Discover a selection of 500 vacation rentals in West Yellowstone, MT that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo vacation homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including WiFi and swimming pools. Prices start at $191 per night, and cabins and houses are popular options for a stay in West Yellowstone. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Explore nature from a West Yellowstone cabin to rent

This town, located in southern Montana, acts as a gateway to Yellowstone National Park. While the park remains a major attraction, you can also fly-fish for trout year-round at nearby streams and lakes. The Yellowstone Historic Center Museum intrigues visitors with exhibits and films about the park and displays vintage stagecoaches used to travel through the area. At Grizzly & Wolf Discovery Center, you can watch the animals that include bears and raptors, as well as hear rangers talk about their feeding habits. Several West Yellowstone, Montana, log cabin rentals feature antique furniture and a wood stove to add to the old-fashioned charm.

Things to do

Sightseeing near West Yellowstone vacation rentals

Outdoor enthusiasts head to West Yellowstone for its proximity to Yellowstone National Park, but you'll find that there’s plenty to do in between hikes and excursions. After a long day of hiking, why not reward the kids with a trip to see a family-friendly show at the Playmill Theatre, followed by an indulgent dessert in one of downtown’s ice cream parlors? Or, to explore the majesty of Yellowstone without worrying about blisters or bears, check out the Yellowstone Giant Screen, an IMAX theater with a 6-story-high screen which offers daily showings of films about the park and its history.


Activities near West Yellowstone vacation homes

Fans of the great outdoors will be in heaven in West Yellowstone; there are few outdoor activities that you can't do here, so whether your idea of the perfect vacation is mountain biking along rugged trails, kayaking through unspoilt wilderness, fly-fishing in the sparkling waters of Quake Lake, or simply listening to the bugle-like calls of elk from the porch of your West Yellowstone vacation rental, this town has it all. Winter blankets the park in snow, making the trails ripe for cross-country skiing and snowcoach tours, while summer brings horseback rides past majestic geysers and waterfalls.

Day trips

Day trips near West Yellowstone vacation homes

West Yellowstone is an ideal base camp to explore the wonders of Big Sky. Vacation rentals are available near places like Gallatin National Forest, a vast wilderness area with hiking trails and streams teeming with wildlife, and Gallatin Canyon, a deep gorge and river with campsites and opportunities for climbing and water adventures. You'll also like Ousel Falls Park, a park with scenic waterfalls and hiking trails, and Spanish Peaks, a mountain range with streams, rivers, lakes, and alpine terrain.


Climate during your stay in West Yellowstone getaway cabins

West Yellowstone’s weather, like many other things in this one-of-a-kind frontier town, is varied and awe-inspiring. The sub-arctic climate gives rise to cold winters which blanket the town in twinkling drifts of snow; temperatures plunge precipitously between October and March, and the coldest temperature in the lower 48 states—minus 54 degrees—was recorded here. But spring brings the land back to life, and summers are pleasantly warm, with highs in the top end of the 70s—perfect hiking weather.

Natural features

Park yourself in West Yellowstone to enjoy stunning scenery

The most notable feature of West Yellowstone’s location is, without a doubt, its proximity to Yellowstone Park; it’s adjacent to the most popular entrance, and a West Yellowstone vacation rental puts you in the ideal spot if you’re planning on hiking to the Old Faithful geyser, just over 30 miles away. The land here is rugged and wild but stunningly beautiful, marbled with ice in winter and strewn with wildflowers in the summer, and is home to a dizzying variety of animals, including elk, bison, and bears.

How to get there

Traveling to and around West Yellowstone

The nearest airport is in West Yellowstone, MT (WYS-Yellowstone), located 2.5 mi (4.1 km) from the city center.

Family friendly

Family fun near West Yellowstone vacation rentals

West Yellowstone is filled with family-friendly attractions for all ages. Vacation homes are available near places like the Grizzly & Wolf Discovery Center, a park with close-up views of grizzly bears and gray wolves, and Yellowstone Historic Center, a museum in a former train depot with artifacts from local history. Kids will also like Yellowstone Aerial Adventures, an adventure park with zip lines through the wilderness and rafting excursions.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near West Yellowstone?

The heart wants what the heart wants, and right now that's to get away. Now's the time to pack your bags and escape to one of these top vacation rentals in or near West Yellowstone:

  • Make use of handy extras like cable/satellite TV services and off-street parking options at "Home Located 10 Miles North Of Yellowstone Park". Located around 35 miles from West Yellowstone, this property has 4 bedrooms and good guest reviews.
  • Alternatively, make yourself comfy at "Rustic Timbers Mountain Retreat Ski In". Around 45 miles from the heart of West Yellowstone, it has 4 bedrooms and comes with spa and beauty services and a nearby zoo.

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

Can I find log cabins to rent in or near West Yellowstone?

Whether you're searching for a simple retreat or something a little more luxe, you'll find a terrific range of log cabins to rent in West Yellowstone. Experience a mix of adventure and comfort at one of these sought-after options:

  • Settle in at "Charming Log Cabin In Trees - West Yellowstone" in West Yellowstone and during your waking hours enjoy water skiing and basketball and your evenings kicking back in your cozy cabin.
  • Alternatively, get your vacation on at "Lake Front Log Cabin With Boat Slip". Try some sledding or water skiing or just rest and relax at this West Yellowstone property.

What are the top-rated vacation rentals for weekend getaways in or near West Yellowstone?

Your Monday to Friday will be much easier to face if you've got something exciting planned for the weekend. Give yourself something nice to look forward to by locking in one of these top weekend getaways in or near West Yellowstone:

  • Book a stay at "Snow Creek Lodge - Roam Property Management", around 7 miles to the west of West Yellowstone, and you've got yourself the ultimate weekend break. You'll have outdoor attractions like Purple Mountain Trail and Two Top close by and conveniences like air conditioning and a kitchen to make use of.
  • Another terrific option is "Newly Built Condo Steps Away From Yellowstone's Wonders", which is around 1 mile north of West Yellowstone. When you're not chilling in your rental making the most of coffee and tea making facilities and WiFi, be sure to visit Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center and Purple Mountain Trail.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in and around West Yellowstone?

Studio apartments are a simple yet stylish option, perfectly suited for one or two guests. Spend your days familiarizing yourself with the area and your nights resting up in your cozy hideaway. These vacation properties in or near West Yellowstone are sure to please:

  • Enjoy some time out on your own or take a travel buddy along to "South Plateau Cabins - A Cozy, Beautiful Log Home Near Yellowstone". You'll have lots of amenities at your disposal, including off-street parking options and nearby hunting activities.
  • "The Pine Cone Cabin 245 Night" is another terrific choice, offering all you need for the ideal West Yellowstone retreat. Convenient amenities here include a kitchen and free toiletries.

Can I find short term rentals in or near West Yellowstone?

Whether you're after a cabin for you and a pal or a guesthouse big enough for the whole family, there's no shortage of short-term rentals in and around West Yellowstone. These properties make a comfortable base for a flying visit:

  • For a memorable vacation, you can't go wrong with "Grey Wolf Cabin - One Mile To Ne Entrance To Yellowstone Park". It's close to the center of West Yellowstone, in addition to countless things to see and do.
  • Alternatively, spend a couple of relaxing nights at "Snow Creek Lodge - Roam Property Management". This comfy, centrally located property makes it easy to explore the area's sights.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in or near West Yellowstone?

Whether spent in a luxury condo or a rustic cabin, a romantic weekend getaway is a perfect way to spice up your love life. Whisk your special someone off for a few days at one of these enticing escapes in or near West Yellowstone:

  • Put on some relaxing tunes and chill together at "Beautiful Home With High End Finishes". Around 7 miles from West Yellowstone, this property has everything you need for a couple's weekend away, including air conditioning and shopping facilities.
  • Alternatively, spend a few blissful days enjoying each other's company at "Montana. Cabin - , Just 5 Blocks From Yellowstone A", around 1 mile from West Yellowstone. A fireplace and skiing facilities will help set the mood.

What are the best large group vacation rentals in or near West Yellowstone?

Check out these large group vacation rentals in or near West Yellowstone and don't worry about leaving anyone off your guest list:

  • There's loads of space to enjoy yourselves at "Eagle's Nest In Town Of West Yellowstone". Around 1 mile west of West Yellowstone, this expansive retreat has 6 bedrooms sleeping up to 20 guests. Amenities include a fireplace and mountain views.
  • "Listen To The Elk Bugle Enjoy Fall Colors And Slow Pace Autumn Dates Available" is another terrific option. It's around 1 mile to the northwest of West Yellowstone, has 5 bedrooms and welcomes up to 14 guests. A kitchen and a fireplace are just a couple of things designed to make your group vacation even more memorable.

What are the best houses for rent with a pool in or near West Yellowstone?

A pool is often an all-important amenity when deciding where to spend your vacation, particularly if you're taking the kids. Check out these houses with a pool in or near West Yellowstone and spend your days splish-splashing around:

  • Pack your swim gear and make a booking at "The Aspen House - Roam Property Management". There are also lots of other great amenities here, including a fridge and a kitchen.
  • Alternatively, enjoy a more leisurely pace of life at "Main Family House With Additional Guest House Included". Along with a refreshing pool, make use of a kitchen and a barbecue grill.

Don't know how to pack your suitcase for your West Yellowstone getaway? This appealing destination has a subarctic climate. In the summer months, expect average temperatures ranging from 40 ºF to 70 ºF. Check out our range of West Yellowstone vacation rentals by using the search bar at the top of the page. Simply adjust the filters to get more ideas about where to stay.

What are the best large family vacation rentals in or near West Yellowstone?

A family getaway should be about spending time together and sharing fun experiences. If you're looking for a home away from home that'll fit your nearest and dearest, browse through these large family vacation rentals in and around West Yellowstone:

  • Located about 7 miles west of West Yellowstone, "Beautiful Home With High End Finishes" can fit up to 8 people over 5 bedrooms. As well as more than enough space to sprawl out, amenities here include a DVD player and towels.
  • Another popular family getaway is "Eagle's Nest In Town Of West Yellowstone". Around 1 mile west of West Yellowstone, it features 6 bedrooms, room for up to 20 guests, a dishwasher and a nearby laundromat.

Can I find family cabin rentals in or near West Yellowstone?

Take a break with your kids in a family cabin rental in or near West Yellowstone and get set to create some lovely new memories together. Here are a couple of favorites:

  • "Montana. Cabin - , Just 5 Blocks From Yellowstone A" - Enjoy fun and laughs with your nearest and dearest at this escape, which is around 1 mile north of the center of West Yellowstone. A travel crib and childrens activities are some of its family-friendly amenities.
  • "Riverfront Cabin On The Madison 35 Minutes To Yellowstone Nat'l Park" - This vacation rental is another family favorite and is around 1 mile northwest of West Yellowstone. Offering childrens activities, towels and more, it'll get your group's nod of approval.

For more options, use the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to find the West Yellowstone vacation rental that's perfect for your needs.