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Aspen Inn

1711 W Hwy 61, Grand Marais, MN 55604-0667
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Sartell, Minnesota
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We booked a room here for 4 nights. We are working on a construction crew 15-17 hours a day and our cell service was patchy. It was getting late (8pm) so my wife called to let them know we would be checking in late. She was told they sold our room. There was a problem with the credit card and... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

older motel, clean room, clean bath, has a whirlpool, fridge in room, Joe checked us in-very helpful friendly guy. reasonable priced for the season, close to lots of activities in the area-I would stay there again if in the area

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

If you are used to big chain hotels you will probably not care for this Inn. We came in to town with out reservations from Thunder Bay only to find nothing available through Duluth. I continued to call and this spot had a king smoking room and agreed to take three adults. The room smelled but was a smoking room... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

After reading the negative reviews I was concerned about staying here. But we were in town for an event, only staying one night, and had a dog with us, so decided to book anyway. I was pleasantly suprised. Staff was super nice and accomodating. We were put in the older part of the hotel (assume because we had a dog,... More 

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Maple Grove, Minnesota
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

While the hotel itself is nothing fancy, the person at the reception desk was friendly and helpful and the room was clean and comfortable. It is always great to find an environment that welcomes guests who travel with their dogs. I enjoyed its proximity to Grand Marais and its affordability as well.

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Negril, Jamaica
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

Have to say I REALLy didn't like this place. The room was small and the bed was HUGE. Only one person can move around at a time and while it was clean enough it is desperately in need of updating and sprucing up. The service at the front desk stunk as well. We won't be back

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Pagosa Springs, Colorado
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

Sometimes I truly wonder where people are coming from. This establishment is locally owned and cared for by a wonderful lady, who couldn't have been more welcoming and responsive to our needs. Yes, the hotel is a bit older, so wear and tear is to be expected; however, the beds were comfortable, the water hot, coffee and treats in the... More 

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Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

Overall, quite poor, but cheap. Rooms and public areas seem to be in a general state of disrepair. For example, someone painted the walls when a drywall needed to be repaired. The hot tub was more like a warmer swimming pool temperature. "Nestled in the woods surrounded by Aspen trees" as advertised really means "hotel surrounded by unkempt yard with... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

Lake Superior's famed "North Shore" is a drive all should take--one to be made in any season. Autumn is an especially wonderful time of year: the colors (foliage), the light on the water, the shoulder-of-the-season festivals in the little towns that dot the highway, the lack of bustling crowds, and so on. Our little party stopped short in Grand Marais... More 

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Eden Prairie, Minnesota
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

We have stayed with these folks several times - great rates, clean rooms. Nice, but not extravagant. DOG FRIENDLY!!!! Hard to find a spot traveling with our pets, but we have always been welcomed their. Great staff - nice, clean, comfortable rooms. Have a great hot tub on site - nice to warm up after being out in the cold.

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