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River Point Resort & Outfitting Co.

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River Point Resort & Outfitting Co. is located on a magnificent private peninsula on the South Kawishwi River and Birch Lake with direct paddle access to the famous Boundary Waters Canoe Area for canoe trip adventures. Two hours from Duluth, MN and 10 minutes from the quaint town of...
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12007 River Point Road, PO Box 397, Ely, MN 55731
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Reviewed 10 June 2018

My husband and I planned our honeymoon trip over a weekend. We booked a room as well as the honeymoon package. The honeymoon package was 600.00, not including the cost of the villa we stayed in. The villa itself was nice; air conditioner worked great,...More

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Reviewed 16 February 2018

The staff at river point treat you like your family. They always make you feel welcome and they make sure that you have exactly what you need. My dad, my 2 brothers and I have been coming to the BWCA for about 5 years now...More

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Reviewed 29 January 2018

I first saw this outfitter recommended in Eat This, Not That magazine Summer 2016. I'm really glad we booked with them. They are family-run and multifaceted, and much more than just "specialty lodging." Both my sister-in-law and I spoke on the phone several times with...More

Thank Sarah S
Response from Quietriver, Owner at River Point Resort & Outfitting Co.Responded 5 February 2018

Thank you, Sarah for such a positive, lovely review of the experience you had at River Point Resort & Outfitting Co. All of us appreciate your response to the efforts made to insure a successful canoe trip into the magnificent Boundary Waters, and it is...More

Reviewed 3 October 2017

I should have known the moment I turned off of River Point Road that something was different about River Point Outfitting Company. The beautiful wooden sign and long, winding drive set the mood for an experience that would become truly “North Woods”. As my friend...More

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Response from Quietriver, Owner at River Point Resort & Outfitting Co.Responded 5 February 2018

Thank you! so much! All of us at River Point Resort & Outfitting Co. are filled with gratitude for the kind words and reflections you shared of your experience with being a guest and of being out in the wonders of the wilderness of the...More

Reviewed 21 August 2017

My husband and I just returned from a wonderful 5 days at the River Point Resort in Ely. What a lovely property! The grounds are immaculate and the cabins are beautiful and rustic. We stayed in the Log Cabin which is on the very quiet...More

Thank Suzyqdegs
Response from Quietriver, Owner at River Point Resort & Outfitting Co.Responded 6 February 2018

Thank you kindly for your awesome review! River Point's mile long peninsula on Birch Lake and the South Kawishwi River does have a quiet and serene setting within the Superior National Forest. As you discovered, we are all about submersing our guests into the natural...More

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Free Parking
Beachfront
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Free Parking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Self-Serve Laundry
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Microwave
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
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Gumby111
29 August 2015|
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Response from Quietriver | Property representative |
Hi Steve Gumins, This is Jane, owner of River Point. We are most pleased that your group of five persons stayed with us for just the one night, August 22, following your canoe trip into the BWCA. You came with one more... More
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"Log Cabin is quiet and peaceful. There is a fire ring right below the cabin where you can sit and listen to..."
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"I have only stayed in the bunkhouse....I rough it!"
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"This is not a hotel.....it is a resort on a 17 mile long lake where it meets a river...."
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"We had one of the "Chalets". There are quite a few stairs to go up, so it wouldn't be the..."
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