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What Is It Like To Live In The Kierland Area Of Scottsdale, Arizona?

The Kierland Area

Surrounded by pretty much everything one could want (besides the beach), there's an undeniable charm to Kierland. What is Kierland? A convenient and upscale community in the North Phoenix slash North Scottsdale area. There are MANY quirks and advantages to this area including what comes with being in The Magic Zip Code. Today on LUXE BLOG, we'll be sharing to-the-point info and some new photos of Kierland. Enjoy.

Culinary Dropout and Vitri.

Strategic Location

Kierland shines in terms of its strategic positioning.

  • Bordering North Scottsdale and North Phoenix
  • Located in The Magic Zip Code
  • Close to the Scottsdale Road Loop 101 Corridor
  • Close to major freeways (101 and 51)
  • Adjacent to resort corridor
  • Short commute to private and international airports

In Kierland, you're always close to the heart of activity. Its proximity to international airports, major freeways, and the resort corridor make it a prime location for anyone seeking to blend convenience with luxury living.

Love Shack Fancy.

Kierland Commons

A unique and upscale outdoor lifestyle center that artfully blends shopping, dining, entertainment, office, and living in an intimate setting.

Specialty Retailers:

  • Chanel Fragrance & Beauty
  • Vuori
  • johnnie-O
  • ALO Yoga
  • Freebird
  • TravisMathew
  • Crate & Barrel
  • Arhaus
  • And many more!


  • Mastro's Ocean Club
  • The Greene House
  • North Italia
  • Zinc Bistro
  • Tommy Bahama
  • The Mission
  • And other yummy places!


Scottsdale Quarter

A trendy, open-air shopping center offering luxury retail, one-of-a kind eateries, and a splash fountain set within a beautiful backdrop. The Quarter is home to more than 80 national and local retail, dining, and entertainment destinations and hosts numerous events and activities throughout the year.

Specialty Retailers

  • Apple Store
  • Bonobos
  • Brilliant Earth
  • CB2
  • Fabletics
  • Forever 21
  • Free People
  • Gap
  • Gorjana
  • Intermix
  • Kendra Scott
  • And other fun places to shop!


  • Arboleda (Latin cuisine)
  • Culinary Dropout (pub fare)
  • Dominick's Steakhouse (steakhouse)
  • Eddie V's Prime Seafood (seafood)
  • Etta (Italian cuisine)
  • Grimaldi's Pizzeria (pizza)
  • JoJo's Shake Bar
  • And several other hotspots!

Westin Kierland Golf Club.

Kierland Golf Club

An award-winning 27-hole golf development that offers a challenging and scenic experience for golfers of all skill levels.

  • The golf club features three nine-hole courses named after indigenous plants: Acacia, Ironwood and Mesquite.
  • The golf club also offers a full-service clubhouse, a pro shop, a practice facility and a restaurant.

Sol Mexican Cocina

The Westin Kierland Resort & Spa

A luxury resort that offers a range of amenities and services for guests, including a full-service spa, a fitness center, a water park, a kids club, a business center and a concierge. The resort also features several dining options, such as:

  • Deseo (Latin cuisine)
  • Nellie Cashman's Monday Club Cafe (American cuisine)
  • Brittlebush Bar & Grill (pub fare)
  • Waltz & Weiser Saloon (whiskey bar)
  • The Scotch Library (scotch tasting)

Optima Kierland.

Abundant Real Estate Choices

There's a variety of real estate offerings in Kierland including the communities of Kierland Greens, Kierland Heritage, Optima Kierland, and more.

  • Single-family homes
  • Townhomes
  • Apartments and condos at Optima Kierland
  • Vitri luxury apartments
  • Broadstone luxury apartments
  • And other real estate options

True Food in Scottsdale Quarter


The community falls within the Paradise Valley Unified School District. Schools serving Kierland include Desert Springs Elementary School, Desert Shadows Middle School, and Horizon High School.

  • Part of Paradise Valley Unified School District
  • Proximity to top-rated public schools
  • Near to Arizona State University, Scottsdale

Vitri in Scottsdale Quarter.

For Those With Children

Living in Kierland means having an array of child-friendly activities.

  • Neighborhood parks
  • High-quality daycare centers
  • Array of dining and shopping options

Kierland takes pride in its child-friendly environment. It features numerous parks, quality daycare centers, and a wide range of dining and shopping options.

Culinary Dropout.

Cultural & Recreational

Embrace a life rich with culture and recreational activities in Kierland.

  • Easy access to cultural venues
  • Westin Kierland Golf Club
  • Close to hiking areas and recreational centers

Experience a vibrant cultural life with easy access to live performance venues, art galleries, and historical sites. Plus, stay active with the Westin Kierland Golf Club and various hiking and recreational centers nearby.

Sorso Wine Room

Is Kierland For You?

In summary, Kierland is a stellar place to reside. At Williams Luxury Homes, we understand your home is more than just a dwelling. It's a space where life happens, where memories are made. That's why we take pride in helping you find the perfect place. Is Kierland the spot for you? If so, we can help. We know the area well and have much experience with the real estate in the area. Thank you for reading LUXE BLOG. More content coming soon.

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