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Prairie Inn Motel

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264 Bear River Dr., Evanston, WY 82930
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502 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 192 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2015 via mobile

Just a big room with two beds and a bathroom with attached area to dress. All old but clean and they provide you with a microwave, a fridge and shampoos etc. A little weird with the front manager being called by a bell but he was friendly enough I guess. Overall it's just a clean place to lay your head.... More 

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Thank Palmgirl33
Dharmesh A, Manager at Prairie Inn Motel, responded to this review

“We are pleased that you enjoyed our large clean rooms. We appreciate your business and encouragement to others as they pass along Highway I-80. We hope you had a safe trip and will stay with us again next time you are passing through Evanston, WY.” More 

Colorado
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73 reviews
31 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2015

The motel is clean and the beds are comfortable. The rooms are spacious, but dated. The location is convenient to the interstate entrance/exit. The continental breakfast is very limited and the coffee is probably the worst I have ever had.

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Thank Fisherman01Colorado
Dharmesh A, Manager at Prairie Inn Motel, responded to this review

“Thank You for your warm review expressing how pleased you were with our clean spacious rooms and comfortable beds. We do apologize if you found the coffee to be unpleasing. We appreciate your input on the matter and always strive to improve our breakfast selection. We do hope you will stay with us again as you pass along I-80.” More 

Greeley, Colorado
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17 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015

I don't know what to say, exactly. It isn't what I expected, but the reviews were good enough for me to stay. I will say first off the room was clean and comfortable, bathroom clean, plenty of hot water, although in July I go cooler. Comfortable bed, I take my own pillow, motel pillows are not the best for a... More 

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Dharmesh A, Manager at Prairie Inn Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for staying at the Prairie Motel, we are sorry that you had difficulty navigating your way around the town of Evanston. We would be happy to give you directions to any place you are interested in visiting while staying here in the future. We pride ourselves on our clean rooms and are happy that you found them enjoyable... More 

Franklin Square, New York
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25 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015

Got to this room after a very long drive. Outside didn't look impressive, but the room was HUGE. Two queen beds and tons of space around them, refrigerator, microwave, free wifi, easy parking at your door. This room could hold several cots if traveling with children. Very reasonable rate. Actually had enough towels already in the room. Breakfast was disappointing.... More 

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Thank Karen L
Dharmesh A, Manager at Prairie Inn Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for staying at our establishment, we are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your room and recommended others to stay with us if traveling as a large group or with several children. We hope you will stay with us again if you are passing through Evanston, WY.” More 

El Granada, California
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14 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015

We needed an inexpensive and clean place to stay for an overnight during a long road trip. Prairie Inn motel fit the bill. An older motel, but was clean with shower that had good water pressure - always nice. Room, bed, towels, linen, and bathroom clean. There is microwave and small fridge - useful. Parking right outside the door. Also... More 

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Thank calnorth1
Dharmesh A, Manager at Prairie Inn Motel, responded to this review

We appreciate your positive reviews regarding our large clean rooms and amenities that we offer at our Motel. We do apologize that your air conditioning seemed to not work properly during your stay. We always strive to maintain our facility and have corrected the problems associated with the air conditioning. We also appreciate your insight regarding our continental breakfast as... More 

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18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015

I recently stayed at the Prairie Inn Motel on my way to and from the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally. I was looking for cleanliness, value and a good night's rest after riding 600 miles across Nevada and Utah in one day. I found the motel to meet all of the criteria I desired. This is an old school motel with parking... More 

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Dharmesh A, Manager at Prairie Inn Motel, responded to this review

“We greatly appreciated your returning business on your way to and from the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally. We do hope you enjoyed yourself this last year on your trip. Thanks to you, we kept in mind that our guests who are traveling on motorcycles may want to wipe it down before entering their rooms, and we kept older towels at the... More 

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12 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015 via mobile

We didn't want to spend too much on one night in a hotel, but didn't want poor quality, either. This motel satisfied our needs. The staff was friendly and accommodating from reserving the room in the morning to checking out the next morning. The room was spacious and had both indoor and outdoor access with a parking space immediately outside... More 

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Thank April D
Dharmesh A, Manager at Prairie Inn Motel, responded to this review

“Thank You for staying with us this last summer, we are happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay, appreciated the amenities and felt safe and secure. We are always looking to improve our facility and our service to our customers. Thank you for your insight and suggestions. We hope you will stay with us again as you travel thru... More 

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11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015 via mobile

This is a great, non chain, motel run by nice people. The rooms are enormous, clean and well maintained. The retro design is part of the fun. Good, simple continental breakfast is included in the price. What really stands out is the service. Everyone I talked to was super nice. Even when my husband accidentally broke the room key, the... More 

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New Orleans
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7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

My wife and I were heading to Oregon for a month of hiking and relaxing. We love staying at motels/hotels that step back in time. The people wete friendly and the room was clean and comfortable. They had a good breakfast and a easy time to eat. The staff were the best.

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San Bernardino, California
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24 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

My friend and I were nearing the end of our 2-week road and decided to try a local rather than a chain motel. BIG MISTAKE! We had read some fantastic reviews of this place but what a shock when we got there. The owner/manager came to the check-in desk wearing a t-shirt and pajama bottoms for starters. He didn't know... More 

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