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“Amazing Minimoon” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Surfside on Lake Superior

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Surfside on Lake Superior
Highway 61, Tofte, MN 55615   |  
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Ranked #2 of 4 Hotels in Tofte
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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“Amazing Minimoon”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2008

We stayed at Surfside in early July for our mini-moon and stayed in the honey moon suite. The room was amazing! The view is spectacular with large windows overlooking the lake. The furnishings were new and modern; flat screen tv, direct tv, electric fireplace, a mini kitchen w/ a fridge, microwave, plates, etc, a large bathroom with a two headed-shower, king size bed. This resort is not completely finished so if you stay there make sure to ask if the spa and exercise facilities are complete. But even if they aren't you could just relax in your room/suite all day and just listen to the waves crash on the shore. You will not want to leave and I am sure once you do you'll want to go back! Bluefin bay is about a mile away and I guess surfside is a sister property of Bluefin. So you can participate in bluefins excursion trips and other things until surfside is completly up and running. A word of caution there is still construction going on, but it wasn't too bothersome to us, because during the day we spent most of the time out of the room, and by evening they were gone. Just a word of caution as this could bother some people in the early am, especially when you are paying a pretty penny to stay there.

  • Liked — the view, the room, the north shore area
  • Disliked — the new construction noise and mess
  • Stayed July 2007, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Check in / front desk
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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  • Location
    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 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Address: Highway 61, Tofte, MN 55615
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Location: United States > Minnesota > Tofte
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Restaurant
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Ranked #2 of 4 Hotels in Tofte
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 26
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Located in the heart of the Lutsen/Tofte area, just a three-and-a-half-hour drive from the Twin Cities. Surfside on Lake Superior™ is set against the backdrop of the Sawtooth Mountains, surrounded by Lake Superior and the magnificent Superior National Forest. Surfside combines all the comforts of a luxury vacation on the North Shore, with the rewards and benefits of owning a second home. ... more   less 
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