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Stout's Island Lodge

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Reviewed 5 October 2015

Just returned from the largest weeding hosted by the staff of the Stout Island Lodge. The room was very large, comfortable and warm, it met all our needs including a wonderful steam shower! The staff was so accommodating with such a huge group and assisted as much as they could, given the number of people involved in the wedding. It...

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Red Wing
Reviewed 2 October 2015

You can almost feel yourself stepping back into time at this place. Rooms are decorated with a woodsy cozy feel, comfy beds, clean and large. We stayed at Wilson 1 which is a suite, so we had a fridge and microwave...our own private deck overlooking the water. We were there on a business trip, so when my husband was in...

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Thank GlenandLinda2008
Hastings, Minnesota
Reviewed 27 September 2015

My husband and I stayed for 2 nights at one of the cabins (Harry 3) and it was just perfect for us to relax and unwind. Our cabin had a little deck that was just for us and we spent a large part of the first day just relaxing and listening to the leaves rustle. The second day we explored...

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Thank Triny D
Elm Grove, Wisconsin
Reviewed 23 September 2015

From the moment we boarded the ferry to the island until the moment we departed We were in a beautifully refined 100+ year old retreat with natural beauty and the experience of fine dining in a historic setting. Stout's Island Lodge maintains its heritage as a wealthy family retreat but offers amenities for today's vacationers to step back in time...

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1Thank Terry N
Elgin, Illinois
Reviewed 21 September 2015

Room was extremely cozy. Decor was excellent. Bed was super-soft and comfortable. We were able to walk around most of the island and there were lots of great views. Food was varied and good. Beer was excellent. Would recommend.

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1Thank Eric W
St. Paul
Reviewed 15 September 2015 via mobile

Our room was Wilson1. Great views of the lake, a comfortable bed, coffee maker, microwave, coffee maker and a steam slower were included. Continental breakfast was included and the dining room food was excellent, not inexpensive but well prepared. The quiet was very rewarding and we plan to return. Kudos to the gardener, Kelly.

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 15 September 2015

Stout's Island is amazing - beautiful, serene, relaxing, quaint, charming, historic, cozy.... I could go on. The only reason I cannot give Stout's Island an "Excellent" rating is the restaurant. One morning of our visit, they didn't have any hot breakfast to offer (only cold cereal, fruit, toast, etc.). As far as the menu goes, we thought it was very...

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Reviewed 12 September 2015 via mobile

We really enjoyed our stay and the food was great! The Stout's Burger is one of the best I've ever had. The staff is very friendly and helpful. We also really enjoyed the water sports available to use, and luckily discovered the little known game room above the boat house. The lake is a magnificent adventure and the nature trail...

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Thank Britton S
Sioux Falls
Reviewed 12 September 2015

We spent a long weekend at the end of August in order to get away and just relax, and had an amazing time! The landscaping is gorgeous! There are wonderful little places to sit and read or reflect all over the island. The staff was very responsive! Food was delicious. Our amazing room was rustically elegant with a great fireplace...

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Thank dawnww
USA
Reviewed 8 September 2015

Place is absolutely amazing. Nice location and the island has been well maintained. We stayed in Douglas room and it was very big..and seemed recently upgraded. Could not have asked for more. And free access to the kayak, canoe, hydrobike made our stay more fun!! Bonefire at night was nice too. Only thing that stopped me from giving 5 star...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Tennis Court
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Meeting Rooms
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Stout’s Island Lodge sits proudly in the center of Red Cedar Lake – an 1800-acre lake in northeastern Barron County, Wisconsin. There are two island connected by a 100 ft. walking bridge (given to Frank Stout by Andrew Carneige). The two islands have a combined acreage of 18 acres. All lodging is located on the western of the two islands; the East Island has walking trails as well as a small picnic cabin on the northern tip. Red Cedar Lake is known for its water quality, its fishery and for its relative quietude. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Stout's Island Lodge

Address: 2799 27th Street, Birchwood, WI 54817-9242
Region: United States > Wisconsin > Birchwood
Price Range: $199 - $427 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 43
Also Known As:
Stout`s Island Hotel Mikana
Stout Island
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