We-Ko-Pa Casino Resort
We-Ko-Pa Casino Resort overview
Located 18 miles north-east of Scottsdale in Fort McDowell, the We-Ko-Pa Casino Resort is surrounded by breath-taking mountain and desert scenery. Home to two championship courses at We-Ko-Pa Golf Club and many more within a short drive, it is a popular choice for golfers visiting the area. One of the main attractions is the resort’s full-service casino that’s packed with blackjack tables, slots, sports betting kiosks and much more. With the Amethyst Spa, outdoor heated pool and a selection of dining options onsite, plus lots to explore locally, the We-Ko-Pa Casino Resort is a great choice for a Scottsdale golf vacation.
We-Ko-Pa Golf Club is home to 36 holes of award-winning championship golf. The Cholla and Saguaro courses are two of the best in the Scottsdale region and offer an unbelievable desert golf experience just a short walk from your hotel bedroom door.
SunRidge Canyon and Eagle Mountain are also just minutes from the resort and some of the region’s big names such as TPC Scottsdale, Troon North and Grayhawk Golf Club are all in close proximity.
With 246 bedrooms to choose from, We-Ko-Pa Resort has accommodations for every occasion. From Golfer Junior Suites to Deluxe Mountain View options, each of the bedrooms is well appointed with all the required amenities to make for a relaxing and comfortable stay. Many rooms offer balconies and views of the untouched desert landscape.
Restaurant & Bars
When it comes to food & drink, there are plenty of options. Ahnala serves an All-American selection of comfort dining, WKP Sports Bar is the place to watch the latest live-action and enjoy pub fare, and The Dining Studio is an all-you-can-eat international selection of food stations. For an upscale experience choose Ember restaurant where high-quality steaks and seafood are complemented by an extensive wine list, whiskey and cocktail selection. The Casino Center Bar is a great spot to meet for a drink and if you require something on the go, you’ll find all you need at The Market.
Spa & Leisure
After time on the golf course, We-Ko-Pa’s outdoor heated pool is the place to relax whilst enjoying views of the desert and mountain scenery. If you wish to indulge further then book a treatment at the Amethyst Spa & Boutique and enjoy a full selection of massages, body treatments and therapies. As a guest of the Spa, you’ll also have access to a state-of-the-art fitness center with cardio and weight training equipment.
If you are looking for something more action-packed, then Fort McDowell Adventures is just 4-miles from the resort and offers Jeep, bike and Segway tours, horseback riding – all set in a unique desert environment.
We-Ko-Pa Casino Resort is located in Fort McDowell, 18 miles north-east of Old Town Scottsdale and 24 miles from Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport.
On Site Activities
The big draw at We-Ko-Pa is its full-service, 24-hour casino. Described as Arizona’s greatest gaming floor, there is 166,000 sq-feet of blackjack tables, slots, sports betting kiosks and much more.
Golf courses near to We-Ko-Pa Casino Resort
Sunridge Canyon Golf Course
at Sunridge Canyon Golf Club
SunRidge Canyon sits on the natural rolling terrain of the ridges and canyons of the McDowell Mountains, a true and scenic test of desert golf that finishes with the signature “Wicked 6” holes.
Eagle Mountain Golf Course
at Eagle Mountain Golf Club
Established in 1996, Eagle Mountain is one of Arizona’s finest courses. Situated in the ravines of the McDowell Mountains, it offers a challenging yet fair desert-style golfing experience.
at We-Ko-Pa Golf Club
Measuring in at 6966 yards from the tips, this par-71 desert course offers a challenging and enjoyable experience with scenic views of the nearby mountains.
at We-Ko-Pa Golf Club
With elevation changes and beautiful mountain views, the par-72 Cholla Course delivers a great Arizona golf experience in the most natural of desert environments, void of homes or other development.