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The Hotel Donaldson

101 Broadway, Fargo, ND 58102
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Ranked #11 of 47 Hotels in Fargo
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
Lewisde15 Fargo, North Dakota
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Fargo, North Dakota
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My wife and I looked to spend a weekend together before the birth of our first child. We live in the Fargo area and hear about how great the HoDo was. It is an amazing EXPERIENCE that was worth every penny. The room (every one is different) was just the beginning! The daily 'happy hour' with complimentary drinks and cheese... More 

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minneapolis, MN
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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is an interesting 'boutique' hotel, with a major issue with noise. We were in the room directly above the bar, which afforded us a front row seat at a blues show happening below us. This room also strangely had a double bed, very odd in a boutique-type hotel. We were then moved to another room right by the check... More 

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Fargo, North Dakota
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed at the Hotel Donaldson and had a very good experience. Restaurant is serving food that is of the quality of a Minneapolis or Chicago. Enjoyed our entire meal especially the use of local ingredients. Service was friendly and quite professional.

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Mandan, North Dakota
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our family had 3 rooms here over the weekend. It was bitterly cold so the greatest thing was being able to run to different restaurants and bars within a block of the hotel. They try to be "fancy" but some of the "fancy" things they do border on weird. I also found an earring on the floor that wasn't mine,... More 

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Grand Forks, North Dakota
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21 reviews 21 reviews
8 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at the hotel for a wedding/New Year's Eve and were extremely pleased by the experience. The staff is wonderful and accommodating (Katrina, especially. Though everyone we encountered was great) and the hotel is well-laid out and nice to look at it. I cannot recommend the HoDo enough. We tried the room service, the bar and and the coffee/wine... More 

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Moorhead, Minnesota
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40 reviews 40 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

Just one complaint: It's noisy. It's not the hotel's fault, either; the noise is coming from outside at the bars. But when you factor in the INCREDIBLE chocolate truffles they leave on the night stands, the incredibly comfortable beds, the artwork and the delicious food, The experience is fantastic. :)

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Cedar Falls
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6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

We had read the Washington Post rave about The Hotel Donaldson and numerous glowing reviews, but still were surprised by all the personal touches at the hotel. The staff was inordinately friendly and helpful. Nice touches like the (free) wine and cheese hour and bed turndown. We had two very comfortable queen beds in a fairly large and well-appointed room... More 

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Huntington, New York
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

excellent place downtown, beautifully decorated room with a great shower. Very good restaurant in place but slow service. Loved the welcome from the front desk great minibar and very reasonable priced

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Springfield, Ohio
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326 reviews 326 reviews
147 hotel reviews
202 helpful votes 202 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

We stayed at the Donaldson for one night and loved it. It is a restored building that has the retro look so popular today. The young folks who run the desk are very courteous and helpful. They were able to look up the parking regulations on the street and determined that I could leave my car on the street overnight... More 

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Winnipeg, Canada
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39 reviews 39 reviews
16 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

We planned a friends weekend and stayed here as one of our friends had stayed here for their anniversary! This is a great hotel! It has it all and more!! The rooms are amazing and many extra touches! The staff are just wonderful!! The restaurant and lounge we so fabulous we ended up spending a lot time on site! We... More 

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Address: 101 Broadway, Fargo, ND 58102
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Location: United States > North Dakota > Fargo
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 17
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Also Known As:
Donaldson Hotel Fargo
Hotel Style:
#8 Romantic Hotel in Fargo
#12 Business Hotel in Fargo

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