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Inn on the Hill

At a Glance

    Pros

  • elegant stone mansion on Capitol Hill and ideally situated midway between Temple Square and the State Capitol

    Cons

  • lots of steps and no elevator, and Salt Lake is nearly 4,500 feet above sea level
  • no kids allowed, unless you rent the Carriage House, which sleeps six

Inn on the Hill Review

Owned and restored by former Salt Lake Tribune publisher Philip McCarthey, this turn-of-the-20th-century Renaissance Revival mansion makes a striking impression with its red-rock exterior and bold painted trim. Inside, it's like stepping into the just-polished parlor and living rooms of a private home, replete with stained-glass windows, pocket doors, and an eye-catching turquoise fireplace. All rooms in the 11,000-square-foot house are unique, and each is named for a Utah landmark. All are very cushy, with big bathtubs and fireplaces.

    Hotel Details

  • 6 rooms, 6 suites.
  • Rate includes breakfast.
  • Credit cards accepted.

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