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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I booked this hotel since Cedar City was a good place to stop during my road trip. The hotel looks great, a nice lobby with a big fire place (it was November) and a very friendly and welcoming lady at the reception. The place looks very nice, modern and stylish. The rooms are big and very comfortable, and breakfast was...

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Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Conveniently located near the highway and near the main street. The rooms were clean. Free wifi was nice. The staff was very friendly. Comfortable beds and updated rooms. Breakfast was good. I would stay here again.

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Enoch S, General Manager at El Rey Inn & Suites, responded to this review

We are grateful you stayed with us and shared your experience. We look forward to next time.

Reviewed 26 October 2016

Stayed one night passing through Cedar City. Was drawn to the property by high rating relative to the cost. As I was travelling solo, there was no need for higher end accommodations. Property has had a recent partial remodel. Beds were excellent, ground floor was generally the only option with a few second story walk up areas (rooms). Room was...

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Enoch S, General Manager at El Rey Inn & Suites, responded to this review

I am so sorry that there was an issue with your room. Had we been unable to remedy the issue we would have been happy to move you to another room to avoid this inconvenience. I regret that we didn't get this opportunity. I look forward to another opportunity to have you as a guest.

Boise, Idaho
Reviewed 18 October 2016

We stayed here for a couple nights while exploring the local area. The motel is clean and the staff is helpful and very friendly. It has recently been remodeled so it is quite nice. We did have a problem getting our room cool enough to sleep well. The staff struggled with the problem, but eventually it got worked out.

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Enoch S, General Manager at El Rey Inn & Suites, responded to this review

Thank you for your a patience while our staff took care of you. I regret that you experience an inconvenience, but I'm grateful it was resolved. Thank you for this review.

Franklin
Reviewed 13 October 2016

We stayed one night at the El Ray traveling between Zion and Bryce Canyon. The staff was gracious and accommodating. We had a single queen on the side street to the El Ray and it was perfect for us. The room was smaller but very comfortable, clean and quiet. We didn't stay for the breakfast but did grab fruit and...

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Enoch S, General Manager at El Rey Inn & Suites, responded to this review

You are correct Teresa, we accept AAA and AARP. It was a pleasure having you as a guest. Next time I hope you get to enjoy the breakfast.

Liss, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Stayed here as a centre for Zion and Bryce Canyon, perfect location, good breakfasts. Lovely room which served all our needs. The hotel staff were very friendly, especially the hands-on manager, Mr Seegmiller, who went out of his way to be helpful. Would definitely stay here again and am very happy to recommend it to others.

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Enoch S, General Manager at El Rey Inn & Suites, responded to this review

It was wonderful to have you stay with us while you visited the Parks. Thank you so much for this review. It made my day!

Estero, Florida, USA
Reviewed 30 September 2016

The El Rey was a pleasant surprise. It was apparent that the ownership and staff took pride in the operation. Traveling with a pet and needing a place to "crash" after a long day of travel, at a reasonable price, is many times a gamble. In the case of the El Rey we won. The staff was attentive and warm....

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Enoch S, General Manager at El Rey Inn & Suites, responded to this review

I am glad we were able to meet your needs with our pet room. We hope to see you again next time you need a place to "crash".

Reviewed 29 September 2016

Comfortable room, decent breakfast and walking distance to the excellent Cedar City Shakespeare Festival. Half an hour drive to a great hike at Zion National Park. Friendly staff who even brought homegrown peaches to the breakfast. Swimming pool area needs a little attention.

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Enoch S, General Manager at El Rey Inn & Suites, responded to this review

Thank you so much for this review. We love hearing feedback from our guests. It means a great deal to us.

Reviewed 24 September 2016

We were greeted and given our room with no delay. The room is excellent. Maid service is some of the best I have seen on our trip. They have excellent choice's at their breakfast. The inside and outside appearance was very nice.

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Enoch S, General Manager at El Rey Inn & Suites, responded to this review

We appreciate you staying with us while you visited the National Parks.

Arizona
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

When I come back to Cedar City, I'll look for a different hotel. It's a downtown, old hotel with low ceilings and small rooms. The staff I met were friendly. The landscaping is nice. Convenient parking.

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Enoch S, General Manager at El Rey Inn & Suites, responded to this review

I am sorry we did not meet your expectations. I look forward to hearing more about your stay. We have a dozen different room types and sizes and I would love to see if one or more of them would meet your expectations better. I appreciate your review and hope I can resolve this with you personally.

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Free Breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Suites
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
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  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to the El Rey Inn & Suites, a hotel where guests will find the best in customer service, convenience and accommodations. Situated in Southern Utah, this Cedar City hotel boasts 70 well-appointed guest rooms and suites, each featuring cable satellite television and high-speed Internet access. Enjoy an array of amenities including a complimentary continental breakfast, an outdoor heated swimming pool, and business services. This El Rey Inn & Suites is the closest accommodations to the Utah Shakespeare festival, Southern Utah University and venue for the Utah Summer Games. Hotel guests will enjoy many restaurants, shopping and entertainment options within walking distance from the hotel. Spend an afternoon skiing at the Brian Head Ski Resort, just 29 miles away or visit one of the nearby national parks including Cedar Breaks National Monument, Zion Canyon National Park and Bryce Canyon National Park. The friendly, helpful staff at the El Rey Inn & Suites is ready to ensure a fun-filled memorable stay in Cedar City, Utah. ... more   less 

Additional Information about El Rey Inn & Suites

Address: 80 S Main St, Cedar City, UT 84720-3337 (Formerly BEST WESTERN El Rey Inn & Suites)
Region: United States > Utah > Cedar City
Price Range: £51 - £72 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — El Rey Inn & Suites 2.5*
Number of rooms: 70
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Also Known As:
Best Western Cedar City
Cedar City Best Western
El Rey Inn & Suites Cedar City, Utah
Hotel Style:
#3 Romantic Hotel in Cedar City
#6 Business Hotel in Cedar City
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“ask for a room in the back, by the pool and away from the busy street.”
 of 5 bubbles juliepW6798DC, 28 Sep 2016 | Read review
“The ground floor room was very quite.”
 of 5 bubbles 677kenb, 23 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Interior facing rooms are slightly less noisy.”
 of 5 bubbles King_Bob_Rules, 7 Aug 2016 | Read review
“I have stayed in rooms in all areas at this location, and each was quiet and comfortable.”
 of 5 bubbles HoskinLasVegas, 24 Jul 2016 | Read review
“a lot of cracks. Crickets in the room ( not to mention the other insects)”
 of 5 bubbles michaelcO2600SM, 1 Jul 2016 | Read review
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