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Black Bear Casino Resort Hotel

1785 Highway 210, Carlton, MN 55718
Black Bear Casino Resort Hotel
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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6 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The casino itself is big, lots of gaming, buffet was good – our room was in the old part of the hotel and was disgusting – there were large stains all over the carpet, stains on the ceiling, and a large burn in the blanket – I overlooked the ceiling and burn, and since we were somewhat late arrivals, unfortunately... More 

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White Bear Lake, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Go on a Monday or Tuesday. Not as much smoke. The Buffet was Much better than the other Casinos in Minnesota. Much better than Princess Cruise Lines. ( Which is now owned by Carnival. Ugh) Very nice customer service. If you don't like your room they will really try to accommodate you. Best of all is the price. It's a... More 

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Port Charlotte, Florida
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a nice hotel and restaurant. I was there on a weekday this past week. I was only there overnight so wasn't able to take advantage of the golfing but did enjoy a nice dinner buffet, and then a great breakfast buffet the next morning. Both buffets were very good however...for the money the breakfast one if much better.... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Many new machines with decent payouts. We have a cabin in Northern MN and frequent a few of the casinos now and then;-). Black Bear is our favorite. Steak House is good too. Avoid the buffet, at least breakfast....not impressed. Sunday Bloody Mary Bar is awesome!

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Ontario, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 114 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We made a reservation to stay in the newer part of the hotel (tower) but on check-in were placed in the older section (though we paid the new room rate). The entire complex is very smoky, even our non smoking room smelled like a smoked in car. Stains on the hallway carpets, and even more in our actual room (... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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30 reviews
28 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First impression was holy smoke!! Be prepared to walk through a smoke wall before finding relief in your room. The hotel lobby is opened up to the smoking part of the casino and its overwhelming. 1/2 the workers don't have teeth or look pretty shady but other than that not too bad of a stay. It was in a great... More 

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Metro Minneapolis-Saint Paul, Minnesota
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We rented a room with 2 queen size beds for total of $85/night. We were unable to arrive there until 10pm, so arrived after dark. The first thing I noticed on walking into the room were dust balls hanging on the ceiling, and that the carpeting was filthy, with recent food/liquid spills on top of years of dirt. Also, the... More 

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Boynton Beach
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The casino sits on the Fond Du Lac Indian Reservation and the prices are extremely reasonable. The only complaint I had was that you could smell cigarette smoke in our non-smoking room. The casino area is also very smoky and so is the buffet. The restaurant is excellent (best in town) and the buffet is excellent value especially the breakfast.

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Illinois, United States
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Husband and I vacationing via our Harley and needed a place to sleep and something to eat. Being a weekday, we figured why not try a casino? Glad we did. A one stop shop for us. After we got our room, we cleaned up, and went to eat without having to get back out in the rain. We don't gamble... More 

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Gower
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3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just ate at buffet and was absolutely delicious. $14.99 with prime rib and a variety of shrimp dishes. Great deal. Large number of choices available and every thing was good. Regional favorite was chicken and wild rice soup. Even had several sugar free desserts

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