Discover the natural beauty of Lake Orono from our hotel in Elk River

Located within 40 miles of the bustling Twin Cities, the Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Elk River, MN provides a quiet oasis in Central Minnesota. You can embrace the area’s natural beauty with a family picnic along the shores of Lake Orono, a round of 18 at Cedar Creek Golf Course, or a hike through Beebe Lake Regional Park. Craving some big-city fun? Head about 40 minutes south of the hotel to reach downtown Minneapolis, where you can spend the day exploring world-class art galleries, museums, and restaurants.

Start each morning fueled for adventure at the free, hot breakfast featuring our signature waffles. When you’re ready to unwind after shopping at nearby Albertville Premium Outlets, treat yourself to a soak in the hot tub or join the kids for splash time in the indoor pool. Before heading up to your room, you can round out the day with a free cookie or cup of coffee from the lobby.

Unwind in a family-friendly room with a fridge and microwave

After a day spent hiking at Lake Orono, retire to your room or suite and upload your favorite action shots to social media using free Wi-Fi. For a quick bite to eat, you can heat up a snack in the microwave and sip drinks you chilled in the fridge. If you’re traveling with family, ask about cribs, rollaway beds, or bunk beds to ensure everyone has a comfortable place to rest.

Queen Bed

  •  395 ft²
  • 1 queen
  • 2 adults
Start your morning in this accessible standard room with a fresh cup of coffee and a free weekday USA Today® newspaper.

2 Queen Beds

  • 2 queen
  • 5 adults
Budget-conscious groups and families appreciate these standard rooms with a microwave, a mini fridge, and HBO.

King Bed

  •  415 ft²
  • 1 king
  • 3 adults
Prepare a cup of coffee or tea before watching an HBO movie in one of our comfortable standard rooms.

Whirlpool Suite-King Bed

  •  490 ft²
  • 1 king
  • 3 adults
In this upgraded suite, you can end every night with a tasty drink and a soothing soak in your private whirlpool.

1 Bedroom Suite-King Bed

  •  465 ft²
  • 1 king
  • 5 adults
Your family can spread out in this one-bedroom suite with a separate living room featuring a sleeper sofa.

Premium Family Suite

  •  475 ft²
  • 1 king 2 special
  • 6 adults
Ideal for group travel, this premium suite offers a separate living room with a twin/full bunk bed.
Looking to host an afternoon or evening event in Elk River? We offer 450 square feet of meeting space with flexible seating arrangements that can accommodate up to 30 guests. Enjoy access to free Wi-Fi and our business center, as well as a projector and screen. Our team is available to help with everything from event setup to catering arrangements.


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With more than 40 parks and over 75 miles of paved walkways, hiking, and biking trails, Elk River is perfect for outdoor explorers. Be sure to pack your hiking boots for a day at Sand Dunes State Forest and a picnic basket for an outing to Lake Orono. For a unique experience, you can immerse yourself in mid-19th-century farm life with a tour of Oliver Kelley Farm. Add these popular attractions to your itinerary:

Albertville Premium Outlets

7.06 mi / 11.36 km from the hotel
Plan strategically to maximize your time at more than 60 brand-name retail shops, including American Eagle, Gap Factory, Lululemon, and Michael Kors Outlet.

Guthrie Theater

27.42 mi / 44.13 km from the hotel
Don’t miss the chance to see an innovative modern drama or a classic Shakespearean work performed at this top-class theater. Before the show, spot the famous actors in the images from previous Guthrie productions printed on the building’s exterior.

Elk River Arena

0.66 mi / 1.06 km from the hotel
Strap on your skates and head out on the ice with your family, or just bundle up and watch from the sidelines at this Olympic-size rink.

Elk River Golf Club

2.55 mi / 4.11 km from the hotel
Whether you’re a scratch golfer or a beginner, you can have fun on the fairways at this 18-hole, par 72 course.

Lake Orono

2.11 mi / 3.4 km from the hotel
Enjoy boating, fishing, and hiking at the scenic 281-acre Lake Orono, which features a public park on its south shore. You can also explore the shores of the Elk and Mississippi rivers.

Oliver Kelley Farm

3.9 mi / 6.28 km from the hotel
Step back in time with a visit to this working farm, a historic landmark dedicated to preserving the ways of Minnesota farming life in the 1860s. Guests can visit barnyard animals, work in the farm’s gardens, and churn butter.
18894 Dodge Street NW, Elk River, Minnesota 55330, United States

Located off highways 169 and 10, the Country Inn & Suites, Elk River, MN offers easy access to downtown Minneapolis, about a 40-minute drive away. Our hotel is also less than an hour from Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport (MSP) via I-494N. During your stay, you’ll enjoy being close to numerous restaurants as well as great shopping opportunities at Albertville Premium Outlets.