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Motel 6 Lakeville, MN - South - Lakeville
2 out of 5
11274 210th St W, Lakeville, MN
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The price is $48 per night from Jan 20 to Jan 21

Situated in Lakeville, this motel is within 9 mi (15 km) of Applewood Orchard, Crystal Lake Golf Club, and Buck Hill. Crystal Lake Beach and Elko Speedway & ...

3.6/5Good! (329 reviews)

"Nice location with food options available in close walking distance."…"

Reviewed on Jan 12, 2021

Motel 6 Lakeville, MN - South - Lakeville
Motel 6 Owatonna, MN - Near Medical Center
3 out of 5
43Rd Street Nw, 2365, Owatonna, MN
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The price is $65 per night from Jan 20 to Jan 21

Situated in Owatonna, this motel is within 3 mi (5 km) of RAD Zoo, Mayo Clinic Health System, and Owatonna Hospital. Medford Outlet Center is 2.5 mi (4.1 km) ...

3.8/5Good! (291 reviews)
What's old can be new again.

"This Motel 6 used to be a Holiday Inn and waterpark. At one time it was the first and only one in Minnesota, 2001. It was poorly managed and the property was never really updated. Motel 6 has just taken it over and our offering very low rates during the transition. The property is clean, and staff ..."…"

Reviewed on Sep 17, 2020

Motel 6 Owatonna, MN - Near Medical Center
Motel 6 Burnsville, MN
2 out of 5
12920 Aldrich Ave S, Burnsville, MN
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The price is $58 per night from Jan 20 to Jan 21

Situated in Burnsville, this motel is 2.6 mi (4.3 km) from M Health Fairview Ridges Hospital and within 6 mi (10 km) of Buck Hill and Crystal Lake Beach. Murphy-Hanrahan ...

4/5Very Good! (25 reviews)
Nice room for $

"Clean room, remodeled interior recently it appears."…"

Reviewed on Oct 7, 2020

Motel 6 Burnsville, MN
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Motel 6 Albert Lea, MN
2 out of 5
2019 E Main Street, Albert Lea, MN
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The price is $50 per night from Jan 20 to Jan 21

Situated in Albert Lea, this motel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Freeborn County Historical Society, Albert Lea City Arena, and Albert Lea Beach. Mayo Clinic Health ...

2.7/5 (228 reviews)

"Was convenient and cost was fine. People sre nice but too bad theres no breakfast. Parking is good also."…"

Reviewed on Oct 5, 2020

Motel 6 Albert Lea, MN
Executive Inn - Owatonna
2.5 out of 5
745 State Ave, Owatonna, MN
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The price is $60 per night from Jan 20 to Jan 21

Situated in Owatonna, this motel is within a 10-minute walk of State Orphanage Museum and Owatonna Arts Center. Owatonna Visitors Bureau and Owatonna Public ...

2.9/5 (82 reviews)
lean freindly

"clean and quite. great staff"…"

Reviewed on Jun 15, 2020

Executive Inn - Owatonna
Burnsville Inn & Suites
2 out of 5
1101 W Burnsville Pkwy, Burnsville, MN
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The price is $55 per night from Feb 1 to Feb 2

Situated in Burnsville, this motel is 2.7 mi (4.3 km) from M Health Fairview Ridges Hospital and within 6 mi (10 km) of Buck Hill and Crystal Lake Beach. Murphy-Hanrahan ...

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Guardian Inn - Le Center
2.5 out of 5
550 Commerce Drive, Le Center, MN
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The price is $68 per night from Jan 20 to Jan 21

Situated in Le Center, this motel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Le Sueur County Fairgrounds, Courthouse Park, and Le Sueur County Courthouse. River's Edge Hospital ...

4.1/5Very Good! (52 reviews)

"It was very clean very friendly atmosphere no problems from us"…"

Reviewed on May 27, 2020

Guardian Inn - Le Center
American Motel
2 out of 5
1313 Highway 13 N, Waseca, MN
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The price is $63 per night from Jan 20 to Jan 21

Situated in Waseca, this motel is 1.2 mi (1.9 km) from Loon Lake Park and 2.2 mi (3.5 km) from Waseca Lakeside Club. Farmamerica Minnesota Agricultural Interpretive ...

3.5/5Good! (169 reviews)

"Old ac. Took 4 ever to cool the room off. Bathroom seat was old. Needs replacing. Very nice n friendly service."…"

Reviewed on Jul 10, 2020

American Motel
Caravan Motel
2 out of 5
31913 64th Ave, Cannon Falls, MN
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The price is $70 per night from Jan 20 to Jan 21

Situated in Cannon Falls, this motel is 2.8 mi (4.5 km) from Cannon River Winery and within 6 mi (10 km) of Cannon Valley Trail Cannon Falls Trailhead and Summit ...

4/5Very Good! (24 reviews)
Demo

"Good stay"…"

Reviewed on Oct 18, 2020

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Oakdale Motel
2.5 out of 5
1418 S Oak Ave, Owatonna, MN
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Located in the heart of Owatonna, this motel is within a 15-minute walk of Village of Yesteryear and Steele County History Center. City Beach and Owatonna Public ...

3.3/5 (34 reviews)
Mom n Pop place, so don't expect the Hilton feel

"It's a mom n pop place, so you can't expect the Hilton feel from it. It needs much updating. The room could have been cleaned better (a tiny bit of dust on the headboards, back of the toilet was not cleaned, old soap left in shower, corners of bathroom needed a scrubbing). Would be nice to have more ..."…"

Reviewed on Jan 27, 2020

Oakdale Motel
Best Budget Inn Owatonna
2.5 out of 5
1180 West Frontage Rd, Owatonna, MN
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Situated in Owatonna, this motel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Owatonna Hospital and Mayo Clinic Health System. State Orphanage Museum and Owatonna Visitors Bureau ...

2.8/5 (33 reviews)

"Great stay"…"

Reviewed on Oct 13, 2019

Best Budget Inn Owatonna
Countryside Inn Motel
2 out of 5
2102 E Main St, Albert Lea, MN
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The price is $49 per night from Jan 20 to Jan 21

Located in the heart of Albert Lea, this motel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Freeborn County Historical Society, Albert Lea City Arena, and Albert Lea Beach. Mayo ...

2.5/5 (105 reviews)
comfort

"clean comfortable"…"

Reviewed on Jun 15, 2020

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Sterling Motel
2.5 out of 5
1507 W Oakland Ave, Austin, MN
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Located in the heart of Austin, this motel is within a 15-minute walk of Mower County Historical Society and Fayette Sherman Park. Riverland Community College ...

2.6/5 (15 reviews)

"They said they could not honor this price the man was rude one room had bed bugs"…"

Reviewed on Nov 9, 2019

Sterling Motel
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GrandStay Residential Suites Hotel

GrandStay Residential Suites Hotel

2.5 out of 5
1500 20th St Nw, Faribault, MN
The price is $84 per night from Feb 1 to Feb 2
4.6/5Wonderful! (302 reviews)

"I liked the in room kitchen. I am diabetic and it makes traveling easier and healthier."…"

Reviewed on Jan 3, 2021

GrandStay Residential Suites Hotel
Ramada by Wyndham Albert Lea

Ramada by Wyndham Albert Lea

3 out of 5
2301 E Main St, Albert Lea, MN
The price is $52 per night from Jan 24 to Jan 25
3.9/5Very Good! (632 reviews)

"We were just happy to have a clean and warm bed. We had to wait for the room to warm up, but overall everything was fine."…"

Reviewed on Dec 9, 2020

Ramada by Wyndham Albert Lea
Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Albert Lea, MN

Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Albert Lea, MN

2.5 out of 5
2214 E Main St, Albert Lea, MN
The price is $76 per night from Feb 14 to Feb 15
4.5/5Wonderful! (686 reviews)

"Very good location. Friendly staff. Very clean and safe. Pool fitness center closed d/t covid. Breakfast was served n room."…"

Reviewed on Jan 4, 2021

Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Albert Lea, MN
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Owatonna Motels for the Frugal Traveler

You can select from 6 low-cost motels in Owatonna among the more than 43 hotels and other accommodations. These budget-friendly accommodations can help you cut costs when compared with traditional hotels, which offer more amenities but ones that you may not use.

Fun fact: Motels made their debut in the 1920s as convenient lodging for the tired traveler taking a road trip along America's major roadways. Motels often have free parking, and many have outdoor pools.

Here are some of our customers' best-rated Owatonna motels to select from:

Countryside Inn Motel

  • Enjoy access to the 24-hour front desk, and freebies including breakfast, WiFi, and parking.

Valu Stay Inn

  • A business center along with freebies like breakfast, WiFi, and parking are available during your stay.

Motel 6 Albert Lea

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

American Motel

  • Coffee in the lobby along with freebies like breakfast, WiFi, and parking are available during your stay.

Best Budget Inn Owatonna

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

What to Do in Owatonna

In this family-friendly area, you can check out the shops and enjoy the restaurants while you're sightseeing. Those visiting Owatonna have good things to say about the bars.

These are some of the parks and outdoorsy places:

  • Mineral Springs Park
  • Kaplan's Woods Park
  • River Bend Nature Center

Some historical places you might want to see include:

  • Northfield Historical Society
  • Village of Yesteryear
  • Cathedral of Our Merciful Saviour

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

  • Owatonna Public Library
  • Owatonna Arts Center
  • Medford Outlet Center

Owatonna is also notable for its:

  • Architecture
  • Excursions
  • University life
  • Cafés
  • Festivals

Best Time to Visit Owatonna

Figure out the ideal time to visit Owatonna by reviewing the seasonal weather details below:
  • The hottest months are typically July and June, while January and February are the coldest months
  • January-March: Daytime temperatures average 49° F and nighttime temperatures average 4° F
  • April-June: 82° F is the daytime average and 29° F is the nighttime average
  • July-September: Daytime averages are around 83° F and nighttime averages are around 44° F
  • October-December: The average temperatures are 66° F during the day and 6° F at night
  • Average rainfall is 33.58 inches in a year

How to Get to Owatonna and Around the Area

Owatonna Transportation
NameTypeDistance
Rochester, MN (RST-Rochester Intl.) Airport 38.5 mi (62 km)
Minneapolis, MN (FCM-Flying Cloud) Airport 52.7 mi (84.8 km)
Minneapolis, MN (MSP-Minneapolis - St. Paul Intl.) Airport 55.1 mi (88.7 km)

Frequently asked questions

What can I expect from a motel trip to Owatonna?
If you’re having a hard time finding motels in Owatonna, consider some of the motels we suggest around the area or let Expedia help you find a similar property from more than 53 lodging options. Just use our search tools to filter by nightly room rate or cost-saving amenities such as free parking and free breakfast.
What's it like to stay in a motel?
Motel properties often include free parking, and many also include an outdoor pool. Often one or two stories tall, motels usually have outdoor access to guestrooms from the parking lot. The first motels popped up in the 1920s as convenient lodging for the weary traveler driving along America’s major roadways.
What are the best motels in Owatonna?
Motel 6 Owatonna, MN - Near Medical Center: Enjoy access to the restaurant, and freebies including WiFi and parking. Motel 6 Albert Lea, MN: Free WiFi, free parking, and laundry facilities are available during your stay. You’ll be located within 19 minutes of Diamond Jo Casino by car. American Motel: Enjoy access to the coffee in the lobby, and freebies including WiFi and parking. Executive Inn - Owatonna: Free WiFi and free parking are available during your stay, along with room amenities like a microwave. Countryside Inn Motel: If driving, you’ll be within 19 minutes of Diamond Jo Casino. Enjoy access to the 24-hour front desk, and freebies including breakfast and WiFi.
How many motels will I find in Owatonna?
Expedia has 7 affordable motels in Owatonna.
What can I do in Owatonna?
In this family-friendly area, you can check out the shops and enjoy the restaurants while you’re sightseeing. Those visiting Owatonna have good things to say about the bars. These are some of the parks and outdoorsy places: Mineral Springs Park, Rice Lake State Park, and River Bend Nature Center. Some historical places you might want to see include Shattuck-St. Mary’s School, Northfield Historical Society, and State Orphanage Museum. During your trip, here are some other places to visit: Owatonna Public Library, RAD Zoo, and Medford Outlet Center.
What's the seasonal weather like in Owatonna?
Weather can make or break a roadtrip, so we’ve gathered some data about year-round temperatures in Owatonna to help you plan yours. The hottest months are usually July and June with an average temp of 68°F, while the coldest months are January and February with an average of 20°F. The snowiest months in Owatonna are November, February, January, and April, with each month seeing an average of 13 inches of snowfall.
What are my options for getting around Owatonna when staying in a motel?
We’ve gathered some information about getting around Owatonna to help you navigate your stay: Fly into Minneapolis - St. Paul Intl. Airport (MSP), which is located 55.1 mi (88.7 km) away. Otherwise, you can search for flights to Rochester, MN (RST-Rochester Intl.), which is 38.5 mi (62 km) away. If you’d like to venture out around the area, you may want to rent a car for your trip.