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Stay at the Inn and Visit Bentleyville

Have you ever visited the magical town of Bentleyville, Minnesota? It is truly a wonderful town worth the visit, but you can only see the magic at night. Like the play, Brigadoon, which only existed for 1 day every 100 years, Duluth features a magical Christmas City that only exists for a short time each […]

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Why Stay at the Maple Knoll Inn and not a hotel/motel?

Why should you stay at the Inn and not some hotel? I can answer that in two words – Amenities and Atmosphere. Amenities – We have three beautifully appointed rooms each with their own personal style. Each room has a queen size bed. We use only high quality linens. We supply plush robes you can […]

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Candle Light Ski Lanesboro – Plan Your Winter Getaway

Lanesboro looks good in snow.  We received a fresh covering in the past week that has transformed the Root River valley into a winter wonderland.  The Root River Trail is groomed for cross country skiing for over 20 miles.  There are also two great snowshoe trails nearby.   Schedule your two night winter getaway at the […]

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Lanesboro Christmas Inn Tour December 2nd

The popular Lanesboro Christmas Inn Tour is coming this weekend on Sunday December 2 from 2 – 6 PM.   We invite you to visit the Bed & Breakfasts and inns that have made Lanesboro the Bed and Breakfast Capital of Minnesota. This self-guided tour will take you through Victorian homes to  European style farmhouses, all charmingly decorated for the holidays. […]

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Little Women – Community Sing Along

This weekend (Dec. 17 – 18) you can enjoy 2 special events celebrating the Christmas season in Lanesboro.  The Commonweal Theatre has masterfully adapted Louisa May Alcott’s  “Little Women” – telling the story through the perspective of a Christmas family gathering. Performances are scheduled for Dec. 16th – 22nd.  Tickets are limited so plan ahead.  […]

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MN Cross Country Ski by Candle Light

Lanesboro, the Bed and Breakfast Capital of Minnesota invites you to enjoy our winter wonderland in Southeast Minnesota.  The Root River State trail is groomed with dual tracks and ready for cross country skiing. Candlelight Ski on the Root River Trail Make plans now to join us February 5 – 7 for a “Flurry of […]

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New Year’s Weekend Getaway

Ring in the new year with a getaway to Lanesboro, MN the Bed and Breakfast Capital of Minnesota. The Old Village Hall Restaurant is featuring a lovely dinner all new year’s weekend including: Appetizers: Sautéed Mussels in an Orange Gin Chile Cream Sauce, Seasoned Lamb Chops with Irish Whiskey Cherry Sauce Entrées: Monkfish Scaloppini, Dry […]

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Lanesboro Bed and Breakfast Inn Tour

Have you ever been curious about Lanesboro’s incredible Bed and Breakfasts and Inns?  Recently, Lanesboro was named the Bed & Breakfast Capital of Minnesota.  Would you like to experience hospitality, sample the innkeeper’s delicious cooking and learn the history of these unique inns? On Nov 22,  thirteen Lanesboro B&Bs will open their doors for the […]

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Your Winter-Blues Getaway at the Historic Water Street Inn Stillwater

    Your Winter-blues Getaway. For the next two weeks (now through March 12th) we will be offering a very special rate to stay at the Historic Water Street Inn. Stay in one of our St. Croix Suites named one of the “best views with a room in the St. Croix Valley” for only $129!  […]

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