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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Clean, huge hotel with only one elevator-so be prepared to walk a long way - ok unless you have a disability. It was hard to find the entrance. The front desk was very helpful and friendly. It was easy to transfer our bags to the hotel in the Grand Canyon.

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Tampa, Florida
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here after our train trip to the Grand Canyon. The hotel room was clean and the bed was comfy. I really liked the way the lobby was set up. Something I realized when I was checking out in the morning is there is a spot on the building on the opposite side from the train depot where you... More 

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Belen, New Mexico
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a GREAT place too stay and all the Staff is there too make all things Great and comfortable during your stay. Rooms very clean and all that one needs, the checking staff even with a very long line Very quick to take care of you

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent two nights at the hotel. The staff was friendly and helpful. The rooms were very comfortable and clean. Would stay there again when we make a return trip in the future. Williams is a nice place to visit and the Grand Canyon Railway Hotel topped it off.

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Dundrum, co.down, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Have to say this hotel was stunning staff were very good, food was excellent our room was lovely but our friends room though nice when the went to get into bed found the sheets on one bed to be covered in blood. The amount of blood on the sheets we can not work out how house keeping staff made a... More 

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Apache Junction, Arizona
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Reviewed 29 October 2016

Everything you could want for a relaxing and environmentally eco-friendly vacation. Friendly, knowledgeable employees of the area. Haven't relaxed this much in years. Can't wait to go back, even considering moving to Williams, AZ.

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Oslo, Norway
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Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

If you are going to GrandCanyon this is the place to stay! Nice, clean and new rooms. Toped with a great staff to make it even bether! Booked for one nigth, desided to stay one more. This truly made our road trip even more memorable!

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North Arlington, New Jersey
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Reviewed 28 October 2016

The accommodations were clean, the room was spacious, the pillows were extremely soft and everything was so nice. We walked across the street to have breakfast at the buffet where there was a very nice selection of food choices. I particularly enjoyed the biscuits with country sausage gravy, something I have learned to have while traveling in the southern states.

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Springfield, Oregon
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Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

This is a really nice hotel had everything you need and then some. Microwave and fridge in room really comfortable beds and thick walls didn't hear a peep all night. The hotel has a bar and restaurant where I watched the World Series game. Pool and hot tub was nice as well. If it wasn't for three bus loads of... More 

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atlanta, georgia
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Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

We spent two nights at the hotel in a recently renovated room that was spacious and comfortable. Drinks from Spenser's pub in front of the lobby fireplace were a welcome remove from the chill evening air. The dinner and breakfast buffets were plentiful with good food and friendly servers....really excellent bacon in the mornings. We did the train ride one... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Experience the luxury of a bygone era at Grand Canyon Railway Hotel. Designed to resemble the century-old train depot that housed the original Fray Marcos Hotel, our hotel is a relaxing retreat in a picturesque Western setting. The 298-room hotel is just a block away from downtown Williams and historic Route 66. Combined with a variety of amenities such as complimentary wi-fi, an indoor pool and hot tub, delicious dining options at Grand Depot Cafe and Spenser's Pub, The Grand Canyon Railway Hotel is the perfect place to stay before embarking on your grandest of journeys! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Grand Canyon Railway Hotel

Address: 233 N Grand Canyon Blvd, Williams, AZ 86046-2563
Region: United States > Arizona > Williams
Price Range: $184 - $343 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Grand Canyon Railway Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 298
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Also Known As:
Grand Canyon Railway Williams
Fray Marcos Hotel
Hotel Grand Canyon Railway
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#1 Green Hotel in Williams
#4 Business Hotel in Williams
#5 Family Hotel in Williams
#5 Romantic Hotel in Williams
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“Ask for first floor facing the depot. You'll get around easier.”
 of 5 bubbles santinod41, 29 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Great way to do a first visit to the Grand Canyon.”
 of 5 bubbles CGTL, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We were on the second floor and it was nice and quiet”
  • It had a Daddy chair slipped in alongside the window
  • TV microwave keurig desk with chair
  • Queen beds were comfortable
  • The bathroom included bath ammenities that smelled good
 of 5 bubbles Kimpia, 26 Nov 2016 | Read review
“I understand there are updated rooms, you may want to request that. We did not.”
 of 5 bubbles cookus, 22 Nov 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are good - Must book well in advance - else loose the chance”
 of 5 bubbles Aero-nautics, 16 Nov 2016 | Read review
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