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Ephraim Shores Motel & Restaurant

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10018 State Road 42 (Hwy 42), PO Box 166, Ephraim, WI 54211
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Monticello, IA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2015

This was a very affordable motel. A very spacious room with a mini frig, microwave, & mini sink. We were informed shortly before our stay that the restaurant above the motel had closed. So, we took our own breakfast foods & made use of the microwave. The only thing I did not like was that the bed was to firm... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015

What a wonderful room we had! The bed was comfortable and the bathroom was spotless with a jetted tub! I would definitely stay here again. Ephriam is a dry town so just to let you know. There is no smoking on the property including the parking lot. We did not mind either of those things because we would set out... More 

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Thank Sheryl B
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2015 via mobile

This was our first trip to Door County so we knew absolutely nothing about the area. We had initially chosen a different hotel in Sturgeon Bay to stay in but after following reviews here on Trip Advisor, we decided to cancel the reservation. We found this motel on Trip Advisor and decided to give it a shot. We will most... More 

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Atlanta, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2015

Friendliest people at the desk, a spotlessly clean room looking out over the bay, a great jacuzzi, a lovely indoor pool and whirlpool--and this hotel was reasonably priced for all of the amenities. The grounds were also well-kept. It was easy to see and feel the pride with which Ephraim Shores is run.

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Central Wisconsin
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2015

I have great memories of this hotel going back to my childhood in the 80's. We still most often choose this hotel for our Door County vacations because of how happy we've always been with the hotel, it's location, the friendly staff and the overall experience. None of the hotels in Ephraim are directly on the water, but most have... More 

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West Bend, WI
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2015

'haven't been there for a while--such a nice place. Clean, nice rooms--microwave and refrigerator. Nice, peaceful location. Lounge chairs all over. Indoor pool. 'didn't realize that their property extends on bay side--lovely place to watch the sunset.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2015

My sister and I enjoyed a mini vacation in Door County. We spent 3 nights at the Ephraim Motel as our base. The motel is a wonderful place. It is an older motel with an indoor pool, beautiful grounds, and the only thing between the motel and the bay side of Lake Michgan is a street. We had a room... More 

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New Richmond, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015

We have been to Door County many times but this was our first stay at Ephraim Shores Motel. The rooms are immaculate and the views of the lake are breathtaking. We went to their lake front area, which is great since it is their own private beach area. There is supposed to be a beach area as well, however, there... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2015

We keep going back to this gem year after year. The views are fantastic of Eagle Harbor, and they have their own pier and beach, with plenty of space for lounging above beach to watch the activity in the harbor. Rooms are nice. Indoor pool and hot tub are great.

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Decatur IL (USA)
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

We stayed in Room #101 (King) for 4 weeknights - our friends were in the adjacent Room #103. Room #101 is a little larger - with a couch and table for 4 - we wanted more room to play cards at the end of each night (but we were always too tired to do that). There was a good-sized fridge... More 

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