In 2024, Arizona will become home to VAI Resort, the largest and most luxurious entertainment destination in the United States. This $1 billion, 60-acre oasis promises to revolutionize experiential luxury hospitality, with unparalleled amenities inspired by international hotspots like Mykonos, Dubai, Miami, and Tulum. Here’s what you need to know about this game-changing resort.

VAI Resort Villas Tower

Location & Accessibility:

Conveniently located less than 20 minutes from Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport and just 1,000 feet from State Farm Stadium, VAI Resort will be easily accessible for both local and international travelers. The resort’s address is 9505 Cardinals Way, Glendale, AZ 85305.


VAI Resort Muse Tower room

VAI Resort will feature more than 1,100 lavish hotel rooms and suites across four stunning towers, designed by world-renowned artists and architects. Guests can expect an indulgent escape from the ordinary during their stay.

Entertainment & Activities:

VAI Resort concert stadium at night

The resort will host a state-of-the-art, multi-level concert venue with a 360-degree stage, capable of accommodating over 8,000 attendees. The venue will feature VIP skyboxes, stadium-style seating, and VIP booths, with the hotel tower offering premium concert viewing from room balconies.

VAI Resort Konos bar at night

Additionally, VAI will be home to the country’s largest man-made party island, Konos Island. This 52,000-square-foot marvel boasts a restaurant, private cabanas, a DJ booth, and a 16-person aerial bar, providing guests with breathtaking panoramic views from 150 feet in the sky.

VAI Resort KONOS VIP Cabanas

VAI Resort Villas Rooftop

For family fun, the world’s first Mattel Adventure Park will offer unique experiences like Hot Wheels go-karts, a Thomas & Friends treasure hunt, and a Barbie Beach House with a signature pink beverage on the third-story rooftop.

“Traveling has always been a passion of mine, and it’s what inspired me to dream big. VAI Resort was born from my experiences exploring different parts of the world and wanting to bring this global perspective to my backyard,” says Grant Fisher, President and CEO of VAI Global Development and an Arizona native. “Our mission is to redefine the luxury hospitality experience while incorporating the thrill of live entertainment. VAI is a one-of-a-kind destination set to exceed all expectations and leave a lasting impression on our guests.”

Dining & Nightlife:

With 12 upscale restaurants featuring a range of international cuisines and 10 exclusive bars and lounges, VAI Resort will offer guests a world-class dining and nightlife experience. Seven of the restaurants will feature waterfront views for an unforgettable culinary adventure.

Shopping & Amenities:

VAI Resort Retail shops

Guests can indulge in some retail therapy at the resort’s 80,000-square-foot shopping corridor, housing approximately 40 luxury retail destinations. Additional amenities include a 20,000-square-foot luxury spa and fitness center, a 50,000-square-foot flexible meeting and event space, an 18,000-square-foot two-story nightclub, a 2,500-square-foot wedding venue, and a 4D interactive theater.

Outdoor Recreation:

VAI Resort KONOS Pool

The resort will feature a 6-acre swimming oasis with temperature-controlled clear blue water and white sand beaches for year-round enjoyment. For thrill-seekers, a tethered hot air balloon will offer sweeping views of the area for up to 30 guests, floating up to 400 feet in the air.

VAI Resort is set to transform Arizona into a premier luxury destination, providing an unparalleled experience for guests seeking indulgence, entertainment, and relaxation. Mark your calendars for 2024 and prepare for the ultimate getaway at VAI Resort. Visit for more information.