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The Inn at Shattuck St. Mary's
3.5 out of 5
1000 Shumway Avenue, Faribault, MN
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The price is $100 per night from Jan 20 to Jan 21
4.8/5Exceptional! (95 reviews)

"The property is set back on a preparatory schools campus- very cool views as you drive back to the hotel (We stayed in October, so especially pretty views with the leaves changing.) The staff was very kind and accommodating, there were 24/7 snacks, water, juice and coffee. The only thing we did not ..."…"

Reviewed on Oct 19, 2020

The Inn at Shattuck St. Mary's
GrandStay Residential Suites Hotel
2.5 out of 5
1500 20th St Nw, Faribault, MN
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The price is $84 per night from Feb 1 to Feb 2
4.6/5Wonderful! (302 reviews)

"I liked the in room kitchen. I am diabetic and it makes traveling easier and healthier."…"

Reviewed on Jan 3, 2021

GrandStay Residential Suites Hotel
Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Albert Lea, MN
2.5 out of 5
2214 E Main St, Albert Lea, MN
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The price is $76 per night from Feb 14 to Feb 15
4.5/5Wonderful! (686 reviews)

"Very good location. Friendly staff. Very clean and safe. Pool fitness center closed d/t covid. Breakfast was served n room."…"

Reviewed on Jan 4, 2021

Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Albert Lea, MN
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Contented Cottage Bed and Breakfast
3.5 out of 5
5 Walden Pl, Northfield, MN
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4.5/5Wonderful! (19 reviews)

"Very comfortable place, friendly hosts; plentiful breakfast."…"

Reviewed on Oct 26, 2019

Contented Cottage Bed and Breakfast
Best Western Plus Albert Lea I-90/I-35 Hotel
2.5 out of 5
821 E Plaza Street, Albert Lea, MN
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The price is $75 per night from Jan 20 to Jan 21
4.3/5Excellent! (593 reviews)

"Very good place to stay the night"…"

Reviewed on Oct 19, 2020

Best Western Plus Albert Lea I-90/I-35 Hotel
Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Albert Lea - I-35
2.5 out of 5
77820 Main St E, Albert Lea, MN
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The price is $80 per night from Jan 29 to Jan 30
4.3/5Excellent! (308 reviews)
Hotel nice. Albert Lea very small town

"Hotel relatively new. Lighting in room seemed dim. Asked for floor with ice machine for convenience. Keys didn’t work so had to go back to desk. No luggage carts as guests hadn’t returned. Found one in hallway on upper floor. Bed comfortable. King suite was roomy with fridge, microwave and small ..."…"

Reviewed on Oct 10, 2020

Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Albert Lea - I-35
Baymont by Wyndham Owatonna
2.5 out of 5
245 Florence Avenue, Owatonna, MN
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The price is $92 per night from Jan 25 to Jan 26
4.3/5Excellent! (306 reviews)

"They were under renovation so the mess was understandable...so no complaints in regards to this. Outside trash can was always full...but again...not a real issue."…"

Reviewed on Oct 15, 2020

Baymont by Wyndham Owatonna
Archer House
3 out of 5
212 Division St., Northfield, MN
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4.2/5Excellent! (393 reviews)
Weekend in Northfield.

"Stay was very comfortable. Only complaint was that the tv wasn't working. Was told to reboot it which we did two times and still it wouldn't work."…"

Reviewed on Oct 12, 2020

Archer House
Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Owatonna, MN
2.5 out of 5
130 Allan Ave, Owatonna, MN
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The price is $92 per night from Jan 30 to Jan 31
4.2/5Excellent! (279 reviews)
Thanks for the stay

"Very accommodating staff!"…"

Reviewed on Oct 18, 2020

Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Owatonna, MN
AmericInn by Wyndham Northfield
2.5 out of 5
1320 Bollenbacher Dr, Northfield, MN
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The price is $76 per night from Jan 25 to Jan 26
4.2/5Excellent! (233 reviews)

"It exceeded our expectations for the price. Was very pleasant despite covid-19 restrictions in place."…"

Reviewed on Jan 4, 2021

AmericInn by Wyndham Northfield
AmericInn by Wyndham Albert Lea
3 out of 5
811 East Plaza Street, Albert Lea, MN
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The price is $65 per night from Jan 24 to Jan 25
4/5Very Good! (479 reviews)

"Room was clean, staff was friendly. Refrigerator was large enough."…"

Reviewed on Jan 3, 2021

AmericInn by Wyndham Albert Lea
Ramada by Wyndham Albert Lea
3 out of 5
2301 E Main St, Albert Lea, MN
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The price is $52 per night from Jan 24 to Jan 25
3.9/5Very Good! (632 reviews)

"We were just happy to have a clean and warm bed. We had to wait for the room to warm up, but overall everything was fine."…"

Reviewed on Dec 9, 2020

Ramada by Wyndham Albert Lea
Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Northfield, MN
2.5 out of 5
300 Highway 3 S, Northfield, MN
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The price is $94 per night from Jan 28 to Jan 29
3.7/5Good! (358 reviews)

"Convenient to the college. Recently remodeled. Good shower. Chintzy towels and pillows. Comfy bed. Noisy as right by train tracks but they thoughtfully provided ear plugs. Room is quite tight with only one chair to sit on beside beds. No place to open 2 suitcases (small ones). No shelf space or place ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug 15, 2020

Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Northfield, MN
Quality Inn & Suites
2.5 out of 5
2306 East Main Street, Albert Lea, MN
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The price is $64 per night from Jan 20 to Jan 21
3.5/5Good! (30 reviews)
Nice place to stay

"Our stay was very nice, staff friendly and helping. We would recommend this hotel."…"

Reviewed on Oct 6, 2020

Quality Inn & Suites
Oakdale Motel
2.5 out of 5
1418 S Oak Ave, Owatonna, MN
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3.3/5 (34 reviews)
Mom n Pop place, so don't expect the Hilton feel

"It's a mom n pop place, so you can't expect the Hilton feel from it. It needs much updating. The room could have been cleaned better (a tiny bit of dust on the headboards, back of the toilet was not cleaned, old soap left in shower, corners of bathroom needed a scrubbing). Would be nice to have more ..."…"

Reviewed on Jan 27, 2020

Oakdale Motel
Quality Inn Owatonna
2 out of 5
150 Saint John Dr, Owatonna, MN
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The price is $75 per night from Jan 20 to Jan 21
3/5 (263 reviews)

"No masks were worn by employees upon check-in. In the morning the desk clerk was wearing one."…"

Reviewed on Sep 8, 2020

Quality Inn Owatonna
Sky-Palace Inn & Suites Northfield
2.5 out of 5
1420 Riverview Dr, Northfield, MN
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The price is $59 per night from Jan 25 to Jan 26
3/5 (286 reviews)

"The room was fine, sleep was good. The front desk staff was very accommodating and helpful. We would stay here again."…"

Reviewed on Dec 25, 2020

Sky-Palace Inn & Suites Northfield
Executive Inn - Owatonna
2.5 out of 5
745 State Ave, Owatonna, MN
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The price is $60 per night from Jan 20 to Jan 21
2.9/5 (82 reviews)
lean freindly

"clean and quite. great staff"…"

Reviewed on Jun 15, 2020

Executive Inn - Owatonna
Motel 6 Albert Lea, MN
2 out of 5
2019 E Main Street, Albert Lea, MN
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The price is $50 per night from Jan 20 to Jan 21
2.7/5 (228 reviews)

"Was convenient and cost was fine. People sre nice but too bad theres no breakfast. Parking is good also."…"

Reviewed on Oct 5, 2020

Motel 6 Albert Lea, MN
Countryside Inn Motel
2 out of 5
2102 E Main St, Albert Lea, MN
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The price is $49 per night from Jan 20 to Jan 21
2.5/5 (105 reviews)
comfort

"clean comfortable"…"

Reviewed on Jun 15, 2020

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About Owatonna Historic Hotels

Visiting new cities can be more than just going somewhere different for your trip, it can also be about taking in the culture and history of a place. A perfect way to experience the culture of an area is to absorb yourself in its history. Touring landmarks or museums is a fine beginning, but a stay in a Owatonna historic hotel can whisk you back to the past. Pack your suitcases (no need for a time machine) as your Owatonna famous hotel awaits.

Grab Your Place in History

Many of the historic accommodations in Owatonna transport you to a past era as soon as you pass through the front door. From unique architecture to some of the oldest hotels in Owatonna infused with a rich past, these surroundings will make you may begin to wonder if you have stepped into a history book. Luckily, you won't have to live totally in the past. While these lodgings may be vintage, they have many up-to-date comforts to help you wind down during your holiday. You will discover your room outfitted with a comfy bed and just about everything you'll need for a marvelous visit.

Once you've spent time appreciating your hotel, you can visit the well-known landmarks and art galleries to appreciate more of the region's culture. While you are out and about, make sure to make a stop at National Farmers' Bank, which is a noteworthy Owatonna historical landmark. Of course, all this time traveling can work up an appetite. Make sure to ask your hotels' front desk staff to show you where a few of the area's favorite spots to enjoy a cocktail or a bite to eat in Owatonna are. You can also scan through the comments section and review the places other travelers to Owatonna thought were merit a visit.

Reserve Your Owatonna Historic Hotel Today

If you desire to get the most from your Owatonna visit, staying in one of these vintage hotels will elevate your time spent in this renowned city. Having 293 of these one-of-a-kind accommodations to choose from. Rates on these Owatonna historic hotels range from $49 to $100. You are certain to discover at a great rate. However, just like the historical locations you're exploring, these rates won't last indefinitely. Book soon to get your room in one of these landmark properties.

Frequently asked questions

What should a history buff expect from a stay in Owatonna?
You’ll probably want to seek out the historical sites while on vacation in Owatonna. While you’re out exploring, you might want to check out the restaurants and bars. During your trip to this family-friendly area, you also can spend time at the shops.
What's the best accommodation in Owatonna that's close to historical sites?
Based on our travel expertise, Archer House is a top 3-star hotel for history seekers booking on Expedia, and it offers 2 restaurants and free WiFi. Northfield Historical Society is a short walk away. Other choices to soak up the local history include Contented Cottage Bed and Breakfast and GrandStay Residential Suites Hotel.
How many historical hotels will I find in Owatonna?
Owatonna has 53 hotels and other accommodations bookable on Expedia, including 24 historic hotels or hotels close to historic sites.
What are the most important historical places and other sights to visit in Owatonna?
Owatonna is notable for landmarks like Shattuck-St. Mary’s School, Northfield Historical Society, and State Orphanage Museum. Cultural venues include Paradise Center for the Arts, Farmamerica Minnesota Agricultural Interpretive Center, and Village of Yesteryear. A couple of additional sights to add to your agenda are Owatonna Public Library and RAD Zoo.
What is a historic hotel like in Owatonna?
Guests who book a historic hotel can sleep in a building that has an officially recognized national historic designation. A castle, stately home, palace or even a pub, lodge, old police station, or skyscraper can be considered a historic hotel as long as it’s a place of special interest. Traditional architecture and period features can be admired in the communal spaces and guestrooms of such hotels in Owatonna, giving a real sense of character.
What is the difference between a historic hotel and a heritage hotel?
You’ll often hear the term “heritage hotel” in Asia and Europe, while “historic hotel” is more common in the U.S. though overall the terms are quite similar. The architecture and actual building of historic hotels are generally what’s most significant. For a heritage hotel, mainly, it’s cultural value as well as how it shaped the community.
Do historic hotels in Owatonna have modern facilities?
Hotels have the safety features and modern conveniences you’ve come to expect, but every effort is made to preserve treasured traditions and historic facades. WiFi, heating and air conditioning, updated bathroom facilities, and the usual amenities found in any hotel will be available in a historic hotel. Rest assured that when you choose a historic hotel in Owatonna, you won’t find a place that’s uncomfortable or rundown.

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