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Gander Inn Motel

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the West
Reviewed 1 week ago

Clean, restful, and reasonably priced. This is a hidden gem on Hwy 26. Super clean room, comfy bed, hot shower with good towels, pet friendly (though you pay to bring your pet, and set back from a quiet road with a lovely lawn and shade trees. You park near your room and can walk off the day's drive on nearby...

Thank wildfloweroftheWest
Reviewed 2 August 2016

We absolutely loved The Gander Inn,Dave and Trish are awesome! Very quiet and peaceful. Came in from Denver to spend the weekend at Lake McConaughy, it was nice coming back to a CLEAN COZY ROOM after a long hot day in the sun on the beach!! On a scale from 1-10 I'd give the Gander a 10!!! Pet friendly and...

1Thank Melissa P
Salt Lake City, Utah
Reviewed 10 July 2016

We are sensitive to noise, so even though it was just the two of us, we rented the cottage, just in case. I doubt there is a need for that, as this whole place is very nice and quiet. Our host was caring and attentive and directed us to a fantastic museum in town for which we will be forever...

Thank Elizabeth B
Wheeler, Illinois
Reviewed 16 December 2015 via mobile

Dave is a great guy. Good food meets needs of hunters. Very clean rooms and hot showers has a great staff. Very accommodating to hunters very respectful if traveling with a dog. Staff will provide extra coffee each morning and breakfast will meet hunting schedule.

Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 30 August 2015

Nice, quiet bed and breakfast in a very sleepy town,. No grocery store and restaurants may or may not be open so be sure to eat before arriving. Hotel does NOT have frig or micro so be prepared for that as well. I stayed in the motel section. The room was average. But the breakfast was above normal thus the...

Thank Mary J
trishklein, Owner at Gander Inn Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your recent stay with us. We apologize for your difficulty with the TV in your room and the lack of written operating instructions. We had another guest bring this to our attention and we will ensure that instructions will be in each room in the future. Thank you for bringing that to...

Denver, Colorado, United States
Reviewed 30 August 2015

This hidden bed and breakfast has a very interesting history. I stayed in the rooms that used to be a nursing home. The room was good size. I would have like the bed to be on a solid platform and a little higher. I never could figure out the TV. The bath was large and the water pressure was good....

Thank Garland G
trishklein, Owner at Gander Inn Motel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for staying with us and your kind review. Also, thank you for bringing our attention to the lack of printed operating instructions for the TV. We're sorry you had difficulty and we will ensure instructions are available to future guests.

Boulder, Colorado
Reviewed 21 April 2015

Dave was wonderful - treating us like guests of his family when we checked in - even lending us high powered binoculars for our stay in Lewellen. Our room was comfortable, spacious and clean. Dave was also able to give us directions to everything we wanted to get to. He provided a fabulous breakfast buffet as well. Loved it!

1Thank Margery M
Boulder, Colorado
Reviewed 31 March 2015

I've stayed at the Gander four times during the annual crane migration and plan to return. It is a delightfully quirky place in a beautiful, peaceful setting. Dave is a wonderful cook and can provide for whatever tastes, dietary restrictions, or scheduling needs you present to him. He's had fresh-baked muffins, coffee, juice, and cereal ready for my friends and...

1Thank Kit B
Reviewed 17 March 2015

A group of us who traveled to see the crane migration in Nebraska stayed one night at the Gander Inn. The rooms were very clean. My room had a microwave and refrigerator. The host was helpful and friendly - and a great cook. We paid the extra $8/person for a hot home-cooked breakfast, and it was spectacular. The food was...

1Thank Louise S
Reviewed 21 January 2015

I was not expecting much from my stay in Lewellen, NE, having stayed at some pretty basic motels in rural areas in my time. So imagine my excitement when I made it to the Gander Inn and found a clean and comfortable place with great amenities. We were there for a hunting trip - as were many of the other...

1Thank Nick B

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Kitchenette
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We have 6 motel style rooms, all with refrigerator & micro wave. We have vacation rentals, 5 bedroom lodge with full kitchen, 1 bedroom cottage with kitchenette. 1 bedroom cabin with full kitchen. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Gander Inn Motel

Address: 105 Church Street, Lewellen, NE 69147
Region: United States > Nebraska > Lewellen
Number of rooms: 14
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“If you want a lot of space, take the cottage.”
ElizabethB938, 9 Jul 2016 | Read review
“This is a sleepy town so every room could work for you”
183garlandg, 29 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Rooms 2 and 5 adjoin, providing beds for up to 7 people. Room 1 is wheelchair accessible.”
214kitb, 30 Mar 2015 | Read review
“Pay the extra for the breakfast (and dinner if it is being served). The host is a wonderful cook. The restaurants in tiny Lewellen are iffy. (That said, the "Most Unlikely Place" restaurant in Lewellen had not yet opened for the spring season and may be OK)”
LouiseS401, 16 Mar 2015 | Read review
“Next time, I think I will try and get a room on the north side - for the sun and because it is easier to load in from the parking area.”
nickb753, 20 Jan 2015 | Read review
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