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The Beacons of Minocqua

8250 Northern Road, Minocqua, WI 54548
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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English first
18 reviews 18 reviews
6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2014

We stayed in one of the suites for a 3 day trip cross-county skiing between Christmas and New Years. The location was good for us, since it was centrally located to the ski areas we went to at Winter Park in Minocqua and the Anvil Trail in the national forest east of Eagle River. It was bitterly cold and the... More

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Sarasota, Florida
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24 reviews 24 reviews
7 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2013

The "condo" we rented was OK, but certainly nothing to write home about. the carpet was old and had a bleach stain on it. Some of the dishes had dried food on them when I took them out of the cabinet, and the information given at check in had the check out time listed incorrectly so in addition to having... More

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Chicago, Illinois
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2013

Where do I begin???? My husband and I will never stay at The Beacons again and you would be wise not to waste your money at this ‘resort’. We rented a condo for a week. We originally wanted one of the townhouses; they were unavailable, but were promised this condo was a replicate of the townhouse. The bathroom off the... More

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Wood Dale, Illinois
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21 reviews 21 reviews
20 hotel reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013

In general, I would recommend The Beacons of Minocqua. The resort has many amenities, which include a nice size indoor pool, game room, and deck for viewing the lake. We rented a condo, it was clean and neat, the bedroom and bath of good size and the open kitchen/family room adequate and comfortable. The only drawback was that it was... More

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Washington DC
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2013

We had a 2 bedroom condo unit on the 2nd floor where 5 of us stayed comfortably. There was a great view of the lake. The only downside was that they advertised that Wi-Fi was available throughout the property but it was virtually non-existent. It only worked about 10% of the time and was very slow. We had to find... More

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Providence, Rhode Island
15 reviews 15 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2013

This resort was clean and comfortable. The pool area was very nice as was the gaming area. I enjoyed time in the loft reading a book, my husband relaxed in the sitting area off the game room and my daughter sunbathed on the sun deck. We enjoyed a picnic in the gazebo and sat by the lake. We also took... More

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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013 via mobile

Stayed in a 1 bedroom lodge room with 4 people. Lots of storage space which made it deem bigger, and it was clean. We wanted the 2 bedroom but it was booked. When we checked in found out 2 bedroom was only booked 2 out of the 4 nights we were there, were not even given option to rent it... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2013 via mobile

Little or no WiFi. We could not stay here and work! Limited and poor TV reception. Outdated resort. In this day and age a resort must have digital TV and WiFi Porches need sanding as they are rough and full of splinters. The setting is beautiful and close to town with the bearskin trail. Dead cut up trees are down... More

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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121 reviews 121 reviews
72 hotel reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2013

Our family (4 adults/2 children) stayed here for a week on an interval exchange. The unit was clean(when we checked in), well laid out, well furnished, and roomy with a nice balcony overlooking the lake. The grounds were lovely and well maintained. The boys enjoyed the fishing dock and boats. The indoor pool was very good. However, the internet didn't... More

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Galena, Illinois
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26 reviews 26 reviews
3 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2013

Loved everything about the resort. Most importantly the rooms were super clean, updated, and well laid out. We had a cabin in the woods and enjoyed watching the deer from our windows. The downside of the the resort was the staff that did not seem knowledgable of the resort nor the Minocqua area. If you rent a boat go over... More

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Address: 8250 Northern Road, Minocqua, WI 54548
Location: United States > Wisconsin > Minocqua
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Ranked #2 of 5 Specialty lodging in Minocqua

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