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We-Ko-Pa Resort and Conference Center

We-Ko-Pa Resort

The We-Ko-Pa Resort is our host hotel and is immediately adjacent to the Conference Center where all conference events are held. While the hotel is 100% non-smoking, you may request a ground floor room with a lanai which you may smoke on. The Casino (which is a separate building) boasts both a smoking and non-smoking section for game play for everyone.

Every room comes with these added extras:

  • Fortune Club membership with $15.00 free slot play at the Fort McDowell Casino.
  • Reduced resort fee ($10.00 per room per night), which includes these FREE services: In room coffee, bottled water, Hi-Speed Internet, Shoe shine, 24-hour fitness center access, daily newspaper, in-room safe and local telephone calls

The We-Ko-Pa Resort (Formally the Fort McDowell Resort) & Casino has a variety of dining options for every palette.

You can book by calling 480-789-5300 and mentioning the UFO Congress Conference. You must mention this in order to get the special $119.00 rate and reserve a room. If you reach the answering machine please leave your name and telephone number so the reservations desk can return your phone call.

Rooms full! – The We-Ko-Pa Resort is all booked up for the conference. However, they are keeping a waitlist. If you would like to be added to the waitlist, you will be contact if a room becomes available. To be added to the list, email your contact information and needs to:

Meanwhile, you can find other wonderful accommodations at the nearby hotels listed below.

Comfort Inn Fountain Hills

Fountain Hills Comfort Inn

The newly remodeled Comfort Inn Fountain Hills features:

  • Complimentary Deluxe Hot Breakfast served daily.
  • Microwave/Coffee service in Lobby
  • Spa Tub/Hot Tub
  • Heated Swimming Pool – Outdoor
  • In room microwave/refrigerator
  • Free Wi-fi
Free shuttle service to/from the conference center.

Lexington Hotel & Suites

Lexington Inn & Suites

The Lexington Hotel & Suites features:

  • Spa Tub/Hot Tub
  • Heated Swimming Pool – Outdoor
  • In room microwave/refrigerator
  • Putting Green in Pool Area
  • Free Wi-fi

Country Inn & Suites

Country Inn and Suites Scottsdale

The Country Inn & Suites features:

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Heated Swimming Pool – Outdoor and Jacuzzi
  • Fitness Center
  • Daily Hot Buffet Style Breakfast
  • Transportation within 5 miles of Country Inn & Suites Scottsdale

Days Inn & Suites

Days Inn and Suites Scottsdale

The Days Inn & Suites features:

  • Jr Olympic size pool (heated)
  • Hot tub
  • Complimentary deluxe breakfast
  • Cable
  • Mini fridges
  • Serta Sleeper mattresses
Call and reference UFO Conference to confirm a reservation at a Group Rate!

EconoLodge Inn & Suites

EconoLodge Inn & Suites Mesa

The EconoLodge Inn & Suites features:

  • Free wireless high-speed Internet access
  • Free USA Today
  • Free local calls
  • Outdoor pool and hot tub
  • Fitness center
  • Complimentary Continental Breakfast
  • Complimentary Free WiFi, Cable TV with Showtime
A little further away, but very affordable!

Camping Options

If you would like to join us outdoors you can camp at these various locations:

Eagle View RV Resort at Fort McDowell

$42.00 daily for a RV site – $250.00 for a week


Mount McDowell Regional Park

McDowell Mountain Regional Park offers 76 individual sites for tent or RV camping. Each site has a large parking area to accommodate up to a 45′ RV and is a “Developed Site,” with water and electrical hook-ups, dump station, a picnic table and a barbecue fire ring. All restrooms offer flush toilets and showers. The south loop of the campground also offers handicapped-accessible restrooms. All sites in the campground are available on a first-come, first-served basis.