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The Waters of Minocqua

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8116 Hwy. 51 South, Minocqua, WI 54548
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Francis Creek
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This was our first visit to The Waters. It had been recommended and we decided to give it try and truly enjoyed our stay. The facility had everything. It was a very busy weekend and yet still enjoyed all areas. The outdoor hot tub was wonderful to relax in after a day of ice fishing and the outdoor individual decks... More 

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Paul H, General Manager at The Waters of Minocqua, responded to this review

Dear 660bridgetm, Thank you for your recent stay with us and for taking the time to share your feedback. We are glad you were able to enjoy our outdoor hot tub, especially after being outside all day ice fishing. We look forward to welcoming you back to the Waters on your next trip to the North Woods! All the Best,... More 

Medford, Wisconsin
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was very happy with this hotel. Not only were the rooms clean, but the whole place overall was. The staff was very friendly too. There was a major commotion in the middle of the evening and I was very happy how the staff handled it.

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Thank Doberstein
Paul H, General Manager at The Waters of Minocqua, responded to this review

Dear Doberstein, Thank you for your recent stay with us and for taking the time to share your feedback. I am thrilled to read your comments and will make sure to share them with our team. We have a wonderful team that is dedicated to cleanliness as well as customer service! We appreciate the feedback and we look forward to... More 

Peshtigo, Wisconsin
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47 reviews
10 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Waters is great place to stay and relax for young and old. It has an indoor water park that has one of the fastest slides around. It is never overly crowded and is always very clean and is very well kept. The staff is always very friendly and helpful. The rooms are large and comfortable. If there are a... More 

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Thank R S
Paul H, General Manager at The Waters of Minocqua, responded to this review

Dear R S, Thank you for your recent stay with us and for taking the time to share your feedback. It's great to hear you enjoyed our water park...especially. the slides! We are proud of our staff and the great job they do in every department We look forward to welcoming you back on your next visit to Minocqua. All... More 

Merrill, Wisconsin
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our children have always loved staying at the waters, but I'm not sure we will be returning. Our first trip years ago was wonderful this time not so much. The little kids area has less every time we go. First the turtle didn't spray now the dolphin is gone. we were put in a room that wasn't heated (in January).... More 

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Paul H, General Manager at The Waters of Minocqua, responded to this review

Dear Boogerwiper, Thank you for your recent stay with us and for taking the time to share your feedback. I'm sorry to hear of your less than stellar stay, please give me a call 715-358-4000 to resolve your credit card being double charged. Many Thanks, Paul Harms More 

Washington DC, District of Columbia
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10 reviews
10 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2016

While the room itself was not very impressive, the mattress was amazing! My husband and I both said that we've never slept on a more comfortable bed before. Otherwise, the room was decent and clean. The lobby is what I expected and fitting for the setting. Breakfast was very basic so we headed to Paul Bunyan's Cook Shanty :-) The... More 

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Paul H, General Manager at The Waters of Minocqua, responded to this review

Dear CJAKA, Thank you for your recent stay with us and for taking the time to share your feedback. It's wonderful to hear you slept so well, we recently replaced all of our mattresses, so this is great to hear. We look forward to welcoming you back on your next visit to Minocqua. All the Best, Paul Harms More 

Wausau, Wisconsin
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98 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2015 via mobile

Upon opening the door, to our room, we were not hit in the face with the normally pungent aroma of a typical stale hotel room. Instead, my nose was greeted kindly with the freshness of new wooden furniture. The sheets and towels were bright and white. Bathroom spotless. Beds looked crisp and welcoming but were a bit too soft to... More 

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Thank catchthetrain
Lisa B, General Manager at The Waters of Minocqua, responded to this review

Dear catchthetrain, Thank you for your recent stay with us and for taking the time to share your experience. We have an amazing housekeeping staff that go above and beyond when it comes to cleanliness of our rooms. It sounds like you enjoyed our waterpark as well as the continental breakfast. We look forward to welcoming you back to the... More 

St. George, Utah
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14 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2015

I ended my day in this rural area and was lucky to find this gem along the road. I passed it in town headed to my last stop and knew that it'd be the place I'd stay the night. I made my way back and checked in. The place was clean and accommodating, the price more than fair, and the... More 

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Thank HaulingBikes
Lisa B, Manager at The Waters of Minocqua, responded to this review

Hello HaulingBikes! Thank you so much for filling out a review about your recent stay at our property! Our goal is to be number one and it's feedback like yours that helps us to reach that goal. I am very glad that you were able to make it back to our property and that everything during your stay went well!... More 

Chicago, Illinois
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11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2015

We stopped for 2 nights while traveling around Wisconsin and Michigan. Some of the hotels around can be iffy so we were happy to find this hotel . Our room was large and clean and all rooms come with a balcony which is nice for enjoying the scenery. The rates are a little high if you are not going to... More 

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Lisa B, General Manager at The Waters of Minocqua, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us and giving us a nice review. We hope that you join us again on your next trip through Minocqua. Lisa B More 

Wisconsin
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17 reviews
7 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2015

We visited while looking for lake property. Nice accommodations except I'd suggest they add some more accessible rooms. I have a temporary disability and am using a mobility device----could not get an accessible room and it was quite the endeavor to get into the bathroom in our room. Hard to describe the layout but you open the bathroom door and... More 

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Thank kvrfcr3
Lisa B, General Manager at The Waters of Minocqua, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We are sorry that the accessible rooms were not open to accommodate you during your stay. We will look into more protein options for breakfast as we go forward. We hope that you will join us again on your next trip to Minocqua. Lisa B, GM More 

Chicago, Illinois
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28 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2015 via mobile

We were looking for a place to stay for one night with five people. The room was clean and modern. It is a water park resort with a small little waterpark. The breakfast was decent but was laking the hot stuff. A down side of this hotel is the fact that it is not directly on the water like the... More 

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Lisa B, General Manager at The Waters of Minocqua, responded to this review

Thank you for your nice review on our property and staff. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay and hope you will visit us again soon. Lisa B, GM More 

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