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Prairie Inn Motel

264 Bear River Dr., Evanston, WY 82930
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Ranked #4 of 15 Hotels in Evanston
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Evanston, Wyoming
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32 reviews 32 reviews
4 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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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48 reviews 48 reviews
38 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 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 27 reviews
7 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
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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39 reviews 39 reviews
6 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 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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14 reviews 14 reviews
10 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
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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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
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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Wisconsin
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139 reviews 139 reviews
30 hotel reviews
279 helpful votes 279 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

While driving back home from out west we needed a place to sleep for 1 night in Evanston. Luckily we got into town at 10:30pm before the front desk closed at 11pm. This is most definitely a “mom & pop” place. It’s an old hotel that has not been modernized but it was clean, quiet, convenient to I-80, comfortable, in... More 

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Arapahoe, Nebraska
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

I wrote them via Facebook page to check they were open and had rooms. Then called to book. Rooms are spacious and as well as usual door to parking lot also door to inner corridor what makes getting to the very good continental breakfast easy. Bed good and everything clean. Reception lady pleasant. Piece good.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

What a pleasant surprise on the road. Clean and comfy, quiet and well appointed. Convenient restaurant right next door (did not visit). The hostess/owner was very accommodating. The place is very retro so if you are looking for new decor head down the road. What you will find is a clean room with both an interior hallway as well as... More 

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Lebanon, Ore
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34 reviews 34 reviews
13 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

It was 100+ for most of my travels the day I stayed here. This is a cinder block structure with no air conditioning. I guess I assumed they would have air, as this is the ONLY hotel I've been in years that didn't at least have a window shaker. They did supply a box fan which got me through the... More 

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Address: 264 Bear River Dr., Evanston, WY 82930
Location: United States > Wyoming > Evanston
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 30
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