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Western Inn - Glacier Park Motel and Campground

7285 Highway 2 East, Columbia Falls, MT 59912 (Formerly Glacier Mountain Shadows)
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We stayed in this hotel as it was central to glacier national park. We had a double room. It was roomy and of a reasonably clean standard. The breakfast was limited but okay m nothing to fill up on. Staff were pleasant. I would stay there again.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Western Inn is a rated as 2-star accommodation. As long as you remember that and keep your expectations in line, you should have a fine stay. The good: easy access to West Glacier (~15 min drive on Hwy 2); rooms in the Inn are nicely decorated and have 2 bedrooms (great for families who don't all want to go... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

They say you can't make a silk purse out of a sow's ear and that is true of the room we had here. They did their best with nice towels and a remodeled bathroom, but the room was still pretty dingy and uncomfortable. We had one of two what appeared to be makeshift rooms on the other side of the... More 

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Buford, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I was a bit skeptical about straying here based on some reviews, but there was no need for worry. Having two separate rooms was a plus when traveling with two teenagers. The rooms were clean and were decorated to reflect Montana. It is close to the western entrance to the park. The staff were helpful and friendly, offering us suggestions... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in Western Inn - Glacier Park Motel and Campground, Columbia Falls on July 1st and July 5th on our way to Glacier National Park and before returning back home. This place gave me the first impression of Montana and wonderful hospitality of the people. We found the accommodation very comfortable and cost effective. It is 15 min drive... More 

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Maple Lake
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Traveling with my parents and my 11yr old so it was great to have 2 bedrooms to spread out in - stayed for 3 days - the breakfast / toast bar is super basic - all frozen items - generic donuts - canned fruit cocktail - I would have loved to see some kind of protein - even a hard... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Did not stay in hotel. Did stay in RV Park. We were told they had Wi-Fi. Some one was to fix it that day and never showed up. No TV either in the campground. We were told don't miss the free breakfast from 7am to 11. I was there at 7 along with a dozen other people and no one... More 

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Hilo, Hawaii
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On the surface this place looks reasonable for the price. But it was actually a filthy mess. Among other things, my socks turned black walking 10 feet to grab my shoes. Speaking of black - the sheet was dislodged during the night which revealed a disgusting stained, filthy black mattress pad. Absolutely gross to know I slept on that. The... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

While this motel is definitely not the Ritz, it was very clean and the beds were comfortable. There is a large grass area out front with patio furniture and kid size soccer goals. There was also a playground and mini golf. The breakfast was pretty basic but overall we enjoyed our stay. The gals at the front desk were friendly... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here for two nights while hiking in Glacier. We were pleasantly surprised by the accommodations given the low price and last minute booking we made. We had one of the rooms with a kitchen. Very spacious, clean, and comfortable beds. Despite the intense heat while we were there (getting over 100 during the days) the AC unit kept... More 

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