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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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Lawrenceville, Georgia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We recently stayed at Riverside Cottages while in Yellowstone Park. We were in the Trout Efficiency. It was a very clean room with pretty fish/mountain decor. Laura and Eddie Cox where very welcoming and helpful on recommending places to eat. Laura gave us a welcome tour when we arrived. The view of the Yellowstone River, the town of Gardiner, and... More 

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Thank you Eddie & Laura for your kind hospitality. Room 14 was delightful. We were so disappointed to have only booked one night, we did not wish to leave. My advise to others - if you are on a 14 day road trip, plan to take a rest here because, it was the best accommodation & lovely spot to just... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Beautiful room, beautiful location! We stayed in the trout room, super cute decor, clean, comfortable! It rained during our stay so we did not get to use that awesome hot tub overlooking the river, this property is amazing! Wish we could have stayed longer, but will definitely have to return. Laura and Eddie are awesome hosts! I would highly recommend!

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

We look forward to your return. Thank you for staying with us. There is so much to see in Yellowstone that we look forward to your longer stay on your next trip. Maybe it won't rain next time and you may enjoy the hot tub. More 

Concord, North Carolina
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3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My family of 5 (kids ages 15, 13, and 9) enjoyed our 3 night stay at the Riverside Cottages last week. Eddie and Laura were very welcoming and made sure that everything was perfect with our room. We stayed in the Bison Cottage and had a wonderful time. The kids loved the hot tub and I enjoyed the proximity to... More 

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

Thank you for staying with us. We are very pleased you enjoyed your stay and the convenience to Yellowstone and the proximity to town. We look forward to your return when you are traveling this way in the future. More 

Weatherford, Oklahoma
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I've been photographing Yellowstone for thirty years and photographing in winter for a dozen years or so. I stayed at a couple other places in Gardiner in the winter, but then stayed at the Riverside Cottages and have been there in February ever since. I stay in the cabins. Anytime I have a problem, which are few (and I stay... More 

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

We also look forward to your stay each February - as you say, it is like family coming to visit. We have enjoyed your stay and seeing your photographs over the years. Travel safely and we will see you in February. More 

Rochester, New York
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed 4 nights here and we're very pleased. Laura, the owner was engaging, informative and very helpful. The first two nights were in the efficiency. A little cramped but definitely clean and cozy. The last two night were in the large cottage wi a kitchen which was absolutely gorgeous. Rooms were spotless and housekeeping was very efficient. Riverside cottages... More 

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

Thank you for lovely comments. We look forward to your return stay. Our housekeepers are a tremendous blessing to us and we appreciate all their hard work. More 

Kent, Ohio
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were thrilled with Riverside Cottages. Our cottage was incredibly clean, and the kitchen was perfect for our extended stay. The view of the Yellowstone River was spectacular. Both staff and other guests were charming. We could not have asked for more.

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

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

Minneapolis, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here for our last night at Yellowstone. We originally planned to be here 2 nights, but had to cut our 15 day road trip short. Laura, the owner, did not charge us for the second night even though we canceled within 5 days or our stay. She was very gracious about it. This was our kids FAVORITE place... More 

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

We are so glad you enjoyed your stay. We do understand plans change. The balcony overlooking the river is a relaxing area to unwind after a long day in the Park. We hope you will come back to see us. More 

Albert Lea, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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 

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