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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: 09/26/2015
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  • Minimum stay:1 night
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property 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

  • Cottage
  • 1400 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • 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. Full size 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:

    Magazines and small assortment of books....moreless

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable:

    Flat screen TV with wireless internet, cable...moreless

  • Stereo
  • Television:

    Flat screen TV...moreless


  • 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
  • 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


  • Internet:

    High speed internet. (Charter)...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    Nice linens provided...moreless

  • Living Room:

    Love seat and three rocker is part of three....moreless

  • Mobile Phone:

    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:

    Nice dishes and serving pieces....moreless

  • Kitchen:

    Kitchen is well stocked. ...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator:

    New with upper freezer section....moreless

  • Stove:

    Electric stove....moreless

  • Toaster


  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill


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My Standard Rate
1 night min stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Tax Rate 7%


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Last updated: 09/26/2015
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21 Unavailable
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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.

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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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Date last modified - Thursday, October 08, 2015

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