If there’s one place where you can get a taste of all the best Scottsdale has to offer, it’s downtown. This vibrant heart of the city is comprised of easily walkable neighborhoods brimming with eclectic shops, fine art galleries, stellar museums and award-winning restaurants. Old Town Scottsdale features plenty of choices for World Class shopping, dining and entertainment. The Waterfront area along the canal offers dining, shopping, luxury condominiums and outdoor entertainment with seasonal artisan fairs and weekend farmers markets.
The premier residential community in the area is located adjacent to Fashion Square Mall and named Optima Camelview. It is an award-winning LEED Silver Certified architectural landmark statement for refined urban living in Downtown Scottsdale. Built on 13-acres the mixed-use community consists of 700 units in 11 interconnected terraced bridge-linked buildings offering an underground garage. The roof area is a 10-acre community park with meandering pedestrian paths. Buildings consist of 6-7 floors of unique floor plans capturing Camelback Mountain views as well landscaped courtyards with water features, three swimming pools and spas. Blossoming private terraces, gardened rooftops, floor-to-ceiling glass walls and sophisticated recreation and relaxation opportunities in a resort-style.
Nearby, all the shopping, dining, entertainment, and cultural venues of downtown Scottsdale are just steps outside your door. With architecture, ambiance, amenities including an expansive Concierge service and restaurants that are second to none, Optima Camelview Village is a great place to live.
Scottsdale Waterfront Residences is another high rise luxury condominium community along the waterfront in Downtown Scottsdale comprising 2 13-story tower with just under 200 condo homes. Amenities include 24-hour security, valet parking, concierge services, a heated roof top pool and spa with phenomenal mountain views for hundreds of miles in every direction, individual wine storage lockers, state-of-the-art Fitness Center, massage rooms and much more. It is just steps away to all the best in shopping, dining, the Scottsdale Art District and, as well as waterfront strolling along the canal. This community has made Ground Zero for all of Scottsdale entertainment and a very highly desired luxury location to live.
New Construction or Newer Condominium Communities
Sage Scottsdale is a 6-acre premier location along the Canal at the Waterfront in Downtown Scottsdale. Condominiums are from 1375-1659 sqft with luxurious upgrades included. Amenities includes a 3400 sqft private clubhouse, waterfront pool and spa with outdoor seating and private cabanas, raised terraces for scenic dining, wine cellar and tasting room, Fitness Center and more. Access to landscaped canal-front walking and biking paths connecting to Old Town Scottsdale are just steps outside your door.
Inspire, is a 97-unit 4-story contemporary community featuring condominium homes from 804 -1530 sf within walking or biking distance to one of the most popular tourist destinations in the world: Downtown Scottsdale. The units at Inspire Downtown Scottsdale are equipped with the latest in high-end appliances and luxury furnishings.
Safari Drive is a unique boutique community consisting of 7 buildings with 215 units. Safari Drive’s world class architecture boldly makes a statement and is located near a variety of posh restaurants, art galleries, hip nightclubs and bars along with a wide assortment of shops. Units at Safari Drive feature one, two and three-bedroom floor plans ranging in size from 933 to 2,722 square feet. Floor plans are a mix of live/work units, lofts, flats and town-homes. All residences feature floor-to-ceiling efficient glass, spacious private decks, concrete flooring and designer kitchens.
Old Town Scottsdale
Of course, there are other condominium, patio home and single family home communities in the Old Town/Downtown Scottsdale area in addition to the few named above. High rise modern, contemporary communities, low density patio homes in gated neighborhoods, single family homes on small home-sites and historic locations as well as larger home-sites found in the Arcadia neighborhoods just west of Scottsdale near Camelback Mountain offer diversified housing options and yet still within close proximity to the Downtown Scottsdale area.
Numerous golf courses in the Central and South Scottsdale area include Starfire Golf Course, Sunscape Golf Course, Camelback Golf Club, Gainey Ranch Golf Club, Kierland Golf Club, McCormick Ranch Golf Course and Phoenician Golf Club.