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Ely, Minnesota
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Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

We just got married at Timber Wolf lodge this past weekend. We had about 50 guest attend for the weekend and not a single person has anything bad to say! The weekend was perfect ! The GM is amazing and helped with anything anyone needed! I would do it all over again a million times the weekend was fun and...

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Golden Valley, Minnesota
Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

My week long stay at Timberwolf lodge was amazing! They have a great beach to enjoy the sunset on every evening. It's a perfect location for water sport, fishing, kayaking, the SUP's were great. It's close to Ely which was nice for trying out some restraunts and checking out the bear center. The beds were comfortable and I loved having...

Thank Anna B
Pearl City, Illinois
Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

Our second visit to TWL was another near perfect stay. The last week in September when things get quiet and the scenery is amped up in color you couldn't pick a better place. Cabin 4 was our choice and the friendly chipmunk others mentioned made his appearance for us as well. We even had an eagle land on our deck,...

Thank Kurt M
Tulsa, Oklahoma
Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

My husband and I stayed at Timber Wolf Lodge, in cabin 4 for a week! It was AMAZING! We both work a bunch, so it was really nice to get away, unplug and relax. Beautiful scenery and hiking during the day, cozy nights in the cabin, with a wood burning stove. I personally liked the fact that there wasn't a...

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Metro Minneapolis-Saint Paul, Minnesota
Reviewed 16 September 2016

So great to unplug and enjoy the serenity. This time we were only able to make it for a few days, but look forward to a week-long trip in the future. We took a canoe out and enjoyed the lake, read, talked over a bonfire, and cooked out. The perfect escape from the cities.

Thank Benjamin724
Sawyer, Minnesota
Reviewed 14 September 2016

This was the perfect weekend with my family. We unplugged for the hustle and bustle of life. We turned off cell phones and spent time enjoying each other and nature. This was the perfect place to relax and be with loved ones. Beautiful and peaceful.

Thank jenolesiak
Reviewed 7 September 2016

We had a great time! Weather was great, good beach, good cabin, staff was very helpful. Grounds were mowed and neat. Very quite family resort. We will be back!! Ely is a great small town with good restaurants and shopping!!

Thank Raymond H
Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

We had a great family vacation. Friendly staff. Very nice sunset cruise with Capt. Billy. There are opportunities to hike, canoe, fish and kayak. Or visit Ely, Bear Center, and Wolf Center. Highly reccommended!

Thank David T
Maple Grove, Minnesota
Reviewed 5 September 2016

Fantastic northern MN resort. Stayed in cabin #7. Very nice accomodations, clean and comfortable. The staff was excellent and took care of all of our needs. The resort has many activities, all included. Boat rentals are very reasonable.

Thank gfljossart
Northern Wisconsin
Reviewed 5 September 2016

This is a great resort. Can't say enough about the location and the wonderful staff who helped make our week perfect. In addition to being friendly and polite, they catered to our every need. Cabin #4 is located right on the lake with its own small sandy beach area. Privacy, a campfire put and a friendly chipmunk made the week...

Thank Christine K

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Founded in 1937 - this marks our 78th year of hosting family vacations on beautiful Bear Island Lake near Ely, MN. Our guests give us a Top 5 Ranking on Trip Advisor because they love 1) our Sleep Number Beds (we're the only area resort that has them); 2) our remodeled cabins; 3) our new furnishings including new mattresses, pillows and linens and 4) our quick-to-serve staff. Each week our staff will host a free guided tour of Kawishiwi Falls, one of the most majestic waterfalls in the region. Bring your camera and make lasting memories this summer. Your family will also enjoy our private sandy beach and new water trampoline. In addition to our fishing boats, our marina offers you a 19' Larson ski/tube boats and a Northwood's pontoon. Each of our cabins feature the new Keurig single-cup coffee brewers - enjoy a fresh brewed cup of coffee every morning compliments of us. There is just something about that first cup of Starbucks or Caribou coffee from your lakeside deck overlooking the tranquility of Bear Island Lake. Relax & de-stress. We offer 12 cabins that can sleep from 1 to 14 guests. Next door is our Good Sam Accredited RV Park with 23 sites. Our resort covers 75 acres of woods and rests along the shores of 2,362 acre Bear Island Lake. Timber Wolf Lodge is a very special place! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Timber Wolf Lodge

Address: 9130 Escape Road, Ely, MN 55731
Region: United States > Minnesota > Ely
Price Range: ₹ 11,068 - ₹ 17,306 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 12
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“cabins with lake views 1,2, 12”
 of 5 bubbles 607raymondh, 7 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Quiet and Relaxing”
 of 5 bubbles jimandvickieh, 30 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Cabin 2 is close to the beach.”
 of 5 bubbles kevmeyeth, 28 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Cabins on the lake have their own dock and seemed more private.”
  • Sunset from dock - Cabin 3
 of 5 bubbles colleenf44, 14 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Cabin 2 is near beach and has its own dock. Not super peaceful during the day because it's near the beach, but was perfect for our family.”
 of 5 bubbles Travelmamacita, 13 Aug 2016 | Read review
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