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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 #5 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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Apple Valley, Minnesota
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62 reviews 62 reviews
11 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed for a hockey tournament. The rooms were very outdated and the bathroom was very small. We had a poolside room and it reaked of chlorine. Access to the room was from outside and the edges of the door were frosted over. The beds were extremely uncomfortable. There was free WiFi but it was so spotty I could not... More 

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laporte mn
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29 reviews 29 reviews
11 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

The room was clean and the bathroom was great... though small. They have the greatest pool for an adult, from 3 feet to 9 feet. Though the pool and the room were good the heating system needs an update. My room was overly warm and when called the staff was very helpful and courteous. My bed was also very comfortable.... More 

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Ely
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

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 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

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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95 reviews 95 reviews
92 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

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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MN
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113 reviews 113 reviews
32 hotel reviews
83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

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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205 reviews 205 reviews
110 hotel reviews
120 helpful votes 120 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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rotterdam
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66 reviews 66 reviews
39 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 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
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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Senior Contributor
48 reviews 48 reviews
14 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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Additional Information about Sawmill Inn of Grand Rapids

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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