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Wheels Motel
Wheels Motel
2.0 out of 5.0 1324 N 6th St, Greybull, WY
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4.6/5 (34 reviews)

This was a nice play to stay. The room was clean, and the bed was very comfortable. I would recommend this place.

Reviewed on Sep 18, 2019
Situated in Greybull, this motel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Greybull Museum, Greybull City Park, and Museum of Flight and Aerial Firefighting. Red Gulch Dinosaur ...
Cottonwood Cottages
Cottonwood Cottages
2.0 out of 5.0 710 W. C St, Basin, WY
3.6/5 (95 reviews)

Place is very small and quiet, old lady who runs the place was kind enough to let us hang some stuff we needed to dry in the back of the inn. Also, she was always giving us some help on many other things. The property looks bit run down and small things in the room need fixing but it is kinda expected ...

Reviewed on Aug 13, 2019
Situated in Basin, this motel is within 12 mi (20 km) of Greybull City Park, Greybull Museum, and Museum of Flight and Aerial Firefighting.

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Shell Campground & Cabins

Shell Campground & Cabins

102 1st Street, Shell, WY
    2.5 out of 5.0
    4.7 out of 5 (44 reviews)

    Shell Campground & Cabins$50

    Sep 22 - Sep 23

    Shell Campground & Cabins$50
    The Lookout on Trapper Creek

    The Lookout on Trapper Creek

    Shell, WY
      5.0 out of 5 (1 reviews)

      Shell Motels for the Frugal Traveler

      In the larger Sheridan area, there are 16 inexpensive motels among the more than 60 hotels and other accommodations. When you pick one of these cheaper accommodations, you might not have many of the amenities found in a traditional hotel but you'll save more cash to use on your vacation.

      Fun fact: The word "motel" was invented in 1925 by the owner of the Milestone Mo-Tel in San Luis Obispo, California. Often just a story or two, motel properties usually have outdoor access to guestrooms from the parking lot.

      Below are some of our customers' top motels to book in the larger area:

      Wheels Motel

      • Located 17 mi (27.4 km) from the heart of Shell
      • Enjoy access to the restaurant, and freebies including breakfast, WiFi, and parking.

      Cottonwood Cottages

      • Free WiFi and free parking are available during your stay.
      • Central Shell is 22.5 mi (36.3 km) away

      Things to Do in Shell

      These are some outdoorsy places nearby:

      • Bighorn National Forest
      • Shell Falls
      • Red Gulch Dinosaur Tracksite

      While you're checking out the area, consider visiting:

      • Medicine Wheel
      • Burgess Junction Visitor Center
      • Greybull Museum

      Best Time to Visit Shell

      Determine the optimal time to visit Shell by looking over the seasonal weather details below:
      • The hottest months are typically July and August, while December and January are the coldest months
      • January-March: Daytime temperatures average 52° F and nighttime temperatures average 11° F
      • April-June: 82° F is the daytime average and 26° F is the nighttime average
      • July-September: Daytime averages are around 87° F and nighttime averages are around 38° F
      • October-December: The average temperatures are 65° F during the day and 10° F at night
      • Average rainfall is 15.79 inches in a year

      How to Get to Shell and Around the Area

      Shell Transportation
      Sheridan, WY (SHR-Sheridan County)Airport40.4 mi (65 km)