Welcome to Old Town Scottsdale
Featuring luxury condominiums and spacious homes surrounded by beautiful mountain views, Old Town Scottsdale draws a diverse mix of love-to-socialize residents as well as high-season visitors.
Fashionable and very social.
With hundreds of art galleries, award-winning restaurants, bars and luxury shopping centers that surround the immediate area of Old Town Scottsdale, it’s hard to imagine this bustling city was once a small farming community dating back to the late 1800s. Several of the historic landmarks in Old Town Scottsdale — such as the Little Red Schoolhouse (now the Scottsdale Historical Museum), Mexican Imports Shop and Saba’s Western Wear — along with dining establishments such as the Sugar Bowl, Pink Pony and Los Olivos Mexican Patio, are still in existence and featured in the Historic Old Town Scottsdale self-guided walking tour.
What To Expect
A high concentration of dining establishments, luxury shopping and nightlife venues.
Living in Old Town Scottsdale means there is no shortage of casual, upscale, contemporary and fusion restaurant options as well as happy hour spots, pubs, hip dance clubs, bars and lounges. Many of Scottsdale’s resorts have critically acclaimed signature restaurants that are definitely worth a visit. The Entertainment District — the vibrant area located on Scottsdale Road just south of Camelback Road to Sixth Avenue — draws younger crowds who seek an active nightlife at popular dance clubs such as Red Revolver Lounge, The Mint and Maya Day and Nightclub.
What Not To Expect
Master-planned communities, hordes of young families.
A variety of residential options are available in Old Town Scottsdale including mid-rise condominium complexes — such as The Mark by Toll Brothers which is situated next to the Hotel Valley Ho Resort — many of which sport beautiful architecture, contemporary interiors and upscale amenities such as a fitness center, rooftop pool and room service meals. Plenty of newly renovated single-family homes, many featuring mature landscaping, sparkling pools and views of Camelback Mountain, are situated in the quiet neighborhoods that surround Old Town Scottsdale.
Fun, flirty and sophisticated.
Scottsdale is without a doubt a golfer’s paradise, indeed, the climate accommodates playing in year-round comfort thanks to the Valley’s 300-plus days of sunshine annually. The number of golf courses to choose from is enormous; in fact, there are more than 200 courses in Scottsdale and the surrounding area. For novice and experienced hikers, nearby Camelback Mountain features two summit trails — Echo Canyon Recreation Area and Cholla Trail — that are extremely popular among residents and visitors who wish to experience all the native wildlife and beauty the Sonoran Desert has to offer.
You'll Fall In Love With
The hopping Entertainment District, the views of Camelback Mountain.
Old Town Scottsdale is home to Scottsdale Fashion Square, featuring hundreds of luxury clothing and high-end specialty stores such as Nordstrom, Neiman Marcus, Crate & Barrel, Tiffany & Co., Louis Vuitton and Gucci. Old Town also boasts numerous art galleries, boutiques and shops offering unique jewelry, high-end heirloom-style pottery and one-of-a-kind handcrafted gifts.