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Pony Express Motel

4 Firehole Avenue, West Yellowstone, MT 59758
Pony Express Motel
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

Not being sure how big of room I needed for a group road trip stay, I made a reservation explaining I might need to change. They were so helpful. Checkin was really easy. The room was clean and the lodge pole beds were neat. The kitchenette was very convenient. Great stay. I'd definitely stay there again.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

Stayed at the Pony Express for one night on our way to Glacier National Park. The Pony Express is clean - spartan in amenities, but a really quiet easy to access the main part of town. Not expensive by any means and good value for your dollar in West Yellowstone. Beds are comfortable and the room was very quiet. Room... More 

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Rochester, New York
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

When asking about their wifi password, I received a very rude response from the front desk. The man who answered my inquiry sassed and humiliated me and was very lazy in replying. I was shocked at their attitude to their customers. Advertises their free wifi, but the wifi only works for about 4 seconds before the connection goes down. The... More 

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Sevenoaks, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014 via mobile

Spent one night in suite 18 as recommended locally. Loads of space for a big family, living room had a/c, kitchen was huge. Located just outside entrance to Yellowstone Park it's the perfect way to start the day before it gets busy. Great value but don't expect 5 star luxury!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

We expected a hole and was surprised for the good. Basic but clean and with style (unlike most motels we were in before). Most of the furniture are original from the 50's and 60's. The beds were comfortable and overall very good experience.

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Seattle, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

When we pulled up, we didn't know what we had gotten ourselves into. But the price was right and the reviews from other travelers were good so I opened the door. Very happy! The place is very clean and the beds were comfortable. We stayed in number 5, it has two queens in two rooms. The bathtub is deep and... More 

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Budapest, Hungary
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2014

We disagree with the bad reviews since this place was a perfect choice right next to the west entrance of Yellowstone National Park. We chose this motel mainly because of the reasonable price. In the area this was one of the cheapest option and we couldn't have a better three days in West Yellowstone. We arrived late in the evening... More 

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Purcell, Oklahoma
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23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2013

This place has the basics - hot water, 2 lights in the room. The heating system is good, easy to use. However, the TV in several rooms has terrible reception, and when we mentioned that to the front desk staff, the response was "That is not our problem, we pay for the cable to get in there, and there is... More 

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San Jose, California, USA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2013

Have stayed at this motel many times when visiting Yellowstone. This place could be described as "rustic" with its all-wood architecture and 50's furnishings, but it is absolutely charming and kind of fits the wilderness atmosphere of the region. Rooms are spotlessly clean, spacious, and carpeted, but there are no "frills" like telephones or air conditioning. Old-time screened windows can... More 

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Peachland, B.C.
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2013

5 family members met in West Yellowstone. We had booked the suite at Pony Express Motel and couldn't have been happier. It was clean, comfortable, very roomy, and for West Yellowstone, VERY reasonably priced. There are two separate bedrooms with a queen bed in each, a dayroom with two twin beds, and the living room had a hide-a-bed. We didn't... More 

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