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Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

We stayed there this past weekend for a wedding. When needing an extra "quiet" room last minute, Joe at front desk helped us out and got us a great deal! He was awesome and super nice! The view of the lake from our balcony was amazing! Also, great food there:) Although we only live 30 miles away from DL, I...

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Ashley did a wonderful as the server tonight. The bar/restaurant was very crowded; however, she made sure I had everything I needed and was very attentive during my meal.. This is a good place, with wonderful people like Ashley.

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Moorhead, Minnesota
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

We had a very good server in the restaurant/bar named Julie she was very helpful and friendly unlike everyone else standing around not doing anything like the other employees and was basically waiting on the whole place by her shelf

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Detroit Lakes, Minnesota
Reviewed 1 week ago

The rooms are clean. The staff is kind and willing to assist with your needs. The lake view is real nice and enjoyable. The bar and restaurant is the best part of the hotel. The cheap breakfast and awesome happy hour specials is my favorite.

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Doug_Anselmin, General Manager at Holiday Inn Detroit Lakes, responded to this review

slejeuneiii, thank you for taking the time to share your stay with the Tripadvisor community. As soon as it warms up a little more our huge outdoor patio will help make your next stay even better. Bring a swimsuit as we have paddle boards, kayaks, as well as brand new bikes for our guests. We hope to see you again...

Portland, OR
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Joe and Sheila at the front desk are amazing. I travel to Detroit Lakes for both business and vacations. I always stay at the Holiday Inn, all due to Joe and Sheilas outstanding service and commitment to their customers.

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Doug_Anselmin, General Manager at Holiday Inn Detroit Lakes, responded to this review

wurzburg38, thank you so much for your 5 star review of our hotel and staff. It is great when people add our staff names to the reviews because it has such a positive impact with them. I will be sure to let Joe and Sheila know that you gave them a special "shout out" on your review. See you again...

Detroit, Michigan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The lakeside rooms have a fabulous view and the pan-fried walleye in the on site restaurant is amazing. Unfortunately, there are many rude guests who slam doors and smoke on the balcony which makes other rooms and the hall smell of smoke.

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Doug_Anselmin, General Manager at Holiday Inn Detroit Lakes, responded to this review

suke2017, thank you for providing us with feedback on your recent stay with us. I am very pleased to hear that Amanda was so accommodating with your room request, I will let her know that you personally recognized her. We are also the only hotel in Detroit Lakes with a full service restaurant and bar and our new chef has...

South Dakota
Reviewed 17 March 2017

Overall, I like the set up of this property. It's on Detroit Lake. It has a restaurant & bar within it with happy hour drink and/or appetizer specials - good atmosphere. There is no continental breakfast included with the room which is a bit disappointing considering the room rate. The pool area is larger than most with a lot of...

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Doug_Anselmin, General Manager at Holiday Inn Detroit Lakes, responded to this review

FamFunSD, thank you for providing feedback on your recent stay with us. We are the only hotel in Detroit Lakes with a full service restaurant serving breakfast, lunch and dinner on property which is why we do not offer a continental breakfast. Sorry. We also have a bar that serves food as well which looks out over beautiful Big Detroit...

Fargo, North Dakota, United States
Reviewed 3 March 2017

We had our annual company retreat at the Holiday Inn in Detroit Lakes. The staff was extremely helpful and went above and beyond to take care of our every need. The food was excellent both for our dinner and brunch. Attendees had fun in the bar area after our event Saturday night as they had great music, dancing and karaoke....

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Doug_Anselmin, General Manager at Holiday Inn Detroit Lakes, responded to this review

Kim M, thank you so much for your 5 star review of our hotel, staff and food. We appreciate you taking the time to share your thoughts with the Tripadvisor community. It sounds like you had a great time and we look forward to exceeding your expectations on your next company retreat. Keep in mind our hotel and 700 feet...

Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

We stayed at the holiday inn this weekend. The staff was very friendly especially our morning server in the restaurant. We did not get her name but she was super friendly and even remembered our kids orders the next morning! But I will say that the pool levels must of been off. The chlorine smell was really bad and it...

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Doug_Anselmin, General Manager at Holiday Inn Detroit Lakes, responded to this review

Holly L, thank you for providing feedback from your recent stay with us. I am happy to hear that our staff was memorable but disappointed that we had an issue in our pool area. Just so you know we have an automated pool system but our staff also checks the levels when we open the pool, around noon and around...

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

We had a nice stay at this hotel. The front desk staff were efficient and friendly. Our room was clean and comfortable. We used the fitness center, pool and hot tub during our stay which were all great facilities. The lakeside dining room was lovely, we had breakfast there each morning and the service was fantastic. One bad thing I...

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Doug_Anselmin, General Manager at Holiday Inn Detroit Lakes, responded to this review

seaoh11596, thank you so much for your 5 star review of our hotel and I appreciate you understanding that we were extremely busy and some people did not receive the service they are accustomed to. Going forward we will do a better job of staffing in the bar when we have a popular event like the snowmobile races. Once again...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are located on the north shore of beautiful Big Detroit Lake. The hotel has one hundred and three sleeping rooms. There is a seven hundred foot stretch of sandy beach and free docking facilities available for our summertime guests to enjoy. We are adjacent to miles of beautifully groomed snowmobile and cross-country ski trails. Our indoor recreation center offers a swimming pool, whirlpool, Sauna, video arcade and fitness center. Our outdoor amenities include children's playground, picnic area, bicycles, kayaks, canoes and paddleboats. We also offer pontoons and fishing boats for rent at our marina. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Detroit Lakes

Address: 1155 Hwy 10 East, Detroit Lakes, MN 56501
Region: United States > Minnesota > Detroit Lakes
Price Range: $137 - $319 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Holiday Inn Detroit Lakes 3*
Number of rooms: 102
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“Get the Lakeside Room”
BC0307, 25 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Lakeview rooms offer a wonderful view of the lake.”
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“Rooms with a view (of the lake) are worth it.”
FamFunSD, 17 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Lake View rooms are a must”
BC0307, 14 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Get a Lake side room. Great view”
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