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TUCSON, Ariz. – November 1, 2016 -- The ultimate gingerbread experience will soon be available at The Ritz-Carlton, Dove Mountain, as the Tucson-area resort will unveil its life-size dine-in gingerbread house on Monday, November 28. The delectable abode is the stuff that sweet dreams are made of, featuring its own working fireplace and table seating for six -- allowing guests to enjoy a complete meal experience inside its edible walls.

The one-of-a-kind dine-in dwelling will be made with 400 pounds of honey, 856 pounds of sugar, 350 pounds of flour, 100 pounds of ginger powder, 50 pounds of cinnamon, 250 eggs and 10 pounds of nutmeg. Located on the resort lobby level, the house will be available for complimentary public viewing and may be rented for private lunches or dinners for up to six guests for a $200/250 fee, plus meal costs. Regular menu selections can be ordered for private meal experiences enjoyed inside the house, including full three- or four-course restaurant offerings.

Reservations for private dining inside The Ritz-Carlton, Dove Mountain Dine-In Gingerbread House may be requested at 520-572-3401.

Located in Marana, Arizona between Tucson and Phoenix, The Ritz-Carlton, Dove Mountain is the recipient of Forbes Five Star and AAA Five Diamond ratings and is the only first Five Star/Five Diamond hotel in southern Arizona. For further information about the year-round golf, spa and adventure resort, contact The Ritz-Carlton, Dove Mountain at 520-572-3000 or visit To connect directly with the resort, visit