Hacienda del Sol Summit Hotels and Resorts
5501 Hacienda del Sol Rd Tucson, AZ 85718
Tucson: Tucson Foothills
30 rooms, 2 floors
This 32-acre hideaway in the Santa Catalina foothills is part guest ranch, part resort, and entirely gracious. It is a charming and lower-price alternative to the larger resorts. The Hacienda is set on thirty-four peaceful, secluded acres of natural desert landscape, which frame the resorts private casitas, guestrooms, and historic adobe buildings.
Designed in classic Mexican hacienda style, this former finishing school for girls attracted stars like Clark Gable, Katharine Hepburn, and Spencer Tracy when it was converted to a guest ranch during World War II. The Hacienda, or Inn of the Sun, has been lovingly and authentically restored. The superb Grill at Hacienda del Sol is part of the resort. Other amenities include a swimming pool and Jacuzzi, 24-hour front desk, laundry service, and meeting rooms.
Accommodations range from courtyard guestrooms to private casitas, including Casita Grande, legend to be Tracy and Hepburns secret hide-a-way. Each one of the thirty guestrooms has been lovingly restored and uniquely decorated by award winning designer Barbara Eckrote. Some of the one- and two-bedroom casitas have fireplaces and private porches, where one can watch the sun set over the Tucson Mountains. Each has a queen bed, chest of drawers, two nightstands, a chair, and an armoire that hides the TV and mini refrigerator.
American Regional Cuisine from the resorts award winning 4 Diamond restaurant The Grill. The resorts gardens provide many ingredients for the seasonally created menu. The Grills wine program is one of the nations best having received distinctive recognitions from Wine Spectator.
Terraza Garden Patio and Lounge
Outdoor exhibition kitchen serving lighter Southwest style cuisine and patio dining. Live music Friday and Saturday nights Happy Hour Mon through Fri 3 to 7pm
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