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Balsam Beach Resort is located on the shores of Lake Plantagenet just 5 miles south of Bemidji, MN and in the heart of Northern Minnesota. We're the exclusive resort on the lake and have been here over 25 years!

Please come join us for your next group vacation, family getaway, or if you're looking to relax in a remote natural setting amongst the trees and wildlife that surround our amazing Northern Minnesota Resort.

Minnesota Family Resort

Lake Plantagenet features over 2,500 acres of prime fishing and is surrounded by pines and beautiful shoreline. We invite you to experience the quiet wilderness of this beautiful area. Our Bemidji resort is the perfect place for your fishing trip, family resort vacation or both! We invite you to come and relax in the comfort of our Up North setting and enjoy the splendor of all that Northern Minnesota has to offer. This is a Minnesota family resort that is perfect for your next vacation.

No matter whether you are interested in walleye fishing, multi-species fishing, swimming, water sports, hiking, ATV trails, biking or a quiet day soaking in the sun – Balsam Beach Resort has something for everyone. While we’re in the heart of Minnesota’s wilderness, we’re a short 5-minute drive to Bemidji, offering great shopping, dining, movie theater, health care, Bemidji State University, and much more. Please give us a call to book your preferred dates at our family resort near Bemidji, Minnesota.

"A vacation to remember. Let the simple pleasures of fresh air and sunsets on the lake work their magic on your mind and body."

Your Hosts: Clint and Patty

In 2019 we won Resorter of the Year!

Explore our history, find our location, check out the top rated fishing or our extensive recreation activities, look at what we offer for RV Camping, and check out our Cabins!

Did you know that Lake Plantagenet is the home of the MN State Record Perch (3lbs 4oz)! We’re also home to outstanding Minnesota walleye and jumbo perch fishing! Our 2022 Gillnet Survey was a whopping 16.1 walleyes per net, one of the highest in Minnesota. Please give us a call to find out when the best time is to come and catch Minnesota walleye.

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Just a reminder: There are no fireworks or firearms allowed on Balsam Beach property.
Please remember pets need prior approval, and we're a very family-friendly resort. If you are looking for a resort for heavy drinking and all night partying please don't choose us.