We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 6 Monticello hotels

Blue Mountain Horsehead Inn

2.0 of 5 Motel   |   248 North Main Street, Monticello, UT 84535 (Formerly National 9 Inn)
Hotel amenities
Blue Mountain Horsehead Inn
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 4 more sites!
Save Saved
You added Blue Mountain Horsehead Inn to your Saves list
75%
Ranked #3 of 6 Hotels in Monticello
Certificate of Excellence 2014
A recent review
3 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
TJ-Hawaii
Write a Review

91 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
    20
    47
    10
    6
    8
See reviews for
16
37
12
3
Rating summary
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (19)
Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Russian first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (91)
  • Mar-May only
    (16)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (42)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (24)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (9)
All months
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
9 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Location: fine. Staff: friendly & polite. Make sure you request the updated rooms in the side & back buildings. We were in the front building in a 2-room queen with kitchenette. The front building is clean, but looks like it hasn't been updated since the 1940s when the motel was built. AND be sure to bring your own kitchen items... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Surprise, Arizona
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I booked the "deluxe King Suite" - may I say there was nothing sweet about it. The bath is small, only has a shower, which did not drain properly, and very tight. Bumped my head on wall when washing my legs. Refrigerator did not work properly and I worried about my medication, so purchased ice and kept it in the... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Oro Valley, Arizona
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a cool little hotel.Nothing fancy,just the basics with a flash back to those 1950's motor inns.Remember,this is small town america.You get a bed,a mini micro and also a mini fridge and coffee maker.Staff is friendly and the if you need Wi-Fi it's available and actually very good for such a small town.Part of the small town feel is... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Angel Fire, New Mexico
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

I was driving up Hwy. 191 and it was getting late when I arrived in Monticello looking for a place to stay. I was basically looking for "a bed and a head" and hoping not to pay too much. I was pleasantly surprised with the Blue Mountain Horsehead Inn. The gentleman who checked me in was friendly. The rate for... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 4
Affligem, Belgium
Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
25 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

If you need a hotel between Monument Valley and Moab, this is a good choice. Spacious room, nothing fancy, but all you need is there. Good quality free WIFI. Be aware that in the evening after 9:30 you will not find any restaurant in this place; we had to buy some instant meals from the gas station and heated them... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Contributor
12 reviews 12 reviews
7 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

Monticello is not a very exiting town but you can easily drive from there to Canyonlands NP, 30 miles. Take the wonderful scenic drive, ask the owner how to get there. And you can drive to Arches NP, 60 miles and Mesa Verde NP CO, 70 miles. We were glad we chose this inn: spacious and clean room with everything... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Woerden, The Netherlands
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Well, if your are looking for a up market stay ... this isn't. Hee Europeans, if you want a true American experience, in a "desolate city" close to Moab and Monument valley, you should book this one. All kidding; true value for your money. And always great to park your car before the door of your hotel room.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
phoenix
Contributor
12 reviews 12 reviews
7 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

Our room was right in front, not 40 feet from the highway, so it was noisy. This is an old, dog eared, very basic budget motel. A place to lay your head at best. Clean enough, it served our purposes but I won't stay there again if I can help it. Perhaps the rooms in back, off the highway are... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Thatcher
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

We stayed in June 2014. The rooms we stayed in were clean & fresh. We reserved our rooms back in Jan 2014 and got the rooms farthest from the road & on the end of the property. Our rooms were very quiet even thou when we awoke at 7am the Inn was full! (parking lot full) We will stay here... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Vail, CO
Top Contributor
53 reviews 53 reviews
10 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

We booked with this motel on May 14. Today is June 7. Despite having a confirmation about our room, we now get an e-mail telling us that the booking is no longer valid and the price has climbed. People like this do not belong in the lodging business.

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Do you own or manage Blue Mountain Horsehead Inn?
Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.
Manage your listing

Been to Blue Mountain Horsehead Inn? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Blue Mountain Horsehead Inn

Address: 248 North Main Street, Monticello, UT 84535 (Formerly National 9 Inn)
Location: United States > Utah > Monticello
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Blue Mountain Horsehead Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 27
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia, Booking.com, Hotels.com, Travelocity, Priceline, Venere and Odigeo so you can book your Blue Mountain Horsehead Inn reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Blue Mountain Horsehead Inn Monticello, Utah

20 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (3)
Viewed
Other (3)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (18)
Viewed
Room/suite (6)
Viewed
View from room (1)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (5)
Viewed
Other (6)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay

Near Blue Mountain Horsehead Inn