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Coeur d'Alene Lake

Coeur d'Alene, ID
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Gorgeous Lake!

The lake definitely is small, but it is worth at least a half-day to spend time in the water, on a... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Patrick M
Novi, Michigan, United States
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Great Lake. Rent a boat and see the houses

This is a huge lake. It is ringed with amazing houses. If you can rent a boat and go into some of... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
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Fed by waters from three different rivers, this pristine, 30-mile lake offers just about every water sport imaginable.
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  • Very good17%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Coeur d'Alene, ID
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The lake definitely is small, but it is worth at least a half-day to spend time in the water, on a lake. cruise, or just laying out at the beach.

Thank Patrick M
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This is a huge lake. It is ringed with amazing houses. If you can rent a boat and go into some of the inlets to see these huge second homes of the rich and famous.

Thank Travelleraroundthewo
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There are no adjectives to describe the beauty of this lake. It is surrounded by steep hills covered with pine trees. This is a great place to hike, boat, jet ski, parasail, or any other water activity you can think of doing.

Thank DDay1959
Reviewed 1 week ago

the lake is always wonderful to visit; sometimes it can be busy, but I've never had an issue lovely to go for walks or simply just hang out.

Thank Priscilla B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice beaches! Plenty of parking. We brought our bikes and rode the centennial trail along the water's edge. What a wonderful town with shopping and restaurants all close the beach.

Thank portacurlygirl
Reviewed 1 week ago

Taking the 90 minute lake cruise on a gorgeous hot sunny day was a definite highlight. The cruise has a guide who provides commentary about the lake throughout the trip

Thank liz169
Reviewed 1 week ago

Boat takes you on a circular ride around the top of the lake. You get really close to some beautiful homes, a golf course, and 2 resorts. Narrator is informative and humorous.

Thank Debbietrek
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is beautiful. Looks a lot like a Swiss town on a lake. Lots of small shops, eateries and things to see. Recommend the lake dinner cruise, they cook a whole salmon and usually carve a roast beef, all for about $50 per person....More

Thank James M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have traveled to many places but this lake was one of the best. Extremely picturesque even with their recent drought. I stayed at the resort which I highly recommend. I would love to come back and buy a lake house here!

Thank Ryrimom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of the best place we stayed at. Overwhelming lake. No traffic jams, friendly people and nice variety of hotels and restaurants. Lots of recreation, parks and riverwalks.

Thank armboss
Nearby Restaurants
443 reviews
.04 km away
Hudson's Hamburgers
458 reviews
.19 km away
Dockside Restaurant
560 reviews
.07 km away
Seasons of Coeur d'Alene
265 reviews
.29 km away
Nearby Attractions
McEuen Park
177 reviews
.43 km away
The Art Spirit Gallery
24 reviews
.35 km away
Coeur d'Alene Convention & Visitor Bureau
6 reviews
.28 km away
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28 May 2016|
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Response from Brian G | Reviewed this property |
Take the low trail to the west around tubs hill. You will find a beach at the southern most point. This location is nearby downtown CDA.
1 May 2016|
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Response from TeresaT T | Reviewed this property |
Northwest Lake Coeur d'Alene Scenic Cruises. My friend had a Groupon coupon two for one! Depending on the time of year you go, cruises (90 minutes) May through September were at: 12:30 or 2:30. There's a 4:30pm in... More