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Lazy Lizard International Hostel

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1213 S. Highway 191, Moab, UT 84532
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Lazy Lizard International Hostel
Ranked #20 of 29 Specialty Lodging in Moab
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Rochester, New York, United States
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45 reviews 45 reviews
7 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The place is tucked behind a storage facility and looks a bit sketchy. Our cabin was cozy and had a nice little covered porch with nice chairs and a table. We had electric, a roof and a mattress for only a few dollars more than camping so we were happy. The bathrooms were clean but in sad shape. The fridge... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I found out about the Lazy Lizard from a sign while driving down the main street. I was in a bind as it was getting late, the closest campsites were full and I didnt want to pay $79+ just for somewhere to pee & sleep for a night. It was not easy to find in the dark as the location... More

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Top Contributor
65 reviews 65 reviews
16 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hostel reminds me of many other fun hostels I've stayed while backpacking in Australia and New Zealand. So if you happened to have traveled there, you get the idea. Except this is America, so you can park your car in front of the cabin. It has cosy cabins and the bathroom and restroom facilities are outside. You have to... More

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Golden, Canada
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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First the good: 1. The staff are quite friendly and helpful. They go out of their way to accommodate you, have a good knowledge of the area and will go out of their way to help you out. 2. The building is kept clean. They clean the bathrooms, kitchen and rooms daily. They even made my bed for me! Now... More

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Orlando, Florida
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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There's a big difference between a hostel and a hotel and I feel a lot more comfortable in the latter. The Lazy Lizard is situated behind a storage facility off the main street in Moab and feels very industrial. It's difficult to find, but only a couple of miles from the main tourist area. It's very dark so if you're... More

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TheLazyLizard, Owner at Lazy Lizard International Hostel, responded to this review

Well this isn't an entirely unfair review. (if I was going to quibble I would point out the the cabins are 12 x 12 or 12 x 14, not 9x9, but they are not overly large) We have known for a long time that The Lazy Lizard is not for everybody. There will always be those people who prefer the... More

Boulder, Colorado
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36 reviews 36 reviews
7 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed for 4 nights when we went to visit Arches and Canyonlands. The location is great - just a mile from the Moab Brewery where we ate 3 times! The room was small but clean and there was a plug in electric heater that warmed the room up for the cool nights. Only complaints with the... More

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Highlands Ranch, Colorado
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27 reviews 27 reviews
7 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

My husband and I have stayed 4 times at the Lazy Lizard. If you are roughing it, don't care about special amenities, and want a quiet, safe place to sleep, this is the one. We have always chosen the cabins to spend the night, and they are spacious, clean, with heating and air-conditioning, and very basic. The bathrooms need some... More

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Top Contributor
54 reviews 54 reviews
20 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

A light, small table, bench and full size bed was all we had in our private log cabin and that was all we needed. Cabins have a shared community bathroom and shower building for men and women. We stayed 2 nights. There is multiple refrigerators in the main building along with eating area, computer, wifi and microwave which all guests... More

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O'Fallon, Missouri
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

I spent four nights in Moab, in Sept of 2014, primary purpose of which was to visit Arches & canyonlands National Parks. Most Moab properties tend to be a bit on the pricy side, so i checked out the "Lazy Lizard" ( LL) I had never stayed at a hostel before, & being in my 50's, had no desire to... More

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Fort Collins, Colorado
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46 reviews 46 reviews
4 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

I've stayed in several hostels around the world, and this was possibly the best I've ever stayed in. A friend and I reserved a private room for two, which came out to about $17 each. Best price in Moab! The room was very small and certainly nothing fancy, but the bunk bed was all I needed for the brief one-night... More

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Additional Information about Lazy Lizard International Hostel

Address: 1213 S. Highway 191, Moab, UT 84532
Location: United States > Utah > Moab
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 25
Also Known As:
Lazy Lizard International Hotel Moab
Lazy Lizard International Hostel Moab, Utah

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