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Glidden Lodge Beach Resort

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Illinois
Reviewed 2 October 2016

Excellent property. Superb view. Very quiet. Accommodations perfect. Restaurant vey good as well. Stayed with my husband. Very relaxing. Good access to all of Door County. Strongly recommend for both families and couples if you are looking to be a slight bit away from the hustle and bustle of some sections of Door County

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GliddenLodge, General Manager at Glidden Lodge Beach Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write this review. I couldn't agree more with your observations. We are close to all Door County has to offer but we are in a quiet and secluded location. We hope that we will see you again in the future. Take care.

St. Louis, Mo
Reviewed 24 September 2016

We've been coming to Door Co all our lives and very well might have bought a property there some years ago. But, Glidden is the next best thing to owning. The people are really fantastic and the condos are the cleanest in the world. I don't know how the housekeeping staff do what they do...i.e in all our stays in...

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GliddenLodge, General Manager at Glidden Lodge Beach Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your honest review. Yes we are in the midst of finding replacement mattresses and hope that this can be something that is done sooner than later. We agree that the view of Lake Michigan is second to none. And sometimes renting is less headache then owning so we are happy to be your "home away from home"...

Cincinnati, Ohio
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

Glidden Lodge and resort has a wonderful restaurant with stunning views of Lake Michigan. It has nightly specials and an early bird option at discounted prices from 4:30-6 pm. All dinners include a great soup and salad bar. We both love the food and the view. It's best to make a reservation at least a day ahead of time. We...

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Madison, Wisconsin
Reviewed 20 September 2016

My husband's family has a yearly tradition (over 20 years now) of staying at Glidden Lodge every summer. This is my 3rd year attending. We tend to pick the same suite on the 2nd floor each year. Wonderful stay, as always--quiet, clean, peaceful--right on the water (although too cold to swim!!), very relaxing. The pool and hot tub is very...

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GliddenLodge, General Manager at Glidden Lodge Beach Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review. We are so thankful for all of our wonderful return guests! Spread the word that Glidden Lodge is a beautiful and relaxing getaway close to all Door County has to offer yet secluded from all the hustle and bustle. We look forward to seeing you next year. Take care.

Indiana
Reviewed 12 September 2016

We've stayed at the Glidden Lodge for over 25 years. Even during the busy season we find the peace and solitude we want with the Glidden's private beach on Lake Michigan right outside our door. We always have an immaculate condo and common areas, plentiful amenities, a very responsive staff that remembers your names and treats you like their friends,...

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GliddenLodge, General Manager at Glidden Lodge Beach Resort, responded to this review

We love it when our return guests come to visit. It is like some of our extended family coming home. Thank you for the great review and we look forward to seeing you soon. Take care.

Hartford, Wisconsin
Reviewed 31 August 2016

This was our second stay at the Glidden Lodge and we will be back. It's very roomy for our family of four, and has everything we need. We can prepare all our meals if need be in the fully furnished kitchen. The condo was very clean and had a perfect view of Lake Michigan. The beach is beautiful and the...

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GliddenLodge, General Manager at Glidden Lodge Beach Resort, responded to this review

Thank you so much for describing what our private sandy beach looks like. Travelers who have never been to Glidden Lodge don't realize how beautiful and clear the water is. And time spent on the beach is not time wasted! It is time to be a kid again, regroup and relax, talk and reconnect. We hope to see you for...

Doylestown, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 30 August 2016

Twenty of us gathered at Glidden from the east coast to the west coast and the midwest for a week long reunion. We had four units in close proximity and staked out a little corner of the beach for all the grandchildren. It was perfect for such a gathering, close but separate enough for sanity. We had a big family...

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GliddenLodge, General Manager at Glidden Lodge Beach Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for the review! We are known for family gatherings as there are many room types to accommodate couples, young families, plus grandma and grandpa. Many of our return guests bring their families year after year and it becomes a tradition and their "home away from home." We look forward to seeing your group again. Take care.

Winnetka, Illinois
Reviewed 28 August 2016

Our one-bedroom suite, which includes a full kitchen and bathtub jacuzzi, was more spacious than we envisioned, pleasantly surprising us ... the kitchen is fully equipped; enough tableware for a mid-sized family, barware, and cooking utensils ... makes for an especially easy in-suite breakfast/lunch prep ... plus, gas grills located a short distance from the porch door ... resort has...

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GliddenLodge, General Manager at Glidden Lodge Beach Resort, responded to this review

Thanks for your review. So many guests enjoy a cup of coffee or a glass of wine on the private patios and balconies while enjoying the beautiful view. It's very relaxing and I am glad you enjoyed your stay! Being in a centralized location to the area towns yet on the quiet side of the peninsula is a definite plus....

Mishicot, Wisconsin
Reviewed 26 August 2016

Desk staff, cleaning staff, everyone is so friendly and willing to talk with you. The beach is clean. There are plenty of lounge chairs on the beach. The pool area is clean and the chairs in the pool area are so comfy.

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GliddenLodge, General Manager at Glidden Lodge Beach Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We are so glad that your received good service and the amenities were to your liking. We look forward to seeing you again! Take care.

Madison, Wisconsin
Reviewed 20 August 2016

Have been to Gladden Lodge several times in the past. Absolutely the place to go for quick access to a gorgeous and clean beach. Love being able to walk out the back door and right onto a beach for an hour stroll. Beach is also great for swimming. The kitchen in the condo comes fully equipped with just about everything...

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GliddenLodge, General Manager at Glidden Lodge Beach Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review Glidden Lodge Beach Resort. I want to apologize for any inconsistency in the daily cleaning in your unit. It is our goal for guests to receive the most relaxing and beautiful vacation and feel comfortable with clean surroundings and friendly service. We hope this will not deter you from staying with us...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
  • Restaurant
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Beautiful one, two, and three bedroom condo rentals on a sprawling white-sand Lake Michigan beach in a quiet, tranquil setting in Door County, WI. All units face the water and all are equipped with full kitchens, gaslog fireplaces, two-person spa tubs and most anything else you may need for a peaceful get-away or a family gathering. For those who can't leave their work behind, we provide free Wi-Fi Internet access throughout the resort. Forgot your laptop? No problem. We have a business center at your disposal off the lobby. Throw in an indoor pool, hot tub, sauna, fitness room and tennis court, and you can be as active as you want. Or just sit back with a good book while listening to the waves lap the shore. Donny's Glidden Lodge Restaurant is right next door and serves dinners only. Open year-round. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Glidden Lodge Beach Resort

Address: 4676 Glidden Dr, Sturgeon Bay, WI 54235-9196
Region: United States > Wisconsin > Door County > Sturgeon Bay
Number of rooms: 31
Also Known As:
Glidden Lodge Beach Hotel Sturgeon Bay
Hotel Style:
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Sturgeon Bay
#4 Romantic Hotel in Sturgeon Bay
#6 Family Hotel in Sturgeon Bay
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