Top 5 Historic Hotels In Salt Lake City, Utah - Updated 2023


Steeped in history dating back to the 19th century, and dotted with outdoor attractions, Salt Lake City is a must-try experience. It has many museums, libraries, natural landmarks, historic structures, shopping, and more, to keep you well-engaged. Start by glancing through the numerous exhibits at the Natural History Museum of Utah, showcasing Salt Lake City’s rich culture, science, and history. You can also spend a day or two exploring the 10-acre (4-hectare) Temple Square, featuring museums and the famous Tabernacle Choir at Temple Square. Also, don’t forget to step back in time at Marmalade Hill Historic District, highlighting many vintage buildings. Boost the adventure quotient as you choose to stay at a historic accommodation, be it a quaint bed and breakfast or a four-star facility. Check out these top historic hotels in Salt Lake City, Utah.

1. The Peery Salt Lake City Downtown, Tapestry Collection by Hilton (from USD 188)

Dating back to 1910, this 3-star accommodation retains its classical revival architecture along with unique artworks in its charming interior, collected over the years. In addition to this character, it has been updated to please present-day vacationers.

This boutique hotel has sizable units, complete with private bathrooms and cable TVs. You can also relax in the lobby with a fireplace and enjoy complimentary coffee. It also features two eateries on site. What’s more, it’s centrally located, walking distance from City Creek Center, Temple Square, and other landmarks.

The Peery Salt Lake City Downtown, Tapestry Collection by Hilton

Wifi Available

Address: 110 West Broadway
Accommodates: 4

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-hour front desk Fitness centre Golf course (within 3 km)

2. Kimpton Hotel Monaco Salt Lake City, an IHG Hotel (from USD 206)

Pamper yourself at this 4-star hotel, which played a crucial role in the development and progression of Salt Lake City in the 1860s and later. To get a glimpse of the history, check out the carved stone faces above the arched windows, and the polished marble floors of Bambara, the in-house restaurant. The upscale restaurant serves seafood and steak for dinner, lunch, and breakfast. There’s a bar where you can enjoy curated cocktails as well, and the hotel serves tea and coffee in the lobby.

What’s more, this property welcomes pets. The spacious rooms feature beautiful artworks to admire, smart TVs, and deluxe bathrobes. The facility also offers in-room spa services to help you relax.

Kimpton Hotel Monaco Salt Lake City, an IHG Hotel

Wifi Available

Address: 15 West 200 South
Accommodates: 4

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-hour front desk Fitness centre

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3. Anniversary Inn - South Temple

From beautiful arts that adorn the rooms to daily continental breakfast, a memorable time awaits you in this historic facility. The bed and breakfast is set in a Queen Anne-style structure, built in 1889. In addition, it’s less than 1 mile (1.6 kilometers) from major attractions such as Gilgal Sculpture Garden and Trolley Square.

The main attraction in Anniversary Inn is its 13 units, highlighting different themes, including Hayloft and Sultan’s Palace. They are also packed with leisure amenities such as whirlpool tubs, DVD players, and smart TVs with satellite channels. Specific units even feature gas fireplaces.

Anniversary Inn - South Temple

Address: 678 E. South Temple

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
breakfasts were amazing good coffee friendly staff
the staff was amazing and helpful
also the staff is wonderful and very accommodating
everything was great service was excellent very friendly and considerate staff close too many great resteraunts
luckily the 2 places were very close to each other
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4. Ellerbeck Bed & Breakfast (from USD 164)

Stay in one of the seven uniquely furnished rooms in Ellerbeck Bed & Breakfast, dating back to the 1892’s. This 4-star accommodation is a Victorian-style structure on the grounds of Temple Square, about a 10-minute walk from Mormon Tabernacle.

Each room in this place is spacious, rustic, and equipped with sitting areas, smart TVs, air conditioning, and balconies. You can find collections of antique furniture, art pieces, and books dating back to the late 1800s. And you’ll wake up to a complimentary breakfast daily.

Ellerbeck Bed & Breakfast

Wifi Available

Address: 140 North B Street
Accommodates: 2

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-hour front desk Garden Terrace

5. Inn on the Hill

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You’ll love every moment in this plush accommodation nestled in a beautiful 1906 building. It’s located amidst stunning gardens, 1 mile (1.6 kilometers) from Route 86 and downtown Salt Lake City. In addition, the famous Temple Square is within walking distance from this place.

All the rooms in Inn on the Hill are spacious, colorful, and artful. They boast traditional wood decorations, DVD players, HDTVs, and even whirlpool tubs, where you can loosen up after a long journey.

Inn on the Hill

Address: 225 State St, Salt Lake City, UT 84103, United States

Price: from 200 USD

Star Rating: 4 star

Travelers Review: 4.9/5 (from 285 reviews)

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Have a historic time in Salt Lake City

A beautiful time awaits you in one of these top historic hotels in Salt Lake City, Utah, from accommodation in a Victorian-style building to a classical revival-inspired hotel. Also, some feature excellent modern amenities such as whirlpool tubs, homey breakfasts, gardens, and more. Enjoy the fusion of old-world charm and modern conveniences here.

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