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Norwood Inn & Suites

821 Shamrock Lane, Albany, MN 56307 (Formerly Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Albany)
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014
nicholas a Saint Cloud, Minnesota
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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English first
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel was not the greatest. It is the only one within the area so you pretty much are forced to stay there. I booked a room with 2 queen beds and then they upgraded and charged me for the suite which I did not need or want for money purposes and had no normal rooms left. Management seemed to... More

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Saint Cloud, Minnesota
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

Have stayed here in the past. Excellent property for the excellent price. Rooms clean and properly stocked. Staff friendly and prompt. Could use a more convenient outlet for laptops and charging stations. Only one is under the desk,and had a great stay

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

Stayed here last month - absolutely no complaints. Very friendly helpful staff, clean spacious room, coffee and cookies available always, Breakfast was fantastic with several choices. Would look forward to staying again

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38 hotel reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014

We have stayed here many times over the years since it is convenient for our family gatherings and my father lives in Albany. We stayed 3 nights in mid-February in the 2-room king suite. The price is reasonable and the front desk was very pleasant and helpful. The rooms are okay, nothing special, but the bedding and towels are in... More

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Waite Park, Minnesota, United States
1 review
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2013

We planned the wedding and wanted to have a place for our guest to stay. We thought since this was close to where our reception was it would make it easy on them. We were so wrong! We made our reservation and had room blocks made a year before the wedding, We were promised updates on when rooms were full... More

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Norwood_821, General Manager at Norwood Inn & Suites, responded to this review

Sir/Madam We apologize for the inconvenience caused to you while you were staying at the hotel. We deeply feel for it and want to make sure that you give us an opportunity to serve you again and we want to promise that you get an experience which you can relish for the time to come. With apology Norwood Inn &... More

Minneapolis, Minnesota
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2013

Used for recent wedding. Problems with management from day 1. 90+ degrees and air conditioners didn't work. One family checked in and had to be moved because of air conditioner and then they had the audacity to give it to another family later so my good friends ended up having to drive 2 1/2 hours home after the wedding because... More

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Norwood_821, General Manager at Norwood Inn & Suites, responded to this review

Sir/Madam We apologize for the inconvenience caused to you while you were staying at the hotel. We deeply feel for it and want to make sure that you give us an opportunity to serve you again and we want to promise that you get an experience which you can relish for the time to come. With apology Norwood Inn &... More

Michigan
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2013

A friend and I stayed at this hotel on June 5, 2013. We arrived late and were tired and ready to settle. The staff was kind and so very helpful. The hotel was clean and the beds were very comfortable. The have a nice indoor pool that is open late. Great place.

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Brooklyn Park, Minnesota
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2013

The rooms were clean but they were late being cleaned. The air conditioner did not work at cooling and was very noisey. The towels were small and paper thin. The people upstairs were running all night long, thought they would come through the ceiling. No one there for us to check out in the morning. Kids were swimming in the... More

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Nashua, New Hampshire
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2013

15 May 2013 Our stay on the 26th & 27th of April 2013 Room 125. Also family in 118 / 119 & 120. By calling the Albany Norwood Inn & Suites directly, I spoke with an "on site" staff member who guided me in a room selection process that worked out perfectly. It was a Queen suite, and with a... More

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Fargo, North Dakota
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2013

We were traveling to canada and stayed at the hotel . It's a beautiful facility in a small town, the hotel is clean and has most professional staff , the Manager Derek was most polite and helpful. He showed is various rooms and was thorough and professional. He gave us tips for the restaurant and bars in town. We stayed... More

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Additional Information about Norwood Inn & Suites

Address: 821 Shamrock Lane, Albany, MN 56307 (Formerly Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Albany)
Location: United States > Minnesota > Albany
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
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Also Known As:
Norwood Hotel Albany
Norwood Inn And Suites
Country Inn Albany
Albany Country Inn

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Amenities

Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Shuttle Bus service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Number of rooms
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