"And take a lodging fit to entertain."
—The Taming of the Shrew

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Hotel Amenities

Hotels and Motels

Abbey Inn

(AAA, 3 Diamond) Affordable luxury. Free full hot breakfast. Forty-two-inch flat screen TVs with HD, euro-top beds, business center, close to Festival. Senior/AAA/family discounts, microwaves, fridges, indoor pool/spa, free high speed internet. Three vacation homes adjacent to the hotel (higher rate). Easy access, I-15, exit 59. 940 W. 200 North. 800-325-5411 or 435-586-9966.  www.abbeyinncedar.com



America's Best Value Inn

Best value in town! Perfect location off I-15 at exit 59, next to Denny’s. Big TVs, some flat screens with sixty channels, king beds, continental breakfast, 100 percent nonsmoking. Complimentary shuttle to and from plays. 333 N. 1100 West. 435-867-4700 or 888-326-6613. www.AmericasBestValueInn.com


Best Western Plus

Begin your Southern Utah adventure enjoying a great night’s sleep in one of our cozy rooms! Located downtown, within walking distance of Festival, multiple restaurants, and shops. Complimentary full hot breakfast, seasonal outdoor pool and spa, wi-fi, fitness center, business center. 50 W. 200 North.
www.bestwestern.com 435-586-1234.
$89 and up.



Relax in unmatched comfort and heightened luxury! In the heart of downtown, within walking distance of the Festival and a dozen restaurants. We offer a complimentary full hot breakfast, indoor pool and spas, wi-fi, fitness center, and a business center. 189 N. Main. 435-586-9900.  www.bwtowncountry.com.


Clarion Inn and Bistro

Welcome to our completely renovated hotel. Enjoy our exceptional service and the perfect atmosphere for your next getaway, special event, or business meeting. Free hot breakfast, wi-fi, and more. Join us for cocktail hour, and check out our Bistro menu. 1204 S. Main Street. 435-867-8877.


El Rey Inn and Suites

The place to stay for Festival guests. The closest location to the Festival. Just a short walk from your room. Offering great service and amenities. High-speed wi-fi Internet, pillow-top mattresses, free breakfast, outdoor pool, restaurant adjacent. 80 S. Main Street. 435-586-6518 or 800-688-6518. www.elreyinncedarcity.com 


Hampton Inn by Hilton

 Located off exit 57 behind the Chevron gas station. We offer free wi-fi and hot breakfast. Within walking distance of many restaurants and shopping. Three-minute drive to the Shakespeare festivities and a great home base for the nearby national parks. 1145 S. Bentley Blvd. 435-586-5000. www.hilton.com.
$99 and up.



Come experience our beautiful new renovations! We provide a full hot breakfast buffet to start your adventure off right. Indoor pool and spa and fitness center. Inquire about pet rooms. Conveniently located off I-15 only minutes away from the Festival. 1555 S. Old Hwy 91. www.hiexpress.com/cedarcity. 435-865-7799. 
$89 and up. 



New! Luxury spacious rooms with pillow-top beds. Each room has a forty-inch high-definition TV with HD Direct programming, fridges, and microwaves. Complimentary full, hot breakfast, indoor heated pool and Jacuzzi, state-of-the-art fitness center, free high-speed wireless Internet, close to many restaurants. 1377 South Main Street. 435-865-0005. www.laquintacedarcity.com.
$89 and up.




Come enjoy some quality time! Recently remodeled! Spacious king and two-queen rooms, cable with thirty-two-inch plasma TVs, wi-fi, hot breakfast, guest laundry. Free shuttle to and from plays. Just off I-15, exit 59. Next to restaurants/shopping. 250 N. 1100 West. 800-627-0374 or 435-586-2082. www.QualityInnCedarCity.com. 


Ramada Hotel and Suites

Conveniently located near exit 59 of I-15, the Ramada Hotel & Suites offers spacious, clean, and comfortable rooms. Enjoy our deluxe hot breakfast buffet, outdoor heated swimming pool and BBQ area. Banquet and meeting spaces also available. Pet Friendly too! 1575 West 200 North, 435-586-8888. www.ramadacedarcity.com



An all-suite hotel infused with stylish spaces and inspired design, all at an affordable price. Located off I-15 exit 57, close to SUU, Utah Shakespeare Festival, Brian Head, and six national parks, including Zion National Park and Bryce Canyon. 1477 S. Old Hwy 91. 435-586-1685. www.marriott.com.
$139 and up.



Within walking distance to the Festival! Renovated in 2016. Enjoy our outdoor pool and spa, free breakfast, flat screen cable TV, microwave and fridge, new pillow-top mattresses, and free wi-fi. Ask about our balcony rooms. Located downtown, close to dining and shopping. 18 S. Main Street. 435-586-2433 or 877-688-8884. www.stratfordcedarcity.com 


Bed and Breakfasts



Treat yourself to luxurious accommodations. One block to Festival. Designer rooms, private bathroom, jetted tub, kitchen, refrigerator, triple sheets, nightly turn-down service, A/C, wi-fi, cable, DVD. Lavish breakfast with smoothies served at various times. Afternoon home-baked pastries/beverages. Award-winning flower gardens. Covered parking. 140 S. 100 West.
888-586-2601 or 435-586-2600. www.amidsummersInn.com




It’s all about you! Experience extraordinary surroundings, amenities, and relaxing gardens just one block from the Festival. Complimentary beverages and cake available 24/7. King beds, gourmet breakfast (served early if needed for seminars), AC, TV/DVD, cable, wi-fi, private baths. 133 S. 100 West. 435-865-1266. www.TheAnniversaryHouse.com


BNB Swiss

Make Cedar City’s most unique lodging your home for the night! New, charming cabins with private bath. King or two queen bed options. RV hookups. Gourmet Swiss breakfast featuring homemade breads, pastries, Swiss muesli, cheeses, eggs, and more! Near airport and shopping. 436 South Cross Hollow Road. 435-559-3018. www.bnbswiss.com.
$150 and up.


Vacation Rentals


backstage suites

Experience private, one-bedroom suites only one-half block from the Festival.  Enjoy king-sized beds, full kitchens, comfortable living areas, washer/dryer, landscaped gardens, along with extra amenities and luxuries to enhance your stay. Ten percent discount on seven-day stays. A/C, cable TV, wi-fi. 435-592-4334. backstage-suites.com. info@backstage-suites.com.



Our eighteenth year of providing the finest vacation homes for the ultimate Shakespearean experience! Nana’s Guest House, Annie’s Cottage, and the White House are beautifully decorated and furnished with linens and kitchenware.  For those desiring the best in privacy, proximity, and comfort. 435-586-3579. www.DuncanSuites.com.


Henley Manor

New Owners! Each unit is based on a different Shakespearean play, with all the amenities of the twenty-first century. From the endless hot water to wireless Internet, nothing is amiss at the Manor! A/C, gas fireplace, Dish Network, fully-stocked kitchen, washer/dryer. 435-592-0204 or on the web at cedarcityvacationrentals.com.


Historical Higbee House

Just three blocks from the Festival is Cedar City’s lasting treasure. Built in 1906, this Victorian beauty’s architecture will captivate you while its modern amenities will keep you oh, so comfy! A/C, gas fireplace, fully-stocked kitchen, BBQ, large deck, fully-landscaped backyard. 435-592-0204 or on the web at cedarcityvacationrentals.com.



Brick House Cafe

A star on the Southern Utah food stage, winning many awards for flavors, service, and innovation. Voted Iron County’s Best Lunch, Talk of the Town Five Star Service, Trip Advisor Award of Excellence, and Best of State Informal Diner. 86 South Main Street. 435-586-5344. www.facebook.com/littlebrickhouse

Centro Pizzeria

80 West Center Street. 435-867-8123. www.facebook.com/CentroPizzeria

Milt's Stage House

Full dinners, steaks, seafood, prime rib, salad bar, appetizers, lounge, and beautiful scenery. State liquor licensee. Open seven days a week from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. Reservations recommended. Five miles up Cedar Canyon on U-14. 435-586-9344. www.MiltsStageStop.com


Park PLace Eatery

25 West Center Street. 435-359-2868. www.fb.me/parkplaceeatery.

Rusty's Ranch House

Full dinners, steaks, seafood, barbecued ribs, pasta. State liquor licensee. Open Monday to Saturday from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. Reservations recommended. Two miles up Cedar Canyon on U-14. 435-586-3839. www.RustysRanchHouse.com

Top photo: a scene from Treasure Island, 2017.