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BEST WESTERN East Zion Thunderbird Lodge

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Green Bay
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Strong advice: if coming from southern AZ (Phoenix/Tucson) stay in one of the BW's in Kanab for less than the one in Mt. Carmel. Several good restaurants (e.g., Flying V) in Kanab and a good coffee shop. If coming from Salt Lake area, drive the extra 20 miles from Mt. Carmel on to Kanab. The Mt. Carmel BW is the... More 

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Allen, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

It was a bit hard to find the lobby when we arrived (in the evening, as usual); I actually had to go into the convenience store next door to ask where it was. After that it was fine, and the room was very nicely appointed. I did find it odd that breakfast wasn't included in the room rate, as it... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stayed here in August 2016, spending 3 nights in room 105. The room was spacious and the beds were comfortable. The decor was dated but clean and serviceable. The only negative was the satellite TV went out for the last day and the staff weren't able to get it working......the hotel is far from any town or entertainment so... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful rooms and western decor, nice pool between Bryce and Zion. Restaurant needs a boost in offerings and service. Right on a golf course amid the mountains for those who like the game. Lots of international visitors.

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Sun Lakes, AZ, United States
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

When you book a hotel on-line, you aren't sure what to expect. We were pleased to see that the Best Western Thunderbird Lodge was consistent with the other BW properties we have stayed at. Clean, well organized, spacious room, along with a cordial and professional staff. For being at a wide spot in the road, I rate it first class.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I was so surprised by this place. It was super clean. Way more modern than I expected. Everyone working there was friendly and helpful. Even though the rooms had outside entrances I felt very safe. A small little golf course right behind the property. Had a gift shop and restaraunt on property.

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We used this place as our base to explore both Zion and Bryce from. Room is comfortable, we had pool view. Upside: quick to the pool. Downside: you can hear other people in the pool. Staff was friendly, the restaurant serves a decent breakfast (though not included).

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Westchester, NY
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The carpeting was old and worn, the toilet had urine on it, the air conditioner was noisy and emitted an unpleasant odor. The bed sheets were stiff and uncomfortable. This room should cost $69/night not $239/night. Avoid at all costs. Go to a hotel in Kanab, Ut instead. It's only 17 miles away and there are many choices of newer... More 

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Holden, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here for our trip to Zion and Bryce Canyon. We were coming from the west so we drove through Zion to get to the hotel, which is near the East entrance. It was actually a nice ride and gave us the opportunity to get a grasp on the locations of various places within Zion. The rooms were clean,... More 

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Belgium, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My family of four stayed here while on a driving vacation visiting the national parks. I must say I and my family were all very impressed with our stay. The overall theme of the hotel is a bit throwback; which to me was part of the charm. It has been left a bit yesteryear, but still very much updated with... More 

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Golf course
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  • Accessible rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Zion National Park lodging at its best! The BEST WESTERN East Zion Thunderbird Lodge offers a refreshing pool, hot tub, 9 hole golf course and free club rentals. Our rooms are 100% smoke free, 100% pet free, with balcony views and patios that overlook the beautiful mountains and lush green golf course, DirecTV. In-room coffee and tea, guest laundry facilities, direct dial in-room phones, free local and 1-800 calls, internet connections, AAA, AARP. We are located 12 miles from the east entrance to Zion National Park, 60 miles from Bryce Canyon National Park, 85 miles from the North Rim of the Grand Canyon, 45 miles from Cedar Breaks National Monument, and 12 miles from the Coral Pink Sand Dunes. ... more   less 

Additional Information about BEST WESTERN East Zion Thunderbird Lodge

Address: Junction SR-9 & US-89, East Zion, Mount Carmel, UT 84755
Location: United States > Utah > Mount Carmel
Price Range: $131 - $189 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — BEST WESTERN East Zion Thunderbird Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 61
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Best Western East Zion Thunderbird Hotel Mount Carmel
Best Western Mount Carmel
East Zion Thunderbird Hotel
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