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Paddle Inn Motel

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Montrose, Colorado
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127 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great Mom and Pop motel, the kind we look for when traveling. The owner lives on the property and is very friendly and accommodating. Rooms are clean, park outside the door and reasonably priced. Good location.

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paddle1960, Owner at Paddle Inn Motel, responded to this review

Thank you very much. We try hard to be accommodating. More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We paid $165 (pet fee was part of this) for a two room, three bed set up. Kind of out of date and small but it was quiet and more off the main road. Helpful, friendly staff. Ely has slim pickings so this is o.k.

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paddle1960, Owner at Paddle Inn Motel, responded to this review

Two bedrooms, Knotty pine paneling by design. $135 plus pet plus taxes. A bargain in Ely in July. More 

USA
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240 reviews
53 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here before, my friend made the reservation, for some reason he likes it here, I don't mind but there were two issues. First of all the fridge made an irritating humming noise. I didn't notice until my friend said something, then I could hear anything else. And then internet, slower than dial up. eventually I got to check email... More 

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paddle1960, Owner at Paddle Inn Motel, responded to this review

Most fridges hum, Friend pointing it out probably didn't help. Sorry Frontier wifi is so slow, we are upgrading. More 

Bemidji, Minnesota
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2016

It's clean, but not real quiet since it's next to the road. Sauna is GREAT, and it's the main reason we have stayed here 3 years in a row. Owners not real friendly, but it is inexpensive. We probably won't be back, (shower was a pain, pillows uncomfortable, noisy, very weak wifi, just ready for a change, etc...). The sauna... More 

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Nampa, Idaho
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11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2016

We spent two nights in January, 2016. It had everything we needed, wifi, microwave, tv/vcr, and was quiet. It's not a first class hotel, but a great place to stay for the money. The lady at the front desk was helpful with where to eat nearby and local attractions. It was a quaint room, but half the price of the... More 

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Thank Steve J
paddle1960, Owner at Paddle Inn Motel, responded to this review

Thank you. Most people will only criticize. More 

Elburn, IL
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2015 via mobile

Our family has gotten a little too big for my parents' home, so my husband and I elected to get a hotel room for our 4-night Christmas stay. Having grown up in a 1950's lodge near Ely, I felt right at home with the pink tiled bathroom and baseboard heating system. No noise heard from other rooms, king bed in... More 

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st. catharines
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 324 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2015 via mobile

The staff was friendly enough and wanted to be helpful. The room was clean, the Wi-Fi speed was good. It even was a good central location for things to do in the area. I especially appreciated running a tight ship about no noise after 10 p.m. My big complaint was about the beds that were in the room. They were... More 

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Little Falls, Minnesota
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31 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2015

This place is classic Ely. People have been enjoying this area since the early 1900s, and many local motels and resorts were built in the first half of that century so there's a nostalgic feel to the rooms, the building site, the main street location. This is it. Enjoy the nostalgia while still having a clean comfortable room.

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Stacy, Minnesota
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12 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2015

Great dog friendly place in Ely. Big open yard in the back for dogs to run and play ball! Nice folks, very clean. We walked through the town many times. Dollar store right next door had lots of things you might need! Quaint, mom and pop place. We would go back!

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Lincoln, Nebraska
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5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2015

A stay at the Paddle Inn is a flashback to the small-town motels of the '50s or '60s, and a pleasant one. The motel is older but the rooms clean. The fabulously pink tile bathroom is small but spotless and functional. Plenty of hot water for showers.Towels were a little small and far from plush but did the trick. This... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Paddle Inn Motel

Address: 1314 E Sheridan, Ely, MN 55731
Location: United States > Minnesota > Ely
Number of rooms: 15
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