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Clearwater Historic Lodge

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We have been coming back to Clearwater Lodge each summer for years, to stay in one of their cabins. We love the history, beauty of the surroundings, and the wonderful staff. We always wish our stay was longer! Until next year...

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

What a pleasant find this was ! Had we known how welcoming and enjoyable it is, we might have arranged to stay longer. We were two couples who enjoyed canoeing, relaxing on the porch, and listening to stories about the Lodge's history . The staff was very accommodating and hospitable. We plan to return.

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We stayed in the bunk house prior to a BWCA trip. After a long car ride up, we were treated by smiling staff, very clean accommodations, and a beautiful lodge. Great pancakes the next morning fueled us for my wife and kids first BWCA canoe trip. Minnesota is lucky to have such a World-class place.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The feel of your own home in the wilderness. Friendly, welcoming staff all the way around. Baked goods and meals that would best most 5star restaurants. Plenty for all ages to do and see while hiking or if you are more adventurous they are a well stocked outfitter. Although we just left this morning we are planning our return trip... More 

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Metro Minneapolis-saint Paul, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We have stayed at Clearwater Lodge several times over the past decade and have enjoyed it every time. This time we brought our grandsons (toddler and infant) and stayed in cabin 7. It was great to have the amenities of a washer/dryer and dishwasher and large great room, while still having a view of and proximity to beautiful Clearwater Lake.... More 

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ashland, mo.
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Sandy and I were heading north on the North Shore Drive along Lake Superior, planning to stay wherever there was a vacancy in or near Grand Marais, not an easy matter in summer and fall. A call to the Cook County Information center gave us two options, and Clearwater Lodge on the Gunflint Trail was one---just 30 minutes out of... More 

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Richfileld, MN
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a great time again! Even when the weather rainy. The lodge is a friendly place to visit, do puzzles, play games. The staff is always available to give advise, share a little missing ingredient for making dinner, pointing out trails and the conditions. They have homemade pies and Carmel pecan rolls to buy. A small store sells ice... More 

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Stevens Point, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was my first visit to the Boundary Waters and the Clearwater Historic Lodge. When I arrived at the lodge I realized I had a flat tire! The staff let me use their land line and asked if there was anything they could do. Being inside the lodge, I could relax knowing everything was going to be alright. The service... More 

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Oxford, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Love this place! I've been coming to the Gunflint with my family on & off for the past 40 years and it never disappoints! Clearwater is the best place to stay in my opinion!! The lodge is beautiful and the employees are all awesome! We will be coming back again hopefully soon!!

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Duluth, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our second time staying at the Clearwater Historic Lodge and already planning our third. We used the B & B plan and stayed inside the Lodge in Room B. The staff at Clearwater are great and very friendly. Makes you feel you are coming home to stay with family. A must place to stay if you are visiting... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Clearwater Historic Lodge and Canoe Outfitters is oldest resort and outfitter on the Gunflint Trail. The main lodge is listed on the National Historic Registry and has 5 bed and breakfast rooms. The resort also offers 8 lakeside cabins, all with kitchens, bathrooms and private docks. The 5 bunkhouse accommodations for those entering the Boundary Waters Canoe Area provide a great option for the night before a canoe trip. Motorboat, canoe, kayak and paddle board rentals available. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Clearwater Historic Lodge

Address: 774 Clearwater Rd, Grand Marais, MN 55604-3031
Location: United States > Minnesota > Grand Marais
Price Range: $80 - $269 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 16
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