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Historic Best Western Plus® Como Park Hotel.

Discover this Historic hotel located in Bandana Square in St. Paul, Minnesota built inside a train repair shop!

The Best Western Plus Como Park Hotel is a unique, Historic hotel located in St. Paul. We are just minutes away from the Twin Cities' premier attractions including the Minnesota State Fairgrounds, the Minnesota State Capitol, the Xcel Energy Center, River Center Convention Center, University of Minnesota and Grand Avenue. Sports fans will love our proximity to Target Field US Bank Stadium, TCF Bank Stadium and Alianz Field. Inquire about convenient transportation to St. Paul and Minneapolis.

Stylish and spaciously designed guest rooms feature cable television with HBO® and free high-speed Internet access. We are wheelchair-accessible and have an elevator for your convenience. A complimentary breakfast is served daily on a vintage, train stop-inspired platform. Enjoy our indoor heated swimming pool, hot tub, sauna and exercise facility during the day, and unwind in the evening with drinks and appetizers at our on-site bar and lounge.

Our business center is open 24-hours a day and features multiple work stations and free printing. There is a 24-hour market for snacks, sundries etc. as well. Wedding reception and meeting rooms are also available. Pets are welcome.

Discover this Historic hotel in St. Paul, Minnesota built inside the Historic Bandana Square Train Repair shop!

Experience the best in St. Paul! Make a reservation today at the Historic Best Western Plus Como Park Hotel. Enjoy your stay.

Guest Rooms

Popular rooms offered at this hotel.

Hotel Amenities

Because We CareSM

Cleaning Standards

Industry-Leading Cleaning Standards

Modified Breakfast

Breakfast Service & Selections 

Low Rate Guarantee

Low Rate Guarantee

Hotel Policies

Pet Policy
Pets may be accepted. Please contact the hotel directly for full details.
Child Policy
Children 17 And Under Are Free In Room With One Paying Adult In Existing Bedding.


Hotel location and the surrounding area

Nearby Attractions

Area Business

  • .44 mile(s) from Merill Corporation, marketing programs and services
  • .50 mile(s) from GES, education
  • .50 mile(s) from US Bank Lock Box, banking depository
  • .59 mile(s) from Department of Corrections, state government correctional institution
  • .92 mile(s) from Department of Health
  • 1.00 mile(s) from Dept. of Transportation
  • 3.00 mile(s) from Koch
  • 4.00 mile(s) from Home Depot
  • 5.00 mile(s) from Ecolab, pest control
  • 5.00 mile(s) from Wells Fargo, banking
  • 4 mile(s) from Lamperts, Lamperts lumber corporate office
  • 6.00 mile(s) from Lutheran Social Services
  • 6.00 mile(s) from Health Partners, medical
  • 6.00 mile(s) from Caterpillar
  • 8.00 mile(s) from Raytheon
  • 6.00 mile(s) from A'Viands, food service industry
  • 10.00 mile(s) from 3M, business
  • 10.00 mile(s) from Shriners Hospital
  • 11.00 mile(s) from Cargill
  • 11.00 mile(s) from Pepsico
  • 15.00 mile(s) from FairView Hospital
  • 10 mile(s) from Gillette Hospital, Childrens Hospital
  • 20.00 mile(s) from Schwans
  • 5 mile(s) from Shriners Hospital, Children's Hospital
  • 5 mile(s) from U of M Vet Clinic, Pet hospital


  • 1.29 mile(s) from Minnesota State Fair, held annually 10 days before Labor day through Labor day. Other major events held throughout the year.
  • 1.34 mile(s) from Como Park and Zoo, large park surrounded with walking trails, a glass-structured conservatory, and a scenic lake
  • 0.75 mile(s) from Midway Stadium, the home of the Saint Paul Saints along with other entertainment
  • 7.00 mile(s) from TCF Stadium, new outdoor Gopher Football Stadium
  • 7.20 mile(s) from Metrodome, located downtown Minneapolis, the Metrodome is home of the Twins, the Minnesota Gophers, and the Vikings.
  • 12.60 mile(s) from Mall of America (MOA), largest mall and offers a Nickelodean theme park!
  • 4.00 mile(s) from Model Railroad Museum, railroad prints, art, model trains
  • 3.33 mile(s) from Minnesota State Capitol, which boasts the largest unsupported dome in the world.
  • 4.34 mile(s) from Ordway Theatre, located downtown St. Paul, this theatre offers Broadway musical productions as well as the St. Paul Chamber Orchestra.
  • 4.39 mile(s) from Science Museum, features a two-story dinosaur and omnitheatre as well as many cultural and scientific exhibits
  • 8.00 mile(s) from Twin's Stadium, Minnesota Twin's baseball outdoor stadium
  • 8.40 mile(s) from Historic Orpheum, located downtown Minneapolis, this expanded proscenium stage offers many varieties of musical and classic theater
  • 8.80 mile(s) from Target Center, offers many live concerts and also houses the Minnesota Timberwolves and the Minnesota Lynx
  • 14.00 mile(s) from Underwater World, within the Mall of America, this underground aquarium houses many exotic salt-water fish as well as a huge tank with Minnesota species
  • 27.70 mile(s) from Valley Fair, an amusement park with over 70 rides, venues, attractions and also includes its own waterslide park.
  • 35.00 mile(s) from Canterbury Race Track, horse racing
  • 35.00 mile(s) from Mystic Lake Casino
  • 3.97 mile(s) from James J. Hill House, a 45-room mansion owned by railroad magnate James J. Hill. Tours are available Wednesday-Saturday


  • The Waiting Room, on premises, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: dinner, great place to grab a pizza or quesadilla and a few drinks. Why brave the cold when you can walk down to the lobby have a few drinks, watch a good game and enjoy all the hotel has to offer. Open Monday to Saturday from 4:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
  • 0.30 mile(s) from Gabe's Roadhouse, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: lunch, dinner, a sports bar and grill approximately three blocks away. A popular place where the Saint Paul Saints meet after home games. Featuring burgers, sandwiches and salads, full bar and telvision screens to watch games. They offer delivery service to the hotel.
  • 2.00 mile(s) from Ol' Mexico, Bar/Lounge, Mexican, Open for: lunch, dinner, features fajitas, carnitas, tacos and other Mexican cuisine. Full bar and televisions to watch games.
  • 2.04 mile(s) from Snuffy's, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: lunch, dinner, local favorite featuring burgers, hot dogs, fries and malts.
  • 2.97 mile(s) from Outback Steakhouse, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: lunch, dinner, featuring steaks, ribs and some chicken dishes, variety of salad and other sides. Bar has a variety of beers and mixed drinks available.
  • 3.00 mile(s) from New Asia, Bar/Lounge, Chinese, Open for: lunch, dinner,
  • 3.44 mile(s) from Perkins, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner, 24-hr family style restaurant. Features everything from eggs, waffles, burgers, sandwiches, salads, pot roast and home style turkey.
  • 4.00 mile(s) from Buffalo Wild Wings, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: lunch, dinner, featuring wings, burgers, wraps and salad. Bar offers a variety of beer and mixed drinks. Perfect to watch a game.
  • 4.00 mile(s) from Chianti, Bar/Lounge, Italian, Open for: lunch, dinner, features a variety of pasta dishes, desserts and a bar.
  • 4.03 mile(s) from Davanni's Pizza & Hoagies, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: lunch, dinner, offers delivery along with dine-in and carry out.
  • 4.45 mile(s) from Red Lobster, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: lunch, dinner, variety of seafood dishes: scampi, scallops, salmon and crab as well as pasta dishes. Fresh salads and soups also available.
  • 5.00 mile(s) from Olive Garden, Bar/Lounge, Italian, Open for: lunch, dinner, variety of pasta dishes, soup, salad and bar.
  • 5.00 mile(s) from Wild Onion, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner, breakfast offered on weekends only. Lunch and dinner offer burgers, sandwiches, ribs as well as a variety of salads and desserts.
  • 3 mile(s) from Billy's on Grand, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: lunch, dinner, Casual bar & grill decorated with neon beer signs offers a big menu of American fare, plus a patio
  • 3 mile(s) from Bonfire Grill, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner,
  • 3 mile(s) from Dixies on Grand, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: lunch, dinner, Southern comfort food specialist with frequent live jazz music & Sunday brunch, plus a bar & patio.
  • 3 mile(s) from Bread and Chocolate, Coffee Shop, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner, Family-owned bakery & coffeehouse offering pastries, cafe fare & fair trade espresso drinks.


  • .50 mile(s) from Kaplan College
  • 1.31 mile(s) from Hamline University
  • 2.31 mile(s) from Concordia University
  • 2.50 mile(s) from St. Thomas
  • 2.50 mile(s) from William Mitchell Law Schools
  • 3.07 mile(s) from Macalester College
  • 4.03 mile(s) from University of Minnesota
  • 5.00 mile(s) from Augsburg
  • 8.00 mile(s) from Northwestern College
  • 8.30 mile(s) from Bethel University

Nearby Cities

  • 3.00 mile(s) from Roseville
  • 6.00 mile(s) from Minneapolis
  • 6.00 mile(s) from Arden Hills
  • 6.00 mile(s) from Moundsview
  • 6.00 mile(s) from Shoreview
  • 8.00 mile(s) from Bloomington
  • 10.00 mile(s) from Maplewood
  • 12.00 mile(s) from Vadnais Heights
  • 13.00 mile(s) from Woodbury
  • 35.00 mile(s) from Stillwater


  • 1 mile(s) from State Fairgrounds, Minnesota State Fair 'the best 11 days of summer' The 11 days prior to Labor Day annually, special events year round.
  • 10 mile(s) from Target Field, Home of the Minnesota Twins.
  • 1 mile(s) from Como Park Zoo, Como park, Como park zoo, Como park conservatory, Como park Bicycles and peddle boat rentals. Park is open 365 days a year hours vary depending on season.
  • 2 mile(s) from Como Conservatory, great place to hold special events such as weddings or anniversaries in a pleasent setting.
  • 3 mile(s) from University of Minnesota's, home of the continuing Education Center and various university buildings.
  • 3 mile(s) from State Capital, tour our beautiful capital building
  • 4 mile(s) from Xcel Energy Center, home of the Minnesota Wild, Concerts and Events
  • 4 mile(s) from River Center, St. Paul's Convention Center
  • 5 mile(s) from Harriett Island, walking, running, bird watching, picnicking, boating
  • 7 mile(s) from Us Bank Stadium, New home of the Minnesota Vikings.
  • 7 mile(s) from Mn Childrens Museum
  • 7 mile(s) from Science Museum of Minneso
  • 8 mile(s) from TCF Stadium, home of the UMN Gophers, football game, track meets, events
  • 8 mile(s) from Ordway Center Performing, theatre, plays, musicals and events
  • 9 mile(s) from Convention Center Mpls, state, local and International conventions and meetings
  • 10 mile(s) from Gold Medal Park, jobbing, picture taking, strolling
  • 14 mile(s) from Mall of America, the United States largest mall, over 400 shops restaurants and entertainment.
  • 17 mile(s) from National Sports Center, home of the USA Cup and many other special events.
  • 18 mile(s) from Target Center, home to the Timberwolves, concerts, events
  • 18 mile(s) from Minnehaha Falls, walking, hiking, bird watching, picnicking


  • 14.44 mile(s)from Mall of America, World Famous Mall of America- most department stores, theaters, and variety of restaurants,and amusement parks
  • 5 mile(s) from Historical Grand ave, Historical Grand ave located on Grand avenue and Lexington features a variety of boutiques and shops also featuring a variety of restaurants.
  • 5 mile(s) from Rosedale Mall, Rosedale mall features a variety of different shops.
  • 15 mile(s) from Mall of America, Largest mall in the United States. With over 400 stores available.
  • 10 mile(s) from Nicollet Mall, Nicollet Mall is a twelve-block shopping and dining district of the city.


  • Free local shuttle from 7:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., Monday through Friday within a 5 mile radius(for college and business only).
  • 4.5 mile(s) from Union Depot Saint Paul's Union Depot is an historic railroad station and intermodal transit hub located in the Lowertown neighborhood of the city of Saint Paul, Minnesota
  • 3.5 mile(s) from St. Paul
  • 7 mile(s) from St Paul Downtown Holman Field
  • 15 mile(s) from Minneapolis-St Paul International/Wold-Chamberlain Airport
  • 1.5 mile(s) from Metro Light Rail The metro line is located on University ave approximately 1.5 miles from the hotel.