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Surfside on Lake Superior

#3 of 4 Hotels in Tofte
Certificate of Excellence
04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Chisholm, Minnesota
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Grand Master suite. Nice and the fireplace and whirlpool was perfect. Great view of the lake and used the exercise room as well. Was impressed with the layout and it is a part of the Bluefin properties. Go for it! Comfortable bed.....

Thank mcdonapa
Reviewed 22 March 2017

We rented a two bedroom end unit. Incredible views, very quiet. Perfect location for day hikes to several stunning parks. Took advantage of the new tennis court. Be careful with the one bedrooms as they are the bottom level and privacy is not so great.

New Brighton, Minnesota
Reviewed 25 January 2017

Another great stay at Surfside. We stayed in #15 and were very happy. The place was clean when we arrived. The townhome has everything you will need for your stay. Enjoyed the fireplace in the morning and the view all the time. The three level townhome fits our family of 6 adults, one baby and the dog very nicely. We...

Thank Cindy6074
Knoxville, Tennessee
Reviewed 19 January 2017

This was the perfect spot for our daughter's wedding, where she was married on the shore of Lake Superior in the snow. The staff at Surfside is the best at fast and friendly service, and was accommodating on every aspect of our stay. There is plenty to do and the resort provides cross country skis, snowshoes and ice skates, all...

Thank MotherOfTheBride0114
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 24 October 2016

We booked one of the King Bed Master Suites for three nights in August. We had an incredibly relaxing time. This is a newer property, and the condition of our room was excellent.The giant jetted tub was the biggest tub we have ever been in, and it was absolute bliss to hang out in the tub drinking wine with the...

Thank Simbet
Reviewed 3 September 2016

Even nicer than Bluefin Bay proper. Living room, dining room, and kitchen all comfortable. Modern appliances and gas fireplaces. Creative architecture makes room for three bedrooms all with balconies overlooking the lake. Responsive and helpful staff. Variety of activities if so inclined. Easy access to Gitche-Gami State Trail for biking and walking just across Hwy 61. Only two critique items:...

Thank Brian M
Reviewed 1 September 2016

We visit Blue Fin Bay every year in the winter time, but this time decided to also stay during the summer. This was our first time staying at Surfside. It was beautiful. Cozy, quiet. It's the perfect place to stay on the North Shore.

Thank Terricat
Reviewed 18 August 2016

My husband and I arrived back home to Illinois a week ago from today and still, we are missing this gem in Minnesota! We stayed for 5 nights for our honeymoon/1 Year anniversary in our Surfside Master Suite 17B. It was the touch of luxury in the midst of tranquility we were looking for, complete with a double jacuzzi and...

Thank Chrissy S
Jamestown, North Dakota
Reviewed 6 August 2016

VERY NICE ROOM 18B master suite We were very happy with the décor & almost every thing about the room, except -- the shower door leaked horribly, it appeared the sill was installed backwards, the water ran down the door & under the 1/2 inch space & all over the bathroom, the lip on the sill appeared to direct the...

Thank sparky157
Reviewed 12 July 2016

We decided to go up to the North Shore for my daughters birthday and needed a 2 bedroom. We booked through the website, and was the room fabulous!!! Views of stunning Lake Superior was outstanding. Large full kitchen with all the amenities, even some free coffee, but bring your own, there is a limited supply and no daily maid service....

Thank thespottedtraveler
BluefinGM, General Manager at Surfside on Lake Superior, responded to this review

Thank you for the feedback! We are pleased that you enjoyed your stay and hope your daughter had a great birthday! We do provide complimentary maid service by request and are happy to re-stock your coffee and any other in-room items during your stay. Hope to see you again!

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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
  • Free Internet
  • Restaurant
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Restaurant
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  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in the heart of the Lutsen/Tofte area, just a three-and-a-half-hour drive from the Twin Cities. Surfside on Lake Superior™ is set against the backdrop of the Sawtooth Mountains, surrounded by Lake Superior and the magnificent Superior National Forest. Surfside combines all the comforts of a luxury vacation on the North Shore, with the rewards and benefits of owning a second home. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Surfside on Lake Superior

Address: Highway 61, Tofte, MN 55615
Region: United States > Minnesota > Tofte
Hotel Class:4 star — Surfside on Lake Superior 4*
Number of rooms: 26
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Rent an entire townhouse (3000 & sleeps 8), the main level plus loft (sleeps 6) or just the lower level suite (sleeps 2 with a jacuzzi).”
  • View from our townhouse
MotherOfTheBride0114, 18 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Be sure to find the trail to lead you to the beach!”
  • Giant tub and comfy chairs in Master Suite
  • Master Suite bed and kitchenette
Simbet, 23 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Can't go wrong: they're all ON the lake.”
F2552GMbrianm, 2 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Ask for end units for quiet seclusion and privacy.”
385chrissys, 17 Aug 2016 | Read review
“end rooms seem to have better views & south side is newer”
sparky157, 5 Aug 2016 | Read review
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