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Experience Montana in an Authentic Hand-Hewn Log Cabin.

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Last updated: 07/09/2014
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  • Minimum stay:1 night
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Bigfork cabin description

Nestled in 60 private, quiet acres, we are less than a mile walking distance from downtown Bigfork. Enjoy peace & quiet with lots of wildlife viewing, no phones, no internet, no maid knocking on your door in the morning. Walk or hike the property. Close to Bigfork, a picturesque town known for it summer theater, shops, galleries, and excellent restaurants. Golfing is nearby as well as two ski areas, Whitefish Mountain and Blacktail Mountain. Glacier Park International Airport is close by and Glacier National Park is about 40 miles away.
Our cabin was built from timber harvested on the property and it authentic in every way. Only built in 2005, our cabin is cozy and up to date inside. Frequented by dozens of deer and turkeys, wildlife viewing is comfortable sitting at the picnic table on the covered porch. The deer have been known to walk across the porch occasionally.
The cabin is operated as a housekeeping cabin with no maid service, and is supplied with linens and cooking equipment. The cabin has a kitchenette, but no oven. The porch has a gas BBQ. and there is also a large fire pit. Enjoy our hiking trail or bike on our property. Plenty of room if you are bringing a boat.
A no pet, no smoking property and no smoking anywhere on the property. We require a 50% deposit. A 14 day notice is required to cancel a reservation and receive a refund, less a $20 cancellation fee. Reservations cancelled less than 14 days will NOT be refunded the 50% deposit. There is NO refund for no-shows. OTHER SIMILAR UNITS AVAILABLE.

Keywords: Close to Bigfork, Lots of Wildlife, Private, Quiet

Property Type

  • 1 story
  • Cabin
  • 480 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Not Suitable For Children:

            Not suitable for children under 6 years of age....moreless

          • Pets Not Allowed
          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters
          • Non Smoking Only

          Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, Beds for 3-4

          Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

          • Bathroom 1

            ...moreless

          • Large bathroom with slate floors and shower.

          Kitchen & Dining

          • Kitchen:

            Kitchenette, with 4 burner cooktop and refrigerator....moreless

          • Dining Area Seats:

            4...moreless

          • Refrigerator
          • Microwave
          • Cooking Utensils
          • Dishes & Utensils
          • Coffee Maker
          • Toaster
          • Seating for 4 people

          Amenities

          • Heating:

            Propane stove for heating....moreless

          • Towels Provided
          • Hair Dryer
          • Iron & Board
          • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
          • Linens Provided
          • Gas Fireplace

          Other Amenities

              • fire pit

              Entertainment

              • CD Player
              • DVD Player
              • Television

              Outdoor Features

              • Lawn / Garden
              • Outdoor Grill
              • Deck / Patio

              Theme

              • Away From It All
              • Sports & Activities

              Activities

              • Restaurants
              • Swimming
              • Water Skiing
              • Snowmobiling
              • Kayaking
              • Jet Skiing
              • Rafting
              • Parasailing
              • Tennis
              • Cycling
              • Skiing
              • Mountain Biking
              • Cross Country Skiing
              • Golf
              • Hiking
              • Snowboarding
              • Sailing
              • Freshwater Fishing
              • Fitness Center
              • Massage Therapist
              • Live Theater
              • Churches
              • Library
              • Health/Beauty Spa
              • Sight Seeing
              • Shopping
              • Bird Watching
              • Scenic Drives
              • Walking
              • Wildlife Viewing
              • Horseshoes
              • Boating
              • ATM/Bank
              • Groceries
              • Laundromat
              • Medical Services
              • Fishing
               

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              Rental basis: Per property
              Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
              Off Season
              Sep 16 - Jun 14
              1 night min stay
              $100
              My Standard Rate
              1 night min stay
              $175

              Additional information about rental rates

              Fees:

              • Tax Rate 7%

              Notes:

              50% deposit to hold a reservation on either Visa or Mastercard. Balance due at check in. A two night minimum is required for more than 2 people in the off season. Call for weekly rates.


              This owner accepts: Credit cards.
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              Last updated: 07/09/2014
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              21 Unavailable
              22 Today
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              Location

              30 Miles
              Nearest Airport
              Glacier Park International Airport
              35 Miles
              Nearest Train
              Amtrak, Whitefish
              0.6 Miles
              Nearest Motorway
              Hwy.83
              1 Miles
              Nearest Barpub
              Garden Bar, Bigfork
              19 Miles
              Nearest Ski
              Blacktail Mountain
              2.8 Miles
              Nearest Golf
              Eagle Bend Golf Course
              0.8 Miles
              Nearest Restaurant
              town of Bigfork

              Five minutes from Flathead Lake, the largest freshwater lake west of the Mississippi. Many rivers & streams closeby to tempt the fisherman and boater. Boat rentals and guided fishing tour companies are also located in Bigfork & Woods Bay. Glacier National Park is a beautiful drive and a gem everyone must see. Bigfork has wonderful shops,galleries, many excellent restaurants to satisfy any taste, and a live theater. Hiking Jewel Basin is a popular escape into the beauty that surrounds this area. Many places to bike, hike, or just walk. Swan River Nature Trail follows the Swan River for a scenic and easy stroll or bike ride. A drive around Flathead Lake past cherry orchards on the east side to dry hills on the west gives you a great view of where you started out from with a backdrop of the Swan Range across the lake. Golfing at Eagle Bend Golk Club, a fitness center, and public tennis courts are other options to consider. A great place to stay for Bigfork's events including Whitewater, Dragon Boat Races, Crown of the Continent, Spartan Race, Festival of the Arts, Bigfork Christmas Parade and Fourth of July Parade.

               

              Owner info

              Year Purchased: 2005

              About the owner: My husband & I moved here in 1989 from Kauai, HI. A builder by trade, he wanted to build something non traditional. The cabin was constructed from logs on the property. All furniture, the picnic table, and cabinets were made by us from logs off the property and milled on my husband's sawmill. I was the sander/painter and made curtains & pillows. A long but fulfilling project.

              Why the Owner Chose Bigfork:
              Having met in Aspen we moved to HI. in 1971. After nearly 20 yrs farming on Kauai we decided we needed a change. We looked at Colorado, but it was getting too busy. After a drive through this area, it seemed perfect, less hectic and beautiful.

              The Unique Benefits at this Cabin:
              The most common remarks we get from guests are how quiet and peaceful their stay is, how comfortable and cozy our cabin is, and how much they enjoy watching the wildlife everyday.


              Contact us

              Speaks: english

              Guestbook comments from the owner

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              Photos

              • Warmth in winter.

                Warmth in winter.

              • Separate bedroom with queen bed in each cabin

                Separate bedroom with queen bed in each cabin

              • Cabin #2

                Cabin #2

              • Front room of cabin #2 and #3

                Front room of cabin #2 and #3

              • Front room #2 and #3 showing bedroom

                Front room #2 and #3 showing bedroom

              • Cabin #3 up against the forest

                Cabin #3 up against the forest

              • Cabin #3 backs up against the forest

                Cabin #3 backs up against the forest

              • Large fire pit with BBQ

                Large fire pit with BBQ

              • Wild Turkeys

                Wild Turkeys

              • Full size bed in cabin #1 front room

                Full size bed in cabin #1 front room

              • Kitchenette in Cabin #1 front room

                Kitchenette in Cabin #1 front room

              • Cabin #1 bathroom

                Cabin #1 bathroom

              • Each cabin has a picnic table and BBQ

                Each cabin has a picnic table and BBQ

              • Kitchenette area of front room in Cabin #2 and  #3

                Kitchenette area of front room in Cabin #2 and #3

              • Cabin #3

                Cabin #3

              • One of our many resident bucks

                One of our many resident bucks

              • The meadow

                The meadow

              • Whitetail deer

                Whitetail deer

              • Our office

                Our office

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              This listing was first published here in 2010.

              Date last modified - Friday, June 13, 2014

              $100 - $175 per night (USD)
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              1 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
              Sleeps 4

              View calendar: Updated 07/09/14
              Minimum stay: 1 nights
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              (406) 837-1133 (Montana, USA)

              Speaks: english

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