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Minneapolis, MN
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Our group of 8 friends booked two lodge rooms over a long weekend. We were unanimously satisfied with our rooms, friendly and accommodating staff, snowshoeing and ski trails, hot tub amenities and overall Northwoods spirit. We prepared most meals in our rooms and were very pleased with the supply of dinnerware, cooking utensils, servers, pots and pans. Kudos and thanks...

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Minnesota
Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

We stayed in Cabin # 2, the smallest cabin, for our first-time visit to Bearskin Lodge. Loved it so much we have already reserved for next year! The log cabin was very cozy; furnace kept it plenty warm in 25 below zero weather. Bring your own groceries. The lodge also serves soup for lunch, beer, wine , & soft drinks,...

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New Ulm, MN
Reviewed 13 December 2016

My husband and I booked a little get away to Bearskin lodge this winter. We had bee there one previous time in the fall but never during the winter season. We stayed in Cabin #10. The cabin was beautiful and very neat and clean which I appreciated. We had a great time reading, napping, and enjoying the fireplace. We went...

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Minneapolis
Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

We just returned from a 3-night trip to Bearskin Lodge. This was our first time on the Gunflint, and we were so impressed! This resort is not only totally worth the drive from Mpls- it is also unlike anywhere else I've been. I had a hard time convincing my husband that we needed to make the extra effort to drive...

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BearskinLodge, Owner at Bearskin Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you! This is the experience we hope our guests will have. What a lovely description of your trip.

Reviewed 9 August 2016

Our eighth year as guests with the best staff, the best accommodations and best scenery ever. This was our third year in Cabin number one in the bay area of the resort. Very nice quaint cabin--you can have it both ways here. It's so private, who would know that the cabin next to you, though, is just a stone's throw...

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Zimmerman, Minnesota
Reviewed 28 June 2016

This lodge is pretty and peaceful. Almost all of the staff were friendly and accommodating. My friends and I camped and didn't stay in the lodge, but were told that we could rent kayaks and canoes through the business. The middle aged women that worked there was very rude and made it seem like we were a nuisance. At one...

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BearskinLodge, Owner at Bearskin Lodge, responded to this review

All of us who own resorts adjacent to the Gunflint Trail national forest service campgrounds find that it can be difficult for campers to understand that our Lodge is not actually the campground public visitor center. Our mission is to serve our resort guests. We happily offer many of those services to the campers also, but one should not expect...

Rogers, Minnesota
Reviewed 16 June 2016

Service is always top notch and personable. We have been going to Bearskin since 1991 and love it. The cabins are clean, cozy, quiet and private. The view is spectacular. The drive up the Gunflint Trail is such a beautiful drive. Lots of wildlife! The peace and quiet is what we love most...Bearskin offers everything you need to relax and...

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 7 June 2016

My husband has been camping near GM for about 40 years and has always wanted to stay at Bearskin. We decided to stay over Memorial Day weekend and it was wonderful. We got a good amount of rain but it didn't matter. We had a fantastic long weekend. We stayed in Cabin #2 and love it! The cabin was charming...

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1Thank JPDuffy
Reviewed 23 February 2016 via mobile

This was our 30th straight year of staying, always a great relaxing time. The skiing has been great, dog sled rides are nice. We prepared our meals which is a way of keeping expenses down. The kitchen has the basics, we bring special cooking items that are needed.The hot tub was a relaxing time after a day of xc skiing...

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Reviewed 3 February 2016

I'm 15 now, and this presidents day weekend will be my year visiting will be my 15th year of visiting the beautiful lodge. As one who's visited every year since being alive, I can say the hospitality the staff offers us never disappoints. Bearskin has a beautiful location and the cabins meet every one of our large family needs. Look...

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  • Free Parking
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  • Hot Tub
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Charming lakeside accommodation that's big on cross-country skiing and hospitality. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bearskin Lodge

Address: 124 E Bearskin Rd, Grand Marais, MN 55604
Region: United States > Minnesota > Grand Marais
Price Range: ₹ 6,808 - ₹ 15,727 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 15
Also Known As:
Bearskin Hotel Grand Marais
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“Cabins 1 - 8 are on the bay. 8 is convenient to the lodge and playground/beach - great for smaller kids. They all have their own charm!”
 of 5 bubbles loribP9762BE, 9 Aug 2016 | Read review
“The cabins are a better choice if you're looking for something more quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles 874madik, 3 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Cabin 9 is spacious but further from the lake. It has a stone fireplace though.”
 of 5 bubbles 336jennif, 31 Jan 2016 | Read review
“All of the cabins are well situated, with easy access to the lake and trails.”
 of 5 bubbles eatplaylove, 10 Jan 2016 | Read review
“No cell phone will work there also no tv, kind of nice, there is wifi at lodge if you get desperate for a internet fix.”
 of 5 bubbles 571stevew, 28 Sep 2015 | Read review
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