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Desert Thistle

Certificate of Excellence
37 West Main Street, Rockville, UT 84763
Desert Thistle
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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boston
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The King Canyon suite was perfect for our needs. The entire inn was decorated nicely and well maintained. Maureen greeted us warmly at the door when we first arrived, giving us each a hug, showing us to our room and to the pool area, and later introducing us to her husband Warner. Too bad we weren't here for longer, so... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

Maureen and Warren were fantastic and accommodating. The property was beautiful, and the room was clean, tastefully decorated, and well equipped. It is a convenient distance from Zion, and was a pleasant place to return to after a day of hiking. Highly recommended.

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

We found this place last minute on our road trip in the national parks in Utah. Maureen is the loveliest host. We arrived quite late and she waited for us to make sure we would find everything we needed in her house. The room was very comfortable, very clean and very nicely decorated. It is located only 5' away (by... More 

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Boise, Idaho
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

Our stay at the Desert Thistle was amazing! Maureen and Warner are precious people and wonderful hosts. The B&B is so lovely both on the outside with a pool, patio and lovely landscaping and inside with beautiful furnishings, tastefully decorated rooms and very clean! We had the Anniversary Room with the jacuzzi; not just a tub but a full size... More 

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Moehlin, Switzerland
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

We stayed in Vegas for the day and only arrived in Rockville very late. What a pity, if we knew how beautiful the Desert Thistle was, we would have arrived as early as possible. The hosts are so friendly, the rooms are beautiful. There's even a pool to cool off after the hot day. Zion is just around the corner... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

I love staying with locals when I travel, and I can say that Maureen is the most welcoming and friendly host I've ever met. Not only that, but her home is beautifully decorated, and the room was very clean and extremely comfortable after a day out exploring. At first I was a little bummed about a breakfast voucher in place... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

Our stay was superb, thanks to the hospitality of Maureen. She treated us like family and made us feel right at home. If you can't have a good time at Desert Thistle, then you have issues you need to deal with.

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

Where do I begin?? The property and rooms are beautiful, the scenery is stunning, and Maureen & Warner are completely delightful!! I did not even want to leave my room (the bed was so comfy!!) Need a place to stay near Zion's? Look no further than the Desert Thistle. But, just a warning, once having stayed here you will never... More 

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015 via mobile

I just spent 2 nights at the Desert Thistle. I LOVED my room. Very quite atmosphere. Plenty of outside sitting areas. Awesome price and amazing guest's that I met. Maureen was so nice and accommodating. Vouchers for Oscars and Wild cat Willie's. Both places had awesome food. So close to Zion. Would highly recommend. Can't wait to go back.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

This was our second time staying at the Desert Thistle and it once again exceeded our expectations. Beautiful rooms, delicious breakfast, a pool, and great people. It's a great place to go relax after a long hike in Zion.

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