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La Luz Desert Retreat

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2 Oct 2016
“Probably the best place to stay in Escalante National Monument area.”
27 Jul 2016
“wonderful home for those wanting to hike/explore the Grand Staircase”
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Self-Serve Laundry
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Reviewed 3 October 2016

I am sure that there are more than one nice place to stay in the Escalante area. Most often they are booked early and solid. We managed to book La Luz at last minute due to a cancellation. You can see from their web page...More

1  Thank Rodi B
Response from Writeabove, Owner at La Luz Desert RetreatResponded 16 November 2016

Thank you for your generous review. It was a pleasure to have you stay at La Luz.

Reviewed 28 July 2016

The house was wonderful and the setting quiet. Kitchen well equipped and the owners allowed us into thier vegetable garden to pick herbs and New Zeland spinach. They were also helpful without being in your way and a wealth of information on where to hike.

1  Thank jeff g
Response from Writeabove, Owner at La Luz Desert RetreatResponded 31 July 2016

We're still within Escalante town limits yet on the edge and hear the coyotes in the wee hours in the morning. So much to do, so little time.

Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

Excellent. As advertised, completely. Comes fully equipped with more than you'll need for a vacation in this house. The smaller house is also very good. We had a tour of it. In this larger house, the patio is lovely, sheltered from the wind, nice place...More

1  Thank Sarah153478
Reviewed 10 September 2015

We chose Escalante as a base to see Bryce, Zion, Capitol Reef and Kodachrome. La Luz was perfect. Ricki and Sandy were wonderful and very helpful! Ricki's insight into local , "off the beaten path" attractions were spot on. We followed his advice were were...More

3  Thank Kathy V
Reviewed 17 June 2015

My husband and I and some friends stayed at the La Luz in April of 2015. I already seen pics of the house but it exceeded our expectations. As stated in the previous reviews the house has a wonderful feel and flow. The kitchen is...More

1  Thank Nan L
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Free Parking
Self-Serve Laundry
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
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Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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"Two houses are available to choose from. Both are equally well appointed."
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"quiet room/setting, great place for hikers"
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"Buy groceries before you get to Escalante!"
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"you can't beat the house or the location."
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