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Runnin' Iron Inn

Rte 191, 8 miles north of Monticello, Monticello, UT
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Denver, Colorado
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at the campground on same property. The shower house was bug infested with inches of standing water and a water stained ceiling, the dirtiest place I have ever seen. Leaking & water stained. The owner said he never visits this part of the property. No hot water, owner fixed it but never cleaned anything or shut off the... More 

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Indian Harbour Beach, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

Room was small and basic but clean. Bed comfortable. Walls are a bit thin but normally the place is pretty quiet. We did hear some kids running in the hall about 10 PM. Place wanted to appear old but everywhere I looked it was new wood so I don't know. Restaurant had only a couple of diners. Owner acted a... More 

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Layton, Utah
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

This was alright for one night. Room was very small and right above the restaurant, which was closed because it was sunday. Next time I would probably stay in a bigger room or somewhere else, but this was cheap and worked for one night.

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Michigan
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

Looking for an overnight stop for our camper, read about this place and stopped in to check it out. The restaurant looked ok, pretty rustic but interesting. The campground itself was a bit of a disaster. The parking sites were set up helter-sketler, just a single narrow, hilly gravel two track to access them. Not sure if a larger RV... More 

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Plantation, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

What a great find! We were the only guest that evening. The owner Bob cooked us the best dinner, stacey our waitress was awesome. They both stayed and talked with us after the restaurant closed. Lots of laughs and fun. If you are looking to stay in a big city with lots to do this is not for you. We... More 

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Stansbury Park, Utah
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

We had a wonderful relaxing time, it was like be taking away to another time, just what we needed. The food was excellent, the service was great and the accommodations were wonderful. Would recommend this place as must stay when traveling Utah. I am hoping to bring my entire family back next summer for a family reunion.

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Clemson, South Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

Located about 8 miles north of Monticello, UT, on highway 191, the Running Iron Inn consists of three smallish rooms and two larger rooms with balconies situated on the second floor over a small sitting room with a TV and the Line Camp Steakhouse restaurant (see separate review), which share the first floor. We stayed in one of the larger... More 

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La Crosse, Wisconsin
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 113 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

This place gives you a wonderful taste of the old west in a setting of rustic western charm and cedar trees. The proprietor Bob welcomes you like an old friend and makes sure your stay is comfortable, peaceful and relaxing. His charm and the inn itself have a cowboy edginess to them that make you wish you had a horse... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

We stopped the Runnin' Iron Inn to break our journey from Arches NP to Durango. After reading rave reviews, we were surprised and a little alarmed to find the Inn deserted when we arrived. We set up our tents round the back of the Inn and wondered what we were in for! We were, in fact, in for a wonderful... More 

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Fairview, Utah
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2013

We will stay again and send everyone we know for a fabulous dinner and a night in super clean and quiet room. The owner welcomed us like old friends. It was obvious he has many customers loyal to the restaurant and other motels were sending their guests to his place for dinner. Anyone willing to "unplug" for the night would... More 

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