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White Iron Beach Resort

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13471 White Iron Beach Rd, Ely, MN 55731-8185 See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed
Golf course
3 Star accommodation
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All reviews white corn davis family paddle boats neat place awesome week fish family vacation great hosts weather was perfect get away wonderful family close to town beautiful lake great cabin screened in porch short drive smallmouth bass
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Reviewed October 10, 2018

Very well kept cabins at a beautiful spot on the lake. The cabin had everything we needed and it is close to town. We went were there in early October and the only thing that I wish I could have changed was that due to...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Melamac
Reviewed October 4, 2018 via mobile

We were looking for a great place for R&R and found it! No stress, beautiful picturesque scenery, and easy access to everything in town. Beautiful cabin and love they are pet friendly. Hiking was amazing, and the lake was great to canoe. Will return time...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank richelleroberts
Reviewed September 22, 2018

Among other things, this is billed as a fishing resort. The resort and its owners deserve 5 stars; the fishing on White Iron Lake and its adjoining Farm and Garden Lakes deserve a 1. There is no way to separate the two given their advertised...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank WVJeff304
Response from Chad D, Guest Relations Manager at White Iron Beach ResortResponded September 30, 2018

Hi WVJeff304, First and foremost I want to say thanks for sharing your review with others on Trip Advisor, especially the kind words about our property and the owners Kerry and Sandy Davis. We do take a lot of pride of ownership at White Iron...More

Reviewed September 8, 2018

Great people good fishing close to town. Very family oriented and pet friendly. I have been going there for over twenty years hope to make it another twenty. I have taken walleye up to 10# and northern over 20# smallmouth bass in the 20" class.

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Terry R
Response from Kerry D, Owner at White Iron Beach ResortResponded September 10, 2018

Hi Terry, Thanks for the review. Always look forward to seeing you. Kerry and Sandy

Reviewed September 3, 2018 via mobile

Ely is a great north woods experience and White Iron Beach is our resort of choice. Very well maintained property. Clean, attractive cabins. Great hosts, always on site. The lake is gorgeous. Lots of amenities. Casual, comfortable, beautiful.

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Linda L
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One-of-a-kind family vacations await at White Iron Beach Resort, where our cabins overlook beautiful White Iron Lake near Ely, Minnesota, making ours one of the finest northern Minnesota fishing resorts! More Surrounded by the Superior National Forest and offering easy access to the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness and outstanding fishing, White Iron Beach Resort is the ideal setting for an unforgettable Minnesota getaway! Enjoy our comfortable Minnesota Lake cabins, a shallow swimming area for kids, sandy beaches and so much more at an outstanding northern Minnesota fishing resort! White Iron Beach Resort has everything you could want in a resort vacation, from a scenic lake and classic cabins to great Minnesota fishing and all kinds of family fun! If you’re not on the lake trolling for trophy walleye, planted near a crappie bed, casting for bass or hooking into a lunker of a northern pike, you may want to check out our sauna or game room. We look forward to seeing you! Less
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Refrigerator in room
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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$149 - $437 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
United States > Minnesota > Ely
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
$149 - $437 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
United States > Minnesota > Ely
Traveler (61)
Room & Suite (28)
Pool & Beach (4)
Dining (1)
Family and Play Areas (5)
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"They are cabins"
Aug 31, 2018
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"Look at the WIBR website for cabin location/layout."
Jun 13, 2018
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"Some of the cabins have better views of the water than others. Consult the resort map and call as far ahead..."
Jul 18, 2016
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"We love Cabin 17!"
Sep 3, 2015
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