Resort Services

Temperance Landing’s resort amenities have to be pretty spectacular to contend with the greatest of lakes and the gorgeous Lusten-Tofte scenery.

Take your pick. Only Temperance Landing offers guests an experience as great as the lake itself.

Guest Services

One of the hallmarks of Temperance Landing is our warm and friendly hospitality. Our Bluefin Bay Guest Services department can be reached 24 hours a day by dialing 663-7220 from your in-room phone. They would be happy to assist you with anything from future reservations to area information.

Guest Services has a variety of sundries available upon request including: Toothbrush, Toothpaste, Band-aids, Deodorant, Soap, Sewing Kits, Emery Board, Shampoo and Conditioner, Lotion, Shaving Cream, Razors, Tampons and Sleeping Masks.


It is our policy not to disturb our guests during their stay, so if you are needing any additional supplies, towels, linen service or cleaning, dial 663-7220 from your in-room phone between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m.


If you have any maintenance issues in your unit that need tending to, please contact Guest Services by dialing 663-7220 from your in-room phone.


Indoor Pool Facility at Waves of Superior

Temperance Landing guests have free unlimited access to the indoor pool, whirlpool and sauna at our sister resort – Surfside on Lake Superior. Indoor pool hours are 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. and access is provided with your room key card. Adult pool hours are 8-9 a.m. and 9-10 p.m. The pool area features a vaulted pine ceiling, L-shaped lap pool with depths ranging from 3’-4’, a hot tub overlooking Lake Superior, sauna, and men’s and women’s changing rooms with showers and towels.

Fitness Center & Sauna

Temperance Landing guests have access to our premium fitness center, located in the Waves of Superior Spa and Recreation Center. The center features a treadmill, elliptical, stationary bike, and free weights with weight bench. The pool and fitness center hours are 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. daily; access is provided with your room key card.

Relax in our rustic cabin community sauna on Lake Superior’s edge – open only to guests of Temperance Landing. This old fashioned, classic Finnish sauna is located on the south end of the property in a restored 70-year-old log cabin operating here since the 1930’s. The Star of the North Sauna is large enough to accommodate a group of 8-10 people. The sauna is complete with a shower room and changing area. For sauna information and instructions, click here.

Recreation Equipment

Bike-path and mountain bike rentals are included as part of your stay at Temperance Landing and the area offers trails for both that meet all skill and ambition levels.

We offer a variety of board, puzzle, and family games to keep the whole party entertained. Stop by Guest Services to see our assortment.

Ice Skates
From toddler to teen to adult – we’ve got you covered for your ice skating needs at Bluefin Bay Family of Resorts. During the winter months, stop by our Activities Department in Guest Services at Bluefin Bay or Surfside to check-out a pair of ice skates.

Men’s, women’s, and children sizes are available to check-out at Guest Services. Inquire with our Activities Staff or Guest Services on local trails and recommendations.

Cross-Country Skis
Check out cross country ski equipment on your own or join one of our guided cross country ski excursions. Our guided cross country skiing is aimed at beginners and we’ll teach you the basics of Nordic skiing as you take in the beautiful scenery of our north woods.

Please note that there is a 4 hour time limit on recreation equipment check-out.

Guided Tours

Bluefin Bay Family of Resorts offers an assortment of guided tours throughout the year. During the warmer months, guided hiking to area trails is offered nearly every day. If you are signed up for a hiking tour, meet at Bluefin Bay Guest Services at your scheduled time. Kayaking is slotted for three times per day in late-June, July, and August. If you are signed up for a kayaking tour, meet at the kayak shack along the lakewalk, near Bluefin Grille. During the winter, snowshoe and cross-country skiing guided tours are offered regularly, depending on trail and snow conditions. Click here to check the activities schedule and to sign-up for tours or dial 663-7220 from your in-room phone.


The refrigerator in each of our Temperance Landing units makes crushed ice. Additional ice is located in the Guest Laundry building at Surfside.

Barbeque Grills

Each Temperance Landing log home has a gas BBQ grill located on the lakeside porch.

Waves of Superior Spa

Our treatments are designed to relax the mind, relieve the body, and rejuvenate the spirit. Waves of Superior Spa offers a full range of massage, body treatments, skincare services, and manicures and pedicures. The spa can be reached by dialing 663-6888 from your in-room phone.


Coin operated laundry and change machine located in the Surfside Guest Laundry facility, behind the Surfside Guest Services building.

Gift Shop

Our Gift Shops feature everything from charming souvenirs and gifts to hooded sweatshirts for those chilly North Shore days. Locations include inside the Bluefin Grille as well as in the Guest Services building.

The Surfside Guest Services building also offers a selection of gift shop items including jackets, mugs, candy clothing and more.


Sorry, Temperance Landing does not currently allow pets to stay in any of the cabins.


Temperance Landing Recycling Center is located across from unit 48. Temperance Landing recycles glass, aluminum, paper and cardboard products.


Our complimentary shuttle service runs to and from area hiking, biking, skiing and snowshoeing trailheads, as well as between Surfside and the Bluefin Grille and Coho Café. Bluefin Bay also shuttles guests to and from Lutsen Mountains Ski Resort throughout the winter season. Call Guest Services for availability by dialing 663-7220 on your in-room phone.