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Riverside Cottages

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521 Scott Street West, Highway 89 & 2nd Street, Gardiner, MT 59030
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Scottsbluff, NE
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21 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very nice hosts, Laura and Eddie Cox. Very clean. Excellent value for the area. We stayed in an "efficiency." On the downside, the "efficiency" size is quite small. For our purposes (just to sleep after spending our days in Yellowstone), however, perfectly adequate for our needs. Location is good. Right above the Yellowstone River. Lodging inside Yellowstone during the winter... More 

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

Thank you for staying with us. We are blessed with a wonderful location outside Yellowstone. The efficiency is a smaller room than our other units. We hope you will come back to see us and try one of our larger units. More 

Tennessee
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Laura was delightful to work with and gave us invaluable information about Gardiner and Yellowstone! She was so helpful and even upgraded us to a bigger unit! The cottage was spacious and adorably decorated with a gorgeous bathroom and very large shower. I highly recommend Riverside Cottages especially the units that overlook the river. Gorgeous!!!! Our stay was topped off... More 

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Thank Renee B
Laura C, Owner at Riverside Cottages, responded to this review

We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay. We hope you will come back and see us. The Park has so much to see and something different for every season. Thank you for your lovely comments. More 

New York City, New York
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2016 via mobile

Such a lovely place to stay! Priceless views with great customer service. The owner walked us through the property upon arriving, showing us exactly how everything works (from the hot tub to the tv controls). Really really amazing place. Great customer service and location.

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

Thank you for staying with us. We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay and hope you will come back to see us. More 

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76 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2015

Was in Yellowstone last week and with all in-Park lodging closed for the season, was able to secure lodging at Riverside. Firstly, let me state that the owner Laura is a joy; so very helpful and completely aimed to please. She walked me to the unit, showed me where everything was, how things worked, and then gave me the key.... More 

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

Thank you for your nice comments. We look forward to your next stay. We had a lot of snow the last couple of days and sitting in the hot tub with the river going by and the snow glistening from the sun is very beautiful. Thank you for staying with us. More 

BTM
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89 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2015

We visit "The Park", several times per year. We generally end up staying at Riverside Cottages, if we get our reservations in early enough. Eddie and Laura are great Innkeepers and their place is just what we like. Rooms are spotless, view from the deck is outstanding and the proprietors bend over backwards to serve you. In our ratings, good... More 

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

We can't think of a better compliment then a guest who want to return. Thank you for your lovely comments and we will see you on your next trip. More 

Salt Lake City, Utah
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55 reviews
24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2015

Beautiful, tip-top shape, two story suite that could sleep 4 adults comfortably (it's a loft), with full, well-supplied kitchen, nice bathroom, great deck overlooking the Yellowstone River and mountains. Moreover, the owners bent over backwards to ensure we had a nice visit. We were visiting for my wife's birthday, and when we arrived the owner had baked cookies for her.... More 

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

Thank you for staying with us. We appreciate all of our guests, but when we know there is a special occasion we really want to make the event as special as possible. We are honored you chose to spend your lodging for your special day with us. We hope to see you again. More 

Boulder, Colorado
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19 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2015

Gardiner is not generally a place we stop to spend the night. Glad we did! Location, hospitality, room comfort, deck to read/watch/have a meal on,and good Wi-Fi made for a very enjoyable evening and a good night's sleep. May need to return to Gardiner so that we can stay here again.

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1 Thank JSHCH
Laura C, Owner at Riverside Cottages, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us. We are so glad you chose to stay in Gardiner. We have a variety of types of rooms and look forward to your next visit. More 

Wichita, Kansas
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2015

The greedy side of me wants to write something mediocre so that next time I am making a reservation, I don't have to compete with other travelers. But the Boy Scout in me wins...so here it is: this place and its proprietors are simply a gem! From the moment I had called to make a reservation, through the time I... More 

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

Well, we are thankful the Boy Scout in you won out! We enjoyed having you stay with us and hearing of your explorations in the Park. We look forward to your visit next year and hope that you can bring some more of your family. You are most kind and we greatly appreciate your comments. More 

Pinole, California
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81 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2015

Stayed here for 2 nights, a Friday and Saturday. Ah, the weekend, with noisy neighbors who just don't care. The walls of cabins #1-#4 and the 3 river cabins behind them are very thin. Bring ear plugs. I had to sleep Friday eve with them. Also, the parking spot right next to the fox efficiency cabin #1 I occupied is... More 

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

Thank you for staying with us. We are very sorry you had noisy neighbors on the first night and wish that you had let us know. We are always a phone call away. Most people do not realize how loud they are speaking when standing right outside someone's door or how the sound of a car door slamming will carry.... More 

Houston, Texas
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76 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2015 via mobile

This place was just what we were looking for. Great location just outside of Yellowstone. We got in later and the owners were right there ready to welcome us- very kind couple. Good, clean, simple efficiency right on the river. Near a place to walk for breakfast (Tumbleweeds) and a grocery store the buy lunch items to eat on our... More 

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

Thank you for staying with us. It is a nice benefit to be able to walk to breakfast, the grocery store, and other shops in town. We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay and look forward to your next visit. More 

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