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Reviewed 23 May 2013

We stay here every trip that we aren't camping, which is becoming more and more as we feel so spoiled after a stay. Great prices, especially in the off season, excellent location, every room has a balcony, and wildlife in the backyard. I have never stayed when there wasn't deer, and often elk and the occasional bison, on the grounds.... More 

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Chris H, Owner at Yellowstone's Absaroka Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind review. We really appreciate you being a loyal customer. More 

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Reviewed 22 May 2013

We spent the last four nights at the Absaroka and like always, we didn't want to leave. Clean and comfortable rooms with the best view to be found. It's so nice to be able to hear the river running by while enjoying the view from the balcony. On our last trip the Lodge had added new mattresses to the rooms.... More 

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Chris H, Owner at Yellowstone's Absaroka Lodge, responded to this review

Christy we always are appreciative that you guys choose to stay with us and look forward to seeing you again soon. More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 April 2013

The location of this lodge is wonderful with views (from your deck) of the river and the Absaroka Mountain Range. The rooms are very simple and plain BUT clean! There is a flat screen tv, two comfortabe double beds, a small bathroom(sink on the outside), and free WiFi. It takes about a total of seven minutes to get to the... More 

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Chris H, Owner at Yellowstone's Absaroka Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks for your kind review and we're glad you enjoyed your stay. Come back and visit soon. More 

Melbourne, Australia
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Reviewed 9 April 2013

While the decor on the inside is nothing special, the queen bedroom and bathroom was spacious enough for us. The rooms are clean and the beds are extremely comfortable. The lodge is well located on the main road in town near restaurants and close to the Yellowstone entrance. The nearby Cowboy bar and grill just over the bridge is a... More 

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Chris H, Owner at Yellowstone's Absaroka Lodge, responded to this review

We're so glad you enjoyed your stay especially since you traveled all the way from Down Under. Thank you for the kind review. More 

Muscadine, Alabama
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Reviewed 31 March 2013 via mobile

We stayed here and had the best time. We sat on the balcony at night listening to the river and sipped on a nice local brewed beer purchased from the local store. We had the best family time ever. The feller that runs the place was awesome. Great customer service and he put us in rooms next to each other.... More 

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Chris H, Owner at Yellowstone's Absaroka Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks for staying with us on your trip to Yellowstone. We're pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and can't wait to have you back. More 

Arlington, Virginia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 December 2012

I just stayed here for a work trip to Yellowstone. The rates were below government rates, so that was a plus right away. There were five others in our party and they took standard rooms. Jokingly, I asked if they had other rooms available, and they did but at a higher rate, $15 more, still $15 below government rate. I... More 

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Chris H, Owner at Yellowstone's Absaroka Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your business and we're glad you enjoyed your stay. We'll be updating those 1990 TV's very soon:) We've been busy doing a lot of updating and that's next on the list. More 

Salida, Colorado
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Reviewed 15 October 2012

After staying 6 nights in small rooms in the Parks, our room at Absaroka was a welcome surprise. We reserved a suite with full kitchen and that's what we got. It was on the second floor of the building set farthest back on the property; private and quiet. We really recommend this lodge.

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Chris H, Owner at Yellowstone's Absaroka Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind review of our property. You're right staying outside the Park in hotels like ours are definitely the way to visit Yellowstone. More 

Butte, Montana
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 October 2012 via mobile

Very nice Hotel on the river and next to the Bridge. Easy to walk to restaurants. River is beautiful and it's an easy drive into the park. Beautiful view of Montana's and fair price. Great place to visit every season

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Chris H, Owner at Yellowstone's Absaroka Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your business and we're glad you enjoyed your stay. More 

Clinton Township, Michigan
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 October 2012

A whole lot of good, A little bit of disappointment, A little suggestion. I came to Gardiner for a friend's wedding. She lives in the area/works at Yellowstone so she suggested Absaroka because of their winter rates. Their winter rates were SO reasonable! I was really excited that after coming so far we wouldn't spend an arm and a leg... More 

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Chris H, Owner at Yellowstone's Absaroka Lodge, responded to this review

We're glad to hear you would recommend our hotel and we appreciate your business. Sorry for a little confusion you may have encountered upon check in. More 

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Reviewed 9 October 2012 via mobile

Room OK but could truly use some updating. Nice thing about this place is the sitting area in front of the room, but as we only stayed one night could not make good use of it unfortunately. Hotel choices are very limited in this small town and could use some competition to force all these places and restaurants to do... More 

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Chris H, Owner at Yellowstone's Absaroka Lodge, responded to this review

Just wanted to point out that we've done lots of updating this year making a big investment back in the property. Since early Spring, new beds in every room, new high profile toilets, new carpet in lobby and hallways, new lamps, new in room coffee makers and new deck chairs. Coming soon, new flat screen tv's, new room chairs. With... More 

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Our motel is strategically located directly on the banks of the Yellowstone River.... right at the North Entrance of Yellowstone National Park, two blocks from Roosevelt Arch.Our rooms are extremely clean, come with free wifi and stunning views. In January of 2012 we renovated adding plush new beds to every room, new toilets, and new carpeting in the hall ways and office. Most rooms have a private balcony which is perfect for relaxing and enjoying the views.We have Satellite TV, AC, outstanding hospitality and complimentary in-lobby tea, coffee and hot chocolate.We encourage you to stay with us and make your trip to YNP a trip to remember.Sincerely, Absaroka Lodge Ownership. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Yellowstone's Absaroka Lodge

Address: 310 Scott St, Gardiner, MT 59030
Region: United States > Montana > Gardiner
Price Range: $155 - $320 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Yellowstone's Absaroka Lodge 2*
Number of rooms: 41
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