Winter Vacations on the North Shore

We at Island View Resort wish you and your family a warm and joyous holiday season and appreciate your ongoing support throughout the year. An even more heartfelt thank you for your assistance in preserving the unique legacy of Island View Resort, which has been in operation since the early 1900s. We wouldn’t be the […]

Traditional and Cozy North Shore Cabins for Rent

For over 80 years, Island View Resort has stood strong as one of the best cabins for rent in the North Shore. Built on generations of traditions, we strive to keep the spirit and atmosphere of when the cabins were first built alive. We offer 11 individual cabins overlooking the beautiful Lake Superior, each with […]

Live Like a Local

The views of Lake Superior from our Two Harbors cabin rentals

Here at Island View Resort, we want our guests to truly live like locals when they come visit our cabins in Two Harbors. However, in order to fully get the true “local experience” you need to know about all of the wonderful gems that Two Harbors has to offer. So, we have created a list […]

Why Island View Resort Should Be Your Choice North Shore Destination

Picture this – you and your family take a trip to the beautiful Lake Superior, stay in a quaint cabin, and spend the day grilling, exploring the lake and nearby beaches. Sound enticing? This peaceful mental image can become your reality when you book your dream trip for this summer with Island View Resort. Our […]

Fall is moving in

September is finally here, and the fall colors are starting to change. Island View Resort has been in our family for almost 90 years and that has allowed me to fall in love with the changes of the season. Fall is my favorite time of the year. The milder weather and sunshine are a great […]

Come See 1,000 foot Ore Boats

Have you ever seen a 1,000 foot Ore Boat? If you’ve ever heard Otis Redding’s “(Sittin’ On) The Dock of the Bay”, then you have a pretty good idea of a perfect and relaxing past time. At Island View Resort, we have a favorite past time that might just beat “watching the tide roll away”. […]

Day trips from Island View Resort

Whether you’re looking for something super close by or a quick day trip, there are plenty of options located around Island View Resort. Check out some of our favorites below.   Knife River Marina & Beach (.7 mi ) If you’re looking for a spot to sit on the beach and listen to the push […]

5 Things To Pack for a Great North Shore Vacation

There’s no place quite like the North Shore in the spring. Everything is in bloom, the birds are back and it’s finally a little warmer in our typically-chilly area. Quite honestly, it’s one of the most beautiful times to take a trip to Duluth, Two Harbors or anywhere in the Lake Superior area. A North […]

Things To Do In Two Harbors MN

things to do in two harbors

Here at Island View Resort, we truly believe we live in one of the greatest areas around. With so many amazing things to do right nearby, who could say differently? Duluth is just a short 20-minute drive away and we’ve already shared a lot of things to do in Duluth MN, but we can’t forget […]

Things To Do in Duluth MN

things to do duluth mn

We are so honored to be close to the great town of Duluth, which is so full of history, small mom and pop shops and fun things to do outside. We love telling our visitors at Island View Resort about all of the things to do in Duluth, just a short drive away. When it […]