Valle, AZ is a bit farther from the Grand Canyon but it does have a few hotels that are comfortable and affordable. If you are interested in aviation and historical aircraft, this is a wonderful museum to visit.
Williams, AZ is a charming town surrounded by ponderosa pine forest and pristine clear lakes. Golfing, fishing, ATV riding and hiking are a few of the available outdoor activities and the town has plenty of shopping and dining options. Williams is also home to the Grand Canyon Railway, a great way to visit the Grand Canyon while bypassing all the traffic!
Flagstaff is one of the largest cities in Northern Arizona with a huge bounty of things to do and see. Flagstaff is a delightful mix of old west history, Native American culture, outdoor activities, Route 66 nostalgia and college town. There are over 60 hotels from which to choose.