Why Stay at Cave Lakes?
Nestled amidst multiple national parks, Cave Lakes, a private canyon resort, is the ultimate destination for staying in canvas cabins near Zion National Park. Cave Lakes combines the charm of glamping with the promise of relaxation and the opportunity for thrilling outdoor activities.
Idyllic and secluded, Cave Lakes Canyon Ranch is a serene escape. It provides the ideal balance between disconnection and accessibility when serving as your home base for visiting southern Utah’s national parks. The private canyon is home to three natural lakes, several hidden cave lakes, lush meadows, and stunning rock formations.
As one of the few private canyon resorts near Zion, Cave Lakes Canyon stretches 2.5 miles, winding through the national parks and offering up endless moments of tranquility and natural beauty.
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In search of the finest cabins near Zion National Park? Look no further – you've found them.
Our one-of-a-kind canvas cabins have waterfront views under a blanket of stars like you’ve never seen before. The cabins are thoughtfully equipped with one king bed, four twin bunks, a stocked bathroom, a coffee station, and a historic story to tell.
You can relax in the comfortable air conditioning or heating, sit on your private patio to enjoy the lake views, and cozy up by the fire pit to gaze at the stars.
Cave Lakes’ canvas cabins have been featured in Forbes magazine, Up and Away magazine, Pasadena Magazine, and We’re in the Rockies.
Sleeps 2 or 6 Guests | 1 Bath
Cave Lakes stands as one of Southern Utah's most coveted resorts, proudly holding its place among Utah's top-tier glamping resort hotels, catering to couples and families in pursuit of an unforgettable escape.
Our accolades include features in renowned publications such as Forbes Magazine, Up and Away Magazine, Pasadena Magazine, and We're in the Rockies.
Resort Amenities & Activities
Near National Parks
AC & Heating
Via Ferrata at Cave Lakes offers an exhilarating and unique outdoor adventure for thrill-seekers and nature enthusiasts. This Italian term, meaning "iron way," involves a protected climbing route with fixed cables, ladders, and bridges.
Our crown jewel is the private, exclusive canyon. With the remote canyon at your disposal, you’ll relish the wilderness, unspoiled and yours to explore.
Set out on an adventure that harkens back to the Wild West as you traverse the terrain on horseback.
For daring explorers, our sheer rock faces offer the perfect spot for rappelling, an adrenaline-pumping activity that rewards you with breathtaking views.
Explore endless hiking trails winding through the heart of the canyon, where every turn unveils new vistas and natural wonders.
Ready to venture into the heart of the canyon?Navigate its unique features to uncover the secrets of our geographical masterpiece.
Plunge yourself into a cave lake for a reinvigorating experience like no other.
110 natural springs can be found throughout the private landscape, offering refreshment and a connection to the life-giving essence of the canyon.
Retreat to the Cave Commons area, a communal space where you can gather with fellow adventurers, share stories, and unwind beneath the starry desert sky.
Canvas Cabin Amenities
Cave Lakes Canyon Ranch’s canvas cabins have everything you need for a comfortable, relaxing stay:
Scenic views of the desert, lakes, and mountains
One king bed
4 twin bunks
Quality bed linens
Air Conditioning and heating
Indoor pellet stove/fireplace
Keurig coffee maker
Canvas Cabin Reviews
Need some more convincing? Plenty of reviews from past visitors prove why Cave Lakes is the best place to stay in cabins near Zion National Park.
My wife and I absolutely loved our stay here! We have both been fortunate to visit many places in the world and I can tell you this place will go down in my memories as one of the best places to stay. Our host was great and easy to get in touch with. The Canyon is breathtaking with amazing caves and beautiful ponds and the location is perfect for visiting the national parks in southern Utah and Arizona.
Cave Lakes is absolutely beautiful! The grounds were clean and well kept and our stay the the cabin tent was amazing! The design details were so tasteful and the room was VERY clean which is a big deal to me. The staff was friendly and informative. We did a horseback ride and it was so peaceful and beautiful riding up through the canyon
One of the most unique aspects of our stay was the glamping experience with bunk beds. It was such a fun twist on traditional camping, providing a cozy and comfortable setting for our family. The canvas cabins were beautifully adorned, and stepping out to the stunning big pond each morning was a real treat. The view was simply breathtaking and added an extra touch of serenity to our stay.
Cave Lakes Canyon Ranch features a 150-acre canyon floor surrounded by 200-foot red sandstone walls and encompassing 110 natural springs. Our private canyon is located six miles north of Kanab in Southern Utah and centrally situated near these national parks and monuments:
Coral Pink Sand Dunes (12 miles)
Pipe Spring National Monument (14 miles)
Grand Staircase Escalante National Monument (15 miles)
Cedar Break National Monument (40 miles)
Zion National Park (44 miles)
Lake Powell (75 miles)
Bryce Canyon National Park (77 miles)
Grand Canyon North Rim (82 miles)
Our partner company, Roam Outdoor Adventure Co. has an array of curated experiences that will elevate your adventures at Cave Lakes. Watersports, fly fishing, canyoneering, UTV rides, and even an incredible Via Ferrata experience–you won’t find time for boredom here.
Choosing one of Cave Lakes cabins near Zion National Park grants you access to some of the most exclusive adventures in southern Utah, including exploring our private 1,370-acre canyon with hiking trails, secluded lakes, and a remarkable 110 natural springs, all with iconic red rocks as your backdrop.