Discover Our History
Few hotels capture the history, heritage and traditions of the American West like The Historic Plains Hotel. Steeped in the frontier legends and charm of turn-of-the-century Cheyenne, WY, our beautifully restored hotel offers every travel comfort while preserving every detail of our original grandeur.
Since 1911, we’ve been a vital part of Cheyenne’s culture and character like no other hotel. Today, we exude authentic, local style worlds apart from the cookie-cutter branded hotels all too common these days. To stay here is to rediscover an era when travel meant something special and unexpected.
Stepping into our opulent Grand Lobby, with its beautiful bisque tiling, stained glass skylight and impressive pillars, is only the beginning of a stay that will provide interest, intrigue and uniquely personal experiences. Whether you are visiting Cheyenne for a family vacation, romantic getaway, business meeting or wedding celebration, come add your name to the legendary guest list of the Historic Plains Hotel.
Among lodging in Cheyenne, WY, only The Historic Plains Hotel infuses the guest experience with the romance and allure of over 100 years of history. Each of our 131 guest rooms and suites offers a unique and authentic alternative to the “seen-one-seen-‘em-all” chain hotels where you can’t tell the difference between Cheyenne and Chicago.
Enjoy a diverse, creative breakfast, lunch, and dinner menu highlighted by made-from-scratch soups, fresh baked bread and a salad bar, along with daily lunch specials ranging from pasta to sandwiches and burgers.
Host Your Event
From small board meetings to seminars and product presentations of up to 300 guests, our versatile range of venues and customized event planning and catering provide the ideal solution for a successful gathering. We bring an exceptional level of creativity and flair to each event we host, ensuring a fully tailored event that exceeds all expectations without over extending your budget.
Located near the top attractions, shopping and nightlife in the historic downtown district of Cheyenne, WY, we’re the ideal choice for guests seeking a genuinely locally inspired travel experience.