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Paddle Inn Motel

Traveller (6)
Room & Suite (1)
Traveller (6)
Room & Suite (1)
1314 E Sheridan St, Ely, MN 55731-1751 See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed
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Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Refrigerator in room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
United States > Minnesota > Ely
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Firm beds, plenty of hot water, spotless linens, and, when the windows are shut, very quiet. Just the place to use as a home base. It was raining and cold outside but the room was warm, with a blessedly quiet heating system which worked quickly. Family run with very helpful ow
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Response from paddle1960, Owner at Paddle Inn Motel
Responded Sep. 30, 2018
Thanks for your nice review and taking the time to submit it. Have a great day.
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Booked a last minute trip and our regular hotel was booked. Paddle Inn shows up on another travel site as #1 for Ely but we didn't feel it should be. Rooms were clean but carpet could be replaced. Our room had a funky musty smell - thankfully the windows were able to be opened. N
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Response from paddle1960, Owner at Paddle Inn Motel
Responded Sep. 30, 2018
Thanks for your review.
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Old fashioned motel with green tile in bathroom. Immediate hot water. Fan in bathroom is a bit loud. Said they had a sauna. We didn't use it. We were 3 doors in from Sheridan & did not hear much traffic when all the windows were shut, just loud motorcycles. Appreciated the
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Response from paddle1960, Owner at Paddle Inn Motel
Responded Jul. 25, 2017
Thanks for staying with us and taking the time to give us a review. Glad you liked us. Thanks
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We stayed here after a week long Quetico canoe trip. Rooms were clean, showers were hot, and beds were comfy, everything you need after a week in the Canadian wilderness. Rooms have a nice knotty pine cabin feel to them, decent TV programming, and good location close to the downt
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Response from paddle1960, Owner at Paddle Inn Motel
Responded Jul. 14, 2017
Thank you.
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Family run older motel. Very nice, helpful owners. Room was clean, good number of towels and room had microwave and mini fridge. Room has shower and no tub which was fine with us. Room is simple but met our needs since we didn't spend much time in room during the day. Chairs
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Response from paddle1960, Owner at Paddle Inn Motel
Responded Jul. 7, 2017
Thanks for the review. Glad you chose us for your stay.
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Shower stall only, but a large one.
are there rooms with either two double or two queen beds?
"pricey but ok"
"Ask for room near sauna if you want to use it (we only come in winter), plus those rooms would be farther away from the road."
"Corner rooms were quieter since farther from the main road."
"As for a room away from the highway."
"I gather there are various room configurations. Make sure you tell the owners what you are looking for people wise."
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