The Archer House River Inn opened in 1877. The Inn is a grand 4-story red brick
building featuring French Second Empire architecture and is situated on the
banks of the Cannon River at the center of historic downtown Northfield.
The Archer House River Inn is just 45 minutes south of Minneapolis and St.
Paul. The Inn is surrounded by Restaurants and Pubs, Bookstores, Antique
Shops, Clothing Stores, Galleries and Gift Shops.
The hotel is three blocks from the Carleton College campus and 1 mile from the St. Olaf College Campus. The Inn features 36 Guest Rooms and Suites including Cozy (16), Large (11), Executive Rooms (5) and Two Room Suites (3). All of our guest rooms feature private baths, many with single or double whirlpool tubs with showers.
The Inn offers free High Speed Wireless Internet access and Cable Television. The Archer House is Non-Smoking and w e welcome pets. The Archer House has staff on duty 24 hours a day and is open 365 days a year.
Meeting, Conference and Banquets can be held in the Riverside Conference
room. Full bar and catering service is available for groups from 10-100.
The Inn features two full service restaurants The Tavern of Northfield & Chapati Cuisine of India. The Tavern Lounge is located just off the lobby and features a 2nd story desk facing the river. Bittersweet Eatery Coffee Shop on the main floor of the Inn is open 7 days a week at 7am. Nevaeh Salon and A Bag Lady and Paper Petalum retail stores are also located on the Division Street level.
The Archer House River Inn is committed to providing you with exceptional guest
service and the unique experience only a Historic Downtown River Inn can
provide. We look forward to serving you!
Hospitality & History Awaits!
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