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Category Archives: Lodging Specials

Soak Up the Last Days of Summer in Duluth

It’s hard to believe that we’re already talking about the last days of summer.  Soon enough, will be talking about all of the incredible opportunities there are in Duluth each fall.  Before we get to that point, though, let’s talk about soaking up these last incredible days of summer in the amazing city of Duluth. […]

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Minnesota Nice, or Naughty?

The A.G. Thomson House in Duluth has long prided itself on warm hospitality and top-notch service for its guests.  Our commitment to Innkeeping is reflected in our consistent ranking as a top Bed and Breakfast on TripAdvisor.  The awards are out again this year, and we aren’t disappointed.  For 2 of the last 4 years, we […]

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Great Weekday Special – Maple Knoll Inn – Rush City

Doing things on the weekend can be a real hassle. Golf courses are packed, lakes are busy, everything you like to do is always crowded with lots of people. Why not take a few vacation days and take advantage of our great weekday get-away special we are offering at the Inn. Book a two night […]

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Maple Knoll Inn – Rush City – featured in MPLS Trib. travel section

The Maple Knoll Inn B&B, Rush City, Minnesota is honored have been selected my the Minneapolis Tribune in the Sunday, January 25th Travel Section (Page G3) as the Deal of the Week. New York Times writer Catherine Preus included the Maple Knoll Inn B&B in her “When romance hits a long weekend” article. She states, “For […]

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Ultimate Girls Night Out in Afton! – – Register for a free Ultimate Swag Bag!

Ultimate Girls Night Out! Thursday, April 17th – 5 – 8 pm  – Register to win the Ultimate Swag Bag – a value of over $250.00 Free Wine Tasting at Swirl Wine Bar & 50% off any Fireplace and Jacuzzi Room at the Afton House Inn.  Mention this discount when reserving.  Not valid on previously […]

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Spring Events in Afton, MN

Spring Fever? Its time to get away to Afton and visit the Historic Afton House Inn, CURRENT Restaurant and the Swirl Wine Bar. We have so many fun eventscoming up. Ultimate Girls Night Out in April 21st 5-8pm – Register to Wine the Ultimate Girls Bag. Couples Dinner and Dance Retreat April 26th – dance […]

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The Gunflint’s Banadad Trail Green Up- May 5 and 12

For the past four years the carbon produced by the equipment used to maintain and groom the Banadad Ski Trail has been sequestered in tree planting.   According to the Banadad Trail Association- “tree planting is our way to insure that the maintenance and grooming of the trail remains carbon neutral”. We are planting 400 red […]

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Spring has Sprung at the Hastings Vineyard

With birds singing and warmer air enticing garden anticipation, the winemakers of our state turn the soil and dig up vines.  Spring at a vineyard is hard work and more hard work all to benefit our love of the splendid drink. The tasting room and gift shop at Alexis Bailly Vineyard and Winery is open Fridays and Saturdays in April. This […]

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Author Sundays in Spring at LeDuc Historic Estate in Hastings

The LeDuc Historic Estate and Dakota County Historical Society are pleased to announce a series of three Authors’ Sundays at the LeDuc Historic Estate, 1629 Vermillion Street, Hastings, MN – March 6, April 10 and May 15. These events begin at 1 p.m. and authors will read passages from their books, explain their writing craft, […]

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Ahhh winter-candlelight snow hike near Hastings

Combining trail adventures with a B & B stay in Minnesota is a natural way to enjoy the state.

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