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Big Lake Wilderness Lodge

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Traveller (26)
Room & Suite (5)
Pool & Beach (3)
Overview
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
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“catching fish”(2 reviews)
“chuck”(5 reviews)
“cheryl”(2 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Kitchenette
Pets Allowed
Breakfast included
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Spent the Week of June 9th thru June 16th. Couldn't of asked for a better Vacation. Chuck and his Wife Cheryl are more than helpful on anything you needed. Of course with my Grandson drinking all of their hot cocoa and tea :). they ran...More

Thank Don F
Reviewed 5 July 2017

Despite cool and wet weather, we had a great experience at Big Lake Wilderness Lodge. Our extended family had 15+ in the largest cabin, which nicely accommodated all of our needs. The owners were very accommodating and welcoming. Great place to unplug and spend quality...More

Thank mbberven
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

3  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

8  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

5  Thank Aaron B
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Amenities
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
Location
United States > Minnesota > Ely
Also Known As
Big Lake Wilderness Hotel Ely
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Traveller (26)
Room & Suite (5)
Pool & Beach (3)
Dining (1)
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