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Reviewed 5 August 2016

I can't say enough about our stay at this place, it was perfect. John and Rose are amazing hosts. It's true, they really make you feel right at home (without being intrusive). The hot breakfast was a great start to our fishing adventures everyday. We enjoyed the best of both worlds, fishing from a motor boat on the big lake...

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Thank Deanna G
Hampshire, Illinois, United States
Reviewed 3 August 2016

This was the 5th year at Cross River Lodge for our extended family vacation and there is no where else we would rather be. The cabins are spotless and comfortable, John and Rose are always so welcoming and the breakfasts are pretty legendary! The only down side is with every passing year it gets more and more difficult to leave!...

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Thank Marge M
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

We just had our 5th stay at Cross River Lodge. As always, the Lodge on the north shore of Gunflint lake did not disappoint. John and Rose are wonderful hosts that treat their guests as old friends. Lena seriously talks about John's breakfast all year long they are so amazing (really, no joke). A few milestones for our trip this...

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Thank AdamGauslow
Duluth, Minnesota
Reviewed 31 July 2016

Whether you walk thru the doors of the lodge for the first time, or for the 100th time - you will feel right at home - EVERY TIME! From the genuine hospitality of the owners, John and Rose (and staff), to the home cooked breakfasts for each guest each morning, they ALWAYS go "above and beyond" to assure your stay...

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Thank BobandMunda
Saint Paul, Minnesota
Reviewed 19 July 2016

great place for relaxing, wonderful owners, accomodations were clean, and awesome, beautiful view of Mother Nature. I would go back again and again. Had a great northwoods appeal to the whole resort. The breakfasts were and added bonus

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Thank dgussie69
Lakeville, Minnesota
Reviewed 11 July 2016

I cannot say enough about John and Rose. They are no longer lodge owners to us but more like family. We very much look forward to seeing them each year. The hospitality, the breakfast and their commitment to making your vacation special are second to none. We stay at Bear Paw and just love it. We are immediately relaxed and...

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Thank NorthHike
McGregor, Iowa
Reviewed 29 June 2016

Party of 6 enjoyed the cabin, wonderful hosts and location. Beautiful location and peace and quiet. Amazing experience. The cabin was clean and beds comfortable. NIce selections of pots and pans. Cooked and grilled evening meal in cabin with no problems. This place has the best made to order breakfast ever and the other guest are so nice and it...

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Thank MidwestMom02
Columbia
Reviewed 27 June 2016

The owner/operators are awesome. The grounds, the cabins are in great condition. Daily breakfast prepared by John & Rose is enough to carry one thru the whole day. . pontoon boat and several fishing boats are available. John & Rose know the history of the area and are great informing you of things to see. This Lodge is 44 miles...

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Thank Dfw0846
Inver Grove Heights
Reviewed 21 June 2016

Another two weeks of relaxing,catching up with family, friends, and by far the best hosts on the trail. John and Rose are so hospitable to all who venture into the lodge, whether they are guests or just travelers passing through. The weather was a little colder this year, with some rain to go along with it. That never put a...

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1Thank JazztheDog
Jordan, Minnesota
Reviewed 18 June 2016 via mobile

Once again, our annual 7 night stay at Cross River Lodge flew by! We leave today full to the brim with great memories to cherish. We are so grateful for this beautiful place tucked away in one of the most beautiful places on earth! John and Rose are truly amazing hosts! Not a single detail is overlooked. The cabins are...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
John and Rose want to welcome you to our wilderness paradise and find some relaxation. We can point you towards whatever it is you are looking to do...or maybe it's a new adventure for your exploration. Sudbury Meteorite Ejecta field very near lodge. No liquor license but BYOB and it is welcome in the lodge. Come sit by our historic fireplace or on our screened porch and relax...We have suites above the lodge and cabins available. We have a "no surprise" pricing policy. Our price plus sales and lodging tax is the price. NO RESORT OR HIDDEN FEES! Hope to see you soon! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cross River Lodge

Address: 196 N Gunflint Lk, Grand Marais, MN 55604-2082 (Formerly Moosehorn Lodge)
Region: United States > Minnesota > Grand Marais
Price Range: $153 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Angler suite is the smallest of the three lodge rooms, it's bed faces out over the lake and is wonderful for couples, quiet and relaxing..”
  • View of sunrise on Gunflint Lake
 of 5 bubbles WalksFar2, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
“The Lodge has the best views. The cabins are larger with many more home like features but there is a TV in the Lodge.”
 of 5 bubbles sharrenw2015, 29 Sep 2016 | Read review
“The lodge rooms don't allow pets, but all the cabins (and the owners) are pet friendly.”
 of 5 bubbles ShirleyD734, 27 Sep 2016 | Read review
“The Lodge suites are on second floor and accessible by stairs.”
 of 5 bubbles Kansastravellor, 17 Sep 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in Wolf Den. We sat drinking our morning coffee on our deck listening to the loons as the sun was rising through the trees.”
 of 5 bubbles loisl614, 23 Aug 2016 | Read review
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