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Lake Wissota, Wisconsin, United States
2 reviews
Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

We couldn't be happier that we found this gem!! It's right on the train route so we stay there for games, concerts, any event. The rooms are clean and recently renovated. The owners are absolutely amazing and we feel like we're home whenever we stay. We'll never stay anywhere else!!!!!!!

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Jackson, New Jersey
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8 reviews
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Reviewed 6 October 2016

Stayed overnight for football game- Clean comfortable large room, super convenient to get to US Bank Stadium, Airport and Mall of America. If you can bring drinks and food because there is nothing around and seems like the town shuts down @11pm. Its not a 5 star hotel- so if that don't matter to you- this place is a good... More 

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Reviewed 31 August 2016

We spent 5 days at Snelling Motel. We were searching a hotel not far from Macalester College where our son enrolled, and the net informed us about Snelling Motel. It is a small motel run by a family. The motel doesn't have amenities, no even a small vending machine. The trains run all the time, it is so noisy. They... More 

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Reviewed 13 August 2016

Thank You Snelling Motel! - for providing a Clean and Safe place to stay on my visits to Minneapolis - your proximity to Light Rail Transit, which connects to the Airport, Mall of America and all the Downtown venues is a Plus - i also like that you are near the Hiawatha corridor but not on it - and also... More 

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1 Thank Philip L
Dinup P, Owner at Snelling Motel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking time to express your opinion. It is our pleasure that you have enjoyed your stay! Thanks and looking forward to seeing you soon. More 

London, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
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Reviewed 10 August 2016

Stayed for 2 nights for football. Easy enough to get into town via tram. Lovely sized room which was very comfortable. I chose it as I had an early flight the next morning and this is ideal for the airport. The staff very polite and helpful. The only drawback for me would be there are no shops or anything around... More 

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Dinup P, Owner at Snelling Motel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking time to express your opinion. It is our pleasure that you have enjoyed your stay! Thanks and looking forward to seeing you soon. More 

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Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

We stayed at the Snelling in Minneapolis to see Chelsea FC play AC Milan at the U.S. bank stadium. It was conveniently located a block away from the blue line train that took us straight to the stadium. The room was clean and the king bed was very comfy. Would def stay here again.

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1 Thank Heather S
Dinup P, Owner at Snelling Motel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking time to express your opinion. It is our pleasure that you have enjoyed your stay! Thanks and looking forward to seeing you soon. More 

Denver, Colorado
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Reviewed 26 June 2016

My son and I stayed here two nights while he had an audition. We needed an inexpensive place to stay and I found Snelling Motel. They are doing updating but it did not disturb us at all. Our refrigerator was not working and we were immediately put into another room. We were offered bottles of water for the fridge. The... More 

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Dinup P, Guest Relations Manager at Snelling Motel, responded to this review

Thank You for sharing your experience. We always strive to provide the best customer service. We are glad that we've made your stay comfortable. Thank You and See you sometime soon. More 

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Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

After a terrible day of cancelled flights and long lines, and no available hotel rooms. My husband called around and found a hotel room for me. It was great to be someplace that was friendly and helpful. They are remodeling and this older motel will have a fresher look in the future. They truly care about their customers. Made sure... More 

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Dinup P, Guest Relations Manager at Snelling Motel, responded to this review

Thank You for sharing your experience. We are glad that we've met your expectations. We always want our customers to have a smooth and relax stay with us. We hope to see you again. More 

Nashville, Tennessee
1 review
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Reviewed 1 March 2016

This hotel does not have 4 star amenities. The rooms are dated, the carpet needs to be replaced. But what it does have that makes it outstanding in my view is the kindness and understanding my family and I received from the owners. We were in Minneapolis reeling from a sudden death of a young person in my family. The... More 

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Dinup P, Guest Relations Manager at Snelling Motel, responded to this review

Thank You for sharing your experience. We are extremely sorry for your loss. Thank You and See you again. More 

Rochester, New York
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7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 9 August 2015

I booked this motel for a 2 day stay in Minneapolis on a cross country trip. I had read that it was convenient to the train and it is a short walk to the station. I had a ticket to a Twins game and loved how convenient that was, and cheaper than parking downtown. I had called the hotel because... More 

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Dinup P, Guest Relations Manager at Snelling Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your experience. We are glad that you've found a comfortable and convenient stay with us. We always want our customer to have a hassle free stay. Hope to see you again. More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Snelling Motel

Address: 5346 Minnehaha Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55417
Region: United States > Minnesota > Minneapolis
Price Range: €93 - €105 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Snelling Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 32
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“Room 29 has a good TV Bathroom and A/C slept right thru the Light rail noise”
 of 5 bubbles 785PaulB785, 6 Oct 2016 | Read review
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 of 5 bubbles philiplC2973VW, 13 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Do not go to this motel!”
 of 5 bubbles 562tammyg, 18 Mar 2015 | Read review
“Ask for a room situated on the other side of the streetcar.”
 of 5 bubbles Raylan18, 22 Dec 2014 | Read review
“Stay away; new owners could care less about you or your stay.”
 of 5 bubbles ArtB27, 19 Jul 2012 | Read review
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