The Central Region
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There’s no shortage of fun to be had in central Minnesota, and the adventure begins right here at one of our Minnesota Bed and Breakfasts. Discover all of the fun to be had at the heart of Minnesota, where you’ll be welcomed by crystal clear lakes, wooded hills, and a variety of things to do. In central Minnesota lie cities like Alexandria, St. Cloud, and Brainerd.
Popular things to do in central Minnesota, much of which revolves around water, with incredible opportunities for fishing, boating, waterskiing, paddling, and more. Central Minnesota is also a major golf destination, with more than 70 scenic golf courses in the area, many of these were crafted by top designers. Make it a golf-focused getaway, and discover the Brainerd Golf Trail; home to 180 holes all located within 45 minutes of each other!
Do you love to travel by train? There’s an Amtrak route that connects Chicago to Seattle and Portland and stops at the station in Staples. Spend a few days at one of our Minnesota Bed and Breakfasts, and enjoy a scenic and fun pitstop in central Minnesota before you continue along your travels.
Looking for more adventure in Central Minnesota? There are plenty of things to do that will keep you busy! Ride for miles on paved bike trails or check out the world-class mountain bike trails in the area, explore scenic byways, and visit main streets in our towns that range from quaint to bustling. Shop till you drop at malls, outdoor sports stores, antiques, and gift shops.
Top attractions in Central Minnesota include historic sites devoted to famed aviator Charles Lindbergh and novelist Sinclair Lewis, as well as other sites dedicated to preserving life on the 1850s farms, or the Ojibwe Indian culture.
It’s easy to see why Central Minnesota is such a popular vacation destination. Now, it’s your turn to discover the heart of this incredible state. The Innkeepers at our Minnesota Bed and Breakfasts will happily serve as your guide, all the while offering you the very best in hospitality.