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Lake McDonald Lodge

Lake McDonald, West Glacier, MT 59921
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We picked this location because of its location to have lunch in the park. We were disappointed that they were out of several menu options. I had the bison burger and it was very good. Son had the grilled cheese with fruit and he also enjoyed it.

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Framingham, MA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Incredibly Beautiful Lodge - very rustic - relaxing -absolutely beautiful Lake Front Lodge - we stayed in the stip outside of the main lodge but dinned for a buffet breakfast in the Lodge -- wish we could have had a room in the lodge - but its booked way ahead and I can see why! the dining room was beautiful... More

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Nashville, Tennessee
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Chose the Lake McDonald Lodge when in West Glacier and enjoy the old charm of the hotel and the stunning views of the lake and mountains. While the rooms are small and the bathrooms tiny, they are comfortable. The lobby is wonderful - comfortable chairs and a huge fireplace create the ambience associated with national park lodges. The food was... More

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Los Angeles, California
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The photo of the room that is on the web site and on the reservation was NOT the same room. Instead of getting a room with 2 beds we got a room with a wall with a door between the 2 bedrooms. When I told the lady at the desk she said she did not know any such room existed.... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Took a room in one of the cottages, which was perfectly ok for our needs as we were outside 95% of the time. Rooms were small, with two queens, very small bathroom and shower stall, but adequate for our purposes. Decor is a little worn and needs a facelift, but coffee, hair dryer, little fridge, ironing board in rooms were... More

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Hickory, North Carolina
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Great old lodge in amazing location. The lobby is unlike any I have seen. The animal heads, fireplace and unique chandelier is a must see and very relaxing. Don't waste your time trying to login in to Internet, beyond slow but who cares. Dining room was good for dinner and breakfast. Reasonable prices and amazing view. Was disappointed in room... More

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Santa fe, NM
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We love Glacier NP and decided to visit again since it's been over 30 years ago since our last visit. . Like all of our Parks, it's more busy and developed than the old days, but still worth it. The Lodge is great, we stayed in one of the old cabins, two beds, desk and the bathroom. . . quaint,... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The room, a double, was ~150 sq. feet. The bathroom sink is what you would find in an old service station. The shower is smaller than a phone booth. The sheets are seriously pilled. The room did have a view of the lake, but no matter how good that view is, it does not make up for the serious deficiencies... More

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Doncaster, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

What a marvellous place. It was 100yrs old the week we were booked in for 3 nights in the main lodge. We asked for a room with a view of the lake which was granted, although the trees did block part of the view. The room was small, we would say 'cosy' but it was not a problem. The shower... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very small and really basic two-room suite for over $300 per night is overpriced. Room was more old than rustic. Please bring your own type of entertainment for the evening. Had to carry our luggage up the small squeaky stairs. View was nice though. Wouldn't stay here again for that price. Better off staying in a motel right outside the... More

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Address: Lake McDonald, West Glacier, MT 59921
Location: United States > Montana > West Glacier
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Also Known As:
Lake Mcdonald Hotel West Glacier
Lake McDonald Lodge West Glacier, Montana

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Built in 1914, Lake McDonald Lodge is nestled on the shores of the largest lake inside Glacier National Park. Lake McDonald offers a unique gift shop, campstore, lounge, restaurant, and pizzeria. Red Bus tours, boat cruises, and numerous other activities are available. This picturesque location on the northern shore of beautiful Lake McDonald has 100 guest rooms split between a main lodge and a row of duplex-style cabins. All guestrooms at Lake McDonald are rustic, yet comfortable. In keeping in the era in which all the rooms were built, they offer guests modest amenities and old-world style accommodations resulting in a one-of-a kind, National Park lodging experience. A limited number of ADA- accessible rooms are available and are booked based on a space available basis. ... more   less 
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