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Timberlake Lodge Hotel

144 SE 17th St, Grand Rapids, MN 55744-4278
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#4 of 10 hotels in Grand Rapids
Located in Northern Minnesota, Timberlake Lodge™ is Grand Rapids’ premier full service hotel. A three-story craftsman style building with 84 unique and beautifully furnished guest rooms caters to the business traveler, couple on a getaway and vacationing family. Business amenities include wireless internet, a full service business center, fitness center, lending library, and boardroom for special meetings. Family amenities include a convenience store, family adjoining room suites, full kitchens and mini kitchens with refrigerator and microwaves, coffee pot, as well as large flat screen TVs. For the young and young at heart Timberlake Lodge™ is home to Grand Splash® water park that includes an over sized hot tub, lap pool, kiddie pool with frog slide and a 98ft tube slide! All Timberlake guests are treated to a full, hot breakfast buffet each morning. Handicap accessible rooms are available. All under one roof the lodge is host to the Timberlake Restaurant that features daily lunch specials, regular weeknight specials, and the best of fine dining in the Grand Rapids area. Weddings, birthday parties, social gatherings, Timberlake has the right space for you throughout the lodge and in our Grand Event Center.
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Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Free breakfast
Water park
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Business Center with Internet Access
Hot tub
Indoor pool
Heated pool
Bar / lounge
Breakfast buffet
Conference facilities
Banquet room
Meeting rooms
Baggage storage
Non-smoking hotel
Laundry service
Self-serve laundry
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Air conditioning
Room service
Flatscreen TV
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Non-smoking rooms
Family rooms
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Lori N wrote a review Apr 2021
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I live in a neighboring community and my husband and I decided to try the Timberlake Restaurant. I'm so glad we did. The hostess greeted us with a smiling face and upbeat attitude (refreshing after the experience we had at two other restaurants in town). We were quickly seated, despite not having reservations. Our waitress was perhaps the best we've ever had. She was knowledgeable not only about the menu, but about the community and iron range area. She was friendly upbeat and provided top notch service. I had told her I had a craving for sweet potato fries, thankfully for me, they're on the menu. She must have told the cook what I said, because I think they gave me extra. There was no shortage of them on my plate and I didn't think it was possible, but they were the BEST sweet potato fries I've ever had. Seriously, you must try them! My husband had a cup of the cheeseburger soup instead of a salad. He said it was delicious, and by the way he devoured it so quickly, I don't think he was exaggerating. I don't usually write reviews, but because the food was so good and the service impeccable, I felt I just had to share our experience.
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Date of stay: April 2021
Michelle W wrote a review Feb 2021
Ellicott City, Maryland6 contributions2 helpful votes
Having stayed at MANY of the area hotels, once Timberlake opened I knew we had found the best place for our family - and our visits have been wonderful. But this year the staff made my stay even more enjoyable! They were friendly and helpful, and I was impressed by the cleanliness of the breakfast area, including the social distancing and safety strategies they employed. Working with the public can be challenging - especially during Covid - and I would like to extend special thanks to Amber at the front desk for the kindness she exhibited and the way she went above-and-beyond to ensure that I would be comfortable. As a restaurant owner, great hospitality is something that I notice and appreciate, and it was demonstrated by *every* employee during my visit. Thank you for making a difficult trip such a positive experience!
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Date of stay: February 2021
Room Tip: Request a room with a spa tub!
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Response from , General Manager at Timberlake Lodge Hotel
Responded Feb 28, 2021
Michelle, Thank you for the feedback. We are glad you enjoyed your stay! We are very fortunate with the staff that we have and appreciated every single one of them! We will extend your compliments to the team! Thank you for choosing to stay with us and we look forward to your next visit.
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SLA wrote a review Jan 2021
Minnesota22 contributions23 helpful votes
We had an excellent stay at Timberlake lodge! Staff was phenomenal. We had a nice warm breakfast and the front lobby area was so warm and inviting. My grandkids had a room that had bunk beds and a sleeper sofa! Couldn’t have been more perfect! Dog friendly, kid friendly! Perfect stay for us! Wonderful bathroom towels! The owner made a point of talking to his guests. We’ll be back!
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Date of stay: January 2021Trip type: Traveled with family
Response from , General Manager at Timberlake Lodge Hotel
Responded Jan 12, 2021
Thank you for the feedback. We are glad you enjoyed your stay. We look forward to your return!
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Visitingson101 wrote a review Sep 2020
1 contribution
The outside was pretty however the room was not clean. Sheets had large fecal or blood stain. Front desk brought up new sheets. Not sure how housekeeping missed this obvious of a stain. Shower was dirty. Beds were uncomfortable. Liked that you could have dogs. Not worth the price.
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Date of stay: September 2020Trip type: Traveled with family
Response from Mary Ives, General Manager at Timberlake Lodge Hotel
Responded Sep 22, 2020
Hi - I am so sorry to hear of your experience. I will make sure to follow up with staff and management to make sure this does not happen again. Have a great day!
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Sandy O wrote a review Jul 2020
Sauk City, Wisconsin877 contributions121 helpful votes
We were impressed with this hotel. A friend made reservations for us so we weren't sure what to expect. Courteous staff. The room was wonderful, and the shower with dual heads and extra jets was amazing. The restaurant/bar opened for the first day when we arrived, so most of our large group ate here. There wasn't a lot of distancing. The food though made up for it and was very good and the servers were on the ball, serving a lot of people in a short period of time. I would stay here again.
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Date of stay: June 2020
Response from , General Manager at Timberlake Lodge Hotel
Responded Feb 28, 2021
Thank you for the feedback. We are glad your stay went well. The showers are our most complimented feature. We hope you consider us again on your next endeavor to the Grand Rapids area!
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Frequently Asked Questions about Timberlake Lodge Hotel
Which popular attractions are close to Timberlake Lodge Hotel?
Nearby attractions include Judy Garland Museum (0.5 miles), Children's Discovery Museum (0.5 miles), and Red Willow (0.2 miles).
What are some of the property amenities at Timberlake Lodge Hotel?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include an indoor pool, free wifi, and free breakfast.
Which room amenities are available at Timberlake Lodge Hotel?
Top room amenities include a kitchenette, air conditioning, and a flat screen TV.
What food & drink options are available at Timberlake Lodge Hotel?
Guests can enjoy free breakfast, an on-site restaurant, and a lounge during their stay.
Is parking available at Timberlake Lodge Hotel?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Timberlake Lodge Hotel?
Conveniently located restaurants include Timberlake Restaurant, Culver's, and Dairy Queen Grill & Chill.
Are there opportunities to exercise at Timberlake Lodge Hotel?
Yes, guests have access to an indoor pool, a fitness center, and a sauna during their stay.
Are any cleaning services offered at Timberlake Lodge Hotel?
Yes, laundry service and self serve laundry are offered to guests.
Are pets allowed at Timberlake Lodge Hotel?
Yes, pets are typically allowed, but it's always best to call ahead to confirm.
Does Timberlake Lodge Hotel offer any business services?
Yes, it conveniently offers a business center, meeting rooms, and a banquet room.
Are there any historical sites close to Timberlake Lodge Hotel?
Many travelers enjoy visiting Forest History Center (2.2 miles), Judy Garland Museum (0.5 miles), and Old Central School (1.7 miles).