10 Themed Hotels In Salt Lake City - Updated 2024

Philip
Philip 
Contributing Writer
Updated
| 4 min read

Are you looking to take in the wonders of America’s west but looking for something a little different in your holiday accommodation? Then these unique hotels will be right up your street. Whether it’s a hotel boasting five-star opulence or one which features individually-themed rooms that will transport you to such exotic locales as ancient Egypt or the old Wild West; there’s the perfect hotel waiting for you out in Salt Lake City. These are some of the highly-rated options available. And, of course, once you leave your room, such natural wonders as the Great Salt Lake and local ski resorts are not far away. Read on to find out more about the top themed hotels in Salt Lake City!

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on July 07, 2024.

1. Salt Lake Plaza Hotel at Temple Square (from USD 137)

Located just a heartbeat away from many of Salt Lake City’s iconic buildings, Salt Lake Plaza Hotel at Temple Square guarantees convenience for its guests as the historic Mormon Temple Square, Family History Library, and the Salt Palace Convention Center are just right outside.

The air-conditioned rooms include a refrigerator, a microwave, a coffee maker, a safety deposit box, ironing facilities, and a hairdryer. There is a tour desk, room service, and cash machine available. There is a gym and business center as well for the guests’ convenience and leisure.

Stayed at this property?

Salt Lake Plaza Hotel SureStay Collection by Best Western

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible

Address: 122 West South Temple
336 meters (0.3 ft) from Temple Square

Parking Meeting/banquet facilities 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Fitness centre Non-smoking rooms Business centre Laundry Dry cleaning

2. The Peery Salt Lake City Downtown, Tapestry Collection by Hilton (from USD 338)

Built in 1910, The Peery Salt Lake City Downtown, Tapestry Collection by Hilton showcases early Prairie and Classical Revival architecture alongside antique furnishings that add a historical charm to the hotel. This vintage aesthetic is further shown in the hotel lobby, which has a fireplace, a comfortable seating area, and a chandelier. Its rooms are furnished with a cable TV and large bathrooms with deluxe amenities. A 24-hour fitness center is also available.

Conveniently, this hotel is less than a kilometer (0.6 miles) away from Salt Lake City Hall, Vivint Smart Home Arena, Temple Square, and Family History Library.

Stayed at this property?

The Peery Salt Lake City Downtown, Tapestry Collection by Hilton

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible

Address: 110 West Broadway
908 meters (0.6 ft) from Temple Square

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Fitness centre Golf course (within 3 km)

3. Four Points Marriott Salt Lake City Airport (from USD 260)

From the name itself, Four Points Marriott Salt Lake City Airport focuses its efforts on making it convenient for travelers coming from Salt Lake City Airport to find a staging ground for their vacation. It has a free airport shuttle service to take guests to and from the airport.

The hotel offers a variety of room types with some of them having a balcony. The hotel restaurant, Glowbal Bites Restaurant & Bar, offers breakfast and dinner. Finally, this hotel is only 10 km (6.2 mi) away from The Gateway, 10.2 km (6.3 mi) away from Vivint Smart Home Arena, 10.8 km (6.7 mi) away from Family History Library, and 12.7 km (7.8 mi) away from Trolley Square.

Stayed at this property?

Four Points Marriott Salt Lake City Airport

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible Visual Aid: Braille

Address: 200 North Admiral Byrd
11.04 km (6.9 mi) from Temple Square

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Sauna Fitness centre

4. Crystal Inn Hotel & Suites – Salt Lake City (from USD 134)

Crystal Inn Hotel & Suites – Salt Lake City offers modern hotel rooms that come with contemporary furniture, a flat-screen TV, and an en suite bathroom. This hotel has a focus on romance and is a great place for couples to stay as it offers romantic packages for two. Some of these packages are the romantic evening for two and the wine and dine package on Valentine’s Day. Connected to this, the hotel has an indoor swimming pool, sauna, and hot tub for guests to enjoy. There is also a full breakfast served every morning in the dining area.

Conveniently, the hotel is less than 1.5 km (0.9 mi) from Salt Lake City Hall, The City Library, Vivint Smart Home Arena, and the Museum of Church History and Art.

Stayed at this property?

Crystal Inn Hotel & Suites - Salt Lake City

Wheelchair accessible Visual Aid: Braille Visual Aid: Tactile

Address: 230 West 500 South
1.44 km (0.9 mi) from Temple Square

Parking Pets allowed Meeting/banquet facilities 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Tennis court Sauna Fitness centre Golf course (within 3 km)

5. Hotel Monaco Salt Lake City, a Kimpton Hotel (from USD 99)

Enjoying a glowing reputation from hundreds of previous guests, this four-star hotel is a great option for solo travellers or couples looking to experience the bustle of the city and the natural wonders of the Salt Lake itself. Rated “excellent”, previous guests were fulsome in their praise for the “wonderful” staff and the “great” location. It is also handily placed for the likes of Temple Square, just 10 minutes away on foot, and comes with its own on-site restaurant - should you prefer dining in - and also a range of spa services. Amenities also include on-site parking (for a fee), Wi-Fi internet, AC and a 24-hour front desk - so you’ll always have someone on hand for helpful tips and advice at any time of the day. Previous guests were full of praise for the “very comfortable” beds, the “loaner bicycles” for exploring the city, and the location within half a mile of a number of popular city centre landmarks.

Stayed at this property?

Kimpton Hotel Monaco Salt Lake City, an IHG Hotel This is a Proud Certified property where you can be extra sure of a welcoming stay.

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible

Address: 15 West 200 South
647 meters (0.5 ft) from Temple Square

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Fitness centre

6. The Grand America Hotel (from USD 398)

If it’s grandeur you’re after then the “Grand” in this hotel is certainly a clue as to the fantastic vacation accommodation you’ll experience if you book a room in this five-star option. Boasting a “wonderful” rating from hundreds of former guests, previous visitors were so impressed they simply flagged up “Everything!!!” when looking for superlatives to describe how much they’d enjoyed themselves. Featuring opulent hotel rooms - catering for solo travellers through to groups of four - this hotel comes equipped with all manner of modern conveniences to make your stay special - from the room balconies to the full-service spa and indoor and outdoor pools. There are also two indoor restaurants, one of which serves meals throughout the day. And the property is well placed for local sights, with everything from Salt Lake City Hall to the Museum of Church History and Art located within a mile (1.5 kilometres) of the lobby.

Stayed at this property?

Grand America Hotel

Wifi Available

Address: 555 South Main Street
1.49 km (1.0 mi) from Temple Square

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Sauna Fitness centre

7. Little America Hotel Salt Lake City (from USD 172)

Another property with thousands of satisfied previous guests, this four-star hotel boasts an “excellent” rating and comes equipped with all manner of amenities to make your stay feel special. Indeed, one previous visitor said, “everything about this hotel was exceptional”. Rooms can sleep everyone from solo travellers to groups of four and it is well placed in the heart of Salt Lake City for the city hall, library and Temple Square - all of which are less than one mile from the door. It also comes with two on-site eateries - a bar and grill, and a coffee shop - both of which serve morning, noon and night. And the rooms themselves come with free Wi-Fi and TV. The wider hotel boasts indoor and outdoor pools, a sauna, a hot tub, and fitness centre - so you’ll feel pampered during your stay. There are also plenty of on-site shops selling boutique wares.

Stayed at this property?

Little America Hotel Salt Lake City

Wifi Available

Address: 500 South Main Street
1.39 km (0.9 mi) from Temple Square

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Fitness centre Garden

8. Anniversary Inn - South Temple (from USD 199)

Built between the historic South Temple and 7th East Avenues, Anniversary Inn - South Temple offers a plethora of themed hotel rooms that guests can choose from. Each of these themed rooms has its own set of decorations and furniture. Some of the themes are mountain hideaway, Phantom of the Opera, 007, jungle safari, sultan’s palace, and enchanted forest.

As for nearby attractions, this hotel is only a 3-minute walk from the Utah Governor’s Mansion, an 11-minute walk from Cathedral of the Madeleine, and a 3-minute drive from the Salt Lake Public Library Main Building.

Stayed at this property?

Anniversary Inn - South Temple

Wheelchair accessible Visual Aid: Braille

Address: 678 E. South Temple
1.69 km (1.1 mi) from Temple Square

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
breakfasts were amazing good coffee friendly staff
Host:
the staff was amazing and helpful
also the staff is wonderful and very accommodating
everything was great service was excellent very friendly and considerate staff close too many great resteraunts
Location:
luckily the 2 places were very close to each other
Read more reviews

9. The Anniversary Inn - Fifth South (from USD 226)

A four-star hotel with a good reputation among past guests, this adults-only accommodation option features a mix of queen-size and deluxe queen-size double bedrooms - which is sure to appeal to couples on a romantic break. What’s more, the individually-themed bedrooms offer up all manner of magical destinations that will transport you on a metaphorical trip to exotic climes. Themes range from an African safari to Egyptian wonders and from the Wild West to one focussing on the magic of the coast - with ‘lighthouse’ thrown in. The hotel itself also comes with a host of mod-cons - including free Wi-Fi and a hot tub to room service and a 24-hour front desk. Former guests were full of praise for the many unique bedrooms, the “great breakfasts” and the “fun” to be had in looking at some of the many themes available in the hotel. Those looking to head out and explore the wider area will also find the Gilgal Sculpture Garden, Trolley Square, Utah Museum of Natural History and Rice-Eccles Stadium within a mile (around 1.5 kilometres) of the front desk - so you won’t need to travel far to take in some of the sights.

Stayed at this property?

The Anniversary Inn - Fifth South

Wifi Available

Address: 460 South 1000 East
2.7 km (1.7 mi) from Temple Square

Parking Room service 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Non-smoking rooms Breakfast in the room Free parking Internet services Heating

10. The Anniversary Inn - South Temple (from USD 149)

Victorian charm awaits guests who opt for this four-star holiday experience, which boasts an excellent rating from previous visitors. Located within a late 19th-century building which is of great enough importance to be listed on the National Historic Registry, this property features no fewer than 13 luxury suites. What’s more, they each revolve around their own special theme - ranging from the mysteries of ancient Egypt to rooms which are all about romantic occasions. Guests also enjoy access to all manner of mod-cons, including Wi-Fi access, breakfast within the rooms and AC. Those looking to explore the wider area during their stay will also be well-placed for local attractions - with the likes of the Gilgal Sculpture Garden and Trolley Square within less than a mile. Further afield the Great Salt Lake itself is just over 20 miles (32 kilometres) away, while those looking to fly in and out of the area will find the airport only six miles (10 kilometres) away.

Stayed at this property?

Magic and memories await

Whether you’re looking for a touch of luxury or wish to find a truly memorable room that will generate memories to treasure for many years to come, there are some fantastic accommodation options available in Salt Lake City.

Any must-sees we missed? Tell us about them in the comments section or write a post here to help out fellow travelers!
Disclosure: Trip101 selects the listings in our articles independently. Some of the listings in this article contain affiliate links.

History


Get Trip101 in your inbox

Unsubscribe in one click. See our Privacy Policy for more information on how we use your data

Philip, a writer and photographer situated in the heart of the picturesque Scottish Highlands, is a seasoned professional journalist with a rich portfolio of contributions to various newspapers,...Read more

 Want to contribute as a Local Expert?
Explore Salt Lake City
Looking for accommodation?
x
Good things are meant to be shared!
Back to top
Visited any of these places? Click this button to activate our "Add a Tip" feature to share your experience.