Largely, Winnemucca is reached via Interstate-80 coming from the east (Salt Lake City) or west (Reno), and by Highway-95 coming from the north (Boise) or south (Las Vegas). In addition to bus service, Amtrak passengers may disembark at the railway station.
Winnemucca is in Basque country, and hosts several Basque restaurants, including tradition family style dining at the Martin Hotel and Winnemucca Hotel, and restaurant style dining at Ormachea's and San Fermin. Don't pass up the chance for some Picon Punch!
Sid's diner serves fantastic homestyle food. It's just past the Holiday Inn Express, south of I-80.
Best Western Gold Country Inn, 921 W Winnemucca Boulevard, (775) 623-6999, Toll-free: (800) 346-5306, Fax: (775) 623-9190, .
Best Western Holiday Motel, 670 W Winnemucca Boulevard, (775) 623-3684, Toll-free: (800) 262-8901, Fax: (775) 623-4221, .
Holiday Inn Express, 1987 W. Winnemucca Blvd., (775) 625-3100, .