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Shing Wako Resort

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Overview
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible7%
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“fire ring”(3 reviews)
“brainerd area”(2 reviews)
“paddle boards”(2 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Hotel
Suites
Kitchenette
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed in a reunion cabin. Plenty of space. Clean. All that you need for a great week. Beach area was shallow and sandy and the kids (teens) loved it. Kayaks, paddleboards and canoes available we of good quality. Rented a pontoon for the week and...More

Thank Mathew P
Response from Sue P, Owner at Shing Wako ResortResponded 1 week ago

Hi Mathew, Thank you for staying with us! We appreciate such a flattering and detailed review of your stay. Hope to see you and your families again soon! Sue

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were a large family group of 32 people who stayed for the second time here. There are so many wonderful things about Shing Wako Resort such as the very friendly female owner, the close proximity of the cabins to the lake, the nice sandy...More

Thank AliJo36
Reviewed September 15, 2017

We just returned from another awesome week-long vacation at the lovely Shing Wako Resort. We have been coming here for many years for a relaxing, peaceful vacation with beautiful sunsets. The cabins are very clean and comfortable with nice furnishings and a fully equipped kitchen....More

Thank MFK5213
Response from Sue P, Owner at Shing Wako ResortResponded September 17, 2017

Hi Mary, Thank you for your most complimentary review of our resort! We happily anticipate your return while we are getting your cabin and fishing boat ready; and dropping off a couple of bundles of fire wood by your fire-ring. Thank you again! Sue &...More

Reviewed June 26, 2017

We rented a Handicap cabin that had 3 bedrooms. We were heading to Merrifield to visit family. I did not know what to expect because up in the Brainerd area you will find many places to stay that are run down. Well we hit the...More

Thank jkjohnson55044
Response from Sue P, Owner at Shing Wako ResortResponded June 29, 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write a most complimentary review! We enjoyed meeting your family and look forward to seeing you again!

Reviewed September 5, 2016 via mobile

My family and I stayed at this resort in one of the two bedroom cabins over Labor Day weekend for two nights. Our first impression of the cabin was that it was a shabby old fashioned classic cabin which was ideally what we were looking...More

3  Thank Kelsey E
Response from Sue P, Owner at Shing Wako ResortResponded September 12, 2016

Hi Kelsey, Thank you for your review. It appears we were everything you were looking for in a resort, except our quiet time. Our standards have earned us a solid repeat business for families looking for a quality, quiet, relaxing, family vacation. Guests have shared...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Beachfront
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Wheelchair access
Self-Serve Laundry
Conference Facilities
Babysitting
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Shuttle Bus Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Air Conditioning
Details
Price range
$117 - $510 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
$117 - $510 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Traveler (3)
Pool & Beach (15)
Room & Suite (7)
Dining (1)
Family and Play Areas (15)
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Mary Ellen C
May 22, 2017|
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Response from Sue P | Property representative |
Hi Mary Ellen, First of all i want to apologize for taking so long to reply! Yes, we have a storm shelter on our resort grounds and posted suggestions of places to find shelter within your cabin.
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Mary Ellen C
May 22, 2017|
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Response from Sue P | Property representative |
Hi Mary Ellen, Wifi is included in the cost of your cabin. Sue
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