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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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Great Falls, Montana, United States
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15 reviews 15 reviews
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Really appreciated the ability to get to the Montana State Capitol during the session. Parking at the Montana State Capitol can be difficult at certain times of the day, you can get to where you need to go in under 15 minutes.

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Layton, Utah
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32 reviews 32 reviews
10 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed there 8-10 January 2015 for business. The hotel is in the midst of major remodeling, especially in the restaurant, bar, espresso bar, and meeting spaces. The lobby and entry are being overhauled. When finished it should be nice, but unfortunately not much is happening with guest rooms. The furnishings in my room were dated and worn. The room... More 

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Whitefish, Montana
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39 reviews 39 reviews
10 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I were in Helena for a business meeting and staying at the Red Lion with a large group of people. The front desk agents were very courteous and friendly upon arrival and managed to get several people checked in within a short amount of time. The dinner at the banquet was delicious and offered a little something... More 

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Great Falls, Montana
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

Accomodating staff after we complained about being right next to stairs, laundry room with thumping sneakers in the dryer, and a patio door right out to the smoking area complete with chairs and outside ashtray. Besides the front desk? Yuk. Incredibly dirty, nasty. Will never stay here again.

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Helena
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

A few slight problems with the reservation but overall, good stay. The people at the restaurant and housekeeping were very friendly and helpful. I wish the people at the front desk were more professional in appearance and demeanor

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Sandwich, MA
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26 reviews 26 reviews
16 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

We stayed only one night for an early flight the next morning. Our room was large, very clean, had a refrigerator and microwave. We had dinner at the hotel restaurant. The food portions were huge. Couldn't finish the meal. We have never heard of this chain but if came across it again would definitely stay there. Hotel also offered airport... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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24 reviews 24 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

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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Plymouth, Indiana
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21 reviews 21 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

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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6 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

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
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

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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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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