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Budget Host Inn Mankato

1255 Range Street, Mankato, MN 56001
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We arrived early to check in and had to come back as room not ready yet. Desk clerk was super friendly when we arrived early. Room was like described bed was super comfortable and fell in love with the pillows and room was very clean. Breakfast was amazing and kept it full. Will definitely stay here again

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Thank Trista W
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2016 via mobile

Even though it's not fancy but it is a nice quite place to stay at. It's wonderful that they allow you to bring your dog in to stay and it not costing an arm and leg better then most places in Mankato. Definitely coming back again

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Thank tim F
CDesai, Public Relations Manager at Budget Host Inn Mankato, responded to this review

Thank you for your honest feedback!!! Please do come back again. More 

Ellisville, Mississippi
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2016

This is one of the best hotels our teams have had the pleasure of staying in for a long period of time, Sep-Nov. for work. Thanks so much to the husband and wife team that owns and runs this facility, so warm, welcoming and just down right generous people. Location is great, free wifi, close to restaurants and overall great... More 

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Thank Janice W
CDesai, Manager at Budget Host Inn Mankato, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent business with Budget Host Inn. We are glad you gave us the opportunity to accommodate your team while you were in Mankato. Thank you so much for your valuable feedback! We appreciate your 5 star review and positive comments. We will be delighted to have you stay with us again. More 

Cleveland, Ohio
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2015

The room I stayed in was newly renovated throughout, with a brand new fridge & microwave & shower & TV. For the price I paid, I would have expected a much lower quality. But everything was very good...and the young man at the desk was able to direct me to an Indian restaurant.

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Thank Escalentia
CDesai, Manager at Budget Host Inn Mankato, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind review. We greatly appreciate it! We are glad you like our recent upgrades. We hope you have a chance to visit us again. More 

Omaha, Neb.
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2015

I know the title of this review might sound an alarm, but bear with me on this. We needed a room for one night while in Mankato to watch the Oct. 10 Nebraska-Omaha vs. Minnesota State hockey game. I wanted a hotel within walking distance of the arena, but because MSU was playing a home football game -- combined with... More 

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Thank RalphinOmaha
CDesai, Guest Relations Manager at Budget Host Inn Mankato, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your honest feedback! We greatly appreciate it. Please do come back and stay with us again. More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015 via mobile

The owners live in the hotel and are EXTREMELY welcoming and nice. We were always greeted with a smile on their faces! I was a little worried upon walking in the hotel and the overwhelming smell of smoke hit me, but that seems to be an old smell, given the "no smoking" sign hanging in the entrance. There were some... More 

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1 Thank cfreeman91
CDesai, Guest Relations Manager at Budget Host Inn Mankato, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your honest feedback! We greatly appreciate it. We are pleased to announce, new carpets for all of our guestrooms is the next update we are planning. Please do come back again. More 

Cable, Wisconsin
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

The rooms are freshly painted and have new curtains and comforters. The rooms are a little tired but the price is right. BIG PROBLEM: I noticed about a dozen bites our first night. During the next night I actually saw a bedbug cruising across the sheets. Never seen one before. Looked like a wood tick. Looked it up online and... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

I am not pleased. The rooms smell awful. The carpet is a mess. When I turned the water on, it came out yellow. The heat wasn't on. It was freezing in our room. There was hair under the sheets that were not ours. I feel dirty being in here. Pay the extra $30 if you can for a decent night... More 

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Beach Park, Illinois, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2014

Had to reserve a room there for some people that arrived for a visit unexpectantly. They did not have a lot of money and I was skeptical of putting them in the hotel because I didn't know anything about it.. I went to the hotel and asked to see a room before I booked them! The clerk had no issue... More 

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Mankato, Minnesota
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2014

Just needed a place to stay for a night in the Mankato area. The hotel is nothing fancy but it was the cheapest option in the area and it did the trick. Woman at the desk was incredibly friendly, the room was fine and everything was working correctly. Included cable and internet. I would stay there again.

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3 Thank yellowgummipanda
CDesai, Guest Relations Manager at Budget Host Inn Mankato, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for choosing Budget Host Inn Mankato for your recent stay and for sparing the time to give us a review. We are glad to hear you had a good stay. We greatly appreciate your honest feedback. Please do visit us again. More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room types
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Interior corridors, 2 levels, 50 guest rooms, free parking.We offer clean comfortable rooms at affordable rates. All guest rooms are equipped with mini fridge, microwave, alarm clock, cable TV, HBO, direct dial phones, individual cooling/heating unit. Free local calls. Other amenities include: Free Continental breakfast, free high-speed internet with 24 hr customer support, coin operating guest laundry on site open 24 hr. Iron+ironing boards and hair dryers are available at the front desk. Located at the intersection of Highway 14 and Highway 169, the Budget Host Inn abuts beautiful Hiniker Pond Park. The hotel is a five-minute drive from Bluff Park, Spring Lake Park and Kiwanis Recreation Area. A 15-minute drive east across the Minnesota River leads you through downtown Mankato to Minnesota State University - Mankato. A 15-minute slide south brings you to Mount Kato Ski Area, a winter and summer wonderland. Mankato Regional Airport is eight miles away. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Budget Host Inn Mankato

Address: 1255 Range Street, Mankato, MN 56001
Location: United States > Minnesota > Mankato
Price Range: $70 - $90 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Budget Host Inn Mankato 2*
Number of rooms: 50
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