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Close to 3M campus
Located just off Interstate 94, this two-story hotel is four miles east of downtown Saint Paul, 14 miles east of downtown Minneapolis, and a half-mile from 3M headquarters.
Spacious pool area
The hotel offers a nine-foot-deep pool and a 12-person spa tub in a brick-enclosed indoor area that includes a gas-operated fire pit. Guests enjoy a complimentary hot breakfast buffet daily.
Guestrooms at Country Inn By Carlson have country-inn décor and wood furnishings. Amenities include complimentary high-speed Internet access, cable TV, pay movies, and complimentary HBO.Information missing or incorrect? Tell us!Opens in a new window
Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, St. Paul East, MN
Convenient to I-94, this inn is one half-mile (0.8 kilometer) from 3M, 4 miles (6.4 kilometers) from downtown St. Paul, and 25 minutes from the airport.
The Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, St. Paul East, MN offers a complimentary hot buffet breakfast daily, including waffles and scrambled eggs. Lunch and dinner are available at the Green Mill Restaurant and Bar.
The hotel offers a 9-foot-deep (2.74-meter-deep) indoor swimming pool, a 12-person spa tub, and a complimentary fitness center. Country Cupboard, in the lobby, sells frozen treats, sodas, and snacks. Parking is also complimentary.
Additional amenities include 5 meeting/banquet facilities, complimentary wireless Internet access throughout the property, and a business center.
- Coffee/tea in common areas
- Fitness facilities
- Indoor pool
- 24-hour front desk
- Free breakfast
- Business center
- Express check-out
- Free self parking
- Free WiFi
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Conference space size (meters) - 197
- Safe-deposit box at front desk
- Number of meeting rooms - 5
- Conference space size (feet) - 2120
- Gift shops or newsstand
- Laundry facilities
- Spa tub
- Total number of rooms - 152
- Number of floors - 2
- Number of buildings/towers - 1
- Multilingual staff
- Fireplace in lobby
- Free newspapers in lobby
Family Friendly Amenities
- Family Hotel
- Indoor pool
- Free Wi-Fi
- Laundry facilities
- Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)
Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi
Free self parking
- Connecting/adjoining rooms available
- Free cribs/infant beds
- Premium TV channels
- Video-game console
- Pay movies
- Premium bedding
- Air conditioning
- Free local calls
- Coffee/tea maker
- Daily housekeeping
- Hair dryer
- Iron/ironing board
- Cable TV service
- Pillowtop mattress
- Free WiFi
- Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
Where to Eat
Guests of the hotel enjoy a complimentary hot buffet breakfast each morning. Waffles, scrambled eggs. Hot and cold cereals. Muffins, bagels, breads. Yogurt, fruit. Hot and cold beverages.
Green Mill Restaurant and Bar - Open for lunch and dinner. A branch of the popular Twin Cities restaurant and sports bar chain is connected to the hotel. Deep-dish pizza is the specialty of the house. Pastas, burgers, hefty sandwiches.
Nearby Things to Do
In addition to the nine-foot-deep indoor pool and 12-person spa tub, there's also a complimentary fitness center, which offers treadmills, stationary bikes, and free weights.
Battle Creek Park, two miles away, has walking paths and cross-country skiing trails. Indian Mounds Park, incorporated into Battle Creek, has ancient burial mounds, picnic facilities, and hiking and biking trails. The Oak Marsh Golf Course is located two miles east of the hotel.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.
- Snowboarding nearby
- Golfing nearby
- Snowmobiling nearby
- Hiking/biking trails nearby
- Snowshoeing nearby
- Downhill skiing nearby
- Cross-country skiing nearby
If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.
- Accessible bathroom
- Roll-in shower
- In-room accessibility
Check-in time ends at midnight
Check-in time starts at 3 PM
Minimum check-in age is 21
Check-out time is noon
Children and extra beds
- Children are welcome.
- Kids stay free! Children 17 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
- Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 10 per night.
- Free cribs (infant beds)!
- Pets not allowed
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
- Rollaway bed fee: USD 10 per night
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We should mention
Children 17 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.