Modern Luxury With a Helping of Warm Western Hospitality, the Rustic Inn at Jackson Hole is the Perfect Creekside Getaway for Any Season
Written By: Dan Krefft
Photography By: Robert Miller Rustic Inn at Jackson Hole
Amidst towering aspens, a crackling creek and lush greenery, the Rustic Inn at Jackson Hole remains the ultimate in small town luxury with a touch of vintage charm. Just outside of downtown Jackson, the resort sits on 12 beautiful acres, offering guests the finest in outdoor activities and wildlife fun. Here are five reasons to make the Rustic Inn at Jackson Hole your next vacation destination.
1 | Dine and Unwind Rustic Inn at Jackson Hole
The cozy comfort of the Rustic Inn Bar & Bistro makes it a great place to gather the entire family at the end of a long day. The locally sourced menu features American-inspired cuisine, including delicate pan-seared trout and mouthwatering bison tenderloin. Start or finish your meal by sipping on a signature cocktail from the bar or perhaps a glass of red from the wine cellar. Guests rave about the gourmet daily breakfast buffet of eggs, crispy bacon, potatoes, along with a variety of pastries, fruits, coffee, teas and fresh juices.
Native Knowledge: The resort claims to have the best bacon in town. They cook thick-cut pork extra crispy and then dip each piece in the deep fryer.
2 | Spa Day Rustic Inn at Jackson Hole
Relax your soul and indulge your senses at the Inn’s luxury full-service spa. Located in the private spa suites building, the space serves as a sanctuary of solitude and rejuvenation. For all you couples out there, don’t miss out on their enhanced couples massage experience! The 30-minute “Mountain Tune Up” is just what the doctor ordered for those achy muscles; plus, it is also a great way to adjust to the altitude.
3 | Adventure Awaits Rustic Inn at Jackson Hole
Just a hop, skip and jump away from Grand Teton and Yellowstone National Parks, adventure-seekers can enjoy the resort’s year-round outdoor activities. Hit the slopes and enjoy world-class skiing and snowboarding during ski season; the summer months are ideal for hiking, golf or just relaxing creekside with your fishing pole. “Even experienced anglers will be impressed by the size of the trout they can catch in our exclusive stretch of Flat Creek,” explains Rustic Inn Representative Courtney Carter. “We have also partnered with the Jackson Hole Fly Fishing School to offer fly fishing casting lessons for our more adventurous guests.”
Native Knowledge: Every year at the end of March in Jackson Hole, racers face-off in the World Championship Snowmobile Hill Climb. Catch a glimpse of your favorite riders at the resort after they tear it up on the powder!
Looking for the best in luxury accommodations? Look no further than the extravagant one-and two-bedroom spa suites, which offer all the contemporary comforts of a five-star hotel with exclusive access to a private bar, hot tubs, firepits, patios and even your own personal butler! The Grand Balcony Suite features a furnished patio with a fireplace, four-person hot tub and room for up to 12 people. Feel free to utilize the spa facilities before or after you enjoy a daily cooked-to-order breakfast.
5 | Nature Calls
The crystal-clear waters of Flat Creek flow through the resort, helping to create a thriving natural habitat. You can enjoy a long walk around the wetlands or just settle into an Adirondack chair in front of the fire to roast marshmallows and make smores with the family. If you’re lucky, you might even catch a glimpse of an elk! With the help of both local and national environmental organizations, “wildlife has returned to the property,” says Carter.
Rustic Inn at Jackson Hole
475 N Cache St
Jackson, WY 83001