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Rodeway Inn Baxter

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   7836 Fairview Rd, Baxter, MN 56425
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Rating summary
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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Stillwater, Minnesota
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

I never write reviews. However, after seeing my son literally chewed alive during a stay here I felt compelled to let others know to stay away. Even if they have sprayed for bed bugs, that only means the rooms are filled with pesticides. I strongly recommend you stay away from the Rodeway Inn in Baxter. I'll be sleeping in my... More 

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Pasadena, Maryland, United States
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

The owner of this hotel is a thief! He bullied me into paying 30 days up front. The rooms were dirty, my feet turned black from the carpet. the rooms smelled like cigarettes and urine. the toilet rann all night. I could not get clean towels and I had to take my own trash out and clean my own room.... More 

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Inver Grove Heights, Minnesota
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

Brainerd and Baxter Minnesota are terrible places to get a hotel during August each year when NHRA comes to town for their Lucas Oil National competition. That weekend is what the locals call "race weekend". All the hotels double their nightly rates. Many hotels take non-refundable reservations for that weekend which is the case for the Rodeway Inn Baxter. I'm... More 

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Moore, Oklahoma
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17 reviews 17 reviews
8 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

The staff here obviously is not up to the standards of even keeping a hotel up to reasonable standards. The rooms were not very well kept, the tv didn't work or the batteries on the remote were dead, the carpet was stained, they had painted the room but when painting the bathroom they partially painted some tiles which made it... More 

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Durham, NC
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24 reviews 24 reviews
10 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014

I was expecting the worst after reading some previous reviews. It's definitely a budget hotel, and there is old furniture sitting out back near the parking lot. But the room is very clean; there is a new flat-screen TV; bathroom is clean with good water pressure and quick hot water in the shower. The guy who checked me in, is... More 

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Monticello, Minnesota
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98 reviews 98 reviews
49 hotel reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2014

When I was young my family stayed here when we would visit Paul Bunyan down the road. Back then the hotel was a Thrifty Scot. It was a nice place.. Well Paul is gone and the hotel is not very nice. Coworkers reported bugs. I did not have any but the stains and smells in my room were not good.... More 

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Scottsdale, Arizona
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2013

The owner of the hotel check me in. He personally did the transaction. Overcharged my card that I did not find out till later. It was done intensionally as I had specifically confirmed the charges a second time with him. Aggravation!

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Chanhassen. MN
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2013

This was the dirtiest hotel I have ever stayed in. Bedding and pillows were so bad I went to Kohls next door and bought new just for one night. Bathroom was disgusting they never cleaned the urine and hair around the toilet. Tub enclosure glued on over old tile, ceiling tile stained. No ice buckets, cups or glasses. Entry door... More 

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Island of Hawaii, Hawaii
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2013

We stayed here for a conference. Awful place to stay!!!!! Cigarette pack was in the room when we arrived. Urine stains and body hair on the sheets. We made them change the sheets again. The NEW sheets had urine stains, again!! They never apologized for the inconvenience!! Breakfast was bad, no food choices such as eggs, yogurt, etc. Bananas were... More 

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Becker, Minnesota
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2013

My family and I booked a week at this hotel. While we stayed we had no room service had to get our own shampoo, soap, liens, ect. We also had to take out our own trash. To top it off they never even changed our bedding the whole time we stayed there either. We finally ended up switching hotels. The... More 

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Address: 7836 Fairview Rd, Baxter, MN 56425
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Location: United States > Minnesota > Baxter
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Rodeway Inn Baxter 2*
Number of rooms: 55
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