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Retlaw Plaza

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   1 North Main Street, Fond du Lac, WI 54935 (Formerly Ramada Plaza Hotel)
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Ranked #6 of 12 Hotels in Fond du Lac
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Panama City, Florida
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23 reviews 23 reviews
3 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The Retlaw Plaza Hotel has a bit of charm, but the charm is overshadowed by the need to modernize their facilities. Rooms, while not decrepit, need to be freshened up and bathrooms could use a bit of rehab. It seems to be straight out of the 1960s. TVs are very small screen CRT type as well. On the positive side,... More

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Chicago
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35 reviews 35 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is one of the old Schroeder hotels that were located throughout the upper Midwest, beginning in the 1920s. The Schroeder (now Hilton) in Milwaukee, the Northland in Green Bay, and others. The Retlaw has been undergoing restoration, with the lobby and balcony area beautifully redone. There is a free parking garage run by the city just next door, and... More

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Peoria, Illinois
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17 reviews 17 reviews
8 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed last weekend for a wedding and honestly was looking forward to some spooky activity. Unfortunately other than just a creepy feeling, nothing. We checked in in less than 5 minutes and went up to our room on the 6th floor. The room was exactly what we needed....nothing fancy, but clean. In the morning we had a wonderful breakfast of... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The rooms could be updated. The employees there are awesome! Super friendly and ever so ready to help! The omelet guy for breakfast is amazing. I would stay again in a heartbeat. The location is great. My kids and I didn't have to drive to find something to eat (hotel food is always a bit pricey) . When we were... More

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Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

When I checked in, they couldn't find my reservation but assured me they would find a room for me. The room was okay but I could tell it hadn't been occupied in awhile because there was a thin layer of dust throughout the room and a dead bouquet of flowers. I didn't go to bed until almost 1:00 a.m. But... More

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Saint Peter
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

Right downtown in Fond du lac, walking distance to clubs and restaurants. Our room was comfortable till we tried out the A/C which was not working at all! We were promptly relocated to an upgraded room, which was very comfortable. Didn't have time to check out the lower level amenities, but breakfast was superb with omelets, waffles, fresh breads and... More

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Sparta, Wisconsin
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26 reviews 26 reviews
9 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

Stayed at Retlaw Plaza 6/15-6/19/14 with my daughter. We didn't have any problems. Rooms were good. Breakfast was really good. Had someone there to make omelets and waffles every morning. Also fresh fruit and cereal. Ice machine on our floor didn't work, but that was no big deal. The fitness room in the motel was great. I spent a lot... More

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Los Angeles, California
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43 reviews 43 reviews
15 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

As others have mentioned , this hotel is a "little tired" Bedroom OK but old fashioned and more lighting is required if you are attempting to work. Breakfast very limited and hot coffee would have been welcome. Good location, fortunately heating in the rooms is very good. Recommend

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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4 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2014

This was my second time staying at the Retlaw in the past 1.5 years. I have relatives in FDL area so visit occasionally. I love the location since it is right downtown and we like to walk around and shop/bar hop. The service has always been friendly. Rooms are clean and the complimentary breakfast was pretty good. Relatively standard with... More

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West Bend, Wisconsin
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

My fiance and I went to this hotel and were enjoying the piano music when all of sudden a guy came and sat on my fiance's lap. I told him this was inappropriate and then not 5 minutes later the hotel bartender came up to my fiance rolling up her sleeves, saying "I just punched out" and wanted to fight... More

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Address: 1 North Main Street, Fond du Lac, WI 54935 (Formerly Ramada Plaza Hotel)
Location: United States > Wisconsin > Fond du Lac
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Retlaw Plaza 3*
Number of rooms: 132
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