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Running Aces Casino, Hotel & Racetrack - Columbus MN by GrandStay

Running Aces Casino, Hotel & Racetrack, conveniently located one exit past the intersection of 35E & 35W, in the north metro, near White Bear Lake, MN and Forest Lake, MN.  Running Aces Casino, Hotel & Racetrack features a full-service hotel,  meeting facilities for up to 150, Las Vegas-style card room with live summer harness horse racing, year-round Simulcast wagering, trout fishing, and a full-service restaurant.  

The hotel offers a range of deluxe accommodations and amenities that are ideal for leisure and business trips. Choose from a selection of double queen or king bedded rooms, executive king and suites featuring full kitchens.  All guest room feature a 65-inch HDTV, coffee brewer and in-room safe. Start your day with complimentary GRAND START® Breakfast offering a variety of  hot and cold items. The destination also includes a heated indoor pool and whirlpool, fitness area, business center, room service, bar and 24/7 dining, patio, fire pit guest laundry and free Wi-Fi.

Book your meeting, conference or special event at Running Aces.  Meeting space available in three separate rooms or one large room for up to 150 guests. The private patio with firepit, offering a full view of racetrack, is a perfect setting for your group. Catering options available.     

Running Aces features Blackjack, Pai Gow, 3- & 4-Card Poker, all limits in Texas Hold’em, daily poker tournaments with various buy-ins to accommodate all players, entertainment for everyone with monthly comedy shows, BINGO and various events throughout the year. 

Hotel Features & Amenities

  • Complimentary GRAND START® Breakfast Complimentary GRAND START® Breakfast
  • Indoor Pool & Whirlpool Indoor Pool & Whirlpool
  • Lounge/Bar Lounge/Bar
  • Guest Laundry Guest Laundry
  • Outdoor Patio Outdoor Patio
  • Exercise Room Exercise Room
  • Free Wi-Fi Access Free Wi-Fi Access
  • Business Center Business Center
  • Meeting Room & Event Space Available Meeting Room & Event Space Available
  • Accessible Rooms/Elevator Accessible. Please see Amenities page for... Accessible Rooms/Elevator Accessible. Please see Amenities page for Accessible Features or call the hotel direct if you have special needs.

Hotel Info

GrandStay® Columbus-Forest Lake (Running Aces)
15215 Running Aces Blvd
Columbus, MN 55025 Map it
Reservations: 855.455.7829
Front Desk: 651.925.4450
Check In:
4:00 pm
Check Out:
11:00 am


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