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Timber Wolf Lodge

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9130 Escape Road, Ely, MN 55731
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Plymouth, Minnesota
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The staff , the cabins, the sunsets do not disappoint..even on rainy days, the beauty of northern Minnesota is incredibly relaxing. We started going to Timberwolf Lodge 27 years ago (before it was even called that) and have only skipped a few years .Our FIVE children,now grown,loved going back this year and we spread out over a few cabins .A... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our family could choose to go anywhere in the world for our summer vacation and for 23 years we have chosen to spend our time together creating memories at Timber Wolf Lodge Resort, Ely, MN! Fishing is fabulous, cabins with everything you need, and sunsets are breathtaking! So much to do and so little time!

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Cottage Grove, Wisconsin
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Clean cabin with a sleep by number bed in the main bedroom. Friendly staff that was very willing to help out no matter what the request was. And a quality fishing lake with many nice Walleyes and Bass caught......and a few large pike missed. What more can you ask for? I'll be back there again next year for another week... More 

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River Falls, Wisconsin
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you want a place relax, have fun, and be adventurous, this is the place for you. My parents, most of my siblings and their children spent a week at the Timber Wolf Lodge. From our check in, numerous rentals, to guided tours, the staff was FANTASTIC! They even picked up our garbage! We had enough room to fit 5... More 

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Marshfield, Wisconsin
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good staff..good cabins..no bad comments from our group. We love TWL and will return again. The fishing is good and the grounds are well kept with a very remote feel..don't forget to visit the bait shop in babbitt..the older lady is a hoot and loves to play her old school jukebox for ya

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Saint Cloud, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a great stay at Timber Wolf Lodge! The staff were great. Everyone was very helpful with anything we needed from check-in to check-out They were able to give us ideas on things to do and places to see that were very affordable. We took advantage of nearby walking trails. I could just walk for hours and take in... More 

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Timber Wolf L, Owner at Timber Wolf Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Walton317 - We are so grateful to know that you had a great time at Timber Wolf Lodge and that our staff met your expectations. It sounds like you enjoyed the many facets of nature that Ely and this region has to offer. I like the vision of you on the rocking chair and the wood burning stove enjoying... More 

Wayzata, Minnesota
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had a wonderful sat at Timberwolf Lodge! The place is quiet, cozy, far enough away from Ely and vocalization that you relax, but close enough if you need anything. The bed was super comfy, the cabin I was in could fit a BIG family, but still felt intimate. The beach and fishing accommodations are perfect! Very well kept, clean,... More 

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Timber Wolf L, Owner at Timber Wolf Lodge, responded to this review

Dear David K - Thank you for your kind review of TWL! And thanks for noticing the coziness of our cabins and grounds. Yes our proximity to Ely is ideal... super nearby for, groceries, great food or main street entertainment... while far enough away to completely decompress. Everyone loves our Sleep Number Beds! We're so glad they have become the... More 

Plato, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

We stayed at the TWL on our honeymoon and it was absolutely perfect! Great location, beautiful lake, friendly/helpful staff! I honestly don't have a single bad thing to say!! It was the perfect getaway!

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Timber Wolf L, Owner at Timber Wolf Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Stephw14 - Wow! It is such a great compliment when folks trust us with their honeymoom plans. You're right - Cabin 4 has such great views and rests in such a quiet little corner of Bear Island Lake! It is definitely the right place to refresh, relax and to enjoy romance! I'm glad our staff took very good care... More 

Metro Minneapolis-Saint Paul, Minnesota
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

My recent stay at Timber Wolf Lodge was the perfect getaway from the Twin Cities. I wanted to read, relax, and enjoy the uninterrupted nature. And that was exactly what I got. The staff was so helpful, making sure I had everything I needed, and even gave me their personal cell phone numbers in case I needed anything in the... More 

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Timber Wolf L, Owner at Timber Wolf Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Benjamin724 - Thank you for your kind words. The compliment of "Exceptional service" was especially appreciated by the TWL staff. I understand that you also got some writing in while staying here. Hopefully you will send us a copy of your published work! Come see us again sometime! The owners and staff of TWL More 

Sidney, Ohio
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

This was my first trip up to MN ( I heard the fishing is legendary ), and I was not disappointed. I found Timber Wolf Lodge to be exactly what I had hoped for. It was quite, comfortable, and on a great fishing lake. I was expecting Cabin in the woods, but was pleasantly surprised to find a sleep number... More 

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Timber Wolf L, Owner at Timber Wolf Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Daniel N - At Timber Wolf Lodge we LOVE it when our guests feature pictures of their stay with us! Congrats on a great outing on Bear Island Lake and for enjoying both our northern and walleye populations. We're glad you enjoyed our comfy cabins, our customer Sleep Number Beds and fireplace! Come see us again soon! The Owners... More 

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