We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
You added Kettle Falls Hotel to your Saves list
10502 Gamma Road, Voyageurs National Park, MN 56669
Hotel amenities
Kettle Falls Hotel
We can't find prices for this hotel
Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this hotel, but we can search other options in Voyageurs National Park
Check In Check Out
Write a Review

26 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
See reviews for
Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (2)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
  • Mar-May only
  • Jun-Aug only
  • Sep-Nov only
  • Dec-Feb only
All months
Burlington, Iowa
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
21 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

If you love and understand the National Park experience and it's amazing hotels, you will love it here! Our experience was staying in one of the villas. Getting to the hotel was an experience....we were met at the visitor center and taken there by boat. They will help you with all your gear and supplies. We had quite a bit... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Chicago, Illinois, USA
16 reviews 16 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

A very nice old charm hotel in middle of Voyageurs National Park. From architecture to ambience to hotel rooms all are in perfect sync and so different from todays mainland big cities that you will fall into love with this gem in this island! Do try their Wild Rice Soup, our NPS Ranger guide suggested that and we loved that.... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
intl falls, mn
Top Contributor
56 reviews 56 reviews
8 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

We took the boat tour from the Kabetogama (try to say that one!) National Park Visitor Center to Kettle Falls Hotel. It is a 5.5 hour tour, and quite wonderful. The Park Rangers did a terrific job of narrating and we were able to see at least 12 juvenile and adult eagles and their nests. Also loon and their babies... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

Stayed here in July. Nice staff, good food, but needs a good cleaning. Rooms share a bath and none were cleaned during our stay. Neither was our room or any on our floor. Nice boat ride from the national park dock to the hotel's dock. You can see Kettle falls from the hotel.

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Raleigh, North Carolina
3 reviews 3 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2013

There is a fundamental difference between staying at Kettle Falls Hotel and stopping there for lunch, particularly on the two days a week when the National Park boat tour stops for lunch and the small staff can be overwhelmed. Staying there allows you to be transported for a short period into a different and simpler time. We stayed two nights... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Senior Contributor
41 reviews 41 reviews
22 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

We went on the National Park's Grand Tour from the Kabetogoma Visitors Center, which took us to this hotel and restaurant. The only people they served while we were there at prime lunch time were from the boat. We had walleye sandwiches, with the wild rice soup (recommended on TA). The meal was seriously overpriced, but we thought at least... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Plano, Texas
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2013

Waited an hour and still did not get served our food. Finally had to leave. Mgr said they were short-handed, yet others who arrived in the restaurant after us were served. The boat tour to reach Kettle Falls is pretty good, although it could be cut down by 2 hours at least. You can only look for so many bald... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2013

The worst service I've ever had. I came here for lunch with my family and we waited over an hour for our food to arrive but it never came. They had one waitress working, who we took pity on, but there was no organization in the restaurant whatsoever. The people that had arrived after we did got served almost immediately.... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Houston, Texas
13 reviews 13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2013

This family friendly place was a hoot. If you look at my individual scores of this place you may wonder why over all I rated this little Hotel a 4. In short, personality and history. You start with a 30 minute boat ride through beautiful Voyagers national park. A nice change from the 8 hour shuttle we had just taken... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
pleasant hill, MO
12 reviews 12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2013

This trip was a step back in time as we enjoyed our week-stay at Kettle Falls Hotel. Our first night was in the hotel (which we later found out might be haunted ... but we didn't hear any ghosts). Our next three nights were in the lower level of one of the cabins, right by the water! The last three... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question
Owners: What's your side of the story?
Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.
Manage your listing

Been to Kettle Falls Hotel? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Kettle Falls Hotel

Address: 10502 Gamma Road, Voyageurs National Park, MN 56669
Location: United States > Minnesota > Voyageurs National Park
Number of rooms: 12

22 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

All traveler photos (22)
Hotel & grounds (8)
Room/suite (3)
Dining (1)
View from room (1)
Family/play areas (1)
Other (8)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay