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Family Resorts in Minnesota

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Lykins Pinehurst Resort (Nisswa)
$120 and up *
#3 of 4 Specialty lodging in Nisswa
6 travelers mentioned "family-friendly resort" and "family resort" when describing this hotel.
  • "This is a clean, family-friendly resort. We've never had a problem with our cabin. It is clean and well-equipped. Roger and Judy are attentive to the needs of their guests. Our..."
  • "The Lykins are amazing at what they do...running a family resort and making sure all are entertained. The cabins were great. They were clean, in nice shape, and cozy. The..."
Hiawatha Beach Resort (Walker)
$189 and up *
#3 of 7 hotels in Walker
3 travelers mentioned "family friendly resort" and "family resort" when describing this hotel.
  • "It is a very well kept clean family friendly resort. Unfortunately, my grandparents have passed. My parents, us three kids, nine great grand kids (of my grand parents), and five..."
  • "here. Boats, docks, house boat, lodge, food, booze, lots of amenities available. Nice beach area. Kayaks, canoes...great family resort...."
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Kavanaugh's Resort (Brainerd)
$130 and up *
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#2 of 7 hotels in Brainerd
4 travelers mentioned "family resort" when describing this hotel.
  • "This is a wonderful family resort. There are lots of things to do for kids/families: indoor pool, outdoor pool, beach area, lake for fishing/tubing/skiing, playground areas..."
  • "I would say it is definitely a family resort. lots of kids....we don't mind. Still quiet enough at night. Only two minor negatives...condo did not have a comfortable side chair..."
Breezy Point Resort (Breezy Point)
$99 and up *
#1 of 1 hotels in Breezy Point
5 travelers mentioned "family resort" and "family friendly resort" when describing this hotel.
  • "If anyone has a need for a family resort with a host of activities to accomadate everyone for business or pleasure they would have a hard time finding better hosts and facilities..."
  • "that was fun. the Dockside Lounge was very good and had very good food. But it's not a kid or family friendly resort, just not much to do...."
Grand View Lodge (Nisswa)
$144 and up *
#2 of 7 hotels in Nisswa
11 travelers mentioned "family retreat" when describing this hotel.
  • "The townhome #683 was absolutely perfect for a family retreat. There was plenty of room to have privacy; each bedroom has its own bathroom and the common area was comfortable and..."
  • "was 830pm). Overall it worked out. I think the rooms/lodges could use a makover, but for the price, it does deliver good family retreat...."
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Edgewater Hotel & Waterpark (Duluth) 3.5 of 5
$88 and up *
#16 of 32 hotels in Duluth
9 travelers mentioned "family place" and "family" when describing this hotel.
  • "This is a great family place! The rooms are nice and clean, friendly staff, and there's so much to do for everyone. The arcade is a little small, but the water park definitely makes..."
  • "The rooms are laid out for families (spacious), the suites are very family friendly. The best part however is the cost is extremely reasonable, so much so you will find you can get..."
Maplelag (Callaway)
$250 and up *
#1 of 1 hotels in Callaway
5 travelers mentioned "family" when describing this hotel.
Ludlow's Island Resort (Cook)
$288 and up *
#2 of 8 Specialty lodging in Cook
5 travelers mentioned "family" when describing this hotel.
  • "Every day there is a children's/family activity such as sand building contest, sail boat making and racing, fishing derby, scavenger hunts to name a few of our children's favorites..."
  • "Lately we've been staying on the north shore, as there is a cabin there that works well for my extended family, and has it's own dock for fishing (we've caught walleyes and bass..."
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Eagle Nest Lodge (Deer River)
$160 and up *
Special Rate $50/adult/night in Oct
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#1 of 4 hotels in Deer River
2 travelers mentioned "family" when describing this hotel.
  • "In these times, when everyone is working long hours, it is great to keep going back to a place you can count on to relax, enjoy family togetherness, and have fun!..."
  • "Eagle Nest Lodge is a great place to take your family. The owners Brian and Sue are very accomedating. There is something for everyone to do and enjoy. This is Minnesota..."
Arrowwood Resort & Conference Center (Alexandria) 3.5 of 5
$115 and up *
#6 of 13 hotels in Alexandria
10 travelers mentioned "family" when describing this hotel.
  • "In Minnesota there isn't a more family friendly, full of fun resort to take the kids at a resonable rate for a winter getaway. I think we'll try to come again in the summer, too..."
  • "We are a family with small 4 kids so this is a great place for us. There is the Big Splash water park that is open year round, great for winter. During the summer there is an..."
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Half Moon Trail (Park Rapids)
#3 of 8 hotels in Park Rapids
One traveler mentioned "family resort" when describing this hotel.
  • "on the lake, fun activities, great attentive staff and beautiful knotty pine cabins.. Great family resort. Perfect for a family reunion...."
  • "This was my first trip to Half Moon Trail and it was amazing. Beautiful grounds, great beach on the lake, fun activities, great attentive staff and beautiful knotty pine cabins.. Great family resort. ..."
Larsmont Cottages on Lake Superior (Two Harbors)
$94 and up *
#2 of 7 hotels in Two Harbors
8 travelers mentioned "family" when describing this hotel.
  • "It is a very family orientated place. But if coming as a couple like we did, you'll still have your privacy and enjoy it as well. I would definitely stay here again. If staying..."
  • "Fabulous, family friendy resort with all the amenities one could want onsite. A great getaway for families, couples, retirees...anyone wanting to enjoy the awesome views of Lake..."
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Bug-Bee Hive Resort (Paynesville)
#2 of 3 hotels in Paynesville
2 travelers mentioned "family" when describing this hotel.
  • "This would be a great place to bring a family and I'd love to go back in the summer. The only negative which is hardly worth mentioning is the water had a very strong smell. We..."
  • "Our extended family (30 people) might return, especially if they are in improvement mode. They seem to have put lots of money into a gorgeous main building & pool, an activity..."
Caribou Highlands Lodge (Lutsen)
$88 and up *
#3 of 4 hotels in Lutsen
5 travelers mentioned "family" when describing this hotel.
  • "Some of the really neat things we like about the location, family friendly, people are very nice here, views in every direction, four hills for skiing to really get away, as rustic..."
  • "It's easy to find a great deal for any time of the year, to make it affordable for either a family vacation or a couple's retreat. We love the amenities from the tennis courts, to..."
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#1 of 7 hotels in Two Harbors
2 travelers mentioned "family" when describing this hotel.
  • "Also, only 2 miles south of Gooseberry Park.There are few of these small family-type resorts left on the shore--they should be valued. If you want Grand Superior and its prices..."
  • "wonderful addition. Amazing views of the lake! This is a great place for family, friends, or a romantic getaway. You won't be disappointed!..."
#1 of 3 hotels in Tower
One traveler mentioned "family" when describing this hotel.
  • "We traveled with a family with a handicapped child and were able to get connecting rooms - that was nice. The pool and hot tub were clean and basic - everything you would expect..."
  • "Very nice accomodations - but be skeptical of the "free" rooms. We had a terrible experience with this and just ended up paying for the room. The front desk clerks were not helpful at all, they cou..."
Holiday Inn Bloomington - Airport South (Bloomington) 3.0 of 5
$109 and up *
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#20 of 38 hotels in Bloomington
One traveler mentioned "family" when describing this hotel.
  • "This hotel is well worth the price you pay, especially if your family is looking for an affordable place to stay near the MOA! Believe Me!..."
  • "I stayed at this location at March 2011 for the weekend (late review) with my boyfriend and I wouldn't hesitate to stay here again! Service was awesome, the room was very clean, and the hotel is just..."
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#4 of 4 hotels in Lutsen
One traveler mentioned "family" when describing this hotel.
  • "The room we stayed in was only 2 years old and had enough room for a family. The granite countertops and nice kitchen were wonderful and the shower was HUGE! The kids enjoyed the..."
  • "Our family enjoyed a recent 6 night stay at Eagle Ridge. This was our first stay and I am certain we will be returning. We were in Building B with a lovely room that overlooked the pool. Our mornin..."
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#1 of 2 hotels in Kabetogama
One traveler mentioned "family" when describing this hotel.
  • "It was like having a family in another room. If this will bother you, you may want to rent the upper and lower unit together or rent another cabin. The living room is equip with..."
  • "Although I've been fishing "Kab" for nearly 30 years, this is the first time I've stayed at NLRO. My oldest son took advantage of the Iraq/Afgan veterans discount and he, his younger brother and I s..."
Ash.Ka.Nam Resort (Ash River)
#1 of 1 hotels in Ash River
One traveler mentioned "family-friendly resort" when describing this hotel.
  • "It is definitely a family-friendly resort with many young children enjoying the swim area and playground provided. We had come here from the isolation and solitude of Isle Royale..."
  • "The Ash Ka Nam is by far THE most popular place on the Ash River Trail, the gateway to the Voyaguers National Park. This was not always the case. The resort was bought by Mark & Lynette Hraban, a co..."
Eagle's Nest Resort (Nisswa)
$80 and up *
#5 of 7 hotels in Nisswa
One traveler mentioned "family" when describing this hotel.
  • "you have an amazing time and are taken care of. This resort is a 5 star in that it is an all around amazing place for a family get away...."
  • "Our family goes to Eagle's Nest every year. It's very low key - no tv, air conditioning or fancy bedding but you can't beat the experience. You could definitely go to a larger resort with a pool, arc..."
#1 of 1 hotels in Whalan
Selected as a "family resort" because... more
  • "We had a family reunion at Cedar Valley Resort. We rented two cabins for 26 of us. There was plenty of room. The cabins were spacious, had more than enough sleeping and bath accomodations. The s..."
  • "This is our second trip to Cedar Valley Resort becaue it works so well for large groups. There were 4 bedrooms that could comfortably sleep 12. There is a 3/4 bath on each floor and also a sink in eac..."
Grand Ely Lodge (Ely)
$81 and up *
#5 of 7 hotels in Ely
Selected as a "family resort" because... more
  • "Stayed 3 nights at the Grand Ely Lodge and we were very happy with the room, hotel amenities and food in the resturant/bar. Helpful people at front desk and extremely friendly. Room was clean as was..."
  • "We stayed here for four nights in August and have to disagree with the negative review below. There was nothing off-putting to us about check-in, no sign of low-class clientele, and all resort staff w..."
Shing Wako Resort (Merrifield)
$117 and up *
#1 of 1 hotels in Merrifield
Selected as a "family resort" because... more
  • "We have stayed at four cabin-on-a-lake type resorts and this one was the best yet. Please keep in mind when you read the reviews for this resort that there are three different types of cabins her..."
  • "My family really enjoyed the resort. Fishing was good, the cabins were clean and large enough so that we were not tripping on each other. Wireless access was very much appreciated. One recommendati..."
Ruttger's Bay Lake Lodge (Deerwood)
$95 and up *
#1 of 3 hotels in Deerwood
Selected as a "family resort" because... more
  • "The lovely lake lodge on beautiful Bay Lake near Mille Lacs Lake, The hotel has a main lodge with bar, restaurant and pool. There are several options to choose from. There are lodge rooms that are ..."
  • "I am sure this site is inundated with excellent reviews for Ruttger's, but I just wanted to say something to anyone NOT from Minnesota looking to come enjoy our beautiful summertime weather. Ruttger'..."
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Lost Lake Lodge Slideshow
#4 of 7 hotels in Nisswa
Selected as a "family resort" because... more
  • "To start with, our family started coming to Lost Lake over 30 years ago when I was a young child. I took a break while living out of state and starting a family, but have been coming back about every ..."
  • "Saw the bad review from July 2010. We stayed the same month had opposite experience. Staff very accommodating, even making food for my daughter with special diet. My family loved it. It was very exp..."
Dice's Island View Resort (Spicer)
$110 and up *
#2 of 3 hotels in Spicer
Selected as a "family resort" because... more
  • "My wife and I spent the first week of June up there for our 5th wedding anniversary. We arrived saturday afternoon to a friendly, cozy, quiet resort, that was back in the woods and really nice. We w..."
  • "Nestled on the shores of beautiful Nest Lake, Island View Resort in Spicer, Minnesota offers an ideal lakeside vacation getaway. The family owned and operated Island View Resort is located just minut..."
#1 of 3 hotels in Spicer
Selected as a "family resort" because... more
  • "After extensive research by my parents years ago, we decided to stay at Dickerson's Resort. It was by far the cleanist and most family friendly, not to mention it had the largest beach area. 15 years..."
  • "We have just returned from a perfect get away at Dickerson's Resort. Bob and Connie were so friendly and helpful and did a great job of making us feel welcome. The resort grounds and cabins are all ke..."
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