At The Njord, experience the allure of Freya’s romantic charm, Odin’s grandeur with sweeping Lake Superior vistas, and Thor’s serene ambiance, each unit echoing its unique Norse inspiration. Our Odin unit is one to see yourself!


INCREDIBLE 2 Bedroom, 2 Bath

Wake up to sunrises and calm lakes and dramatic waves and mesmerizing ships on Lake Superior in our Odin unit at The Njord. Enjoy this private, newly remodeled two-bedroom unit in Duluth’s central HART district. Arrive and you’ll know why this property was named “Odin is Heaven” after the mythical Norse god. The most spacious property at The Njord, Odin, with its breathtaking views of “wind and sea,” capture the Norse-inspired essence of the property and location.
Built in 1933, history meets modern in this landmark boutique building that has been lovingly restored and remodeled with thoughtful attention to detail, including large windows, tall ceilings, a mix of original exposed brick and reclaimed wood ceilings and tiled floor and comfortable, quiet flooring. Entering Odin’s private entrance on the street-level, you are greeted with the building’s restored architectural features before descending an open staircase to the spacious, private unit.

Check-in is 4 p.m. Check-out is 11 a.m.

To provide the best stay experience for all of our guests, no early check-ins or late check-out requests will be available.

Each of The Njord’s units have one (1) assigned parking spot. Please contact us if you need extra parking.


The 2,900 square-foot unit comprises of an open floor plan with full views of Lake Superior from the kitchen, lounge and dining areas as well as a statement electric fireplace. Each of the bedrooms also offers big views of the world’s largest freshwater lake. The two bedrooms are separated by a bonus living area furnished with comfortable sofa and chair seating, a game table and chairs that can be used for children’s time away from the adults playing games or searching for ships or an office away from home. In keeping with its Norse heritage, the Odin unit offers four access points to “wind and sea” from the lounge, secondary bedroom, bonus living space and the primary bedroom. Odin’s lounge, dining and kitchen space are fully appointed with the guest traveler in mind. A dining room set with a table and combination chairs and bench seats eight people. Both the dining area and the relaxing and calm seating area have front seat lake views for peaceful mornings sipping a cup of coffee before the day begins and an end-of-day gathering area for a cocktail and dinner or games.

The chef’s kitchen is entirely equipped with a spacious prep area, double sink, table-height island counter with three chairs, stainless-steel appliances, and cookware and utensils. There is nothing you’ll be missing for your comfortable stay in this kitchen. Leave everything at home!





Each bedroom is appointed with comfortable and quality mattresses and bedding, TV and a seating area for reading, working or gazing at the water. Hooks and storage are placed just where you need them for a weekend visit or extended stay. The primary bedroom, “the Captain’s Quarters,” has a king-size bed, seating area with access to the deck for outdoor seating. To add light and drama, an original 90-year-old window is a featured architectural centerpiece above the bed.

The bedroom also boasts a generous closet system and an ensuite bathroom with two vanities, a large walk-in shower with teak bench, soaking tub, a private water closet and features organic EO products. The second bedroom has a queen- sized bed and offers its own heritage touches with repurpose original ship port holes and reclaimed wood ceiling and wall behind the bed. Occupants of this room will enjoy their own privacy and time away with in-room swivel chairs for morning coffee and its own access to the outside deck. With a second bathroom located just off the kitchen, guests in second bedroom and bonus space have access to an angled walk-in shower, vanity and organic EO products. A guest powder room is located on the upstairs landing of the unit. A utility room close by the kitchen and bathroom has a stacked washer and dryer and laundry tub.


The Odin unit at The Njord is nearby fine restaurants and cafes, local coffeehouses, retail shops, parks and Duluth’s famous Lake Walk trail and Canal Park – all accessible in minutes out the front door. Whether staying for business or leisure, Odin is perfectly situated for an authentic and memorable Duluth/North Shore meeting, event, adventure or just time away. The HART District is the center of arts and entertainment with historic buildings, artisans and theatres.

A smart home, the space has modern amenities including smart TVs, digital thermostats and electronic entry keypads.


Duluths Top Rated

The Njord, nestled in the heart of Duluth, stands as a luxury vacation rental that is truly unparalleled. Merging history with modernity, this landmark boutique building offers a unique blend of features, history, and prime location, making it the top-rated and most sought-after vacation spot in Duluth.

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Outdoor Activities

With one of the greatest views of Lake Superior.  The Njord is steps away from top restaurants, shops, parks, and the renowned Lake Walk trail. It’s the gateway to Duluth’s vibrant HART District.

Incredible Nature

Built in 1933, The Njord marries history with modernity. Large windows, exposed brick, and reclaimed wood ceilings evoke the area’s rich heritage.

Amazing Food

Whether you’re a large group seeking a communal experience or a couple desiring intimacy, The Njord’s Norse-inspired units cater to diverse needs.

“One of the most beautiful stays in all of Duluth. Pretty incredible!”