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Budget Host Inn Long Prairie


#1 of 2 hotels in Long Prairie
Hotel Amenities .LED TV ◦Microwave ◦Refrigerator ◦Coffeemaker ◦Soft Water ◦Hot water baseboard heat ◦Individually controlled thermostats ◦Large parking area ◦At your door parking ◦Free high speed internet ◦Conditioning shampoo ◦Hair Dryers ◦Iron/board STANDARD ROOMS There are 11 standard motel rooms, 8 of which consist of one queen size bed and 3 that consist of two queen size beds. We have added a recliner to the large corner 2 bed unit for extra seating. These rooms have a compact bathroom with a shower behind the bathroom door. There is a microwave, small refrigerator and 4 cup coffee maker and color cable TV with remote control. There is a room air conditioner and individually controlled hot water baseboard heat. We offer two smoking rooms; one with one bed and the other with two beds. DELUXE ROOMS The other six rooms at our motel consist of our two bed deluxe rooms. Four of the rooms have two full size beds while the other two rooms contain one queen and one full size bed each. One of the six rooms is a smoking room (2 full size beds). The bathrooms in these 6 units are very spacious and contain a large vanity area with huge mirror and a door that separates the sink area from the tub/shower combination and stool. There are the extra amenities of a wall mounted hair dryer as well as an iron and ironing board. A valid credit card is required to secure a reservation Cancellation Policy is 24 hours in advance cancellation Policy for summer weekends and special events is 3 days in advance Conveniently located on Highway 71 in a quiet residential area, the Budget Host Inn is a hotel in Long Prairie, MN you’ll want to stay in again and again. That’s because the comfort of our rooms and the amenities we provide exceed what you would expect from a value-priced property. You’ll find us just 35 miles east of Alexandria and 60 miles north of St. Cloud. The excitement of Minneapolis is just 120 miles from our Long Prairie, MN hotel. Long Prairie is a quaint agricultural town of 3,000 people with many potato farms and other crops. Locals raise turkeys and chickens, but there is also industry in the area. Cathedral Press and R.R. Donnelly provide many jobs, as do Daybreak Foods, Central Bi Products, Dan’s Prize and Long Prairie Packing. We focus on providing all the comfort you’d expect from a larger, higher-priced hotel along with the charm and personal attention you can only get from a small property where everyone is totally committed to guest satisfaction. We make sure rooms are exceptionally clean and comfortable. Additionally, all rooms have a microwave and refrigerator as well as a coffee maker, hairdryer and iron with ironing board. Stay warm with our baseboard heating system. Because we know that modern amenities matter, we offer free wifi to all guests as well. Our single-story motel in Long Prairie, MN allows you to park right at your door, and we have enough parking for large vehicles like trucks, RVs and those traveling with trailers. Bring your snowmobiles and four-wheelers, if you have them, and enjoy the outdoor winter recreation. Outdoor electric outlets make charging batteries and keeping your vehicle engine warm simple and problem-free. Previously called Flamingo Motel, we are proud to have been associated with Budget Host International for decades and to have received the Quality Assurance Award of Excellence from this chain of independently operated motels every year since the award was created in 2001. Come enjoy small-town charm, great service and great value at the Budget Host Inn in Long Prairie, Minnesota. Facilities of Budget Host Inn Long Prairie Internet Free! Wi-Fi is available in all areas and is free of charge. Services 24-Hour Front Desk, Fax/Photocopying. General Non-smoking Rooms, Heating, Air Conditioning. Parking Free! public parking is available on site (reservation is needed).
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Laundry Service
Non-smoking hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room features
Air conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Non-smoking rooms
Smoking rooms available
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417 Lake St S, Long Prairie, MN 56347-1528
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St. Cloud Municipal Airport44 mi
Crow Wing County Airport46 mi
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For $85 on a Saturday night, this hotel is definitely not worth it. When you walk into the room, you are hit with an unmistakable odor of just plain OLD and MOLD. We had 2 queen beds, with stained sheets and questionable bedding and pillows. 2 sets of very stained and dingy
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Stayed there for a couple months while working in the area. Very friendly staff. Some rooms where a little on the smaller side, but the price was right and the rooms where clean. The owner would go way out of his way to take care of any needs. Internet was slow so he brought in
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Internet didn't work---that's an unforgivable failure for a hotel when I'm on a business trip and need web access. It's not the internet provider, it's the hotel's cheap electronics. Bed is hard as a rock. Room is tiny and it does smell somewhat moldy. Turned thermostat to
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We were happy with our stay, nothing fancy, but it worked perfectly for what we needed and the price was right. Clean room, staff was friendly and helpful, close to restaurants and a gas station. Would stay there again.
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Only stayed because pet friendly for extra $10. After my feet stuck to the floor and my fingers when setting the clock, I wouldn't step foot in that shower. Never had a toilet where you have to yank the lever up in order to flush it
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$63 - $85 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
United StatesMinnesotaLong Prairie
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