When the front-desk clerk is also the bartender at your resort, you know you’ve arrived in the Northwoods. Many Oneida County resorts offer boundless beauty with another amenity that’s hard to beat—a restaurant and bar on site. After spending hours on the road, you can leave the car parked for a while and enjoy some timeless Northwoods hospitality. Thirsty to learn more? Here are some places to find this classic Northwoods experience.
Brekke’s Fireside Resort
On the shore of Lake George in Rhinelander, you’ll find a charming collection of cottages called Brekke’s Fireside Resort. The resort has a sand beach, boats for rent and a tennis court, and if you’re hungry or thirsty after a day outdoors it has you covered. The recreation building has a fully-stocked bar and serves pizza and snacks.
Dawn’s Lakeside Bar & Resort
Down the shore of Lake George, you’ll find Dawn’s Lakeside Bar & Resort. The resort has a sand beach and well-equipped lakeside cabins. There’s also a bar & restaurant on site that’s the perfect place to grab a Bloody Mary, an order of cheese curds or pizza.
The Waters of Minocqua
This expansive resort has a comfortable blend of modern amenities and rustic charm. Its fun waterpark features indoor and outdoor pools and a kiddie play area and its coffee shop serves Starbucks Coffee. An onsite restaurant is open Wednesday-Saturday, serving up delicious burgers, pizza, appetizers and more.