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How to Enjoy Scottsdale, Arizona, for Sober-Curious Travelers

by Katie Skrzek

Feb 8, 2024

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Destinations / North America

Dry January may be over, but many travelers are still interested in sober vacations. Scottsdale, Arizona, offers sober and sober-curious travelers plenty of alcohol-free experiences.


Book a stay at Mountain Shadows Resort Scottsdale. The luxury resort offers guests a Moon & Stars Sleep package, perfect for a restful trip.  The offer includes a cup of golden moon milk, sleep journal and sleep mask. Head to on-site restaurant Hearth and enjoy a libation from the mocktail menu.



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Castle Hot Springs is an ideal escape for travelers interested in a restorative getaway. The secluded property offers a wide range of year-round wellness experiences including yoga and sleep retreats. Enjoy non-alcoholic or low-ABV drinks at Bar 1896.


Scottsdale’s culinary and bar scene has options for sober travelers. Hula’s Modern Tiki features tropical mocktails in vintage-inspired tiki mugs alongside fusion cuisine. Etta boasts a mocktail program utilizing non-alcoholic spirits from Seedlip and alcohol-free wine.



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Beyond mocktails, there are numerous alcohol-free activities. Modern appeal meets Old West charm in Old Town Scottsdale. The neighborhood offers travelers a collection of art galleries, boutiques, restaurants, museums and historic sites. Enjoy the great outdoors in Scottsdale, with a wide range of outdoor adventures including stargazing, hiking, ATV rides, horseback riding, hot-air balloon rides and more.


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