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Premium bedding, individually decorated, individually furnished
Premium bedding, individually decorated, individually furnished
Premium bedding, individually decorated, individually furnished

Aurora Staples Inn

3 out of 5

4.9/5 Exceptional

Guests rated this property 4.9/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Laundry
  • Housekeeping

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitizer provided
  • Personal protective equipment

Explore the area

    Popular LocationIce Castle8 min walk
    Popular LocationWarden's House Museum9 min walk
    Popular LocationLowell Park10 min walk
    AirportMinneapolis, MN (MSP-Minneapolis - St. Paul Intl.)38 min drive

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Suite, 1 King Bed (St. Croix Suite)

5/5 guest room rating
  • 415 sq ft
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 King Bed

Suite, 1 Queen Bed (Peacock Room)

5/5 guest room rating
  • 271 sq ft
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Queen Bed

Signature Suite, 1 King Bed (Carriage House)

5/5 guest room rating
  • 545 sq ft
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 King Bed

Suite, 1 Queen Bed (Riverview Suite)

5/5 guest room rating
  • 368 sq ft
  • River view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Queen Bed

Suite, 1 King Bed (Giverny)

  • 317 sq ft
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 King Bed

About this area


Located in Stillwater, Aurora Staples Inn is in the city center. Travelers eager for a bit of culture can stop by Somerset Amphitheater, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Lowell Park and Willow River State Park. Don't miss out on a visit to Pine Tree Apple Orchard. Discover the area's water adventures with kayaking, sailing, and boat tours nearby, or enjoy the great outdoors with hiking/biking trails. Guests appreciate the bed & breakfast's central location.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Ice Castle - 8 min walk
  • Warden's House Museum - 9 min walk
  • Lowell Park - 10 min walk
  • Lift Bridge Brewing Company - 5 min drive
  • Loggers Trail Golf Course - 7 min drive

Getting around

  • Saint Paul Union Depot - 27 min drive
  • Minneapolis - St. Paul Intl. Airport (MSP) - 38 min drive


  • Main Cafe — 7 min walk
  • Quickfire Pizza — 7 min walk
  • Leo's Grill & Malt Shop — 8 min walk
  • Green Room — 8 min walk
  • Mad Capper Saloon & Eatery — 8 min walk

About this property

Aurora Staples Inn

3-star suburban bed & breakfast near Lowell Park
A meeting room, laundry facilities, and a library are available at this smoke-free bed & breakfast. Free full breakfast, free WiFi in public areas, and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, free newspapers, multilingual staff, and wedding services are onsite. All rooms are individually decorated and offer free WiFi and free bottled water. In addition to upscale touches like private spa tubs and fireplaces, guests will find jetted tubs and premium bedding.
Aurora Staples Inn offers 5 air-conditioned accommodations with private spa tubs and fireplaces. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. Beds feature premium bedding. This Stillwater bed & breakfast provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Bathrooms include separate bathtubs and showers with jetted bathtubs, bathrobes, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottled water and coffee/tea makers. Housekeeping is provided daily.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Masks available
Hand sanitizer provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking on site

Food and drink

  • Free full breakfast available daily 9 AM–10:00 AM

Things to do

  • Canoeing

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities


  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Gift shop/newsstand
  • Library

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Multilingual staff
  • Ski equipment rentals
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • English

Business services

  • 1 meeting room


  • Garden
  • Outdoor furniture


  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)


  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Romance packages available
  • Smoke-free property
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities


  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Premium bedding


  • Bathrobes
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Jetted bathtub
  • Separate bathtub and shower

Food and drink

  • Champagne service
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Free bottled water


  • Fireplace
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished
  • Private spa tub

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Check-in from 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Early check-in subject to availability
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 21


Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
If you are planning to arrive after 5:30 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk


Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available
Cribs (infant beds) are not available

Property payment types

Important information

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a first aid kit, and window guards

Property is also known as

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Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Aurora Staples Inn and receive a full refund?
Yes, Aurora Staples Inn offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Aurora Staples Inn cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at Aurora Staples Inn?
As of Apr 11, 2021, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Aurora Staples Inn on Apr 12, 2021 start from $155, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Is Aurora Staples Inn pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at Aurora Staples Inn?
Self parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at Aurora Staples Inn?
Check-in is from 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM. Late check-in is available during limited hours.
What time is check-out at Aurora Staples Inn?
Check-out is at 11 AM.
Where is Aurora Staples Inn located?
Located in the heart of Stillwater, this bed & breakfast is 0.5 mi (0.8 km) from Lowell Park and within 12 mi (20 km) of Willow River State Park and White Bear Yacht Club. Pine Tree Apple Orchard and Float Rite Park are also within 12 mi (20 km).

Overall score and ratings



Rating 5 - Excellent. 78 out of 86 reviews
5 - Excellent 91%
Rating 4 - Good. 7 out of 86 reviews
4 - Good 8%
Rating 3 - Okay. 1 out of 86 reviews
3 - Okay 1%
Rating 2 - Poor. 0 out of 86 reviews
2 - Poor 0%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 86 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
It pretty amazing place I wish had time for they breakfast.The owners are amazing too.I love the little tour of the house.
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2021

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Great view from Riverview room. Very concerned owner. Delicious welcoming wine and snack tray. Breakfasts fantastic
Stayed 2 nights in Mar 2021

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
This bed and breakfast inn was fabulous! Quaint Victorian inn, clean room, super staff that greeted me on arrival with a welcoming tray of wine, fruit and chocolates. Delicious breakfast in the morning. Very cozy and comfortable bed!
Stayed 1 night in Feb 2021

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Beautifully quaint house that is very cozy. St Croix room was very comfortable and the jacuzzi tub wonderful to soak in while watching the two-sided gas fireplace.
Stayed 1 night in Jan 2021

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Attention to detail, beautiful property, delicious food, loved our room
Stayed 1 night in Jan 2021

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