What to do in Sedona…National Forest Service Approved

Sedona offers a wide array of activities, events and festivals for visitors to experience. From art hikes to van tours, there is so much to do and [...]

Take a Walkabout in Breathtaking Sedona

The Sedona area is known for its many hiking trails, which allow on-foot exploration of the majestic red rock wonderland that makes the city famous. However, visitors [...]

Autumn Colors of Sedona & Fall Festivities

With cooler temperatures on the horizon, the Sedona landscape changes with the rising and setting sun. Do you love fall, and the beauty the season brings? The [...]

September in Sedona

At El Portal Sedona Hotel we love this time of year - not only is the weather perfect, but it is time for the 8th Annual Sedona WineFest! Believe [...]

Past Guest Summer Special at El Portal

At El Portal Sedona Hotel, we want to say thank you to our past guests with a special just for you! To show our appreciation we are [...]

Discover Family Fun in Stunning Sedona Part II

We're back with part 2 of our suggestions for a family friendly Sedona vacation! With Sedona’s annual calendar packed with special events, visitors at any time of [...]

Discovering Family Fun in Stunning Sedona Part I

With its intense natural beauty, peaceful, spiritual vibe, and world-renowned outdoor activities, Sedona is not always considered a destination for family friendly fun.  While it is true [...]

Hiking RULES!

You can read this two ways; one - hiking indeed does rule! OR the rules of hiking... Here are our top hiking rules to keep you safe [...]

Summer Safety for Pets

Ah summertime - sunshine, blue skies, birdsong, late sunsets, swimming, hiking, touring, just relaxing and having fun. Our pets love summer as much as we do!  Here [...]