Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Mankato Hotel and Conference Center, MN
1900 Premier Drive
Mankato , MN 56001
The Country Inn & Suites By Carlson®, Mankato Hotel and Conference Center, MN gives you easy access to the vibrant city of Mankato. Since the hotel is located 11 minutes from Minnesota State University—Mankato, you can visit loved ones on the MSU campus, or catch a live performance at the Elias J. Halling Recital Hall, located inside the Performing Arts Center. Feel like some outdoor fun? Bent River Outfitter offers kayak and canoe tours that wind through Mankato’s waterways.
Fill up each morning with our free, hot breakfast, and wind down in the evening in our on-site fitness center or our indoor pool. Need to finish some work? Visit our business center, which is equipped with a computer and printer. Hotel amenities include:
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Our Hotel Rooms
As you relax in your room or suite, chill a drink in the fridge, catch up on your favorite HBO series or send an important email using our free Wi-Fi. Standard room highlights include:
Traveling with family or need extra space? Reserve a One-bedroom Suite to enjoy a king-size bed, two televisions and a separate living room with a sleeper sofa.
Bars & Restaurants
Start your day with a visit to our updated dining area where you can enjoy our complimentary, hot Be Our Guest Breakfast, which features biscuits and gravy, Belgian waffles and yogurt.
For lunch or dinner, treat yourself to a tender hickory-grilled steak or a wood-fired pizza at Bonfire Wood Fire Cooking, located on site.
Things to Do in Mankato
A bustling college town, Mankato offers something for everyone. Book a tee time at Terrace View Golf Course, or stroll through the Carnegie Art Gallery to see a variety of works from abstract pieces to remarkable photography. Other local favorites include:
Wow! Zone – Located just one mile from the hotel, Wow! Zone is perfect for kids and kids-at-heart. Fill up on pizza, burgers and daily happy hour specials in between laser tag battles at the area’s largest arcade. For an out-of-this-world experience, visit Friday and Saturday nights for a few frames of cosmic bowling.
Bent River Outfitter – Spend the day on a guided tour along the scenic Blue Earth River. Customize your floating experience by selecting your tour type and your tour guide as well. The Outfitter also offers transportation to the river and back.
Minnesota State University – This historic university has a reputation for creating new programs in developing fields. It has the only accredited bachelor’s degree program in aviation, and pilots from the university serve the entire region. The university also hosts the Minnesota Vikings spring training camp every year.
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Plan Your Next Meeting or Event
We offer more than 8,000 square feet of flexible meeting space for business seminars, family reunions and elegant wedding receptions. Our friendly staff is on hand to assist with everything from event set up to catering arrangements.
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100% Non-Smoking Facility
Create Wedding Memories with an Elegant Reception
After you say, “I do,” celebrate at the Country Inn & Suites in Mankato by hosting a beautiful wedding reception. Our flexible event venue can accommodate up to 375 people, and our professional staff and wedding coordinator can personalize the reception to meet your needs.
From plated entrees and buffet spreads to cocktail hors d’oeuvres and signature drinks, the hotel offers catering services to enhance the celebration. Still partying late into the night? We can provide snacks to keep you and your guests energized.
Phone: +1 (507) 388-8555