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The Hotel Donaldson

101 Broadway, Fargo, ND 58102
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Ranked #10 of 47 Hotels in Fargo
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Moorhead, Minnesota
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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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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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146 hotel reviews
198 helpful votes 198 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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38 reviews 38 reviews
16 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 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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54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

Let me tell you what I LOVE about this hotel, because I like everything, but the parking. I love being greeted with wine, cheese, and fruit after a long day on the road. I love being shown to a beautifully appointed room by friendly, professional staff. I love, love, love heated tile bathroom floors. I love glassware, not plastic wrapped... More 

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Olivet, Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

On a quest to visit all fifty states we visited ND, #49, in late June. Having never met anyone who vacationed in Fargo we weren't expecting much but were pleasantly surprised. The Hotel Donaldson seems to have been at the forefront of the downtown redevelopment in a city with much to offer. Each room is unique and well appointed. The... More 

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8 reviews 8 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Individually designed rooms with different artists' works displayed, comfortable and luxuriously linened beds,warm and rich furnishings and textures. Extraordinarily comfortable and relaxing with top-notch restaurant and lounge. Service was perfect as well. You can't stay anywhere else in Fargo with a conscience knowing Hotel Donaldson exists. The owner treasures the local flair of the city, and celebrates the rich history... More 

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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

This was my first stay in Fargo even though I live so close. My reasoning was if I was going to go this far, I might as well go to Minneapolis. A friend & I went down for a concert & stayed at this amazing hotel. I loved it!!! The rooms were spacious, the service was genuine. We ate in... More 

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Ear Falls, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

This hotel really was one of a kind. Comfortable beds, beautiful bathroom. It really was a funky, chic, artsy kind of place. We really enjoyed our weekend mini vacation to Fargo, and this hotel was a big reason why. I cannot remember what room we were in anymore, but it was the one featuring the owners daughters art which was... 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:
#9 Romantic Hotel in Fargo
#12 Business Hotel in Fargo

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