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Tomahawk, Wisconsin
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really should rate between average and above average... Great view of lake, lovely grounds, excellent location, friendly staff, loads of parking and motorcycle friendly. Rooms on the small size but did have small sofa, small fridge, microwave and good shower. Not much space to hang clothes and lack of electrical outlets for charging devices. Room appeared very clean until we...

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Reviewed October 16, 2016 via mobile

I booked a 2 night stay here (minimum 2 nights required) so I could run the Whistle Stop event in town. The location of the motel is great. Very close to downtown, right on the main road, beautiful view of the lake. The room, however, was another story. I knew it would be no-frills, and I was fine with that....

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Wisconsin
Reviewed September 25, 2016

We spent a night here on our way home. It is very conveniently located along highway 2 and has a great view of Lake Superior. The room we had was small but very clean and served our needs. Nice owners. A busy place.

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Mora, Minnesota
Reviewed August 2, 2016 via mobile

This motel had a beautiful view of Lake Superior. The room was very reasonably priced. The front desk was very friendly and accommodating. The room was clean and had fridge and microwave. The bed was ok could have been firmer. I would definately come here again just for the view and outside grounds very nicely kept. Also pet friendly.

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Lost River, West Virginia
Reviewed July 24, 2016

We chose the Crest Motel because they allow a dog. Driving in, we were excited by the beautiful, well kept grounds and the great view of the lake. At first glance, the room appeared to be fine, with one double and one twin bed. When we went to bed, my husband in the full and me in the twin, we...

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Virginia USA
Reviewed June 22, 2016

I'm giving this Motel a 5 rating because of the location, the great outdoor seating (rare to find even in good hotels/motels) Wonderful views. The room was basic, no bells or whistles, so to speak, but it did have micro/fridge & coffee maker. It was clean. Front desk very nice. Short walk down to a nice Mexican restaurant. Would most...

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Bayfield, Wisconsin
Reviewed June 14, 2016

Nice basic motel with a good affordable price. Great view, wifi and HBO. Some rooms have a small couch and table. Bathroom was updated and clean. I like old fashion motels where you drive to your door making unloading a case very easy. Owner is very social,entertaining and willing to chat a bit. SMART! I will visit again as it's...

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Blaine, Minnesota
Reviewed May 31, 2016

Notified owner and he went to room with me but found he "couldn't smell anything". He stated that the rug was recently shampooed, and in another statement indicated that new carpet was recently installed. (Funny - why would you need to shampoo recently installed carpets???) Upon request for change in room, he reviewed bookings and stated he could not offer...

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River Falls, Wisconsin
Reviewed May 22, 2016

Clean bathroom, great shower. Clean fridge and microwave. Comfortable double bed, works for us as neither thrash while sleeping. (Although used to king😊). We carry our own pillows. Bedding is worn, but fills the need. Has air conditioner, did not use. Family owned, live right there. Breakfast not included, but at this price point, bring own or enjoy one of...

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Standish, Michigan
Reviewed February 27, 2016 via mobile

I loved this place! It's family owned and operated and I'm all about that. Stayed for one night with my husband and son. The rooms are basic but it was clean, comfortable, quiet, and the beds are comfortable. The owners are very nice and cared a lot. I will stay here every time we are in the area!

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Crest Motel

Address: 115 Sanborn Ave, Ashland, WI 54806-1010
Location: United States > Wisconsin > Ashland
Number of rooms: 22
Also Known As:
Crest Hotel Ashland
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
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“Room with 2 beds would be bigger.”
 of 5 bubbles Pip18Wisconsin, Sep 25, 2016 | Read review
“Don't accept room 16 unless they've fixed the beds!”
 of 5 bubbles JeanLinWV, Jul 24, 2016 | Read review
“All rooms have outside doors, open to parking lot and lake view.”
 of 5 bubbles Gladi507, May 22, 2016 | Read review
“You can look at the rooms before you choose if you'd like”
 of 5 bubbles lorin650, Jan 24, 2016 | Read review
“drive to the door”
 of 5 bubbles 262marilyns, Nov 14, 2015 | Read review
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