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Guardian Inn

1955 First Ave, Windom, MN
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016 via mobile

1 month there, winter 2005, pickup in MY heated garage (zoom in google maps) :D Very clean. Hard to find better. I tried... all over the USA, Ontario and Québec... yep... best motel and the price leaves me with a smile.

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Thank Marsupien
Seattle, Washington
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6 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015

If you need a place to stay in Windom, this is it. Really. Location, location, location - be happy you don't have to stay 30 minutes away and drive into Windom to visit your family or go to your event, or whatever brings you to Windom. You will need to overlook the dingy beadspreads, stained carpets, beds that are still... More 

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3 Thank Karen G
Marshalltown, Iowa
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9 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

For not having much for competition, this hotel was making the effort to be hospitable. Everything you'd expect, TV, microwave, refrigerator, coffee & coffee maker, wi-fi. Very clean and private, no complaints. I loved the fact that I had a garage attached directly to my room! They do offer a breakfast, however I didn't get to try it. All in... More 

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3 Thank Kyle B
Eagle River, Alaska
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38 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

Its always a challenge to stay in a small town hotel, but this one is trying hard to meet some basic, important traveler needs, and I suspect it attracts a loyal group of repeat clients. Although I stayed in the summertime, the private garage option would be quite appealing on a cold Minnesota winter's night! There aren't a lot of... More 

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1 Thank Becky H
Winnipeg
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7 hotel reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

We had a double wedding with many out of town guests coming so we visited this facility a month ahead and negotiated a rate of $75 per room per night with who we were told was the manager. Upon departure a rate of $91 was charged. We tried to get the agreed upon rate with no success.

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Fargo, North Dakota, United States
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24 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

We have been staying at the Guardian Inn for a couple weeks. Maybe because it's the best in the area of little competition or what I haven't figured out. Beds are okay, pillows better bring your own. The morning snack is lacking everything but breads, coffee and orange juice. There is nothing else like a pool, work out room or... More 

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Thank Daniel J
Mountain Lake, Minnesota
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4 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014

Hubby and I stayed in their whirlpool room for a one night getaway. The room was clean, bed comfortable. The room was large and it was really nice to park in the attached garage. We didn't have to unload everything from the car, and could run out in whatever we had on to get items that we needed. Whirlpool was... More 

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1 Thank Jamie Q
Aurora, Colorado
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26 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2014

I been on the road for 25 years and stayed in many places. I thought it was weird that a room in a motel would have a garage. NOT at all. It was 2/12/14 and about 16 degrees. A garage is a wonderful thing to have. Very clean, very friendly and I would stay there again. Although, a better breakfast... More 

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Thank David T
Saint Paul, Minnesota
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2013

I've stayed here several times for work. It is nothing fancy. Last time I noticed a baseboard peeling away from the wall, but the things that really matter are taken care of. The towels and sheets smell clean, the tub doesn't gross me out, everything works. They have a drive up check-in and private garage with each room which I... More 

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Thank Michelle M
Elk River, Minnesota
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3 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2013

Noises when the train was going throw. Plus musty smell in the room. Plus the bed was hard too when we went check out not knowing there was breakfest was not told .wish we went to Mankato Instead left early from the wedding dance .

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  • Refrigerator in room

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Address: 1955 First Ave, Windom, MN
Location: United States > Minnesota > Windom
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Number of rooms: 39

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