During your stay at any of these resorts, you’ll be able to have an authentic North Dakota experience complete with an endless expanse of the Wild West, rustic cabins in wooded areas, lake fishing, and tons of other outdoor activities. These resorts perfectly integrate the natural outdoors with world-class amenities to ensure that your stay is memorable.
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Woodland Resort, which is Devils Lake’s only full-service lakeside resort, is situated in a beautiful wooded campground. There are multiple types of lodging options available on the resort and, with its first-class amenities and friendly staff, it is a popular option with locals and visitors alike. You can choose to stay in a modern cabin, a motel room, one of their new suites, or a deluxe lodge unit. Though complimentary Wi-Fi is available in all room types, other amenities such as digital television, full bathroom, kitchenette, dishware, linens, outdoor deck, fireplace, and gas grills may vary from room to room. While there are many activities you can participate in, fishing is the most common thing to do and conveniences such as a bait and tackle store as well as a first-class fish cleaning station are readily available.
1012 Woodland Dr, Devils Lake, ND 58301, Phone: 701-662-5996
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The Grand Lodge is a fun and rustic accommodation that is a part of Rolling Plains Adventures. It’s perfect for a couple or a group of friends – the more the merrier – and includes several private suites with their own bathrooms, while one even has its own jacuzzi. Other features of the lodge include its large bar, deck, commercial kitchen, laundry facilities, dining area, and living area complete with HD television, over 300 channels, and a magnificent surround sound system. While there, be sure to schedule some fun outdoor activities such as hunting and fishing; guests have caught everything from pheasant and waterfowl to deer and coyote during their trip.
Rolling Plains Adventures, 24401 62nd Avenue SE, Sterling, ND 58572, Phone: 701-367-3737
3.Moose Creek Lodge
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Situated in the Rendezvous Region of North Dakota, Moose Creek Lodge is a lovely place to stay that overlooks the scenic Tongue River. There’s so much to see and do all year long, and guests love getting to try out new things in the small town. Even better, you’ll get to see so many animals in addition to moose, such as turkeys, deer, coyotes, elk, and various species of birds. The rooms themselves are cozy and intimate and come with a comfortable bed and linens, fully equipped kitchenette, separate dining area, satellite television, a large outdoor charcoal grill, and access to the year-round spa where you can relax and enjoy the picturesque sunset or stargaze at night.
12104 ND-5, Langdon, ND 58249, Phone: 701-256-5066
4.Lake Metigoshe State Park
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Visitors who are adventuring in Lake Metigoshe State Park will find that there are a number of accommodation options within the park, including a campsite, dormitories, cabins, and yurts. There are three year-round family cabins that are tucked in the woods near Lake McDonald, which come fitted with a kitchen, a well-equipped bathroom, and a gas fireplace. If you want a more natural camping experience, the primitive cabin can be found on the shore of Eramosh Lake, but to get there you must hike, bike, or canoe as there’s no way for motorized vehicles to get across. The Loon Lodge is a great choice for groups as it can sleep four in its two bedrooms and also has a fully equipped kitchen and a private deck.
Lake Metigoshe State Park, 2nd Street E, Bottineau, ND 58318, Phone: 701-263-4651
5.Indian Hills Resort
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Indian Hills Resort can be found on the shores of Lake Sakakawea and has been offering a variety of lodging services to guests for over 30 years. You can choose to camp in a tent on their lovely campgrounds, rent a log camping cabin, park in the RV site, or stay in their fully modern lodging in the resort’s condos or the Arrowhead Lodge. Whether you’re a solo traveler or you’re heading out there with a large group of people, you’ll find the perfect place to stay. Many facilities such as picnic tables and BBQ grill fire pits are available outside individual lodging on the beautifully wooded campground. Their large log cabin also has air conditioning and electricity as well as a small refrigerator, a two-burner hot plate, and a wash basin.
7276 14th NW, Garrison, ND 58540, Phone: 701-743-4122
6.Spirit Lake Casino and Hotel
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Spirit Lake Casino and Hotel is a fun and lively place to stay when you’re adventuring into North Dakota. Their accommodation options vary from RV sites and log cabins to rooms and suites in their extraordinary resort. The resort is a great choice for those who want a rustic getaway but also prefer the luxurious amenities of a hotel. Rooms and suites come in standard and king options and include access to the resort’s sauna, fitness center, and indoor four-story atrium pool area complete with waterslides and a separate children’s swimming pool. There are superb dining options within the casino and hotel for you to indulge in – depending on when you’re there you may be able to catch one of the many concerts or shows hosted there.
7889 ND-57, St Michael, ND 58370, Phone: 701-766-4747
7.Prairie Knights Casino and Resort
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Prairie Knights Casino and Resort is a warm, friendly place to stay. The 200-room resort also includes twelve luxury suites, which the friendly lodge staff will personalize to meet your needs. All rooms are equipped with either two queen or one king-size bed, high-definition television, a mini-safe, microwave, refrigerator, coffee machine, and hairdryer. The place is perfect for families with younger kids, as all resort guests will have access to the Prairie Knights swimming pool complete with 129-foot water slide, a small kids’ splash area, and a resort arcade. Other features include a hot tub, guest laundry, and fitness area.
7932 ND-24, Cannon Ball, ND 58528, Phone: 800-425-8277
8.Sky Dancer Casino and Resort
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The Sky Dancer Casino and Resort provides the environment for the ultimate gaming getaway. There are 194 elegantly furnished guest rooms and suites in the resort. You can choose to stay in a standard room on the lodge side or a standard room or suite on the tower side. Though they may vary in size and decor, each have been meticulously crafted to meet the needs of their guests. The standard rooms include amenities such as two queen or one king bed, flat-screen HDTV, microwave, coffeemaker, and complimentary Wi-Fi. If you choose to upgrade to a suite, additional features may include a separate living area, two televisions within the suite, a luxury shower, a wet bar, and a fireplace.
3965 Sky Dancer Way NE, Belcourt, ND 58316, Phone: 701-244-2400
9.Buffalo Gap Ranch
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Buffalo Gap Ranch allows their guests to get up close and personal with some of the most spectacular scenery in the West. The full-service lodge has a dry campsite for tent camping, camper hookups, and 27 modern rooms that resemble a rustic log cabin but come complete with air conditioning and electricity. The ranch is extraordinary, allowing you to enjoy unadulterated views of the authentic North Dakota countryside. Many activities are offered for guests to partake in during their stay, including reservoir fishing as well as fishing on Camel’s Hump Lake. Hunting can be scheduled at the ranch and popular game includes turkey, pheasant, coyotes, deer, and elk.
3100 Buffalo Gap Rd, Sentinel Butte, ND 58654, Phone: 701-623-4200
10.Lund’s Landing Marina and Lodge
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Lund’s Landing Marina and Lodge is a family-owned accommodation option that has been providing guests with a fun and comfortable place to stay for over 30 years. You can get a genuine North Dakota experience at the lodge – in addition to the cabins, there are also campgrounds for tent camping, RV hookups, and teepee campsites available. The on-site restaurant offers delicious home-style cooking that will fill your stomach and your heart. There are many activities you can partake in while there, such as canoeing, kayaking, hiking, golfing, birdwatching, boating, fishing, or swimming in the sandy beach in Little Egypt. Your host and hostess are more than happy to assist you during your stay so that you have the most memorable vacation.
11350 ND-1804, Ray, ND 58849, Phone: 701-568-3474
10 Best North Dakota Resorts
- Woodland Resort, Photo: Woodland Resort
- Grand Lodge, Photo: Courtesy of THAMRONGPAT - Fotolia.com
- Moose Creek Lodge, Photo: Courtesy of svetlana_cherruty - Fotolia.com
- Lake Metigoshe State Park, Photo: Courtesy of Lena - Fotolia.com
- Indian Hills Resort, Photo: Indian Hills Resort
- Spirit Lake Casino and Hotel, Photo: Spirit Lake Casino and Hotel
- Prairie Knights Casino and Resort, Photo: Prairie Knights Casino and Resort
- Sky Dancer Casino and Resort, Photo: Sky Dancer Casino and Resort
- Buffalo Gap Ranch, Photo: Buffalo Gap Ranch
- Lund’s Landing Marina and Lodge, Photo: Lund’s Landing Marina and Lodge
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