In Tonto National Forest along the banks of the Salt River, this historic Mesa ranch boasts rustic cottages. An outdoor pool offers views of Goldfield Mountain Range. A full breakfast is included.

Featuring traditional Western décor, each rustic cottage at Saguaro Lake Ranch comes with a private bathroom. With no TVs or phones, all cottages offer a place to kick back and relax.

At Saguaro Lake Ranch Mesa, guests are welcomed in the main lodge complete with a stone fireplace and wagon wheel lights. Breakfast is served in the dining room featuring a real Saguaro skeleton.

Guests can enjoy guided horseback riding from mid-October to early May. Kayaking and river tubing are available from April to October. Hiking and bird watching is available year round.

Saguaro Lake Ranch is located 15 miles from Mesa city center. Scottsdale is 20 miles away.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.7 for a two-person trip.

Saguaro Lake Ranch has been welcoming guests since Apr 24, 2012

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.8)

Breakfast Info


Free Parking Available On Site


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Room Type
1 king bed
1 twin bed
1 queen bed
2 twin beds
1 king bed
1 full bed
1 bunk bed
1 queen bed
2 bunk beds
1 queen bed
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Property questions and answers
Browse questions from guests for anything extra you want to know about the property
The property usually replies within a few days
  • Where are you able to get lunch and dinner if you stay on this property? Thank you, Laura
    You have a few options. Your cabin has a fridge and microwave to store and reheat prepared foods. Or there is a restaurant 1 mile away open 9-4pm (din..
    Answered on 25 April 2021
  • Pet friendly?
    Thank you for your inquiry. We are not a pet friendly property. We hope you we will see you in the future.
    Answered on 11 June 2021
  • Looking at reserving during Mid March hoping for some warmth and out door fun. Would this be a good time in terms of weather conditions?
    Mid March is an absolutely beautiful time of year to visit with average temperatures in the 70's.
    Answered on 11 January 2022
  • Do the rooms have tea making facilities? A kettle? We don’t drink coffee!
    Hello, the lodging rooms have microwaves for heating water. We have filtered water available near the lodge.
    Answered on 13 April 2022
  • Are they equipped with kitchens
    Howdy ! Thanks for reaching out each cabin is set up with a mini fridge and microwave. Best Wishes, Hunter
    Answered on 1 April 2022
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Amenities of Saguaro Lake Ranch
Great facilities! Review score, 9.1
Most popular amenities
Outdoor swimming pool
Non-smoking rooms
Airport shuttle
Free WiFi
Free parking
Family rooms
  • Toilet paper
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Bathtub
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Extra long beds (> 6.5 ft)
  • View
  • Outdoor fireplace
  • Sun deck
  • Garden
  • Water sports facilities on site
    Additional charge
  • Horseback riding
    Additional charge
  • Cycling
  • Hiking
  • Canoeing
    Additional charge
  • Ping-pong
  • Pool table
  • Game room
  • Fishing
Living Area
  • Desk
Food & Drink
  • Special diet meals (on request)
WiFi is available in public areas and is free of charge.
Free public parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Accessible parking
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Fax/Photocopying
  • Packed lunches
  • Airport shuttle
    Additional charge
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    Additional charge
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Outdoor play equipment for kids
  • Board games/Puzzles
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key access
  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Private entrance
  • Interconnecting room(s) available
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
Outdoor swimming pool
  • Open all year
  • All ages welcome
  • Pool/Beach towels
Languages Spoken
  • English

House rules

Saguaro Lake Ranch takes special requests – add in the next step!


From 3:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in


Until 11:00 AM



Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

0 - 2 years
Crib upon request

The number of cribs allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

There are no extra beds available at this property.

All cribs are subject to availability.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18


Pets are not allowed.

Mastercard Visa Discover American Express Saguaro Lake Ranch accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Please note that guests must notify the Ranch in advance with the number of adults and children in their reservation.

Please inform Saguaro Lake Ranch of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

FAQs about Saguaro Lake Ranch

  • Yes, Saguaro Lake Ranch is popular with guests booking family stays.

  • Room options at Saguaro Lake Ranch include:

    • Twin/Double
    • Family

  • Guests staying at Saguaro Lake Ranch can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.6).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • American

  • Saguaro Lake Ranch is 10.6 miles from the center of Fountain Hills.

  • Yes, this hotel has a pool. See details about the pool and other facilities on this page.

  • The prices at Saguaro Lake Ranch may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Check-in at Saguaro Lake Ranch is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

  • Saguaro Lake Ranch offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Cycling
    • Hiking
    • Pool table
    • Game room
    • Ping-pong
    • Fishing
    • Canoeing
    • Horseback riding
    • Swimming pool
    • Water sports facilities on site