Book our Grand Rapids, MN hotel to explore the birthplace of Judy Garland

Conveniently located off US Route 169, the Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Grand Rapids, MN provides easy access to the city’s most popular attractions. Walk next door to Judy Garland’s childhood home and enjoy a trip back to Oz. You can learn more about the area with a tour of the Forest History Center and the Historic Central School, both less than three miles from the hotel. Families appreciate being within walking distance of the Children’s Discovery Museum and less than an hour from Chippewa National Forest.

Need to relax after some time on the road? We offer a heated indoor pool and a hot tub. After a refreshing swim, stop by the lobby for a complimentary cookie to enjoy while you kick back in one of our spacious rooms with your canine travel companion. Use free Wi-Fi to stay connected to loved ones and wake up every morning to our free, hot breakfast.

Make snacks and chill drinks in your room with a microwave and fridge

After your arrival, decompress in a modern hotel room or suite by brewing a fresh cup of coffee and browsing the web with our free Wi-Fi. Our pet-friendly accommodations make it easy to travel with your entire family. You can store your favorite snacks in the fridge and heat them up in the microwave. Cap off the evening with a good movie on HBO before bedtime.

Queen Bed

  • 1 queen
  • 2 adults, 1 child
Set the alarm clock and wake up to a free, hot breakfast, served in our dining room, when you book this accessible room.

King Bed

  • 1 king
  • 2 adults, 1 child
In this standard room, you can watch news, sports, and movies with access to CNN, ESPN, and HBO and stay in touch with free Wi-Fi.

2 Queen Beds

  • 2 queen
  • 2 adults, 2 children
Flip through a free weekday newspaper while you sip a fresh cup of coffee in this standard room.

Studio Suite-King Bed

  • 1 king
  • 2 adults, 2 children
After a day of exploring, curl up on this suite’s sleeper sofa and stream your favorite series on your laptop using free Wi-Fi.

1 Bedroom Suite-King Bed

  • 1 king
  • 3 adults, 1 child
For a stay that feels almost like home, book this suite with a living room and a bedroom separated by a door.

Whirlpool Suite-King Bed

  • 1 king
  • 3 adults
Celebrating a special occasion? Make your stay even more memorable when you book this suite with a soothing whirlpool.

Services

Whether you’re here to hike, bike, fish, tour museums, or attend business meetings, Grand Rapids offers a wealth of recreational activities with its 1,000 lakes and 1,000 miles of trails. Pack up your family for an exciting day trip to Chippewa National Park, where you can explore the great outdoors. Fans of The Wizard of Oz won’t want to miss touring the Judy Garland Museum, filled with movie memorabilia, right next door to our hotel. You can also shop the nearby Central Square Mall before attending an inspiring show at the Reif Performing Arts Center. Visit these popular attractions:

Children's Discovery Museum

0.05 mi / 0.08 km from the hotel
This interactive museum encourages kids to learn by doing as they craft in the art room, excavate at the Dino Dig, and control the replica of a dam at the River Water Table.

Chippewa National Forest

52.42 mi / 84.37 km from the hotel
From hiking, fishing, and canoeing to camping, swimming, and waterskiing, Chippewa National Forest offers abundant opportunities to enjoy Minnesota’s natural beauty.

Eagle Ridge Golf Course

6.83 mi / 10.99 km from the hotel
This 18-hole course overlooking Trout Lake features wide fairways and picturesque greens.

Forest History Center

2.24 mi / 3.61 km from the hotel
Offering a hands-on experience, this historic Minnesota logging camp boasts a 1930s cabin, a fire tower, a bunkhouse, and a floating cook shack.

Judy Garland Museum

0.07 mi / 0.11 km from the hotel
Located in Judy Garland’s childhood home, this museum pays tribute to the star and the movie that made her an icon with an extensive collection of memorabilia. It also hosts the annual Wizard of Oz festival.

Historic Central School

2.03 mi / 3.27 km from the hotel
A piece of history from the 1890s, this old three-story schoolhouse is now home to several local shops, services, and art galleries.
2601 Highway 169 S, Grand Rapids, Minnesota 55744, United States

Situated just east of downtown Grand Rapids, MN off US Route 169, the Country Inn & Suites is well placed for outdoor pursuits. Our hotel sits east of Chippewa National Forest, south of George Washington State Forest, and northwest of Lake Superior. Here for a family vacation? You’ll appreciate our proximity to some of Grand Rapids’ top cultural destinations, including the Children’s Discovery Museum.