This is our list for the Top 5 Places to Stay in Tusayan, Arizona
When visiting the south rim of the Grand Canyon National Park you’ll drive through the gorgeous town of Tusayan, Arizona. You can access Tusayan via Arizona State Route 64, coming from the town of Williams and U. S. Route 180, coming from Flagstaff, Arizona. You can also fly into town via the Grand Canyon National Park Airport which is located close to the main streets of Tusayan.
There aren’t many options for places to stay but we’ve compiled a list of the top 5 places you can make your base when visiting the Grand Canyon & Tusayan area.
Located just 6.2 miles from the entrance of the South Rim, the Grand Canyon Plaza hotel makes a great place to rest & eat before you make your way into the National Park. Staff is always helpful when you’re trying to find tours and activities during your trip. After a long day exploring the canyon you can always head for dinner at JJK’s restaurant for some great Southwestern-style fare. If you’re an early riser they also have a great breakfast to get your day started on the right foot.
This is a great place to stay during your Grand Canyon visit because it’s only 10 minutes away from the South entrance. They currently have 4 on-site restaurants so there are a ton of options for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. This hotel is equipped with all the modern conveniences that you’d expect and their staff is more than happy to help you plan your adventures around the canyon.
Looking for a more rustic experience but you don’t want to bring all the camping gear? Arizona Luxury Expeditions is the choice for you. Have instant access to some great hiking and take in those gorgeous evening sunsets from your own tent. The luxury tents include a la carte or an American-style breakfast.
FOr people looking to have access to all the amenities of home, look no further than the Canyon Plaza Premier Studio & Apartments. Studio & full apartment suites each have kitchenettes up to a full kitchen so you can prepare your meals before heading out. There’s an outdoor swimming pool for those hotter days and a hottub for those cooler evenings. Enjoy plenty of access to nearby restaurants and activities.
Looking for a luxurious stay in the Grand Canyon? Well, the Grand Hotel won’t disappoint.
This beautiful hotel was built in 1998 and is just 1 mile south of the South Entrance of the Park. Being the only 3-diamond hotel in the region makes this a great destination for people looking for a higher-end experience at the Grand Canyon. Enjoy all the amenities including an indoor swimming pool, hot tub, and an adjacent fitness center.