5 Best Hotels in Springdale, Southwestern Utah

Cable Mountain Lodge

$$$ | 147 Zion Park Blvd., Springdale, UT, 84767, USA Fodor's Choice

This contemporary lodge with a large swimming pool and a serene full-service spa is the closest hotel in Springdale to Zion—it's a scenic five-minute walk over a footbridge across the Virgin River. The fanciest suites and residences have jetted whirlpool tubs, and many have private decks with sweeping park views.

Pros

  • Steps from Zion National Park's south entrance
  • Many suites have full kitchens
  • Beautiful picnic area along river with gas grills and tables

Cons

  • No breakfast (but a coffeehouse and market steps away)
  • Not all rooms have park views
  • Sometimes books up weeks in advance
147 Zion Park Blvd., Springdale, UT, 84767, USA
435-772–3366
hotel Details
52 rooms
Rate Includes: No Meals

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Cliffrose Springdale, Curio Collection by Hilton

$$$$ | 281 Zion Park Blvd., Springdale, UT, 84767, USA

The canyon views, acres of lush lawns and flowers, and pool and two-tier waterfall hot tubs at this stylish riverside hotel make it more than a place to rest your head, and you could throw a rock across the river and hit Zion National Park. The many room types include swanky three-bedroom villas with kitchens and modern suites with large soaking tubs and vaulted ceilings, and accommodations either access the gardens or have balconies overlooking the river.

Pros

  • Close to Zion's south entrance
  • Enchanting grounds and views
  • Excellent restaurant and full-service spa

Cons

  • Steep rates
  • Lots of foot and car traffic nearby
  • No elevator
281 Zion Park Blvd., Springdale, UT, 84767, USA
435-772–3234
hotel Details
50 rooms
Rate Includes: No Meals

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Desert Pearl Inn

$$$$ | 707 Zion Park Blvd., Springdale, UT, 84767, USA Fodor's Choice

Offering rooms of 650 square feet or larger with vaulted ceilings, oversize windows, sitting areas, small kitchens with wet bars and dishwashers, and pleasing contemporary decor, this riverside lodge is special. With views of the surrounding peaks, the beautiful grounds and expansive pool area feel almost cradled by the canyon, and behind the hotel the Virgin River edges a grassy bank that is perfect for stargazing or evening picnics.

Pros

  • Spacious, smartly designed rooms
  • Excellent Camp Outpost Co. restaurant next door
  • Rooms facing river have balconies or terraces

Cons

  • Often books up well in advance
  • Breakfast not included
  • Pets not permitted
707 Zion Park Blvd., Springdale, UT, 84767, USA
435-772–8888
hotel Details
72 rooms
Rate Includes: No Meals

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Flanigan's Resort

$$$$ | 450 Zion Park Blvd., Springdale, UT, 84767, USA

A tranquil, nicely landscaped inn with canyon views and a small pool, Flanigan's offers spacious, elegantly appointed accommodations, including two private villas and suites that sleep six; some units have a patio or a deck. If you want pampering after a hard day of hiking, you can arrange a massage at the well-outfitted spa, which offers a wide array of services.

Pros

  • Easy shuttle ride or pleasant walk to Zion Canyon Visitor Center
  • A meditation maze on the hilltop
  • One of the better restaurants in town

Cons

  • Not all rooms have views
  • Smaller property that tends to book up quickly
  • Breakfast isn't complimentary (and isn't available in winter)
450 Zion Park Blvd., Springdale, UT, 84767, USA
435-772–3244
hotel Details
34 rooms
Rate Includes: No Meals

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The Driftwood Lodge

$$$ | 1515 Zion Park Blvd., Springdale, UT, 84767, USA

The bright and contemporary rooms at this friendly, upscale roadside lodge have balconies or patios and great views of the Virgin River and surrounding canyons, along with refrigerators and large flat-screen TVs. The terrific King's Landing restaurant serves delicious contemporary American fare, and other amenities include a pool, gas grills, a picnic area, and beach chairs and umbrellas. 

Pros

  • Many rooms overlook the river and park
  • Superb restaurant
  • Attractive pool and picnic area

Cons

  • Least expensive rooms have limited view or balcony
  • Breakfast not included
  • Limited pet reservations must be booked by phone
1515 Zion Park Blvd., Springdale, UT, 84767, USA
435-772–3262
hotel Details
63 rooms
Rate Includes: No Meals

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