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Bristlecone Motel

700 Avenue I, Ely, NV 89301
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Ranked #2 of 15 hotels in Ely
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Anaheim Hills, California
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41 reviews 41 reviews
26 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stayed here for one night when passing through the area. There's not much in this town so it was a great surprise to find such a nice hotel. It was very clean, quiet (our room was away from the main street) and the staff was friendly and helpful. The WiFi worked well too. I would recommend to anyone passing... More

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Munich, Germany
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52 reviews 52 reviews
38 hotel reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stayed at the Bristlecone Motel during our trip across Northern Nevada on Hwy 50 based on the positive reviews here on Tripadvisor. We were not disappointed. When we arrived we were already stunned by the well trimmed and decorated front yard of the Motel. The grass would have made any Irishman jealous and you had lots of flowers and... More

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Tucson, Arizona
20 reviews 20 reviews
11 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a friendly place. Clean and, quiet with a good sized room. Coffee but no breakfast available. We have a dog and that was no problem. They charge $10 per night extra. It's close to a grocery store and many restaurants.

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Grass Valley, California
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed twice on this trip, 6/29 and 7/18. I've stayed at this motel 5 times, I'll stay here every time passing thru Ely. The rooms are always immaculately clean, the staff always extremely friendly and most helpful. The grounds are well kept with grass and tables to enjoy friendly conversation. A REAL GEM!

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Thank you for taking the time to review our motel. It's always nice to hear the feedback from our guests. I am pleased you enjoyed your stay :) More

Sacramento, California
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215 reviews 215 reviews
48 hotel reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We wanted a good quality, reasonably-priced place to stay during a drive across Nevada. Selected Bristlecone Motel after reading several positive reviews. Were were very happy with our stay. Several of the motels in the area seem run-down. This one is very well kept, both inside and out. Staff were friendly, prices reasonable, rooms clean and quiet. The only issue... More

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Alva, Florida
19 reviews 19 reviews
7 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

The Bristlecone Motel was a great value, handy, clean and with a very helpful staff. We enjoyed our two day stay while in Ely, NV. It is what I think a local motel is supposed to be - welcoming! I can think of nothing that would cause me not to recommend it.

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Mesquite, Nevada
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20 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

It was a big weekend in Ely and we were able to get a room here. Was certainly OK. They\have lots of "rules,:" that I often find amusing. Under a similar circumstance I would stay here again. They do need a better internet connection. It this world where we now live, a reliable fast internet connection is expected. No elevator,... More

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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

The Bristlecone in Ely is a very well-kept facility. The rooms and grounds are very clean. Check-in was quick. Coffee was available in the office and in the room as well. The WiFi was not great in our room but that was the only negative.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

Good night's sleep, comfortable beds, softest bath towels , a great place to stay. Very kind and considerate staff. Granite countertops, clean rooms, restaurant close by, Travelocity recommended. Great climate.

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Everett, Washington
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3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014

The hotel is located right on highway 93, so it was very easy to find. We were pleasantly surprised by how nice the room was! Very clean with solid surface vanity and nice towels. There was a refrigerator in the room, too. Hot drinks were available in the office, which was a nice bonus. The desk clerk was helpful in... More

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Address: 700 Avenue I, Ely, NV 89301
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Location: United States > Nevada > Ely
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Charming, home away from home atmosphere. The only motel in Ely with patio seating. We pride ourselves on cleanliness and courteous service to our customers. Great beds and linens. The motel is within walking distance of three restaurants. Free wi-fi and pets ok. In-room coffee. ... more   less 
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