It felt like an abandoned location. No one was there to help. Checkin took forever & the truck was old and did not drive smoothly. Person on the phone was helpful, but, was helping someone in the background while helping me.Stacia C.
Customer Reviews for Lakeville Dodd Storage LLC
(U-Haul Neighborhood Dealer)
Lakeville, MN 55044
Services at this Location:
- Mon–Fri10 am–5 pm
- Saturday10 am–4 pm
Special Operating Hours
- 12/24/2022 - 12/25/2022: Closed
- 1/1/2023: Closed
- 24 hour customer return
Testimonials From Recent Customers
Customer feedback is extremely important to us. We use these reviews to guide our efforts and improve our service. Everything that follows is direct from our customers, without any filtering or editing on our part.
Customer did not leave a comment.Peter R.
The issue is not with the location perse, but rather the limited availability due to the remote check out. I was charged for gas for some reason even though I filled the tank adequately. I disputed with no response and my card being charged. Very disappointed. Dispute still in progress with my bank and uhaul.Jared T.
Customer did not leave a comment.Tara H.
The location itself was convenient and free of debris. Only some of the dents were marked on the truck which meant a longer checkout time because I had to take and submit pictures. I found the mobile checkout frustrating and time consuming. I thought it would be fast but it was not. I doubt I'll use that feature again.Gail M.
This UHAUL center looks like small house but it was closed and not clean. Close to this one there is a big UHAL office where employees were there .Its so good. Almost 150$ +30$ ( gas) ( Total 180$) charged for this rental which is more for me and for this short time move. It would be nice if its less cost. Over all am little disappointed the amount which you charged me and with drop off location.Naresh Kumar A.
Make sure someone is available if a reservation is picking up at a specified time.Greg L.
The truck had a foot of snow around it and the lot was not plowed. It was slippery and difficult to get the truck out of the lot. It was very difficult taking photos of the truck and getting in it with all of the snow.Susan H.
Truck was dirty, had a headlight out, and I am now being charged an after hours service charge due to the fact that I rented the vehicle over a holiday weekend and nobody was there to hand the keys to. I turned in the truck EARLIER than I had anticipated, but am still getting this charge.Evan B.
Customer did not leave a comment.Chad F.
I had a horrible experience with the 24 hour pick up from the moving truck, I was told that my reservation was going to be canceled because my alternative contact didn't answer right away as it was my fiancÃ© and he was at work at the time being, they had called my second alternative contact which was my mom and hung up on her. Also I paid to have a dolly included in my rental truck and it was not thereAvery R.
Customer did not leave a comment.Michael B.
Nobody called to confirm the reservation. Advice would be to call and do that. They told us, we were lucky to get a truck (even though I had reserved in advance online). When we arrived at the pick-up location on the invoice, they informed us that they didn't have the truck and we had to go to another location. Our truck made a horrible noise - we drove for 6 hours, it was so loud you couldn't hear the other person talk.Michael B.
Customer did not leave a comment.Jon M.
Don't hire rude peopleGregory K.
The rates were very affordable and Donna was most accommodating! Close to my home, would use again if I have an opportunity.Sharon B.
Customer did not leave a comment.James N.
Computer systems were really slow. Everything went well just seemed to wait a long time for system to load and information to addBrian S.
We waited over a half hour to pick up because the employee was struggling with the check in process. The same thing happened when we returned the truck. She charged me for insurance that i didn't want without asking me. I previously waived the insurance online. When I called her about it, she said she couldn't help me and that I would have to call U-Haul. Truck was great. Service was poor. She was friendly, but seemed to need more training and support.Kimberly G.
It took 30 minutes to rent 6 blankets...fix your website!!!!!Michael G.
When I arrived for my 11:30am scheduled pick up time, no one was there. I called a number that was on the door and talked to a guy about my rental and around that time a lady pulled up and went into the office. I walked in and asked about the rental and she came across mean and rude and asked me why I didn't use the uhaul app and do it on there. I explained that I did not know how to do it that way and she huffed and said she doesn't even know where to find the paperwork to rent it. I did most of it online so basically she just needed my drivers license and credit card. After a bit of listening to her being upset, I told her that we can just cancel it and that all I wanted was to rent a truck and not try to be a bother. After I got the keys, I went out to look at the truck and noticed that the back had been left open and there was a big puddle of water and leaves in the back. Normally, I may not have said anything but since I was picking up new furniture, I wanted to make sure it was clean. When I went in to ask the lady if she had a towel or something to get the water and leaves out she huffed again and said "why would I have a towel?" She eventually went out and swept the back out. I left not wanting to ever rent from them again. Even worse, I got back 1/2 hour later and they charged me for an additional day. I only rented it for 3 hours so it really upsets me to have the charge of an additional day. What kind of penalty do they get for being almost 20 minutes late to rent the truck to me. You want to charge me for an additional day because I apparently didn't come back on time but you are not held accountable for your actions? Very bad service and I will make sure I tell others!Michael R.
Customer did not leave a comment.Alexander D.
Everything on the front end was a smooth transaction...very professional assistance....marvin M.
Customer did not leave a comment.Rich R.
Did not have equipment at requested dealer even though 1 week in advance, but second location worked out fine. Online check in did not work, kept asking me for info i had filled in at time of reservation. I have an account, so this should have been easier. Alternate contact I listed at time of check in was contacted, but she did not pick up because she did not recognize number. Caused a delay, and onsite clerk just handled everything manually.Gerald L.
Everything went well from pick up to drop off. Customer service was excellent. Front desk clerk Mikel made me feel welcomed and appreciated. I would definitely recommend this location to my friends and family.Veronica B.
Very friendly service - no improvement necessaryDawn M.
Be sure the checklist has been completed. During my trip, the passenger-side windshield wiper did not work, creating a very unsafe condition as I was driving through a winter storm, over 1500 miles. Also, the cab of the truck was not clean prior to my pickup.
Customer did not leave a comment.David H.
Great service, very nice and friendly representative. The price was good for a nice truck.Kenneth S.
Customer did not leave a comment.melissa B.
This location was OUTSTANDING! Considering that I had been jerked around in any number of fashions by the previous reservation. It was this location that single handedly saved your (U-Haul's) reputation!Aron H.
I don't blame the location but the truck wasn't well maintained. The truck didn't run well and the gauges weren't functioning properly. When they went to record the mileage it hadn't been recorded in almost 200,000 miles. The lady at Lakeville was fantastic. I just think U-Haul needs to maintain their fleet better.Tracy C.
Customer did not leave a comment.Brian S.
I called the number on my receipt so we could drop it off at 10-11pm instead of in the morning she stated yes put the keys in the drop box, and i will text you the address of the drop off never got a text from her, tried calling her back and no answer ! So had to take it back in the morning ! Not happyRichard R.
Customer did not leave a comment.Jerry P.
Needed to rent a truck to move. Went on the U Haul website Friday to set up truck for Sat. Filled out all required information, did the early ck in so I would be ready to do when I picked it up. Did this for the Central Self Storage dealer on 21002 Heron Way Lakeville, MN. Was there for 45 min because the person working "couldn't get the system to work". So we left and went to Lakeville Dodd Storage store and were in and out in 10 min. She didn't have a problem getting the system to work.CORY P.
Have the truck backed in so that it could be pulled out onto the highway, instead of having to back it out onto the busy road. Very friendly help. Thanks.Denise D.
Nancy was very nice to work with and accommanadating to my needs.Jeffery S.
Customer did not leave a comment.JOEL P.
Customer did not leave a comment.jacob W.
Customer did not leave a comment.Paul C.
Customer did not leave a comment.Paul C.
When we dropped off the U-Haul, Nancy was in a hurry to get out of the office. Wanted us to leave without a written confirmation. We refused. She stated it would take her a long time and not sure if she new how to do it. We insisted on waiting. She insisted we would receive a confirmation of delivery by email or phone message. She finally did something handed us a receipt and we both left. As we were driving down the road we noticed the receipt was for a 20 foot truck not a 15 foot truck for a Todd Fitterer. We were not Todd! We rented under the name of Janice Knieff. We then returned to the U-Haul in Lakeville and of course Nancy was gone. We then called the number on the door and she answered. Nancy said it was o.k. that we had wrong receipt that we would receive confirmation by e-mail or phone. Our trust of U-Haul was and is completely gone. Nancy said she would not be back In the office till later and we could come back or wait. Needless to say we left frustrated and worried if the return of the truck we rented was official. We did eventually get the confirmation on our phone with the miles credit but no $50.00 gas credit. Very Very disappointing.JANICE K.
Customer did not leave a comment.Brian K.
Nancy was a great Uhaul representative to work with. I live 30 miles from the Lakeville Uhaul location. If I lived closer I would use that Lakeville location all the time because Nancy is great! I felt very welcomed and she put me at ease. Nancy is a great addition to the U-Haul company.LISA O.
Very friendly and efficient service from this location! Nancee was the person working the location.Jude M.
The truth had water inside...a lot we had to suck it out and we were paying people to move us. I called the number before close, my husband called no one called us back. We drop it off on Saturday the 11 the of June the same day we pick it up! No good service!Arnold Z.
Nancy was excellent ??Pat G.
Customer did not leave a comment.Frank H.
Customer did not leave a comment.Ryan G.
Customer did not leave a comment.JASON M.
Customer did not leave a comment.Valeriu M.
Customer did not leave a comment.FRANCES K.
Convienent location and they accommodated my requested pickup time. Made the move so much easierDEBRA H.
Thanks for working with us when renting the truck and afterwards. Very friendly helpful understanding staffEMILY T.
Hard to get in and out ofROY M.
The pickup process was extremely slow, incredibly aggravating and beyond difficult. My original reservation was in Burnsville, MN but, the day prior to pickup, I was notified that the pickup site was moved 15 miles further away from me to Lakeville, MN. In addition to the extra distance, my pickup time was also delayed then from 7AM until 10AM due to the new location not being open until 10AM. (which was why I selected the original location in the first place). This forced me to change my original plans while also notifying the dozen people helping me, that our start time had been pushed back by 3 hours due to the changes by UHaul the night prior to our move. Picking up the truck took 45min, even after I had gone through the express pickup process online which seemed to do literally nothing since I had to provide the exact same info at the facility. The 2 handtrucks and furniture pads that I reserved online were not ready when I finally got through the pickup process and the facility didn't have any handtrucks at their site so they screwed me again. And finally, the truck had a gas tank that was 7/16ths full and I was expected to return the truck with as much gas or get charged a refilling fee. What company in their right mind expects you to refill a gas tank that isn't full when you take possession? I then get the pleasure of guessing when I've pumped enough gas to get the truck between 7/16ths and half a tank of gas, clearly favoring extra gas in the truck so UHaul has the advantage again. This was possibly one of the worst managed processes I have ever had the displeasure of dealing with and will literally never use UHaul again because of this whole ordeal.MICHAEL C.
Customer did not leave a comment.TRAVIS B.
Excellent value. Not sure what I would have done without that 26ft truck. Thanks uhaulSam M.
Won't rent from U-Haul again to expense, three hours cost almost sixty dollarsLARRY J.
Not thing is ready hook up and the time wait is too long unprofessional, tow dolly is not hook up the truck, the tail light broken on the dolly, I was tow with only 1 tail light, this is the first time I rent u haul with this service, I rent many time with u haul but only this time with the issues,FRANKIE M.
Counter help had considerable difficulty with computer. Don't know if it was systemic or inept operator. Took over 30 minutes to get it done. Glad I had a cushion of time so my loaders weren't waiting.Steven P.
Nancy came in early to allow a pick-up time we preferred.STEVEN P.
Customer did not leave a comment.EMILY P.
I am not sure what staff see but I was rescheduled twice within 2 days for pick up location. At the second site I was the one to remember what I had paid for/requested. It was a last min change on the uhaul part so I am not sure if that was part of the confusion at the pick up site.SARAH P.
Lady was rude, didn't know what she was doing, and took an excessive amount of time to process me and get me out the door. Over all very unhappy with my experience.JOSH G.
Lakeville Dodd was able to provide a truck when my reservation for Burnsville was not upheld. Thankfully movers dropped off the truck as the location opened, so there was minimal delay is getting the truck and my move going.RYAN S.
The only reason I didn't rate this location better is that it is a bit hard to get in. But everyone I spoke to was amazingly helpful.PETER R.
Nancy was awesome!BRIAN K.
I have rented a truck twice in the past week, and both times Nancee has been wonderful to work with! She is professional, friendly and always helpful. I will definitely keep going back when I am in need of a truck rental again in the future.Beth M.
Customer did not leave a comment.JEFF V.
Sweep out the truck before pick up. Had to throw some junk away.Michael G.
Customer did not leave a comment.Ryan L.
Person working appeared to be a temp and she said she was unfamiliar with the computer system. Truck windshield was so full of tree sap and bugs that I had to stop to clean it so I could safely drive. Tire warning light was on the whole time. I didn't have time to check the tires. This should have been done, along with cleaning the windshield prior to releasing the truck to me.Ronald W.
Customer did not leave a comment.TIMOTHY B.
Customer did not leave a comment.bill P.
Customer did not leave a comment.BRIAN N.
Customer did not leave a comment.JERRY A.
On the phone the whole return time, but did manage to tell me where to put the trailer.ALAN R.
Customer did not leave a comment.ALAN R.
Customer did not leave a comment.TONYA G.
Have petty cash on hand. We paid with cash and our deposit had to be sent via check from the corporate office back to us.GABE K.
We're charged a late fee because the person working didn't process the return in the hour and half before it was due. They later fixed this error with a uhaul online representative.Joshua C.