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Bybee's Steppingstone Motel

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08/05/2017 09/05/2017
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Bucks County PA
Reviewed 1 week ago

I really wanted to give this place a bad review for selfish reasons. I figured if it becomes too well-known, we won't be able to get return reservations when we want! We were planning a trip to the Mighty 5, as they've been called...... Zion, Bryce, Capitol Reed, Canyonlands and Arches. I had done my research and picked a different...

Thank Terry_loves_travel
Cincinnati, Ohio
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We rolled into Bybees after a day in Bryce Canyon. While the hotel was very small and definitely interesting looking from the outside, we stepped into our room and were greeted by a modern, newly refurbished, incredibly nice room! Our friends stayed in 2 other rooms in the back and we each had different looking rooms with their own unique...

Thank bubblesbaba2
Louisville, Kentucky
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We needed a room for one night while we were passing through visiting the parks. Bybee turned out to be a very pleasant surprise. It is very inexpensive compared to other places and is located in a perfect spot in the town (walking distance to coffee shops, general stores, restaurants). The best part about this room hands down was the...

Thank nierengarten09
Phoenix, Arizona
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Clean, comfortable, quiet, with some extra touches we really liked, such as oatmeal, microwave, and a heat lamp. This hotel takes care of its guests as though you are a guest in someone's home -very impressive!

1Thank Par S
Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 1 February 2017

This hotel is a gem. The rooms are simple and very, very clean. The price is a steal in this area. We had a king room on the back side (with a patio). The hotel has some nice touches, such as a firepit outside and a rag for cleaning mud off of your shoes. Other amenities include an ice machine...

Thank DC3s
Fenton, Michigan
Reviewed 16 November 2016 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...

Thank wendyl6203
St leonards on Sea
Reviewed 3 November 2016

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.

Thank louiseelcoate
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 30 October 2016

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.

Thank HenryCToronto_Canada
Ashford, Kent
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...

Thank Richard P
Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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.

Thank Radzio43

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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: $125 - $150 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 7
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“King rooms on the back have more privacy and quiet.”
  • Fridge, microwave, hot water machine.
  • Nice touch!
  • Strong AC -- great for the summer!
  • King size bed
  • Charging station.
DC3s, 1 Feb 2017 | Read review
“All ground floor rooms, the back may have been quieter.”
louiseelcoate, 3 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Roadside room was surprisingly quiet.”
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.”
pharward, 8 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Travel a bit farther from Bryce Canyon National Park, to stay in Tropic!”
Busysuej, 29 Jul 2016 | Read review
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