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Turning Waters Bed, Breakfast and Adventure

Certificate of Excellence
Turning Waters is not a traditional Bed and Breakfast; it is set apart by holding the spirit of travel and adventure in highest regards - bold travel, soft beds and nature’s wonder. Our environment epitomizes love of comfort, travel and adventure and I hope you can take something from it and make it your own to satisfy your soul and spirit.
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Property amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free Parking
Public Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room features
Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
Accessible rooms
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Full view
67Somewhat walkable
Grade: 67 out of 100
15Restaurantswithin 0.25 miles
2Attractionswithin 0.25 miles
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was our second visit to Turning Waters and we can’t wait to come back! Brenda and Ford are amazing hosts and it was a wonderful relaxing weekend getaway. We’ve stayed in the River Room and Coniferous, but all the rooms are beautiful and welcoming....More

Date of stay: December 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

WOW!!!!! From the moment we arrived we were treated like royalty. This was my first bed and breakfast experience and Brenda and Ford (owners) made us feel at home. Brenda gave us a tour of the house right off the bat and then showed us...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank NathanCas
Response from Brenda P, Owner at Turning Waters Bed, Breakfast and AdventureResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for all the nice compliments. It was so fun to have you both and your side kick friends. We are excited to have you return in July to celebrate birthdays. Until then cheers and we shall see you again soon. Brenda...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I enjoyed a fun-filled, yet relaxing, weekend at Ford and Brenda's lovely Bed & Breakfast, Turning Waters. This B & B is immaculate, our room was toasty warm, and the bed was so comfortable. Brenda was friendly, hospitable, and so much fun!...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Mishelle F
Response from Brenda P, Owner at Turning Waters Bed, Breakfast and AdventureResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you Mishelle & John, we loved having you both. It was a snow filled, beer filled weekend. What fun we had. You should see the cool snowman now. See you soon. Cheers Brenda & Ford

Reviewed October 29, 2018

Wow! most beautiful, most tasty, most friendly B&B. My husband and I loved Turning Waters. Our amazing hosts made us so comfortable that it was hard to leave! What a well kept lovely large super clean old charming home! Multi-course breakfasts were so delicious with...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank 153joanne
Response from Brenda P, Owner at Turning Waters Bed, Breakfast and AdventureResponded November 5, 2018

Yippee! we pride ourselves on super clean home and do our best to keep the air clean as well for our guests. We refrain from using perfumes and colognes for that reason and no candles for sure. Breakfast is the best meal of the day....More

Reviewed October 29, 2018

We had an absolutely fantastic two night stay in late September! Good friends of ours joined us on this getaway and we had a perfect mix of gourmet breakfasts prepared by Brenda, biking and hiking along the Mississippi River (MN & WI sides), walks, relaxing,...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Michelle W
Response from Brenda P, Owner at Turning Waters Bed, Breakfast and AdventureResponded November 5, 2018

Cheers to your return visit. We love having returning guests especially when they love craftbeer along with adventures. Thanks again for bringing friends and enjoying our home. Brenda & Ford

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Jamie G
June 2, 2018|
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Response from Brenda P | Property representative |
Hi, we are booked that weekend as it is Riverboat Days Weekend. I have referrals of places to stay: Historic Anderson House next door. The kayak tours can be booked directly with Broken Paddle Guiding Call me if have... More
September 23, 2016|
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Response from Brenda P | Property representative |
Thanks for asking about cost and availability. Cost is dependent on weekday vs weekend, so Sun-Wed $129-$219, Thurs-Sat $139-$239. We offer 3 suites with king beds, bathrooms in suite, TV/Cable/DVD, one has fireplace with... More
Room Tips
"All rooms were beautiful!"
2 weeks ago
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"Choose the corner room with the hot tub."
Jun 1, 2018
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"All rooms have A/C. Descriptions online of the rooms are spot on."
May 25, 2018
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"All the rooms and bathrooms are gorgeous!"
Apr 15, 2018
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