27948 North Shooting Star Lane
Flagstaff, AZ 86001
Outside the city
NileGuide Expert tip:
Amateur astronomers will find much to love here, including Owner Tom Taylor's impressive telescope collection, with some equipment available for rental during your stay.
Large, rustic wooden lodge offers three spacious guest rooms for travelers seeking a peaceful Northern Arizona retreat. The Shooting Star Inn attracts photographers, nature-lovers, and star-gazers from around the world, and it's not hard to see why: the large front window offers awesome views of Humphrey's Peak and the Arizona Snowbowl
, and your room rate includes a basic astronomical viewing session using the inn's giant binoculars and telescopes. Rooms have en suite baths and private outside entrances, free high speed Internet, and a full breakfast is served in the morning. Dinner can also be ordered for an additional rate. The Inn is located 21 miles north of Flagstaff
and 51 miles from the Grand Canyon
, just past milepost 236 on Highway 180.
Photo courtesy of A Shooting Star Inn