Access the Best Shopping, Skiing and Sports in St. Paul
The Twin Cities offer entertainment options ranging from professional sports to premier shopping, and the Country Inn & Suites, St. Paul East places you close to the area’s top destinations. Just six miles from the hotel, downtown Minneapolis boasts a charming collection of shops, galleries and restaurants. If you’re looking for the excitement of athletic competition, catch a Minnesota Wild hockey game at the Xcel Energy Center or a St. Paul Saints baseball game at CHS Field. Retail enthusiasts can hunt for bargains close to the hotel at Woodbury Lakes Shopping or drive a little further to revel in retail paradise at the world-famous Mall of America. With so much to do in and around Woodbury, don’t miss the chance to experience a little culture at nearby art venues like the Landmark Center and the Ordway Center for the Performing Arts.
Don’t miss these nearby attractions:
- Woodbury Lakes Shopping (3 miles)
From LOFT to Banana Republic, more than 55 brand-name stores are found at this popular shopping center located just a short drive from the hotel.
Phone: +1 (651) 251-9500
- CHS Field (5.5 miles)
In addition to being the home field for the St. Paul Saints, this 7,200-seat stadium also maintains a regular schedule of festivals and concerts throughout the year.
- Bielenberg Sports Center (6 miles)
With more than 90,000 square feet of indoor sports facilities and 30 athletic fields, this massive athletic complex is the center of Woodbury’s local sports scene.
Phone: +1 (651) 714-3740
- Landmark Center (6.1 miles)
Originally built as a federal courthouse and post office, the Landmark Center serves as home to St. Paul’s music, theater, dance and cinema communities while adding a stunning architectural accent to the city.
Phone: +1 (651) 292-3233
- Ordway Center for the Performing Arts (6.1 miles)
A visit to the Ordway Center for the Performing Arts offers the chance to enjoy riveting dance performances or immerse yourself in swelling scores performed by the Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra.
Phone: +1 (651) 282-3000
- Xcel Energy Center (6.1 miles)
Just minutes from the hotel, this multi-purpose entertainment venue is home ice for the NHL’s Minnesota Wild, and it also hosts skating championships and concerts from world-class entertainers.
Phone: +1 (651) 265-4800
- RiverCentre (6.5 miles)
Adjacent to the Xcel Energy Center, St. Paul’s premier convention center welcomes an array of trade shows and exhibitions throughout the year.
Phone: +1 (651) 265-4800
- Cathedral of Saint Paul (6.8 miles)
With its iconic copper dome and ornate stained glass windows, St. Paul’s Cathedral inspires reverence for its aesthetic beauty as well as its religious heritage.
Phone: +1 (651) 228-1766
- Minnesota History Center (7 miles)
In addition to interactive displays and exhibits, this entertaining and educational center also houses the Minnesota Historical Society library and archives.
Phone: +1 (651) 259-3000
- Downtown Minneapolis (15 miles)
Whether you visit downtown Minneapolis’ eclectic shops, galleries and restaurants in the warmth of summer or winter’s cold, the Skyway network of indoor walkways makes navigating the city an enjoyable adventure all its own.
- Minneapolis–St. Paul International Airport (16 miles)
Business travelers and vacationing guests staying at the Country Inn & Suites, St. Paul East enjoy easy access to this international airport that offers domestic and international flights.
Phone: +1 (612) 726-5555
- Afton Alps (17 miles)
During the winter, Afton Alps is home to some of the area’s best skiing, tubing and snowboarding. Visiting in the summer? Make your way to the resort for outstanding golf and mountain biking.
Phone: +1 (651) 436-5245
- Mall of America® (19 miles)
Arguably the most famous shopping mall in the world, this massive complex features 560 retail stores, multiple restaurants, the SEA LIFE® Minnesota Aquarium and an indoor theme park.
Phone: +1 (952) 883-8800