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Bristlecone Motel

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700 Avenue I, Ely, NV 89301
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Idaho
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49 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Clean, reasonably priced, walking distance to restaurants, wifi, cable...hey what's not to like? That it was 13 below zero when we were there and our room stayed toasty and there was ample hot water certainly had us sold.

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Kent, Washington
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401 reviews
36 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 121 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2015

This is our go-to motel when we come through northern Nevada. It's conveniently located, the parking is spread out so you can park near your room, and it's in a quiet part of town. The rooms are clean and updated, there are plenty of towels, and the beds are comfortable. Best of all, it's reasonably priced.

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DesreeRamirez, Manager at Bristlecone Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review our motel. We are happy you enjoyed your stay.. All of us at the Bristlecone Motel look forward to your next stay.. Thank you again More 

Boise, Idaho
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7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2015

Not fancy or elegant, but clean rooms and very friendly staff and the best rates in Ely for the quality.. Rates are ~$76/nite which is perfect for a traveler who is looking for a clean room and comfortable bed for one night. Desk staff was very friendly and suggested several restaurants close to the motel. Best bargain in Ely.

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DesreeRamirez, Manager at Bristlecone Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review of our motel. We appreciate our guests input. We are currently remodeling some our rooms. If you pass through this way again I will be happy to upgrade you to one our our beautifully remodeled rooms.. Thank you again More 

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66 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2015

There are motels everywhere in Ely but many do not look very inviting. Bristlecone is definitely the best choice, if you don't want to stay in a casino. It is an older motel but very clean and the bed is comfortable. Also, the parking is set back a little from the rooms, so you don't hear people coming and going.... More 

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DesreeRamirez, General Manager at Bristlecone Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to give us a review. We appreciate our guests input. We take pride in our property and love to hear that people appreciate it.. Thank you again. More 

Gardnerville, Nevada
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49 reviews
25 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2015

Found this hotel doing an internet search. Nice decor, clean room, good price. No breakfast, but the price makes up for it. We would stay here again if passing through. We stayed on 9/26/15. The woman at the front desk was quite personable and recommended several places to choose for dinner.

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DesreeRamirez, Manager at Bristlecone Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review and your gracious rating.. We do now offer a continental breakfast, it includes donuts, pastries, muffins and fresh fruit. We hope you stay with us again if you are passing through More 

Las Vegas, Nevada
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104 reviews
20 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2015

This was our last stop for my sister-in-law & I on our 10 day Road trip. What a great find in Ely. The Bristlecone Motel was clean with back home extra touches. Our beds were covered with attractive quilts. The staff was very friendly and knowledgeable about the area. We were told that this was hunting season and that geologists... More 

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DesreeRamirez, General Manager at Bristlecone Motel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time and writing such a lovely review.. We really appreciate you.. We love to hear the feedback from our guests. Thank you again More 

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26 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2015 via mobile

Our room was very clean and spacious. The front desk staff was friendly and helpful. They do not offer breakfast, but they do offer coffe, tea, HOT CHOCOLATE & HOT CIDER in the front lobby! I'm not a coffee drinker so that was a pleasant surprise.

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Thank Kris C
DesreeRamirez, General Manager at Bristlecone Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to give us your feedback. Great news, we now offer a continental breakfast.. It includes donuts, pastries, muffins and fresh fruit. We hope you choose us again if you pass through. Thank you again. More 

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6 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2015 via mobile

This is an attractive, clean motel. Staff is friendly and helpful. I asked about restaurants and got good advice. The front patio area was well used by guests in the evening. Some might find that off-putting, but I thought it was kinda nice. I'd stay here again.

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Sydney, Australia
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98 reviews
61 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2015

Nice clean motel right on US50 although the room we had was very quiet. We were in room 232 which was the last unit on first floor and had another unit next door. These two units had their own internal stairs so we had no noise from next door. Clean spacious unit but a bit on the dark side as... More 

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Thank Carmen D
DesreeRamirez, General Manager at Bristlecone Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write such a nice review.. The room you stayed in just got a beautiful make over. It is completely remodeled. From the granite counter tops to the 50 inch TV. Its beautiful. We also now have a continental breakfast that includes, donuts, pastries, muffins and fresh fruit. Thank you again for writing a... More 

The Dalles, Oregon
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73 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2015

Very nice motel, very clean. We would recommend requesting the bottom floor for sure. Steep stairs and Ely is 6500 feet, you do tire easily. The rooms are large by motel standards, especially for the price.. Would stay there again.. Good view, but not a lot to see.

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