An Amazing Couples Trip Destination
Couples often find themselves in a rut, going to the same places over and over out of convenience and familiarity. But if you are looking for something new and different, break out of your routine and consider the beauty and excitement of Marshall Minnesota.
Marshall, just over the Iowa border in the heart of southern Minnesota is home to enough history, restaurants, and shopping, you might have to consider a long weekend to see all of it. But that is for regular tourists. For couples, it offers a little different magic that will reignite the spark if you are looking to shake things up and charge your batteries as partners in life.
Your Romantic Getaway
Be it a birthday trip, an anniversary, or maybe just a getaway from the mundane day-to-day, visiting Marshall for even the weekend will more than invigorate you, but also load your memory with lots of new facts and stories to share. But first, let's start with lodging. You have to have somewhere to sleep:
- Sleep Inn and Quality Inn – If you prefer to stay at a hotel in a chain you are familiar with, and of course get those points, these two Choice hotels will be exactly what you are looking for.
- AmericInn – This lovely hotel is part of the Wyndham chain of properties, offers large vehicle parking, has an indoor pool, and all the typical amenities you have come to expect from the Wyndham family of properties. It is only a short walk to Independence Park.
- Delux Motel – To save some of your touring and dining money, might we suggest the quaint and economical Delux Motel. Each room features a queen bed, fridge, microwave, flat screen TV, and is comfortably ensconced on Main Street for your convenience.
- Finally, the Travelers Lodge and EverSpring Inn and Suites are both located on College Drive. The EverSpring is posh, has an on-site restaurant, and has the upscale feel you might be looking for if you prefer, where as the Travelers Lodge is designed for convenience. It is a single floor with external entry, so no fear of walking down hallways at night.
Now that you have your accommodations under control, unless you are choosing to camp of course which is only recommended in the warmer months, let's find you somewhere to have a romantic meal. Marshall has quite a few bistros and sit-down dining establishments perfect for fine dining on your couple’s getaway, but if you prefer to let your hair down and hit the local watering hole, plenty of saloons and bars are scattered through the town.
Fine Dining in Marshall, MN
For finer dining desires, might we suggest:
If the bar scene or a saloon atmosphere with music and the typical fare is what you crave, then:
Will wet your whistle, give you the reason to get up and dance, and let loose. No one says a romantic getaway has to be stuffy. For an anniversary, these might be a little more rowdy than you might be looking for, but for a fun romantic weekend or girls weekend, you have found your watering hole(s).
Sites and Attractions in Marshall, MN
Time together is only made better when you can secure some memories that will last a lifetime, and what better cements a trip in your mind than something that draws on emotions. For this, we suggest you consider the Marshall Historical Walking Tour.
Everyone knows about the tragedy that happened on 9/11/01. After Pearl Harbor, it is a date that will forever stick in the mind and hearts of any and all Americans. And Marshall honors the sacrifices and tragedy of that hallowed day with a monument honoring the fallen. A beam from the World Trade Center is immortalized on display for all to view at the 9/11 Memorial, ensuring that day never be forgotten.
The second stop on the walking tour takes you past the historic Atlantic Hotel (no longer a hotel), home of The Atlantic - a rentable event space on the 3rd floor of the brick building. Then on to the third stop, the Gambler. One of the more popular bars, the Gambler is known for quality food and an eclectic atmosphere that is welcoming to anyone.
Perhaps a walking tour is not your style of enjoyable exercise, then perhaps one of the many biking trails is a better fit. Wind through nature on man-made and natural trails that will give you a glimpse into the beauty of Southern Minnesota. Or, maybe you are an appreciation of antiques. There are tons of wonderful antique shops in Marshall on Main Street and beyond. Whatever your pleasure, Marshall is ready to cater to it.
Book Your Romantic Getaway in Marshall
From Sounds of Summer to the Made in MN Beer + Wine Festival, there is something to keep your mind, and your heart, interested in Marshall. And for couples, the town is expanding its interests to draw more romantic pairs for opportunities to fan the flames of love and create their own adventure. To get more information about the lovely town of Marshall, Minnesota, all you want to know is just a click away.
We will see you soon.