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Thunderbird Lodge

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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good27%
  • Average17%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible7%
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“walleye”(7 reviews)
“rainy lake”(15 reviews)
“prime rib”(3 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
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Reviewed 16 September 2017

Upscale rooms at this lakeside resort which emphasizes fishing (walleye, northern pike, bass, and more) and provides all the creature comforts desired. Rooms updated with tasteful decor and great beds and linens. We stayed here twice, before and after our Rainy Lake houseboat adventure, and...More

Thank Barb S
Reviewed 31 August 2017

Thunderbird has a fantastic location with a wonderful scenic ambiance and views from their deck, bar and dining room. This property has been an area icon for decades. My wife and I have fond and special memories there, including the serving staff. The seasoned and...More

Thank CamanoCarl
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

The lodge is 5 minutes from Voyageurs National Park and is located right on the water. The room is clean and comfortable and the staff are very friendly and helpful and go out of their way to make you feel welcome. The area is beautiful...More

Thank Richard K
Reviewed 17 August 2017

My husband and I stayed there for one night. Rooms were nicely remodeled. The staff were 'perfunctory'. I don't recommend the restaurant. Very pricey and the waitress started vacuuming the floors at a little after the 9 o'clock closing time while patrons were still in...More

Thank corwinacres
Reviewed 28 July 2017

My wife and I stayed at Thunder Lodge on June 25 and 26. This trip revolved around fishing Rainy Lake. The lodge does a great job of connecting their customers to the local fishing guides that know the lake well. The lodge also has a...More

Thank Jeff S
Response from TBirdRainyLake, Owner at Thunderbird LodgeResponded 30 July 2017

Hi Jeff, Thank you for your review. We do intend to make improvements each year, and I appreciate your noticing the much needed bathroom remodels. I am so very sorry for your disturbance though. This happens so seldom, that we have not before considered a...More

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Amenities
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Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Beachfront
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Banquet Room
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
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Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette, Accessible rooms
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Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette, Accessible rooms
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"Rooms 201-205 and 301-305 all have lake views. 302 was perfect size for us."
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"There are no elevators for those that can't climb the stairs to the 2nd and 3rd level motel rooms"
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"We stayed in the ground floor with a deck that looked out onto the lake. I would recommend this room if you..."
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"I prefer the lodge rooms near the front desk that have a deck, I think there are two of them"
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