"Best North Shore Resort" – Star Tribune

If you’re looking for a peaceful place to savor summer on the Minnesota North Shore, Lutsen Resort on Lake Superior awaits you with historic charm, modern comfort, and the classic resort experience. Take the virtual tour.

Founded in 1885, Lutsen Resort has been named “Best North Shore Resort” by Star Tribune and “Most Romantic Resort” by Minnesota Monthly Magazine.

Lutsen Resort is a favorite for romantic getaways, destination weddings, girlfriend getaways and family vacation packages. For both couples and kids, there is plenty to see and do at the resort and surrounding area. From guided hiking, biking, golf, swimming, kayaking, fishing and live music in the summer, to cross-country skiing, downhill skiing, snowmobiling, snowshoeing, or a relaxing day in our on-site spa, Lutsen Resort is the perfect place for a vacation escape in Northern Minnesota.

We are proud to be family-owned.

Learn more about our relaxing lodging options:


Lutsen Lodge Lutsen Lodge

A North Shore icon with classic Scandinavian style, “The Lodge” offers guests simple rooms located conveniently close to the pool, activities desk, lakeside dining room, pub, and inviting fire lit lounge overlooking the lake.

Sea Villas Sea Villas

Spacious and serene villas just feet from Lake Superior, with breathtaking views, wood-burning fireplaces, and lakeside decks. One- and two-story units available. Sleeps 2 to 8.

Poplar River Condos Poplar River Condos

Luxurious and secluded condos with whirlpools, gas fireplaces, and private decks or patios. One to three bedrooms. Sleeps up to 10.

Cliff House Townhomes Cliff House Townhomes

Roomy and indulgent clifftop townhomes with sweeping Lake Superior beach views. Three bedrooms, three bathrooms, gas fireplaces, decks, and private Jacuzzi rooms. Sleeps up to 9.

Handcrafted Log Cabins Handcrafted Log Cabins

Cozy handcrafted two-bedroom cabins with large decks overlooking Lake Superior. Sleeps 2 to 8.


Wine Spectator Award of Excellence

Best North Shore Resort

Distinctive Lodges