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“Stepping back in time!”
Review of Phantom Ranch

Phantom Ranch
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$ 16 - US$ 28
Cuisines: American
Dining options: Reservations
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Dining options: Reservations
Reviewed 16 October 2017

What a treat to get to Phantom Ranch and be one of the few that stay there each year. Gorgeous views, cute original cabins from early 1900's, great food at the cantina, no cell service to be tempted, and day hikes with no traffic! NO, the cabins are not hotel rooms... in fact you sleep in a bunk bed and lock your snacks up to keep squirrels from sneaking in... BUT it is better than a tent. The views and hikes make it all worth while. The two different meals served at the cantina were excellent (must be reserved in advance just like the cabins). We went through Wildland Trekking for our Guide and Reservations. They were excellent!

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Reviewed 13 October 2017

managed to get a steak dinner for the night at the ranch, and it was quite excellent. Steak - perfectly grilled, fresh large salad, perfect backed potatoes with loads of sour cream, green beans. The entire meal was excellent - passed on the chocolate cake - it looked very disappointing after the excellent dinner. Pricey - but consider the location.

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Reviewed 2 October 2017

If you are doing the Rim to Rim this is a nice stop. You can get food and beer here. Word of warning, they open at 8am. So if you are going South to North you will probably get here too early and not be able to use the facilities.

Thank ziggyrock
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Reviewed 21 September 2017

I am a fussy vegetarian but I was very happy with the great basic but tasty food supplied to us. You have to keep in mind that this place is a little like a space station in how remote it is from the rest of the world. Another star for great hospitality.

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Thank 396jimd
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Reviewed 20 September 2017

We hiked down South Kaibab to camp at Bright Angel, so we visited Phantom Ranch for a nice, cold beer. It was awesome and well worth every penny! :-) Plus, how many people have had a beer at the bottom of the Grand Canyon??

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