If you're an enthusiastic golfer, Northern Hills Golf Course is a great place to enjoy a day out improving your swing.
You'll discover it in Rochester, which is about 65 miles (105 kilometers) outside of the state capital, St. Paul.
Only here for a short visit? Reserve a spot at one of the 8 hotels that are to be found within an easy drive of Northern Hills Golf Course. Just 1 mile (2 kilometers) away, you will be able to kick back and relax at the TownePlace Suites by Marriott Rochester. A couple of others are the Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Rochester, MN, 1 mile (2 kilometers) away, and the Hampton Inn & Suites Rochester-North, 1 mile (2 kilometers) away.
If you don't like having to choose between eating out at a nice restaurant or buying plenty of souvenirs, then free up some of your daily budget by staying at one of the surrounding area's lower-priced hotels. You will find the Quality Inn and the Econo Lodge Mayo Clinic Area a reasonable distance away.
It will be a test of willpower to resist some of the delicious cookies, cakes and pastries at Starbucks (4223 West Circle Drive Northwest, Rochester). Tummy still rumbling? Take a look at the menu at Northern Nineteen (4721 West Circle Drive Northwest, Rochester,) a great local restaurant.