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Beach - Resorts and Lodges in Minnesota
Just because you won’t find an ocean on the border of Minnesota does not mean you won’t be able to enjoy a beach getaway when you head to the Midwest. On the contrary, Minnesota has more than 10,000 lakes providing hundreds of thousands of miles of pristine beachfront, perfect for your next vacation. Sink your toes into the sand along the shoreline of Lake Superior, or head to central Minnesota and experience the state’s second largest body of water, Mille Lacs Lake. If you are really looking for a special beach experience, head up to the Boundary Waters and find your own private island and beachfront to enjoy during your stay.
Boyd Lodge's ideal setting on Whitefish Lake gives your family a great opportunity to get out and enjoy the water. A spacious swimming beach along these pristine shores offers plenty of room for sandcastle building or soaking up some sun. There's even an outdoor playground area on the beach that the kids will love!
Lost Lake Lodge is a true beach getaway -- a long stretch of sand, comfortable chairs and umbrellas, a wooded backdrop and utter privacy. Lose yourself on Lost Lake, where the non-motorized atmosphere will remind you of what a beach vacation really is. Kick back and enjoy a Minnesota lakes retreat at its finest!
When you stay at Bear Paw Resort you'll have access to not one, but two beaches! They're the perfect place to slow down, relax, and enjoy the peacefulness of the Minnesota Northwoods. Whether you want to build sandcastles, work on your tan, or splash around in the water, this is a part of Bear Paw Resort that's not to be missed!
With an expansive sandy beach, Hiawatha Resort is the ideal Minnesota beach getaway. Sunbathe with a book in any of the resort's chaise lounge chairs. Take a swim to cool off, or take out a complimentary canoe, paddleboat, can-yak or sailboat. The resort's Rave Water Raft play set will keep the kids thrilled!
Spend a day playing on the soft sandy beach at Brindley's Harbor Resort. With over 1,300 feet of shoreline along beautiful Leech Lake, this is truly the perfect place to relax, have fun and take it all in. Build a sandcastle with the kids, go swimming in the lake, or just lounge out on the shores and soak up the sun. Don't miss a chance to enjoy...
You'll have the best time this summer on the sandy beach at Isle O' Dreams! Bad Axe Lake is incredibly calm and perfect for canoeing or a paddle boat ride. The canoes and paddle boats are for your use, free of charge. Enjoy summer sun, enticing beach activities, and the clear waters of Bad Axe Lake!
Don't worry about making a short drive to the beach during your next Minnesota getaway; stay at a property that puts you right on the shores of 8th Crow Wing Lake. Anderson's Starlight Bay Resort offers travelers easy access to the water along with nearly 20 acres of mostly wooded trail system for you to enjoy. Whether you are swimming around the...
Just outside your door awaits the powdery sands of the onsite beach! Overlooking the shimmering shores of Bay Lake, there's a wealth of water-fueled activities at your fingertips. Dive in for a refreshing swim, canoe or kayak the crystal blue shores, and explore the lake on a pontoon. If you'd prefer to stay dry, catch a tan on the beach, build...
Located on Birch Lake, Timber Bay Lodge & Houseboats offers you the perfect lakeside beach vacation! Here, you can indulge in a variety of great water activities, whether it's swimming, fishing, or jet-skiing. Or, for a more relaxing stay, simply lounge out on the beach work on that sand castle and soak up the sun!
You can't get closer to the beach than by staying in a houseboat. Crane Lake offers beachfront fun all day long! Watch the beach from your boat or find your land legs and spend the day on the beach! Either way, this is the perfect setting for your next Minnesota beach retreat.
At Lakecrest Resort you'll find a 500 foot sandy beach along the shores of beautiful Long Lake. Here, you can truly escape the hustle-bustle of the cities and unwind in a refreshing environment where there's plenty to do in the waters and on the sand. Their beach has something for everyone, a swimming area with sunbathing raft and slide,...
Fair Hills Resort offers travelers 1/3 of a mile of beautiful sand beach making it the perfect destination for your Minnesota lakefront getaway. Pelican Lake is the perfect place to do some swimming, fishing, kayaking, paddle boating, canoeing, and so much more. If you don't feel like exerting a lot of energy, just spend your day sunbathing on...
Located directly on Leech Lake, a stay at BlueWater Lodge will put the beach literally in your backyard. Enjoy splashing in the water with your family, or rent a pontoon boat for the day! You can sit back on the beach with a good book or get out your fishing poles! The choice is yours during your next Minnesota vacation!
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