10 Best Places to Propose in Phoenix Arizona (2023)

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by Suzanne Sachs  5 min read



Phoenix, Arizona is full of perfect places to propose. Whether you and the person you love are enthusiasts for mountains, castles, gardens, waterfront, parks or good food and wine, there’s a beautiful spot to create a lifetime of memories. But where, exactly, should that most important question be asked? This guide describes some of the best places in Phoenix to ask that special person to marry you.


In this guide we will explain the following:

  • Romantic Locations in Phoenix for Outdoor Lovers
  • Japanese Friendship Garden
  • Desert Botanical Garden
  • Tovrea Castle
  • Scottdale Waterfront
  • Hot Air Balloon Ride
  • South Mountain Park
  • Camelback Mountain
  • Romantic Destinations in Phoenix
  • Papago Park
  • Olympic sculpture park
  • Kai Restaurant
  • Phoenix Art Museum
  • Best Places to Propose in Phoenix

Romantic Locations in Phoenix for Outdoor Lovers


1. Japanese Friendship Garden

This tranquil oasis features lush gardens, koi ponds, and traditional Japanese architecture. Find a peaceful spot within the garden and pop the question surrounded by natural beauty and serenity.


2. Desert Botanical Garden

With its stunning desert landscape and vibrant plant life, the Desert Botanical Garden provides a picturesque backdrop for a proposal. Choose a secluded spot amidst the cacti and desert blooms for an intimate and serene setting.


3. Tovrea Castle

This historic landmark features a unique castle-like structure surrounded by beautiful gardens. Reserve a private tour or explore the grounds together before finding the perfect spot to propose amidst the castle's charm.


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4. Scottsdale Waterfront

Located in the neighboring city of Scottsdale, the waterfront area offers a romantic setting with its picturesque canal, waterfront restaurants, and charming walkways. Take a romantic stroll along the canal and find a spot to pop the question.


5. Hot Air Balloon Ride

Elevate your proposal with a hot air balloon ride over the scenic Sonoran Desert. The breathtaking views and the sense of adventure make for an unforgettable and romantic experience.


6. South Mountain Park

As one of the largest municipal parks in the country, South Mountain Park offers countless picturesque locations for a proposal. Choose a scenic lookout point or a quiet trail for a private and intimate moment making it a great location for a one of a kind proposal.


7. Camelback Mountain

Embark on a hike up Camelback Mountain and propose at the summit. The breathtaking panoramic views of the city below create a memorable and awe-inspiring setting for your special moment.


Romantic Destinations in Phoenix

Phoenix is full of romantic gardens, and parks. These are some especially romantic locations for a proposal over a glass of wine, a spectacular garden, or at a beautiful beach.



8. Papago Park

Located near the Phoenix Zoo, Papago Park offers unique geological formations and scenic trails. Propose at the iconic Hole-in-the-Rock, a natural sandstone formation that frames breathtaking views of the city.



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9. Kai Restaurant

Situated within the luxurious Sheraton Grand at Wild Horse Pass, Kai Restaurant is known for its innovative Native American cuisine and elegant atmosphere. The combination of exceptional food, impeccable service, and a serene setting make it a remarkable choice for a proposal.


10. Phoenix Art Museum

If you and your partner appreciate art and culture, consider proposing at the Phoenix Art Museum. Select a favorite artwork or a secluded gallery corner to surprise her with a heartfelt proposal.


Best Places to Propose in Phoenix

While it can be tempting to get wrapped up in elaborate proposal plans, sometimes the very best way to ask the question is a classic, heartfelt, on-one-knee moment. Whatever you and your soon-to-be fiance or fiancee enjoy, Phoenix has beautiful and memorable places to propose. Make one of these romantic locations your special place by proposing with the perfect vintage engagement ring.



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Suzanne Sachs

Suzanne has always believed vintage rings can change lives. She's been in the jewelry industry for over 35 years, working with vintage jewelers, diamond dealers, diamond cutters, and gemologists. Suzanne started Artdecodiamonds in 2000 and understood the demand for vintage rings throughout the world. She ultimately started VintageDiamondRing.com in 2014, and understands each vintage ring is a reflection of you – your history, your relationships, your style, your elegance and is honored to have the opportunity to help you showcase your flair in a unique and exquisite way.


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