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Olympia, Washington
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Love the Plains Hotel and all of its charm and character. We stay there several times yearly. However; ownership change in past few years with apparent cost cutting seems to have lead to a declines in some of the services/amenities. For example, the breakfast used to be the highlight of our stay, but now we eat elsewhere.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Straight out of a ghost story. Beautifully furnished. Loved the atmosphere. The staff was friendly. Dinner in the hotel restaurant was good, fine selection of liquors and beer. The room was oozing history. Will be back with the family.

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Astrid A, Owner at The Historic Plains Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing heritage and character Jeff! We @ The Plains strive to keep our guest satisfaction at the forefront of our initiatives. The compliment keeps us enthused!

Falmouth, Massachusetts
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ah me I always search out the old hotels but am sometimes wishing I had stayed near the highway! Well, being in town was better for walking and we had a good choice of places to eat but the place does not show too many signs of being loved Staff was very nice and Brian was a big help as...

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Keenesburg, Colorado
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We go to the Historic Plains Hotel every year and this time the people above us were extremely loud at about 6 am,I was sure the light fixture was going to fall from the ceiling. The don't offer room service and the parking garage is 2 blocks away.

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Rio Rancho, New Mexico
Reviewed January 15, 2017 via mobile

Very nice place, friendly staff it's down town.. would definitely recommend it...check in on Friday night.. beautiful place shuttle driver was extremely nice and pleasant....the hotel had a very upscale look on the inside.. nice bar and restaurant in the lounge area.. nice layover....

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Thank Fry S
Wyoming
Reviewed January 13, 2017

Great place to stay in a historic hotel. Updated so it provides everything a newer hotel provides. Within walking distance of everything you need. Only negative is the elevator is slow, but it does work. Staff very friendly and helpful. Room was large and well furnished. Nice and quiet. This is our 4th stay and have never been disappointed.

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed January 11, 2017

I love the Historic Plains Hotel and stay there every chance I get. Unlike today's cookie cutter hotels, the Plains has a wonderful atmosphere and shows you what hotel accomdations were like before the chains ruined the experience. Large rooms and great rates.

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Cheyenne, Wyoming
Reviewed December 13, 2016

this hotel was built in 1911its very old fashion but modern at the same time.rates are reasonable (if your a truck driver tell them what dealer your truck is being serviced at it makes it cheaper for the room)I can say enough about the great staff hear they go out of the way to take care of your needs!!even a...

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Columbus
Reviewed December 12, 2016

The hotel was a little quieter than I thought; that's a good thing since I was afraid it would be too noisy to get a good night's sleep. I had to wait quite a while for the hot water to make it up to my third floor room but once I learned to wait a while, it was OK. Overall,...

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed December 7, 2016

While the Plains Hotel is not awful, it is also not the nicest place I've stayed. The staff is welcoming and helpful. The hotel is old, and the rustic decor in the lobby is great, including a Molesworth hanging from the ceiling. The rooms leave a lot to be desired. The carpet is old and dirty. The towels were threadbare....

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
As a historic hotel of America, The Historic Plains Hotel has been a cultural landmark and society favorite of Presidents, movie stars and cattle barons for more than 90 years. Right in the heart of downtown and surrounded by Cheyenne's greatest attractions, The Historic Plains Hotel celebrates the rich legacy of the American frontier through colors, texture, and the natural materials of the Wyoming plains. Guests can come and experience the spirit of the west. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Historic Plains Hotel

Address: 1600 Central Ave, Cheyenne, WY 82001-4693
Location: United States > Wyoming > Cheyenne
Price Range: $79 - $144 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Historic Plains Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 130
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Historic Plains Cheyenne
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