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The Padre Motel

20 East Main Street, Escalante, UT 84726
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Oslo, Norway
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2015

We arrived Bryce Canyon at 7 pm and all hotels were fully booked. We had to drive to Escalante to find a place to sleep for the night. It takes approx. 45 min to go to Bryce Canyon from Escalante. We arrived late to The Padre Motel. The only available room was the suite. The suite has two rooms with... More 

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Twinsburg, Ohio
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2015

Met and exceeding our expectations. A throw back to an earlier time but in this area a nice clean room that is quiet and well kept and doesn't cost and arm and a let is a VERY welcome change from the expensive change or the expensive dives. If you're expecting new and modern better make your reservations at another hotel... More 

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Roy, Utah
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57 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

We found this motel to be a nice place to stay. Though, admittedly pretty basic. The room was clean and well maintained. Bed was comfy. Screen door on our room was a nice touch, but slammed every time you used it. The walls are pretty thin, and the AC could be a bit distracting. But we liked our stay, and... More 

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Phoenix, Arizona
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

We arrived in Escalante late in the day. We decided to stay the night. We contacted the office which was in the home of the people that own/run the motel. We checked the room and found it to be dated but clean. The bathroom was clean and in good repair. The TV was an old model but fit right in... More 

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Hot Springs, Arkansas
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

Rooms are small and bath room is so small you can't turn around in front of the sink. There is NO breakfast so figure that into the price. The rooms were clean and it is run by an older couple who were very nice, although not didn't know what to do with a wi-fi problem. The old TV hangs on... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2013

We were on our way to Boulder and got to the top of the Great Escalante Staircase but were too tired to go down the other side. Did not expect it to be cheap in this tourist area but was reasonable. The room had a fridge but no microwave. The owners were very helpful and even boiled me some water... More 

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Orlanda fl
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2012

Booked online, sight unseen. Basic but clean room with an odd, tiny bathroom. The desk person (owner?) was unwelcoming. Went back to the office to get a pillow, but she had gone home a short time after we checked in around 5:00 p.m, with a sign posted in the window that she will return the naxt day at 4:00 pm.... More 

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Salt Lake City, UT
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2012

We stayed at the Padre Motel during September of 2011. Some of the other motels were already sold out and we started checking some 3 months prior! So, if going during the cooler fall months be sure to book early. By default we stayed at the Padre Motel. It was very dated, with small rooms, located on East Main street,... More 

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Hagen, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2011

Clean, quiet small motel. Nothing fancy, but, nice and large rooms with all the amenities you need - and a very comfortable bed! The owners are very friendly people. Ideal for the Grand Staircase Escalante on Highway 12 scenic byway. I rate it "very good" not in comparison to expensive places in cities, but in comparison to other places in... More 

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Riverton, Wyoming
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2011

This may have been a cute off the beaten track place in 1970..they do have color TV, flush toilets,and at door parking. In the peak season (Sept) the "mini-suites"..and I mean "MINI" run $110/after tax $125. This is an owner occupied property (the Lymans). The Mrs. Lyman skirts "surly"..think of the 3rd grade nun who despised your very existence. Despite... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Padre Motel offers 12 units of lodging. All units consist of air conditioning, 150+ channels of satellite television, and free high-speed Ethernet Internet access (1.5Mbps download / 512Kbps upload). We have 5 "mini-suite" units with 2 Queen beds in separate bedrooms, 4 units with King beds and 3 units with Queen beds. All "mini-suite" and King bed units come furnished with a small refrigerator. All units are non-smoking, no pets and no cooking. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Padre Motel

Address: 20 East Main Street, Escalante, UT 84726
Location: United States > Utah > Escalante
Price Range: $59 - $89 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 12
Also Known As:
Padre Hotel Escalante
The Padre Motel Escalante, Utah
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