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Old Desert Moon Hotel Private Room #9

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Old Desert Moon Hotel Private Room #9

Private room in hostel
2 guests1 bedroom1 bed1 shared bath
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 shared bath

2nd floor bedroom located in a historical boardinghouse— the Old Desert Moon Hotel— nestled under the Book Cliffs and next to the Union Pacific Rail Road, just off Thompson Springs Exit 187 on I-70.

We at the Desert Moon welcome all guests— regardless of their race, religion, national origin, ethnicity, skin color, disability, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation or age— with respect, and without judgment or bias. LGBTQ+ friendly.


Air conditioning
Free parking on premises

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed

House Rules

No pets
No smoking, parties, or events
Check-in is anytime after 4PM and check out by 12PM (noon)


17 Reviews

Shivam User Profile
November 2018
Affordable place. Great last minute booking. Not too far fro. Arches National Park. No place to eat nearby except for a 7Eleven.
Vanesa User Profile
November 2018
Don’t underestimate how remote Thompson is—this hotel is the only operating business in town, not sure for how much longer either. Nearest grocery store is not near. Also, We were the only ones staying at the hotel. Other than the eeriness( and the trains that ran at ungodly hour…
Michael User Profile
October 2018
we enjoyed our stay. theyre renovating but excited to see what they do with it
Abby User Profile
October 2018
Unique, kitschy, cute. Way more interesting than other modern hotels. Centrally located. Super layed back hosts. Clean. No fuss. Perfect place to crash while visiting the surrounding Sego/Arches/Moab. Would stay here again.
Barry And Barbara User Profile
Barry And Barbara
October 2018
Deliciously funky! A taste of living 80 years ago in a boarding house. Host Babs was energetic, welcoming, and a font of information.
Elizabeth User Profile
October 2018
My friend and I stayed here on the way to Arches NP, it is conveniently located. We got in late and left in the morning. Although we never got to meet anyone, we had a good stay!
Andrew User Profile
October 2018
Nice room, comfortable bed, good WiFi.. about 30 minutes from Arches National Park.

Hosted by John

Thompson, Utah, United StatesJoined in August 2018
John User Profile
56 Reviews
I’m a retired (disabled) construction inspector. I bought this property in southern Utah originally planning to spend time as a landscape photographer. I have connected interests with the outdoors, preferably desert and mountains. We have a small organic garden and plan on expand…
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Babs and Clay help host.

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