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Prairie Inn Motel

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264 Bear River Dr., Evanston, WY 82930
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 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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3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Large rooms and large common areas. Indoor outdoor entrances. Good laundry. Very nice old travel accomodation style. (-_-) zzz Alota wood grain in rooms adding to wyomings wilderness feel. Good sound proofing.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This place is a great value. Big, clean rooms and everything worked fine. We were able to park right outside our door, which was important to us. Inexpensive and convenient, it is a very good choice for a stopover. Was pleasantly surprised that there was even coffee and a continental breakfast available. We had coffee but went next door to... More 

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Cincinnati, Ohio
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

WOW! Where do I start? First, stay here! If you are doing a search right now, the search is over! (Hope that there is a room available) and get there and enjoy your stay....just like I did! This is a true secret in the West! I never thought I would ever find a place that has that 50s retro feel... More 

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

I've stayed many times at Prairie Inn and I have always Ben pleased with this local motel. It's quiet, rooms are divided by block walls, no sound from neighbors. Beds are decent, no back aches in the morning. And friendly service. It's convenient just off the highway. Breakfast fare is continental, if you want full breakfast, there is a awesome... More 

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Evanston, Wyoming
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26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

This motel is a true blast from the past, with its midcentury style and retro rooms. But don't assume that it's shabby - it's not. For a great price you will get a huge, clean, comfortable room. The retro details are just added fun.

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Lexington, Oklahoma
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014 via mobile

This was the 2nd stay in a year walked into the lobby slash livingroom owners kids with their backpacks laying in floor. I heard from back someone ask if anyone was there. He shows up looking he just got out of bed. Got checked in room was nice TV was dated and reception was poor bed was ok. Shower was... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

This room was very simple and very dated. You could see the attempt to keep the rooms clean. However the towels had many stains on them, some that appeared to look like washed blood. The beds had very thin mattresses as well as the pillows. The room did provide us with a warm place to stay on a night we... More 

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Wichita, Kansas
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25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

We had driven hours from Coeur d'Lane, Idaho & thought this might be a reasonable stopping place. We had made a reservation earlier in the day & thought we might be in at 1:00AM. We called the staff back at 10:00PM to let them know it would be a couple of hours later. They arranged our getting into our room... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

This motel is under new management and is very good. It is rustic with wood ceilings in each room and block walls insure a quiet night sleep. We stayed here 4 days for a wedding we went to. The couple at the desk are very helpful and the maid device is unintrusive and great! Rooms are clean and spacious. No... More 

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Hinton, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

We try to pick non chain motels by using our tried and true system; brick and flowers. Brick means quiet and flowers shows someone cares. This motel had both. The check in was quick and efficient and then we got into the room. They are huge! Clean, we'll appointed as in a clock radio. We travel a lot on motorcycles... More 

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