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Amber Bear Inn

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25 Amber Bear Lane, Heron, MT 59844
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Spokane, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We were super fortunate to find this place as we were looking to get away for a weekend before we had our first child. I came across the Amber Bear in online, called them and set up a reservation in advance, from the pictures I assumed it would be fairly nice but we were super impressed. The service was top... More 

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Amber B, General Manager at Amber Bear Inn, responded to this review

Our first "BabyMoon" get away before their child is born. They are from an old-time area family and we enjoyed this young couple's visit. Hope to seem them again after the baby is born. More 

Valparaiso, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were staying about 20 minutes away and came across the signs for the Amber Bear Inn so we checked it out and learned that they serve meals to people who are not staying there as well as their guests. It's off the beaten path, which we love, but is well marked with signs along the way. Not really too... More 

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Amber B, General Manager at Amber Bear Inn, responded to this review

They wanted an adventure and they sure got it this night! The cook kept running out to the front yard to see if the forest fire was coming over the top of Beaver Peak behind the Inn. The smoke was horrible and everything from the bears to the horse to the owners were stressed. To the west, the Scotchman Peak's... More 

Morton, Washington
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Amber Bear Inn is a real gem. Sure it's off road a bit, and even off the grid. That's why it is so precious! If you are searching for peace, quiet, and real relaxation, the this place is for you. Home cooked meals, farm animals, and game animals roaming aroud, and good old country hospitality. This is food for... More 

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Amber B, General Manager at Amber Bear Inn, responded to this review

For small businesses that live or die by customer reviews, its like Christmas when a great review comes in. Thanks for your review "gift" and for sharing it with the world. (And, we do have electricity and running water, not really "Off the Grid" in the traditional sense. Rather we are "Off the Beaten Track Grid" and away from noisy... More 

Cortlandt Manor, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed updtairs and met other wonderful guests. Nancy & Mike own the B&B. They were helphul before and throughout our stay. Food was goods and there is a good variety to choose from. The location is off the main road. The view is amazing, which allows for a quiet and relaxing stay.

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Amber B, Manager at Amber Bear Inn, responded to this review

Thanks so much, we enjoyed meeting with you during your stay. Come back and see us again! More 

Houston, Texas
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7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

This is a bed and breakfast that will cook for you if you call and make reservations! They don't seem to have regular hours! 5 of us went last night and the food was excellent and reasonably priced! We definitely recommend if you are in the area!

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Amber B, Manager at Amber Bear Inn, responded to this review

Thanks for your kind words. These were restaurant guests (not lodging guests). We have a full commercial restaurant which can seat up to 60 people. We do a lot of banquets and retreats (as well as feed our lodging guests). For "restaurant only guests", we require a reservation, and can accommodate your request about 90% of the time. Occasionally, we... More 

Coeur d'Alene, Idaho
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

We rode our ATVs from Athol, Idaho to this lovely bed and breakfast. Our rooms were spotless and very spacious and included everything you could ask for. The food was out of this world and the hosts were super friendly and accommodating. We enjoyed our meals out on the porch with amazing views and really enjoyed wandering around the property.... More 

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These wonderful lodging guests wanted to ride their ATV's "over the hills and through the woods" to our Inn from a town near Coeur d'Alene, Idaho. They made it! We rewarded this group with a complimentary BBQ sparerib dinner on our wrap-around deck. The reviewer was the Human Resource Director from our bank, Mountain West Bank of Idaho, and she... More 

Lolo, Montana
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

My husband and I wanted a scenic, tranquil getaway. We found that Amber Bear Inn surpassed our high expectations! We stayed in the Lovers Lair room with a gorgeous stone fireplace, four poster bed, huge bathroom with jacuzzi tub and amazing 360 degree views of wildlife and nature. To top it off, we found real Montana hospitality at it best... More 

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Amber B, Manager at Amber Bear Inn, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your kind review. Montana is so beautiful, we're glad you decided on a mini-vacation to explore areas you hadn't been to. We're tucked away in a remote area of the State, sparsely populated and we're glad you found us! We take enormous pride in providing our guests a view of "Montana Wild". More 

Sagle, Idaho
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

We've driven down Clark Fork Road before and had seen the signs for Amber Bear Inn. Yesterday we thought we'd stop by and see what it was all about. Seen from Highway 200, the Amber Bear Inn signs don't mention hours of operation, café open or closed, etc., just that it is ahead/turn this way or that way to get... More 

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Amber B, Manager at Amber Bear Inn, responded to this review

Oh, my gosh! We felt awful by this remark and went through every bottle of beer in stock to ensure no more bottles lurked there with dates beyond the Best By dates. We also verified that none of our wine was expired and found no evidence of any product labels marred. Our Inn participates in the State's Tourist Oriented Directional... More 

Troy, Montana, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

Back again at Amber Bear Inn. Our favorite place to retreat. Warm and welcoming. Tender Lovin' Quilters from Troy, Montana, returned for our third retreat. It is our favorite place and we will be back in the Fall. Good plentiful food. Warm wonderful accommodations. Beautiful views. Lots of natural light. Room to spread out. Last but not least, Our hosts... More 

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Amber B, Manager at Amber Bear Inn, responded to this review

Thanks so much, its always a pleasure to hold a quilting retreat, and this group is awesome. If you're in the Troy or Noxon or Libby area, and looking for a good quilting club to join, this is the one for you! More 

Coeur d'Alene, Idaho
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

We loved everything about our stay. The hosts were wonderful and bent over backwards to make our stay lovely. We loved hiking up the hill with their goat following us to the beautiful view. One of our favorite pictures is of the goat looking out at the valley with us. The grounds are beautiful and well worth exploring. The setting... More 

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Amber B, Manager at Amber Bear Inn, responded to this review

Thanks for your kind review. Its always a pleasure when our guests enjoy the small amenities, the hiking out the back door, the pesky goats rescued and living on the grounds, the "old fashioned" feel, definitely not a commercial resort. Hope to see you again soon! More 

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