We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Water Street Inn

Show Prices
GreenLeadersBronze level
Enter dates for lowest prices
powered by PriceFinder
Check In Check Out
1 room 2 adults 0 children
We check 200+ sites to find the latest and lowest prices.
Professional photos
Water Street Inn
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

315 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
There are newer reviews for Water Street Inn
See the most recent reviews
Showing 314: English reviews
Minnesota
Reviewed 30 May 2013

Stillwater is a lovely small town to visit and explore. The Water Street Inn is right in the middle of everything and has the best location. But, it is way too expensive for what you get. We stayed their on a package deal, which made it affordable, but even that was expensive. I purchased an upgrade to get a river...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank jumpingjames
Crystal, MN
Reviewed 28 May 2013

We are always pleased with our stay at the Water Street Inn! We get a balcony room over looking the scenic St. Croix River & lift bridge. The rooms/suites are very roomy with jacuzzi's and fireplace! The food and service is excellent. It is, however, quite pricey! But every now and then we treat ourselves with a night of fine...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank LynnHCrystal
Saint Paul, Minnesota
Reviewed 28 May 2013

Stayed overnight on a Sunday. Waited ten minutes for check in while another employee walked around staring at people but didn't help anyone. The room was very, very large, but oddly laid out. There was a full dining room - no one goes to Stillwater to eat in their room! The four poster bed was beautiful but quite possibly the...

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank BR1969
Minnetonka, Minnesota, United States
Reviewed 14 May 2013

A view of the St Croix River from your balcony, Victorian 4 poster bed, walk-in shower, whirlpool tub, and a fireplace and this is just the beginning! Sound like your type of trip, it was for me and my husband for our anniversary and many time since! We could sit on the outside deck in the evening and have a...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank BeckyElston
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 13 May 2013

The best thing about this hotel is the location, which is the only reason they get away charging at least $200/night. I know they have updated some of the rooms, but ours was not one of them. Imagine peeling wall paper, water spots on the ceiling, cracked bathroom tiles, lumpy pillows, and dated decor. The other issue I had is...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Kristin G
minnesota
Reviewed 10 May 2013

Stayed 4/27/2013 for my birthday. We came across a good internet deal and our kids booked rooms also. For as late as the check in is my husband & I were the last to receive our room & we waited a long time. Had I known my review would not be top end I would have timed all the disappointments....

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank minnesota_nice
Mankato, Minnesota
Reviewed 9 May 2013

The food in the restaurant was very good,,,both dinner and breakfast. Service was attentive and helpful, The front desk was welcoming. The room was large, not too seedy, and had a good view of the river. It was near the elevator which was not a bother but a convenience with luggage. The queen bed was not very comfortable...sleepable but a...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank JaBHO43286
Maple Grove
Reviewed 7 May 2013

I thought the room was beautiful and had an old historic feel to it. All the girls that stayed the night thought the room was amazing. We would def do it again - hopefully soon. The only thing I would change is the price of the room... a little spending for a small town.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Jaime L
Waseca, Minnesota
Reviewed 1 May 2013

A group of us rented several rooms this past weekend, and the property and atmosphere was nice. Our rooms were clean, and each room had it's own unique character. The bed was comfortable, but the pillows were ridiculously lumpy: honestly the sorriest excuse for a pillow I have ever seen. The service was TERRIBLE, both at the front desk and...

 Report
Helpful?
3Thank Cody M
Shoreview, Minnesota
Reviewed 29 April 2013

The location of the Water Street Inn is great and the rooms have a lot of potential but have not been maintained. We paid about $190 for the room on a weeknight and were given a corner room facing the road. The hotel missed an opportunity to impress us since the hotel was almost empty, so I was surprised that...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Steve V

113 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (98)
Viewed
Room/Suite (33)
Viewed
View from Room (3)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (14)
Viewed
Bathroom (11)
Viewed
Dining (2)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (2)
Viewed
Other (33)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (15)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (8)
Viewed
Dining (4)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (1)
Viewed
Room/Suite (1)
Viewed
Other (1)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Stillwater
3.2 km away
GrandStay Hotel & Suites Stillwater
1.1 km away
Comfort Inn & Suites
Comfort Inn & Suites
#4 of 7 in Stillwater
118 reviews
3.8 km away
AmericInn Hotel & Suites Stillwater
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
26.0 km away
The Saint Paul Hotel
The Saint Paul Hotel
#2 of 16 in Saint Paul
694 reviews
16.2 km away
BEST WESTERN PLUS White Bear Country Inn
11.6 km away
Royal Inn - Hudson
Royal Inn - Hudson
#3 of 8 in Hudson
87 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
GreenLeadersBronze level
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Historic Water Street Inn in the heart of Downtown Stillwater. All guestrooms with double whirlpools, most with fireplaces and balconies overlooking the River. Restaurant with indoor & outdoor seating, Irish Pub overlooking the river, meeting, banquet and wedding facilities for 2 to 300 people. Stillwater’s only Inn on the River. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Water Street Inn

Address: 101 Water Street South, Stillwater, MN 55082
Region: United States > Minnesota > Stillwater
Price Range: $137 - $445 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Water Street Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 41
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Expedia, Priceline and Agoda so you can book your Water Street Inn reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Water Street Hotel Stillwater
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Water Street Inn staff and other travellers.
1 question
Ask a question
over a year ago

See all questions (1)

Questions? Get answers from Water Street Inn staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“I wouldn't recommend staying at this hotel”
 of 5 bubbles ddickerson50, 22 Mar 2017 | Read review
“river side!”
 of 5 bubbles MNTraveler838, 23 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Half of the rooms overlook the river. Those in the newer section of the hotel have balconies. Be sure to ask.”
 of 5 bubbles bilavon1, 28 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Chester A Arthur Suite, river and lift bridge view!”
  • Chester A Arthur Suite
 of 5 bubbles ashleyv804, 29 Aug 2016 | Read review
“We had a corner room with a balcony and big windows with views of the river and the historic downtown.”
 of 5 bubbles comtnfun, 8 Aug 2016 | Read review
5 of 5