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Rustic luxury with world class views and private beach

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,700 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

1700 sq. ft 2 BR 2 BA Luxury space for 4. Option for 6--email 4 info.

The rental space occupies the lower beach level of this beautiful European Lodge style home at the end of Finley Point with sweeping views of Flathead Lake, the Mission mountains, Wild horse Island, and the Bird Islands. This space (1700+ sq,ft.) features two lake view bedrooms and two baths with the ability to sleep four people. (There is an option to rent an additional 600 sq. ft. third bedroom/bath suite for two additional guests. The third bedroom will not be rented separately.) The two bedroom space includes a media room with wood burning fireplace, private outdoor stone patio with gas grill/comfy seating and steps to 1000 ft of private shoreline featuring a secluded pebbled cove.

Other amenities include a tennis court with basketball hoop, 2 lakeside decks, private forested 10 acres with orchard and miles of walking, running and biking opportunities on Finley Point. Approximately 20 minute drive to Polson MT, 45 minutes to Bigfork and 90 minutes to Whitefish or Glacier National Park.

This truly unique property is shared with homeowners occupying upper floor and is impeccably decorated in European lodge style. The rental space is accessed through separate entrances requiring a walk down a stone path. Please see photos for images of path as it is not well suited for those with limited mobility.

The quoted rate is only for rental of two bedrooms and will be adjusted upward accordingly if three are rented. Contact owner for details on renting the third ensuite bedroom and bath.

More Details

Owner
Barb
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english, french, spanish, We speak English but have access to interpreter.
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
July 24, 2017

About Barb

Property owners are Montana natives who have owned the property since the 1980's. The home was constructed in the early 2000's.

What makes this apartment unique

This is a truly exceptional location featuring a private beach and extraordinary views of Flathead lake and the surrounding mountains. The home and beach area are secluded from sight of neighbors. A very rare find.

Amenities

Polson Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1700 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • An optional third bedroom/bath suite for two more guests(for a total of 6) is available for rent with rates to be discussed with owner.
Location Type:
  • Lake View ...
  • Lakefront ...
  • Mountain View
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , ensuite with bedroom #1
  • First two baths feature marble floors and counters and tub/shower surrounds. Third bath has concrete floor, industrial look, granite countertops and tub/shower surround.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 : - 1 queen
  • Bedroom 1: Queen bed with large sitting area. Features antique furniture and décor. Ensuite bathroom. Walk in closet. Lake view. Bedroom 2: Queen bed, antique dresser, closet. Adjacent Bath. Lake View Optional Bedroom 3. Queen bed with large sitting area and breakfast bar with microwave and small fridge. Ensuite bathroom. Features industrial decor. Walk in closet. Lake view. Call owner for pricing on this optional bedroom suite.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Property is a luxurious estate shared with owners who occupy upper floor residence. Beach is shared with owners. Patio dining area and all downstairs living area is private to renters.

Reviews

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Rustic luxury with world class views and private beach
average rating of 5.0 based on 26 reviews
5

The most beautiful property on Flathead Lake!

  • 5 of 5

We were in awe when we arrived a Bob and Barb's home. The setting, the lake, the pebble beach and the architecture of the house far exceeded our expectations. The photos really do not do this home and property justice. The home is in a very unique setting at the tip of Finley point on a very private pebble beach with rock cliffs on both sides. The sunset from the patio was stunning. The only other inhabitants were the nesting eagles and osprey along with an occasional passing boat. This may be the best lot on the lake - and that is saying a lot - it's a big lake.

Our family of six spent nearly every waking moment outside - on the patio, beach, swimming, jumping of a 25 ft rock cliff, kayaking, playing tennis, hiking, jet skiing and boating. The list of things to do here is endless. We are avid tennis players and the tennis court is one of the most well maintained outdoor courts I have every played on. We kayaked nearly every day, usually out to a few uninhabited islands that were home to nesting eagles. We even hung our hammocks on the island and slept there one night. The pebble beach is ideal for swimming and the kids had a blast jumping off the rock cliff right on the property. Bob even took us out boating for a few hours. He gave us tour and history of the lake and pulled the kids on an innertube.

Bob and Barb are the most wonderful hosts and they were very concerned that we enjoy ourselves. As an example, the winch motor for Bob's boat malfunctioned while we were there. To make sure we got out on a boat trip he spent nearly 3 hours manually launching and retrieving the boat. I felt guilty seeing him work so hard, but it just goes to show what wonderful people they are and how important it is to them that their guests enjoy their stay.

I have now stayed at around 20 homes through VRBO and HomeAway. This home and the hosts are one of the best. I had some reservations about staying here with the owners still on-site. However, you will soon realize that having Bob and Barb as your hosts is and incredible plus.

  • Submitted: Jul 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Exceptional Property, Exceptional Hosts

  • 5 of 5

The pictures do a good job representing the high quality and attention to detail found throughout this property. However photos cannot capture the experience of sitting on the dock in the private alcove watching the late summer sunset over mountains and pristine glacial waters, the only sound being the occasional fish jumping. Our family was mesmerized from the moment we arrived, and completely renewed and refreshed by the time we left. The homeowners are truly wonderful people - Some of the most generous and kind we have ever met. Guaranteed, anyone who stays at this amazing property will feel lucky indeed to have found it, and will have plans to return.

  • Submitted: Jun 19, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

A gem

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful people, wonderful setting, incredible beauty. We will return! Thanks Barb and Bob!

  • Submitted: Apr 26, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Phenomenal experience

  • 5 of 5

This property is beautiful. The home itself is a work of art, the views are unimaginable. The deer roam free on Finley point and there are plenty of picture opportunities from the deer as well as the Big Sky Sunsets.

The accomodations were fantastic and the hosts are wonderful people. This is the best place to enjoy nature and take in the best view of Flathead Lake.

We are already planning our return trip next year.

Thanks Bob and Barb for sharing your piece of Paradise.

  • Submitted: Sep 20, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Excellent

  • 5 of 5

My family (2 adults and two boys ages 13 and 15) spent 4 days here in late August. We found the property a perfect fit for our crew. The two beautiful bedrooms each has amazing views of the lake and islands. The large library/entertainment room allowed us to spread out and never feel crowded.

We ended up spending most of our time at the property swimming, kayaking, playing tennis and basket ball, fishing (no luck here), and BBQing.

We spent 4 days in Glacier before hand and we were happy we did not plan to travel up to Glacier from the property as it is a good 1 1/2 drive to park entrance and park is huge once you enter it so we would have spent a lot of time driving.

The owners who were on-site were wonderfully helpful and generous to share such a special place. I would return without hesitation.

  • Submitted: Sep 14, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Summer Bliss

  • 5 of 5

Leaving this review is hard because words really can't express what a wonderful place this is to stay. My family had the most wonderful vacation here and we were really able to shut down and enjoy each other. We drank our coffee each morning watching the sun rise and listening to the waves from our private beach, ate each meal by the water and campfires each night. We have already decided that we are coming back. Barb and Bob were so great! They were so accommodating and helpful, always checking to see if we needed anything. Best place to stay on Flathead!!

  • Submitted: Sep 2, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
60 Miles
Missoula
Nearest Barpub
6 Miles
Highway 35 and Finley Pt.
Nearest Golf
10 Miles
Polson Municipal and Mission Bay
Nearest Train
75 Miles
Whitefish
Nearest Motorway
6 Miles
Highway 35
Nearest Restaurant
6 Miles
Smoke House or Finley Pt. Grill
Nearest Ski
60 Miles
Blacktail Mountain
Car: necessary

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Rates & Availability

Polson Apartment Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
2017 peak season
Jun 15 2017 - Sep 15 2017
3 night minimum stay
$3,500
 
 
2018 peak season
Jun 15 2018 - Sep 15 2018
3 night minimum stay
$3,500
 
 
2019 Peak Season
Jun 15 2019 - Sep 15 2019
3 night minimum stay
$3,500
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$2,850
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $1,500
Cleaning Fee $150
Tax Rate 7.0%

$150.00 cleaning fee

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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