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Motel Ely Budget Host

#4 of 8 Hotels in Ely
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1.0 of 5
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1047 East Sheridan Street, Ely, MN 55731
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Iron Mountain, Michigan
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The Motel Ely is a wonderful place to stay at a very reasonable price. The owners are so nice and the motel is extremely clean and well maintained. My son and I had an enjoyable stay and will definitely stay there again. We were happy to have a refrigerator and microwave in our room. The northwoods decor was perfect for... More 

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Eau Claire, Wisconsin
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5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our first stay at Motel Ely and were were extremely pleased with the service, room and rates. The owners were very friendly and happy to chat with us, not like you often get at large chain hotels. They were able to offer us several good suggestions of places to go, restaurants to visit and activities around town. Check-in... More 

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MotelEly, Owner at Motel Ely Budget Host, responded to this review

Thanks for staying with us Travis and for your review :) We're glad you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you back again soon! More 

London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2015

We stayed here to visit the Wolf Center. Room was cute and clean. Excellent shower. Very good continental breakfast. Friendly staff. They even came to the Wolf Center to give us something we had left in the room.

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Thank Sue1000000000
MotelEly, Owner at Motel Ely Budget Host, responded to this review

Hi Sue, Thanks for staying with and for taking the time to post a review. Glad we were able to catch up with you to return your left item. Hope to see you again! Rog and Deb More 

Cleveland, Ohio
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2015

The owners of Ely Motel was very friendly and warm welcoming, I asked for a few things and without any complaints they accommodated me. The room was very clean and large. I would stay here again on my next visit. Thanks again we really enjoyed our stay. Betty W.

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MotelEly, Owner at Motel Ely Budget Host, responded to this review

Hi Betty, Thank you for staying with us and for taking the time to post your review. Glad we could accommodate your requests. We would rather have someone ask for something that will make their stay more comfortable than not saying anything and being unhappy! Hope to see you again soon, Rog and Deb More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2015

This is a "solid" Ely motel. Have stayed here many times over the years, under different owners but it's always a good stay. Room was clean and comfortable, even as busy as it is this time of year, and summer the room are pretty quiet, and that for me, (us) is huge. Need a restful night prior to heading into... More 

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MotelEly, Owner at Motel Ely Budget Host, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us and for taking the time to post your review. Glad you had a restful night sleep and enjoyable time in the BWCA. Hope to see you again soon! Rog and Deb More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2015

I have the pleasure of writing another review. My friend have been coming to Ely to the North American Bear Center for years. We always stay at the Budget Host. It is older, classic type of motel, complete with Neon and a "Color TV" sign. It could be on Route 66, and as a Route 66 type, count me in.... More 

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Hilo, Hawaii
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2015

The Motel Ely is a very comfortable, clean stay in Ely. The owners are very friendly, accommodating and helpful. The room was large and comfortable. Reasonably priced and located in the center of town, this was a good place for us to stay as we were traveling through the area.

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Chicago, IL
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2015

The owners are really nice people, and they have a good, if basic, motel. The rooms are clean, the beds are comfortable, everything is as it should be. There is even free wi-fi. I recommend the motel if you are in Ely.

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Thank Moonshadow51
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015

Room was very clean. Roger and Debbie the owners couldn't have been more helpful. They offered up places to see and to eat. They actually make you feel like family. We certainly will stay there again on our next trip Ely

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Parkers Prairie, Minnesota
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015 via mobile

The owners are super nice and accommodating. Very comfortable beds and pillows, just what we needed after a 300 mile motorcycle ride. It's a mom and pop that is well taken care of, close to restaurants, bars, park, and gas. I would recommend this hotel to people that spend their day out and about who want a comfortable room to... More 

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