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Ogden, Utah
Reviewed 4 March 2014

I loved staying here so much! The staff was amazing, they treated my friend and I so great and were extremely helpful. The location is also great and the rooms are really cool! I thought the staff was very efficient and answered all of our questions. I couldn't have asked for a better experience.

Thank Kelsey H
North Salt Lake, Utah
Reviewed 2 March 2014

If your not into hotels like the Holiday Inn or something of that class than the Prospector is perfect for you for it is a step down. They have multi type rooms such as lofts, hotel rooms, and condos all of which are very basic. It is very centrally located to downtown Park City and to a few good restaurants...

1Thank peterballantine
Reviewed 11 February 2014

We stayed here for our 1 year anniversary. I would highly recommend spending the extra cash for a better hotel. The room only had one full bed. I assumed at the time of booking that the hotel standard was queen. There was hair left in the shower stall. The shower was also so small. The walls are paper thin. Our...

2Thank ERE413
Asbury Park, New Jersey
Reviewed 27 January 2014

This is a "condo" hotel, meaning all the units are owned by pretty much absentee owners. And it shows. While they've just refurbished the lobby, the room we were in was at least 40 years old. The in-room heater made enough noise as a jet engine and had to be "restarted" by maintenance. Maid service was spotty to say the...

2Thank M10002014
Escondido, California
Reviewed 23 January 2014

Main area being upgraded. This will be nice when it is done. In Jan 2014 it was incomplete. Pleasant surprise with the room. Nicely painted and furnished. Everything worked and was neat and clean. On the small side but we did not spend much time in the room. Good value for a ski weekend.

Thank EsconBill
Salt Lake City, Utah
Reviewed 22 January 2014

We rented 2 rooms across the hall from each other, both identical, rooms #408 & #409. The check in experience was easy & quick, and the front lobby has just been recently completely remodeled. Older reviews about an outdated lobby are no longer accurate. This lobby was amazing! The rooms we were given were beautiful. The views could have been...

1Thank UtahSkiMom
park city UT
Reviewed 26 August 2013

The Prospector is a disgusting rattrap. I am a resident of Park City and stayed here for a couple of nights with my children during a move. What an embarrassment to our town. The entire property is run down and in desperate need of a renovation. The hallways reeked of mold and dope. Service, such as it was, was dreadful....

2Thank expeditiondaddy
Reviewed 20 May 2013

I normally would never write a review, in fact this is my first time ever. After finding the hotel which was not easy and far off the beaten path. Right away I knew it was not going to be pretty. The lodge was very outdated and extremely under kept. The carpet and walls were very dirty. The lady at the...

1Thank Rtracy74
sharon f, Director of Sales at The Prospector, responded to this review

The staff of the Prospector cannot apologize enough for your terrible experience at our hotel. We have taken every step to ensure that this never happens again. We are under new management and the new team is dedicated to customer service. We hop you try our hotel the next time you are in Park City. Thank you, Adam Gavura Director...

Seal Beach, CA
Reviewed 27 March 2013

Nice style in the room we had. Very clean and very comfortable. Nice to have a kitchenette as making and eating breakfast before going out in the morning works out great (saves time and money). Room was great value compared to other ski areas around the western US and Europe!!! Close to town. Thoroughly enjoyed our stay. We had stayed...

Thank JB1105
sharon f, Manager at The Prospector, responded to this review

Thank you for your nice comments we hope to see you again soon.

St. Louis
Reviewed 15 March 2013

This is a re-post of a review I wrote last month. In my original, I had quoted another review and was informed I needed to re-post without the quote. Also, the manager of the property wrote a response that said that some units are rentable through third parties and not managed by the Prospector hotel staff. That may be true...

3Thank dailytraveler
sharon f, Manager at The Prospector, responded to this review

I have ask that you contact me to discuss. Could you please be so kind. Thank you, Management.

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  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Experience Park City like a local and enjoy breathtaking scenery, unparalleled skiing, mountain recreation, fine dining, and so much more. The Prospector Lodge and Convention Center, an official venue of the Sundance Film Festival, has ideal corporate meeting space and lodging facilities conveniently located within the heart of Park City. With ski resorts and Main Street only 5 minutes away, The Prospector Lodge is the perfect place to stay. Our privately owned condominium style accommodations offer a real Park City feel. Guests can choose studio accommodations with either one or two queen beds, a loft with 1 queen and a sofa sleeper, or a 3-bdrm condo that sleeps 8. Most units have full kitchens, many have fireplaces and some even have a washer and dryer and dishwasher, and all are within a block of the Silver Mountain Sports Club and Spa. We have a 24 hour Front Desk for your convenience. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Prospector

Address: 2175 Sidewinder Dr, Park City, UT 84060-7483
Region: United States > Utah > Wasatch Range > Park City
Price Range: $85 - $320 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Prospector 3*
Number of rooms: 250
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