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Barkers Island Inn

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  • Excellent15%
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  • Average33%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible12%
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“free breakfast”(12 reviews)
“salad bar”(3 reviews)
“second floor”(9 reviews)
Free Wifi
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Breakfast included
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3.0 Star Hotel
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All reviewsfree breakfastsalad barsecond floorpool and hot tubplay cardsshort drive to downtownnice view of the marinadefiantly stay here againthe entire pool areabig poolgreat areaolder hotelsan upgradetwin portslake superiorexcellent customer servicebed was very comfortable
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Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

This is a great retro type place. The restaurant has excellent food and you can dine indoors our out. The cost of drinks and dinners are reasonable and the wait staff is efficient and pleasant. The front desk staff are all helpful and well trained....More

Thank BadgerRay
Response from shann0n0ls0n, General Manager at Barkers Island InnResponded 16 September 2017

Thank you for your kind review and recommending us. This is a wonderful place and we are so glad you enjoyed your stay. Though we are only a block off the highway, it seems like you are out of the city. It is quiet and...More

Reviewed 7 September 2017

The room was nothing special but at night the lights of Duluth are lovely. There is a nice walking path along the bay for an after dinner walk or early morning stroll. The room was clean and the staff was friendly and helpful. I would...More

Thank Marla20102013
Response from shann0n0ls0n, General Manager at Barkers Island InnResponded 13 September 2017

Thank you so much for your review. Yes!!!! the views are breathtaking and if you happen to be here when a ship is going by it is truly amazing to watch and to wave to the crew. Thank you for staying with us and we...More

Reviewed 21 July 2017

We were in a handicap room so everything was lowered, (Both being taller people...was a slight problem) Rooms are very dated, we had a loud side of the hotel so not much sleep, that I blame on the other guests but thin walls as well....More

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Response from shann0n0ls0n, General Manager at Barkers Island InnResponded 25 July 2017

Thank you for your review. I apologize that you were in a handicapped room. I am not sure if you informed the desk you would like a different room. If we would have had a different room available to move you to we would have...More

Reviewed 5 July 2017

This weekend, I stayed at Barkers Island Inn for the 3rd time, my first with my family and children. It is a fine hotel. The kids had a blast in the pool, which we spent a great many hours. While the walls might be a...More

1  Thank Rob W
Management response:Responded 6 July 2017

Thank you so much for your wonderful review. Barkers Island Inn is a great place to stay and affordable. With Barkers Waterfront Grille Restaurant and Lounge it makes your stay so convenient and the food is wonderful. The water and walking areas are so nice...More

Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

We stayed here for 1 night while celebrating at a graduation party. Room was large, bed was very comfortable and was clean. We noticed an issue with our sink and mentioned at checkout and they surprised us by taking 10% off our bill. All of...More

Thank habioja
Management response:Responded 13 June 2017

Thank you for your very nice review. We are so glad that you enjoyed your stay. We have been doing many exciting renovations. We are located in such a beautiful area that is quiet and relaxing. Guests do receive a 10% discount in our restaurant/lounge...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Meeting Rooms
Room Service
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Business Centre with Internet Access
Banquet Room
Conference Facilities
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Hot Tub
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Tennis Court
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Price range
USD 100 - USD 184 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
USD 100 - USD 184 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
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Carm442
14 November 2017|
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Response from shann0n0ls0n | Property representative |
We have done some renovations in our lobby, restaurant, lounge, ballroom, and pool area. We have replace furniture in our rooms, have new curtains and bedding.
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Dianne S
7 July 2017|
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Response from shann0n0ls0n | Property representative |
Cab fair from Barkers Island Inn to the Duluth Airport is around $30.00
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Jason M
25 April 2016|
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Response from Barkersislandinn | Property representative |
Thank you for your question. Yes we do have pet friendly rooms and there is a $10 plus tax per night pet fee.
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"If you're romantic, get a room with the whirlpool tub, and mirrored walls."
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"Duluth lights are amazing!!!"
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"The further from the lobby, the quieter."
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"nothing by the pool hallways"
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