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Kahler Grand Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   20 South-West Second Ave., Rochester, MN 55902-3013
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Lafayette, Louisiana
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I stayed at the Kahler Grand for a week while attending a medical conference at Mayo. It is literally across a small side street for the main hospital, so if extremely close proximity is your primary goal, then it should suit your needs just fine. There are however many other, nicer, more modern hotels in this town, clustered amongst the... More

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Wayne, New Jersey
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27 reviews 27 reviews
10 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

although it is a older hotel, the location is terrific, and the staff is just so nice. The rooms are small, but ours was clean, neat, and the air conditioning worked just fine. We were in roon 262, and if your sick, oe early sleeper, it is not a good room as it opens up to the Peace Courtyard where... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

A very nice older hotel and some great shops by lobby . A perfect place to stay if visiting mayo clinic as it connects with the underground tunnels and is very easy to get around. Also to shop downtown many skywalks to use to keep out of bad weather. They are in the process of upgrading their rooms and mine... More

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I feared the worst upon checking in - long wait and then when a second front desk clerk finally came, she acted overwhelmed and said at one point it was "chaos" at the hotel. Nice. Room was extremely dated -- do they think slapping a home depot slab of granite on top of the desk really counts as upgrading? And... More

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Miami, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I want to complement Miss Chelsea Shapiro and Lindsey Thompson. At my arrival at the hotel on july 17 2014 w my daughter for an upcoming wedding I was erroneously charged for the airport shuttle taxi driver. I complained to the desk and within an hour the driver had returned to the hotel with my 22.00 that he had charged... More

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163 reviews 163 reviews
14 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My sister and I stayed at the Kahler Grand Hotel because of a procedure she was having at Mayo Clinic. The hotel is convenient for appointments, but is far from being Grand. Our room needed a really good vacuuming. The facial tissue and toilet paper was 'industrial-grade' and could have been used for sandpaper.

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Beatrice, Nebraska
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3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Having stayed previously at this hotel, we were pleased that the hotel has been working on upgrading rooms. We had a corner room on the second floor which had been redone. Much, much better than the previous times we have stayed there. Is it perfect? No. But, the price is good compared to others in the area and we do... More

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Alexandria, Minnesota
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Grand doesn't sum up this hotel at all! The rooms are small, old and generally not comfortable. No climate control, fans, very few outlets, and the bathrooms are ridiculously tiny and virtually unusable with pedestal sinks and no space for anything. Essentially throw in a flat screen TV into a 1950 room and call it updated. The staff is very... More

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12 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The management here is exploiting their proximity to the Mayo Clinic. As other reviewers have noted, we stayed here because it is directly across the street from the Mayo Clinic and we were hoping for a nice place to rest and recuperate and wanted to be able to park our car and walk to appointments and the hospital. When we... More

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Altoona, Iowa
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This Hotel has not kept up with its reputation! It is directly across from Mayo Clinic. Part of the Hotel was built in the 1900's and the south side 1970's. I have stayed on both sides and there is a difference. But both lack today's need for electrical outlets. I had one outlet near the window 3' from the bed... More

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Address: 20 South-West Second Ave., Rochester, MN 55902-3013
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Location: United States > Minnesota > Rochester
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Hotel Class:3 star — Kahler Grand Hotel 3*
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An 80-year legacy of personalized service and world-class comfort awaits you at the Kahler Grand Hotel. Boasting a timeless charm and storied past, our Mayo Clinic Rochester Minnesota hotel is elegant, historic, and wonderfully unpretentious. Select from 668 rooms and suites tailored to any budget - from luxury to economy. Enjoy direct access to the world-renowned Mayo Clinic or downtown area via a climate-controlled pedestrian skyway and subway. Reminiscent of the great hotels of yesteryear, our impressive Minnesota hotel suites and guest rooms have been designed with your ultimate relaxation in mind. Whether your stay is a family getaway, romantic retreat, business trip, or Mayo Clinic visit, you will love our vibrant urban setting:Situated in the heart of downtown Rochester, MinnesotaDirectly linked to the Mayo Clinic, via pedestrian subway and skywayGrand Shops - over 65 unique stores Convenient to Highways 52 and 63 as well as Interstate 90Just 6.1 miles from Rochester International Airport (RST)Short distance to Mayo Civic Center and Government Center Now with super fast internet speeds up to 50 Mbps ... more   less 
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