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Phoenix Az
Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

The Inn is beautiful and breakfast is delicious and healthy... They pull all the stops to make your stay comfortable and memorable‼️ Breakfast is served to you promptly at 9:30 AM and there is a social hour at 5:00PM for wine and hors d'oeuvres. We stay at bed and breakfast all over the world and RiverTown Inn has been our...

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 20 June 2016

Enjoyed the weekend away! From early check in to being able to take a sneak peak to all the rooms to the most incredible breakfast! The staff was polite and helpful. We hit the town during the day. Came back and sat in the gazebo with friends before retiring for the night. The time was amazing.

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Reviewed 17 June 2016 via mobile

Quite simply this place is gorgeous. Every detail is exqusitely attended to. It is filked with authentic, beautiful antiques and artwork. The public rooms are breathtaking and you will be hard pressed to fine more beautiful or luxurious guest rooms ... anywhere in America. Expect a light but gourmet breakfast and attentive service. The innkeeper aims to give every guest...

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Cambridge, Minnesota
Reviewed 13 June 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed our stay so much at the Rivertown Inn this past weekend and our breakfasts were incredible (definitely a highlight). The staff was friendly, courteous and accessible. We came in late Friday night and were able to get into our suite comfortably and woke up early Saturday to take a two mile walk, sit in the gazebo and then...

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Thank MLundeen
Wisconsin
Reviewed 13 June 2016

Great experience. Wonderful property with incredible antiques and comfortable rooms. Delicious breakfast skillfully prepared by onsite chef. Staff is friendly and accommodating. We would definitely stay here again.

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Duluth, Minnesota
Reviewed 10 June 2016

I don't often book B&B stays because they can be pricey and sometimes the rooms or service aren't up to the standard you expect for the price you pay. I made an exception for our anniversary vacation to Stillwater and after looking at a lot of properties in the area I decided on the Rivertown Inn and it was definitely...

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Minneapolis
Reviewed 18 May 2016

The attention to detail is phenomenal. An impeccably renovated and appointed historic Stillwater Victorian. Individually themed-rooms with incredible decor. The Oscar Wilde and Orient Express rooms are among the largest and most unique rooms, and are our favorites. In keeping with the romantic vibe, no TV's, no in-room phones. Outstanding multi-course breakfasts, served outside on the wrap-around porch during the...

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Metro Minneapolis-Saint Paul, Minnesota
Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

This gem was an accidental find at the last minute. This beautiful home is impeccably decorated with suites that have a literary flare. We stayed in the Lewis Carroll Suite where the whimsical decorations were right out of Alice in Wonderland. To top off this delightful night there was a gourmet breakfast awaiting guests that was not to be believed....

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Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
Reviewed 17 May 2016

This is our second visit and this time we stayed in the Lord Byron suite. We took advantage of our own private outside sitting area on our balcony. It was quiet and cozy. We could read and enjoy our evening appetizers. Our breakfast was delicious as usual and I enjoyed my wonderful massage by Nelly.

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Minneapolis, United States
Reviewed 5 April 2016

We recently had our fourth stay at the Rivertown Inn. It has become our "go to" place to celebrate special occasions. The entire house and the rooms are comfortable and relaxing. The staff is superb. The food has always been excellent even though we have had a different chef each visit. We love it so much we have given gift...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Built in 1884 at the height of Minnesota's logging boom, Rivertown Inn is a magnificently restored lumber baron mansion turned boutique-style inn offering sumptuous suites, impeccable service and extraordinary luxury. The inn offers seven individual suites and two bedchambers, each with a unique literary-inspired decor featuring elegant furnishings, rare antiques, live-flame gas fireplaces and private spa-quality baths. Indulge in a gourmet breakfast prepared by our chef and in the evening, gather for light hors d'oeuvres and fine wines at evening social hour. Enhance your stay at Rivertown Inn with a variety of unique packages designed to add to your special memories. Rivertown Inn also offers fun and informative monthly cooking classes featuring hands-on instruction and plentiful food and wine samplings. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Rivertown Inn

Address: 306 Olive St W, Stillwater, MN 55082-4932
Region: United States > Minnesota > Stillwater
Price Range: €200 - €305 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Rivertown Inn 4*
Number of rooms: 9
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“We love when B&B's have a carriage house, this place offers that!!”
 of 5 bubbles BigLake_MNBrenda, 16 Nov 2016 | Read review
“beware the "bathroom" choices if privacy is needed.”
 of 5 bubbles 95aleciae, 11 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Carriage House suites are larger with better/larger bathrooms”
 of 5 bubbles 715marybethe, 10 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Loved the decorations in each room!!”
 of 5 bubbles 261maureenv, 3 Oct 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms are unique. Many great choices1”
 of 5 bubbles 461vickib, 12 Sep 2016 | Read review
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