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High Desert Lodge

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Had a late check in, It took us a bit time to find it after we were off the high way, rooms are fairly nice, a bit cowboy decoration which I liked it. The staff were very friendly, but wifi was not able to reach even it was available. The owner said they would expanded soon. The owner let me...

Thank shihui z
Amersham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a late check in after Grand Canyon. Room was ok but walls were very thin and could hear the TV and conversation of the couple next door making it difficult to fall asleep even though we were very tired

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Billie S, Owner at High Desert Lodge, responded to this review

I am sorry your stay was not as good as it could have been. This is an older building and I am sorry to say yes the walls are on the thin side. A lot of folks use ear plugs for these types of situations.

Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 5 January 2017

Everything in Page was booked so we got directed to Big Water Utah which is only about a 15 minute drive to Antelope Canyon. The owners are so nice and helpful. It really felt like I was staying over at a house. The rooms looks like bedrooms not hotel rooms and each one has a theme. We had a big...

1Thank lachim4114
Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 5 January 2017

I really liked staying at high desert lodge because how nice the owners were. Each room is decorated differently. It's about a 20 min drive from page. You can see so many stars at night because of the lodges location. I would totally stay there again.

1Thank christian a
Oakland, California
Reviewed 7 November 2016

This little motel is in Big Water, which barely exists beyond a label on a map. The motel is decorated, with the overall theme being Cowboys. It's a fun place to stay, dead quiet. Our room was the gambling room. The beds were Very comfortable, the room clean, the bathroom quite good. It's 15 minutes from Page, and thus 15...

1Thank Benin O
Moab, Utah
Reviewed 18 October 2016

You might blink and miss High Desert Lodge, so keep you eyes open for their little sign, as the map tells you you're in Big Water, or watch for the bright yellow chuckwagon, where the folks serve GREAT food at GREAT prices! Best chili and breakfast burritos I've had in a long time! This little place looks pretty corny from...

1Thank tpstrong
Reviewed 17 October 2016

It seems that the hotel is situated at the end of the world and it will not be the best accommodation. Nothing could be further from the truth. The hotel ample free parking. Very nice and quick check-in. OK sized room, equipped basically. Everything clean. Bathroom clean, basically equipped. The hotel has a Wi-Fi network. The reception access to coffee,...

1Thank JPopiel
Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Typical american standard,rooms not really large but clean and well furnished,staff friendly,offer tea and coffe,microvave in reception.In the morning possibility to have breakfast outdoor in beautiful scenery.Hotel got own outdoor grill and offer some steaks in reasonable price.Short driving distance distance to Page and Antelope Canyon.Very good alternative to Page where prices are 100 percent higher.I can recommend this motel...

1Thank Radzio43
Reviewed 2 October 2016

I picked the High Desert Lodge because of location/Price. It's close enough to the starting point of the Antelope Canyon morning tours (20 mins drive) and a little less crazy expensive than all the central page hotels. That being said: this place is very basic. The rooms are clean but dated. Quality of the beds is good though. Lady at...

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Retford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

The room was comfortable enough but extremely dated. The air conditioning would not have been good to have on over night as it was very noisy. The motel offers free WiFi, but may as well not bother as it is so very slow it's pretty much unusable. There is a communal microwave to use as well as vending machines too....

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We have over 26 unique themed rooms inspired by everything cowboy! Big Water is the center of Canyon Country - boasting the closeness of a couple of minutes from Lake Powell, Antelope Slot Canyon, Horseshoe Bend and a couple of hours of the National Parks & Recreation centers such as Bryce, Zion, Grand Canyon, and Monument Valley. The Escalante Grand Staircase is located just inside the city leading to many fantastic hiking trails and slot canyons waiting to be explored. Big Water has many boat rental companies, ATV rentals, horseback riding and the charm of being off the beaten path. ... more   less 

Additional Information about High Desert Lodge

Address: 605 S Independence Drive, Big Water, UT 84741
Region: United States > Utah > Big Water
Price Range: $87 - $175 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 26
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“They looked the same to me”
964shihuiz, 23 Apr 2017 | Read review
“We liked the gambling room. Get a room on the north side, if you can. It faces the mountains, not theroad.”
benin0, 6 Nov 2016 | Read review
“I stayed in the west unit, at the east end, where there's a little sundeck, and a couple easy chairs to flop in!”
tpstrong, 18 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Make a reservation because it is near national parks and Lake Powell.”
jeang833, 19 Jul 2016 | Read review
“All the room should be great!!”
43joeh, 26 Jun 2016 | Read review
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