Island View Resort

Individual cabins on 50 acres of land overlooking beautiful Lake Superior with all the fresh air and open space you want.

  • No Cleaning Fees
  • No Vacation Rental Fees
  • No Resort Maintenance Fees
  • No Deposits

“same policies as my Grandparent’s used over 80 years ago when they started building the cabins”

overlooking lake superior

Island view Resort has an assortment of 11 quaint, cozy cabins with a spectacular view of Lake Superior

  • Islandview Resort has been our family business for over 85 years. About 90% of our guests return almost every year because of the cleanliness of our cabins, our fair prices, location to Lake Superior and surrounding attractions, and our family atmosphere.
  • We are located overlooking Knife Island and Lake Superior and 2 blocks from a beautiful marina and a sand/agate beach. Our guests swim and hunt for agates all summer long.
  • If you are looking for a beautiful morning and a peaceful evening with your loved ones then Island View Resort is the destination for you!
  • Each cabin has a unique feature and cabin #1, #5, #6, and #9 allow registered pets.
  • Our priority at Island View Resort is your satisfaction while staying with us. If you have any questions or concerns regarding your stay with us please call. We are always open to answering questions as well as hearing about your wonderful stay with us.
  • We are located in Knife River, MN and overlook Lake Superior.
  • We are OPEN all winter! 

Area attractions

Gooseberry Falls is a pleasant 20 minute drive up the North Shore on scenic highway 61.
Split Rock Lighthouse is a Minnesota state park on the north shore of Lake Superior and is a brief 26 mile drive from Island….
Begin and end your Minnesota Boundary Waters vacation at Isalnd View Resort, located south of the town of Ely….

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customer testimonials

My daughter & I thoroughly enjoyed staying here again we love the area & appreciate the laid back feeling the cabins have to offer! Everything was very nice & it felt like home!

- Vicki Olthoff.

Family bonding

Had an amazing time at the resort this weekend! I will definitely be back. You were very accommodating. The cabins were beautiful with a spectacular view! I will be back to cabin 3! Saturday morning I was up early enough to see the sunrise over Superior-What an amazing way to start a day. So blessed. Thank you again!

- Angie Servantez

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