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Canoe Bay

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W16065 Hogsback Rd, RR 1, Box 28, Chetek, WI 54728
Canoe Bay
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I celebrated our 10 year anniversary at Canoe Bay. The resort is beautiful. We stayed in the Lookout and had a view of the bay. We enjoyed walking around the grounds. It was very peaceful. We had ordered the food package and enjoyed excellent meals delivered to our cabin. We really enjoyed the three course meal at... More 

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Oak Lawn, Illinois
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9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you want to get your chill on, this is the place! Relaxation is king! We were in Cabin 10 and it was superb. The all meal option is well worth the price. The breakfast and lunch meals were very nice, the delivery to the cabin was so nice. All of the dinners were top shelf, gourmet! The staff was... More 

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Evanston, Illinois
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9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've been reading other people's reviews, and it seems like they didn't read the website before they visited. This place is completely secluded. It takes about 15 minutes to get to town, and there's not much to do once you're there. If you stay here, stay to experience quiet, nature, and enjoy your travel companion(s). We stayed in a room... More 

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West Bend WI
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21 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We recently stayed at Canoe Bay for 2 nights. We enjoyed our stay and I gave it five stars but I would suggest to anyone considering a stay, to do your research. Knowing a few things from Trip Advisor helped us enjoy our visit. But I can see some people being a little disappointed. The property is beautiful and the... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One of the most romantic, beautiful places I have ever been. Peaceful and discreetly private. l can't imagine a more incredible place to be proposed to!!! Every single detail has been so carefully and beautifully thought through. I didn't know places like this really existed. We would go back in a heartbeat. Even the food served in the restaurant was... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

My three star rating is really an average of five stars and 1 star. First the good things. The setting is beautiful! The quality of the rooms -- they are almost all individual cabins -- is exceptional. You have a feeling of what I call "splendid isolation." That is you have the feeling you are the only ones there. And... More 

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Lisa D, Owner at Canoe Bay, responded to this review

I am so pleased you enjoyed the property and its peaceful, remote setting. Your positive observations are appreciated, as well as the areas you’ve noted where there is opportunity to improve. Our goal is always to provide accurate and complete answers in a timely and friendly way. In this case, your e-mail concerning a hamburger request simply was not delivered... More 

Olathe, Kansas, United States
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12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

We were looking for a quiet weekend away from our great kids, and we found it at Canoe Bay! This is a Midwest jewel! From Kansas City, it was an easy flight to Minneapolis and 2 hr drive to paradise in the middle of nowhere! Don't plan on staying connected to your device for phone or internet...this is GETTING AWAY!... More 

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Lake Geneva
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5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

If you're looking for rustic luxury in the heart of the woods, this place is for you. It's beautiful, quiet, peaceful and lovely. The "Lakeside" cabin we stayed in was beautiful, clean and had an amazing view. Dinner, although pricey, was delicious. It's all homemade and the atmosphere is lovely. In my mind, there are a few fallbacks, it's nice... More 

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346 reviews
45 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 175 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

My wife and I have been coming to Canoe Bay whenever we are in the Midwest. This is just about the most romantic, and relaxing getaway we know. The rooms are deluxe, the trails and outdoor spaces are fresh and inviting, and Lake Wahdoon, the centerpiece of the property is beautiful. We love the dining room, and can't wait to... More 

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Maplewood, Minnesota
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9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

This past weekend, my husband and I spent two wonderful, decadent nights at Canoe Bay. This was our fourth time to this gem of a place in the midwest. As soon as you pull on to the long wooded driveway of the property, you can feel your stress being left behind. Dan and Lisa have created something very special for... More 

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