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Main Motel

2.0 of 5 Motel   |   1101 Aultman Street, Ely, NV 89301
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Ranked #11 of 15 hotels in Ely
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Topeka, Kansas, United States
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The room was decent, but not as nice as we expected from pictures and previous reviews. First off, no wifi. The use DSL wired into the room. The outside looks like a dump and the person checking us in was scary. While lower priced than sum in the same market, I wouldn't say the price fit the experience.

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Sedona, Arizona, United States
19 reviews 19 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

Clean. Doesn't smell bad. Across the street from fun diner. Just a place to spend the night when you have had a long drive day. No amenities. Bring shampoo etc. Be sure to call for directions as your GPS information is inaccurate.

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Top Contributor
68 reviews 68 reviews
51 hotel reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

OK, first off there isn't much in Ely, NV. We're only there as a driving-on-thru. For 2x as much money you could stay at an overpriced Best Western down the street that is, quite frankly, as unattractive looking as this place. This isn't a chain, and the family who runs it seem quite argumentative (toward each other - not the... More

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Paradise, California, United States
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36 reviews 36 reviews
19 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

The Main Motel doesn't look like much on the outside, but our room was updated and quite comfortable. Lots of room on the sink counter, and the air conditioning was new, modern, and fairly quiet. The staff was extremely helpful with a booking problem, and was very accomodating to our needs. Considering that this is Ely, and there is a... More

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North Ogden, Utah
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

I was unable to pull safely into the parking lot due to people sitting in the spots with unsupervised animals and kids. The clerks were unconcerned with the situation and did not attempt to correct the problem. The customer service was nonexistent and the quality of the motel was unsatisfactory. Awful stay!

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Missoula, Montana
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2014

Friendly staff - the owners loved our dog. Convenient location. Breakfast was free, but poor quality. No fruit and a moldy bagel. The room was fine and clean but nothing special. I would not stay here again, but if I had to, it wouldn't be tge end of the world.

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Portland, Oregon
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32 reviews 32 reviews
11 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2013

Great value, quite clean, friendly staff & spacious room. Not a luxury place, but completely fine & a great deal in good location. Have stayed here twice now on trips thru Ely. I wouldn't hesitate to stay again.

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Schaumburg, Illinois
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82 reviews 82 reviews
74 hotel reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2013

I pass through Ely and I've been searching for a motel that is not too pricey but is adequate. The Main Motel does it for me. I received a single room for $59 after tax. It was spacious with fridge, micro, alarm clock, coffee maker. The room was very clean. The internet is both ethernet and wi-fi. The ethernet was... More

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Seattle, Washington
4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2013

Not great but not bad. For the price it was about right. However, it's not quiet, as the traffic along Aultman Street is quite busy, and the patrons of the mini mart across the street often have loud hip-hop music going on in their cars. The free breakfast is the same limited fare you see everywhere; I usually just grab... More

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Buena Park, California
12 reviews 12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2013

This motel is very small and doesn't look like much on the outside. The rooms are a good size; we have the 2 queen beds. There is a small sitting area at the entrance to the room with a table and 2 chairs, a small closer. The toilet/shower in a separate room with the sink area out in the open.... More

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Address: 1101 Aultman Street, Ely, NV 89301
Location: United States > Nevada > Ely
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Main Motel 2*
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Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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