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Redwood Falls, Minnesota
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The initial impression of this place is really a good one, especially if you are a fan of older buildings with character. The lobby has sparkling chandeliers, tons of warm woodwork throughout the lobby, an enormous fireplace, large, expansive stairway, marble pillars, great architectural features everywhere you look! And then we checked into our room. The bathroom was sufficient, but...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A bargain especially if you love old charm! New Television. Clean. Friendly staff. A short walk to the casino action! I'm sure I will stay there at the Silverado/Franklin again. Breakfast burrito was fantastic.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The lobby is beautiful, the gentleman that hold the door are so sweet, and the restaurant (Legends) is outstanding. The rooms, however, are sooooo outdated, there's obviously issues with the maintenance of the rooms. Our bathroom ceiling was, literally, peeling off. It was quite noisy and super musty smelling (and, cherry on top, you can't open the window). For $30,...

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The good: The gentlemen that waited at the front door to great customers were some of the nicest people we met the entire weekend. The main lobby area was remodeled +10 years ago, however was the nicest portion of the hotel. The bad: When my husband and I checked in, I could tell walking down the hall that this wasn't...

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Bucyrus, Missouri
Reviewed 2 January 2017

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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Thank dod65483
South Dakota
Reviewed 21 December 2016

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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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
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 

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Address: 709 Main St, Deadwood, SD 57732-1011
Region: United States > South Dakota > Deadwood
Price Range: £27 - £101 (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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#16 Casino Hotel in Deadwood
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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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