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Bucyrus, Missouri
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had an online reservation for a room in the historic hotel, however when we checked in they had us booked in the motor lodge across the street. All the regular rooms in the historic part were occupied. A suite was available so they give us that for the regular rate. We really enjoyed our stay and if we are...

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South Dakota
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First things first - this is a historic hotel. I love historic hotels. But these hotels have their very own quirks and issues. If you don't like historic hotels you won't like the Franklin. The issues I had on this particular trip had nothing to do with the hotel. It was an employee. One in particular. During my stay it...

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1Thank treasuredude
North Dakota
Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

I have hesitated on reviewing this hotel... but if it helps someone else not to go through it....Here we go... The main floor and Legends Steakhouse are excellent...as is the gaming complex across the street. Unfortunately, that is where it ends...Hotel is old, beat up, modestly maintained, decorated with a hodgepodge of furniture from the last 100 years. Although the...

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1Thank Abner10
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Great Place.....fun People who work there....We arrived and were able to watch the Nebraska Football Game....wound up with 15 or 20 total watching. The staff is friendly....and the Rooms are clean...(5 staff clean 90 rooms)....always enjoy staying here....we have many times...probably our favorite place in Deadwood!

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Dartmouth, Canada
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Hotel has the charm of turn of the century. The rooms need some renovating but loved it. For $20 per night special, you cannot beat it. The rooms reminded me of being back at my grandmother's house in the country. We will be back. You're stay comes with one free drink per day per person in the group.

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Saratoga, Wyoming
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

We stayed at the Franklin hotel for our anniversary. We had the most delightful suite, it was called the Kennedy Suite. The room was so historic and beautiful. Filled with antiques that were just lovely. I see that some people have said that it is run down and not in good shape, I would totally disagree with that. It is...

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Reviewed 3 October 2016

the look of the building and hallways looks historic but when you get into the rooms not so much. They do have the cool, old time push button light switches but the furnishings were less than desirable. The bed skirt was torn, there was hair and a bug on the pillows of the bed. The room only has a small...

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2Thank Chels1411
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

I stayed here the first time on my 21st birthday, and now my husband and I always try to stay here whenever we visit Deadwood. It's historical. As such, we are well aware that it's imperfect. Cleanliness hasn't ever been an issue when we've stayed, nor should it be - old isn't synonymous with dirty. This certainly isn't the place...

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Reviewed 13 September 2016

We were traveling with multiple family members and stayed at the Franklin because we wanted to stay on Main street and there were no other places available were with enough rooms for all of us. I was very sad to see such a majestic historical building is in such a run down and sad shap. All of our rooms were...

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Reviewed 2 September 2016

This has to be the most disgusting hotel we have ever stayed in!My first clue should have been,when they directed us to the fire escape door as the best way to get to our room. We were directed to park in this "shady" back parking lot. When we entered the hotel we were mets with an odor,that smelled like a...

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The Silverado Franklin Historic Hotel and Gaming Complex is located at the Top of Main in the Historic town of Deadwood, SD. The Silverado & Franklin feature over 375 state of the art slot machines, 22-blackjack tables and 5 live poker tables in one of Deadwood's most elegant poker rooms. Callahan's Irish Pub and the Veranda (seasonal) serve all of your favorite spirits as does the lounge at the Silverado. Crab Festival every Friday and Saturday. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Silverado Franklin Historic Hotel & Gaming Complex

Address: 709 Main St, Deadwood, SD 57732-1011
Region: United States > South Dakota > Deadwood
Price Range: RM147 - RM513 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Silverado Franklin Historic Hotel & Gaming Complex 2.5*
Number of rooms: 75
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Silverado Franklin Historic Hotel And Gaming Complex
Silverado Franklin Historic Deadwood
Historic Franklin Hotel
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“Get the suite.”
 of 5 bubbles dod65483, 1 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Rooms are named after famous people that stayed in the room like the John Wayne room.”
 of 5 bubbles WestcliffRegular, 19 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Go to another Hotel!”
 of 5 bubbles PeggyM612, 1 Sep 2016 | Read review
“It's pretty old so there's a lot of noise in the halls, and rooms next door. Have never stayed in a suite so not sure about them.”
 of 5 bubbles jpete2016, 4 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a corner room with view of the street”
 of 5 bubbles HaleyPmn, 11 Jul 2016 | Read review
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