Hotels Ritz-Carlton under development near Scottsdale By Danny King / January 15, 2016 Share 1 -- Ritz-Carlton is returning to the Phoenix area with the scheduled opening of the Ritz-Carlton Paradise Valley in late 2018.The 20-acre resort near Scottsdale will include 200 casita-style rooms and 20,000 square feet of meeting space. It will be part of a master-planned community with 45 single-family homes and 94 Ritz-Carlton Residences villas. The resort's restaurants will have access to produce from gardens and citrus orchards. Guests will have view of Camelback Mountain.The Ritz-Carlton Phoenix closed last year and reopened this month as the Camby Hotel, part of the Autograph Collection of independent hotels. Ritz-Carlton and Autograph Collection are both brands owned by Marriott International.The company currently operates the Ritz-Carlton Dove Mountain near Tucson.