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Schmalz's Red Pole Ranch and Motel

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We are located in the East Yellowstone Valley between Cody Wyoming and Yellowstone National Park. We specialize in overnight stays with special longer stay rates, Weddings, Family Reunions, and Memorial Services. Lofty snow-capped peaks are visible across the valley from the Ranch!
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Non-smoking hotel
Public Wifi
Wheelchair access
Room features
Air conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Family Rooms
Non-smoking rooms
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574 Stagecoach Trl Yellowstone Park Highway, Cody, WY 82414-7897
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Yellowstone Regional Airport16 mi
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We stayed one night in August 2017 on our drive through to Yellowstone. We had booked on line through our American friend who was travelling with us. We had made the booking in early 2017 as part of our US and Hawaii trip. She did make us aware that just before we arrived there
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Booked to stay here back in October via booking.com and the full amount for the room was taken despite saying it would only be a deposit. Was not so bothered as was only going to have to pay it anyway. A few weeks before we were due to go we had an email from booking.com saying
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Booked this motel for a one night stay. They were supposed to bill my credit card 70% of the nights stay, with the other 30% due when we arrived. They billed my card 100%. No problem I thought, would have to pay it anyway. Two days later, they charged my card 100% again. Called
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Got there an we were put in a dirty room. Still had food from other guests in fridge, soiled kitchenette area, and the floor was gross. Dust everywhere. We asked to have it cleaned and they told us it had been, but they were rushed (umm, not busy looking when we got there).
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We booked a room for one night and paid well in advance. They cancelled the reservation one day before we arrived. So far, they did not reimburse us. When I phoned, they did not pick the phone, and there was a message stating that the box was full so that no message could be
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The view from our bedroom window
First view of the Ranch when we arrived!
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What is your cancellation policy? Thanks, Susan
We SAW IT Joan! It was WONDERFUL! Thank you SO much for your review!! Love people like you! Patty Jo
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Sorry I do not know as I did not post any pictures myself but it was a great place to stay.
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Wonderful place! There is a Walmart in Cody makes it easy to buy food and you will need mosquito repellant!
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"Don't go unless you want scammed"
"Just stay away."
"Go somewhere else"
"If coming from the east get dinner before arrive. Restaurants are not close."
"If you need anything at all just ask Patty jo or Don or their staff and they will know the answer."
schmalz`s red pole ranch hotel cody
United StatesWyomingCody
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