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El Tovar Hotel

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05/12/2017 05/13/2017
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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed yesterday NEW

We decided to go to the park at the last minute, and was lucky that someone had canceled just minutes before I called. $1644.00 for 3 nights in the El Tovar Suite. The room faces the canyon and is directly facing it, your huge balcony can easily accommodate 25 people or more. We had room service for dinner and breakfast...

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Hogwarts
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Stayed overnight in a room we had reserved almost a year in advance. Wonderful location right on the rim. Historic to say the least and a gorgeous lobby that you can sit and enjoy endlessly, not to mention the rocking chairs out front. Yes, it is an old hotel and it shows in the small rooms with a musty odor....

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I absolutely loved this place. It has an (American) old world elegance about it and a long history. I'm glad that it's relatively unchanged from its original look and feel. If you are looking for sleek, updated and modern, you will not like it. If, like me, you purposely want to experience the grandeur of its past, you will not...

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Detroit, Michigan
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

5 stars for location, 3 stars for an extremely tiny (but clean) room. Walking right out to the south rim was such a bonus for us traveling with a 3 month old, and we were able to take frequent breaks when needed and go back to the room for naps/feeding. It's also right next to the visitor center where we...

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Raleigh, North Carolina
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Our family loves to travel to the US National Parks and we are making our way through our bucket list, which includes staying at the historic lodges. During our recent trip the Southwest, we spent 3 nights at the El Tovar Hotel. Overall, we really enjoyed our stay, which enhanced our experience in the park. The hotel was built in...

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Dorset
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We had the great misfortune to stay at this hotel yesterday. The only thing it's got going for it is the location and the fact you are inside the park so you get to see the wonderful sunrise over the Grand Canyon. Apart from that it's a great pity someone doesn't load a bomb into one of the helicopters and...

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Pittsburgh, PA
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

I called for reservations just over a year in advance and was fortunate enough to get the Mary Coulter suite (2 queen beds, deck overlooking Canyon). We also had a "regular" 2 queen room next door. It was fantastic and incredible and amazing. Did I mention it was amazing?!?! Both rooms were super. Very nice. We nearly never left the...

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Zachary, Louisiana
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited this hotel on our trip to the Grand Canyon. I tried to talk my husband into renting it but he didn't want to pay the $281 a night to stay . In my opinion it would have been worth the money. The hotel itself is kind of old but being in the park to see the sunrise, sunset...

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago

A family of 5 (all adults) spent two nights here between Christmas 2016 & New Year. We managed to arrive just after a snowfall, so the ambience of the surroundings was gorgeous (we're from the sub-tropics, after all). The hotel is old, and therefore we expected an older style and not modern fittings/furnishings/ comforts. The foyer was decorated beautifully for...

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Stamford, Connecticut
Reviewed 1 week ago

The only two things this hotel has going for it is the view and the breakfast. And you can get both without staying there. We stayed there last week, April 14th and 15th, and I wish we hadn't. The room was tiny, and right next to the parking lot.. I mean 2 steps away from the back lot. There was...

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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Internet
  • Restaurant
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Additional Information about El Tovar Hotel

Address: Apache Street and Center Road, South Rim, Grand Canyon National Park, AZ 86023
Location: United States > Arizona > Grand Canyon National Park
Price Range: $215 - $434 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — El Tovar Hotel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 78
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Also Known As:
El Tovar Hotel Grand Canyon
El Tovar Grand Canyon
Hotel El Tovar
El Grand Canyon
Grand Canyon El Tovar
El Tovar Lodge
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“you have to book by your budget.”
diver01, yesterday | Read review
“Ask about room size and accept a larger room on the side away from the canyon; the views are best experienced from outside the hotel”
Itinerant_Tarheel, 5 days ago | Read review
“First floor only. There are no elevators and no help with luggage”
578petrac, 6 days ago | Read review
“Do not get rooms next to the parking lot or facing the back. Make sure you're upstairs or facing the canyon.”
509suey, 1 week ago | Read review
“Book early, you are lucky to get a room”
694TomA, 1 week ago | Read review
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