Where the mighty Mississippi River merges with the peaceful Elk River lies the friendly community of Elk River, Minnesota. With a convenient location off Highways 169 and 10, the Country Inn & Suites Elk River hotel near Otsego is a perfect home base for your trip. We are located near great outdoor recreation, shopping and golf courses. Lodging with us also puts you just 33 miles from downtown Minneapolis attractions, dining and entertainment.
Visit these nearby attractions while staying at this hotel:
- Elk River Ice Arena (1 mile)
For hockey, recreational skating and lessons, take a trip to this Olympic-sized arena.
Phone: +1 (763) 635-1140
- Albertville Premium Outlets (7.1 miles)
Find impressive savings at this outlet mall in Minnesota that features Adidas, Banana Republic, Calvin Klein, Liz Claiborne, Polo Ralph Lauren, Tommy Hilfiger and much more.
Phone: +1 (763) 497-1911
- Elk River Country Club (2.7 miles)
Elk River Country Club boasts an 18-hole, championship, par 72 golf course in Elk River that offers a variety of challenges and topography found nowhere else in the area.
Phone: +1 (763) 441-4111
- Ellingson Car Museum (8.5 miles)
A stroll through this museum will take you on a nostalgic trip through the automotive past, where you can enjoy seeing 100 vehicles, including cars, trucks and motorcycles from the early 1920s through the muscle cars of the 60s and 70s.
Phone: +1 (763) 428-7337
- Lake Orono/Elk & Mississippi Rivers
A public park and a beach are located at Lake Orono, which also offers several outdoor activities including swimming, fishing, boating, and canoeing. The Elk and Mississippi Rivers are popular sites for tubing and canoeing.
- Oliver H. Kelly Farm (3.9 miles)
Step into a working 1860s farm only four miles from the hotel. Pick heirloom vegetables from the garden, visit the farmlands and animals at the barn, or churn butter and see what's cooking inside the Kelley farmhouse.
Phone: +1 (763) 441-6896
- The Shoppes at Arbor Lakes (16 miles)
Enjoy shopping a collection of national retailers and one-of-a-kind boutiques. Located only minutes from the hotel, the Shoppes also offer fine restaurants and casual eateries, all in a park-like setting.
Phone: +1 (763) 424-0504
- Princeton Speedway (18 miles)
Located at the Mille Lacs County Fairgrounds, Princeton Speedway is a high-banked, quarter-mile dirt track. Racing starts at 7 p.m. every Friday night, April-September.
Phone: +1 (763) 389-3135
- Downtown Minneapolis (33 miles)
Downtown Minneapolis is located just 33 miles from our hotel, making a day trip to the city quick and easy. Head downtown to enjoy popular Minneapolis attractions such as Cathedral of St. Paul, Mall of America, St. Anthony's Fall and Stone Arch Bridge, and the Basilica of St. Mary. You can also catch the Minnesota Twins or Minnesota Vikings.