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Large Sandy Beach House, with boat rental option! 5 bedroom, 3 bath, sleeps 12
4.9/5Exceptional! (13 reviews)
Family summer vacation
"Great place for kids and adults. Lots of room. Very clean. The beach was fantastic - well taken care of. The grandkids loved having the boat."

Reviewed on Aug 23, 2021

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Large Sandy Beach House, with boat rental option! 5 bedroom, 3 bath, sleeps 12
Lakefront 3BR/2BA Interlachen townhome (unit 18) with unobstructed views of Gull Lake-Nisswa, MN
The price is $195 per night from Oct 5 to Oct 5
8.59 mi from city center
4.6/5Wonderful! (9 reviews)
Great Stay
"We have rented at this location for many years but this was the first time through VRBO. It is a fantastic lakefront property with easy access to fun and activities. A family favorite that did not disappoint again this year!"

Reviewed on Aug 20, 2021

Lakefront 3BR/2BA Interlachen townhome (unit 18) with unobstructed views of Gull Lake-Nisswa, MN
The Bax Cab: White Sand Lake Retreat
0.54 mi from city center
5/5Exceptional! (3 reviews)
Beautiful Cabin
"Great stay, clean and beautifully finished cabin, on a beautiful lake!"

Reviewed on Sep 16, 2021

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The Bax Cab: White Sand Lake Retreat
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Private Peninsula With 3,000 Feet Of Lakeshore In The Heart Of Lake Country!
4.9/5Exceptional! (42 reviews)
Ninebark
"Beautiful property and home, although lake very low due to 2021 drought."

Reviewed on Sep 13, 2021

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Private Peninsula With 3,000 Feet Of Lakeshore In The Heart Of Lake Country!
Beautiful cabin on Gull Lake with private hot tub, public outdoor pool, and more
The price is $350 per night from Oct 22 to Oct 22
12.06 mi from city center
4.6/5Wonderful! (5 reviews)
Weekend family vacation / get away
"We couldn’t check in until four in the afternoon and had to be out by 10 in the morning on Sunday, and so even if you have two nights you feel as if you only had one day. The price was rather high for just one full day…. And two nights . It wasn’t on the lake but It was a clean and a decent rental ..."

Reviewed on Sep 6, 2021

Beautiful cabin on Gull Lake with private hot tub, public outdoor pool, and more
Lakefront Nisswa Cabin w/ Spacious Deck & Kayaks!
10.05 mi from city center
4.9/5Exceptional! (17 reviews)
Cute cabin
"Had a great time with family, good communication with owner"

Reviewed on Jul 20, 2021

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Lakefront Nisswa Cabin w/ Spacious Deck & Kayaks!
Wilderness Resort Villas
3.5 out of 5
6316 Wilderness Road, Pequot Lakes, MN
14.48 mi from city center
4.3/5Excellent! (97 reviews)
"Excellent for a family vacation"

Reviewed on Apr 26, 2021

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Wilderness Resort Villas
Cragun's Resort & Hotel
3 out of 5
11000 Craguns Dr, Brainerd, MN
The price is $149 per night from Sep 22 to Sep 22
5.14 mi from city center
4/5Very Good! (122 reviews)
"The peaceful serenity about the property. Beautiful views, my family enjoyed a bonfire each night we were there, availability of water toys. Great family experience."

Reviewed on Aug 20, 2021

Cragun's Resort & Hotel
Kavanaugh's Sylvan Lake Resort
3 out of 5
1685 Kavanaugh Drive, Brainerd, MN
4.88 mi from city center
4.5/5Wonderful! (2 reviews)
Winter weekend for two
"Our stay was perfect, very comfortable and relaxing. Would definitely stay again!"

Reviewed on Jan 23, 2018

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Kavanaugh's Sylvan Lake Resort
Grand View Lodge
3.5 out of 5
23521 Nokomis Avenue, Nisswa, MN
The price is $180 per night from Oct 10 to Oct 10
10.84 mi from city center
4.6/5Exceptional! (326 reviews)

Reviewed on Aug 3, 2021

Grand View Lodge
Lost Lake Lodge
3 out of 5
7965 Lost Lake Rd, Nisswa, MN
12.37 mi from city center
4.7/5Exceptional! (92 reviews)
"Beautiful cabins, freshly remodeled overlooking Gull Lake. Can’t wait to go back!"

Reviewed on Mar 30, 2021

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Lost Lake Lodge
Maddens On Gull Lake
4 out of 5
11266 Pine Beach Peninsula, Brainerd, MN
The price is $135 per night from Oct 4 to Oct 4
5.6 mi from city center
4.6/5Exceptional! (137 reviews)
"Had relatively new room by Mitchell Bay with accessible amenities. The staff was very helpful throughout our stay and we particularly appreciated a fast response to requests for help with our luggage. A wonderful place!"

Reviewed on Aug 21, 2021

Maddens On Gull Lake
Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Brainerd-Baxter, an IHG Hotel
The price is $106 per night from Oct 4 to Oct 4
3.03 mi from city center
4.3/5Excellent! (460 reviews)
"We loved the water park! The hotel was clean and well maintained. The staff were friendly and accommodating. Great experience!"

Reviewed on Sep 7, 2021

Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Brainerd-Baxter, an IHG Hotel
Causeway On Gull
3 out of 5
8087 Lost Lake Road, Nisswa, MN
11.88 mi from city center
4.3/5Excellent! (11 reviews)
"Loved the lay out of unit. First of all the hot tub water was low. Very dirty spider webs and dusty."

Reviewed on Nov 12, 2019

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Causeway On Gull
AmericInn by Wyndham Baxter Brainerd
2.5 out of 5
7836 Fairview Road, Baxter, MN
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The price is $90 per night from Oct 4 to Oct 4
2.45 mi from city center
3.1/5 (302 reviews)
"We stayed for 4 night and got to know the owner he was very helpful and friendly the rooms were clean and comfy"

Reviewed on Aug 9, 2021

AmericInn by Wyndham Baxter Brainerd
Super 8 by Wyndham Baxter/Brainerd Area
2 out of 5
14341 Edgewood Dr, Baxter, MN
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The price is $78 per night from Sep 27 to Sep 27
2.43 mi from city center
4.1/5Very Good! (306 reviews)
"It was a fine place"

Reviewed on Sep 13, 2021

Super 8 by Wyndham Baxter/Brainerd Area
Days Inn & Suites by Wyndham Baxter Brainerd Area
2.5 out of 5
14466 Dellwood Drive, Baxter, MN
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The price is $84 per night from Oct 18 to Oct 18
2.39 mi from city center
4.3/5Excellent! (584 reviews)
"Very convenient location, clean enough."

Reviewed on Sep 20, 2021

Days Inn & Suites by Wyndham Baxter Brainerd Area
AmericInn by Wyndham Pequot Lakes/Jenkins
2.5 out of 5
32912 Paul Bunyan Trail Drive, Pequot Lakes, MN
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The price is $130 per night from Sep 22 to Sep 22
19.9 mi from city center
4.6/5Wonderful! (154 reviews)
"Very pretty with large surrounding yard! Many choices for breakfast as well."

Reviewed on Sep 14, 2021

AmericInn by Wyndham Pequot Lakes/Jenkins
Baymont by Wyndham Baxter/Brainerd Area
2.5 out of 5
7208 Fairview Road, Baxter, MN
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The price is $119 per night from Sep 22 to Sep 22
1.81 mi from city center
4.4/5Wonderful! (443 reviews)
"We liked the property. Room was clean."

Reviewed on Sep 17, 2021

Baymont by Wyndham Baxter/Brainerd Area
Rice Lake/Backwaters of the Mississippi.
The price is $175 per night from Sep 22 to Sep 22
6.51 mi from city center
4.2/5Very Good! (17 reviews)
Very relaxing quiet stay, beautiful way to spend a long weekend
"Enjoyed the water and scenery up north. Had our own personal fishing guide. Didn’t catch any keepers but got see a lot of beautiful Rice Lake! Great fishing stories!!"

Reviewed on Sep 11, 2021

Rice Lake/Backwaters of the Mississippi.
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Visiting Baxter

Families will find kid-friendly activities in Baxter, and visitors give high marks for the water parks. Tourists who journey to this welcoming city can discover its shopping, restaurants, and lakeside setting.

  • You'll find 142 Expedia hotels and other accommodations in the larger area of Brainerd
  • The closest major airport is in Brainerd, MN (BRD-Brainerd Lakes Regional), 7.6 mi (12.3 km) from the city center

Sightseeing and Staying in Baxter

The city's natural setting is picturesque, including the lakeside and Northland Arboretum. Additionally, you'll find North Central Speedway and Buffalo Hills Park in the area.

As you plan your holiday retreat, you'll find 9 hotels and other lodging options to pick from in Baxter. Below are highly ranked ones based on our user reviews:

  • Comfort Suites Rapid River Lodge - With a stay at this 2-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to a water park and free breakfast, along with free WiFi. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its breakfast and overall value.
  • Baymont by Wyndham Baxter/Brainerd Area - Our customers like the pool and clean, quiet rooms at this hotel. This 2.5-star hotel features free breakfast, an indoor pool, and free WiFi.
  • Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Brainerd-Baxter - With a stay at this 2.5-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to a water park and free breakfast, along with free WiFi. Expedia customers like its family-friendly amenities and helpful staff.

Dressing for Baxter

  • Between January and March, daytime temperatures average 46°F, while nighttime temperatures stay around -5°F
  • From April to June, the average is 79°F during the day and 22°F at night
  • July through September sees average temperatures of 81°F during the day and 38°F at night
  • In October-December, you can expect 62°F as the daytime average and -1°F as the nighttime average
  • Baxter gets about 28.46 inches of rain per year
  • July and August are usually the hottest months averaging 79°F, while January and February are usually the coldest with an average temperature of 0°F

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