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VAI Resort Largest Arizona

VAI Resort to Build Arizona’s Biggest Hotel

With the mission of bringing a water oasis to the desert, VAI Resort will feature 1,200 hotel rooms, a large concert stage, white sandy beaches and a blue lagoon.

Expected to open in 2023, the resort is currently under construction near State Farm Stadium in Glendale, just outside Phoenix.

The resort will host over 100 concerts a year from a party island surrounded by water, or you can watch from the balcony of your room.

Glendale’s City Manager Kevin Phelps is excited for the new arrival, “When you pick your partners well, you can expect great things to happen. That’s precisely what we’re experiencing with the VAI Resort.”

Other amenities include a spa and wellness center, a wedding chapel and over 40,000 square feet of meeting area. Meant for a playground for all ages, the resort will also be home to the first Mattel Adventure park.


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