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BEST WESTERN PLUS Albert Lea I-90/I-35 Hotel

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Maple Plain, Minnesota, United States
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed at this location due to the fact that my wife is allergic to my sister's cats. The room was clean and the property was appropriate for the rate. The breakfast is what we expected for this range of hotel.

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Arlington, Virginia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was visiting family for the holidays who live in the area. There were too many people, so my niece and I decided we would be more comfortable in a hotel. There were limited choices in the area. The positive: the breakfast was decent and the woman setting it up in the morning was very friendly. The noise from the...

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Amy L, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Albert Lea I-90/I-35 Hotel, responded to this review

I thank you for expressing your concerns. I was not aware of these issues in this room. I am strongly appreciating you bringing this to my attention. I will do some investigating to see what room you were in. We are all very sorry you experienced this at our property. This is not normally, ever an issue. Again, I thank...

Dubuque, Iowa, United States
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I were moving across the state and decided to stop off in Albert Lea for the night. The bed was soooo comfy, the temp in the room was perfect and so was the bath and bathroom. The street outside was a little noisy. Breakfast was awesome for a continental breakfast. Eggs, sausage, bacon, biscuits and gravy, toast,...

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Amy L, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Albert Lea I-90/I-35 Hotel, responded to this review

We appreciate you taking full advantage of our hospitality we have to offer. We look forward to your returns when passing through the area. We wish you and yours a very Happy and Blessed New Year!

Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

Because of some bad weather forecast for this area, we spent the night at the Best Western Plus in Albert Lea last night. It turned into a nice surprise. I'd checked the hotel out on the web before calling. The person who answered quoted me a price and I told her there was a lower price on the web. She...

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Amy L, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Albert Lea I-90/I-35 Hotel, responded to this review

We are so thankful to have you with us this holiday season. We hope you have a very Merry Christmas!! We are happy you like your accommodations at our property. We are so excited you shared your awesome experience with everyone. Thank you for choosing us. We hope you can come back soon and see us again.

Saint Paul, Minnesota
Reviewed 8 December 2016

We checked into this hotel on a night when it was clearly not fully booked. There were many vacant rooms, and yet the hotel put us in a room directly over the front entrance to the hotel. When we opened our window, we looked at a wall of shingles from the roof of the entryway directly below us. When I...

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Amy L, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Albert Lea I-90/I-35 Hotel, responded to this review

We are very sorry about the experience you had at our hotel. This is not a normal stay at our property. We normally try to rent these rooms very last due to the construction of the property. We only have very few room types in the hotel. However, I strongly agree about changing into a new room type right away...

Greene, United States
Reviewed 6 December 2016

The staff is excellent. Good breakfast. Comfortable stay. Nice hotel with option to use fitness center nearby as well as on site center. Room condition is excellent. I would stay again. Internet works well.

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Amy L, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Albert Lea I-90/I-35 Hotel, responded to this review

We appreciate your choice in selecting our property to lodge with. We are happy you had a welcoming stay here in Albert Lea, Minnesota. We hope we see you again soon. We thank you for staying with us. Have a Happy and Blessed holiday season.

Edgerton, Missouri
Reviewed 25 November 2016

Very nice hotel. Everything was neat and clean. The breakfast buffet was perfect. The staff were friendly. The location is very handy. I would highly recommend for travelers, families, and those with pets.

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Amy L, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Albert Lea I-90/I-35 Hotel, responded to this review

We appreciate your time spent at our facilities. We thank you and your family and furry family for choosing us during your travels. We hope you have a safe and blessed holiday season.

Lees Summit
Reviewed 22 November 2016

The room and common areas were very clean. There was a hockey team there that were a little loud but they calmed down early and the hotel was not responsible. The breakfast was great and there was a large variety. The bed was a little soft for me but my husband loved it. Good pillows!!

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Amy L, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Albert Lea I-90/I-35 Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing us! We apologize about the group in house being a little noisy. I am happy they quiet down at a decent time. I thank you for letting us know how we are doing. We hope to see you again soon. Happy Holidays!

Forestport, New York
Reviewed 8 November 2016

Super curtious pleasent staff. Clean quiet comfortable room. Extremely affordable! Free breakfast had many options and breakfast area was very clean. I highly recommend this best western to any traveler searching for a good nights rest.

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Amy L, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Albert Lea I-90/I-35 Hotel, responded to this review

We thank you for letting us serve you. We enjoyed your company. If there is anything we can do for you in the future. We are only one call away! Thank you and Happy Holidays!

Santa Fe, New Mexico
Reviewed 25 October 2016

We were in corner room on the first floor next to the stairs. We could hear every move made by the people above us. They were up until 1:00 or so walking around. The front desk person who checked us in was very pleasant and gave us a great suggestion for dinner. I would consider passing it up though if...

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Amy L, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Albert Lea I-90/I-35 Hotel, responded to this review

I am very sorry about the experience that occurred with the occupants above you. This is not a usual problem at our property. We hope you will reconsider staying with us in the future. If anything like this would ever occur on your next trip we highly recommend to bring this to our attention right away. We can call the...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This property has just had a complete upgrade.. 37" flat screen TVs, all new furniture, all new granite in bathrooms, all new bedding and drapes, it is awesome!! ... more   less 

Additional Information about BEST WESTERN PLUS Albert Lea I-90/I-35 Hotel

Address: 821 East Plaza Street, Exit 157 Off I-90, Albert Lea, MN 56007
Region: United States > Minnesota > Albert Lea
Price Range: £50 - £91 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — BEST WESTERN PLUS Albert Lea I-90/I-35 Hotel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 52
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“Make sure you do not have thee room over the hotel's front door/lobby.”
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“top floor as you don't hear people stomping on top of you, like we experienced the first night”
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