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Come Relax on the Yellowstone River!

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Welcome to Upper Yellowstone River Retreat!

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Last updated: 08/27/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3-5 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Gardiner house description

We welcome you and your family to our piece of mile-high paradise on the banks of the Yellowstone River. If “roughing it” in a cabin, camper, or tent is not your cup of tea, please join us and the amenities of our spacious four bedroom, central air conditioning ranch home. Our home is fully equipped for your stay including kitchen utensils and appliances, basic pantry staples, dish and laundry soap, and outdoor gas grill.

Magnificent Yellowstone National Park begins on the far bank of the river, across from our home! Enjoy spectacular views of Electric Peak (elevation 10,969 feet) from our family room, dining room, and spacious deck. Listen to the Yellowstone River, the longest dam-free river in the continental United States. Our seasonal, backyard animal visitors include elk, deer, bison, bighorn sheep, pronghorn antelope, bald eagles, and grizzly bears.

Important Details:
- 7% Montana Bed Tax, not included in price
- Monthly rates available, inquire for pricing.
- Horses allowed! $10 per horse per night fee. A small corral is available, but feed and water are the guest's responsibility.
- Note: Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.

Property Type

  • House
  • 1350 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Pets Considered:

            Horses are allowed (up to 8) with $10 per horse per day. Feed or supplies are not provided. Indoor pets such as cats and dogs are not allowed. Provide information about pack animals in your inquiry. ...moreless

          • Limited Accessibility:

            Three stairs into the doorway. One bedroom is in basement. ...moreless

          • Children Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only
          • Long-Term Renters Welcome
          • Events Allowed

          Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

          • Old Yellowstone Room: 1 queen

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          • Yellowstone Room: 1 queen

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          • Master Bedroom: 1 queen

            Has attached master bathroom. Extra bedding in closet....moreless

          • Gardiner Room: 1 queen

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          • Each bedroom has a queen sized bed. The Master bedroom and Gardiner bedrooms have walk-in closets. Extra bedding, crib, inflatable child's bed and air mattress are available in master bedroom walk-in closet upon request. Gardiner bedroom is the only bedroom in the basement. ...moreless

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

          • Bison Bathroom: toilet, shower

            Bathroom in common space. ...moreless

          • Master Bathroom: toilet, combination tub/shower

            Connected to master bedroom. ...moreless

          Kitchen & Dining

          • Dining:

            Six seats surround the dining room table. Additional chairs can be brought in for more seating. One child's highchair (straps onto adult seat) is available. ...moreless

          • Kitchen:

            The kitchen is fully stocked with pots & pans, utensils,spices, ice maker, coffee maker, crock pot, mixer, blender, microwave, and dish soap. ...moreless

          • Dishes & Utensils:

            Plates, glasses, flatware, cooking utensils, small appliances, you name it! The kitchen is well stocked for cooking. ...moreless

          • Pantry Items:

            We provide basic pantry supplies (sugar, flour) tea, and a variety of spices. ...moreless

          • Stove:

            Gas stove...moreless

          • Dining Area Seats:

            8...moreless

          • Child's Highchair
          • Oven
          • Refrigerator
          • Microwave
          • Dishwasher
          • Coffee Maker
          • Toaster
          • Ice Maker
          • Seating for 8 people

          Amenities

          • Heating:

            Clearly we have to have heat in Montana! The thermostat is set for your comfort, and guests are welcome to turn up or down the heat. ...moreless

          • Air Conditioning:

            Central Air Conditioning will keep the house cool in the summer. Just remember to keep the windows closed when the air is on. ...moreless

          • Babysitter
          • Linens Provided
          • Towels Provided
          • Washing Machine
          • Clothes Dryer
          • Parking
          • Living Room seats 6
          • Hair Dryer
          • Iron & Board

          Entertainment

          • Toys:

            Toys available per request. ...moreless

          • Television
          • DVD Player
          • Video Library
          • Music Library
          • Games
          • Books

          Communications

              • Internet

              Outdoor Features

              • Lawn / Garden:

                The yard lawn is great for hosting lawn games or just relaxing. ...moreless

              • Outdoor Grill
              • Deck / Patio

              Theme

              • Adventure
              • Away From It All
              • Family
              • Tourist Attractions

              Location & View

              • Mountain View:

                Stunning views of Electric Peak in the Gallatin Range in Yellowstone National Park. ...moreless

              • Waterfront:

                On the banks of the mighty Yellowstone River. ...moreless

              Activities

              • Churches
              • Fly Fishing
              • Freshwater Fishing
              • Hunting Big Game
              • Hunting Small Game
              • Mountain Climbing
              • Mountaineering
              • Water Tubing
              • Whitewater Rafting
              • Rafting
              • Kayaking
              • Swimming
              • Cycling
              • Mountain Biking
              • Cross Country Skiing
              • Snowmobiling
              • Hiking
              • Fishing
              • Medical Services
              • Hunting
              • Massage Therapist
              • Groceries
              • Library
              • Playground
              • Restaurants
              • Bird Watching
              • Eco Tourism
              • Gambling Casinos
              • Paddle Boating
              • Scenic Drives
              • Walking
              • Shopping
              • Sight Seeing
              • Boating
              • Sledding
              • Wildlife Viewing
              • Horseshoes
              • Horseback Riding
              • ATM/Bank
              • Laundromat
              • Rock Climbing
               

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              Rental basis: Per property
              Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
              Winter Season
              Oct 1 - May 15
              3 night min stay
              $240
              $1,505
              My Standard Rate
              5 night min stay
              $350
              $2,160

              Additional information about rental rates

              Fees:

              • Cleaning Fee $100
              • Pet Fee $10
              • Tax Rate 7%

              Notes:

              50% deposit secures reservation

              Remaining balance due within 30 days of arrival

              No Refunds for Cancellations Less Than 60 Days Prior to Check in.

              Damage, Missing Items, or Excessive Cleaning

              Post Check-Out Charge to 14 Days After Departure. Credit Card for Security Deposit required.

              Pets are allowed (including up to 2 horses) for $10 per pet/day

              7% MT Bed Tax Include


              Cancellation policy:

              100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.


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              Last updated: 08/27/2014
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              Location

              84 Miles
              Nearest Airport
              Bozeman Yellowstone International Airport
              0.15 Miles
              Nearest Motorway
              Highway 89
              3 Miles
              Nearest Barpub
              Rusty Rail Saloon
              78 Miles
              Nearest Ski
              Bridger Bowl Ski Area
              52 Miles
              Nearest Golf
              Livingston Golf and Country Club
              4 Miles
              Nearest Restaurant
              The Lighthouse Restaurant

              Car: Necessary

              The home is perfectly situated for immediately enjoying all the activities that the Greater Yellowstone Area has to offer.

              Fly fish: Fish directly from our backyard.

              Hiking: Thousands of acres of US Forest Service land are just adjacent to our property, or you can explore Yellowstone National Park.

              Hunting: Miles of game country nearby.

              Horseback Riding: Bring your horse! Your pony can stay in our 60 by 80 ft corral ($10 per horse per day). Please note: feed and supplies are not supplied. Guided horseback rides with one of the several companies are also a fun way to explore the area.

              Rafting: Grab an inner tube and jump in the river right out of our backyard or wave at the house as you float by on a guided raft trip.

              Swimming: Not for the faint of heart… Brrr! For those wanting to splash about and seriously cool off, there is a good hole in the river at McConnel Landing, a seven minute walk up the Yellowstone River.

              Shopping: A short 5 minute drive brings you to downtown Gardiner with its Old West shops, restaurants, grocery, and fuel.

              Visiting Yellowstone: Enter the North Entrance of Yellowstone Park through the historic Roosevelt Arch, just minutes by car in downtown Gardiner.

               

              Manager info

              Year Purchased: 1995

              About: Hello! I was born and raised in Montana and grew up in Gardiner. I am fortunate to be able to continue living under this beautiful big sky! I enjoying playing in the outdoors as much as possible--rock climbing, biking, hiking, skiing, or just simply taking in beautiful vistas and fresh air. I enjoy cooking and trying new foods. I hope one day I will master the perfect pie crust. As a host, I am happy to help my guests locate fun activities during their stay such as horseback riding, rafting, or exploring Yellowstone by foot. There are so many experiences to be had in the Greater Yellowstone Area!

              Why Gardiner:
              This is the home in which I was raised. It is a wonderful house with spectacular views and immediate river access. This is a family operation and my mother lives on the property and is available to answer any questions (unless she's off kayaking, hiking, or skiing).


              Contact us

              Speaks: english
               

              Photos

              • Welcome to Upper Yellowstone River Retreat!

                Welcome to Upper Yellowstone River Retreat!

              • Comfortable living room seats seven.

                Comfortable living room seats seven.

              • Dining room with chairs for six. Upon arrival look for the guest book.

                Dining room with chairs for six. Upon arrival look for the guest book.

              • Master bathroom has two sinks, toilet, and bathtub/shower.

                Master bathroom has two sinks, toilet, and bathtub/shower.

              • Family room boasts great views! For when the sun goes down there is the TV.

                Family room boasts great views! For when the sun goes down there is the TV.

              • The Yellowstone bedroom is also upstairs and has a queen sized bed.

                The Yellowstone bedroom is also upstairs and has a queen sized bed.

              • Games and books are provided.

                Games and books are provided.

              • From the deck you can enjoy the views while grilling and relaxing outside.

                From the deck you can enjoy the views while grilling and relaxing outside.

              • Relax on the banks of the Yellowstone River!

                Relax on the banks of the Yellowstone River!

              • The large yard is a great place for lawn games.

                The large yard is a great place for lawn games.

              • Across the river from Yellowstone Park, our property receives wild visitors.

                Across the river from Yellowstone Park, our property receives wild visitors.

              • Enjoy spectacular views of Electric Peak from the property.

                Enjoy spectacular views of Electric Peak from the property.

              • The kitchen has all you need to cook up delicious meals while on vacation.

                The kitchen has all you need to cook up delicious meals while on vacation.

              • Master bedroom will ensure a restful night of sleep

                Master bedroom will ensure a restful night of sleep

              • The Bison bathroom in the common area has two sinks, toilet, and shower.

                The Bison bathroom in the common area has two sinks, toilet, and shower.

              • Old Yellowstone bedroom is upstairs and has one queen sized bed.

                Old Yellowstone bedroom is upstairs and has one queen sized bed.

              • The laundry room and pantry are stocked with supplies.

                The laundry room and pantry are stocked with supplies.

              • The downstairs Gardiner bedroom has a walk-in closet.

                The downstairs Gardiner bedroom has a walk-in closet.

              • The 450+ sq. ft. deck makes a great stargazing spot at night.

                The 450+ sq. ft. deck makes a great stargazing spot at night.

              • Gone fishin'! View of Devil's Slide and the Yellowstone River from the property.

                Gone fishin'! View of Devil's Slide and the Yellowstone River from the property.

              • Bison, pronghorn antelope, and elk are all common sights from the property.

                Bison, pronghorn antelope, and elk are all common sights from the property.

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              This listing was first published here in 2013.

              Date last modified - Tuesday, September 02, 2014

              $240 - $350 per night (USD)
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              4 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
              Sleeps 8

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