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Whispering Sands Motel

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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good46%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“goblin valley”(30 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair Access
Self-Serve Laundry
Breakfast included
2.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 22 December 2017

We stayed in mid December. The room was actually pretty good, so good that we asked to stay a second night, Hanksville is pretty quiet in the off season, when we arrived Sunday night there was only one place to eat open and we ate...More

Thank Tom D
Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

Hanksville was my oasis! It was Thanksgiving night and the motel was the only thing open. I got the last room. They were so nice, they called the manager of the store next door and they opened the store up so I could get what...More

Thank Adam W
Response from JenPei_72, Manager at Whispering Sands MotelResponded 30 November 2017

Thank you for the great review. We are happy to hear you enjoyed your time with us.

Reviewed 7 November 2017

We took the scenic drive from Panguich to Hanksville staying at the Whispering sands motel. It has been updated since our last visit and is now a motel to be judged against any motel anywhere. Very comfortable and clean with extremely helpful staff. Love the...More

Thank BIGBOOTIES
Reviewed 25 October 2017

At last minute decided to stay over in the area during our travels. Recommended by park ranger. We were lucky to get one of the last 2 rooms available on a Saturday night. Pros: excellent location going from Goblin Valley to Capitol Reefe, staff very...More

1  Thank sofia k
Response from JenPei_72, Manager at Whispering Sands MotelResponded 1 November 2017

Happy to hear you received your lost item. Wasn't sure I had the address right. Thank you for staying with us.

Reviewed 17 October 2017

There are really only two motels in town and the Whispering Sands is the best. It is convenient, located on the east end of town withing easy walking distance of the two eateries. The rooms are clean and attractive. If you get a room on...More

Thank Steve C
Response from JenPei_72, Manager at Whispering Sands MotelResponded 1 November 2017

Thank you for choosing to stay with us. Thank you for the review.

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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Free Parking
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Free Parking
Self-Serve Laundry
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Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
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US$64 - US$110 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$64 - US$110 (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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"First floor on the far end"
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"I stayed in one of the attached "cabins". Very quiet and convenient to the car."
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"no bad rooms, I was on first floor."
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"Try to get one of the "100" rooms."
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