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Hillcrest Cottages

400 West Scott St., PO Box 430, Gardiner, MT 59030
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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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Kamloops, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We picked Hillcrest Cottages because they were attractive and a great location in Gardiner. The price, too, was attractive. After making reservations we changed them, no problem, no hassle. On our arrival we found that the little cabins that were so well kept on the outside were even nicer on the inside. Annie spent some time giving us some travel/tourist... More 

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New Haven, Indiana
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

For the 3rd time now we have visited Gardiner, MT, we have picked Hillside Cottages. Do not confuse this for a 5-star resort. This is a lovely, family-run, clean, reasonably priced location. The staff is always helpful. We do not stop here for pools and amenities, we stay here as it is a lovely base for a couple days adventure... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In a world (town) full of over $200 a night Motel 6-type hotels, this place stands out, if for no other reason than rooms here - mostly individual cottages - cost half that. Although this is a pretty old place, it is spotlessly clean and in excellent shape. It's family owned and run, and the couple who owns it is... More 

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North Carolina
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

We stayed in this cottage with two queen beds, a bathroom, and a kitchen on the night of July 15, 2015 while visiting Yellowstone National Park. The cottage was clean and comfortable, with a well-functioning shower and hot water. The kitchen was the type you might find in a small apartment. I hesitate to give this place any more than... More 

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Grand Junction, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

Nice thing about staying at a place where the owners are onsite is they care! Have stayed with Annie since about 1985 or so. This place is not fancy, but for touring the park and having a basecamp for fishing this is one fine place. Walking distance to the bars and restaurants so no need to worry about driving after... More 

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Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

First time to Montana. We stayed 4 days at Hillcrest Cottages. The owners Annie & Art are very sweet. Our little cottage was very clean. We loved it! Would definitely recommend this place. Several places to eat. If you want a "Great Steak" just across the street is Cowboys Grill. The nicest owner, and definitely GOOD food. A must place... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015

A perfect ending (lodging-wise) to a wonderful, but a long, day of driving and hiking in the Yellowstone. Great location 5 miles north of Mammoth Hot Springs. Friendly and helpful staff. Refrigerator and microwave and WiFi included. A small but comfortable cottage.

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Carrollton, Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

Last September I traveled from Virginia to Washington and stayed in several different hotels/motels. After spending a whole day driving through both Grand Teton and Yellowstone National Parks, I was pretty tired. I had thought to make it much further into Montana, but decided to stop in Gardiner. I had not made any reservations and most of the motels and... More 

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Syracuse, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

While a simple place to stay over,the price is extremely affordable.The owner is genuinely kind and helpful, as we had late luggage arrive and she kept for us with a smile and even offered to carry a bag over for me.The cottages are small but its all u need if its a quick stopover before hitting yellowstone your looking for.

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Grand Junction, Colorado
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014 via mobile

Had the whole family come in so four generations at the Yellowstone National park. Great people and really clean rooms. Excellent value for north entrance visitor. We have been coming out for almost three decades now. Look forward to three more. This place is motorbike friendly.

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