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Adventure Inn

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#2 of 8 Hotels in Ely
Certificate of Excellence
04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Minnetonka, Minnesota
Reviewed 8 July 2016

I stay here frequently for business. This unassuming place is beautifully kept, clean, and the beds and bedding are what I have slept on in a five star hotel. Great location near restaurants and attractions, and of course, the owners are lovely people. Well done!

1Thank amped2013
Omaha, Nebraska
Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

We had a 2 bedroom unit for a recent 4 night stay in Ely. This is our second time staying here. The staff is very friendly and courteous. We appreciate the kitchen and other amenities the room has to offer. Our kids have enjoyed having the extra space to relax. The location is very good. We have been able to...

Thank kamick4oma
Susan E, Owner at Adventure Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and that you enjoyed our kitchen suites. This year we added brand new futon couches to add to your comfort. I am glad the kids enjoyed the extra space. The 2 bedroom kitchen suites are popular with families who are traveling with children. Thank you again and happy you want to return. Sue and Mark

Reviewed 27 June 2016

We stayed here when we went to pickup our grandson at Camp Voyageur. This was my second time to stay. The room was good size and the beds were very comfortable. I would recommend the Adventure Inn to anyone who needs a place to stay in Ely, MN. The place has beautiful hanging baskets!! Given the location, I suggest getting...

1Thank Oldzion
Reviewed 24 June 2016 via mobile

Stayed at Adventure Inn before and after my kids and I journeyed into the BWCA. Don't expect luxury but you will find it clean and comfortable. The staff was nice and helpful. Let's face it, after camping in the rain it was a huge upgrade and I didn't need to pay for the Ritz. Very close to downtown restaurants and...

Thank Roger S
McHenry, Illinois
Reviewed 23 June 2016

Well thought out place. Nice comfortable and well decorated rooms. Gives the woodsy atmosphere. Plenty of flowers and recycle bins. A bit tight on parking and they charge for ice. Free coffee and rolls in the morning tho.

Thank drrot
Susan E, Owner at Adventure Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and thank you for staying with us. I would like to mention however, we only charge for ice if you are buying bags of ice. We do not charge for ice to use in your rooms. So I do apologise for that confusion.

Welch, Minnesota
Reviewed 19 June 2016

We loved staying at Adventure Inn the night before our BWCA trip. The owners were friendly and happily welcomed our big dog. We stayed in Room 10 on the first floor, which was a handicapped room so it had a big bathroom. The beds were nice and soft and we slept soundly. For dinner, we asked for a recommendation for...

Thank loracekim2
Susan E, Owner at Adventure Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words. I am so happy that your stay was a good one in all respects. Your dog was very well behaved and an object of great conversation. We are very pet friendly and enjoy meeting great dogs as well.

Reviewed 19 June 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for a night in June. We had a 2 bedroom kitchen suite. The place is really clean and has everything you need for cooking. Two things to note: They don't have an oven or grill. The toilet is separate from the shower which we loved. I would recommend asking for a first floor room because they have...

Thank addicted2travel75
Susan E, Owner at Adventure Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and kind words. All of our Kitchen Suites are upstairs so hard to put table and chairs outside of your room. Next time you visit, please feel free to use the porch area or the sunny small deck to sit. Those areas are open to all irregardless of room location. We enjoy having our guests...

Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 22 March 2016

I traveled to Ely Minnesota for my annual sojourn to the Wolf Sanctuary right down the road from the Adventure Inn. First road trip for my pups to Ely. My room was extremely comfortable, warm and inviting. I don't know if was the mattress pad, the down Comforter OR the down-filled pillows, but the bed was a total delight! I...

Thank Maggie G
Sueedgington, Owner at Adventure Inn, responded to this review

Thank you Maggie for all your kind words. Your pups behaved themselves and will always be welcome here. We are very pet friendly though have a number of rooms that do not accept pets. Our guest's comfort is very important to us and we value every one. I am glad you appreciated the down bedding. Our mattresses are Euro topped...

Eau Claire, Wisconsin
Reviewed 1 March 2016

There are a lot of lodging options in Ely. Even the main drag of town has nearly a dozen choices to pick from. Having stayed at several of these, I have to say the Adventure Inn was my favorite and here is why Pros: Was decorated in a log cabin/northwoods feel ---very nice touch Extremely clean and updated ---everything from...

2Thank jackoneil
Fairport, New York
Reviewed 23 February 2016

The Adventure Inn has two buildings -- a log building with "north woods decor" and a new solar building with modern decor. I stayed in the solar wing for 4 days during a cold snap (-25F). The heat is provided by a small radiator unit and I was concerned that I would be cold, but the heater proved up to...

1Thank CaptnGphs

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Adventure Inn is an earth-friendly, sustainable motel that is dedicated to reducing their energy foot print while providing comfort to their guests. A family run motel. We now have a brand new energy efficient solar thermal building with earthy comfort in mind. Quiet, comfortable with platform beds, hand made furniture,down blankets and pillows. We also have 2 brand new jacuzzi suites. The old economy building no longer exists and we are in the process of rennovating the 10 yr old back building. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Adventure Inn

Address: 1145 E Sheridan St, Ely, MN 55731-1746
Region: United States > Minnesota > Ely
Price Range: $119 - $228 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Adventure Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 26
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“No elevator in the 2-story Solar Building. Therefore, a handicapped person or older person(s), would need to request the first floor.”
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