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Williams Depot

Williams, AZ
+1 800-843-8724
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This train station, built in 1908, is the boarding point of the Grand Canyon Railway.
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good35%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“train ride” (53 reviews)
“gift shop” (66 reviews)
“grand canyon” (126 reviews)
Williams, AZ
+1 800-843-8724
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Was at the depot to catch the train to the South Rim. Nice and clean, had a great gift shop and coffee shop. Parking was easy, I suggest you get early to park, parking is behind the Grand Canyon Railway hotel. From there you walk...More

Thank Ash s
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We had a great time!! The town of Williams is a great place with many great restaurants! The railway itself has 2 great gift shops. The restaurant is very Nice. The food is very expensive and the buffet really wasn't worth the price. I would...More

Thank Amy Jo S
Reviewed 5 days ago

The Depot is where you get on the train to the Grand Canyon. It has the typical old depot feel, with the addition of selling touristy things!! There are places to eat and an old steam engine on display.You can catch an old west shootout...More

Thank Kahnster
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Great visit...informative and fun. A great source of history of the TRAIN and the area. The area is in a good location for walking to town.

Thank HavasuRox
Reviewed 6 days ago

take the train fun and friendly great way to travel entertainment a bit corny but the kids love it and brings you back in time to the wild west

Thank tigcokie
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Learned a lot about the history of Williams and the train. Didn't take the train though. Maybe next time. Good food and trinkets

Thank D G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a beginning point for the Grand Canyon Railway trip from the Grand Canyon Railroad Hotel to the Scranton. Take this trip whether couples or with the family, it will be a great experience. Williams,AZ and the Railroad are a great trip to take.You...More

Thank michael m
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you are taking the Grand Canyon Railroad into the park this is your jumping off point. You pick up or buy your tickets here and there are historical displays scattered around the building. The majority of the space is a gift shop and restaurant....More

Thank jacksnja
Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent three nights at the inn here at Williams Depot and we used the train to transport us to and from the Grand Canyon. For our family, this was an awesome experience. We enjoyed our time at the Depot area and we enjoyed the...More

Thank Gregory B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Staff was helpful and professional. Facilitates were clean and adquate. The area has many areas to explore. Great for families of all ages

Thank Laura S
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17 June 2017|
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Response from Mike G | Reviewed this property |
The suitcases that you're taking to the canyon need to be dropped off in the Railway Hotel lobby in the morning. They'll take them all the way to your room at the canyon. Extra luggage will have to stay in your car. You... More
13 December 2016|
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Response from Trish R | Reviewed this property |
I have not gone then, but We asked the same question about coming in January and staff stated it is pretty dead there as it is very cold. So the train should not be full. I stayed 2 1/2 days in the Canyon, so not sure of the... More
Jo Ann C
27 December 2014|
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Response from Jeff B | Reviewed this property |
Can not answer 100% yes. We recall seeing some type of nylon jacket that was selling for roughly $50, but unable to say it is what you describe. The wife bought a hoodie sweat shirt versus a jacket. Sorry we can't help you... More