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Moonridge Retreat, a Place to Get Away from it All and Enjoy the Simple Things.

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View of the front yard from the fire pit looking out over the tipi.

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Last updated: 10/31/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

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A wide array of activities can be found right in your backyard. The Beaver Lake area is very unique in it's proximity to Whitefish, yet it can feel like you are miles from it all in just a short walk from the house. Murray Lake is the closets lake to the house, about 1 mile, and aside from the resident loons many times you can have the entire lake to yourself. Murray, like all of the other lakes in the area are known for fishing, swimming or just a picnic on the shore. Also within walking distance from the house is the Whitefish Trail system which provides access to 26 miles of natural surface trail covering over 13,000 acres of forested land, scenic overlooks and 6 pristine lakes.

bedroom 1- queen bed (adjoining to room #2)
bedroom 2- two twin beds, full bath
bedroom 3- one full bed ground level, one full bed in loft, full bath

18ft tipi can sleep as many as you want to pile in there depending how close you are. Lots of blankets available, but need to provide your own sleeping bags.
Kitchen is open to living and dining area. There is a half bath and laundry off of the kitchen. While the house is a wonderful home base for your stay, the real selling point of this home is the serenity and beauty of the outdoor setting. Biking and hiking trails await you just out your front door. As well as numerous lakes perfect for and afternoon swim or an early morning fishing session. It is far enough from town to feel like you are in the middle of nowhere letting the world go by, but its only a quick 15 minute drive into town to get necessities.

Property Type

  • House
  • 1300 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

          • Housekeeper Optional
          • Concierge
          • Massage

          Suitability

          • Events Allowed
          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

            must be 25+ to rent home...moreless

          • Children Welcome:

            Children are welcome. The loft does not have a railing of any kind and would not be suitable for very small children....moreless

          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Not Allowed:

            Service animals are always welcome. But out of respect for our guests with allergies we do not allow any other pets....moreless

          • Wheelchair Inaccessible

          Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

          • Master Bedroom: 1 queen

            walk-in closet, french doors to outside covered patio ...moreless

          • Guest Room with Loft: 2 double

            one double bed on ground floor, one double bed in loft...moreless

          • Bunk Room: 2 twin/ single

            full bath...moreless

          • Bedroom #1 connects with bedroom #2 for shared use of full bath #1. Bedroom #3 has two full sized beds, one on ground floor one futon mattress in loft accessed by ladder. Both share full bath #2....moreless

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

          • Half bath, Laundry: toilet

            Accessed from kitchen/living area. Full laundry wash/dry....moreless

          • Guest and Loft bathroom: toilet, combination tub/shower

            Serves as a bathroom for Bedroom #3...moreless

          • Master and Twin Bathroom: toilet, shower

            This bathroom is accessed from guest room....moreless

          Entertainment

          • Books
          • DVD Player
          • Games
          • Television:

            There is a large flat screen television for watching movies etc, however it only receives 3 channels and that is only if the weather cooperates. But who needs tv when you can go outside and explore?!...moreless

          Theme

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

          Attractions

          • Churches
          • Cinemas
          • Festivals
          • Health/Beauty Spa
          • Library
          • Live Theater
          • Marina
          • Museums
          • Playground
          • Recreation Center
          • Restaurants

          Local Services & Businesses

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

          Leisure Activities

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

          Location Type

          • Mountain View:

            Beautiful mountain and sunset views as you look out over the front yard. Mountains embrace you from all sides of this Montana escape. This is your classic 'Montana Mountain Home' setting....moreless

          • Rural:

            Located far enough out of town to escape the hustle and bustle, but close enough to run into town for supplies. If you are looking to escape for some peace and quiet this is the place for you....moreless

          Sports & Adventure Activities

          • Cross Country Skiing
          • Cycling
          • Fishing
          • Fly Fishing
          • Freshwater Fishing
          • Golf
          • Hiking
          • Hunting
          • Hunting Big Game
          • Hunting Small Game
          • Ice Skating
          • Jet Skiing
          • Kayaking
          • Mountain Biking
          • Mountain Climbing
          • Mountaineering
          • Rafting
          • Rock Climbing
          • Sailing
          • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
          • Skiing
          • Snorkeling/Diving
          • Snowboarding
          • Snowmobiling
          • Swimming
          • Tennis
          • Water Skiing
          • Water Tubing
          • Whitewater Rafting
          • Wind-Surfing

          Dining

          • Dining:

            Inside dining table seats 6. Additional dining outside....moreless

          • Dining Area
          • Seating for 6 people

          General

          • Clothes Dryer
          • Heating:

            Radiant heat floors to keep your toes warm on those chilly mornings....moreless

          • Internet:

            High speed wi-fi available in home...moreless

          • Linens Provided
          • Living Room
          • Parking
          • Telephone
          • Towels Provided
          • Washing Machine
          • Wood Stove

          Kitchen

          • Coffee Maker
          • Dishes & Utensils
          • Kitchen:

            Open kitchen has large double sink, stainless refrigerator, electric stovetop and oven, microwave, coffee maker and most of the basic utensils you will need to make all of your meals. No dishwasher....moreless

          • Microwave
          • Oven:

            Standard size electric oven with two wire racks for cooking multiple dishes at once....moreless

          • Refrigerator:

            Stainless steel double door with freezer drawer in bottom....moreless

          • Stove:

            Electric glass top stove for easy clean up....moreless

          • Toaster

          Outside

          • Deck / Patio
          • Lawn / Garden
          • Outdoor Grill:

            A charcoal grill is provided. Charcoal needs to be purchased by renter if you want to utilize the grill....moreless

          House Cleaning

              • Housekeeper Optional
               

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              Rental basis: Per property
              Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
              Holiday
              Dec 15 - Jan 15, 2015
              3 night min stay
              $225
              $1,400 $4,000

              Rates are based on 4 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

              Summer
              Jun 15 - Sep 13, 2015
              3 night min stay
              $250
              $1,600 $5,250

              Rates are based on 4 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

              My Standard Rate
              3 night min stay
              $200
              $1,200 $4,500

              Rates are based on 4 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

              * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

              Additional information about rental rates

              Fees and Rental Conditions:

              • cleaning fee $150
              • Property Damage Protection $69
              • Tax Rate 4%

              Notes:

              Renters down payment for rental is non-refundable. Second payment due 30 days prior to arrival is also non-refundable if cancelled less than 30 days prior to arrival date.


              Cancellation policy:

              100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.


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              Calendar

              Last updated: 10/31/2014
              Check availability
              23 Available
              21 Unavailable
              22 Today
              23 Selected dates
               

              Location

              20 Miles
              Nearest Airport
              FCA- Glacier International Airport
              7 Miles
              Nearest Barpub
              North-Stillwater Bar, South- Whitefish 10+bars
              7 Miles
              Nearest Golf
              Whitefish Lake Golf Club
              8 Miles
              Nearest Train
              Amtrak Station in Whitefish
              1 Miles
              Nearest Motorway
              HWY 93
              5 Miles
              Nearest Restaurant
              Stillwater Fish House
              15 Miles
              Nearest Ski
              Whitefish Mountain Resort
              1 Miles
              Nearest Beach
              Murray Lake, Beaver Lake, Dollar Lake,

              Car: Recommended

              A wide array of activities can be found right in your backyard. The Beaver Lake area is very unique in it's proximity to Whitefish, yet it can feel like you are miles from it all in just a short walk from the house. Murray Lake is the closets lake to the house, about 1 mile, and aside from the resident loons many times you can have the entire lake to yourself. Murray, like all of the other lakes in the area are known for fishing, swimming or just a picnic on the shore. Also within walking distance from the house is the Whitefish Trail system which provides access to 26 miles of natural surface trail covering over 13,000 acres of forested land, scenic overlooks and 6 pristine lakes.

               

              Owner info

              About the owner: We both are avid outdoor lovers, hence the location of the home. Bryan works for Mindful Designs, a continence construction/design company that specializes in 'green' building. Bryan did most of the work on taking this tiny one room cabin and turning it into the beautiful modern home it is now. Danielle is an artist and has a gallery in Whitefish where she sells her colorful landscape paintings. Many of her pieces can be seen adorning the walls of the home.


              Contact us

              Speaks: english
               

              Photos

              • View of the front yard from the fire pit looking out over the tipi.

                View of the front yard from the fire pit looking out over the tipi.

              • Kitchen, living, dining area and door to back patio.

                Kitchen, living, dining area and door to back patio.

              • Kitchen and door to half bathroom and laundry.

                Kitchen and door to half bathroom and laundry.

              • Looking down the hallway towards the bedrooms.  Front door is on left.

                Looking down the hallway towards the bedrooms. Front door is on left.

              • Twin bunk room, door on left leads to master bedroom.

                Twin bunk room, door on left leads to master bedroom.

              • Master bedroom

                Master bedroom

              • Guest room and ladder to loft area.

                Guest room and ladder to loft area.

              • Guest closet and bathroom

                Guest closet and bathroom

              • Back patio with porcelain soaking tub, back fire pit and charcoal grill.

                Back patio with porcelain soaking tub, back fire pit and charcoal grill.

              • The tipi is a wonderful place to hang out rain or shine.

                The tipi is a wonderful place to hang out rain or shine.

              • Looking back up towards house from tipi.

                Looking back up towards house from tipi.

              • Go for an afternoon paddleboard on serene Murray Lake.

                Go for an afternoon paddleboard on serene Murray Lake.

              • Living and dining area

                Living and dining area

              • Kitchen, living and dining area.

                Kitchen, living and dining area.

              • Half bath and laundry

                Half bath and laundry

              • Twin bunk room

                Twin bunk room

              • Full bath for master bedroom and twin bunk room.

                Full bath for master bedroom and twin bunk room.

              • Master closet and extra bed linens.

                Master closet and extra bed linens.

              • Loft with full bed and seating area

                Loft with full bed and seating area

              • Guest bathroom

                Guest bathroom

              • Another beautiful evening on Moonridge.

                Another beautiful evening on Moonridge.

              • Exterior of house

                Exterior of house

              • Another sunshine afternoon in the yard.

                Another sunshine afternoon in the yard.

              VRBO #588164

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              This listing was first published here in 2014.

              Date last modified - Friday, October 31, 2014

              $200 - $250 per night (USD)
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              3 Bedroom / 2.5 Bathroom
              Sleeps 8

              View calendar: Updated 10/31/14
              Minimum stay: 3 nights
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              Speaks: english
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              • Calendar last updated: 10/31/2014
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