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Barkers Island Inn

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  • Excellent15%
  • Very good26%
  • Average33%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible12%
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“free breakfast”(12 reviews)
“salad bar”(3 reviews)
“second floor”(9 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
3.0 Star Hotel
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All reviewsfree breakfastsalad barsecond floorpool and hot tubplay cardsshort drive to downtownnice view of the marinadefiantly stay here againthe entire pool areabig poolgreat areamaid serviceolder hotelsan upgradetwin portslake superiorexcellent customer service
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I visited in January for business. This is certainly not a time this property shines. I saw potential but room was a disappointment. I parked out back with the boats. Sidewalk was not clear. Threw the snow i go. Room had a fridge and microwave....More

Thank Randy1409
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Reviewed 23 May 2017

Barkers Island Inn is actually in Wisconsin, but it's only a few miles from Duluth's Canal Park. This hotel sits right near the water, so from some of the windows, you can see the boats that are docked out there....it's absolutely beautiful. Our room was...More

1  Thank Diane W
Management response:Responded 25 May 2017

Thank you for your wonderful review. We are so glad that you enjoyed your stay and are looking forward to your return.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came here for a wedding and this place is okay. This review will cover the stay as a guest and how the place holds as a wedding venue. As a guest in the hotel, service was average. Place is a little outdated, but wouldn’t say...More

Thank Ashley H
Response from shann0n0ls0n, General Manager at Barkers Island InnResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your comments. We do apologize that the decorator was late. They are a third party that would have been hired out by the bride and groom. I did hear that they were suppose to be here at 7am and they arrived just...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I commend the staff of Barkers Island Inn. We are a pretty raucous and raunchy group that go to Superior in the winter, just to do something. We get good service, and have warm, comfortable rooms. The bathrooms are spacious, too. What I like is...More

1  Thank Victor W
Response from shann0n0ls0n, General Manager at Barkers Island InnResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your wonderful review. Barkers Island Inn is a great place to stay and our staff is wonderful. We all love seeing and talking to our guests. We are so glad you like staying with us. We do our best to try and...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Rooms very outdated. Large bathroom but no where to put toiletries. No counter space what so ever! Given only one washrag. The room had a space type heater that would not shut off and blew air and made noise all night. The pool and hot...More

Thank Angelique L
Response from shann0n0ls0n, General Manager at Barkers Island InnResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your comment. I am sorry that you did not enjoy your stay with us. Every weekend in winter all the hotels in the area have hockey teams staying with them and it does get noisy. We try to control the noise as...More

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Amenities
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Pool
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Meeting Rooms
Room Service
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Business Centre with Internet Access
Banquet Room
Conference Facilities
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Hot Tub
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Tennis Court
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Price range
US$101 - US$184 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$101 - US$184 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
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Traveller (22)
Room & Suite (13)
Dining (4)
Pool & Beach (4)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (2)
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Carm442
13 November 2017|
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Response from shann0n0ls0n | Property representative |
We have done some renovations in our lobby, restaurant, lounge, ballroom, and pool area. We have replace furniture in our rooms, have new curtains and bedding.
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Dianne S
6 July 2017|
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Response from shann0n0ls0n | Property representative |
Cab fair from Barkers Island Inn to the Duluth Airport is around $30.00
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Jason M
24 April 2016|
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Response from Barkersislandinn | Property representative |
Thank you for your question. Yes we do have pet friendly rooms and there is a $10 plus tax per night pet fee.
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"If you're romantic, get a room with the whirlpool tub, and mirrored walls."
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"Duluth lights are amazing!!!"
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"The further from the lobby, the quieter."
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"nothing by the pool hallways"
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