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Forest Lake Motel
2.5 out of 5
1215 NW 4th st, Grand Rapids, MN
The price is $75 per night from May 6 to May 7

Situated in Grand Rapids, this motel is 3.1 mi (4.9 km) from Judy Garland Museum and within 6 mi (10 km) of Grand Itasca Clinic and Hospital and Tioga Beach ...

3.2/5 (142 reviews)
Nothing fancy, but that's just fine.

"Decent sized room with the usual furniture -aside from A FULL SIZE REFRIGERATOR! Seemed clean and everything worked. Free Wi-Fi was good enough for the two of us to play some WOW."…"

Reviewed on Aug 30, 2020

Forest Lake Motel
Itascan Motel
2 out of 5
610 S. Pokegama Ave, Grand Rapids, MN
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Situated in Grand Rapids, this motel is within 3 mi (5 km) of Judy Garland Museum, Grand Itasca Clinic and Hospital, and Forest History Center. Pokegama Golf ...

2.9/5 (79 reviews)

"It was good price. Ice machine didnt work and ice bucket was filthy."…"

Reviewed on Jun 2, 2020

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Grand Rapids Motels for the Frugal Traveler

There are more than 49 hotels and other lodging options in Grand Rapids, though there are only 2 inexpensive motels. These budget-friendly accommodations can help you save some cash compared to traditional hotels, which may have more amenities but also come with a higher price tag.

Fun fact: Motels made their debut in the 1920s as a place to stay for the weary traveler driving along America's major roadways. Motels often have free parking, and many also feature an outdoor pool.

Here are some of Expedia customers' favorite Grand Rapids motels available to book:

Forest Lake Motel

  • Enjoy access to the laundry facilities, and freebies including WiFi and parking.

Itascan Motel

  • Free WiFi, free parking, and laundry facilities are available during your stay.

What to Do in Grand Rapids

Visitors to Grand Rapids like its lakeside and coffeehouses. As you're sightseeing around the area, be sure to enjoy all there is to see and do.

These are some of the parks and outdoorsy places:

  • Pokegama Lake
  • Sherry Arm Bay
  • Blackwater Lake

During your trip, here are some other places to visit:

  • Judy Garland Museum
  • Forest History Center
  • Chippewa National Forest

Grand Rapids is also notable for its:

  • Architecture
  • Forests
  • Fishing
  • Museums
  • Chocolate

Best Time to Visit Grand Rapids

Figure out the ideal time to visit Grand Rapids by looking over these seasonal weather details:
  • The hottest months are typically July and August, while January and February are the coldest months
  • January-March: Daytime temperatures average 46° F and nighttime temperatures average -3° F
  • April-June: 79° F is the daytime average and 24° F is the nighttime average
  • July-September: Daytime averages are around 81° F and nighttime averages are around 39° F
  • October-December: The average temperatures are 61° F during the day and -1° F at night
  • Average rainfall is 28.94 inches in a year

How to Get to Grand Rapids and Around the Area

Grand Rapids Transportation
NameTypeDistance
Hibbing, MN (HIB-Chisholm-Hibbing) Airport 34.5 mi (55.5 km)

Frequently asked questions

What can I expect from a motel trip to Grand Rapids?
If you’re having difficulty finding a motel in Grand Rapids, expand your search to find motels in the surrounding area or let us help you find something similar from over 62 hotels and other lodging options. Just use our search tools to filter by nightly room rate or cost-saving amenities such as free parking and free airport transportation.
What's it like to stay in a motel?
At most motels, you’ll often find an outdoor pool and a free parking spot. When you stay at a motel, you’ll usually access your room from an outside corridor overlooking the parking lot. Motels began in the 1920s as a place to stay for the weary traveler driving along America’s major roadways.
What are the best motels in Grand Rapids?
Forest Lake Motel: Enjoy access to the laundry facilities, and freebies including WiFi and parking. Itascan Motel: Free WiFi, free parking, and laundry facilities are available during your stay.
What can I do in Grand Rapids?
Visitors to Grand Rapids like its lakeside and coffeehouses. As you’re sightseeing around the area, be sure to enjoy all there is to see and do. These are some of the parks and outdoorsy places: Lake Winnibigoshish, Chippewa National Forest, and Deer River Wayside Park. During your trip, here are some other places to visit: Judy Garland Museum, Pokegama Golf Course, and Forest History Center.
What's the weather like in Grand Rapids?
Weather can make or break a roadtrip, so here’s some data about year-round temperatures in Grand Rapids to help you plan yours: The hottest months are usually July and August with an average temp of 64°F, while the coldest months are January and February with an average of 16°F. The snowiest months in Grand Rapids are December, October, January, and March, with each month seeing an average of 9 inches of snowfall.
What are my options for getting around Grand Rapids when staying in a motel?
We’ve gathered some information about local transportation options in Grand Rapids to help you navigate your stay: Fly into Hibbing, MN (HIB-Chisholm-Hibbing), which is located 34.5 mi (55.5 km) away. If you’d like to explore around the area, you may want to rent a car for your trip.

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