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1002 Hwy. 55 East
Buffalo  MN  55313  USA
LAT: 45.171305 LONG: -93.86115
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+1 (800) 830-5222 (US/Canada Toll-free)

Telephone: +1 (763) 682-5660 Fax: +1 (763) 684-4225


Country Inn By Carlson, Buffalo, MN

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Hotel's Location near Buffalo Lake, Shops, Winery and More

Whether you're interested in exploring the great outdoors, hunting for deals or experiencing a new thrill, Buffalo, Minnesota has the sights for you, and the Country Inn is just minutes from them all. Pack your boots and cowboy hat, and attend a competition or horse show at the Buffalo Rodeo Grounds. You can spend a day at the Albertville Premium Outlets, Becker Furniture World and various boutiques, and then celebrate your savings with a drink at Buffalo Rock or Woodland Hill wineries. Depending on the season, you can soak up some sun while you pick fresh fruit at the local orchards, play a round at the Wild March Golf Course or fish at one of the many nearby lakes, such as Buffalo and Pelican.

Add these area attractions to your itinerary:
  • Albertville Premium Outlets (11 miles)
    More than 100 retailers offer their goods for 25-65% off. Stop by such shops as Ann Taylor Factory Store, Gap Outlet, BCBG Max Azria and Columbia Sportswear.
    Phone: +1 (763) 497-1911
  • Becker Furniture World (16 miles)
    Whether you're shopping for new furniture, a mattress or accent pieces to revitalize a room, this giant furniture store is sure to have something that matches your style. Becker Furniture World is home to an extensive play area and Café Pawz, where you can order a snack and a drink while shopping.
    Phone: +1 (763) 262-9000
  • Buffalo Civic Center (1.1 miles)
    Guests attending events at this multi-purpose facility benefit from the hotel's location nearby. You can go ice skating at the center during winter and attend the home and garden show during the spring.
    Phone: +1 (763) 682-4132
  • Buffalo Rodeo Grounds (1.1 miles)
    Home of the Buffalo Championship PRCA Rodeo, this rodeo was founded in 1955 by a local businessman and has since grown to be Minnesota's largest rodeo.
    Phone: +1 (763) 682-7032
  • Nearby Lakes
    Whether you're interested in fishing for bass, pike, crappie and walleye, sunbathing or enjoying an exciting day of water sports, you're sure to find the appropriate park near this hotel's location. Buffalo Lake, Lake Pulaski and Pelican Lake are just three of the popular options in this "Land of 10,000 Lakes."
  • Occasional Sales
    Scheduled for the first Thursday to Sunday each month, these sales are an excellent time to visit the area's unique antique and specialty stores.
  • Sand Prairie Wildlife Management Area (18 miles)
    Hunting is not permitted in this wildlife management zone, making it a great place to see the natural Minnesota flora and fauna. Skiing and snowshoeing are popular winter activities.
  • Lillian's (3 miles)
    You may hear Lillian's of Buffalo referred to as "The Original Lillian's Shoppe," or "The place where magic meets Main Street." Featuring the latest fashions, Lillian's has something for everyone.
    Phone: +1 (763) 682-3050
  • Buffalo Rock Winery (2 miles)
    After exploring the vineyard and orchard, settle down in the tasting room with a glass of wine, which you can pair with local cheeses, meats and chocolates. Be sure to take home a bottle to share with family and friends.
    Phone: +1 (763) 682-WINE (9463)
  • Woodland Hill Winery (15 miles)
    This winery in nearby Delano offers both an indoor tasting room and an outdoor gazebo, where you can sip a glass and enjoy the beautiful views of the vineyard.
    Phone: +1 (763) 972-4000
  • Something Savvy… Wear The Experience
    Something Savvy may be best known for its unique and stylish accessories, such as bracelets and necklaces, but the store also carries purses, clothing, essential oils and home goods.
    Phone: +1 (763) 682-6368
  • Wild Marsh Golf Course (1.6 miles)
    A great experience awaits golfers at Wild Marsh. Fast greens and plentiful water hazards offer a challenge to golfers of all skill levels.
    Phone: +1 (763) 682-4476
  • Wright County Historical Society
    Visit the society's website to learn more about events occurring during your visit.
    Phone: +1 (763) 682-7323


  • Deer Lake Orchard
    Phone: +1 (763) 682-4284
  • Woods Edge Apples
    Phone: +1 (763) 682-4409

Staff made recommendation for places to eat and shop without even asking. Front desk staff were extremely pleasant, cooperative and helpful.
James H., 1/7/12