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Family - Resorts and Lodges in Minnesota
Minnesota is an ideal destination for planning a fun-filled family getaway in the heart of the Midwest. The Land of 10,000 Lakes certainly lives up to it’s name if you are looking for a family vacation on the water. Take a trip up to the North Shore and take in the picturesque beauty of Lake Superior, or head further north to the Boundary Waters. If you are looking for more of a metropolitan getaway, try Minneapolis/St. Paul area where you can visit one of the nation’s largest shopping centers, Mall of America, or take in a baseball game at the home of the 2014 MLB All Star Game, Target Field. Let your family experience the Northwoods beauty of central and northern Minnesota, or head to the Twin Cities for your own unique “big city” getaway.
Take your family on a Brainerd fishing trip to Samara Point Resort! Or, just enjoy the Minnesota wilderness at this Gull Lake home away from home. Spacious cabins, family activities on the water or dry land and the nearby Paul Bunyan Amusement Center will delight everyone!
A classic Minnesota family getaway to the lake. Half Moon Trail offers a full schedule of activities for all ages including, kettle corn, one-of-a-kind craft, casting contest, bingo, billiards tournament, scavenger hunt, minnow races, and more! They also offer a heated a swimming pool, bikes, a playground, and games like carpet ball, knuckle ball,...
Enjoy old fashioned family fun at Brindley's Harbor Resort! Their lakeside location provides you with days of excitement, whether your idea of an ideal family vacation is a day on the beach or exploring the north woods. The resort offers an onsite harbor with 37 slips right onto Leech Lake, so it's easy to explore the waters on a fishing trip or...
With 78 years of experience under their belt, Woodland Beach Resort knows a thing or two about family vacations. Just a short two-hour drive from the Twin Cities, you will discover a world of adventure.Take one of the resort's kayaks, canoes, or paddle boats out on Bay Lake or kick back on the sand beach. Your family can also enjoy a long list of...
Dickerson's is a family-owned beach resort that provides classic Minnesota family vacations. Family members of all ages will love the traditions of hayrides, campfires, s'mores and more. Homemade donuts, coffee and juice are served on Sundays. It's a great time to kick back with family!
For a unique family vacation, rent one of Voyagaire’s fully-equipped, luxury houseboats. Cook lunch in your kitchen to enjoy on the sundeck. Anchor and watch the kids play on the waterslide. Relax under the stars in your hot tub. You’ll find peace and serenity floating along these pristine waters.
Birch Forest Lodge was built with families in mind and features a Rainbow playground for the kids, large sandy beach, swimming raft, boat launch, picnic tables, and charcoal grills. Spend the day with those you love enjoying the beautiful nature around you. Hike the Orr Bogwalk, or check out the International Wolf Center. With so much to do you are...
East Silent Resort is synonymous with family fun. While the kids enjoy the children's programs run by certified teachers, spend time out on the lake or go horseback riding. And bring the whole crew together for a great meal in your lakeside cabin - ideal for your entire family with room for all!
Bring your family to this nature-filled Minnesota getaway, and rediscover the outdoors in pure comfort. Five Lakes Resort accommodations are ideal for indoor games, and there are plenty of trails for hiking and biking. Shopping is in nearby Vergas. Or, visit Fair Hills for live entertainment and more!
Family trips are a perfect match for Hampton Inn Duluth. Take the family to historic Glensheen Mansion, on an Alpine-like ski trip, or come in the heat of summer to swim the cool waters of Lake Superior. Take an excursion to the Superior Railroad Museum or The Great Lakes Aquarium! There's so much to do, everybody in the family will find something...
Good Ol' Days Resort offers a wide variety of fun organized activities during peak and high peaks seasons. Take part in a fishing contest, minnow races or a sand sculpting contest. An ice cream social is the perfect way to cool off on a warm summer afternoon! Kids will love the outdoor playground equipment or spending a day at the beach!
Kabetogama Lake Association features a variety of cabin rentals for you to choose from so there is plenty of room for your family. Spend the afternoon enjoying the natural surroundings with swimming, hiking, and biking. Take a boat out onto Lake Kabetogama and cast a line for some fun fishing. With so many activities and fully equipped lodging, you...
This is a family vacation that you and your loved ones will never forget! Enjoy each others company in one of Red Door Resort's 11 cabins or resort rooms; equipped with microwave, coffee maker, air conditioning, and color TV with Dish Network, you're sure to feel right at home. When you're not unwinding indoors, spend the day on the beautiful...
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