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We had many family members descend on Ruttger’s for a reunion. Being able to stay on cabins as a family allowed each of us to do things at our own pace. With ages from 5 to 92 everyone found the location perfect. Some swam, some...More
Response from Fearless686388, Public Relations Manager at Ruttger's Bay Lake LodgeResponded 21 October 2018
Thank you so much for choosing Ruttger's for your reunion - and for rediscovering us after 45 years! We greatly enjoyed having your lovely family here.
Friendly staff = check
Clean, cozy accommodations = check
Good, hearty meals = check
Tempting desserts = check
Beautiful setting with fall colors = check
Consistent, reliable value = check
This is Ruttgers' 120 anniversary. Still a great place for a getaway. Too cold and...More
Response from Fearless686388, Public Relations Manager at Ruttger's Bay Lake LodgeResponded 17 October 2018
We're sorry the weather wasn't nicer for you. I hope it will be better next time because I'm certain you'll love the golf course and have a ton of fun on the water.
I come here for a 3 day conference every year and I have never stayed at a place where all of the employees are nice and a lot of them are the same ones every year, which tells me they love to work here. They...More
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Response from Fearless686388, Public Relations Manager at Ruttger's Bay Lake LodgeResponded 5 October 2018
Your kind words warm our hearts. We are truly blessed to have a team that loves to go above and beyond for our guests. Having a group of great people like you makes it pretty easy to be friendly. See you next time.
Played golf on the championship golf course. New name is Jack's 18. We have played there on and off for the last 20 years. We always enjoy the course and it was in good shape at the end of Sept. the staff in the pro...More
Response from Fearless686388, Public Relations Manager at Ruttger's Bay Lake LodgeResponded 4 October 2018
Thanks for the kind words. We are glad you had a good time and hope you hit 'em well. See you next time.
My wife and I stayed in the Bay Lake Villas with a golf and meal package. The Villa was an amazing one bedroom condo type villa with a Jacuzzi bath (did not use), large shower, complete kitchen, living room with large flat screen TV and...More
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Response from Fearless686388, Public Relations Manager at Ruttger's Bay Lake LodgeResponded 17 September 2018
We are thrilled that you had a relaxing stay and hope to see you again soon.
Located on the quiet side of the Brainerd Lakes area, this family-run resort is the oldest continually owned family resort in the state of Minnesota. The Ruttger family has been welcoming guests to the shores of Bay …MoreLake for 120 years. The property is open between April and November. Less
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