20 hotels near Stillwater, Minnesota
STILLWATER, MN HOTELS
Known as “the birthplace of Minnesota,” the town of Stillwater is located by the St. Croix River, just 21 miles northeast of St. Paul. It was in Stillwater in 1848 that the first territorial convention started the process of establishing Minnesota as a state. The city was incorporated in 1854 and was named for the calm waters of the adjacent St. Croix River. For visitors coming to Stillwater, MN, hotels from the Choice Hotels family are a great option for a comfortable stay.
WHERE HISTORY AND BEAUTY COME TOGETHER
Stillwater has earned many honors and awards for being such an appealing destination. Some of its accolades include: America’s Most Picturesque Small Towns, Best American Towns for Fall Colors, Best U.S. Towns for Antiquing, America’s Prettiest Painted Places, Most Romantic Cities, Best Twin Cities Day Trips, and Best Minnesota Weekend Getaway. Visitors enjoy the historic Main Street shopping, dining and entertainment of this charming river town.
Hotels in Stillwater, MN are centrally located near some of Stillwater’s unique attractions, such as: the St. Croix Boom Site, a historic site on the St. Croix River that commemorates the success of the operations supporting Minnesota’s logging industry; the Stillwater Lift Bridge, which has connected Minnesota to Wisconsin since 1931 with its unique vertical-lift design; Lake Elmo and the Lake Elmo Park Reserve, with a wide range of recreational activities—from archery, boating and fishing to hiking, orienteering and swimming; and Nelson’s Ice Cream, an old-fashioned ice cream parlor that opened in 1923 and still serves up massive portions of frozen treats.
Stillwater is a popular site for filming movies thanks to its naturally beautiful setting. Just some of the movies filmed entirely or partially in Stillwater include: Grumpy Old Men and its sequel, Grumpier Old Men; Academy Award nominee Fargo; Beautiful Girls; Overnight Delivery; Paperboys; and The Unearthing.
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- Number of hotels in Stillwater20
- Highest Price$126
- Lowest Price$54
- Number of reviews9625
- Avg. rating3.7