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    Big Lake Wilderness Lodge

    4988 Big Lake Rd, PO Box 359, Ely, MN 55731
    May 7
    May 8
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Traveller (20)
    Room & Suite (4)
    Pool & Beach (3)

    • Excellent60%
    • Very good26%
    • Average6%
    • Poor0%
    • Terrible6%
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    “walleye” (5 reviews)
    “chuck” (4 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
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    Reviews (15)
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    1 - 5 of 15 reviews

    Reviewed 26 June 2016

    We just finished a family vacation at Big Lake Lodge. There were 8 of us (ages 12-84) and everyone had a terrific time. There is something for everyone. The kids swam, canoed, kayaked and we all fished a lot and did some hiking (to Big...More

    1  Thank hurleyblewett
    Reviewed 15 June 2015

    My two boys and I had a week long adventure to Big Lake Wilderness Lodge. I planned the trip along with the help of the resort manager and fishing guru, Chuck. We had a great trip, one that my boys and I will always remember....More

    7  Thank kyle d
    Reviewed 13 December 2014

    We've stayed here for our family vacation for 20 straight years. It's great and we look forward to coming to Big Lake Wilderness Lodge every year. Big Lake is beautiful and uncrowded. Lots of islands and campsites, and many miles of undeveloped shoreline. It has...More

    4  Thank Aaron B
    Reviewed 26 August 2013

    We found the Big Lake Wilderness Lodge on short notice for a quick family get away that included my husband, his parents, myself, and our three kids ages (12, 7, and 5). We ended up in the Windigo cabin, which we ended up getting at...More

    3  Thank Ajinx
    Reviewed 29 July 2012

    My wife and I and our three kids, ages 3, 5 and 11 spent a week there in mid July and had a wonderful time. The managers Chuck and Lois were great - very nice and helpful. Someone else commented that it wasn't a good...More

    4  Thank Tom B
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Price range
    • US$ 140 - US$ 480 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 30
    Traveller (20)
    Room & Suite (4)
    Pool & Beach (3)
    Dining (1)
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    "Loved the Windigo!! There's no pictures of the bedroom on the resort website, but we found them adequte..."
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