In the heart of downtown Billings, the Northern Hotel has been welcoming guests since 1904. Restored to its former glory by award-winning designer Mitch Thompson, the hotel combines elegance with playful western touches. Sink into a cowhide armchair next to the fireplace in the lobby adorned with vases of fresh flowers. Retreat to your charming guestroom and slip into a plush bed, triple sheets, and piles of pillows. Work out at the fitness center, dine at two restaurants, and sip your favorite drink at the lounge. It’s historic luxury at its best.Choose from one of 160 lavishly appointed guestrooms, including 47 suites, and snooze soundly on a Serta Elite 1000 Plush mattress.
- Treat yourself to a milkshake at Bernie’s Diner, with its soda fountain and cozy couches
- Enjoy dinner and drinks at Ten restaurant and lounge, serving libations and American dishes using fresh, locally sourced produce
- Go shopping in Billings, or hiking in the wilderness of Custer Gallatin National Forest
- Get work done at the business center or hold your next meeting or event here
- Shop for locally-made goods and gifts at the on-site gift shop
After a redesign by award-winning Mitch Thompson, the Northern Hotel has retained its western charm, and has second-to-none amenities and services. You will be staying in an area steeped in history — the land of Sitting Bull and General Custer — and close to the vast wilderness of Montana, its vast blue skies, and its two national parks.
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Check in to one of the 160 guestrooms including 47 suites, where an earthy color palette of browns and creams create a calm, relaxing vibe. Kick off your cowboy boots and sink into the triple sheeted Serta Elite 1200 Plush mattresses with cozy comforters, and clouds of pillows in crisp white linens. Wake up with a power shower, and cozy up in a fluffy robe. Admire the prairie landscape murals, a nod to the Wild West heritage of the region, while relaxing in your comfy leather armchair in the warmly lit reading area.
An on-site gym ensures you keep to your workout schedule, and if you are traveling on business there are well-equipped meeting facilities. Whether staying for business or pleasure, allow the attentive concierge to help you make the most of your stay.
The hotel has a refined on-site restaurant for dinner, while the more casual Bernie diner is open for breakfast and lunch. If you would like to dine in your room, 24-hour room service is also available.
Ten – Cozy, curved banquettes in deep purple velvet, warm pink décor, and subdued lighting make for an intimate dining experience at Ten, the fine dining restaurant and lounge at Northern Hotel. Kick off with a Ten Craft Old Fashioned cocktail, and choose from dishes made with fresh local produce such as hand-cut Montana tomahawk rib eye steaks, locally caught trout, homemade pasta, and local cheeses.
Bernie’s Diner – Open for breakfast and lunch, come here for all your breakfast favorites, from stacks of fluffy pancakes with butter, syrup, and blueberries, to eggs, toast, and home fries. Enjoy the specialty coffees and the soda fountain while reclining on a comfy couch.
Northern Hotel’s prime Billings location is near many Montana attractions. The hotel itself is a destination with its historic Western charm, luxe ambiance, and upscale amenities. Shop for unique souvenirs at the gift shop, work out at the fitness center, toast to a great stay at the lounge, and dine at the two on-site restaurants - one casual and one fine dining.
Local attractions, theaters, shops, and eateries are just outside the door. A five-minute stroll from the hotel takes you to the Yellowstone Art Museum, the largest contemporary arts center in Montana. Find out about the earliest settlers and Native American tribes at the Western Heritage Center. Follow the self-guided downtown walking brewery tour, taking in six breweries, two distilleries, and a cider house. Explore the great outdoors, too, at the two national parks under the big Montana sky. Hike, bike, and spot bears, wolves, bison, and moose.
Local attractions include:
- Concerts, symphonies, operas, and performing arts centers
- Boutiques, antiques, and western wear speciality shops
- Sage Spa
- Golf at Eagle Rock, Lake Hills, The Briarwood, and the Yegen Golf Club
- Yellowstone National park and Glacier National Park
- Chief Plenty Coups State Park
- Little Bighorn Battlefield National Monument
- Moss Mansion Historical House
- Pictograph Caves
- Western Heritage Center
- Pioneer towns, forts, and mid-1800s copper boomtown
- Crow Tribe Reservation’s The Crow Fair (third week in August)
- Lewis and Clark Caverns
- Free summer shows and concerts, fishing, and rodeos
Located in downtown Billings, Montana, Northern Hotel is just five minutes from the nearest airport and close to local shopping, restaurants, and nightlife.
Billings Logan International Airport is 3.5 mi / 5.6 km from the hotel, and there is a complementary pick-up and drop-off service.
The hotel provides complimentary covered valet or self-parking.