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Palm Beach, Florida
Reviewed 4 September 2013

We spent 2 nights in this beautiful peaceful resort. Located in the woods on a lake, the facility has many incredible things to offer. Our private room was spacious, inviting and very comfortble. The sheets were so soft and beautiful I had to buy a set fro the shop. Our room was more like a mini condo with fire places,...

2Thank Meema21
Golden Valley, Minnesota
Reviewed 3 September 2013

It pains me to score this place as average because the grounds are beautiful, the room had every amenity one could wish for and the dinner was excellent. I desperately wanted to return here on a regular basis because the peaceful, natural setting reminds my wife and I of the ryokans in Japan. But I cannot justify spending over $500...

10Thank Paul G
Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Reviewed 3 September 2013

Adults only! For seclusion, privacy, elegance, the best of meals serving onsite grown vegetables & locally raised prime beef. if we didn't want to see another person for days we didn't have to! this place is truly a couples paradise with an elegant & extravagant cabin located right in the Midwest! Wildlife & a lake view at our back door,...

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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 1 September 2013

I just wanted to take the time out and say Thank You to all the people at Canoe Bay that made my vacation everything I wanted it to be! First and foremost I would like to start by saying how impressed I was with the service and the amazing "Chef" for all of the wonderful meals that I received while...

1Thank Jessica G
Iowa City, Iowa, United States
Reviewed 1 August 2013

We felt we were truly escaping our daily stresses the moment we drove down the winding tree lined drive to the well-appointed Canoe Bay Reception Lodge. Although conveniently located near the Lodge and Library, our Dream Cottage felt wonderfully private and peaceful. The cottages appeared inspired by the land featuring elements or natural wood, stone, fire and water. Our every...

1Thank gingersnap512
Reviewed 31 July 2013

A Relais & Chateaux property, one of the 50 most romantic hotels in the world, etc...Canoe Bay sets itself up for world-class expectations and falls short on food and service. We were there for the 4th of July weekend and were pleasantly surprised with an upgraded room. We originally booked a fireplace room and were one of the Dream Cottages....

8Thank ChicagoBauer
Rochester, MN
Reviewed 30 July 2013

My husband and I have been coming to Canoe Bay since its beginning, and have the fondest memories of each experience. Seriously, Dan and Lisa have thought of every detail—in aesthetics (the property is gorgeously laid out, with a Frank Lloyd Wright-style waterfall and stream surrounding the Reception area, the loveliest 3-acre organic garden—I want one! I want one!—and fields...

Thank Elissa E
Greensboro, NC
Reviewed 28 July 2013

We expected a lot out of Canoe Bay when we booked it because it is listed with Relais & Chateaux and it is very expensive. The setting is beautiful and the peace and quiet all that could be expected. We were disappointed in the room, very disappointed in the food and disappointed in the service. There was no one to...

10Thank 50Stater
Lisa D, Owner at Canoe Bay, responded to this review

We are sincerely sorry that this couple was disappointed in their stay. At dinner the first night we were eager to provide a substitute or to re-make their plates immediately upon hearing of their dissatisfaction, but our offers were refused. Regarding alcohol, our website clearly states that we do not serve hard liquor (never have); still, I am sorry that...

Reviewed 26 July 2013

My husband and I just celebrated our 20th wedding anniversary at Canoe Bay. We live in Orange County California and have a lake house in NW Wisconsin. We were looking for a memorable place and we found it. Pleasantly surprised that we were upgraded to a Dream Cottage from the standard room. The cottage was fabulous. First spent 1 1/2...

1Thank Skippybeep
Madison, Wisconsin
Reviewed 11 July 2013

My husband and I spent three relaxing days and nights at Canoe Bay. We stayed in Unit 10, a Lakeside Spa Cottage. It was close to the Inn, where nightly dining is offered as well as a small study and wi-fi. Our proximity allowed us to connect to the internet and that was an added bonus. But, I digress...a successful...

Thank PMwisconsin0103

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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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This resort is for adults seeking seclusion and romance; children are not allowed. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Canoe Bay

Address: W16065 Hogback Rd, RR 1, Box 28, Chetek, WI 54728-9457
Region: United States > Wisconsin > Chetek
Price Range: ₹ 17,503 - ₹ 46,999 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 23
Also Known As:
Canoe Bay Chetek
Canoe Bay Hotel Chetek
Canoe Bay Wisconsin
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“Quiet, great views of the lake”
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“#23 was amazing for a couple.”
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“There appear to be no bad rooms here”
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“Ask around and see if friends will let you stay at their lake home on a weekend......”
mhgdds, 3 Oct 2016 | Read review
“I doubt if you could find a "bad" room here.”
onceinawhile31, 2 Sep 2016 | Read review
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