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Whispering Sands Motel

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Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good46%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“goblin valley”(32 reviews)
“small town”(31 reviews)
“lake powell”(23 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair Access
Self-Serve Laundry
Breakfast included
Pool
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Room Service
Suites
Rooftop Bar
2 Star Hotel
This Hanksville motel gives you a great central location in the grand circle of southern Utah's national parks; this is why Whispering Sands Motel is premium Hanksville lodging. Enjoy the Satellite TV, wireless internet, air conditioning, and clean/comfy rooms that do include Fridge...
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Location and contact
90 So. Highway 95, PO Box 158, Hanksville, UT 84734
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1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Stayed at the motel while exploring in Goblin Valley. The rooms are clean and comfortable. Even though the town of Hanksville is very small, there are good places to eat close by. The room includes a basket of snacks at no extra charge. Internet is...More

Thank SteepBro
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Rode the motorcycle from Gallup NM and this was a good stopping point. The motel was affordable and nice. Clean little place to stay. The rooms were cool and the beds comfortable. Nice in room snacks. Friendly staff. This is very close to Capital Reef...More

Thank Mark K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We ended up arriving around 8pm looking for a place to stay. The internet rates are much different than walk-in rates. My AAA rate was $109 plus tax. Kind of expensive for what you get. The rooms are newer and up to date. Even with...More

Thank TeacherDoris
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hotel clearly caters to drive-by and online customers, presumably to minimize their need for staff or communications costs, but God help you if you ever need to talk to someone by phone. I booked online through their own third-party booking service, but got an...More

Thank AeneasAtSea
Response from JenPei_72, Manager at Whispering Sands MotelResponded 3 weeks ago

I do apologize if you had a hard time reaching us. Any messages left with our answering service or on the answering machine are returned. I will look into the error message on the web page, I receive custome correspondence Daily through our web site...More

Reviewed 7 June 2018

This is the cleanest and best maintained motel that i have ever stayed in. Staff was super nice. not only did they have complimentary coffee in the room they also had, muffins, fruit cups, granola bars, breakfast bars and a small range in drink mixes....More

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Response from JenPei_72, Manager at Whispering Sands MotelResponded 8 June 2018

Thank you for the review. We love to hear from our satisfied guests.

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free Parking
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Self-Serve Laundry
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
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Price range
US$81 - US$138 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$81 - US$138 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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lovelaughsew
29 January 2018|
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Response from HarryCO2015 | Reviewed this property |
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
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Mband42
11 October 2015|
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Response from Duke A | Property representative |
I am sorry, at this time we do not have a pool.
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mtndiver92
24 September 2015|
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Response from JenPei_72 | Property representative |
I am sorry but we do not allow pets. We do offer a $10 discount for AAA or AARP
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Room Tips
"The barn looking rooms are close to the intersection, but without people above you, pretty quiet"
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"Seemed like all rooms were equally comparable"
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"Ask for 2 queen beds."
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"Bottom in the corner."
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