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Adventure Inn

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Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

Very cute and simple hotel. The rooms are the perfect size, nothing too fancy its just perfect. Clean comfy bed, nice bathroom. Helpful front desk staff. Me and my family highly reccomend. Will be back this summer.

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Grand Rapids, Michigan
Reviewed 31 January 2017

We enjoyed your night at the Adventure Inn staying in #10 The Cabin. The log bed frames are a little too large for the room but make the room look so cute and charming. The rate was excellent and the staff person that greeted us upon a very late arrival was accommodating and friendly. We had an issue with our...

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Sueedgington, Owner at Adventure Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words and your patience with the toilet. We repaired it the next day. You are confirming the need to replace the log beds. They add character but hard to maneuver around both as a guest and as cleaning staff. We are replacing them this spring. Hopefully you will have another reason to return to Ely....

Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

My husband and I came up with my in-laws for a quick weekend get away, the adventure inn was perfect for us! The staff was super great and helpful, the room was clean, and it was perfect for us because we had two separate rooms each with a queen sized bed and a great kitchenette! We ate out some but...

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Sueedgington, Owner at Adventure Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write such a nice review. We do try hard to make our guests stay as comfortable as possible. Glad your family enjoyed their weekend in Ely. Winter is another great season for Ely. Regards, Sue

Rochester, Minnesota
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Desk clerks were very friendly and helpful. Our section of the motel was built w/i the last 5 years and contains all of the energy conserving amenities one could ask for. The down side of that was there was very inadequate venting in the bathroom, room heater was virtually impossible to adjust. Two beds=one reading light with on/off switch inconveniently...

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

Thank you for your review and will be happy to explain a bit about our Inn. We do not have a fan specifically for the bathroom as we have a vent system that removes all air every 90 seconds, scrubs it and returns it. It is an air to air heat exchanger. It exchanges the stale air with fresh and...

Twin Cities, MN
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Location in ely was great. We walked to dinner and shops. Ely also has a safe ride van company, that for 5$ per adult you can go anywhere in town. The room was very clean and updated. They are small, but for the price of our queen room it was exactly what we expected. Nice bed, pillow and sheets. It...

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Reviewed 9 October 2016

This was the nicest place to stay in Ely!!! The bed was so comfortable along with the best pillows I have ever seen at any place I have ever stayed. Nice room, great customer service and reasonable pricing. This is definitely were we will be staying anytime I go to Ely.

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Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

We recently visited Ely and stayed at the Adventure Inn. It was a perfect base camp for our daily paddles in the BWCA. The room was large, clean and very comfortable. The staff was very friendly and extremely helpful. One in fact was a past trip guide in the BWCA and spend nearly half an hour helping us decide on...

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Reviewed 25 September 2016

You have options here--cabin like and a walk across the parking lot, or in the hotel. Either way, a breakfast of pastries and coffee are in the lobby. Not a fancy place, but just what we were looking for. Great staff, location, and clean. Visited the Bear Center, International Wolf Center, and walked around the quaint downtown. Got some early...

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Pearl City, Illinois
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

Stayed here the end of September with my wife and two small dogs. The primary reason I chose Adventure Inn was because of the incredibly positive reviews. It's located on the main street of downtown Ely within walking distance to restaurants and grocery stores. The owners/managers were incredibly gracious, helpful, and friendly. The lobby was smaller than most and the...

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

Thank you for taking time to write a review and for your kind words. We try hard to provide comfortable accommodations for our visitors to our little town at the end of the road. We will never be able to compete with those world class hotels in large cities, but will do our best to make your visit to Ely...

Munster, Indiana
Reviewed 14 September 2016

I researched all of the places to stay in Ely and decided to give the Adventure a try. The rooms were clean and nice size. Coffee in the morning was a hit with my group and the staff was really nice. I would stay at this place again on my next trip to Ely.

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Amenities

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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
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • 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: $115 - $167 (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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