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Flexible Meeting Spaces

Conference rooms for 6 - 400 people

COVID-19 Protocols Update: We continue to follow the CDC guidelines at the Franciscan Renewal Center.  With changes announced by the CDC on May 13, 2021, anyone who is fully vaccinated is welcome to be anywhere on the Casa campus without wearing a mask or physically distancing. If you aren’t fully vaccinated yet, please keep taking all precautions while on campus. We honor and respect those who choose to wear masks for their own reasons or who still need to be fully vaccinated.

The Franciscan Renewal Center ("the Casa") in Scottsdale,  Arizona offers non-profit and religious organizations an exclusively serene gathering place for meetings, conferences, and special events.  Located in the lush desert valley, and nestled by majestic Camelback and Mummy Mountains in greater Phoenix, we welcome groups to gather for single-day or multi-day events.  

To help make your event a success, we offer flexible meetings spaces for groups up to 400, state-of-the-art technology, comfortable guest rooms, and delicious meals prepared by our chef. Catering for groups larger than 25. While you're here, enjoy all that our 25-acre campus has to offer as you renew and refocus for your mission.

Take a Tour of the Campus

If you haven’t experienced our Franciscan hospitality and would like a tour, please fill out the inquiry form at the bottom of the page, or contact Indra Tilgass-Rodney, Director of Meetings &  Conferences: or 480.355.5632. Your group will be glad you did!

Meeting Rooms

Tranquility for Focus

The Franciscan Renewal Center offers over 17,000 square feet of flexible, technologically supported meeting and conference rooms, with beautiful outdoor areas for a wide variety of non-profit groups. Our 22 meeting rooms can accommodate gatherings ranging in size from 6 to 440 people. Our meeting spaces are equipped with high-speed internet, free Wi-fi, A/V equipment, and more. Our staff stands ready to accommodate the needs of every guest.

With many meeting and conference rooms to choose from, let us help you choose the proper space and configuration to accommodate your group.

We are open to non-profit organizations of all faiths, governmental entities and educational or humanitarian programs whose goals and objectives harmonize with ours. Whether your event lasts only one day or a full week, we will help make your meeting or conference a success.

Guest Rooms

Peacefulness for Rest

The Franciscan Renewal Center offers beautifully appointed guest rooms designed without phones or TVs in order to maximize time for quiet, peaceful reflection and renewal.

  • 68 double-occupancy rooms

  • 8 single-occupancy rooms

  • ADA accessible rooms

  • 4 semi-handicap accessible rooms (double occupancy)

  • First floor or second floor

  • Pool, palm court or mountain views

  • Private bathrooms

  • Linens and towels provided

  • Individually controlled A/C or heat

  • Hair dryer or iron available upon request

  • Ample and convenient parking

  • Check-in at 4:00 pm / Check-out at 10:00 am (special accommodations available)​

  • Rooms for guests with special needs vary by request and availability.

Campus & Area Attractions

Make the Most of Your Stay

Our grounds and highly desirable location in the heart of Paradise Valley mean guests at the Casa are comfortably in the saddle between the best of Scottsdale and Phoenix. Mountain views, desert air, warm sunshine make any experience – on or off campus – a memorable one.


On Campus:

  • Complimentary Wi-fi

  • Pool, Spa, and Outdoor BBQ

  • Desert Walk

  • Labyrinth

  • Ramadas

  • Healing Garden

  • Gift and Book Shop

  • Blessed Sacrament Chapel

  • Meditation Chapel

  • Our Lady of Guadalupe Shrine

  • Church

  • See the campus map.

Nearby Attractions within 10-minute drive from our grounds:

  • Hiking at Camelback Mountain

  • Hiking Piestewa Peak 

  • McCormick Ranch Golf Club 

  • Old Town Scottsdale Entertainment District 

  • Scottsdale Fashion Square 

  • Biltmore Fashion Park 

  • Old Town Art Walk 

  • Scottsdale Stadium – Spring Training (San Francisco Giants) 

  • Talking Stick Fields – Spring Training (Arizona Diamondbacks) 

  • For more regional attractions and events, visit the Scottsdale Convention & Visitor Bureau website.

Mountain Views
Flexible Meeting Set Ups
Healing Garden
Dining Room
Rose Court
Community Life Center
Perricone Plaza & BBQ
Guest Room w/Bath
Plated Meals
Guest Room w/Bath
Palm Court
Meeting Room
Blessed Sacrament Chapel
Desert Walk
Daily and Weekend Mass
Guest Room w/Bath
Assisi Guest Lodge
Pool and Spa
Meeting Room
Meeting Room
Putting Green
Our Lady of Guadalupe Shrine
Delicious Meals
Meditation Chapel
Getting Here

Just minutes from Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport, the Franciscan Renewal Center is a world away from the frenzy of the city – providing abundant opportunities for clarity, focus, and solitude on our 25 pristine acres.  Distractions are minimized so every non-profit group can focus and maximize their meeting or conference success.


Begin planning your meeting today! Please fill out the request form or contact Indra Tilgass-Rodney, or 480.355.5632.

Meetings Request Form

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Indra Tilgass-Rodney 

Director of Meetings and Conferences

Direct: 480.355.5632