Canyon Ranch Wellness Resort Tucson vs Santa Rita Lodge

Both Canyon Ranch in Tucson and Santa Rita Lodge are rated very highly by reviewers writing for major publications. Overall, Canyon Ranch in Tucson scores significantly higher than Santa Rita Lodge. Canyon Ranch in Tucson is ranked #2 in Tucson with endorsements from 8 reviewers including Michelin Guide, Fodor's and Frommer's.

Canyon Ranch Wellness Resort Tucson
Canyon Ranch Wellness Resort Tucson
8 / 10
8600 East Rockcliff Road, Tucson, AZ 85750
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  • Pet Friendly
  • Hot Tub
  • Free Internet
  • Room Service
  • Free Breakfast
  • Shuttle Bus
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Frommer's Frommer's
"Canyon Ranch, one of America's premier health spas, offers the sort of complete spa experience that's available at only a handful of places around the country." Full review
Fodor's Fodor's
"This award-winning resort draws an international crowd of well-to-do health seekers to its superb spa facilities on 70 acres in the desert Foothills." Full review
Oyster Oyster
"Canyon Ranch is a health spa and all-inclusive resort in north Tucson near the Santa Catalina Mountains. Here the focus is on wellness, nutrition, and fitness." Full review
Star Service Star Service
"Located off Sabino Canyon Road, 15 miles northeast of the city center, a two-hour drive from Phoenix, this 150-acre property is considered the mother of American spa resorts." Full review
Depending on the length of stay (a minimum of three days), guests choose personal services, sports and health consultations, all overseen by trained professionals.
Michelin Guide Michelin Guide
"This high-profile spa opened in 1979 to help inaugurate the notion of long, European-style restorative retreats."
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Santa Rita Lodge
7 / 10
1218 S. Madera Canyon Road, Madera Canyon, AZ 85614
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  • Free Internet
  • Family Friendly
  • Free Parking
  • Kitchenette
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator
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Frommer's Frommer's
"This lodge in the shady depths of Madera Canyon is used primarily by bird-watchers and hikers, and although the rooms are not as nice as those at the Chuparosa Inn, the birding is as good as it gets." Full review
New York Times New York Times
"At the Santa Rita Lodge in the largely undeveloped canyon, I checked into a creekside casita ($160) and was asked to keep my showers short because of the drought"
Frommer's Frommer's
"In the shady depths of Madera Canyon, this lodge primarily hosts bird-watchers and hikers...the simply furnished rooms and cabins are large and comfortable, and all have kitchenettes " Full review