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Great Retreat, Five Min. to Whitefish, $650/wk,$95nt +7% Tax

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Especially nice, comfortable and clean. Quiet. Close to Glacier and Whitefish.


Last updated: 11/11/2014
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  • Minimum stay:1 night
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Private Homes cottage description

Truly a great place to stay with family and friends. Located in the upper Flathead Valley between Whitefish, Kalispell, and Columbia Falls and minutes to Glacier Intl. Airport.
Two enclosed bedrooms with queen beds and a TV/loft area that will sleep one more. Full sized washer and dryer. Outdoor grill.
Covered parking for two vehicles with more open parking including space for a boat trailer or other RV.
Convenience store is a couple minutes away for fuel and necessities. No pets. No smoking.

Guests stay here to explore Glacier Park, golf the 36 hole Whitefish Lake Golf Course, ski or hike at the Whitefish Mountain Resort, enjoy Whitefish's great shops and Flathead Lake, ice skating arena, cross-country and ski-skating courses close. Majestic Valley Equine arena near, dog sledding and sleigh rides near, fishing, hiking, swimming, athletic club close.
Major credit cards accepted.

Keywords: Stay in comfort. Room to move. Quiet, wooded, nice, convenient, central location to Whitefish, Kalispell and Glacier Park, clean and fresh, near convenience store.

Property Type

  • 2 story
  • Cottage
  • 1400 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental


          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


          • Children Welcome
          • Limited Accessibility:

            Does have a ramp with railing, but one needs to walk over lawn area to access. One bedroom, bath, kitchen and livingroom are on main floor....moreless

          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Not Allowed

          Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5, Beds for 5

          Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

          • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower


          • Roomy and clean. Washer and dryer in this room also. Tub shower with sliding doors....moreless

          Other Amenities

              • Cottage sits in trees on three sides with a view of a meadow set aside as a bird sanctuary. Large fenced yard and more. Quiet neighborhood. Cottage is fresh and clean with new paint and carpet. Very pleasant setting. A couple minutes from the house one has a 360 degree view of the mountains of Flathead Valley, Whitefish area, and The Mountain at Whitefish (Big Mountain). Thirty-five minutes to Glacier Park. Groomed cross-country and skate-skiing trails within minutes. Also biking and running trails near. Majestic Valley Equine center just five minutes away. World-class Whitefish Golf Club close. Convenience center a couple minutes away. A nice peaceful area to just walk. Comfortable. Why would one stay in a motel when this is available. The price is right....moreless


              • Books
              • CD Player
              • DVD Player
              • Satellite / Cable:

                Flat screen TV with wireless internet...moreless

              • Stereo
              • Television


              • Away From It All
              • Family
              • Sports & Activities
              • Tourist Attractions


              • Churches
              • Cinemas
              • Health/Beauty Spa
              • Library
              • Live Theater
              • Marina
              • Museums
              • Playground
              • Recreation Center
              • Restaurants
              • Theme Parks
              • Water Parks
              • Zoo

              Local Services & Businesses

              • ATM/Bank
              • Babysitter
              • Fitness Center
              • Groceries
              • Hospital
              • Laundromat
              • Massage Therapist
              • Medical Services

              Leisure Activities

              • Antiquing
              • Bird Watching
              • Boating
              • Gambling Casinos
              • Horseback Riding
              • Miniature Golf
              • Outlet Shopping
              • Paddle Boating
              • Scenic Drives
              • Shopping
              • Sight Seeing
              • Sledding
              • Walking
              • Wildlife Viewing

              Location Type

                  • Mountain View:

                    Mountains in every direction visable a couple minutes away....such as Big Mountain Ski Resort and Glacier Park. Cottage is in wooded area on three sides with a wildlife/bird refuge across the road....moreless

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Basketball Court
                  • Cross Country Skiing
                  • Cycling
                  • Equestrian Events
                  • Fishing
                  • Fly Fishing
                  • Freshwater Fishing
                  • Golf
                  • Hiking
                  • Hunting
                  • Hunting Big Game
                  • Ice Skating
                  • Jet Skiing
                  • Kayaking
                  • Mountain Biking
                  • Mountain Climbing
                  • Mountaineering
                  • Parasailing
                  • Racquetball
                  • Rafting
                  • Rock Climbing
                  • Roller Blading
                  • Sailing
                  • Skiing
                  • Snorkeling
                  • Snorkeling/Diving
                  • Snowboarding
                  • Snowmobiling
                  • Swimming
                  • Tennis
                  • Water Skiing
                  • Water Tubing
                  • Whitewater Rafting
                  • Wind-Surfing


                  • Dining:

                    Padded chairs, tablecloth and cloth napkins....moreless

                  • Dining Area
                  • Seating for 5 people


                  • Iron & Board
                  • Linens Provided:

                    Nice linens provided...moreless

                  • Living Room
                  • Mobile Phone:

                    Good service in this area. Bring your own....moreless

                  • Parking
                  • Parking Off Street:

                    Carport away from road by house...moreless

                  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

                    Plenty of extra room for parking...moreless

                  • Towels Provided
                  • Washing Machine:

                    Almost new top load...moreless

                  • Wireless Internet
                  • Wood Stove:

                    Wood provided...moreless


                  • Coffee Maker
                  • Cooking Utensils
                  • Dishes & Utensils
                  • Kitchen
                  • Microwave
                  • Oven
                  • Pantry Items
                  • Refrigerator
                  • Stove
                  • Toaster


                  • Deck / Patio
                  • Lawn / Garden
                  • Outdoor Grill

                  Payment Type

                  • Amex
                  • Dinersclub
                  • Discover
                  • Mastercard
                  • Visa


                  Write a review 4.9
                  from 18 traveler reviews
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                  Base Rate
                  1 night min stay

                  Additional information about rental rates

                  Additional Fees and Taxes:

                  7% bed tax


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                  Last updated: 11/11/2014
                  Check availability
                  23 Available
                  21 Unavailable
                  22 Today
                  23 Selected dates


                  5 Miles
                  Nearest Airport
                  Glacier International
                  4 Miles
                  Nearest Barpub
                  Pin n Cue
                  5 Miles
                  Nearest Golf
                  Whitefish Lake Golf Club
                  5 Miles
                  Nearest Train
                  Amtrak Station Whitefish
                  1 Miles
                  Nearest Motorway
                  Highway 93
                  4.5 Miles
                  Nearest Restaurant
                  9 Miles
                  Nearest Ski
                  Big Mountain ( The Mountain at Whitefish)
                  6 Miles
                  Nearest Beach
                  Whitefish City Beach

                  Car: Necessary

                  Glacier Park hiking and sight-seeing is a must. Whitefish Mountain Resort for summer or winter activities, snowshoeing, dog sled rides, sleigh rides, Whitefish Winter Carnival, white water rafting, boating, swimming, fishing, hiking, scenic drives, equestrian trails and arena, great restaurants, shopping, WI-FI, athletic center, hospital, Sept. is awesome in Montana! Major credit cards accepted.


                  Owner info

                  Year Purchased: 1986

                  About the owner: I am a native of 69 years. Avid hiker and winter sports. Knowledgeable of the area. Will take you or show you how or where to go. I horseback ride and love animals. Like to fish.

                  Why the Owner Chose Private Homes:
                  It is home. My dad was born here and spent his whole life here. Parents created a resort on Whitefish lake in the late '30s...we reside in one of the original cabins (remodeled). Mother mainly ran the resort with the help of my grandparents. Dad was an engineer on the Great Northern Railroad. Just had my 50th class reunion for Whitefish High School. I bought this house to live in while dad was able to care for himself in his house. It is the best area one could ask to live in.

                  The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
                  In a few words...peaceful and relaxing.

                  Contact us

                  Speaks: english



                  • Especially nice, comfortable and clean. Quiet. Close to Glacier and Whitefish.

                    Especially nice, comfortable and clean. Quiet. Close to Glacier and Whitefish.

                  VRBO #371636

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                  This listing was first published here in 2011.

                  Date last modified - Tuesday, November 11, 2014

                  $95 per night (USD)

                  2 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 5

                  View calendar: Updated 11/11/14
                  Minimum stay: 1 nights
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                  Member since: 2011
                  Speaks: english
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                  • Response rate: 100%
                  • Calendar last updated: 11/11/2014
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