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    Spider Rock Campground

    South Rim Canyon Drive, Canyon de Chelly National Monument, Chinle, AZ 86503
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Overview

    • Excellent49%
    • Very good28%
    • Average7%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible9%
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    Thunderbird Lodge
    650 reviews
    #1 of 3 Speciality lodging in Chinle
     
    BEST WESTERN Canyon de Chelly Inn
    955 reviews
    #1 of 2 hotels in Chinle
     
    Holiday Inn Canyon de Chelly
    873 reviews
    #2 of 2 hotels in Chinle
     
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    Reviewed 6 April 2016

    Howard Smith's campground was comfortable and quiet with decent privacy between sites, a decent outhouse with flush, picnic tables and fire pits where you could have a decent fire. His dog Ashkee a white and tan Navajo dog was friendly and not imposing and was...More

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    Reviewed 18 October 2015 via mobile

    Basic, primitive, funky, in pretty setting that in the rain becomes a super muddy, slippery mess. Would be best for non-traditional campers, not those used to paved campgrounds with amenities.Husband liked it better than I did but we also were there only in rainstorm which...More

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    Reviewed 26 July 2015

    It's the only real campground at Canyon de Chelly. The official one (Cottonwood) is just outside the actual park and is near a stream on a field, which means zillions of mosquitoes. It's really pretty disappointing that there is no campground, especially a simple primitive...More

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    Reviewed 9 July 2015

    Very satisfied with this campground. Was looking for a place away from town and this was perfect. Campsite adequate. The hogans look good. And the owner, Howard, was great. It rained hard the first night, and Howard came to see if I wanted to stay...More

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    Reviewed 14 June 2015

    Ignore those 1 and 2 star reviews, if you aren't a prude wussie sitting on their high horse expexting the taj mahal, the toilets aren't THAT bad (ever hear of making a tp next on the rim?). Its far from town, there is no running...More

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    Thunderbird Lodge
    650 reviews
    #1 of 3 Speciality lodging in Chinle
     
    BEST WESTERN Canyon de Chelly Inn
    955 reviews
    #1 of 2 hotels in Chinle
     
    Holiday Inn Canyon de Chelly
    873 reviews
    #2 of 2 hotels in Chinle
     
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    • 30
    • Location
    • United States >
    • Arizona >
    • Chinle
    • Also Known As
    • Spider Rock Campground Hotel Chinle
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    Room & Suite (9)
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    Matt B
    How much are the Jeep tours? Just want to make sure I have enough cash on me.
    15 June 2016|
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    Response from sbreci | Reviewed this property |
    We did a four hr tour for $250 (included all three of us). Cash will give you a small discount but it's best to call them up and discuss. Price depends on the length of time you go. It's also on their website as well. The... More
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    phxchica127
    How much was the jeep tour?
    11 April 2016|
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    Response from Mark M | Reviewed this property |
    It was $160 and we gave about $20 extra since he had us out there about 6+ hours including stops and the good spirituality he shared along with the Navajo history. It was hard for the person in the middle in the back seat... More
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    matahara
    are pets allowed
    21 April 2015|
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    Response from BigHornTours | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, but this is rugged country. There are owners dogs on the property that roam the camp site. Bill
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    Room Tips
    "A Navajo style small cabin for 2 people as a hogan was available and there was a sweat lodge nearby also..."
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    "get the hogan!"
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    "I would opt for medium or large hogan for the extra room"
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    "You can also stay in a real Navajo hogan, we had the camper, so we didn't do that, but people who did..."
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