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Willard Munger Inn

7408 Grand Avenue, Duluth, MN 55807
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Ranked #9 of 11 Duluth B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Sioux Falls, South Dakota
4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My daughter just called me from this Inn and told me she is expected to stay in a room with her small children, that has a leaking ceiling. They have buckets sitting around to catch the rain water when it rains. Their explanation is that they recently had storm damage. They refuse to cancel her reservation and have told her... More

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Omaha, Nebraska
12 reviews 12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Booked two rooms to accommodate family members. Used the free pass to the zoo and walked the Western Waterfront Trail just behind the hotel. The staff was friendly and very responsive to requests. The location is off the beaten track, but a short drive to anywhere, like the Canal, NorthShore Drive, and Jay Cooke State Park. (Took bike ride on... More

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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8 reviews 8 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

I called with a number of questions about the hotel and amenities a few evenings back. The woman who answered was less than friendly. She seemed like she was rushing through the call and then we got disconnected. I thought it was my cell phone dropping the call. I called back once with no answer and got her to answer... More

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

We did not read Tripadvisor reviews prior to booking just relied on Inns website. Pictures of the rooms are deceving. We stayed in queen size room with deck. Wallpaper was peeling off, room smelled and it was dusty. Kitchen area had 3 buckets hanging above the food counter to catch water. I wish they remodel Inn from inside out. On... More

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North Mankato, Minnesota
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

We got a room with a queen size bed and it came with a back deck that had an electric grill and a fire pit out back. There was also a mini fridge and microwave, along with continental breakfast in the morning. We had free use of their bikes, which we used on the Willard Munger Trail, which starts right... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014 via mobile

We stayed at this hotel for a long weekend in April. We rented a "whirlpool" room. They put us in the lower level. The mini fridge tan, but didn't keep things cold, the "whirlpool was a bathtub for one person located in the main room. I've never seen a whirlpool room with a tub for one? Was very disappointed with... More

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

My husband and I have stayed here a few times but not for a couple years, until this last weekend. Our room reeked of cat pee, was small and the jacuzzi had to be crawled over to get to the faucet. Breakfast was cheap, with off tasting waffle mix, generic cereal and instant milk. We rode our bicycle from Hinkley,... More

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

Oh dear. I wanted to like this place. But no. The room was large, but dark. When we were given the key and checked in at about 3 pm, the room had not made up so we had to come back several hours later. There was a bucket hanging on the ceiling as if the roof had been leaking. It... More

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Devils Lake
14 reviews 14 reviews
3 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013

Check-in is a little awkward, I could tell I was being a bit of a bother -they couldn't put us in one room for three nights so we had to move around (not a big deal!). The first night our room was perfect, we will definitely be requesting that room from now on. The second night the room we were... More

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Burlington, Kentucky
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43 reviews 43 reviews
11 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2013

We needed a place to stay after attending a motorcycle rally at Spirit Mountain. Willard Munger Inn appears to be an older motor inn style motel. One level, park in front of your room. The room was small with a queen sized bed, micro, frig, small bath with a stand up shower. Cabin/north woods decor. Mattress was comfortable and amenities... More

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Address: 7408 Grand Avenue, Duluth, MN 55807
Location: United States > Minnesota > Duluth
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The Historic Willard Munger Inn is located right on the Willard Munger State Bicycle Trail, Western Waterfront, and Superior Hiking Trails. We provide complimentary bicycles, canoes, zoo passes and continental breakfast with your stay. Our Inn features 22 units -- from standard economy rooms to suites with decks, fireplaces and whirlpools. Enjoy hiking, biking, fishing, birding, & other activities when you stay at the Willard Munger Inn. Newly remodeled rooms. Large rooms with fireplaces and kitchen studios for groups. Or, relax in one of our whirlpool suites. All of our rooms offer flat-screen TVs, free Wi-Fi, coffee makers with complimentary coffee, hair dryer, refrigerator and microwave. Enjoy conversation and complimentary continental breakfast around our wood-burning stove in the lounge. Or, cozy up around one of our many outdoor firepits. Take in our flower and rock gardens throughout the property. All rooms smoke-free. Pet Friendly designated rooms. ... more   less 
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