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Burntside Lodge

2755 Burntside Lodge Road, Ely, MN 55731
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Burntside Lodge
Ranked #3 of 29 Specialty lodging in Ely
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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13 reviews 13 reviews
11 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

These log cabins are nestled in the woods overlooking beautiful Burntside Lake with its many loons, which you can hear throughout the day. You can rent boats, paddle boards, kayaks and hydro-bikes to explore the lake. The restaurant is pricey but you get what you pay for. Burntside Lodge makes it easy to unplug, because there are no TVs and... More

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North Branch, Minnesota
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

So enjoyed the historic quality of the lodge. It is rare to find such authentic Northwood's construction in such pristine condition. The food was out of this world and the cocktails were heavenly. The whole family was there on vacation and each of our cabins were beautifully decorated, supplied with quality amenities, and offered cooking facilities if one was interested.... More

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Land O' Lakes, Florida, United States
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Clean and friendly and the perfect quiet get away. We stayed in cabin 11 which had a little slant to the floor, added to the charm! Wish there were hiking trails on the property . We rented a boat for some fishing and to explore the beautiful lake. We would go back again.

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Knoxville, Tennessee, United States
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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

We have stayed in Cabin 3 twice, both times in early June, and both times we have loved the location, the wonderful historic feel of the lodge, the food at the restaurant, and waking in the early morning on such a serene lake.

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Oak Forest, Illinois
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2013

Burntside Lodge is a wonderful haven for rest and beauty. There are also many things to do. Burntside Lake is one of the most deep, clear, and cold lakes I have ever seen. It is very special. We were there this year for the Lodge's 100th birthday celebration. It was great to return. The cabins are comfortable, the Lodge welcoming.... More

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Coos Bay, Oregon, United States
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2013

Authentically rustic while being sophisticated and modern. The best of both worlds. Food, atmosphere, ambiance and that wonderfully deep, clear lake. It is said that the lake was once the site of the Hamms Beer commercials. Boats or pontoon boats are available for rent.

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Minnesota
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64 reviews 64 reviews
11 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2013

This was not our first stay at Burntside, about 9 years ago we spent a last September weekend at Burnside with friends and vowed we would return. Not sure why it took so long, but when we noticed Burnside was celebrating it's 100th anniversary we had to get back. We spent 3 days in a smaller unit this time, #3.... More

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Cincinnati, Ohio
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2013

Our family has been coming to Burntside Lodge for over 50 years. It is truly unique in its ability to combine an impeccable rustic cabin resort experience with outstanding hospitality, fine dining and a breath-takingly beautiful natural environment. Favorite activities range from a quiet afternoon reading a book on the dock (or in the cabin or lounge on a rainy... More

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Virginia
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46 reviews 46 reviews
18 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2013 via mobile

We stayed in Cabin 1 which has 3 bedrooms, a nice kitchen and sitting room, and a wooden deck. The deck is on the rocks that lead into the lake. We were able to fish right outside the front door! We also had our own dock and rented a pontoon boat which was a great size with plenty of seating... More

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Buffalo, Minnesota
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5 reviews 5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2013

We stayed at Burntside Lodge with friends in Cabin 4 to celebrate my birthday. My husband and I have enjoyed dinner there before, but never stayed there. The cabin was very well equipped. The new shower was lovely and our beds were SO comfortable. You will never get tired of the view. Cabin 4 is situtated wth 2 tiered patio... More

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Address: 2755 Burntside Lodge Road, Ely, MN 55731
Location: United States > Minnesota > Ely
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Also Known As:
Burntside Hotel Ely

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