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The most upscale lodging in the park, the creamy-yellow Lake Yellowstone Hotel channels the Downton Abbey spirit: From the elegant sunroom with picture windows of the lake to the fancy cocktails to the live piano music tinkling through the lounge most evenings, you could almost believe you’ve gone back in time to a more genteel era. First built in 1891 and fully renovated in 2014, the hotel has hung on to its Colonial Revival charm. Rooms are beautifully furnished, with large tile bathrooms; some have a lake view (although you’ll pay more for it). You’ll find older, more standard amenities in the standalone Sandpiper Lodge and cabins, but their proximity to the hotel’s glamorous common spaces make them a worthy way to save cash without missing out on the scene.