The Best Romantic Getaways in Minnesota

Minnesota is a terrain that is quite unknown to most, but it holds some of nature's most hidden gems, perfect for escaping with your partner. Whether native to the Northern U. S. or just looking for a romantic getaway, there are plenty of options to choose from.

From luxury resorts to cozy cabins, here are some of the best romantic getaways in Minnesota. Kavanaugh's Sylvan Lake Resort is the perfect place for a romantic getaway. Escape to your own private cabin at the Boyd Lodge, where you'll find a wood burning fireplace, a grill, a spotless, fully equipped kitchen, cable TV, and pure comfort. For an all-inclusive experience, head to Lost Lake Lodge in Lake Shore. With luxury accommodations and gourmet dining, you and your loved one will enjoy all the benefits of a first-class resort while staying by the lake.

In winter, put on your ice skates to enjoy a romantic walk on the frozen lake with your partner. Explore an astounding 240 miles of trails with trails for cross-country skiing, snowshoeing or snowmobiling. In summer, you have access to 108 holes of golf within a 1.5-mile radius. It has an indoor and an outdoor pool, as well as an indoor hot tub.

Outside the resort's facilities, you can rent bikes, paddleboards, kayaks, canoes, and more for a day of fun. The James Hotel is located between the Twin Cities and Rochester and is filled with 19th-century buildings and 1,000 acres of preserved land in the Red Wing. Dine in the fabulous restaurants, socialize in the intimate lounge and relax in the relaxing spa. Enjoy the divinity of urban life with your loved one at this elegant hotel located in the heart of downtown Minneapolis. The Grand Hotel is your golden ticket to the City of Lakes. When you and your partner stay here, you'll be just steps away from the Theater District, impeccable shopping, exclusive restaurants, and numerous museums. On beautiful Pelican Lake in western Minnesota, the Birch Forest Lodge promises an enchanting getaway for lovers and pelicans alike.

Rent your own private cabin along the lakeside and escape to privacy while still having all the amenities and activities of a resort at your disposal. Exchange the hustle and bustle of everyday life with the peace and quiet of nature at Grand Ely Lodge. This relaxing environment between nature and the lakes that border Canada will surely make your mind relax and recover the memory of your loved one. The charming Water Street Inn is located in Stillwater, Minnesota and is Stillwater's only waterfront hotel. In your room, you'll find double hot tubs, fireplaces, balconies, and stunning river views. As the name suggests, East Silent Resort is perfect for a relaxing getaway to soothe the soul. Located on 40 quiet acres in the Northwoods, this resort gives you solitude and tranquility. When you feel like enjoying a weekend painting the city red with your partner, be sure to visit W Minneapolis - The Foshay.

This elegant hotel offers “modern luxury” combined with the rich history of Minneapolis. At Cragun's Resort on Gull Lake any day will be like a romantic getaway. This central Minnesota resort offers beach access, lush forests and cozy accommodations. The Archer House River Inn dates back to 1877 and is still operating strongly. With an on-site tavern and Indian restaurant, you and your loved one can enjoy all that this historic inn has to offer. Finally, when you stay on The Northern Rail you'll have a completely unique experience. This train car converted into a hotel offers 17 rooms made with wagons.