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This Mount Carmel, Utah hotel is the perfect midway point between Arizona and northern Utah.

Centrally located at the junction of US Highway 89 and Route 9 on the Utah border, the BEST WESTERN East Zion Thunderbird Lodge offers convenient access to a variety of national parks including Zion National Park and Bryce Canyon National Park. Each well-appointed guest room at this Mount Carmel hotel is 100 non-smoking and features cable satellite television with HBO and free wireless high-speed Internet access. Enjoy a delicious meal at the onsite restaurant before exploring all that Kane County has to offer. The hotel also features a nine-hole golf course, an outdoor heated swimming pool (seasonal), hot tub (seasonal) and guest laundry.

The BEST WESTERN East Zion Thunderbird Lodge is just one mile from many local slot canyons including Red Cave, Red Canyon and Red Hollow. Spend an afternoon on ATVs through the Coral Pink Sand Dunes or hike through Zion National Park, only 15 miles away. A short day trip away guests can visit Bryce Canyon National Park, Red Canyon or the North Rim of Arizonas Grand Canyon. Guests will also enjoy visiting the Dixie National Forest, the Grand Staircase Escalante National Monument and Lake Powell.

The friendly, helpful staff at the BEST WESTERN East Zion Thunderbird Lodge is ready to ensure a fun-filled memorable stay in Mount Carmel, Utah. Make a reservation today and save!

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Junction SR 9 & US-89 East Zion
Mount Carmel
United States
AAA - 2 Diamond


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Junction SR 9 & US-89 East Zion
Mount Carmel
United States

What's nearby?


  • 5 mile(s) from Orderville

  • 6 mile(s) from Glendale

  • 17 mile(s) from Kanab

  • 26 mile(s) from Springdale

  • 59 mile(s) from Panguitch

  • 65 mile(s) from St. George

  • 67 mile(s) from Cedar City

  • 88 mile(s) from Page, Arizona

  • 90 mile(s) from Lake Powell, Arizona

  • 185 mile(s) from Las Vegas, Nevada

  • 205 mile(s) from Flagstaff, Arizona

  • 295 mile(s) from Salt Lake City, Utah

  • 296 mile(s) from Moab, Utah

  • 463 mile(s) from Albuquerque, New Mexico

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TripAdvisor Traveller Rating: Rating: Based on 974 traveller reviews
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Very nice, clean large room

07/12/2016 mbretm, Southern Indiana

We were here in the off season, so the price was very low. The motel is very clean, the staff was great and the rooms are large. It is located just eas of Zion NP and an hour west of Bryce Canyon NP. ... more


Nice and unique

25/11/2016 VeroVAV,

A perfect place after a day of hiking at Bryce and Zion National parks. One of a kind furniture make your experience unique and memorable. Size and cleanliness of the room #100 meet our expectations. ... more


A Terrific Place to Stay

12/11/2016 Tim D, Omaha, Nebraska

My wife and I had intended to spend our five nights in the Bryce/Zion area in St. George, but once we realized the distance from St. George to Bryce, we decided to seek a reservation to stay in Mount ... more


What a surprise

11/11/2016 Don L, Grafton, Wisconsin

While the hotel didn't look like much from the outside, we were extremely happy with the quality of the room, cleanliness, and SIZE. Very, very large room. Great value for the money. Location was f... more


Great location, great service, perfect for our needs

07/11/2016 Robin101210, Pismo Beach, CA

This hotel was just perfect for us after a full day of touring Zion!! We checked in with the very friendly attendant to a nice room, took a short nap, and walked a short walk to a great dinner. Our se... more