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718 East Sherman Avenue, Coeur d'Alene, ID 83814-4147
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Flamingo Motel
Ranked #4 of 22 hotels in Coeur d'Alene
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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19 reviews 19 reviews
10 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We stayed in the Tuscany room! First of all, they have to much STUFF hanging on the walls, very dusty, which makes me think how the rest of the room has been cleaned! Our room smelled like urine, possibly from an animal, I said something to the owner and he said it was the air conditioner that smelled, it was... More

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sam2u, Owner at Flamingo Motel, responded to this review

Of course we are sorry for your experience. However, all rooms anywhere, your own home or any motel or office, will have a “musty” (not dusty) odor when the A/C unit is turned off particularly if it has been utilized for days in 97-100 degree heat, humidity and rainy, windy weather such as what we have been experiencing. Thank goodness... More

Atlanta, GA
14 reviews 14 reviews
6 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We just stayed at the Flamingo Motel for the second time, on our way from Seattle to Glacier National Park (the first time, we were on our way to Yellowstone). It is clean and quiet. The owners are very accommodating if you are coming in late or forget to leave your key behind when you leave the next morning (yeah,... More

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New York City, New York
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Loved this place!! We decided to stay here based on reviews & were extremely lucky because we didn't have a reservation, but just pulled in & they had had a cancellation that day. We ended up in the two room suite, which is a bit pricier than the other rooms, but the privacy was great as I'm a night owl... More

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Spokane, Washington
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53 reviews 53 reviews
7 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What do you measure a place like this against? More like three if you compare to a resort or hotel. But I'm looking at its category. Quite refreshingly better than their pictures. Couple owners from California who have taken this little spot and really classed it up. It is very simple and for the person who wants to venture out... More

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Plain City, Utah
18 reviews 18 reviews
9 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The nicest people run this motel. Each room has a theme to it. Ours was the Golfer's room which was very nice. My husband had never experienced the magic fingers machine which was attached to the bed so he put a quarter in and it did it's magic. Relaxed us after a long hot ride on our motorcycle trip. After... More

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London, Canada
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83 reviews 83 reviews
64 hotel reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed for just one night and loved it. The location could not be beat, within walking distance of everything you would want to see downtown and yet nice and quiet. We stayed in the "Beach Room" and it was really cute. We had a very comfortable king size bed, a little seating area, a fridge, and everything was spotless.... More

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Cranbrook, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just wanna say we stopped last minute here and the hosts were excellent . Loved our room and the privacy . Very quaint and the closeness to downtown and the beach was perfect . Location , location , location was awesome for a great time .

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Gig Harbor, Wa
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54 reviews 54 reviews
17 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

This is a quaint, fun motel within walking distance to the lake and restaurants. We stayed in the "Americana" room (think 4th of July, apple pie and mom) where it had a king size bed, 2 recliners and a stand with coffee makings, etc. They offer free DVD movie rentals if you are so inclined. The room was spotless. Highly... More

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14 reviews 14 reviews
14 hotel reviews
129 helpful votes 129 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

We stayed here in July 2014 and it was quaint and lovely. We turned down the Coeur d’Alene Spa/Resort to come here and spend our money wisely and so glad we did. This is so clean and tidy and close to everything. We ate at The Fork just a few blocks away and it was fantastic. Peterson’s grocery just down... More

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Fort Collins, Colorado
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

This is a VERY well run motel. The owner remodeled all the rooms himself - each with a different theme. I stayed in the " cowboy" room which was fun. Easy walking to many restaurants and the lake. Highly recommend this place!

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Address: 718 East Sherman Avenue, Coeur d'Alene, ID 83814-4147
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Location: United States > Idaho > Coeur d'Alene
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Also Known As:
Flamingo Hotel Coeur d Alene
Flamingo Motel Coeur d Alene
Flamingo Motel Idaho

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Like a B&B without the breakfast, all rooms have been remodeled with uniquely different themes. Eight one bed, three two beds & two are 2-bedroom suites (one with a full kitchen). Rooms are all street level with parking in front of each room. Situated within the seven blocks of "old downtown" Coeur d'Alene beside the Lake, all beaches, restaurants & art galleries are within walking and the street fairs, parades, marathons and classic car shows start right out front. ... more   less 
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