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4.5 out of 5

"Nice short paths to walk by Lake Superior. Convenient location and clean quarters. " More

By a verified traveler on Wed 17 Jun 2020

Hotel Description

Hotel near Lake Superior, connected to the convention center in Washburn

On lake

A stay at this hotel places you within half a mile (1 km) of Lake Superior and 3 miles (5 km) of Houghton Falls Nature Preserve. Northern Great Lakes Visitor Center is within 9 miles (15 km) and Maslowski Beach is within 12 miles (20 km).

Beachfront dining

A restaurant and a bar/lounge are featured at this hotel. Traveling for business? Take advantage of the free WiFi in public areas, express check-out, and conference center. A garden and a picnic area are also provided.

Free WiFi, refrigerators

The individually furnished guestrooms offer free WiFi and free long-distance calls. TVs come with cable channels, and other amenities include refrigerators and coffee/tea makers.

Standard Room, 1 King Bed

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
$120* Per night/room Aug 2 - Aug 3

Traditional Suite, Multiple Beds

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Standard Room, 1 Queen Bed

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Standard Room, 2 Queen Beds

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 6 Max

The Washburn Inn - On the Lake ratings based on 16 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.5 out of 5 4.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.5 out of 5.0
Room comfort 4.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.5 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for The Washburn Inn - On the Lake

Everyone (10) Couples (3) Family (3)
4 out of 5
Nice short paths to walk by Lake Superior. Convenient location and clean quarters.

Posted by on Jun 17, 2020

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Comment from Hotel Management

Jun 30, 2020 by The Washburn Inn Staff

Thanks for staying at The Washburn Inn. We strive for a great experience for each guest. We are glad you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again.

5 out of 5
The rooms were very clean. Nice view of Lake Superior.

Posted by on Dec 8, 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

Jan 16, 2020 by The Washburn Inn Staff

Thanks for staying at The Washburn Inn and thanks so much for adding the photos. We hope to see you again soon and have a wonderful 2020.

5 out of 5
Beautiful place. Clean. Friendly. Nice area. Glad i stopped here.

Posted by on Oct 18, 2019

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5 out of 5
Good location. Very clean. Close view of the marina.

Posted by on Sep 24, 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

Sep 24, 2019 by The Washburn Inn Staff

Thank You for staying at The Washburn Inn. We are glad you enjoyed your stay and we hope to see you soon!

3 out of 5
It met our goal of a lower cost alternative to Bayfield

Posted by on Sep 14, 2019

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4 out of 5
Great view of the lake! The staff were very friendly. Free drink tickets to lakefront bar.

Posted by on Aug 27, 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

Sep 9, 2019 by The Washburn Inn

Thanks for staying at The Washburn Inn. We appreciate your feedback and we hope to see you again.

5 out of 5

Posted by on Aug 18, 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

Aug 19, 2019 by The Washburn Inn Staff

Thanks for staying at The Washburn Inn. We have a great town that is a hidden gem on Lake Superior. We hope to see you again.

5 out of 5

Posted by on Jul 28, 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

Jul 29, 2019 by The Washburn Inn Staff

Thanks for staying at The Washburn Inn. There is so much to see and do along Lake Superior in Washburn and we love hearing from our guests. We hope to see you again.

5 out of 5
We didn’t tell them on our reservation that we were celebrating our 40th anniversary. Out came a bottle of champagne from our friends at Washburn Inn on the Lake. Super friendly and accommodating staff. Will definitely stay there again.

Posted by on Jun 20, 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

Jun 21, 2019 by The Washburn Inn Staff

Thanks for spending your 40th anniversary with us! Congratulations and we hope to see you again.

5 out of 5
Washburn was such a wonderful small town to stay in with a beautiful view of Lake Superior!

Posted by on May 24, 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

May 27, 2019 by The Washburn Inn Staff

Thanks for staying at The Washburn Inn and thanks for leaving us a great review. We work hard to create a great guest experience and help our guests discover all that Washburn has to offer.

About the The Washburn Inn - On the Lake

Location 123 Harbor View Drive, Washburn, WI 54891

Property Features

There's a restaurant on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. WiFi is free in public spaces. The business-friendly The Washburn Inn - On the Lake also features a garden, a picnic area, and coffee/tea in a common area. This Washburn hotel is smoke free.

  • 35 guestrooms or units
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Conference center
  • Coffee in lobby
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Express check-out
  • Garden
  • Outdoor picnic space
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Refrigerator

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Transport

  • Airport: Duluth, MN (DLH-Duluth Intl.) (127 km / 78.9 mi)

Room Amenities

The Washburn Inn - On the Lake offers 35 air-conditioned accommodations with coffee/tea makers and designer toiletries. Each accommodation is individually furnished. Cable television is provided. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones; local and long-distance calls are complimentary (restrictions may apply). Housekeeping is provided daily. Renovation of all guestrooms was completed in December 2016.

  • Television
  • Cable channels
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee maker
  • Shower and tub combination
  • Rollaway beds (free)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Long distance calls (free)
  • Local calls (free)
  • Hair dryer
  • Designer toiletries
  • Telephone
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Air conditioning
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Unique furnishings
  • Connecting rooms available

Food & Drink

The Harbor View - This bar is located on the beach.

Nearby Activities

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Snowboarding nearby
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Casino nearby
  • Downhill skiing nearby
  • Cross-country skiing nearby

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.

  • Wheelchair accessible path of travel

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 3 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 10 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18

Special check-in instructions:

If you are planning to arrive after 10:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Guests arriving after 10:00 PM must make advance arrangements by contacting the property using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in information. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Free rollaway/extra beds!
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pet Policy

  • Pets: USD 25 per pet, per stay
  • Service animals are exempt from fees

Policies

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.

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.

  • Service animals are allowed
  • Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Staffed front desk
  • No cribs (infant beds) available
  • No elevators

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Pet fee: USD 25 per pet, per stay
  • Service animals are exempt from fees

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Washburn Inn Lake
  • Super 8 Washburn WI
  • Inn Washburn
  • Super 8 Washburn
  • Washburn Super 8
  • Washburn Lake
  • The Washburn On The Washburn
  • The Washburn Inn - On the Lake Hotel
  • The Washburn Inn - On the Lake Washburn
  • The Washburn Inn - On the Lake Hotel Washburn

You should know

  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.
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Frequently Asked Questions

*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.