Is Water Canyon Utah Southern Utah’s hidden gem? Away from the overwhelming crowds of Zion National Park to the North, but with incredible views and outdoor attractions that rival the popular national park area, Water Canyon in Hildale, Utah might just be the state’s best kept secret.

Located on the border between Southern Utah and Northern Arizona, Hildale is close enough to the action to make for easy day trips. But as you enjoy the area’s beautiful hiking trails, relax in your modern, minimalist-inspired Water Canyon Resort cabin, or wander the rows of our very own winery, you’ll feel as though you’re a world away.

Ready to start planning your next visit to this special destination? Check out these 12 things you might not know about our Water Canyon Utah Resort.

1. We’re Home to a Stunning Winery

There are many things that make our property one of the best Utah vacation resorts. Our beautiful cabins, stunning location, and unique amenities are just a few. But our winery might just take the cake.

Water Canyon Winery is Southern Utah’s premier winery. This family-owned and operated winery specializes in crafting natural wines, grown right here in Water Canyon Utah. 

2. Every Cabin Features a Workspace

Whether you’re a remote worker planning a working getaway or you simply need to squeeze in a little productivity during your stay, you’re in luck. Each of the private modern cabins at Water Canyon Resort features a workspace. Pack your laptop and supplies and get to work!

3. Free High-Speed Wi-Fi is Available

Speaking of working on the go, our resort offers Fiber Optic high-speed internet for your convenience. Catch up on work or stream the latest episode of your favorite shows.

4. You Can Enjoy a Campfire in Your Outdoor Courtyard

Another unique amenity that you can take advantage of during your stay at one of the best Utah vacation resorts are the outdoor courtyards. Each of our cabins offers its own private outdoor space. Here, you’ll find some grass and beautiful landscaping great for enjoying a quiet afternoon. Chairs and a firepit offer the perfect spot to relax beneath the stars with a toasty campfire.

5. We’re Located Less Than an Hour From Zion National Park

One of the biggest reasons to plan a stay in Water Canyon Utah is the chance to get away from the hustle and bustle. Here, you can enjoy quiet hikes in Water Canyon. Relax outside your cabin as you take in the views of Canaan Mountain in the distance. Or, book a private wine tasting with friends for a peaceful afternoon together. 

But if you do want to venture into popular—and busy—Zion National Park during your stay, you’re less than an hour away by car. This makes it easy to enjoy a quick day trip or two, returning to your comfortable, tranquil cabin each evening.

6. Wine Tours and Tastings are Available

Water Canyon Winery opened in the Spring of 2022. A part of the growing Southern Utah Wine Trail, our winery and vineyard are now open for tours and tastings. Wine tastings and tours are private and available by appointment. Call to schedule your reservation ahead of your next visit!

7. You Save 20 percent on Your Stay When You Book Direct

You’ll find Water Canyon Resort on all major travel booking sites. But what guests don’t always realize is that it pays to book directly!

When you book your stay through our website, you’ll save up to 20 percent on your booking. We also offer great seasonal and special rates, including our current winter discount on all stays of 2 or more nights.

8. Our Property Offers Stunning Views of Canaan Mountain

Whether you’re taking in the views from inside your cabin or outside in your private courtyard, you’ll enjoy stunning views of Canaan Mountain in the distance from everywhere on our property.

9. We Have Pet-Friendly Cabins

Traveling with a four-legged family member? Our Southern Utah vacation rentals are pet-friendly! We offer pet-friendly cabins with the same beautiful decor and amenities, so no family members have to stay home—including the furry ones!

10. Check-Ins are Always Contactless

Contactless check-ins and check-outs make getting to your Water Canyon cabin a breeze. Each of our cabins is equipped with a keyless entry door lock. You’ll receive your unique door code ahead of your arrival and can use it to get straight into your cabin. This is a huge benefit if you’re arriving after a long day of travel.

11. Water Canyon Utah is a Hidden Destination for Adventure

Water Canyon Utah might not be as well-known as nearby Zion National Park. But it may just be Southern Utah’s best-kept secret!

The Water Canyon area offers no shortage of outdoor fun. Hike the Water Canyon Trail, book an off-road tour, go canyoneering—there’s something for everyone and every group to enjoy.

12. You Can Save Big When You Book Now

Want to save big on your next vacation in Water Canyon Utah? The secret is to book your stay today! Right now, when you book a stay at Water Canyon Resort of 2 nights or more before March 15, 2023, you’ll receive 25 percent off your entire booking!

Those huge savings are the perfect reason to experience Southern Utah during a season that few people get to see. While summer might draw the largest number of visitors, winter is an often-overlooked, but no less worthy season. Cooler temperatures and fewer crowds make it a great time to enjoy popular destinations like Zion National Park. The already beautiful landscapes of the region are even more so when covered in a dusting of snow!

If you’re ready to see for yourself what makes winter in Southern Utah so special, book your next stay at Water Canyon Resort today and take advantage of the amazing savings.