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    Forest Lake Motel

    1215 NW 4th St, Grand Rapids, MN 55744-2207
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    Overview
    • Excellent10%
    • Very good27%
    • Average17%
    • Poor6%
    • Terrible40%
    2 weeks ago
    “wasn't as nice a room as my first visit..”
    13 Nov 2016
    “very basic”
    Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Kitchenette
    Pets Allowed
    Wheelchair Access
    Laundry Service
    2.5 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 29 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    I got a bit of a downgrade. The room is clean, and has stove, fridge, microwave and sink. but not as nice as the room in the back... Hot water turns out to be lukewarm. But it is basic and clean and fit my needs...More

    Thank slb43323
    Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

    Our travel agent booked five rooms for our group well before our trip. The night before our reservation I received a charge to my credit card so I assumed we were just being charged ahead of the stay...nope! We arrived around 11pm and the manager...More

    Thank Nicole W
    Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

    For starters, I had to find a hotel last minute due to a mishap with business paperwork. Despite the unexpected surprise, I was overall very happy to have chosen this location as my place to stay. It's very quiet, very clean, the staff are truly...More

    1  Thank Kasevers17
    Reviewed 30 December 2016

    This is an old-fashioned, drive-to-your-room door motel. What sets it apart are little things, such as the mini natural history museum in the motel office, with indigenous animals such as a bobcat, a fisher-I had no idea they were so big--ermine, etc. If you get...More

    Thank Caro K
    Reviewed 14 November 2016

    This motel is old and very basic, along the main road towards Duluth. We did enjoy the full sized refrigerator, but were somewhat disappointed over-all otherwise. Ask for a room in back, further away from traffic.

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Restaurant
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 63 - US$ 82 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Smoking rooms available ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 31
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    • Location
    • United States >
    • Minnesota >
    • Grand Rapids
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    Nearby Restaurants
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    .05 km away
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    Nearby Attractions
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    Room Tips
    "ask for a room in the back"
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    "Ask for a room in the back, that you access via a little slip of driveway"
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    "Recommend the back of the motel site; quiet, not crowded by parking"
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    "don't book, awful place to share. Probably OK if you are a hunter just looking for a bed....."
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