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Rivertown Inn

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Denver, United States
Reviewed 3 August 2016

The staff was very welcoming and accommodated all our requests. We planned a day in Stillwater and not having to drive home added to our weekend enjoyment. The reception was nicely laid out and ready when we checked in. Our three course breakfast was served outside - the weather was perfect. The chef described each course too. There were 8...

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Minneapolis
Reviewed 2 August 2016

This was our 4th time at the Rivertown Inn and we just can't say enough great things about this place. It's only a couple blocks from downtown Stillwater. The staff are friendly and professional. We always stay in the Oscar Wilde suite and it's a beautiful room. Extremely comfortable and unique bed, luxury linens. Very quiet and romantic. The grounds...

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West Saint Paul, Minnesota
Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

Beautiful historic home with a charming carriage house. The staff was very accommodating. Food was great, breakfast was presented by the chef in courses. All organic and local. Comfortable rooms. We stayed in the Lord Tennison room in the attic... Bed was very comfortable. Bathroom was the essentials, not a lot of privacy (curtain, no door). It was clean and...

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Thank LaddN
Fitchburg, Wisconsin
Reviewed 21 July 2016

Stillwater is an old historic river town full of beautiful Victorian homes. As we drove up the steep hill from downtown, we were pleasantly surprised at the beautiful gardens surrounding the Rivertown Inn. As we entered, we were greeted by a friendly woman who graciously gave us a tour and actually encouraged us to touch all the antiques! No detail...

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Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 11 July 2016

Rivertown Inn is in a great location. Close enough to walk to downtown and the river (be prepared for a steep walk back) and far enough to be quiet. The grounds are well maintained and the flowers gorgeous. We enjoyed the Agatha Christie suite in the carriage house. It is unusal and there was a lot of attention to detail...

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Thank MBarb10
Reviewed 10 July 2016

We've stayed at several B&Bs in Stillwater, and this one is the cream of the crop. The Oscar Wilde suite is out of this world--from the rain shower/steam shower, to the jacuzzi tub, TWO fireplaces, private, well-appointed bathroom that's nicely separated from the rest of the room (not always a given at B&Bs), multiple sitting areas and luxe bed, it...

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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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Thank bunzley
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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Thank seebeck816
Reviewed 18 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 14 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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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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: $295 - $602 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Rivertown Inn 4*
Number of rooms: 9
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Longfellow Suite is below the third floor suite and separated from the other suites. Bonus: wonderful smells coming from the kitchen!”
  • Cupcakes delivered to our room.
  • Actual two person jetted tub.
  • Curtain to separate the bathroom.
  • Panoramic of the Longfellow Suite
Deckhand01, 26 Apr 2017 | Read review
“A variety of rooms with a lot of personality.”
tabathaerck, 3 Apr 2017 | Read review
“The Tennyson Suite is great for two people who can comfortably climb to the 3rd floor.”
  • Sink and toilet in small alcove off of main room, curtain no door
  • Main room of Tennyson Suite
  • Street view from Tennyson Suite, south side
  • Comfy chair and fireplace in main room
  • Amazing huge whirlpool tub, in main room
  • Table and chairs within main room
  • Second/sitting room in Tennyson Suite
kayj486, 27 Feb 2017 | Read review
“We love when B&B's have a carriage house, this place offers that!!”
BigLake_MNBrenda, 16 Nov 2016 | Read review
“beware the "bathroom" choices if privacy is needed.”
95aleciae, 11 Oct 2016 | Read review
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