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Elkhorn is funky and it's off the beaten path, but that's the reason you're probably headed there... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Missoula, Montana
via mobile
Taste of the West

Great simple lodging, huge fireplace, indoor hot springs, wild flowers abounding, good grub... read more

Reviewed 18 June 2018
Bozeman, Montana
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The perfect place to take a dip to soothe tired muscles.
339 Hot Springs Rd, Polaris, MT 59746
+1 800-722-8978
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Elkhorn is funky and it's off the beaten path, but that's the reason you're probably headed there. Friendly staff and the cabin was just as advertised.

Thank SamCC_80
Reviewed 9 September 2018

Rustic does not mean poorly maintain. The feel of the lodge is more boarding house than a lodge. The bedrooms are very small with only enough room to walk around the bed. The room is furnished with an old chair and table, plus a night...More

1  Thank dld53
Reviewed 5 September 2018

If you are looking for a real redneck, sloppy drunk, dirty and basically sloppy kind of adventure in some of Montana’s best hot water this is the place. If not you may want to go elsewhere. The establishment likes to hide behind the word rustic...More

1  Thank wildideasgardens2018
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

We stayed at one of the rustic cabins for one night over Labor Day weekend. It is definitely rustic and not fancy but that is what you want in a mountain getaway anyway. Cozy, relaxing pools, excellent hearty dinner and beautiful surroundings. Very friendly people...More

Thank M472FKshanm
Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

If you want fancy, don’t go to Elkhorn HS. If you want great pools, friendly folks, and overly generous portions by all means go. Nice pools. The larger one is warm and the smaller usually hotter. Reasonably priced at $7 per day and free if...More

Thank Rich S
Reviewed 7 August 2018

We stayed in the Bear Paw cabin. The floor had been swept well and there were clean towels in the bathroom. Wood was left on the porch for the stove so that was nice. That was about the extent of the positives we experienced during...More

1  Thank scubababe97
Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

We absolutely loved our stay at Elkhorn so much, we extended another night. Distanced from the business of any city, it was incredibly peaceful with gorgeous natural views, a cozy private cabin and very friendly and accomodating staff. Brandon, Candace, Al and T made us...More

Thank Tirzah S
Reviewed 18 June 2018

Great simple lodging, huge fireplace, indoor hot springs, wild flowers abounding, good grub, scenic, solitude, silence.

2  Thank 2liberty41
Reviewed 2 May 2018

Beware of this place!!! My husband and I stayed here and his wallet was stolen. The staff was acting so strange and they so happened to find the wallet in the trash can of course with all the cash missing.. The sheets and blankets looked...More

5  Thank 707Court
Reviewed 30 March 2018

We camphost at Grasshopper Campground for 4 mouths, went to the hot springs every day. On Mondays they drain the water out of the hot springs clean and new water is let in. If you don’t have a little country in you, you mite not...More

Thank Al D
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20 September 2017|
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Response from INSKBL1952 | Reviewed this property |
Most of the cabins are 1/8 to 1/4 mile below the pool
Stacy D
1 July 2017|
Response from orilorii | Reviewed this property |
They have an area w primitive camping there on a creek. Not sure how many sites. Would call Burt and ask about that he is very nice and helpful. Grasshopper campground is near by on a stream- very pretty campground- it's... More