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BEST WESTERN East Zion Thunderbird Lodge

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Junction SR-9 & US-89, East Zion, Mount Carmel, UT 84755
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 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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Salt Lake City, Utah
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38 reviews 38 reviews
11 hotel reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We always stay here when we are hiking and exploring Southern Utah hwy 89 area. we are rock hounds so there is plenty to keep us busy nearby. My husband enjoys the home style food offered at nearby restaurants.

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saratoga, CA
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Convenient location Meet price/value expectation. The decor is definite not updated. The room is clean and basic. Restaurant served a good breakfast. The apple pie was good. There is not much choice after you exited Zion National Park East side and is on your way to Bryce.

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Huntsville, Alabama
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473 reviews 473 reviews
315 hotel reviews
237 helpful votes 237 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This motel is part of a larger complex that includes a restaurant and gift shop. Check in was pleasant and super efficient. They made certain to remind each guest that breakfast is NOT included in the room rate. We were given a room in a building facing the golf course. We were able to drive up to our room. There... More 

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Tanya M, Owner at BEST WESTERN East Zion Thunderbird Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your 5 star review! I really appreciate happy people like you. I recognize the room you provided a picture of. Since all our rooms and furnishings are unique, I know exactly where you were. We call those the golf course units. There are 3, or maybe even 4 rooms on the entire property with tiny... More 

Morganville, New Jersey
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed there in April 2015. Very nice place. Friendly staff, very clean, neat, spacious and quiet room. The place has the pool and hot tub but we didn't have a chance to use it. Nice restaurant with friendly service and tasty food.

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Tanya M, Owner at BEST WESTERN East Zion Thunderbird Lodge, responded to this review

It's a shame you did not get to use the pool and hot tub, because they and the entire pool area were updated this winter and early spring. They have a whole new look to them, which I think turned out quite nice. I'm glad you enjoyed your stay, and thank you so much for the review. More 

Port Saint Lucie, Florida
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The thunderbird lodge was wonderful. the staff was very nice and helpful. Great location to Zion National Park. we woke up to snow and sleet. but the room was very warm. The restaurant had very good food

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Tanya M, Owner at BEST WESTERN East Zion Thunderbird Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your 5 star review! I really appreciate happy people like you. It's a kicker is it not! Snow and sleet this time of year! It was a dry winter, and now things start to fall from the sky. More 

Nanaimo, Canada
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9 reviews 9 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stopped there after a long day of driving...we were continuing on our journey the next morning toward Zion National Park.....Great Service at check in...Restaurant was a bit busy,and service wasnt that great.....Room was very nice and clean.

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Tanya M, Owner at BEST WESTERN East Zion Thunderbird Lodge, responded to this review

I don't manage the restaurant and they have their own place on trip adviser for reviews, but I am thrilled you enjoyed your hotel stay. I do know that the restaurant is often short handed late in May until schools around here get out each year, and that makes it hard to be quick to service when short handed, but... More 

St. Petersburg, United States
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The outside of this hotel is nondescript but the rooms are very nice and have a western rustic décor. The restaurant is a little pricey but there are not many places to eat in this area. Servers are friendly.

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Tanya M, Owner at BEST WESTERN East Zion Thunderbird Lodge, responded to this review

People travel from Las Vegas where food is cheap and then are surprised at the prices for food where gambling is not around to pay for it. I doubt the restaurant prices are any higher than Springdale, Kanab or anywhere else nearby. I am thrilled you enjoyed the interior of our rooms. We have put a lot of work into... More 

Chesapeake, Virginia
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We weren't sure when we drove up but what a WONDERFUL place. People were great, room was so much more than we expected & the food was WONDERFUL! We would be glad to visit there again soon & tell all our friends about it!

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Tanya M, Owner at BEST WESTERN East Zion Thunderbird Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your 5 star review! I am so happy that our property was more than you expected. That makes me feel great, and most of all I am pleased that you were able to enjoy your stay. More 

Roseville, California
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We were on a 16 day trip with friends and this was all of our favorite! We stayed an extra night to just enjoy and relax here. Both rooms were spacious and beds comfortable. Totally recommend this hotel. Thank you to all the wonderful staff as well.

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Tanya M, Owner at BEST WESTERN East Zion Thunderbird Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your 5 star review! I treasure guests like you. I am thrilled you had an enjoyable stay! More 

West Palm Beach, Florida
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We had a wonderful stay at the Thunderbird Lodge. The rooms were beautiful, the adjoining restaurant's food and service were very good, and the adjoining gift shop had lots of goodies. The surrounding views were terrific. All in all, this lodge is terrific and at a good price!

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Tanya M, Owner at BEST WESTERN East Zion Thunderbird Lodge, responded to this review

First of all thank you for the 5 star review! I do appreciate you very much! I am thrilled you noticed the value of our property, and how much work we have put into our rooms! People like you make my day! More 

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