Lake Superior Resorts
For over a century, Lake Superior resorts have been an oasis for vacationers seeking an opportunity to commune with nature in the upper Midwest. From historic, luxury properties to quiet vacation cabin rental facilities, resorts along the majestic Lake Superior offer something to suit the needs of every family and traveling party.
Recipient of the prestigious ‘Property of the Year’ award from the Minnesota Innkeepers Association, the Lutsen Resort along the northern shores of Lake Superior is the perfect spot to relax and escape the pressures of daily life. With countless outdoor activities including hiking, biking, fishing, boating, snowmobiling, cross country skiing, downhill skiing and even an alpine sled run, Lutsen Resort is truly an all season vacation destination. Visitors seeking a little pampering can opt for a massage at the onsite Waters Meet Spa and Wellness Center. Or, families can relax in one of the two onsite pool complexes, both featuring an indoor swimming pool, whirlpool and sauna for guest’s enjoyment. Visitors can stay in a room in the historic, Scandinavian style lodge. Alternatively, guests can choose from one of the log homes, luxury condominiums, townhomes or sea villas located on this historic property. For romance, Lutsen Lodge cannot be beat and the resort even offers special wedding and honeymoon packages.
For modern luxury along the shores of Lake Superior, consider a stay at the Surfside on Lake Superior, located near the Tofte, Minnesota. Luxury condominiums and townhomes are available for rental or purchase. Overlooking the waterfront, these modern facilities offer breath-taking views of the expanse of Lake Superior from their lakeside balconies. The onsite Waves of Superior Spa offers visitors the opportunity to truly immerse themselves in luxurious pampering here in the heart of the Minnesota Northwoods.
As the largest freshwater lake in the world, Lake Superior is home to countless species of wildlife. For the opportunity to take in all of this abundant wildlife while still experiencing the pampering luxury of a modern vacation, be sure to check out the Bluefin Bay Resort. From luxury resort rooms and suites to more exclusive vacation homes and condominiums, Bluefin Bay boasts some of the most luxurious accommodations along the Tofte, Minnesota shores of Lake Superior. Visitors can experience the charm of lakeside living in the nearby community of Tofte with an afternoon of strolling through the quaint shops or exploring the North Shore Commercial Fishing Museum. After a day spent shopping or exploring the splendid wilderness along Lake Superior, guests can pamper themselves in luxury in their whirlpool tub or enjoy delectable cuisine at the Bluefin Grille or the Coho Café and Bakery. The Bluefin Bay even has a year-round outdoor pool where guests can swim in the heated waters overlooking Lake Superior, regardless of the outside temperature.
Other great resort options along Lake Superior include the fabulous Odyssey Resort properties. Located in Lutsen and Two Harbors, Minnesota, the four properties comprising the Odyssey Resorts are both beautiful and luxurious. These four properties include Trapper’s Landing Lodge on Leech Lake, Caribou Highlands Lodge, Larsmont Cottages on Lake Superior, and the Grand Superior Lodge on Lake Superior. With lovely amenities, including pools, whirlpools, saunas and fine dining establishments, in addition to a plethora of accommodation options from vacation cabins to luxury resort rooms, the Odyssey Resorts are the ideal spot to kick back and relax along the shores of Lake Superior.
For those seeking to explore the wilderness of Lake Superior in secluded privacy, another option is a stay at one of the many cozy, quaint cottage-style resort properties. Establishments such as Brittany Cottages in Madeline Island, Wisconsin, allow guests to rent the ultimate in private, exclusive lakefront accommodations. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, Brittany Cottages is the only Adirondack Great Camp along the shores of Lake Superior. Just south of Duluth in the Bayfield area, Bodin’s Bayfield Resort is another excellent option for secluded lakeside cottages. Since 1938, Bodin’s has offered guests the opportunity to experience its uniquely tranquil setting along the shores of the majestic Lake Superior.
With awe-inspiring views of Lake Superior, the Cove Point Lodge in Beaver Bay, Minnesota is another great spot for vacationers seeking an opportunity to commune with the scenic wilderness of Lake Superior. This quiet, romantic resort features comfortable guest rooms, a pool, hot tub, sauna and cozy sitting area near the lodge’s community fireplace. Along the Canadian border in Grand Marais, the Gunflint Lodge is a remote and beautiful resort destination, conveniently located near the Boundary Waters Canoe Area , the largest canoeing wilderness in the United States.
No matter what you are looking for, the shores of Lake Superior in northern Wisconsin and Minnesota are sure to offer the perfect accommodation for your family or travelling party. From luxury resorts with modern amenities to historic, quaint and rustic resort establishments, you are sure to find your ideal vacation destination here along the shores of Lake Superior.