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Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My brother and I crashed here for one night en route home from a ski / road trip. Right off the highway, with the waterfalls less than 5 minutes down the road, the location of this motel was great. Like other reviewers have said, Motel West is budget accommodation but they ensured that all the basics are covered and the...

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Colorado
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here one night on a business trip. I was a bit confused about how highly they were rated and the low price shown on TripAdvisor. I booked the room and was pleasantly surprised. Very nice reception upon arrival. Staff was welcoming and friendly. I had a room in the remodeled section of the motel. Very clean and quiet. TV...

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Bern, Switzerland
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

We stayed here to visit Grand Teton National Park and found this to be an average motel. Room was large, clean and quiet at night. The bed was rather soft, but we slept well anyway. However, even though this is a non-smoking motel, the room smelled badly of old smoke. This distracted from the otherwise fine room. Breakfast was bigger...

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Great Falls, Montana
Reviewed 20 February 2017

I have only great things to say about this place. It has no frills but seems to have all the amenities. This is your basic 1970's dated motel but all is super. Clean, clean, clean! Great TV and cable that are easy to use. Microwave, mini-fridge, spacious (crib fit in room with space to spare), internet easy to connect, large...

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Banff, Canada
Reviewed 14 February 2017

The room was clean and spacious with good furnishings and a comfortable bed. It had all the amenities such as hair dryer and shampoo. The TV was good. Wi-Fi seemed a bit slow. The staff were really friendly. It has a large breakfast room with decent complimentary breakfast options - nothing fancy but does the trick. The motel has a...

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Devonport, Australia
Reviewed 4 February 2017

Basic but Clean & comfortable. Our shower didn't work & when we reported it they offered to let us go into another room. Breakfast selection was small but we had enough to get us going. Would consider staying again if we are in the area.

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Evanston, Wyoming
Reviewed 31 January 2017

My husband and I visited the West Yellowstone area for work last weekend (we're musicians) and decided to stay in Idaho Falls on Thursday to get a jump on the drive since we're not spring chickens anymore LOL Since we were only staying for a quick overnight, saving money was priority #1. When the motel we usually stay at wanted...

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Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 26 January 2017

Quiet, clean, just of the highway, close to lots of restaurants. Staff went out of their way to help us regarding road reports....big storms, lots of snow. I would definitely stay here again. Includes a hot breakfast!!

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Florida
Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

Left McCall Idaho early this week heading toward Bozeman. Weather was getting ugly, so I started looking for a place to stay on TA. Found Motel West, read the reviews, and made a reservation. It was just as the majority of reviews said. Clean, quiet, cheap, comfortable bed, convenient location, easy check in. Give Motel West a try if you...

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Edmonton, Canada
Reviewed 10 January 2017

Needed a place for a one night stay on our way to Vegas. This hotel did not disappoint, the room was clean, and the bed was comfortable, and the price made it perfect. Nothing spectacular about breakfast, but access to I15 made this place perfect!

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Motel West

Address: 1540 W. Broadway, Idaho Falls, ID
Region: United States > Idaho > Idaho Falls
Price Range: $73 - $129 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Motel West 2.5*
Number of rooms: 80
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Des Moines, Iowa
Elk Bend, Idaho, United States
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
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  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“Looking for an inexpensive place to stay... This is it!”
StoneCreek, 10 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Go for a first floor room (they have 2nd story) in rear and park in front of room.”
778joef, 19 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Again, second floor to avoid that ceiling noise.”
DaleH207, 23 Dec 2016 | Read review
“On a busy road so as others have said, try to get in room in the back building”
tfberry, 2 Oct 2016 | Read review
“stay clear of rooms near pool”
garethh491, 13 Sep 2016 | Read review
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