Update: 12:56 p.m.
Nearly two hours after this story was posted, Kelly Inn’s corporate office sent a press release confirming the closure.
Kelly Midwest Ventures LP is announcing its’ closure of the Kelly Inn of Bismarck, ND on February 19, 2019.
In 1988, the property was acquired and for 30 years has operated as the Kelly Inn. Ltd. owns and operates 24 hotels in 9 states.
The Kelly Inn property is for sale and listed with Duemelands Commercial Real Estate (April Eide, 701-221-2222)
The Kelly Inn in Bismarck is closing their doors. The last day of business is February 19.
Occupants of the hotel were told they needed to find other accommodations as the hotel is expected to close in the next week.
When we called the Kelly Inn to learn more, the manager repeatedly avoided questions and referred us to the corporate office. We called and are hoping to hear back from the Kelly Inn’s corporate office to learn more about why the business is closing.
The Acting Director of Community Development for the City of Bismarck tells us they have not received any calls or permit requests for the Kelly Inn.