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Soak it all in

Bluefin Bay’s resort amenities have to be pretty spectacular to contend with the greatest of lakes and the gorgeous Lusten-Tofte scenery. Mission accomplished.

Take your pick. Relaxing in our signature outdoor heated pool and hot tub overlooking the lake, our indoor pool and whirlpool, either of two saunas, or take a stroll along the moonlit lakewalk. Whether you’re looking for adventure, romance or just soul-soothing R&R, Bluefin Bay has it. Only Bluefin Bay offers guests an experience as great as the lake itself.

Outdoor Pool & Hot Tub

Outdoor Pool & Hot Tub - Bluefin Bay ResortBluefin Bay is home to the only year-round outdoor pool and hot tub overlooking spectacular Lake Superior. Relax in the heated pool as the sun glistens off the lake. Or, enjoy the bubbling, steamy hot tub as soft snowflakes fall around you. This amenity is a guest favorite and can be enjoyed no matter the season. The facility also features a sauna, an exercise room with an elliptical, treadmill, stationary bike and stair-stepper, and men’s and women’s changing rooms complete with showers and guest towels.

Indoor Pool & Hot Tub

Bluefin Bay Ammenities - Indoor Pool and Hot TubThe indoor pool and hot tub in our Recreation Center provides the perfect swimming opportunity for all. The 20’ x 40’ pool has depths ranging from 3’ to 8’ - large enough to accommodate families at play, as well as lap swimmers. Our indoor pool is open extended hours and includes a sauna and men’s and women’s changing rooms complete with showers and guest towels. A game room is located adjacent to the indoor pool area, featuring a variety of arcade games for children of all ages.


Looking for the perfect place to relax and let off a little steam after a busy day? Bluefin Bay features two state-of-the-art saunas, one at each of our pool facilities. Use is complimentary with your stay.

Fitness Center

Complete with a grand view of Lake Superior to keep you motivated while working out, our fitness center, located at the Outdoor Pool building, features an eliptical, treadmill, stationary bike, and stair-stepper. Men's and Women's changing rooms, complete with lockers and showers, are also on site for your convenience. 

Spa & Wellness Center

Spa and Wellness CenterBluefin Bay guests are invited to discover the relaxation and renewal at Waves of Superior Spa. Enjoy the full spa experience and service menu at our new Waves of Superior Spa at Surfside, just a mile away. At Waves of Superior Spa, nurturing you is our second nature. Bluefin Bay guests receive a 5% discount on spa services.


Bluefin Bay Yoga ClassYoga sessions at Bluefin Bay Family of Resorts take place on weekends throughout the year in the Bluefin Bay Tofte Room and are complimentary with your stay.

Our on-site professional yoga instructor welcomes partipants of all skill levels. Stop by or call Guest Services to sign up.



Coho Cafe at Bluefin Bay Resort, MNBluefin Bay offers two award-winning restaurants on the resort property. The Bluefin Grille is a full restaurant and bar located on the bay. The Grille serves up some of the most breathtaking views on the North Shore, as well as regionally inspired cuisine, including fresh Lake Superior Trout and Bluefin, and more.

The Coho Café & Bakery is located near Tofte Cove, on the east end of the property. Coho Café is best known for its award-winning pizza, fresh baked breads and pastries, and specialty soups and salads. Coho also offers picnic lunches for your daily excursions. Both restaurants deliver to Bluefin Bay guest condos on weekends year round; daily during the summer.


Bluefin Bay Lakewalk

Beginning at Tofte Cove and winding along the Lake Superior shoreline through Bluefin Bay, the lakewalk is one of our most precious amenities. Enjoy a moonlit or starlit stroll along the lakewalk as the waves lap against the rocky shoreline. The trail continues through the Bluefin Bay property and down to Tofte Park where there is a picnic area and boat launch. Rumor has it that many marriage proposal has occurred on this romantic walk.

Campfire & Beach

North Shore at Bluefin Bay ResortOne of the hallmarks of Bluefin Bay is the beautiful bay itself, surrounded by a fully accessible cobblestone beach. Here guests can get up close and personal with Lake Superior in all her glory. The beach offers a fire pit and campfire area. In the summer and early fall, the beach becomes a gathering place for guests to enjoy live music, Saturday night BBQ’s and s'mores.

Recreational Equipment

Bluefin Bay Recreational Equipment

Bluefin Bay provides complimentary recreational equipment for all seasons. In the winter, we offer guests complementary use of ice skates, cross country ski equipment, and snowshoes. In the spring, summer and fall, we provide mountain and road bikes, kayaks and guided kayaking excursions, hiking trail guides and backpacks, tennis equipment, badminton and bocce ball sets, and more - all to help you enjoy the great outdoors.

Ice Rink

Ice Rink at Bluefin Bay ResortIn the winter our ice rink, located near the children’s play area, offers hours of enjoyment for those figure skater wannabes, a family skating outing, or a pick up hockey game. On weekends, all are invited to gather around the campfire for stories and s'mores.

BBQ Grills

BBQ Grilling at Bluefin Bay MNA number of gas barbeque grills are located throughout the resort and available for use all year long. Grills are located adjacent to the Tennis Court, near the Recreation Center and indoor pool, across from units 1-9, between units 57 and 58, across from units 64-69 and next to units 70-72. Large charcoal grills are also available at Tofte Park, located just a short walk from Bluefin Bay. Both provide the perfect opportunity for lakeside cookouts and picnics.

Tennis Court

Tennis CourtsOur onsite tennis court, open to players of all skill levels, is available for play as long as light permits. Complementary tennis rackets and balls are available for guest use through Guest Services.

Children’s Play Area

Bluefin Bay Children’s Play AreaLocated adjacent to the tennis court, our children’s play area provides the perfect recreational opportunity for your kids to enjoy the outdoors. The children’s play area features swings, slide, climbing bars, and more.

Shuttle Service

Bluefin Bay Shuttle ServiceSit back, relax, and leave the driving to us during your fantastic North Shore getaway. Our complimentary shuttle service runs to and from area hiking, biking, cross country skiing, and snowshoeing trailheads. Bluefin Bay also shuttles guests to and from Lutsen Mountains Ski Resort throughout the winter season.

Guest Services

Guest Services at Bluefin Bay ResortOne of the hallmarks of Bluefin Bay is our warm and friendly hospitality. We enthusiastically welcome new guests and are delighted to greet a large number of return guests each year. Our Guest Services staff is available 24 hours per day, 7 days a week to help make your stay with us an enjoyable one. Let us be your North Shore concierge and help you plan a memorable vacation getaway. Guest Services is located in the lobby of the main check-in building at the entrance to Bluefin Bay, just off North Shore Scenic Drive (Highway 61).  Check in time is anytime after 4pm and check out time is by noon.

WIFI & Internet Access

Bluefin Bay WIFI & Internet Access

Bluefin Bay offers free WIFI throughout the resort and a guest computer with Internet access in the lobby of the Guest Services building. Our business center in Guest Services will also provide photocopies or fax services as needed.