Sakakawea Inn (Lodging)

The Sakakawea Inn is Minot Air Force Base’s lodging location providing quality service and accommodations for all military and civilian patrons. The facility’s 87 rooms include Distinguished Visitor’s Quarters (DVQ), Visiting Quarters (VQ) extended-stay Temporary Living Facilities (TLF), with 12 rooms being pet-approved to allow for all family members! The guest services desk is open daily from 6:00am to 10:00pm, and has options available for after hours check-in! We can’t wait to have you stay with us!

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Nightly Rates


$96.00, with a pet add additional $10.00/night

Distinguished Visitor


  • In Room Microwaves
  • Business Center
  • Refrigerators
  • Cable TV
  • Irons/Ironing Board
  • Coffee Makers
  • DVD Players
  • Wireless Internet
  • Cribs
  • High Chairs
  • Wake-Up Service
  • Smoke-Free Facilities
  • Fitness Center
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Conference Room
  • Complimentary Coffee/Tea/Cocoa
  • Fax Service
  • Voice Mail
  • Visiting Quarters
  • TLF Family Quarters
  • Pet-Friendly TLFs (Limited Quantity; 2-bedroom facilities)
  • Accessible Quarters
  • Business Suites

Additional Information

We want to make your stay in Minot the best that it can be! Here, you’ll find more information regarding our facilities and reservation details. If you’re looking for something not listed, feel free to give us a call and we’ll be more than happy to answer any additional questions!

Accessible Quarters
Our handicapped-accessible units are designed for guests with special needs. They offer easy access, elevator, full kitchen (side-by-side refrigerator/freezer, dishwasher, cooktop, double oven, microwave, front-load washers and dryers), dining room with seating for six, two bedrooms, and living room with sofa sleeper.
Airport Information
Minot International Airport (MOT) is located just 15 minutes from base on Minot’s North Hill.
Commercial Quarters
In this time of austere travel budgets, please contact the Sakakawea Inn before making reservations downtown. We may have space on base – and we have negotiated favorable rates with all major hotels in our area. Lodging personnel will be happy to assist you in making commercial hotel reservations.
PCS Season
When temporary living facilities are not available on base, families should be financially prepared to live downtown until guest quarters on base become available. The desk clerk on duty has complete information on local hotels and restaurants.
Peak Periods
These are times where we’ll have decreased availability. If you’re planning a stay during one of these times, please book as early as possible.

15 May – 15 September: High PCS Season
Late July: North Dakota State Fair
Early October: Norsk HostFest

Pet Friendly TLFs
Pets are allowed in pet-friendly TLF quarters. We have 12 pet-friendly family units available on a first-come/first-served basis. Our pet-friendly units include one large kennel plus Doggie Pot pet clean-up supplies. We ask that you provide health records for your pet. Limit 2 pets (must fit in available kennels). Some restrictions apply.

There is a high demand for our pet units, so make reservations early. Contact us for availability. When pet-friendly rooms are fully booked, ask the front desk for information on kennels in the local area.

Individual reservations can be made any time by phone, fax or e-mail.

Group reservations can be made Monday through Friday from 7:30 am – 4:30 pm. Ask to make a group booking and we’ll connect you to someone who can help.

Information Required:

1. Reason for reservation request: PCS or TDY (Priority 1) or Space Available/Personal Visit (Priority 2).
2. Personal data: Full name, rank, mailing address, telephone numbers (commercial and DSN), credit card/exp. date, business address.
3. Arrival date
4. Departure date
5. Number of people in the party/number of children
6. Special requirements

Space Available Reservations
The Sakakawea Inn accepts reservations up to 120 days in advance, except during the peak periods listed below (State Fair/HostFest).

Peak-Season Projected Occupancy
86% or Greater – 3 Days in Advance
81 – 85% – 7 Days in Advance
51 – 80% – 14 Days in Advance
65% or Less – 30 Days in Advance

Off-Peak Projected Occupancy
50% or Less – 120 Days in Advance

Please call us to check availability.

Check In/Out

Although Check In Time is 1500, you may check in as soon as your room is ready.

CHECK IN: 1500


Connect With Us!

Phone Number

701-248-7000 or 701-723-6161 
Toll-Free: 888-AFLODGE (235-6343)

Hours of Operation

Sunday – Saturday:
6:00am – 10:00pm


173 Summit Drive • Minot AFB, ND

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