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Very nice, very clean and nicely appointed room with a king-size bed, a rarity in most motels. Nicely remodeled bathrooms. Very friendly staff. No breakfast served, but Stan’s Burger Shack restaurant is located next door. Quiet surroundings.
The Whispering Sands Motel is like an oasis in the middle of a vast, sparsely populated high desert area, with Hanksville at its center. We've stayed here several times, as a base for various adventures - canyoneering, backpacking, and hiking in Capitol Reef or Goblin...More
Stayed here before backpacking woodruff canyon. Room was great, very clean,and cheap. Went into the office about 9pm to see if they could run my card for cash for a soda from the machine and they gave me cash because they couldn't run my card....More
I spend a few weeks out of the year in Hanksville for work. The whispering Sands is a great value. Rooms are always clean and modern and the owner is more than accommodating. One of my favourite places to stay.
This is no five star Hyatt Regency, but you need to remember you're in Hanksville, Utah, this is not the end of the civilized world but you're pretty darn close.
I wish every room in the country had rooms as clean and fresh, for the...More
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As you now know, Slick Rock Grill will be closed when you plan to visit. They were the one that definitely served beer. However, if the weather is good, you could pick up a six pack at Hollow Mountain next to Blondies and... More
As you now know, Slick Rock Grill will be closed when you plan to visit. They were the one that definitely served beer. However, if the weather is good, you could pick up a six pack at Hollow Mountain next to Blondies and likely eat on the patio and drink the beer. Blondies has been a must stop every time I go through.