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Canoe Bay is 300 very private acres of beautiful hardwood forest and three spring-fed, glacially carved lakes—perfect for everything from romantic holidays to wilderness getaways. Comprising just 26 guest accommodations in some 18 buildings, each room and cottage is designed for just two adults, offering unsurpassed comfort and relaxation.
Standard features in each accommodation (except ESCAPE) are a king bed, fireplace, private deck, two-person whirlpool tub, iPod dock, flatscreen TV with DVD player, and mini-fridge. Cottages feature more living space and a wet bar including Keurig coffee maker, plus—in some cottages—special options like heated bathroom floors, carport, steam shower, private sauna, even an elliptical trainer. Add in the incredible lake views...and let the magic happen.
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For basic questions or info, please call 715.924.4594 x3. If you want an opinion on which accommodation is best for you, just email email@example.com for our on-line concierge and you'll receive answers straight and to the point. Expect strong opinions but plenty of help. The Concierge knows all BUT is at Canoe Bay and does sleep...this is not one of those outsourced, overseas deals.
Now about Kids...
and other Policies
Continental Room Service Breakfast is FREE
No Tipping? No Water? Free.
Adults are people too and deserve a place of their own, so
no children at Canoe Bay. Also no pets, sorry. And no smoking—that's actually state law. Rates are per night, not including 5½% sales tax. A 50% deposit (minimum 1 night) is collected when you reserve, and the cancellation policy is 3 weeks. With more than 3 weeks' notice of cancellation, your deposit is refunded, less a $50 admin fee. If you must cancel short-term, we'll carry your deposit forward to new dates. Check-in time is 3p (Central), Check-out is 11a.
In lieu of gratuities, a 20% food & beverage service charge (on all meals) is added to your final invoice. And that's it for any additional charges. Canoe Bay's policy is "no tipping." And as for Resort Fees: life is tough enough so there are none. Even our bottled drinking water is free. (Don't you hate that $6 "courtesy" bottle of water in hotel rooms?)
Four Cozy Rooms — $250 and $415 / night
Gi-normous Library, with loft! + Fitness Center
Cozy (300 sq.ft.) with all the standard features (see above) Fireplace Rooms: [There is also one Fireplace Room at The Inn]
Std. features (see above) Deluxe Rooms: plus direct lake view, sitting area (410 sq.ft.)
Incredible for LIBRARY everyone to visit, with thousands of hardcover books, the latest magazines, big DVD movie collection, giant stone fireplace, coffee service all day, and out back: a peaceful patio AND quiet lakeside deck. Bliss!
INSIDER NOTE: The Library's loft has awesome views and cool privacy...check it out.
Heavenly Suite – $550 / night
Can't get any closer to the lake without getting wet!
Stunning lake views—deck is Heavenly Suite: right above the water. Spacious living room with fireplace, wet bar; and another fireplace in the lake-view bedroom! (600 sq.ft.)
You'll also find our Dining Room at The Inn, the go-to place for dinners.
For breakfast and lunch, you don't have to go anywhere—we deliver them to you!
–This unique unit rates its very own website–
Cozy, stand-alone cottage (400 sq.ft.) on hilltop
Private valley views plus long view of lake
Vaulted ceilings, hardwood floors, wet bar & fireplace
Large screened porch for lounging or sleeping
Romantic Bedroom with
Master Bath featuring walk-in shower, separate toilet room and heated floor. (No Whirlpool Tub)
Note: Stove is for presentation purposes only and is not connected
More info about ESCAPE
Prairie and Lake Views: $440 / night
Duplex cottage, each private side has a stone fireplace with line-of-sight to the whirlpool tub, beautiful cedar interior, hardwood floors, and a wet bar. (480 sq.ft.)
Direct view of the lake through the prairie restoration; private deck.
Delightful lake views: $480 / night
Duplex cottage, each private side has large stone fireplace with line-of-sight to the whirlpool tub, and a wet bar.
Generous living space (625 sq. ft.), hardwood flooring
Very sunny deck—great viewpoint for wildlife
Two-person tile shower, carport
Aptly named! $480 / night
Duplex cottage, each private side has large stone fireplace, wet bar
Whirlpool in the bath, along with two-person glass block shower, separate toilet room
Lofty views of the lake and prairie
Great space (590 sq. ft.) with partial shade, lake view deck
Privacy to the
Nth degree : $550/night
Very roomy, stand alone cottages (730 sq. ft.+)...all
just for you
Direct lake views, hardwood floors, large decks, wet bars
Luxury bathrooms: whirlpool tub*; two-person shower, large vanity
Optional features: carport, heated bathroom floors, steam shower
* whirlpool may be in bathroom, or with line-of-sight to fireplace
Loaded with features: $650/night
The stand-alone cottage with
the closest lake views
3-room floor plan (850 sq. ft.):
living room, bedroom, & spa room
Lake view from living room AND spa room
Stone fireplaces: in living room AND in bedroom
Whirlpool tub, Finnish sauna, 2-person steam shower, AND elliptical trainer
Big deck, wet bar, carport
Walking tour of Lakeside Cottage on youtube by a honeymoon guest
Designed by a FLLW protégé: $700/night
Unique, atop a hill at the end of a private drive
900 sq. ft. of unforgettable architecture, massive 14’ high stone fireplace, clear-cedar interior, oak hardwood floor, fine appointments, and cathedral ceiling with clerestory windows
“Wet room” tile shower with rainforest showerhead, plus whirlpool
Cantilevered private deck, plus wet bar, carport
Designed by Frank Lloyd Wright protégé John Rattenbury
Great views and architecture: $695/night
Dramatic and roomy (~1150 sq. ft.)
Great deck among the treetops
Impressive stone fireplace; two-person whirlpool; two-headed shower!
Big bathroom with double granite vanity, heated bathroom floor, separate lavatory
Wet bar, carport, stereo system with built-in speakers, personal email kiosk
Available options: steam shower; lake view from whirlpool; 2 fireplaces; 2 decks; 2-story living
Everything, plus the kitchen sink: $725/night
Every upgrade plus a personal spa, and two private decks
1,300 sq. ft. of Prairie-style living, 2 stone fireplaces,wet bar even an extra bathroom
Personal spa includes two-person whirlpool with lake view,Finnish sauna, and two-person steam shower
Spacious study with a personal email kiosk/PC and a hard-wired phone
Breathtaking. And specially priced at $999/night
Amazing in every way
Architecturally stunning and enormously comfortable.
Sweeping views of a private nature reserve and glacially-carved lake
Getaway of a lifetime, with 2,000 sq. ft. of interior living space AND a 1,500 sq. ft. wraparound deck accessed from each room by French doors.
Vaulted ceilings and a 50’-long expanse of windows
Prairie-style dining area,beautiful living room centered on a massive Chilton Limestone fireplace,oversize TV with theater sound system.
Romantic Master Bedroom with fireplace, cozy window seat, and hidden sound system.
Master Bath features two-person tiled steam shower, Finnish sauna with a lake view, oversized Jacuzzi tub, and fireplace.
Architect of Record: Mr. John Rattenbury/Taliesin, Scottsdale, AZ protégé of Frank Lloyd Wright and namesake of Canoe Bay's Rattenbury Cottage.