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.
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.
This vacation rental stay includes a private guest bedroom and bathroom on the second floor of one of Rushford’s 19th Century early American Homes. Take a short walk or quick bike ride to find downtown dining options or access the Root River State Trail.
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. Find us on Facebook.
Rushford's City Campground across from Creekside Park, with 7 full RV hook-up sites. $25/night for RV; $5 fee for use of dump station. At this time due to COVID, the bathrooms & showers are closed, and the campground is open to only "self-contained units." Call Pam's Corner at 864-7949 for reservations. Weekly rate available.
The city hopes to open tent camping at this location when the pandemic is under control. The fee for tents is normally $10/night.
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.
Partially wooded sites on the Root River Trail and walking distance to Rushford's amenities.
Vacation rental: Large lodge deep in Wiscoy Valley on 1500 acres and lots of amenities. Sleeps 12.
Campground on the Root River Trail, just west of Rushford.