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Reviewed 9 September 2016

Only stayed because pet friendly for extra $10. After my feet stuck to the floor and my fingers when setting the clock, I wouldn't step foot in that shower. Never had a toilet where you have to yank the lever up in order to flush it

Thank Roxie K
Barnum, Minnesota, United States
Reviewed 31 July 2016

Dirty room. Sheets were stained. Tv hard to use. Paid for two nights. Left after one night, quoted me 72 a night. Pd cash. Next am. Changed it to 79, had small dog which I told him at night. Had a fit next am when seen dog. When getting into car. Was supposed to be twenty for pet. Charged 50....

Thank Mark C
Bloomington, Minnesota
Reviewed 1 January 2016

the room smelled funny the toilet was very small as was the shower my shoulders hit both sides of shower at same time could not get internet to work bed was very hard coffee took for ever to drip will never stay here again would rather sleep in car

Thank Jackie B
Long Prairie, Minnesota
Reviewed 5 August 2015

I've been here every week for about three months due to my bfs job sending him here to train people. Cons: rooms don't look like the pictures , mold all in the shower, sinks are not cleaned very well, coffee is sour, sheets are not changed till you check out, towels are dirty and stained and very tiny, microwave is...

Thank Jasmine A
North Carolina
Reviewed 13 May 2015

WARNING!! The Super-8 in Long Prairie over booked for a wedding and sent us up the road to the Budget Host. The room was filled with spider webs all over the walls/ceiling. The chair was covered in what appeared to be oil stains. The bathroom was dirty but at least the floor was crawling with ants. In order to use...

1Thank sublux
Eveleth, Minnesota, United States
Reviewed 8 September 2014

Older motel but keep clean and upkept well. Owners are friendly and accommodating. Fantastic rate....lowest I could find. If ever in the area again will stay again. Only complaints no cable or satellite tv and bed was a little too much on the firm side.

Thank Marcie S
Reviewed 9 June 2014

I don't usually writ reviews but just had to on this one It is an experience we made reassertion's on booking,com when we arrived the young lady couldn't seam to find our reservation. So she enlisted the help of her brother after some searching we were told nope no reservation. I will admit there was a bit of a language...

Thank G L
Tempe, Arizona
Reviewed 15 May 2014

We were back here in July 2013 thought we would try it out as its close to where my son lives. As we pulled in noticed we were the only car, not terrible but careful here. Went to the front desk waited a while and people came out that barely spoke English and the lobby did smell terrible. We then...

Thank lindab00
Bloomington, Minnesota
Reviewed 19 December 2013

Our stay was in the winter, for two nights. When we arrived the room was ice cold and smelled funny. We had to turn the heat on and wait for the room to heat up. The shampoo bottle was used. Only two sets of towels and no bath mat. The stationary folder only had two envelopes (?). The room does...

Thank Deb G
Alexandria, Virginia
Reviewed 8 October 2009

I stayed here 4 nights while attending a nearby event. The room was small, but quite clean. It included a microwave and mini-fridge. Good Internet service. Bathroom was tiny and the shower was dark. The baseboard heating worked well, which was important because it just had turned cold and I was feeling the sudden change. I've traveled extensively lately, and...

1Thank cjsalexva

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  • Free Parking
  • Free Internet
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  • Smoking rooms available
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel Amenities .LED TV ◦Microwave ◦Refrigerator ◦Coffeemaker ◦Soft Water ◦Hot water baseboard heat ◦Individually controlled thermostats ◦Large parking area ◦At your door parking ◦Free high speed internet ◦Conditioning shampoo ◦Hair Dryers ◦Iron/board STANDARD ROOMS There are 11 standard motel rooms, 8 of which consist of one queen size bed and 3 that consist of two queen size beds. We have added a recliner to the large corner 2 bed unit for extra seating. These rooms have a compact bathroom with a shower behind the bathroom door. There is a microwave, small refrigerator and 4 cup coffee maker and color cable TV with remote control. There is a room air conditioner and individually controlled hot water baseboard heat. We offer two smoking rooms; one with one bed and the other with two beds. DELUXE ROOMS The other six rooms at our motel consist of our two bed deluxe rooms. Four of the rooms have two full size beds while the other two rooms contain one queen and one full size bed each. One of the six rooms is a smoking room (2 full size beds). The bathrooms in these 6 units are very spacious and contain a large vanity area with huge mirror and a door that separates the sink area from the tub/shower combination and stool. There are the extra amenities of a wall mounted hair dryer as well as an iron and ironing board. A valid credit card is required to secure a reservation Cancellation Policy is 24 hours in advance cancellation Policy for summer weekends and special events is 3 days in advance Conveniently located on Highway 71 in a quiet residential area, the Budget Host Inn is a hotel in Long Prairie, MN you’ll want to stay in again and again. That’s because the comfort of our rooms and the amenities we provide exceed what you would expect from a value-priced property. You’ll find us just 35 miles east of Alexandria and 60 miles north of St. Cloud. The excitement of Minneapolis is just 120 miles from our Long Prairie, MN hotel. Long Prairie is a quaint agricultural town of 3,000 people with many potato farms and other crops. Locals raise turkeys and chickens, but there is also industry in the area. Cathedral Press and R.R. Donnelly provide many jobs, as do Daybreak Foods, Central Bi Products, Dan’s Prize and Long Prairie Packing. We focus on providing all the comfort you’d expect from a larger, higher-priced hotel along with the charm and personal attention you can only get from a small property where everyone is totally committed to guest satisfaction. We make sure rooms are exceptionally clean and comfortable. Additionally, all rooms have a microwave and refrigerator as well as a coffee maker, hairdryer and iron with ironing board. Stay warm with our baseboard heating system. Because we know that modern amenities matter, we offer free wifi to all guests as well. Our single-story motel in Long Prairie, MN allows you to park right at your door, and we have enough parking for large vehicles like trucks, RVs and those traveling with trailers. Bring your snowmobiles and four-wheelers, if you have them, and enjoy the outdoor winter recreation. Outdoor electric outlets make charging batteries and keeping your vehicle engine warm simple and problem-free. Previously called Flamingo Motel, we are proud to have been associated with Budget Host International for decades and to have received the Quality Assurance Award of Excellence from this chain of independently operated motels every year since the award was created in 2001. Come enjoy small-town charm, great service and great value at the Budget Host Inn in Long Prairie, Minnesota. Facilities of Budget Host Inn Long Prairie Internet Free! Wi-Fi is available in all areas and is free of charge. Services 24-Hour Front Desk, Fax/Photocopying. General Non-smoking Rooms, Heating, Air Conditioning. Parking Free! public parking is available on site (reservation is needed). ... more   less 

Additional Information about Budget Host Inn Long Prairie

Address: 417 S Lake St, Long Prairie, MN 56347
Region: United States > Minnesota > Long Prairie
Price Range: RM270 - RM372 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Budget Host Inn Long Prairie 2*
Number of rooms: 17
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