Conveniently Stay Near St. Olaf and Carleton Colleges
Located within walking distance of historic downtown Northfield, the Country Inn & Suites puts you in the midst of the area’s small-town charm. With a location near Carleton and St. Olaf colleges, our hotel makes an excellent option for prospective students and visiting parents. Business guests can follow up meetings
with a round at nearby Northfield Golf Club. You can also explore local attractions like Nerstrand Woods State Park and Cannon River Walkway. In addition, the Twin Cities area with exciting attractions like the Mall of America and Target Field is just 35 miles north of the hotel.
Enjoy these popular local attractions:
- Cannon River Walkway (0.3 miles)
This beautiful riverfront walking area cuts through downtown Northfield and is lined with shops and breathtaking outdoor areas suitable for picnics and relaxation.
- Carleton College (0.6 miles)
Founded in 1866, Carleton College is a private liberal arts school offering 39 majors and 16 concentrations. Its campus is home to a music hall, an art gallery and a student-run pub.
Phone: +1 (507) 222-4000
- Historic Downtown Northfield (0.2 miles)
Spend a day in historic downtown Northfield, home to a variety of shops, restaurants and galleries, exuding the type of charm you simply can’t find in a big city.
Phone: +1 (507) 645-5604
- Nerstrand Big Woods State Park (8.2 miles)
This sprawling state park features nearly 2,900 acres of carefully protected natural wonder. It’s a popular site for camping, hiking, skiing and other seasonal activities.
Phone: +1 (507) 333-4840
- Northfield Golf Club (1.1 miles)
Northfield Golf Club started out as a nine-hole course in 1926. It has since expanded to a par-72 course offering 18 beautiful, yet challenging holes that weave around trees and water features. Play a round or refine your game on the practice facility.
Phone: +1 (507) 645-4026
- St. Olaf College (1 mile)
St. Olaf College is a private liberal arts college founded in 1874. The school offers 39 majors, including four majors related to music. Guests can come by to enjoy a concert by the acclaimed St. Olaf Choir or watch one of the school’s 27 varsity athletics teams compete.
Phone: +1 (507) 786-2222