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Historic Calumet Inn

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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good23%
  • Average18%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Room Service
3.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 6 November 2017

Lovely exterior but beware - this is like Fawlty Towers for real. We almost broke down laughing - it was comical. No one at reception. Waited... after 10 minutes searched for them. They were standing outside smoking! I asked if they worked there and they...More

6  Thank Hagstrom88
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

My husband and I visited Pipestone with my parents to do some genealogy research. Thinking the Calumet would be a historic and charming hotel, we booked a stay. What a mistake. First of all, there was nobody at the desk to check us in. We...More

18  Thank sgtsmith
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

We spent one night in this hotel, while visiting the town of Pipestone, and the Pipestone National Monument. Our first impression was of a dirty sign, with a filthy rag and a bucket of dusty chalk festooning a sign displaying the daily special in the...More

4  Thank Wilma F
Reviewed 1 September 2017

Pipestone was our first stop on our road trip out west and I was just surprised at the lack of care. I knew it was a cheap hotel, but finding piles of dirt on the main staircase told me everything I needed to know. To...More

4  Thank MM27_12
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

We stayed last weekend for a family reunion/class reunion. This property has so much potential if the staff was trained adequately. No one had a uniform let alone a name tag. The two front desk people, I am assuming they were front desk people were...More

6  Thank CoodlasMama
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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room Service
Breakfast included
Meeting Rooms
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Conference Facilities
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Microwave
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
US$70 - US$83 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$70 - US$83 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Puffy P
12 August 2015|
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Response from Davis K | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I can't answer specifically about the family suite. We stayed in room 205, but were able to peek into a few other rooms on the second floor. If you're looking for a shiny, "sparkly" room that looks like every other... More
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Tricia M
20 August 2014|
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Response from omabluebird | Reviewed this property |
The Hotel Hell episode was quite interesting. It seems like it has gone down hill since it was filmed. I don't know about all of the rooms, but the two we saw had wall paper including large roses wallpaper in the rose... More
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Bill B
19 August 2014|
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In answering this question, you have shown that your business model supports the idea that honesty is not needed when to the public. I do not believe that misrepresenting yourself in order to gain free publicity is ethical... More
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"I never book on-line, preferring to speak with hotel staff. Tell them what you want and they will do their..."
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"Some rooms have clawfoot tubs. If you have mobility or balance issues you may want to reserve a room with an..."
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"Check room carefully before accepting it. "Historic' rooms MAY be worth the slight extra price."
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"Ask for a street view, so you do not have the rooftops of other businesses."
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