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Ruttger's Bay Lake Lodge

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25039 Tame Fish Lake Rd, Deerwood, MN 56444-8544 See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I stayed in the Bay Lake Villas with a golf and meal package. The Villa was an amazing one bedroom condo type villa with a Jacuzzi bath (did not use), large shower, complete kitchen, living room with large flat screen TV and...More

Thank Bryan F
Response from Fearless686388, Public Relations Manager at Ruttger's Bay Lake LodgeResponded 5 days ago

We are thrilled that you had a relaxing stay and hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When our children were young, we stayed here for a few days on the European plan. I remember that it had a lot for all of us. This past weekend we had a short weekend trip with some friends. We stayed in North Bay. I’m...More

Thank Mimiinthecity0407
Response from Fearless686388, Public Relations Manager at Ruttger's Bay Lake LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for rediscovering Ruttger's. We hope it is not another 30 years before you come and visit us again.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Spacious room and good accommodations. Wonderful views of the lake and golf course. Two choices for meals at the resort. Dinner is a bit pricey but generous portions from the menu entrees. Didn’t check out the buffet but seemed to be a popular choice for...More

Thank Scott W
Management response:Responded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for staying Scott. We are glad you enjoyed your visit and hope you come back and stay a few more days. There's simply too much to do here to fit it all into one day.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our family has been coming to Ruttgers for many years. Over the last few years the resort’s maintenance and upkeep have been slipping. The carpeting in the lodge frankly smells bad and really needs to be replaced. Decks. Needed stain and repairs. Staff was great...More

Thank thegwigs
Management response:Responded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for being a loyal guest and for your feedback. Our executive team and maintenance department are planning many updates and repairs during the winter. Hopefully you and your family will enjoy the improvements. Until next time, may the memories of Bay Lake warm...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was my first time at Ruttger’s. My daughter-in-law’s family has been going here every summer for years. I had heard so much about it and I was not disappointed at all. This is a great place for family reunions or for especially for families...More

Thank Glenda D
Management response:Responded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for the kind words Glenda D. I agree, Jack Ruttger's history presentation is a must and the food is unbelievable. Hopefully, we wil see you again next summer.

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About
Description
Located on the quiet side of the Brainerd Lakes area, this family-run resort is the oldest continually owned family resort in the state of Minnesota. The Ruttger family has been welcoming guests to the shores of Bay ...More Lake for 120 years. The property is open between April and November. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free Parking
Restaurant
Spa
Air Conditioning
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
Conference Facilities
Golf Course
Heated pool
Hot Tub
Indoor pool
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Outdoor pool
Self-Serve Laundry
Tennis Court
Beachfront
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
206
Price range
US$ 86 - US$ 212 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Ruttger`s Bay Lake Hotel Deerwood
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Ruttgers Bay Lake Hotel
Location
United States > Minnesota > Deerwood
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
206
Price range
US$ 86 - US$ 212 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Ruttger`s Bay Lake Hotel Deerwood
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Ruttgers Bay Lake Hotel
Location
United States > Minnesota > Deerwood
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Traveller (68)
Dining (25)
Pool & Beach (22)
Room & Suite (16)
Family and Play Areas (7)
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Sailingqueen2014
22 September 2016|
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Response from Chris R | Property representative |
The Oktoberfest Weekend Package this year is Friday 10/21 - Sunday 10/23. As always, Saturday is the big day with entertainment and food tents, arts and crafts fair, etc. Hope to see you here!
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Brian B
22 September 2016|
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Response from Chris R | Property representative |
We do have some pet friendly cabins. Ask our vacation sales department and they can check availability for you. Thanks for asking.
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ShellyKing
8 August 2015|
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Response from Canniff9 | Reviewed this property |
For some reason Verizon didn't work well for us and cell coverage but the wifi worked well in the condos.
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"The Bay Lake Villa Lower Condo style with a walk out Deck - cant beat it."
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"Units across the road offer views of lake and golf course"
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"Cabin was lakefront, great view."
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"There are too many options for the type of rooms available plus they have cabins as well. You should..."
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