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708 Parkway Ave S, Lanesboro, MN 55949-9733, USA    
(800) 944-2158, (507) 467-2158
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- $225

Book a Room $110 - $225

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Circa 1889. Fully restored, this Queen Anne Victorian B&B in Lanesboro, Minnesota is a historic masterpiece with original woodwork and stained-glass windows. The dining room boasts rare stamped leatherette paneling. Period antiques and reproduction pieces blend well together. Historic Scanlan House Bed and Breakfast Inn offers guest rooms and suites with an assortment of amenities from fine linens and lace to fireplaces and whirlpool tubs. Linger over a multi-course gourmet breakfast before beginning the day's adventures in this scenic area. The inn is only six blocks from the Root River State Bike Trails. Ask about special packages available.

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$110 to $225

Off Season: $110 to $225

Payment Types Accepted Include Visa, Travelers Checks, Personal Checks, American Express, Master Card, Discover and Debit Cards.


This property has 7 total guest accommodations with private bath, 5 with fireplaces, 6 with whirlpools, 3 suites. The types of beds available include Queen.

  • Air Conditioning
  • Bath Amenities
  • Bicycles
  • Cable TV
  • DVD
  • Gift Shop
  • Hair Dryer
  • Telephone
  • Television
  • Wireless Internet Access

Business Traveler Amenities

  • Television
  • Internet Access
  • Wireless Internet Access
  • Hair Dryer
  • Gym Nearby

Events Hosted

    • Romantic Getaways
    • Family Reunions
    • Small Meetings
    • Receptions
    • Christmas Parties

Spa Services

On-Site Spa Services

  • Massages

Liquor License

    • Beer & Wine

Romantic Interest

From the moment you walk through the door, you find yourself in another time and place. You can't help but let yourself take it all in and bring you back to a romantic place in time.

Innkeepers Association Memberships

Minnesota Bed and Breakfast Association, Minnesota Motel Association, Lanesboro Area Chamber

Describe Garden and Grounds

The grounds are decorated in an abundance of mixed flowers and sitting gardens. You will have to take our virtual tour on our website to really appreciate it all.

Reservation/Cancellation Policies:

Children Restrictions

We are happy to have children over 8 years old. Our Sunrise and Steeple Suites will accomodate up to three persons


A $15 bookkeeping fee per room will be imposed for all cancellations. Should you cancel a reservation 7 days or less from your scheduled visit - there is a full charge (unless the room can be re-booked). Bookings of two to three rooms must cancel 14 days prior to reservation. Four or more rooms, 21 days prior to reservation


Smoke Free Property and Outside Only.

Other Activities

    • Antiquing
    • Art Galleries
    • Bicycling
    • Canoeing/Kayaking
    • Fishing
    • Golf
    • Hiking
    • Horseback Riding
    • Live Theater
    • Museums
    • Parks
    • Shopping (Local Crafts)
    • Skiing Cross Country
    • Tennis
    • Water Sports
    • Wineries
    • Amish Tours

Historic Interest

National Register home built in 1889 by Michael Scanlan, member of the founding family of Lanesboro. The house was the first in Lanesboro to have electricity and indoor plumbing and even had a private water tower.

Historic Awards:

  • National Register (Granted)
  • State Register (Granted)
  • Local Register (Granted)
  • National Historical Site (Granted)
  • State Historical Site (Granted)
  • City Historical Site (Granted)

Historic Memberships:

  • Local Historical Society

Get a Free Night at this inn

The dates this property will honor the certificate are Nov. 15 - Dec. 20; No holidays or weekends. Subject to availability.

- One Night Free: This property is featured as participating in the iLoveinns.com Buy-One-Night-Get-One-Night-Free program.

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We were refreshed and inspired and when the sun was out, wanted not to budge from the balcony.

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