Destination guide

Choose a vacation rental for your Sanders County getaway

Experience the unique character of Sanders County with a stay in a vacation home rental. This city has something for everyone. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home. Many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Things to do

Activities and attractions in and around Sanders County

Do you want to discover attractions to see while you're in town? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Sanders County a fun place to get away. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Lookout Pass Ski Area (20.1 mi / 32.3 km)
  • Route of the Hiawatha Trail (24 mi / 38.7 km)
  • River's Bend Golf Course (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Sanders County

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Sanders County is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • St. Regis Sports Fields (23.2 mi / 37.4 km)
  • Island Park (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Thompson Falls State Park (2.5 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Blossom Lakes (18.9 mi / 30.4 km)
  • Rainbow Lake (27.6 mi / 44.5 km)
  • Pulaski Tunnel Trail (29 mi / 46.6 km)

What are the top vacation rentals in Sanders County?

Chic villas, tranquil houseboats and rustic cottages — everyone's dream escape is different. Whatever you're into, you're sure to find something that tempts you among our top vacation rentals in Sanders County:

  • "Cabin - Scenic Riverfront Retreat With Hot Tub And Kayaks": If you're searching for someplace in Thompson Falls with 2 bedrooms and the comforts of home, this escape is calling your name. Amenities include heating and a washing machine.
  • "Green Acres Ranch // Entire Lodge": Stay at this property in Thompson Falls and take advantage of a kitchen island, off-street parking options and more. It has 7 bedrooms to accommodate your favorite people.

For even more great options, use the search bar at the top of the page to find the perfect Sanders County vacation rental for you.

What are the best tiny house vacation rentals in Sanders County?

Punching far above its weight when it comes to charm and innovation, a tiny house vacation rental in Sanders County opens the door to big adventure. Close down all your tech and switch your focus to Mother Nature at one of these pocket-sized escapes:

  • Leave the everyday behind and disappear to "282: Tiny House, Heart Of Missoula". This property in Northside packs plenty of conveniences into its compact space, such as a fridge and a microwave oven.
  • Alternatively, get comfy at "Modern Tiny Home In Lakeside - The Blackfoot". Located in Lakeside, this tiny abode comes with a stovetop and heating.

Can I find log cabins to rent in Sanders County?

Choose a wonderful log cabin from the many dotted in or around Sanders County and you'll soon be inside your wooden hideaway, drink in hand, reclining by a roaring fire. But adventure will be right there on your doorstep too. These cabins promise a great mix of comfort and fun:

  • "Rustic Log Cabin On 20 Acres Private And Peaceful": Enjoy a week relaxing at this great cabin nestled in nature. When you've recharged, enjoy ice skating or snowmobiling, which are some of the leading activities in this region.
  • "Middle Thompson Lake Log Cabin No Wifi Or Cell Service": After a big day of trying out some popular local pastimes, such as horse riding and cross-country skiing, put your feet up at this charming getaway.

What are the top-rated vacation rentals for weekend getaways in Sanders County?

While long trips overseas are epic, there's something wonderful about escaping for a weekend getaway. These properties in Sanders County are ideal for just that:

  • "Riverfront Cabin On The Clark Fork" - Situated in Plains, there's loads of fantastic stuff to see and do near this property. Handy extras like a microwave oven and heating are the cherry on top!
  • "Beautiful Trout Creek Getaway On 200 Private Acres" - This is another great place where you can kick back and enjoy a mini break. Take advantage of high-speed internet services, a kitchen and more during your stay at this Plains property.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in Sanders County?

If you're chasing something with more personality than a standard hotel room, you'll like our studio apartments in Sanders County. Cook up a storm in your kitchen, read a book on the lounge and feel right at home. Take a peek at some of our top-rated studios:

  • Settle in and get comfy at "Upper Cabin Suite - 1 King Bed", situated in Thompson Falls. There are plenty of amenities available here, including a fireplace and a barbecue grill.
  • Otherwise, use "Lower Cabin Suite - 2 Queen Beds" as a base to discover the area around you. This homey getaway is in Thompson Falls and comes with a barbecue grill and coffee and tea making facilities.

Can I find short term rentals in Sanders County?

Book yourself a cheap and cheerful cabin or splash out on an upmarket condo. Vrbo has plenty of short-term rentals for your vacation in Sanders County. Take a look at these options for some inspiration:

  • "Riverfront Cabin On The Clark Fork" in Plains is perfect for a short-term stay. It's close to the town center, so you can easily get out and explore all the best sights without having to travel too far.
  • "Beautiful Trout Creek Getaway On 200 Private Acres" also rolls out the welcome mat for short-term guests. Spend a couple of days at this vacation rental in Trout Creek and discover why it's a hit with many travelers.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in Sanders County?

If you're eager to impress your someone special, then stay somewhere special! Organize a romantic weekend getaway in Sanders County at one of these hideouts and fall in love all over again:

  • Squeeze in some "us time" at "Cabin - Scenic Riverfront Retreat With Hot Tub And Kayaks". This Thompson Falls rental is custom-made for romance, offering amenities like beauty services and air conditioning to help set the mood.
  • Alternatively, cuddle up together at "Green Acres Ranch // Entire Lodge". A dining table and a firepit add to the atmosphere of this Thompson Falls property.

What are the best large group vacation rentals in Sanders County?

If you're thinking about taking a getaway to remember, don't go by yourself; take the whole gang. It's always more fun to share your experiences with your friends and family. These vacation rentals in Sanders County are ideal for larger groups:

  • "Green Acres Ranch // Entire Lodge": With 7 bedrooms, everyone can come along to this sought-after retreat in Thompson Falls. A garden and a kitchen are among the amenities available here.
  • "The Elk Barn Inn - Guest Ranch": This getaway in Western Montana has 8 bedrooms, so don't stress about leaving anyone off your guest list. A nearby river and a fireplace are among its many highlights.

What are the best houses for rent with a pool in Sanders County?

Get ready to take your pick and hop right in. Here are a few highly rated house rentals in Sanders County where life is better by the pool:

  • Kids, parents, uncles, aunts — everyone will enjoy the pool at "Promo "le P'tit Galet" New House 2 - default-unit". Take the family on a vacation at this Frehel rental home which also comes with a garden and a microwave oven.
  • Unwind by the water while the kids frolic about at "Riverview House At The Riverfront". This property in Thompson Falls offers a range of conveniences to keep your guests nice and comfortable, such as a DVD player and a fridge.

What are the best large family vacation rentals in Sanders County?

Quality time with family doesn't just magically happen — it takes care, love and an ideal setting. Vrbo has your back on the last part. Check out these large family vacation rentals in Sanders County where loved ones connect and memories are made:

  • Get your loved ones together at "Green Acres Ranch // Entire Lodge". Located in Thompson Falls, this popular property offers 7 bedrooms and amenities including a toaster and a fridge. It can comfortably sleep up to 12 guests.
  • "Riverfront Cabin On The Clark Fork" in Plains will also lay out the welcome mat for you and your team. Accommodating up to 8 guests, this property offers 3 bedrooms, a fridge and coffee and tea making facilities.

On the search for family-friendly entertainment? Thompson Falls High Bridge is one of many great attractions you can find dotted around Sanders County.