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Snelling Motel

5346 Minnehaha Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55417
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Ranked #34 of 48 hotels in Minneapolis
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014
KBREAK729 Columbus, Ohio
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Columbus, Ohio
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

This motel is a little outdated. It was a great value. Room was clean and comfortable. It's also very convenient if you need public transportation. Room size was good and everything worked good. Good location in a quiet area.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

I grew up in the Twin Cities, where my grandmother was the only person I knew to rely solely on public transportation to get around during the week. What a difference the lightrail makes! We've really got it all, now. Great location, pleasant place, nice people: The Snelling Motel, Spring 2014.

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Mpls
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014 via mobile

This place is nothing short of perfect. Went here during one of the most stressful times of my life and got absolutely everything I needed. I'd stay here over the ritz any f* day of the week. Snelling Motel, don't ever change. Love, Andy

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Walcott, Iowa
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6 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2013

I'm not a fan of the motels where you haul your suitcases through the lobby, then a quarter mile down an interior hallway to your room. And you pay well over $100 a night for the privilege. I prefer the moderately priced motels where the doorway of your room opens onto the parking lot, and your car is just 10... More

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San Antonio, Texas
1 review
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2013

We stayed here for 2 nights while we lined up a job in Minneapolis. It's located right next to HWY 55 and one Block away from Blue Line (Metro Train ) Stop. The room was priced very reasonably and the room was nicer than we expected. There was nothing particularly magical about the place but everything was in order and... More

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Bakersfield, California
1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2013

This is a small Motel in MINNEAPOLIS, MN but it sure delivers a great value for the price. We use a coupon rate per night and it was just what I expected. No frills, but comfortable and clean. The rooms were spacious. The staff at the Motel were very friendly and helpful. I would definitely choose this Motel again for... More

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Madison, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2012

Just got back after a 2 day stay. Very impressed with this motel. Great value. Very clean and quite. Beds were comfortable.Very friendly and helpful staff. Would definately stay again! Nice location close to MSP Airport and Downtown Minneapolis. If you are looking for a place to stay and don't need luxury this will do the trick. We stayed in... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2012

We have stayed at the Snelling motel several times.we always stayed multiple nights every times.we selected it each time because it is a reasonably priced metro area motel & it's only a one minutes walk from a stop on the light rail.fast food restaurant subway,pizza,burger king,mcdonald & gas station are just a mile away.we never been disappointed by the service... More

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Niceville, Florida
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2012

This was just a terrible place. I booked it because of the great location near the light rail stop. It was very hard to find, however. "Fortunately" the toilet exploded and I didn't have to stay. I found another place with a huge breakfast bar and pool for the same price. See my picture of the step up to the... More

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MN
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2012

The one gentleman stated it right "broken English". But it more than a simple communication issue; the new owners lack courtesy, professionalism and cleanliness. I seen cockroaches in the lobby and in the bathroom. Unfortunately it was too late to get another place for us. Best Advice: Stay away from this one! P.S. I cant help but see trpadvisor receiving... More

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Address: 5346 Minnehaha Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55417
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Location: United States > Minnesota > Minneapolis
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