Open May – October

The Nelson Resort is nestled in a no-wake bay with eastern exposure on Nelson Lake, Hayward WI. We offer affordable Cabin and Pontoon rentals.

Our accommodations provide great dock space for fishing & boating; access to trails suited for hiking, biking, hunting and ATV riding. You’ll enjoy generous views of the lake as the morning sun shines through your lakeside cabin.

Modern and newly updated housekeeping cabins: each features complete kitchen amenities, two bedrooms and, bathrooms with a shower. Complimentary Wi-Fi, kayaks, a paddle-boat, gas grills, fire pit and wood all available for your leisure.

Located only 5 miles from Hayward, WI where you’ll find a wide variety of activities for all ages.

We are smoke free and no pets allowed. Short stays welcomed.

Make your reservation today!

You’ll leave here relaxed, renewed, and refreshed.
We look forward to meeting you.







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2023 Rates:

Weekly Cabin Base Rates - 2 Person per week, $950.00 + tax

$300.00 Deposit 30 days prior to arrival.

Short stays accepted based on availability. $150/night (2-person), 2 night min.

Extra person per week - $100.00 + tax

Extra person per day - $25.00 + tax

Check in time: 3:00 p.m. Checkout time: 9:00 a.m.

Cabin rental payable upon arrival.

All cabins are smoke free and no pets are allowed

5 – Housekeeping cabins lake side with large windows, eastern exposure

All cabins newly renovated and comfortably furnished

Cabins: 1 - Queen suite, 4 - 2 bedrooms

All with spacious restrooms with showers

Complete Kitchens with gas cook stove and microwave

Heat and AC

Free WIFI and cable TV

Modern Boat docks available for all cabins

Modern fish cleaning house on site

Open MAY through October

Boat/ATV trailer parking on site

Free freezer service

Picnic tables and grills available

Remember to bring your own bath towels and toiletries.

Dish towels, dish soap, toilet paper & paper towels are provided.

On-site amenities, modern fish house w/freezer, fire pit with wood, picnic tables, gas grills, free kayaks use, and plenty of dock space for fishing & boating.

Public Boat ramp used (2 miles away) for all boat launching and loading. Owner assistance available upon request.

Located on ATV Trail.

$300 deposit is required 30 days before arrival. Cancellation refunds only if cabin is re-rented.



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Pontoon Rentals

22’ Weerse w/50HP motor

22’ Premier w/60HP motor

20’ Northwood (fishing) w/60 HP Motor

Pontoon rental – $200/Day or $1200/week, $100 deposit required prior to departure, tax and fuel + balance due upon return.

Departures and returns from The Nelson Resort location only.

Pickup time – 10:00A.M.  Return time 6:00 P.M.

Must be 21 yrs. old with a valid driver’s license to rent and operate pontoon.

Signed Rental/Liability Waiver required for each rental period. Damages assessed and settled upon return.