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Grand Ely Lodge

400 N Pioneer Rd, Ely, MN 55731
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Ranked #4 of 7 hotels in Ely
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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21 reviews 21 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Growing up this was my favorite place for wild rice soup!! It is still as wonderful as I remember it!! We had prime rib dinner one night. Great food. Great prices. Bar service and staff are so so friendly. We came back for lunch one day. Place was packed. Still, great service/ great food. Their prime rib sandwich is HUGE!... More

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London, United Kingdom
18 reviews 18 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The room was pleasant and staff were very friendly and helpful. Unfortunately we didn't get to make the most the jacuzzi/swimming pool but all looked very clean. The setting of the hotel is awesome and over looks a beautiful lake. The room was clean, certainly large enough for a couple but I would not recommend adults sleeping on the pull... More

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Grand Rapids, Minnesota
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

all the machines in the exercise room (all 3 of them that is) were in various stages of brokenness. the staff were obviously annoyed that i had alerted them to this and said" you're not the first one to complain. this place is owned by a huge corporation and nothing gets done very fast. so, the exercise room is what... More

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Warroad, Minnesota
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

This is a very comfortable & beautiful place to stay overlooking the lake! The restaurant had a delicious breakfast! Access to the 2nd floor was wonderful, as we were able to park right by the door & walk in!

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Maple Grove, Minnesota
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26 reviews 26 reviews
11 hotel reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014

My daughter and I stayed one night at the Grand Ely Lodge before heading out to dogsled. The room itself wasn't overly fancy, but had large comfortable beds, the room was clean, and it had pretty much everything you would need for a night's stay. The mini-fridge was a nice tough. We did have a chance to visit the pool... More

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80 reviews 80 reviews
15 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

We have gone to Ely the last 3 years snowmobiling and have stayed at this hotel. The rooms are clean and comfortable, the restaurant has great food, the bar good drinks and service. The staff has always been very helpful and friendly We always enjoy our time here and look forward to going back next year. No complaints.

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Duluth, Minnesota
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2014

I'm staying in room 118. One level below "deck". I suggest nobody else stay here unless u want to hear people that sound like they weight 600 pounds trampling towards the food bin. Seriously. It's 1054 pm. Friday night. Back and forth stomping. What the hell is going on up there. Never again! Also. We did get a smoking room.... More

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Saint Cloud, Minnesota
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33 reviews 33 reviews
16 hotel reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

I didn't have high expectations coming into this place based on the recent reviews, but I have to say there was absolutely nothing to worry about. The room was clean, had a 3 cup coffee coffe maker, and had a great view of the lake. Reception was nice, the pool area was nice. We had the fish fry on Friday... More

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Saint Cloud, Minnesota
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

Our room was clean and neat with a comfortable bed. The view was magnificent. We enjoyed breakfast two times at the restaurant and cocktails at the bar in the evening. The service was always fast and friendly including at the front desk. Unfortunately, there was an unexplained smell of cigarette smoke in our non-smoking room. The unpleasant aroma really took... More

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014

We have come back now twice for a four day stay in February. The lodge is very comfortable and clean. The restaurant is great especially the Bar area. The hotel staff is super friendly and Margy in particular is excellent at customer serivce and making your stay feel accomodated. They have ice house rentals which is great if you like... More

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Address: 400 N Pioneer Rd, Ely, MN 55731
Location: United States > Minnesota > Ely
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Also Known As:
Grand Ely Hotel Ely
Grand Ely Resort

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Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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