World-class Recreation and Lodging in the Minnesota Northwoods
Zippel Bay Resort offers an exciting getaway in the pristine wilderness along the legendary Lake of the Woods! Here, you're assured a serene stay among wildlife and world-class fishing at the only resort on Zippel Bay. Minnesota's Lake of the Woods area is the place to be for four seasons of fishing, hunting and all kinds of outdoor fun. Rent a fishing boat or hop aboard a chartered trip to cast for walleye, sauger and northern along 65,000 miles of shoreline. In fall, hunting for everything from ducks to deer to bear is plentiful. Come winter, you can fish from comfy ice houses and then head back to the lodge, which offers a delicious American plan. Luxury log cabins at Zippel Bay feature lofts, fireplaces and Jacuzzis, or choose a housekeeping cabin for memorable Minnesota family and group vacations!
With its endless activities and spacious lodging, Zippel Bay makes for pure Minnesota family fun in the great outdoors. An outdoor pool, swing set and game room are terrific onsite amenities for the kids. Everyone will love exploring the lake, snowmobiling, and cross country skiing on your Minnesota family vacation.
Treat your co-workers to a one-of-a-kind Lake of the Woods experience during your next corporate retreat at Zippel Bay Resort. Rent out the newest of the luxury cabins, a six-bedroom, three level unit that features a full kitchen, spacious living area with fireplace and sleeping accommodations for up to 20 guests. Fishing and hunting excursions are great team building activities, and will provide a nice balance between work and play!
The deluxe cabins at Zippel Bay Resort offer the perfect venue for your next family reunion in Northern Minnesota! These three-bedroom units feature a full kitchen, a Jacuzzi and luxury steam showers! Schedule a chartered fishing excursion on Lake of the Woods for a fun-filled day on the water, or take a hike around the beautiful resort grounds.
Discover a beautiful and truly one-of-a-kind wedding celebration at this Minnesota destination. At Zippel Bay Resort you can tie the knot on a floating gazebo surrounded by spectacular Minnesota wilderness. Everything from the flowers to the catering can be taken care of for you by their professional staff!
Lake of the Woods is a great land of Minnesota waters and towering forests, all greeting you upon arrival at Zippel Bay Resort. Flocks of migrating birds are plentiful in the spring and fall; you may even see a rare piping plover. Nearby, the spectacular 3,000-acre Zippel Bay State Park is a must-see on your Minnesota vacation!
Zippel Bay is sure to be full of big catches and great times among 65,000 miles of shoreline, 14,000 islands and the highest walleye/sauger limits in Minnesota. Enjoy Northwoods ice fishing from heated houses or hop aboard a summer charter trip. After your fish-filled day, a warm meal is waiting for you in the lodge.
Zippel Bay is the perfect escape for couples looking to bond with nature and each other in a spectacular Northwoods setting. Deluxe log cabins are perfect for honeymooners or guests celebrating anniversaries. With a crackling fireplace to cuddle by and a Jacuzzi to soak in, romance is natural at this romantic Minnesota resort!
Zippel Bay is either on or near some of the premiere hunting land in Minnesota. More than 70 percent of land in Lake of the Woods County is public, ensuring you plenty of space to roam in search of bluebill and mallard duck populations, as well as grouse, whitetail deer and bear - a fulfilling Minnesota hunting vacation!
Each of the deluxe cabins at Zippel Bay Resort features a private patio area with fire pit, an indoor stone fireplace and a full kitchen complete with stainless steel appliances. Most of these cabins are three-room units, but the newest luxury cabin features six bedrooms, three floors and an impressive deck, perfect for a star gazing on a clear evening. Come experience your luxury getaway in Baudette, Minnesota!
Situated on Lake of the Woods' south shore in secluded Zippel Bay, this Minnesota fishing resort provides you with endless ways to get out on the water. Rent its Crestliner Fish Hawks and Lund boats, or try a guided 30-foot charter. You can also explore 65,000 miles of shoreline with free canoes, kayaks and paddleboats.
Cabins, Cottages, and Chalets
Choose from one- to four-bedroom housekeeping cabins or deluxe log cabins with Jacuzzis and fireplaces, each set along the Minnesota lakeshore. Cabins can be packaged to include all meals and boat options from rental boats to a chartered trip. All packages come with complimentary canoes, kayaks, paddleboats and dock space.
Make sure to bring your RV along the next time you travel to Zippel Bay Resort. It's a great way to vacation at your own pace, and at Zippel Bay Resort, it's super easy too! In addition to a wide variety of cabins onsite, the resort also features full hook-up and primitive campsites. Each of these sites offers a fire pit, picnic table and easy access to the shower house!
- Restaurant Onsite
- Pets Allowed
- Property Size 20 units
- Conference Facility
- Kids Allowed
- Nearby City Baudette
- Nearby Water Lake of the Woods
- Open Dates All Year
- Baudette International Airport (BDE) / 15.4 miles
- Kenora Airport (YQK) / 68.7 miles
- Fort Frances Municipal Airport (YAG) / 67.5 miles
* Not all airports listed here may be open to public use, or service commercial flights
- Game Room/Arcade
- Gift Shop
- Swimming Pool
- Bird Watching
- Boating & Watercraft
- Cross Country Skiing
- Freshwater Fishing
- Ice Fishing
- Wildlife & Nature
- Play Ground
- Air Conditioning
- Hunting and Shooting
- Free Parking
- Fishing Guides