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Mingo Motel

102 N Alder St, Wallowa, OR 97885
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014
jl98903 Port Saint John, Florida
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Port Saint John, Florida
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6 reviews 6 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

What a delightful find! The Mingo Motel is a gem among cobbles( as compared to most establishments in small towns)!! Beautifully decorated with locally and USA made linens and furniture. Rustic elegance is the best description I can think of. And with the "Blond Strawberry" café/coffee shop just across the parking lot is a wonderful addition. The combination of the... More

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Portland, OR
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

Wallowa is a small community, but the Mingo Motel is affordably priced and well situated, not far from Joseph and Lake Wallowa. The owners have provided clean, comfortable rooms. I think it's the best option for the price in the area. My wife and I were here for two nights. It was quiet, we slept comfortably and well, then pressed... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

I say best there is because it's the ONLY place in Wallowa. That said, it's a tidy little place, very humble, but clean and generally comfortable. It's been thoughtfully updated within the limitations of the 1950s/1960s-era construction. The room was clean and quiet, but the low-budget mattress could have been more comfortable. The town of Wallowa is tiny and not... More

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chase e, Owner at Mingo Motel, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to rate my motel. I am always open to suggestion on how to better my property and make your stay the best stay at any motel my size period. After reviewing your comment on our cheap mattress I did something about it. Firstly there were not cheap when I purchased they are SIMMONS DEEP SLEEP... More

Boise, Idaho
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2013

This may be the nicest little motel I have ever encountered. The hard-working owner has completely updated the rooms and decorated them with furnishings handmade by local artists. Everything is immaculately clean and well-maintained. Birdhouses and flower beds make even the outdoor benches attractive. My friends and I stopped the night before we started a backpacking trip into the Eagle... More

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Guildford, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2013

There were loads of Mosquitos in the room and bathroom so a good nights rest was not had sadly The rom was gloomy with an odd mural on the wall Otherwise clean and shower worked well Odd reference to rags for cleaning up

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chase e, Manager at Mingo Motel, responded to this review

This traveler had a beautiful room with new carpet and new paint. He stayed in room 8 and left the door opened for the mosquitos to come in. When he left he left the door open it took me 2 hours to kill the mosquitos he let in. He paid with tax $53.00 for the room. How can I control... More

Vulcan Alberta, Canada
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2013

Traveling through 3 states in 3 days on my two wheeled steed with day two coming into Wallowa OR. from a 2 hour stormy ride via the rattle snake [ 3d twistiest road in North America ]. My hopes that my booking at the Mingo Motel was the right choice. Was welcomed by the owner himself. He was expecting me... More

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Lewiston, Idaho
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5 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2013

This little motel is our new go-to place when we need to stay in the Joseph/Enterprise area. Just 17 miles from Joseph, it's close to all the fun, clean, quiet, and recently remodeled. The cinder block walls mean that there is no noise, while each room comes equipped w/ a microwave & mini-fridge. How did it save our bacon? Well,... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2013 via mobile

Cute, very clean motel offers a good, quiet rest in the beautiful Wallowa valley. Nice sitting area out front. Conveniently located...short walk to grocery store and restaurant, but not right on the highway so nice and quiet. Great value, very welcoming. Recommended.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2013 via mobile

We had a great stay in April. Very quiet! Of course we were one of two people that were staying there. The office manager (maybe owner?) was incredibly nice and helpful. Great location. Walking distance to coffee and breakfast in the morning... A great place to stay if you are looking for clean, simple accommodations.

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Vancouver, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2013

We (our family) booked out the place (almost). I think one trucker managed to get a room too. Pleasantly surprised that a budget hotel was clean and well maintained - The fellow at the front desk ( Chance was his name ) was very friendly and offered his assistance whenever he saw us. "Need anything, just ask" he kept saying.... More

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Address: 102 N Alder St, Wallowa, OR 97885
Location: United States > Oregon > Wallowa
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