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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Very clean rooms with comfortable beds, small refrigerator and microwave. Nice location in Escalante. Decor is dated - who cares. TV and free WiFi. Had everything we needed. Not as pretty as some national chains but then not priced like them either. Would stay here again.

Thank George H
Brooklyn, New York
Reviewed 4 December 2016

Simple, accessible lodging in the center of town. They are friendly and get the job down. Place looks a little more run down than in the past, but it is clean and accessible. Two good restaurants across the street.

Thank Gregory11217
Delray Beach, Florida
Reviewed 3 December 2016

Upon arrival to Escalante, where we had an unpleasant conversation with the owner of "B & B", ( 280 W Main Street), we decided, despite the late hour, to look for another place to sleep. On the same street, we noticed "Prospector Inn" where we easily got 3 rooms for our 3 couples And for better price. Friendly manager answered...

Thank Szafirek
Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 30 November 2016

We stayed here in the offseason. The rates were very affordable and the lady at the desk was helpful and had a great sense of humor. The rooms were clean and we ended up staying an extra night because it was so convenient to the Hole In The Rock Road.

Thank jazzapostle
Tucson, Arizona
Reviewed 8 November 2016

Don't think you can do better than this $69/night clean, convenient motel. Although probably a mid 20th c vintage, it's been remodeled, painted and well maintained. Restaurant across street with good food and down home atmosphere. As an access point to the GSE Nat'l monument, this is an honest bargain and a comfortable place to sleep. Internet, TV, fridge and...

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New River, Arizona, United States
Reviewed 28 October 2016

I had to mention the fact that the toilet paper roll is way over on another side of the wall. Our friend, who is not 5 foot, had to get off of the toilet to reach the roll. We had a good laugh about that. The new owners found this place on Craigs' list of all places. The wife practically...

Thank Marcine C
Las Vegas, Nevada
Reviewed 25 October 2016

As with most motels near national parks, the room rates are overpriced. The management was nice and forthcoming, accepted a last minute reservation. There was nothing remarkable about our room, pretty basic and appeared clean.

Thank Girts000
Boulder, Colorado
Reviewed 14 October 2016

We spent 4 nights at the Prospector in October and were pleasantly surprised. People we checked with before our trip recommended another motel as being "slightly better that the Prospector", but we were very happy with the Prospector. Starting with reservations, they were easy to deal with, laid back, and friendly. The rooms are standard motel type rooms, nothing special,...

Thank mike r
Cedar City, Utah
Reviewed 5 October 2016

Quiet little Inn in a quiet little town. The rooms were nothing special, but they are adequate and clean. The front desk is helpful, and the price is very reasonable. It an older motel and show a bit of wear, but it's well cared for and a good place to spend the night.

Thank Wes C
Toledo, Ohio
Reviewed 2 October 2016

We booked this motel back in April 2016 for September 2016. I talked to them twice to confirm our reservation. Smoking room. We were told both times yes confirmed. On our way to the motel from Capital Reef, we got a call, but in the mountains didnt register on my phone until we were out and could receive reception. We...

Thank mereandpony

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Additional Information about Prospector Inn

Address: 380 W Main St, P.O. Box 296, Escalante, UT 84726-7705
Region: United States > Utah > Escalante
Number of rooms: 50
Also Known As:
Prospector Hotel Escalante
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“First floor is convenient for large loads.”
Gregory11217, 4 Dec 2016 | Read review
“top floor is probably quieter”
kennethvernon6371, 8 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Take the upper rooms.”
Q9654SMmiker, 14 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Good food next door at Outfitters”
R0dgerU, 22 Sep 2016 | Read review
“All of the rooms seem equal”
988michaelm, 31 Aug 2016 | Read review
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