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Bluefin Bay on Lake Superior

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I was surprised at the other review saying that they had a terrible experience because in all the years that I have stayed there the rooms have always been clean and tidy and kept u very nicely...no peeling wallpaper or chipped paint ....the staff is always super friendly and helpful....the surrounding area is great for sports of all seasons, especially...

Thank haackerobert
BluefinGM, Manager at Bluefin Bay on Lake Superior, responded to this review

Greetings Jennifer, Thank you for taking the time to review our resort. We truly value the opinions of our guests and we apologize that we did not meet your expectations during your recent stay. Providing our guests with the best possible hospitality and service has always been our mission. We want you to know that we truly enjoy sharing our...

Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My husband, daughter and her husband stayed here for three nights the second week of January 2017. We stayed in a two story townhome in the Surfside lodging. The rooms were beautiful with floor to ceiling windows showing Lake Superior. There were three balconies in the unit (not used due to -10 degree weather), full kitchen, gas fireplace etc. The...

Thank marykayk2015
Ontario, Canada
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We had booked our stay and Bluefin months before our trip. It was for our anniversary. We had stayed there before and thought it was just such a wonderful place. I can't say the same. When we arrived we were given a room that was dirty and dog food left on the floor poor maintenance. ( Pictures to follow). The...

Thank Jen B
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at the Temperance Lodging in August 2016. Initially I was a bit disappointed as the lodge that we were staying in was infested with flies. We were unable to change lodging however the manager on duty was extremely helpful and addressed our concerns promptly. The flies were eliminated and we were able to enjoy our stay. Overall, our...

Thank jaynna
Neshanic Station,NJ
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here for a few nights as basis for local hikes. The room was a second floor access room You need to climb two sets of stairs to get to the room. The bath room is rather tight and of limited capacity including the toilet for a double room suite. The master bedroom lake view is splendid, with a sunrise...

Thank GoeieWitte
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 14 December 2016

My husband and I stayed here for 3 nights in December with our dog, and had the most wonderful time. We were in a superior 1 bedroom condo, which was the perfect size for the 3 of us and looked right out to the lake with direct access from our back patio. The staff were incredibly nice and helpful, and...

2Thank Danneka H
Alexandria, Minnesota
Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

My girlfriend and I planned our trip for the bluefin. We arrive late in the evening. Grabbed dinner at the grill before checking in. We checked in and went to our room. And our room wasn't cleaned... we called the front desk gentleman (Ross) and he came to our room to check it out. He discovered something that doesn't happen...

1Thank Flywayking
Reviewed 9 December 2016

We stayed here to get a few days of down time. We got the studio with kitchen and except for some very minor things, it was perfect. The people were all very friendly and accomodating. The views of the lake with waves crashing on shore were spectacular from our room. It's winter, but we still walked the lake walk over...

Thank Rob S
Reviewed 17 November 2016

Enjoyable, clean, comfortable (except the neighbors below us burnt a fire for 48 hours straight and our room was in the 80s. The room was a bit worn, but charming and cozy. Plenty of room for 4 adults and a couple kids, but way too much space for just two.

Thank John D
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 14 November 2016

After staying at Cove Point Lodge the first night and being disappointed with it at $204/night, we bolted for Blue Fin Bay. It was a little pricier and did not include breakfast, but it was totally worth the the ~$220/night we paid. We had no balcony but since it was October and chilly it did not matter. Although in the...

Thank Pilar C

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Spa
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Room Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Bluefin Bay on Lake Superior is unmatched in its intimate proximity to the largest freshwater lake in the world – Lake Superior. The stunning views, warm and friendly hospitality, award-winning restaurants, and a full-service resort with complimentary outdoor equipment and activities are the hallmarks of Bluefin Bay. Choose from hotel suites, or one, two or three bedroom condos on the lake. Our restaurants, the Bluefin Grille and Coho Café and Bakery also overlook the lake. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bluefin Bay on Lake Superior

Address: 7192 W Highway 61, Tofte, MN 55615
Region: United States > Minnesota > Tofte
Price Range: €130 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 133
Also Known As:
Bluefin Bay On Lake Superior Hotel Tofte
Bluefin Bay Hotel
Bluefin Bay Tofte
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“call well in advance as this resort is popular year round...they take reservations 13 months in advance...”
 of 5 bubbles haackerobert, 18 Jan 2017 | Read review
“There are 3 for 2 night specials certain weekends in January which make the rooms much more budget friendly.”
 of 5 bubbles marykayk2015, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Must have lake view, 2nd floor (double stairs only)”
 of 5 bubbles GoeieWitte, 23 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Unit 68A - secluded and best sunrise views!!”
 of 5 bubbles dannekah2016, 14 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Try to get a ground-level place if you can. Stairs were killer.”
 of 5 bubbles johndS2217FB, 17 Nov 2016 | Read review
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