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Thunder Bay Resort

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Overview
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“gourmet dinner”(21 reviews)
“carriage ride”(36 reviews)
“elk viewing”(70 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
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Bar/Lounge
2 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Always wanted to golf here and do the elk viewing dinner... unfortunately the dinner was cancelled - the golf was ok- not the scenic course I had hoped for. Staff was friendly and helpful. Accommodations need updating.

Thank luvtotravelandgolf
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Spent a week at a chalet at the Thunder Bay Resort. Chalet was on the 16th green, nestled in the trees, very peaceful and quiet. The chalet slept 10 people, we had eight and were very comfortable. We had come for a reunion so didn’t...More

Thank bwilt
Response from tbrelkview, Guest Relations Manager at Thunder Bay ResortResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for being a continued customer! We look forward to hosting you again. The Riverside Chalet is separate from our other accommodations. This cabin sleeps up to 10 with unlimited golf (cart optional) and rents from $895 per week. Unlimited golf for additional guests...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had no idea we were in for such a fabulous treat with the tour we were on. The brochure said we'd take a carriage ride and see elk before we were served a five-course meal in a rustic log cabin. WOW! We saw a...More

Thank Jan P
Response from tbrelkview, Guest Relations Manager at Thunder Bay ResortResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for staying with us and for the excellent review! We provide elk viewing tours from mid May through March with each season bringing a new experience. With not all guests being interested in golf, get a group of your friends together for a...More

Reviewed 5 June 2018

We had a one stay in the resort in a regular room with two queen beds in the condominiums. The room was fine and the beds were pretty comfy. The pillows were to thick and hard though. The room was quite and the scenery beautiful....More

Thank tmorrison
Response from tbrelkview, Guest Relations Manager at Thunder Bay ResortResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the excellent review! Sorry the pillows weren't to your liking, unfortunately guests have a wide variety for what they are looking for in pillows and mattresses. Also being in northern Michigan mosquito's are especially pesky in the spring however we do have...More

Reviewed 30 May 2018

Rented the 2 bed room 2 bath villa for golf this past memorial weekend. Villa was clean but needing updating. Old furniture and a recliner that had better days. Mattresses were hard and passed their 8 year warranty. Very buggy everywhere, you will need good...More

Thank shejac1
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Wheelchair access
Non-Smoking Hotel
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Microwave
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Golf course
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Price range
US$112 - US$327 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$112 - US$327 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Dining (20)
Room & Suite (20)
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Rhonda B
26 July 2018|
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Response from Carl V | Reviewed this property |
I believe there is some cover on the carriers but i don;\'t know if they can be completely enclosed. I believe you need to call the resort to make certain.
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Luci4Love
23 May 2018|
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Response from Renee H | Reviewed this property |
Thunder Bay Resort asked when making reservations if there were anybody in our party with food allergies, but nothing about vegans. Sorry I couldn’t be more help. I would suggest calling them to find out.
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ehagenbaugh
16 July 2017|
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Response from tbrelkview | Property representative |
Yes, we do, our Murder Mystery Weekends start on Friday night and end with a breakfast on Sunday morning, so it is a weekend long event. We have one in August on the 18th-20th and two in November. Prices vary depending on... More
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"We had a suite & it would sleep 7.....if the couch opened up it would sleep 8.......clean & very..."
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"We did not stay at there lodging. We were there for the Elk Viewing Event only."
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"Dress warm, when we went it was early January and extremely cold on the wagon ride but worth it."
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"Some rooms are open right out to golf course"
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