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Welcome to the Best Western® Derby Inn!

Year-round outdoor adventure awaits at this Eagle River, WI hotel, just minutes from the chain of 28 lakes, snowmobiling, hiking, biking and more!

Whether you visit northern Wisconsin in the summer or winter, there's sure to be something for everyone near the Best Western® Derby Inn. Our property sits just feet away from Eagle River, part of Wisconsin's infamous chain of 28 freshwater lakes. In the summer, our guests spend their days swimming, boating, fishing and enjoying other water sports in the area's many lakes and rivers. In the winter, this Eagle River hotel offers easy access to more than 500 miles of groomed snowmobiling trails. The area is also home to scenic golf courses and hiking and biking trails.

Guests staying at this Eagle River, WI hotel are also in a prime location to attend one of the area's many annual festivals, like the Snowmobile Derby, Pond Hockey Tournaments, Cranberry Fest and 4th of July. For more family-friendly fun, be sure to check out the Silver Lake Public Beach and the nearby Northwoods Children's Museum.

If business brings you to the area, you'll appreciate our proximity to state and government offices and other local corporations for sales people. This convenient Eagle River hotel also offers complimentary business services and meeting space for up to 10 people.

Our goal at the non-smoking Best Western® Derby Inn is to make you feel at home. At this renovated, full-service hotel in Eagle River you will find luxuries that include pillowtop mattresses, comfortable and upscale décor, Internet access, cable television with HBO®, an office table with desk chair and an in-room microwave and refrigerator. Guests are invited to indulge in amenities like our daily complimentary breakfast, game room, and indoor heated pool with a hot tub.

To experience our clean, comfortable and convenient accommodations for yourself, contact the friendly staff at the Best Western® Derby Inn today!

Guest Rooms

Popular rooms offered at this hotel.

Hotel Amenities

Because We CareSM

Cleaning Standards

Industry-Leading Cleaning Standards

Modified Breakfast

Breakfast Service & Selections 

Low Rate Guarantee

Low Rate Guarantee

Hotel Policies

Pet Policy
Pets not accepted.
Child Policy
Children 12 And Under Are Free In Room With One Paying Adult In Existing Bedding.


Hotel location and the surrounding area

Nearby Attractions


  • 0.10 mile(s) from Kartway, go carts, bumper boats, miniature golf and horse back riding
  • 0.25 mile(s) from Derby Racetrack, Home of the World's Champion Race
  • 0.25 mile(s) from 28 Chain of Lakes, largest fresh water chain of 28 lakes
  • 1.50 mile(s) from Trees for Tommorrow
  • 1.50 mile(s) from TrackSide Marina, boat and snowmobile rentals and purchase
  • 1.50 mile(s) from Eagle River Bike Trail, new trail from Eagle River to three lakes through beautiful scenary
  • 1.50 mile(s) from Vilas County Courthouse, county seat
  • 1.50 mile(s) from Eagle River Golf Course, 18 holes of golf
  • 2.00 mile(s) from Carl's Wood Art Museum
  • 2.00 mile(s) from Childrens Museum, great actvities for children
  • 2.00 mile(s) from Silver Lake Beach, public beach
  • 7.00 mile(s) from Hawk's Nest Canoe Outfitt, canoe and kayak the Wisconsin River
  • 12.00 mile(s) from Three Lakes Winery, making and purchase of many Northwoods flavor wine


  • 2.00 mile(s) from Riverstone, Full Service, American, Open for: lunch, dinner, Great Food and Service
  • 11.00 mile(s) from White Stag, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: dinner, Great Place for Steaks


  • 23.00 mile(s) from Nicolet Area Technical Company

Nearby Cities

  • 23.00 mile(s) from Rhinelander, WI
  • 23.00 mile(s) from Minocqua, WI
  • 90.00 mile(s) from Wausau, WI


  • 1.00 mile(s) from Eagle River Golf Course, 18 Hole Golf Course
  • 1.25 mile(s) from Silver Lake Public Beach, Public Beach
  • 36.00 mile(s) from Lake of the Torches Casin
  • 25 mile(s) from Paul Bunyan Restaurant, Family Style Serving


  • 1 mile(s) from Eagle River Airport
  • 30. mile(s) from Oneida County Airport