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BEST WESTERN PLUS Kelly Inn

2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   161 St Anthony Ave, Saint Paul, MN 55103-2362
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Ranked #4 of 17 hotels in Saint Paul
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Redmond, OR
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

With the 35E on ramps being repaired/replaced, traveling in the cities is a bit of a challenge. However, this hotel was worth it. It was reasonably priced, the room was clean, the pool, hot tub, and sauna were fun, but the best part was the staff. The front desk person, the shuttle drivers, and especially Rhonda in housekeeping, were all... More

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grand forks, United States
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

don't stay here the service is horrible no one speaks English. the coursity van driver thinks he is trying out for nascar. people don't care about the hotel price is ridicoulour for the area/ just don't do it its not worth the trouble

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Ft. Lauderdale, FL
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28 reviews 28 reviews
20 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having the words "best" and "plus" in this hotel's name could be considered false advertising. This property is tired and not clean. On the "plus" side, though, is the staff: very friendly and helpful. I had encounters with the front desk staff, the shuttle drivers, and house keeping staff and found everyone to be sincerely warm and inviting. The on-site... More

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Milwaukee
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Cleanliness of the room was very shoddy. Family members also staying here had a nonsmoking room that someone was clearly smoking heavily in. Received some $'s off bill but could not be moved due to capacity. The later in the night pizza we had at the bar/restaurant was alright. (Not good when a frozen pizza is the best thing you... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My experience at this Best Western Plus Kelly Inn has been pretty good. The service I received from the staff all around has been positive, from the front desk to the ladies who came to clean the room. Breakfast is where things got tricky, but that's because they were overwhelmed with all the SEIU staff coming in and out with... More

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Denver, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our stay at the Kelly Inn was awesome. The room was nice and clean, service was quick and friendly. We travel to St. Paul once a year and have always stayed there and have always had an awesome stay. Totally recommend this hotel. Great location as well.

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Wisconsin
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26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

I normally use Tripadvisor to search for hotels but even after staying at this one, I haven't looked it up so I honestly don't know what others are saying but this bathroom felt like it hadn't been cleaned. I have pictures of the pee stains on the toilet (NO males with me as I was on a business trip and... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

It is the perfect location for seeing the Capitol, Historical Museum, St. Paul Cathedral and James J. Hill Mansion. We had no idea when we booked hotel how close and convenient it was. Everything was in walking distance. Also, not far from Mall of America and Airport. Would definitely stay here again if we come back to the area.

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

Checked in super late(@4am) . Quick check in, late night desk help was efficient...up to room. Slept. Woke up... went looking for room service/restaurant menu... found 3 empty alcohol bottles in bureau... clean room? NOT! Long black hairs in bathroom....and they were not ours..super gross! Dirty dishes sitting by the ice machine from Friday night to Sunday when we left...cleaning... More

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Iowa
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9 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

Liked: comfy beds, frig and microwave in room, nice pool area and spa, location, offer beer and a decent house wine in restaurant/bar, value, quality maid service Not impressed: restaurant on premises is cafeteria-grade quality (and sometimes nobody is around to serve you), hotel is updating (linens), but is still teetering in the 90s in places. Pool note: There is... More

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Address: 161 St Anthony Ave, Saint Paul, MN 55103-2362
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Location: United States > Minnesota > Saint Paul
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2.5 star — BEST WESTERN PLUS Kelly Inn 2.5*
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One of St. Paul’s best hotels, the BEST WESTERN PLUS Kelly Inn provides lodging accommodations near the Xcel Energy Center, Rivercentre Convention Center, The Minnesota’s State Capitol, and the Minnesota State Fairgrounds. We are also convenient to area businesses such as Lawson Software, Ecolab, and 3M and area attractions like the MN Science Museum and the Ordway Theater.When visiting St. Paul, Minnesota make the BEST WESTERN PLUS Kelly Inn your first choice for St. Paul Minnesota hotels. ... more   less 
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