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Experience A Grand Getaway for the Whole Family on Gull Lake!

For over 100 years, Grand View Lodge has been providing memories to last a lifetime on Gull Lake. Whether it's romance, golf, family time or just a little relaxation that you're after, Grand View will accommodate you down to the last detail. If golf is your style, two championship courses and a nine-hole resort course await. For rejuvenation, the Glacial Waters Spa is by far the finest in the state. The 110-foot indoor waterslide, the connecting pools, and hot tubs promise hours of fun for the kids. If you love rustic luxury, this is it. From the Main Lodge and its 65 cabins - many situated near the 2500-foot natural beach on beautiful Gull Lake - to splendid golf villas, the resort is a perfect combination of soaring designs, historical touches and meticulous attention to detail.

  • Wifi
  • Restaurant Onsite
  • Pets Allowed
  • Property Size 213 units
  • Conference Facility
  • Kids Allowed
  • Nearby City Brainerd
  • Nearby Water Gull Lake
  • Open Dates All Year


When you stay at Grand View Lodge, you'll be located right on Gull Lake! Enjoy the sandy beaches. Go fishing. Rent a boat. The possibilities for beach fun are endless when you come to Minnesota for your next vacation. Pack your swimming suit and towel and get ready for some fun in the sun!


The whole family will love the family-owned Grand View Lodge. A seasonal Social Director conducts planned activities for all ages, including horseback riding, bonfires, bingo and much more. There's an indoor pool with 110-foot waterslide right onsite, a beautiful lake beach, plus a fitness center and a complete game room. With so many things to do, you may have to plan a second vacation just to experience it all!


Three renowned courses, each receiving accolades from the nation's top golf publications, make up this Minnesota golf mecca. Choose from The Pines, the Arnold Palmer-designed Deacon's Lodge, and The Preserve, and enjoy a day out on the greens as you take in the beautiful views. Featuring luxury clubhouses, professional instruction and state-of-the-art practice facilities, this is a golfer's paradise!


At Grand View Lodge, the friendly staff believes success is in the details: breathtaking surroundings, outstanding service, facilities and technology that exceed your expectations. Creating a memorable conference or corporate meeting requires a dedication to getting the details right! The lodge offer a variety of luxurious meeting venues right onsite to choose from, plus catering options and team-building activities such as raft building and golf. This this the ultimate Minnesota destination for your next business retreat!


Celebrate family in the Brainerd Lakes area! Over the years, Grand View Lodge has seen many families choose this stunning site as their place to reconnect, relax and enjoy special time together! Their lodging includes accommodations specifically designed for large groups. A Family Reunion coordinator can assist you with planning activities and special events.


Imagine your special moment surrounded by beautifully landscaped gardens, quiet waves lap at the beach—tall pines sway in the gentle breeze as you look out over Gull Lake. In the background, the historic Grand View Lodge offers a nostalgic link to the past. Whether you dream of an outdoor wedding or prefer a winter ceremony next to the fireplace at the historic main lodge, Grand View Lodge offers you a beautiful and unforgettable atmosphere for your Minnesota wedding.


Get up close and personal with nature during your stay at Grand View Lodge. Here, you will love the relaxing, natural environment that awaits all around you, ready to be explored. In the winter you can head out on snowmobiling adventures or enjoy a day of ice fishing on Gull Lake. If you're here during the warmer months, then you're in luck for great outdoor discoveries along the many hiking trails in the area. The nearby Paul Bunyan Trail is the perfect place to start!


When you come to Grand View Lodge, fishing is not to be missed! In the Land of 10,000 Lakes, there are plenty of fishing opportunities for every kind of fisherman. Head right out onto nearby Gull Lake. Cast your line on a memorable fishing vacation in Minnesota and book your vacation today!


The historic Main Lodge at Grand View is romantic enough, with its intimate décor and proximity to the Glacial Waters Spa; yet the two of you can also choose a one-bedroom suite with its own fireplace. All around you are stunning gardens, fine dining and incomparable Northwoods charm. This refreshing and quiet lakeside retreat is the perfect place to get away with your sweetheart.


At Grand View Lodge on Gull Lake you'll find yourself immersed in incomparable luxury. Stay comfortable all vacation long in one of their cozy suites, cabins, or villas. Spend a day out on their Championship Golf Course, pamper yourself at the Glacial Waters Spa, and let the kids splash around at the indoor waterpark!


Gorgeous, serene Gull Lake, one of hundreds of small Brainerd area lakes, is the setting for Grand View Lodge. It's an ideal place for swimming and water sports in summer and ice fishing in the winter. Take out a complimentary non-motorized resort boat, or rent a boat and motor for lake adventure and exploration!


Nisswa is full of history. When you come to Minnesota, ask about the area and what the early settlers used the land for. The friendly staff at Grand View Lodge will be happy to provide you with information. Learn something during your next vacation.


Because of its intimate décor and proximity to the Glacial Waters Spa, the historic Main Lodge at Grand View is romantic enough for a honeymoon getaway! All around you are stunning gardens, fine dining and incomparable Northwoods charm! Indulge in fine dining at one of their onsite restaurants, challenge your spouse to a round of golf, or just unwind in your cozy accommodation. The possibilities are endless on your Minnesota honeymoon!


There's scientific proof that spoiling yourself with a professional spa service provides health benefits. Designed to create a sense of balance within the body and reconnect you, all of the spa body treatments at Grand View Lodge are performed with attention to detail to ensure your skin is restored to a smooth, soft, and hydrated state. Feel like a new person by the time you leave!

Cabins, Cottages, and Chalets

The cabins at Grand View Lodge challenge the standard idea of a resort cabin. All are wonderfully designed and well-stocked with amenities, like the Grand View cabins, which have up to eight bedrooms, and a game room, or the four- to six-bedroom Cabins at Deacon's Lodge. All of them exceed your expectations for what you'll find in a luxury home.


Come during the winter or summer months, it won't matter! The fun is year-long at Grand View Lodge in Minnesota! Enjoy the waterpark during the cooler months for a memorable holiday retreat. During the long summer weekends, enjoy Nisswa Lake! No matter what time of year you come, this is the perfect setting for your next vacation.


Celebrating the special place that is the Northwoods, Glacial Waters Spa recalls the purity of the mineral-enhanced glaciers which formed this area's many lakes. Rejuvenate with a variety of massage and body treatments, and refresh at the onsite salon. Their professional staff will help ease away all your stress and leave you feeling completely like new.

Villas and Condos

Located close to world-class golf, the townhomes and villas at Grand View Lodge live up to the resort's high standard of excellence. These units feature up to five bedrooms and a selection of modern amenities such as indoor whirlpools, fireplaces, game rooms, decks and more. You're sure to feel right at home throughout your stay at one of these luxurious accommodations!


At Grand View Lodge, you don't have to come in the summer to enjoy water fun! Enjoy the 110-foot indoor waterslide, the connecting pools, and hot tubs during your next vacation. Enjoy all of the fun without having to worry about the weather!

Additional Information

  • Basketball Court(s)
  • Bicycles
  • Cribs
  • Fitness Center
  • Game Room/Arcade
  • Gift Shop
  • Outdoor Playground
  • Pro Shop
  • Sauna
  • Swimming Pool
  • Tennis Court(s)
  • Waterpark
  • Beach
  • Boating & Watercraft
  • Boat Docks
  • Canoeing
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Downhill Skiing/Snowboarding
  • Fire Pit(s)
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf Course
  • Outdoor Grill(s)
  • Hiking
  • Ice Fishing
  • Ice Skating
  • Kayaking
  • Wildlife & Nature
  • Picnic Table(s)
  • Play Ground
  • Snowmobiling
Room Amenities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Coffee Maker
  • Deck
  • Fireplace
  • Full Kitchen
  • Hair Dryer
  • Hot Tub
  • Iron/Ironing Board
  • Jacuzzi
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Patio
  • Picnic Tables
  • Refrigerator
  • Sundeck
  • Whirlpool
  • Arts and Crafts
  • Basketball
  • Bingo
  • Go Carts
  • Hayride
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Hunting and Shooting
  • Ice Cream Social
  • Kid's Activities
  • Live Entertainment
  • Photography
  • Shopping
  • Shuffle Board
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Volleyball
  • Wineries
  • Free Parking
  • ATM
  • A/V Equipment
  • Babysitting/Daycare
  • Banquet Room(s)
  • Catering
  • Concierge
  • Fishing Guides
  • Fitness Programs
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Meeting Room(s)
  • Spa Services
Languages Spoken
  • English

Plan your next group event at Grand View Lodge.

Creating a memorable special event or conference requires a dedication to getting the details right. It starts with selecting a venue that not only suits your group’s needs, but one that will provide a unique, individual experience for every participant. Whether you are planning a wedding, family reunion, corporate meeting, conference, or special celebration—Grand View Lodge offers an incredible experience for your group event.

For more information please call +1 (866) 758 - 4381 or Send Inquiry.



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Food & Beverage Averages

Continental Breakfast $10.00 per person
Breakfast Buffet $15.00 per person
Plated Lunch $17.00 per person
Lunch Buffet $17.00 per person
Plated Dinner $40.00 per person
Dinner Buffet $40.00 per person
Coffee Break $14.00 per person
2-hr Open Bar $Call for details!

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Nearest Airports

  • Brainerd Lakes Regional Airport (BRD) / 10.6 miles
  • St Cloud Regional Airport (STC) / 66.6 miles
  • Chandler Field (AXN) / 67.5 miles

* Not all airports listed here may be open to public use, or service commercial flights

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