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Caribou Highlands Lodge

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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good29%
  • Average16%
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  • Terrible8%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
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2 Star Hotel
Welcome to Caribou Highlands Lodge on Lutsen Mountains, Minnesota's and the Midwest's largest ski destination located at the tallest mountain in the Midwest. Caribou Highlands is Minnesota's favorite ski resort. Our location nestled in amongst the Sawtooth Mountains just one mile inland...
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371 Ski Hill Road, PO Box 99, Lutsen, MN 55612
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed for 6 nights in a Timber townhome during the summer. It had a loft bedroom with a Queen bed and bathroom. The other bedroom was in the basement with 3 beds, which was perfect for our 3 boys (18, 10, 7). They also...More

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Response from John K, General Manager at Caribou Highlands LodgeResponded 6 days ago

Thanks for staying with us and thank you for the great review! It sounds like you soaked in all that the area has to offer. Come again! Until next time!

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Reviewed August 11, 2017 via mobile

Every Summer my cousins and I visit Lutsen and Caribou Highlands has yet to let us down 5 years now. Beautiful location among the northern mountains of Minnesota and fantastic pools (including a hot tub side ping pong table- lovely touch!). The staff are very...More

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Response from JohnKlemme, General Manager at Caribou Highlands LodgeResponded November 10, 2017

Thank you so much for the wonderful review! We look forward to seeing you again soon! John

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our room was in the main lodge and was an adequate room. The staff was fine, but not very friendly or helpful. The restaurant was super slow and not open often. This area is gorgeous and all of the hotels are expensive this time of...More

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Response from johnkX5057IT, General Manager at Caribou Highlands LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for staying with us and thanks for the review! I'm sorry you didn't feel the staff was very friendly and helpful--we certainly try to hire and train our staff to go overboard for our guests. We were on limited, early-season hours until just last...More

Reviewed June 3, 2018 via mobile

We stayed two nights and everything was great. The lodge feels quite old and would some love but the room, beds, staff, food was really nice so we're satisfied with our stay. The surroundings offers lot of things to do.

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Response from JohnKlemme, General Manager at Caribou Highlands LodgeResponded June 4, 2018

The lodge is getting some updates--bedding, exterior paint--and I think you'll like the changes. We look forward to your next trip!

Reviewed May 7, 2018

We stayed at Caribou Highlands in a Superior 3-BR townhouse as a family with adult children/partners. It was perfect! The layout of the townhouse allowed for great communal gathering space and adequate bedrooms and baths. The kitchen was well-stocked with a full size refrigerator/appliances and...More

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Response from JohnKlemme, General Manager at Caribou Highlands LodgeResponded June 4, 2018

Thank you for the feedback! I'm sorry about the shade and the service in Mogul's. We look forward to seeing you again next time!

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Top amenities
Pool
Restaurant
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Meeting Rooms
Conference Facilities
Shuttle Bus Service
Business Centre with Internet Access
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Hot Tub
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$140 - US$300 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$140 - US$300 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Jennifer B
December 13, 2017|
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Response from paul60ii | Reviewed this property |
I've stayed in the condo's and townhomes and they have always been pretty well stocked with kitchen supplies. I always bring condiments (sugar, salt, pepper) and coffee filters just in case. My last stay even had those... More
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Robnyk
January 21, 2017|
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Response from John K | Property representative |
Fairly close. From the Townhomes, Moose Access run is about 20 yards away or less.
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Amy B
November 19, 2016|
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Response from Heidi B | Reviewed this property |
yes, Moguls is attached to the main lodge. it is downstairs.
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