"Very poor stay. Hot tub that was on the deck was unusable as it and the deck were buried in snow. The bathroom shower had a spider problem. Fireplace smelled terribly of gas when we tried to use it. Only one TV worked for just a couple of channels. Guest bedroom had bunkbeds but the squeeked so badly ..."
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Frequently asked questions
Brainerd features 64 properties to choose from, and likely many will have a bar where you can enjoy an evening cocktail after a day out exploring. While you’re here, you can check out Brainerd International Raceway and Paul Bunyan Land.
Here are a few of the top Brainerd hotels with bars: Cragun’s Resort & Hotel: 3-star hotel with 5 restaurants. Enjoy the 2 bars, free WiFi, and free parking. Maddens On Gull Lake: 4-star resort with 6 restaurants. Enjoy the 2 bars, free WiFi, and free parking.
Expedia has 26 hotels with a bar in Brainerd.
If you have time to explore, consider visiting Brainerd International Raceway, Paul Bunyan Land, and Legacy at Cragun’s, and then find a cozy spot for a nightcap. Other places to see include The Classic at Madden’s Golf Course and North Central Speedway. Brainerd is recognized for its fun-filled waterpark.
Visiting local bars in Brainerd is more fun when you know what the weather holds. These temperatures and rainfall averages can help you decide the best time for bar hopping. The hottest months are usually July and August with an average temp of 64°F, while the coldest months are January and February with an average of 16°F. The snowiest months in Brainerd are December, October, November, and January, with each month seeing an average of 9 inches of snowfall.
Here are some of your transportation options in and around Brainerd: Fly into Brainerd, MN (BRD-Brainerd Lakes Regional), which is located 3.7 mi (6 km) from the city center. If you’d like to venture out around the area, you may want a rental car for your journey.
Recent reviews of Brainerd hotels
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"We enjoyed our stay very much. Thanks "
A verified traveler stayed at Cragun's Resort & Hotel
"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!"
A verified traveler stayed at Maddens On Gull Lake