Category: Around Beacon Pointe

Long Term and Corporate Stays At Beacon Pointe

  Each quiet season at Beacon Pointe, we host long term and corporate guests. We’ve had people stay here waiting for houses to be built, undergoing treatment for cancer, and working on short-term company projects. That’s because Beacon Pointe is the perfect middle ground—more comfortable than an extended stay hotel and more flexible than a long-term lease. In the off-season, we have enough availability that we can lower rates. For stays of a month or longer in a one-bedroom condo, we...


Kid and Adult Activities at Beacon Pointe

  Whether you are five or ninety-five, you will always find lots to do when you stay at Beacon Pointe. However, some activities are best for kids and some are best for adults.   Things you can all do together Enjoy the pool Adults and small children, closely supervised, can enjoy the on-site pool. Enjoy the resort’s movies, popcorn, and games These amenities are provided by the resort and are fun for the whole family. Go sailing Although pistons and valves mostly replaced ropes and...


Planning a Girls Weekend in Duluth

Sometimes you just need to get away with your friends. With beautiful scenery, shopping and fine dining, Duluth is a great place for you to go to take a break from your stressful life. Though it is easy to find something to do in Duluth, it helps to have a plan to maximize your rest and relaxation. Here are a few tips for planning your girls’ getaway weekend in Duluth. Reserve a Girlfriend Getaway Package from Beacon Pointe Beacon Point is right on Lake Superior and right on the Lakewalk....


View near Enger Tower.

Beacon Pointe is the Perfect Fall Color Base Camp

Beacon Pointe is the Perfect Fall Color Base Camp Beacon Pointe is known for it’s stunning views of Lake Superior, but our location also makes for the perfect fall color base camp! Between the nearby state parks and the secret local hot spots, there is an abundance of fall color viewing opportunities nearby. Here are a few of our favorites to get you inspired: Trail at Bagley Nature Area UMD Hawk Ridge – Besides being known as a great place for birding, Hawk Ridge is a great place...


A Path through a Gap in the City

Duluth is not big but it has many urban characteristics squeezed into a small package. It has a busy downtown and tourist district. It has hillside neighborhoods with houses squeezed together and hotly contested parking spots. Then, there is the dense concentration of shipping-related industry crowded around the harbor. But Duluth is never far from the wilderness. Even in busy neighborhoods there are stretches of woods that seem 100 miles from any city. The Superior Hiking Trail from Enger Tower...


An Adult Vacation

You love your kids but sometimes they drive you crazy. Even when they are behaving, your main hobby seems to be helping them enjoy themselves. If you need an adult vacation, Beacon Pointe is here. You can have fun for the weekend or longer doing the things grownups love to do, while the babysitter can settle disputes over who took whose turn on the Xbox. Beacon Pointe is a place for adults to rekindle their romance. “You have the fireplace, the Jacuzzis, and the great view we provide...


Top Five Reasons to Love Beacon Pointe

Seriously, ten steps from the water’s edge. Leisure walking distance to Canal Park. Far enough away from Canal Park to avoid being annoyed. Views from the rooms are truly epic. September in November. Spend a couple hours watching the lake or reading a book as the lake watches you, talks to you, reaches out to you. Take advantage of the fact that, apparently, we’re not gonna do November this year and go hang out by the lake. Watch the boats. Watch the sky. Contemplate the horizon. The most...