Canyonlands Motor Inn
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We offer clean lodging, comfortable rooms, and a central location that allows you to walk to restaurants and shops. A fully modern motel near the foothills of scenic Blue Mountains. We are one of the closest motels to the gateway of Canyonlands National Park.
Amenities & Services
All of our 32 rooms include either one queen bed, two queen beds, one double bed or two double beds. Rooms are tastefully decorated and guaranteed clean. We have recently added new furniture, beds and TVs in many of our rooms!
You do have options for Smoking Rooms or Non-Smoking Rooms. Pets are welcomed in select rooms, with permission.
We offer free Wireless Internet Connection, Individual Climate Control Air Conditioning, Remote Control Color Cable Television with HBO, Direct Dial Telephones, Refrigerators, Microwave Ovens, Free Local Calls, Private Bath, and Large Vehicle Parking.
- Common area laundry
- Pets allowed (fees may apply)
- Fax services available
- Vending machines
- Complimentary wireless Internet
- Complimentary oversized vehicle parking
- Complimentary parking
- 24-hour front desk
- Air-conditioned public areas
- Non-smoking rooms available
- Wake-up service
- Air conditioning
- Complimentary coffee
- Smoking rooms available
- Complimentary toiletries
- Hair dryer
- Iron and ironing board
- Smoke alarms in rooms
- Mini refrigerators available
- Cable or satellite TV
- Complimentary local phone calls
- Wireless Internet (complimentary)
Dining and Attractions
With summer temperatures rarely exceeding 85 degrees, Monticello is the ideal place to spend your summer days. Golf at The Hideout Golf Course or enjoy the many beautiful designated trails for back packing, hiking, four wheeling and horseback riding in the Abajo Mountain (Blue Mountains). Mountain biking, rock climbing, canoeing and swimming are among the many other fun activities in Monticello.
At 7,000 fee above see level, Monticello sits high above the surrounding desert and enjoys four distinct seasons. From the high Alpine mountains to the spectacular red rock desert, you will appreciate the cool climate and warm welcome in Monticello. We welcome you to our own little corner of paradise. We hope you plan to stay a while to enjoy the town, the people, and the experience!
Winters in Monticello are usually cold, but exciting. There is always something fun to do whether it is cross country skiing or snowmobiling. Wildlife is abundant in Monticello making it one of the greatest places in America to hunt.
Spring and Fall bring absolute beauty to the Blue Mountains in Monticello. Activities like hiking, hunting, camping, mountain biking, horseback riding and more provide hours of fun even as the temperatures in Monticello cool down and warm up. Don’t miss the gorgeous colors of springtime and autumn in Monticello.
Located about 60 miles south of Moab, Utah—a recreational hot spot for bikers, hikers, and river runners—the Monticello Utah Temple sits on a gently rising slope on the west side of the little town of Monticello. In the distance, the enchanting Abajo Mountains play backdrop to the temple and the adjacent meetinghouse, joined by a shared parking lot. Patrons come from the Four Corners region. Visit the LDS Church Temple website for Monticello, Utah
Our motel’s location is only 60 miles to Arches National Park and 15 miles to the entrance of Canyonlands and 50 miles to Moab. Our Location is within walking distance to restaurants, a golf course and a Mormon Temple.
Monticello is located in Southeastern Utah in the Four corners region of the United States. It is at the junction of Hwy 491 (old 666) and Hwy 191 on the Eastern side of Lake Powell. It is approximately 60 miles south of Arches National Park, and is the Southern Gateway to Canyonlands National Park.
The location of Monticello was settled in July 1887 by pioneers from The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. Monticello, named in honor of Thomas Jefferson’s estate, became the county seat in 1895 and was incorporated as a city in 1910.
Monticello is located at the base of the Abajo Mountains, or the Blue Mountains, which are part of the Manti-La Sal National Forest. The elevation of Monticello is 7,069 feet (2,155 m). From Monticello, a tree formation on the Blue Mountains can be seen, which resembles a horse’s head and neck, which can be seen from any point in town.
Canyonlands Motor Inn
Cancellation up to the day before arrival no charge. One night charge if canceled later than up to one day before arrival.
The property reserves the right to pre-authorize credit cards prior to arrival.