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Best Western Plus Dakota Ridge

3.0 out of 5.0

Recent guest reviews

This was a last minute stay. The entrance is really nice, but the rooms are dated. Breakfast was horrible. There was never enough food for the customers.

Best value for me, in the area I need to be in when traveling to Minnesota. Our office is in Eagan so this is in a great location for me, near good restaurants and shopping for anything you'd need.

We enjoy staying in this hotel because it is so very clean and quiet, it has a very pleasant decor throughout, it provides breakfast, and it is easy to locate. This particular time we got a room that continued to heat, no matter what we did to cool the room. (It's December in Minnesota, so that is generally a good thing...) We turned the heat as low as we could and opened the window, hoping that it would cool down by the time re returned from a concert. However, this was not the case. At that time, we requested a room change and were immediately given a different room right across the hall. This room was very satisfactory, and we were able to control the heat as we liked.

My family and I stayed here overnight on a weekend and were quite happy with our stay. It was less than 15 minutes from the Mall of America and pretty easy to access. Staff was friendly and the continental breakfast was nice and plentiful.

Nice hotel room. Great location. Good breakfast. Has been our second stay at this location. Would definitely stay another time.

The room was clean and pretty decent but there was a very funky smell. Our friends stayed there and their room was fine but ours was pretty stinky. Other than that it was fine.

Always very nice with great service. I have stayed here many times and always recommend.

The hotel met my expectation. Price was reason. Beds are comfortable, especially after a long day driving to many places in St Paul, MN for Mother's Day. Had a great stay at Best Western Plus.

Second day being there someone stole my money and staff did nothing about it. They said they trust their staff

Nice interior and decent breakfast. Rooms were clean, kids loved the fountain and decor. Staff was friendly!

Nice to have mall shuttle. Quality stay.clean and tidy.

Very nice, clean hotel. I did the park, sleep and fly which included hotel shuttle to the airport on departure and return flight. Walking distance to a bar/restaurant....food was very good.

Very nice and clean bedrooms. Walking distance to restaurant and bar. Like the park, sleep and fly package.

When I walked in the room, I couldn't believe in my eyes how dirty the carpet was, you can even see the soil in the carpet, that's mean they didn't vacumm nor shampoo the carpet, I even have to wear my socks when I walk in the room and in the end, my white socks turn black because of that, the carpet smell very bad, too. The bed sheet was very rough on my skin and doesn't look like it was clean carefully, the TV signal was bad and the air conditioner made a lot of noise at night. I talked to the receptionist and all she could say was: I would let the manager aware of this, yeah right, after I had to pay nearly $120.00 a night, I had a dirty room to stay and just a word from them that they would let the manager knows. Anyway, it was a big disappointment.

I only spent one night here, but it was a positive experience.

Ordinary. If you've stayed in a Best Western then you know how this experience will go.

Great rooms, Great location, Great breakfast easy for all, handicap accessible, great family gathering areas

Breakfast was good but had to wait for them to clean plates before we could eat. Maybe they should use disposable plates.

The hotel was Great But the person who checked us in acted like he had no rooms for us, Waited on other customers while he was trying his hardest to find us a room on his computer It was a very cold greeting.

This is my second time staying at the hotel. Easy to get to from the airport, and easy access to any place on the southside.

3450 Washington Drive Eagan MN

Best Western Plus Dakota Ridge is located within a few miles (5 km) of Twin Cities Premium Outlets and Fort Snelling State Park. This 3-star hotel has 108 guestrooms and offers conveniences like free breakfast, free in-room WiFi, and free self parking. In central Eagan, the hotel is also close to Minnesota Valley National Wildlife Refuge.


Dining

Start your day off right with a free buffet breakfast served from 6 AM to 9 AM. You can sip a beverage at the coffee shop/café.


Rooms

All 108 individually furnished rooms feature washers/dryers, microwaves, and refrigerators. 27-inch TVs come with cable channels, and guests can stay connected with free WiFi. Pillowtop beds grant a restful night's sleep, and bathrooms offer hair dryers and designer toiletries. Coffee makers, free newspapers, and free local calls are other standard amenities.


Property features

Guests of Best Western Plus Dakota Ridge enjoy a fitness center, free WiFi in public areas, and 3 meeting rooms. There's free parking, as well as a free airport shuttle (available 24 hours). Helpful staff can provide dry cleaning/laundry services and luggage storage. Additional amenities include a conference center, a 24-hour business center, and coffee/tea in a common area.

Room options

Standard Room, 2 Queen Beds, Accessible, Bathtub

Queen 2 | Sleeps 4

Suite, 2 Queen Beds, Non Smoking, Refrigerator & Microwave (Third bed is a Sofabed)

Queen 2 | Sleeps 6

Standard Room, 2 Queen Beds, Non Smoking, Refrigerator & Microwave

Queen 2 | Sleeps 4

Standard Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking, Refrigerator & Microwave

King 1 | Sleeps 2

Guest reviews for Best Western Plus Dakota Ridge

Everyone (4) Couples (46) Business (29) Family (69) Friends (15) Other (14)
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Everyone

This was a last minute stay. The entrance is really nice, but the rooms are dated. Breakfast was horrible. There was never enough food for the customers.

By , from MS on Mar 15, 2017

4

reasonably priced

Everyone

Best value for me, in the area I need to be in when traveling to Minnesota. Our office is in Eagan so this is in a great location for me, near good restaurants and shopping for anything you'd need.

By , from Milwaukee, WI on Mar 10, 2017

4

great place to stay

Everyone

We enjoy staying in this hotel because it is so very clean and quiet, it has a very pleasant decor throughout, it provides breakfast, and it is easy to locate. This particular time we got a room that continued to heat, no matter what we did to cool the room. (It's December in Minnesota, so that is generally a good thing...) We turned the heat as low as we could and opened the window, hoping that it would cool down by the time re returned from a concert. However, this was not the case. At that time, we requested a room change and were immediately given a different room right across the hall. This room was very satisfactory, and we were able to control the heat as we liked.

By , from Cohasset, MN on Dec 31, 2016

4

not overly fancy, but nice & practical

Everyone

My family and I stayed here overnight on a weekend and were quite happy with our stay. It was less than 15 minutes from the Mall of America and pretty easy to access. Staff was friendly and the continental breakfast was nice and plentiful.

By , from Chicago IL on Dec 2, 2016

Review comment responded on Dec 12, 2016

Glad to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. We are currently updating the rooms as we speak. Hope you'll come back and see it again this summer when all of the rooms will be completely remodeled.

5

great stay

GetawayWithFriends

Nice hotel room. Great location. Good breakfast. Has been our second stay at this location. Would definitely stay another time.

By on Oct 23, 2015

3

better than expected

Couples

The room was clean and pretty decent but there was a very funky smell. Our friends stayed there and their room was fine but ours was pretty stinky. Other than that it was fine.

By on Aug 11, 2015

5

great service always.

Couples

Always very nice with great service. I have stayed here many times and always recommend.

By on Jul 19, 2015

4

aweson stay at the hotel

GetawayWithFriends

The hotel met my expectation. Price was reason. Beds are comfortable, especially after a long day driving to many places in St Paul, MN for Mother's Day. Had a great stay at Best Western Plus.

By on Jun 13, 2015

2

my money was stolen

Families

Second day being there someone stole my money and staff did nothing about it. They said they trust their staff

By on Feb 22, 2015

4

nice hotel

Families

Nice interior and decent breakfast. Rooms were clean, kids loved the fountain and decor. Staff was friendly!

By on Jan 25, 2015