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310 E Hwy 61, Grand Marais, MN 55604
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Aspen Lodge
Ranked #8 of 11 Hotels in Grand Marais
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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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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First thing you need to know is not to go there!!!!!! It is absolutely fiflthy!!!!!! On our way to hotel we get call we cant check in until 5 because of staff. We thought no big deal let's go site seeing. We showed up and they sent us out of town to some other property that they own. We were... More

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Albertville, Minnesota
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24 reviews 24 reviews
14 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We have stayed at the Aspen Lodge for the past 15 years. We have always liked the location to town and the rooms we nice and clean and staff is always very nice, until the passed weekend. I'm not sure what has happened to the up keep but it's a very dirty and is getting run down. We were so... More

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Richmond, Virginia
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158 reviews 158 reviews
14 hotel reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

I have stayed at this hotel twice over the last two years and find the facility convenient to town but in need of some TLC. Rooms are good sized and being a guy have not found anything objectionable about their condition although the bed is not particularly comfortable. Adequate is the best I can offer. The second floor rooms have... More

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Warroad, Minnesota
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

This hotel has potential, but it's very dated & the carpet was filthy in the room we rented. It was fortunate we'd only planned to spend one night. If the owners invested some effort and money, in updating & replacing the filthy carpet & ancient TV sets, this could be a very beautiful place. In the morning when we were... More

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

This company owns quite a few properties in town. I called to make sure we would have a king room, no one answered the phone and I called 4 times. The rooms are desperately in need of renovation- the carpet was filthy and there was black mold in our shower. Holes in the covers, tube tvs & an alarm clock... More

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Ely, Minnesota
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

When we were going to this popular vacation destination the hotels of the GM Hotel company were the only ones that had one-night stays, All other hotels that I checked required two night stays. That should have raised a red flag but I did not pay attention. These folks are not honest. When they slip an invoice under you door... More

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Northfield, Minnesota
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21 reviews 21 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

The staff that works there is very friendly. We stayed on the second floor and were hoping to see the lake from our room but all we saw was trees. But that was ok. The hotel is very clean and is an old hotel. The mattresses need to be thrown out. We could feel the springs in our mattress and... More

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24 reviews 24 reviews
8 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

PROS - This was a nice place to stay due to it's close location to town. It is about 4 blocks away from downtown which makes it quieter than staying in town. The view was great, it overlooked the east side bay. We stayed in the King suite with a Jacuzzi tub and everything was nice. The room was spacious... More

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Des Moines, Iowa
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

We had a wonderful experience at the Aspen Lodge. We showed up without a reservation after our motorcycle broke down and needed a place to stay. Joan at the front desk was so nice and very accommodating, She and Mark treated us great, allowing us to check in early and even upgraded our room to help turn our bad day... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

We stay at Aspen Lodge each June on our way back from Isle Royale in Lake Superior. We had our reservation booked in advance. We couldn't cross the lake because of the weather until late afternoon. With no cell phone reception I couldn't call the lodge to say we'd be late. Their front desk closes at 10. We got there... More

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Additional Information about Aspen Lodge

Address: 310 E Hwy 61, Grand Marais, MN 55604
Location: United States > Minnesota > Grand Marais
Number of rooms: 53
Also Known As:
Aspen Hotel Grand Marais

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