• Low rate guarantee
  • Free WIFI
  • 250+ hotels in GB

Best Western East Zion Thunderbird Lodge

AAA - 2 Diamond

Rooms & Rates

Please select
Secure the best rate with Best Western Rewards.
Exclusive discounts always available to Rewards members. Joining is free and easy.

Explore Hotel

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!

Enjoy your stay!

View more


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


Pets: No Pets accepted
Check-in & Check-out


Location and Attractions

Getting there.

Sat nav users: type 84755

Send to Tom Tom

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

Room Theatre Classroom U-Shape Boardroom Banquet
Have an enquiry?
Contact events on 0845 620 0506


TripAdvisor Traveller Rating: Rating: Based on 1118 traveller reviews
Rating: 5 443
Rating: 4 469
Rating: 3 146
Rating: 2 43
Rating: 1 17

best of all stays

19/11/2017 michaelfG1427DX, Kalamazoo, United States

we stayed at at least 8 hotels on our trip. Zion BW was the best. very nice room, great bed, exceptionally nice staff in restaurant. great value. place was clean, quiet and large as motel rooms go... more


The best place to stay to visit both Zion and Bryce Canyon

11/11/2017 Gregor S, Phoenix, Arizona

We had a great vacation visiting both Zion and Bryce Canyon National Parks. The tremendous beauty of these National Parks was supported by the very warm hospitable Zion Thunderbird Lodge staff. The l... more


First, this is a MOTEL, not a hotel.

05/11/2017 LuvMCO, Orlando

We checked in late (after 9p) and did not get a warm greeting at the front desk - in fact I think the receptionist was high. On to the room... the hotel may have been remodeled recently because at l... more


Lovely homely cafe

02/11/2017 megeenmurray, York, United Kingdom

We were tired after very long drive and this was a half way stop. We weren’t expecting it to be all that. We were so pleased we stopped by! Really nice friendly waiting staff and great food - sweet po... more


Always Top Quality

28/10/2017 Otto N, Provo

The BW EAST ZION THUNDERBIRD is an oasis in southern Utah. Big comfortable rooms with all the amenities you would expect of a 5 star Hotel. I always look forward to my stay there. The restaurant ma... more