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Bluefin Bay on Lake Superior

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   7192 W Highway 61, Tofte, MN 55615
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Ranked #3 of 4 Hotels in Tofte
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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minnesota
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48 reviews 48 reviews
12 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

While shopping at a canoe outfitter near Bluefin I heard a customer as the owner if there was a place to buy stamps and post a letter on Sunday, to which she answered "No...this is Tofte!" The North Shore of Lake Superior is a unique and isolated place and with some very unique accommodations. For all around service, rooms, location... More

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San Francisco, California
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107 reviews 107 reviews
61 hotel reviews
83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

A lovely place right on the Bay, with a comfortable bed and well laid out suite with a good kitchen. Incredible view out of the window when a storm arose on the Bay. The outdoor pool was lovely . The Coho cafe next door is the best place to get coffee,lunch or dinner. It is a real gem.

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mpls
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Way overpriced, bedroom was super small and in the rear of the room, no view, never opened blinds as it looked onto parking lot, was a tree out there as a stump was visible, but long gone. They used too much space on a kitchen and dining area. What two people in a room use that on vacation? Just came... More

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Minneapolis
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23 reviews 23 reviews
22 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Mostly pluses, thus the four stars. Pluses: - The location, Bluefin Bay itself, has to be the best natural site for a hospitality business on the North Shore - The Bluefin staff was uniformly terrific: attentive and efficient when you needed help or answers, and unobtrusive when you needed neither. -The Bluefin guest activities and coordinated outings are some of... More

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BluefinGM, General Manager at Bluefin Bay on Lake Superior, responded to this review

Thanks for your input on your recent visit to Bluefin Bay. I am happy that you enjoyed our location, our service, the interior design and upkeep of your accommodations and our grounds. As you probably know, all Bluefin units are individually owned. The owners pay dues to a homeowners association that is responsible for keeping up the grounds and buildings.... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The property is O.K... Definetly not worth the money! Room was in need of updates along with the exterior of buildings. Other couples/families we talked to thought the resort was overpriced too. We liked that the kayaking and bikes were included. We ate at the grille the first night and its very expensive, again overpriced! We would try another resort... More

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Stillwater, MN
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14 reviews 14 reviews
4 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed for 3 nights at the Bluefin Bay. We didn't know check-in wasn't until 4:00 p.m. so we spent an hour sitting on the deck of the Bluefin Grill with a glass of chilled white wine. There are so many activities to do and the staff was so friendly! Also, we were able to get the senior discount! The... More

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Was here last weekend and this place was very good. Helpful and attentive staff, good food at the restaurant, easy access to hiking, and a perfect little unit for two people. My wife and I went up for a two-day weekend, and enjoyed the outdoor pool and hot tub. We had 60-minute massages down the road at the Waves of... More

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Minnesota
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15 reviews 15 reviews
13 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We just returned home from our 3 night stay at Bluefin Bay. This was my 6th time at this resort but the last time I was there was 5 years ago. Once again I had an AMAZING time. Check in was quick and easy and I was given a warm welcome back to the resort. Our room was clean and... More

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Thunder Bay, Canada
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32 reviews 32 reviews
7 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We've been to Grand Marais many times but this was our first stay at this resort in Tofte, just 20 min or so from Grand Marais. Room was expensive (about $300) but was very nice - big bed, wood fireplace, 2p Jacuzzi. No balcony but the big windows opened up and the armchairs swiveled around so that you could sit... More

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Macomb, Illinois
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9 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I spent two weeks in August 2014 exploring the shores of Lake Superior and Lake Michigan. In the process we stayed at 7 different bed and breakfasts. The first thing I’d like to say is that it’s really hard to compare B&Bs: by their very nature they are different and often quirky. However, I’ll do my best.... More

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Address: 7192 W Highway 61, Tofte, MN 55615
Location: United States > Minnesota > Tofte
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Bluefin Bay on Lake Superior 3.5*
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