Desert Highlands


Desert Highlands – Desert Highlands (

Desert Highlands is a community in North Scottsdale, in the zip code 85255. Known for its incredible scenery and excellent amenities, Desert Highlands is a highly sought-after area. Additionally, as a private golf community, there are plenty of opportunities for golfers year-round.

Desert Highlands set a precedent for golf communities around Scottsdale with its exceptional homes and preservation of natural beauty. Furthermore, the planners of Desert Highlands reserve half the land for the conservation of nature. However, there are plenty of homes for residents, with upwards of 550 houses spread across the area. Desert Highlands homes have the elegance of luxury homes, with the benefit of blending with the natural landscape.

Desert Highlands has a location with the best of both worlds, with Pinnacle Peak just to the north and beautiful Scottsdale to the south. Moreover, the area itself contains much of nature’s beauty. Breathtaking views of the surrounding mountains and gorgeous fauna are examples of the natural beauty in this area.

However, it would be remiss not to mention the heart of Desert Highlands: its golf course. Desert Highlands Golf Club is one of the premier locations to golf in Scottsdale. Furthermore, the professionals keep the course well year-round, offering a luxury playing experience. In addition, Desert Highlands has its own professional 18-hole par-41 putting course, a unique opportunity for any golfer.

However, there are excellent amenities in the community besides golf. For example, the fitness center and swimming pool of Desert Highlands are open to any resident.

Overall, the benefits of living in Desert Highlands are well worth the cost for families and individuals alike.

Local Recommendations


The Ventana accompanies an elevated dining experience, complemented by breath-taking views and magnificent sunsets.


Casual gastropub and grille which provides a lively atmosphere for members to mingle over delicious food and handcrafted drinks.

The Rocks

The Rocks is a popular spot for members to satisfy their sweet tooth with soft serve ice cream, or enjoy a heartier sandwich and cold beverage.

Neighborhood Outlook

Desert Highlands – Map

Desert Highlands – 3D

Community Features

  • Biking/Walking Path
  • Clubhouse/Rec Room Comm Tennis Court(s)
  • Community Pool
  • Community Pool Htd
  • Community Spa
  • Community Spa Htd
  • Gated Community
  • Golf Course
  • Guarded Entry
  • On-Site Guard
  • Workout Facility

HOA Info


Name: Desert Highlands

Telephone: (480)-419-3745

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