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Ruttger's Bay Lake Lodge

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“kids camp”(6 reviews)
“outdoor pool”(8 reviews)
“young grandkids”(2 reviews)
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Breakfast Buffet
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Reviewed 22 October 2017

First experience at Ruttgers during their Oktoberfest. LOTS of vendor shops, great food and beer stands and a tents with lively reman music and costumes. Even though the weather was slightly misty, the place was packed with people having a great time. No admission to...More

Thank WinterTexanfromMN
Management response:Responded 24 October 2017

Thanks WinterTexanfromMN. We are thrilled that you enjoyed yourself at Oktoberfest. It's quite a party. No doubt about it. See you next year!

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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 29 September 2017

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 20 October 2017

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
Reviewed 14 October 2017

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 16 October 2017

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 7 October 2017

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 9 October 2017

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

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Free Parking
Restaurant
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Banquet Room
Conference Facilities
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Babysitting
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Spa
Hot Tub
Golf Course
Tennis Court
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$89 - US$194 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$89 - US$194 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Sailingqueen2014
22 September 2016|
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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!
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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.
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ShellyKing
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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