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Gunflint Motel

101 5th Ave W, PO Box 1120, Grand Marais, MN 55604
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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East Bethel, Minnesota
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

We wanted a place to stay for a weekend in February without it costing an arm and a leg. We were very happy with this motel. It had a kitchenette and a very comfortable bed. The bathroom was newly remodeled. Everything was clean and very comfortable. I would stay here again in a heartbeat. It's not fancy but it's still... More 

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Baltimore, Maryland
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16 reviews 16 reviews
6 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

I came up to Grand Marais to take a class at the North House Folk School and I found the Gunflint Motel to be a little home away from home. The rooms are not your average hotel room, they are homey and feel more like having your own apartment! My room had it's own separate bedroom, and living room with... More 

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Washington, Louisiana
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
14 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2013

We have stayed here a couple of times now and have enjoyed the room and the owner's helpful and friendly attitude. We have booked the efficiency unit on the end each time as this gives the best view of the lake and offers good space and amenities for the price. We will definitely stay again here when we are in... More 

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San Francisco, California
Top Contributor
72 reviews 72 reviews
26 hotel reviews
91 helpful votes 91 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2013

I was really surprised as this was one of the last rooms left in Grand Marais when we booked the day of arrival. Who knew the leaves were such a draw! Anyway, I went in with the expectation that we were lucky to get any room at all, and was pleasantly surprised that the beds were good, the shower strong,... More 

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Des Moines, Iowa
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2013

We loved it. The place had everything we needed; coffee pot, frig. toaster. The place was very clean and spacious. It is a quick walk down hill to lake for dinner at the Angry Trout and into town for dinner and we were able to sit on the curb in front of the motel and enjoy the storm roll in... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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14 reviews 14 reviews
10 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2010

If you want a basic, affordable place to stay while you are up along the north shore, this is your place. It is a block or two off the main road, and an easy walk into the downtown area, although walking back up the hill on your way back is a little work. The room we had (#5) was plenty... More 

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