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"A Naturally Superior Destination"

Amazing sunset over Birch Lake at River Point Resort, a romantic MN resort

Honeymoon & Romance Packages

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Romantic Beauty

A honeymoon vacation celebration, or just getting away from your "everyday world" for a tranquil romantic Holiday is very special. Celebrate your special birthday, anniversary, engagement, or any special  time with a perfect romantic getaway in a premier wilderness lodge...secluded River Point Resort in Ely Minnesota. .  with a perfect romantic Minnesota MN honeymoon getaway resort package.

Enjoy each other's company without distractions, rejuvenate your spirits and energy, and immerse yourself in the beauty and serenity of River Point's Naturally Superior™ location on Birch Lake and the South Kawishiwi River at the doorstep of the Boundary Waters Canoe Area BWCA--a fabulous honeymoon destination and romantic getaway!

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 Accommodation Choices:

The romantic Minnesota Honeymoon/Romance Package may be added onto a number of River Point's lodging choices.

Two of the most popular are the Villas and the Chalets. To calculate your final cost, add the rental rate of the Villa or a Chalet to the Honeymoon/Romance Package rate listed below for the number of days you wish to be on vacation. 

 1)  Villas   or   2)  Chalets

 A Villa or a Chalet may be rented for a full week period or a short stay...for a few nights.

The Villas or any of the four new Chalets are complete with knotty pine interior and a rich "earth-tone" color palette providing the perfect North Woods atmosphere with all the amenities you desire:

  • Comfortable, spacious living room with wood-burning fireplace in newly redecorated Villas; gas fireplace in four new Chalets
  • Tastefully decorated "Up North" bedroom with queen bed
  • Full bathroom with huge whirlpool for two and shower, surrounded by lovely ceramic tile in Villas; designer bath with custom ceramic tile shower in Chalet accommodations
  • Lovely sundeck or private patio with a gas grill, picnic table and lounge chairs, and lakeview.
  • Fully equipped kitchen with all electric appliances, refrigerator, dishwasher, stove/oven, toaster, blender, drip coffee pot

Finest Luxury Minnesota Cabin in Ely

Riverview-Finest Luxury Cabin

Other Accommodation Choices:

You may select the new cabins called The Point or Riverview Luxury Cabins to combine with the special Honeymoon/Romance Package.

The Point and Riverview Cabins rent by the full week only.

Everything about theses amazing romantic cabins is new:

1) Riverview Luxury Cabin

  • Spacious living room with floor to ceiling gas fireplace with massive stonework, luxurious furnishings and French doors to lakefront sundeck with grill, lounge chairs, and picnic table
  • Designer kitchen with bar stool seating at a gorgeous granite counter in addition to lovely table and chairs dining with lakefront view
  • Romantic master suite with king bed, gas fireplace with stone front, huge 6' whirlpool bath for two, make-up area with sink, and separate room with 5' walk-in custom ceramic shower for two, and more.

2) The Point Luxury Cabin

                            Luxurious accommodations are always in season

  • Vaulted ceilings throughout...all knotty pine interior which is North Woods beautiful
  • Spacious living room with massive windows facing to the east and to the south with the water just 60' away, dramatic gas fireplace, comfortable, luxurious furnishings and decorator touches
  • Open plan designer kitchen with abundant counters, quality pecan cabinets, bar stool seating, plus a spacious kitchen dining area with lakefront water views. All the electric appliance...nothing has been overlooked
  • Most spacious and romantic bedroom with king bed, wall closet, dresser, and more

                  Honeymoon/Romance Package Rates

                               3 Nights        4 Nights        5 Nights        6 Nights        7 Nights      

Rates:              $495             $545             $590             $645             $695

     Honeymoon/Romance Package rate is added onto the rate of the accommodation selected.

  • Rates indicated are for two persons based on 2-persons maximum per accommodation
  • Honeymoon/Romance Package rate is in addition to the rate of the accommodation selected
  • Bait, fishing licenses, gas are additional
  • Reservations made over Ely's Blueberry Arts Festival (7/28, 7/29, 7/30), are subject to a 10% surcharge
  • Rate subject to 9.875% MN sales tax and local tax, plus a 6% resort fee*
  • Rates subject to change with or without notice
  • Deposit:  50%

*Resort Fee supports complimentary WIFI internet in all accommodations, abundant supply of split and stacked firewood for inside fireplaces and the three fire pit areas, marina, and waterfront assistance including complimentary fish-cleaning, battery recharging, maps, stringer, minnow buckets, in addition to complimentary use of sit-on-top kayaks, stand up paddleboards (SUP's), paddleboats, new guest sauna, private hiking trail, two swim beaches, floating islands rafts, etc.

Other services, such as twice weekly housekeeping "Courtesy Calls" to replenish items, such as TP, coffee filters, trash bags, etc. are included. Gratuities are discretionary and appreciated. Refer to Reservation page for more information.

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Newlyweds Salman S. and wife love the Riverview Cabin at River Point Resort

Newlyweds Salman S. and wife from Maple Grove, MN loved
the Riverview Cabin for their honeymoon getaway.


Your Package Includes:

-Unlimited plush toweling

 -Unlimited firewood for the wood-burning fireplace

-Welcome Basket of goodies

-Gourmet chocolates

-TV for watching movies with selection of over 100 video titles. (no regular TV reception) 

-Informal non-professional photo shoot to capture your "Wilderness Memories"

-Two passes to the world famous International Wolf Center

-Unlimited use of a 16' boat with 9.9 or 15 hp motor

-Unlimited use of a 17' canoe

-Four hours on a Specialty Boat: either a Pontoon Boat or ProFishing/Touring Boat (choice dependent upon availability)

Plus, there is a a special gift of a bottle of wine!

 Relaxing, Rejuvenating, Rekindling

In keeping with the celebration of "getting away from your everyday world", there is no TV reception in any accommodation at River Point. This romantic getaway package is all about just the two of you spending quality "together" time without the distraction of all the things that occur in your "everyday world" back home.

"Absolutely Incredible! Above Expectations! We were very impressed with how clean everything is in the villa. This has been a fantastic honeymoon...what a beautiful setting.

Being able to take out the boat at our leisure sure made things very convenient. Everyone's been so friendly and helpful. We'll be sure to come back, no doubt about it!"

                                            Toni & Jason E., staying in Aspenwood Villa

High comfort in a romantic lakefront Villa. Minnesota Resorts honeymoon destination

Relax in the comfort of Aspenwood & Stoneridge Villas
Also Included in the Package:

Enjoy unlimited use of an aluminum canoe during your special Honeymoon vacation Holiday. Explore the famous Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness, which is directly accessible from River Point's marina via the South Kawishiwi River. Have a picnic lunch or cook up fresh walleye at one of several campsites in route. A gentle downstream current brings you back to the resort facility.

Kayak on your romantic MN getawayOne- and two-person Kayaks and paddleboats are also freely available for your use with this package. Make a bonfire in the outside stone fireplace, watch the stars, listen to the loons, share your dreams with each other.

Hike River Point's own "Trail of Reflections," where you will have a bird's-eye view of each season's most awesome wonders. The trail will take you to glorious, picture-perfect vistas overlooking the Kawishiwi River, as well as to private spots deep within the forest. The trail is completely signed and has a trail reference guide for learning more about the North Woods.


Swim at the two sand beaches and relax on comfortable chaise loungers at the beach areas and sundecks sprinkled along the resort's extensive wilderness shoreline.

For a "Wild Up North Adventure", your inclusive Romance-Honeymoon Package includes two passes to the world renown International Wolf Center, located just 10 minutes away in Ely. A perfect rainy-day retreat or a cool refuge from the hot sun, the center offers information about the biology and environment of the wolf, and much more. Have a close encounter with the resident wolf pack as they roam their 1 1/4 acre home!

Sunrise. . .waiting for another beautiful day of boating on Birch Lake
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More Package Inclusions:

Enjoy four fun-filled hours on one of the following two SPECIALTY BOATS:  

  • Pontoon Boat with 25 hp motor, captain's chair, thick, comfortable, padded seats, swim-up ladder, canopy, life jackets, cushions
  • Pro Fishing Boat with 50-60 hp motor, live well, leather pedestal seats, electric trolling motor, locator, and life jackets.
  • PLUS:    
  • Unlimited use of a 16' Boat with 9.9 or 15 hp Motor, with life jackets, and boat cushions for each day of your stay

  (Choice of Specialty Boat based on availability. Gas additional on all boats.) 

~Boating and Fishing~


Cruise beautiful 20-long mile Birch Lake - Ely's largest and most undeveloped wilderness lake. Catch walleye, northern pike, small mouth bass, and crappie, enjoy the privacy of a multitude of bays, inlets, and islands, capture the glorious sunsets on camera, and truly relax in God's country.

Spend your honeymoon, anniversary, or special romantic getaway in an unparalleled wilderness setting...River Point Resort..."A Naturally Superior Location"™  for a Minnesota MN Honeymoon

Minnesota honeymoon package romantic moments at the lake. River Point Resort


"Someone was always anywhere we were to help us, even when we didn't ask for help! The service and accommodations here are the best we have ever seen!! Thanks for making our honeymoon perfect. See you soon."

                              Robin & Thomas G. staying in Birchcliff Villa



"This is our second visit, this time as a married couple. Both times its been great, relaxing, and lots of fun with plenty to do. The staff is second to none. Helpful and friendly. Thanks for the hospitality. See you next time!"

                            Randall & Tara G. staying in Windsong Chalet

Picnic on Birch Lake...special time when enjoying a MN romantic getaway cabin

Janet & David Z., Edina, MN take feasting on wine, cheese, and
fruit to new heights in the midst of wilderness beauty

"Very beautiful! I don't think there was one person on your staff that didn't help up out! Excellent employees & service. Thank you for a memorable honeymoon."

Adam & Charity M., staying in Riverview Luxury Cabin

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What About Dining?

Dining options in Ely are just a short 10-minute drive away from River Point, offering a wide variety of menu choices, from quick and inexpensive to gourmet dining. Consider breakfast in your accommodation, lunch out on the lake or trail, and an evening meal in town, or a special dinner just for the two of you in the peacefulness and quiet of your northern Minnesota North Woods retreat, whether for a romantic honeymoon or a romantic getaway resort vacation at River Point Resort. 

What if...

...I'm bringing my own personal boat, or if I just want to rent an accommodation and do not want the package inclusions?

This package plan might not be the best option for you. Instead, please refer to Cabin, Lodging and Rates for the choices of pricing on the various accommodations without a package, and for dockage fees, which are listed under the Amenities section of our website.

 River Point Resort Layout Map

Optional Guided Day Canoe Trip

Day canoeing into the Boundary Waters. Minnesota honeymoon resortsTake a deep breath, this is a day to be savored.  One of the experienced in-house guides will take you into the Boundary Waters Canoe Area for a fabulous full day of fishing, or just paddling and exploration. If you are not sure of your canoeing skills, join an instructional canoeing group class, or a "one-on-one" canoeing class can be arranged just for you prior to your canoe trip.

Includes: canoe, life jackets, bait, transport to entry point, fresh shore lunch cooked over an open campfire, and expert guide.

  • $350 per day for two persons; deposit of $100
  • Fishing license, tax, 6% service fee, guide gratuity extra
  • Rates subject to change without notice
  • Optional Guided Day Canoe Trip must be reserved when making initial reservation

Call now to to make your romantic honeymoon vacation a reality. Remember, it does not need to be your honeymoon to take advantage of this outstanding, inclusive romantic resort vacation package!

Bride's Guide to Northern Minnesota

"Located on a point where Birch Lake 
meets the South Kawishiwi River...Here's 
an ideal setting for a wedding ceremony..."

~River Point Resort~

     "Rejuvenate, Renew, Reconnect!"

 "We had a great time vacationing at River Point. You have a beautiful place to call home and we felt so welcome during our stay. Our time spent at your resort was beyond anything we could have imagined. From the lake and river. . .the walks on the romantic Trail of Reflections. . .to the comforts and privacy our Villa. . .we have many great memories. "

Our four nights went so quickly and we wish we would have spent the entire week. We have no doubt that our next visit will be longer. We are so happy that we chose River Point for our vacation! We spent many hours/days searching online for a place that we would want to come back to year after year and we found it at River Point!  

                              Don & Laurie S., staying in Aspenwood Villa 

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If you are ready to make your honeymoon resort getaway vacation package reservation or your romanitc getaway in Minnesota reservation at River Point Resort, please use the on-line form, send an e-mail or call 1-800-456-5580



If you would like more information, or you are ready to make a reservation, please use our on-line form, send us an e-mail or call 1.800.456.5580

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