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10 N Main St, Buffalo, WY 82834
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The Historic Occidental Hotel & Saloon and The Virginian Restaurant
Ranked #3 of 17 Hotels in Buffalo
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We booked a room here to celebrate a birthday and had a wonderful time overall. The hotel is old, no doubt, and with that comes some allowances for quirky bathrooms, creaky floors, and few amenities that travelers may be used to in more modern places. If you are looking for something interesting, fun, and full of history, this is the... More

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Springfield, IL
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84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is truly an old west hotel, you know that as soon as you step into the lobby. Since that's the experience we were looking for that was fine. Be forewarned there are dead animals everywhere. Parking can be a bit of a problem since it's on the street in downtown Buffalo. Once you're checked in they give you a... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

Exactly the kind of place that you hope you will find when you travel. Unique. Clean. Great attention to detail. Restaurant and Breakfast Diner both superb. Historic hotel with great charm. Worth driving out of your way for. All thumbs up! Thank you for a great stay!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

Had a fabulous stay in the Cloud Peak Suite, loved all the antiques and historical ambience . Ample access to tea / coffee and biscuits . Receptions staff very helpful, I had a cold and lady on reception gave me vitamin c and extra tissues ! Beds extremely comfortable and huge! Warm, well appointed and a fascinating historical hotel to... More

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Cascade, Colorado
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

We were disappointed with this hotel. It is very old and quaint. We stayed in the Herbert Hoover suite. I don't think anything has changed in that room since Herbert was there. The suite was laid out quite oddly. A bathroom without a sink is inbetween the sitting area (where the broken coffee pot was located) and the bedroom (where... More

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Preston, MD
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

We passed through Buffalo en route to Little Bighorn Battlefield and stopped there specifically to spend a night at the Occidental. Our suite, the Cottonwood, was very clean and comfortable. One touch of authenticity was the WiFi which worked as well in 2014 as it did 100 years ago. Had an enjoyable, tasty, dinner at the restaurant. Prices are reasonable... More

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Rapid City, South Dakota, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

We stayed here on 19 September. When you stay here you feel like you are in the old west. The decor in the hotel is almost like a museum. The rooms were filled with antiques and are a bit quirky but it really makes the experience. Most importantly they were very clean. Dinner at the Virginian was good. If you... More

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Sydney, Australia
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34 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

Many animals contributed to the decor in this hotel, particularly in the saloon. Mainly their stuffed heads. The room was roomy and well equipped. Gave up trying to figure out how to watch the TV. An interesting stop for a reasonable price. Unfortunately the restaurant wasn't open when we stayed, but the food in the saloon was OK and the... More

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Ponca, Arkansas
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55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

The Occidental came recommended to us by a friend who had lived in the Buffalo / Sheridan area for several years. She was dead right---outlaw history literally haunts the halls of this "living" American treasure. Before touring the hotel, we enjoyed a late-afternoon lunch in the saloon, which is equally filled with history. The food was good and the barkeep... More

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Covington, Virginia
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

Wife and I spent the night at The Occidental and loved it. I'm a western history fan, and stepping into The Occidental made me actually "feel" the history around me. Stayed in the President Hoover suite and would recommend it to everyone. Ate dinner in The Virginian, it also was great. To us, the best part of the stay was... More

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Address: 10 N Main St, Buffalo, WY 82834
Location: United States > Wyoming > Buffalo
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 7
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The Historic Occidental Hotel And Saloon And The Virginian Restaurant

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