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Buena Park, California
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14 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 May 2013 via mobile

This motel is very small and doesn't look like much on the outside. The rooms are a good size; we have the 2 queen beds. There is a small sitting area at the entrance to the room with a table and 2 chairs, a small closer. The toilet/shower in a separate room with the sink area out in the open.... More 

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Nampa, Idaho
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 March 2013

On March 2nd, my husband had a reservation (through Expedia). I guess the owners decided to go to Vegas and left my husband scrambling in the late afternoon to find another hotel. There was no attempt to contact him through Expedia, so he obviously couldn't rate the quality of his stay since the door to the lobby was locked. Not... More 

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Long Beach, California
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20 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 February 2013

The Main Hotel provides comfortable rooms at reasonable prices. We like the fact the room has a microwave and small refrigerator and is quiet yet close to downtown restaurants (the Cell Block Steakhouse is our favorite). The continental breakfast includes hardboiled eggs as well as breads, pastries, coffee and juice. The staff is friendly and the rooms are always clean... More 

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Creston, Canada
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6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 February 2013

Considering the many motels in Ely they all keep the prices up. Clean room, internet, coffee maker, fridge. Off the highway, no loud trucks. Free continental breakfast, not big but OK to start the day. Older motel, but good place to stay. Close to downtown.

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Reno, NV
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Reviewed 13 August 2012 via mobile

If you are staying in the Ely area the Main Motel is a great choice both for its cleanliness as well as its value. If you are coming from far and wide to visit the Great Basin National Park picking a Motel in a place like Ely can be a little daunting. Believe me, I just went through it yesterday.... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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20 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 August 2012

We stayed here for 3 nites during late July 2012. The place lacks curb appeal (as do most motels in Ely), but the room was very comfortable and clean. Newly refurbished. Includes microwave, small fridge, and coffee maker. The staff was very friendly. They provided free continental breakfast which was very good and a great way to begin the mornings... More 

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Jonesboro, GA
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20 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 July 2012

We stayed here for two nights early in July. The staff was nice, the room was clean, and the wifi worked without any problems. We will stay there again if we are ever in the area.

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Denver, Colorado
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8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 June 2012

Stayed there 6/12-13. Was pleasantly surprised, it met all positive reports. Highly recommend it. Kept air conditioner fan on all night, street noise was not a problem.

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1 Thank cnpsr
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 26 May 2012 via mobile

We stayed one night, got the military discount but were charged extra for a pet. The staff is great and wifi is available if you ask. Free great breakfast in the morning, take advantage of it if you stay. The place is clean and the beds are comfortable.

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Alberta
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54 reviews
32 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 November 2011

We stayed here in September and really have no complaints. We were not expecting luxury and we got clean comfortable and friendly. Walked downtown to an old hotel for dinner that was surprisingly good.

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast

Additional Information about Main Motel

Address: 1101 Aultman Street, Ely, NV 89301
Region: United States > Nevada > Ely
Price Range: $92 - $97 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Main Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 19
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Main Motel Ely, Nevada
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“This a sister hotel to Magnuson Park Vue, just down the street”
 of 5 bubbles niyaDenver, 28 Sep 2016 | Read review
“This is a small motel and all of the rooms face the main courtyard but we heard no noise during the night.”
 of 5 bubbles taili, 18 Nov 2014 | Read review
“Stay at the Prospector, fantastic service!”
 of 5 bubbles kprunner26, 22 May 2014 | Read review
“Call and make sure the owners aren't gambling in Vegas before arriving!!”
 of 5 bubbles PatK150, 7 Mar 2013 | Read review
“We had middle of the motel room. Noise from street was not a problem. Will stay there next trip through.”
 of 5 bubbles cnpsr, 13 Jun 2012 | Read review
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