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Motel Ely Budget Host

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1047 E Sheridan St, Ely, MN 55731-1744 See on map
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed
Business Centre
2 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I visited Ely for my annual canoe and camping trip but decided to arrive a day early to cut down on my travel for the day. I'm really glad I chose Motel Ely as it surpassed my expectations. Upon entering the office to check in,...More

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Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

Great stay. This motel is located in the perfect spot to see all Ely has to offer. It was clean and the host was great! He was very helpful and informative. We enjoyed this motel and would definitely stay again.

Thank 85cargirl
Response from MotelEly, Owner at Motel Ely Budget HostResponded 14 August 2018

Hi 85cargirl, thank you for staying and for taking the time to write you nice review. Glad you found lots to do in Ely! Hope to see you back. :)

Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

My son and I needed a place 1/2 way between Grand Portage and Voyageurs NP so stayed in Ely. There weren’t many options in town available. The room was clean and the staff all very nice. I couldn’t find a blow dryer in the room...More

Thank Colton M
Reviewed 21 July 2018

We booked 2 rooms for 2 days before our canoe trip and 1 day afterward. Very nice and friendly service at the desk. It’s located on the Main Street and most everything is within easy walking distance. And yes I will be staying there again...More

Thank Ohioborn57
Reviewed 16 July 2018

Prices good. room was clean but very small with one queen bed not much moving space, parking lot very small for modern cars. Very friendly operators, very helpful and informative. Air conditioner noisy but effective. Would stay again.

Thank Marilyn S
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AAA rated. Free WIFI accessible from all rooms. Impeccably clean comfortable rooms. Fridge, micro, in room coffee, and phones in all rooms. Walking distance to downtown. ...More Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Business Centre with Internet Access
Microwave
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Refrigerator in room
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
17
Price range
US$79 - US$126 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United States > Minnesota > Ely
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
17
Price range
US$79 - US$126 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United States > Minnesota > Ely
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"Large trucks don’t fit well in their parking lot so choose a end room"
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"Visit when you don't need to run the A/C"
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"Ask for a room away from the street. Be careful where you park."
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"The parking lot is small, but the owner moved his truck so we could park ours more easily."
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