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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 982 traveller reviews
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Very close to Zion Park

11/02/2017 John W,

On our way to Zion National Park we rested here Nicely remodeled room and lobby Friendly staff and gift shop Western atmosphere and decor The pool was frozen but the hot tub available Had a nice m... more


Good value between gorgeous national parks

11/02/2017 Jennifer L,

This hotel/motel is located conveniently for those traveling between Bryce Canyon and Zion Canyon national parks. It is clean and has spacious rooms and is reasonably priced. Service was helpful and f... more


Nice place to stay

18/01/2017 Pavan K, Chandler, Arizona

We wanted to stay near Bryce canyon so that we visit the canyon and come back quick, take rest and also looking to stay closer to Zion National Park so that we can visit next day. Luckly, we found Bes... more


Great location, spacious rooms and good value

13/01/2017 Amitav01, Sandhurst, United Kingdom

The location of this hotel is very good, as it is at the junction of the roads going to Zion and Bryce National Parks if coming up from the Grand Canyon South rim. The twin bedded rooms were very spac... more


good value for great room

11/01/2017 Jon L, Pasadena, California

stayed single night on Saturday in January 2017. room was quite large (king) on first floor with microwave, refrig, phone chargers (android and mac) and various other amenities. comfortable bed. ... more