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St. Croix
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11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed October 28, 2016 via mobile

Friendly staff, very affordable and competitive rates, nice decent rooms, located only about 1 mile from downtown Forest Lake and All it's fabulous attractions for families, kids, and nightlife for singles! You'll enjoy!

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Reviewed August 17, 2016 via mobile

We were remodeling our home and needed a reasonable rate for 2 weeks. We were very happy with the cleanliness and friendly staff who respect privacy but available 24 hours should you need it. We rented a room with full size fridge and stovetop. First week of August was very hot and the a/c worked great. I highly recommend if... More 

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Thank theresa w
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed February 3, 2016 via mobile

I stayed here for a cheap place to crash before going to the cities. It was well worth the money. It's not the ritz Carlton but for a clean place to sleep it worked great. The rooms were clean and had a cool vintage look to the place. The beds were great! The only complantes I have was it was... More 

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Flossmoor, Illinois, United States
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32 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed September 22, 2015

This was a last minute trip. I didn't want to spend a lot of money on a room that I would occupy for less than 8 hours, and my choices were VERY limited. So here's the Hitching Post, and it has a couple reviews that make it look OK, so I take a chance. I should have known when I... More 

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Thank Debbie D
Minnesota
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed July 19, 2015

I recently visited the Hitching Post Motel located in Forest Lake, MN. I believe that it is currently under new management. The grounds were clean and well maintained, our room was rustic and clean. The motel is located slightly out of the city, it was quiet and very peaceful. We enjoyed our stay very much!

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Austin, Texas
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed July 15, 2015

One of the hardest things about traveling with dogs is finding a hotel that will accommodate; especially without breaking the bank. The Hitching Post is a wonderful place to stay. No the rooms aren't fancy, but they are clean and spacious. They have a mini-fridge and the price cannot be beat. The entire hotel has a comfy rustic, camp feel.... More 

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London
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed June 11, 2015

I just spent a very comfortable night at the Hitching Post Motel. The motel has been recently refurbished and I enjoyed a comfortable bed with a hot shower for only $63.00 including tax. It is well situated, close to a lake and not far from Minneapolis/St. Paul. Mark the manager was both helpful and friendly. The motel reminded me of... More 

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2 Thank Stegoman
Mandan, North Dakota
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed July 24, 2012

I was in town for two nights (without my family) and simply needed a place to stay. The Hitching Post was perfect. Apparently, there is a new manager and they weren't familiar with the online reservation system. There was no record of my online reservation, but I was fortunate in that they had a room available for me. I guess... More 

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1 Thank Karl C
1 review
Reviewed June 19, 2012

first glance room is nice... took a minute to look around and noticed lots of dead bugs along with live ones.. and A WASPS NEST IN BETWEEN THE WINDOW BY THE AIR CONDITIONER!!! other wise ok but wtf

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Thank mike2121
Forest Lake, Minnesota, United States
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8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed April 25, 2012

This is my fiance and my 2nd month staying here. They have great monthly rates, with a nice sized little kitchenette , that is an added bonus for our cooking needs. Included with pot's, pan's and many dishes. a nice sized sink, stove. Microwave and full sized huge fridge!! The main manager Samantha is such a sweet heart!! She goes... More 

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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Hitching Post Motel

Address: 23855 Forest Blvd. N., Forest Lake, MN 55025
Location: United States > Minnesota > Forest Lake
Price Range: $50 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 12
Also Known As:
Hitching Post Hotel Forest Lake
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
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“I don't think there is a good room.”
 of 5 bubbles DebbieD327, Sep 22, 2015 | Read review
“I stayed in Room 14 which is a large room on the corner. Quite nice.”
 of 5 bubbles Stegoman, Jun 11, 2015 | Read review
“There is free wifi offered, within the entire motel. I would recommend asking samantha the manager before checking into your room. For the wifi password :)”
 of 5 bubbles GinaR793, Apr 25, 2012 | Read review
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