Grand Marais Hotels | Best Western Plus Superior Inn | Hotels in Grand Marais Minnesota


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104 1st Avenue E US Highway 61 E
Grand Marais, Minnesota 55604-3130
United States


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Hotel Overview

Stay at this 100% non-smoking Grand Marais, Minnesota hotel located on Lake Superior near Lutsen Ski Mountain, Boundary Waters Canoe Area and North House Folk School.

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Welcome to the Best Western Plus Superior Inn located in Grand Marais, Minnesota. Guests staying at this Grand Marais hotel will be on Lake Superior with private cobblestone beach and near Cook County North Shore Hospital, the Cook County Airport and the Gunflint Trail.

The Best Western Plus Superior Inn awarded "M.K Guertin" in 2012 the highest honor a Best Western can receive for exceptional service, quality, value and commitment to the brand.

Proudly offer 66 recently renovated, richly-appointed guest rooms complete with 40-inch flat panel televisions, free wireless Internet access, microwave and refrigerator. Guests will wake each morning to a delicious complimentary hot breakfast. This Grand Marais hotel's additional amenities include a choice of whirlpool, fireplace or Renewal Steam Suites with walk in steam shower and picture window with view of Lake Superior.

Pets allowed in Traditional, Beargrease (JB Wing) and corner fireplace rooms. Business travelers will be close to the U.S. Coast Guard, Border Patrol, Cook County Courthouse North Shore Hospital and Forest Service, Gunflint Ranger District office.

The Best Western Plus Superior Inn is close to a variety of summer and winter outdoor activities including Lake Superior for biking, hiking, fishing and boating, downhill skiing and cross country skiing, snowmobile trails. Hotel guests often choose the Best Western Plus Superior Inn when attending the John Beargrease Dog Sled Race, Ham Run Marathon, Fisherman's Picnic, Grand Marais Art Festival, Moose Madness, Unplugged, and sightseeing the fall foliage on nearby scenic byways.

For superior customer service and a convenient location in Grand Marais, make a reservation at this award winning, lakefront Minnesota hotel today.

Enjoy your stay.

Hotel Policies

Pet Policy
Pets allowed based on the availability of pet friendly rooms. Up to 2 dogs per room with a 80 pound weight limit. Additional pet types (cats, birds, etc) may be accepted at the hotel's discretion. Pet rate is $15.00 per day for one pet and $20.00 a day for two pets with a $100 per week maximum.
Very Good
Sleep Quality

Latest Reviews


Traveler Reviews

“5 star service with great views from your balcony”
By Johan_Andice
White Bear Lake, Minnesota on 12-Dec-17

Beautiful updated hotel with great staff providing excellent service!! We’ve been coming here for 21 years and great was the surprise to see all the latest updates. Try the new bistro- the chicken...

“A Wonderful & Relaxing Stay”
By tjalberti
Minnesota on 10-Dec-17

We really enjoyed our two nights staying at the Best Western in Grand Marais this weekend. The hotel is modern and stylish, the rooms comfortable, the bathrooms and showers are extra nice. We spent...

“Great stay,”
By purl1952
Duluth, MN on 07-Dec-17

This is the cleanest, nicest, reasonably priced lodging I have recently had the pleasure to enjoy! We had a corner room with full views of Lake Superior. The hotel has been very tastefully remodeled...

“not a better place to stay on the north shore!”
By jenniferkE5791RU
on 05-Dec-17

Fantastic place with incredible staff, nice rooms, beautiful beach front. The staff are so helpful, genuine, and I guarantee you'll enjoy Melissa, Sean (or Shawn), and Terri as much as we did! Can't...

By Tractor70
Tower, Minnesota on 04-Dec-17

Wonderful room, had the steam shower, hot tub, and fireplace absolute relaxation and that’s what we wanted. The exterior of the hotel was recently renovated and it looks much nicer than I remember...


Hotel Amenities


  • Wireless internet connection in public areas
  • 100% smoke-free hotel
  • Free parking
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Complimentary full breakfast, includes items such as hot eggs, meat, yogurt, fruit, pancakes, cereals, toaster breads, "World's Best Donuts"(seasonal), organic coffee and teas
  • Hot tub, Giant indoor whirlpool
  • Guest laundry, coin operated washer & dryer, nominal fee, hours are 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m., located on the third floor
  • Cold weather hook-ups
  • Fax services
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Cable TV, 40-inch flat panel television in Renewal Steam Suite, Superior Luxury Suite and Grand Rooms
  • Free wireless internet access available in public areas and all guest rooms
  • Business center, two computers with printer in lobby
  • Computer available
  • Photocopy, nominal fee
  • Photocopy machine
  • Dataports
  • Mail services, guests may deposit mail in post box by front desk. Post Office located across street from hotel.
  • Higher rates may apply for holidays/special events
  • Elevator, stairs to access John Beargrease rooms
  • Interior corridor
  • Late check out, if available for an additonal fee -inquire at check in
  • Safe deposit box, at front desk no charge
  • Printer available
  • Sunbathing, Cobblestone beach of Lake Superior is right out our back door
  • Elevator, wheelchair accessible
  • Ice/vending machines, second floor of hotel
  • Walking distance to downtown Grand Marais restaurants, galleries and shops
  • Giant indoor whirlpool
  • Lighted parking
  • Over flow parking lot for trailers, semi's and busses
  • Private cobblestone beach on Lake Superior

Public Space ADA Accessible Features:

  • Accessible parking spaces and signage (car and van)
  • Accessible parking space that is 96-inches wide with an appropriate access aisle
  • An accessible route that allows for approaching and entering the hotel
  • An accessible lobby entrance door
  • Interior routes to public spaces that do not have abrupt level changes
  • Room signage: 60-inches to sign center above finished floor
  • The eating area has self-service shelves and dispensing devices within reach range
  • Public restrooms accessible

Guest Room Communication Assist Features:

  • Closed-caption televisions
  • Visual notification devices for telephones
  • Telephones have volume control
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  • All rooms are lakefront & overlook Lake Superior. Hotel is located on the shore of Lake Superior in downtown Grand Marais.
  • Cable satellite television with HBO®, news and sports channels. new 40-inch flat panel television in all rooms
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Dataports
  • Refrigerator
  • Hairdryer
  • Iron, ironing board
  • Free local calls under 30 minutes
  • Regional Artwork in Grand Rooms and Renewal Steam Suites; commissioned watercolor by Howard Sivertson, abstract rock photography & cobblestone lamps.
  • DVD player available in Corner Fireplace Rooms, Renewal Steam Suites,
  • Bee Kind bath amenities
  • AM/FM radio stereo
  • Balcony available All rooms are lakefront. Most with private balcony; ground floor traditional building rooms have picture window lake view.
  • Renewal Steam Suites with a spacious steam shower, five shower heads, hydrotherapy whirlpool, spa gas fireplace, award winning luxurious décor and more.
  • Microwave
  • AM/FM alarm clock with MP3 Connectivity in all rooms.
  • Superior Luxury Suites feature king bed, corner two person whirlpool and gas fireplace, microfiber bathrobes
  • Air-conditioning
  • Wake-up calls
  • Sofabed available In Grand Rooms with King Beds & in John Beargrease Wing mini-suites.
  • Spa available in New Renewal Steam Suites & Superior Luxury Suites
  • Fireplace available in Renewal Steam Suites, Superior Luxury Suites & Corner Fireplace Rooms
  • All 66 rooms are lakefront & overlook Lake Superior. The Hotel is on the Shore of Lake Superior & has a private cobblestone beach. Most rooms have a private balcony; other have a picture window view of Lake Superior.
  • Desk/work area available
  • Rollaway available, nominal fee
  • Cribs
  • High-speed Internet access, Wi-Fi Internet access in every room. Wireless in all for dataports and connection. Hard wired in some. Analog dial up modem/dataport
  • Alarm Clock with soothing sounds, MP3 connection, AM/FM Radio
  • Microwave, Coffee/Tea maker, mini refrigerator in every room
  • Voice mail
  • Bathrobe available Micro Fiber Robes for guest use in Renewal Steam Suites, Superior Luxury Suites and Corner Fireplace Rooms
  • Bathroom phone available
  • Easy chair, available
  • Lite makeup mirrors in Renewal Steam Suites, Superior Luxury Suite, Grand and Beargrease Rooms

Suites: 12

  • Wheelchair accessible available
  • Raised toilet with grab bars available
  • Safety bar in shower available
  • Walk-in shower available
  • Access ramps

Guest Room Mobility Accessible Features:

  • Accessible doors and doorways (at least 32-inches of clear width passage)
  • Accessible bathrooms and features, including shower/tub
  • Accessible room controls (e.g. HVAC and lighting)
  • Accessible clear floor space
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