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Roomy Loft Condo in the Heart of Bigfork Sleeps 6

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Last updated: 01/23/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Bigfork condo description

This 1,263 square foot, 1 bed and 1.5 bath condo is located in the heart of Bigfork. Its two-level loft design means more room for you. This unit will comfortably sleep 6 adults.

This Riverside Roost is a companion unit to our 486 sf 'lock off' 1 bedroom 1 bath condo called the Hummingbird Haven which sleeps 4. If you need more sleeping area for your group you can also book Hummingbird Haven as well ( property id #649782), assuming it is available.

A stroll though the village of Bigfork reveals a vibrant arts culture. Along Electric Avenue there are world class art galleries, artists-in-residence, a community theater as well as summer concerts in Sliter Park. The condo is located in downtown Bigfork which features bars, shops, restaurants and live theater. It's just two blocks to Flathead Lake and the Swan River Nature Trail.

This roomy condo features wood beams, carpet and tile floors, forced-air heating and cooling, and a gas fireplace. It has a TV and DVD player, and an en suite bedroom with a queen size bed. The fully stocked kitchen has pots, pans, dishes, a microwave oven, an electric range, a refrigerator, a dishwasher, a coffee maker, glassware and flatware.

In addition to stairway access, there is a public elevator available and plenty of outside parking. Downtown street parking is also available for your use. We have free wireless internet available so you can stay connected with family and friends. (No land line phone, but cell service is widely available.)

Flathead Lake, which Bigfork Bay empties into, offers boating, fishing and many other water sports. There is also rafting, tubing, kayaking, swimming and fly fishing opportunities in the local rivers. In the winter enjoy snow shoeing and cross country skiing in and around Glacier National Park. There's skiing and snowboarding at Big Mountain in Whitefish and Blacktail Mountain in Lakeside.

In the summer hike the Swan River Nature Trail, Glacier National Park, the Bob Marshall and Jewel Basin Wilderness Areas, or enjoy the many excellent golf courses, including Eagle Bend Golf Course in Bigfork. The Flathead Lake Lodge in Bigfork has horses for rent while the Majestic Valley Arena in Kalispell and the Blue Moon Cafe in Columbia Fall have rodeos to attend during the summer months. Enjoy Glacier National Park and its sister, Canada's Waterton Lakes National Park, and all they have to offer. You can immerse yourself in the awe-inspiring beauty of the wilderness they are both known for. Millions of acres of untamed wilderness surround you.

The following events are planned for Bigfork in 2014:

Feb 22 - NW Montana Wedding & Events Expo

Mar 1 - Annual Bigfork Brewfest

Mar 17 - St. Patrick's Day in Bigfork

Apr 19 - Easter Egg Hunt

May 1 - Taste of Bigfork

May 10 - Spartan Races

May 17 - Flathead Cherry Blossom Festival

May 17, 18 - Northern Rockies Paddlefest

May 24, 25 - Whitewater Festival

Jul 4 - Celebrate the 4th in Downtown Bigfork

Aug 9 - Huckleberry Festival (Swan Lake)

Aug 2, 3 - 39th Annual Festival of the Arts

Sep 13, 14 - Montana Dragon Boat Races on Flathead Lake

Sep 20, 21 1st Annual Chalk'n Rock Festival

Oct 11 - Tamarack Time/Oktoberfest

Nov 22 - Elves Decorate Bigfork and Tree Lighting Ceremony

Dec 6 - Christmas in Bigfork with Santa

Dec 27 - Annual Magical Holiday Parade



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Property Type

  • Condo
  • On floor 2
  • 1263 sq. ft.
  • Elevator : Public elevator is available

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

              • Housekeeper Optional

              Suitability

              • Events Allowed
              • Long-Term Renters Welcome
              • Children Welcome:

                Children of all ages are welcome....moreless

              • Non Smoking Only:

                Absolutely no smoking, including the outside deck, is allowed in the condo....moreless

              • Pets Considered:

                Pets are generally allowed, but there is a $50 pet charge added to your bill....moreless

              • Wheelchair Accessible:

                The unit is wheel chair accessible, and there are sleeping accommodations downstairs, but there is no wheel chair access upstairs....moreless

              Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

              • Bedroom 1: 1 queen, 1 sleep sofa /futon

                with ensuite bathroom...moreless

              • Spacious loft bedroom with queen size bed and pull out sofa hide-ad-bed that sleeps 2....moreless

              Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom, 1 Half Bathroom

              • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

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              • Bathroom 2: toilet

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              • Upstairs bathroom with dual sinks and shower over tub.

              Entertainment

              • Games:

                Some board games are available....moreless

              • Satellite / Cable:

                Comcast cable service included...moreless

              • Television:

                Large flat screen TV in Living Room...moreless

              • Video Library:

                An assortment of DVD movies is available...moreless

              Theme

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

              Attractions

              • Churches
              • Health/Beauty Spa
              • Library
              • Live Theater
              • Marina
              • Museums
              • Playground
              • Restaurants

              Local Services & Businesses

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

              Leisure Activities

              • Bird Watching
              • Boating
              • Eco Tourism
              • Horseback Riding
              • Paddle Boating
              • Scenic Drives
              • Shopping
              • Sight Seeing
              • Sledding
              • Walking
              • Wildlife Viewing

              Location Type

              • Downtown:

                The property is located in Downtown Bigfork, Montana. The downtown area contains numerous shops, galleries and restaurants as well as the Center for the Performing Arts....moreless

              • Resort:

                Bigfork, Montana is a popular resort area and Bigfork Bay is part of Flathead Lake which is the largest natural freshwater lake west of the Mississippi River....moreless

              • Village:

                The property is located in the picturesque village of Bigfork, Montana. There are many shops, art galleries and great restaurants to choose from. There is also live theater available all year long....moreless

              • Water View:

                The back porch overlooks the 'Wild Mile' section of the Swan River. The Swan River originates 10 miles away in Swan Lake and winds it's way through Bigfork and out to Flathead Lake....moreless

              • Waterfront:

                The back of the property is on the bank of the Swan River. The Swan River is used for fly fishing, boating, kayaking and tubing during the summer months....moreless

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Basketball Court
              • Cross Country Skiing
              • Cycling
              • Equestrian Events
              • Fishing
              • Fly Fishing
              • Freshwater Fishing
              • Golf
              • Golf Privileges Optional
              • Hiking
              • Hot Air Ballooning
              • Hunting
              • Hunting Big Game
              • Hunting Small Game
              • Jet Skiing
              • Kayaking
              • Mountain Biking
              • Mountain Climbing
              • Mountaineering
              • Racquetball
              • Rafting
              • Rock Climbing
              • Sailing
              • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
              • Skiing
              • Snorkeling
              • Snorkeling/Diving
              • Snowboarding
              • Snowmobiling
              • Sound/Bay Fishing
              • Swimming
              • Tennis
              • Water Skiing
              • Water Tubing
              • Whitewater Rafting
              • Wind-Surfing

              Dining

              • Dining:

                Additional seating available at breakfast bar/counter area...moreless

              • Dining Area
              • Seating for 6 people

              General

              • Heating:

                Forced air heating...moreless

              • Internet:

                Free WiFi included...moreless

              • Iron & Board
              • Linens Provided:

                Clean linens provided...moreless

              • Living Room:

                Comfortable seating available, TV and DVD player, DVDs and Books available for use...moreless

              • Parking:

                Ample parking available in complex and surrounding streets...moreless

              • Telephone:

                No landline phone, however cell service is available...moreless

              • Towels Provided:

                Ample clean towels provided...moreless

              • Washing Machine:

                Stacked washer included...moreless

              Kitchen

              • Coffee Maker:

                Coffee maker, coffee, tea and hot chocolate included...moreless

              • Dishes & Utensils:

                Both dishes and utensils included...moreless

              • Dishwasher:

                Dishwasher included...moreless

              Outside

              • Bicycles:

                Up to two bicycles can be parked inside the condo....moreless

              • Deck / Patio:

                Read deck with furniture is available for use...moreless

              • Golf:

                Two championship Golf Courses at Eagle Bend in Bigfork...moreless

              • Outdoor Grill:

                BBQ is available on rear deck for grilling...moreless

              • Tennis:

                Free public tennis courts are available in downtown Bigfork...moreless

              House Cleaning

                  • Housekeeper Optional
                   

                  Reviews

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                  Rental basis: Per property
                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                  Spring Season 2015
                  Apr 21 - May 14, 2015
                  2 night min stay
                  $170 $190
                  Fri, Sat
                  $1,000
                  Summer Season 2015
                  May 15 - Aug 31, 2015
                  2 night min stay
                  $225 $245
                  Fri, Sat
                  $1,300
                  Fall Season 2015
                  Sep 1 - Oct 16, 2015
                  2 night min stay
                  $170 $190
                  Fri, Sat
                  $1,000
                  My Standard Rate
                  2 night min stay
                  $225 $245
                  Fri, Sat
                  $1,300

                  Additional information about rental rates

                  Fees:

                  • Refundable Damage Deposit $150
                  • Pet Fee $50
                  • Cleaning fee $50
                  • Tax Rate 7%

                  Notes:

                  Daily housekeeping is not included, however dishwasher and dish soap is provided for your use. For reservations greater than one week, a linen and towel service is provided. Use of the washer and dryer is included, however laundry soap is not provided.

                  Coffee, and tea supplies are included, and refreshed for reservations greater than one week.

                  There is $25 lost key charge.


                  Cancellation policy:

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


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                  Location

                  • Echo Lake Cafe

                    "Need a hearty breakfast or lunch? Check out this local favorite. They have a full menu and..."

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                  • Showthyme Restaurant

                    "A great place to get a fine meal that's located in the heart of downtown Bigfork. This rest..."

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                  • Kehoe's Agate Shop

                    "Looking for some interesting gen stones? Check out Kehoe's Agate Shoe on the outskirts of B..."

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                  • Bigfork Inn

                    "The Bigfork Inn has been serving great food for a long time now. Located in downtown where ..."

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                  • Bigfork Center for the Performing Arts

                    "A great venue to watch professional and community productions throughout the year."

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                  • Sake Tome Sushi

                    "Our favorite restaurant in Bigfork. Great sushi in a wonderful atmosphere."

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                  • Swan River Inn

                    "Great location overlooking Bigfork Bay, good food, but the service is very slow."

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                  • Bigfork public docks

                    "Great place to drop your boat into and get out to Flathead Lake."

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                  • Bigfork Chamber of Commerce

                    "Great visitors center with lots of useful information about the area."

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                  • Raven Brew Pub & Grill

                    "Great place to hang out during the summer months. Sits on Flathead Lake in Woods Bay and ha..."

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                  • Bigfork Inn

                    "The Bigfork Inn has been serving great food for a long time now. Located in downtown where ..."

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                  • The Village Roost

                    "Nice pizza place and general bar food. Good when you're hungry and want a beer or to watch ..."

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                  • Greatful Bread

                    "Fresh baked breads and sandwiches. Get there early, because by 2 pm most of their breads ar..."

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                  • Kravingz Bakery & Catering

                    "Great sandwich and soup place that is one of Bigfork's best kept secrets. Never crowded, an..."

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                  • Garden Bar

                    "Classic biker bar. Good people. Fun atmosphere. Nice selection of local beers. Good hamb..."

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                  • LA Province Restaurant

                  • Burgertown Dairy Freeze

                    "One of only two fast food chain restaurants in Bigfork. I would go there for soft server ic..."

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                  40 Miles
                  Nearest Airport
                  Glacier Park International Airport
                  Bigfork
                  Nearest Barpub
                  Garden Bar
                  5 Miles
                  Nearest Golf
                  Eagle Bend Golf Courses
                  50 Miles
                  Nearest Train
                  Amtrak Empire Builder
                  2 Miles
                  Nearest Motorway
                  Montana Hwy 35
                  Bigfork
                  Nearest Restaurant
                  Grill 459
                  30 Miles
                  Nearest Ski
                  Blacktail Mountain Ski Area
                  3 Miles
                  Nearest Beach
                  Wayfarers State Park

                  Car: Recommended

                  The Village of Bigfork has many avenues for adventure throughout the year.

                  During the summer months there are the rivers and lakes in the area, including Flathead Lake (the largest natural freshwater lake west of the Mississippi River), Swan Lake and Echo Lake. Boating, Sailing, fishing, kayaking, swimming, and tubing are very popular activities for both visitors and locals. Surrounding Flathead Lake are many cherry orchards which means fresh sweet cherries during the summer.

                  Bigfork Village has many quaint shops for purchasing one-of-a-kind souvenirs and gifts. There is a fudge shop as well as coffee shops and full menu restaurants.

                  In the evening there are concerts in Sliter Park, and the Bigfork Summer Playhouse provides musicals and dramas throughout the summer months.

                  During the day there is plenty to do away from the water. There are hiking trails throughout the area and horses can be rented from one of the local dude ranches. There are also some challenging peaks in the area for anyone interested in mountain climbing.

                   

                  Owner info

                  Year Purchased: 2014

                  About the owner: My wife and I both grew up in the San Francisco Bay Area and after many years of working in the high tech industry we started thinking about where we wanted to retire. After a long search we settled on Northwest Montana, and after buying some acreage we built our dream house overlooking Swan Lake about 10 miles outside of the village of Bigfork. We chose Montana because it had everything we wanted, boating, hiking, horses, camping, and was within an hour's drive of Glacier National Park, one of our favorite places to visit. We wanted a small town atmosphere where we could get to know everyone and Bigfork was just the right size for us. We love living here, even during the harsh winter months, and we have been able to do certain things, such as dog sledding, that we could never do in California. Even though we have only lived here for 5 years, we can't imagine living anywhere else!

                  Why the Owner Chose Bigfork:
                  We started looking for a vacation rental property in 2013. Bigfork is a very popular resort area, and there were a number of rental properties for sale, but we wanted to buy in the best possible location,which meant as close to downtown as possible. We didn't want a large unit that would cost a lot to maintain and that we would also have to charge a lot for. A 1 bedroom, 1.5 bath two level condo was the perfect size for us and at the end of 2013 we were lucky enough to find a condo for sale near downtown. Downtown Bigfork is the hub for activity in this area, and there are lots of things to see and do there. It's an easy drive to Kalispell, Polson or Glacier National Park, and if someone is interested in water sports it's the perfect spot on Flathead Lake. We have a boat and enjoy spending the day on the local lakes. We couldn't find a better location for us to have a vacation rental.

                  The Unique Benefits at this Condo:
                  The best thing about this condo is that you can walk out the front door, cross the street, and be in the heart of the downtown area. Just stroll down Electric Avenue and enjoy the shops, bars, restaurants and live theater available throughout the year. You can walk south on Electric Avenue, across the steel bridge, and spend some time either listening to a band in Sliter Park or letting your kids enjoy the playground area. Head north on Electric Avenue, turn right on Grand Avenue and walk up the hill to the trail head for the 2 mile Swan River Nature Trail. It's a leisurely hike that takes you along the beautiful Swan River. After you're done hiking you can head back into town and have an adult beverage at one of the two local bars, or grab something to eat at one of the many local eateries. You can now wander through the shops and galleries looking the the perfect gift for that special someone. Being located so close to downtown means you can walk to anywhere you want without having to get in your car.


                  Contact us

                  Speaks: english

                  Links to more information:

                   

                  Photos

                  • View of Swan River from Read Deck

                    View of Swan River from Read Deck

                  • View of front door from inside condo

                    View of front door from inside condo

                  • Washer & Dryer

                    Washer & Dryer

                  • Living Room and Breakfast Bar

                    Living Room and Breakfast Bar

                  • Gas Fireplace

                    Gas Fireplace

                  • Kitchen with Range, Coffee Maker and Toaster

                    Kitchen with Range, Coffee Maker and Toaster

                  • Dining Area (Yes, we are dog friendly)

                    Dining Area (Yes, we are dog friendly)

                  • Downstairs bathoom

                    Downstairs bathoom

                  • Upstairs storage

                    Upstairs storage

                  • Master Bath

                    Master Bath

                  • Ceiling Fan

                    Ceiling Fan

                  • Outside deck area

                    Outside deck area

                  • Front of Osborn Landing Condominium including parking

                    Front of Osborn Landing Condominium including parking

                  • Entry way into condo

                    Entry way into condo

                  • Comfy downstairs living area including TV and DVD player

                    Comfy downstairs living area including TV and DVD player

                  • Living Room and door to downstairs 1/2 bath

                    Living Room and door to downstairs 1/2 bath

                  • Kitchen with Range, Fridge, Dishwasher and Microwave

                    Kitchen with Range, Fridge, Dishwasher and Microwave

                  • Kitchen with Breakfast Bar

                    Kitchen with Breakfast Bar

                  • Downstairs bathroom sink

                    Downstairs bathroom sink

                  • Stairs to ensuite bedroom

                    Stairs to ensuite bedroom

                  • Loft bedroom sitting area with pull out couch

                    Loft bedroom sitting area with pull out couch

                  • Upstairs Loft Area

                    Upstairs Loft Area

                  • BBQ area

                    BBQ area

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                  • Sleeps
                    6
                  • Bedrooms
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                  • Bathrooms
                    1.5
                  • Property type
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                  • Reviews
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                  Owner
                  Member since: 2014
                  Speaks: english
                  • Calendar last updated: 01/23/2015
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