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Madden's on Gull Lake is located at:

11266 Pine Beach Peninsula
Brainerd, MN 56401

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(888) 450-5189

Reunions, Weddings, & More

With stunning views of Gull Lake, gorgeous facilities, and fun activities for people of all ages, Madden's is a favorite destination for weddings, family reunions, and other special gatherings. Each event receives individualized, special care and attention to ensure you and your guest enjoy a memorable occasion.


With over 80 years of experience, our professional team of event and wedding coordinators will skillfully guide you through the preparations that will make your special day unforgettable. From romantic proposals to amazing honeymoons, Madden's is perfect for wedding moments of all kinds.

Family Reunions

Our team of event coordinators are highly skilled in setting up the arrangements for special family gatherings. In addition to our normal lodge accommodations, the Lakehouse and Strawberry Hill homes provide spacious family lodging for larger groups of 12 or more.

Holiday Parties

Madden's is the perfect place for your next holiday party. Your employees, club, or clients will enjoy our facilities while experiencing a truly memorable event. The Classic Grill can host groups of up to 100 and the lavish Town Hall is perfect for groups of up to 600.

If you're interested in holding your next event at Madden's on Gull Lake, submit a contact form or call us at (888) 450-5189

Resort Amenities

Madden's on Gull Lake offers more recreational opportunities than any other resort in the Midwest. Whether you're looking to do it all or do absolutely nothing, we're sure you'll find something satisfying at our resort. Submit a contact form or call us at (888) 450-5189 for more information today.

Tennis & Croquet Club

Here you'll find six tennis courts along with the best in bentgrass croquet and lawnbowling. We also have shuffleboard, basketball, sand volleyball, and more. Our recreation staff can even assist you in planning group recreation activities. Best of all, Resort & Basic Resort Package guests are free to use these facilities during their stay.

All Things Water

A visit to our resort wouldn't be complete without spending a great day on beautiful Gull Lake. Guests can learn to waterski and wakeboard at our Water Ski School or take a rowboat or canoe out on the lake. We also offer fantastic guided fishing trips, an incredible lake water park with trampolines and more, and a beach where you can kick back and relax. If the lake doesn't float your boat, Madden's has 5 swimming pools (3 indoor) along with several whirlpools and hot tubs for you to enjoy.

Adventure Cove

One of the things that makes Madden's a perfect place for families are the kids programs at Adventure Cove. Kids 4-12 can experience safe and exciting summer activities while Mom and Dad enjoy our facilities without worry. Parents can play golf and tennis, shop, or just relax and the kids will go home with fun filled stories about their summer vacation at Madden's.

Trap Shooting

Experience a sport that's unique to Madden's right here on our grounds. A scorekeeper and trap setter will give instruction and assist you with shooting. Shotguns will be provided.


Madden's has access to over 100 miles (58 paved) of biking trails through the Northwoods. We offer bike rentals so that your family can venture around the Madden's property or tour around Gull Lake.

The Spa at Madden's

Rejuvenate your body and mind at our incredible spa just a few feet from Gull Lake. The Spa at Madden's offers a relaxing and unique menu of spa services including massages, facials, manicures, and pedicures to help you melt your stresses away.

Submit a contact form or call us at (888) 450-5189 for more information about our amenities

Vacations at Madden's

Whether you're coming to Madden's to enjoy the beautiful waters of Gull Lake or to play some of the finest golf in Minnesota, we have a variety of packages and accommodations to make your next Northwoods vacation perfect. We offer a classic resort experience that allows you enjoy our amenities at your own pace and gives you the convenience, comfort, and relaxation you expect from a first class vacation destination.


Many of our guests come to Madden's for a worry and hassle-free vacation experience. In order to make you stay more enjoyable, we offer 3 packages, the European Plan, the Madden's Resort Package, and the Basic Resort Package that make it simple to access our dining facilities and recreation amenities.
Submit a contact form or call us at (888) 450-5189 for more information about our packages and rates


Each room at Madden's offers stunning views and comfortable ambiance that our guests love. Whether it's looking over the lush greens of our finely manicured golf courses or the blue water of Gull Lake, each room has a truly impeccable view. In addition to incredible views, some of our rooms offer a variety of modern appliances, numerous bedding options, and more. If you're planning to stay for an entire week or just a short weekend, we're sure to have a room that's perfect for your needs.
Submit a contact form or call us at (888) 450-5189 to check rates and availability today.

Spa Packages

Our resort is the perfect place to relax and rejuvenate which is why the Spa at Madden's is a favorite among our guests. We offer a unique menu of spa services including massages, manicures, and pedicures, so you can kick back and indulge your senses.

Romantic Getaways

Madden's on Gull Lake is the perfect weekend retreat for couples looking for a romantic getaway. Our special romance package allows couples to enjoy two nights of lodging in a beautiful room with wine, dinner, and chocolates.
Submit a contact form or call us at (888) 450-5189 to check availability and rates.


We love to make the resort experience as fun and memorable for our guests as we can. On some weekends, we offer special packages to celebrate summer holidays and more. During these special weekends, our guests enjoy not just the finest resort accommodations, dining, and receptions, but also special access to our popular, premium amenities. 
To start planning your next vacation at Madden's on Gull Lake, submit a contact form or call us at (888) 450-5189 today!

Golf at Madden's

Madden's on Gull Lake offers a golfer's paradise complete with 63 of the most finely manicured holes in Minnesota. With three stunning 18-hole courses along with a 9-hole executive course, golfers of all skill levels are sure to have an exhilarating and memorable experience. Submit a contact form or call us at (888) 450-5189 for more information today!

The Classic at Madden's

The Classic at Madden's is our premiere, award-winning championship course. Since it's first season in 1997, golfers and golf critics, alike have been blown away by its stunning features and dramatic scenery. Golf Week has named The Classic as the top public course in Minnesota and Golf Digest has ranked our course as 33rd on the list of the best public courses in America. We invite you to come and experience this fine golf course for yourself.

Madden's Pine Beach East

Since the 1920's the historic Madden's Pine Beach East course has provided golfers with unique and exciting golf experiences. This course includes two reachable par 5's and a driveable par 4 that allow accurate golfers the chance to score eagles. The Madden's Pine Beach East course also features a unique and unusual par 6, which is a favorite among the golfers who come to play here.

Madden's Pine Beach West

The Pine Beach West course is quick to get around, but challenges golfers with wooded fairways and tricky pin placements. You'll need every club in your bag for this course, but if you take "The Owner's Challenge" and break par, your round is on us.

The Social 9

Madden's on Gull Lake also offers of all ages and skill levels a unique 9-hole executive course. The Social 9 makes a for perfect warm up round or a place for beginners to learn and develop their abilities. Whether you're having a quick skins game with your friends or teaching the kids to love the game, you're sure to have a fun and enjoyable time on this course.


Madden's on Gull Lake has two incredible practice facilities and offers first-class golf instruction from PGA professionals. You'll have the opportunity to work with our pros and hone your skills to make your next round at Madden's even more exciting and memorable.

To reserve tee times, plan group outings, book lessons, or to get more course information, please complete our contact form or call us at (888) 450-5189.

Meetings & Corporate Events

Madden's on Gull Lake is the perfect destination for corporate meetings, conferences, and other business events. Organizations ranging in size from 4-800 come to our resort to take advantage of our spacious and luxurious meeting facilities as well as our fun and relaxing recreation amenities. From the hundreds of acres of Northwoods beauty to the miles of Gull Lake shoreline, our resort is sure to provide a memorable meeting experience.

Town Hall Conference Center

Ranked as one of the top resort meeting venues in Minnesota, our Town Hall Conference Center is the largest of our meeting facilities and can comfortably accommodate groups of up to 700 people. The town hall has generous room for exhibits and more while our smaller meeting rooms are perfect for breakout sessions and other smaller business events.


Our three dining rooms will seat 200 people each and provide your event attendees with the finest dining experience available. Our team of professional event planners are available to work with you to carefully plan the perfect menu for your group to enjoy.

To start planning your next corporate event, complete a contact form or call us at (888) 450-5189


Madden's on Gull Lake is home to an incredible range of dining options featuring amazing cuisine created by our accomplished and multicultural chefs. You're sure to experience the versatility and variety at one of Madden's seven restaurants. Whether you decide cool off with a sandwich and soda at The Lobby Cafe, have an intimate, casual dinner of steak and fine wine at The Classic Grill, or enjoy one of our other stunning dining experiences, you'll certainly find something to fall in love with.

Submit a contact form or call us at (888) 450-5189 for more information about our dining options.
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11266 Pine Beach Peninsula
Brainerd, MN 56401

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