The gateway to the North Shore and former home to the legendary Bob Dylan, Duluth is a peaceful lakeside highlight of your Minnesota trip. It is a cosmopolitan city that many compare to San Francisco. However, it has the added bonus of calm lakeside vibes.
From cliffs to forests, freshwater lakes to harbor side dining, and even ski slopes: nature prevails in Duluth, making it a dreamy spot for any trip, regardless of the hotel you decide to stay in. There are plenty of comfortable options for where to rest your head after a day spent seeing the sights.
With Lake Superior hugging its coastline, Duluth is home to spectacular natural water sources, including the largest inland freshwater port in the world. It is easy to see why nature lovers are bowled over by it. In case you are keen to wake up to the soothing sounds of the water, there are a plethora of beautiful hotels in Park Point.
Canal Park is the best place to stay for tourist that are keen to explore the area, as many tourist attractions are in this area, which is also home to great shopping boutiques, too. Conveniently, there are over 50 hotels to choose from. The Great Lakes Aquarium, where visitors can pet baby stingrays as well as learn how lakes were formed years ago is a must-do, as is a trip to see the impressive species of animals housed at the Lake Superior Zoo.
One of the most famous sights in town is the Aerial Lift Bridge dating back to 1905. Visitors also flock to sail around the awe-inspiring Devils Island Light on Apostle Island. For skiing or snowboarding enthusiasts, there are the slopes of Mont Du Lac or Spirit Mountain. Staying in one of the many city center hotels will give you nearby access to these local hotspots.
Should you be in Duluth for work, check out the epic array of 35 business hotels to stay in on your trip. With hotels costing from
With 3-star hotels, you have plenty of options to choose from. Along with high speed internet, a swimming pool and air conditioning to keep you fresh and cool, many 3 star hotels in Duluth have convenient free parking available. In total, there are 13 of these 3 star as well as one 4 star hotel waiting for you.
Expect opulence when you book Duluth’s 4 star boutique option, with amenities like lake views, and delicious, hearty breakfasts included in your stay. You can even stay in a luxury suite. If you cannot part with your furry friend, do not fret because Duluth has 28 pet-friendly hotels where you both will receive a warm welcome. Of course, if you book through Orbitz, none of the hotels stays will incur booking or credit card fees.
Conveniently located a short bus, cab, or car ride from the city center, Duluth International Airport serves Detroit, Chicago, and Minneapolis with daily direct flights. There are several airport hotels located conveniently for those on a “flying visit” to beautiful Duluth.