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Address: Kachina Point, 1,8 Miles North of North Entrance Station of Petrified Forest NP, Petrified Forest National Park, Petrified Forest National Park, AZ

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Wish we would have rented a place here

This inn sets in a beautiful park. With very lovely views. This would be an awesome place to stay maybe next time we go.

Reviewed 1 week ago
Zachary, Louisiana
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Zachary, Louisiana
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107 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This inn sets in a beautiful park. With very lovely views. This would be an awesome place to stay maybe next time we go.

Thank rebecca2005
Kirkland, Washington
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This old historic place is a nice visit to see how tourist need were met years ago... But there is not much happening today... Why not have the soda shop operational?

Thank Don H
Lemont, Illinois
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692 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 182 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A small bit of architecture among the wide open vistas. Only walked around outside a bit. Was much more interested in soaking up those beautiful open vistas. Very windy there.

Thank sandra n
Derby, United Kingdom
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1,159 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 274 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is somewhere to stop whilst driving through the painted desert. There are bathrooms and also some short trails from which you can view the colored cliffs of the painted desert.

Thank mjc404
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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559 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 191 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This inn is an okay stop along the road through Petrified. It is interesting to see the old kitchen and restaurant area how they were decades ago. The area of stained glass is nice. Looks like there are plans to put in an ice cream bar in on the bottom floor. Nice view of the desert out the back of... More 

Thank Tom H
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 157 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

From hear, the view of the painted desert is vast and quiet. It is an excellent sunset photo-opportunity.

Thank Sassamatt
Birmingham, Alabama
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53 reviews
26 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Painted Desert Inn offers a unique experience of the building's 100-year-old past including as a singular stop on the old Route 66 through beautiful desert terrain. The extraordinary efforts to protect and preserve the building are well worth the effort.

Thank CilF2013
West Jordan, Utah
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13 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Cute little historical stop, and the volunteers were friendly and knew a lot of interesting things to share. Nice warm bathrooms in the winter (priorities!).

Thank Cherish W
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16 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

The building was cool to see. Sadly I did not have time to stop in but it was cool to see the area. Got to take pictures of the landscape

Thank Renee C
Olympia, Washington
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16 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

There is quite a bit of history to this, but just walking in you understand where the Pixar movie Cars gets the inspiration. The Cone Motel, curios shop, neon, Lightning McQueen retro paint job, and Route 66 photos and artwork are all here. The Harvey History is great to learn and they are remodelling to open up a cafe. One... More 

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