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Bear Paw Resort

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31926 County Hwy 50, (Becker County), Park Rapids, MN 56470
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    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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Winnipeg, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

After a hectic and chaotic eight months, my husband and I were looking for a quiet, cozy and stress free spot to recharge our batteries. We lucked out in finding Joel and Tracey's little piece of heaven! Our cozy little Sunflower cabin 8, located a short distance from the waters edge was spotlessly clean and perfectly appointed. We loved watching... More

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Bennington, Kansas, United States
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What an awesome experience. My wife and I were looking for a quiet, clean resort with friendly people and quality fishing. We found that and more at Bear Paw Resort. Our cabin was very clean and comfortable, the rental boat was very reliable and fishing was very good. We were even lucky enough to experience the northern lights. It was... More

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Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
1 review
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My family of nine stayed in one of the three bedroom larger cabins. It had such a large living area and we could easily seat all 9 of us for each meal in the kitchen. The kitchen was very well stocked and SO clean. Great screened in porch AND a patio. The wonderful owners were very friendly and helpful. Joel... More

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BearPawResort, Owner at Bear Paw Resort, responded to this review

Angie thank you so much for the wonderful review. How exciting to hear that we rate up there with Disney! We are thrilled that you found our Resort to meet all of your vacation needs and expectations and found our accommodations very clean. We look forward to seeing you all again. More

Brown Deer, Wisconsin, United States
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5 reviews 5 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our family decide to return to Northern MN for a week long vacation of fishing and relaxing. Had a awesome week of catching fish. Seen all types of wildlife. Bald Eagle, Osprey, Hummingbird, Loons( seem they like to follow our boat), and Deer. Our second time staying a Bear Paw Resort. Will be going back next year. The cabins are... More

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BearPawResort, Owner at Bear Paw Resort, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your great review ;) Glad you enjoyed all the gardens as we love making the Resort beautiful inside and out. As you share the one thing we love about our Resort setting in the Northwoods is all the wildlife you get to experience. We are happy that you appreciate our clean accommodations and the little... More

Worthington, Minnesota
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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

I spent a week here with my extended family. First, it's right on the lake which is a great amenity as the previous two resorts we had stayed in had highly traveled roads between the cabin and the lake. The cabins were clean and well maintained which made it feel like a home away from home. There are too many... More

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BearPawResort, Owner at Bear Paw Resort, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the kind review. We are so happy that all of our amenities fulfilled your vacation needs and provided plenty of fun things to do for your family. Finding a Resort without a road going through it was one of our personal requirements because for one it is safer for the children that love to roam... More

Bozeman, Montana
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24 reviews 24 reviews
9 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014

Last summer was our first at Bear Paw Resort, and we'll be coming back this June! Our group usually rents 3-4 cabins for the week. The grounds are well kept! You can tell the owners work hard at keeping it that way, toward the end of our stay there were some heavy rain storms, and they were out first thing... More

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BearPawResort, Owner at Bear Paw Resort, responded to this review

Thank you Ashley for such a wonderful review. We are thrilled that Bear Paw provided everything your families were looking for in a vacation for all ages. We appreciate you recognizing the detail from our hard work so we can continue to offer the best for your vacation. We are looking forward to seeing you all this summer ;) More

Little Falls, Minnesota
1 review
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2013

My husband and I stayed at Bear paw resort for the first time in September of this year and had such a wonderful stay. In fact, we loved it so much we will be back with our family in July 2014. The lake is such a good size to enjoy not only fishing but also the water sports that our... More

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BearPawResort, Owner at Bear Paw Resort, responded to this review

J & B thank you so much for your wonderful review. We are so happy that you found your first stay at Bear Paw to be everything you were looking for in a family vacation that you are returning this summer with your extended families. Glad you love the fire pits as we love the extra cozy seating they provide.... More

Gibson City
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2013

We've been coming to Bear Paw for almost as many years as Tracey and Joel have owned the resort. They are wonderful people and hard workers at providing great accommodations and a good family experience while respecting the natural environment. They are continually updating cabins, landscaping, equipment, etc. Couldn't ask for more! We've enjoyed socializing with both Tracey and Joel,... More

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BearPawResort, Owner at Bear Paw Resort, responded to this review

Thank you Sue for such a wonderful review. We are so happy that you have found our Resort very accommodating for your family and enjoy everything as much as we do. We always strive to offer the best for our guests along with the Nature and Environment being the bonus :) More

Saint Paul, Minnesota
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2013

For 25-years and counting, we've been having a family reunion every July in the Park Rapids area with my wife's entire family -- usually 6 families and 20-30 people! Due to the closing of the resort we previously stayed at, we switched to Bear Paw in 2006 to continue our cherished tradition. The owners,Tracey and Joel Hays, had recently purchased... More

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BearPawResort, Owner at Bear Paw Resort, responded to this review

Thank you so much for a very meaningful review. It is fun to look back with guests like your family that have been with us from our beginning and have enjoyed and appreciated all of our renovations and improvements. We look forward to providing your family of generations to come many more vacations here at Bear Paw Resort :) More

Coon Rapids, Minnesota
2 reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2013

My family has been coming up for 5 years now, and it just keeps getting better every year. We have enjoyed watching not only the resort grow and mature, but Joel, Tracey and the family as well. This is the ultimate place to just relax, enjoy nature, and be treated to a beautiful "retreat experience". Plenty of options to stay... More

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BearPawResort, Owner at Bear Paw Resort, responded to this review

Thank you so much Nothnagel family for a wonderful review and sharing your vacation experience with us. Yes we have watched our children grow and enjoy catching up year to year and we are thrilled that you find our "home" a "retreat" feel to kick back and relax and enjoy the nature and surroundings of the Northwoods. Thank you for... More

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Address: 31926 County Hwy 50, (Becker County), Park Rapids, MN 56470
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Location: United States > Minnesota > Park Rapids

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