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Elephant Head Lodge

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1170 N Fork Hwy 1170 North Fork Hwy, Cody, WY 82414-7879 See on map
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Pets Allowed
Free Wifi
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All reviews east entrance of yellowstone nice cabin front porch pleasant stay would definitely stay here again visiting yellowstone debbie miles horses park trail bears ride adorable wilderness
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Reviewed August 20, 2018

The Elephant Head Lodge is located near the East entrance of Yellowstone, owned by a friendly lady with a strong character, assisted by a young crew. If you don't care too much for luxury and you're looking for an authentic lodge that fits into the...More

Thank ed c
Response from 07EHL, Owner at Elephant Head LodgeResponded August 21, 2018

Thank you for coming to stay at our special place. Thanks for the kind words. Hope our paths cross again some time.

Reviewed July 11, 2018

We were traveling late at night and stopping at every hotel with a vacancy sign after leaving Yellowstone. Even though we arrived within minutes of the office closing time, the hostess was very friendly and spent extra time ensuring that we were safely and comfortably...More

Thank Heather K
Response from 07EHL, Owner at Elephant Head LodgeResponded July 12, 2018

Glad you enjoyed your visit. Have to come back and see us again some time.

Reviewed June 25, 2018

We stayed with Debbie & Co. for 3 nights. Our cabin (Trapper) was clean & cozy. We had a nice front porch. There was also the outdoor seating area by the dining room. We at two dinners & one breakfast. Zac, the chef, did a...More

Thank tshook80
Response from 07EHL, Owner at Elephant Head LodgeResponded June 26, 2018

Thank you for the kind words. We are that great get away place away from the rush of Yellowstone National Park, but yet close enough to enjoy the Park. Thanks for staying with us.

Reviewed March 31, 2018

Nice cabin. Closest we found to Yellowstone entrance with out paying the high price inside the park. Quiet, friendly, good food. Would stay here again. Enjoyed our visit and we are seniors so always looking to save few dollars.

Thank Susan R
Response from 07EHL, Owner at Elephant Head LodgeResponded April 2, 2018

Thank you for the kind words. Hope to see you again, or at least refer us to others. Have a good day.

Reviewed November 24, 2017 via mobile

My husband and I stayed here 18 years ago and it was the best experience we had ever had with a "last minute" vacation stay. This time, we brought our 2 kids hoping to have a similar experience. Not so. We were disappointed to see...More

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Response from 07EHL, Owner at Elephant Head LodgeResponded April 4, 2018

Sorry you had such a terrible experience, I wish you would have come and spoken to me directly. You said you spoke to me, which I do not recall, as a small business I was probably dealing with another issue that time. Your issues would...More

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Elephant Head Lodge is a small AAA log-cabin mountain resort located just 11.7 miles East of Yellowstone National Park and 40 miles west of Cody, WY. The lodge and most of our cabins are listed on the National More Register of Historic Places. It gets its name from a rock formation overlooking it. The Lodge, Restaurant, and the "Trapper" cabin were built in 1910 by Buffalo Bill Cody's niece, Josephine Thurston, and her husband Harry W. Thurston. Harry chose the site for its dependable water for early travelers to Yellowstone - and for trappers and Indians. Our small lodge is a wonderful base for touring the Yellowstone National Park, Cody, and the Shoshone National Forest. It is a great place for horseback riding, relaxing, fishing, hiking, and viewing wildlife, as well as good homecooked meals, with homemade bread, soups, and desserts, as well as famous homemade cinnamon rolls. Cabin rates vary depending on size (house 2-8 people per cabin)& accommodations (some with kitchenettes). High season rates Memorial-Labor Day $153-356/night. Low season rates May & September until early October $137-320/night. All with bath(s) & non-smoking. Less
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Free Parking
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Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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Breakfast included
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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$137 - $356 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Elephant Head Hotel Cody
United States > Wyoming > Cody
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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$137 - $356 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Elephant Head Hotel Cody
United States > Wyoming > Cody
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Room & Suite (21)
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Mike D
August 22, 2016|
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Yes, we have coffee makers in all the cabins.
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"Cabin was hot although it was cool outside"
Jun 21, 2017
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"Stay away!"
Sep 25, 2016
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"Wonderful cabins with beautiful views."
Sep 15, 2016
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"We would highlyrecommend this getaway spot to everyone."
Sep 15, 2015
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