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Owatonna, Minnesota, United States
Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

We have stayed here twice when my husband had a procedure at St.Marys. the rooms were very nice and the location is also very convenient being right across the street from the hospital. Definitely will stay again next time we need a motel there!

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Laurel S, General Manager at Aspen Select Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of the Aspen Select Hotel! I am so glad that you continue to stay with us on your return visits to Rochester and St Marys hospital. I am glad that you have found our hotel to be comfortable and convienient to your needs! Warm Regards, Laurel.

Duluth, Minnesota
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We called about 10 minutes before to see if they had availability for a Wednesday late night stay. They were nice and confirmed they had availability. We showed up and drove to the Aspen Suites next door because it is confusing as to where to enter the Hotel and if there was a difference between the two. We got checked...

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Laurel S, General Manager at Aspen Select Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience at the Aspen Select. I appreciate that you took the time to share your experience. I am glad that you found the staff helpful and that we were a good location for your visit to the St Marys campus of the Mayo Clinic. I like your comment that we were...

Douglas, Wyoming
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

First off..... Adam and Shelia at the front desk were great. Anything we needed was taken care of. We travel with pets and the pet floor rooms were clean and quite. The shuttle service to the Mayo campus was another nice amenity. Thank you again Shelia and Adam!

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Laurel S, General Manager at Aspen Select Hotel, responded to this review

That is so great that you personally thanked Adam and Sheila on TripAdvisor - I will make sure that they see the posting! I am glad that our pet friendly hotel met your needs and that you found the Mayo shuttle helpful for your visit. Thank you so much for staying with us! Warm Wishes. Laurel.

Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

We have stayed at several hotels in Rochester on our Mayo visits, this one is very nice and the price is the best to date, New modern & clean rooms with frig & microwave. We will stay again next time in town, shuttle makes it easy to appointments at clinic

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Laurel S, General Manager at Aspen Select Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your great review. I am so glad that everything worked out so well with your stay and that you will stay with us again if your needs bring you back to Rochester - that means a lot to us! Thank you again and have a wonderful holiday season! Warm Regards, Laurel.

Gold Canyon, Arizona
Reviewed 6 December 2016

The room was perfect, bed was so comfy beautiful lines and just the right amount of blankets to keep me warm. The towels were soft and absorbent. But best of all the location out the door and across the street and there the hospital is. It rained one day and snowed another but I just had to make it across...

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Laurel S, General Manager at Aspen Select Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to share your experience at the Aspen Select Hotel with other travelers. I am glad that you found our beds to be comfortable and that we had great blankets for you! It is the little things that make a difference. It's great that our location worked out so well for you with...

Reviewed 29 November 2016

My unwanted trip to Mayo was very tolerable due to the fact that this hotel was absolutely what we needed to make a stressful week a little better. The rooms are clean, lobby always had coffee (and more), beds extremely comfy, water pressure perfect, room size was nice and big, as many pillows for all likes, caring and compassionate employees,...

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Laurel S, General Manager at Aspen Select Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to share your experience on Tripadvisor, I appreciate that you made the effort to share your comments with other potential travelers. Thank you for pointing out so many things that you enjoyed - like the new beds and all the pillows! It is unfortunate when people can't be home for the holidays...

Houghton, Michigan
Reviewed 21 November 2016

Very clean hotel and spacious rooms, free coffee and tea at all hours and cookies 6-8pm, what more could you want. Had I found this place earlier I wouldn't have stayed somewhere else earlier in the week.

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Laurel S, General Manager at Aspen Select Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your gracious review on TripAdvisor! I am glad you found our little hotel and enjoyed the coffee and cookies! Thank you for staying with us and we hope to welcome you back in the future. Warm Regards, Laurel.

Billings
Reviewed 20 November 2016

Right across the street from Mayo st. Mary's . Newly remodeled very clean nice rooms. Great for extended stay with free shuttle to hospital. Walking distance to many places to eat. Breakfast as good. Pretty much what we have come to expect.

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Laurel S, General Manager at Aspen Select Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your experience at the Aspen Select with other travelers. I am glad that you enjoyed our stay and found your room nice and clean! Thank you so much for choosing Aspen. Warm Regards, Laurel.

Reviewed 15 November 2016

There could be no better place to stay if you are visiting a patient at St. Mary's. Walk right out to the crosswalk to the hospital. There was no snow on my recent stay but if there was this would be a huge help! The rooms are beautiful, very comfortable and very clean. I am used to some fresh air...

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Laurel S, General Manager at Aspen Select Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind review of the Aspen Select - I appreciate you taking the time to share your experience with others! I especially like your comment about the clean rooms and staff - I will make sure to pass those on! Thank you for staying with us. Warm Regards, Laurel.

Oshkosh, Wisconsin
Reviewed 4 November 2016

The room was big, nice and clean. The beds were a bit hard for my taste but were still comfortable. Nice breakfast. Friendly staff. Parking is tight and a bit confusing but at least it is covered parking. The best and most important feature is the convenience to St. Mary's Hospital. The hotel is literally across the street and there...

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Laurel S, General Manager at Aspen Select Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post your review. I am glad that you found our rooms big, nice and clean and that our location across from St Mary's was convenient to your needs. I hope this not finds you well and that you will think of us again if your travels bring you through Rochester. Warm Regards, Laurel.

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Newly Remodeled Hotel in 2015! Enjoy all new hotel rooms at the New Aspen Select, formerly the Fiksdal Hotel. All rooms include a free breakfast, fridge, microwave, coffee maker and free wireless internet access. New luxury mattresses are sure to please and provide for a comfortable night's sleep. Enjoy our new fitness center and new all day gourmet coffee bar! Renew and Recharge at the NEW Aspen Select, conveniently located just across the street from St. Marys hospital. And with our complimentary shuttle, the world-renowned Mayo Clinic and its downtown campus is just five minutes from our quiet hotel. If you're in town visiting the Mayo Clinic, enjoy our patient discount! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Aspen Select Hotel

Address: 1215 2nd Street SW, Rochester, MN 55902 (Formerly Fiksdal Hotel)
Region: United States > Minnesota > Rochester
Price Range: RM575 - RM669 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Aspen Select Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 52
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Also Known As:
The Fiksdal Hotel Rochester
Fiksdal Hotel Rochester
Hotel Style:
#8 Business Hotel in Rochester
#10 Romantic Hotel in Rochester
#13 Family Hotel in Rochester
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“Have your room away from the elevator.”
 of 5 bubbles Jessb1111, 19 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Hospital access perfect for St Marys, wonderful beds, cookies served at night, free parking”
 of 5 bubbles kellerhearthn, 29 Nov 2016 | Read review
“the room was very quiet at night to sleep but the halls on the road side can be a little loud in the day.”
 of 5 bubbles ssvairo, 20 Nov 2016 | Read review
“I would ask for a room on Floor 5. Most of the other floors have vending machines or an ice machine on them.”
 of 5 bubbles Ruthie0328, 4 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Request a room at the front of the hotel - facing the street.”
 of 5 bubbles 268jang, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
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