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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Canoe Bay for our 15th wedding anniversary. While the room was very nice and the grounds were pretty, the overall experience for us was disappointing. To start, the resort seemed to make a big deal about how difficult the resort is to find to the point of making me apprehensive about finding it and feeling stressed. We found... More 

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Lisa D, Owner at Canoe Bay, responded to this review

Dear PurpleVelvet, We’re honored you selected Canoe Bay as a beautiful, comfortable site for your special getaway. Your observations about the driving directions are appreciated! I’ve toned things down a bit on that count, and am glad to know you had no trouble finding us. However, we are dismayed that our food program is apparently at odds with your preferences.... More 

Santa Rosa Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I must admit I came up by myself this trip while my wife was in Europe. I came up only to fish in the beautiful, peaceful lake. The trip was not successful catching the bass I envisioned due to the extremely hot weather this summer, but the buckets of bluegill and perch caught proved to be fun also. I stayed... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fantastic accommodation - wonderfully spacious and good fixture/fittings. The resort grounds are great, nice lake that you can canoe or boat on. The library is a perfect place to relax. The restaurant is excellent , using ingredients from the resorts onsite garden. A very good resort, and you could easily many days in without leaving, should you wish No faults... More 

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Holliston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Was fortunate enough to escape my real world and head to Canoe Bay for a long weekend. After a decent flight to Minneapolis and about a 2.5 hour ride, we arrived in Chetek and stopped at Gordys in the downtown area and picked up a few things. Then on to Canoe Bay. The directions from the emails had us nervous... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2016 via mobile

Beautiful resort and location! We loved canoe bay and plan to return next time we need an escape from the daily grind. It's peaceful, serene and beautiful. The pros: The lake, docks and views Great food and staff The canoes/boats for use The hiking trails The cons: We stayed in one of the lodge rooms. The library/shared space was great.... More 

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Peoria, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2016

Canoe Bay is a special place where escaping from the hectic pace of life is possible. Once we checked in, we worried about nothing! Our breakfast was delivered to our cottage. On our first night, our dinner was delivered to us too. On the second night we had a wonderful meal at their restaurant. The chef does a great job... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2016

Our trip to Canoe Bay was unforgettable. They have all the details down to make you feel right at home. The website is not lying when they say its secluded. We called before arriving because we had a few last minute questions. They were very friendly and more than happy to assist us. Once we arrived, we were greeted with... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2016 via mobile

Canoe Bay is the perfect place to relax, recharge your batteries and reconnect with nature. When I first saw our Dream Cottage from the exterior, I thought it rather plain and unremarkable. The interior was great, though, with extremely comfortable furniture, a two-sided fireplace, a whirlpool and a nicely appointed bathroom. We sat on our deck with a lovely lake... More 

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Thank Jane L
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2016

We just visited for our 7th annual trip to Canoe Bay and this review is long overdue! We love Canoe Bay. We are city folk and we love the peacefulness that Canoe Bay provides. We spend our days canoeing, walking the trails, walking the garden (John is so knowledgable!) and just enjoying being unplugged! We find the service to be... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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8 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2016 via mobile

Relaxing and peaceful. A let down as a Relais and Chateau, food is wildly over priced. No choice with only one dish each night, good quality but as said before much too expensive. It is too far from town for there to be any other alternative. Not a Relais.

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Lisa D, Owner at Canoe Bay, responded to this review

We’re so gratified that “peaceful and relaxing” are your primary takeaways from staying with us. Regarding food pricing as a criterion for being “a Relais,” there are as wide a variety of food experiences available at Relais & Châteaux-member properties as there are cuisines in the world. Canoe Bay’s pricing is in keeping with being located very remotely to any... More 

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  • Restaurant
  • Free Internet
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Wheelchair access
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  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This resort is for adults seeking seclusion and romance; children are not allowed. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Canoe Bay

Address: W16065 Hogback Rd, RR 1, Box 28, Chetek, WI 54728-9457
Location: United States > Wisconsin > Chetek
Price Range: $369 - $881 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 23
Also Known As:
Canoe Bay Chetek
Canoe Bay Hotel Chetek
Canoe Bay Wisconsin
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