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Best Western Ramkota Hotel

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1400 8th Ave NW, Aberdeen, SD 57401
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Las Vegas, Nevada
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21 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Recently stayed 2 nights at Best Western Ramkota Hotel. The hotel was very clean, the bed was comfortable, and the staff was very friendly and helpfully. I would say the only issued I had was noise from the hallway or outside seemed to pierce right through the walls, which woke me up a few times at night. Other than that... More 

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Aberdeen, United States
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The water pressure was REALLY bad in the room that we stayed in. We had a REALLY hard time getting the soap out of our hair because the pressure was SO weak. The lady at the front desk couldn't find our reservation when we went to check in. This really upset us because we had planned a b-day party a... More 

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bwgmAberdeen, General Manager at Best Western Ramkota Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Michelle E, It has been a great pleasure corresponding with you via e-mail over the past few days. I'm glad we were able to determine that the issue with the water pressure was a simple matter of changing the setting from mist to shower and we'll be working to do a better job of educating our guests about these... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were staying at the hotel for a state hockey tournament. We tried to have a cocktail at the pool while watching our kids swim. We were asked to leave due to a pan of bars and few drinks sitting at our table. However, the hotel had a minimum of two vending machines sitting in the pool area. I think... More 

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bwgmAberdeen, General Manager at Best Western Ramkota Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Jrieff, Thank-you so very much for choosing to stay with us. We work very hard to ensure every guest has a pleasant experience and I'm glad that it appears on most accounts we were able to do that for you. The policy of no food and beverage in the pool area is a South Dakota State law which we... More 

Fargo, North Dakota
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

Very Nice hotel, little bit on the expensive side. The hotel is up to date and is very clean! Has a lot of accommodations, Although it would be nice if the rooms had fridges. Very friendly staff and has a nice bar area.

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bwgmAberdeen, General Manager at Best Western Ramkota Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Daveo233, Thank-you so very much for taking the time to write a review. We're always grateful for the feedback of our guests and even more-so for those guests who return often. We're glad you found our facility was clean and comfortable as well as easy to find and well situated for ease of travel to area attractions and points... More 

Holland, Michigan
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

nice to have everything you need under one roof, good quiet motel, friendly staff, internet is a tad slow, breakfast has been added, great idea I like that idea, big pool, easy access, have stayed there many times and always come back, due to, the friendly staff, and the location is perfect easy access, to most of area attractions,

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bwgmAberdeen, General Manager at Best Western Ramkota Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Daveo233, Thank-you so very much for taking the time to write a review. We're always grateful for the feedback of our guests and even more-so for those guests who return often. We're glad you found our facility was clean and comfortable as well as easy to find and well situated for ease of travel to area attractions and points... More 

Aberdeen, United States
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

Hotel has very dry air in winter. everyone at conference was coughting and getting sick. Conference rooms are nice and well maintained. Meals for conference were good and everyone had enough to eat. Rooms do not have microwave or fridge.

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bwgmAberdeen, General Manager at Best Western Ramkota Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Steven E., Thank-you so very much for taking the time to write a review. We're so very happy you found the guest rooms, meeting space and general facility to be well kept and clean. We'll also pass along your high praise of the quality of meeting and events meals to our catering staff. We apologize you felt the air... More 

Aberdeen, South Dakota
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Great service great staff best continental breakfast ever. Blake went out of his way to assist us as did LeAnn. We had one small room issue but Tony was able to fix the issue promptly and professionally

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bwgmAberdeen, General Manager at Best Western Ramkota Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Melissae07, Thank-you so very much for taking the time to write a review. We were exceptionally pleased to book your event and so glad you had the opportunity to try our brand new continental breakfast as well. We very much appreciate your business and look forward to seeing you often! Best Regards, Randy J. Grismer General Manager More 

Sioux Falls, South Dakota
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

A friend and I stayed here for a night to visit some other friends in town. The room was nice and clean and was fairly up to date. The bathroom looked almost brand new! The best part of the stay is the Minerva's restaurant (unless you have kids, then of course it is the pool, which looked very nice/fun also).... More 

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bwgmAberdeen, General Manager at Best Western Ramkota Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Jake731, I am so very glad you took the time to write a review. We are exceptionally proud of our staff and our facility and I'm glad you had the opportunity to stay in one of our rooms featuring our new guest bath experience. I couldn't agree more that our on-site dining and indoor water play-land hit the mark... More 

Glenwood, United States
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

Don't stay in the bi-level suite if you have a family! It only has a king sized bed and the couches are not even sofa-sleepers. The living room furniture only will seat 3 people! I guess this suite is meant only as a honeymoon suite. Too bad! It would be perfect for a large family if it had more beds... More 

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bwgmAberdeen, General Manager at Best Western Ramkota Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Darla E., Thank-you for taking the time to write a review. We are so sorry that the Bi-level suite didn't offer the seating you anticipated for your large family. It is true that this particular suite is better suited to couples and honeymooners, however we have several other suite types including family suites, two-room suites and L-shape suites which... More 

Fargo, United States
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

I've HEARD that they have recently done some renovations, but there is still work to be done. While the price was good, there are several options in Aberdeen and for the few I've stayed at I have only had one time where I would say more attention to detail was needed. We found 2 beer bottle caps in our room... More 

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bwgmAberdeen, General Manager at Best Western Ramkota Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Chris R., Thank-you so very much for taking the time to share your experience. I am disappointed that your stay was not everything it should have been. We work hard every day to ensure each guest is completely satisfied; while it is true that occasional errors are made in any industry, no guest should ever find a room out... More 

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