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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Needs a little updating. Our cabin was a little dark. The carpet was stained. We had a bees nest above the outside of the door. Quiet, shaded area tucked away from the noisy main street. Great water pressure.

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Thank Tammy H
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A real gem closest motel to Carroll College. Better then budget motels more resonable then chain hotels. Clean, friendly, well maintained and free unchoked Wifi. Excellent access my truck door was 3 yards from the motel door. Hard to find, just behind Holiday gas station.

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Steilacoom, Washington
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lots of paint gives a good first impression, but after a closer look, this is an old tired property. The grounds are unkempt, and the little check-in area and office make you wonder how clean and neat the room is going to be. Our unit had been renovated with carpet and floor tile, and venetian blinds. The bed was comfortable... More 

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Santa Rosa, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2015

The Lamplighter Motel is a delightful place to stay for those who crave something other than chain hotels and motels. If I remember correctly, the buildings were originally built in the 1930s but have been carefully cared for at least in the recent future. We stayed in the end unit closest to the street that we were told had just... More 

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1 Thank BerryFine
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015 via mobile

Very nice room, clean and cozy. Shower had great water pressure. Kitchenette with coffee and coffee pot, cpl of pots and pans and dishes. The couple that manages were very friendly, very helpful. Would definitely recommend and stay again if we evr come back this way.

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ROCKY MOUNTAIN HOUSE
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

We pulled into this cozy looking motel, hot, tired, and on the verge of sunstroke,( we were on motorcycles) no rooms available. The young man at the desk, took the time to call every hotel in the area for us, found us the last room in Helena!! although we did not stay there, he went above and behind to help... More 

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Choteau, Montana
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

The appeal of these sunflower cabins is that they aren't trying to be something they're not. We stayed in #23, the elephant cabin. It was cozy, quiet, comfortable, inexpensive, and centrally located. In a town overrun with generic chain hotels, I will come back to this one.

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5 Thank MTMagpie
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014

Comfy place to stay. Great accommodations. Easy to get to. Jenny offers fantastic customer service! Check-in and check-out are a breeze. Kitchens are spacious and clean! Thanks for the great service Lamplighter!

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7 Thank debo49
Helena, Montana
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2014

I had a great experience staying at the Lamplighter Motel. The staff were very friendly and housekeepers were always keeping the coffee, linens, and cleanliness in good order. The privacy and comfort was far better than that of a big chain hotel. For a great Montana experience, I truly feel that The Lamplighter gives you a touch of the outdoors,... More 

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5 Thank mhighlanderiii
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2013 via mobile

When traveling we avoid all chains and enjoy supporting small independanly owned businesses. The Lamplighter fit the bill perfectly. Off the main drag and refreshingly different than the standard cookie cutter motel/hotel. The owners friendly and helpful. The room was clean and neat at a fair price.

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Lamplighter Motel

Address: 1006 Madison Ave., Helena, MT 59601
Location: United States > Montana > Helena
Price Range: $50 - $75 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 11
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