Kings Ferinand's Cellar
Impress your guests with a private dining experience in an intimate and secluded wine cellar. Ferdinand’s Cellar seats 14 guests and boasts hand-carved doors from the ancestral birthplace of King Ferdinand of Spain. The woodwork, rich hues, and chandelier bring out the grandeur of this clandestine space.
Privé Meeting & Dining Room
This modern private dining room is a stunning location for an intimate private party. Overlooking a Spanish courtyard, Privé offers a unique experience location for a business meeting, lunch, breakout private dining room, and much more.
The intimate patio of award-winning Prado restaurant is an ideal space to host a dinner for friends and family. Guests will be treated to the tranquil sounds of the Alhambra fountain where they can soak up the majestic views of Camelback Mountain. The covered patio also features a fireplace at its west end and heaters throughout making for an ideal al fresco dining spot all year.
The Atrium showcases the distinctive sights and colors of Southern Spain. Located within the heart of Prado, this is truly the location for any group that wants to be the center of activity and includes a wide variety of dining options geared towards your special occasion. The space features seating up to 30 people and is in close proximity to the interactive wood-fired tapas kitchen.
Tapas Kitchen & Bar
Invite your guests to experience the energy and action of Prado’s Tapas Bar. Savor the flavors reminiscent of the beloved culinary pastime in Spain, where dishes are small in size, numerous in number and designed to be shared and enjoyed with a glass of wine. Invite your guests to partake in this Spanish tradition where they can mix and match menu items to create a custom experience. Choose a seat at the communal tapas bar to chat with the chef that’s tending the flame and prepare yourself for a steady stream of small plates to include wood-fired meats, marinated vegetables along with Spanish meats and cheeses. Each tapas dish is made with traditional ingredients and some incredible house made sauces that really capture the best of this extraordinary cuisine. Enjoy with blends and varietals, available by the glass, selected from Prado’s cellar of more than 100 bottled wines.
The spirit of leisure, camaraderie and good times are an integral part of the Spanish tradition. Gather with friends and family at the Community Table. Nestled in the corner of Mbar, this casual and inviting social dining space is the perfect place to watch the talented bar team craft the perfect cocktail with a creative twist. Enjoy happy hour specials and all day bites or indulge in tapas for the entire party to share.
Located in Cortijo Plaza, adjacent to the entrance of Prado restaurant, the Mbar Patio affords guests a more secluded setting compared to the indoor lounge that can host an event for up to 40 guests. This outdoor dining space allows for both community table and individual seating around the fire. Cortijo Plaza is a gathering and meeting place, resembling the plaza of a small Andalusian town.
Camelback Lawn & Villa
Camelback Presidential Villa affords an opportunity to have an intimate private estate experience for your event. This 2 bedroom, 2.5 bathroom, 2,800 square foot suite is ideal for special occasions offering privacy and convenience all within an enclosed exclusive area of the resort with an expansive great room designed for guests to convene and celebrate before and after an event. The adjacent event lawn is ideal for events large and small while offering an impressive and memorable, unobstructed view of breathtaking Camelback Mountain.
Andalusian Suite & Private Pool
True to its name, the Andalusian Presidential Suite affords the ultimate level of luxury to our highest profile guests. The 2,800 square foot suite boasts a grand marble entryway, Spanish fountain, expansive living area with two palatial bedrooms, two and a half bathrooms and a private office. The French doors lead to your private pool and spacious patio and uninhibited view of Camelback Mountain. Perfect for family reunions, bridal parties and intimate gatherings.
For more information on private dining options, menus and reservations, email MonteluciaPrivateDining@omnihotels.com or call (480) 627-3200.
Nestled in the back of Omni Montelucia’s sprawling 32 acres sits a quiet building behind a quaint gate. It can be easily overlooked to anyone passing by but to those who take the moment to stop, peer in or even open the gate will find a rare-treat. It can be described as a hidden-oasis, a dining room of sorts, a patio-space and a garden integrated into one but to those who experience itin its full, shining glory during an event or a wedding they will describe it differently.
The event-goers will describe it for what it is; Chef’s Kitchen, a place to gather, a place to foster and grow relationships, and a place to celebrate and enjoy the local beauty of the space around you. The hidden gem which sits quiet from the front is teaming with activity and events throughout the week which occur behind its walls. Upon entering its gate you’re greeted by a fountain which slowly sets the ambiance with its steady stream of flowing water. Every direction you look, the walkways are decorated with an abundance of flora, which provides a soothing, fresh garden scent. Surrounded by a seasonal garden, the space is full of citrus trees and herbs such as sage, rosemary, basil, cilantro and a variety of exotic mints. When the custom Spanish doorways are drawn, open natural light and aroma spills into the space from the surrounding garden.
As an interactive kitchen this space is host to a number of unique opportunities for entertainment whether it’s a live cooking demonstration, a personal dining experience, or even host to a wedding or proposal. Event possibilities are endless in this inspiring indoor and outdoor venue and can be tailored to any experience, wish, want or need.
Allow our culinary team to provide you with an intimate dining experience perfect for your catering or wedding event. Chef's Kitchen is a unique space which is approximately 2,200 square-feet and includes an outdoor patio with lush herb garden and a private kitchen featuring custom millwork, hammered brass finishes and Sub-Zero & Wolf appliances.
Chef's kitchen is also host to our Chef's Kitchen Dinner Series, where you may experience one-of-a-kind culinary events showcasing visiting distilleries and winemakers from across the country. Each event is uniquely different and invites guests to indulge in the best and most flavorful ingredients grown locally. Click here to view upcoming events.
Welcome to the beauty of Omni Montelucia, where the sights are comforting, the sounds lulling, the smells delightful and the tastes delicious. The traditions and customs of the region come alive through all of the senses with a signature Montelucia event experience, leaving your guests excited for what comes next.
Desert to Dish
Desert to Dish is a celebration of food and a menu of farm-fresh local fare that highlights the bounty and diversity of Arizona agriculture. The Montelucia culinary team partners with passionate farmers, winemakers and local purveyors to produce an experience that is not only interactive but truly memorable. You are invited to taste the true spirit of the destination and local flavor.
- Family-style dining utilizing Arizona grown produce, cheeses and meats
- Rustic wood décor packages featuring barn door inspired furnishings, soft linens, wooden lazy susans and herb filled mason jars
- Exclusive behind-the-scenes Arizona farm tours
- Hands-on cooking classes in Chef's Kitchen & Herb Garden
- Event receptions with area farmers in attendance sharing their traditions and food sampling
- Wine tasting with Arizona winemakers
- Wellness smoothie and cold pressed juice bar
- "Cofftails" featuring local artisan roasted coffee, shaken nitro cold-brew and a selection of organic Danzeisen infused milk
- Self-harvested salad station using a custom grown hydroponic tower garden filled with fresh lettuce, herbs and heirloom vegetables
Taste of Andalusia
Cuisine in Spain is meant to be celebrated and shared where conversation can flourish. Montelucia’s unique take on Spanish cuisine is another way the resort will deliciously indulge all of your senses, salud! Complement your gathering with some of these classic offerings:
- Live action giant paella chef demonstration
- Décor and lighting packages featuring magical jewel tones, Moroccan lantern lined pathways and rich wood furnishings
- Tapas dine-around reception featuring small plate stations
- Sangria and traditional "gin tonic" mixology classes
- Spanish guitar player and flamenco dancers
- Frozen custard card featuring savory Spanish inspired flavors
- Olive oil tasting and education seminars
- Spanish wine flights and sommelier wine-paired dinners
Add a bit of Mexico to your event and harness the spirit of the Southwest. With reverence to authentic cultural practices passed down through generations, Spanish heritage comes alive at the Montelucia. Invigorate your event with a tailored list of unforgettable conversation starters.
- El Día de Los Muertos art installations performers and custom ofrendas
- Unique Quinceañera offerings
- Taste of the Taqueria – shared platos, ensaladas and assorted street tacos
- Events enhancements including luminaries, papel picado banners, woven baskets and serapes runners
- Cultural experiences with artists musicians and scholars
- Tamale, salsa and tortilla cooking classes and chef demonstrations
- Performances by mariachi groups and ballet folklorico dance troops
- Inventive bar concepts centered around Tequila and Mezcal
Fine Wine Pairing Dinner
Based on your menu, allow Prado’s sommelier to hand select and present your wines table-side.
Perfect Your Palate Wine Education
We invite you to discover new wines, regions, styles and flavors in this wine education experience. Taste exclusive wines from around the world from our extensive by-the-bottle list. Customized programs available.
Meet Your Mixologist
During this interactive class, a talented bartender will teach you the secrets of making classic hand-crafted cocktails which you then get to make and taste. Classes can be customized to include your favorite spirit.
Whether you are hosting a corporate party, meeting, holiday gathering or pre-wedding event, having fun and unique entertainment for your guests is important. From pianists and violinists to solo guitarists, DJ's and more, your guests are sure to have a great time and remember your event for a lifetime.
Cigar Sampling & Rolling
Montelucia's cigar collection includes a large variety of premium cigars from mild to full bodied. Professional cigar rollers are available to enhance any event.
Audio Visual & Lighting
Specialists are available to consult with you regarding your audio, lighting and presentation needs to create awe-inspiring event experiences for any size.
Designer Decor & Florals
Meet with a designer in the on-site showroom to select your furnishings, linens and floral arrangements to create the picture perfect ambiance for every event.