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Address: 11037 South Highway 191, Moab, UT 84532
Phone Number:
+1 435-686-2250
Today
09:00 - 17:00
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 17:00
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This 14-room home, built in 1945 by its eccentric owner, is a definite must...

This 14-room home, built in 1945 by its eccentric owner, is a definite must if you're driving near Moab.

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Tourist trap you can't turn away from

Tacky, keitchy, eclectic, and any other adjective you can think of but still kind of fun. Next time I will try the tour. Definitely worth stopping but I would not make it a... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 15 December 2016
Ed B
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Eagle Mountain, Utah
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Bonduel, United States
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40 reviews
31 attraction reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This looks like a neat place but it seemed like a quite a bit of money to pay for looking at a house built into the stone.

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Thank Roy B
Katy, Texas
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12 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pretty hokey stuff going on here. I don't know who this appeals to but I wish I got the time I took to check it out added back to my lifespan.

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1 Thank jschroif
Denver, Colorado
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25 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There is a lot to like about this place, but ultimately the negative aspects outweighed the positive for me. I'll start with what I liked. There is a feeling of creativity, campiness, and irreverence here that you don't see every day. I liked hearing about the history of the place and the diner that they used to run there. The... More 

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Wyndee H, Owner at Hole 'N the Rock, responded to this review

I am sorry that you felt that way about the zoo. Our animals are well taken care of. If they weren't eating, it was probably because they had already been fed that morning and weren't hungry. On any beautiful sunny day, you will find all of the animals up and greeting the visitors. You said so yourself that it was... More 

Eagle Mountain, Utah
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65 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

Tacky, keitchy, eclectic, and any other adjective you can think of but still kind of fun. Next time I will try the tour. Definitely worth stopping but I would not make it a destination. If you are heading south of Moab it's worth the stop.

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2 Thank Ed B
Salt Lake City, Utah
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29 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016

we wanted to see the house, but they charge A LOT to get inside and you can't take pictures. if i can't take pictures, i can't show people how cool it might be! therefore, i can't recommend it to anyone! the gift shop was so-so. there is a zoo there. didn't go in. can't imagine that animals have to live... More 

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Duchesne, Utah
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70 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016

This is a fun place for a quick visit. In the end it is just a house in the rock. But it is pretty interesting. There is also a petting zoo here.

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Shoreline
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543 reviews
274 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 175 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2016

I won't try to tell you the full story of Hole N the Rock. A (possibly) crazy mining engineer decided to make a house by tunneling into a big hurking rock. Now it's a museum/shop/tourist attraction.. Maybe an example of how the desert makes you crazy, maybe an example of how people can be creative. Probably some of each. If... More 

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Massachusetts
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188 reviews
93 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016

I drove by this place at least three times BEFORE I found the courage to stop. It was tacky with artifacts from every possible genre (and, I think I photographed them all).

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Thank TravelinJoe47
Cooper City, Florida
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11 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016

This place is about 15 minutes south of Moab and is worth seeing once. It isn't something you will choose to do over and over, but if you have little kids it's a good place to let them walk around the paths. The store/souvenir place is better than most and the ice cream is pretty good. There isn't alot to... More 

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Hilliard, Ohio
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15 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

My boyfriend and I had just climbed Wilson's arch and were looking for something near the area to do before dinner. I collect smashed pennies, so Hole in the Rock was one of the places I wanted to go to anyway, so we went! Was not expecting such an interesting tour. I would definitely recommend the tour because it's not... More 

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