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Sedona Summit or Ridge?

Delexed

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We are looking to stay in Sedona in May of 2025 and are trying to decide between the Sedona Summit or Ridge on Sedona. We would be staying in a 2 bedroom lockoff tier 4, so no Mesa or Sunset suite at Summit. We will not be golfing, primarily just hiking. Also, we would mostly be eating in unit. An updated/modern unit is a primary preference.

Given the above, which resort would you choose? Both charge a $25/day resort fee, correct?

TIA!
Alex
 

BJRSanDiego

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Sands of Kahana, Desert Springs I, DSV2, Shadow Ridge Enclaves Dlx
I've stayed at both and I thought that both were nice.

The Ridge is a little further from the center of town (the uptown Y). There was a restaurant at the golf clubhouse.

The Summit had very poor internet and cell phone coverage. Check recent reviews to see if that is still true.
 

easyrider

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Worldmark * * Villa Del Palmar UVCI * * Vacation Internationale*
The view of Thunder Mountain is really good from Sedona Summit. The view of Bell Rock is really good from the Ridge at Sedona. I like the Thunder Mountain view better.

I like both resorts and for us the Ridge is the better resort of the two. The two bed at the Ridge was a lock off that was huge and well furnished. The Ridge is in the Village of Oak Creek and a short drive to some trails including Bell Rock. It's a good 15 - 20 minutes to down town Sedona. The internet is fast enough to use a fire stick. The internet at the Summit was not that good.

Bill
 

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We have stayed at both. Our preference is the Summit as there are many hiking/biking trails there so you don’t need to worry about parking or taking a shuttle. There is access to a shuttle just across the road though and more trails. Internet/phone service is not good.
 
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