Lilydale is where country meets the city. Its established neighborhoods are surrounded by breathtaking landscaping and views of the Mississippi River. This beautiful location is perfect for anyone that loves to immerse in the vibrancy of Lilydale without losing proximity of Minneapolis. It is the perfect home for everyone of all ages, especially families because of its notable and respectable school district.
This is the perfect destination for both locals and travelers. Experience the spectacular cross-country riverside of the Big River Trail. Nourish your need for nature at the Dodge Nature Centre with its 460+ acres of prairies, forests, lakes, wetland, orchard, and miles of open hiking trails. Enjoy a day, or two, at the meticulously maintained golf courses at the respectable Mendakota and Somerset Country Clubs. Discover and celebrate the award-winning Harriet Island Regional Park. Whatever you’re looking for, Lilydale won’t fall short of expectations.
Though it is known for its parks and trails, you definitely won’t miss out on the entertainment and culture. Enjoy a taste of charcoal-grill meats and seafood at Axel’s Restaurant or live drinks, hearty food and entertainment at Lucky’s 13 Pub. It is also conveniently located near the airport, downtown St. Paul, and post-secondary institutions, such as Macalester College and University of St. Catherine (St. Kate’s), which can be easily accessed by the Light Rail and Union Depot.
With an abundance of apartment living opportunities, feel at home in the heart of Lilydale.