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5 Excellent Reasons to Visit the Canal Park Duluth District

Aerial lift bridge on sunny day Canal Park DuluthThe Canal Park Duluth neighborhood packs in all the features vacationers need for wonderful day in the city. The fabulous lakefront location offers great views of Lake Superior and the iconic Aerial Lift Bridge. The Lakewalk pedestrian and biking path hugs the shoreline and connects the Canal Park Duluth District to the city parks, beaches and downtown. However Canal Park is a vibrant area on its own, that includes great restaurants, unique shops, exciting entertainment and activities. The charming streets are lined with inviting cafes and interesting stores. The city’s entertainment hub, the Duluth Entertainment Convention Center (DECC) is also located in the Canal Park Duluth District. After a day strolling the lakefront, shopping and enjoying lunch, plan a perfect evening out to a concert, ballet or sports event. Then top off the night at one of the craft breweries or local pubs. 

The beautiful Solglimt Bed and Breakfast sits right on the water’s edge in the lively Canal Park Duluth neighborhood. Our renovated 1800’s Victorian seaside cottage is now an intimate inn on the shores of Lake Superior. Guests enjoy easy access to all the Canal Park Duluth District attractions at this tranquil retreat. Wake each morning to a gourmet breakfast, and sweeping lake views from the rooftop deck, gardens or porches. Cozy up by the fire after a day of adventures in Duluth. Reserve your elegant guest suite with us today for a wonderful and restful vacation in the new year.

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Duluth Entertainment Convention Center (DECC) Hosts Great Events in 2020

DECC rock concert showing back of crowd and bright lights on stageThe Duluth Entertainment Convention Center (DECC) has everything needed for an exciting evening of entertainment in Duluth. On the shores of beautiful Lake Superior, with panoramic views of the Aerial Lift Bridge and Duluth Harbor, find the hub of Duluth’s sports, arts and events. The DECC hosts thrilling ice hockey games, world-class concerts, and conventions for every interest. It’s also the home to the Duluth Superior Symphony Orchestra and the Minnesota Ballet. After an amazing concert, graceful ballet or heart-pounding game, enjoy a great dinner just steps aways in vibrant Canal Park. With a choice of romantic cafes and lively pubs, you’ll find the perfect place to top off an evening of great entertainment. 

Also in Canal Park, find an oasis right on the water’s edge, at the Solglimt Bed and Breakfast. Our convenient location is close to all the attractions but feels like a serene retreat. Enjoy a gourmet breakfast each day with sweeping views of Lake Superior. Our perfectly appointed guest suites offer the comfort and elegance for relaxing and restorative getaway. Plan your Duluth escape and welcome the new year in style at the beautiful Solglimt Bed and Breakfast.

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Wrap Up Summer on Duluths’ Park Point

Park Point in Duluth, MinnesotaThere are few places in Minnesota more exceptional than Duluth.  Duluth has a reputation for being a rugged and active city, perfect for the avid outdoor enthusiast.  It’s a reputation that’s well deserved.  Summer is a special time of year in Duluth; there’s just something about this city that brings out your adventurous spirit.  Perhaps it’s the wide open waters ready for exploration; or the hilly forests criss-crossed by trails; or the rugged outcroppings just begging to be climbed.  Whatever it is, now is a great time to wrap up your summer fun with a getaway to our beautiful Bed and Breakfast on Duluth’s Park Point.   Book your room at the luxurious Solglimt Bed and Breakfast, and get ready for an unforgettable summer vacation in Duluth. Continue reading →