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Riverside Cottages

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521 Scott Street West, Highway 89 & 2nd Street, Gardiner, MT 59030
Riverside Cottages
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Albert Lea, Minnesota
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed during our family road trip. The cottages are right on top of the Yellowstone River and absolutely beautiful. Sitting in a hot tub overlooking was a highlight for my daughter. Plenty of room, but still cozy.

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Laura C, Owner at Riverside Cottages, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us. We are so glad your daughter enjoyed the hot tub overlooking the Yellowstone river. We hope you will come back and see us. More 

Houston, TX
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19 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We were in the Bear cottage and enjoyed our stay here very much. There was a nice little kitchen in the cottage where we had our breakfast every morning. The grocery store was within walking distance. We love the grocery store in Gardiner. This was our 4th trip to Yellowstone. On our fist trip we stayed in Mammoth, but since... More 

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Laura C, Owner at Riverside Cottages, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us. We are glad you enjoyed the kitchen and I agree our grocery store is great and so convenient. Sorry about the laundry options but we have a challenge getting the laundry for the cottages done each day with the machines we have on site. There are two laundry facilities in town which are just... More 

Swanton, Vermont
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13 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Gardiner MT is a quaint mountain town just north of Yellowstone. Our "elk" cottage was extremely clean and roomy. Laura was very welcoming and gave us all the local information we needed. We hated leaving after only two nights; we could have stayed much longer.

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Laura C, Owner at Riverside Cottages, responded to this review

Thank you for your nice comments. We hope you will come back to see us and stay longer next time. More 

california
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16 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I don't like slick motels that could be 'anywhere' USA. Riverside Cottages is not that type of establishment. It was unique, offering charm and character and the Yellowstone River What could beat that! .Each room was unique, having a different theme. We had the Bear Room and was it cute with bear bedspreads, bear shower curtains, bear pictures everywhere. The... More 

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Laura C, Owner at Riverside Cottages, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful comments. We are glad your son enjoyed the fishing. We have had fun decorating with the various animals in each of the cottages. We hope you will come back and see us. More 

Silver Spring, Maryland
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6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Our last stay while in Yellowstone was the Riverside Cottages in Gardiner MT. It is located across the bridge from the North Entrance to Yellowstone NP and has a wonderful view of Gardiner and the Yellowstone River. We booked the River Suite whose balcony overlooks the Yellowstone River. It is loft style - queen bed downstairs with flat screen TV... More 

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Laura C, Owner at Riverside Cottages, responded to this review

We are so glad you enjoyed your stay and had a wonderful time with your zip line trip. We have great neighbors and always know our guests are in good hands when we recommend Montana Whitewater. We hope you will come back to see us. More 

Tyler, Texas
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have stayed at the Riverside Cottages since Eddie and Laura became the owners. What they have done with this place is phenomenal! Each cottage has a theme reflecting Yellowstone and wildlife. I've never stayed in a cleaner and well cared for place. I will put this up against any 5 star hotel. The cottages have a full kitchen and... More 

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Laura C, Owner at Riverside Cottages, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us and we look forward to your visit in the Fall. Our housekeepers are wonderful kids that work very hard to keep the rooms clean. We are blessed with our location in the heart of Gardiner allowing access to restaurants, shops, and grocery store either by car or walking. The wildlife is unexpected at times... More 

Sydney, Australia
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48 reviews
39 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed in cabin 4. The owners are very friendly and hospitable. The view of the river from this motel is spectacular, see picture. The bed was good and the bathroom was functional. My only disappointment was the smell of the room and one of the towels had a burnt rubber smell, I quickly discarded it and the other towel... More 

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Laura C, Owner at Riverside Cottages, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us. We are sorry you had an issue with the towel. We will certainly check our towels to prevent that issue from reoccurring. More 

Pacifica, California
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4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice cabin, cozy and good kitchen. Great location and conveniently located near town and grocery store. Located right on the river with A beautiful view of the river and town. They also have a Jacuzzi tub, didn't get a chance to use it. Overall a very nice stay. Wish we could've stayed longer.

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Laura C, Owner at Riverside Cottages, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us. We are open year round and each season has a beauty all its own. We look forward to your next visit and possible longer stay. More 

Portland, Oregon
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4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I can't say enough good things about the Riverside Cottages. The hosts are wonderful, the cabins are fantastic, and housekeeping is excellent. I love staying here and highly recommend it to anyone who plans to visit the area.

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Laura C, Owner at Riverside Cottages, responded to this review

We love having you stay with us each and every trip you make through town. Looking forward to your next visit. May all your travels be safe! More 

Leesburg, Virginia
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56 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was greatly impressed with everything about this place. The owner showed us around beforehand, the apartment was meticulously designed and very clean. We stayed in apt 14 and it had a deck with an amazing view of the river. Room has a loft with a queen size bed and flatscreen television, downstairs there was another queen size bed with... More 

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Laura C, Owner at Riverside Cottages, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us. We hope you will come back to see us and try out the hot tub. More 

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