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The Temple View Lodge

The Temple View Lodge is located in Manti, Utah, half a block away from the Manti Temple—hence the name the Temple View Lodge. There are twelve guests accommodations on the property able to house both smaller and larger groups of guests. On the motel's property, patrons can utilize any of the provided features, including a playground, a grill and firepit area, a picnic area, a basketball court, a volleyball court, and a disc golf course. The owners strive to create a space for both families, hunters, and other people to enjoy. There is an abundance of ATV and hiking trails nearby, as well as easy access to the mountains and various hunting grounds. The property is open year-round and has a no smoking policy.


The Temple View Lodge is a relatively small motel located in Manti, Utah. It serves a wide variety of visitors throughout the year. The motel has a total of twelve guest accommodations on its property that are available for patrons. For bigger groups or families that need larger accommodations, adjoining rooms can connect to create one larger unit. The twelve rooms have either one or two queen-sized beds in addition to a full-sized bathroom, a refrigerator, and a microwave. Other amenities include cable TV, wireless internet, an iron and ironing board, and blow dryers. The Temple View Lodge provides a light breakfast each morning for its guests to enjoy should they choose to. This meal includes muffins and juice.

A unique feature each room at the Temple View Lodge offers guests is a view of the surrounding mountains and the nearby Manti Utah Temple of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. These views are where the lodge derives its name. Parking at the Temple View Lodge is another benefit of the property. There is plenty of parking available for trailers, ATVs, and other vehicles. Guests can spend time outside while staying at the property, utilizing the various amenities provided. Primary among these is a family playground and picnic area that is open to guests' use. Additionally, visitors can use the picnic tables and the fire/dutch oven pit. Other features on the property that can entertain guests include a basketball court, a volleyball court, a disc golf course, and a swing set.

Though the Temple View Lodge is open year-round, the fall season draws a crowd because of the hunting season. During the summer months, families often come for family reunions. Other guests come for outdoor recreation, such as trail riding. Manti is well known for outdoor activities such as hiking, ATVing, and hunting, as well as the Manti Temple. One reason man guest stay at the motel is that it is centrally located to all of these.

Visitors can find a variety of restaurants and other places to eat in Manti. The owner suggests Main Street Pizza Manti, Miller's Drive-Thru, and Fred's Sports Grill. Main Street Pizza serves specialty pizzas, wings, calzones, stix, and salads. Miller's Drive-Thru is a quick stop, serving burgers, chicken fingers, shakes, and donuts. Fred's Sports Grill offers burgers, fries, onion rings, and shakes.

A few attractions that guests can visit in the area include the Pioneer Heritage Gardens, Palisade State Park, and the Manti Temple. The Pioneer Heritage Gardens has gardens, a pond, and an amphitheater. Many visitors come here to learn more about Manti's history. At Palisade State Park, people can find various water activities and a golf course. The Manti Temple is the fifth temple built by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.


The Temple View Lodge aims to provide a clean and friendly atmosphere for its guests. The property is unique because of its location. It is in a quiet spot while still being near the main street and other attractions. The staff does their best to form relationships with their guests, and because of this, many visitors are return guests. Guests who stay at the motel typically leave positive reviews. One guest left a review saying, "The staff was friendly and helpful at our check-in. The room was clean, uncluttered, and quiet. I liked the location, away from the main street, immediately south of the temple in a quiet, mostly residential area."

Another review left by a guest said, "location convenient, picturesque. We found the staff helpful for the questions we had. It is a small town, a local hotel. There is a playground area across the parking lot if you travel with younger kids." One guest commented on the price of the motel, saying, "The grounds are immaculate, and the surrounding are quiet and scenic. We slept well and felt as though we were charged fairly. Very fast wifi, and each room has a fridge and microwave."

Manti is a small town known for fishing, hunting, snowmobiling, ATVing, golfing, hiking, mountain biking, and rock climbing. Manti is also known for the history of the Mormon Pioneers. The Manti Temple is part of that history and was built in 1888 by the Mormon Pioneers. The Historic Cove Fort is a place where visitors can learn about this history.


Michele Palmer is the current owner of the Temple View Lodge and has been since 2014. The motel itself has been around since the 70s and has passed through several owners before she bought it. It is now a family-owned business and, as such, strives to help families feel welcome and satisfied during their stay.

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260 East 400 North
Manti, Utah
United States


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