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Willows on the River

100 Central Point, Lake City, MN
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Saint Peter, Minnesota
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5 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A very good value in the off season. Go in March to see dozens of eagles sitting on ice floes. They don't list any prices online, and they don't always answer their phone when you call, but an e-mail or message will be answered in a day.

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Eden Prairie, Minnesota
2 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We reserved a condo unit several weeks in advance and even confirmed the reservation one week before arrival. However, when we arrived at the property at 5:00 p.m., the desk clerk told us our reservation had been cancelled. No amount of persuasion could change the situation and the desk clerk was non-sympathetic. Since we did not cancel the reservation, either... More 

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St Paul, MN
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21 reviews
8 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

My husband and I wanted a getaway that was peaceful, relaxing and pretty, and we got all three! The room was very nice and spacious; bedroom with king-size bed, living room with a fireplace and beautiful view of Lake Pepin, and a large full kitchen (much larger than expected). The balcony was small with 2 average chairs, looking out over... More 

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New Brighton, Minnesota
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59 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

The staff was very pleasant and we were allowed to check in an hour early which was nice. The rooms were spacious and clean. The indoor pool/hot tub was closed but we were told that before arrival and that was okay with us. We stayed in a second floor one bedroom condo and the price was right($180.00). I am giving... More 

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Hastings, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

Stayed at the willows for a week and a half while in between rental apartments. I asked the management if they had a weekly rate, or any kind of discount i could get for staying with them for the amount of time i was. They were kind enough to drop the rate substantially. As well as consistently going out of... More 

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Mountain City, Tennessee
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69 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

Spent much of my time on the balcony taking photos. With the fall colors and beautiful sunrises, as well as the lake view, this was the place to be. Our third-floor condo was larger than expected due to a mix-up in the office - a nice surprise! The shoulder season rate was very reasonable - would have loved to stay... More 

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Saint Michael, Minnesota
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71 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014 via mobile

We stayed on the third flood.two bedroom with a loft.you can easily sleep 3 couples.Two private bedrooms and a sofa couch that had a good bed on it for once.The view will make you not want to go anywhere else.We had the full kitchen so we cooked one night and made breakfast every morning.Just that alone was worth it.It has... More 

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Hayward
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42 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

We had a girls' getaway and the 2-bedroom condo was perfect for us. Full kitchen, fireplace, 2 bathrooms, indoor pool and hot tub --- all wonderful. We enjoyed the sunrise over Lake Pepin from our 3rd floor room. There is a walking path along the lake, which was very enjoyable as well. We visited during the off season, during the... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

Very nice and roomy condo. We stayed in a 1 bedroom on the second floor for one night at an off season rate of about $125. When sitting in the living room, it looks like you are right on Pepin Lake. You are about 50 feet from the lake. The condo was very clean with a full kitchen, a gas... More 

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St. Pete Beach, Florida
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36 reviews
13 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

My usual hotel was booked for the weekend, so I called The Willows. I thought the rate would be out of my budget, as these are beautiful 1-bdrm (they have 2-brms, too!) condos right on Lake Pepin. However, after contacting the Willows & speaking with an extremely friendly representative, I found the rates to be competitive with area hotels. Because... More 

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