Downtown St Paul Hotels | BEST WESTERN PLUS Capitol Ridge| Near Xcel Energy Center


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161 Saint Anthony Avenue
Saint Paul, Minnesota 55103-2382
United States


3:00 P.M. CST

Toll Free Reservations (US & Canada Only)

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11:00 A.M. CST

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Hotel Overview

Welcome to the Best Western Plus Capitol Ridge!

Enjoy the best of the Twin Cities at our Saint Paul hotel, conveniently located just off I-94 for easy access to either Saint Paul or Minneapolis.

Designed with a new and modern feel, guests enjoy complimentary shuttle and free hot breakfast.

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The Xcel Energy® Center, State Capitol and local Saint Paul hospitals bring many returning guests to our property. The River Center is moments away so taking care of business, making those important meetings and attending the latest convention or expo is easy and convenient.

Enjoy free parking at our pet-friendly Saint Paul hotel. A free shuttle to local hospitals, the State Fair and other attractions makes your stay even better. Concerts and events at the Xcel Energy® Center, River Center conventions, and the Minnesota State Fair are just a few beloved events that bring guests to us from around the country. Enjoy a MN Wild® hockey game, the Science Museum or the Minnesota History Center during your trip.

The iconic St. Paul Cathedral dominates the southern view of our hotel. Being across the street from the State Office Building, the Department of Transportation and the State Capitol business travelers make our hotel their home away from home.

Our Saint Paul hotel is favored by employees of Saint Paul College, the McNally School of Music and Macalester College, too. Visiting students and staff with St. Catherine’s, Hamline, the William Mitchell School of Law, St. Thomas and Concordia also favor our property. If you’re here for business with Regions Hospital, Gillette Children’s Hospital, St. Joseph’s Hospital or United Hospital, you’ll be close to your destination. Visitors of Bethesda Hospital, the Children’s Hospital and the Department of Human Services can also take advantage of our superior location.

Hotel Policies

Pet Policy
Pets allowed based on the availability of pet friendly rooms. Up to 2 dogs per room with a 80 pound weight limit. Additional pet types (cats, birds, etc) may be accepted at the hotel’s discretion.
Very Good
Sleep Quality

Latest Reviews


Traveler Reviews

“It was an okay trip. I would maybe come back if I was treated better by front desk when we needed our shuttle. Thanks.”
By 650abbigailt
Willmar, Minnesota on 14-Dec-17

Please have front desk work on shuttle buses. No one had any idea on where it was or when it comes. They said it was in demand but it clearly wasn't. We waited 30-45 mins but no one helped us as...

“Excellent service and stay”
By sarahcZ596ZD
Spencer, Iowa on 11-Dec-17

We would definitely stay with this hotel again! They paid for all of our taxi services so we didn’t have to worry about trying to drive to places! They had an exceptional breakfast to choose from...

“Excellent Service”
By sarahlQ2812JR
St Paul, United States on 06-Dec-17

I enjoyed my stay at the Best Western Plus. The check in and check out experience was efficient. The staff was friendly and responded quickly to my needs. Locating the hotel was easy and overall the...

“Convieniet for Amtrak travel”
By truetravelcompanions
Chelsea, Michigan on 23-Nov-17

We were making one of our regular trips to the Twin Cites and this one was by tyrain (Amtrak). This was the firts time we decided to stay in downtown St. Paul. The hotel was a short cab ride from the...

“Perfect hotel for anything in Downtown St. Paul!”
By Adam C
on 22-Nov-17

We had tickets to the Wild hockey game and this hotel was the closet to downtown with free parking. It was about a mile from the stadium but they have a free shuttle! The hotel is freshly remolded...


Hotel Amenities


  • Complimentary full breakfast, choice of breads, cereal, fruit, hot eggs, hot breakfast meat, other hot items, yogurt, juice, and coffee.
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • 100% smoke-free hotel
  • Restaurant on-site
  • Indoor pool Heated
  • Spa
  • Cocktail lounge, Peddlers Pub, full service bar & restaurant. Happy hour daily.
  • Meeting facilities
  • Banquet facilities
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Porterage/bell services
  • Hearing impaired services
  • Safe deposit boxes
  • Guest laundry
  • Free parking
  • Photocopy services
  • Interior corridor
  • Outdoor parking
  • High-speed Internet access - fully upgraded in 2015

Public Space ADA Accessible Features:

  • Accessible parking spaces and signage (car and van)
  • Accessible parking space that is 96-inches wide with an appropriate access aisle
  • An accessible route that allows for approaching and entering the hotel
  • An accessible lobby entrance door
  • Interior routes to public spaces that do not have abrupt level changes
  • Accessible table in eating area

Guest Room Communication Assist Features:

  • Closed-caption televisions
  • Visual notification devices for door knocks
  • Visual notification devices for telephones
  • Telephones have volume control
  • Visual fire alarms
  • Visual smoke alarms
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  • Flat screen televisions with cable satellite free HBO® 32" flat screen tv's
  • AM/FM alarm clock
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Hairdryer
  • Iron, ironing board
  • Dataports
  • Wake-up calls
  • Voice mail
  • Free local calls under 30 minutes
  • Long distance access
  • Air-conditioning
  • All king rooms have lounge chair or sofa sleeper and desk with ergonomic chair available
  • Suites available
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Adjoining rooms available

Rooms for the Physically Challenged: 8

  • Property meets ADA of 1990 (US hotels only)

Guest Room Mobility Accessible Features:

  • Accessible doors and doorways (at least 32-inches of clear width passage)
  • Accessible bathrooms and features, including shower/tub
  • Accessible room controls (e.g. HVAC and lighting)
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