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About the 1996 International Symposium on Extraction and Processing for the Treatment and Minimization of Wastes: Housing Accomodations

October 27-30, 1996 · Phoenix, Arizona

The Pointe Hilton at Sqaw Peak, Phoenix Arizona

A block of rooms has been reserved at The Pointe Hilton at Squaw Peak, Phoenix, Arizona. Please note that this hotel is an all suite property. Further details on the facility and its services are given in this brochure.

Please refer to the Housing Form in this brochure for reservation information. Housing reservations must be made in advance and will be processed on a first-come basis. Convention rates will be $149 single/double.

Rooms will be guaranteed with a required first night's deposit. The deposit will be processed upon receipt of the housing reservation form. Please contact the hotel directly if there is any difficulty with this policy.

Check-in time is 4:00 PM

Check-out time is 12:00 Noon

Extended Stay

As a special consideration for those attendees who may wish to take advantage of a few extra days at The Pointe Hilton at Squaw Peak, these rates are offered 2 days prior and 2 days following the conference dates.

Reservations must be received by The Pointe Hilton at Squaw Peak by September 27, 1996. Due to the fact that this is a very busy time for the Hotel, please be sure to make your reservations as early as possible. After the September 27 cutoff date, the convention rate and rooms may not be available.

Please mail or fax the housing form directly to The Pointe Hilton at Squaw Peak.

ATTN: Reservations Manager
The Pointe Hilton at Squaw Peak
7677 North 16th Street
Phoenix, AZ 85020
Fax number: 602-870-2797

The Resort:

A setting of timeless elegance. A resort that soars high above the conventional. It's as perfect as Arizona gets.

Welcome to The Pointe Hilton Resort at Squaw Peak, a graceful, self-contained haven on 300 acres nestled adjacent to the inspiring 3,000 acres of Phoenix Mountain Preserve.

The setting is spectacular and the atmosphere exhilarating.


The ultimate in luxurious accommodations awaits guests in our spacious 430 two-room suites and 133 luxury Casitas.

The large executive work desk, entertainment armoire, fully stocked wet bar and refrigerator supply all the comforts of home.

The Pointe Golf Club:

Just minutes away, The Pointe Golf Club on Lookout Mountain awaits guests. This magnificent par-72 course quickly won PGA approval as the site of the Arizona Classic and was christened the "Champagne Stop" by visiting pros on the Senor Tour.

Featuring lush bent-grass greens entwined by carefully preserved Sonoran desert terrain, this championship 18-hole course combines spectacular

scenery with challenging play.

The River Ranch:

At the heart of the resort is the Hole-in-the-Wall River Ranch. This exciting recreation area is making a splash with guests of all ages.

Nine acres of shimmering pools and cascading waterfalls are just the beginning of an unforgettable resort experience.

Set beside the world-class tennis courts, the spacious sport pool is the place for water volleyball and games. Or turn the kids loose in the game arcade or on the 18-hole designer putting greens.

Fitness and Recreation:

Remarkable exercise facilities offer aerobic and aqua-aerobic classes, a complete range of cardiovascular equipment, weight machines and free weights, as well as a variety of massage therapies and diagnostic services, a complete line of spa services, and world-class tennis courts, lit for night play.

Shopping & Guest Services:

For Southwestern wear and provisions, the Rodeo Drive Retail Store and Cactus Rock General Store have everything you'll need during your stay.


Beside the Pointe:

Here's the game plan. Join us at the Valley's most exciting restaurant and sports bar. Enjoy savory Southwestern dishes and regional favorites in a garden setting.

Aunt Chilada's:

Everyday at this century-old miners' depot, Aunt Chilada herself will prepare you a homemade quesadilla while you enjoy an ice-cold cerveza or frozen margarita in the atmosphere of Old Mexico.


Mosey over to the Hole-in-the-Wall River Ranch and let the gang rustle you up some mouth-waterin' cowpoke fixin's at this historic eatery.

Directions from Sky Harbor Airport to The Pointe Hilton at Squaw Peak

As you leave Sky Harbor, take Arizona 51 NORTH (Squaw Peak Parkway) to Glendale Avenue. Turn left (west) at Glendale/Lincoln Drive to 16th Street.

Turn right (north) on 16th Street to Morten Avenue, there is a stoplight on this corner. Turn right and proceed down the boulevard to the resort, using the first left turn island to drive up to the porte cochere.

General Information

Fax number for guests at The Pointe Hilton at Squaw Peak to receive faxes: 602-997-2391

Credit Cards Accepted:

Hotel Tax: 10.25% occupancy tax

Ratings: Mobile's 4-Starr, AAA's 4-Diamonds.

Average temperatures in October are mid 70's.

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