The Super 8 is the only chain motel in the small town of Cooke City, along US 212 in the deep, wooded valley of Soda Butte Creek, 4 miles from the northeast entrance to Yellowstone National Park
. Besides the park there is much other scenic land nearby, including the Gallatin National Forest, Custer National Forest and Absaroka-Beartooth Wilderness. The motel has a log cabin style, with 33 guest rooms (some containing a hot tub bath), and amenities of wi-fi, laundry, free continental breakfast and a meeting room. All the shops, restaurants and bars in town are within a quarter mile walk along the highway.