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Gateway Lodge

4103 County Hwy B, Land O' Lakes, WI 54540
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Eagle River, Wisconsin
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4 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2015 via mobile

The room we reserved for the night of our wedding was not available despite confirming the room twice prior to the wedding. The staff and manager were less than apologetic. Total lack of customer service skills. After asking for a resolution the groom and I were offered a different room with two twin beds and "maybe we could get a... More 

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Rushvie Nebreska
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2015 via mobile

Great place to stay! ! Very clean and comfortable with a great staff!! Lacks good cell service good wi fi though. Would stay again!! Great fireplace in lobby and many pictures telling the story of the lodge and it's history.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2015

When we first pulled up, I was worried about what this place was going to be like. The front desk staff was very friendly and helpful. When they handed us the keys (Real Keys) I started to get a little worried again. We drove around to the entrance for the room and went inside. It was like taking a step... More 

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Colfax, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2015

It's a great getaway, we'll be back. It is not for the snooty though. Yes, there are "mounted deer heads" everywhere, as I read in someone else's review. You're in the north, there are going to be dead animals. LOL. Because of the metal roof and the location, the cell service and internet are not great, but, remember: GETAWAY. Trap... More 

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East Troy, WI
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

I was a bit worried by all of the reviews. Yes this place is older and has mounts all over but once you get past it, not so bad. It's not the Ritz but an average good, CLEAN hotel. Our room wasn't fully updated, but nothing to scream about. The great room is a neat place to gather by the... More 

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Seoul, South Korea
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

The Gateway Lodge is the kind of place you stay in solely to write a TripAdvisor review. There is a collection of mounted deer heads right above the entrance, a moose and a bison on the opposite wall, a lynx above the continental breakfast bar, and several other smaller mammals tucked into other areas of the lobby. Oh, and there’s... More 

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Wisconsin
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

According to a previous review, I guess we got one of the misses when we stayed in a suite. The bed was awful and we slept very poorly. The place has charm and lots of potential. The front lodge room has a huge fireplace, chairs, small tables for playing cards, and sofas. The pool is in a separate building and... More 

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Anoka, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

I love places like this very rustic and a real classic lodge feeling the logs and the overall atmosphere. Very friendly staff and interesting history I will stay again when I am in town. If you are looking for non traditional hotel motel experience this place is a definite. I stayed in the smallest room which was a studio and... More 

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Sarasota
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Built in 1938, this is a perfect hotel for it's location in the small town of Land O Lakes in northern WI. Rooms are all different. We had 117-large with a king bed, sleep sofa and large kitchenette. Tiny, but adequate, bathroom. Old and dated decor but very clean. Only complaint was the tiny old TV hung high on the... More 

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Wind Lake, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014 via mobile

Have stayed here at least a half a dozen times during the past couple years. It is a great snowmobile friendly place to stay. The rooms can be hit and miss, quite a few are condos owned by others that are rented out. Some of the rooms we have stayed in are decorated nicely, have nice TVs, comfy beds and... More 

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