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Spinning Wheel Motel

809 8th St, Hwy 33, Baraboo, WI 53913
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Ranked #6 of 9 hotels in Baraboo
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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Cedar Rapids, Iowa, United States
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24 reviews 24 reviews
8 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This motel was concerning. I am all about economical lodging. But I planned to stay at this place by myself . The first thing I noticed when I pulled around back to my room, was the many other questionable looking occupants who looked like "permanent" lodgers. They were sitting outside the other rooms smoking, or just loitering around. All were... More

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Vienna
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56 reviews 56 reviews
15 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

This is an older classic motel not upgraded in years, but the sheets were clean, the water hot and the wifi & air conditioner worked. It has a great location on the east side of Baraboo coming in from the interstate. For a budget-conscious traveller it's OK - the stained carpet and beat-up doors don't affect your sleep. Its right... More

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Kenosha, Wisconsin
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20 reviews 20 reviews
10 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

My Wife and I stayed here 3 nights over the Memorial Day Weekend. This is an older Hotel, but the owners take good care of it. The price was extremely low and the location is about the best you can get near downtown Baraboo and the surrounding area. It's close to several area attractions as well as main highway's. The... More

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Nicollet, Minnesota, USA
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47 reviews 47 reviews
13 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

The hotel could use some updating but our room was clean, well maintained and the shower was hot with plenty of water. The room was quiet and conveniently located. The price was really right and the sheets were fresh. Well worth the price. We were in the back section so the wi-fi didn't work but otherwise, it was a good... More

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Santa Barbara, California
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2013

I was there with my friends for a summer vacation, stayed here for three days. I went with a bunch of my friends. Great service, and is close to other attaractions which was great. Loved the owners, great people and very friendly, they made great suggestions for attractions in the area. The motel also had great literature about attractions that... More

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Chicago, Illinois, United States
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2013

Unlike other reviewers, I found this place fine. I was in Baraboo to visit Devil's Lake State Park -- which is gorgeous. The first place my friend took us to was sold out. With the help of her GPS device, we found this place. For around $70, we got a nice, clean room around back. The proprietors are friendly people.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2013 via mobile

It felt like a crack house motel. The smell and filth could not be overlooked. Gross,gross,gross!! I suggest the clarion for not much more money....its clean and they have a pool. How this place stays in business is a mystery. I'd rather sleep in my car than stay here.

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Little Rock, Arkansas
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2012

This place looked decent out front, and for $75 we expected the basics. We stayed in room #33 (around the back), and I wish we had read reviews before we decided to stay here. It was FILTHY! The room was full of flies, both live ones and ones smashed all over the walls and ceilings. There was a HUGE stain... More

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Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2012

such a filthy shower that i wore my shoes while showering. hot and humid room that smelled musty. dirty bathroom floor and icky bedspread. don't stay there if you have an expectation of cleanliness and comfort. nice people own this motel, but travelers should know that this is really not a place to enjoy that "get-away" feeling.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2012 via mobile

I went with my family to wisconsin dells, and stayed at this hotel for 3 nights. THE SERVICE WAS GREAT ... very friendly managment, great people. Great location, its close to wisconsin dells, and is in a rural area, so its peaceful and great place to stay.

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Address: 809 8th St, Hwy 33, Baraboo, WI 53913
Location: United States > Wisconsin > Baraboo
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Room Service Shuttle Bus service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Spinning Wheel Motel is located in Baraboo, Wisconsin. Very close to the Wisconsin Dells, Ho-Chunk Casino, Circus World Museum, and the Devils Lake Resort! We are also centrally near Cascade Mountain Ski & Snow Board Area and Devils Head Ski Resort. All 25 rooms have a TV with cable, fridge, a microwave and free Wi-Fi internet. Ice machine is located in office. Guests will be treated with free coffee on weekend in the morning. ... more   less 
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