There could be nothing more satisfying than stepping into your newlywed life amid the romantic sunsets and picture-perfect backdrops that provide so much deserving intimacy that you desire for a unique, once-in-a-lifetime Scottsdale wedding experience. This beautiful vision can be perfectly matched at the Gainey Ranch Golf Club, the best-kept secret in the heart of Scottsdale!
Widely spread across the intense beauty of the Sonoran Desert near Scottsdale, Gainey Ranch Golf Club offers unparalleled golf on three distinctive, championship nine-hole courses- The Lakes, The Dunes and The Arroyo. As an award-winning 27-hole private golf club, Gainey Ranch Golf Club also offers panoramic McDowell mountain views and breathtaking blue skies which are altogether a complete fun for your grand fiesta. The venue has helped thousands of couples to celebrate great moments and bring their wedding dreams to life. It's the perfect choice for nature-lovers and those seeking something romantic and off-the-beaten-path. And not to miss the fact that it is the loveliest spot to get the best of your Phoenix wedding photography as the lakes and sweeping lawns make for photographs that are sure to look like exquisite paintings.
Nestled in the heart of ‘where it's happening’ Scottsdale, Arizona, Gainey Ranch was once a historic Arabian horse ranch owned by Daniel C. Gainey which is expanding more than just a golf club – it’s a home away from home. Experience a wedding celebration like no other at this beautiful clubhouse which is a complete package with a private dining room, ballroom, welcome lounge, and outdoor patio.
For your reception, choose between two event spaces: one option that spotlights the lush green surroundings, and the second offering a lake view and romantic cascading waterfall. And what you will get are the memories wrapped around artistically exactly the way you have envisioned!! As you are done with the first look, move out for the group photos before the ceremony, with your bridesmaids at a secluded but gorgeous space of the Gainey Ranch Golf Club. This is the time to live the joyous moments with your buddies and have fun as you are getting ready for this grand and memorable event of the lifetime.
Picture this! You are walking down the rose petal-covered aisle with your dad holding your hand just like when you were a little girl. There isn’t a single dry eye in the room when the newlyweds promise to always be there for each other. Every face is happy and excited to see you two starting the new phase of life as Mr. & Mrs.!!! Thousands of emotions running into your mind as a bride as your dreams are turning into a beautiful reality. This nostalgic moment is worth capturing by your Phoenix wedding photographers as the soon-to-be bride is finally bidding adieu to her bachelorhood today. And if it is the wonderful ambiance of Gainey Ranch Golf Club greeting you at every nook and cranny, you are halfway done to your successful wedding. With a place full of so many photo ops, your fun-filled, elegant reception is more of a dreamy fairytale fiesta at this impeccable venue!
From the moment you roll up the palm-lined drive, round the circular drive and enter the stunning, newly renovated clubhouse staged on what once was an Arabian horse ranch of the Gainey family, you will enjoy a manicured grass lawn with surrounding views of the lake, mountains, and course. Then, move into the clubhouse for your reception where you are greeted by beautiful green surroundings while the idyllic settings created by the natural light lent by the floor-to-ceiling windows of the grand ballroom are just awesome! The massive windows inside the elegant ballroom extend the breathtaking panoramic views and allow the beautiful sunset to glow. The ballroom features natural wood structures, elegant drapery, and a gold candelabra chandelier. This scenic landscape is flirtatious enough for the Phoenix wedding photographers to take your candid snapshots at the panoramic views of the lush greens and McDowell mountains.
You and your guests will enjoy a warm and inviting indoor lounge with a built-in bar and a wrap-around outdoor patio that joins their elegant ballroom. The outdoor wedding ceremonies can be held atop sweeping green grass with picturesque views of the surrounding trees. Looking for a separate space outdoors? Let your guests enjoy the tranquility of waterfall patio and ballroom patio while enjoying the dusky light adding vibrancy and grace to your wedding pictures. Your Phoenix wedding photographers adore the garden patio for the palette of colors along with the sumptuous waterfall.
The Gainey Ranch Golf Club experience allows Scottsdale golf to be taken to a whole new level and set the benchmark for other Scottsdale area golf courses. Pitched with the great holes designed by Michael Poellot, the former chief architect for Robert Trent Jones Jr., each of Gainey Ranch’s golf courses lived up to the reputation that a golf course must meet. As the longest of the three nines, The Arroyo ends with its infamous peninsular green on No. 9 that requires both power and placement. The Dunes course that requires accuracy off the tee and a gentle touch on the greens is surrounded by the indigenous desert. This is where it brings the best of Phoenix wedding photography featuring you two. With its lush greenery, sparkling waterways and a spectacular waterfall at the ninth hole, the Lakes is a challenging yet delightful Scottsdale golf course. All three of these world-class golf courses combine to make Gainey Ranch the top choice for exceptional golf in Scottsdale.
As your perfect wedding venue, Gainey Ranch Golf Club will help you create the wedding of your dreams with an unparalleled level of service while enjoying delectable cuisine designed by the executive chef. Choose this venue for the perfect combination of rustic elegance and modern decor and make your big day memorable forever! For your wedding planning to be spotless from start to finish, Gainey Ranch Golf Club is flexible to meet your every whim. The idea is to create a wedding that no one can forget, where the tenderness between the bride and groom must portray from the crazy reception party.
With its painterly desert landscape, Arizona’s capital city Phoenix has a lot more to explore that counts for vibrant engagement photography at this sumptuous location. Beaming year-round sunny days, Phoenix anchors the sprawling, multi-city metro area known as the ‘Valley of the Sun’. You can enjoy an exotic mix of cacti and native plant life at the Desert Botanical Garden or live some intimate moments with your partner at the fountains on the Scottsdale Waterfront. Pause for a portrait at iconic Camelback Mountain and you will love the panoramic views of Phoenix that it surrounds. And you will be surprised with the perk- the best shots for your Phoenix engagement photography.
Color your engagement session with plenty of character at Scottsdale Civic Center Plaza you will be thrilled with the bold architectural wonder of City Hall to the iconic LOVE sculpture. This universally celebrated piece of public art lets you get playful and creative as you have a lovable stroll at the impeccable grounds to take in special moments around the elegant fountains and peaceful lagoon, all shaded by towering palm trees. If you love to be around the lush change of scenery, let’s take a tour of the rolling green of one of many Jack Nicklaus-designed golf courses. With all these engaging attractions to hop around, Phoenix never lets you down with its spotless ambiance at every inch.
Gainey Ranch Golf Club is all about unparalleled golfing amid the gorgeous sunsets as you enjoy the fantastic views of the mountains through the elegant indoors. As one of the most desirable wedding venues in the Phoenix area, there is so much you get to experience. So, reserve the date and tie the knot with your Mr. Perfect at this perfect spot.
7600 East Gainey Club Drive
Scottsdale,, AZ 85258