Cougar Ridge

Five-star accommodations near Capitol Reef.

Surrounded by the vast landscapes of Capitol Reef National Park, Cougar Ridge stands as an oasis of luxury amidst rugged beauty. Here, elegance and homeliness converge, offering an escape that resonates with both sophistication and warmth. Once a hobby farm, this retreat now welcomes guests to stay at one of Utah's most luxurious ranch resorts.

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What it's like

Cougar Ridge was created to preserve the serenity and beauty of the natural surroundings while also offering you opportunities for boundless adventure. The stunning property provides incredible accommodations that can serve as your basecamp. Whether you want to stay onsite and volunteer to work on the ranch or venture out to the nearby Capitol Reef National Park, Cougar Ridge has everything you need—and more.

Independent spirit

Your new favorite home in southern Utah.

Small touches

Each beautifully appointed villa at Cougar Ridge provides spectacular views, premium craftsmanship, and unparalleled comfort. Inside, guests are greeted with a cozy fireplace, a welcoming common area featuring a flat-screen TV, and a luxurious bathroom with quality toiletries. Outside, the incredible views can be enjoyed from a private deck, perfect for planning a day of adventure, or from one of the onsite hot tubs, ideal for winding down. With laundry services and electric vehicle chargers also available, Cougar Ridge offers the perfect accommodations for a long-term stay.

Eat and drink

While Cougar Ridge may not boast an onsite restaurant, the culinary experience it offers is anything but ordinary. Each morning begins with a complimentary breakfast, setting the stage for days filled with exciting activities. Since each villa is equipped with a kitchenette and a Traeger grill on the private deck, guests can enjoy their BBQ with Capitol Reef as a backdrop. For those who prefer dining out, local restaurants and cafes are only a few minutes away.

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Rooms & Rates

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Located in Torrey, Utah, only a 15-minute drive from Capitol Reef National Park.

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Guest Services            

  • Complimentary WiFi
  • Complimentary onsite parking
  • Electric vehicle charging stations (fees apply)
  • Guest laundry facilities (fees apply)
  • Pet-friendly accommodations available (fees apply, please contact hotel directly to book)

Eat & Drink

  • Complimentary breakfast served daily
  • Catered meals available for purchase daily

Fitness & Recreation            

  • Outdoor pool and hot tubs
  • Communal fire pits
  • Horseshoes
  • E-bike rentals (fees apply)
  • Near Capitol Reef National Park

In-room amenities

  • Bath products
  • Bathrobes
  • Hairdryer
  • Seating area
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Fireplace (select rooms only)
  • Mini fridge
  • Microwave
  • Coffee maker
  • Air conditioning
  • Private deck

Cancellation policy

Reservations must be canceled at least 72 hours prior to arrival to receive a refund of the total deposit amount, equal to the first night's room and tax.
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Meetings + Events

Hosting a meeting or event? With over 2,000 square feet of versatile space, Cougar Ridge is the perfect venue for business retreats, weddings, conferences, special occasions, and more. To learn more, click here.

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