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Welcome to the BEST WESTERN Desert Inn!

Close to Thatcher, Arizona and to the famous Mt. Graham Observatory, our pet-friendly Safford hotel is conveniently close to everything the region has to offer.

When a property is centrally located on the main highway, its easy for business travelers and vacationers alike to make the most of their stay. Were known for the cleanliness of rooms and have many loyal, return guests. Hospitality is serious business here and when combined with an unbeatable location, youll enjoy the trip of a lifetime. Close to restaurants and minutes from Roper Lake State Park for outdoor recreation, our Safford hotel has everything you need to kick off a memorable trip.

Eastern Arizona College (EAC) is also nearby and were happy to host those here for an extended stay, either visiting students or teaching for a term. Slip away to the Natural Hot Springs, which is the perfect way to relax after a full day of studying, work or recreation. Safford, Arizona is a mecca for R&R with bird watching galore and days spent searching for rocks in the desert.

Our Safford property is a favorite for guests in the region for the Freeport-McMoran Copper and Gold Mine, as well as those who have business at Ponderosa Aviation. Whether its flight training or a meeting with the US Forest Service, our property is designed to make you feel right at home. Local prisons, one federal and two state, also bring guests to the region for business or visits.

Enjoy luxurious bedding, the friendliest service in town and updated amenities when staying with us. Staff members are local ambassadors and are happy to share recommendations on dining, shopping and sightseeing.

Book a relaxing stay at the BEST WESTERN Desert Inn right now and get ready for a great trip! Enjoy your stay!

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1391 W Thatcher Boulevard
Safford
Arizona
85546-3304
United States
AAA - 2 Diamond

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Address
1391 W Thatcher Boulevard
Safford
Arizona
85546-3304
United States


What's nearby?

Recreation

  • 45.00 mile(s) from San Carlos

  • 46.00 mile(s) from Wilcox

  • 77.00 mile(s) from Globe

  • 80.00 mile(s) from Benson

  • 104 mile(s) from Tombstone

  • 113 mile(s) from Sierra Vista

  • 125 mile(s) from Tucson

  • 127 mile(s) from Bisbee

  • 178 mile(s) from Lordsburg, NM

  • 187 mile(s) from Nogales

  • 2.30 mile(s) from Eastern Arizona College




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Reviews

  • TripAdvisor
TripAdvisor Traveller Rating: Rating: Based on 145 traveller reviews
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Safford needs a Holiday Inn

22/11/2016 Leigh F, Tucson, Arizona

Good folks, bad parking, breakfasts were "consistent" and I have never seen bacon that thin? Only 102 charictors to go bla -bla. Blank fill in chatter to follow my apologies fjggjjgvgsdthicifidccuciu... more

Owner Response
APRIL M, Manager at BEST WESTERN Desert Inn, responded to this review
Thank you for staying with us at Best Western Desert Inn. My apologies for the parking as we have been running very high occupancy. If traveling to the Safford area in the future we look forward to having you as a guest.
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Great stay

20/11/2016 387vestab, Mesa

Service was the best yet. No issues with anything. Great breakfast choices and presentation. I can't think of anything that wasn't top standard. This is definitely a great choice to stay and I will re... more

Owner Response
APRIL M, Manager at BEST WESTERN Desert Inn, responded to this review
Thank you for staying with us at Best Western Desert Inn of Safford. We appreciate knowing you enjoyed your stay with us. I will share your survey with my employees. We look forward to seeing you again in the future.
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Overnight Stay

02/11/2016 Bertha A, El Paso, United States

We enjoyed our stay at this Best Western. Everyone was friendly. The beds were comfortable. We enjoyed the breakfast. It was a quiet location and there are several restaurants nearby. The cleaning... more

Owner Response
APRIL M, Manager at BEST WESTERN Desert Inn, responded to this review
Thank you for staying with us. I will share all of your nice comments with my staff. We look forward to seeing you in the future if you travel to the Safford area.
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It's about 1,800 miles one way. What a nice and quiet stay!

01/11/2016 JAMES H, CEDAR SPRINGS

We stayed at the Best Western 2 1/2 years ago and it was a great place to stay. So, when we went there the first of October, we stayed there again. They not only gave us a better rate than before , bu... more

Owner Response
APRIL M, Manager at BEST WESTERN Desert Inn, responded to this review
Thank you for staying again at Best Western Desert Inn. We take pride in knowing you enjoy staying at our hotel. We try adding a few extras to our breakfast as we have added the new "build your own" options. We look forward to seeing you again when you come to town.
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Great for the price!!!

24/10/2016 James W,

I've paid more money and stayed in worse hotels so I can honestly say that it's as good of a hotel for the money that you'll spend!!! Only complaint is that somebody knocked on my door at 9 am to cle... more