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Images of lodges on the south rim.
Examples of South Rim Lodging

South Rim

Lodging Inside the park
South Rim lodging is available all year, and books up well in advance, especially during spring break, summer months, and fall weekends.

Reservations are recommended.

Most lodges in Grand Canyon Village are within walking distance of the canyon rim.

Reservations are by Delaware North and Xanterra Parks & Resorts.

(Grand Canyon Village)
On the left: El Tovar Hotel and Xanterra logo, on the right Yavapai Lodge with Delaware North logo
Xanterra Parks and Resorts
in the Historic District

Bright Angel Lodge
El Tovar Hotel
Kachina Lodge
Thunderbird Lodge
Maswik Lodge
Delaware North
at Market Plaza near the Visitor Center

Yavapai Lodge *
Trailer Village RV Park

* = Pets allowed
Additional fee may apply
Online Reservations:
Online Reservations:
Toll Free Reservations: (888) 297-2757

International (303) 297-2757
Toll Free Reservations: (800) 780-7234
(US and Canada only)

International and Hotel Direct (928) 638-2681

South Rim Shuttle Bus Service

During Spring 2024, free South Rim shuttle bus service is in operation.
You can leave you vehicle at, or near your lodge and ride the bus around the village, and out to scenic overlooks and trailheads.

When you arrive on the South Rim, you will receive a copy of the South Rim Pocket Map and Services Guide. The map below shows the lodges and their relation to winter season shuttle bus routes. You may download a copy of the map here

Map showing South Rim Grand Canyon Village and Vicinity showing four shuttle bus routes that are in service during summer 2024
This summer, four shuttle bus routes are in service from May 25, through September 6, 2024. Kaibab Rim (Orange) Route, right, transports visitors to S. Kaibab Trailhead and outstanding views at Yaki Point. Village (Blue) Route, center, connects Visitor Center with lodges, campgrounds, Backcountry Information Center, and Market Plaza (general store and post office). Hermit Road (Red) Route travels a 7-mile scenic road with spectacular overlooks. Tusayan (Purple) Route to the gateway community.

Visit this webpage (updated daily) for the South Rim list of what is open and closed, along with hours of operation.


South Rim Lodging Just Outside of the Park

South of Grand Canyon Village, accommodations are available in the gateway community of Tusayan, 7 miles (11 km) south of Grand Canyon Village, along Arizona Highway 64.

For general information about lodging in Tusayan:
Grand Canyon Chamber & Visitor’s Bureau
P.O. Box 3007 Grand Canyon, AZ 86023
(844) 638-2901

Best Western Canyon Squire Inn OPEN
800-995-2521 or 928-638-2673

Grand Canyon Plaza Hotel OPEN
800-995-2521 or 928-638-2673

The Grand Hotel OPEN
888-634-7263 or 928-638-3333

Holiday Inn Express OPEN
888-473-2269 or 928-638-3000

Red Feather Lodge * OPEN
1-800-538-2345 or 928-638-2414

Seven Mile Lodge OPEN
(928) 638-2291

Tusayan (Purple) Route Shuttle Service

If you plan to be staying at one of the lodges in Tusayan during the 2023 Summer Season, (Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day weekend, 2023), free shuttle bus service will run between Tusayan Hotels/Lodges and the South Rim Visitor Center, every 20 minutes.

Visitors entering the park from the gateway community of Tusayan via the free shuttle bus must present a valid park entrance pass. Entrance passes may be purchased at park entrance stations, online, or at these businesses in Tusayan.


Additional Lodging Available South of Grand Canyon Village

  • Valle, Arizona - 30 miles (50 km) south on Highway 64
    Grand Canyon Inn 800-635-9203

  • Red Lake, Arizona - 43 miles (69 km) south on Highway 64
    Red Lake Hostel and Texico Station
    800-581-4753 or 928-635-4753

  • Williams, Arizona - 60 miles (100 km) south on Highway 64
    Williams Chamber of Commerce
    800-863-0546 or 928-635-1418

  • Flagstaff, Arizona - 80 miles (130 km) southeast on Highways 64 and180
    Flagstaff Chamber of Commerce
    800-379-0065 or 928-213-2951


Desert View

Lodging is not available at Desert View; however there is a seasonal campground.

Desert View Campground is open (NO HOOK-UPS)

  • 2024 season: Saturday, April 13th, through Sunday, October 13th. Campground closes on Monday October 14th. Advanced reservation are required and can be made up to 6 months in advance through recreation.gov, or by phone (877-444-6777). Same Day Reservations may also be made online or by phone.

More about Desert View Services > and scenic Desert View Drive >

Nearest Lodging Outside of the Park and East of Desert View

  • Cameron, Arizona - 30 miles (48 km) east of Desert View on Highway 64
    Cameron Trading Post and Motel *
    800-338-7385 or 928-679-2231
  • Tuba City, Arizona - 53 miles (85 km) northeast of Desert View on Highways 64, 89 and 160

    Diné Inn Motel

    Greyhills Inn

    The Moenkopi Legacy Inn & Suites

    Quality Inn *
  • Flagstaff, Arizona, 75 miles (120 km) southeast of Desert View on Highways 64 and 89
    Flagstaff Chamber of Commerce
    800-379-0065 or 928-213-2951

Slideshow of various scenes of cabins and nature at Phantom Ranch.
Some Views of Phantom Ranch

Phantom Ranch

Phantom Ranch, at the bottom of the Grand Canyon, is a popular destination for both hikers and mule riders. Overnight dormitories and cabins can be reserved and meals are available for purchase. Advance reservations for meals and lodging are required.

Phantom Ranch Reservations are made through Grand Canyon National Park Lodges (Xanterra Parks and Resorts) via an on-line lottery 15 months in advance.


(An NPS backcountry camping permit is not required for overnight stays in Phantom Ranch accomodations.) The park's Backcountry Information Center does not make reservations for Phantom Ranch lodging or meals. Reservations are made through Grand Canyon National Park Lodges.

Reservations for the nearby Bright Angel Campground (NPS) are made through the park's Backcountry Information Center.

Additional information:

Series of images with lodges from the North Rim.
Various views of Grand Canyon Lodge

North Rim

Grand Canyon Lodge is open for the Season is from May 15, through October 15, 2024.

Visitor services include: overnight lodging, retail, and food/beverage service.

Reservations are advised.

North Rim Lodging Information

North Rim Overview


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