Best Western Plus Dakota Ridge

3450 Washington Drive, Eagan, MN 55122 US
View Map Reservations: +1-800-760-7718
2.5 Star Luxury Airport Hotel Near Cascade Bay Waterpark
Best Western launches the We Care Clean℠ program: Best Western's We Care Clean program expands upon the brand's trusted and industry-leading I Care Clean® standards, as well as the enhanced cleaning protocols put in place at the onslaught of COVID-19. The We Care Clean program includes heightened and comprehensive cleanliness and social distancing standards - all in an effort to improve safety and reassure customers that Best Western is committed to their health and wellbeing.
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09/24/2020 - 09/25/2020
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Rated 84/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

"Very good airport hotel. Great rooms in excellent location. Awesome vibe."

Location

95/100
140 reviews

"Great location near the airport." Shopping, restaurants and bars in the area are great. Easy car access but inadequate parking.

Vibe

94/100
37 reviews

"Awesome vibe. Pleasant entrance area. Friendly atmosphere. Modern Hotel." Perfect airport hotel. Good highway hotel.

Service

86/100
172 reviews

"Professional service and good reception. Good shuttle service."

Amenities

83/100
45 reviews

"Great hotel buildings and entrance area."

Room

72/100
211 reviews

"Large, reasonably clean rooms and comfortable beds." Badly maintained rooms, with poor A/C and unclean bathrooms. Shower can be a problem.

Breakfast

72/100
128 reviews

"Reasonably priced, tasty breakfasts."

WiFi

71/100
8 reviews

"Good internet service. Average wifi quality."

Wellness Area

21/100
11 reviews

"Wellness & sports facilities could be improved."

Rated 85/100 based on reviews from families.

"Clean hotel facilities. Great shopping."

Location

97/100
29 reviews

"Great location near lots of shopping."

Vibe

92/100
6 reviews

"Awesome vibe."

Service

87/100
30 reviews

"Friendly service, and reception was okay."

Amenities

84/100
7 reviews

"Nice building."

Breakfast

77/100
23 reviews

"Tasty breakfast."

Room

61/100
38 reviews

"Poorly-maintained, but clean enough rooms, and okay beds."

Rated 81/100 based on reviews from couples.

"Great reception. Nice building."

Location

94/100
15 reviews

"Great location."

Service

84/100
12 reviews

"Friendly service, and reception was okay."

Amenities

80/100
5 reviews

"Nice building."

Breakfast

68/100
12 reviews

"Breakfast is average."

Cleanliness

66/100
11 reviews

"Room cleanliness is acceptable."

Room

64/100
21 reviews

"Rooms are quite clean and beds are standard."

Comfort

59/100
14 reviews

"Beds are decent and generally comfortable."

Rated 79/100 based on reviews from business travelers.

"Great room. Tasty breakfast."

Comfort

65/100
5 reviews

"Comfortable."

Room

64/100
7 reviews

"Room is all right."

Rated 74/100 based on reviews from solo travelers.

"Tasty breakfast. Fantastic service."

Room

65/100
6 reviews

"Room is all right."

Breakfast

63/100
5 reviews

"Breakfast is average."

Rated 82/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

"Very good airport hotel. Great rooms in excellent location. Awesome vibe."

Location

95/100
136 reviews

"Great location near the airport." Shopping, restaurants and bars in the area are great. Easy car access but inadequate parking.

Vibe

93/100
34 reviews

"Awesome vibe. Pleasant entrance area. Friendly atmosphere. Modern Hotel."

Service

87/100
166 reviews

"Professional service and good reception. Good shuttle service."

Amenities

82/100
44 reviews

"Great hotel buildings and entrance area."

Breakfast

73/100
124 reviews

"Reasonably priced, tasty breakfasts."

Room

72/100
207 reviews

"Large, reasonably clean rooms and comfortable beds." Badly maintained rooms, with poor A/C and unclean bathrooms. Shower can be a problem.

WiFi

67/100
7 reviews

"Average wifi quality."

Wellness Area

14/100
10 reviews

"Wellness & sports facilities could be improved."

Rated 86/100 based on reviews from families.

"Clean hotel facilities. Great shopping."

Location

97/100
28 reviews

"Great location near lots of shopping."

Vibe

92/100
6 reviews

"Awesome vibe."

Service

87/100
29 reviews

"Friendly service, and reception was okay."

Amenities

84/100
7 reviews

"Nice building."

Breakfast

77/100
23 reviews

"Tasty breakfast."

Room

62/100
37 reviews

"Poorly-maintained, but clean enough rooms, and okay beds."

Rated 78/100 based on reviews from couples.

"Great reception. Nice building."

Location

94/100
15 reviews

"Great location."

Service

84/100
12 reviews

"Friendly service, and reception was okay."

Amenities

80/100
5 reviews

"Nice building."

Breakfast

69/100
11 reviews

"Breakfast is average."

Cleanliness

66/100
11 reviews

"Room cleanliness is acceptable."

Room

64/100
21 reviews

"Rooms are quite clean and beds are standard."

Comfort

59/100
14 reviews

"Beds are decent and generally comfortable."

Rated 85/100 based on reviews from business travelers.

"Great room. Tasty breakfast."

Comfort

65/100
5 reviews

"Comfortable."

Room

64/100
6 reviews

"Room is all right."

Rated 79/100 based on reviews from solo travelers.

"Tasty breakfast. Fantastic service."

Room

65/100
6 reviews

"Room is all right."

Breakfast

63/100
5 reviews

"Breakfast is average."

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Customer Reviews of Best Western Plus Dakota Ridge

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Excellent
367
Very Good
249
Average
80
Poor
47
Terrible
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Recent Reviews:
williamsW2951YD
Trip type:
Business
Business Trip
Aug 4, 2020
On a business trip and had stayed there before, still nice and clean the 2nd time around, staff was still great, room was nice and quiet and clean! As this... more »
Voyager20855
Minot, ND
Poor Customer Service and No Concern or Care for a simple "Please Clean Room Request".
Jul 27, 2020
We arrived on a Thursday, on Friday night when I returned to the room, I noticed the room was not cleaned, beds not made, garbage not taken out, no fresh... more »
ramonah209
Berkeley, California
Stay away from 309-321
Jul 13, 2020
The first time I stayed here i would have given at least 4 stars. The second time, it was like I was staying at a completely different property. I requested... more »
jmcdermid71
Eagan, Minnesota
Incorrect Information, Poor customer service
Jun 15, 2020
We were told that a bag breakfast would be served and there was no breakfast service. Our toilet had a disgusting ring around it, and looked like it hadn't been... more »
billmichaels51
Trip type:
Business
Travel and convenience in Eagan
May 28, 2020
Business travel motel expectations met within budget and timely confirmation of the room at Best Western. I'm not likely to stay anywhere else with current motel options, hard to beat... more »
1-5 of 771 Reviews

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Property Description

A stay at Best Western Plus Dakota Ridge places you in the heart of Eagan, a 3-minute drive from Cascade Bay Waterpark and 9 minutes from Mall of America. This hotel is 6.7 mi (10.8 km) from Nickelodeon Universe and 7.4 mi (11.9 km) from Minnesota Zoo.

A complimentary breakfast is included on weekdays from 6:30 AM to 9:30 AM and on weekends from 7:00 AM to 10:00 AM.

Make yourself at home in one of the 108 guestrooms featuring microwaves. Your room comes with a pillowtop bed. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and cable programming is available for your entertainment. Private bathrooms with shower/tub combinations feature designer toiletries and hair dryers.

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Cascade Bay Waterpark - 2.2 km / 1.4 mi
Fort Snelling State Park - 3 km / 1.9 mi
Twin Cities Premium Outlets - 5 km / 3.1 mi
Minnesota Valley National Wildlife Refuge - 9.6 km / 6 mi
Sea Life Minnesota Aquarium - 10.2 km / 6.3 mi
Mall of America - 10.8 km / 6.7 mi
Nickelodeon Universe - 10.8 km / 6.7 mi
Minnesota Zoo - 11.9 km / 7.4 mi
Minnehaha Park - 13.5 km / 8.4 mi
Macalester College - 15.4 km / 9.6 mi
Concordia University-St. Paul - 15.7 km / 9.7 mi
Lake Nokomis - 15.7 km / 9.7 mi
Mississippi National River and Recreation Area - 15.7 km / 9.7 mi
Bloomington Ice Gardens - 15.9 km / 9.9 mi
Science Museum of Minnesota - 16.2 km / 10 mi

The nearest airports are:
Minneapolis - St. Paul Intl. Airport (MSP) - 12.1 km / 7.5 mi
St. Paul, MN (STP-St. Paul Downtown) - 18.1 km / 11.3 mi
Minneapolis, MN (FCM-Flying Cloud) - 30.3 km / 18.8 mi

The preferred airport for Best Western Plus Dakota Ridge is Minneapolis - St. Paul Intl. Airport (MSP).

Featured amenities include a 24-hour business center, express check-out, and complimentary newspapers in the lobby. Planning an event in Eagan? This hotel has facilities measuring 2002 square feet (186 square meters), including a conference center. Free self parking is available onsite.

Make use of convenient amenities such as complimentary wireless Internet access, wedding services, and a television in a common area. Guests can catch a ride on the shuttle (surcharge), which operates within 0 miles.

Amenities / Features

  • Check In: 3:00 PM
  • Check Out: 11:00 AM
  • Minimum age of oldest guest: 21
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Long-term parking (surcharge)
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • Parking (limited spaces)
  • Eco-friendly cleaning products used
  • Number of meeting rooms - 3
  • Conference space size (meters) - 186
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Television in common areas
  • Free WiFi
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Braille or raised signage
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair accessible parking
  • Roll-in shower
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Year Built - 1983
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Total number of rooms - 108
  • Number of floors - 3
  • No cribs (infant beds) available
  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Wedding services
  • Area shuttle (surcharge)
  • Luggage storage
  • Free breakfast
  • Express check-out
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Conference center
  • Wheelchair-accessible meeting spaces/business center
  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply)
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Laundry facilities
  • Elevator
  • Free self parking
  • Conference space
  • Computer station
  • Conference space size (feet) - 2002
  • 24-hour business center

Airport & Shuttle Information

We are located 10 minutes from the Minneapolis / St. Paul International Airport and 10 from the Hubert H. Humphrey Terminal. We provide complimentary 24 hour shuttle service to both airports.

Local Shuttle Info: We travel to all of Eagan 24 hours.

Pet Friendly?

Pet maximum weight in lb is 88

Maximum number of pets per room 2

Pet maximum weight in kg is 40

Service animals are allowed

Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions

Only dogs are allowed

Pets allowed

First night is $20.00 and $10.00 for each consecutive night.

Misc Fees / Policies

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Extended parking fee: USD 10 per day
  • Pet fee: USD 30.00 per accommodation, per night (maximum USD 100.00 per stay)
  • Service animals are exempt from fees

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

  • Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.
  • This property allows pets in specific rooms only (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section). Guests can request one of these rooms by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • A car is not required for transportation to and from this property.
  • This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.
  • Disinfectant is used to clean the property, and commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays.
  • Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; masks are required in public areas.
  • The property affirms that it follows sanitization practices of We Care Clean (Best Western) guidelines.
  • The property affirms that it adheres to the SafeStay (AHLA - USA) sanitization guidelines.

Cleaning Policies

Property is cleaned with disinfectant

Staff wears personal protective equipment

Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer

Social distancing measures are in place

Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast

Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant

Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures

Property follows sanitization practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA)

Masks are compulsory at the property

Property follows a brand or regulatory agency's sanitization guidelines We Care Clean (Best Western)

Masks are compulsory at the property

Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant

Property follows a brand or regulatory agency's sanitization guidelines We Care Clean (Best Western)

Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures

Property is cleaned with disinfectant

Staff wears personal protective equipment

Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer

Social distancing measures are in place

Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast

Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures

Property follows sanitization practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA)

About Best Western Plus

  • Best Western Plus offers upgraded bath amenities, an in-room mini-fridge, and a spacious work desk
  • Fitness room, laundry room, and business center also available
  • FREE high-speed internet, local calls, and long distance access
  • Breakfast is available
  • For the upper mid-scale market, including upgraded amenities and enhanced style and comfort.

The Best Western Plus highlights above are subject to change without notice.

Seasonality and Projections at Best Western Plus Dakota Ridge

Rate fluctuations of Best Western Plus Dakota Ridge

The graph above is fluctuations of room rates for both our group quotes and the lowest online individual prices our rate checker could find at the time the group offer was entered. The best group or meeting displayed is 6.5% in the month of March 2020 and the highest average individual rate is $127 in the month of December 2020. This chart will show past seasonality and also project future months. If you are flexible with dates, you may want to consider staying at Best Western Plus Dakota Ridge in a month when rates are lower.