BEST OF THE RIVER 2019
Best of the River is focused on the best attractions, accommodations, food & drink, and trails & tours along the Great River Road from northern Minnesota down to the Gulf of Mexico.
The Charmant Hotel (La Crosse, WI)
A 67-room luxury boutique hotel in downtown La Crosse, WI., is a renovated candy factory, built in 1898. Architectural details of the original building have been preserved.
Hotel Julien Dubuque (Dubuque, IA)
Hotel Julien Dubuque is an elegant boutique hotel that marries modern amenities with historic charm in the heart of the Old Main District. Elegant accommodations.
Travelers Hotel (Clarksdale, MS)
A comfortable, eclectic, and modern tribute to the Mississippi Delta and its artistic traditions. The lobby is a space to gather surrounded by a collection of local art.
Historic Trempealeau Hotel (Trempealeau, WI)
Restaurant, bar, music and lodging on the Mississippi. Meals made from scratch using responsibly sourced ingredients. Welcoming vibe and beautiful views.
The Saint Paul Hotel (Saint Paul, MN)
Regarded as one of the nation’s premier hotels it is the gem of its namesake city. From the notable to the notorious, it has hosted some of America’s preeminent figures.
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In 2019, thousands submitted their Best of The River choices in categories ranging from best cultural trail, best monument, best public art, best river boat tour, best brewery and more.