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Home to saguaro cacti, coyotes, and great horned owls, this 93-acre Loews hotel is set in a pristine habitat where the Catalina foothills meet the great Sonoran Desert; Tucson is 16 miles away.

Golf Courses, Spa

Loews Ventana Canyon has two 18-hole, Tom Fazio-designed championship golf courses. Other amenities include a health spa, two swimming pools, 4 lighted outdoor tennis courts, and waterfall-dotted nature trails.

Starry Nights

Extra-large guestrooms feature views of Tucson, the Sonoran Desert, or the Catalina Mountains. Marble baths have TVs and oversize tubs.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Located 16 miles (26 kilometers) from downtown Tucson, Loews Ventana Canyon is a serene desert oasis with hiking trails, picnic spots, and bird feeders scattered throughout.

Along with 2 18-hole golf courses and 4 lighted outdoor tennis courts (surcharge), this expansive hotel has 2 outdoor pools: a main pool with mountain views and a lap pool with water aerobics classes. Sports-oriented treatments at the full-service spa include Rocks for Jocks, a combination of sports massage and hot-stone work. The spa's 8 treatment rooms offer offer a variety of massage and beauty services. For events, the hotel features 37,000 square feet (3,437 square meters) of meeting space divided among 25 meeting rooms. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available throughout the hotel

Casual dining options include a Southwest bar and grill, a mountain-view café, and a lobby lounge with weekend entertainment.

The hotel offers the Loews VIP (Very Important Pet) program, including a map of dog-walking routes, pet place mats and bowls, a room-service menu for dogs and cats, pet beds, and walking and sitting services. Valet and self-parking is free.

Loews Ventana Canyon has designated smoking areas.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Business center 
  • Children's club (surcharge) 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Conference space 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 37000 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 3437 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply) 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Express check-out 
  • Fireplace in lobby 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Free self parking 
  • Free valet parking 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Garden 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Golf course on site 
  • Hair salon 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Number of floors - 4 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 25 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Outdoor tennis courts 4 
  • Picnic area 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Restaurant 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Sauna 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Spa tub 
  • Steam room 
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge) 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Tennis on site 
  • Total number of rooms - 398 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Wedding services 
  • Year Built 1984 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Outdoor tennis courts  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking, Free valet parking

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • Balcony or patio 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Climate control 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Deep soaking bathtub 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Desk 
  • Egyptian-cotton sheets 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Free local calls 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • In-room massage available 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • iPod docking station 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Pay movies 
  • Phone 
  • Pillowtop mattress 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Shower/tub combination 

Where to Eat

Flying V Bar & Grill - Lakeside dining indoors or alfresco with views of mountains and saguaros. Leather and copper decor. Innovative Southwest fare. Extensive tequila selection. Only serves dinner.

Canyon Café - Floor-to-ceiling glass wall facing the mountains. Table and booth seating; alfresco dining. Casual American fare with Southwest accents. Breakfast, lunch, and Sunday brunch served.

Bill's Grill - Poolside grill. Burgers, beverages, and simple lunch fare. Open from late morning to sunset, weather permitting.

Cascade Lounge - Lobby bar open for happy hour with aperitifs and caviar, in addition to evening cocktails. Weekend entertainment, including dance bands. Open from late morning to late evening.

Vista Barista - Coffee shop serving coffee, pastries, and tea. Open from early morning to early evening.

Room service is available throughout the day and for late-night dining.

Nearby Things to Do

The resort features two 18-hole championship golf courses designed by Tom Fazio. Other facilities include lighted tennis courts (surcharge), two outdoor pools (one suitable for laps), and hot and cold plunge pools. With mountain views, the health club (included in resort fee) offers personal training; an aerobics studio with suspended flooring; yoga, Pilates, and other classes; and saunas and steam rooms.

Guided horse-riding tours of the surrounding mountains and desert can be arranged (surcharge). Mountain-bike rentals are available on site.

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

  • Aerobics on site 
  • Bicycle rentals on site 
  • Golf driving range on site 
  • Golfing on site 
  • Hiking/biking trails on site 
  • Mountain biking on site 
  • Pilates classes on site 
  • Playground on site 
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site 

Spa Services

Find your perfect balance at the Lakeside Spa & Fitness Center where we invite you to escape everyday distractions and discover our serene haven for rejuvenating, restoring and indulging. As panoramic views of the Catalina Mountains envelope you, feel the calming spirit and relaxing energy. Personalized fitness and body work classes; or the relaxing Serenity Pool. Spend an hour, an afternoon, or an entire day in this natural desert oasis. The nurturing staff is ready to help you make the most of your time—whatever your desire may be.

  • Hot stone massage 
  • Deep tissue massage 
  • Swedish massage 
  • Prenatal massage 
  • Reflexology 
  • Sports massage 
  • Number of treatment rooms 8 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Spa tub in spa 
  • Massages 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • In-room accessibility 
  • Accessibility equipment for the deaf 
  • Braille or raised signage 
  • Accessible path of travel 
  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • Accessible parking 

Hotel Policies


Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time starts at 4 PM


Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children under 17 years old stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!


Pets allowed, Maximum number of pets per room 2

You need to know

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

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit 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.

Service animals exempt from fees/restrictions

Noise-free rooms not guaranteed


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the hotel:
  • Resort fee: USD 28.00 per accommodation, per night
The hotel resort fee includes:
  • Fitness center access
  • Fitness/yoga classes
  • Internet access
  • Self parking
  • Valet parking
  • Parking
  • Additional inclusions
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Pet fee: USD 100 per accommodation, per stay
  • Late check-out fee: USD 50.00
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

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We should mention

Reservations are required for golf tee times. Reservations can be made by contacting the resort prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. 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.

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