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 Delaware North and Xanterra Parks & Resorts.

On the left: El Tovar Hotel and Xanterra logo, on the right Yavapai Lodge with Delaware North logo
Xanterra Parks and Resorts
in the Historic District

Bright Angel Lodge
El Tovar Hotel
Kachina Lodge
Thunderbird Lodge
Maswik Lodge
Delaware North
at Market Plaza near the Visitor Center

Yavapai Lodge
Trailer Village RV Park
Online Reservations:
Online Reservations:
Toll Free Reservations: (888) 297-2757
International (303) 297-2757
Toll Free Reservations: (877) 404-4611
International (801) 449-4139

DYK? On the park's South Rim, free shuttle buses connect the lodges with restaurants, shops, visitor centers, scenic overlooks and trailheads. When you arrive on the South Rim, you will receive a copy of the South Rim Pocket Map and Services Guide. This map shows the lodges and their relation to the shuttle bus routes. You may download a copy of the map here.

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 Hotels and the park. (March 1, through September 30,, 2017)

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 entrance stations, or at these businesses in Tusayan.


Additional lodging is available in:

  • Valle, AZ - 30 miles/48 km south on Highway 64,
  • Williams, AZ - 60 miles/97 km south on Highway 64,
  • and Flagstaff, AZ - 80 miles/129 km south on Highways 64 and180.

You may also download the Nearest Available Lodging brochure for both the South and North rims (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 an NPS campground that is open during the summer.
Desert View Campground Information and Desert View Map (237kb PDF File)

Lodging Outside the Park (Desert View)
The following accommodations are the closest lodging 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, AZ, 53 miles/85 km northeast of Desert View on Highways 64, 89 and 160.
  • Flagstaff, AZ, 75 miles/120 km southeast on Highways 64 and 89.

Download 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

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.

Photos of Phantom Ranch at the bottom of the canyon:
More Information and a video about Phantom Ranch

For Additional information:

Watch Phantom Ranch video and download self-guided walking tour booklet

grand canyon lodge - north rim
Various views of Grand Canyon Lodge
North Rim

The North Rim is open for the 2017 season .

Read the latest update from May 12, about the 2017 North Rim opening.

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 for Grand Canyon Lodge are handled by Forever Resorts. Or, directly call the toll free Reservation Line: (877) 386-4383.

During the season you may check at the lodge for last-minute availability.

Learn more about visiting the North Rim and watch a video.
Photos of the historic Grand Canyon Lodge:

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


North Rim Pocket Map and Services Guide
Grand Canyon National Park has discontinued the Grand Canyon Guide newspaper. In place of the newspaper, the North Rim Pocket Map and Services Guide is now being distributed at entrance stations, visitor centers, lodges, campgrounds, stores, and out-of-park locations. Download it here...
Graphic shows front (listing of services) and back (maps) of North Rim Pocket Map - the PDF version is accessible.
Front and back sides of the North Rim Pocket Map and Services Guide. Click on the image to download as an accessible PDF file (2.2 MB)

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)

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Visit our Traveling Green page for helpful tips on planning your next green adventure.

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Mailing Address:

PO Box 129
Grand Canyon, AZ 86023


(928) 638-7888

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