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Sonicrunch

Valentines for the littlelady in Brainerd.What do you guys recommend?

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Sonicrunch

I am in the Cities, and I love going up to Brainerd. The little lady demands a trip for Valentines day. So I need a good hotel,(with a hot tub) and something to do.

And..................go!

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pegleg

I would go on Grand View Lodge's website and click on last minute vacancies. They normally have great deals on there the week prior to the weekend you want to go up there so it might be a little early for the great deals for Valentines weekend. All the properties are very nice, plus you have all the Grand View facilities to use.

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buddha

Any of the resorts will be fun, Gull, Pelican would be more then happy to get you a room. There is plenty to do by all of them(even fish!)

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JBMasterAngler

Cragun's is top notch. Have plenty of activities going on.

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gregg52

winter fest going on up in xlake this week end lots of things

plenty of place up the there check the brainerds chamber site lots of good info there

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ozzie

this weekend isn't Valentine's day though...LOL

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gregg52

oh ya

lol

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late night

The Quarter Deck is a nice place. Nice rooms and a good resturant.

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gregg52

i beg to differ on that one not sure bout the rooms

but eversince the fire i think the resturant isnt very good

but i havnt been there in like 6-7 yrs was there 3 times wwhen it re-opened it got worse everytime not to good on the food or service much better places than that to eat

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brainerdwalleye

Ernies always has great food

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WaveWacker

Cragun's is wonderful. May be a little more spendy but the little lady will like it. I also second a meal and cocktails over at Ernies.

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gregg52

ya we go there for happy hr and fish on fridays

good food

ernies i mean

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BoxMN

Smaller "off the beaten trail" place, but I saw while there last sunday that the Wolfhound just 4 miles south of Emily on Hwy 6 has a Valentines Days steak dinner for two special... They also have big dance area and band area, but didn't notice if they have band scheduled... Quite a ways from Brainerd though, but only about 6 miles from the Crosslake places, and there are a ton of places to the north, south or west, just not much to the east...

We will be up there for V day, but will friends kids with, so won't be out and about much for the drinkies wink

Have a fun V day wherever you go!

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