Located near the excitement of Minneapolis, the Country Inn & Suites By Carlson®, Elk River, MN provides easy access to downtown but with a restful setting outside the bustle. Spend the day exploring the best galleries, museums and restaurants in the Twin Cities. Not up for a day trip to the big city? Stick around Elk River and treat yourself to a shopping spree at Albertville Premium Outlets or a family picnic on the shores of Lake Orono. Later in the evening, relax with a quick jog in our fitness center or a few laps in our indoor pool.
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Hotel Amenities & Services
Wake up each morning with a free hot breakfast, and stay energized throughout the day with free coffee and cookies in the lobby. If you need to unwind, enjoy a soak in our whirlpool tub. Hotel amenities include:
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Our Rooms & Suites
After a day of meetings or outlet shopping, relax in your room or suite by streaming your favorite shows with our free high-speed Internet, or catch a movie on HBO. Standard room highlights include:
Traveling with family? Reserve a One-bedroom Suite to enjoy a king-size bed, a separate living room and these extra amenities:
Where to Eat While You’re Here
Start your day with our complimentary, hot Be Our Guest Breakfast featuring Belgian waffles, hard-boiled eggs and fresh fruit. A number of family-friendly lunch and dinner options are within three miles of the hotel. For authentic Mexican food inspired by family recipes, head to Mucho Loco, or visit Time Out sports bar to pair your dinner with live entertainment or a kids’ movie night.
Things to Do Around Elk River
Browse the unique shops and sample menu items from restaurants just 40 minutes from the hotel in downtown Minneapolis, or experience the best Elk River has to offer at these local favorites:
Orono Lake – For a day of fun in the sun, pack up the family and drive two miles out to Orono Lake. Play a game of beach volleyball, and cool off with a swim in the lake. Be sure to pack a picnic to enjoy as the sun goes down.
Oliver Kelley Farm – Step back in time to 19th-century Minnesota. Located eight minutes from the hotel, this farm runs the same way it did in the late 1800s. Take a guided tour and stop in the kitchen to make gingerbread and fresh molasses candy the old-fashioned way.
Albertville Premium Outlets – Treat yourself to a shopping spree at this outlet mall 16 minutes from the hotel. Rack up savings on all your favorite brands, whether Nike, Banana Republic or Calvin Klein. If you have a sweet tooth, don’t pass up the goodies crafted by Swiss chocolatiers at Lindt Chocolate.
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Groups & Meetings
Looking to host an afternoon or evening event in Elk River? We offer 970 square feet of meeting space capable of seating up to 50 guests. Enjoy access to free high-speed Internet, a business center, a projector and a screen. Our friendly staff is on hand to help with everything from event setup to catering arrangements.
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