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The Hotel Donaldson

#13 of 48 Hotels in Fargo
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3.0 of 5
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101 Broadway, Fargo, ND 58102
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a cool place. Some of the high points. The wine and cheese happy hour. Fantastic! The gym is great, the rooms are roomy and very comfortable. This hotel is full of great amenities!. However, take it to the level you are charging for! Your have no parking. The public parking lot is a block away. Not good with... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2015

Rooms are large and well appointed. Modern, quiet. Comfortable beds. Helpful friendly staff. Clean. Good coffee in the lobby in the AM. Didn't use business centre or fitness room. Late night in and early out. Internet was really poor. Showed a signal but struggled for basic gmail. Forget accessing a dropbox file. T-mobile data also really poor in Fargo. If... More 

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Thank Norm6436
Roseville, Minnesota
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12 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015 via mobile

We stayed here for a birthday celebration and were wowed at every turn. When we checked in we found that they had given us a free upgrade to the best room in the place (#17). They gave us a $10 coupon for the lounge, which on top of my free Birthday drink, paid for our cocktails. At night they delivered... More 

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Thank KimSVanderwall
seattle, wa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2015

Incredible hotel and awesome staff. Everyone from the valet to the front desk was awesome. And the rooms are beautiful and you couldn't ask for a better location. We even used the room service and the food was incredible too. Highly recommend staying here and Fargo is a very cool town to visit too.

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Thank takeoff321
Toronto, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2015

The Donaldson is simply amazing. A nostalgic 2nd-floor check in. Only 17 rooms, each decorated in the style (and with the art) of specific local or midwest artists... who may be sculptors or painters. Impressive attention to detail that makes each room a luxurious sanctuary. A lovely 'Happy Hour' with wine and snacks each afternoon. A rooftop patio with a... More 

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London
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69 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2015 via mobile

This is probably the best hotel we've ever stayed in. A perfect location in Fargo with great views from the Sky Prairie. The hotel boasts a really cool bar with a good selection of beer and craft cocktails. Service was impeccable - friendly but relaxed. We loved the turn-down and especially the truffles left in our room: a lovely treat!... More 

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minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2015

Someone else recommended this hotel and we took their advice without doing any research. What a great decision. This may be the most expensive hotel in Fargo, but it far exceeds expectations. The staff is friendly. The rooms are large, bright and unique. I think there are 17 different rooms...each accented by the work on a local artist. There are... More 

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Thank radiodave
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2015

Great place to stay or visit when in Fargo. The rooms are a bit on the expensive side, but well worth it - wonderfully decorated. The martini bar is awesome! I highly recommend the chocolate-tini, it's to die for.

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Thank E8882WMkathys
rhode island
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2015 via mobile

Great place to stay in downtown Fargo. Website and photos capture the ambience. Bed and room comfortable. Love the large shower. Had a great dinner at hotel resturant. Staff was very welcoming and gracious. Would definitely recommend and return.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015 via mobile

If you just want to stop and relax. This is the place for you. Bit expensive but well worth it. There are 2 places to eat in the hotel. Food was fab. Every afternoon they have a meet and greet in between 5and 6 with wine and cheese. Super hotel as you stay in the middle of Fargo. Everything is... More 

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