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Sunrise Motor Inn
Ranked #26 of 29 Hotels in Cody
Reviewed 15 October 2012

Nice motor court property. New plush mattress in my King room. Good speed on internet as well. Great value for price. $49 low season.

Owner is Chinese and a very nice fellow. Gave us complimentary passes for the Buffalo Bill Historical Center (not to be missed).

  • Stayed: October 2012, travelled with family
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Reviewed 9 October 2012

You'll need two nights here to give you ample time to visit the Buffalo Bill Historical Center. The Center is next door to the motel. This is an older motel that has been completely refurbished. The only negative is a meager breakfast. But it has free wifi, and the Chinese owners are very helpful and friendly.

  • Stayed: September 2012, travelled as a couple
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1  Thank John M
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Reviewed 7 October 2012

Never stayed at a dirtier hotel ever, the bedding was dirty,the floor so gross it said no pets but there were several pets in room next to ours,should be cleaned up or shut down.the people needed to have someone check out there rooms before renting them out,the location is very good close to everything.

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  • Stayed: October 2012, travelled with family
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Reviewed 3 September 2012

But most likely has what you need, one way or another. The building is a little old, probably from the 50s but the rooms were very clean. There's a nice shaded sitting area in the middle of the parking lot. The breakfast in the morning was simple but it had the essentials and there's a public microwave in the guest laundry room. The front desk was especially friendly and helpful when directing us to the attractions in town. Would recommend for budget conscious travellers as this place seems like the best value for pricey Cody.

  • Stayed: September 2012, travelled with friends
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Thank Greg P
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Reviewed 17 August 2012

We were looking to stay at the Best Western Hotel by the name of the SUNSET Motor Inn. We mistakenly booked this place instead. It was a block away and it was quite obvious they chose this name so people like us would pick the wrong motel. We walked down to the SUNSET and it looked (at least from the outside) like a much nicer place. That being said, this was a decent place with very few frills. It is a block from the Buffalo Bill museum. The rooms are not very quiet - sound comes in the front door very easily. The towels in the bathroom are very thin and rough. The continental breakfast consisted of two types of cereal, Sunny Delight, coffee, hard boiled eggs, previously frozen glazed donuts and a couple types of bread, Needless to say, it left something to be desired. But, it was free, so...

  • Stayed: August 2012, travelled with family
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SunriseCindy, Manager at Sunrise Motor Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 19 August 2012

I would like to apologize for any confusion caused by the similarity between our names, however I assure you the names were not created with any ulterior motives. The reason why these names are quite similar is because originally both of these properties were owned by the descendants of Bill Cody himself.

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Reviewed 13 August 2012

This little place is a good value in pricy Cody, Wyoming. It is less than a block away from the Buffalo Bill Historical Complex. There are places to eat within walking distance or a very short drive. My friend and I had two queen beds in separated by a bathroom, sort of jack-and-jill style. It was perfect for a little break for both of us. There is a nice covered sitting area with tables in the front of the motel. The room has a 'fridge and was very clean. Although the place looks dated from the outside, who cares? We both slept well, although one night my friend could hear heavy snores from the room next to hers. The only drawback was the towels. They must have put extra effort into finding these large sheets of white sandpaper. But what is 1 minute of rough drying compared to everything else offered here? Stay here anyway.

  • Stayed: August 2012, travelled with friends
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Reviewed 11 August 2012

Pros: The location- It is walking distance to Cody, Wy attractions and 50 miles from the east gate of Yellowstone National Park. TV-basic cable including local news, which I find enjoyable.
Cleanliness-No smoke smell, but kind of stale. The towels and sheets were clean, floor clean, bathroom clean. Quiet place to stay despite being full.

Cons: The man and lady working the front desk were very grumpy during check in. He did seem happier later during check out. The room smelled stale. The plumbing was interesting - toilets took several times to flush. Needs a paint job. Mattresses very hard (but new according to sign). The price was high for the type of place, but cheaper then comparable chains.

Overall this is a great place if you need a shower and to sleep. If you are planning to spend your days sight seeing and only rest here, then it is a good value for the price.

  • Stayed: August 2012
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Thank Michael-SD2012
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Additional Information about Sunrise Motor Inn

Address: 1407 8th St, Cody, WY 82414-4131
Region: United States > Wyoming > Cody
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Suites Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
Ranked #26 of 29 Hotels in Cody
Price Range: £36 - £78 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Sunrise Motor Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 40
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