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    Northern Lights Lodge

    9089 Highway 21, Ely, MN 55731
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    • Excellent90%
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    • Average1%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
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    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Pets Allowed
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    Self-Serve Laundry
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 9 September 2015

    Northern Lights Lodge and Resort is the best. Marie, Gary and JR make you feel welcome from the moment you arrive and they could not be more helpful. We go for fishing, relaxing and reconnecting with friends from previous years. Enjoy sitting on the deck...More

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    1  Thank kennethb84
    Response from Northern_Lights_Ely, Owner at Northern Lights LodgeResponded 11 September 2015

    Thank you Kennethb84 for your review and for choosing to vacation here at Northern Lights Lodge. It's always nice to hear that guests enjoy their stay with us and their vacation neighbors! See you next year.

    Reviewed 8 September 2015

    Lovely place to get away with all the comforts of home. Wishing we could be back more often than once a year! We try to do something different each year we are in Ely, but always find time for plenty of fishing, bonfires, games, hiking,...More

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    1  Thank ERIN S
    Response from Northern_Lights_Ely, Owner at Northern Lights LodgeResponded 11 September 2015

    Thank you Erin S and family for choosing to vacation here at Northern Lights Lodge. It's always nice to hear that guests enjoy their vacations. See you next year!

    Reviewed 4 August 2015

    We needed a place that would accept pets so our choices were limited. I am sure we got the best of the bunch and one of the best available with or without pets. The owners are hard working and they go the extra mile to...More

    2  Thank harmony924
    Response from Northern_Lights_Ely, Owner at Northern Lights LodgeResponded 4 September 2015

    We're so glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay here with us and we THANK YOU for sharing your vacation experience!

    Reviewed 28 March 2015

    We went to the place in March 2015 and we were probably the only people in the lodge because it was an off season. We stayed in a suite which had a well equipped kitchen. There is no TV or WI-Fi but they have a...More

    3  Thank Sarthak B
    Response from Northern_Lights_Ely, Owner at Northern Lights LodgeResponded 16 April 2015

    Thank you for your review. Congratulations, you and your friends were able to experience first hand the truly amazing peacefulness of life here in the north woods during that quieter time between the seasons here at the Resort just as I promised when you made...More

    Reviewed 5 March 2015

    We stayed 3 nights during the winter. The lodge and grounds are nice, but lack some of those detailed finishing touches that really make a lodge a warm place to stay. Also, they do not provide towels, and the only way to know this is...More

    2  Thank smullen4677
    Response from Northern_Lights_Ely, Owner at Northern Lights LodgeResponded 20 March 2015

    Thank you for taking a moment out of your busy schedule to submit a review. I am glad that you were able to enjoy your stay with us. We are always open to suggestions and creative ideas to improve and expand upon our resort amenities....More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Free Parking
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Microwave
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$235 - US$489 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 12
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    • Minnesota >
    • Ely
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    Abby B
    4 October 2015|
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    Response from Marie V | Property representative |
    Hello Abby -- our classic seasonal cabins are more "rustic". What travel/stay dates are you considering? Our classic cabins were closed today for the coming winter season. We have 3 other cabins and 4 suites available... More
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    "Some of the suites had many steep stairs in order to access the entryway; however, the views were wonderful."
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    "The web site is very helpful, full of useful information and REAL photos of the cabins. If you have..."
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    "There seems to be a nice variety of lodging options. The suites are lovely, traditional cabins and newer..."
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