Mankato Lodge Rental Photos and Description
Two or four bedrooms option. Sleeps 7-14. Scrapbooking room included.
*Two or four bedroom rentals available.
*A two bedroom area sleeps up to 7.
*Rate listed is based on a two bedroom rental.
Please contact owner to discuss your specific needs.
Bell Tower Suites is nestled in the quiet, residential area Saint Clair, Minnesota. Just a short 10 minute drive from the Mankato/North Mankato metropolitan area, Bell Tower Suites is the perfect vacation destination. The Mankato area is alive with restaurants, night spots and theaters. Families appreciate the beautiful river valley setting for its scenic views, canoeing opportunities and wide variety of parks, hiking and biking trails. There are a number of wineries in the area for those who enjoy wine tastings.
If you are a sports fan, remember that Mankato is home to the Vikings Training Camp, traditionally held during the first part of August every year. Book early!
For the Laura Ingalls Wilder fans, the town of Walnut Grove is a nice day trip away. Come in August to see the pageants. Also explore the deep valley and the Betsy-Tacy homes of the Maude Hart Lovelace series in Mankato.
This beautiful vintage structure is built on a diagonal, giving guests a sense of grand architecture while surrounding them in the calmness of the original round-topped stained glass windows. Vacationers will find the suite to be the perfect rental for their family gathering while a honeymoon couple will find the peace, quiet and anonymity that they long for. This suite is completely furnished with two bedrooms, living area, full sized kitchen, huge bathroom which includes a jet-air tub and separate shower. Everything is supplied from linens to dishes and utensils. The suite has its own home-style stacked washer and dryer combination. The living area is well appointed with a gas fireplace, flat screen TV and DVD player. Free Wi-Fi is just one more of the amenities available in this stunning facility. Management is conveniently on site should you need anything during your stay.
Scrap bookers and quilters especially enjoy Bell Tower Suites. Perfect for a ladies’ get-a-way weekend, the suites offer lots of living space and lots of crafting space also. Each guest will find a full-sized craft table with individual task lighting available for her use. Imagine being able to set up your scrap booking materials - and leaving them set up and undisturbed for the duration of your stay! Located on the second floor, the craft room is situated in former Sunday school rooms. The craft room houses a computer and printer station. A Cricut cutting machine is available for guest use, no need to lug your personal one around on vacation. The computer and Cricut are loaded with the ‘Sure Cuts A Lot’ software program which allows crafters to cut lettering and shapes directly from the computer. There no longer is a need to purchase expensive cutting pattern cartridges when utilizing the ‘Sure Cuts A Lot’ program.
Whether you are looking for a bustling night life, a scrap booking retreat, a unique building in which to host a family gathering, or a restful landing spot after a busy day of hiking and biking - - Bell Tower Suites provides the perfect spot to help you enjoy your well deserved vacation time.
Keywords: suites, executive travel, executive stay, retreat, scrap booking, quilting, skiing, receptions, weddings, graduations, private get-a-ways, holiday parties, family reunions, sewing, girls weekend, church retreats
- Minimum Age Limit for Renters
- wheelchair inaccessible
- pets considered
- Events Allowed
- non smoking only
- children welcome
About Steve & Dawna Engelhardt
We are Dawna and Steve Engelhardt. Steve is a native to Southern Minnesota, while Dawna hails from Arizona. We can be on site to meet whatever needs you may have. It would be our privilege to have you stay at Bell Tower Suites.
Steve & Dawna Engelhardt purchased this lodge in 2013
Why Steve & Dawna Engelhardt chose Mankato
We purchased the church building because of its incredible original architecture and because of its good fortune of being located in a welcoming village, just a few minutes from Mankato. The structure is very unique and accommodating for families, couples, and scrap booking groups.
What makes this lodge unique
Bell Tower Suites is unlike any other vacation rental. When was the last time that you ate a meal or watched your favorite movie while sitting near soaring stained glass windows? The generous living space offers room to stretch out and truly relax. It is the best of both worlds. Tucked into a quiet, family neighborhood with plenty of off-street parking, your night’s sleep is sure to be uninterrupted. Yet, just 10 minutes away is the busy social life of the Mankato/North Mankato metropolitan area. You’ve earned your vacation time – make the most of it with a stay at Bell Tower Suites!