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Econo Lodge

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650 US Hwy 75, Ortonville, MN 56278
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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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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015 via mobile

We were visiting family in the area but needed our own place to escape to. Kids appreciated the great WiFi and I the clean room and shower! Nothing exciting for breakfast but we had other plans for that. The fridge in the room was clean and cool.

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

Front desk was friendly and helpful, room was decent-sized and clean and it has a small fridge/freezer and a microwave. Shower had great water pressure and water heated quickly. Older building. There's a field/large lawn behind the hotel that families with younger children could play in - some were throwing frisbees once while we visited. As others have said, breakfast... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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