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  • Excellent77%
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  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Banquet Room
1 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 6 April 2018

The view was spectacular. When I went to bed at night the lights of downtown St. Paul were dancing on the river. When I opened my eyes first thing in the morning right out my window was the skyline bathed in sunlight and my head...More

Thank AllThingsPretty
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Great place to stay!! Room was beautiful and comfortable!!! Very quiet. Wish we could've stayed longer. And come to find out Liz the B&B owner does weddings there as well. So I guess we will looking into budgeting for our wedding.

Thank Heather A
Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

It was toasty warm inside. Liz had the fireplace going for us upon our arrival. Though it was in the low teens below zero outside and the ice was forming by the minute on the water, we were totally comfortable inside. Liz was the ideal...More

Thank brendae744
Reviewed 15 November 2017

A truly unique experience. Our group had reserved the entire boat for our gathering.Liz helped in so many ways getting our evening party set up in the main salon. Rooms were comfortable, spacious and toasty warm with gas fireplaces in each of them. The boat...More

Thank yogajudi
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

Spent a night in the River suite. Very unique room with the river flowing right out the porthole windows. Fun sitting area looking out to the river and St Paul. Liz was very accommodating. Room was very comfortable & private. Cost was comparable to other...More

Thank TheMonte
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About
Description
The Covington Inn is a B & B on a renovated towboat on the Mississippi River in downtown Saint Paul. Come and relax on the deck all night and order in pizza or go to a fancy restaurant across the river. The four guest ...More rooms all have private bathrooms, fireplaces for heat in the winter and air conditioners for the summer. This is a casual and comfortable romantic inn and the innkeeper is on-site for whatever help you need. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
Number of rooms
4
Price range
USD 153 - USD 293 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Covington Hotel Saint Paul
Location
United States > Minnesota > Saint Paul
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Dining (4)
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Questions & Answers
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Jackie H
29 July 2017|
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Response from Liz M | Property representative |
Hello there and thank you for your inquiry. The boat has no motor so we are permanently moored and guests get a key to come and go as they please. You can sit on the deck and pretend you're anywhere in the world! Call me... More
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_solosupme
26 July 2017|
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Response from Trevor L | Reviewed this property |
While the Twin Cities offer many activities, on board is quiet and relaxing. There are no TVs, but there are many areas to sit outside and rest, read, and simply enjoy time away from home and work. And resting is important... More
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lldopey
21 May 2015|
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Response from Liz M |
Trip Advisor keeps asking me to answer this question but I already did. If you have any more questions, please let me know!
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Room Tips
"Only 4 rooms on boat- all had fireplaces. Can't go wrong; )"
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"Navigating between floors can be tricky if mobility is an issue. Choose the room off the main cabin."
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"The Pilot House Suite was amazing with the upstairs sitting room view."
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"Each room has it's own unique character. We stayed in the pilot's room (and loved it). I think they..."
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