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The Historic Occidental Hotel & Saloon and The Virginian Restaurant

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

About 10 of us visited Buffalo before Sturgis. Very neat old rustic building and decor....very cool. We had drinks and one morning had breakfast. Good Bloody Mary's. Breakfast ranged from biscuits and gravy, breakfast burrito, quiche etc. Food was average. I'd suggest this place for a group to have fun in a neat atmosphere in a nostalgic building.

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The entrance lobby area is spacious and full of old artefacts and taxidermy. Our room was relatively big; it had a separate living room, bathroom and bedroom. This is an old property, so beware creaky floor boards and the like. We loved staying here. It was very cosy and homely. The staff on reception were pleasant. We were met on... More 

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Fort Worth, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Buffalo and the surrounding area is beautiful! I can't wait to return. The Occidental is the only place to stay!The rooms were lovely and clean. The staff was helpful and very friendly. The bar was a blast with great local music. The restaurant had great service but I've had better food. I would still return and stay again.

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Thank CowgirlsloveTX
Florence, CO
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

What a great place! It's full of historic furnishings, artifacts, and pictures. The floors creak and the stairs thump. Laughter and good times ring out from the bar. Lots of nostalgia with working plumbing and good Internet service. Very friendly staff. Centrally located in downtown Buffalo. Easy walk to restaurants, stores, etc. We enjoyed hanging out in the well stocked... More 

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Thank BackRoadBruce
Adelaide, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is amazing! Loved it ! It's like stepping back in time. We stayed in the Clear Creek Suite. Spacious and comfy furnished with antiques, claw foot bath, four poster bed. This is a museum that's lived in! An amazing experience. The only place to stay in Buffalo.

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Thank Sue K
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent one night here on our way to Yellowstone WY from Badlands SD. Both the hotel and saloon were marvellously preserved and it was like stepping back in time. The hotel retains a wonderful, if slightly faded, grandeur and you can easily picture the shenanigans that must have gone on there 130 odd years ago. Check in was friendly... More 

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Cedarburg, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel is a fascinating stop at anytime but also highly recommended are the Busy Bee, which is the attached place for breakfast, and also The Virginian, which is the dining room. The food was very very good. Our table ordered the Cowboy ribeye (excellent!) the elk tenderloin (also excellent) and the buffalo ravioli (exellent). We also had salads and... More 

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Thank Sue W
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed a delicious meal sitting at the saloon bar. On Thursdays, starting around six, local music groups play original "cowboy" songs. I enjoyed a Walt Longmire Ranier beer. Great evening! Get there early as the saloon fills up fast.

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Thank Linda J
New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When you drive through the Midwest, you see a lot of kitschy faux "western" stores. There are DQs and Taco Bells horribly pasted on the side of beautiful old sandstone buildings. Thank God for The Occidental Hotel. Every detail is lovingly preserved, yet it has all the modern amenities (wifi, ac...free laundry) and is incredibly affordable. The town of Buffalo,... More 

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Thank Andie S
Kansas City, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Love this Hotel and Saloon. Had a very nice dinner at the Virginian Restaurant in the Vault Room, served by the super fun waiter Daniel. The Thursday night county jam is a priceless treasure, now entering it's tenth amazing year. Great atmosphere and fantastic staff make this a truly special place.

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Business Center with Internet Access
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
1880 Historical Hotel, Saloon, Cafe and Western Dining Restaurant Living museum, outdoor green area along Clear Creek ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Historic Occidental Hotel & Saloon and The Virginian Restaurant

Address: 10 N Main St, Buffalo, WY 82834-1815
Location: United States > Wyoming > Buffalo
Price Range: $75 - $164 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 19
Also Known As:
The Historic Occidental Hotel And Saloon And The Virginian Restaurant
Hotel Style:
#3 Romantic Hotel in Buffalo
#7 Family Hotel in Buffalo
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