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Ruttger's Birchmont Lodge

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7598 Bemidji Rd NE, Bemidji, MN 56601
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Boca Raton, Florida
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41 reviews 41 reviews
5 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There check in policy should be reviewed, at 5 pm we were still waiting for one of our rooms The lodge and the restaurants were very nice and the service at the restaurant was excellent The rooms need at lot of work but for this area it is the best in town

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Saint Michael, Minnesota
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29 reviews 29 reviews
10 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife Had fish tacos.Great tasting and fish was perfect.Great service nice to have people that make your lunch perfect.I had BBQ burger with bacon that was awesome.Go enjoy not to many resort restaurants left.We rented a pontoon for the afternoon after lunch and what a beautiful lake.

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Saint Paul, Minnesota, United States
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ruttgers was great fun. I recently visited the resort with my fiance for his family reunion. The cabins are nothing extravagant but they are comfortable enough for sleeping. You go there for the lake, which is absolutely beautiful. Bring a boat with you or lake toys (kayaks, paddle boards, etc) so you can trually enjoy your time there. You can... More

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Chicago
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50 reviews 50 reviews
8 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had just a weekend in the area and this was the only place on a lake nearby that I could find that didn't require a week stay. Our room was in the main lodge. I'd guess the room hadn't been updated in 40 years. Restaurant has a nice patio. Food was OK, nothing special and a bit overpriced for... More

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Maple Grove, Minnesota
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57 reviews 57 reviews
10 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our family of 12 stayed here for 5 days in 2 cabins. The lakeside activities are awesome. The kids played with the free kayaks for hours. We also rented a pontoon, a speedboat, and a canoe. The breakfast is so convenient and the kids looked forward to their waffles each morning. We didn't have a kitchen in our cabins, but... More

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Tucson
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5 reviews 5 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

We loved this place! We were driving through and wanted to find something with charm rather than the standard hotel chain type of place and this was it! We were able to get one of the last rooms available. It was on the second floor with a view of the lake. The place is filled with charm and the staff... More

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Minnesota
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26 reviews 26 reviews
3 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

Be warned. I love this place. Old school, oddly plush, warm like an old fireplace. The outdoor dining on a beautiful day is as good as it gets. Good food too. The main lodge is comforting. Rutgers has always been my first choice in spite of the newer versions of road hotels appearing along the lake. The warning is this:... More

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Bemidji, Minnesota
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33 reviews 33 reviews
6 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2014

This place is really neat. They have big floating jungle gyms in the water the kids can play on. The Pirates Cove bar is awesome and the bartenders are great, super friendly people! Would recommend this place to any visitor and locals looking for a fun night out!

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Chanhassen, Minnesota
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20 reviews 20 reviews
12 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2013

This place has charm. But during the high season the cabins are way overpriced. The cabins are old, outdated, rustic and falling apart in places and I actually don't mind it because they are just indeed charming. Here is the good: 1) Cabins are steps away from the beachfront and a great location to other cabins and the lodge. 2)... More

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Brookings, South Dakota, United States
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

The room itself was good sized and had a beautiful view of the lake from the patio. The beds were comfortable and the room setup was nice. But... it looked and felt like you were stuck in the 70's. The water in the shower smelled like it came out of the lake and there was very little water pressure. The... More

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Address: 7598 Bemidji Rd NE, Bemidji, MN 56601
Location: United States > Minnesota > Bemidji
Also Known As:
Ruttger`s Birchmont Hotel Bemidji

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