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Thornton, Colorado
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21 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

found ourselves in Ely after a very long drive on Highway 50, tired and needing a bed. Looking at reviews, we decided on this hotel, and we were satisfied with our decision. Check in was easy and fast, we got Cell 122. The room was not horrible, but not wonderful. The mini fridge was sitting on the luggage bench and... More 

Thank cfrank09
San Jose, California
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17 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 October 2016

The hotel is a reflection of city, old and obsolete. Ely is located in the mid-point between Grand Junction and Reno. A must stop place if you travel on Hwy 50. Do not expect too much, no fancy furnitures, no colorful decorations, neither shinny fixtures. Keep in mind, a reasonable clean room for a quiet place to sleep.

Thank P C
Beaver, Utah
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5 reviews
Reviewed 17 October 2016

very affordable and well kept. worth the amount spent. I would stay again if I have the chance it was a surprise to have a nice room. I did not expect the for the price charged. food accommodation's close

Thank Wesmcneill
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25 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 October 2016

motel separate from casino, for 60.00 a night I did not expect much, but was pleasantly surprised. Room was clean, beds comfortable, plenty of channels available on TV and room was quite - good night's rest.

Thank fleetoperator
Santa Fe, New Mexico
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6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 October 2016

I read many reviews of this property before we booked. Yes the cigarette smoke hits you as soon as you come into the property. Despite fans positioned all around you just can't get away from it. We stayed in Cell 144 and while the smell of smoke continued in the halls the room was surprisingly smoke free. From check in... More 

Thank linda w
Conroe, Texas
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22 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 October 2016

The motel rooms was very clean, but the rooms definitely need updating. The carpet need to be stretched and furniture brought up to date. However, the rooms were and the beds were super cleans. The ambiance tied in with the theme of being in jail. It was fun. For the price, it was OK for a few nights.

Thank 940TexasGirl
fort wayne Indiana
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126 reviews
33 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 September 2016

The hotel is easy to find when you get off hiway 50. Was quite a few motorcyclists staying the same time they had most of the bikers in one section across from check in. The restaurant was moderately priced and the food was ok. the room rate was reasonable.

Thank wltgl
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4 reviews
Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

Best casino in town awesome motel and good customer service great food I had a great time and I would recommend to anyone, rest location and they even have a great place for a romantic dinner in the back restaurant not bad place to stay and visit, also rode the ghost train of Ely the best train ride in the... More 

Thank Nathan L
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6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

We stayed in "newer addition" so we didn't get to stay in a cell. Our room was spacious, clean and fairly quiet. Everything worked...TV, coffee pot, tiny fridge. Beds were just fine. Walking distance to main street. Did not go to coffee shop. Hot tub area was indoors, clean and water hot.

Thank Michele B
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6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

We stayed here during our road trip across the west and it was decent for the price The room had all the basics we had come to expect Beds were comfy enough and the room was clean The only downside was the wi-fi was really poor and kept dropping.. I couldn't even read emails at one point as it couldn't... More 

Thank David O

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Additional Information about Jailhouse Motel & Casino

Address: 211 5th Street, Ely, NV 89301
Region: United States > Nevada > Ely
Price Range: ₹ 4,309 - ₹ 4,514 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Jailhouse Motel & Casino 3*
Number of rooms: 60
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  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“One of the best in Ely”
 of 5 bubbles 705PL, 22 Oct 2016 | Read review
“ground floor for ADA access”
 of 5 bubbles fleetoperator, 10 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ask for rooms away from the check-in area. They are quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles 940TexasGirl, 3 Oct 2016 | Read review
“rooms inside the casino”
 of 5 bubbles richardcS5087JF, 6 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Ask for quiet room away from traffic”
 of 5 bubbles ManOfC0nstantS0rr0w, 18 Jul 2016 | Read review
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