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Chieftain Motel

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Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

The room I had was completely remodeled from when I stayed there over a year ago. Very modern update, new furniture, new tvs, had both fridge and microwave. Definitely would stay there again since the remodel!

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Thank Jake T
South Dakota
Reviewed 21 September 2016

We had a great time at the Chieftain Motel when visiting for a family gathering. The rooms were spacious and ours even had outdoor access, though it was closed for a renovation on the exterior. There is not a pool, so please be aware if you are traveling with children, but it was very close to a nice park. The...

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Thank Charmaine H
Henderson, Nevada
Reviewed 29 August 2016

It was about 2:30 pm and we were pretty much the only ones there for lunch. I ordered the grilled chicken salad. It was fresh and the chicken was deliciously prepared. As I walked through the halls, there were splendid display windows of ceremonial Native American Indian clothing and footware. Some jewelry, arrow heads and other artifacts. It was a...

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Thank MichelleVacationer
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

Good food in friendly ambience . They have two parts to the restaurant one for families and one side for adults with smoking allowed. Entertaining decor. Excellent service. We recommend the ribeye steak! 100 % satisfying. Dine HERE in Carrington.

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Thank Keshia G
Wareham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 June 2016

We have stayed at the Chieftain Motel many times over the years and have always found it to be a good base for visiting central North Dakota. The reasonable prices include a $5 voucher per person towards breakfast in the on-site restaurant, but be aware that the restaurant and lounge bar are closed on Sunday evenings. When we arrived on...

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Thank EveW702
Addison
Reviewed 11 April 2016 via mobile

This is a completely renovated hotel that is above and beyond my standards for a small town place. The outside doesn't do the inside justice. The cafe and bar inside have excellent food and service as well. HIGHLY recommend!!

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Thank Hannah B
Brillion, Wisconsin
Reviewed 1 April 2016

To start, I cannot rate the motel aspect of the Chieftain Motel as I did not stay, but from the looks of the lobby area it has modern updates and from comments made by my peers it sounds like the updates are recent. The dinning area of the Chieftain was satisfactory. Service was on the slow end, considering how empty...

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Thank Nicole C
Regina, Canada
Reviewed 24 January 2016 via mobile

The food was awesome. ...drinks were good as well....a little slow the the place was packed. ...guess that says it all...would recommend eating here anytime....all of us very satisfied with the whole thing

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New Rockford
Reviewed 8 November 2015 via mobile

I would not stop in and eat on a Sunday. We waited fifteen minutes for a waitress. Then it took another forty minutes for are food to come out. Had no silverware and napkins. If you have a lot of time on your hands stop and eat the food is okay.

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Reviewed 16 September 2015

When visiting relatives in Carrington, we have always been limited in choices due to wheelchair accessibility. We were pleasantly surprised by The Chieftain's recent renovations which now includes a spacious accessible room with an awesome roll in shower! The staff was very helpful and so friendly. It really made our stay enjoyable! We will see you next summer!

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Chieftain Motel

Address: 60 4th Ave S., ND Highway 281, Carrington, ND 58204
Region: United States > North Dakota > Carrington
Number of rooms: 50
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“No pool, but good food.”
 of 5 bubbles 528charmaineh, 21 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Bathroom in the lobby was very clean”
 of 5 bubbles MichelleVacationer, 28 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Second floor rooms have inside hallway access if carrying your suitcase upstairs is okay with you. No rooms face the highway.”
 of 5 bubbles Seedlady50, 14 Jun 2014 | Read review
“Ask about the climate control.”
 of 5 bubbles NathanS684, 5 Mar 2012 | Read review
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