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Fargo (North Dakota) Hotels with 18+ Check-In

When looking to book a hotel in Fargo as an 18-year-old, your options are limited. Luckily you do have a few options across various price ranges.

In this guide, we’ll take a look through some of the more popular hotels. We’ve also included a section looking at alternatives to hotels for 18-year-olds before finishing off with some FAQs.

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Important: Hotels may change their policy before we have a chance to update our website. Be sure to double-check the minimum age to check in before booking.

10 Hotels in Fargo with 18+ Check-In

We’ve rounded up some popular hotels in Fargo that allow 18-year-olds to check in. You have a few options including plenty located centrally near all of the popular attractions. For each hotel, we’ll list key points on the location, amenities, and areas where the hotel is highly rated.

Important: You will likely be required to provide I.D. and a credit card when checking in.

1. Fargo Inn and Suites

Price: Mid | Stars: 3

Located off I-29, less than 5 miles from Fargo Dome and the Fargo Moorhead Redhawks, and half a mile from West Acres Mall. The hotel is 5 miles from Hector International Airport.

  • Free parking
  • Free WiFi
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Pet-friendly
  • Fitness center
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Laundry

2. Holiday Inn Fargo, an IHG Hotel

Price: Mid | Stars: 3

Located with easy access to I-29 and I-94, 3.5 miles from the Fargodome and across the street from West Acres Shopping Center. The hotel is 5 miles from Hector International Airport.

  • Free parking
  • Free WiFi
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Airport shuttle
  • Swimming pool
  • Fitness center
  • Restaurant
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Laundry

3. Best Western Plus Kelly Inn and Suites

Price: Mid | Stars: 3

Located off I-94. The hotel is 6 miles from Hector International Airport.

  • Free parking
  • Free WiFi
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Shuttle
  • Pet-friendly
  • Swimming pool
  • Fitness center
  • Restaurant
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Laundry

4. Radisson Blu Fargo

Price: Mid | Stars: 4

Located in the heart of Fargo, just across the street from the Fargo Civic Center, The hotel is 4 miles from Hector International Airport.

  • Parking
  • Free WiFi
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Airport shuttle
  • Fitness center
  • Restaurant
  • Facilities for disabled guests

5. Candlewood Suites Fargo-North Dakota State University, an IHG Hotel

Price: Mid | Stars: 2

Located less than 2 miles from the VA Medical Center and NDSU Research & Technology Park. The hotel is 1 mile from Hector International Airport.

  • Parking
  • Free WiFi
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Airport shuttle
  • Pet-friendly
  • Fitness center
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Laundry

6. Red Roof Inn Fargo – I-94/Medical Center

Price: Low | Stars: 2

Located off I-94, within minutes of North Dakota State University and Red River Valley Speedway. The hotel is 7 miles from Hector International Airport.

  • Parking
  • Free WiFi
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Airport shuttle
  • Pet-friendly
  • Swimming pool
  • Fitness center
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Laundry

7. Homewood Suites By Hilton West Fargo/Sanford Medical Center

Price: Mid | Stars: 3

Located off I-94, across from Sanford Medical Center. The hotel is 7 miles from Hector International Airport.

  • Free parking
  • Free WiFi
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Airport shuttle
  • Pet-friendly
  • Swimming pool
  • Fitness center
  • Facilities for disabled guests

8. Holiday Inn Express Fargo SW I94 Medical Center, an IHG Hotel

Price: Mid | Stars: 3

Located just over a mile from the Sanford Area Medical Center. The hotel is 6 miles from Hector International Airport.

  • Free parking
  • Free WiFi
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Swimming pool
  • Fitness center
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Laundry

9. Courtyard by Marriott Fargo

Price: Mid | Stars: 3

Located off I-94, on the Sanford Medical Center campus. The hotel is 8 miles from Hector International Airport.

  • Free parking
  • Free WiFi
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Swimming pool
  • Fitness center
  • Restaurant
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Laundry

10. DoubleTree by Hilton West Fargo Sanford Medical Center Area

Price: Mid | Stars: 3

Located off I-94, a mile from Sanford Medical Center and within 10 minutes of West Acres Regional Shopping Center, the North Dakota State University, and Scheels Arena. The hotel is 7 miles from Hector International Airport.

  • Free parking
  • Free WiFi
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Airport shuttle
  • Swimming pool
  • Fitness center
  • Restaurant
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Laundry

More Hotels in Fargo with 18+ Check-In

Alternatives to Hotels for 18 Year Olds

If you don’t want to stay at any of these hotels, you do have a couple of other options.

Airbnb

You can usually stay at an Airbnb as an 18 year old. Hosts can change their age requirement policy so make sure to check before booking but this is uncommon and most allow 18 year olds.

Youth Hostels

Youth hostels are another great alternative for 18 year olds as their target audience is young people. They are also very cheap but you will have to sactrifice some comfort and privacy.

FAQs

Is it legal for an 18 year old to check in to a hotel?

Yes, it is perfectly legal for an 18 year old to check into a hotel, as long as the hotel allows it.

So why do some hotels have an age requirement of 21?

Some hotels believe people under 21 are not mature enough to behave responsibly in a hotel on their own. Other reasons include lower insurance rates and legal risks relating to underage drinking.

Will I need a credit card to check in as an 18 year old?

Yes, it is likely you will be asked for a credit card when you check in.

Will I need I.D. to check in as an 18 year old?

Yes, there is a good chance you will be required to provide I.D. when checking in.

If you are unsure or have questions for a specific hotel, the best thing to do is give them a call to make sure you’re getting the most accurate and relevant information.