Monticello, MN 

The Rand House

One Old Territorial Rd
Monticello, MN 55362 US

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Rates: $115 to $175
Total Rooms: 4
Overall Rating: 5 hearts (1 review)


Circa 1884. Situated on more than three secluded acres in the historic district, this award-winning three-story Queen Anne Victorian is in the National Register as one of the last remaining country estates of its kind in the region. The estate, known as Random, offers extensive grounds with colorful gardens, wooded walking paths, a pond and fountains. There is a library and drawing room and the winter parlor features arched windows and a large fieldstone fireplace. A favorite guest bedroom is The Turret with a clawfoot tub, tiled fireplace and an octagonal sitting area boasting views of the city. Depending on the season, breakfast is served in the solarium, wraparound porch or in the dining room with linen, china, silver, flowers and candlelight. Specialties may include a fruit plate, freshly baked scones, a frittata or quiche with sausage. Downtown Minneapolis is 40 minutes away.Publicity and Awards: The Old Times, Country Register, Minnesota Monthly (cover story), Minneapolis/St. Paul Magazine, Minneapolis Star Tribune.Location: Suburban country side/small town.


Rooms & Rates

Rates: $115 to $175
Payment types accepted include American Express, Master Card, Visa and Personal Checks.
Rooms: This property has 4 total guest accommodations with private bath, 3 with fireplaces, 1 suite.
The types of beds available include King and Queen.


Cancellation: Fourteen days
Smoking: Smoke Free Property.

Services & Amenities

Meals Included in Rates: Breakfast.
Types of meals: Early Coffee/Tea, Continental Plus Breakfast, Full Breakfast, Full Gourmet Breakfast and Restaurant off Premises.
Amenities In Room: Air Conditioning, Reading Lamps, Central Air, Clock Radio, Telephone, Turn-Down Service and Desk.
Amenities On Site: Library, Parlor Games, Phone, Fax and Fireplace.


Events Hosted: Family Reunions.
Other Activities: Antiquing, Fishing, Golf, Live Theater, Parks, Shopping (Local Crafts), Skiing Cross Country, Sports Events, Major College, Tennis, Water Sports and outlet malls.

Historic Interest

Historic Awards: National Register (Granted), State Register (Granted) and City Historical Site (Granted).
Historic Memberships: National Trust, City Historical Society and winner of the preservation alliance of Minnesota Gold Award for outstanding Historic preservation.