Grand Canyon is known as the the most attracted place for tourism throughout the year. Many of the buildings have been recognised as the historical places in Canyon. People love to visit these places once in a lifetime. When searching for hotels in Grand Canyon to book, first make sure which area are you going to visit. How much time are you going to spend there. If you book your hotel room near the Canyon, it will help you to stay longer in Grand Canyon and you will be able to see sunsets. You can also book lodge in National Park of Grand Canyon. Here we will discuss few lodges of Grand Canyon National Park:
Bright Angel Lodge and Cabins
El Tovar Hotel
These are the lodges in National Park of Canyon. Phantom Ranch is located below the south rim and you have to go there by foot, on mule or rafting through the Colorado River.Historically it is famous and the blend of wood and stones makes it the natural beauty. Mary Elizabeth Jane Colter produced the sketches of the cabins and she suggested the name as Phantom Ranch.If you want to stay here, you must book your cabin in advance because of limited space. You should not come here with children because of the dangerous hike and remoteness of the area, otherwise children will stay only in cabin and won’t be able to enjoy their trip.
Maswik Lodge and adjacent hotel rooms were built back in 1960. Now they are going to build them again and work will be started on 1st april 2019.The construction might take two years to complete its work. After completion you all will be welcomed here.
Thunderbird Lodge with its contemporary look and the natural touches of the place makes it ideal accommodation at the South Rim. Here you will get every kind of facilities. You can have beautiful view of Canyon from the window. Thunderbird Lodge is located near the restaurants, coffee shops, Kolb studio and many other historical buildings.
Kachina Lodge is the choice of many visitors because of its superb location. You can start your hike from your room in any direction, and the views from the trail are exceptional. To check in you must go to El Tovar Desk.
Bright Angel Lodge is designed by Mary E.J. Colter in 1935, and considered as National Historic Landmark. This lodge and nearby cabins are rich in cultural history. Today this place shows its colorful past with historical buildings. People from all over the world come to visit this place. The Harvey House Cafe is located here and its traditional meals are biscuits and gravy to gourmet burgers and fajitas. This place is open for breakfasts, lunch and dinners. Another restaurant is Arizona Room, whose speciality is steak, chicken and ribs prepared in flavors of Arizona. Old-fashioned ice cream fountain is few steps away, don’t forget to visit this place.
El Tovar Hotel is widely known as the crown jewel of Historic National Park Lodges.It is located on the top of rim with a lot of facilities. El Tovar is a world class destination. It has 78 rooms and many of them are suites. Every suite is different from one another to give it a unique look. A suite has a bedroom with one king size bed or two queen size beds, sitting area, a balcony and is appointed with unique wall art specific to the author.
Services available in El Tovar Hotel are as follow;
Hotel concierge and bell service
Includes TV, coffee maker, telephone, hair dryer and full bath.
Rooms are designed as non smoking area. If you smoke in guest room, $175 will be charged.
Complimentary self parking.
Rollaway bed is available on demand.
You can have your breakfast and dinner in your room.