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Homer Glen, Illinois
Reviewed June 28, 2016

I wanted to take a few minutes to write you and personally thank you and your team for the unbelievable experience we had at Vermilion. Your accommodations (Aspen) was perfect, i.e., plenty of room, very well set up and exceptionally comfortable. As my brother in law stated, it was the best rental we have had. Also, your staff must have...

1Thank sseri0
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed June 20, 2016 via mobile

We were heading up north to celebrate our grandma's birthday and decided to make a long weekend of it and lucked out getting a four bedroom, two bath cabin (Sundown) here. What a great place! As a kid, we'd boated to this location before and I remember being jealous of the on-site playground and pool. This time, our family's kids...

1Thank chesterrant
Reviewed October 11, 2015

My wife and I went up to Vermilion Dam Lodge for our first vacation in 20 years, Ed set us up with a cabin with a spectacular view that was just beautiful. We also set up 4 dinners and our chef Rick is a master of gourmet cooking so everything that we ate was out of this world. There was...

1Thank Anthony B
Reviewed September 23, 2015 via mobile

This place is amazing. Beautiful cabins that are amazingly well kept. Went here with an organization that organizes trips for Marines. Ed is the kindest, most generous guy I've ever met and took great care of us. Marty took us out on the lake and was a blast to hang out with and learn from. The guides like rob and...

Thank Trevor M
Grain Valley, Missouri
Reviewed June 17, 2015

This is our second stay with Vermillion Dam Lodge. Ed, Marty, and the entire crew are so friendly and helpful. They want you to catch fish just as much as you do. The cabins are clean, sooo comfortable, and such a feeling of home when there. Can't say enough good things about this place. If you're trying to decide for...

1Thank LisaMcLallen
Reviewed October 8, 2014

Vermillion Dam Lodge is a top notch resort in a beautiful location with an incredible staff. We have traveled all over the country and have yet to find a friendlier and more helpful group of people. Their goal is too make you experience the best it can be and they do a wonderful job. I have also attend the Fall...

1Thank Dennis W
Reviewed September 1, 2014

Can't say enough about the quality of service received at VDL. Ed and staff are all about making sure their guests have a great vacation. Special thanks to Marty for repairing my trolling motor and keeping us on the water. If you're looking for a north woods vacation with great hospitality and great fishing, this is the place to be.

1Thank NDSChicago
Forest Lake, MN.
Reviewed July 8, 2014

If you want a vacation with beautiful modern cabins, good fishing, back to nature settings, good food, very friendly and courteous staff, and pristine water, The Vermilion Dam Lodge is the place for you. It's a chance for you to have the good family quality time that isn't interfered with by T.V. and radio. Cell phones do work but only...

Thank docand
Twin Cities, MN
Reviewed September 7, 2013

This resort is warm and homey. The cabin we stayed in was spacious and spotless. The resort was immaculate. It is situated in a beautiful location and it seems like every cabin has a great view. I know ours sure did. The staff is incredibly helpful and friendly. They sincerely seem to want to be there. I wanted to extend...

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Redford, Michigan, United States
Reviewed September 5, 2013

I ditto all the other reviews. My experience at VDL at the best. Ed and his staff are the best. When our rental boat needed a minor repair (lights), they were on it and had the repair done in less than an hour. Then Ed even took us on the lake to show us a great Walleye hole. And to...

1Thank Bruce C
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  • Kitchenette
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)

Additional Information about Vermilion Dam Lodge

Address: Lake Vermilion, Box 1105, Cook, MN 55723
Location: United States > Minnesota > Cook
Number of rooms: 18
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“no TV and little internet service....REALLY in the Woods away from it all”
 of 5 bubbles sseri0, Jun 28, 2016 | Read review
“We like staying away from the bustle of the lodge so have stayed in Niles Bay and Cedar Shores.....Gorgeous cabins”
 of 5 bubbles LisaMcLallen, Jun 17, 2015 | Read review
“Don't worry about air conditioning, mother nature takes care of that!!!!!”
  • view from the Norway
 of 5 bubbles docand, Jul 8, 2014 | Read review
“Book Early to get the cabins that best suit your needs!”
 of 5 bubbles 808joec, Jul 16, 2013 | Read review
“We stayed in Hillcrest, which is perfect for a small group of 2-4 fishermen.”
 of 5 bubbles tcdman, May 28, 2013 | Read review
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