Not a deal if you cannot go! I have had a Crowd Cut coupon for months and been unable to use it. I called several times and was told hey have usually all the rooms booked for weddings and other events for Fridays/Saturdays FOUR months in advance. And they will not let me book beyond that - they "hold" those nights for events and will only give to regular folks like me a couple days in advance if they happen to have openings. I have been calling and checking for 5 months and not an opening yet. Super frustrating and the woman I spoke two made no apologies about this. And I have noticed that they have put more "deals" out there on Crowd Cut (as of April 23, 2012) - no clue when they plan to accommodate all these people! If you want to go on a Tuesday or Wednesday, this might work. But that does not work for us. And based on the poor reviews on this and other sites, it seems I may have wasted $100.
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- 19th Century History Preserved at the Outing Lodge European style 19th century country home, surrounded by lawns and gardens with 300 acres of wooded park land ~ a place where people would go to get away from modern city life. Pine Point was founded in 1858 as Minnesota's second "poor farm," a home for the chronically indigent or those temporarily down on their luck. Stillwater was a wealthy community in 1850, the territorial capital. In this abundant atmosphere, a desire to help the less fortunate culminated in the construction of this poor farm. The prize-winning dairy farm became both a home and a workplace to thousands of needy for almost 100 years. When the farm was closed in 1957, the land was planted in pine trees, now Pine Point Park. The house went on for 20 years as a Rest Home. In the 1980s, to save it from proposed demolition, Lee Gohlike began its renovation. He gutted its interiors with a reverence for its historic past: wide-planked wooden floors cut from old pine beams provide a perfect backdrop to the many elegant antique furnishings, numerous candelabra and massive fireplaces. Featured in Midwest Traveler, Star Tribune and other local & national publications, this beautiful Georgian home is a destination for exclusive retreats & events. Guests enjoy cross-country skiing, horseback and biking trails connecting to the Metro system. Theme dinner calendar of events. ... more less
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- Also Known As:
- Outing Lodge At Pine Point Hotel Oak Park Heights