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    The Great Bear Inn

    5672 Blankenship Road, P.O. Box 492, West Glacier, MT 59936
    (406) 630-4077
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    Reviewed 24 July 2016

    You need a good GPS or local help to locate but finding the Inn was definitely worth the effort. The Inn is beautiful, Immaculately maintained, peaceful (save for the occasional nightly train movements), and very comfortable. Danny was very helpful with a long note posted...More

    Thank Bones55
    Reviewed 22 July 2016

    To set proper expectation, this is not a bed and breakfast and doesn't pretend to be. The location is a little remote so you will want to bring food along with you. A free continental breakfast is included but very limited and unattended. There is...More

    Thank Road-Lifer
    Response from Susan S, Owner at The Great Bear InnResponded 7 August 2016

    Thank you for your review. I regret you felt that the Continental Breakfast was not attended as I have gone to great lengths to staff for morning, noon and into the late night. Thank you for your compliments on our facility. We chose to build...More

    Reviewed 18 July 2016

    We just got back from 4 nights at the Great Bear Inn. We loved every minute of it! Danny and Senna were very accommodating, we were booked in two different rooms and they cleaned the next room early so we were able to move our...More

    Thank grizzlyfan5
    Response from Susan S, Owner at The Great Bear InnResponded 7 August 2016

    Thank you so very much for your kind review of our Inn. We have worked very hard to fine tune every possible scenario..... I am learning in my old age how impossible that is, but keep trying..... Susan

    Reviewed 17 July 2016

    My husband and I chose this inn for our honeymoon, and we have no regrets! It is a short drive to the park yet privately tucked away from busy roads. We loved staying in the suite as it had a gas fireplace, patio, and soft...More

    1  Thank ndcold
    Reviewed 15 July 2016

    West Glacier offers three basic lodging choices: hotels in the park, rv/camp grounds, and offsite hotels and inns. Great Bear is a great choice for those who don't want to camp. The inn includes 2 cabins and rooms in the main building. We stayed in...More

    2  Thank stropertre
    Response from Susan S, Owner at The Great Bear InnResponded 15 July 2016

    Thank you so much for your review. We never get tired of guests being pleased with our accommodations. Thanks for the heads up on the bridge for billiards. We used to have one.....hmmm! Susan

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$170 - US$375 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 10
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    • West Glacier
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    16 March 2017|
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    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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    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
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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
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    "The basement rooms were amazing - they seemed the most private, but they also have cabins for rent as well."
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    "Slept well and relaxed. Worth the price."
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    "The room on the main floor is next to a very loud train."
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    "Lower rooms (grand) are very large and beautifully decorated."
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