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Reviewed 18 August 2016

We stayed in room 103 which was very spacious with a table / chairs. There were laundry facilities, fresh baked cookies, bottles of water, vending machines with food choices, and a nice breakfast. Great customer service. Wifi was not working while we were there.

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Thank Tammy C
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7 reviews
Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

The staff was absolutely wonderful even though they accidentally assigned us to a already occupied room. The breakfast was wonderful! So many selections. They provide omelettes, biscuits and gravy, waffles and cereal as just a few of the many options. The rooms were nice and clean. I would have liked some type of compensation for the room mix up in... More 

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Thank Hannah J
Anchorage, Alaska
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36 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 June 2016

Apparently there are only 2 hotels in town. The first one I stopped at didn't have any pet friendly rooms available. The Locomotive Inn was it. The lady at the check in was so nice & friendly. Very pleasant. I got a 1st floor room right by the back door so it was easy to load & unload the car... More 

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Thank Linda7132907
Northampton, United Kingdom
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51 reviews
27 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 10 July 2015

My husband wanted to drive into Yellowstone on the Beartooth Highway and although Red Lodge was nearer I thought it was a rip off being closer to Yellowstone. Looked a little further afield and found the Locomotive Inn. Couldn't fault this for a one night stopover with the room being clean and plenty big enough for all our luggage. Choices... More 

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Thank Redward1947
Laurel, Montana
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2014

Having moved across the country from North Carolina to Montana, I needed to find a safe, inexpensive place to land, rest from my trip and find a longer term place to stay while getting on my feet. I had my disabled son with me, and my horse. On the phone, staff assured me a handicapped equipped room and a place... More 

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1 Thank Hymnsinger
Ten Sleep, Wyoming
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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 25 September 2014

Sure the train goes by but rooms are bigger and the morning breakfast in the lobby is second to none. Locomotive Inn is my go to Hotel anytime we travel to Billings. The pool and hot tub sadly were closed our last trip, but the staff goes out of their way to meet your personal needs.

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Thank Angela M
Circle, Montana
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 September 2014

My Boyfriend and I were traveling to yellowstone national park, the state fair was in billings so no rooms were available so we stayed here, it was awesome and they took my 4 lil dogs I had with me.. The room was clean and very nice, I would stay there again, the price was very good too... They had a... More 

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3 Thank Terry J
Saint Louis, Missouri, United States
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24 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 August 2014

we were heading to Yellowstone and needed a room for the night. could not have asked for a better place. people were great and very helpful. the price wasn't bad and the breakfast was nice. the pool was fun to.

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Thank Andy M
Arlington
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 July 2014

An appointment went wrong so all of a sudden I found myself in Laurel late on Friday afternoon in need of a sleeping place. Local gasstation is the best source of information and they recommended this. The site looks a bit worn out Options offered at the desk were clear and simple: all frills for < 100 and an economy... More 

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3 Thank loesje2010
RAPID CITY
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57 reviews
12 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 23 June 2014

We arrived in Billings late afternoon and found most of the motels/hotels booked. Those that weren't booked were taking advantage of the situation by jumping their rates to $200/night plus. We found the Locomotive Inn in Laurel. The registration was swift and pleasant. The room was clean and the bed was comfortable. The continental breakfast had a nice variety of... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The staff at the Locomotive Inn is proud to serve our customers and share our beautiful facility. Hospitality is first on our list, and includes the personal attention that builds relationships and return visits. For all our visitors, we offer spacious, exceptionally clean queen & king rooms, all with plush Serta mattresses, recliners, and in-room coffee.Business travelers especially will appreciate the free high speed wireless internet, free local phone calls, voice mail, wake up calls, and AM/FM alarm clocks. In addition, we offer fax/copier service for a nominal charge as well as mail service/stamps/incoming & outgoing mail. We have a guest computer for your use in the lobby, and we have truck parking in our lot!Relax after a long day in our indoor hot tub, or enjoy a swim in the indoor pool. Want to work out in a full-service exercise facility? Every customer of the Locomotive Inn receives a free pass to the Locomotion Fitness Center adjacent to the motel. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Locomotive Inn

Address: 310 South First Avenue, Laurel, MT 59044 (Formerly Howard Johnson)
Region: United States > Montana > Laurel
Price Range: RM228 - RM375 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 68
Also Known As:
Howard Johnson Laurel
Laurel Howard Johnson
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Don't judge by the outward appearance. The rooms are nice & clean & comfortable.”
 of 5 bubbles Linda7132907, 9 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on the south side catch morning sun and may be slightly quieter. The best handicapped room for wheelchair users has a murphy bed!”
 of 5 bubbles Hymnsinger, 19 Oct 2014 | Read review
“Perfect for not picky travellers.”
 of 5 bubbles loesje2010, 26 Jul 2014 | Read review
“If you do not want to hear the train as much as for a room on the other side. It does not bother me.”
 of 5 bubbles MandyA965, 25 Jan 2014 | Read review
“If Sunday-Thursday,the side near the bar may be quieter than the side by the tracks.”
 of 5 bubbles Jim53F, 24 Nov 2012 | Read review
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