October 4, 2022 1:53 pm

Distinctive and dramatic characterize the varied neighborhoods within the master-planned community of Grayhawk. Located in North Scottsdale between Scottsdale Road and Pima Road just north of the Loop 101 Freeway, Grayhawk has it all. It’s the perfect community for everyone, as you’ll find singles, young professionals, families, and retirees within its 1,600 acres. Construction started in 1996, with most of the build-out completed by 2004.

Daily life is celebrated in Grayhawk through an incredible variety of lifestyle options. The community is considered one of the best master-planned developments in the southwestern United States because of the quality and diversity of amenities just outside residents’ doorsteps. Readers of Arizona Business Magazine regularly vote Grayhawk among their top 10 master-planned communities in Arizona in the publication’s annual poll.

Resort-Style Living in Distinct, Connected Neighborhoods

Grayhawk has two distinct areas—The Park and The Retreat—with 24 single-family home neighborhoods and eight condominium and townhome communities, totaling about 4,000 residential units. The Park at Grayhawk is geared toward families of all sizes as it is situated around the 13-acre Grayhawk Park, Grayhawk Elementary School, and El Donado Private School, along with the nearby Grayhawk Plaza, for daily shopping needs. Popular neighborhoods include Coventry and Coventry at the Park.

The Retreat has two primary sections—The Talon Retreat and The Raptor Retreat—both named after the courses at the adjacent Grayhawk Golf Club. Homes here start at about 2,500 square feet in this guard-gated community, with many larger ones bordering the golf course. Buyers will find many smaller neighborhoods within The Retreat, many with amenities like community pools, tennis courts, hiking trails, greenbelts, and more. All have incredible views of the McDowell Mountains. Popular neighborhoods include Monterey, Renaissance, and Firenze.

Grayhawk Golf Club

The eastern part of the community winds its way around the golf club’s Talon and Raptor courses. It’s one of the most exceptional daily fee courses in the country and includes numerous amenities, like the Grayhawk Learning Center for Golf Instruction and a 40,000-square foot Clubhouse that is home to a golf shop, conference rooms, banquet facilities, and several restaurants.

Outstanding Parks and Activities

Exceptional recreational opportunities are available throughout Grayhawk, giving residents of all ages many different types of activities. In addition to park facilities, residents will also find basketball courts in the Ridge and Retreat Village neighborhoods and tot lots scattered throughout the community. Over 30 miles of multi-use trails wind through Grayhawk.

Grayhawk Park

  • Two baseball fields
  • Two lighted basketball courts
  • Two lighted sand volleyball courts
  • Two lighted tennis courts
  • Soccer field
  • Ramada
  • Playground

Thompson Peak Park

  • Lighted basketball court
  • Three lighted pickleball courts
  • Four softball field
  • Playground
  • Boys’ and girls’ club facilities

Shopping, Dining, and Healthcare

You’ll find two main shopping areas in Grayhawk, the previously mentioned Grayhawk Plaza and Hayden Peak Crossing. Both offer various shopping, service, and dining options. Among the notable restaurants are:

  • Isabella’s Kitchen
  • Ling’s Wok Shop
  • The Craftsman
  • Namaste Indian

Grayhawk is also unique in that it is home to numerous healthcare facilities. Residents can easily access Honor Health Thompson Peak Medical Center and various medical offices on the southwest side of the development. Nearby is Vi at Grayhawk, a continuing care retirement community.

If you are looking to purchase a home in the Grayhawk area give Andrew a call at 480-206-4265.   You can also take a look at Grayhawk Homes For Sale clicking on this link.