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Pony Express Motel

4 Firehole Avenue, West Yellowstone, MT 59758
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Boynton Beach, Florida
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Seeking Yellowstone NP reservation 5 months in advance we found everything sold out with the Yellowstone NP agency. Only very expensive options were offered in West Yellowstone or Gardiner. Then the Yellowstone NP agency offered a one bed unit with bath in West Yellowstone on their website and stationery. The agency offered a commercial property through the park service. Okay.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place is really tiny. It's kind of outdated, but we spent most of our time in Yellowstone, which you can actually see the border across the street from our room. They allowed us to have our pitbull with no questions asked. No breed or weight restrictions. This was a first. We spent $89.00 a night. This was very reasonable... More 

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Witney, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here for four nights whilst visiting Yellowstone Park. Price was significantly lower than for many other places in the town. We got a comfortable bed in a relatively small room that was a bit dated and very dark in the area between the main room and the bathroom. WiFi was pretty reliable. Everything was clean. Overall, good value for... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We made our reservations only a couple of weeks in advance for early June so some other motels were booked and others were quite a bit more costly. We thought the Pony Express was very adequate for our 3 night stay. It sits just across the street from the Yellowstone National Park boundary. It was furnished with log furniture and... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2015

Pretty much what you would expect for a budget motel. It's an older establishment (and it shows), but is clean and served its purpose. Our room was a single bed and the room was rather small. Parking could be an issue as it is on the main street and is first come, first served. No WI-FI , breakfast, or coffee---but,... More 

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Trenton, Georgia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2015

Found a room available and grabbed it because there was nothing else available. Didn't like leaving my vehicle parked on the road out of sight but we had to. The room was tiny and was in great need of renovating. Paneled walls, little beds and no air conditioner made for an interesting stay. The room was clean and everything worked... More 

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San Francisco
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2015

My family and I just had a 2-night stay at Pony Express Motel, and we were pleasantly surprised. This property is basically a no-frills annex of Brandin' Iron Inn. For less than $100, we got a 2-queen room. 1 bed is actually in a private room. We found the room spacious, clean and cozy. Brandin' Iron is just a short... More 

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Appleton, Wisconsin
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2015

After reading reviews and doing price comparisons, I was worried that this would be an old scuzzy motel. The price is about 1/3 - 1/2 the price of other outrageously priced hotels in the area. However I was sort of pleasantly surprised. We were in a cabin (#2) which had 2 queen beds...one in a private bedroom. It was large... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2015

We were on the road for 22 nights and stayed here for three nights. We would stay at this hotel again. The room was huge! Actually two separate rooms and a bathroom. Three total beds in all which was fantastic as my two kids didn't have to sleep together. The price was also great. It was very clean. It was... More 

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Meridian, Idaho
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2015

We just spent three nights at the Pony Express. It is rustic but, it's very clean and the beds are nice and firm if you like it that way. It's just down the street from Yellowstone and very close to eating places that you can walk to. The price is right because West Yellowstone isn't cheap. Would stay again.

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Amenities

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  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Pony Express Motel in West Yellowstone, next to Yellowstone National Park. Rustic hotel motel lodging. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Pony Express Motel

Address: 4 Firehole Avenue, West Yellowstone, MT 59758
Location: United States > Montana > West Yellowstone
Price Range: $59 - $69 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 96
Also Known As:
Pony Express Hotel West Yellowstone
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