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Yellowstone Pioneer Lodge

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   1515 West Park Street, Livingston, MT 59047 (Formerly Best Western)
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Ranked #9 of 11 Hotels in Livingston
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

arrived and our reservation couldnt be found until i pulled my email confirmation. we reserved 3 mights thru priceline. The beds were as shown on the website, but the TV didnt work, they called us to tell us we left our clothes after our first night. When we returned the tv still didnt work, the bathroom wasnt cleaned, the trash... More

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Deb K, General Manager at Yellowstone Pioneer Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Texas Allergy: Thank you for your review. The Yellowstone Pioneer Lodge (formerly Best Western Yellowstone Inn) is under new ownership and management. We have an exciting transformation planned which includes physical appearances of the building as well as staff management, staff training, and a customer service program geared to be the best around. I'm truly sorry that we were... More

Melbourne, Australia
Top Contributor
103 reviews 103 reviews
69 hotel reviews
131 helpful votes 131 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

When we first drove in, thought it was a run down closed motel. We got the closed bit wrong. Tried other motels but as we had left it a bit late after a wonderful day in Grand Teton and Yellowstone others were full. They told us this motel was open but difficult to find the entrance. It seems this may... More

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Deb K, General Manager at Yellowstone Pioneer Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Guest: I wish to start by thanking you for your recent review - I'm glad that you enjoyed the bed and linen and also the wireless internet and underground parking garage. The Hotel has undergone some recent changes in both ownership and management and we have some exciting new projects already underway. Both physical improvements that are much needed... More

Olympia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We purchased a three night stay at this hotel through Groupon. Upon arriving we had a hard time deciding where to enter. From the outside, the hotel looks abandoned. We were optimistic because we were very excited to explore Yellowstone. Our room was large and alright as far as the cleanliness. We were told the hotel was under new ownership... More

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Sam A, Guest Relations Manager at Yellowstone Pioneer Lodge, responded to this review

Dear 12Michelle88, On behalf of the new owners and management, we would like to apologize for the issues you encountered during your stay with us!We appreciate the feedback and will use it to fine tune our operations! I am happy to hear you and your family enjoyed our indoor heated pool and our indoor garage. Management is working collectively to... More

Ottawa
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56 reviews 56 reviews
38 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here because it was dog friendly. The only good thing was that it had indoor parking and it was raining. We had confirmed reservations through Best Western but it seems not to be bookable through them anymore. First thing the clerk said was that it was good we had shown up at 7pm as he could have given... More

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Sam A, Guest Relations Manager at Yellowstone Pioneer Lodge, responded to this review

Dear slovak, I am sorry hear of your disappointment during your recent stay with us at the former Best Western now known as the Yellowstone Pioneer Lodge & Conference Center. The company has decided to do business as an independent property although we know Best Western is a great brand. We are sorry that you were no longer able to... More

PUNTA GORDA
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30 reviews 30 reviews
8 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is strange. We booked this hotel because a lots of seemingly comparable hotels were full. If this was not the case, we would have left as soon as we experienced the reception area. When entering, it is very dark and appears shabby. Adding to that fact was the fact that no one was at the reception desk and... More

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Sam A, Guest Relations Manager at Yellowstone Pioneer Lodge, responded to this review

Dear acry-artist, I am sorry to hear that you didn't enjoy your time with us. Our staff tries to go above and beyond to help in any way we can. I will speak to our staff about leaving the front desk unattended and provide them with customer service training to better assist our guest. I will have 1 more person... More

Sacramento, California, United States
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On August 23, 2014 my granddaughters wedding day was planned as an outdoor venue, however Montana rain stopped the wedding in its muddy tracks. Over a hundred guests had travelled hundreds of miles to attend the wedding only to find that the sudden and unexpected rain storm had turned her wedding site into a muddy washed out disaster site. Near... More

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Sam A, Guest Relations Manager at Yellowstone Pioneer Lodge, responded to this review

Dear DeeJones2014, I am glad to hear you and your family were able to find the former Best Western now known as The Yellowstone Pioneer Lodge & Conference Center for your granddaughter's last minute wedding. My staff and I were very excited when we received a call from your family regarding the last minute wedding reception, and were happy to... More

Glendive, Montana, United States
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My daughter was married on 8-23-14, an outdoor wedding was planned and there was no backup planned. Needless to say it rained and rained and her dad's house where the wedding and reception were planned was flooded and nothing but mud. My daughter was in tears and as a mother I needed to make this happen and make it her... More

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Sam A, Guest Relations Manager at Yellowstone Pioneer Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Marie R, It was an honor for my staff and I to have played such a huge role in your daughter's special day. We are happy to hear that we were able to make your daughters wedding day happen! I myself am very proud to learn that my staff provided the utmost customer service to you and your family!... More

St. Petersburg, United States
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Upkeep and cleanliness of hotel was very disappointing. Housekeeping staff not trained and breakfast food was luke warm. Manager needs to visit facility and evaluate and resolve problems. Very good location and covered parking was an advantage.

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Deb K, General Manager at Yellowstone Pioneer Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Guest: Thank you for you recent review. The Yellowstone Pioneer Lodge (formerly Best Western Yellowstone Inn) is under new ownership and management. We welcome your feedback so that we may use this review as a stepping stone to improve the overall customer experience. I'm glad you were able to enjoy the covered parking garage and the prime location. My... More

Liverpool, United Kingdom
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47 reviews 47 reviews
28 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped here for a night while visiting Yellowstone. We walked in and asked about the room rates and we found that they were very good compared with the other motels and hotels in the area. Our rom was very nice and large and clean and had everything we needed. We loved the indoor pool which was very nice and... More

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Deb K, General Manager at Yellowstone Pioneer Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Guest: I wish to thank you for taking the time to submit your recent review. I'm just thrilled that you enjoyed your stay here with us and found all the wonderful amenities to your liking. The Yellowstone Pioneer Lodge (formerly Best Western Yellowstone Inn) is under new management and ownership so we welcome your feedback. I'm glad that you... More

Toledo, United States
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place has no spare electrical outlets for your phone, I-Pod, I-Pad, & camera battery . When you have to unplug something to use an outlet, that is ridiculous. I am used to the lovely Hampton Inns that provide you with plenty of electrical outlets and this was the opposite. Stayed for 5 nights on business and only had my... More

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Deb K, General Manager at Yellowstone Pioneer Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Renee G: Thank you for your recent review. My apologies that we did not meet or exceed your electrical expectation. I guess the electronic age just came along too quickly for us here in Livingston. The Hotel was built in the early 70's and I guess there just wasn't that much to plug in back then. The Yellowstone Pioneer... More

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Address: 1515 West Park Street, Livingston, MT 59047 (Formerly Best Western)
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Location: United States > Montana > Livingston
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Yellowstone Pioneer Lodge 2*
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Also Known As:
Best Western Yellowstone Hotel Livingston
Best Western Livingston
Livingston Best Western

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