Create Your Sedona, Arizona Adventure

"Create" - to bring into existence; to produce through imaginative skill; to produce or bring about by a course of action or behavior; cause or occasion. (Miriam [...]

Experience Our Native American Culture in Sedona

The Sedona area is one of the best places in Arizona to experience American Indian culture. At El Portal Sedona Hotel we offer our guests unique concierge [...]

El Portal Sedona Hotel Receives 2018 AAA Accolades

Not only has El Portal Sedona Hotel received the prestigious AAA Four Diamond Hotel Award for 2018, but also Inspector's Best of Housekeeping as well as Inspector's Best of Wow [...]

Sedona Heritage Museum – Caretakers of Sedona History

The Sedona Heritage Museum, a lovely and historical center, gives visitors an eye (and an ear) into the history of the Sedona area. But it offers much more [...]

Hike Safely in Sedona’s Summer Heat

Hiking Sedona's red rocks is a "spiritual" experience - no matter what the season. But with summertime temps reaching the mid to high 90s F (low to mid 30s C), [...]

El Portal Sedona Hotel – It’s all about the Personal Connection

Sedona is an iconic area where you can truly immerse yourself in the beauty of the west, sadly many people simply pass through, taking a few photos [...]

Key Considerations in Planning a Pet-Friendly Vacation Adventure

For many people, pets are a vital part of the family, and the special bond shared with them is as close as the ones shared with human [...]

Sedona Open Studios Tour – A Spring Event

At El Portal Sedona Hotel we love the art here in Sedona, and the Open Studios Tour is a wonderful event for visitors and locals alike. Here's [...]

Five Reasons to Visit the Grand Canyon Now

Let's get right to it...here are our five reasons why you should visit the Grand Canyon now... This Natural Wonder is magnificent in winter. With a soft blanket [...]

Sedona’s Art Scene – Outstanding. Diverse. Exceptional.

The Sedona has a thriving arts scene, it has grown into what the New York Times refers to as “A new west enclave of galleries.”  Fascinating landscapes and breathtaking beauty [...]