Media Mentions

2018
Resorts Redefine Family Vacation Star Tribune | Link
Grand View Lodge planning new hotel, rec center Kare 11 | Link
Grand View Lodge to add 60-room boutique hotel at Brainerd Lakes Bring Me The News | Link
A Wednesday Fourth of July: Breaking Down the Impact of a Midweek Holiday Twin Cities Business | Link
50 Honeymoon Locations in Every State MSN | Link
Area Golf: Boos remembered as the creator of golf mecca Brainerd Dispatch | Link
Grand View named Best Resort/Lodge, Best Golf Venue in MN Pineandlakes Echo Journal | Link
Cooking with WCCO: ‘Distilled: Art of the Cocktail Weekend’ At Grand View Lodge WCCOTV | Link
Best Easter Brunch Menus in Minnesota CBS Minnesota | Link
WCCO Viewer’s Choice for Best Winter ‘Staycation’ in Minnesota CBS Minnesota | Link
Land of 10,000 Lodges Minnesota Monthly | Link
Brainerd lakes area resorts hope to win big Super Bowl weekend Brainerd Dispatch | Link
Spas of America’s Top 100 Spas of 2017 Spas of America | Link

2017
Couples’ Choice Award Wedding Wire | Link
Top Resorts in the Midwest (#2): Readers’ Choice Awards Conde Nast Traveler | Link
Strategic Retreats Twin Cities Business | Link
Road trip! Minnesota Parent | Link
2017 Best of Minnesota Reader Survey Minnesota Monthly | Link
One year later: The silver lining in the supercell Pineandlakes Echo Journal | Link
Grand View wins awards Pineandlakes Echo Journal | Link
Minnesota Bride Magazine recognizes Grand View Lodge Pineandlakes Echo Journal | Link
Cote Family Companies welcomes Juliano as CEOPineandlakes Echo Journal | Link
Grand View Lodge earns Century Resort status Pineandlakes Echo Journal | Link
Grand View Lodge turns destroyed deck into stone patio Pineandlakes Echo Journal | Link
Area resorts win awards Pineandlakes Echo Journal | Link
Best of Business 2017 Twin Cities Business | Link

2016
Spas of America’s Top 100 Spas of 2016 Spas of America | Link
Top Resorts in the Midwest (#3): Readers’ Choice Awards Conde Nast Traveler | Link
Golf Getaways: Tee it up…before the Ryder Cup Minnesota Monthly | Link
Best Resort for Golf: Grandview Lodge, Nisswa Best of MN 2016 – Star Tribune | Link
Grand View Lodge, Maddens win Awards Pine and Lakes | Link
Grand View Lodge 100th Anniversary Central MN Brides
20 Best Summer Lake Vacation Spots in North America vacationidea.com | Link

2015
Grand View Lodge is Perfect Girls’ Getaway Minnesota Monthly | Link
Spas’s of America’s Top 100 Spas of 2015 Spas of America | Link
Top 10 Resorts in the Midwest: Readers’ Choice Awards Conde Nast Traveler
Planet Golf Review: The Pines | Link
15 Beautiful Wedding Venues that will make you want to Tie the Knot AgapeVoyage.com | Link
Instant Itinerary Best of the Midwest Travel from the editors of Midwest Living
Brainerd Mpls St.Paul Annual Weekend Getaways
Brainerd Lakes Area Dominates Tourism Awards Brainerd Dispatch
Destination Golf Minnesota Golf
Destination Dining Minnesota Monthly Magazine
Top Culinary Destinations Across Minnesota Minnesota Monthly Magazine | Link
The Preserve at Grand View Lodge Golf Minnesota Magazine
Grand View Lodge AAA Weekender Magazine | PDF

Archives
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Awards & Accolades

2018
Best of Minnesota, Best Winter Staycation
   WCCO-TV CBS Minnesota
Couples’ Choice Award
   Wedding Wire
Best Golf Venue
   MN Meetings & Events Magazine
Best Resort/Lodge
   MN Meetings & Events Magazine

2017
Best of Minnesota: Resort (#1)
   Minnesota Monthly | Link
Best of Minnesota: Golf Course (#3)
   Minnesota Monthly | Link
Couples’ Choice Award
   Wedding Wire
Family Vacation Critic Favorite
   Family Vacation Critique
Best Hotel with Meeting/Event Space
   MN Meetings & Events Magazine
Best Resort with Meeting/Event Space
   MN Meetings & Events Magazine
Best Minnesota Destination Venue
   Minnesota Bride Magazine
Award of Excellence
   Wine Spectator
Top Resorts in the Midwest (#2)
   Conde Nast TravelerLink

2016
Top Resorts in the Midwest (#3)
   Conde Nast Traveler
Best Kept Secret (Cru)
    Macaroni Kid Gold Daisy Awards
Best Family Resort/Campground
   Macaroni Kid Gold Daisy Awards
Minnesota’s Best Outdoor Reception Venue
   Minnesota Bride Magazine
Minnesota’s Best Honeymoon Location
   Minnesota Bride Magazine
Award of Excellence
   Wine Spectator 

Best of Business Meeting & Event Space
   Twin Cities Business Magazine
Best of Business Golf Course
   Twin Cities Business Magazine
Best of Business Restaurant Bar
   Twin Cities Business Magazine
Family Vacation Critique Favorite
   Family Vacation Critique | Link
Best Resort in Minnesota for Golf
   Star Tribune
Best Social Media Presence
   MN Meetings & Events Magazine
Best Resort with Meeting/Event Space
   MN Meetings & Events Magazine
Customer-Facing Innovator
   Hospitality Technology
Spas of America’s Top 100 of 2016
   Spas of America

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