Plan Your Trip




SCA has secured a limited number of sleeping rooms at a special discounted rate.  To obtain the special rate, be sure to make your reservations early and to indicate that you are attending SCA conference.  The expiration of the discount is March 30, 2018 or when SCA's room block has been filled. After that time, availability will be limited and higher rates may apply.


JW Marriott Phoenix Desert Ridge
5350 E Marriott Dr.
Phoenix, AZ 85054

Rate: $289*

*Rate includes complimentary basic internet access in the huest room, access to the resort fitness center and a $20 per room per night resort credit for attendees to utilize in Resort dining outlets, Wildfire Golf Club and Shop and Revive Spa and Shop.  Resort credit excludes: Roy's Restaurant, FedEx Kinkos, Del Star Gift Shop (across Starbucks), Dry Cleaning Service, Room & Tax, Resort Fee & Tax, Room upgrade fees, and Griffin Club upgrade fees.

Cutoff Date: March 30, 2018

Resort Fee: The option to add a resort fee (currently $35 per room per night) will be available at time of reservation and check in.  The resort fee includes:
  • Self-parking or valet parking
  • High Speed Guestroom Internet and local phone calls
  • Unlimited "Fitness On Demand Classes" in Revive Spa**
  • Dinner appetizer from Meritage, an Urban Tavern or Stonegrill, one per entrée purchased with a maximum of two per room, up to a $12 value each***
  • Wildfire Golf Driving Range with unlimited balls and use of clubs. Proper golf attire required
  • Golf bag storage at Wildfire Golf Club
  • Use of tennis facilities, includes up to four racquets
  • Two hour bike rental, based on availability, up to four bikes

*Daily Resort Fee is subject to applicable taxes at time of check in

**An age requirement of 16 years old for use of the fitness facilities applies to all guests.

***Present resort fee card at time of dining for complimentary appetizer.  Roy’s Restaurant is not included in complimentary appetizer offer.

Check-In: 4 pm

Check-Out: 11 am

Reservations: Phone Reservations: 1.800.835.6206
Online Reservations: CLICK HERE

Airport Information

Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (PHX)
3400 E Sky Harbor Blvd
Phoenix, AZ 85034

Ground Transportation to Hotel

Taxi: Estimated $60 one way

SuperShuttle: A 10% discount has been setup for SuperShuttle service to and from Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport.  Reservations must be made online through the link below in order to receive the discounted rate.  Discounts are valid April 25-May 6, 2018.

Discount code: M6XDF
Reservations: CLICK HERE

After claiming your luggage:
  1. Locate the shuttle services at your terminal:

    Terminal 2: Exit door #8 of the baggage claim area and proceed to the outer island. 
    Terminal 3: Exit door #4 on the south side of the baggage claim area and proceed to
    the outer curb, turn left, and proceed to sign marked “Van Service”
    Terminal 4: Exit door #8 by baggage carousel #2. Check in with the customer service representative at the SuperShuttle counter.

  2. Provide confirmation number to SuperShuttle representative and a shuttle will be arranged.

Hotel Parking

Self-Park: $10/day
Valet: $29/day

Please refer to the hotel website for more information on parking rates.  SCA does not reimburse for parking.

Weather & Conference Attire

Phoenix average high in April: 88°F
Phoenix average low in April: 65°F

Meeting Room Temperatures: Temperatures may vary.  Please bring a light sweater or jacket to all meetings.

Visit Phoenix

Somewhere between a saguaro selfie and a poolside cabana are friendly dive bars to explore, great music to discover, and street art to stumble upon - all wrapped in a stunning desert backdrop.

So come and let Phoenix surprise you.