Get an overview of this hotel3.5-star resort with free breakfast and restaurant

Popular property highlights

Breakfast included
Free self parking
Free WiFi
Restaurant
Outdoor pool

Location

Located in the heart of Tucson, this resort is 0.8 mi (1.3 km) from El Con Mall and within 3 mi (5 km) of University of Arizona and Arizona Stadium. Hi Corbett Field and Tucson Botanical Gardens are also within 2 mi (3 km).

Resort Features

Along with a restaurant, this smoke-free resort has an outdoor pool and a 24-hour fitness center. Free continental breakfast, free WiFi in public areas, and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, a bar/lounge, a snack bar/deli, and a 24-hour business center are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 103 rooms feature comforts like memory foam beds and premium bedding, while conveniences include refrigerators and coffee makers. Other amenities available to guests include free WiFi, free wired Internet, and flat-screen TVs.

 Guest Highlights

Our Guests Love
  • High-quality beds
  • Family-friendly amenities
  • Pool
  • Helpful staff
  • Clean guestrooms
  • Guestroom size

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Lodge on the Desert features an outdoor pool and a 24-hour fitness center. The resort offers a restaurant and a snack bar/deli. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. A complimentary breakfast is offered. A computer station is located on site and wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary.

Business-related amenities at this 3.5-star property consist of a 24-hour business center and meeting rooms. Event facilities measuring 4543 square feet (422 square meters) include conference space. This business-friendly resort also offers a library, a terrace, and tour/ticket assistance. Onsite self parking is complimentary.

Lodge on the Desert is a smoke-free property.

  • Outdoor pool 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Restaurant 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Concierge services 
  • Conference space 
  • Fireplace in lobby 
  • 24-hour fitness facilities 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Computer station 
  • Total number of rooms - 103 
  • Library 
  • Number of floors - 2 
  • Garden 
  • Terrace 
  • Picnic area 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 422 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 6 
  • 24-hour business center 
  • Snack bar/deli 
  • Free self parking 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Use of nearby fitness center (discount) 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired Internet 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 4543 
  • Year Built 1936 
  • Wedding services 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Snack bar/deli  
  • Refrigerator  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Premium bedding 
  • Access via exterior corridors 
  • Air conditioning 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Free local calls 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Desk 
  • Free wired Internet 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Cribs/infant beds (surcharge) 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • HDTV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Memory foam mattress 

Where to Eat

Guests are offered a complimentary continental breakfast.

Cielos - This restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, dinner, and light fare. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. A children's menu is available. Happy hour is offered. Open daily.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the resort include an outdoor pool and a 24-hour fitness center.

Children under 13 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool or spa tub without adult supervision.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Minimum check-in age is 21

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children 17 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available.

Pets

  • Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 25 per pet, per night
  • Dogs only
  • 1 per room (up to 40 lb)
  • Specific rooms only
  • Pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property at the number on the booking confirmation

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
No elevators

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Pet fee: USD 25 per pet, per night
  • A late check-out fee will be charged
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for an additional fee
  • Rollaway beds are available for an additional fee
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Desert Lodge
  • Lodge Desert
  • Lodge Desert Hotel
  • Lodge Desert Hotel Tucson
  • Lodge Desert Tucson
  • Lodge On The Desert Hotel Tucson
  • Hotel On The Desert
  • On The Desert Tucson

We should mention

Children 17 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation. This property allows pets in specific rooms only (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section). Guests can request one of these rooms by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

Awards & Affiliations

  • This property is affiliated with the International Gay & Lesbian Travel Association (IGLTA) and welcomes lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) guests.

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