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The Little Resort with a BIG Experience.

Located on Fish Trap Lake in Central Minnesota, the SweetWater Resort is a great place to unwind and relax with the whole family. You'll love the serene, calming surroundings and the kids will love playing in the sand, swimming in the water or on the playground. The resort's location on Fish Trap Lake makes this an ideal getaway for avid fishermen, providing more than 1,300 acres of water to explore. In the evening, enjoy a cozy campfire. Retreat to your fully furnished cabin where you'll find all the comforts of home including a refrigerator, stove, microwave, and all kitchen utensils. A charcoal grill is included with your accommodations. With such a beautiful setting, staying at SweetWater Resort is an ideal choice.

  • Wifi
  • Restaurant Onsite
  • Pets Allowed
  • Property Size 6 units
  • Conference Facility
  • Kids Allowed
  • Nearby City Brainerd
  • Nearby Water Fish Trap Lake
  • Open Dates All Year


When you stay at SweetWater Resort, you'll be located right on Fish Trap Lake! Wake up each morning and enjoy the view. Jump in the water or go for a canoe ride. Take your group out on a fishing excursion or just enjoy the view. However you choose to enjoy the land of 10,000 lakes is up to you. Book your vacation today!


With activities for the entire family to enjoy, there isn't a better place to spend quality time together than SweetWater Resort. This Minnesota destination lets you escape the noisiness of life and find tranquility with your loved ones. This is the place to put aside the phones, shut off the screens, and spend real time with the people that are most important. Enjoy plenty of fun activities on Fish Trap Lake such as canoeing and paddle boating. Or, just take in the views from your lakefront cottage!


Stay for three nights, stay for four, or stay for an entire week! Bring the whole family together and enjoy each other's company at the SweetWater Resort. Here, you can reconnect as you fish, canoe, and explore beautiful Fish Trap Lake. Rent a pontoon boat and spend a day on the water with your loved ones! Spend quality time together and make it a reunion that the whole family will never forget!


Fish Trap Lake is the perfect place to cast your line. At SweetWater Resort, you're just steps away from the lake, making it easy to hop aboard your boat and explore the water. With 13.7 miles of shoreline and 1,303 acres of recreational pleasure teeming with walleye, large mouth bass, northern pike, crappie, perch and panfish, this is the ultimate destination for your Minnesota fishing vacation!


Fall in love all over again along the shores of Fish Trap Lake. At Sweetwater Resort, you and your loved one can get away from the hustle-bustle of everyday life and just focus on what's most important: each other. Unwind in the comfort of your lakefront cottage, explore the lake on a canoe, or just lounge together on the shores! Go for a walk in the Healing Gardens hand in hand and fall in love all over again.

Pet Friendly

At SweetWater Resort, everyone is welcome! Your four legged friend won't have to be left out on your next Minnesota lake vacation. The pine cottages are pet friendly, just make sure to clean up after Fido!


At SweetWater Resort, you can experience that quintessential Minnesota lake vacation. Located on the shores of Fish Trap Lake, this charming destination offers you everything you'd expect in a lake vacation and so much more. Your cottage by the lake will be the perfect camp from which you can partake in the numerous lake activities including fishing, canoeing, and boating. The resort offers guests complimentary rowboats, canoes and paddle boats. Pontoons are also available!

Cabins, Cottages, and Chalets

The clean and cozy knotty pine cottages at SweetWater Resort are a great place for your family to set up camp during your Central Minnesota getaway. Two-bedroom cottages sleep up to six people and three-bedroom cottages sleep up to nine. The resort also offers a three-bedroom house with a deck that can sleep nine.

  • Air Conditioning
  • Coffee Maker
  • Microwave
  • Arts and Crafts
  • Bocce Ball
  • Hunting and Shooting
  • Swimming
  • Volleyball
  • ATV/Fourwheeling
  • Beach
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating & Watercraft
  • Boat Docks
  • Canoeing
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Downhill Skiing/Snowboarding
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Ice Fishing
  • Wildlife & Nature
  • Play Ground
  • Laundry Facilities
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Nearest Airports

  • Brainerd Lakes Regional Airport (BRD) / 27 miles
  • Chandler Field (AXN) / 43.5 miles
  • St Cloud Regional Airport (STC) / 52.5 miles

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

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