We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Rising Sun Motor Inn and Cabins

Going-to-the-Sun Road, East Glacier Park, MT 59417 (Formerly Rising Sun Motor Inn)
Hotel amenities
Best prices for: 1 room 1 guest
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 1 more site!
Rising Sun Motor Inn and Cabins
Professional photos View all
Browse nearby
Rising Sun Motor Inn and Cabins
Add Photo Write a Review

184 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
    30
    90
    45
    14
    5
See reviews for
56
92
7
Business
0
Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (28)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (184)
  • Mar-May only
    (7)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (103)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (67)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (7)
All months
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

There are not many choices for accommodations in East Glacier, and this is one of them. There is no Radio, TV, wifi, fridge, microwave, air conditioning, or bathtub. We had two double beds, a toilet, and a shower. All for $118 per night. At least it was clean. If you are going to stay here, don't expect much.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Sturgis, South Dakota
Top Contributor
81 reviews 81 reviews
25 hotel reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

Made reservations about a week in advance or a Harley trip to Glacier. Stayed in Kalispell the night before, then road East up the Going to the Sun Road and ended the day at the Rising Sun. The ride through the park was unbelievable. We rolled into the Inn around 6pm, grabbed a pizza from the little store, then took... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Hanover, Pennsylvania
Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
6 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

The Rising Sun Motor Inn is in a great location directly on the Going to the Sun road. You are in a National Park in the mountains, so there is no TV and no phone but the room did have a coffee pot which was one step up from the much liked Swiftcurrent Motor Inn. The room had a nice... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 4
New Jersey
Top Contributor
91 reviews 91 reviews
31 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

It's almost as if your a pioneer! We had a wonderful time at Glacier National Park, even though our time was cut short do to a freak early September snowstorm. Our plan was to drive the Going to the Sun Road and go to Logan's Pass and hike around, when we got the the road was only open for 19... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Bradford, Pennsylvania
Top Contributor
51 reviews 51 reviews
10 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

We stayed here 3 nights and were very pleased with it. The room was spacious, clean, and comfortable. There was no TV, but who goes to a fabulous national park to watch TV anyway. The view from our front porch of the mountains was lovely. It was fascinating to watch them change as the sun rose and set. We happened... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

A message of thanks to Jason Lee. Jason came to my assistance on Thurs 9/11/14. I had scagged my head on a tree branch it had ripped open a vein. Being a firstaider he was able to cauterize and dress the wound. Thank you Jason once again for help at a difficult time.I received further care at Choteau hospital, (13... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Phoenix, Arizona
Top Contributor
150 reviews 150 reviews
30 hotel reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

We stayed three nights here in a room adjacent to the store. On the plus side, it was clean, water was hot and it was close to the Two Dog Café and hiking areas within the park. On the negative side, the room was very sparse; there was only one nightstand, one chest of drawers, and one chair. Hardly anywhere... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Bellevue, WA
Senior Contributor
42 reviews 42 reviews
10 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

Our room was great-clean and comfortable. Our room had 2 double beds that were very comfortable. Small, clean bathroom. We were disappointed that the St Mary's tour boat had quit running for the season but we hiked instead. It's right on Going-to-the-Sun Road so very easy access to trailheads and Logan Pass and not far from St. Mary's going the... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
West Sedona, Arizona
Senior Contributor
34 reviews 34 reviews
24 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

Cabins are getting old but was clean and fun to stay in, not a lot to do around there across the street from lake. The Koa in St. Mary has nice laundry if you need to do some laundry , also St.Mary lodge in St.Mary has nice restaurant.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Orlando, Florida
Contributor
12 reviews 12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

Our room was very clean had a great view. There were comfortable chairs located on the front porch. A big surprise was how comfortable the beds were, no problems sleeping. Although some of that may be due to the 20 or so miles we hiked while staying there. It's a great base, since some of the really nice hikes are... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

110 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (110)
Viewed
View from room (10)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (28)
Viewed
Room/suite (38)
Viewed
Dining (5)
Viewed
Bathroom (4)
Viewed
Other (25)
Check In Check Out
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Show Prices
Hotels you might also like...
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

Amenities

Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check In Check Out Check Out
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Price Your Stay