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Americas Best Value Inn Brainerd

11617 Andrew St, Brainerd, MN 56401 (Formerly Econo Lodge Brainerd)
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2015 via mobile

We started our 10 day Motorcycle trip by booking this Hotel......WORST mistake we made. We should have known when we pulled in the parking lot, it was a weekend and there was not one car to be found. We went to cancel our rooms and the lady charged us full price for both rooms even though we canceled. I could... More 

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Lacrescent Mn
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2015

The room was a good size, the beds were bouncy but comfortable. The bedspreads are quite old and in need of replacement. Other than that, the room was clean and comfortable enough for an overnight or 2. The front desk girl was very nice and welcoming. Breakfast was good.

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Jordan, Minnesota
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

After you have to call the front desk lady to come out to check you in (yes, they have a phone you have to dial for someone to come help you), you are greeted with a stench, it only gets worse when you walk into your room, and the air conditioning just made it worse. We had a scare after... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

*NO SMOKE ALARM in the room!! *BROKEN shower head sprayed water to ceiling *Sink and shower would not drain *Smelly, musty room..filthy carpet and bathroom floor not cleaned *Fur-like dust behind fridge I'm almost positive that smoke alarms in each room are not only standard, but the law.... I do not recommend this hotel!!!! Stay far far away!!!!!!!

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

The title says it all. The room smelled, there was a dog in the room next door, barking constantly when we checked in, both beds had a crater in the middle and should have been replaced years ago, room was dirty and smelled like urine.

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Stillwater, Oklahoma
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

There are not many choices for hotels in Brainerd, MN, so we weren't expecting much. However, we had a wonderful experience. Apparently, the other travelers didn't have the same young woman working the front desk. She was friendly, competent and efficient. I would DEFINITELY stay here again.

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1 Thank cfdeyong
Blaine, Minnesota
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

I got there early, and they would not let me check in. I am handicap, and I'm very limited to how long I can do anything; drive, sit, stand, and then some. I had nowhere to go to wait. There was not one car in the parking lot, and as far I'm concerned, no reason to not let me sign... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014 via mobile

This is quite possibly the worst hotel I've ever stayed at. It's a complete joke. We were in Brainerd for a family wedding which was only a couple miles from the hotel so we thought it would be perfect. The location was about the only thing that was good about our stay. When we checked in the girl at the... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

We traveled to Brainerd for a weekend getaway and booked 2 rooms at this hotel. Our room looked okay at first glance but then when we lifted the comforter off the bed there was filth all around the edges of the bed (broken paper cups, half eaten tums, dog food and other dirt, dust, etc). The bathroom floor appeared to... More 

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