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Silver Rapids Lodge

459 Kawishiwi Trail, Ely, MN 55731
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Silver Rapids Lodge
Ranked #18 of 28 Specialty lodging in Ely
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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English first
Ely, Minnesota
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2013 via mobile

Loved it! People where so nice... Not sure why people have neg. reviews? I usually never put a review. But before I came here I looked on the reviews and they where all poor. It's not the hilton.. It's a cute cabin!! Great service. We even called the bar and they made us pop corn:)

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Lafayette, Indiana
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2013

My wife and I booked a full hook-up spot in the campground and was very surprised that the spots were pretty small, but once we settled in it started growing on us, the staff is AWESOME, and they really worked hard to make us comfortable. The fishing boats and motors were in good condition and the boat docks were well... More

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Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Top Contributor
52 reviews 52 reviews
12 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2013

This is a hard review to write. CONS: The motel suite we had was very dated and worn. I could look past that as the view was spectacular and the room was very clean. The carpet was badly stained, but clean - I looked hard but could not find any dirt, fleas, bed bugs etc. The first night it was... More

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Gimli, Manitoba
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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2013

Made the mistake of arriving in Ely on a Friday evening without a reservation and was referred to this lodge - and I took the last suite left. Such a beautiful view - but everything in the suite was old and worn with badly stained carpets. All this was not great but bearable but when I turned the bed covers... More

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Wahpeton, North Dakota
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2013

We rented a junior suite to stay in for 3 nights while in town for a baseball tournament. The room was nice with 2 beds (1 double and 1 single). Full kitchen (stove, refrigerator, microwave, coffeepot). Couch and a nice wooden dining set. Shower was a little small, but that was probably the only small problem. Service was wonderful! Even... More

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Winnipeg, Canada
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17 reviews 17 reviews
9 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2013

Had an RV site for two nights. Treed area, full service, quiet and clean. The dock was a great place to go fishing on the river. Caught a 32" 9lb jack but lake limits said we had to put it back. The staff were very nice and even offered to deliver firewood to our site. The restaurant/bar looked like a... More

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mn
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2013 via mobile

We rented the "paradise". It is a nice big cabin with a great view. It also has a serious propane exhaust smell. We stayed one night with all of the windows open and realized it wouldn't work for us since we have a 3 year old and a 6 week old. The kids were cold and my wife and mother... More

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Green Bay, Wisconsin
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2013

After canoeing the Boundary Waters for 4 days, we were looking for a place to stay before heading home. Walked in Sunday 5/26 and paid for a junior suite. It was 7p on Memorial Day weekend, and they told us they were only serving dinner until 8p. Upon walking into our room, there was an incredible gas smell. So strong... More

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Ponce Inlet, Florida
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2013

I used to live in Ely and had to return for my mothers funeral. The accommodations were outstanding. It was still winter basically up there (not supposed to be lol) and we had a lot of people that were coming and going, the cabin we rented was perfect for what we needed, we had enough room for all to gather... More

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Deland
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2013 via mobile

Was called to Ely for a two day stay, and my company gives me a lot of freedom on where I stay. This place was mentioned to me before so I decided to check in there this time. What a nice retreat and break from the "run of the mill hotels". I almost had to call into work to take... More

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Also Known As:
Silver Rapids Hotel Ely
Silver Rapids Hotel
Address: 459 Kawishiwi Trail, Ely, MN 55731
Location: United States > Minnesota > Ely
Amenities:
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant
Hotel Style:
Ranked #18 of 28 Specialty lodging in Ely
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$

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