Flashback to 1960

Flashback to 1960 when 1314 W Grove was a Travelodge. In 2007 it was renovated and reopened as the Modern Hotel and Bar. Later in 2010 the Modern Hotel was awarded the Orchid for Contribution to Historic Preservation. Read more about the Orchid award at http://www.preservationidaho.org/programs/orchids-onions/2010/modern-hotel-bar

Treefort 2014

Again this year we are blessed with the Treefort Music Festival. Great bands migrate north from the warmth of Austin, Texas and will breeze into town to warm up our city March 20-24. If you didn’t go last year, I’ll offer some words of wisdom–or what I’m proclaiming to be wisdom. Go to Treefort, indulge […]

letter from room 235

hi there, i am writing from room 235 where i just returned after a very lovely dinner and concert on the patio. i am just so in love with everything about your fine hotel that i HAD to write, right now, and tell you all. when we told friends we were traveling to boise to […]

The Modern Hotel & the Tree Fort Music Festival Package

Treefort Music Festival

The Modern Hotel is offering three hotel nights and admission to  the Tree Fort Music Festival The Modern Hotel is perfectly located in the heart of Tree Fort Music Festival country in downtown Boise. It is a stumble away from three of the top Tree Fort music venues–across the street from the Linen Building, around […]

The Modern Hotel’s Stay and Play Ski Package

Dang gina, this year stresses me out. I’m ambivalent about snow and cold. But this just isn’t right. NO SNOW. And it didn’t come until well after Elvis’s birthday on the 8 of January. I hate it. It makes me sad and anxious. It dominates my conversations. “I really wish it would snow” I’d say […]

Modern Art 2011

THE MODERN HOTEL IS ONCE AGAIN INVITING ARTISTS TO CHECK IN FOR THE NIGHT BOISE, Idaho (May 5th, 2011) – The Modern Hotel is opening its doors for the 4th annual Modern Art event on Thursday, May 5th from 5-9pm. Over 80 artists have been invited to participate in Modern Art 2011, and for one […]

Stay With Your Pet!

  Traveling with your pet? The Modern Hotel & Bar is now pet friendly. Imagine: sleek design, first class cocktails and a wooded courtyard for you and your bestfiend. Book Now (208)424-8244

Mad Men and Martinis- March

I have baggage, but not luggage… Another month of mid-century fun at The Modern Hotel and Bar. This month guests were captured as they entered the hotel to check in for another salacious affair. In addition to the usual martini glasses and Lucky Strikes, guests were encouraged to wield vintage luggage to highlight their mid-century […]

New Package- Modern Romance

Modern Romance Package Want a unique way to impress your partner? Steer clear of red roses and boxed chocolates… Throw on a 45, cork a bottle of wine and enjoy dessert for two. This package includes one night stay, free WI-Fi, record player rental and records, bottle of wine, dessert for two and breakfast. Want […]