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Howard Johnson Capitol Reef

2.0 of 5 Motel   |   877 North State Road 24, Torrey, UT 84775
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26 reviews 26 reviews
18 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Be careful when making reservations because it is listed as a Howard Johnson but are in the process of changing their name to Affordable Inn. The hotel is in the middle of nowhere nestled in between some mountains, a very pretty setting. Twice we had to wait for someone to come to the front desk because there were out back... More

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34 hotel reviews
121 helpful votes 121 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

When we stayed here last September it was called Howard Johnson Capitol Reef Motel. We had trouble finding the motel as it was set back from the road hidden by the Mexican Restaurant. It was a lovely motel a few miles out of Torrey. We were given a spacious room with two Queen Sized beds, desk, table, coffee making facilities... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

Location of this motel is very good as it's only a couple of miles from Capitol Reef. There are not many restaurants or stores in the area, but this is due to the general location and not the location of the motel. Staff was friendly and helpful. Wifi worked and it was okay. The rooms were in good shape and... More

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64 reviews 64 reviews
21 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

This is now the Affordable Inn. The rates are reasonable and the rooms are very big and very clean! We planned on staying one night but ended up staying three nights. The hotel is located about two miles from town on the highway into Capitol Reef National Park which makes it very quiet. Our room was in the rear of... More

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Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

There was nothing wrong with this motel, but it was nothing special..... our room was quite dark but clean and comfortable and well equipped with a fridge, microwave etc.. It is located on the road between Torrey and the Capitol Reef National Park. We ate at the Mexican restaurant on the adjacent site next to the petrol station - a... More

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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33 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

First, a clarification of what this place is. It's now an Affordable Inn, which is a small chain of 6 hotels, the rest of them all in Colorado. However, as of this writing the hotel erroneously still appears on Howard Johnson's website. (Yet if you try to book a stay from there, you can't.) Even more oddly, the hotel is... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

I had received an email telling me they changed to being Affordable Inn, so that was the sign I was searching for. Nope. Not there. I noticed a small Howard Johnson sign and that turned out to be the place. We got signed in and went to our room. The key wouldn't work. Back to the desk. Second key didn't... More

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Fremont, California
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11 reviews 11 reviews
10 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

We booked this hotel through booking.com and had to do some detective work to find that it's really a Howard Johnson's. The room and bed were acceptable, but nothing special. Got in pretty late (after 10pm) and found that many other people were active outside of their rooms. Bookings didn't indicate that the room had a fridge or microwave, but... More

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Bexhill-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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39 reviews 39 reviews
35 hotel reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

A good base for the start of our drive on Scenic Byway 12. The receptionist was both helpful and polite. Rooms were well equipped and the furnishing was good. We had a lovely view over the mountains. In a quiet location, but there is a restaurant a very short walk away. The continental breakfast was good. Pity about the name... More

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32 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

Exterior is not very different from any other "motel" but the rooms are excellent on the interior. Very modern throughout and very clean. Quiet and a good nights sleep. Wifi was very good. Attached restaurant was OK b.ut not great. Restaurant probably a bit overpriced for what you get. I ordered the Chinese food and it was bland at best.

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Address: 877 North State Road 24, Torrey, UT 84775
Location: United States > Utah > Torrey
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Hotel Class:2 star — Howard Johnson Capitol Reef 2*
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