The Sanctuary: Crosby’s Hidden Gem for Cuyuna Mountain Bike Lodging.

Crosby’s Hidden Gem

A remarkable transformation: The Sanctuary –Experience premier Cuyuna mountain bike lodging in Crosby, Minnesota at The Sanctuary where you’ll discover the perfect blend of history and modern comfort as the former 1950s Emanuel Lutheran Church is reborn into an extraordinary boutique hotel. The hotel showcases exposed wood rafters, large gothic windows, and salvaged stained glass that reflect the building’s rich history.

Immerse yourself in eight beautifully designed and unique en-suite rooms that provide serene sanctuaries for unwinding:

  • Three enchanting en-suites on the main floor have beautifully tiled bathrooms and easy access to the Great Room.
  • Four spacious en-suites on the garden level have heated floors and are pet-friendly.
  • One room is located on the mezzanine with windows overlooking the Great Room, providing a truly unique experience.
  • Each room offers essential toiletries, free high-speed Wi-fi, and a 42″ TV for your entertainment needs, ensuring a comfortable stay.
  • Fresh local coffee and continental breakfast included with each stay.

Accessible Accommodations:
The Sanctuary is a fully accessible and ADA-compliant hotel.

  • Accessible ramp entrance with dedicated handicapped parking space
  • Lift that provides access from the main floor to the mezzanine
  • Front porch is fully accessible from inside the building
  • ADA-room on the main level with a roll-in shower with shower seat, as well as other accessible accommodations

Discover tranquility at The Sanctuary:

Indulge in the relaxation of The Sanctuary’s many common spaces, and embark on an adventure where comfort, charm, and convenience merge seamlessly.

  • Make yourself at home in the spacious mezzanine, which features cushioned window seats, a kitchenette/bar, and a family-style dining table.
  • Relax in The Great Room, boasting 30-foot ceilings, a cozy fireplace, and inviting leather couches for ultimate comfort and relaxation.
  • Admire the gardens from the large shady porch with plenty of patio seating.
  • Enjoy the convenience of being just two blocks away from the Cuyuna Lakes mountain bike trails and Main Street Crosby, making it an ideal choice for lodging near Cuyuna bike trails.
  • Take advantage of the nearby Cuyuna Lakes State Paved Trail, located only 0.7 miles away, which further enhances the appeal.
  • Beautiful Serpent Lake is just a short walk away where you can swim, enjoy a picnic, or just take in a sunset.
  • Locked bike/boat and gear storage.

Experience the perfect venue rental at The Sanctuary for unforgettable special events and private getaways. Celebrate your special occasion or enjoy a private retreat with exclusive access to The Sanctuary’s hotel, grounds, and amenities. Private venue rental includes:

  • Exclusive and total access to The Sanctuary, including all eight guest rooms with private baths
  • Additional sleeping space on the cushioned window seats in the mezzanine
  • Full access to the Great Room and 70” TV
  • Private use of the porch and outside grounds.
  • A continental breakfast with customizable breakfast options.

Enjoy a one-of-a-kind Cuyuna mountain bike lodging adventure at The Sanctuary in Crosby, where history, tranquility, and enchantment intermingle to create an unforgettable escape.