JW Marriott Desert Ridge Resort

Phoenix, Arizona

All Pinnacle sessions and networking events will be held exclusively at the JW Marriott Desert Ridge Resort in the heart of Phoenix, Arizona, a beautiful destination that comprises 316 spectacular acres in the Sonoran Desert and offers awe-inspiring views of immaculate desert vistas and striking mountains. Discover the luxury the resort has to offer, from an array of activities for all ages to some of the area’s luxurious dining options. The JW Marriott Desert Ridge Resort is the perfect setting to combine an unforgettable family mini-vacation with a productive conference and networking experience.

Championship Golf

Wildfire Golf Club is amongst the top Phoenix golf courses, situated in the rugged Sonoran Desert and features two picturesque 18-hole championship courses designed by two of golf’s greatest legends — Arnold Palmer and Nick Faldo.

Family-Friendly Activities

Thinking of making Pinnacle part of a family vacation? Take advantage of the resort’s five sparkling pools, lazy river and waterslide, kids activity center and an on-site fitness facility. Experience the tennis club and full-service pro shop, or spend some time at the Revive Spa, which offers diverse treatments that incorporate tranquil settings and indigenous ingredients.


The JW Marriott Desert Ridge has a dining option for nearly every craving, from casual poolside fare to fine dining. Taste Hawaiian- and Asian-inspired cuisine while appreciating impressive patio views at Roy’s Pacific Rim, or enjoy a craft brew at Meritage, the resort’s upscale urban tavern.

Nearby Activities
Explore the world of music at the Musical Instrument Museum, recently recognized as one of the top 20 museums in the United States. Experience the Desert Ridge Marketplace next door – 1.2 million square feet of retail space featuring outdoor fireplaces and unique water features, interactive shopping, dining and live music in a vibrant, outdoor setting. On High Street, you can find food, cocktails and stand-up comedy.



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Enjoy all of this at Pinnacle with AAA four-diamond lodging at our exclusive discounted room rate of just $169 a night.


Pinnacle’s exclusive rate includes guest room internet and complimentary self parking. There is no additional resort fee.


The room block is filling up. We recommend you call the hotel directly at (480) 293-5000 for your Pinnacle reservation. If you find the hotel is full, contact the Fitch & Associates office at (816) 431-2600. There is a potential waiting list. An alternative hotel is the Marriott’s Canyon Villas, which shares an entrance with the Desert Ridge.