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Motel Ely Budget Host

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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Reviewed 30 October 2017

We just needed a place to stay overnight in Ely while our dog had surgery and had to spend the night at the (excellent!) Ely Vet Clinic. We got a room at the Motel Ely, and were very pleased. It is reasonably priced, and the...More

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Response from MotelEly, Owner at Motel Ely Budget HostResponded 28 November 2017

Dear ReindeerMoonFarm, Great news that your dog came through her surgery just fine, and yes we do have the best vets ever! We're also very happy you enjoyed your stay with us, and thank you for the nice review. We enjoyed visiting with you and...More

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Reviewed 7 September 2017

Pleasantly surprised by the size of the room; two queen beds and plenty of room to move about. Loved having an additional sink outside of the bathroom. Probably late 50's or early 60's style rooms, but super clean and everything worked. Especially loved the motel...More

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Response from MotelEly, Owner at Motel Ely Budget HostResponded 4 October 2017

Hi Barb, Thank you for your wonderful review and for staying with us! Glad to hear you enjoyed your room and found it super clean. Hope to see you again! Rog and Deb

Reviewed 5 October 2017

We stayed there Saturday and Sunday nights in mid-September. This is a "vintage" motel. There is a real key for the door. The owners are friendly and very helpful. The rooms are small but very clean. We used the refrigerator in the room for water...More

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Response from MotelEly, Owner at Motel Ely Budget HostResponded 7 October 2017

Thanks Hoosie254 for staying with us and for your nice review. We're glad you enjoyed your stay, we enjoyed having you! We'll share your comment about the "very clean" room with our housekeepers. They always appreciate the feedback. Hope you were successful on finding a...More

Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

Don't plan on fitting a pickup in the dinky lot. Also has no parking curbs so a vehicle could easily back too far and block your room door. Neighbor upset about having to park on side street. Not sure how they allow vehicles with canoes...More

1  Thank David D
Response from MotelEly, Owner at Motel Ely Budget HostResponded 4 October 2017

Good Morning David, thank you for giving a review. Our lot is the size it is and most places IN town end up with some people parking on the street when they're full. We do have many people who fit in the lot with canoes...More

Reviewed 23 August 2017

Located right in town. Very very clean and quiet! So glad we found it for I, m sure we will be returning frequently. The owners are charming and answered any questions we had. Loved it!!! The areas resturants gave us a variety of menu types....More

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Response from MotelEly, Owner at Motel Ely Budget HostResponded 4 October 2017

Hi Kris, Thank you for taking the time to write your review and for staying with us! Glad you found your room clean and quiet, and look forward to your return. :) Rog and Deb

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GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
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Price range
US$78 - US$107 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$78 - US$107 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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"The parking lot is small, but the owner moved his truck so we could park ours more easily."
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"Ask for a room furthest from the street. Traffic wasn't that bad when we were there but we could see it..."
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"The one bed rooms are small but perfect for one or two people. The two bed rooms were roomy and perfect for..."
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"Probably all the same. Parking may be iffy as a small parking lot. For larger vehicles, I would park on the..."
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