Welcome to Lakeland Motel

Lakeland Motel has been in business since 1952, we're a small motel with clean and comfortable rooms for reasonable rates. The rooms are small with a northwoods feel that a lot of people expect from the area we call home, Ely Minnesota. The rates run from $50 to $120 per night depending on room size and the number of people. Please call us at 218-365-3330 for reservations or stop in and visit us.
Jul
23

Blueberry is next weekend.

Blueberry fest is almost here. 300 booths from food to wood products. And just about everything in between. Come and enjoy.

Jul
12

Good fishing

There’s been a lot of really nice fish of all kinds being brought in. All species, good size ones. May flies are done so catching will improve even more.

Jun
26

Good fishing

Fishing is coming on strong. Everything from 20 in.  smallies and 16 in. panfish. to 30 inch walleyes and 35 in pikes. A lot of nice fish are being caught.

Jun
16

Fishing

The walleye fishing sounds a little slow right now. But the bass and pike have been hitting pretty good. A couple of just under four foot pike have been reported. The walleyes should be picking up as the weather warms and they move…

May
27

Fishing

Wow, reports of some really nice pike coming in. Anywhere from 36 inches to 45 inches. They’re hungry right now. With the weather warming up, everything should be active. Don’t forget to make reservations.

May
17

Summer

Well, summer is here, I hope. We are up and running. Little late this year, but we made it. Getting reservations, make yours early to be sure to have one. See you this summer.        

Apr
25

Summer is coming

Well, got most of the spring cleaning done. Still got a little to do. but we’re taking reservations for the summer. Call soon to make sure you have the room you want. Summer is coming.

Apr
1

Spring cleaning

Well, it’s that time of year again. Spring cleaning time. Will be shut down until around the middle of April. Will post opening day later. Thanks for all the patronage.

Jan
31

Vacation time

Well, the permit process is now open for the summer. Time to get that permit and make reservations for the summer trip. We’re getting calls already, so call early. Still have some time for some good ice fishing too. Good reports coming in…

Jan
1

With the new year upon us now. Don’t forget to reserve that room for the summer trip. There is plenty of time for the dog sled trip or ice fishing yet. The lakes have around 12 to 14 inches of ice now. Trout…