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    National Forest Lodge

    9905 National Forest Lodge Rd, Isabella, MN 55607-9702
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    May 14
    May 15
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Traveler (44)
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    Overview

    • Excellent81%
    • Very good18%
    • Average0%
    • Poor0%
    • Terrible0%
    Travelers talk about
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Beachfront
    Restaurant
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    80 reviews
    #5 of 8 hotels in Ely
     
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    #1 of 34 Specialty lodging in Ely
     
    Moose Track Adventures
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    #3 of 8 hotels in Ely
     
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    1 - 5 of 97 reviews

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    My wife and I stayed at National Forest Lodge for a XC ski weekend in late January 2017. Though ski conditions were less than optimum, the area trails are great and the hospitality more than made up for the unusual(let's hope) warmth and rain in...More

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    Thank jace h
    Response from Andy F, Owner at National Forest Lodge

    Hey, I didn't even recognize you Garrison :) We hope the strange warm ups were an anomaly too. Thanks much for the great feedback. -Andy

    Reviewed March 17, 2017

    The National Forest Lodge is a fabulous one of a kind experience. We have been there three times and each time have left feeling refreshed and energized by our time there. Here are some of the high points: *Excellent ski trails *Wonderful food. The NFL...More

    Thank brad b
    Response from Andy F, Owner at National Forest Lodge

    Hi Brad. Thanks so much for your enthusiastic review! Happy the trip is "worth it" for you and appreciate your annual visit. -Andy

    Reviewed March 6, 2017

    We love the NFL. This was our third year going for one of the ski weekends. We love the communal meals that make us feel like we are part of an instant community. The ski trails are fantastic, the music was phenomenal, the food was...More

    Thank leslie9932
    Response from Andy F, Owner at National Forest Lodge

    Hey. Thanks for the glowing review. It was a great weekend! See you next winter. -Andy

    Reviewed March 6, 2017 via mobile

    A very special place! Skiing the superior national forest on miles of perfectly groomed trails! Food was excellent. Accommodations were clean and cozy. Our unit had a great wood burning stove. Attentive warm staff, highly recommend!

    Thank cathygrady
    Response from Andy F, Owner at National Forest Lodge

    So glad you enjoyed your weekend. The White Pine Retreat is a neat cabin. Thanks for the review! -Andy

    Reviewed February 27, 2017

    Fabulous time at the National Forrest Lodge once again! They have the most beautiful groomed trails and there is always snow there. I look forward to this escape every year. Great skiing and snowshoeing, wonderful meals thanks to Chef Augie, whirlpool, sauna and polar plunge.

    Thank 99elizabeth
    Response from Andy F, Owner at National Forest Lodge

    Loved having you back! Thanks for your long standing support. -Andy

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Things to do
    • Hot Tub
    • Restaurant
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    • Price range
    • $70 - $269 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 13
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    Room & Suite (9)
    Dining (6)
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