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Near the Root River Trail, Theatre, Shops & Restaurants Great Parking & Bike Storage Families & Groups Welcome Comfortable Beds, Clean Rooms, Hot Coffee Family Hospitality in Lanesboro, Minnesota for 29 Years! The Cottage House "Your Inn When You're Out!"

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Casual Lanesboro MN Hotel Lodging

Located in Downtown Near the Root River State Trail

We are closed for overnight guests until Friday, March 29, 2024. 

Note:  The Root River State Bike Trail is closed for bridge construction between Heron Rd. and Grit Rd. from Feb. 12-June 1, 2024. This section is about one mile west of Lanesboro.  Refer to MN DNR website for updates.

Welcome to the Cottage House Inn and beautiful downtown Lanesboro! Established in 1993, our casual hotel is family-built, owned and operated.  Conveniently located on Parkway Avenue, you will find our location has easy access to the Root River State Trail and is within walking distance to the Commonweal Theatre Company, multiple restaurants and bars, retail shops, the city park, and the Root River!

Open most of the year, the family and group-friendly Cottage House Inn has 13 standard hotel rooms and two apartment suites. Our public spaces include our breakfast room where coffee and tea are served all day, our inviting lobby and our meeting room with the capacity to seat 36 people.  The Cottage House Inn makes you feel at home with our clean and comfortable rooms, relaxing front porch and warm hospitality.  We are proud to be your Inn when you’re out.

Cottage House Inn Blog ...

And just like that.....we are back open for another year of hosting you for your bluff country getaway!  Spring is here, with wide swings in temperature and precipitation, but the daffodils are still blooming and trees are just opening their buds.  Anglers and hunters are ready for trout fishing and turkey hunting.  Bikers are itching to get back on that beautiful pavement that...

Quiet Time in Lanesboro:  It may be quieter around town, but that means it is a perfect time to really relax and unplug in Lanesboro and Whalan for a day trip or overnight stay.  While some of our Inns (including us) close for a few months during the winter, there are still plenty of lodging options.  Check out availability on our Chamber lodging search, by... Preston Chamber of Commerce