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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-owned and operated, Kavanaugh's Sylvan Lake Resort is a complete Brainerd Lakes family vacation with warm hospitality, spacious, fully-equipped cabins and boundless recreation. Spend quality time on the beach, cast for panfish or visit the tennis and basketball courts for a friendly game of kids versus adults. There's something for everyone!...
Twin Oaks Resort offers you and your family a place to truly relax and have fun all on your own terms. Here, you can stay in a cozy lakefront cottage or bring your own home-away-from-home and set up camp at one of their RV sites. Enjoy the beautiful views of Nokay Lake, take the kids out for their first fishing trip, or simply unwind together in...
With more recreational offerings than anywhere else in the Midwest, Madden's is the best place to bring the entire family! Golf, visit the spa, take a ski lesson, fish, rent a bike, play horseshoes, splash around in Gull Lake or simply relax on the beach. There's never a dull moment at Madden's!
An outdoor playground, a large onsite beach and an indoor swimming pool are just a few of the amenities that make Wilderness Resort Villas a great venue for your next family vacation. Rent a boat to explore the far-reaching boundaries of Middle Cullen Lake, or to find the nearest fishing hot spot! Choose from one of the 15 cabins, all...
All year long, Cyrus Resort keeps your family entertained. The resort holds one of the only outdoor pools in Northwest Minnesota, plus a festive game room in the lodge, a paddleboat and a playground. And Lake of the Woods is a terrific destination for ice fishing and snowmobiling!
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.
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.
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!
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...
When you come and stay 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!
If your family loves the great outdoors then there's no better place to enjoy a vacation than Clearwater Historic Lodge! Your cozy cabin will keep you comfortable when you wish to rest, and the variety of activities nearby will keep you busy! From fishing and paddling in the Boundary Waters to hiking along the Gunflint Trail, there's something here...
Entertain every member of your family from the shores of beautiful Leech Lake at the BlueWater Lodge. Leech Lake is a desirable Minnesota fishing location, and you're just steps away from the water! The resort's marina offers boat slips that make it easy to take the kids out to cast their first line. Or, you can just spend a day swimming and...
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...
Minnesota Travel Articles
Family fun takes on many forms. Whether it’s a thrilling roller coaster ride at an amusement park or a sunny day at the beach, there are almost endless ways to entertain young and old. However, few... more
Discover an awe-inspiring destination in Northwest Minnesota, where you will find over 1,000 lakes and streams and a breathtaking natural setting unlike any place you’ve ever visited before. Welcome... more
Family fun is like a great recipe. It requires the perfect balance of ingredients working together to create an amazing final product. When it comes to preparing the perfect family vacation, start... more
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Nearly 220,000 acres of pristine water, breathtaking granite rock formations, and lush woodlands make Voyageurs National Park is a true natural treasure! Cast off on a fishing expedition on... more
Unwind on the water with any of these exceptional houseboat vacations! Surrounded by Minnesota's untainted wilderness, stay in Voyageurs National Park, on Lake Vermilion, or on Leech Lake. From... more