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Duluth, Minnesota
Reviewed 20 October 2016

My family has been visiting Tip Top, every summer, for 30 years. The beach is UNBEATABLE and the fishing is always on point. The cabins are rustic, the location is secluded, and the staff is beyond friendly. There is no other place I'd rather be!

Thank Rachel M
Reviewed 6 July 2016

What a gem. I found Tip Top online and after a few emails back and forth, I had made my reservations. The price was more than I had intended to spend, but it turns out you DO get what you pay for. The family that owns this resort has been managing it for 50+ years. Our cabin was excellent!! Clean,...

1Thank Gary L
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 25 July 2015 via mobile

This is a great little spot. All cabins are either on Whitefish or Clamshell Lake. The cabins are clean and well-maintained. The beach is also really clean! The resort provides some beach chairs, so it's a great spot to just sit and relax. I really appreciated the resort delivering a newspaper to your cabin each day too! Bring your own...

Thank FrozenFeet
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 8 September 2013

We stayed at Tip Top during the off-season (weekend after labor day) on short notice (reserved a little less than a month in advance) and stayed in cabin #9, which judging by most the cabins is probably the most reasonable and no frills of their cabins (no fireplace, more worn in/out and dated decor inside. We were bringing a fishing...

1Thank AaronTC05
Litchfield, Minnesota
Reviewed 24 September 2012

We had a lovely early fall getaway here with another couple. Our cabin had 3 bedrooms, tho' we only needed two. The bedrooms were good sized for a cabin and the beds were comfortable. Our cabin (#4) overlooked a gorgeous beach on Lower Whitefish Lake. The owner gave us great restaurant recommendations. We ate at Bites one night and I...

3Thank calgalinmn1956
Rochester, Minnesota
Reviewed 31 January 2012

We have stayed at the Tip Top every summer for the last 10 years. The beach rivals anything in Hawaii. The cabins are clean (the remodels one are really nice). If you are looking for a Lake Wobegon experience with fishing, swimming, boating and everything that Northern Minnesota has to offer, the Tip Top is a old fashion vacation experience...

1Thank crwalla

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Tip Top Resort is geared toward families. We are situated on a peninsula with all cabins facing a lake, either Whitefish or Clamshell. Our beach runs the full length of the resort on Whitefish, and we have plenty of docking space available on Clamshell. We have one 2-bdrm cabin and ten 3-bdrm cabins available for rent from May 1st to Oct. 1St. ... more   less 

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Address: 7911 Ruttger Rd, Pequot Lakes, MN 56472-2468
Region: United States > Minnesota > Pequot Lakes
Number of rooms: 11
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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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