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Lodge on the Desert

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Overview
306 N Alvernon Way, Tucson, AZ 85711-2855 See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
3.5 Star accommodation
Reviews (1,119)
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We spent a weekend at the Lodge on the Desert to celebrate a birthday late in the summer. The staff upgraded our room and suggested we try the onsite restaurant, Cielos. Dinner was excellent with a simple but sophisticated menu and great service.The pool was...More

Thank JMurphy63
Reviewed 4 days ago

This lodge was started in 1936 when this part of Tucson was still in the desert. It's been expanded and updated. Some of the lodging is housed in the original building while others are newer. We stayed in the new section on the second floor...More

Thank SherryAuthor
Reviewed 5 days ago

The accommodations were great, the amenities were very nice, the staff was beyond kind and attentive and the grounds were lovely! This hotel is a fantastic value! I truly hope I get the chance to stay there again someday!

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Thank dcentuori
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Quaint southwestern architecture, spacious well appointed rooms, dedicated front desk, dining, housekeeping staff, comfortable amenities (pool, jacuzzi), excellent restaurant. Lovely library with games. If in Tuscon, this is the place.More

Thank dbbarker
Response from Jim K, General Manager at Lodge on the DesertResponded 6 days ago

Dear Dbbarker, The staff and I very much appreciate your taking your time to let us know of your experience at the Lodge on the Desert. We always hope to know how we can improve our hotel and comments such as yours provide us with...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

They really should have told us BEFORE we arrived that the pool would be closed. Spoke to the manager and only offered to let us leave earlier with “no penalty”. What the heck it’s an amenity that we chose when booking our stay. How about...More

1  Thank Cheryl C
Response from Jim K, General Manager at Lodge on the DesertResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Cheryl C The staff and I very much appreciate your taking your time to let us know of your experience at the Lodge on the Desert. We always hope to know how we can improve our hotel and comments such as yours provide us...More

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About
Description
Lodge on the Desert is a Tucson classic and guests experience the authenticity of the Old Pueblo blended with the modern southwest charm that has evolved throughout the Lodge's storied 80 years. This 100-room ...More boutique hotel is situated on five acres in mid-town Tucson, AZ and appeals to leisure and business travelers alike. Plus with event spaces for up to 175 guests, Lodge on the Desert is popular for small to mid-size meetings and intimate social gatherings. An Arizona landmark and Tucson tradition renowned for its intimate residential setting and genial hospitality, here guests discover pathways meandering among regal palms, native cacti and manicured lawns wrapped in ribbons of seasonal flowers. Charming hacienda-style accommodations afford guests a sanctuary in which to retreat and relax. It is truly Tucson's urban oasis. And considered by many to be the Old Pueblo's mid-town masterpiece. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Air Conditioning
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Heated pool
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Wheelchair Access
Beachfront
Room Service
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Spa
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Romantic
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Family
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Business
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Spa
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Romantic
,
Family
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Business
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
103
Price range
US$124 - US$289 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Lodge On The Desert Hotel Tucson
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Hotel On The Desert
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On The Desert Tucson
Location
United States > Arizona > Tucson
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Traveller (512)
Room & Suite (400)
Dining (61)
Pool & Beach (48)
Amenities (14)
Family and Play Areas (7)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (3)
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Questions & Answers
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shariwaugh
25 May 2018|
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Response from MomBurd | Reviewed this property |
Non smoker so did not check. Give the hotel a call and ask.
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julianpeabody
14 May 2018|
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Response from marymaker | Reviewed this property |
Probably about 30 minutes.
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julianpeabody
14 May 2018|
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Response from Jim K | Property representative |
Could you tell me which reviews that are of interest?
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Room Tips
"No elevator for the second floors."
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"Ask for a room that does not face the parking lot."
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"Rooms on the back side are furthest from main street, , and probably the quietest."
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"There are no bad rooms, but splurge for the King Spa or Suite."
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