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Red Lion Colonial Hotel

3.0 of 5 2301 Colonial Drive, Helena, MT 59601
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Seattle, Washington
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21 reviews 21 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

While travelling through Montana I booked a number of hotels in different cities. The Red Lion in Helena is in the process of a remodel. The rooms were very good size, clean, quiet and great wi-fi. Will definitely stay there on a return trip.

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Saint Pete Beach, Florida
5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We got a great deal using priceline and the staff didn't hold that against us, this was a nice change. The beds were super comfy, bathroom nice and clean. It is in a good location and in my opinion a above average hotel.

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5 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Found myself "stuck" in Helena and needed a last minute room. Red Lion was quite a surprise. Room was huge and bed was comfy. Wi fi was reliable. A giant group of college boys were there but it remained quiet. I will stay again.

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Lethbridge, Canada
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

First room the carpet was filthy...went to front desk and girls were very accommodating. Went to next room...just as bad. Down to front desk again, girl tried FIVE rooms and then took us to the least dirty one. Bad but not as bad. I had prepaid and it was late or we would have just left. There are many nice... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Where do I begin with this one? My stay started out only mildly disappointing. The first room I was given had a missing window. Judging from the caulk gun on the desk, it was clear that somebody clocked out before finishing the job. I returned to the front desk, quickly received another room, and a free drink for my troubles.... More

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Helena C, Manager at Red Lion Colonial Hotel, responded to this review

We are truly sorry that you had such a terrible experience at our hotel. We have looked at the bug that made its way into your room and it looks very much like the boxelder bugs commonly found outdoors at this time of year in Montana. We also wish to mention that the first room you were checked into had... More

Great Falls, Montana, United States
14 reviews 14 reviews
8 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed our stay at Red Lion Colonial again. This trip was a was a fall rendezvous for the family to visit my mom at Touchmark Retirement Center. As everytime before, the room was clean, the sheets, the bathroom spotless and functional. As it is Fall and beautiful in Montana, the trees surrounding the Colonial were golden. We really appreciated... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I shared a room while attending a conference at the Red Lion. The room was average, with two queen beds. There was no window, and the sliding door had no screen. Needless to say, we didn't leave that open all night. But we did open it up for fresh air in the morning. The hotel is older, no working fan... More

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Big Timber, United States
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

When I checked into my room the tv was on and there was a box of chicken nuggets behind the lamp that sits on the table between the beds. The beds were made up with dirty sheets, the floor had not been vacuumed, the bathtub still had a bottle of shampoo on the ledge and there was hair in the... More

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San Antonio, Texas
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42 hotel reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

The staff at the front desk were very pleasant upon check in and offered several options for dinner in the downtown area of Helena. The elevator was quite a ways away from our room as the building was two stories and quite long. Found out it was easier just to haul luggage down a stairwell near room in the morning.... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Booked 3 rooms at Colonial Inn Helena for our sons wedding which was also held in the banquet rooms at the hotel. Really enjoyed the premium king room we had for my wife and myself. Can't say enough about the banquet staff and the food during the wedding and the bar staff, our Son and daughter in law had a... More

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Address: 2301 Colonial Drive, Helena, MT 59601
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Location: United States > Montana > Helena
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Red Lion Colonial Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 149
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Also Known As:
Red Lion Helena
Helena Red Lion

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