A Minnesota Icon Joins Odyssey Resorts

By Odyssey Resorts
We welcome Ruttger’s Bay Lake Resort to the Odyssey family.

We welcome Ruttger’s Bay Lake Resort to the Odyssey family.

Ruttger’s Bay Lake Resort, a Minnesota icon, has joined the Odyssey Resorts family. As our first property outside the North Shore, Ruttger’s will play a unique role in delivering our trusted values and vacation experiences to the Brainerd Lakes area — while simultaneously maintaining its original charm guests have come to love over the decades.

To many Minnesotans, the name Ruttger’s Bay Lake Resort is closely connected with tradition, original Lake Country vacations, and fond family memories. Founded in 1898, Ruttger’s is the state’s oldest resort and most iconic vacation destination in Minnesota. For 125 years, Ruttger’s has been a place where summer seems endless and unforgettable moments are made. It is the essence of a Midwestern lakeside resort vacation: boating, fishing, golfing, biking, water skiing, fine dining, and so much more make each stay a one-of-a-kind experience for everyone who wants to enjoy some relaxation.

Odyssey Resorts’ commitment to authenticity and creating a premier guest experience makes the heritage of Ruttger’s Bay Lake Resort a perfect fit. Ruttger’s family-owned values created a treasured vacation destination with exceptional dining, golf, and venues fit for any special event. This acquisition will bring a series of updates and enhancements, such as remodeled spaces, increased amenities and Odyssey’s proprietary Guided Experiences to Ruttger’s.

Discover even more of what you love about Odyssey Resorts with a brand-new experience in lake country. Enjoy a great variety of lodging options, outstanding service, and all the details you love about Odyssey Resorts’ North Shore properties, in a new environment. From romantic getaways to family vacations and group outings, at Ruttger’s, you can relax and have a good time year-round.

As Minnesota’s largest resort collection, we’re expanding our guest experiences, bringing two truly Minnesotan brands together. We look forward to welcoming you to Ruttger’s Bay Lake Resort soon!

Booking is open for Ruttger’s Bay Lake Resort! Reserve today and make your summer unforgettable.

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