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Gardenwood Resort and Motel

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Gardenwood Resort & Motel is located 10 miles from Downtown Duluth, MN on the Scenic North Shore Drive. Our comfortable resort accommodations include 13 cabins and a 4-room motel settled into the woods next door to the McQuade Small Craft Harbor on Lake Superior.
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room features
Non-Smoking Rooms
Refrigerator in room
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We weren't expecting much, but got much less out of cabin 5... Hello Mudder, Hello Fadder, Here we are at, Camp Granada. Seriously, worse conditions than any camp I've been to. I don't know how this place passed any sort of inspection. The wiring is just stapled to the wall and
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Although our expectations were not high, this cabin was absolutely unacceptable. We would not recommend this 'resort' to anyone. Cabin #11 was outdated, unclean, and unsafe. The cabin had a bad floor that was wavy and had a terrible slope. The wallpaper was not clean and was
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We are not fancy folk. We know that the price is right for the bare minimum accommodations. But there was an odor that had to be some type of cat or wild animal urine. Just couldn't stay nor would I recommend it to anyone.
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We stayed in unit #14 - tiny and definitely a quaint cottage. very very rustic! With some updating it could be so much more appealing. The location right next to the safe harbor is perfect! It was super quiet from 10pm until about 7:30am. There was some loud partying around a
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Great place for us. We stayed in the motel part but we looked in a cabin to see if the family would fit. Don't be expecting the Taj Mahal which I wasn't but some of the review sound like they were! Clean no problems. Nice and quite. The up-north experience! The Wifi was in and
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Cabin #1
Bathroom outlet
Dirty, moldy bathroom window
Nonworking thermostat
Moldy spot in second bedroom
Do all the cabins have a coffee maker?
"Use caution if you are considering staying here."
"no lake views, very rustic, just one step up from a tent"
"The deck with the motel part had a little view of the lake most of the cabins didn't look like they would."
"We were in #24--one of the motel units and it was fine. Perhaps an end unit would have better views if choosing one of the motel units."
"Cabin 7 has a view of the public restrooms in the parking lot next door. They're only about 20 feet away!"
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