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The Hotel Donaldson

101 Broadway, Fargo, ND 58102
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Ranked #9 of 45 hotels in Fargo
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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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
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    4 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I am surprised there are any less than stellar reviews of this boutique hotel! We found the place to be superb in every way - from the spacious layout to the amenities to the very gracious staff. Indeed, we called our suite a pied a terre more than a hotel room. Being from the East Coast and having no family... More

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Edmonton, Canada
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22 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I liked the layout of the room, the character of the hotel, the aveda soap. Although I didn't use it the prices of the mini bar were the best I've seen. Would recommend for a couples getaway as it's cute and there are some great shops/restaurants within walking distance. It was a little pricey though.

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Breckenridge
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014 via mobile

stayed in room 6. After checking into the room I had found a dirty pair of underwear in the sofa, and the safe was not working. We let the front desk know and they took care of the underwear and later took care of the safe. I paid for the room in cash ($270.00, and that was including the $50.00... More

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Austin, Texas
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205 reviews 205 reviews
38 hotel reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

We had one night in Fargo and did not want a chain hotel on the interstate. This place was great! Downtown is neat and the Donaldson is an experience. Very large rooms, each with decor by a different local artist. We stayed in Room 12. Modern amenities, comfortable bed. Sunday night the Ho Do restaurant was closed but the lounge... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

Knowing little about Fargo, I booked the Donaldson with little indication of what to expect. I was exceedingly impressed by the meticulously designed and artistically varied rooms, warmth of the staff, and excellent value offered. Upon arrival I was upgraded into room 17 as I spent the previous days tinkering with the exact dates of my arrival. This room was... More

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Plano, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

We stayed in room # 6. The beds were comfortable and we loved the layout & roominess of the small sitting area. The extra vanity / dressing area is always a plus to a hotel room so 2 people can get ready at the same time. The lighting in the shower provided a relaxing atmosphere. HoDo is a great restaurant.... More

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

We spent a night in Fargo this month, as I had to be on the MN side of th Red River Valley for a very early morning activity, and I didn't want to stay on the west side of town or in the Radisson. Friends had stayed here and generally had good reports about it. We arrived on a Friday... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

I stayed here for 3 nights on business, and the Hodo made me forget that I was in Fargo (which, let's be honest, is exactly what I was looking for). The room was extremely comfortable, with track lighting, heated floors in the bathroom, bathrobes, sofa, refrigerator. It felt like a loft apartment, with the perfect downtown location. The bed and... More

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Minneapolis, MN
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4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

We were in town for a concert at the civic center and had a really nice stay at this hotel. We loved the room itself, the artwork around the building and in the rooms, and the upscale loft feel of the hotel in general. The room was spacious and included a sitting area with a TV, a few nice big... More

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Minnesota
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4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

Spent a night to celebrate anniversary. Had dinner at the HoDo. It wasn't an inexpensive experience, but we felt we got our moneys worth. I would recommend this hotel to anyone that wants a unique experience in Downtown Fargo.

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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): $$$
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Bar / Lounge Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Suites
Hotel Style
#10 Romantic Hotel in Fargo #10 Business Hotel in Fargo
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