Grand Canyon

Named ‘Best Resort Hotel in Arizona’ by Travel + Leisure

2024 Dates: April 17th – October 28th 2025 Dates: April 16th – October 27th

Set upon 160 acres of secluded piñon and juniper forest, Under Canvas Grand Canyon is located just 25 minutes from the South Rim entrance to Grand Canyon National Park. This one-of-a-kind glamping destination is the perfect way to experience the beauty and adventure of this iconic natural wonder.

“Top 500 Hotels Across the Globe” by Travel + Leisure 

Condé Nast Traveler’s ‘Top 15 Resort in the U.S. – Southwest’

 Travel + Leisure’s ‘Best Resort Hotels in Arizona’ 

Condé Nast Traveler’s Readers’ Choice Awards ‘Top 40 Resorts in the Mountain West” 

Recognition

"The Grand Canyon location is just a short ride from the park and boasts a lobby that’s outfitted with West Elm furnishings, cool tunes, and a staff that’s on hand to do everything from booking hikes or evening sunset tours to the Canyon."
Architectural Digest
"Guests don’t have to worry about packing much, because it comes with its own little shop, coffee on tap 24/7, and a restaurant that could rival any in New York or Los Angeles."
Travel + Leisure
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Explore Under Canvas Grand Canyon

Stargazing at the Grand Canyon

Experience the Night Sky at Under Canvas Grand Canyon

At Under Canvas Grand Canyon, one of the world’s first DarkSky resorts, you can experience the wonders of the night sky like never before. Sleep under endless star-filled skies in our Stargazer Tent, enjoy celestial-themed culinary offerings, star parties and more. With easy access to Grand Canyon National Park, a DarkSky Park, Under Canvas Grand Canyon is the perfect place for your star-filled adventure.

Amenities

ORGANIC BATH PRODUCTS

Organic Bath Products

Upscale, organic bath products stocked in your ensuite bathroom

ON-SITE DINING

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Our upscale menu embraces both seasonality and locally sourced produce

FIRE PIT AND S'MORES

Fire Pits & Smores

Nightly fires and complimentary s’mores available

COMPLIMENTARY ACTIVITIES

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Live music, morning yoga, kids activities and more

USB BATTERY PACKS

USB Battery Packs

Charge your devices using our bedside battery packs

EXPERIENCE COORDINATORS

Adventures Concierge

Let us help you plan the adventure of a lifetime

WEST ELM FURNISHINGS

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West Elm furnishings adourne our expansive lobby tents

Under Canvas Grand Canyon is your ideal American Southwest accommodations

Sleep under the stars near Grand Canyon National Park, a DarkSky Park, and enjoy glamping in comfy tents with king-size beds, plush linens, ensuite bathrooms with hot showers, wood-burning stoves, and more.

DIRECTIONS & TRAVEL INFO

Directions from Valle, Arizona (via Hwy 64)

Turn into the Valle Airport entrance off Hwy 64. Follow the road (and the white Under Canvas signs) for 2 miles around the side of the airport. You will make two 90 degree turns and the last 0.7 miles will be unpaved. You will pass through one metal gate. Turn right into our driveway. If you pass through a second metal gate you have gone too far. Follow our driveway to our large lobby tent.

*Some GPS maps label us in Williams, AZ. We are located at Grand Canyon Junction (Valle, AZ) which is 28 miles north of Williams, AZ.

Directions from Phoenix, Arizona

Take I-17 North and then I-40 West to Williams, approximately 117 miles. Then take AZ-64 North for 28 miles, or approximately half an hour, until you get to Grand Canyon Junction/Valle, AZ. Then follow above. Under Canvas Grand Canyon is approximately 3.5 hours from Phoenix, AZ.

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Dining

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Food and Beverage at Under Canvas
Seasonal and Thoughtfully Sourced Menu

We feature seasonal food and beverage offerings that prioritize locally-sourced ingredients from nearby purveyors.

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S'mores at Under Canvas
Complimentary S'mores

For dessert, we let you become the chefs with our complimentary s'mores packs and nightly campfires.

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Under Canvas cocktails
Cheers!

Choose from a selection of wines, beers and canned cocktails to enjoy during dinner or around the campfire.

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Grab N Go Food Options at Under Canvas
Grab N Go Options

On the run for a day full of adventures? Snag breakfast, lunch or snacks to enjoy on the road, or trail.

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Dining setup for private event outside of lobby tent at Under Canvas Grand Canyon
Dining Al Fresco

Dine out under the stars surrounded by desert landscape.

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Healthy Options

Fuel your adventures with our always fresh and healthy options available for breakfast, lunch and dinner.

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Premium Coffee

Wake up and smell the coffee with premium espresso beverages.

Discover the Grand Circle

Under Canvas boasts locations across the U.S., including destinations throughout the Grand Circle. Book your stay at Under Canvas Grand Canyon and continue the adventure at Under Canvas Bryce Canyon, Under Canvas Moab, Under Canvas Zion, Under Canvas Lake Powell-Grand Staircase, and beyond.

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