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Unbeatable Boundary Waters Adventures

Grand Ely Lodge Resort & Conference Center is a one-of-a-kind Northwoods destination at the gateway to the Boundary Waters. Combining fine dining, superior lodging, meeting spaces, and outdoor recreation, Grand Ely is its own oasis, offering the amenities of a full-service resort and the personalized service of a staff who know their guests by name. Shagawa Lake and the surrounding area offers endless adventures for families and groups of all types. Take out a complimentary canoe, kayak, or paddle-boat to explore the gentle waters of the lake, spend an afternoon hiking through the neighboring Trezona Trails, and bask in the natural beauty all around you. If you're here in the winter, rent one of their ice fish houses and wait for the fish to bite, or venture around the area on a cross-country skiing trip. After you've had your fill of entertainment, unwind at the indoor pool or sauna, then treat yourself to a delicious meal at the Evergreen Restaurant. Everything you need for a memorable Minnesota vacation is waiting for you here!

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Dining at Grand Ely Lodge. Grand Ely Lodge offers everything you're looking for in an exceptional business retreat. Their premier location alongside Shagawa Lake lets you escape the stuffy offices and inspire your team. The lodge features a variety of flexible meeting spaces including the 2,522-square-foot Ridgeview Conference Room. Whether you're planning a meeting, conference, or seminar, their professional staff can assist you with all the planning. They offer modern AV equipment, free wireless internet, and a full-service marina for when you're looking to enjoy a day of team-building adventure on the lake!
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Amenities
Open Dates
  • All Year
Property Size
  • 61 units
Nearby City
  • Ely
Nearby Water
  • Shagawa Lake
General
  • Bicycles
  • Fitness Center
  • Game Room/Arcade
  • Gift Shop
  • Swimming Pool
  • Internet
Food & Drink
  • Bar
  • Gourmet Dining
Room
  • Coffee Maker
  • Iron/Ironing Board
  • Microwave
  • Minibar
  • Whirlpool
Activities
  • Arts and Crafts
  • Horseshoes
  • Hunting and Shooting
  • Shopping
  • Swimming
  • Boating & Watercraft
  • Canoeing
  • Kayaking
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Ice Fishing
  • Wildlife & Nature
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  • A/V Equipment
  • Banquet Room(s)
  • Catering
  • Meeting Room(s)
  • Fitness Programs
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