Crow Wing Crest Lodge

Crow Wing Crest Lodge

19 cabin (and two campsite) three-season vacation resort on a lake in the heart of northern Minnesota, 20 minutes from Itasca State Park (origin of the Mississippi River), with historic lodge (built in 1898).  Weekly activities in summer for families (BINGO, kids crafts, singalongs, potluck luau, fishing contest, scavenger hunt, Bead Lady night, sandcastle contest, pool table tournament, Board Game and Movie Night, etc.).

Couples Special:  pick any cabin available [except Retreat Cabin], for $99 night, 3 night minimum.  May, Sept and Oct only.

Group Deals:  $43 night/person for group of 5 or more, as many neighboring cabins as needed for your group.  May, Sept, Oct, only.

On-site holistic spa amenities: 

  • reflexology
  • massage
  • aromatherapy class
  • drum circles
  • lakeside sauna
  • Ionic Detox foot bath
  • ear candling, etc. 

Area Attractions:

  • Scenic By-way Biking Trails (1 mile)
  • Antique Stores (2 miles)
  • Woodtick Theater (2 miles)
  • Folklore Theater (2 miles)
  • Winery (8 miles)
  • 30 restaurants 2 - 25 miles
  • Golf (a dozen courses, 8 - 25 miles)

Check out the website for full details on resort amenities (beach, kayaks, canoes, game rooms, campfire rings, library, snack bar, etc.), photos of cabins and Cabin Availability calendar.

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  • 218-652-3111
  • Email
  • 31159 County 23
    Akeley, Minnesota 56433
    United States


Rates: Camping: $33/night; Cabin: $800 - $2740/week

Owners: Gay Friendly

Your Host(s): Kim and Big John

Clientele: Primarily families, a few G/L couples with kids

Amenities: Sauna, BBQ, Ice, No Smoking in Any Rooms, Environmentally Friendly / Green, Free WiFi, Air Conditioning, Fireplace, Kitchen / Kitchenette, Refrigerator, Microwave, Coffee Maker, Radio/CD player, iPod Port, Hair Dryer, No Pets, Child Friendly, Partial Handicap Access

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