Fact Sheet

Nestled high in the Sonoran Desert, CIVANA is a playground of wellbeing located just outside of Scottside of Scottsdale. The only wellness resort & spa to focus on happiness first, healthiness always, CIVANA provides time and space to awaken the soul, free the mind and connect.

Proudly named among the World’s Best Wellness Resorts, CIVANA offers unbounded opportunities to explore, enjoy, and evolve. From aerial yoga and desert paddle boarding to signature spa treatments and pick-your-proof happy hours, you’ll feel the CIVANA difference in every element and moment of your journey.


  • Nestled high in the Sonoran Desert, CIVANA is a playground of wellbeing located just outside of Scottdale.
  • 20+ acres


  • CIVANA’s welcoming accommodations feature clean lines, natural materials, and spacious layouts ranging from 350 to 1,250 square fee, all with an outdoor balcony or patio.


  • At CIVANA guests have the delightful adventure of enjoying two warmly inviting and wondrously inventive restaurants led by our culinary team. Enjoy hyper-seasonal offerings and high vibe food at Seed, CIVANA’s cafe and specialty market. Terras, the resort’s signature during destination offers a delightfully fresh and modern take on regionally inspired cuisine.


  • CIVANA’s truly gracious and passionate team of healers and providers offer a carefully curated menu of restorative treatments in our 22,000 square foot award-winning spa. Featuring personalized spa journeys using products from iconic, natural skin care brands, our treatments deliver a balance of inner bliss and ultimate therapeutic benefits.
  • The Spa recaptures the time-honored art of healing through water in our hydrotherapy thermal circuit of hot and cold pools, cool waterfall shower and beautiful sanarium offering humidity and heat from within. There are both physical and energetic benefits to ‘taking the waters’, an ancient tradition of healing, cleansing and rejuvenation. Every experience begins with this grounding ritual for your personalized spa respite.


  • Led by our wellness guides–and always totally optional; CIVANA offers extensive wellness classes each day that draw on varied disciplines and techniques. Whether you are looking to tap into mindfulness by learning meditation or strengthen your core with one of our many yoga offerings, there is a class that is right for you. We also offer private classes to meet your individual needs in a more intimate setting. It’s all part of our holistic approach to total wellbeing.

Meetings & Events

  • A retreat at CIVANA is unique and unforgettable. We infuse our wellness approach into every group stay, from customized team-building activities and lectures to serene strategy sessions and one-on-one meetings with our on-site wellness guides. Enjoy one of our many breathtaking spaces to host your event. We are committed to providing paths of change, growth, and discovery. All in a serene desert setting that fosters creative thinking, calm communication, and optimism.

Delight in the Details

  • 20+ private acres.
  • 144 spacious rooms and suites in our resort setting.
  • 23,000 square feet of indoor/outdoor meeting and event space, including a 9,600 sq. ft. ballroom and multiple lawns and pool decks for outdoor functions.
  • 22,000 square foot award-winning spa with 24 treatment rooms, lap pool, Aqua Therapy Circuit, and salon.
  • 5,000 square feet of fitness, yoga, and meditation spaces, and nearby hiking/biking trails
  • 2 dining options, Terras and Seed with indoor and outdoor seating
  • 3 heated resort pools and outdoor hot tub
  • 3 inspiring retail destinations; the Boutique located next to the Spa, Seed Cafe + Market, and our offering in the Fitness Lounge, all dedicated to unique and thoughtful products.
  • Daily wellness experiences; from mindfulness, movement, culinary, personal growth to outdoor adventure and creative arts.
  • Complimentary resort bikes to explore Carefree, Arizona.
  • Complimentary CIVANA water bottle with access to on-property FloWater alkaline water hydration stations.
  • Complimentary self-parking.

In-Room Amenities

  • Grown Alchemist personal care products
  • Plush bathrobes
  • 100% cotton bamboo blend linens
  • Rock balancing kit
  • Pour over coffee & tea maker with assorted coffees & teas
  • Mini refrigerator
  • Toiletry essentials including hair dryer, shower cap, make-up remover wipes, cotton pads, Q-tips, emery board, & sewing kit
  • Make-up mirror
  • Iron with ironing board
  • Safe
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi