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Inn on Gitche Gumee

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8517 Cogdon Boulevard, Duluth, MN
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Inn on Gitche Gumee
Ranked #8 of 11 Duluth B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Maple Grove, Minnesota
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

5 star place to stay, friendly, and family owned, extremely clean, great view of Lake Superior, bon fire every night, fresh coffee every morning, I will not go anywhere else when I am going to Duluth...Been going for my annual visit every year for eight years. Each room has a personality of its own decorated so uniquely, Butch the owner... More 

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Walnut, Illinois
20 reviews 20 reviews
8 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

My wife and I were driving late on hwy 61 along the shore of Lake Superior, looking for a place to stay and happened upon the Inn on Gitche Gummee. We spoke with a couple out front taking an evening stroll and they highly recommended the place. Venturing to see if they had anything available, we wandered in and, speaking... More 

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Baxter, Minnesota
11 reviews 11 reviews
8 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

We chose this inn for a last minute weekend getaway. The inn sits on a hillside across the road from Lake Superior. Although the room description claims a “view of the Duluth Harbor Aerial Lift Bridge”, you will need your binoculars to actually see it. Otherwise, it does have a nice view of the lake, and that is about the... More 

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Avon, Minnesota, United States
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Clean, friendly owner and staff. cool rooms, great breakfast, relaxing place to stay, Nice relaxing place to sit outside and look at Lake Superior.. Love it, love it. On old highway 61, across the road from lake superior. quiet, all rooms have a theme.. I like them all, but the wolfs den is my favorite. Can have a bon fire... More 

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15 reviews 15 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

This was our second stay here in two years. Each has been wonderful. Butch and Julie are very accommodating and welcoming people. The suite in which we've stayed each time is dog friendly, so we can sit on our deck with our Golden, watch the lake, and enjoy a pizza that we've picked up from Clearwater Grille, just 1.5 miles... More 

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Zumbrota, Minnesota
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71 reviews 71 reviews
21 hotel reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

This is our 2nd time here. We were here years ago and enjoyed it. This time is no less enjoyable. Butch and Julie (owners) are very nice, accommodating and down to earth. The location is 3 miles north of Duluth on the north shore. We enjoy gazing out over Lake Superior and their gardens. The rooms all have different themes.... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

We stayed in 2 rooms that was supposed to accommodate 7 - 8 that was not so unless you want to sleep on old worn out mattresses on hide a bed & futons that have been repaired with duct tape and have a lot of stains (ugh). the 2 beds were nice but one of the beds was definitely for... More 

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Eden Prairie, MN
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40 reviews 40 reviews
8 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

We stayed here for one night in July and loved it! Our room ("The Cabin") was cozy and comfortable for the three of us. The location near Duluth but on old Highway 61 was ideal too. We thoroughly enjoyed our omelette breakfast and the coffee (Alakef) was excellent! I highly recommend this hotel for your next visit along the North... More 

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San Antonio, Texas
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2014 via mobile

We stayed in the Wolf Den. Great view of the lake. The room was very comfortable. Delicious coffee and warm fireplace. It was 20 below zero and snowing but we were enjoying every minute of it and they delivered us a wonderful breakfast at 8 in the morning even in this weather. Breakfast was served only every other day but... More 

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Wayzata, Minnesota, United States
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014

We love the Inn at Gitche Gumee - Butch's breakfasts are made with love and delivered hot...he was sad his chocolate covered strawberries were beginning to melt! Thanks Butch and Julie for your attention to detail, your small valentines touches in our room with little hearts hanging around - and most of all for your clean rooms and kind hospitality.... More 

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Address: 8517 Cogdon Boulevard, Duluth, MN
Location: United States > Minnesota > Duluth
Number of rooms: 9
Also Known As:
Inn On Gitche Gumee Hotel Duluth

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