Dashing through the Snow…

Dashing through the Snow…

On a one horse open sleigh. That’s the idea at least behind Grand View Lodge’s newest winter feature, un Cheval.  Meaning “one horse” in French, Grand View Lodge is introducing this romantic couple’s sleigh ride Friday and Saturday nights throughout the entire winter season to create more winter fun for everyone. Teaming with our restaurant, Cru, G

Gone Fishing

Gone Fishing

Who says business meetings have to take place in a stuffy conference room? At Grand View Lodge, we are committed to providing our guests with a taste of the real Minnesota and where we come from, winter means snowmobiling, skiing and of course, ice fishing. Tried and true fisherman at heart, we believe that nothing should have to keep you from the

Focus on Winter Wine: Malbec

Focus on Winter Wine: Malbec

There’s nothing better than a good winter red wine.  Offering richness and depth, a big crimson glass is a great counterpart for an evening in front of a crackling fire.  From Merlot and Shiraz to light or full bodied, understanding red wine can be a difficult task.  While typically Cabernet Sauvignon has been the most popular red wine grape to dat

Wrap yourself up for the Holidays

Wrap yourself up for the Holidays

Winter can do a number on our skin, not to mention our mood.  Fight the cold and the winter blues with a calming seasonal wrap at Glacial Waters Spa.  Harvested from naturally therapeutic ingredients, these treatments are intended to help you stay in balance with the changing energies of the season. Winter skin is often dry and flaky; our trained t

Grand View Lodge Honored with Prestigious Platinum Choice Award by Smart Meetings Magazine

Grand View Lodge Honored with Prestigious Platinum Choice Award by Smart Meetings Magazine

Grand View Lodge, a Minnesota-based luxury resort, spa and conference and event facility, announced today that it has been the recipient of Smart Meetings magazine’s Platinum Choice Award. This prestigious award recognizes excellence in service and amenities among meeting facilities in the U.S., Canada, Mexico and the Caribbean. Out of thousands of

Grand View Lodge Teams up Again with Cooks of Crocus Hill to Offer a New Series of Culinary Experiences

Grand View Lodge Teams up Again with Cooks of Crocus Hill to Offer a New Series of Culinary Experiences

In response to a growing demand, Grand View Lodge Resort in Nisswa, Minnesota, has announced its plans to host a second culinary weekend with its partner, Cooks of Crocus Hill, on the weekend of September 16-18, offering seasonal inspired cooking education and demonstrations as well as an intimate wine dinner. “Because of the success experienced th

The Garden Golf Course has BIG Cups!

The Garden Golf Course has BIG Cups!

For generations, the Garden Course at Grand View Lodge has provided families with the opportunity to play golf together, and beginning this year, the course has added new features to become even more “family friendly” in addition to offering a special rate on Sunday afternoons. Originally created in the 1930s, The Garden Course has served as the “f

Paddleboarding on Gull Lake at Grand View Lodge

When I think about Minnesota summers, the first thing that comes to mind is being on the lake. I love doing any activity on the water that allows me to relax while enjoying the scenic surroundings. Recently, I tried a new water sport that has arrived at Grand View Lodge — stand-up paddleboarding. The activity, which is gaining in popularity, is the

Grand View Lodge Introduces Its Newest Dining Experience, Cru

An intimate setting and small plate theme offer guests a sophisticated, romantic dining option Grand View Lodge’s new dining experience, Cru, announces its official grand opening, taking place June 28 through the 4th of July weekend.  Located on the resort’s main property, Cru boasts sophisticated small plates with local and regional flavors and fe