Heslin's Motel & Cottages

Imagine yourself sitting under a beautiful covered porch, gazing at the serene St. Croix River surrounded by loved ones. This amazing dream can become your reality by booking a vacation at Heslin’s Motel & Cottages. Our one of a kind facility is nestled on the banks of this breathtaking river and has all the amenities you need to escape from the world for a moment. Our rustic property is secluded enough to bring peace to even the busiest of minds.

Relax and Enjoy!

Our priority is always to make each and every visitor feel like family. We will give you and your guests and much or as little attention as you’d like in order to make your stay with us perfect. Guests are welcome to explore the property in its entirety including the owner’s home. Our staff strives to make each experience with us a memorable one through personalized amenities and friendly service. We look forward to see you!


  • Many rooms to accommodate groups
  • Variety of bed sizes
  • 18 Acre Property
  • Covered Porches
  • Recreation Fields and Activates
  • Newly Remodeled Facilities
  • Free Internet Access
  • Pet Friendly
  • Rentals daily, weekly, and monthly

River and Lake Fun!

Our accommodations are not only located on an amazing river, it is only minutes from a gorgeous lake. Approximately 10 minutes away is King Lake. This lake is great for water-based activities and sports (scenic lodging). Many of our visitors enjoy the convenient location and easy access to this added bonus. We have often been told this is the best part about visiting Heslin’s; we like to think there are many great parts that make up one whole vacation getaway. No matter the size of your party, we have the perfect room or cottage for you. Your comfort and satisfaction is our promise and we always encourage guest feedback to ensure the next visit is even better!

Dedicated Staff

Heslin's Motel & Cottages is owned and operated by Lorraine Orkin and her husband. They live onsite year round and are always available to their guests. You won’t be just another number when you check in with them. You are treated as a member of their family with care and consideration. Their experience and kind nature lends well to their chosen professions. They genuinely enjoy meeting new people and giving them a lasting memory. There is always a dedicated handyman on site to adjust any discomforts and ensure the facility is working at top performance.