10 Best Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Cottage Grove, MN - Updated 2021

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Cottage Grove is a picturesque city, located on the north bank of the Mississippi River, north of the confluence with the Saint Croix River. The entire city is famous for its natural beauty, which includes its wildly-beautiful, snowy landscapes, parks, recreational areas, and lakes. You can indulge in so many outdoor activities around here, including hiking, biking, skiing, fishing, birdwatching, or simply relaxing by the St. Croix River or the Mississippi River.

While you are at it, let us help you find your ideal Airbnb vacation rental in Cottage Grove. Here’s a handpicked selection of top 10 Airbnb vacation rentals in the area!

1. Private lake home retreat with hot tub (from USD 706)

This is a private lake home in the woods with four bedrooms. Its four queen-sized beds, a queen size mattress, and a large couch can easily accommodate up to 16 adults. Apart from the stunning lake views, the property has a hot tub, grill on the deck, firepit, ample space, and privacy to make you feel at home!

The property is fully furnished and the host offers everything you might need during your stay. So, this is a real steal deal when traveling in a large group!

Private Lake Home Retreat w/ HotTub
Inver Grove Heights, Minnesota, United States
262 reviews
Entire house 6 Beds 6 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
very nice place with a beautiful kitchen and view we really enjoyed the hot tub
we had plenty of space the beds were super comfy and the location was great
my friends greatly enjoyed the kitchen grill and hot tub
very comfortable accommodations and plenty of space highly recommend
the kitchen is wonderful to cook in and the large windows show the beautiful views
Cleanliness:
very clean and well stocked
the house was spotless with lovely outdoor spaces
wonderful space clean and very comfortable
very well prepared and clean place when you get there
there is plenty of space it was very clean and comfortable and everything you need is provided
Host:
host is well appointed with great and comfortable touches
steve is an awesome host responds quickly and is very obliging
steve was a great host and his place is nicely decorated
steve was so accommodating and helpful he even put up lights on the trees for us
steve was such a great host his house was beautiful and i would love to book it again sometime
Location:
beautiful setting really close to the city centers
a very private location to enjoy time away from the busyness of life
this location is amazing for a weekend getaway
nice central location easy to explore from
it was the perfect location for our bachelorette and fourth celebrations
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2. Treehouse for four (from USD 297)

This treehouse can comfortably accommodate up to four adults in its two bedrooms, with a queen bed and a sofa bed, respectively. Its high ceilings, coziness, views, and the hosts, all make for a memorable stay here. There are so many places to visit around here, from parks, art and cultural sites to restaurants and the beach. You will love the experience here, from when you arrive and search for the secret room to enjoying a dip in the jacuzzi or simply sitting by the fireplace in the company of your beloved.

Tree house treehouse lofty lodge
Cottage Grove, Minnesota, United States
332 reviews
Treehouse 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
my friends stayed in the pull out bed in the secret room
a very unique “treehouse” hotel was fun trying to figure out the secret room
we really enjoy the bubble bath the fireplace secret room and the romantic vibe of the place
the surround sound system was awesome and the in room fireplace made the room cozy and romantic
the tree house was great- very clean and loved the coffee and creamer provided for us in the kitchen
Cleanliness:
everything was clean and lovely
the treehouse was very clean and is such a fun place to stay
the place is beautifully decorated and spotless
not only is it incredibly clean and comfortable but the artistic touches make it a unique experience
Host:
the host is really helpful and quick to response to all of our questions
the hosts made everything easy too
thank you to the owners for sharing your unique home
and the host couple are extremely friendly and attentive
beautiful place with beautiful host
Location:
great house and great location
the place is incredibly cute
amazing tree house close to st
absolutely loved this place and space it was so cute and unique
beautiful tree house and location
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3. Guest cottage, near the Twin Cities (from USD 56)

Perfect for four adults, this Suburban Cottage has a double bed, crib, and sofa bed, which can make for a comfortable family stay. The stay includes Free WiFi, on-site parking, a private entrance, and all usual amenities. The location of the guesthouse is an added advantage, as it lies on the southern highway nexus for MSP. So, it is conveniently close to the Children’s Museum, Mall of America, Downtown Saint Paul, MSP International, and multiple other attractions.

Twin Cities Guest Cottage
South Saint Paul, Minnesota, United States
330 reviews
Entire guesthouse 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
quaint cottage all the amenities full kitchen easy check in
the couch pulled out into a bed and we all fit during our movie
the a/c worked great and there was ample hot water
all of the furnishings were comfortable and the kitchen was adequately stocked with everything we could need
there is full air conditioning that keeps the whole place cool
Cleanliness:
very clean and comfortable space
very clean quiet and private
it was very clean and comfortable easy check-in and great communication
your place was very clean that means a lot
the cottage was very clean and comfortable
Host:
host was easy to contact with very quick responses
graham is a great host with quick responses and wonderful hospitality
great host highly recommend
the host was responsive polite and helpful
graham was very accommodating with special requests
Location:
great location with easy access to the highway
the property location is perfect for a quick drive to the mall or downtown
close to the airport and the neighborhood was very nice
we would recommend your place to anyone wanting to stay close to downtown st
really quiet and cute cottage
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4. The Corn Crib Villa in Hope Glen Farm (from USD 140)

The Corn Crib is a newly-refurbished, luxurious, rustic, and spacious villa. It can comfortably accommodate four guests in its two beds, with one queen bed, a sofa bed, and a couch. It also has a romantic fireplace and a two-person whirlpool. While you stay here, don’t forget to enjoy the rain shower, cook in its beautiful, well-equipped kitchen, or take some photos besides the grand staircase. If you’re thinking it can’t get any better, note that this property is right next to the huge Cottage Grove Ravine Regional Park. Isn’t that amazing?

Hope Glen Farm Corn Crib Villa
Cottage Grove, Minnesota, United States
248 reviews
Entire guesthouse 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
beds were incredibly comfortable
what a beautiful cozy creative space
beautiful space well put together entirely comfortable and good value
- the property looks greats in the pictures but are even better person- the apartment/loft is amazing
Cleanliness:
it was immaculately clean and ridiculously charming
everything was clean and decorated well
beautiful place and super clean
michael’s place was sparkling clean and quite spacious
the place was clean quiet and so relaxing
Host:
the hosts are absolutely wonderful
top grades to the hosts as well
michael was an awesome host he responded quickly and made sure we had everything we needed
michael was an excellent host and responded quickly to any questions we had
what a gorgeous place to stay very peaceful and private with excellent hosts
Location:
the location was perfect - secluded yet close to everything
absolutely beautiful location and space
about 5 min drive to ice skating 15 min to snow skiing and super close to restaurants
this is a beautiful spot in a great location
the location is great for everything we had planned
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5. Country stay in the city

This private accommodation is perfect for six guests. You get two bedrooms, a living area, a separate kitchen with basic cooking supplies and utensils, a private laundry area, sunroom, patio, and a private bathroom. You can even choose between a whirlpool bath and a hot shower. This home has a separate entrance and is equipped with its own heating, cooling, and hot water systems, for the comfort of its guests.

country chic in the city
Cottage Grove, Minnesota, United States
186 reviews
Entire guest suite 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the beds and chairs are very comfortable
leah's place is lovely spacious and stylish with comfortable furnishings nice appliances and plenty of amenities
this place is perfect plenty of room great view tucked away
she provided lots of spa like amenities for the bathroom it really was a treat
it has a very comfortable king size bed with plenty of extra bedding if you need it
Cleanliness:
everything is clean and comfortable
very clean with homey touches all around
quiet clean and spacious
clean well communicated a great stay
it was extremely clean comfortable and spacious
Host:
leah was a great host
leah was a great host and responded to our questions or requests immediately
leah was a great host too
we truly enjoyed the host and their family but if you wanted privacy they are sure to provide
a great place and a great host
Location:
an amazing place and location to stay at
location was serene but with easy access to the city
leah's place is a great place to get away from everything and still be very close to the city
great location to just sit back and enjoy a peaceful time
easy check-in would return for close location to airport and mall of america
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6. Private room with office space - 15 minutes to the Mall of America and MSP airport

This is a private room with its own bathroom. It’s perfect for solo travelers, looking for something cozy on a budget. The room is also equipped with a mobile workstation platform, for working professionals. Whether you are working in the Twin Cities, or are just visiting, this building is merely a 15 minutes drive from MSP airport, Mall of America, and downtown St Paul. Please note that the owner has a cat, which won’t have access to your room.

Blue Room: Home-Office Space-15 mins to MOA, MSP
35 reviews
Private room 1 Bed 1 Guests

7. Nice, private bedroom with a very comfortable, queen bed

Nestled in a beautiful, split-level home, this is a nice, private bedroom and bathroom on the lower level with a queen bedroom, suitable for two adults. The house also has a living room with a mini-bar area, private entrance, free WiFi, Netflix, and a few free-range chickens and ducks, outside. The hosts live on the upper floors and can suggest popular sites nearby or diners in the neighborhood.

The house is in a beautiful country setting, merely 20 minutes from the MSP Airport and Mall of America and 15 minutes from downtown St. Paul.

Nice Private Bedroom (very comfortable queen bed)
9 reviews
Private room 1 Bed 2 Guests

8. Modern apartment with incredible Mississippi River view

Overlooking the Mississippi River, this modern apartment is nestled in mature woods and offers incredible views from the kitchen and dining area. It is fully furnished and has two bedrooms, with two queen beds and a sofa and it can conveniently accommodate up to five guests. You also get free WiFi, a 50-inch LED cable TV with Blu-Ray player, a large backyard, large firepit with plenty of firewood, a swimming pool, a screened-in porch for sunning and lounging, a screened-in gazebo by the pool, and decks.

The location is an added advantage if you are bringing your own car. The Mall of America and the airport are 30 minutes away, downtown St. Paul 20 minutes, Minneapolis 30 minutes, Afton Alps ski area 15 minutes, and Treasure Island Casino, a 25-minute drive from the property.

Incredible Mississippi River view
Hastings, Minnesota, United States
92 reviews
Entire apartment 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

9. Private room - 15 minutes to Mall of America, MSP airport, and St. Paul

The place is a stone’s throw from MSP airport, St. Paul, and the Mall of America. You’ll love this place because of its location, as it is also 25 minutes from downtown and has easy access to the mall and Ikea. This private room is good for couples, solo adventurers, and business travelers. The queen size bedroom is cozy, comfortable, and has a darkening shade, which can block out all light, so you can sleep without being bothered by the sun! It also has a shared bathroom, free WiFi, and an indoor fireplace.

Private Room - 15 mins to MOA, MSP, & St. Paul.
Inver Grove Heights, Minnesota, United States
54 reviews
Private room in townhouse 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

10. Private bedroom with living room and bathroom - On the lower level (from USD 135)

This modern and spacious property will make you want to stay, forever. This large, executive suite has two beds, one king and queen sized, respectively. It also has a large living room with a fireplace and an outdoor swimming pool. The entire floor will be at your disposal, including a private bathroom. The only glitch is that the kitchen is shared with the host.

Lower level:Executive Suite / living & bathrooms
Cottage Grove, Minnesota, United States
13 reviews
Private room in house 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
the place is clean and all of our needs were met
he kept it clean
peter's home is a perfect delight and everything is clean and well thought out
Host:
great host and outstanding service as usual
great host highly recommended
great host peter was outstanding
great host great space peter is welcoming accomodating and flexible
thank you for hosting me again peter
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Enjoy the outdoors and indoors

Cottage Grove offers the perfect opportunity to have fun outdoors, amidst natural beauty. With the rentals listed here, you will love to come back to the comfort of your Airbnb and enjoy a relaxing vacation. Do share your travel experiences with us! Happy traveling!

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Ishita Gupta is a freelance Indian writer with a passion for travelling extensively and discovering new destinations that also reflects in her style of writing. While charting the road less...Read more

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