Holiday Inn Express & Suites Albert Lea - I-35

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The Holiday Inn Express & Suites Albert Lea is conveniently situated 2 miles South of I-90 and I-35, 90 miles south of Minneapolis. Our hotel is the newest and most modern hotel in the area making us the smart choice for travelers. Let the Holiday Inn Express Albert Lea be your host hotel for events...

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The Holiday Inn Express & Suites Albert Lea is conveniently situated 2 miles South of I-90 and I-35, 90 miles south of Minneapolis. Our hotel is the newest and most modern hotel in the area making us the smart choice for travelers. Let the Holiday Inn Express Albert Lea be your host hotel for events like The Land Between the Lakes Triathlon, Eddie Cochran Weekend, Freeborn County Fair, Big Island Barbecue and the Big Island Rendezvous. Enjoy breathtaking wildlife along the Blazing Star Bike Trail, Myre Big Island State Park, Itasca Rock Gardens and Edgewater Park. Take a scenic tour aboard the...

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Check-in starts at: 15:00

Check-out ends at: 11:00

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Free self parkingTVFree self parkingFree self parkingDon't miss out on recreational opportunities including an outdoor pool and an indoor pool. Additional amenities at this hotel include complimentary wireless Internet access and tour/ticket assistance.Con una terraza y jardín donde descansar y comodidades como conexión a Internet wifi gratis, ¡no te faltará de nada! Se ofrece además asistencia turística (adquisición de entradas), una zona de pícnicTake advantage of recreation opportunities such as an outdoor pool or take in the view from a terrace and a garden. Additional features at this hotel include complimentary wireless Internet access andCon una piscina al aire libre y muchas otras instalaciones recreativas a tu disposición, no te quedará ni un minuto libre. Tienes también una terraza y jardín donde sentarte a contemplar el paisaje. SCon una piscina al aire libre y muchas otras instalaciones recreativas a tu disposición, no te quedará ni un minuto libre. Tienes también una terraza y jardín donde sentarte a contemplar el paisaje. SEnjoy recreation amenities such as a fitness center or take in the view from a garden. This hotel also features complimentary wireless Internet access, tour/ticket assistance, and a reception hall.Con una piscina al aire libre y muchas otras instalaciones recreativas a tu disposición, no te quedará ni un minuto libre. Tienes también una terraza y jardín donde sentarte a contemplar el paisaje. SEl alojamiento se limpia con desinfectanteCon una piscina al aire libre y muchas otras instalaciones recreativas a tu disposición, no te quedará ni un minuto libre. Tienes también una terraza y jardín donde sentarte a contemplar el paisaje. SPamper yourself with a visit to the spa, which offers massages, body treatments, and facials. If you're looking for recreational opportunities, you'll find an indoor pool, a spa tub, and a sauna. AddiTake advantage of recreation opportunities such as a health club or take in the view from a terrace and a garden. Additional features at this guesthouse include complimentary wireless Internet access,Con una terraza y jardín donde descansar y comodidades como conexión a Internet wifi gratis, ¡no te faltará de nada! Se ofrece además asistencia turística (adquisición de entradas), una zona de pícnicCon una terraza y jardín donde descansar y comodidades como conexión a Internet wifi gratis, ¡no te faltará de nada! Encontrarás también servicios de conserjería y una televisión en la zona común.Con jardín donde descansar y comodidades como conexión a Internet wifi gratis y tiendas en el alojamiento, ¡no te faltará de nada! Se ofrece además servicio de celebración de bodas, una televisión en Business center

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Family of 7. Clean, comfortable overnight stop

Reviewed 4 november, 2021

Good for a low budget hotel. Family of 7. Clean, comfortable overnight stop. We found our room to be in order and comfortable for a night of sleep. It’s far enough from the highway to not hear loud traffic. There is a fan on the heater/a/c unit that can be used to block the noise if needed. My family didn’t complain about breakfast options but we aren’t expecting luxury at budget. Also with COVID some hotels are limited in what/how they can serve things. We stayed at 3 hotels during our 10 day trip and this is the only one that had a buffet style open (normal budget continental style). I had hot coffee and a delicious cinnamon roll. It was my birthday breakfast and I’m picky about my pastries and it just hit the spot. Friendly management that evening as well. It was a Saturday evening.

Cruiser807631

Totally Disappointing - Low Quality Breakfast

Reviewed 21 september, 2021

From the moment we stepped in we were disappointed. We waited over 10 minutes before we acknowledged for check in. Our room had previous guests towels over the shower rod and the conditioner dispenser was out. Breakfast was unacceptable. While taking in the breakfast we had to wait to get the tables cleaned......unfortunately, only 1 person in the kitchen. All I can say is why have syrup if you don't have pancakes or waffles - why have cream cheese when you don't have bagels - why have biscuits when you are out of the gravy that goes with them - why have oatmeal cups when you don't have hot water. The eggs resembled flat small pancakes with no taste what so ever and the sausage patties were very low quality. There were 3 cereal choices, slices of white or wheat breads, and no fresh bakery items, or fruit. The only thing that was good was the yogurt. It doesn't take much to go to the local grocery store and stock the things needed if your supply chain doesn't have it. This will be my last stay at a Holiday Inn...........they are simply not what they once were. Secondly, for $137 with taxes in the town of Albert Lea is plenty to pay for substandard stay.

Lannlair

Comfortable beds, gorgeous decor, incredible staff.

Reviewed 27 april, 2021

This inn was the perfect retreat at the end of an excruciating road quick cross-country road trip. Desk clerk Diana made us feel like we were VIPs as we arrived shortly before midnight. She wore an adorable mask that matched her charming personality. Our room was clean, spacious, and inviting as the crisp yet cozy comfortable bed. The delicious smelling facial soap was an unexpected spa experience. Although my husband found their off-brand Kerig coffee pods unpalatable, being able to have a hot cup of decaffeinated coffee in our room soothed my aching body. I credit this hotel experience for a much needed night of great sleep. Their complimentary breakfast included sausage, Chobani blueberry non-fat yogurt, whole grain toast, and palatable coffee added to the re-energizing we needed to complete the last leg of our long trip.

MarriedWidow

Last Minute Pick

Reviewed 21 december, 2020

We were planning on a B&B in Iowa to end a 2 week vacation in MN. At the last minute we were informed that the place had double booked and the room was not available. No problem with a last minute room! Nice clean room, friendly staff (all masked!), and a great night's sleep the last night of vacation!

David H

Newly Renovated - Nothing Worked

Reviewed 10 september, 2020

Stayed here on 9/9/2020, the staff was pleasant and very helpful. We stayed in a double queen suite. The hotel was newly renovated, evidenced by the stack of materials outside and the work vehicles. The room was fine, clean, comfortable beds, and nice pillows. Unfortunately, The TV turned on but did not work after that 'no signal' despite being connected to the power and HDMI system. I went to call the front desk about the TV, but the room phone was just a prop, not a single telephone wire on the site, and not functional. Okay, fine, I will use the hotel provided free wi-fi for my laptop to watch Netflix. Nope, the wi-fi password provided with my room keys was incorrect. I appreciate the upgrades, however, please make sure everything in the room works before booking guests. PS, to the AM check out clerk, you should ask how my stay was, and I would have told you about the items needing attention.

MamaOG1120