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Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Check in staff was friendly. Main floor is a casino so smoky. Mexican restaurant was OK. Room was very comfortable. Bed was heavenly after a long drive. Room had a refrigerator and a microwave. Fun to see all of the vintage motorcycles in the lobby.

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Ely, Minnesota
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have stayed at many hotels over the years and this is one of the best. Immaculately clean rooms with everything I need for a multi-day business stay. I needed a meeting room today and the staff was very accommodating in getting it set up on short notice. The Wi-Fi is strong and people are great. This is my place...

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Elizabeth W, General Manager at Prospector Hotel and Gambling Hall, responded to this review

Dear 702traveler, Many thanks for your wonderful review of our property and for giving us Tripadvisor's top rating of 5 out of 5! We are ecstatic you found our hotel to be "One Of The Best" and we hope you can make it back soon for another memorable stay. Safe Travels from all of us at the Prospector Hotel &...

Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There are not a lot of choices for places to stay in Ely. Having said that, The Prospector is a very nice place to stay. Clean, very quiet and affordable. Even though the main hall of rooms is connected directly to the lobby and area of electronic gambling machines, it is quiet. The little restaurant is ok, not great but...

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Crescent Valley, Nevada
Reviewed 21 February 2017

The minute my husband and I walked into the lobby of The Prospector I felt welcomed. We were greeted by Tony Curtis. I had no idea he was working in a hotel in Ely! lol The music and the décor gave the area character, and the amazing smells coming from the dining room made our dinner choice easy. If that...

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3Thank vitaminjat
Reviewed 13 February 2017

I chose this place because of the number of cars in the parking lot. As I entered it was apparent that the people inside were having a great time! The laughter and music set the mood. Tony Curtis was the desk clerk that night and I laughed telling him that I was of the generation that would remember his name....

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Elizabeth W, General Manager at Prospector Hotel and Gambling Hall, responded to this review

Mary, The Prospector Family appreciates you taking the time to review our Hotel and for giving us Tripadvisor's Top Rating of 5 out of 5! All of our Team Members work hard everyday to earn reviews such as yours and we LOVE that you consider us to be a "Diamond In The Rough"! We hope you can make it back...

Washington DC
Reviewed 3 February 2017

We stayed here in October on a trip from California to Utah. We stayed one night. It was quite chilly outside, but our room was quiet, warm, and comfy. We got a good night´s rest. The beds are good! There is a Mexican restaurant off the lobby which has reasonable prices. The food was fine. We ate dinner and breakfast...

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Yuma, Arizona
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

I'll start by saying we love staying at the Prospector. It's a great little motel and they are extremely accommodating if you're traveling with pets. We have stayed a number of times and have never had a bad experience, until now. We are traveling through for a family emergency, and checked in tonight. We were dismayed to learn that unless...

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Elizabeth W, General Manager at Prospector Hotel and Gambling Hall, responded to this review

Dear Deannabob, Thank you for taking the time to review our Hotel and we are ecstatic that you "Love" staying with us! We appreciate you being a repeat guest and all of our Team Members work hard everyday to earn customers such as yourself. The Prospector Hotel & Gambling Hall is not a "discount" Hotel. Our rates are always far...

Zephyr Cove, Nevada
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Stayed at the Prospector Hotel for a few days as we visited Ely. We had our dogs with us and were hugely surprised at the special rooms they had for travelers with pets. Treats, doggie bags, no-carpet floors, and a doggie bed . . . with decor designed around pet owners. This was great! Parking with direct access to the...

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Singapore
Reviewed 9 January 2017

location was great, just along highway. Quaint hotel with a lot of western decorations in the lobby and even the room. Welcome magaritas were provided. We ordered in room dining and it was good. bed comfortable.

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Elizabeth W, General Manager at Prospector Hotel and Gambling Hall, responded to this review

Dear Oec, Many thanks for the wonderful review of our property. All of us at the Prospector Hotel & Gambling Hall work hard everyday to earn reviews such as yours. We look forward to your next stay with us and wish you Safe Travels. SWEET DREAMS!

Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

Stayed in Ely many times on our way to Az decided to try this hotel based on the reviews and weren't disappointed. As previously mentioned there a lot of funky artifacts in the lobby & casino but also in the rooms and added to the ambience of the place. Staff very friendly and attentive on checking and rooms themselves were...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Casino and Gambling
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
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  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Prospector Hotel & Gambling Hall is a beautifully appointed Hotel and Casino including an onsite Restaurant and Cocktail Lounge. The property is newly remolded with 5 Star Amenities throughout, therefore, we are positive you will enjoy your stay with us. The Hotel is Pet Friendly so we love all pets and YES, we Love You too! In addition, being less than a mile away, we are the closest Hotel to the famous Train Station, Airport & Hospital. Safe Travels and See You Soon! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Prospector Hotel and Gambling Hall

Address: 1501 E Aultman St, Ely, NV 89301-2599
Region: United States > Nevada > Ely
Price Range: €101 - €114 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Prospector Hotel and Gambling Hall 3.5*
Number of rooms: 61
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“The pet friendly rooms are wonderful.”
 of 5 bubbles vitaminjat, 21 Feb 2017 | Read review
“great pet rooms w/extras for dogs, easy parking/access to pet wing, good inexpensive breakfast, free welcome margarita and rubber ducky!”
 of 5 bubbles Creach503, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
“The Pet wing is phenomenal”
 of 5 bubbles M4764AHheathers, 28 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Rooms facing the back; the view isn't great, but quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles AndanteNoCal, 26 Oct 2016 | Read review
“They do have rooms for Pets”
 of 5 bubbles mrbillw2013, 24 Oct 2016 | Read review
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