This historic property was first deeded in 1863, and has served various owners as an "Eating House", Butcher Shop, Saloon & Hotel, and Dormitory. Known as the Anaconda Hotel/Saloon, the property was purchased by Charles and Sue Bovey in 1946. Renamed for Bill Fairweather, the building was remodeled and reopened for business in 1946. In 2016 the property went through an extensive remodel, keeping all the victorian charm, and updating it to the premier property in our historic town.


Although the Fairweather Inn is far different from the simple 1863 restaurant that is preserved within its walls, the history of this building spans the Montana Gold Mining days from 1863 to 1935. Located in the heart of Virginia City within walking distance to all attractions, entertainment, and restaurants.

The Fairweather Inn

The beds and furnishings in the Fairweather Inn reflect the premier accommodations in Virginia City. High back beds on the main floor reflect the history of the 1860's. On the top floor queen size beds with steel bed frames reflect the late period gold mining years when the Fairweather Inn was a dormitory. Four rooms share facilities “down the hall” much like hotel rooms in the late 1800’s, the remaining rooms all have ensuite bathrooms. Your stay at the Fairweather Inn will set the stage for a unique experience in this historic 1800's gold mining community. It is truly "history to stay in..."


 Rates for rooms with private baths are 130 for two people. Rates for rooms with facilities "down the hall" are 95 for two people. The tax rate is 10%. Additional guests staying in any room are 10 per person. Call for mid-week pricing. Guests enjoy significant savings on tickets to the Nevada City Museum. Please ask when you arrive if you are interested in participating in the Stay and Play package.

The Corbett & Daem's Vacation Home

Dr. Daems was the first Dr. in the Montana territory and first elected Mayor of Virginia City, he also served in both branches of the Montana Territorial Legislative Halls. This home was used as a residence for the Daems family after its construction in 1864.


John L. Corbett was the U.S. Deputy Surveyor in 1868. He was also a talented cartographer and produced a number of early maps of the territory.


Both homes are now combined to provide five

bedrooms, a kitchen, full bath, and sitting area. The kitchen is fully outfitted with a stove, microwave, refrigerator, & coffee maker. There is also a washer and dryer for our guests to use.


The Daem's and Corbett Vacation Home is located in downtown Virginia City, within walking distance to all local attractions.


A minimum 3 day stay is required for booking the Daems and Corbett Vacation Home. The per night reservation is 170 plus taxes. Longer term rentals are available on request depending on availability.  Call for assistance on booking this property if you have any questions.

1 (855) 377-6823   or     1 (406) 843-5377

For the protection of these historic properties and the enjoyment of our guests, no smoking is allowed in the hotel. Please ask your desk clerk for directions to our smoking areas. Making your stay enjoyable is our job. Please don't hesitate to ask if we can help you in any way.

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