Guest Rooms 55
Kings/Suites/Doubles 22 / 20 / 31
Seasonal Rates: High Low Shoulder
Ideal Group Size 35
Max Group Size 55
Resort Fee N/A
Room Tax 2
Sales Tax 6
Idaho Falls Regional Airport
90 min 78 miles (145 km)
Jackson Hole Airport
12 min 9 miles (14 km)
Celebrating 75 years in 2016, The Wort Hotel has provided the ideal setting for group events looking to enjoy all the wonders of Jackson Hole. Functions and gatherings are enhanced by the Hotel's rich heritage, elegant atmosphere, outstanding service, and downtown location. Just steps from Jackson's iconic town square, and set among the best boutiques, galleries, dining, and nightlife the destination has to offer, no place in Jackson Hole offers the Wort Hotel's convenience and unique brand of Western hospitality.
The Wort Hotel offers full service, in-house destination planning services to all group clients. This complimentary services provides our clients with personalized preparation for all banquets, offsite activities, logistical planning and more. Contact our sales team today and let us take your event to the next level.
The Wort Hotel is only 12 minutes from Jackson Hole Airport, 4 miles from Grand Teton National Park, 60 minutes to Yellowstone, and 15 minutes to Jackson Hole Mountain Resort. For more information on our event spaces visit our Planner Toolkit on our website, www.worthotel.com.
The Wort Hotel Celebrates its 75th Anniversary in 2016
Posted January 6, 2016
Jackson, WY – This new year marks the diamond anniversary of The Wort Hotel and we have plenty of events and parties planned to celebrate the history and legacy of this iconic landmark. Owner Bill Baxter commented, “Over the past 10 years my family and I have experienced many remarkable events but celebrating The Wort Hotel’s 75th Anniversary with the Jackson Hole community will truly be unforgettable.”
Save these dates and watch for more information on our facebook page.
Thursday, September 1: On the kick off to Labor Day Weekend, which is when The Wort Hotel opened in 1941, we will commemorate this auspicious occasion with our community, our owners The Baxter Family, the Mayor and other people key to the Wort’s history and success.
Friday, November 4: All past and present Wort Hotel employees are invited to share stories, enjoy live music, food and drink specials and other festivities. Special lodging packages will be available—details to come.
Saturday, November 5: We will transform The Wort Hotel to its glory days of gambling as we team with The Rotary Club for a night of gaming and fundraising. We’re betting this will be a night to remember!
For more information about The Wort Hotel, visit the website at www.worthotel.com .
Posted October 23, 2015
October 2015 - The Wort Hotel was voted on of the "Top 15 Hotel's in the West" by Conde Nast's Reader's Choice Awards.
Wort Hotel Receives Prestigious Forbes Four-Star Travel Guide Award
Posted February 11, 2015
Jackson, WY – Today, the 2015 Forbes Travel Guide Star Rating list was unveiled, and for the second year, The Wort Hotel is the recipient of the Forbes Travel Guide Four-Star Award.
The Wort Hotel continues to score high in the luxury travel ratings that have been the gold standard in the hospitality industry since 1958. “Our Star Ratings recognize the finest hotels, restaurants and spas in the world and serve as the most authoritative guideposts for guests seeking exceptional travel experiences,” said Gerard J. Inzerillo, Chief Executive Officer of Forbes Travel Guide.
Wort Hotel General Manager, Jim Waldrop said, “To receive the Forbes Travel Guide award two consecutive years exemplifies the consistently high level of service and hospitality that The Wort Hotel provides. The dedicated and loyal staff, who truly cares about our guests, are the key to this continued success.” Owner Bill Baxter added, “Our family recently celebrated 10 years of ownership and every year just outshines the previous. We could not be more proud of these accomplishments and the amazing staff who makes it all possible.” The Baxters purchased the hotel in 2003 are only the fourth owners since 1941.
The historic Wort Hotel is a Jackson Hole landmark combining the charm of an authentic Western inn with the luxury and services of a grand hotel. The Wort tradition includes the famous Silver Dollar Bar & Grill, a noted gathering spot for locals and visitors since the mid-1950s. The Wort takes great pride in its commitment to the guest experience, historic preservation and the local community.
Forbes Travel Guide, formerly Mobil Travel Guide, is the originator of the prestigious Five Star Rating system, and has provided the travel industry’s most comprehensive ratings and reviews of hotels, restaurants and spas since 1958. Forbes Travel Guide has a team of expert inspectors who anonymously evaluate properties against up to 800 rigorous and objective standards, providing consumers the insight to make better-informed travel and leisure decisions. Forbes Travel Guide is the gold standard for luxury hospitality ratings worldwide. For more information about Forbes Travel Guide, visit www.forbestravelguide.com.
The Wort Hotel RecievesTwo Prestigious Awards
Posted January 1, 2014
The Wort Hotel has received two very prestigious awards in the last few months; "Best Small Historic Hotel in America" from the Historic Hotels of America National Program and the 2014 Forbes Travel Guide Four Star Award.
Forbes Travel Guide recently announced its Global Star Ratings of the world's finest hotels, restaurants and spas. Only properties that meet their hospitality standards - the most stringent in the industry - achieve a Five Star, Four Star or recommended rating. Professional inspectors anonymously visit each property, evaluating more than 500 criteria to determine a Star Rating that takes the guess work out of travel planning and establishes a global benchmark for luxury travel.
Historic Hotels of America was founded in 1989 as a program of the National Trust for Historic Preservation, and identifies quality hotels that have faithfully maintained their historic integrity, architecture and ambiance. Each year, awards are given to honor, encourage, and recognize the most exemplary historic hotels, hoteliers, and leadership practices. The Historic Hotels of America Hotel of the Year Award is the highest honor awarded. The Best Historic Hotel awards are given to historic hotels demonstrating the highest contribution to furthering the celebration of history and demonstrating leadership and innovation in one of four categories ranging from under 75 to 400 guest rooms.