Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Cottage Grove, MN
8350 East Point Douglas Road
Cottage Grove , MN 55016
Conveniently situated just off Highway 10, the Country Inn & Suites By Carlson®, Cottage Grove, MN offers a great place to stay for business and leisure travelers visiting the Twin Cities. Step into our welcoming lobby, grab a complimentary cookie and feel right at home at our hotel located on the south side of St. Paul. If you're traveling for work, our hotel is within five miles of businesses like 3M and Werner Electric, and we offer on-site conveniences like free Wi-Fi and a fitness center to make your visit more enjoyable.
Let the kids sleep in while you start the day with an invigorating plunge into our heated indoor pool. Afterward, stop by our free, hot breakfast for waffles and other morning treats. Our amenities and services include:
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Our Hotel Rooms
After seeing the sights or meeting on site, slip into your comfortable room or suite to surf the Web with free Wi-Fi. You can microwave a snack in your room and then catch up on your favorite show with cable TV. Standard amenities include:
For families and guests on longer visits, consider booking our Extended-stay Suites, where you can enjoy all the standard amenities, plus extras like:
Bars & Restaurants
Smother your biscuits with sausage gravy, drizzle sweet syrup over a waffle, or choose a light yogurt and fruit at our complimentary, hot Be Our Guest Breakfast.
While you're sipping a second cup of coffee, think about picking up a picnic lunch from Bonngard's Family Meats followed by dinner at nearby restaurants like Junction 70 Grill.
Things to Do in Cottage Grove
If you're traveling with the whole family, the Minnesota Zoo and Hamlet Park offer a full day of can't-miss entertainment. Located within minutes of companies like 3M, Up North Plastics and Northern Tier Energy, our Twin Cities hotel is also close to great corporate-outing options like golf at River Oaks Golf Course. Be sure to check out these outstanding local attractions:
Afton Alps Recreation Area – Hit the powder on your skis or practice your golf swing at Afton Alps, one of the Midwest's premier winter vacation destinations. Just 15 minutes east of our hotel, Afton Alps offers 300 skiable acres with 48 trails, 18 lifts, a golf course and four terrain parks.
Mall of America – Take a break in the butterfly garden after browsing through this mall's more than 500 stores. About 20 minutes west of our hotel, Mall of America is a must-visit for families. Work up an appetite in the indoor amusement park, and then treat yourself to refreshments in one of more than 50 restaurants.
Xcel Energy Center – Home of the Minnesota Wild hockey team, this 20,000-seat arena is a 20-minute drive northwest of the hotel. Don't miss your chance to see world-class entertainers like Adele and Shania Twain.
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Plan Your Next Meeting or Event
Reserve our 700-square-foot meeting room for your reception, conference or event with up to 40 guests. We offer free Wi-Fi, audiovisual equipment and a portable screen to help your presentation stand out. For help with catering or to set up a block of rooms, just ask our friendly, knowledgeable staff.
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