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Monza
2 reviews
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Reviewed 24 October 2014

We stayed in a beautiful cabin and enjoyed very much. The place is awesome, with a beach on the Yellowstone River and a herd of elks just outside the cabin when you wake up. Charissa was very kind and also offered us delicious desserts

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7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 November 2013

For a variety of reasons, Headwaters is a terrific B&B within five minutes of Yellowstone's north entrance. First and foremost, the owners are terrific. They know the park backwards and forwards. Not only do they both work in Yellowstone, but Tim is the chief ranger and Charissa grew up in the area. Tough to find more knowledgeable hosts. They are... More 

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1 Thank rp1384
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 September 2013

We would highly recommend Headwaters B and B. The owners are terrific and because they work in Yellowstone you get a real insiders view. They are gracious and friendly and you get a taste of the real Montana experience. Great views of the river and mountains from your back door. Lots of good restaurants close by.

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Baldwinsville, New York
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Reviewed 15 September 2013

We had the pleasure of staying here for four nights. Charissa and her husband Tim both work in the park which is a great help and very informative. The best part is the hospitality, you feel welcomed the minute you step in the door. We were in The Trout room and then the Elk, both were very clean and comfortable,... More 

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1 Thank Eileen K
Warren, New Jersey
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 September 2013

We found our hostess to be unlike any we have encountered. She owns the open, friendly, welcoming atmosphere that led to her guests treating each other like old friends. Charissa creates fine, well-prepared breakfasts and offers interesting conversation about Yellowstone, enhanced by the work experiences there of herself and her husband, Tim. The setting, right along the Yellowstone River, offers... More 

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New York City, New York
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 September 2013

My husband and I stayed in the Bison room for 3 nights during our visit to Yellowstone at the end of August. This place made my vacation! Quaint, serene, picturesque, welcoming B & B on the Yellowstone River...Charissa and her family were excellent hosts despite it being a stressful time in their lives. Even before booking, Charissa was happy to... More 

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Reviewed 30 August 2013

The 5 extra minutes of drive time to get to this B&B just beyond main street in Gardiner is well worth it. Right along the river, the view from the house is beautiful. Charissa and Tim are great hosts, full of information and just plain friendly. The rooms are clean and a nice size. Breakfast is great and so filling... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 August 2013

We stayed on the Headwaters B&B for three nights the beginning of August. It was very clean, the breakfasts were delicious and homemade cookies greeted us after a long day in the park. Our room had the bathroom across the hall, which was no problem at all. Charissa is very knowledgeable about the park as she and her husband work... More 

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Jacksonville, Florida
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Reviewed 7 August 2013

Gardiner is the absolute place to stay as you access the northern part of the park. Headwaters gives you the perfect place to decompress from a busy day in the park. And, Headwaters charges you up for a perfect day in the park with their fabulous breakfasts and information about all the things to see and do. The owners are... More 

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1 Thank Auntie_C
Gainesville, Florida, Usa
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118 reviews
30 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 August 2013

We recently spent three wonderful nights at this charming B&B. We actually booked the Riverview Cabin behind the home/B&B. It was the perfect size for our family of five and it was very clean. We spent one night outside with our host, her family, and other guest. We all played “kick the can”, made smores around the fire on the... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
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  • Beachfront
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Microwave
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Headwaters of the Yellowstone is a family friendly place with a location that can not be beat! We are located ON the Yellowstone River ON the North boundary of Yellowstone National Park with riverfront acreage that provides access for fishing, viewing the fantastic mountain scenery and relaxing. Our cabin is clean and comfortable and our evening treats are ALWAYS homemade. Please note that we are not offering rooms in the main house during the 2014 season. We ARE offering our Riverview Cabin - right on the river and just right for YOUR family! We offer warm hospitality in a spectacular setting with lots of up to date information about what to see and do in Yellowstone Park. We look forward to meeting you! To book, please call our partners at the Flying Pig Rafting Company! We'd love to be your hosts. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Headwaters of the Yellowstone Bed and Breakfast

Address: 9 Olson Lane, Gardiner, MT 59030
Region: United States > Montana > Gardiner
Price Range: $229 - $229 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 1
Also Known As:
Headwaters Of The Yellowstone b&b
Headwaters Of The Yellowstone Hotel Gardiner
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“There are four rooms, two have attached bathrooms and two have them across the all, all were very nice rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles EileenK54, 14 Sep 2013 | Read review
“**As an Occupational Therapist working in Spinal Cord Injury, I took note of the complete wheelchair accessibility of the Bison Room bathroom. Very nice touch!! *Bison Room also has a bathroom across the hall, which was no problem for us, but just FYI.”
 of 5 bubbles easpitze, 7 Sep 2013 | Read review
“We didn't visit the cabin or the tents, but all of the house rooms looked nice and clean and very modern.”
 of 5 bubbles Auntie_C, 6 Aug 2013 | Read review
“We had the Elk room which was fine and ensuite.”
 of 5 bubbles R_Ramjet, 1 Aug 2013 | Read review
“We stayed in the trout room and loved it :)”
 of 5 bubbles geraldb261, 8 Jul 2013 | Read review
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