This historic and beautifully renovated 1885 Queen Anne Mansion with over 5000 square feet includes accommodations for up to 12 people with 6 bedroom options on the upper floor. They include the Master Suite (king bed, sitting area, private bath/double shower, bidet, full bed in adjoining room). The West Room (1 full bed) is across the hall from Master Suite. East Room (queen bed and twin bed), Private Room (full bed) and Room With A View (stunning downtown views, queen bed) all share a bathroom. There is a bathroom with a shower on the first floor and in the basement next to the sauna. The main floor is a wonderfully large space and includes parlor, music room with grand piano, dining room, kitchen, tv room with 65" screen tv, library and bar. Custom large Sauna in basement. Sweeping downtown view from deck. Enjoy exquisite stained glass windows, extraordinary fireplace mantels and stunning woodwork and architectural details throughout. Dearing Mansion is an elegant destination to experience and admire.
The exquisite historic home, built in 1885 and designed by famous Minnesota architect, Augustus Gauger, includes nine working fireplaces with magnificent mantels, 8 gorgeous stained glass windows, stunning original woodwork and beautiful architectural details. The Dearing Mansion is a splendid place to relax and discover.
When renting the whole house, introduction to the home and any necessary visits and information are provided by the owner and host, Scott Kramer of Kramer Restoration. Because of the historic nature of the home it is well suited for adults and children with supervision. Consider Dearing Mansion for luxurious accommodations.
The neighborhood is friendly and safe. There are beautiful parks and great trails nearby for walking and bicycling. Great coffee shops and bakeries are within walking or driving distance along with antique shops and other shopping 5-10 minutes away by car. Historic Summit Avenue as well as Grand Avenue, known for shopping, fine restaurants and eateries, are just 5 minutes by car. The owner is happy to provide restaurant and entertainment recommendations. Also close to Xcel Energy Center, Fitzgerald Theatre, local colleges and universities including: Macalester, St. Thomas, St. Kates. Come visit and enjoy. And like many of our guests, come back again!
Conveniently located 5 minutes from downtown Saint Paul and a 15 minute drive from the airport. Dearing Mansion in Saint Paul is just over the Smith Avenue High Bridge across the Mississippi River. Public transit available.
Please note that the home is not available for use as small conference center, private retreat center, or reception house for weddings, or parties.