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.

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 first floor Traditional rooms, Beargrease (JB Wing) and corner fireplace room on first floor. 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 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.
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Sleep Quality

Latest Reviews


Traveler Reviews

“Relaxing and convenient location”
By msuska_12
Minneapolis, Minnesota on 16-Feb-18

This place is the real deal. We loved the location on the lake with the serene beachfront, walk ability to everything in town and snowmobile trailer parking and ride out access to the trails. The...

“Very impressed!”
By Theresa P
Cedar, United States on 16-Feb-18

The remodel is gorgeous! Wish I would have been able to go and enjoy the new large jacuzzi where the pool use to be! We were upgraded to a suite and it was beautiful! I only wish we could have...

“Awesome place with great amenities and views!”
By 213jacobd
Omaha, Nebraska on 12-Feb-18

Overall 5 stars!!! Great place to stay! It is probably one of the best places I’ve stayed at in a while. Great breakfast and the hot tub is very nice and really roomy. The view of Lake Superior from...

“Beautiful Views/Great Service”
By danieljs2018
Providence, United States on 08-Jan-18

This hotel was very clean, the staff were extremely friendly and helpful. They offered free breakfast which consisted of oatmeal, breads/bagels, several types of quiche/fritters, yogurts, and...

By Chrisyallen
North Mankato, Minnesota on 07-Jan-18

It was a great place to stay!! The location is perfect for lake and shopping !! Wake-up and just look out your window so even if it's freezing you see the beauty for you warm room!! We were glad to...


Hotel Amenities


  • Wireless internet connection in public areas
  • 100% smoke-free hotel
  • Free parking
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Complimentary full breakfast, includes items such as eggs bake, potatoes, meat, yogurt, fruit, pancakes, cereals, toaster breads, pastries, milk, juice, organic coffee and teas
  • Cocktail lounge The Cove Lobby Bar and Bistro offers craft beer and wine by the glass or bottle. Open 5pm daily
  • Hot tub, Giant indoor whirlpool
  • Guest laundry, coin operated washer & dryer, nominal fee, hours are 9 a.m. to 10 p.m., located on the first floor
  • Cold weather hook-ups Electric plug ins available
  • 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
  • Spa Large Whirlpool with water feature
  • 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
  • Exercise facility 24 Hour free weights, treadmill, elliptical, fitness balls
  • Weight lifting equipment Yes in Fitness Room - 2017
  • Universal gym Free weights, treadmill, elliptical and fitness balls available for guests use in fitness room - all new in 2017
  • Treadmill Yes in Fitness Room - 2017
  • 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
  • Convenience store/Sundry Sundries, snacks, cold drinks
  • Sunbathing, Cobblestone beach of Lake Superior is right out our back door
  • Air-conditioning
  • Elevator, wheelchair accessible
  • Ice/vending machines, second floor of hotel
  • Gift shop or newsstand clothing, mugs, caps, postcards, stickers
  • Walking distance to downtown Grand Marais restaurants, galleries and shops
  • Giant indoor whirlpool with water feature and seating
  • Lighted parking with some electric plug-in available in the winter
  • 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 in some rooms, 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 Bathrobes in Renewal Steam Suites, Superior Luxury Suites and Corner Fireplace Rooms for guest use during stay.
  • 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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