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    Ruttger's Bay Lake Lodge

    25039 Tame Fish Lake Rd, Deerwood, MN 56444-8544
    +1 844-900-0655
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    • Excellent67%
    • Very good28%
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    • Poor3%
    • Terrible2%
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    “kids camp” (6 reviews)
    “outdoor pool” (8 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Business Centre
    Golf Course
    Laundry Service
    Tennis Court
    Self-Serve Laundry
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed yesterday

    We stayed at Ruttgers bay lake lodge for our very first time last weekend in a cabin with a great view of the lake ! And plenty of room for 7 of us. the autumn colors were magnificent! We were so impressed by the hospitality,...More

    Thank cindyk1822017
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    Reviewed 13 September 2017

    This summer, my wife's family (as they have been doing for a decade, I believe) invited us up to their annual trip to Ruttger's Bay Lake Lodge. We stayed 3 nights in the North Bay Condos off of the golf course. I believe our group...More

    Thank Rob W
    Management response:Responded 3 weeks ago

    Wow! You fit a lot of fun into three days. We are happy you had a good time. If you decide to come back, be sure to make time to fish on Bay Lake. There are a lot of bass, northern and pan fish. The...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    The room was wonderful...the bed was very comfortable and the room even had a small screened in porch. The food was delicious and the staff very friendly and helpful. The grounds were easy to navigate and the options for activities extensive.

    Thank cecill849
    Management response:Responded 5 days ago

    Thanks cecill849. You certainly picked a beautiful time to visit. The fall colors were spectacular this year. Hopefully we will see you again next year.

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Stayed one night at Ruttger's Bay Lake Lodge in Deerwood, MN and was impressed from top to bottom! The quaint feel of the rooms to the outstanding hospitality and amazing views and amenities, I am already looking forward to my return.

    Thank FreakinCold5
    Management response:Responded 1 week ago

    Thanks for visiting, FreakinCold5. Hope to see you again for Oktoberfest or next spring!

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    My husband and I, along with another couple, wanted to get away to play golf and see the beautiful colors. We went to Ruttgers Bay Lake Lodge and stayed in their cozy villas along the golf course. We played The Lakes golf course a few...More

    Thank mamamione
    Management response:Responded 1 week ago

    I'm glad you had fun. You picked an absolutely gorgeous time for a golf vacation. Golf Professional Dave Sadlowsky and the golf crew (Mike, Rose, Steve, Mark, et. al) are indeed solid 10s. I'm happy to hear you enjoyed the breakfast buffets, but am sorry...More

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    22 September 2016|
    Response from Chris R | Property representative |
    The Oktoberfest Weekend Package this year is Friday 10/21 - Sunday 10/23. As always, Saturday is the big day with entertainment and food tents, arts and crafts fair, etc. Hope to see you here!
    Brian B
    21 September 2016|
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    Response from Chris R | Property representative |
    We do have some pet friendly cabins. Ask our vacation sales department and they can check availability for you. Thanks for asking.
    8 August 2015|
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    Response from Canniff9 | Reviewed this property |
    For some reason Verizon didn't work well for us and cell coverage but the wifi worked well in the condos.
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    "There are too many options for the type of rooms available plus they have cabins as well. You should..."
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    "Call them and tell them what you want. All locations are handy to the lake, golf, pools, etc."
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    "The family cabins are not "trendy" but offer warm, welcoming places to stay that are one of the..."
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    "Cabin with view of the lake. They have accessibility cabins."
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