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1806 East Cedar Street, Rawlins, WY 82301
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Ranked #5 of 17 Hotels in Rawlins
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 5 days ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Walla Walla, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We just made it to Rawlins ahead of storms and road closure. This motel didn't look like an awesome place from the outside but I gave it a shot. This is a very nice place run by a very helpful, friendly man. The interior is very nice, room was big and beds were very comfy. I highly recommend it.

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Mike H, Owner at Key Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for the nice review. I know the exterior needs help. We often get people driving up to the motel only to turn around without ever coming inside to see how nice and inviting the interior is. I'm working on an exterior renovation plan that I hope to get started on later this Spring. The plan is to make... More 

Pocatello, Idaho
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We found our way to this motel on a late Sunday evening. Having just experienced a night drive with amazingly high winds and black ice, we were more than ready for a good night's sleep. We picked this motel from the positive TripAdvisor reviews of "pet friendly" motels in Rawlins. It was definitely a good choice.The night manager was courteous... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This definitely be our go to if we find ourselves traveling late through Rawlins. Myhusband, fur baby, and I need a place to stop on our long road to Utah. We googled pet friendly hotels and the Key Motel came up first. The reviews were positive about the customer service, decor, and price for the quality of purchase. These were... More 

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Wyoming
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

Don't judge a book by its cover! This is the warmest coziest place to stay. Carol was so welcoming and had my heat on and my tv on so that it was so welcoming when I went into my room on a very cold night. My room was so clean! The bed was incredibly comfortable. The rate was awesome! Mike... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Location is terrible but don't let it scare you away. The price was great! Rawlins charges big city prices for their motels but we paid under 60.00. Clerk was warm and friendly. The whole motel has an impressive collection of western pictures and art on every wall. The room was small but the furnishings were nice including a huge comfy... More 

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Mike H, Owner at Key Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for providing an opportunity to promote the virtues of the excellent location of the Key Motel in Rawlins Wyoming. Location, Location, Location: We are 1/3 of a mile from I-80 exit 215 and Highway 287, at 1806 East Cedar Street. Whether you'er traveling north to the national parks or are crossing our country, Rawlins Wyoming is a good... More 

Neotsu, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

Hubby and I were traveling from Dc to the OREGON COAST.. THANKS to trip advisor, we were made aware of this small , quaint but cute little motel in Rawlings Wy..CLEAN CLEAN! so important to me as i'm sure it is to other travelers.( lets put it this way I didn't have to get my lysol spray out and saturate)... More 

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Mike H, Owner at Key Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words about the Key Motel. I am fortunate to have a great staff that works hard at providing great customer service and keeping the rooms clean. We do have coffee available at the front desk for the coffee makers in the rooms, but will make it more accessible. We are always learning from our customers... More 

Wolverine, Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

The best reviews on travel advisor guided us here, thanks everyone. Best motel in town for the money,clean,clean and clean. Yes, it's older but who doesn't love cowboy and Indian motif. Nice shower, flat screen and good wifi...pizza Hut delivers. Breakfast at Penny's diner, 24 hr.

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Roswell
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014 via mobile

The owner and staff (Valena) were very nice. Gotta say that I loved the numerous cowboy and Indian paintings. Sure, it's old but there is some wonderful antique furniture in the rooms. We had a nice leather sofa and our king sized bed was good. Everything was clean. And,Mike, thanks for the Kuerig coffee!

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St. Petersburg, Florida
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42 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

Overall a good value for the location. Like many isolated locations, hotel prices for average accommodations are a premium in Rawylins. My room was a bit rustic – mismatched furniture and bedding, original vanity top, etc. But the room was very clean; and the towels were nice and fluffy. The staff was exceptionally flexible, helpful, and agreeable. The price is... More 

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indiana
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20 hotel reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

We were on a cross country trip and looking for an inexpensive, clean and nice place to stay. Thus hotel met all those goals. We arrived late and the lady running it was still kind and courteous. The owner apparently likes western art and has plenty of it on display. Would definitely stay again.

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Address: 1806 East Cedar Street, Rawlins, WY 82301
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Location: United States > Wyoming > Rawlins
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Number of rooms: 32
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