Feel at home in Rushford Peterson Valley no matter where you stay. Since the Valley is minutes from Interstate 90 and less than an hour from primary airports, planning a getaway is easy. Visitors seeking to spend an evening, weekend or more will find variety, quality, hospitality and value in accommodations to suit your style, your interests and your budget.
Enjoy lodging options from bed and breakfasts tucked by the woods, historic inns close to the Root River Trail, travel-friendly motels close to downtown or apartment rentals. If an outdoor space is preferred, sojourn at our public and private campgrounds for RV and tent camping under the stars. Restful, renewing, peaceful and exactly what you need.
The Andor Wenneson Inn was built in 1904 along the tracks of the Southern Minnesota Railroad, now the beautiful Root River State Bike Trail. Built by businessman W. Andor Wenneson, the hotel served rail travelers coming through Peterson for many years. Today, travelers continue to enjoy the peaceful and picturesque setting of the Andor Wenneson Inn.
Bluffview Campground is located in scenic Rushford, MN. This area of Southeast Minnesota offers beautiful views of bluffs, streams, forests, and wildlife, including the soaring bald eagle. Our partially wooded sites have easy access to the Root River Trail—a 60-mile bike trail that runs along the Root River. Rushford is a not-to-miss destination on the Root River.
Cushon's Peak Campground is on the Root River and the Root River Bike Trail. Each campsite has a campfire ring and picnic table. The campground has modern, heated, clean bathrooms and showers. In addition to the bike trail, enjoy over 5 miles of hiking trails on-site. Canoes and tubes available for rent, with transportation. Cushon's Peak is home to the SEMBA Bluegrass Festival every May and August.
Built in 2014, this 20-unit motel features a spacious lobby, continental breakfast, and the availability of a conference room with warming kitchen. Motel is handicapped accessible, has rooms with double queen beds or single king bed. Designated pet-friendly rooms. Rooms equipped with microwave, refrigerator, coffee pot and hair dryer. Located adjacent to the Root River State Trail and walking distance to local businesses. Loken's Rushford Inn is smoke-free, clean, comfortable and affordable.
The perfect combination of rustic charm and modern luxury for a year-round retreat! Whether to relax, hunt, or enjoy a romantic weekend, we have two themed cabins with wooded walking trails and 250 acres of private land. The Whitetail Cabin has a wood-burning fireplace, and the Loggers Cabin, themed after the early logging industry, has a pot-bellied, wood-burning stove.
Sweet Dreams is a charming farm house bed & breakfast high on a ridge in Bluff Country, where fields display as homespun quilts and eagles ride the wind. The Foursquare home built in 1915 offers three original bedrooms with private baths and comfortable accommodations. Located on the snowmobile trail and near bike and cross-country ski trails, shops, golf, river activities and more.
Windswept Inn offers a centrally-located, clean, affordable place to rest after a full day of activity. Rooms feature private baths, cable TV, WiFi, air conditioning, microwave and refrigerator. On a crisp, cool morning or a warm, pleasant evening, enjoy a leisurely chat with companions in the shady courtyard just outside your door.
Vacation rental: Large lodge deep in Wiscoy Valley on 1500 acres and lots of amenities. Sleeps 12.
Vacation rental: 4-bedroom home in town and close to amenities for your next visit to Rushford.
Campground on the Root River Trail, just west of Rushford.