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Oveson's Pelican Lake Resort & Inn

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Henning, Minnesota
Reviewed 4 August 2016

Very comfortable beds in nice clean room. Refrigerator and microwave were appreciated. While the restaurant was not open, and the water slide was out of order, we still enjoyed our stay there. Grandkids had a blast in the pool, which isn't too deep...about 4'6" in the deep end. The continental breakfast had a nice variety. Hard boiled eggs, fruit, cereal...

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sarasota, United States
Reviewed 31 July 2016

Restaurant and water slide not working all summer long. 5 channels on TV lineup not working; 19 are if you want to see cartoons and fox and old movies. Asked the desk clerk upon checkin where the ice machine was on the second floor; he did not know. You are provided two plastic cups in the room. The pool complex...

1Thank Katherine O
Las Vegas, Nevada
Reviewed 4 July 2016

The reason I chose this hotel was the location close to some attractions my wife and I wanted to see. It also advertised a full bar and restaurant which was important to us because our activities would bring us back to the hotel in the evening and Orr doesn't have many restaurants to choose from. When I made the reservation...

1Thank Jim S
Hattiesburg, Mississippi
Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

My husband pre-booked this for a 1 night stay since it is near Voyageurs National Park. It offers a pool with a large slide and restaurant. The place was not a "resort" by any stretch of the imagination. The rooms were pretty basic. The comforter and blanket had what looked like cigarette holes in it. The slide was broke which...

1Thank kgraversen83
Bellingham, Washington
Reviewed 13 June 2016

We overnight at Ovesons twice a year after a long drive or flight inorder to rest and prepare for our trip to Voyageur National Park and to NW Ontario for some great fishing. Then we stop there again on the way home. Ovesons is the most modern quality hotel in the area a ta reasonable price. The Dam is our...

Thank jim m
Okoboji, Iowa
Reviewed 14 September 2015

We have stayed at this facility a number of times over the past 6-7 yrs... and most recently this past weekend. It's a great place to stay, a wonderfully helpful staff, clean modern rooms, great views of the lake...and many activities in the area. Their restaurant was closed for the season, but the bar was still open - which we...

1Thank Mike T
Reviewed 16 August 2015 via mobile

Stayed 2 nights slide was broken for the weekend. Poor continental breakfast , kids were diaponted with the stay. The beds were hard like sleeping on the floor, rooms were clean except for burn holes on the comforter. Staff did not offer any discount for broken slide, that is the only reason we choose the hotel. The hotub was cool...

Thank Bryan S
Indianapolis, Indiana
Reviewed 12 August 2015

I called to make my reservations as their website was down. I spoke to a man and booked two rooms to sleep 7 men. When we arrived a the lodge I was given 1 room with 2 queen beds (ok) and 1 room with 1 king bed (not ok). When I asked what happened and if I could get the...

1Thank Tyler R
Reviewed 9 August 2015 via mobile

We stopped for dinner at the restaurant and was hugely disappointed. The restaurant was staffed by one unfriendly person who was the waitress, bartender and the cook. Many people came in after us, saw the complete lack of service and turned around and left. The quality of the food was marginal at best.

Thank Geoffroy46
Reno, Nevada
Reviewed 31 July 2015

We visited here on a family vacation. The manager was extremely friendly and was working his tail off and still had a smile on his face! The room had a small fridge and microwave, the beds and bedding was a little outdated, but we weren't there to hang out in the room. The free breakfast was very limited, some muffins,...

Thank jb2186

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Family friendly resort located on Pelican Lake in Orr, MN. Amenities include: pool, waterslide, hot tub, sauna, bar, restaurant, boat docking and rentals, fish house rentals, snowmobile rentals, and more. Guide services are available for fishing and hunting. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Oveson's Pelican Lake Resort & Inn

Address: 4675 Highway 53, Orr, MN 55771-8327
Region: United States > Minnesota > Orr
Price Range: $111 - $284 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 49
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“Stay somewhere else.”
jims2014, 3 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on Pelican Lake side”
P1844JRjimm, 12 Jun 2016 | Read review
“The 'lake view' rooms cost a bit more, but are worth it.”
374miket, 13 Sep 2015 | Read review
“I don't know honestly. I called to make my reservation to avoid complications which didn't work and then the staff was rude about it.”
86tylerr, 12 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Take a lakeside room; and make sure it was not a smoking room in previous time.”
93valeriec, 3 Jul 2015 | Read review
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