MN Romantic Resort-Birchcliff Villa-River Point Resort-Ely Minnesota

Birchcliff: one bedroom

MN Romantic Resort – Lakefront Sunrise

Ely MN Romantic Villa with Sundeck to “watch the rising sun”

Escape to a MN romantic resort, River Point Resort® & Outfitting Co. offering the lakefront Birchcliff Villa, one of three lodging accommodations, located in large Villa building situated next to a beautiful rock ridge with day-long southern exposure and lovely lake breezes making relaxing on the sundeck of Birchcliff pleasant.

This Lakefront Villa is immediately adjacent on level terrain to the water’s edge just 100′ away. Easy access to the Marina, Bait & Tackle Shop with complimentary fish cleaning daily, and the new state of the art Sauna with Garden Shower.


  • Spacious bedroom with new carpeting, queen bed with a lovely comforter, designer lamps, and artwork. Bedroom ceiling fan circulates air, and a large window in the bedroom provides fresh breezes and a lake view.
  • Bathroom is adjacent with large and comfortable double whirlpool tub, plus a shower, all surrounded by ceramic tile a bathroom window offering excellent cross ventilation with the bedroom window.


  • Lovely, relaxing living room with a double sleeper sofa, and all new tables and lamps done in the perfect decor for your wilderness experience.
  • Wood-burning fireplace rounds out the ambiance with plenty of complimentary firewood for cozy evenings “in front of the fire”.
  • Full Kitchen with all electric appliances, new wooden plank flooring flowing from kitchen to living room adds a woodsy, yet upscale setting. Dine at the table and chairs in the kitchen area or dine outdoors. Your choice!


  • Sundeck with a dining table and two chairs with eastern lakefront view makes breakfast time a wonderful experience, as you watch the rising sun, its warmth upon your face while sipping your morning coffee. Evenings are also a great time to dine outside, as the sundeck offers a partial lake-view to the south making for a romantic setting at this MN romantic resort.
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  • High Speed Broadband Fiber Optics WIFI in all accommodations. River Point is one of the few properties in the entire area that have high speed fiber optics. Whether you want to upload your walleye catch photo to your friends on social media, connect with friends on email, or do a bit of business, we have you covered.


  • Air-conditioned
  • Kitchen with electric appliances and plenty of cabinets and counters make cooking a breeze.
  • •  Wood-Burning Fireplace•  Cooking & Eating Utensils
    •  Complimentary Firewood•  Glassware & Wine Glasses
    •  Private Whirlpool Bathtub for two plus shower•  Blender & Hand Mixer
    •  Bedroom with one queen bed, plus full sleeper sofa in the living room•  Drip Coffee Pot & Toaster
     New custom wooden plank kitchen/living room flooring•  Hair Dryer
    •  Electric Refrigerator•  Ceiling Fans
    •  Microwave Oven•  Air Conditioning
    •  Electric Range & Oven•  Electric Heat Throughout
    •  Dishwasher•  Deck Table &  Two Chairs
    •  Cookware•  Gas Grill

Ideal For A MN Romantic Getaway

Enjoy the amenities of the Birchcliff Villa when on your special Minnesota romantic getaway vacation…anniversary, mini-moon, honeymoon, birthday and more. Think about adding on the special Honeymoon & Romance Package for two persons complete with unlimited use of a 16′ boat with 15 hp motor, unlimited canoe use, wine, chocolates and so much more. It’s an amazing Package addition to this lodging choice.

Perfect For A Fishing Package Getaway For Two

Lakefront, and just a few steps from the Marina and docks makes Birchcliff Villa an easy access for early morning fishing. Slip out of the Marina and away you go for a few hours of fishing adventure amidst the multitude of bays, inlets, coves, and islands. Explore, fish, have a shore lunch, enjoy your Fishing Getaway Package.

River Point Resort® & Outfitting Co. is a Pet Free Facility. We are happy to recommend area kennels.

Just ask!

River Point accommodations are Smoke Free. Smoking is optional on sundecks and patios. We request that cigar smoking is kept to a minimum and occurs in the parking lots, on the hiking trail, and on the water.





Accommodates up to 3 persons maximum with 2 adults and 1 young child under 10. Best suited for 2 persons.


Deposit: 50% – 

DatesPersonsWeek RatesDay Rates
5/11 thru 5/171-2$749$149
5/18 thru 5/311-2$949$189
6/1 thru 6/141-2$1199$239
6/15 thru 6/281-2$1349$269
6/29 thru 8/21-2$1499  $299
8/3 thru 8/161-2$1399$279
8/17 thru 8/231-2$1199$239
8/24 thru 9/281-2$999$199



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Lodging and package rates subject to 7.375% MN sales/county tax, 4% lodging tax, and 6% resort fee. Motorized boat rentals subject to 7.375% MN sales/county tax and 6% resort fee. Rates subject to change.

FYI: The resort fee supports high speed internet service in accommodations, incoming faxes, supply of split firewood for wood-burning fireplaces and the three outside fire pits, twice weekly “Courtesy Call” to replenish items, such as TP, coffee filters, trash bags, light bulbs, etc., and in-room welcome basket gift.

Resort fee also supports marina assistance including fish cleaning, maps, stringers, landing nets and minnow buckets.  In addition, guests have use of sit-on-top kayaks/playaks, paddle boats, paddle boards, and aluminum canoes on Birch Lake. Instructional canoeing, kayaking, paddle boarding is personalized by guest request. New sauna, hiking trail, two swim rafts, and more are provided for further enjoyment.

Gratuities for resort service personnel including housekeepers, marina and guide service, and Wildwood Lodge staff are at your discretion.

  • Rates subject to change without notice
  • A 3-night minimum preferred on partial week rentals. 3-night minimum required on Ely’s Blueberry Arts Festival of July 26-29. Single night rentals based on availability, and full week villa rentals are also available. 
  • Group rentals with multiple accommodations require minimum boat rentals during their entire stay. Marina

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