Where to stay near Antelope Canyon, AZ

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One of the most mysterious spots in America is Antelope Canyon in Arizona. Its wavy canyon walls and occasional light beams bring visitors from near and far to find out about the myth around Antelope Canyon. But where to stay near Antelope Canyon for the best experience?

The best place to stay near Antelope Canyon is the gateway town of Page. In Page, you find great accommodation just a short drive from the photogenic canyon.

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Page, AZ

From central Page, it’s only 4 miles (6 km) to the the parking and entrance of Antelope Canyon. This makes Page, dotted with nice hotels, the ultimate option for where to stay near Antelope Canyon.

To get to Antelope Canyon from Page, you just drive east on Highway 98 until you reach the canyon entrance after around 10 minutes. There you find parking for both Lower Antelope Canyon and Upper Antelope Canyon.

Page is a small city, but it has all the accommodation, restaurants and stores you need to comfortably explore Northern Arizona.

Another popular attraction only a few miles outside Page but southwest of town is Horseshoe Bend. Antelope Canyon and Horseshoe Bend make up a dream combo — these are some of the prettiest places in Arizona.

  • Distance: 4 mi / 6 km
  • Driving time: ≈ 10 min
  • Pick Page for: Prime access.
Antelope Canyon's wavy canyon walls and bright sky, best reached from Antelope Canyon lodging in Page
Antelope Canyon, Arizona

Country Inn & Suites by Radisson

In southwestern Page, Country Inn & Suites sits strategically for both Antelope Canyon and Horseshoe Bend. Take advantage of great facilities including a pool and hot tub.

Hampton Inn & Suites

Hampton Inn might not be the most exciting hotel around, but it knows all about comfort. After a long day of exploring Antelope Canyon, and hopefully Horseshoe Bend, plunge into the swimming pool or relax in the jacuzzi.

Wingate by Wyndham

Stay a few minutes further from Antelope Canyon but closer to the Colorado River (Glen Canyon Dam Overlook is within walking distance). The pool and hot tub make appreciated facilities.

Light reaching through to the red canyon floor
Light beam in Antelope Canyon.

Where to stay near Antelope Canyon FAQ

Where to you stay when you go to Antelope Canyon?

Page is the best option for where to stay when visiting Antelope Canyon. The city in Northern Arizona is the only town with lodging near Antelope Canyon.

How many days do you need to stay at Antelope Canyon?

As a guided tour only lasts for a few hours, you can visit Antelope Canyon in less than half a day. However, we recommend allowing at least a full day to also fit in the other area attractions, including Horseshoe Bend.

How far is it from Antelope Canyon to Horseshoe Bend?

The distance between Antelope Canyon and Horseshoe Bend is 7 miles (11 km). It only takes roughly 10 minutes to drive between the two.

How far is it from Antelope Canyon to Grand Canyon?

From Antelope Canyon to Grand Canyon North Rim, it’s 129 miles (208 km). Driving from Antelope Canyon to Grand Canyon North Rim takes about 2.5 hours.

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