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Bybee's Steppingstone Motel

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Fenton, Michigan
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39 reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Tropic is a short scenic drive outside of Bryce, it was preferable over the touristy area of the chain hotels. Bybees was very clean and well kept. The room was surprisingly large. The best part was the hot , hot shower with great water pressure. The mattress was hard and needs to be replaced is my only complaint. Our room... More 

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St leonards on Sea
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8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was a wonderful place to stay. The rooms (we had two) were clean, roomy and supplied with absolutely everything we might need. Breakfast was not provided but we had a tea kettle, a microwave and a fridge and a couple of breakfast items that we could make ourselves. The bed was comfortable and it was very quiet.

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Thank louiseelcoate
Toronto, Canada
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14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Stayed in October. Very convenient location by the Bryce canyon. Simple but very nice room with all amenities even including the energy bars. Clean and attractive but inexpensive. Breakfast isn't included. Highly recommended.

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Thank HenryCToronto_Canada
Ashford, Kent
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39 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 123 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2016

From the outside, this looks like "just another" little family motel, albeit one that is particularly well presented. However, once inside the room was huge, very well equipped for a stay of several days, and with numerous thoughtful touches such as cleaning cloths for boots, that you simply don't see in many places. Great VFM, we only stayed for one... More 

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Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 October 2016

Motel is located in small,quiet village with soul.Near motel is petrol station with large grocery shop and restaurant serving breakfast.In this very well furnished motel is everything what you need:fridge,microvawe,tv sat,coffe,tea,cereals and cereals bars.Bathroom and room are modern and very clean.Feel almost like at home.Everything in very short distance to Bryce Canyon.Definitely recommend this motel.

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Philadelphia, PA
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2016

We booked this motel based on Tripadvisor reviews. Online photos are accurate, and I don't understand the raves. It's an adequate place for a short stay. Our room, a roadside queen, was clean and impressively quiet. Tropic is a tiny town that shuts down early, so there is virtually no noise from the street during the night. Although the motel... More 

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Grand Rapids, MI
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 163 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

We have visited Bryce Canyon National Park on three previous occasions and have stayed at the Lodge. Accommodations were not available for our time frame. Bryce City right outside of the park enterance is full of tour buses and crowds so we looked farther afield. We picked Bybee's in Tropic, about 10 miles down the road, and were very happy.... More 

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Thank J&S
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5 reviews
Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

Very clean and quiet. Simple but nice. We wanted to stay at the entrance of Bryce but there was no vacancy.Instead we found a little gem. The short drive to Tropic was scenic and beautiful. We will definitely go back when we go to Bryce!

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Hinckley, United Kingdom
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8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

The pictures do not give this motel justice! This is a fantastic little place and we would highly recommend it as a place to stay! We stayed for one night as a stopover to visit Bryce Canyon. Our room was very spacious, very comfortable and EVERYTHING was super super clean! Check in was super efficient by a friendly young man... More 

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San Francisco, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 September 2016

Room was clean and quiet, complete with rags for cleaning your dirty shoes if any. It came complete with granolas, microwave, and kettle. Wifi was reliable! Location was about 10 - 15 minutes away from Bryce, and a good start to head out to the Grand Staircase Escalante National Monument.

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  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to Bybee's Steppingstone Motel, your Bryce Canyon motel of choice. This motel is located in Tropic UT and provides you with a clean, comfortable and unique room while you visit the beautiful area surrounding Bryce Canyon. Each of the rooms here is individually decorated with artwork created by the owner. At this Bryce Canyon motel we pride ourselves in offering our guests the cleanest rooms around that are a little different from your average motel room. Come and enjoy the relaxed atmosphere that we provide and book your room online today, we look forward to serving you. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bybee's Steppingstone Motel

Address: 21 South Main Street, Tropic, UT 84776
Region: United States > Utah > Tropic
Price Range: $137 - $148 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 7
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“All ground floor rooms, the back may have been quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles louiseelcoate, 3 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Roadside room was surprisingly quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles RedTurtle91, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Rooms in front allow very close parking to vehicle. Rooms in the rear are quieter with a wonderful view.”
 of 5 bubbles pharward, 8 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Travel a bit farther from Bryce Canyon National Park, to stay in Tropic!”
 of 5 bubbles Busysuej, 29 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Room 6 - king sized bed at back of motel”
 of 5 bubbles GKTravellers, 16 Jun 2016 | Read review
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