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Naniboujou Lodge

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

What a trippy place. I've driven by many times over the years and never stopped. My wife and I stopped by for a quick meal and were enthralled by the decor - how strange and out of this world! It was neat to see the place, read a bit of the history, and have a quick snack with a fantastic...

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Minnetonka, Minnesota
Reviewed February 13, 2017

Such a unique experience. We are planning to go back again next summer or fall and share the experience with friends. Best kept secret. Hospitality is wonderful. Even if you cant stay there, try and check out eating in the historic dining room.

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Charlotte NC
Reviewed February 13, 2017

We had a weekend geaway with friends. The food was wonderful and the setting serene. If you are thinking of staying be aware that you will be totally off the grid. No Wifi no cell service (and therefore no hotspot) , no TV no phones in rooms, they celk phone cards to use the downstairs phone. This caused our group...

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Northern, MN
Reviewed February 12, 2017

I recommend staying here at keast once, it is truly unique. So much history and the settung is amazing on Lake Superior. i didnt like no air conditioning, no wifi and no alcohol. Three reasons we wouldnt stay there again. Food was good st restaurant.

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Elk River, Minnesota
Reviewed December 6, 2016

This wonderful historic lodge is not to be missed. No Wi-Fi, no cell service and no TV makes it a great place to get away. The food is well prepared comfort food--don't miss the cinnamon French toast! The rooms are small but comfortable and the staff is terrific.

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Duluth, Minnesota, United States
Reviewed October 28, 2016

This place is amazing! The history, the decor, the dining room the food, the staff, the rooms......everything was top-notch! I was traveling with a friend from out of state and didn't want run-of-the-mill accommodations, and this was the place. We arrived pretty late in the afternoon, which was perfect timing to check out the grounds and beach before freshening up...

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NW Minnesota
Reviewed October 25, 2016

Very restful. No television, one phone and sporadic cell phone service. The rooms are small but comfortable. Bring a good book as there is a comfortable solarium as well as many nooks and crannies, inside and out, for reading. Eat in the dining room with spectacular Cree Indian/Art Deco design and the largest stone fireplace in the state. The food,...

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Byron, Minnesota
Reviewed October 23, 2016 via mobile

We read about the history of this property and were intrigued so decided to give it a try. We were not disappointed! The service was warm and friendly and the food was outstanding. We all ordered burgers and they were some of the best we've had. The atmosphere was colorful, cozy and unique. We enjoyed a memorable lunch and would...

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Caledonia, Michigan
Reviewed October 13, 2016 via mobile

We had a wonderful 2nd breakfast here. The cinnamon roll was huge and my husband enjoyed the oatmeal. The place was beautiful, and they have some nice local things in the gift shop. The service was good as well

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Duluth, Minnesota
Reviewed October 12, 2016

Nice drive up the North Shore of Lake Superior, the food was great and the service. Nice place to eat friendly atmosphere. A beautiful building something to see the color was spectacular the dining room was very large capacity so go see you will enjoy it.

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Amenities

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  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Free Parking
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Naniboujou is a place to come home to! Originally built as a private exclusive club in the 1920's - boasting such charter members as Babe Ruth, Ring Lardner, and Jack Dempsey. Naniboujou is on the National Register of Historic Places and is open seasonally - featuring an award winning restaurant as well as lodging. In keeping with the historic nature, Naniboujou continues to be media free and offers guests an opportunity to unplug, unwind, and completely relax - either in their room, the grand dining room, or on the shore of Lake Superior. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Naniboujou Lodge

Address: 20 Naniboujou Trl, Grand Marais, MN 55604-2141
Location: United States > Minnesota > Grand Marais
Price Range: $50 - $100 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 24
Also Known As:
Naniboujou Hotel Grand Marais
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“Top floor end of corridor”
 of 5 bubbles mvann4, Feb 13, 2017 | Read review
“Some rooms have fireplaces”
 of 5 bubbles jds-mn, Oct 25, 2016 | Read review
“Did not stay in the hotel just went for lunch.”
 of 5 bubbles dianep77, Oct 12, 2016 | Read review
“Bring a camera”
 of 5 bubbles richarddW4921YA, Sep 20, 2016 | Read review
“Request a lake-view room.”
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