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The Great Bear Inn

5672 Blankenship Road P.O. Box 492, West Glacier, MT 59936 See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Accessible rooms
Laundry Service
2.5 Star accommodation
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All reviews other guests grand room front lawn glacier national park dogs running the main house home away from home off the beaten path east entrance our room was spacious the lower level laundry facilities stayed longer day hiking closed due mini fridge minute drive
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Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

We stayed at the Great Bear Inn for 4 nights and cannot say enough about how we enjoyed our stay there. The location is a bit off the well traveled paths. Driving down a couple of hard packed gravel roads you enter the driveway and...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank AbacusTT
Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

We stayed for 3 nights in July. The new inn keepers could not have been more accomodating and sweet. This is a beautiful place. We stayed in the main house, bUT there are cozy looking cabins available as well. It's a 5 mile drive to...More

Date of stay: July 2018
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Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

We stayed for 5 nights in the Great Bear Grande room...spacious yet very cozy. It was the most comfortable bed we’ve ever slept in on vacation! The location is perfect for day trips into Glacier National Park...only 15 minutes to the entrance. Bunny & Larry...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank whitechickwines
Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

We stayed in a cabin two nights in mid July. The owners are very friendly and helpful. The full breakfasts were great. I loved the fresh strawberry scones. Beautiful grounds and views. Quick 15 minute drive to West Glacier. My only caution was that the...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank Beth43323
Reviewed 2 July 2018

Our family of six stayed at the Wolf's Den cabin (1100sf option) and it was perfect for us. Secluded location with lots of wildlife, but so close to West Glacier and GNP. The new owners took over in May, 2018 and they couldn't be more...More

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank kayskiswart
Response from Bunny E, Owner at The Great Bear InnResponded 3 July 2018

We enjoyed having your family stay with us. Hope we see you again.

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The Great Bear Inn proudly provides deluxe lodging accommodations in a spectacular setting, surrounded by the grandeur of Glacier National Park. Choose from deluxe rooms in the main lodge or comfortable cabin More accommodation on our property. The unspoiled beauty of Montana awaits you just outside our magnificent Inn. Glacier National Park is less than ten minutes away. Hiking, white water rafting, fishing, hunting (seasonal), and horseback riding - the recreation possibilities offered by Northwest Montana are endless and the beauty is unlike anything found anywhere. The Inn is tastefully decorated in a style consistent with our location at the doorstep of Glacier National Park. An Oversized Continental is provided each morning. This includes Oatmeal, hard boiled eggs, fresh fruits, muffins, toast, fresh juice, cereals, and gluten free cereals, jams, jellies, honey, peanut butter, fresh butter, etc. Less
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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US$170 - US$375 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Great Bear Hotel West Glacier
United States > Montana > West Glacier
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
US$170 - US$375 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Great Bear Hotel West Glacier
United States > Montana > West Glacier
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16 March 2017|
Response from Susan S | Property representative |
Glacier Car Rentals is available for car rentals at the Amtrak Station in West Glacier.
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16 September 2016|
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Response from becky2000 | Reviewed this property |
The mini grand is located just down the hall from the common area. During our stay it was very quiet. There is a room across the hall from the Mini grand and I believe there is a room located above the mini grand. We were... More
17 January 2016|
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Response from Barb Y | Reviewed this property |
It could easily accommodate 20. The eating area is a huge table so you could eat together. The inn only provides breakfast, though so if you want meals at lunch and dinner you have to go out or get food and bring it back... More
Room Tips
"The basement rooms were amazing - they seemed the most private, but they also have cabins for rent as well."
16 Oct 2017
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"Slept well and relaxed. Worth the price."
11 Sep 2017
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"The room on the main floor is next to a very loud train."
15 Aug 2017
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"Lower rooms (grand) are very large and beautifully decorated."
25 Jun 2017
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