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Grantsburg, United States
Reviewed September 13, 2016

On our 50th wedding anniversary our kids gave us a week up at Fenske Cabins. We looked forward to it with great anticipation. We decided to take our dog along as she enjoys checking out new places. We arrived and were shown to the Norway cabin. Upon arriving we were told it was a "cold water" cabin, something we had...

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Spring Lake Park, Minnesota
Reviewed August 27, 2016

Loved everything about this resort! The cabin was clean beyond the norm. The Family was so kind and helpful. Chase and the girls were fantastic and even though there was a lot of clearing to do after the storm, Laurie always made sure we had all we needed. Such a beautiful spot!!!!!!

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St. Paul, Mn
Reviewed July 27, 2016 via mobile

My sister in law and I stayed in one of their bunkhouses and used them as our outfitter for a BWCA trip. They were extremely accommodating and kind. The bunkhouse had a fridge, microwave and coffee pot, so was more like a nice camper cabin than a simple bunkhouse. The items that they outfitted us with were top of the...

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Topeka, Kansas
Reviewed July 17, 2016

Our family of four stayed in the Spruce cabin for a full week. We picked this location because each cabin includes a dock, fishing boat and canoe. There is also a fire ring and grill which makes for some nice evenings. The cabins are spaced nicely to give you plenty of privacy. The lake is amazingly clear and we were...

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Pagosa Springs, Colorado
Reviewed September 10, 2014

This is a beautiful lake resort. Perfectly quiet with beautiful views from all cabins. We stayed in the Norway for 7 nights and the Point for two. Loved them both for different reasons obviously. The Norway is a cold water cabin with no shower and you heat water to do dishes. The Point is a fully functioning 2-bedroom cabin with...

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Texas
Reviewed September 6, 2013

Noticed there haven't been many reviews over the Summer so I thought it was time to say this is a wonderful place to kick back and veg (or paddle and fish). We spent one week in the White Pine cabin and just loved it. Cabin was clean and equipped with almost everything you could think of. We'd planned to eat...

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Horton
Reviewed June 18, 2013

We stayed in the Spruce Cabin for a total of 12 days, 5 with just two of us and a week with our grandson. We had a very nice time. As has been said already, there is lots to do in the Ely area, and just canoeing on Fenske Lake is fun, too! We had cookouts on campfires, and played...

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Hawthorn Woods, Illinois
Reviewed February 2, 2013

This was our second trip to Fenske Lake. We loved it there last year, and loved it now. Jackpine cabin is very comfortable, the lake is great for fishing and swimming. There are lots of hiking trails nearby - around the lake and within a few miles drive in the superior national forest. Laurie and Chris are great hosts. Our...

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Western North Carolina
Reviewed November 30, 2012

Over the last few years we have been at Fenske 5 times. We stayed in several cabins - all with cold water only and a half bath. We were looking for an rustic cabin experience in a quiet setting and we obviously were not disappointed! We always caught a lot more fish than we could eat - some years catching...

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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed September 18, 2012

The Fenske Lake Resort Cabins are truly exceptional. My husband and I thoroughly enjoyed our stay in the Jackpine cabin at the beginning of October 2011. The family that owns these cabins were great to work with - they could not have been kinder or more accommodating .The cabin was comfortable and relaxing, with just the right amount of amenities....

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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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A secluded, peaceful resort with true Northwoods charm on the edge of the BWCAW. If you are looking for that perfect getaway, Fenske Lake Cabins is the place for you! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Fenske Lake Resort Cabins

Address: 3788 Fenske Lake Road, Ely, MN 55731
Location: United States > Minnesota > Ely
Price Range: $160 - $270 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
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“Most cabins have hot water! Check their internet site for more info.”
 of 5 bubbles loisc16, Sep 13, 2016 | Read review
“Fenske offers both rustic (without hot water) and completely modern with dishwashers and showers - so you can choose your comfort level!”
 of 5 bubbles retiredstatteach, Nov 30, 2012 | Read review
“Some of the cabins are new and some are older. This is the result of merging two different businesses within the last couple of years.”
 of 5 bubbles bab0706, Jul 25, 2012 | Read review
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