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Countryside Inn

2.0 of 5 Motel   |   2102 E. Main St., Albert Lea, MN 56007
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Ranked #11 of 11 hotels in Albert Lea
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  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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Peoria, Illinois
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34 reviews 34 reviews
15 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My wife didn't wish to pay for a Regular motel so we ended up in this place. It has to rang has one of the direst places I've been since Nam. Paint chipping, mold or stains on the wall heater. Soup and shampoo from China, carpet coming up. It's the kind of place that you lock the door and then... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014 via mobile

We were weary travelers on a budget. At 2 am on the road hotels are hard to come by. We were ecstatic when there was a room open in Albert Lea, with a king bed to boot! Boy were we sorry. The room didn't seem so bad at night. We hopped into bed and soon were in dreamland. Oh how... More

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Elmira, Canada
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

The sheets were clean and the mattress was comfortable but that is the only positive I can think of. The periferary of the room was dirty, the carpet wrinkled and stained and ...burn hole? The room smelled badly of stale smoke despite being assured it was a no smoking room. Cigarette burns in the comforter, only one washcloth, no ice... More

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El Centro Ca
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

My name is Victoria. I am a oversize pilot car for wind energy. For 5 years been staying here. One project almost 2 months. The previous manager and staff were great. Always accommodating. Had same room in inside building. Was there Monday night. The new "property manager" would not give us room in building we like. She put us in... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014 via mobile

When we booked the room on the website it was supposed to be a room with 2 queen beds. When we got there, the room was tiny With only 1 bed. The remote for the TV didn't work. There was dirt and hair along all the heat vents and baseboards. Plus when checking in they had the wrong credit card... More

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Saint Cloud, Minnesota
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

I booked a hotwire.com hot deal for a 3 star hotel and got this dump. I paid $93 for two night non refundable. I was immediately regretting my purchase. We got to the hotel and the last checking us in was wearing a dirty tank top short shorts and no shoes. The lobby smelled and was outdated. We got our... More

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Omaha, Nebraska
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23 reviews 23 reviews
11 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2013

cavet emtor to this establishment. Poorly run and organized. Needs to be updated immensely and not worth the $$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$ you pay. sorry to say this but it is so true and I am glad to have found Motel 65 down the road.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2013

We been staying here for a bit and have had no problem!!! The manager has been very helpful! We were first in the smallest room but once my husband started bringing in extra money she had no problem moving us to alot bigger room. The price is very affordable! And everyone is so friendly and sweet especially with our kids!... More

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Scottsdale, Arizona
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2013

We got stranded in an unusual snow storm. I am in a wheelchair and our car was buried in the parking lot in a couple feet of snow. The female manager (Heather) worked with my wife and another man for 20-25 minutes shoveling our car out before we could continue our travels. Well beyond the duties of the hotel Mgr.... More

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Saco, Maine, United States
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2012

Stayed at this location because we were sick and the price was in our range. Thought it was cute till we got into the room. The floor wasn't vacuumed, the furniture was all broken (had to eat dinner on the bed), most of the fixtures were damaged, and everything was dusty. Little did I know the worst was to come.... More

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Address: 2102 E. Main St., Albert Lea, MN 56007
Location: United States > Minnesota > Albert Lea
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Countryside Inn 2*
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