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Rainbow Valley Lodge

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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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    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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Mount Pleasant, South Carolina
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90 reviews 90 reviews
11 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

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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59 reviews 59 reviews
16 hotel reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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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Virginia Beach, Virginia
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139 reviews 139 reviews
55 hotel reviews
132 helpful votes 132 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The RVL is clean, comfortable, decorated beautifully with flowers on the porches, convenient to town (about 1 mile). They offer several room arrangements, some with kings, queens, separate bedrooms, kitchenette, most if not all rooms have mini fridge and microwave. They also hame a duplex and house available for larger groups. Good continental breakfast is offered, coffee, tea, juice, oatmeal,... More

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Omaha, Nebraska
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103 reviews 103 reviews
26 hotel reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

from the wonderful fresh flower pots outside every room, to the clean cabins, and the warm hospitality and fresh baked goods for breakfast by the owners, the placed is tough to beat..highly recommendated...

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Menifee, California
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15 reviews 15 reviews
8 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2014

My wife and I spent Christmas holiday week at the Rainbow Valley Lodge. We were the only guests at the lodge for the first few days of our visit. We are working with the local realtors in an attempt to move to Ennis. During our stay, the Lodge hosts, Ed & Jeanne went out of their way to make it... More

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Fort Myers, Florida
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31 reviews 31 reviews
14 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2013

Whether you are vacationing, fishing, hunting, or on your way to or from Yellowstone, there is a lot to love here in this small, personal, log cabin style motel. Maybe most of all, Ed & Jeanne, who make you feel like you are their house guests. The accommodations are quiet, comfortable, very clean, and best of all... charming. Those with... More

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Yorba Linda, California, United States
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2013

We have stayed here for 20 years and we keep coming back every hunting season. The owners (Ed and Jeanne) are the nicest people you'll meet. They work hard to make your stay perfect. Rooms are quaint and comfortable. Some have kitchens and prices are great. If you need to land in Ennis, MT, this is the place to stay!

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Glocester, Rhode Island
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2013

After visiting RVL in 2011 and having a great trip, it was only natural to stay there again. Ed and Jean Williams do a fabulous job of making you feel at home with beautifully clean rooms and a friendly home-like atomosphere. If you are looking to fish the Madison River, this is the only place to go.

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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38 reviews 38 reviews
8 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2013 via mobile

My husband and I stayed here for three nights to get some fishing in on the Madison. Our stay was great. The rooms was clean and very quiet. The entire lodge was just wonderful and had everything we needed. We recommend the lodge to anyone staying in Ennis!

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Aurora, Oregon
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2013

This is a fine little hotel in a beautiful part of the world. Only drawback is the lack of AC, but for most times of the year, that wouldn't be an issue ... and the property is otherwise top-notch. Good customer service, coffee and muffins in the office in the morning (and when we were there, on a group bike... 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): $
Also Known As:
Rainbow Valley Hotel
Rainbow Valley Motel

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Ranch style cabin/houses. Comfortable rooms with rustic log cabin decor & knotty pine interiors. Fully equipped kitchens are available. Our deluxe cabins include our 2-bedroom units with queen beds, fridge, cable TV and phones in rooms. High Speed Internet connection is available in the Lodge. ... more   less 
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