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Water Street Inn

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101 Water Street South, Stillwater, MN 55082
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Chicago
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2009

I stayed one night for a business trip and was very impressed with the charm and historic character of this hotel. My room was generous in size and appointments. For a business traveler like myself that is tired of the chain hotel monotony that is the same in every city, the Water Street Inn is a welcome relief. I will... More 

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Minneapolis
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2009

Spent a winter weekend in a friendly and relaxing atmosphere. Used the spacious banquet facilities for a family function catered by the hotel. Catering staff were gracious and efficient. Also, ate in the dining room, which provided superb service and nice atmosphere. The food was great in both the banquet facilities and the dining room. Entertainment in the lounge was... More 

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Stillwater, MN
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2009

My husband and I live in Stillwater, so we've seldom stayed in any local hotel. The Water Street Inn happens to be one of our favorite restaurants--especially Charlie's Irish bar where we enjoy stopping in for a pint of Guinness and appetizers on the weekends when they have live music--so we're on their email list. Last week the WSI sent... More 

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Elk River
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2009

Stayed 2 nights in Bridgeview suite for our anniversary. The entire room was dusty. There was a moldy hole in the bathroom ceiling. Towels were old and crunchy. Bedspread was very old and worn. Very charming hotel and resturaunt. Its too bad the owners don't take care of it. Highly recommend you NOT stay here.

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Milwaukee
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2009

Stayed in the "vault" "suite", room 318 with my husband for 4 nights. I feel we were really mislead about the charm of this room. LOTS of traffic on the bridge all day and night and very loud. Room was creepy dark, even with the lights on. Fireplace is oddly situated - had to sit on the floor to enjoy... More 

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Minnesota
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2008

My husband and I stayed at a suite at the Water Street Inn for a weekend getaway. We were initially disappointed with the accommodations as the towels and bedding were extremely old and threadbare. That evening we also found out that the walls are paper thin. There was a wedding and drunken guests were screaming obscenities at 2:30 in the... More 

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Minneapolis, MN
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2008

My now husband booked a room here for our wedding night. Let's just say I was underwhelmed. No room service, mold on the shower curtain, the sheets were old and thin - and in fact, the sheet is all you get, unless you want to use the itchy Walmart-quality bedspread that is on top of them. Yucky pillows, and not... More 

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Minneapolis, MN
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36 reviews 36 reviews
12 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2008

We had an absolutely marvelous stay. The room was warm and inviting, the whirlpool was a great addition and to watch the fireplace from the whirlpool while it was snowing outside was way cool. While the facility could use a bit more tender loving care, it was clean and well kept. The staff was all very friendly and helpful. We... More 

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Twin Cities, MN
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58 reviews 58 reviews
24 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2008

Disappointed to find out when we arrived that the restaurant was closed for dinner. We had planned a romantic getway and looked forward to dinner or room service. Talked to the desk clerk about options for ordering food from a restaurant and was told they had menus at the desk that we could look at. Went down to look at... More 

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St Cloud Minnesota
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2007

Please do visit Stillwater, but do a little research and you will find there are better options for your stay. I would suggest the Rivertown Inn. I wanted to stay at the Rivertown Inn, but there were no rooms available, so we stayed at the Water Street Inn. The Water Street Inn was formerly called the Lumber Baron. We were... More 

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