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Inn on Gitche Gumee

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed in the "cabin room." The room slept 6 and was decorated for the holidays. Everything was very clean and the homemade soap was amazing. The breakfast was great. This was a fun place to stay, we will visit again!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely inn on old Hwy. 61 just after the split. It's got a bit of a European feel to it. Might be a converted motel. We stayed in the Wolves' Den suite. I had no idea it had a small kitchenette in it, as that isn't in the photos. There was the cutest little stove, a microwave, refrigerator, and coffee...

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We love Duluth and the North Shore! This was our first state at the Inn. What a nice spot! Of course it didn't hurt that the November weather was some of the best! We stayed in the Loon's Nest. Our room was very clean, quaint and the bed was very comfortable! Beautiful view! We enjoyed sitting out on the patio...

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Thank Rachael M
Winnipeg, Canada
Reviewed 12 August 2016

We have been coming to the North Shore for 20 years. This cozy little Inn is just what we need as a getaway from our hectic lives. Butch and Julie are the ultimate hosts. Our rooms are always very clean and well stocked. We appreciate the kitchen but also know many fine restaurants in the area. It just doesn't get...

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Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

Great place to come to get away . We have stayed here many times each time in a different room and all the rooms are welcoming and relaxing. There breakfast is to die for and it's cool how they always put a message in the pancakes

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Thank Josh Z
minnesota
Reviewed 18 May 2016

Family trip to north shore stayed at gitchee gumee. It was great. The view was awesome we had a 2nd level cabin looking over the lake.loved the room decor and the room was so cozy and relaxing. trouble with internet and tv but owners helped and then compansated us for trouble. owners are great people.breakfast was so delicious. definitley would...

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Thank cooterdogmn
Reviewed 16 May 2016 via mobile

Treasure on the Northshore a great place to stay! First time but not the last. Julie & Butch are great, very accommodating. Views spectacular & stay delightful. Would advise & recommend to all of any age- it just fits & is comfortable. Thanks for a great stay, see you again soon!!!

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Thank rickedr
Belle Fourche, South Dakota
Reviewed 28 February 2016

We have stayed at the Inn on Gitchee Gumee twice. Each unique suite or cabin is decorated with rustic Lake Superior themes, many items hand-hewn by the owners. Throughout the summer, the grounds are an explosion of color with floral gardens, shrubs, water features, and hummingbirds. The firepit blazes at night where guests can visit or just gaze across the...

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Thank Char37
Ocala, Florida
Reviewed 21 September 2015

This 9 cabin resort is on North Shore Senic Drive. The owners have made the cabins & many of the artistic furnishings out of the timber including the queen size beds. The 2BR, 1BA is $200/night & has everything including Internet, fireplace, & big TV. It has 2 futons & is perfect for families. Breakfast is served whatever time works...

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Thank Bill T
Saint Paul, Minnesota
Reviewed 21 July 2015

If you really want to experience what is so famous about the North Shore of Lake Superior, this has it all. First, the site is removed enough from the Lake that you won't get battered in a storm, but close enough that the shimmering chi of its water bathe you in all seasons. Second, the decor is personal, north woodsy...

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  • Free Parking
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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Additional Information about Inn on Gitche Gumee

Address: 8517 Congdon Blvd, Duluth, MN 55804-2745
Region: United States > Minnesota > Duluth
Number of rooms: 9
Also Known As:
Inn On Gitche Gumee Hotel Duluth
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“second level units have a nice view of the lake.”
 of 5 bubbles RachaelM23, 7 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Explore the website first, then when you call for reservations, ask specific questions to get the best room for your needs.”
  • Dreamcatcher room with hand-hewn bed
  • Fresh garden bouquet in each room
 of 5 bubbles Char37, 28 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Bring food and cook your own meals or go out. Hiking shoes, walking stick and a camera.”
  • View from my front window
 of 5 bubbles 724shelleys, 12 Jan 2015 | Read review
“There are nicer places in the area for the same amount of $$.”
 of 5 bubbles Esteban1968, 10 Sep 2014 | Read review
“Book early!”
 of 5 bubbles ShereenL, 2 Sep 2014 | Read review
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