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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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New Orleans
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

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
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

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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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

How this place ever got a 4 star rating is beyond me. Room may be spacious but it stops there. Beds are terrible, sheets look as if they're years old. Boxsprings are filthy. Air conditioner barely kept the room cool and I do mean barely. Towels are super filmsy. And then there were the flys.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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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9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

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
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
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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42 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 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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40 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
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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27 reviews
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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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