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Unique Things to do in Minnesota Near Our Bed and Breakfast

There are many unique things to do in Minnesota that are sure to be unforgettable experiences while visiting this one-of-a-kind area! Lanesboro includes interesting geological history, natural attractions for the outdoor enthusiast as well as a thriving arts community. This area has much to offer those who are looking for the not so usual things to do on vacation. The quaint, charming, and historic town of Lanesboro lies in the heart of what is known as “Bluff Country” in the Root River Valley. This place is considered a hidden gem of Southeastern Minnesota and you’ll find out why when you come to experience it for yourself!

While you are visiting this unique area, let our Minnesota bed and breakfast be the perfect accommodations for your best vacation! We offer 5 private guest rooms that you can retreat to at the end of a day of exploration. Our historic bed and breakfast were originally built in 1897 and many of the architectural details, such as the carved oak mantle on the fireplace, and the 8-foot tall pocket doors, have remained intact and have been beautifully restored.

The cozy and comfortable ambiance of our Lanesboro lodging will have you feeling like this is your elegant home away from home. If you are looking for the ideal place to stay while you visit this unique corner of Minnesota, book your room today! Continue reading

5 Fascinating Things to Do in Lanesboro This Fall

Looking for things to do in Lanesboro this fall? There’s no better place to take in Midwest fall color than a Midwest river town, with its lush greenery giving way to gorgeous reds, oranges and golds against the dramatic backdrop of stark high bluffs over rippling river water. And Lanesboro, Minnesota, a charming small town in the heart of historic bluff country on the Root River, is the perfect place to walk the woods, stroll the sidewalks, ride the river and do much more. One authority calls Lanesboro the “Belle of Bluff Country.” Certainly that is something worth seeing this fall?

Habberstad House Bed & Breakfast, which elegantly combines the charm of pioneer-era America with the best in contemporary guest amenities, is the perfect place to begin and end each day’s explorations. From here, it’s easy to enjoy all of the wonderful things to do in Lanesboro in the fall! Reserve a room at our Lanesboro Bed and Breakfast today! Continue reading

Canoeing & Kayaking in Lanesboro, Minnesota

Canoeing and Kayaking down the Root River Water Trail Near Lanesboro, MinnesotaWith thousands of lakes and more miles of river than we can count, there’s little doubt that southeastern Minnesota is the perfect place to get out on the water to beat the summer heat. Here at the Habberstad House in the Root River Valley, there are plenty of opportunities to get out and go kayaking or canoeing on the Root River Water Trail. Our historic Bed and Breakfast is located in the heart of downtown Lanesboro, and just a few minutes away from the spectacular Root River. Book your summer getaway to our Minnesota Bed and Breakfast, and get ready for an exciting canoeing or kayaking adventure. Continue reading

Explore the Root River State Trail in Minnesota This Summer

Explore the Root River Trail in Lanesboro, MinnesotaLanesboro, a charming little town known for its historic downtown and dedication to the arts, is located on the bluffs of Minnesota’s scenic Root River Valley. This part of southeastern Minnesota is stunningly beautiful, and perfect for a relaxing getaway. It’s also home to the popular and scenic Root River State Trail, which has been rated one of the best trails in all of Minnesota.  That’s saying quite a lot in a state known for its extensive outdoor activities and natural spaces! All along the Root River Trail, there are plenty of opportunities to bike, hike, and paddle your day away. Book your room at our Minnesota Bed and Breakfast today, and take the time to explore our section of the Root River State Trail this summer. Continue reading

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