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Grand Canyon Railway Hotel

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Norfolk, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Good double-bedded room provided for part of an escorted tour, for an overnight stay only. Only downside is that you have to go to breakfast in a different building, which is a bit of a pain. Otherwise, pleasant stay.

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Nice newer hotel with clean rooms and an excellent buffet too. I have to eat gluten free and they had many options and everything was clearly marked. We bought a package with the Grand Canyon Railway and they have everything so organized it works like clockwork. Wonderful experience, highly recommended.

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1Thank kmd56
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

We recently visited Arizona and purchased a package through the Grand Canyon Railway. I was very impressed with how organized this place was. There was a line when we checked in but not a long wait as there were at least 5 people working behind the check- in counter. Alicia checked us in and I must compliment her patience and...

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St. Petersburg, Florida
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

First time travelers to Grand Canyon- this was an amazing experience. The hotel was nice, clean and the staff very friendly. The train to the south rim was wonderful, very relaxing and a just great! The night at the south rim was also nice, the luggage transfer handled though the hotel and stay in the park and back was smooth...

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Crowborough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Easy hotel to find and situated very close to the town so great to walk in to at night for food and right on top of the railway station for the train. Plenty of parking but most of it will not be that close to the hotel. The hotel car park was almost full on arrival and every day we...

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Madison, Wisconsin
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My husband and I arrived with my parents after a long road trip. My family waited in the car, while I went in to check us in, find out where to park, etc. First, the woman that checked me in sighed and motioned for me to come up to the desk. I received no "hello," smile, greeting of any kind....

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Fort Myers, Florida, USA
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

We stayed three nights. Hotel is clean, great location and staff was very helpful. Can't figure out why you have to use coffee cup in the bathroom, but we made that work. The rooms are real nice, appears that the hotel may have had a makeover recently. It was cool to cold when we stayed and another thing i really...

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Barnsley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

Stayed here two nights while travelling across America. The hotel is easily located I wish the reception was easily found sign posting is minimal also there are disabled parking spaces but these are limited to eight near reception area and some others the other side of the hotel but a distance (for some body disabled) from reception. The reception area...

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Algonquin, Illinois
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

We stayed two nights in this hotel. Very friendly staff and quiet hotel. The rooms were clean and comfortable. The room was a good size with a mini fridge and microwave. The shower was large and included​ body wash, shampoo and conditioner. The lounge was only open from 4-10 pm but was very cool. Great place to catch the train...

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Norwich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This hotel was fine, but Having seen the photos on line I was disappointed as it looks nothing like the photos in reality. Average place to stay, nothing special but nothing bad to say about it either.

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Amenities

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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
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  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
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  • Concierge
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Experience the luxury of a bygone era at Grand Canyon Railway Hotel. Designed to resemble the century-old train depot that housed the original Fray Marcos Hotel, our hotel is a relaxing retreat in a picturesque Western setting. The 298-room hotel is just a block away from downtown Williams and historic Route 66. Combined with a variety of amenities such as complimentary wi-fi, an indoor pool and hot tub, delicious dining options at Grand Depot Cafe and Spenser's Pub, The Grand Canyon Railway Hotel is the perfect place to stay before embarking on your grandest of journeys! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Grand Canyon Railway Hotel

Address: 233 N Grand Canyon Blvd, Williams, AZ 86046-2563
Region: United States > Arizona > Williams
Price Range: $239 - $359 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Grand Canyon Railway Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 298
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Also Known As:
Grand Canyon Railway Williams
Fray Marcos Hotel
Hotel Grand Canyon Railway
Hotel Style:
#1 Green Hotel in Williams
#4 Business Hotel in Williams
#5 Family Hotel in Williams
#5 Romantic Hotel in Williams
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“All rooms are tastefully decorated.”
wilroxnik, 8 May 2017 | Read review
“Rooms are noisy close to the pool (they have a very nice indoor pool).”
nks225, 4 May 2017 | Read review
“Apparently, there is only one room with a King bed. If all the rooms are the same as ours, 2 queen beds, you're fine with any of them.”
Maura5, 30 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Wifi is sloooooow so use your data phone.”
YoKern, 29 Apr 2017 | Read review
“go ala carte no food included”
bstbuyer, 29 Apr 2017 | Read review
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