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    Kavanaugh's Sylvan Lake Resort

    1685 Kavanaugh Dr, East Gull Lake, MN 56401
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          Free Wifi
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          Air Conditioning
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          1 - 5 of 73 reviews

          Reviewed 3 weeks ago

          We were highly impressed with the level of care and maintenance. The indoor pool was a bit cool, and the outdoor pool and lake were, of course, frigid mid-may. They have excellent paths and trails on and near and connected to the property. Bike rentals...More

          Thank healthcommando
          Response from TomK84, Owner at Kavanaugh's Sylvan Lake ResortResponded 3 weeks ago

          Thank you for your review and your stay at our resort and we are glad you had a good experience. The spring has been cool and that lake is not warming up as quickly as we would like, however, as of today (June 3) it...More

          Reviewed 4 weeks ago

          We spent a couple of days with our son and his family in one of the Cottages at Kavanaugh's recently. We had 4 adults and 2 preschoolers. We were not cramped, had plenty of room and the set up in the cottage with 2 bedrooms...More

          Thank CMSMidwest
          Response from TomK84, Owner at Kavanaugh's Sylvan Lake ResortResponded 2 weeks ago

          Thank you for your kind review. As a family owned and operated resort (since 1969) it is always very important to us that our guests have a wonderful and memorable stay with us. We are happy to hear your cottage worked well for your family...More

          Reviewed May 17, 2017

          The best thing I can say is that we stayed here for the first time last summer and after a long winter, when they announced their Memorial Day weekend specials we jumped at the chance for another long weekend at this lovely spot. We have...More

          Thank TravelFan123_10
          Response from TomK84, Owner at Kavanaugh's Sylvan Lake ResortResponded 2 weeks ago

          We are so glad that you enjoyed our property and are happy you took advantage of the great Memorial Day Weekend special! It's wonderful that you were able to enjoy our many amenities and that the kids had so much fun! As a family owned...More

          Reviewed May 1, 2017

          Spent 2 night weekend there with total 7 women. Had a wonderful time in spite of the chilly April weather. Our unit was very clean and had everything we needed. With 7 women, we still had plenty of room. The view was great and everything...More

          Thank sunLOVER4156
          Response from TomK84, Owner at Kavanaugh's Sylvan Lake ResortResponded May 2, 2017

          Thank you for your kind review of Kavanaugh's Sylvan Lake Resort. We are so glad that your group of friends enjoyed our property and that you found everything to your liking and that you had a great experience. Our family owned and operated resort always...More

          Reviewed February 8, 2017

          Perfect resort for family get togethers. Has every lake vacation amenity you could possibly want, but quiet and close enough to Brainerd/Nisswa. Only place we stay. Well worth the money. You will not be disappointed! And daughter has great luck fishing off the various docks!More

          Thank suejjj2017
          Response from TomK84, Owner at Kavanaugh's Sylvan Lake ResortResponded February 10, 2017

          Thank you so much for the nice review of our resort. We are so happy that you had a wonderful time, enjoyed the property and area, and most importantly....that your daughter caught some fish!!! Thanks again for taking the time to write the review and...More

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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Beachfront
          • Free Parking
          • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
          • Free Parking
          • Self-Serve Laundry
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Microwave
          • Refrigerator in room
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Tennis Court
          • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
          • Hot Tub
          Details
          • Price range
          • $204 - $249 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Room types
          • Kitchenette ,
          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Accessible rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 51
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          • Minnesota >
          • East Gull Lake
          • Also Known As
          • Kavanaugh`s Hotel Brainerd ,
          • Kavanaughs Hotel Brainerd
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          pet friendly?
          March 18, 2017|
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          No I'm sorry we are not.
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          "We had a cottage on the pond on the end. It felt very private and was easy to get to."
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          "Their website has floorplans to help you pick the right spot, but calling in is even better. So helpful!"
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          "I think all units would have a pretty good view."
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          "For larger groups, we recommend one of the cottages, though they have accommodations to fit all."
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