10 Best Resort Towns In Wyoming, USA - Updated 2023

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Wyoming is America’s 10th-largest but the least-populated state. It is renowned for its vast plains and magnificent rocky mountains. It has an arid climate with warm summers and very cold winters. The state is home to Yellowstone National Park and Grand Teton National Park, both of which boast incredible mountain scenery and rich geological formations. Aside from the rich wildlife and numerous outdoor activities, this popular tourist destination also offers many picturesque towns that are perfect for quick getaways. The state is thus a favourite destination for those looking to visit resort towns. Continue reading to find a carefully curated list of the best resort towns in Wyoming, USA.

1. Lander (from USD 400)

Lander
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Lander is just about a four-hour drive from the capital city of Cheyenne and is at a distance of 438 km (272 mi) from the city. In its early days, Lander was a bustling gold mining town; now, it has become a haven for outdoor lovers, offering an array of trails, lakes and activities such as rock climbing, hiking, camping, golfing and mountain biking.

Inn at Lander, Travelodge by Wyndham and Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites are among the most popular hotels in the city. The city also has a vibrant downtown area with restaurants, shops, entertainment venues and other attractions.


Inn at Lander, Travelodge by Wyndham

Wifi Available

Address: 260 Grandview Drive
Accommodates: 6

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


Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Lander

9.99 User Rating

Address: 1002 11TH STREET, Lander, Lander (WY), United States

Parking Pets allowed Meeting/banquet facilities 24-hour front desk Fitness centre Non-smoking rooms Business centre Laundry

1938 Home In The Heart Of Lander
Lander, Wyoming, United States
35 reviews  Wifi Available
Private vacation home 8 Guests 5 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we enjoyed cooking meals in the well-equipped kitchen
Cleanliness:
the beds were very comfortable and the home was exceptionally clean
this clean comfortable colorful home was ideal for our trip to lander
Host:
tara was kind & made us feel very welcome
the host was wonderful - very responsive and made sure that we had everything we needed for the stay
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2. Jackson (from USD 1240)

Jackson
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Jackson is a stunning mountain town in the heart of the majestic Teton Mountains. Surrounded by snow-capped peaks, this town rests in a beautiful valley and is a famous resort town in Wyoming. It is located very close to the world-famous Grand Teton National Park and Yellowstone National Park.

Jackson Hole Mountain Resort is a top destination for outdoor enthusiasts because of its world-renowned skiing and snowboarding. This town also offers other activities such as hiking, biking, zip lining, fishing and horseback riding. Plus, visitors can take a sledge ride through the National Elk Refuge to witness hundreds of elk in their natural habitat.

Visitors looking for an unforgettable mountain getaway should consider Jackson, located about 696 km (433 mi) from the capital. Check out Wyoming Inn of Jackson Hole and Hotel Jackson for a grand staycation experience.


Wyoming Inn of Jackson Hole

Wifi Available

Address: 930 West Broadway
Accommodates: 4

Parking Restaurant 24-hour front desk Fitness centre Non-smoking rooms Business centre Laundry Facilities for disabled guests


Hotel Jackson

Wifi Available

Address: 120 North Glenwood
Accommodates: 3

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

Modern Mountain Living
Jackson, Wyoming, United States
8 reviews  Wifi Available
Private vacation home 12 Guests 4 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms

Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
very clean and awesome location
the house was extremely clean and had every convenience
it was very spacious modern clean comfortable and quiet
Host:
the owner and property manger did a great job in welcoming us
property was awesome along with the owners and property manager
the owners were local and extremely responsive
great hosts and an even cooler house
owners were very good to work with and weekly cleaning service was great
Location:
the location is great very convenient to everything in town and walking distance to mile of trails
great location in a quiet part of town near some great hiking and biking trails
house is right on edge of desirable east jackson neighborhood on quiet cache creek rd
the house is in a quiet neighborhood with great neighbors
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3. Cody (from USD 120)

Cody
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If you want to experience the charisma of the Wild West, Cody is one of the few small towns where the cowboy culture is still vibrant and alive, with attractions such as Old Trail Town. This town is 630 km (392 mi) northwest of Cheyenne, a six-hour drive away. With hundreds of comfortable accommodation options available, Cody Cowboy Village and Best Western Premier Ivy Inn & Suites are great choices to consider.

Visiting Cody is an ideal choice for those who love outdoor recreation. At the nearby Shoshone National Forest, you can enjoy hiking, camping, fishing and hunting. Buffalo Bill State Park is also not far away, where you can indulge in horseback riding and mountain biking.


Best Western Premier Ivy Inn & Suites

Wifi Available

Address: 1800 8th St
Accommodates: 5

Parking 24-hour front desk Fitness centre Non-smoking rooms Free parking Internet services Hot tub/jacuzzi Heating


Cody Cowboy Village

Wifi Available

Address: 203 West Yellowstone Avenue
Accommodates: 6

Parking Tennis court Golf course (within 3 km) Terrace Non-smoking rooms Fishing Facilities for disabled guests Free parking

Cozy 2-Bedroom House in Downtown Cody!
Cody, Wyoming, United States
7 reviews  Wifi Available
Private vacation home 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Top guest reviews
Location:
charming house very close to lots of shops and places to eat
great property close to downtown nice back yard comfortable mattresses
great property close to downtown nice back yard comfortable mattresses
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4. Sheridan (from USD 175)

Sheridan
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Situated in the northern part of the state, Sheridan is a fascinating resort town perfect for visitors looking to explore, relax and unwind. Cheyenne is just 522 km (324 mi) away from here. Renowned for its cultural attractions, the city boasts several art galleries and museums. Sheridan boasts a range of outdoor activities as well, including skiing, snowboarding, hiking and fishing. Additionally, there are numerous parks and trails to explore.

If you’re looking for a comfortable stay here, Mill Inn and Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott are two excellent options among the many accommodation choices available.


Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Sheridan

Address: 2105 Sugarland Drive
Accommodates: 5

Parking Free parking Grocery deliveries Parking on site Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against Coronavirus Linens, towels and laundry washed in accordance with local authority guidelines Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays Physical distancing in dining areas


Mill Inn

Wifi Available

Address: 2161 Coffeen Avenue
Accommodates: 4

Parking Pets allowed 24-hour front desk Non-smoking rooms Laundry Free parking Internet services Heating

Gateway to downtown Sheridan. Walking paths and brewery tours and great food.
Sheridan, Wyoming, United States
14 reviews Premier Host  Wifi Available
Private vacation home 5 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
the cottage is exactly as pictured and was clean and comfortable
Location:
a very cute house with a river walk path right next to the property
it is a cute place and the perfect size for four retired women to enjoy a few days together
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5. Pinedale (from USD 150)

Pinedale
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Pinedale is one of the popular resort towns in Wyoming and is about 573 km (356 mi) from the capital city of Cheyenne. There are numerous activities available to visitors all year in this town. During the winter, you can enjoy skiing, snowboarding, snowmobiling, snowshoeing, skijoring, ice fishing, ice skating and hockey. Meanwhile, summer presents a wide range of options such as hiking and mountain climbing, stargazing, water sports, golfing, ATV riding, and camping. Every year, the town also hosts a rodeo and a recreation of the historic fur trading rendezvous known as Green River Rendezvous.

While here, consider staying at popular lodging options such as Best Western Pinedale Inn and Hampton Inn & Suites Pinedale.


Best Western Pinedale Inn

Wifi Available

Address: 864 West Pine Street
Accommodates: 6

Parking Pets allowed 24-hour front desk Non-smoking rooms Business centre Laundry Facilities for disabled guests Free parking


Hampton Inn & Suites Pinedale

Address: 55 Bloomfield Avenue
Accommodates: 4

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

Great in-town location
Pinedale, Wyoming, United States
24 reviews  Wifi Available
Private vacation home 9 Guests 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
this was a great place to stay plenty of room and amenities
warm cozy and perfect for 2 families with kiddos
Cleanliness:
property was clean and has a great location as advertised
the place was clean and tidy and provided everything we needed for a fun weekend stay
Host:
kathryn the owner is easy to work with if you need anything
Location:
great location walking distance to main street shops/restaurants in pinedale
the house was perfect close to everything in town
the house was big enough for us to gather around together comfortably in town location & clean
next to the beautiful american legion park and pine creek
also its next to a beautiful park
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6. Cheyenne (from USD 221)

Cheyenne
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The bustling city of Cheyenne is the capital of Wyoming, making it the hub of activity in Laramie County. Despite its modernisation to keep up with the times, the old-west charm has not faded away. You can learn more about this city’s roots at Cheyenne Frontier Days Old West Museum. Staybridge Suites Cheyenne, an IHG Hotel, and Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott are the best places to stay in this city.

The downtown area of Cheyenne is well-known for its abundance of Victorian-style buildings, shops and eateries. The city is also an excellent destination for sightseers and outdoor enthusiasts alike. From the world’s largest outdoor rodeo and western celebration, Cheyenne Frontier Days, to Cheyenne Depot Museum offering a glimpse of railroad history, the city features a variety of activities and sights to explore.

Visitors will also enjoy breathtaking views while exploring the city’s many parks and trails.


Staybridge Suites Cheyenne, an IHG Hotel

Wifi Available

Address: 5109 Frontier Mall Drive
Accommodates: 8

Parking Pets allowed 24-hour front desk Fitness centre Non-smoking rooms Business centre Laundry Dry cleaning


Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Cheyenne Southwest/Downtown Area

Wifi Available

Address: 1820 West Lincolnway
Accommodates: 5

Meeting/banquet facilities 24-hour front desk Fitness centre Non-smoking rooms Business centre Laundry Dry cleaning Facilities for disabled guests

Governor's Home (Historic Property)
Cheyenne, Wyoming, United States
35 reviews Premier Host  Wifi Available
Private vacation home 8 Guests 4 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
house was spotless and very comfortable
Host:
management was extremely friendly and accommodating
he was very responsive and made you feel right at home
the property delivers all that the owner promised
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7. Gillette (from USD 116)

Gilette
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Nestled in the northeastern corner of Wyoming, Gillette is a mere 394 km (245 mi) from the state capital, just about a three-and-a-half-hour drive away. Gillette has earned the nickname “Energy Capital of the Nation” due to its booming coal mining and oil production industries. From its rich mining history to its vibrant downtown, Gillette has a lot to offer. Visitors can explore the Campbell County Rockpile Museum to learn about the city’s rich history, or enjoy its many parks, golf courses, restaurants, shops and more.

We highly recommend reserving a stay at La Quinta by Wyndham Gillette and Home2 Suites by Hilton Gillette for an unforgettable getaway.


La Quinta by Wyndham Gillette

Wifi Available

Address: 450 East Boxelder Road
Accommodates: 6

Parking Pets allowed Meeting/banquet facilities 24-hour front desk Fitness centre Non-smoking rooms Business centre Laundry


Home2 Suites by Hilton Gillette

Wifi Available

Address: 1120 East Boxelder Road
Accommodates: 4

Parking Pets allowed 24-hour front desk Fitness centre Golf course (within 3 km) Non-smoking rooms Business centre Laundry

Western Carriage House Studio Suite- Western themed retreat- Full Kitchen & Bath
Gillette, Wyoming, United States
15 reviews  Wifi Available
Private vacation home 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
open and clean inside
Location:
close to down town and in a central location that makes it easy to get anywhere
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8. Rock Springs (from USD 220)

Rock Springs
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Rock Springs is one of the most beautiful resort towns in Wyoming, located about 413 km (256 mi) from the capital city. Visitors will definitely enjoy their stay in the city if they book a room at Homewood Suites - Rock Springs or Hampton Inn Rock Springs.

Rock Springs is renowned for its spectacular natural landscape, featuring the White Mountain and Red Desert. The city is also home to several parks, recreational areas and museums. Rock Springs Historical Museum and Broadway Theater are must-visit places.


Homewood Suites - Rock Springs

Wifi Available

Address: 60 Winston Drive
Accommodates: 9

Parking Meeting/banquet facilities 24-hour front desk Fitness centre Terrace Non-smoking rooms Business centre Laundry


Hampton Inn Rock Springs

Address: 1901 Dewar Drive
Accommodates: 5

Parking Pets allowed Meeting/banquet facilities 24-hour front desk Fitness centre Non-smoking rooms Business centre Laundry

4 Bed 2 Bath Home. Great area. Yard and sun porch. Close to Shopping and park.
Rock Springs, Wyoming, United States
8 reviews  Wifi Available
Private vacation home 8 Guests 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Top guest reviews
Host:
laurie is a great host & should be marked as a super host
laurie the owner was so helpful and responsive
laurie was great to work with and very accommodating for our traveler
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9. Dubois (from USD 320)

Dubois
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Dubois is an ideal destination for those looking for a peaceful retreat away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. The area’s scenic beauty and outdoor recreation opportunities make it a great place to relax and enjoy nature. Dubois is home to Antelope Hills Golf Course, delighting golfers. You can also have an exciting time riding the trails in the area by visiting Dubois Honda ATV. Animal lovers can head to National Bighorn Sheep Center to know more about the native sheep. This resort town is just 558 km (347 mi) from Cheyenne.

If you want the best lodging experience, Super 8 By Wyndham Dubois is the perfect place to reserve a room at!


Super 8 By Wyndham Dubois

6.7 User Rating

Address: 1412 Warm Springs Dr, Dubois, Dubois (WY), United States, 82513

Warm Springs Lodge on Union Pass - Dubois, ~WY~
Dubois, Wyoming, United States
6 reviews  Wifi Available
cabin 10 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
lots of room everything you could think of in the kitchen very comfortable
Cleanliness:
cabin was clean and the kitchen was equiped with everything you would need
the cabin was clean and comfortable with plenty of room so we had everything we could need
Host:
the owner was very nice and quite helpful
neighbors are friendly and owner is pleasant to work with
we loved staying at the lodge kevin was extremely easy to work with and very helpful
Location:
great location for 4 wheeling
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Welcome to the Log Lodge
Dubois, Wyoming, United States
4 reviews Premier Host  Wifi Available
cabin 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

10. Buffalo (from USD 150)

Buffalo
Source: Photo by Wikimedia Commons user Paul Hermans used under CC BY-SA 3.0

Nestled on the foot of the Bighorn Mountains, Buffalo is a city with a vintage-style charm. This city is renowned for offering a plethora of recreational activities, including skiing, fishing, hunting, camping and hiking. Visitors may also take a trip down memory lane and explore The Historic Occidental Hotel and Jim Gatchell Memorial Museum. Thus, Buffalo, situated 466 km (289 mi) from Cheyenne, the capital city of Wyoming, is an ideal escape with its breathtaking views of forests, lakes and mountains.

The most well-liked accommodation options in the area are Hampton Inn & Suites and Creekside Downtown Vacation Suites.


Creekside Downtown Vacation Suites

Wifi Available

Address: 68 North Side Creek
Accommodates: 4

Parking Restaurant Bar Tennis court Golf course (within 3 km) Garden Terrace Non-smoking rooms


Hampton Inn & Suites Buffalo

Wifi Available

Address: 85 US Highway 16 East
Accommodates: 5

Parking Pets allowed Meeting/banquet facilities 24-hour front desk Fitness centre Non-smoking rooms Business centre Laundry

Cabin in the Country
Buffalo, Wyoming, United States
86 reviews Premier Host
cabin 9 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
cabin was clean well stocked and great communication with owners
the house was clean and we appreciated use of the kitchen and grill
Host:
the host was super helpful
beautiful setting and wonderful hosts
Location:
we loved the he location hikes biking and food
had a great time staying at this house beautiful views and close enough to town for all your needs
perfect place to relax with friends after and during adventures in the area
Read more reviews

Make the most of your Western vacation

When planning your next vacation, consider visiting Wyoming for its wide range of options. Whether you’re seeking a peaceful retreat or an adrenaline-pumping adventure, there is something for everyone. Take your time to find the perfect resort town and plan your trip for the best experience possible.

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