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300 CLIFTON

BUSINESS TRAVEL – ROMANTIC OVERNIGHTS – GROUPS – CORPORATE RETREATS
Noted on the National Register of Historic Places, 300 Clifton has reinvented the traditional Bed and Breakfast and caters to the needs of the modern traveler.

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The Mansion

The Historic Eugene J. Carpenter Mansion

Noted on the National Register of Historic Places, 300 Clifton has reinvented the traditional Bed and Breakfast and caters to the needs of the modern traveler. Located in the heart of Downtown Minneapolis in the Loring Park neighborhood. The mansion provides luxury accommodations for all types of stays including business travel, romantic vacations, cross-country overnights, and corporate retreats. Just a quick walk from the Minneapolis Convention Center, Walker Art Center, and bustling Hennepin Avenue.

Discover the story of the Carpenter family and its pivotal role in establishing the Minneapolis Art scene. Explore the formal Drawing Room, have coffee in the Dining Room or snuggle up with your favorite book in the Library. From Haylofts to hidden rooms behind magical doors- you’re guaranteed a memorable stay.

Our Rooms

We offer a variety of rooms all with unique touches. Many of our rooms are restored to their original themes paying tribute to the Mansions rich history. From original family guestrooms to restored Haylofts.

Experience Enhancements

Enhance your stay with multiple seasonal Add-ons. Our Summer 2022 options include Hot Tub with option of private access, Our 4-Course Breakfast, and Historic Mansion Tour.

Quick Notes

All rooms have a Queen bed. Parking is available on the property for $10 per night. Optional add-ons can be added prior to arrival or at check-in. At the moment, all rates for 2022 are non-refundable.

Just The Facts

Here at 300 Clifton, we take pride in our preservation efforts and our dedication to keep the mansion accessible for generations to come. With a comfortable mix of museum-like rooms and comfortable lounge areas, our guests feel as if the 20,000 sq/ft mansion is their own family home.

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PRIVATE ESTATE

300 Clifton is the last private Estate in Downtown Minneapolis. Many of it’s surrounding mansions have since been demolished or turned into apartments.

ENGLISH GARDEN

The expansive English Garden on the east side of the mansion boasts a large reflecting pond and fountain with an abundace of hedges, roses, and original plantings.

NATIONAL RECOGNITION

The Eugene J. Carpenter Mansion is a federally recogniszed Historic Site. Additionally, it is the state of Minnesota’s finest surviving example of Georgian Architicture.

Guestrooms

All Rooms Include

towels + nourishing shampoo & conditioner + iron + ironing board + blow drier + daytime coffee and tea + fridge access + access to ice maker + street parking + morning coffee and pastries

Carpenter Family Guestroom

Our largest & Most Requested!

Originally family guestrooms, these rooms have been hosting mansion guests from as early as 1906.

Gentlemen’s Servants Room

Most affordable with en-suite!

Incredibly unique bedrooms in our restored Carriage House with historical themes. Perfect for adventure seeking couples or corporate stays!

Family Guestrooms

A guest favorite in the Mansion!

Though you likely won’t be traveling with a Maid or Servant- our “Family Guestroom” was often stayed in by the traveling help of the Carpenters.

Maids Room

Affordable for solo travelers!

The former Maids room has over a hundred years of stories and good energy. From parlor waitresses and laundry ladies, the duties we’re endless!

Gallery

Tours

Seasonal Estate Tours

Happy Hour with a Preservationist

June – September

Learn the story of long-lost Clifton Avenue and how the Carpenter Family played a pivotal role in establishing a community for the Arts.

A guided tour of the main mansion, grounds, and carriage house. Focused on the original family, world-famous architect, and icon personalities who’ve lived in the mansion in years past.

DETAILS

  • 90 Minutes
AVAILABLE SOON
Candlelight Tour

October

Tour the main mansion, servants’ quarters, and basements. Learn the history of Clifton Avenue and possibly meet the ghost of one of the Carpenter family’s chambermaids, Gertrude.

Tour through the main mansion, grounds, and carriage house, all in the most comfortable way possible: in the dark. Learn the history of the mansion, and neighborhood, and hear stories of the ghosts of 300 Clifton.

You will tour the formal areas of the house and then travel to the basement and subbasement where the paranormal investigators found the haunted souls to be the most active.

DETAILS

  • 90 Minutes
PURCHASE

Reservation
Process

Limited Availability Make your Reservation Now

All of our Reservations can easily be made online. During the booking process, you’ll be given the opportunity to choose your room type, add any add-ons, parking, arrival alterations, and more. Confirmation is immediate!

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We accept all major Credit Cards. Cash or Check is not accepted.

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Confirmation is immediate and you’ll receive an e-mail with your upcoming stay details.

Popular
Attractions

Endless Reasons to Visit

Convention
Center

Easy walk through Loring Park and the Greenway.

The Minneapolis Convention Center is a large convention center located in downtown Minneapolis, Minnesota that opened in 1990. It is located one block away from Nicollet Mall near Orchestra Hall.

DETAILS

  • 5 Minute Drive
  • 15 Minute Walk
Target
Center

Popular concert venue and home of the Timberwolves.

Target Center is a multi-purpose arena located in Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States. Opening in 1990, it hosts major family shows, concerts, sporting events, graduations, and private events.

DETAILS

  • 7 Minute Drive
  • 31 Minute Walk
The
Armory

Historic venue in Downtown Minneapolis.

The Minneapolis Armory is an 8,400-person capacity music and events venue located at 500 South 6th St. in Downtown Minneapolis

DETAILS

  • 9 Minute Drive
  • 38 Minute Walk
Mall Of
America

One of the largest Malls in the world.

Since opening its doors in 1992, MOA has revolutionized the shopping experience and become a leader in retail, entertainment, and attractions.

DETAILS

  • 26 Minute Drive
  • not walkable

Mansion Fun Facts

Some of The Cool Facts About The Mansion

135
Years Old
130
YEARS OF HISTORY