Zion Ponderosa Ranch Resort

Twin Knolls Rd East
Orderville, UT 84758

Zion Ponderosa Ranch provides 4,000 acres of beautiful resort property accompanied by the spectacular views of Zion National Park. You'll experience great accommodations, adventurous recreation, excellent dining options, and caring staff. The resort provides an array of lodging options including mountain vacation home rentals, cabins, and camping at the top of Zion.

ZionPlus+ Lodging

ZionPlus+ Adventure

At Zion Ponderosa Ranch Resort you'll experience amazing lodging (8 different lodging options), adventure, recreation, dining, and a caring resort staff.

The Perfect Zion Ponderosa Itinerary: A Guest Experience.

“Four nights & five days at Zion Ponderosa Ranch Resort was the perfect amount of time.

Day One:

We arrived at the resort which has several different lodging options, including glamping, log cabins and tiny homes. We chose to book a beautiful vacation home, big enough to fit multiple families. The house was amazing. It had all of the modern comforts and plenty of room for everybody. 

After we picked our rooms and dropped our bags, we jumped in a jeep and took off straight from the resort for a Sunset Jeep Tour. I've been to Zion before. But I've never seen it like this. 

Day Two: 

We were ready to go into the park. We drove 15 minutes from the house and we were already to the east gate of Zion National Park. The kids love hiking and looking for wildlife, we even spotted a herd of bighorn sheep!

We ended our day with a guided horseback ride back at the ranch. The horses and the guides had the whole family feeling like they belonged in the old west. 

Day Three:

Was all about adventure! We drove ATVs through the desert, splashed through a creek, and arrived at a slot canyon. If you've never been to a slot canyon before it's unlike any other place on earth. You kind of have to see it to believe it. We relaxed the rest of the day, and enjoyed the full jacuzzi and pool, and so much more.

Day Four:

We went for a little road trip to Bryce Canyon. Just 75 miles away! It was a different kind of breathtaking. How cool is it to see two national parks on the same trip!
We ended the day back at the house. A little campfire and some family time. 

Day Five:

On the last day, we weren't ready to leave just yet, we heard the best view of Zion was from Observation Point. We headed out for one last hike and WOW, I had never been so awestruck by an overlook.

We could never see all there is at Zion Ponderosa Ranch Resort, but five days & four nights gave us a good start - and we can't wait to come back.”

Policies

Cancellation Policies

Cancellations made more than 30 days prior to arrival are fully refundable less a 10% administrative fee per cabin. Cancellations made within 30 days prior to arrival and more than 48 hours prior too arrival are 50% refundable.

Cancellations made within 48 hours prior to arrival are non-refundable.

Deposit Policies

A 50% deposit is due upon booking for all reservations. The remaining 50% is charged 30 days prior to arrival.

Check-in Policies

Check-in time is 4:00 p.m. If you or anyone in your party finds that your arrival time will be later than the closing time of our check-in desk, please be aware that there will be a late check-in packet available for you. Please call the Resort if you will be arriving later than 9:00pm.

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Nearby Attractions

Airports
  • St. George Regional Airport
  • Cedar City Regional Airport
National/State Parks
  • Zion National Park
Restaurants
  • Ponderosa Eats
  • Oscar's Cafe
  • Kings Landing Bistro
What's Nearby
  • Brian Head

East Zion National Park Weather

Average Temperature

Sun
93.8°F
Low61.3°F

Average Precipitation

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0.47"

Average Snowfall

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0.0"