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Sawmill Inn of Grand Rapids

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2301 S. Pokegama Ave., Grand Rapids, MN 55744-9521
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Sawmill Inn of Grand Rapids
Ranked #6 of 11 Hotels in Grand Rapids
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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3 hotel reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My husband and I stopped in for a drink last night and sat at the bar. The bar has a sour smell to it, like it needs to be cleaned. What was more disappointing was the bar staff. One bartender was eager to get off work and made it very clear to the patrons in the bar. The other bartender... More

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International Falls
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

No Wifi at least in #102. Did not work well in restaurant. Rooms are bland. So is the food. I would not stay here again even though it is less money. Mgr told me after the fact that they are upgrading wifi in a couple of months. Not very accomadating.

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Saint Joseph, Missouri
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88 reviews 88 reviews
85 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The lobby is nice and the restaurant was good. The beds weren't real comfortable but my room was clean. However I had a room on the second floor by the pool and the chlorine smell was too strong and noise is loud. The staff was neither rude nor overly pleasant. I didn't hate it but may try another hotel next... More

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31 hotel reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had really mixed feelings about staying at this motel, because of the negative reviews, but I was part of a very large group, two motor coaches and had no control over the site selected. I was pleasantly surprised. I felt the outside, lobby area and dining rooms and bar were all very nice. The public bathroom by the big... More

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Phoenix, Arizona
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177 reviews 177 reviews
97 hotel reviews
102 helpful votes 102 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

This 'place is lacking in everything a hotel should have. the carpets throughout the hotel are old and stained. The service I had at the front counter went from friendly to rude depending on who was taking care of me. The rooms are out dated the tv's are from the 90's. the carpet was so filthy in my room I... More

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37 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

We did arrive on a Friday night and hadnt realised there was a state fair. So the Super-8 motel did send us to the Saw Mill Inn. We were happy that they still had rooms left. Booked for 2 nights so we could do some trails around Grand Rapids. We got a room on the 2nd floor with pool view.... More

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Aylmer, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

Wonderful, clean room which was pool side. Stayed there twice, going and coming on our trip. Close to shopping and restaurants.Had a great breakfast for which we were given a coupon. Waitress in restaurant was very friendly and efficient.

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13 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

There were 7 of us here for the night. The rooms were cold, the thermostats had no effect on the temp, the beds were old and lumpy, there were cigarette burns in the sheets, the halls smelled of ancient cigarette smoke, the reception was surly. On the other hand, the restaurant was very good. The service was friendly, the food... More

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Dawson, Canada
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10 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

We checked in late with 2 dogs and there was no problem. Though the staff member checking us in was not overly friendly they were efficient and the clean comfortable room made up for it. The pool was warm and quiet. The breakfast was included and fantastic. I would defiantly stay again.

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

After reading all of the reviews I was expecting a dump to be honest. It is in fact an outdated hotel, but my room was spotless, and the rates were reasonable. A lot less then the fancier hotels. Frankly, we were there only to sleep, and let the kids swim.The rest of the time was spent with family outside of... More

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Address: 2301 S. Pokegama Ave., Grand Rapids, MN 55744-9521
Location: United States > Minnesota > Grand Rapids
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 124
Also Known As:
Sawmill Inn Of Grand Rapids Hotel Grand Rapids
Sawmill Hotel Grand Rapids

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