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2.0 of 5 Motel   |   650 US Hwy 75, Ortonville, MN 56278
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014
DavePorter090 Minneapolis, Minnesota
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 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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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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51 reviews 51 reviews
11 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

Everything I wanted for a business trip: Clean, quiet, safe, and cheap. Receptionist was right on top of everything, and accurate with her directions to nearby places I needed to go. Don't count on the complimentary continental breakfast being more than hot coffee and cheap cereal - Kix, Trix, CocoaPuffs. Hey - you are at least ten miles from any... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

Stayed there for 2 days not a bad place for the price even had a flat screen TV in it wifi was great if you're looking for a good continental breakfast this isn't the place but other than that nice staff especially if you're working this is a place to stay needs an update of course but for the price... More 

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Shanghai, China
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64 reviews 64 reviews
64 hotel reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

This Econo Lodge is near the intersection of highways 75 and 12, just over the South Dakota line in the Minnesota town of Ortonville, a few hours west of Minneapolis. The property must be at least a decade old, but is reasonably well maintained and competitively priced. Our room was very large, with a queen bed, recliner, work/dining table, and... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

Plenty of room and clean. I have stayed in places just as nice for less money. I think it was a little pricey for the location. Our room was at the top of the stairs and I was pleasantly surprised we didn't hear more noise.

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Sheridan, Wyoming
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35 reviews 35 reviews
16 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

We had a 2 queen larger room, and it was very spacious, even with a roll away bed, did not lose any room space. Clean, had a recliner, a/c worked well. Breakfast was cereal only, but worked ok. Wifi is kind of wonky, have to log onto a site every time, and sometimes will have do again while already on... More 

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Spokane, Washington
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38 reviews 38 reviews
25 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2013

This place surprised me for the price we paid. It was clean, had a fridge, microwave, and a recliner. The bed was good and the staff was friendly. The breakfast was minimal, but I didn't expect much from an economy motel. It was worth what we paid.

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Starbuck, Minnesota, United States
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23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2013

I stayed all week working on a local road project. The place was booked solid and I called the hotel after making my reservations through the toll free line for a night I Corp could not get for me and the manager hooked me up.

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Shakopee, Minnesota
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30 reviews 30 reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2013

Just about everything on my trip to Big Stone Lake for the South Dakota Walleye Opener went wrong... EXCEPT for my stay at the Econo-Lodge in Ortonville... They bent over backwards to make my trip bearable. First, I didn't get in until almost 2am... the manager still got up to check me with a big friendly smile and greeting. She... More 

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Eden Prairie, Minnesota
16 reviews 16 reviews
9 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2013 via mobile

Double queen non-smoking room on the first floor was very clean and smelled nice upon arrival. Room includes a very small table and two chairs, 32" flat screen tv with decent cable including HBO. The room also has a medium size refrigerator, microwave and coffee maker. Tub/shower and toilet are separated from the sink which is nice. The hotel has... More 

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Saint Cloud, Minnesota
17 reviews 17 reviews
5 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2012

The hotel has been under new ownership for almost two years. It is now a family owned business and the owners are friendly had hard working. The hotel, while older, is clean and well maintained. We stay here every year and they are building the hotel up. As it is the only hotel in town and you know you are... More 

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Address: 650 US Hwy 75, Ortonville, MN 56278
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Location: United States > Minnesota > Ortonville
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Econo Lodge 2*
Number of rooms: 32
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Ortonville Econo Lodge

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