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The Shoreline Inn

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LOCATION! LOCATION! LOCATION! Artist's Point is at our back door. Quiet, away from U.S. Highway 61. With lake view rooms and sundeck at water's edge, The Shoreline has been first choice for generations of families. Fireside, lake view lobby. This charming village is on Lake Superior's North Shore less than two hours Northeast of Duluth, on scenic Highway 61. Grand Marais is the Hub of activities in Cook County, located at the foot of the Gunflint Trail, the gateway to the famous Boundary Waters Canoe Area, and remote Isle Royale. Just ten minutes to the Gunflint Hills Golf Course or Pincushion cross country center and twenty minutes to Lutsen Mountains Ski Area, Alpine Slide and the Superior National Golf Course.Walk to shops, restaurants, the lighthouse and the Grand Marais recreation center and pool. Free continental breakfast. Rooms with king beds are available, as are family or connecting rooms. Smoke-free environment. Traditional charm. Personal service. A guest once said, "It's like coming home."
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room features
Non-Smoking Rooms
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HOTEL STYLE
Centrally Located
Great View
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All reviews donuts room was clean view of the lake older hotel desk staff hotel experience location is excellent other hotels gunflint tavern would stay again sound of the waves shoreline squawking lakeside soaps renovation gulls
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Frustrating stay! Business travelers tried to check in at 830pm. Had to find someone to help us check n. Attendant did not welcome us. Reservation was for two rooms. King bed each. They did not have rooms to match our reservation. Did not offer any...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed here for 2 nights in late October. The Inn is in a great location, walking distance to most restaurants, shops, and attractions. However, the rooms need TLC. The rooms reminded me of the decor in the 50’s. The beds were saggy, walls need paint,...More

Thank Aroldill
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

No central heat. Was told the boiler was broken. Didn't even offer a discount for no heat all night. Nowhere in the building to get bottled water (tap water was nasty). Broken window and casement was cracked and peeling. Bathroom fan was broken.

Thank KATHLEEN B
Reviewed 3 October 2018

The room looked like it hadn’t been upgraded since 1950.The drapes had large holes in them.The tv was one that had a large back to it,not a flat screen.The patio had chairs that were dirty,The patio and along side of the hotel stored junk and...More

Thank mexico86
Reviewed 24 September 2018

The only thing I can say that is positive was the sunrise over the lake! Many, many things that need to be done at this establishment. Old, outdated and run down. Carpet, ceiling, bathrooms, hallways, bedding, linen...... it all needs to be redone. The carpet...More

Thank BeckyBears
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Meredith B
22 March 2018|
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Response from Carol-Ann B | Reviewed this property |
Regardless, I don't recommend the hotel; it's in bad shape.
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Lhgb1400
26 June 2016|
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Sorry I saw this so late. But... We have not been there in summer for many years so I am not sure about how effective their AC is. I do believe they have it but I would contact the hotel directly and talk with them.
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sjkranz
11 September 2014|
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Response from Grand M | Property representative |
I am sorry, we do not allow pets at The Shoreline Inn. Our sister property, The Aspen Inn, does allow pets. You can reach them at the 218-387-2448
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"East view of the lake is the only redeeming factor."
W8613VUkathleenb
4 weeks ago
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"Dont stay here."
mngal55
26 Aug 2018
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"Rooms on lake side have better views, are more expensive. "City side" have views of the parking..."
BigfootMN
27 Jun 2018
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"The rooms overlooking the lake are more expensive, but have a great view."
CCM196
18 Jun 2018
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PRICE RANGE
US$ 87 - US$ 166 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
the shoreline hotel grand maraisshoreline grand marais
LOCATION
United StatesMinnesotaGrand Marais
NUMBER OF ROOMS
29
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