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Colonial Inn

1315 North Broadway, New Ulm, MN 56073
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Colonial Inn
Ranked #4 of 5 hotels in New Ulm
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I was hesitant as I pulled up to the Inn, but it was busy and the parking lot was full, so that was a good sign. Check-in was good, casual. I liked that. The place has a nice "Mom and Pop" feel to it. I know they are going through some remodeling (under new management), so I expect to see... More

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South Dakota
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2013

The website as well as the owner had indicated on a previous visit that he was refurbishing the motel. He may have started but the room we stayed in was so disgusting. It was unbelievable - good thing the sheets were clean and the bathroom fixtures were fine. New Ulm is a very busy town on weekends and were told... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2013

Never review hotels, haven't had to. This was the dirtiest hotel! The bathroom was filthy! I even made the front desk aware and he said he would personally clean when we went to dinner. He vacuumed the middle of the room but the bathroom was awful. Sorry to be icky, but hair, dirt and scum on the floor and toilet... More

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Senior Contributor
34 reviews 34 reviews
11 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2013 via mobile

Yes, it's cheap. It seemed to be filled with mostly workers that travel during the week. We asked for a remodeled room and I am very glad we did. The beds were fine, but the carpet was filthy. The bathroom had the last renters soap left out and it appeared to have been cleaned by a 10 year old. The... More

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2013

I booked a room here based on price and rating. The room was overall dirty, smelled of bleach. Took a shower and there was hair in there that did not belong to me. In the bathroom they apparently only clean with the door open and do not clean behind the door. The caulking in the bathroom is discussing, moldy and... More

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New York City, New York
Top Contributor
154 reviews 154 reviews
70 hotel reviews
99 helpful votes 99 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2012

I love supporting friendly, family-owned motels and this is no exception. I got a clean room with wireless for a good rate ($45), but I was dissatisfied with several little things that lead to my two-star (below average) review, most of which would fall under 'maintenance and attention to detail': 1. The room smelled like some previous stayers had dogs.... More

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Marshalltown, IA
20 reviews 20 reviews
14 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2012

We just stayed overnight. It was good enough for that at the price. Owners are very friendly and helpful. Room was clean except for a very stained and ugly looking carpet. This place is obviously older and a few things have been done to spruce it up a little. If you're really picky or are wanting to stay longer than... More

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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23 reviews 23 reviews
13 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2012

And most of all-comfortable beds. A very good Mexican Restaurant just two blocks west of the motel on US 14. The myriad of birds will wake you gently at sunrise.

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Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
16 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2012

Of New Ulm,Mn.,is my "home away from home",as I am a long-haul Truck Driver,and I have yet to find in the U.S. a room with the rates which are here,and the friendliness,and helpfulness,of the Staff here simply cannot be beat..

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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2011

My husband and I stayed for our 20th anniversary. I only choose this place because of other the other trip advisor comments. I was very pleased! We needed an escape from our kids and the world and that is exactly what we got. Our room was remodeled and very comfortable. The owner Brandon was very helpful and attenative. I would... More

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Address: 1315 North Broadway, New Ulm, MN 56073
Location: United States > Minnesota > New Ulm
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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Ranked #4 of 5 hotels in New Ulm
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
24 newly remodeled rooms.All ground floor units. Microwaves and Refrigerators in every room. Low weekly rates. Free high speed wireless internet. Free HBO. All new pillows and furniture. ... more   less 

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