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Trailside Cabins and Motel

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Box 155, Grand Marais, MN 55604
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Park Falls, Wisconsin, United States
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2012

After having stayed at a couple other Mom and Pop motels during the week, we had one night left and no reservations. We made a few stops (one priced too high; one couldn't find the owner) before stopping at the Trailside. It was a great choice. The owner's son greeted us and immediately let his dad know that we were... More 

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Twin Cities
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55 reviews 55 reviews
40 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2012

We stayed in Kari's cabin, more like a studio apartment, and it was very comfortable. It rained for 2 of our 4 days there. Great selection of TV channels and good rainy day things to do in the area. The only complaint I have is that the Lake Trail was a little harder to maneuver than I thought, but I... More 

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Larimore, North Dakota
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53 reviews 53 reviews
12 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2011

We stayed at Trailside one night in early June. Our motel room was really more cabin style, but that is what we wanted in the first place. We got rooms 14 and 15. Very unique layout, they took two rooms and connected them with a door that closes. In one half there is a queen bed, small table dresser and... More 

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Circle Pines, Minnesota
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23 reviews 23 reviews
11 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2010

We stayed at 2 different cabins at trailside from Aug 11 and Aug 15 (2 nites in each). We were in # 16 for the first two nites and # 5 the last two. The only real difference between the two cabins is cabin # 16 has a separate bedroom (# 5 is a single room cabin). Also cabin #... More 

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Des Moines, Iowa
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2010

We stayed here on August 3-4 in cabin #5. This is the closest one to the office building, yet back in the woods by the trail into town. It was the hottest it's been in a long time in Grand Marais, and the cabins were HOT! Fortunately, there were lots of windows and a fan. We also brought our own... More 

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Bullhead City, Arizona
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37 reviews 37 reviews
15 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2010

We loved the fact that this is a family owned business. It is very charming and cozy, we had "Kari's Cabin" it is perfect for a romantic getaway, queen bed and fireplace, and I picked fresh raspberries for breakfest rigth outside the door. Will definetly stay there again.

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8 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2009

Trailside Cabins is a charming resort located right on Hwy 61 within walking distance of North House Folk School and the main street of Grand Marais. If you are looking for luxury, this is not your place. However, if you seek a comfortable cabin, surrounded by trees, near Lake Superior, and a peaceful environment, then you should stay at Trailside.... More 

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2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2009

We stayed at Trailside Cabins in Grand Marais over the 4th of July weekend. When we arrived, we were delighted to walk into a clean, cute, well appointed cabin. Not only were there lovely quilts on the beds (compliments of the quilt shop attached to the office), but there was dish soap , dish cloths, and towels for the little... More 

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Rochester, MN
13 reviews 13 reviews
11 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2009

We got the last available room in the Grand Marais area and we know why-----the room had an odor. It was probably the old brown carpet and the fact they allow pets. The bathroom had such little water pressure it made a shower impossible. The screen doors on the units slammed loudly everytime our neighbors would come & go. There... More 

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Address: Box 155, Grand Marais, MN 55604
Location: United States > Minnesota > Grand Marais
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 14

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