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Seattle
Reviewed 19 August 2014

Everything is very very expensive in Jackson. We stayed at this motel for $200 plus taxes on a Monday night in August 2014. The exterior is very dingy, the most striking feature outside the room is the massive national park like garbage can. The tiny fridge in the room had the type of dents that you would expect from been...

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PBIManager, General Manager at Painted Buffalo Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for this review. While it's not fun to hear that we didn't live up to your (or our) expectations, it will make us better to know it. We trust that the staff was able to clear up the misconception about the hairdryer (included in every room) and iron (available upon request) and that they were able to provide...

Reviewed 17 August 2014

I booked the Painted Buffalo Inn because of both location and price and because we needed place for a total of 7 people, which they were able to provide. From the outside the Inn looks like a straightforward motel. However, the attention to detail like the stuffed animals in each room, cold drinks always available in the office, pleasant pool...

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PBIManager, General Manager at Painted Buffalo Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your great experience! We appreciate the feedback and the kind words. It is always wonderful to hear that our efforts have been noticed. We are happy we could provide a great stay for you and will do our best to do it again next time you are with us!

Phoenix, Arizona
Reviewed 16 August 2014

Was looking for a place to spend the night when we found this place. Room was nice and clean, beds were comfortable. Had a really good rest here. But the price is definitely on the high side. Check in and out was easy.

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PBIManager, General Manager at Painted Buffalo Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking a few minutes to share about your stay. It sounds like it was an overall great time. We are very happy to hear that you found the room to be comfortable. Every bit of extra sleep on vacation counts! We understand your comments about the pricing. We try to stay competitively priced within our...

Medicine Hat, Canada
Reviewed 15 August 2014

Rolled into town quite late we were able to get the last room.......although it was a bit confusing to find the room, the staff was very nice, except the one thing that bothered me was the girl at the front desk announced to the staff in the back that she just sold the last room like she won the lottery...

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PBIManager, General Manager at Painted Buffalo Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for this response. We appreciate the positive feedback, and we are grateful to hear the not-so-great about the check-in issue as well.Being such a busy and popular destination it can sometimes be necessary to inform all other front desk clerks that the last room has been sold immediately so they don't also sell it, but we regret that...

Reviewed 12 August 2014 via mobile

I stayed at the Painted Buffalo from October, 2012 until April, 2013. The swimming pool was enclosed in it's own building and also had a dry sauna. Very njce!!! The location was conveniently with-in a few blocks of the popular Jackson square and a major plus!! The negatives I experienced were with the stsff!!# Stephanie (day clerk) her sister (the...

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PBIManager, General Manager at Painted Buffalo Inn, responded to this review

Hello David. We are very sorry you had such an unpleasant stay. As we recall our staff went out of their way every day during your time with us to work with you and make your stay more comfortable and we are very sorry to hear over a year later that is not how you remember it. As memory serves,...

Wolverhampton
Reviewed 12 August 2014

Only spent a couple of nights but nice room, met by a bison on the bed they hope you will go and buy one . Clean and well kept room, coffee making. Good position can walk in ten mins from centre past shops and restaurants.

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PBIManager, General Manager at Painted Buffalo Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your great experience! We appreciate the feedback and the kind words. We are happy we could provide a great stay for you and will do our best to do it again next time you are with us!

Englewood, Colorado
Reviewed 10 August 2014

If I could rate it less than 1 star I would....at $275 for the night I would at least expect to have an updated, clean room/bathroom.....there was hair in the tub and floor (not ours) and the chairs and sofa bed had stains on them. Very noisy....we were in a 1st floor room, and the room above us woke us...

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PBIManager, General Manager at Painted Buffalo Inn, responded to this review

We are so sorry that your stay was so uncomfortable. While we certainly appreciate feedback to help us improve any time we receive it, we especially like to be made aware of any problems as they happen so that we can fix them and give you an enjoyable stay. We believe that this is what the front desk agent was...

Gainesville, Florida
Reviewed 9 August 2014

Extremely noisy. Old, uneven board walks magnified all the sounds of rolling suitcases and cleaning carts. Wooden stairways to the upstairs were noisy with guests all night. I don't think the people up above us were jumping off the beds because when the cleaning people were there the next morning it was equally noisy. Four large nasty pet stains on...

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PBIManager, General Manager at Painted Buffalo Inn, responded to this review

We are so sorry to hear about this. We absolutely NEVER want a guest checking into a dirty room. Please know that if that ever happens here, we want to hear about it immediately so that we can address the issues. You should get to enjoy a restful night in a very clean room. While we certainly appreciate feedback to...

Las Vegas, Nevada
Reviewed 6 August 2014

We booked through Booking.Com and I think that is why we got rooms on the end closet to the very busy highway...The agent checking us in was very slow and we could hardly understand her. It took her forever to find out reservation..we were given rooms next to each other as requested.

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PBIManager, General Manager at Painted Buffalo Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback. We are certainly sorry that there were a couple of issues with your checkin. We will pass these comments along to our staff to help them improve for the future. We want to assure you that booking through a third party does not mean you will be given less desirable rooms. It can just sometimes...

Roseburg, Oregon
Reviewed 5 August 2014

We have been to Jackson Hole MANY times over the years but this was our first experience staying at the Painted Buffalo, and it will be our last! We arrived in Jackson about 11 a.m. and decided to verify that our room reservation was a "ground floor" room. The young lady at the front desk confirmed our reservation, told us...

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PBIManager, General Manager at Painted Buffalo Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your candid feedback! We completely understand your comments regarding the misinformation about your room number and the parking. It is not our policy to promise room numbers before checkin and we apologize for the confusion surrounding this. We are also sorry for the confusion about the parking. Though parking is tight everywhere in our small town, we...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Concierge
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
135 room hotel only three short blocks from the historic town square. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Painted Buffalo Inn

Address: 400 West Broadway, Jackson, WY 83001
Region: United States > Wyoming > Jackson Hole > Jackson
Price Range: €87 - €316 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Painted Buffalo Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 137
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Also Known As:
Painted Buffalo Hotel Jackson
Painted Buffalo Motel
Painted Buffalo Inn Jackson Hole, WY
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“Stay somewhere else!”
 of 5 bubbles kdeogburn, 10 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Luckily we had a ground floor room so no shifting cases up the stairway- but it's all good”
 of 5 bubbles Ren264, 25 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Choose an upstairs room, away from the stairway and housekeeping office. The stairs are not that steep, and there are not that many”
 of 5 bubbles Leighf2525, 23 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Request upper floor, ground floor duffers from heavy footsteps above.”
 of 5 bubbles SallyJMGray, 22 Sep 2016 | Read review
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