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Popular property highlights

Free self parking
Free valet parking
Free WiFi
Pets allowed

In Tucson

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.

Languages Spoken

Loews Ventana Canyon Resort

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 14 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.

  • Picnic area 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Babysitting or childcare 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Children's club 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Business center 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Express check-out 
  • Restaurant 
  • Free self parking 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Free valet parking 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 3437 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Supervised childcare/activities 
  • Hair salon 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Concierge services 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Outdoor tennis courts - 4 
  • Total number of rooms - 398 
  • Number of floors - 4 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Golf course on site 
  • Tennis on site 
  • Fireplace in lobby 
  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply) 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Conference space 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Meeting rooms 14 
  • Year Built 1984 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Steam room 
  • Sauna 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Free wired Internet 
  • Children's club (surcharge) 
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge) 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 37000 
  • Spa tub 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Wedding services 
  • Garden 
  • Multilingual staff 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Outdoor tennis courts  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  
  • Playground on site  
  • Refrigerator (on request)  
  • Microwave (on request)  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

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

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish


Free self parking, Free valet parking

Room Amenities

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

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.

  • Pilates classes on site 
  • Playground on site 
  • Golf driving range on site 
  • Golfing on site 
  • Fitness classes on site 
  • Hiking/biking trails on site 
  • Bicycle rentals on site 
  • Mountain biking 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.

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


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

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

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18


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 not available.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!


  • Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 100 per accommodation, per stay
  • 2 per room
  • 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 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.
Noise-free rooms not guaranteed
Service animals exempt from fees/restrictions
No rollaway/extra beds available


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:
  • Resort fee: USD 32.49 per accommodation, per night
The 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.

Hotel Name

  • Loews Ventana
  • Loews Ventana Canyon
  • Loews Ventana Canyon Hotel
  • Loews Ventana Canyon Hotel Tucson
  • Loews Ventana Canyon Tucson
  • Ventana Canyon
  • Ventana Canyon Loews
  • Ventana Loews
  • Loews Tucson
  • Loews Ventana Canyon Resort
  • Tucson Loews
  • Loews Ventana Canyon Resort Tucson

We should mention

Reservations are required for golf tee times. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel 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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