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

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.

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.

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.

Painted Rock on Lake Superior

3834 Cascade Beach Road | Lutsen, MN 55612

Painted Rock sits perched on a quaint spit of ledge rock, halfway between Lutsen and Grand Marais, on the edge of Cascade River State Park.  This original 1930 log cabin has been lovingly restored to celebrate all its original charm of bygone days, and updated 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.  

Kitchen w/ dishwasher and gas range, 2 bedrooms w/ queen beds, bathroom w/ deep soaker tub and heated floors, and deluxe sleeper sofa in main room.

$235-335/night, Summer 7-night minimum, all other 2-night minimum 

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.
Lutsen Solitude

Lodge Lane | Lutsen, MN 55612

Lutsen’s cutest vacation home in a prime recreation area.  Charming, comfortably furnished 3-bedroom, 2-bath home, sleeps from 2 to 8 guests.  Lutsen Mountain’s ski hills, mountain biking trails and Alpine Slide, Superior Hiking Trail, Gitchi Gami trail, Superior National Golf Course, North Shore winery, cross-country and snowmobile trails and Lake Superior are all within a mile.

Set in Superior National Forest with no buildings behind it to block the view.  Every east facing window has a view of Lake Superior.  The covered deck is ideal for watching the sun come up over the lake with morning coffee and the beautiful 3-season porch lets you enjoy the evenings bug free!  Our fire ring is perfect for s’mores and stargazing, night skies are spectacular here.  It’s the ideal vacation home for families and friends.  Close to everything you love about the north shore but away from the busy resorts.  Come make some “up north” memories at Lutsen Solitude.

Thomsonite Beach

2920 West Highway 61 | Grand Marais, MN 55604

“So close you can feel the spray, so comfortable you feel at home”

Become familiar with Lake Superior’s many changing faces! Enjoy a bonfire or stroll on our naturally landscaped grounds and ledge rock shoreline. Ten comfortable, smoke free, AAA 3-diamond rated accommodations. Sorry no pets. Stay with us or stop by and visit our Thomsonite jewelry shop and museum.

Woodsong on Lake Superior

3824 Cascade Beach Rd | Lutsen, MN 55612

WoodSong sits perfectly nestled right on the shore of Lake Superior, as well as the edge of Cascade River State Park.  This charming cabin is in the process of being completely renovated, using an attention to detail and abundance of creative design that is intended to capture the essence of Northwood’s magic.  The main room has a wood burning fireplace, with views into the woods of Cascade Park as well as the endless water horizon of Lake Superior.  But maybe the most unique part of WoodSong is its historic fish house, right down on the shore at water’s edge.  One of the few surviving original fish houses of that bygone era, the WoodSong Fish House has been re-purposed as an enchanted covered patio – just beckoning guests to share a cup of coffee or glass of wine!

Kitchen w/ dishwasher, pro-style gas range, 2 bedrooms with queen beds – each having private spa-style private bath with deep soaker tub.

$325-385/night, Summer 7-night minimum, all other 2-night minimum

No pets.
Cedarwood Hollow on Lake Superior

3934 Cascade Beach Road | Lutsen, MN 55612

Cedarwood Hollow is nestled right on the edge of a private cobblestone beach on Lake Superior on a quiet stretch of Cascade Beach Road – halfway between Lutsen and Grand Marais – and adjoins the boundary of the abundant Cascade River State Park, which is full of extensive trails stretching into the Sawtooth Mountains.  This authentic timber-frame chalet was completely renovated in early 2017 to retain all of its original charm, while updated with luxurious modern amenities.  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 it’s waves practically lap at your toes.

Expansive kitchen w/ 48” pro-style gas range, 3 private bedrooms + additional sleeper-sofa, 2.5 bathrooms.

$345-445/night, Summer 7-night minimum, all other 2-night minimum

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.
Solbakken Resort on Superior

4874 west Highway 61 | Lutsen, MN 55616

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.
Mountain Inn at Lutsen

360 Ski Hill Road | Lutsen, MN 55612

A friendly hotel-style Inn, offering clean and convenient accommodations and super friendly staff. Located right at the base of Lutsen Mountains, where just a short walk puts you skiing down Bridge Run! Now featuring two newly remodeled massage studios on site.

Loon Lodge on Lake Superior

6528 Aspenwood Drive | Tofte, MN 55615

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.
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.

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.

Freedom Forest

4210 Highway 61 | Lutsen, MN 55612

We offer three AirBnB rental cottages that are tucked in a land of 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 Lake 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.

White Pine Lake

Honeymoon Trail | 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.