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    The Great Northern Motel

    5070 N US Highway 51, Mercer, WI 54547-9313
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    Overview
    • Excellent18%
    • Very good35%
    • Average25%
    • Poor10%
    • Terrible12%
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    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Hot Tub
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Restaurant
    Bar/Lounge
    Pets Allowed
    Wheelchair Access
    2.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 48 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Room was large and clean, beds were firm but not bad. Scenic location on a lake with green space, a dock and boats to use and games to play. The Wolfs den bar and restaurant in the hotel has a great fish fry!! All in...More

    Thank hedquist13
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    I would give this DUMP a zero if I could. Bitter and hostile receptionist. She gave us a room on the second floor even though my 80 year olds Mom asked for a first floor room when she made the reservation. There is NO ELEVATOR...More

    Thank sbaxter348
    Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

    First room stunk broken toilet and facet melted AC unit dirty carpet, next room better. Nice view on a lake with a friendly staff and bar with food was very nice. Serious remodel needed for the rooms.

    Thank Don H
    Reviewed 5 September 2016

    Room was large and clean, but needs some updating. No microwave or refrigerator. TV is an old, small tube model. Shower head is low - my wife is 5' 6" and had to duck to wash her hair. Wi-if seemed good and pretty fast. Some...More

    Thank kroll41271
    Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

    We stayed here for the Loon Day Festival. The hotel rooms are very large and roomy, but very outdated. The bedspreads look like they were from the 80's. Yikes. That being said, the room was super clean. Bring your own hair dryer... The hotel is...More

    Thank spicy-octopus
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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Internet
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hot Tub
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$96 - US$108 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 80
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    • Location
    • United States >
    • Wisconsin >
    • Mercer
    • Also Known As
    • The Great Northern Hotel
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    Room Tips
    "They offer street view and lake view rooms."
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    "All of the rooms are good."
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    "Not a snowmobiler? Might not be the place for you in the winter. A LOT of snowmobilers at the hotel/passing..."
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    "If winter, I would take a road view because the snowmobile trail. In the summer I would take a second floor..."
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