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Cozy Victorian in the Hip Strip area of Missoula

Bedrooms 3
Space 1,230 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

Located walking distance from downtown and UM, this Victorian cottage is close to all that is happening in Missoula. Just around the corner is the 'hip strip' with coffee, restaurants, brewery, bakeries, ice cream and fun shops. Relax on the front porch and enjoy the picket-fenced yard circled by abundant flowerbeds. Step inside to see original wood floors, doors and trim. Loving care has restored and updated this wonderful house. The bedroom on the main floor has a double bed while upstairs is the bathroom and two dormer bedrooms with single beds. The well-appointed petite kitchen will handle your cooking needs, only lacking the convenience of a dishwasher. The house is most suited for a couple or family. The fragile nature of the home does not allow smoking and only pre-approved dogs.

Bobbi Chenoweth
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
May 21, 2018

About Bobbi Chenoweth

Originally from back east, Colorado was our home until our children grew up and moved away. Having retired from teaching and land management we moved to Missoula in 2008 to be closer to our daughter and her family.

Bobbi Chenoweth purchased this house in 2008

Why Bobbi Chenoweth chose Riverfront

We were very happy to find a place right in the heart of old Missoula. Our property has 2 homes, one we used for visiting friends and relatives, which gave us the idea of inviting more folks to enjoy all that we find intriguing about Missoula.

What makes this house unique

Missoula is a wonderful and unique small town with so much activity. Walking from the house is easy and the town is bike-friendly. Don't miss the rest of Montana.


Riverfront House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1230 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • 1 upstairs bathroom tub/shower combo
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 double
    Bedroom 2 - 1 twin/ single , dormer upstairs bedroom
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single , dormer upstairs bedroom
  • Double Beds (1) downstairs bedroom offers a cozy double bed, Twin or Single Beds (3) one upstairs bedroom has 2 twins and the other bedroom has 1 twin
  • Books
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • 2 bicycles
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • racquetball
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Cozy Victorian in the Hip Strip area of Missoula
average rating of 4.9 based on 10 reviews
Scottsdale, AZ

Bobbi's place is awesome

  • 5 of 5

Really nice, Victorian house in a great area surrounded by other beautiful old homes. Lots of places within a block or two including grocery store, coffee houses, Tap room, restaurants and more. Easy walk to downtown Missoula that maybe took 10 minutes. Accommodations were great. Bobbi's communication was fantastic.

  • Submitted: May 21, 2018
  • Stayed: May 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Spring visit in Missoula

  • 5 of 5

Highly recommend this house to rent. the house has everything you will need for a

perfect stay. The bed was fabulous. The location was excellent, we could walk to grocery shop,

restaurants and brewery's. We could walk to the river and use the path to run, bike and walk.

The owners were very accommodating and thoughtful. The neighbors were very welcoming.

  • Submitted: May 16, 2018
  • Stayed: April 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great house in a great location

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I were in Missoula for a few days and we lucked out finding this wonderful house. First, Bobbi was great to work with before we arrived and checked on us after we were is Missoula. She was very nice. Second, the house is great. It is an older house that has a nice porch and yard. It has a nice sized family room and dining room. There is a nice entry/foyer area that is also good size. There is a great kitchen with everything you could need for a stay! Additionally, the location of the house is perfect. We stayed here during a conference at the university and it’s a less than five minute drive. You are also two blocks to the river walk and two blocks to Higgins (which you can take to cross over the river and you are in downtown Missoula in a ten minute walk). We really liked this house a lot and we will definitely stay here again during our next trip to Missoula!

  • Submitted: Apr 2, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Austin, Texas 78703

An outstanding rental

  • 5 of 5

This is the second year that I have rented the 5th Street Cottage. I will continue to do so, as I have a daughter in Missoula. The location is ideal, the house is the perfect size, and the only thing that would make it more than 100% would be a bathroom on the ground level. That is certainly not a deal breaker, however. The Chenoweths are the ideal "landlords". They care deeply for the property, and it shows in every respect. They are also lovely to have discussions with about various topics such as plantings, flowers, and travel in France. I highly recommend this property. Carolyn Miller, Austin, TX

  • Submitted: Jul 26, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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A very comfortable house in a great location!

  • 5 of 5

We booked Bobbi's house for our family members who were visiting us in late June. This was the 2nd time we worked with Bobbi and both times were wonderful experiences - Bobbi was very responsive to our emails and she kept the house very clean! The house is within walking distance to downtown Missoula and some great local businesses, which include an ice cream shop, a grocery store, a micro brewery and a bakery which are all beloved Missoulian institutions.

The only thing to take note of for people who are coming in the height of summer, and who absolutely need ACs - the house doesn't have ACs but our family members were comfortable both times, as they followed Bobbi's suggestion of closing the drapes during the hottest times of the day, and opening all the windows and doors when it cooled down later in the day.

All in all, a wonderful vacation rental!

  • Submitted: Jul 13, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great vacation address

  • 5 of 5

This house couldn't be more peaceful and homey. Owners keep it immaculate and the flowers planted are something to see. Everything you need in the home and then some, close to downtown Missoula and attractions. Bobbi and Hugh couldn't be nicer or more welcoming!

  • Submitted: Jun 29, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
8 Miles
Missoula International
Nearest Barpub
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Nearest Train
1 Miles
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Interstte 90
Nearest Restaurant
Nearest Ski
15 Miles
Snow Bowl

Glacier National Park


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

rates vary on number of guests and length of stay - 3 night min.

family rates 3 nights winter rate $450 - summer $550
weekly family rate winter $550 - summer $750
we do not accept more than 3 adults that are not family members -
monthly rates winer $1550 summer $2500
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Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.