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Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

I was very pleased with my stay at the River Hills Hotel. The room and facility were very clean. Check in was very easy and all staff were very professional and friendly! I would definitely stay again!

Thank Gabrielle H
Albert Lea, Minnesota
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent a couple of weeknights here for a family getaway over Christmas break. It seems to be an extended-stay type of place, as there were several contractors staying there and we didn't see any other families. We had the pool and hot tub all to ourselves - it was small, but very clean, fun and just right for our...

Thank Angela M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped for a night- grandchildren visit- we were pleasantly surprised- very nice accommodations...Used to be a Grand Stay. Extremely quiet. Would stay here again. They accept pets- and put us on the first floor - easy access to outside and a wide open area to walk the dog- definite bonus! Grandkids were the only ones in the pool. Max...

Thank GypseyTravelers
Janesville, Wisconsin
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Hotel is showing age. We have stayed here for quite a few years. They are doing updates on stairs on one end. Rooms need thorough cleaning in the tough to reach areas seems overlooked. Employees are very friendly and care about the guests. Room size is a plus .Will be trying elsewhere on next visit.

Thank Mike S
Puerta Vallarta
Reviewed 18 October 2016

The staff were amazing and super friendly! The lobby was beautiful. Room was cozy...the one bedroom suite was great to be able to have a fridge and make breakfast before the marathon. The staff gave us a very late check out without any problems so we could shower after the run.

Thank Chrissy2213
Fairmont, Minnesota
Reviewed 12 October 2016

GREAT sized room / GREAT breakfast / GREAT daytime staff / GREAT price! BAD: the condition of the lighting... which included missing light bulbs and torn shades / broken kitchen dishwasher / bad phone with NO helpful night staff / NO hotel directory in room / NO "do not disturb" sign / and noisy running in hallways on 3rd floor...

Thank BFF67
Pezenas, France
Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

We were traveling in California and I made a reservation through booking.com on River Hills Hotel in Cambria. Unfortunately River Hills is in Minesota so of course I cancelled immediatly and made a phone call to River Hills explaining my mistake!! They say no pb to me and to booking and in the end they Keep my money. The owner...

Thank sdalic
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

It was very nice. Clean rooms and a full kitchenette including a full refrigerator. Location was great with the hotel being right next to the mall. The patio area in back was really relaxing except for all the mosquitoes. Would definitely come back!

Thank Jim P
Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

If there was another hotel nearby with a vacancy we would check out now but there is not We have barely had room Service The floors are dirty with spider webs everywhere The breakfast buffet is limited Someone used the hot tub as a bathroom Do not stay here

Thank Mark J
Reviewed 29 July 2016

Stayed here for 5 nights in July. Had to switch rooms due to humid feeling, bad smell, and AC not working at times. Dryer did not even dry my underwear and had to go to laundromat to dry an entire load. Housekeeping some days came as late as almost 4pm. Upon arriving home after my trip I noticed several brand...

Thank PTerry1515

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Whether taking a vacation, traveling for business, or looking for extended-stay, the River Hills Hotel and Suites of Mankato, MN offers spacious family and business hotel suites. We are conveniently located east of the intersection of Hwy 169 and Hwy 14, next to the River Hills Mall. This all-suite hotel features a delightful complimentary breakfast buffet, high-speed Internet, 39" HD LED televisions, fully equipped kitchens in every suite and more! Enjoy your stay in Mankato, MN and experience all the comforts of home during your stay at River Hills Hotel. ... more   less 

Additional Information about River Hills Hotel

Address: 1000 Raintree Rd, Mankato, MN 56001-4890 (Formerly GrandStay Residential Suites Hotel Mankato)
Region: United States > Minnesota > Mankato
Price Range: $132 - $182 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — River Hills Hotel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 53
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Also Known As:
Grandstay Residential Suites Mankato Hotel Mankato
Grandstay Residential Hotel Mankato
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“If you get a room with a sleeper sofa, make sure you ask for extra bedding and blankets.”
 of 5 bubbles Chrissy2213, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
“We were on the top floor, but so were the partying teens. Not so good for sleeping. Maybe we should have gone for floor number 1.”
 of 5 bubbles BFF67, 11 Oct 2016 | Read review
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