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Dakota Lodge

Rental Hours: Monday–Thursday 7 a.m.-10 p.m.; Friday-Sunday (7 a.m.–midnight
Phone: 952-891-7000
Address: 1200 Stassen Lane, West St. Paul, MN 55118 (Driving directions)

Capacity: 200 theater style (meeting); 160 dining (reception or sit-down meal)

Make your next event a memorable experience for you and your guests at the Dakota Lodge in Thompson County Park. 

Just minutes from downtown St. Paul and Minneapolis Dakota Lodge is a beautiful, natural setting for weddings, meetings, banquets, retreats or other special events.

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To request a tour of this and other facilities, email Beth Baker at

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Catering & Alcohol Policy


  • Caterer’s kitchen (includes a serving window to great room; full refrigerator, freezer and oven/stove; ample stainless steel counter space; a caterer's entrance; and recycle, compost and trash area)
  • AV equipment included (TV, DVD/VCR, LCD, overhead projector with HDMI & VGA compatability, large screen, public address system with, CD , AM/FM radio capability, and MP3 and iPod adapter)
  • Terrace with lake view
  • Large stone gas fireplace (visible from atrium and great room)
  • Dance floor 
  • Flexible room set-up
  • Air conditioned
  • Outdoor ceremony locations
  • WiFi access

Last updated: 10/17/2016 5:54 AM