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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good12%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Self-Serve Laundry
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Reviewed August 6, 2008

Okay if you like taking your shoes off at the front door and climbing in your stocking feet several sets of stairs with all of your luggage to your room. Don't count on anyone making your bed for you the next morning--let alone change your...More

8  Thank BnBTravelRater
Reviewed April 26, 2006

Wales House is a fantastic place to stay, conveniently located for the University, public transport and Dinkytown (which has second hand bookshops, bars, a cinema and great restaurants - including the world's best breakfast at Al's). The atmosphere is homely and the communal areas are...More

8  Thank mxlondon
Reviewed November 19, 2005

Extremely comfortable lodging. Free wi-fi available throughout the house. Large common areas for hanging out and meeting others. The Carvers are very friendly and considerate proprietors. Their dog, Sky, is beautiful and sweet. Conveniently located to Dinkytown (a quick walk to Al's Breakfast), and about...More

6  Thank peterme
Reviewed October 2, 2005

I can't recommend Wales House highly enough, for either short or longer stays. This inexpensive, friendly bed and breakfast (run by Kelly and Julie) is ideal for anyone visiting the University of Minneapolis, being located close to one campus, with other areas of the university...More

6  Thank Jeni+Robin
Reviewed June 23, 2003

We have stayed at the Wales House three times in the past three years and always look forward to going back. It is not a romantic getaway type of B&B, but it is comfortable and friendly. Their main clientele are visiting academics for the University,...More

9  Thank jfratesi
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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Self-Serve Laundry
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Details
Price range
$55 - $65 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
$55 - $65 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveler (13)
Room & Suite (4)
Dining (2)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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"Ask for a room away from the shared bathroom"
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"If it's in your budget get a room with its own bathroom. My bathtub was great!"
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"Ask for a room with an ensuite bathroom, unless you want to pay less and share."
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"If you want a private bath, be sure to make that request."
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