Lodge on the Desert

Self Rated: 3.5 out of 5
306 North Alvernon Way, Tucson, AZ, 85711, United States of America
4.5 out of 5 rating 1197 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.5

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Property Details

Property Location

With a stay at Lodge on the Desert, you'll be centrally located in Tucson, within a 5-minute drive of Tucson Botanical Gardens and Reid Park Zoo. This resort is 2.8 mi (4.5 km) from University of Arizona and 4.4 mi (7.1 km) from Tucson Convention Center.


Make yourself at home in one of the 103 air-conditioned rooms featuring refrigerators and flat-screen televisions. Your memory foam bed comes with premium bedding. Complimentary wired and wireless Internet access is available. Private bathrooms have complimentary toiletries and hair dryers.


Take advantage of recreation opportunities including an outdoor pool and a fitness center. Additional features at this resort include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and gift shops/newsstands.


You can enjoy a meal at Cielos serving the guests of Lodge on the Desert, or stop in at the snack bar/deli. Wrap up your day with a drink at the bar/lounge. A complimentary continental breakfast is included.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include complimentary wired Internet access, a 24-hour business center, and complimentary newspapers in the lobby. Planning an event in Tucson? This resort has facilities measuring 4543 square feet (422 square meters), including conference space. Free self parking is available onsite.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

El Con Mall - 1.3 km / 0.8 mi
Hi Corbett Field - 2.3 km / 1.4 mi
Reid Park Zoo - 2.8 km / 1.7 mi
Tucson Botanical Gardens - 3 km / 1.9 mi
Himmel Park - 3.3 km / 2.1 mi
Reid Park - 3.5 km / 2.2 mi
McKale Center - 4 km / 2.5 mi
Steward Observatory Mirror Lab - 4.1 km / 2.6 mi
Arizona Stadium - 4.4 km / 2.8 mi
University of Arizona - 4.5 km / 2.8 mi
Park Place Mall - 4.8 km / 3 mi
Arizona State Museum - 5.3 km / 3.3 mi
Centennial Hall - 5.3 km / 3.3 mi
University of Arizona Museum of Art - 5.7 km / 3.5 mi
The Mini Time Machine Museum of Miniatures - 5.7 km / 3.6 mi

The nearest airports are:
Tucson, AZ (TUS-Tucson Intl.) - 14.3 km / 8.9 mi
Tucson, AZ (AVW-Marana Regional) - 39.8 km / 24.7 mi

The preferred airport for Lodge on the Desert is Tucson, AZ (TUS-Tucson Intl.).

Check-in time starts at 3pm. Check-out time is 12pm.
Property Policies

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.

    Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.

  • 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.

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
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability)
  • 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.

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