Waterfront Detroit Lakes Hotel Lodging

Waterfront Detroit Lakes Hotel

At the Best Western Premier The Lodge on Lake Detroit you’re sure to find that little something extra when looking for hotel lodging. With our modern amenities and thoughtful design, our lakefront hotel will stand out among other lodging choices in Detroit Lakes, MN. For couples or family getaways, we offer a variety of rooms and suites with king, queen or two queen beds. Our free hot breakfast buffet, free local calls, indoor heated pool and fitness center make the hotel a great place to recharge between enjoying Detroit Lakes attractions and activities.

For the business traveler, a spacious work desk and free internet access are included in all our guest rooms to ensure you don’t miss a beat while you’re away from the office. For extended stays, each room provides a convenient in-room mini fridge that is ideal for drinks and snacks. We also have an in-house fitness room and business center, so you can keep up your workout routine (and work) while you’re on the road. As always, Best Western Premier The Lodge on Lake Detroit provides you with the excellent customer service that you are used to at any Holland Hospitality operated hotel.


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Lakefront Resort Room – 2 Queen Beds - The Lodge on Lake Detroit


Family Owned & Operated

Best Western Premier The Lodge on Lake Detroit is independently owned and operated by Holland Hospitality, Inc., now in its third generation of providing excellence in hospitality. In addition to the their award-winning Detroit Lakes hotel, husband and wife owners Scott Mehlhaff and Chris Holland-Mehlhaff own and operate the Best Western Plus Superior Inn in Grand Marais, MN. These award-winning hotels demonstrate their commitment to delivering the highest level of excellent customer care to each and every guest. Their consistent highest rankings in thousands of TripAdvisor and other reviews for Detroit Lakes and Grand Marais hotels attest to their ongoing determination to provide the best guest lodging experience in facilities that beautifully reflect the lakefront Minnesota experience that visitors seek.

Free Daily Breakfast - The Lodge on Lake Detroit

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Free Daily Hot Breakfast

Start your day off right with the Lodge’s complimentary hot breakfast buffet in the beautiful Lakefront Reflections Room or outdoor deck, both overlooking Big Detroit Lake. The Reflections room’s “window wall” provides a spell-binding view of the lake, especially at sunset. In addition to breakfast, the Reflections Room is used in the afternoon for cocktails, and as a meeting breakout room.

Breakfast Serving Hours: Daily: 6:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.

Heated Indoor Pool with Chair Lift Assist - The Lodge on Lake Detroit

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Indoor Heated Pool Area

Indoor Pool area includes a large heated swimming pool, therapeutic whirlpool, ADA Lift Chair, and poolside seating for gathering with family and friends. The décor incorporates trees and cattails, reflecting a northern Minnesota woods feel.

LOLA D's Bar & Bistro- The Lodge on Lake Detroit

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LOLA D’s Bar & Bistro

Hours: Sun‐Thu: 5:00pm‐9:00pm | Fri‐Sat: 5:00pm‐10:00pm
Place order with Front Desk by dialing “0”and we will call your room when food is ready to be picked up.

Our Culinary Experience Director has developed a unique menu of salads, appetizers, sandwiches and light entrees to pair with wines, beers, martinis and more. Lola D’s Lobby Bar & Bistro offers a full selection of your favorite beverages and features five wines by the glass. Food and drink may also be ordered to take back to your room, to the lobby area, or to the beach.

Fitness Center - The Lodge on Lake Detroit

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Fitness Center

Our hotel fitness center includes: an eliptical machine, dumbells, and a multi-gym that lets you train all of your major muscle groups, allowing you to get an awesome weight workout while you are away from home. Enjoy your workout while watching TV. 24 hour access.

Fireside Lobby - The Lodge on Lake Detroit

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Fireside Lobby

Dramatic Sunsets set the stage for evening grand piano sunset serenades in our two-story pine ceiling 2-story lakefront, fireside lobby which overlooks Big Detroit Lake. Once you place your order at LoLa D’s free standing bar, linger in the lobby. Sink into a leather chair and play a game of checkers, relax in a bent willow rocking chair, or retreat to the 70′ lakefront balcony with outdoor seating (seasonal) to capture the view.

Business Center - The Lodge on Lake Detroit

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Business Center

Put the finishing touches on a presentation, check your email or print a downloaded file with our 24-hour business services (located in the hotel’s 2-story lakefront, fireside lobby)

The Spa Within at The Lodge on Lake Detroit

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The Spa Within

The Spa Within offers an extensive menu of select spa treatment services, many of which are signature treatments exclusive to this Detroit Lakes day spa. These revitalizing treatments include the use of warm and cold basalt stones for face and body, and a variety of facials and massage therapies that are sure to induce a state of deep relaxation.


Hotel Amenities, Facilities & Services

  • 100% Smoke-Free Hotel
  • Free Wireless internet (Public Areas & Rooms)
  • Complimentary Daily Breakfast

  • Front Desk (24 Hour)
  • The Spa Within – Massage, Manicures, Pedicures
  • Ice & Vending Machines
  • Guest laundry (Coin Operated, 9am-11pm)
  • Interior corridors
  • LOLA D’s Lobby Bar and Bistro
  • Indoor Heated Pool & Hot Tub

  • Fitness Center (24 Hour)
  • Business Center (24 Hour)
  • Fax Services
  • Mail Services
  • Safe Deposit Boxes
  • 150 ft Private Sandy Beach
  • Elevator
  • Safe Deposit Boxes
  • Free Lighted Parking
  • Over flow Parking for Trailers, Semis & Busses
  • Cold Weather Electric Plugs-for Winter Parking
  • Air-Conditioning
  • Close to Downtown Detroit Lakes


Get The Lodge on Lake Detroit Experience!

At The Lodge on Lake Detroit in Detroit Lakes, Minnesota, our guarantee is that you’ll get an Extraordinary Experience each time you visit. Providing excellent accommodations, amenities, and service is our way of ensuring that you get the best value for your dollar. You will feel like a VIP with the freedom to relax, work, or enjoy precious time with friends and family.

Lodge on Lake Detroit SERVICE


You will love our ability
to accommodate your needs.

  • Professional – We are transparent in all we offer to our guests.
  • Attentive – Our front desk and housekeeping staff work tirelessly till you’re happy.
  • FUN! – We know where all the entertaining spots are in the area.
Lodge on Lake Detroit - Hospitality Basics


All Complimentary amenities from The Lodge on Lake Detroit.

  • High Speed Wi-Fi
  • In-room fridge and microwave
  • Free local calls under 30 minutes
  • In-room coffee
  • Flat panel HDTV
Lodge on Lake Detroit BEDDING


Enjoy a comfortable night’s sleep with bedding products by top brand vendors.

  • Beautyrest by Simmons Hospitality Mattresses.
  • Plentiful pillows on each bed for your comfort.

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