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11463 U.S. Highway 59, Detroit Lakes, Minnesota 56501 Phone: 701.361.8319







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Frequently Asked Questions

Q. I see that your prices for the Deluxe package are based on based on 12-person occupancy. Do I need to have 12 people?
A. No, You may have any number up to 12. The price is the same as you are renting the entire space. If you have less than six, you may want to consider the No-Frills package. This utilizes the Brookside unit that will accommodate up to six.

Q. Do we need to bring towels, sheets, etc.?
A. We supply the bed linens and hand towels for your use. Please bring your own bath towels, personal hygiene items, clothing and your scrapbooking supplies.

Q. Is Smoking allowed?
A. Smoking is not allowed inside of any building on the property. Smiking is permitted only in designated outdoor areas.

Q. Do you allow pets?
Sorry, no pets are allowed.

Q. Do you have a computer and internet access?
A. Yes. We have a computer and wireless internet throughout the entire property. Both were recently upgraded. The computer is new and runs Windows 10 and the internet was upgraded the fastest speed available to us.

Q. What do you provide for workspace?
A. Each person has a minimum of a six-foot table with an ergonomic, adjustable chair. Depending on the size of your group, additional space may be available.

Q. Do you have any special tools or software?
A. Yes. We have a Cricut cutting machine with many cartridges, a Creative Memories Cutting System, and over 80 punches.

Q. What tools are available for quilters?
A. Quilters need to provide their own tools and equipment. Please contact us for additional information.

Q. Is there air-conditioning?
A. The houses have central heating with air-conditioning. The studio features in-floor heat and its own air-conditioning so that you are comfortable year-round.

Q. Are there craft stores nearby?
A. Detroit Lakes has Hometown Crafts (formerly Ben Franklin), K-Mart and Walmart and a new store called Craftkit and Puzzle Galery. In addition, there is a Menards and L&M Fleet stores that may have what you are looking for.

Q. What do we do for meals?
A. Each group is responsible for their own meals. Each of our units has a full kitchen that has the utensils to prepare and serve your meals. Many groups devide up meal responsibilities, some have meals catered in and then there is dining out at one of our local, unique restaurants.

Q. Are housekeeping services provided?
A. Sorry, no housekeeping. Each group is responsible for making your own beds, picking up after yourselves, and removing trash to the trash bins.

Q. Do you recycle?
Absolutely!. We recycle metals, glass, plastics, and all paper and cardboard. We ask that cardboard not be disposed of in with the regular trash. Food contaminated cardboard and paper is not recyclable.

Q. What restaurants are in the area?
A. We have a number of excellent and unique restaruants in addition to some familiar family chains and fast food restarurants. Below is a list of some of our local and unique favorites. All are located in Detroit Lakes unless noted.

Bleachers Sports Bar & Grill
Best Burgers in the Country
County Highway 22

Brew Ales & Eats
Great Food an Craft Beers
111 Veteran Memorial Parkway

El Loro
Authentic Mexican Food
720 West Lake Drive

Zorbaz On The Beach
World's Greatist Mexican-Pizza Joint
402 West Lake Drive

A Northern Minnesota Icon
1462 East Shore Drive

Lakeside Tavern
Peanut Bar, Burgers & Pizza
200 West Lake Drive

Speak Easy
Family Owned Itialian/American Cuisine
1100 North Shore Drive

Spanky's Stone Hearth
Destination Dining
34875 Co Hwy 4, Frazee, Mn

Billy's Corner Bar & Grill
A Local Legend
Vergas, Mn

Skaal's Bar & Grill
Great Local Cuisine
Vergas, Mn

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