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Shing Wako Resort

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Overview
24713 County Road 3, Merrifield, MN 56465-4496 See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Hotel
Suites
Kitchenette
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Reviewed 20 August 2018

This is a nice resort property with so much potential to be great under a new owner. You could tell from the minute you checked in that ownership was very particular about their property and also about the property of the guests. It contains beautiful...More

1  Thank lmpalm2018
Response from Sue P, Owner at Shing Wako ResortResponded 21 August 2018

Thank you for you review. I enjoyed seeing the fun your families were having playing ball, swimming, boating... I do want to mention the touching of your boats. Had Marty not turned them around for you, and a strong wind came up, they may have...More

Reviewed 3 August 2018

Stayed in a reunion cabin. Plenty of space. Clean. All that you need for a great week. Beach area was shallow and sandy and the kids (teens) loved it. Kayaks, paddleboards and canoes available we of good quality. Rented a pontoon for the week and...More

Thank Mathew P
Response from Sue P, Owner at Shing Wako ResortResponded 4 August 2018

Hi Mathew, Thank you for staying with us! We appreciate such a flattering and detailed review of your stay. Hope to see you and your families again soon! Sue

Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

We were a large family group of 32 people who stayed for the second time here. There are so many wonderful things about Shing Wako Resort such as the very friendly female owner, the close proximity of the cabins to the lake, the nice sandy...More

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Reviewed 16 September 2017

We just returned from another awesome week-long vacation at the lovely Shing Wako Resort. We have been coming here for many years for a relaxing, peaceful vacation with beautiful sunsets. The cabins are very clean and comfortable with nice furnishings and a fully equipped kitchen....More

Thank MFK5213
Response from Sue P, Owner at Shing Wako ResortResponded 18 September 2017

Hi Mary, Thank you for your most complimentary review of our resort! We happily anticipate your return while we are getting your cabin and fishing boat ready; and dropping off a couple of bundles of fire wood by your fire-ring. Thank you again! Sue &...More

Reviewed 27 June 2017

We rented a Handicap cabin that had 3 bedrooms. We were heading to Merrifield to visit family. I did not know what to expect because up in the Brainerd area you will find many places to stay that are run down. Well we hit the...More

Thank jkjohnson55044
Response from Sue P, Owner at Shing Wako ResortResponded 30 June 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write a most complimentary review! We enjoyed meeting your family and look forward to seeing you again!

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About
Description
Shing Wako Resort is a quiet, relaxing family resort on Beautiful Lake Edward. Swim and fish in the lake or relax by your private fire ring. Lake Edward is over 2000 acres in size with sandy shores and clear water, More ideal swimming for big & little kids. Catch walleye, sunfish, crappies, northern pike, small & large mouth bass. Responsible jet skiing allowed. Resort Amenities: Reunions very welcome and popular! We have 18 cottages ranging from two bedroom cabins, one handicap accessible cabin and spacious reunion cottages. All have cable TV and wireless internet. Plus more what you come to a resort for - a large sandy swimming beach with clean, clear spring fed waters. Lots of green space for playing outdoors, playgrounds for big & little kids by the beach, horseshoe pits, volleyball, basketball, carpet-ball, boat & pontoon rentals and complimentary play boats (canoes, kayaks, paddle boats). Wireless high speed internet - Laundry - Beautiful sunsets - Green Cleaning. Our Very Popular Reunion Lodges offer you generous personal space when staying with a group, Sleep Number queen & kings beds, dishwashers, central air conditioning and free washers and dryers inside each unit. Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Beachfront
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Babysitting
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Conference Facilities
Microwave
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
Shuttle Bus Service
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
52
Price range
USD 117 - USD 510 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United States > Minnesota > Merrifield
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
52
Price range
USD 117 - USD 510 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United States > Minnesota > Merrifield
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Traveller (3)
Pool & Beach (15)
Room & Suite (7)
Dining (1)
Family and Play Areas (15)
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Mary Ellen C
23 May 2017|
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Response from Sue P | Property representative |
Hi Mary Ellen, First of all i want to apologize for taking so long to reply! Yes, we have a storm shelter on our resort grounds and posted suggestions of places to find shelter within your cabin.
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Mary Ellen C
23 May 2017|
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Response from Sue P | Property representative |
Hi Mary Ellen, Wifi is included in the cost of your cabin. Sue
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"We can imagine during the season and Minnesota summer it is preferrable to choose a cabin with..."
Buytenlandt
23 Jun. 2014
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