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Houston, Texas
Reviewed 16 September 2016

Stayed at Zippel for a customer fishing trip, eight people total. I've been to many similar resorts in Canada, US and Mexico. Zippel was friendly and the accommodations were OK. Restaurant was not so great; mostly fried food...better eating at a Denny's. Fishing for walleye was good. There was one other group similar to us; executive level customers. Zippel has...

Thank Spencer B
Saint Paul, Minnesota
Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

Best Lake of the Woods trip we've ever had! Log cabins are amazing, fishing is lights out! Charters are great, awesome new bar, great selection of bar food and a swimming pool for the kids. Troll for Pike in the bay, quickly get through the gap and out to the mud flats or over to Big Island. We have limited...

Thank Shu123456
Walker, Minnesota
Reviewed 27 July 2016

A group of us chartered a day trip on one of their 30 ft boats. We started out with breakfast which they had ready for us when we got there. After that we got on the boat for a forty five minute trip out on the lake. We trilled raps and before we got all lines out we had a...

Thank Jerome H
Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

First impressions (with respect to outright appearance) were neutral. The newer log cabins looked really nice, we stayed in the house keeping cabins, these were a bit more dated and rather quaint. We stayed in house keeping cabin #6. We have previously stayed at arnesons, so that was my only point of comparison. Decided to try zippel bay resort because...

Thank Mikhal M
Reviewed 8 July 2016

We stayed there for a couple of days. Our quaint cabin, not log cabin, was right on the water and we could watch the sunrise from the family room. I wish they had more tv stations for the kids. I had to buy a DVD player to entertain the kids. The owners were very helpful. My son was sick every...

Thank Samantha M
Reviewed 15 February 2016

Just got back, stayed from February 11-14..#9. Warm & Clean Cabin, all ice shelters we used were very warm, all heaters worked perfectly.We had the "meal plan", all food was very good, although keep in mind no choices of menu, lunch bags were also provided daily, nice sandwich, chips, cookie & beverage, very tasty steak dinner as well. Fishing was...

Thank Scott M
Slinger, Wisconsin
Reviewed 2 February 2016

The owners and staff at Zippel Bay are very warm, welcoming and extremely helpful. We stayed in Log Cabin #1 and on our second day we presented a small list of housekeeping items that needed to be addressed and when we returned from our day of ice fishing all the items had been fixed. Each day the ice houses were...

Thank Susan S
Spicer, Minnesota
Reviewed 4 September 2015 via mobile

We got here on Wednesday September 2nd checked in at the office and had our boat put in by the people who worked here. Cause we had our motor home and our boat hooked on behind our motor home. The office and bar and restaurant are nice. But the game room and shower and bathrooms for the campground are not...

Thank tweetymaster
Reviewed 14 August 2015

This was our second stay at Zippel Bay Resort, and I regret not writing a review the first time! It truly is a well-run, first class resort in so many ways! First the owners, Deanna and Nick, are always there to assist you in every way you can think of. I cannot think of any need that could not have...

Thank belindac
Reviewed 12 August 2015 via mobile

We are a group of 6 guys and have been making an August trip to LOTW for 35 yrs. We used to go to another resort for the first 32 yrs. We switched because of migrant worker type cabins(dumps) at the prior resort and poor service. When we came to Zippel, it was like we found Shangra-la. New log cabins...

Thank Snobird101

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Address: 6080 39th St. NW, Williams, MN 56686
Region: United States > Minnesota > Williams
Number of rooms: 20
Also Known As:
Zippel Bay Hotel Williams
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“The cabins are new and look very nice with an outside pool”
 of 5 bubbles JeromeH581, 27 Jul 2016 | Read review
“The smaller cabins were very accommodating.”
 of 5 bubbles scottmC8432XK, 14 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Cabin 7 was nice. Log cabins are beautiful, but very expensive.”
 of 5 bubbles gailani, 24 Jun 2015 | Read review
“we like one of the four or five newer lodges that have dockage for two boats right at the lodge. two newer ones at just finished. aOutside fire pits, just fun. Remember your stuff for s'mores. Don't recall bugs a problem. Nice pool with hot tub and showers. RV areas were busy but quiet. Anyway, were will continue coming back.”
 of 5 bubbles 176march, 2 May 2014 | Read review
“If you are going, make sure you specify that you want a CABIN, not a trailer and that you need enough beds.”
 of 5 bubbles reneanddick, 12 Jan 2014 | Read review
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