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BEST WESTERN PREMIER Helena Great Northern Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   835 Great Northern Blvd, Helena, MT 59601
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Ranked #2 of 22 hotels in Helena
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
Judson M Pheonix, United States
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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
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Pheonix, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Over all very nice -- no problems -- staff every helpful and quick to respond -- pool was nice -- we could walk to eat at several different places with all different prices -- we would stay there again.

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Marti B, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PREMIER Helena Great Northern Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Judson M, we appreciate your staying with us at the Best Western Premier Helena Great Northern Hotel while in Montana. Your time given to complete a Trip Advisor review is greatly appreciated! Marti Bara, General Manager More

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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We had a room right off of the pool area. The room was huge and very well decorated. Most comfortable, spacious Best Western room we have ever been in. Pool was small, but nice and quiet. Breakfast was awesome! We would definitely stay here again.

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Marti B, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PREMIER Helena Great Northern Hotel, responded to this review

Dear MessyHouseHappyFamily! Thank you! Thank you! We certainly put our best foot forward to exceed our guests expectations. It is even most important that you as a returning guest are able to see the consistency. Until next time! Marti Bara, General Manager More

Walldorf, Germany
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204 reviews 204 reviews
203 hotel reviews
130 helpful votes 130 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

This place is a bit more expensive but a bit better than the usual chain hotel you find besides the highway. Clean and nicely decorated rooms, real mugs etc. It is a 15 minute walk to the down town pedestrian area.

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Marti B, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PREMIER Helena Great Northern Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your Trip Advisor review. I hope you are enjoying our wonderful state of Montana. Helena has many choices to offer our travelling guests, so I am pleased that you chose to stay with us. We do offer many amenities that appear natural when you are staying with us. Should you come this way again - we do... More

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329 reviews 329 reviews
46 hotel reviews
168 helpful votes 168 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Rooms are luxurious, that's right. It had a big room and big bathroom. We slept great, so great, we overslept. I always bring my own pillow because hotel pillows are just too fat for my liking. I always ask for a top floor room which is usually quieter. It had a very good breakfast buffet with premade omelets. It is... More

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Marti B, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PREMIER Helena Great Northern Hotel, responded to this review

cdrake3460 - thank you for your time to complete a trip advisor review. Oversleeping in a comfortable bed is a great problem to deal with! We know guest pillows are such a personal choice, however, we certainly can offer other choices. The Great Northern Town Center is easily accessible to all of Helena. We hope you will come this way... More

Columbia Falls, Montana
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

What a treat to stay here. My husband and I were thoroughly impressed with this hotel. Every accommodation could be found in our room and hotel both. Beautiful decor. We found hotel via Trip Advisor and called from the road, stayed one night, July 3rd. Downtown was very quiet, most businesses closed. Enjoyed drinks, and good bar food at Silver... More

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Marti B, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PREMIER Helena Great Northern Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your great review. We certainly believe all our comments on Trip Advisor are very genuine. The Forth of July can be a quiet time in Helena. I am so glad you enjoyed our,property and our hotel. Marti Bara, General Manager More

Goodyear, Arizona
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Parking is horrendous, esp if conference going on. Says pets welcome, but don't believe it. Overpriced and nothing "premier" about this hotel. Rooms are small, service is very iffy. Not welcoming in any way. Many other better choices at better prices in Helena. Look around before settling on this hotel.

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Marti B, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PREMIER Helena Great Northern Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Springersadie - we are sorry you did not enjoy your stay with us at the Great Northern. As you can see from other reviews, this is certainly not a common experience for our guests. We certainly would appreciate an opportunity to visit with you directly about your experience. Your patronage of Best Western is greatly appreciated! Marti Bara, General... More

Chicago, United States
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I had a good experience with my stay at the hotel. The staff was friendly and very helpful. They had great personalities. The room was sufficient. The bed was wonderful and I had a good 2 nights sleep LOVE the pillows!!!! Breakfast was served every day in the hotel. I am not a breakfast person but I appreciated being able... More

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Marti B, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PREMIER Helena Great Northern Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Rochelle - thank you for your warm compliments! we are please to know that so many of our guests appreciate and enjoy our facilities. We hope you enjoyed your time in Montana! Marti Bara, GM More

Jackson, United States
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Overall, this hotel was average or so. The room was large and fairly comfortable and housekeeping was very accommodating. However, we were given a poolside room with immediate access to the pool from our room. We asked for a different room, but one was not "available." If you're a pool person and don't mind not having a window that opens... More

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Marti B, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PREMIER Helena Great Northern Hotel, responded to this review

Immacula R - thank you for taking the time to share your experience. We do know that not everyone does want a pool side room, as it does face the pool. Many families do request these rooms for the ease of the pool use. We have had a full convention in and every nook and cranny have been filled in... More

Paso Robles, California
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at the Best Western Premier in Helena Montana when traveling through the area on a three week road trip. The room was big, comfortable and quiet. Very nice restaurant next door. Staff was friendly and helped us when we had to make a reservation change.

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Marti B, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PREMIER Helena Great Northern Hotel, responded to this review

Our team is customer friendly and it is our mission to take care of our guests. Thank you for taking the time to leave a review on Trip Advisor. Marti Bara, GM More

Cibolo, Texas
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here one night recently on a week-long trip from Idaho to Canada. This hotel is clean, modern and convenient to downtown activities. It also has a washer and dryer, which came in handy, as this was our midway stopping point on our vacation. The breakfast was filling, and the staff was friendly. I would stay here again.

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Marti B, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PREMIER Helena Great Northern Hotel, responded to this review

We love our location in the Great Northern Towncenter. There is much to offer all our guests. Thank you for visiting our great city, and please come see us on a future trip! Marti Bara, GM More

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Address: 835 Great Northern Blvd, Helena, MT 59601
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Location: United States > Montana > Helena
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — BEST WESTERN PREMIER Helena Great Northern Hotel 4*
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Amenities

Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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#1 Business Hotel in Helena #2 Romantic Hotel in Helena #2 Family Hotel in Helena
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Conveniently located in the Great Northern Town Center area of the historic downtown Helena. Near restaurants, retail shops, Great Northern Carousel & Ice Cream Company, movie theater Exploration Works Museum. Full service convention center for your important business and social events. ... more   less 
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