How has this motel rated in the past?
Travelers also recommend:
- More recommendations
TripAdvisor Reviews Countryside Inn Albert Lea
Travel Blogs from Albert Lea
... we went to mail the box, see the bank and went to spend Lee's $25.00 he got from his retirement at Cabela's . Back to the camper to update our blog. So just a bit about what we are doing.
Here is a clue for where we are heading next. Come on and try to guess. The name of the place is the Native American name for two rivers flow through it.
We left Chicago early Saturday morning (9/13). Jeff and Mark made us a nice breakfast, helped us load the car and we were off. First tourist stop was the Spam Museum in Austin, MN. I did not realize Spam does not contain any snout or hoof...just premium pork shoulder. People were walking out with cases of this stuff. ...
... This time Mary ordered the Prime Rib and I ordered Buffalo Short Ribs, slowly braised in a barbecue sauce. Both of our meals were fantastic.Mary's Prime Rib was cooked to a perfect medium rare and my Short Rib was as fall off the bone tender as you could ask for.
No pictures today, it was flat, boring and rainy most of the day. Tomorrow we cross the Minnesota border into Wisconsin and then have Illinois in front of us. Yahoo.
Angelo and Mary.
... br> We checked into the Albert-Lea/Austin KOA campground around 1 pm as the rain was really coming down pretty heavy. During check-in the nice young man behind the counter said to me "I don't want to scare you, but we are expecting tornados tonight and if we do, you'll hear a loud siren and we'll come out to get you, but we haven't had one yet". Does he really think it was comforting to know they ...
... We had a really nice site next to the lake with beautiful views. It was great to be back in a state park again! It is definitely harder to get a site at state parks now that it is summer. They tend to book up quickly but some do have first come, first serve sites so if you arrive early enough you may be able to get one.That's what we ended up doing with Myre-Big Island and we're really glad it worked out! ...