Lutsen Resorts and Lodging

Lutsen is spread along Lake Superior and up the hill into the woods including Lutsen Mountains Ski and Summer Recreation Area. You will find historic Lutsen resorts, quiet motels, cabins, condos, vacation homes and lodges; some on Lake Superior, some slopeside, some tucked in the woods [campgrounds, too!]. They are all listed here. Lutsen is perfect for adventurers and relaxers and groups of both
Lutsen Resort on Lake Superior

5700 West Highway 61 | Lutsen, MN 55612

Lake Superior’s Most Romantic & Historic Resort. A favorite for romantic getaways, family vacations, destination weddings and girlfriend getaways.

Choose from a wide variety of Lake Superior lodging options. Our historic Scandinavian designed Lodge offers all the amenities including lodge rooms, a lakeside restaurant, pub, pool, whirlpool, sauna, and game room. Our luxury condominiums and townhomes offer great views, in-room Jacuzzi’s and fireplaces. Stay in one of our classic hand-crafted log cabins or a sea-side Villa right on the shore. Your stay includes a host of complimentary guest activities such as guided sea-kayak tours and hikes, naturalist programs, fly fishing classes, beach campfires, guided snowshoe and cross-country ski tours and much more.

Lutsen Resort on Lake Superior

5700 West Highway 61 | Lutsen, MN 55612

For travelers looking for a peaceful place to relax and escape their busy lives, Lutsen Resort on Lake Superior awaits you. Whether you’re looking for a place to relax, a romantic getaway, a family vacation, or an outdoor adventure, you’ll find the perfect blend of North Wood’s tradition and contemporary amenities at the iconic Lutsen Resort on Lake Superior’s North Shore. You’ll also find four stunning seasons, each with their own character for your Minnesota vacation.

Caribou Highlands at Lutsen Mountains

371 Ski Hill Road | Lutsen, MN 55612

An all-season resort nestled into the Sawtooth Mountains  on the Poplar River just a mile off Lake Superior, offering a unique experience for all interests. The mountain views as enjoyed from our lodge rooms, condos, townhomes and spacious four-bedroom Poplar Ridge log homes are magnificent. And the walking, biking, hiking paths that offer birding and all wildlife watching are endless. Take advantage of our many on-site amenities.

Cascade Lodge on Lake Superior

3719 West Highway 61 | Lutsen, MN 55612

Landmark property providing warm hospitality for nearly 85 years; featuring log cabins, a historic main lodge and motel units. Miles of wild, scenic and accessible Lake Superior shoreline. Completely surrounded by Cascade River State Park, and the nationally recognized Superior Hiking Trail and 60 km of cross country skiing at your door. Excellent restaurant and pub onsite serving hand crafted meals daily. 10 minutes to the quaint village of Grand Marais or the Lutsen Mountains ski area.

We allow pets in all units except our main lodge rooms and we allow up to two pets per unit at a fee of $15 per pet per night.
Solbakken Resort on Superior

4874 West Highway 61 | Lutsen, MN 55612

A quiet, family-run resort on Lake Superior offering you a retreat from the world. From cabins nestled along the shore, fireplace suites in our historic main log lodge, motel rooms overlooking the lake, a lakehome and a beautiful inland lake home, we provide a base for you to experience the northwoods. We offer rentals of canoes, skis and snowshoes, shuttles to hiking and skiing.

PETS (per night)
$10/pet (2 pets max) in cabins and motel only. Unless kenneled, must not be left unattended in unit. Dogs must be leashed on grounds.
Loon Lodge on Lake Superior

6528 Aspenwood Drive | Tofte, MN 55615

Private townhome on 600′ of Lake Superior pebble beach. Sleeps 2-8; pet friendly. Direct access to the Gitchi-Gami bike trail. Only 8 minutes to Lutsen Mountains. Check availability and rates on website.

Cascade Vacation Rentals

5335 West Highway 61 | Lutsen, MN 55612

An eclectic selection of vacation homes on Minnesota’s North Shore, cabins and townhomes from Duluth to the Canadian border including Lake Superior and inland lakes. Large homes and Pet-friendly properties available.
Thomsonite Beach

2920 West Highway 61 | Grand Marais, MN 55604

“Come stay with us, you will love where we live”

Convenient location to start your north shore adventures. View a collection of state parks, hike the Superior Hiking Trail, bike the gravel roads, single track trails, or sections of the Gitchi Gami system, paddle inland or Lake Superior or just relax.  You will find something to enjoy. Varied accommodation styles including kitchen or fireplace suites and lodge style rooms at this cozy north shore gem. All rooms smoke free and sorry, no pets. Visit our unique Thomsonite Gemstone Jewelry shop.

No pets.
Cedarwood Hollow on Lake Superior

3934 Cascade Beach Road | Lutsen, MN 55612

Located halfway between Lutsen and Grand Marais, Cedarwood Hollow sits at the edge of a private cobblestone beach along the boundary of Cascade River State Park. This authentic timber-frame chalet was completely rebuilt in 2017, updating the cabin with modern amenities while retaining the original charm of a bygone era. Offering an abundantly-spacious layout, the great room is home to a wood-burning fireplace, dining table, game table, and picture windows so close to the Big Lake that its waves practically lap at your toes.

Amenities include: expansive kitchen with 48″ pro-style gas range, 1 king and 2 queen bedrooms, 2 full baths with oversize deep soaker tubs and heated floors, an additional half-bath, sleeper sofa in a private corner of the loft, grand wood-burning fireplace, beachside patio, outdoor firepit, and pro-style outdoor gas grill. Sleeps 8-10 guests.

$375-515/night, July and August 7-night minimum, June and holidays 3-night minimum, all other 2-night minimum

Mountain Inn at Lutsen

360 Ski Hill Road | Lutsen, MN 55612

The perfect basecamp for all of your North Shore adventures. This cozy, 29 room, newly remodeled, boutique-style hotel is quickly becoming a favorite with tourists.

Conveniently located at the base of Lutsen Mountains just steps away from hiking (Superior Hiking Trail), biking, cross country and snowmobile trails, skiing, Superior National golf course and more. Meet our friendly “Wise Guides” staff, enjoy an onsite Massage with LutZen Reflections, chill out around our newly added outdoor areas with bonfire pits, hammocks, picnic & BBQ areas and our Ella’s Pantry convenience area which is open 24/7 for guests.

SweetWater Cottage on Lake Superior

4012 Cascade Beach Road | Lutsen, MN 55612

Nestled along a secluded stretch of Lake Superior, far from Highway 61, its idyllic 3-acre setting is only exceeded by its distinctively designed interior and curated decor. SweetWater captures the enchantment of the North Shore and the Scandinavian influence prominent in this region’s past. The open floor plan is ideal for groups of families or friends.

Amenities include: spacious kitchen with expansive island, dishwasher and pro-style gas range, 2 king and 2 queen bedrooms, 2 spa-like baths featuring deep soaker tubs, wood-burning stove, lakeside deck, outdoor firepit, and pro-style outdoor gas grill. Sleeps 8-10 guests.

$395-525/night, July and August 7-night minimum, June and holidays 3-night minimum, all other 2-night minimum
Woodsong on Lake Superior

3824 Cascade Beach Rd | Lutsen, MN 55612

Perched between the edge of Lake Superior and Cascade River State Park’s open forest, WoodSong was completely rebuilt in 2016. From the overall design to the hand-forged ironwork, this inspired cabin was spared no expense in its attention to detail. The most unique aspect might be its historic fish house, located right at water’s edge. One of the few surviving original fish houses, it has been repurposed as an enchanted covered patio — perfect for morning coffee and evening wine.

Amenities include: kitchen with dishwasher, pro-style gas range, 2 queen bedrooms with private en suite baths featuring spa-like deep soaker tubs, deluxe sleeper sofa in the main room, wood-burning fireplace, outdoor patio and firepit, and pro-style outdoor gas grill. Sleeps up to 6 guests.

$275-415/night, July and August 7-night minimum, June and holidays 3-night minimum, all other 2-night minimum

No pets.
Eagle Ridge Resort at Lutsen Mountains

445 Ski Hill Road | Lutsen, MN 55612

Featuring a variety of studio and condominium units, Eagle Ridge Resort is set amidst the peaceful Sawtooth Mountain where guests play by day and relax by night. Each of our units has been designed to complement the natural beauty of the surrounding Superior National Forest. All rooms overlook Moose Mountain and the Poplar River Valley. Eagle Ridge Resort is within walking distance to all Lutsen Mountains amenities and services.

Pet reservations are accepted May - October. To reserve a pet-friendly unit, please call our Front Desk. Unit types include a limited selection of Fireplace Studio, Jacuzzi Studio Elites, and One Bedroom Condos. There is a $30 per reservation charge for one pet, $50 for two pets. No more than two pets can be registered in the same room. Pet reservations require a completed Terms and Conditions. Birds are not allowed.

During the winter season, Eagle Ridge Resort does not allow pets. If a pet is found in a unit, the card on file will be charged a minimum of $200 + tax for the infraction of the policy.
Painted Rock on Lake Superior

3834 Cascade Beach Road | Lutsen, MN 55612

Painted Rock sits perched on a quaint spit of Lake Superior ledge rock at the edge of Cascade River State Park. This original 1930 log cabin has been lovingly restored to celebrate all of its original charm of bygone days while updating it with luxury amenities. The main room is home to a wood-burning fireplace, dining table, game table, and picture windows that bring the Big Lake indoors in all seasons.

Amenities include: kitchen with dishwasher and gas range, 2 queen bedrooms, bath with deep soaker tub and heated floors, deluxe sleeper sofa in the main room, authentic cobblestone fireplace, lakeside deck, and pro-style outdoor gas grill. Sleeps 4-6 guests.

$265-395/night, July and August 7-night minimum, June and holidays 3-night minimum, all other 2-night minimum

Pet-free
White Pine Lake

White Pine Acc | Lutsen, MN 55612

Superior National Forest Campground

Easily reached rustic campground on a beautiful medium sized lake.  It features a boat launch and an accessible fishing pier, as well as some wonderful white pines. No fees charged, 3 back country sites, a boat launch and barrier-free fishing pier.

From Highway 61 in Lutsen, north on the Caribou Trail about 6 miles to the Honeymoon Trail, west 2.5 miles.

For more details, click here.

North Country Cottages

4210 Highway 61 | Lutsen, MN 55612

Formerly Kah Nee Tah Cottages
We offer three rental cottages that are tucked in the woods along the North Shore in Minnesota. The cozy up-north cottages are supplied with chopped firewood, linens, towels, and a beautiful stone fireplace. The cottages are on a beautiful four-acre plot of land surrounded by woods and privacy.

Clara Lake

Clara Public Landing Road | Lutsen, MN 55612

Superior National Forest Campground

Rustic campground on the shore of Clara Lake in a stand of pines.  It is close to other lakes as well, so it is a great campground for a weekend of fishing, or just relaxing near the water. No drinking water; 3 back country sites, a boat launch and barrier-free fishing pier. Details here.

From Highway 61 in Lutsen, north on Caribou Trail about 8 miles, west on Clara Lake Road about 4 miles.

Koeneke Shoredge

4840 West Highway 61 | Lutsen, MN 55612

Four rustic, modern cabins on Caribou Point on Lake Superior; the cabins accommodate two to seven people are open May into October.

Cascade River State Park

3481 West Highway 61 | Lutsen, MN 55612

State Park Campground

40 drive-in sites [no electric], 3 of these are year-round; 4 pull-through sites, 35′ RV length limit, 5 backpack sites from .5 to 1.5 miles from parking, 2 group camps, showers, flush toilets and vault toilets, sell firewood and ice; details here.