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Hancock, Michigan
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

My husband and I spent one night and wished we had planned to stay longer. Cathy was very friendly and makes you feel very welcome in their home. Her attention to detail is second to none. We stayed in the suite with a wonderful indoor porch overlooking the beautiful gardens which are amazing. We will be back and will plan...

Thank Sarah B
Cedar Falls, Iowa
Reviewed 26 August 2016

My husband and I stayed at a log-cabin style resort north of Duluth for a few nights, and then decided to split our drive home in half and stay in Stillwater for one extra night. I'm SO glad we did, and so glad that we chose the Aurora Staples Inn! We had some disappointments at our resort, including an incredibly...

Thank Sarah R
Saint Paul, Minnesota, United States
Reviewed 5 August 2016

My wife and I had a wonderful weekend celebrating our anniversary. Cathy was a great host, and we enjoyed the delicious breakfast each morning. The location is perfect - close enough to walk to restaurants and shops, but up on a quiet hill away from the heavy activity. The porch is a lovely spot to read and relax. We rode...

Thank Jeff O
Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

This beautiful inn was such a great place to stay after our long walks and fun stops in Stillwater! The innkeepers were so pleasant and not to mention great cooks! The peacock room was beautiful, the vintage looks of this house really stood out and made the stay even more interesting!

Thank David D
North Prairie, Wisconsin
Reviewed 2 August 2016

On the last night of a 6000+ mile road trip, we decided to spend a night in Stillwater, having heard that it bore many similarities to another river town we very much enjoy: Galena. Aurora Staples popped up on an Internet search with available rooms. What luck! The house had the kind of architecture we relish in a B&B, and...

Thank georgigirl2014
Detroit Lakes, Minnesota
Reviewed 30 July 2016

We stayed in the Peacock Room for 3 nights. Very relaxing time, wonderful hosts, great food, would do it again in a heartbeat! First time visiting Stillwater, a real fun beautiful town. Went on a paddle boat evening dinner cruise on the St. Croix River.

Thank gwhunter52
Reviewed 30 July 2016

We celebrated our 19th anniversary at the Aurora Staples Inn. The location is absolutely perfect! We were able to walk to restaurants and antique stores easily. We LOVED having coffee delivered to the room, and breakfast was fabulous - especially the fruit course! The wine/beer and hors d' oeuvres upon arrival were perfect to enjoy while getting settled in before...

Thank Jennifer B
Eagan, Minnesota
Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

This is our second time at Aurora Staples. The Inn is a very relaxing wonderful place. Cathy is a great host and we felt very welcomed. The breakfast was outstanding I would recommend this to anyone wanting an evening away.

Thank Ericjensen1
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 22 July 2016

This is our third time staying at Aurora Staples Inn. The hosts are very friendly, the carriage house is wonderful, and the breakfast is delicious! Stillwater is a great, small town to visit. The St. Croix River, terrific restaurants, and shopping are all within walking distance.

Thank maryeaj
Marshfield, Wisconsin
Reviewed 20 July 2016

We celebrated our anniversary with a 2 night stay in this beautiful home. We stayed in the St. Croix Suite which was quite spacious and furnished with beautiful antique pieces. Cathy's attention to detail is evident in every area of this home - so many special touches. A wine and cheese welcome, delicious breakfasts, lively conversation around the breakfast table,...

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Aurora50, Owner at Aurora Staples Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much!! Thank you for staying with us, and we hope to see you again soon.

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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about Aurora Staples Inn

Address: 303 North Fourth Street, Stillwater, MN 55082
Region: United States > Minnesota > Stillwater
Price Range: RM513 - RM803 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Some rooms have only a bathtub, but the large St. Croix Suite has a shower & tub.”
  • The St. Croix Suite Dec. 2016
 of 5 bubbles lamawm819, 2 Jan 2017 | Read review
“All of the rooms are beautiful.”
 of 5 bubbles luvscats, 2 Jan 2017 | Read review
“The Carriage House is our favorite! Make sure you book more than one night to fully enjoy the B & B!”
 of 5 bubbles masolberg100, 8 Dec 2016 | Read review
“We had a room with a jacuzzi tub, which was very nice.”
 of 5 bubbles D1247NEmichellej, 5 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We had the St. Croix Suite. It was large, comfortable, lovely, a nice whirlpool bath and rain shower that had a view of the fireplace.”
 of 5 bubbles brlrer, 4 Nov 2016 | Read review
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