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Caribou Highlands Lodge

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We were up this spring for a trail race. Location was perfect for us as the race started and ended at Lutsen Mountain. We were in a small condo that had a room beside us and above. Room was ok. The decor a little dated but nor bad. We were on an end unit and thought it would be quiet....

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White Bear Lake, Minnesota
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

- Great place for the family - We had a condo and a hotel room. Condo had plenty of room for mom, dad, son (8) and daughter (17). Hotel room was comfortable for grandparents. - Plenty of opportunities to get out and be active - Excellent restaurant on property

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John K, General Manager at Caribou Highlands Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for the review! I'm so glad that you enjoyed your condo! We are truly the best basecamp for year-round adventures! We hope to see you again soon! John

Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

First, the good: The room we stayed in at Caribou Highlands was in an *excellent* location. It was merely a 60' walk from our door to a groomed catwalk, which was excellent for sleeping in a bit, but still getting on one of the very first chairs of the day, and being able to come in for a quick afternoon...

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John K, General Manager at Caribou Highlands Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for the detailed feedback. I'm sorry for the issues you experienced during your stay with us. The sofa sleeper has been replaced and I want to assure you and other potential guests that this is not a common issue. The vast majority of out units have sofa sleepers and they are both functional and comfortable. I'm sorry that...

Minneapolis, United States
Reviewed 11 April 2017

My wife and I have been coming here for years...at all times of the year and we've never been disappointed. Nice rooms, great mountain view (obviously from the mountain view rooms), fabulous food and a wonderful, friendly and helpful staff. The restaurant features a restaurant that serves very good food. Moguls lounge is a great north woods feeling bar that...

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John K, General Manager at Caribou Highlands Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us and thank you for the great review! So glad to hear that you are one of our repeat guests! We're pretty proud of Moguls and we love Timmy Haus too! See you again soon! John

Alexandria, Minnesota
Reviewed 10 April 2017

We have 3 married children and our time was such a great time together! We all had our own private bedrooms with riveted bathroom! With two children under 2 it was perfect for our time together! Thanks so much for the wonderful accommodation!!!

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John K, General Manager at Caribou Highlands Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you to your entire family for getting together here! Glad you had a great time and I hope the memories bring you all back again soon! Until then, John

Oakdale, Minnesota
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Had an excellent trip. the condo was very comfortable and cozy. 5 of us stayed in this very comfortably. if there was an issue, management was on this right away. Great job Caribou! They were compliant with picking us up and taking us to the ski hills. Very fun trip with the pool and ping pong. all had a great...

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John K, General Manager at Caribou Highlands Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us and for the kind review! We can't wait to see you again soon! John

Duluth, Minnesota
Reviewed 10 April 2017

We love spending time at Caribou Highlands. We have gone with friends, and just my husband and I have stayed there. It is on our list of things we want to do any time of the year. We take advantage of the special prices that you offer.

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John K, General Manager at Caribou Highlands Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you! We look forward to seeing you again soon! John

East Grand Forks, Minnesota
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Enjoyed the location and staff during our visit to explore hiking trails nearby! Close to local restaurants and entertainment also. Easy to find and travel north or south along scenic north shore drive!

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John K, General Manager at Caribou Highlands Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us and for the review! The hiking up here is some of the best anywhere! See you next time! John

Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 10 April 2017

We found this to be a great place to stay for a ski weekend at Lutsen. We stayed at the main lodge, which was convenient to both the shuttle (it stops right outside), the ski lockers (again, right outside), and the bar and restaurant which are downstairs in the same building. The staff were friendly and personable, and they knew...

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John K, General Manager at Caribou Highlands Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us and for the great review! We're sad to see such a great ski season coming to an end, but Spring, Summer and Fall are always great too! Until next time! John

New Iberia, Louisiana
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Check-in was quick and the front desk personnel was friendly. The 2-bedroom condo was clean and accommodated our family of 5 very comfortably. Because our trip was so short (only 2 days) we did not utilize the hot tub or the ski in/ski out path so we are unable to rate those areas. We dined in the restaurant both nights...

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Thank you! I'm thrilled that you had a great time--even if it was short. We look forward to your next trip! Until then! John

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Ski-In / Ski-Out
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
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  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
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  • Public Wifi
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Conference Facilities
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to Caribou Highlands Lodge on Lutsen Mountains, Minnesota's and the Midwest's largest ski destination located at the tallest mountain in the Midwest. Caribou Highlands is Minnesota's favorite ski resort. Our location nestled in amongst the Sawtooth Mountains just one mile inland from Lake Superior's North Shore, offers great views and a unique ski experience. Where else can you get big skiing and enjoy the unbroken Lake Superior horizon at the same time.The mountain views as enjoyed from our lodge rooms, condos, townhomes and spacious four-bedroom Poplar Ridge log homes are magnificent. Take the mountain gondola to the top of Moose Mountain and enjoy the breathtaking vistas of wide open water of Lake Superior.A Minnesota Family Ski ResortOnce you arrive at Caribou Highlands family ski resort in Lutsen, you'll find so much to do that there's no need to drive further. We have many resort activities that are offered as complimentary guest services, and are included in the very popular Explore! program. One of our most popular activities is the Mountain Kids Camp where kids are entertained with games and activities that are both challenging and fun. With so many choices of activities, it's nice to know there are also many ways to relax. There are three spa areas at the resort and an indoor pool. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Caribou Highlands Lodge

Address: 371 Ski Hill Road, PO Box 99, Lutsen, MN 55612
Region: United States > Minnesota > Lutsen
Price Range: €135 - €189 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Caribou Highlands Lodge 2.5*
Number of rooms: 149
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Caribou Highlands Resort
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“Ask not to be on the main floor at entry level, parking lot side. While quiet, you can't really open the curtains or windows for lack of privacy.”
MIkeWBL, 2 May 2017 | Read review
“Grandparents should choose the room with a jacuzzi! Enjoy the fireworks in Tofte or Grand Marais!”
815ralphm, 10 Apr 2017 | Read review
“We LOVE the townhomes.”
Ann1515, 10 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Check for online or Groupon specials for Caribou Highlands.”
rgfa55, 10 Apr 2017 | Read review
“We have stayed in several different room types from the lodge to the various condos--all have been great! although we really like the condos with a full kitchen and our own fireplace. Some of the larger condo units are not connected to the main facility where the bar/lounge and pool are located. However the resort does have a shuttle to bring you back/forth.”
MinnesotaMamaSt_Paul, 4 Apr 2017 | Read review
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