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Badlands Motel

501 Pacific Ave, Box 198, Medora, ND 58645
Badlands Motel
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Let's face it. Motels have gotten a bad rap. The exterior pictures of this motel didn't do much to change that. However once we got there our opinion changed. The room was nice, not cramped, and clean. Check in was smooth, staff was helpful. Pretty surroundings and close to the local attractions. Well-priced. I would recommend it.

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Allenton, Wisconsin
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5 reviews 5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The motel was recently remodeled and beautifully done. The room was clean and inviting. The staff was friendly and helpful. It doesn't offer breakfast which is always nice to have but it does have little added touches in the room that you usually only see in upscale places. I would highly recommend this motel and would definitely stay there again.

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Minot
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21 reviews 21 reviews
5 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Staff here was very friendly. Room we had was recently remodeled and it was really a nice room. We love to stay here and swim in the outdoor pool. Very family friendly. We arrived late and left early to tour Medora the next morning, but the time we were there was great.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was initially nervous about booking this lodging, but couldn't have been more pleasantly surprised. The only thing that makes this place a motel is the fact that you park directly in front of your room. The motel has been newly remodeled and the rooms are fresh, clean, and comfortable. There's also a pool and a mini golf course. We... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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12 reviews 12 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was just a place for us to sleep, but we found it to be great. This is not full on luxury, but for comfortable, clean, and the value minded, it's a great option. Renovated rooms make a big difference. And an easy location for getting around town.

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Maple Grove, Minnesota
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80 reviews 80 reviews
17 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

I stayed here while I was on a road trip in July 2014. I read the reviews about their newly remodeled rooms. I requested to stay in one of those. It faced the beautiful rock formations and it had a very comfortable king sized bed. It was quiet and comfortable after a long day on the road. It is close... More 

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Regina, Canada
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31 reviews 31 reviews
9 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

As a child, we used to go to medora every year and every year I looked forward to my old west getaway. It had been years since I've been back and we decided to go as a last minute road trip. Most of the hotel was EXACTLY how I remember it. We stayed in one of the recently renovated rooms... More 

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Loudon, Tennessee
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38 reviews 38 reviews
5 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

You are right in the heart of things in Medora and can walk to all the restaurants and shops. The staff is friendly and the rooms are nice and clean. Bed very comfortable. The bath was a bit outdated and the fan very noisy. Very convenient to Theodore Roosevelt National Park, South Unit.

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Saint Anthony, Minnesota
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36 reviews 36 reviews
17 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

We spent two nights at the Badlands Motel. One of the great surprises was that the Medora Hot Air Balloon rally lift-off was right outside our door! Restaurants within walking distance. A small refrigerator would be nice, but it's an old-fashioned style motel, so one really wasn't expected. Nice to drive right up to your door - just like the... More 

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Minneapolis, Mn
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

We have stayed here before 2 years ago. I think they upgraded their rooms. Very clean, spacious. Only shower - no bathtub. Great location. Walking distance to horse stables, shops and eating in Medora. 2 minute drive to Pitchfork Fondue and Medora Musical. We will stay here again! Location, location, location!!!!

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