We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

American Motel

Show Prices
Enter dates for lowest prices
powered by PriceFinder
Check In Check Out
1 room 2 adults 0 children
We check 200+ sites to find the latest and lowest prices.
Professional photos
American Motel
View Map
Add a photo
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

14 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Showing 14: English reviews
Start your review of American Motel
 Click to rate
Longmont, Colorado
Reviewed 23 July 2016

Nice clean room and comfortable beds. Breakfast was OK. When I checked in, I asked about a swimming pool. He said they didn't have one but gave me the phone number of the other hotel in town that did. He seemed genuinely concerned that I get the accommodations I wanted. I would stay here again.

Thank mchafterdark
Rockport, Texas
Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

Gentleman was very friendly at check-in, but that was the highlight of the stay! Very old hotel and the furnishings are probably original to the hotel. We would have been just fine with this if it had been clean. However, it was not even close. The dust on the headboard was probably original too! Final straw came when we layed...

1Thank mbeeston568
New Richmond, Wisconsin
Reviewed 31 March 2016

We got into town close to midnight and didn't have a place to stay. The clerk was very friendly and had us in a room within minutes. The bed was very comfortable, the carpet clean, and the overall room condition was very clean. The room is a little outdated, but we didn't need anything fancy. We wanted clean and comfortable...

Thank Julie H
Reviewed 20 October 2015

This hotel was everything we needed as a family of four. Two clean queen sized beds, TV, refrigerator, and microwave. The bathroom fixtures were a little outdated, but clean and functional. The beds were very comfortable, so we all got a great night's rest. We will be staying here again if we ever have the need to overnight in Waseca.

Thank Kevin H
Pompano Beach, Florida
Reviewed 1 August 2015

we had reserved 3 rooms-smelled terrible and not clean. we asked for a refund and they wouldn't even consider it and were not polite at all, so were out our money and had to go into Faribault for a nice hotel. I would definitely not recommend this place at all. M.M Fl.

Thank marjorie m
medford, mn
Reviewed 19 July 2015

I would rate this a zero if you could go that low, but then again, we didn't sleep here. Checked in, the lady was very nice. Went to the room, and within 5 minutes we captured a bed bug on the wall... saw 4 more scurry out the door frame. We immediately packed up, went to the check -in lady,...

2Thank 6string80
Reviewed 1 April 2015

This is an old style motel with very basic services. Our two rooms were at top of stairway so was quite noisy. No elevator for second floor guests. Plan on going out for breakfast as continental breakfast so little or nothing. staff was friendly and helpful. Since there is little choice in motels for Waseca, this one will have to...

Thank jimwess
Faribault, Minnesota
Reviewed 4 January 2015

6 of us needed a hotel for NYE celebration so we booked king rooms for $52 plus tax. Very reasonable. The heat worked, bathrooms stocked and clean. Beds super comfortable. The breakfast was nothing to brag about but for the price it was sufficient. Would for sure stay there again!

Thank Mary P
Chanhassen, Minnesota, United States
Reviewed 2 July 2013

I was a little leery after reading some reviews here. We stayed overnight for a wedding. Staff was friendly, rooms were clean and the beds were comfortable...No frills type of place for a very good price.

2Thank Steve L
Litchfield, Minnesota
Reviewed 17 June 2013

making the reservation was a disaster. i couldn't understand a single thing the man on the phone was saying. the only thing that was clear to me was my reservation number and the price. when checking in the front desk lady was polite and told us over and over that if we had any concerns or comments that we should...

3Thank sds726

5 photos of this hotel

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

All Management Photos (5)
Room/Suite (1)
Hotel & Grounds (1)
Other (3)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Waseca
0.5 mi away
Crossings by GrandStay Waseca
14.1 mi away
Oakdale Motel
Oakdale Motel
#6 of 8 in Owatonna
22 reviews
13.1 mi away
Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Owatonna
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
13.2 mi away
Baymont Inn & Suites Owatonna
12.8 mi away
Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham Owatonna
12.9 mi away
Super 8 Owatonna
Super 8 Owatonna
#3 of 8 in Owatonna
219 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices


  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about American Motel

Address: 1313 Hwy 13 North, Waseca, MN 56093 (Formerly AmericInn)
Region: United States > Minnesota > Waseca
Price Range: £52 - £64 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — American Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 51
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Hotels.com, Orbitz and Expedia so you can book your American Motel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
American Hotel Waseca
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from American Motel staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Go somewhere else!”
 of 5 bubbles 6string80, 19 Jul 2015 | Read review
“the local hotel”
 of 5 bubbles sds726, 17 Jun 2013 | Read review
2 of 2