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Forest Lake Minnesota Hotels & Motels

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The Forest Lake center is about 14 miles northeast of National Sports Center and 16 miles south of Northwinds Gallery.

Located 30 miles north of the Twin Cities, Forest Lake, Minnesota, offers both outdoor adventures and easy access to the big city. Whether you want to get out and enjoy the great outdoors or you're eager to try your luck at the local casino, this Minnesota destination has just what you're seeking. Discover the best of Forest Lake, and find the ideal place to stay in this Minnesota gem. More from this guide...

Forest Lake Hotels, Motels & Accommodations

Americinn by Wyndham Forest Lake - Forest Lake
+1-888-389-4121
1291 West Broadway Ave., Forest Lake, MN 55025
  • Low-priced Lake hotel
  • Free comp. breakfast
Country Inn & Suites : 1954 Broadway Ave.
+1-888-675-2083
1954 Broadway Ave., Forest Lake, MN 55025
  • Cheap hotel
  • 56 sleeping rooms in hotel
  • No hot food
  • Friendly staff
From$139
Very Good 4.0 /5Review Score CallBookMore Details
Running Aces Casino Hotel Racetrack : 15215 Running Aces Blvd.
+1-800-716-8490
15215 Running Aces Blvd., Forest Lake, MN 55025
  • Luxurious 5-star property
  • Check in: 3:00 pm
Amerivu Inn & Suites Chisago City in Chisago City
+1-800-805-5223
29579 Sportsman Dr., Chisago City, MN 55013 ~8.84 miles northeast of Forest Lake
  • Affordable property
  • Check-in time: 3:00 PM
Hampton Inn & Suites Lino Lakes in Lino Lakes
+1-888-965-1860
579 Apollo Dr., Lino Lakes, MN 55014 ~9.05 miles southwest of Forest Lake
  • Three Star Rural property
  • Check-in: 3:00pm
  • Nice pool
  • Fitness center clean
From$119
Very Good 4.5 /5Recent Reviews CallBookMore Details
Rodeway Inn
+1-888-788-5576
11490 Lake Lane, Chisago City, MN 55013 ~9.30 miles northeast of Forest Lake
  • Cheap Lake property
  • Has environment-friendly policy Read more
Croixwood - Osceola
+1-888-897-9207
421 Ridge Rd., Osceola, WI 54020 ~11.76 miles east of Forest Lake
  • Affordable property
Americinn Lodge & Suites : 13440 Highway 65 Ne
+1-888-311-4278
13440 Highway 65 Ne, Blaine, MN 55304 ~13.23 miles west of Forest Lake
  • Mid-scale Suburban property
  • 52 rooms in hotel
Americinn Lodge & Suites by Wyndham - White Bear Lake
+1-888-469-4795
4675 White Bear Pkwy., White Bear Lake, MN 55110 ~13.38 miles south of Forest Lake
  • 3 star Highway property
  • Free comp. breakfast
Country Inn & Suites by Radisson Shoreview Mn in Shoreview
+1-888-734-9421
5995 Rice Creek Pkwy., Shoreview, MN 55126 ~14.30 miles southwest of Forest Lake
  • Midscale Suburban hotel
  • Hotel has 83 rooms
  • Vibe was good
  • Great continental breakfast
From$49
Very Good 4.5 /5Reviews CallBookMore Details
Fairfield Inn & Suites Minneapolis North / Blaine : 10643 Baltimore Ave. Ne
+1-888-841-5292
10643 Baltimore Ave. Ne, Blaine, MN 55449 ~14.44 miles southwest of Forest Lake
  • Midscale hotel
  • Hotel has 5 floors
From$50
Excellent 5.0 /5Reviews CallBookMore Details
Best Western Plus Blaine at the National Sports Center
+1-888-455-5160
10580 Baltimore St. Ne, Blaine, MN 55449 ~14.61 miles southwest of Forest Lake
  • 3-star Suburban hotel
  • Shuttle from airport available
From$100
Very Good 4.0 /5Recent Reviews CallBookMore Details
Super 8 Blaine : 9410 Baltimore St. Ne
+1-888-965-8297
9410 Baltimore St. Ne, Blaine, MN 55449 ~15.36 miles southwest of Forest Lake
  • Two star Suburban property
  • Check-in: 3:00pm
  • Vibe is not too good
  • No croissant
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Vadnais Heights
+1-888-906-6358
1100 East County Rd. East, Vadnais Heights, MN 55110 ~15.56 miles south of Forest Lake
  • Midscale Suburban hotel
  • Access to gym on-site
  • Every guests reviewed found the staff to be very friendly
  • Everything was clean
From$80
Very Good 4.0 /5Review Score CallBookMore Details
Country Inn & Suites in St. Paul
+1-888-749-6785
3505 Vadnais Center Dr., St. Paul, MN 55110 ~15.71 miles south of Forest Lake
  • Affordable Suburban hotel
  • Check-in: 3:00pm
  • Clean
  • Clean hotel facilities
Days Inn by Wyndham Mounds View Twin Cities North - Mounds View
+1-888-878-9982
2149 Program Ave., Mounds View, MN 55112 ~15.94 miles southwest of Forest Lake
  • Two star hotel
  • Hotel has 70 rooms
Americinn by Wyndham Mounds View Minneapolis in Mounds View
+1-888-389-4485
2200 Mounds View Blvd., Mounds View, MN 55112 ~16.10 miles southwest of Forest Lake
  • Midscale Suburban property
  • 10 suites in hotel
  • Most guests found the staff to be very friendly
  • Most guests complained about the bathroom
From$84
Very Good 4.5 /5Reviews CallBookMore Details
Best Western Plus St. Paul North / Shoreview - Shoreview
+1-888-389-4121
1000 Gramsie Rd., Shoreview, MN 55126 ~16.55 miles southwest of Forest Lake
  • Affordable Suburban property
  • Check in time: 3:00pm
  • Food is delicious
  • Location is great
From$77
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Hilton Garden Inn Shoreview in Shoreview
+1-888-675-2083
1050 Gramsie Rd., Shoreview, MN 55126 ~16.55 miles southwest of Forest Lake
  • Affordable Suburban property
  • Hotel has 3 meeting rooms
From$77
Very Good 4.5 /5Read Reviews CallBookMore Details
Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott St. Paul Northeast
+1-800-716-8490
1125 East County Rd. East, Vadnais Heights, MN 55110 ~16.56 miles south of Forest Lake
  • Midscale hotel
  • 88 rooms in hotel
From$90
Very Good 4.5 /5Review Score CallBookMore Details
Americinn by Wyndham North Branch - North Branch
+1-800-805-5223
38675 14th Ave., North Branch, MN 55056 ~16.62 miles north of Forest Lake
  • Two-star Highway hotel
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
Homewood Suites by Hilton : 1815 Old Highway 8 Northwest
+1-888-965-1860
1815 Old Highway 8 Northwest, New Brighton, MN 55112 ~16.74 miles southwest of Forest Lake
  • Three Star Suburban hotel
  • Fitness + Health Center
  • Friendly service
  • Most guests loved the menu selection
From$84
Very Good 4.5 /5Review Score CallBookMore Details
Lowell Inn
+1-888-788-5576
102 North 2nd St., Stillwater, MN 55082 ~16.76 miles southeast of Forest Lake
  • Luxury 5 star Downtown property
  • Hotel has 35 rooms
Springhill Stes Arden Marriott : 3920 Northwoods Dr.
+1-888-897-9207
3920 Northwoods Dr., Arden Hills, MN 55112 ~16.82 miles southwest of Forest Lake
  • Mid-scale hotel
  • Check-in time: 15:00
Quality Inn & Suites Arden Hills Saint Paul North
+1-888-311-4278
1125 Red Fox Rd., Arden Hills, MN 55112 ~16.85 miles southwest of Forest Lake
  • Three Star Suburban property
  • Check-in: 11:00
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Rates shown are nightly rates before taxes and do not necessarily reflect all Forest Lake, MN discounts available. The chart reflects the cheapest Forest Lake hotel for each day and each star rating category.

When would be the best time to visit Forest Lake, Minnesota?

Whether you want to experience a snowy winter or a sunny summer, you can always find the perfect time to visit Forest Lake. In the summer, the area usually enjoys high temperatures in the low 80s and occasional rainstorms. In the spring and fall, you'll typically find mild weather and highs around 60. In the winter, Forest Lake receives an average of 4.5 feet of snow and experiences lows in the single digits.

Want to make sure your trip aligns with a major event in Forest Lake? Plan to visit around Independence Day, when the city hosts its popular multiday Fourth of July party, complete with a parade, musical entertainment, and a fireworks show. Later in the summer, don't miss the Northern Lights Paddle, Yoga, and Music Fest, which invites locals and visitors to enjoy music and outdoor activities on the lake.

Below is a chart of the current pricing seasonality of hotels and motels in Forest Lake, MN:

seasonality of hotel rates in Forest Lake

Forest Lake by Star Rating

Below we've posted 3 graphs demonstrating mean rate patterns by star rating class in Forest Lake, MN. You can use these line graphs to determine the least expensive time period to make a reservation in Forest Lake for upcoming travels.

Where are the luxury hotel options around Forest Lake, Minnesota?

4 Star Average Prices: $99.00

Planning an upscale getaway to Forest Lake? You'll love the area's best high-end properties.

With more than 90 well-appointed guest rooms and facilities like an indoor pool and conference space, the Best Western Plus White Bear Country Inn is an excellent choice for an upscale stay. Start your day with the hotel's complimentary breakfast, take a dip in the saltwater pool, or have a blast in the game room. If you're traveling with a group, you can even look forward to a great deal, as this Best Western Plus offers an average group discount of more than 22 percent.

When you stay at the Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott St. Paul Northeast, you can look forward to spacious rooms and amenities designed for both business and leisure travelers. Stay in shape in the workout room, go for a swim in the pool, and catch up on work in the business center. Start your day on a delicious note with the Fairfield Inn's complimentary breakfast, and then gather with family and friends in the lobby area as you plan out a fun day in Forest Lake.

Stay at the Hilton Garden Inn Shoreview, and you'll be blown away by the well-maintained facilities. Vacationing families will love the indoor pool, while business travelers will appreciate the business center and meeting rooms. Use the free Wi-Fi to book excursions in the Forest Lake area, and in the evening, sit down to a great meal at the hotel's Garden Grille Lounge.

What options are in Forest Lake, MN for budget hotels?

3 Star Average Prices: $112.36

Considering a much-needed getaway to Forest Lake but need to keep an eye on your travel costs? Book one of the area's best budget-friendly hotels.

When you stay at the AmericInn by Wyndham Forest Lake, you'll be in the center of the action without having to overspend. This budget-friendly hotel includes all the essentials, including in-room amenities like minifridges and microwaves that help you keep your dining costs down. Log in to the free Wi-Fi to check in with family and friends back home, help yourself to hot coffee around the clock, and use the fitness center to stay in shape. In the morning, fuel up with the AmericInn's free homestyle breakfast buffet.

Located in Chisago City, the Rodeway Inn is just a short drive away from Forest Lake and offers quick access to tons of local attractions. This budget-priced hotel may be small, but it has everything you need for an affordable stay in the Forest Lake area. Watch the latest movies on your 42-inch flat-screen TV, heat up your favorite snacks in the microwave, or catch up on email using the in-room workspace. After a restful night's sleep, start your day with free breakfast before heading out to explore.

Nestled in nearby Blaine, the Super 8 by Wyndham Blaine has almost 50 guest rooms and suites with essentials like minifridges, microwaves, and free Wi-Fi. Upgrade to a suite for extra space and a sofa bed, or book a hot tub room for a special occasion. No matter which room type you choose, you'll appreciate this Super 8's low prices and numerous amenities, including an indoor pool, free continental breakfast, and complimentary coffee in the lobby. This Super 8 also welcomes travelers hitting the road with furry family members in tow.

3 Star Hotel Prices in Forest Lake

2 Star Average Prices: $95.05

2 Star Hotel Prices in Forest Lake

What are the best options in Forest Lake, MN for discount hotels?

Don't want to pay a penny more than necessary? Check out the best hotel discounts and group rates in Forest Lake.

Government employees can save at the AmericInn Lodge & Suites in White Bear Lake. This budget-friendly hotel is ideal for a getaway that won't break the bank, but it doesn't skimp on amenities either. You'll love the year-round indoor pool, the complimentary breakfast, and the spacious suite options at this rustic hotel.

AAA members can get low rates at the Days Inn by Wyndham Mounds View Twin Cities North. Whether you're staying for only a night or you're planning a longer getaway, this budget-friendly hotel welcomes you. With its free Daybreak breakfast, its on-site fitness center, and its guest laundry facilities, this Days Inn has everything you need for a comfortable stay. Business travelers will also appreciate the free Wi-Fi and 24-hour business center.

Senior travelers can get discounts at the Hampton Inn & Suites Lino Lakes. With more than 100 guest rooms and a long list of amenities, this mid-range hotel is ideal for families or business travelers. From the fitness center and indoor pool to the free breakfast buffet and on-the-go breakfast bags, this Hampton Inn has all your travel needs covered.

Which hotels in Forest Lake, Minnesota are most affordable?

Looking for a hotel that hits the sweet spot with affordable room rates and ample amenities? Browse the best value hotels in Forest Lake.

Book your stay at the Country Inn & Suites by Radisson Forest Lake, and you'll feel right at home. This welcoming hotel has just over 50 guest rooms and suites, and all include free Wi-Fi and free local calls. Treat yourself to free cookies and coffee in the lobby, and start your day with the Be Our Guest free breakfast, featuring waffles, breakfast burritos, and custom omelets. In a rush? Pick up a granola bar and a coffee from the grab-and-go breakfast bar to start your day on the go.

With its large rooms and convenient location, the Comfort Suites Chisago City is another great pick for Forest Lake visitors. You'll appreciate having extra space to work or relax, and you'll enjoy in-room extras like sofa beds, microwaves, and minifridges. Feeling hungry? Fuel up with the Comfort Suites' free hot breakfast or stock up on snacks in the on-site market. With free coffee and complimentary Wi-Fi, you'll have everything you need for a great stay.

Located just south of Forest Lake, the Holiday Inn Express & Suites Vadnais Heights offers easy access to Lake Country and the Twin Cities. All guest rooms include microwaves, minifridges, and coffee makers, so you'll have everything you need at your fingertips. Don't miss the indoor pool, on-site fitness center, or free Express Start breakfast. Hosting a corporate meeting or friendly get-together in the Forest Lake area? Reserve the Holiday Inn Express' event space, which spans more than 3,000 square feet and includes affordable catering options.

What can't-miss attractions does Forest Lake, MN have to offer?

Whether you're ready to hit the links or you'd rather explore the area's many parks, Forest Lake has something for everyone. Golfers can take their pick from several public courses, including the nine-hole Castlewood Golf and the 18-hole Tanners Brook Golf Club. Both offer online tee time reservations, and Tanners Brook has a driving area, a pro shop, and a clubhouse and bar.

Next, check out local walking and cycling trails, like the Hardwood Creek Regional Trail. This paved path spans the entirety of Forest Lake and offers a great opportunity for seeing more of the city while staying fit at the same time.

For an even bigger outdoor adventure, head to Big Marine Park Reserve, just southeast of Forest Lake. This 1,800-acre park features a waterfront area, a playground, and natural wetland habitats that serve as home to local flora and fauna.

Want to try your luck while you're in Forest Lake? Spend an evening at Running Aces Casino & Racetrack, located just over the city line in Columbus. Whether you want to join a poker or blackjack tournament, you want to watch racing, or you want to grab a bite to eat, this entertainment destination has it all. Be sure to check the calendar for upcoming concerts and comedy shows, too.

Ready to experience Forest Lake firsthand? Book the ideal accommodations for your group, and start planning your trip today.

FAQs about hotels in Forest Lake

What are the best rated hotels in Forest Lake?

Fairfield Inn & Suites Minneapolis North, Hampton Inn & Suites Lino Lakes and Americinn Lodge & Suites by Wyndham are the best rated hotels based on customer reviews in the last 365 days.

What are the most high-end hotels in Forest Lake?

Running Aces Casino Hotel Racetrack, Lowell Inn and Lora are the top 3 luxury hotels near Forest Lake city center.

What hotels are closest to the city center of Forest Lake?

Americinn by Wyndham Forest Lake, Country Inn & Suites, and Running Aces Casino Hotel Racetrack are the properties closest to Forest Lake city center.

How much does a cheap hotel in Forest Lake cost per night?

In the last year, a 2 star hotel in Forest Lake can be as cheap as $95.05 per night. (based on HotelPlanner prices)

How much does a 3 star hotel in Forest Lake cost per night?

In the last year, the average 3 star hotel in Forest Lake has been $112.36 per night. (based on HotelPlanner prices)

How much does a high-end hotel in Forest Lake cost?

In the last year, the average 4 star hotel in Forest Lake has been $99.00 per night. (based on HotelPlanner prices)

What are the best independent hotels in Forest Lake?

Lora, Grandstay Hotel & Suites Stillwater and Livinn Hotel are the best rated independent hotels (not part of a big brand).

What are the best Marriott hotels in Forest Lake?

Fairfield Inn & Suites Minneapolis North, Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott St. Paul Northeast and Residence Inn by Marriott are the best rated Marriott/Starwood branded hotels (based on customer reviews score).

What are the best Choice Hotels branded hotels in Forest Lake?

Quality Inn & Suites Arden Hills Saint Paul North, Comfort Inn & Suites Stillwater and Woodspring Suites Minneapolis North are the best rated Choice Hotels branded hotels (based on HotelPlanner reviews score).

What are the best Best Western hotels in Forest Lake?

Best Western Plus St. Paul North, Best Western Plus Isanti and Best Western Plus Blaine at the National Sports Center are the best rated Best Western branded hotels (based on user reviews score).

What are the most popular IHG hotels in Forest Lake?

Holiday Inn Express Roseville, Holiday Inn Express & Suites Vadnais Heights and Holiday Inn Express Minneapolis are the best rated Intercontinental Hotel Group (IHG) branded hotels (based on user reviews score).

Verified reviews of the city of Forest Lake

Below are reviews of the city of Forest Lake, MN from an actual visitor's perspective.

"Beautiful City"
Score 4.0 / 5

Very nice place to visit.

Michelle B., from 07-Aug-2019
"Hotel was nice!"
Score 4.0 / 5

Hotel had some nice shopping and dining within the area. Hotel was clean and nice.

Dawn S., from 30-Jul-2019
The average traveler rating of the city of Forest Lake, MN shown above is 4.0 out of 5 based on 2 reviews
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