What time can I arrive at the
time is 3pm. Early check-in is subject to an additional charge.
What time do I have to leave by?
time is 9 AM. You are expected to be out of your cabin and off premise by the check-out time. A late check-out is subject to an additional charge.
Do you allow pets at the resort?
pets are allowed at the resort - either in the cabins or on resort grounds. If you have guests visiting you
while at the resort be sure they are aware of our no pet policy.
How do I figure out how much a cabin will cost?
determine the dates you want to come and which cabin you would like.
Next, find the season on the rate page that your dates come under.
Then look under the cabin you want and the length of stay to find
out the rate. Don't forget to add extra person charges if applicable.
Finally, add sales and room tax, which total 10%, to your bill.
How do I make a reservation?
us at, 800/221-7699 or 715/542-3765 or click on the availability link found on all pages of our website. If the cabin you want is open for the dates you request, we'll
reserve it for you pending receipt of your deposit.
How much of a deposit do I need?
deposit equal to half of the base rate is required to hold a reservation.
Base rate is the rate before adding extra persons or taxes.
When is the deposit due?
deposit is due within one week of making a reservation.
What happens to my deposit if I cancel
depends on if we are able to rerent your cabin for the same period you reserved.
Please see our cancellation
When do I pay my bill?
bill should be paid in full upon arrival. Late arrivals should pay the following morning.
Is the bedding furnished?
all the bedding is furnished. The beds will be made up for you prior
to your arrival.
Are towels included?
are not included. Bring your own towels or rent them at the office
for $2 a set.
What if I need a crib or high chair?
A. We have a limited number available. Let
us know before your arrival and if available we'll have them set up for you when
you arrive. back
SUMMER AND FALL QUESTIONS
Do you rent pontoon boats
and outboard motors?
Yes, we rent 6
pontoon boats from 12 to 18 ft long and also 9.8 HP outboard motors. For details on our
boat and motor rentals click on
Can I bring my own boat and is there
you can bring your boat. There will only be a charge if you need
more than 2 mooring spots. We can't guarantee the availability of
extra mooring spots.
Is there a boat launch at the resort?
there isn't one at the resort. The public boat launch is 2 miles
from the resort.
When do you take guests water skiing?
permitting we take guests water skiing Monday thru Friday while
on the Summer rates. Waterskiing starts at 9:30 AM. We go until we're out of skiers with each person getting one turn.
When is the best time to come up fishing?
best fishing is usually from mid May through mid June. December
ice fishing can also be excellent. September and October would be
the next best fishing time.
Where can I golf in the area?
are 7 golf courses within 20 miles of the resort. We offer discounts
for several courses to our
guests in spring and fall. back
What if there isn't enough snow to snowmobile?
While on winter rates, our snow
policy goes into effect if there isn't enough enough snow to ride. Under the snow
policy there is a cancellation fee of $25. After deducting the cancellation
fee from you deposit, the remaining balance becomes a snow credit.
A snow credit can be used at any time of the year and is good for
two years at Idle Hours Resort.
When is the snow policy
The snow policy is in effect
if the snowmobile trails are closed or the clubs are not grooming
due to a lack of snow. The snow policy will not go into effect until
72 hours before your scheduled arrival. If you cancel before that
our regular cancellation policy applies.