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Adventure Inn

#1 of 7 Hotels in Ely
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1145 E Sheridan St, Ely, MN 55731
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Burnsville, Minnesota
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Read the Trip Advisor reviews and chose Adventure Inn. We chose wisely. It is as advertised. Easy to find. Friendly, clean, comfortable and a very good value. We'll stay again on our next visit to Ely.

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Grand Marais, Minnesota
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We brought our little dog to Ely to go to the Vet. We stayed two nights. The owners and staff were very friendly and helpful. We found our accomodations very comfortable. The location was very convenient, right on the main street in town. The place was so clean that if we didn't know that pets were allowed....we wouldn't have guessed!... More 

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Sueedgington, Owner at Adventure Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words. When you arrived, our town had no electricity . You were so gracious and kind when I handed you a candle and asked you to be careful with flushing the toilet. Luckily, the electricity came back on after a few hours and all was well. All of us at the Inn want each of... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A bunch of us stayed in the eagles nest before big canoe trip. The room was great and a treat. But the people and the donuts at breakfast really special. Nothing less than a hootenanny of joy. I will return for a room, but really the donuts and wise charm of the help!!!

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Duluth, Minnesota
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

Went up to Ely for the Winter Festival. Decided to stay over night and choose Adventure Inn. First time staying here, booked a king Jacuzzi room- Room 102 in the Solar Building. What a great room. The room was awesome, décor was great and the room was very clean. Very reasonable rates. Great location for staying over night in Ely.... More 

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Geneva, Illinois
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17 reviews 17 reviews
8 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

Stayed here for a night before our trip out into the boundary waters back in July. Could not have been more pleased. The staff was first rae, very helpful and kind. They made sure we were all set up and got our trip off to a great start. Rooms were clean, comfortable and large. We had 5 of us in... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
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3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

We stayed here on Oct 25th. We were in a pet friendly room as we bring our dog with us. The place was packed with many guests and quite a few dogs. Our room was very clean - I could not tell at all that it was a "pet friendly" room. We had a nice size flat screen TV, a... More 

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Owatonna, Minnesota
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79 reviews 79 reviews
14 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

We have stayed here in the past several years ago and decided on a whim to visit Ely and try it again. We reserved a king room in the solar building, which is fairly new and on the first level. It was a pet friendly room also, which is great because we travel with our dog. The room itself wasn't... More 

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Osceola, Wisconsin
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3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

Homey, pet friendly rooms with reasonable rates (including the added fee for out pet). Our room was not fancy, but it was clean. The fresh pastries continental breakfast and good coffee was a bonus. We totally enjoyed the friendly helpful staff,and their truely EcoFriendly efforts.

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Sueedgington, Owner at Adventure Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words and taking the time to write a review. We try hard to provide a good stay at a reasonable price. Winter rates are now available so that makes our stay even more of a bargain. We are also welcoming for dogs and only charge $10/night extra. Hope that you will return to Ely again. More 

Maple Grove, Minnesota
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92 reviews 92 reviews
16 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

Stayed in Ely over MEA weekend. Spent 2 nights here. Property was a typical motel - nothing fancy, but nothing to complain about either. We stayed in room 21 - the second building, upstairs. Good location in the center of town. Clean room with space to move about - two beds, small table with two chairs, TV, micro, fridge. Liked... More 

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Sueedgington, Owner at Adventure Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review our Inn. Rm 21 is a nice room that is tucked away upstairs away from the rest of the rooms. Only a room across from you. We do not have peep holes and chains as Ely is a very safe community with little crime. We also attract family types and usually very... More 

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45 reviews 45 reviews
12 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

The staff at the hotel is very friendly and the eco friendly accommodations are a nice touch. They have a small continental breakfast available every morning. The bathroom did not have a tub but did have a nice stone tiled shower. Parking in the parking lot is limited and no overnight main road parking is allowed so if you arrive... More 

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Sueedgington, Owner at Adventure Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and the kind words for our staff. I was saddened to hear you did not have a restful stay at the Inn. I will try to address some of the comments. The gap under the door downstairs. It is there in part because we do not have carpet in the hallway or at the door... More 

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