The Ellerbeck Mansion Bed & Breakfast

140 North B Street, Salt Lake City, Utah 84103
Innkeeper(s): Debbie Spencer
  • Introduction

    The Ellerbeck Mansion is a historic Victorian home nestled in the heart of the charming and historic Avenues District of downtown Salt Lake City. We are big enough to meet your business and travel needs, yet small enough to provide you with the intimate grace of Victorian times. Renovated and restored to its original charm, the Mansion boasts hardwood floors, original moldings and stained glass, and period theme decor.

    The Ellerbeck Mansion is conveniently located at the corner of 3rd Avenue and B Street, in a quiet residential neighborhood just five blocks from the center of downtown Salt Lake City. Guests can walk to Historic Temple Square, the Church Office block, the new 21,000 seat Conference Center and downtown shopping. The mansion is a short 15 minute drive from the Salt Lake International Airport and just 30 minutes from a dozen famous ski resorts.

    Elegant Common Areas...

    Relax on the main floor or the upstairs gallery, both warmed by fireplaces and charmed with talk from our guests as you conduct business, plan your daily agenda, or relax before dinner. Large vaulted windows invite the warm sunlight while old books allow an escape for the mind. Rest and relax at the Ellerbeck Mansion.

    Each of our six rooms is decorated in seasonal themes, and has its own private bath. We serve breakfast in the dining room and provide you with the comfort and details that bring back the elegance of a more delicate era. Debbie, our innkeeper and manager, looks forward to meeting you and making sure your visit to the Ellerbeck Mansion Bed & Breakfast, and to Salt Lake City, is an unforgettable one.


    The Ellerbeck Mansion Bed & Breakfast Amenities…

    • Convenient Location: We are only 15 minutes from the Salt Lake International Airport.
    • Closest to Downtown: After a day on the slopes you are within walking distance of our downtown restaurants and nightlife.
    • Ski Storage: This service is FREE for our guests.
    • Ski Shuttles: Leave your vehicle here and catch a ride with the ski shuttles. We will help you with this easy way of getting to the slopes.
    • Private Bath: Each room has its own private bathroom.
    • Television: Each room is equipped with remote-controlled cable color television.
    • Wireless Internet:
    • Breakfast: A full breakfast is served to you in the dining room at the time most convenient for you.
    • Complimentary: Soft Drinks, popcorn, bottled water and hot chocolate are provided along with turndown service and evening chocolates.
    • Telephone/WiFi: Each room is equipped with an individual phone extension and there is WiFi connectivity throughout the inn.
    • Parking: Convenient, secure parking is provided directly behind the mansion.

    We look forward to seeing you at our door!

  • Area Attractions


    Temple Square and Related Sites

    Historic Temple Square and the adjacent blocks to the north and east contain a number of historically significant buildings for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Mormon). On Temple Square you will find the famous Salt Lake Temple which took 40 years to complete, the Tabernacle, the Assembly Hall and two visitor centers. The Church Office block, just across the street to the east, contains the high-rise which houses the Church offices, the Joseph Smith Memorial Building (previously the famous Hotel Utah), the Lion House, the Beehive House, and Eagle Gate. A newly constructed pedestrian mall joins Temple Square with the Church Office block and just across from Temple Square to the north is the new 21,000 seat Conference Center. Also located nearby is the Mormon Genealogical Library, which houses the largest collection of genealogical records in the world.


    Energy Solutions ArenaEnergySolutions Arena / /Utah Jazz

    The Utah Jazz play at the Energy Solutions Arena, located less than ten minutes drive from the Ellerbeck Mansion. Other sporting events located in nearby stadiums include the Buzz (triple A baseball), and the Grizzlies (hockey). The University of Utah also boasts excellent football and basketball teams. Go Jazz!!


    Hogle Zoo

    Utah's Hogle Zoo dates from 1931 and is located at the mouth of Emigration Canyon at 2600 E. Sunnyside Avenue. The Zoo is one of the most visited attractions in Utah and the top paid-for tourist attraction in Salt Lake City. It covers 42 acres and includes more than 800 animals.

    Hogle Zoo's top exhibits include Asian Highlands and Elephant Encounter. Little ones will enjoy the classic Zoo Train and new Conservation Carousel. Don't miss the World of Flight Bird Show during the spring, summer and fall. From Thanksgiving to New Year's Eve, Hogle Zoo is transformed into a winter wonderland with the popular Zoolights display.


    Salt Lake City Ski Resorts

    Within a 30 to 45 minutes drive, find yourself at one of twelve world class ski resorts. Home to the 2002 Winter Olympics, Salt Lake City is proud of its high quality, beautiful ski resorts which top the Rocky Mountains. Let us help you find your way to the best snow on earth!


    Old Deseret Village/This is the Place Heritage Park

    The Old Deseret Village re-creates the pioneering atmosphere of early Salt Lake City. Wander the dirt roads side-by-side with pioneer men and women, and watch out for the horse drawn wagons! This is the Place Monument, located near the Village, commemorates Brigham Young's famous words as he and his wagon train entered Salt Lake Valley for the first time, "This is the right place." The Mormon pioneers continued on from this spot and settled the Great Salt Lake valley.

    Great Salt Lake

    The Great Salt Lake is the remains of pre-historic Lake Bonneville. One of the world's largest inland bodies of salt water, the Great Salt Lake is a beautiful place to swim, boat, or just enjoy the sunset. Antelope Island, accessible by car, is an animal preserve where you can enjoy antelopes and bisons in their natural habitat. Also located nearby are the famous Bonneville Salt Flats, well known among car racing aficionados.

    Gardner Village

    Originally a grain mill, Gardner's Historic Village is now a collection of historic homes converted into quaint shops. Wander through the "lanes" and pick up hand-made lace and quilts, original paintings, old fashioned candy, victorian reproductions, and other items. The shops surround the old mill which now serves as a restaurant. A museum explaining the history of the mill sits at the center of the village.

    Historic Park City Utah: Main Street

    Park City is a historic town set in the heart of the mountains, only a thirty minute drive from down town Salt Lake. Wander the shops on historic main street, eat at the variety of restaurants, visit the factory outlet shops, ride the "Great Silver Mine Adventure", or visit the museum. If you miss the winter skiing, visit the Alpine Slides during the summer months.

    Historic Homes Tour

    If you enjoy historic architecture, be sure to visit the Utah Historic Society and pick up a copy of the self-guided walking tour. Tours vary in length, and take you through various time periods and architectural styles. This is a great way to get a flavor for the beauty of Salt Lake.

    City Creek Center

    You can walk to the new City Creek Center mall just 4 blocks away.  This unique shopping environment features a retractable glass roof, a creek that runs through the property, a pedestrian skybridge and more. This world-class fashion and dining destination offers over 90 stores and restaurants.  In addition, there is the Park City Outlet Mall and the VF Factory Outlet in Draper. Both are about a 30 minute drive from downtown Salt Lake. We can help you find your way!

  • Carriage House

    Free use of our beautiful Carriage House for your classes, club or business meetings when your group books 3 rooms or more!

    Create the perfect atmosphere for your next sales presentation, company training, or club meeting.

    The carriage house at Ellerbeck Mansion is the perfect place for your next business meeting. The warm rustic feel makes for the perfect training or sales environment.

    When you reserve the Carriage House you get use of:

    • Complete AV Facilities Including Video Projector
    • Surround Sound Audio
    • Free WiFi High Speed Wireless Internet
    • Folding Tables and Chairs
    • Coffee machine/Hot Coco Maker
    • Classroom Lighting
    • Microwave Oven
    • Cooler
    • Coffee Maker

    Warmly lit hardwood surroundings present a professional yet inviting atmosphere.

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