Old Faithful Inn

Yellowstone National Park

Yellowstone, Wyoming

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  • Looking at the rear entrance of the inn.- Old Faithful Inn
  • The Old Faithful Inn.- Old Faithful Inn
  • A look back at Old Faithful Inn from Old Faithful.- Old Faithful Inn
  • A thunderstorm closing down on the inn.- Old Faithful Inn
  • The front of the inn.- Old Faithful Inn
  • The veiwing deck on the second story of the inn.- Old Faithful Inn
  • Guests watching Old Faithful from the viewing deck.- Old Faithful Inn
  • The lobby has a unique log and limb structure.- Old Faithful Inn
  • The massive 85-foot-tall rhyolite stone fireplace is the centerpiece of the lobby.- Old Faithful Inn
  • The dinning room.- Old Faithful Inn
  • The lounge.- Old Faithful Inn
  • The interior of the inn has a very cozy feel.- Old Faithful Inn
  • A room with a shared bath in the hallway.- Old Faithful Inn
  • The rooms are simple and comfortable.- Old Faithful Inn
  • Some rooms have a view of the Old Faithful Geyser.- Old Faithful Inn
  • Many rooms use shared baths.- Old Faithful Inn
  • The lobby often hosts local artists.- Old Faithful Inn
Overview + Weather
Pros: 
Historical site. Cozy rooms. Great veiws. Unique architecture.
Cons: 
Reservations fill fast. Busy with tourist groups.
Region:
Yellowstone, WY
Pets allowed: 
No
Year round: 
No
Open from: 
May 05 to October 08
Parking Pass: 
National Park Pass
Price per night: 
$161+/night
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Details

Pet Friendly (allowed inside): 
No
ADA/Wheelchair Accessible: 
Yes
Continental Breakfast: 
No
Air Conditioning: 
No
Cable/TV: 
No
Internet/Wi-fi: 
Yes
Hot Tub: 
No
Swimming Pool: 
No
Historical: 
Yes
Linens provided: 
Yes

Reservation Information

Managed by: 
Xanterra
Reservation phone number: 
307-344-7311
Reservation email: 
Address: 
1 Grand Loop Rd
Yellowstone National Park, WY 82190
United States
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Yellowstone National Park's Old Faithful Inn is considered the worlds largest log structure, and you can feel it when you enter into the spacious log and limb lobby. The steep pitched roof is supported by a vast structure of lodgepole pine logs and limbs gathered within the park in the early 1900s. The 85-foot-tall rhyolite stone fireplace is also an impressive example of the grand architectural vision of the Inn. The first lodge of its kind, Old Faithful Inn is credited as the main influence of the "rustic-style" lodges seen in other lodges built in many other national parks. Iron work, etched wood, and glass are also examples of the extensive details that compile the historic Old Faithful Inn.

The inn provides services such as educational tours, a lounge, restaurants, cafes, a gift shop, bathrooms, comfortable seating and covered patios. The front desk kindly displays the predicted eruption time of Old Faithful Geyser, which erupts at fairly regular intervals of every 45 to 90 minutes.

The lodge offers a variety of accommodations, from luxury suites with refrigerators, kitchens and full baths to simple rooms with access to shared bathrooms with private showers. Prices start around $200 per night for the simple rooms and exceed $600 per night for larger suites. The Superior and Premium rooms feature views of Old Faithful Geyser.

The exterior of the inn is equally as impressive as the interior. The scale is just as grand as the surrounding landscape. Walkways allure you toward Old Faithful Geyser and provide access to the many other trails that exist in the Upper Geyser Basin. Many of the trails in the area also allow bicycles, which are a great way to explore the Upper Geyser Basin or to reach a trailhead for day hiking.

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