several photos of South Rim Lodging

Examples of South Rim Lodging

South Rim
(Grand Canyon Village)

Lodging Inside the park
Lodging is booked well in advance, especially during the summer months. Be sure to make reservations as far ahead as possible. Reservations are handled by Xanterra Parks & Resorts and Delaware North.

Bright Angel Lodge, El Tovar Hotel, Kachina Lodge, Thunderbird Lodge and Maswik Lodge:
Read Xanterra Parks & Resort's lodging overview and make reservations online at
http://www.grandcanyonlodges.com/lodging/. Within the US call toll-free (888) 297-2757 or international (303) 297-2757.

Yavapai Lodge is now operated by Delaware North.
Make or modify reservations for Yavapai Lodge or Trailer Village RV Park at visitgrandcanyon.com.

Within the US call toll-free (877) 404-4611 or international (801) 449-4139.

To view Photos of the historic El Tovar and Bright Angel Lodges:


DYK? The park's free shuttle buses connect the lodges with restaurants, shops, visitor centers, scenic overlooks and trailheads.

South Rim Pocket Map: Getting Around South Rim

Click on the map above to download the "Getting Around the South Rim" Map and Services Pocket Guide (880 kb PDF file)


Lodging Outside the Park (South Rim)
The following accommodations are available in the gateway community of Tusayan, 7 miles/ 11 km south of Grand Canyon Village:

Canyon Squire Inn
(928) 638-2681

Holiday Inn Express
(928) 638-3000

Quality Inn
(928) 638-2673

Red Feather Lodge
(928) 638-2414

Seven Mile Lodge
(928) 638-2291

The Grand Hotel
(928) 638-3333

If you are staying at one of these lodges during the summer months, the park provides free shuttle service between Tusayan and the park. (mid-May through mid-September)

Visitors entering the park from the gateway community of Tusayan via the free shuttle bus must present a valid park entrance pass. Entrance passes may be purchased at park entrances or at various businesses in Tusayan.


Additional lodging is available in Valle, 30 miles/48 km south on Highway 64, Williams, 60 miles/97 km south on Highway 64, and Flagstaff, 80 miles/129 km south on Highway 180.

Nearest Available Lodging brochure for both the South and North Rim (43 kb PDF file, Sept. 2015)


Desert View (South Rim - East Entrance to the Park)
No lodging is available at Desert View, but there is a campground.
Desert View Campground Information. Download the Desert View Map (237kb PDF File)

Lodging Outside the Park (Desert View)
The following accommodations are available east of Desert View

Cameron Trading Post and Motel
(928) 679-2231 In Cameron, AZ 30 miles/ 48km

Anasazi Inn
(928) 679-2214 In Gray Mountain, AZ 37 miles/ 59km

Additional lodging is available in Tuba City, 53 miles/85 km northeast of Desert View on Highways 64, 89 and 160.

Nearest Available Lodging brochure for both the South and North Rim (46 kb PDF file, Sept. 2015)

some scenes of Phantom Ranch

Some Views of Phantom Ranch

NPS photos by Michael Quinn

Inner Canyon - Phantom Ranch:

Phantom Ranch, at the bottom of the Grand Canyon, is a popular destination for both hikers and mule riders. Overnight dormitories and cabins can be reserved and meals are available for purchase.

Advance reservations for meals and lodging at Phantom Ranch are required. Reservations are made through Xanterra, 888-297-2757, and can be made up to 13 months in advance.

The park's Backcountry Information Center does not make reservations for Phantom Ranch lodging or meals. Overnight guests of Phantom Ranch who have advance reservations do not need to obtain backcountry camping permits.

Reservations for meals and lodging are required.
An NPS backcountry permit is not required for overnight stays at the dormitories or cabins at Phantom Ranch. Call 303-297-2757 or 888-297-2757. Make reservations on-line at http://www.grandcanyonlodges.com/lodging/phantom-ranch/

To view more photos of Phantom Ranch at the bottom of the canyon:

For Additional information:
Watch Phantom Ranch video and download self-guided walking tour booklet

grand canyon lodge - north rim

Grand Canyon Lodge

North Rim

Lodging Inside the park is Closed for the Winter

North Rim lodging is available
May 15th through October 15th of each year.

The Grand Canyon Lodge provides the only lodging inside the National Park on the North Rim. Lodging is booked well in advance, so make reservations as far ahead as possible.

Reservations are handled by Forever Resorts. You may make online reservations on their website at:
Or, directly call the toll free Reservation Line: (877) 386-4383.
During the season you may check at the lodge for last-minute availability.

View more photos of the historic Grand Canyon Lodge here:

Read the August 17, 2007 news release about Grand Canyon National Park concessioner
Forever Resorts and Grand Canyon North Rim LLC (PDF File)

Download the North Rim Map (289kb PDF File)


2015 North Rim Grand Canyon Guide Newspaper
Back Issue for Reference
A North Rim Guide Map and Services pocket guide is being prepared for the 2016 North Rim Season. Until that publication is released in the spring of 2016, the 2015 Season newspaper is the best available source of North Rim trip planning information. Please be aware that ranger program schedules and hours of operation may be somewhat different during the 2016 season.

Front cover of 2015 North Rim Guide Newsletter

Park  Newspaper

Download the 2015 Season (English)
May 15 through October 15, 2015.
North Rim Guide (letter-size)
Pages split to print on 8.5 x 11" paper.
(4.3 MB PDF File)

North Rim Guide (tabloid size)
Prints on 11 x 17" paper
(2.2 MB PDF File)

The 2015 edition of the North Rim Guide contains the maps, schedules and information needed to plan your visit.

The North Rim has a short season, so it is best to reserve lodging and campsites as far ahead as possible.

Download Maps and Trail Guide as one large page 22.5 x 17" (467 kb PDF)


Lodging Outside the Park (North Rim)
Lodging is available seasonally - usually between May 15 and October 31.

Kaibab Lodge
(928) 638-2389 18 miles/29 km north

Jacob Lake Inn
(928) 643-7232 45 miles/72 km north

Additional lodging is available in Fredonia, 77 miles/ 124 km northwest on Highways 67 and Alt. 89, Kanab, 84 miles/135 km northwest on Highway 67 and Alt. 89, and Marble Canyon, 82 miles/131 km northeast on Highways 67 and Alt. 89.

Nearest Available Lodging brochure for both the South and North Rim (43 kb PDF file, Sept. 2015)

"Traveling Green" is a great way to help Grand Canyon and other areas you visit reduce carbon emissions, divert and reduce what goes into the waste stream, and to generally help the environment.
Visit our Traveling Green page for helpful tips on planning your next green adventure.

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