Lodging




Please call the Ely Chamber of Commerce at 800-777-7281 for detailed lodging info - rooms are being reserved QUICKLY!

All locations below in order from $ to $$$



A Stay Inn Ely
112 West Sheridan
Ely MN 55731


Ph: 218-365-6010
A Stay Inn Ely Website

Travel time: 0.2 miles from NABC
$ range: Call for rates


Motel Ely
1047 East Sheridan Street
Ely, MN 55731


Ph: 800-891-0334/218-365-3237
Motel Ely Website

Travel time: 1.8 miles from NABC
$ range: Call for rates


Bear Head Lake State Park
9301 Bear Head State Park Road
Ely, MN 55731


Ph:218-365-7229
Bear Head Lake State Park

Travel time: 10.3 miles
$ range: $16 and up for campsite/$45 and up for cabin/$55 and up for guest houses


Adventure Inn
1145 East Sheridan Street
Ely, MN 55731


Ph: 218-365-3140
Adventure Inn Website

Travel time: 1.9 miles from NABC
$ range: $55 and up


Timber Trail Lodge
629 Kawishiwi Trail
Ely, Minnesota 55731


Ph: 218-365-4879
Timber Trail Lodge Website

Travel time: 5 miles from NABC
$ range: $69 and up


Silver Rapids Lodge
495 Kawishiwi Trail
Ely MN 55731


Ph: 1-800-950-9425
Silver Rapids Lodge Website

Travel time: 3.5 miles
$ range: $109 and up for 4-24 guests/$15 and up for campsites
Cabin prices vary - call for details


Super 8 Ely
1605 East Sheridan Street
Hwy 1 and 169 East side
Ely, MN 55731-1836


Ph: 218-365-2873
Super 8 Ely Website

Travel time: 1.6 miles from NABC
$ range: $120/night for 2 guests - $140/night for 4 guests


River Point Resort
12007 River Point Road
Ely MN 55731


Ph: 1-800-456-5580
River Point Resort Website

Travel time: 11.6 miles from NABC
$ range: $125 and up


Holiday Inn Express
857 Rock Ridge Drive
Mountain Iron, MN 55768


Ph:1-877-859-5095
Holiday Inn Express Website

Travel time: 49 miles from NABC
$ range: $140 and up


The Lodge at Giants Ridge
6373 Wynne Creek Drive
Biwabik MN 55708


Ph: 218-865-7170
The Lodge at Giants Ridge Website

Travel time: 39.8 miles from NABC
$ range: $149 and up


Fortune Bay Resort Casino
1430 Bois Forte Road (Gold Mine Spur Rd)
Tower, MN 55790


Ph: 1-800-555-1714
Fortune Bay Resort Casino Website

Travel time: 32.1 miles from NABC
$ range: $160 and up


Grand Ely Lodge
400 North Pioneer Road
Ely, Minnesota 55731


Ph: 800-365-5070
Grand Ely Lodge Website

Travel time: 3 miles from NABC
$ range: $179 and up


Lodge of Whispering Pines
2700 Echo Trail
Ely, Minnesota 55731


Ph: 800-510-2947
Lodge of Whispering Pine Website

Travel time: 21.8 miles from NABC
$ range: $279 and up for CABINS/$35 and up for 2 people for CAMPING


The Cove (cabin rental)
Armstrong Lake - between Tower and Ely


Ph: 888-365-4956
The Cove - cabin rental

Travel time: 12 miles from Ely
$ range: $1195 per week (summer rate)


For houseboat rentals just 15 minutes from the NABC - check out Kinseys! Guests are welcome to stay at the dock!

For more information on lodging, restaurants and acitivities in Ely, visit The Ely Chamber of Commerce

Disclaimer

Neither The North American Bear Center, its staff and volunteers, nor the Northwoods Bear Foundation bear any responsibility for accomodations for the Lilypad Picnic or events related. Use your own discretion when choosing a location - vacancies are NOT guaranteed.

Travel Tips

Ely, Minnesota typically enjoys average temperatures in the upper 70's during the latter part of July into early August. However, the temperature has been known to drop significantly, so be sure to pack a variety of clothing.

Lilypad Picnic in Ely, Minnesota

Dining in the area includes American fare as well as Asian, Italian and Mexican. Visit the Ely Dining Guide for more information.