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4 Miles to Yellowstone National Park! Good Dates Still Open

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Yellowstone Historic Turn of the Century Farmhouse


Last updated: 07/03/2015
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  • Minimum stay:4 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

This spacious, newly redecorated historic home, sits comfortably along the Old River Trail Road that leads directly to Historic Arch entrance to Yellowstone National Park, just four miles away. Used at the turn of the century as a railroad wayside home for travelers to Yellowstone National Park, this historic home has the same expansive views of the magnificent Electric Peak, the surrounding mountain ranges and rolling pastures. You may see antelope, buffalo, grazing in the surrounding fields. The home is available year round for holidays or special get-aways intended for family relaxation, work and play. With easy access to Yellowstone Park’s only year-round entrance you can experience its world famous geysers, bubbling paint pots, the Boiling River Hot Springs close to Gardiner, and abundant wildlife including bears, wolves, coyotes, deer, elk, pronghorns, mountain goats, big horn sheep, eagles.

This home has a fully supplied kitchen and large dining room for gatherings, TV, DVD player, washer/dryer, fine linens and towels. Other amenities provided are laundry powder, hand and body soap. Just bring your clothes and food!

You'll love the expansive yard with its shade trees, lilac bushes, picnic table, BBQ grill and lawn furniture. Just picture yourself there, as you absorb the peace and quiet of the Rocky Mountains in all of their glory, as you look out on Electric Peak and the surrounding pastures.
Yellowstone Historic Vacation Home sleeps 9-11 in four bedrooms w/ 3 baths. It offers the following:
* Spacious kitchen
* Morning Room & Large Dining Room
* First Floor Bedroom w/ Queen Bed and Downstairs Hallway bath
* Second Floor Master Suite w/ King Bed
* Second Floor Bedroom w/ 2 Queen Beds & Shared Upstairs Hallway Bath
* Second Floor Bedroom w/ Daybed & 2 Bunks & Shared Upstairs Hallway Bath
* Office/Work area w/ phone & internet & mountain view
* Wireless throughtout the home
* Unlimited complimentary long distance domestic calls
* A spacious yard, BBQ grill and picnic table
* Board games and toys for children of all ages
* Satellite TV and VCR
* Charging dock for portable devices


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Property Type

  • Farmhouse
  • 3000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional
  • Massage


  • Events Allowed
  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters
  • Children Welcome:

    The home is a wonderful place to have family activities for children 5 and up. The beautiful stairway may be difficult for younger children...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed:

    Please see out Yellowstone Getaway property just up the road; it's perfect for four legged family members...moreless

  • Wheelchair Inaccessible:

    Due to the vintage ofthis love home, it cannot offer wheelchair access, please see our Yellowstone Getaway property with a ground level entrance and first floor Master Bedroom and on suite Bath...moreless

Bedrooms: 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 13, Beds for 11-13

  • Bedroom 2: 1 twin/ single, 2 bunk bed

    Second Floor, Upstairs Hallway Bath...moreless

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    First Floor, Hallway Bath...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 2 queen

    Second Floor, Upper Hallway Bath...moreless

  • Bedroom 4: 1 king

    Second Floor Master Bedroom, with Onsuite Bath...moreless

  • Bedroom 5: 2 twin/ single


  • Bedroom 6: 2 twin/ single


Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms


  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games For Kids
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
  • VCR
  • Video Library


  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Museums
  • Restaurants

Leisure Activities

  • Bird Watching
  • Horseback Riding
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Mountain
  • Mountain View:

    Beautiful views of surrounding mountains, including Electric Peak and other mountains at the north side of Yellowstone National Park....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Swimming


  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining:

    Wonderful conversation and family sharing during dinner...moreless

  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 8 people


  • Air Conditioning:

    Provided in some rooms...moreless

  • Basic Soaps
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Dialup Access
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Safe
  • Shampoo
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet


  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker:

    Please enjoy our complimentary Yellowstone morning blend ...moreless

  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items:

    Please contact us for a condiment list; you may select items to have available upon your arrival, or contact the Gardiner Grocery to place your order for delivery....moreless

  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Small Cooler

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional


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from 34 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Standard Rate
Apr 30 - Sep 30, 2015
4 night min stay
Low season Late
Oct 1 - Dec 31, 2015
4 night min stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Security Deposit $300
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $350
  • Cleaning $200
  • Tax Rate 7%


Rates are for up to 9 people.

$500 Security deposit (refundable, minus $180.00 cleaning fee) •Security deposit required to reserve.

Balance is due 45 days prior to arrival.

We accept Visa, Master Card, American Express and checks.

Owner requests no alcoholic beverages be consumed on the premises.

Rates are subject to change without previous notice

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Last updated: 07/03/2015
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10 minute walk to Yellowstone River, Yellowstone National Park boundary is just a half mile away. This historic home, one of the few remaining of the old town of Electric, is at the base of Electric Peak - buffalo and pronghorn antelope can frequently be seen grazing in the fields around the home.


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  • Yellowstone Historic Turn of the Century Farmhouse

    Yellowstone Historic Turn of the Century Farmhouse

  • Enjoy an evening BBQ in the shaded back yard

    Enjoy an evening BBQ in the shaded back yard

  • View of Electric Peak from the yard

    View of Electric Peak from the yard

  • Abundant wildlife viewing at your door

    Abundant wildlife viewing at your door

  • Fishing is great in the Yellowstone River!

    Fishing is great in the Yellowstone River!

  • Winter Evening at the Historic Yellowstone Farmhouse

    Winter Evening at the Historic Yellowstone Farmhouse

  • Electric Peak

    Electric Peak

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