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Pony Express Motel

4 Firehole Avenue, West Yellowstone, MT 59758
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2015

Pretty much what you would expect for a budget motel. It's an older establishment (and it shows), but is clean and served its purpose. Our room was a single bed and the room was rather small. Parking could be an issue as it is on the main street and is first come, first served. No WI-FI , breakfast, or coffee---but,... More 

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Trenton, Georgia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2015

Found a room available and grabbed it because there was nothing else available. Didn't like leaving my vehicle parked on the road out of sight but we had to. The room was tiny and was in great need of renovating. Paneled walls, little beds and no air conditioner made for an interesting stay. The room was clean and everything worked... More 

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San Francisco
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2015

My family and I just had a 2-night stay at Pony Express Motel, and we were pleasantly surprised. This property is basically a no-frills annex of Brandin' Iron Inn. For less than $100, we got a 2-queen room. 1 bed is actually in a private room. We found the room spacious, clean and cozy. Brandin' Iron is just a short... More 

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Appleton, Wisconsin
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2015

After reading reviews and doing price comparisons, I was worried that this would be an old scuzzy motel. The price is about 1/3 - 1/2 the price of other outrageously priced hotels in the area. However I was sort of pleasantly surprised. We were in a cabin (#2) which had 2 queen beds...one in a private bedroom. It was large... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2015

We were on the road for 22 nights and stayed here for three nights. We would stay at this hotel again. The room was huge! Actually two separate rooms and a bathroom. Three total beds in all which was fantastic as my two kids didn't have to sleep together. The price was also great. It was very clean. It was... More 

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Meridian, Idaho
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2015

We just spent three nights at the Pony Express. It is rustic but, it's very clean and the beds are nice and firm if you like it that way. It's just down the street from Yellowstone and very close to eating places that you can walk to. The price is right because West Yellowstone isn't cheap. Would stay again.

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Montana
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015

cheap, clean, right at park entrance. 3 room suite is nice for a gang. close to everything. Part of the Brandin Iron hotel up the street. short walk to office. On edge of town, quiet. we like to fish in the park spring and fall.

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Westminster, Colorado, United States
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2015

We were told it had A/C and free breakfast but it had neither. We were encouraged to 'try to use' the adjacent sister hotel's wifi, it didn't really work. The rooms are very dated and run down. Barely any working lights in the room. The beds did the job and the location was convenient. Make sure to book early or... More 

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Randy R, Manager at Pony Express Motel, responded to this review

Hey Greg - The Pony Express is an economy Motel, with rustic character and charm. It isn't a perfect fit for everyone, but in a town where most rooms are sold for $200-$400 per night, the Pony Express is an attractive option that's under $100. We've taken great pride in maintaining this motel, and as you noted, the beds are... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2015

We stayed for 2 nights in a two queen room. Each bed was in a separate room for privacy. Large front bedroom and good sized bathroom. A value for the area and a good location as well. I would definitely stay again

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Riverton, Utah
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015

This was a great little place to have a short stay. It was very clean and comfortable. The employees were very considerate, friendly and accommodating. Super convenient location and an amazing price considering the going rates for other properties in the area. We would definitely stay there again.

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