On the beach
You'll be within 9 miles (15 km) of Cuyuna Country State Recreation Area and 12 miles (20 km) of Crosby Memorial Park. Paul Bunyan Land and Milford Mine Memorial Park are within 16 miles (25 km).
27-hole golf course
This smoke-free resort features a golf course, a full-service spa, and 2 restaurants. Families will appreciate the playground and barbecue grills. Enjoy the 2 outdoor tennis courts and perks like free self parking and free WiFi.
Sep 14, 2021 by Ruttger's Bay Lake Resort
Thank you for the perfect rating, Cynthia! We're thrilled to hear you had a great experience staying with us and hope to see you back soon!
Sep 22, 2020 by Erin at Ruttger's
Thank you for the review and for telling us about the lack of lighting and about the stairs. Can you let us know what unit or area you were staying so that we can get those things taken care of?Thanks!
Jul 21, 2020 by Ruttger's Bay Lake Lodge
Thank you for sharing your thoughts about your stay. Feedback is very helpful and we take it seriously. Stay tuned for new and exciting changes next season!
Jul 29, 2019 by Ruttger's Staff
We appreciate your feedback. Thanks for staying with us!
Jul 24, 2019 by Ruttger's Bay Lake Lodge
Thank you for the kind words. We are very happy that you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again soon.
May 13, 2019 by Ruttger's Staff
Thank you for your feedback! We look forward to welcoming you back to Ruttger's in the future!
The following facilities are closed seasonally each year. They will be closed from October 19 to May 1:
The following facilities are closed on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday:
Ruttger's Bay Lake Resort offers its guests a full-service spa, a golf course, and outdoor tennis courts. There are 2 restaurants on site, along with a coffee shop/café. You can unwind with a drink at one of the 2 bars/lounges. Public spaces have free WiFi. A 24-hour fitness center, spa services, and a library are also featured at the family-friendly Ruttger's Bay Lake Resort. Self parking is free. This 3-star Deerwood resort is smoke free.
Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi
Free self parking
Ruttger's Bay Lake Resort offers 162 air-conditioned accommodations with coffee/tea makers and hair dryers. Flat-screen televisions come with cable channels. Bathrooms include bathtubs or showers and complimentary toiletries. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include phones along with free local calls (restrictions may apply). Change of towels and change of bedsheets can be requested. Housekeeping is provided on request.
Ruby's Dining Room - This restaurant serves breakfast and dinner.
Zig's Restaurant - Overlooking the golf course, this restaurant serves lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Open daily.
Bear Pine Bar - Onsite cocktail bar. Open daily.
Auntie M's - Onsite coffee shop. Open daily.
Guests can play rounds at the 27-hole golf course and enjoy other recreation facilities including 2 outdoor tennis courts. Other recreational amenities include a 24-hour fitness center.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.
Guests can indulge in a pampering treatment at the resort's full-service spa, The Fine Line Spa & Salon at Ruttger's. Services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, facials, and manicures and pedicures.
The spa is open select days.
If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
Special check-in instructions:
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, and cash
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, and a smoke detector
Be prepared: check the latest COVID-19 travel requirements and measures in place for this destination before you travel.
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property
Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.
A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.
Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.
This property is managed by a professional host. The provision of housing is linked to their trade, business, or profession. This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Discover, debit cards, and cash. For guests' safety, the property includes a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, and a smoke detector in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F. Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; guests are provided with hand sanitizer. Contactless check-out is available. Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA).
Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:
We've listed all charges provided to us by the property.
The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.
This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.