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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2016

We stayed with Viola Suites for 6 weeks in February/March of 2016 and found the unit to be very nice and comfortable and very well equipped. It is so much more than a motel room! Less than 10 minutes from Mayo Clinic, we found it to be very convenient. The manager, Judy, is very personable and helpful, and very concerned... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2016

We stayed 11 months due to Mayo Clinic. Everything about it was wonderful...people..scenery..hospitality..prices..Judy the General Manager was #1. compassionate..and most rewarding we call it our 2nd home.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2016

I stayed here for 5 weeks. The staff was amazing, willing to help get to appointments and the store when necessary. The units are great size and furnished well. All the bedrooms had digital Cable and updates TV's. I could call the manager at anytime day or night with any questions or requests. It sit's on beautiful land, and is... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

We just finished a two-week stay at Viola Suites, in Rochester, MN, while attending outpatient care at Mayo Clinic. The Suites are located north of Mayo, in a quiet residential setting. Behind the suites is Quarry Hill Nature Center-- a large nature center with lovely acreage. The suites are well-equipped and easily accessed. The owner, Dennis, and manager, Judy, both... More 

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Kansas City, Missouri
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2014

Best place for a Mayo Clinic stay. Well I'm back again, but this time I spent the extra time to explore options around where to stay. I was here before for two months and stayed at a nice hotel. The noise in the hallway, doors slamming, people talking, and kids screaming as they ran to the pool disrupted my sleep.... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2014

I can't say enough, Thank You. A life long friend of mine was going to Mayo Clinic for a extended procedure. The doctors said she could be there for a months or more. Her family ask if I would look at places to stay. I visited Rochester for a day exploring seven extended stay hotels and short term housing possibilities.... More 

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Manhattan, Kansas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2014

We recently completed treatment for my husband at the Mayo Clinic. While there we stayed from mid September to mid November 2013 at the Viola Suites. It is less than a ten minute drive from Mayo and a very easy one. The suites offer a neighborhood feeling as opposed to a hotel kind of experience. There is ample parking in... More 

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Rochester, Minnesota
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2013

My husband and I stayed at the Viola Suites from Mid August 2013 through the end of October. We feel very blessed to have found this place. It is a clean, well maintained facility with all the amenities needed. Most of all, it was wonderful to see Judy's smiling face everyday. She is a FANTASTIC manager and a very caring... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2013 via mobile

We stayed in Viola Suites in 2012 and in 2013 and hope to return in the future. The suites we stayed in were comfortable, clean, and very well equiped. In addition the location is excellent. Close to Mayo, and the Quarry Hill Nature reserve which is excellent for hiking and they have many animals on display. Great for children and... More 

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2013

Judy is an incredible host at Viola Suites. We were there for a month on a visiting rotation at Mayo Clinic and are now certain we want to move to Rochester, MN. The land around Viola Suites is beautiful, with a fire pit, outdoor grills, and plenty of trees. Perfect short distance from town, seriously a 5 minute drive at... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Serving Mayo Clinic Patients and Corporate Transfers since 1996. We offer full size furnished homes and apartments. ... more   less 

Additional Information about An Abbey at Viola Suites

Address: 2020 Viola Rd NE, Rochester, MN 55906-8040
Location: United States > Minnesota > Rochester
Price Range: $60 - $109 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 18
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