Daravante Condominiums is a residential complex approximately 10 miles northwest of downtown Phoenix. The condos lie directly south of West McDowell Road between 79th and 83rd Avenue. Daravante Condominiums are within close driving distance to Interstate 10, providing fast accessibility to many of Phoenix's attractions, as well as a direct route to Los Angeles. Public bus transportation is also available.
There are several eateries a block west of the complex including Waffle House, Mr. Leno, Burger King and Jack in the Box. A Sam's Club and Home Depot are also in the neighborhood. The Desert Sky Mall is approximately half a mile north of Daravante Condominiums. The mall holds a number of retail outlets, specialty stores, gift shops and restaurants. To the west of the condos there is a movie theater, sports complex and Costco.
Severa; recreational parks can be found in the surrounding area, including Desert Park West and Desert Star Park. The former is a large community green space complete with a skateboard plaza, numerous playgrounds, athletic fields, volleyball courts and a community center. Other attractions in the area include the Agua Fria River, Camelback Ranch and the Phoenix Mountains Preserve.