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Ripple River Motel and RV Park

701 Minnesota Ave. S., Aitkin, MN 56431
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Ripple River Motel and RV Park
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Phoenix, Arizona
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79 reviews 79 reviews
41 hotel reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Stayed here as part of our Big 2014 Road Trip. Exterior looked very inviting, and the rooms even more so. Very friendly and accommodating staff. On-site pizza and ice cream were very good. Not a low-cost place, but not horrifyingly expensive, either. And they're supporter of long-distance bicycle touring as well.

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longmont, colorado
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72 reviews 72 reviews
48 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

This motel is a surprise!..Things in Northern Minnesota can be quite rough at times and when it is pouring rain and the mosquitoes are out in vengence, finding this motel is heaven sent. It is newly renovated and has beautiful decor. New carpeting, cozy stove, and furnished in a real homey way. I wish I had reason to be in... More

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Cologne, Minnesota
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21 reviews 21 reviews
3 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2013

We stayed at the Ripple River Motel for the second time in July, 2013. This motel is a definite "mom & pop" place and not a chain. The owners live on-site and do a great job of caring for their guests and the motel. They are very nice and go out of their way to be accommodating. Both times we... More

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Detroit, Michigan
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18 reviews 18 reviews
9 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2013 via mobile

Stayed here on my way to N.D. it was very clean & spacious. We got the king jacuzzi room. The room decor is nice and inviting, room had a mini fridge & microwave which was nice with my toddlers milk & snacks. It makes for a great stop on your travels through Minnesota.

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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29 reviews 29 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2013

This is our third stay and this time we "splurged" on the king size/jacuzzi suite. Taking a jacuzzi bath while my husband napped on the bed, after a long day at the lake was quite the interesting and relaxing experience. The owners are nice, the place is so clean and the complimentary continental breakfast is just a nice bonus. The... More

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Calumet, Minnesota, United States
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2013

My husband I wanted to get away for a couple of days for our anniversary. We had driven by this motel many times, and always talked about what an inviting place it looked to stay. I am not the type that needs fancy things, but I DO need the place to be clean. This is it! My husband wanted a... More

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Pekin, Illinois
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7 reviews 7 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2013

We have stayed here a couple of times with some good experiences and more bad experiences. The owners can sometimes be very rude as if they are the only Motel there is and you have to stay there. Not much for what they call a breakfast. Rooms are mostly clean with exceptions to areas where they don't move furnishings. You... More

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Atlanta, Georgia, United States
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2012

We have been staying at the Ripple River Motel for several years - This is a one of a kind motel that is clean, safe, comfortable and charming. The decor reflects an up north woods style - light pine furniture with fun accents- Lots of Bear and Moose depicted in the rooms and on the property ie. the deck railings,... More

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Thunder Bay, Canada
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140 reviews 140 reviews
96 hotel reviews
103 helpful votes 103 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2012

Ripple River Motel was a nice little motel in Aitkin, Minnesota. Stayed here 2 nights in August 2012 for a mt bike race in Crosby, Minnesota. Check in was very fast and simple. Main office was very homely and its a nice mom and pop operation. Attached to the motel is a nice RV park that has a nice creek... More

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Waseca, Minnesota, United States
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2012

We've been staying at this hotel for years, and it is continuously going down hill. The past two times(in just as many months) have been extremely dissatisfying. The room we stayed in both times leaked water from the exhaust fan in the bathroom. The walls are thin to the point that we could see light coming from the room next... More

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Address: 701 Minnesota Ave. S., Aitkin, MN 56431
Location: United States > Minnesota > Aitkin
Amenities:
Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Wheelchair access
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Ranked #1 of 1 hotels in Aitkin

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