Gillette Hotels

Gillette, WY is known as the "Energy Capital of the Nation" because it features vast quantities of natural gas, oil, and coal bed methane gas. In 1891, a livestock company named and planned the town of Gillette and sold plots of land for farming homesteads. The city of Gillette was named after Edward Gillette because his geological survey saved the railroad vast amounts of money. Gillette is an excellent city for tourists, with popular attractions like the Campbell County Rockpile Museum and is home to the West-Eagle Butte Mine. Prices for hotels in Gillette are highest in the summer, and reduced significantly throughout the rest of the year. Even during the summer, however, Gillette hotels still have great availabilities, and travelers should have no trouble finding a hotel room throughout the year.

When heading to the Energy Capital of the Nation there are many Gillette hotels available for visitors to choose. The Clarion Hotel is one of the Gillette WY hotels that are located within proximity of Interstate 90, less than one mile from Powder River. This Gillette Hotel is in the vicinity of attractions, like the Keyhole State Park, Dalby Memorial Park. The Gillette-Campbell County Airport is around eight miles away. A variety of shops, restaurants and lounges are nearby. The Clarion Hotel also offers a restaurant with breakfast and dinner options.

The Best Value Inn of Gillette, WY is one of the hotels in Gillette Wyoming, located in the town center. The hotel is less than five blocks from downtown and within walking distance from diners and shopping malls. The Best Value Inn offers many modern amenities. These include in-room coffeemaker, hairdryer, refrigerator, microwave and iron w/ board, in-room electronic safe and wireless Internet access. The Best Value Inn is one of the hotels in Gillette Wyoming that offer an extended continental breakfast.

The largest and generally busiest hotel property in Gillette is the Best Western Tower West Lodge, located in town and only a 10 minute drive from the airport for travelers who might have a Wyoming flight to catch. Prices are most expensive during the summer, but in general prices will be between $50 and $100 for a room. The Best Western has an indoor heated pool, making it a favorite with families and children. A lounge and restaurant are also located on site.

If you prefer quaint and reclusive to one of the above Gillette WY hotels, you can stay at one of the many bed and breakfasts in Gillette. One in particular is the Heart Spear Hideaway Guest house. It features two guest rooms with private and/or shared baths, full or continental breakfast. Whenever you get to Gillette Wyoming, the hotels will offer you a place you can stay at and enjoy.

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