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Motel Ely Budget Host

#1 of 7 Hotels in Ely
Certificate of Excellence
1.0 of 5
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1047 East Sheridan Street, Ely, MN 55731
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Ranked #1 of 7 Hotels in Ely
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3 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
swrzivi Metro Minneapolis-Saint Paul, Minnesota
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  • 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
    5 of 5 stars
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Metro Minneapolis-Saint Paul, Minnesota
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Nice clean rooms, updated baths. very friendly staff, will go back in Oct for my hunting season. Good location its in main down town Ely close to almost every thing you'd need , big lake , water fall, I'd recommend to every one

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The couple that runs this place are some of the nicest folks I've ever met in Minnesota. They were so friendly and so accommodating. I would stay here over any other place in Ely just for that reason. Rooms were in great condition. Beds were super comfortable. If youre traveling on a budget, make this place your first choice, you... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A fun weekend in Ely started at the Motel Ely. Friendly and informative Host Roger welcomed us and gave us great tips for local dining and sightseeing. Room was clean and the bed comfy! Would definitely stay there again.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Starting a trip into the bwca requires a good night's rest. I have always had that specific experience here. The owners are more than just hospitable, and the rooms are spacious and clean. Rates are the most fair in town. Enjoy a night here, and I bet you will come back, not just to Ely

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Cohasset, Minnesota, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

Motel Ely is a great place to stay. I was in town for a workshop all weekend at the International Wolf Center. It was very close to where I needed to be with a very clean and spacious room right in the middle of "downtown". Close to shops and restaurants. The owners are very friendly and helpful. There was a... More 

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Metro Minneapolis-Saint Paul, Minnesota
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

We've been looking for property in the Ely area and have been up several times but this was our first stay at Motel Ely. It had everything we needed, the wifi worked great and there is a computer in the office with a printer which they let us print several items! The room was very clean and the breakfast was... More 

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

Hi Mary, Thank you for taking the time to write your review and for staying with us! Good luck with your search, and until you find "the" property you're looking for we'd love to have you stay with us. Rog and Deb More 

Stillwater, Minnesota
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

We have a place north of town, but decided to spend a winter weekend in Ely. Debbie and Roger were very welcoming to all guests. The facility is very clean and the amenities are basic, it's all you need when enjoying the great north.

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

Thank you for taking the time to write your review :) It was a pleasure having you stay and if need be we hope you chose to stay with us again! Hope you enjoy your place this summer. More 

Duluth, Minnesota
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

I was there for an overnight while my dog was at the Ely Veterinary Clinic ( a very good clinic by the way.) and was pleasantly surprised by the size and cleanliness of the room. Will stay there in the future.

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

Thank you for taking the time to write your review and for staying with us. We are very fortunate to have the wonderful vet clinic that we do in Ely. Hope everything works for your dog friend :) More 

Beldenville, Wisconsin
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

Went to Ely to dog sled and stayed the first night in town at Motel Ely Budget on main street. Very clean and the beds were so comfy. Hosts were friendly and showed us around town, ice sculptures shopping, hiking trails tips on organic food store etc. If you need anything ask. We will be back again for sure very... More 

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

Karen, It was so fun to have you and Consty stay. Glad your dog sled trip was fun, you did get lucky after the first pretty cold day! Thank you for taking the time for writing your review and we're glad you enjoyed your room. Come again anytime! More 

Cloquet, Minnesota
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

It sure was nice to stay in a very clean and comfortable room while I was there for business. Great service and very comfortable beds!! I will recommend them to all of my clients. The owners were very nice to deal with

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

Thank John for taking the time to write your review AND for staying with us. We enjoyed having you and hope the next time you're in town for business again you stay with us! Rog and Deb More 

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