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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.
Family time is truly endless at Superior Shores! This year-round destination offers cozy lodging options sure to accommodate the whole family, along with a variety of activities to keep everyone busy! From golf to fishing to evening bonfires, everything you need for a fun family vacation is right here!
Family-owned since its inception, Lutsen welcomes families of all sizes with a variety of well-developed kid's and adventure programs plus a nine-hole golf course, shuffleboard, swimming pools and more. The broad range of accommodations and dining ensures a Minnesota family getaway filled with exploration, fun, and comfort.
Boyd Lodge is the perfect destination for your next Northern Minnesota family vacation. The lodge has weekly planned family activities – participate in as many as you want! The lodge also features an outdoor heated swimming pool and boat/pontoon rentals.
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!
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...
Discover a true Minnesota family vacation at Tamarack Resort! Here, you can catch panfish from the dock, cruise in a pontoon to the lake's islands, or indulge in s'mores at a beach campfire. Fully-equipped cabins provide a private, relaxing setting for your family.
Thinking about bringing the kids? Remember, children age 15 and under receive a 50% discount, and children under five are free! (not valid with other offers or discounts) Make your child's first fishing trip an unforgettable experience at Oak Island, or enjoy hiking through the Lake of the Woods trails! Whatever you choose to do, you'll be sure to...
Whether your idea of family fun involves fishing, dining or relaxing with a movie on your own flat screen TV - you'll find it here at Ash-Ka-Nam Resort! The Minnesota outdoors is one giant playground all year, whether exploring on snowmobiles or pontoons. Return to your cozy cabin each night for a taste of home!
Bring your Minnesota family vacation to Arrowwood! Take a pontoon cruise together or try activity programs hosted by the staff. The kids will love cookie decorating and craft time, and the whole family can get together for campfire s'mores at the end of the day! Accommodations include spacious guestrooms with full kitchens, or townhomes for...
Hiking, kayaking and snowshoeing are just a few of the possibilities during your stay in Two Harbors. You can take a relaxing stroll on the Lakewalk with scenic trails along Lake Superior, camp among the north woods Minnesota wildlife, or visit a historic landmark or museum. Start your day out just right with a complimentary breakfast at the...
At The Historic Afton House Inn, there's something for everyone in the family to enjoy! Whether they want the classical luxury that comes with age, or they want to enjoy the fine onsite dining, the whole family is sure to have a great time. Make some family history at The Historic Afton House Inn!
Looking for a family lake getaway unlike any other? Rainy Lake Houseboats provides the family with exclusive access to the secluded beaches, outstanding wildlife, world-class fishing, and the many hidden bays of Rainy Lake. Whether for a few nights or an entire week, rent a spacious, luxurious houseboat and cruise the open waters!
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