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  • Excellent40%
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  • Terrible3%
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“el tovar”(1,298 reviews)
“third floor”(75 reviews)
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Non-Smoking Hotel
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2 Star accommodation
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

What a wonderful, historic hotel. Love the charm of sitting on the front porch in rockers people-watching! Be sure and make dinner reservations in the dining room - great service and delicious food. Good bar, too, with a great outside porch. Wonderfully restored hotel and...More

Thank jerrirobbins
Reviewed yesterday

When you stay at The El Tovar you are not staying at the Hilton, you are staying in one of the grandest hotels in American history. You are staying in a hotel that you will remember the rest of your life, overlooking the Grand Canyon....More

Thank David L
Reviewed 3 days ago

I was extremely happy to obtain reservations at the historical El Tovar for 9/10 and 9/11, 2018. I was very disappointed to enter the room to a running toilet which I contacted maintenance to repair. My husband fixed the toilet before the maintenance person arrived....More

1  Thank dianelarson
Reviewed 3 days ago

After leaving Amy Frederickson’s Grand Canyon Hotel in Williams, a delightful, historic hotel in a delightful historic town of Williams on the delightfully historic route 66, we ventured to the Grand Canyon where we were very excited to have reservations in El Tovar, the historic...More

Thank WLifeMan
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We had three nights booked at El Tovar. We were surprised to find there are no elevators, but fortunately there are bellmen to cart luggage to the rooms. Our room wasn’t the most spacious, but we were pleasantly surprised that we had AC and WiFi...More

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Due to pending renovations to guest rooms, public spaces, and the dining room, El Tovar is not available from January 25, 2018 through September 30, 2018. ...More Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Room Service
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Free Internet
Restaurant
Air Conditioning
Concierge
Non-Smoking Hotel
Beachfront
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Pool
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Room types
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Traveler (1,849)
Room & Suite (438)
Dining (51)
Pool & Beach (2)
Family and Play Areas (1)
Business Center & Event Rooms (1)
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scraggyaggie
August 13, 2018|
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Response from Amy F | Reviewed this property |
I don’t think they pick up from hotel- you’ll have to walk to bus stop (near ticketing canter). It’s not a far walk. Right outside of El Tovar are very beautiful views of Canyon. We walked to Angel Bright trail and... More
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Jared H
August 5, 2018|
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Response from Lisa R | Reviewed this property |
You need to write or call the hotel directly to answer this question
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Sarah O
June 21, 2018|
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Response from Hanan M | Reviewed this property |
Renovations are done
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"Ask for a room that overlooks the Grand Canyon."
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"The frontside of the hotel offers slightly better views than the backside, except for suites at the ends..."
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"Second floor rooms would be quieter, first floor everyone will be walking through to go outside as that is..."
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"Don't get placed downstairs."
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