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Rainbow Valley Lodge

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4781 US Hwy 287, Ennis, MT 59729
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Rainbow Valley Lodge
Ranked #1 of 3 Hotels in Ennis
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Holland, Michigan USA
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160 reviews 160 reviews
38 hotel reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

Very clean and comfortable cottage feel. Owner/operator. Very friendly and helpful. If your into fly fishing this is the place. All your supplies and information. Nice continental breakfast. Wish we were not passing through... I'd stay longer!

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27 reviews 27 reviews
4 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

I just returned home from the most rewarding fishing trip of my life...and I have two people to thank for that...Ed and Jeanne Williams. The owners of the hotel who treat you like family. They are always there if you need something....they make sure your needs are met...and they just know howto make your stay memorable. The rooms are clean...comfortable... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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74 reviews 74 reviews
57 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

We had a float trip on the Madison and decided to stay in Ennis. Because of a last minute booking, we could not stay in the main lodge. Instead we stayed in one of their two bedroom houses down the street. It was large and well equipped, but for two it was too big. Next time we will request the... More 

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Glocester, Rhode Island
18 reviews 18 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

RVL continues to be one of my favorite places to stay in the West. Ed and Jean run a fabulous lodge with spotlessly clean rooms, a great continental-style breakfast in the a.m., and all with a clientele that is friendly and very pro-fishing. Conveniently located on Route 287, about an hour from Yellowstone Park and about an hour from the... More 

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Belgrade, United States
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

Ed and Jeanne take great care in making sure you have a stay to remember, a clean environment, and a very comfortable room. It doesn't matter what time of the year you visit, you'll have a great time and feel right at home. The property is immaculate, the breakfast in the morning is just right, and your host and hostess... More 

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Steinbach, Canada
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24 reviews 24 reviews
13 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

This hotel is located a short distance outside the town of Ennis, Montana along the main Highway. This is a great fishing area, but my sisters and I did not come to fish. We wanted to spend some time at the nearby Ghost towns. Although Ennis is small, it has all the amenities that you could want, a little walk... More 

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Helena, Montana
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22 reviews 22 reviews
7 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014 via mobile

We were involved in an event that ended in West Yellowstone, but the rooms there were on average over $200 per night. Since my wife wanted to visit Virginia City while we were in that area, I looked for a place in Ennis. I found the Rainbow Valley Lodge. For well less than half the price of an average room... More 

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Eugene, Oregon
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85 reviews 85 reviews
6 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

This place is a gem. My wife and I stayed here in August 2014 for four nights. Room was good size and comfortable. The owners (Ed and Jeannie) have been here for many years and have really created a family environment. This place is very clean inside the rooms and outside the rooms. Property is immaculate surrounded by green grass... More 

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Mount Pleasant, South Carolina
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104 reviews 104 reviews
13 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

Magnificent location and very comfortable. The owners will make you feel at home in this cozy fishing lodge just outside the town if Ennis and close enough to Yellowstone, Virginia City and the Lewis & Clark Caverns to make them day trips. We had a great time!

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Top Contributor
70 reviews 70 reviews
18 hotel reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

There's really nothing wrong with this 24 unit lodge on the outskirts of Ennis, Montana. We found it as we were headed to Yellowstone National Park and were worried about finding a place to stay as the day grew later. We know that Yellowstone lodging can be dicey in mid-summer, so we turned around after having passed the lodge the... More 

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Address: 4781 US Hwy 287, Ennis, MT 59729
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Location: United States > Montana > Ennis
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 24
Also Known As:
Rainbow Valley Hotel
Rainbow Valley Motel

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