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604 Chestnut Avenue, Carlton, MN 55718
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Oldenburg House
Ranked #1 of 2 Carlton B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Eagan, Minnesota
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2013

My husband and I were celebrating our 1 year anniversary and wanted to go somewhere up North. I’m pregnant so we were not looking to go too far up and found that the Oldenburg house was the perfect distance from the cities and also close to Duluth (a city that we love) We were so happy about our stay at... More 

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Plymouth, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2013

My wife and I took a long weekend to relax, hike and bike. We were so delighted when Glenn and his mother Helen welcomed us – they are so friendly. The historic house and grounds are beautiful and surrounded by towering White Pines. Our delight lasted throughout the weekend while biking on the Munger State Trail, hiking the Carlton Trail... More 

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Osage, United States
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2013

On stepping into the Oldenburg House, a sense of welcome is immediate. Glen and Helen graciously take you in as if to say "you're home, come in and relax". History is everywhere, in the construction and decor. Outside, the grounds and gardens call to be explored, with paths, old-growth pine, mature trees, and billion-year old rock formations. The setting for... More 

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Harpers Ferry, West Virginia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2013 via mobile

I had the great pleasure staying here last night. The hosts could not have been more welcoming (and fun!). Glenn personally showed me the gorge in the adjoining state park. Mama made me Swedish cookies!

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Duluth, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2013

Both my wife and I had the pleasure, not once, but twice, of attending a fantastic musical experience by world-famous pianist Eric Himy at the Oldenburg House. Both Glenn and Helen, owners/operators of the B&B, did a superb job of having a beautiful grand piano, concert-in-the-round seating, and delicious treats for the concert attendees. The setting for this piano recital... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2013

This is the perfect location for EVERYTHING!!!! I attended the SolFest Concert and stayed at the Bed and Breakfast. This property is so beautiful inside and out! Set on acres of land and at the edge of the Jay Cooke State Park just footsteps from the lake and the river, I never need to go anywhere else to retreat. And... More 

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St Paul
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2013

My wife and I celebrated our twenty-plus wedding anniversary in May at the Oldenburg House. Shortly after arrival, hiked through the woods and caught site of a of white tail deer threesome. The yard and surrounding area is beautiful. We echo the other reviews reflecting the graciousness of hosts Glenn and Helen. The breakfast was delicious and the fruit was... More 

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Minneapolis
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2013

We stayed here for 1 night in May 2013, while hiking trails in the area (Munger, Carlton, various Duluth trails). Hosts Glenn and his mother Helen couldn't have been more welcoming, it was a real pleasure to meet them, and their fine old house is a delight. I highly recommend this B&B to anyone interested in this beautiful area, or... More 

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Tigard, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2013

A stay at the Oldenburg House with your delightful hosts Helen and her son Glenn is a treasure not to be missed. My brother and I stayed for 5 nights in early March and it was exactly what we needed. We were visiting my mother who lives in an assisted living facility just a couple miles away. Helen fixed us... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2013

We just had a great time at Oldenburg House - a grand old mansion in the true bed and breakfast style. My boyfriend and I particularly enjoyed the time we spent with Glenn over a yummy breakfast, he's a wonderful and thoughtful host. We'll definitely be back when it's a little warmer to enjoy the hiking and biking that are... More 

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Address: 604 Chestnut Avenue, Carlton, MN 55718
Location: United States > Minnesota > Carlton
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 2

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