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Soda Butte Lodge

209 Highwway 212, Cooke City, MT 59020
Soda Butte Lodge
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Phoenix, Arizona
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29 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here for a night on the way to Yellowstone. Enjoyed our stay. Particularly the cost was more reasonable than others. The room was clean and comfortable. If you are passing through the silver gate and Beartooth pass I recommend it for a simple overnight stay.

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Edison, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were 2 families and booked 2 rooms for a night.. Location is fantastic and we stayed here primarily to go to Lamar Valley to see wildlife early in the morning.. The lodge is only 20 mins from the Northeast entrance and this enabled us to reach Lamar valley at dawn and we managed to see wolves and grizzlies and... More 

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Big Sky, MT
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44 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

Did not stay here, but came for breakfast with a group of five. Our order was taken quickly, with many additional requests (dry toast, sugar free syrup, no powdered sugar, etc). Breakfast arrived exactly as everyone ordered, plus it was excellent! Highly recommend it for breakfast.

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Nampa, Idaho
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8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

Spent the night here with a group of motorcyle riding friends. If you're looking for 5 star rooms and service, perhaps you should keep on going to the Roosevelt lodge in Yellowstone. What this place does have is very accomodating staff, nice, low cost clean rooms, a restaurant (I did not eat there though so can't comment) and a lounge... More 

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Fort Thomas, Kentucky
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14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

To start with, the people in this small town were very nice to us. I think the hotel is set up more for people wanting to hunt or snowmobile. Rooms/lobby/restrooms/everything is 50 years past remodeling. Food was marginal at best. Buttttttt, to be fair to this town and the people, it is exactly what the people staying would typically want.... More 

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Clayton, Ohio
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

I generally like funky and Soda Butte Lodge had a funky architectural style that sat perfectly between the road and the Soda Butte Creek. But that is where funky ended and rundown began. Old, cheap mismatched furnishings filled the place. BUT, the worst was the pervasive smell! A sickly sweet over old dirt and i-don't-want-to-think-about-it is the only way to... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

We stopped for lunch, having driven up the Chief Joseph Scenic Highway from Cody WY. Hamburgers and sandwiches excellent and the owners could not have been friendlier or more helpful. We didn't stay overnight but the place looks clean and well run.

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Spokane, Washington
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48 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 199 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

We stayed here and our room wasn't very nice. Our room at first had the heat stuck on and we had to sleep with the window and door open all night to try to cool down. They came and fixed heat, now it didn't work at all. So rest of trip we had no heat. It was nice that we... More 

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Minot, ND
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

The biggest draw to this place is the staff. They are always helpful and friendly. It has a fun bar for the nights, and a good restaurant. The rooms are not the ritz carlton, but the location can't be beat and offsets that.

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breckenridge,co
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

We booked this hotel last minute and initially were thankful we had a place to sleep. Tried to get appetizers in the bar, but they were swamped and our food never arrived. Kudos to the bartender, believe his name was Dan, not his fault, they simply needed a couple more people working, he was very apologetic. Room was adequate, no... More 

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