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Village Inn At Apgar

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Lake McDonald, West Glacier, MT 59921
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Village Inn At Apgar
Ranked #2 of 7 hotels in West Glacier
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Findlay, Ohio
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50 reviews 50 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Just spent a peaceful week at Village Inn. We used it as a homebase for hiking and rafting trips. Easy access to Glacier National Park shuttles, National Park Service evening programming, and basic necessities (groceries, laundry, restaurant). The hotel is quite simple, but clean and the views are the best. Each room faces the lake. It's a great place to... More

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Seattle, Washington
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21 reviews 21 reviews
12 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a room on the bottom floor so we literally stepped out our door to the edge of the lake. They had chairs for you to sit in and that I did! I came out early in morning and had some coffee and read a book. It was so peaceful. My son even got off his ipad for awhile... More

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Marcellus, New York
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56 hotel reviews
109 helpful votes 109 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Title pretty much says it all. The facility itself is quite dated, with a bathroom that could really use a bit more shelf-space and somewhat icky rugs and bedspreads. We also encountered issues with insects being able to get in through the screening (more like around it, since it isn't a tight fit on the casement windows). Still, being right... More

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new orleans
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59 reviews 59 reviews
12 hotel reviews
90 helpful votes 90 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

It has been a while since we were here but the recent reviews confirm that this place hasn't changed. Rooms all face the lake, which is unusual for a hotel. It is located right on the western side of Lake McDonald which means that the sunrises are spectacular. Rooms are spacious and very well appointed. The adjoining restaurant is very... More

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Maryland
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38 reviews 38 reviews
26 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Upon arriving at Village Inn, I was reminded of the many beach town resorts that I have visited. It was much more commercial than the lodges and inns of East Glacier. However, the room was adequate with an amazing lake view, and it slept 5. The bathroom was large enough and always had hot water when needed. Kayaks were available... More

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Nampa, Idaho
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4 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are looking for a five star hoity-toity snob appeal lodge, go to the glacier grand. If you want quiet, adequate lodging at an affordable price, and on the shores of a most beautiful lake, then this is the one for you. I'd stay here again in a heartbeat.

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Rochester, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I booked a room in early February for August; our room view was Lake McDonald! Absolutely amazing! We were thrilled that we arrived late in the afternoon to really appreciate our location and lake. I could go on and on ~ staff were friendly, room was very accommodating and clean but, really, it's about the location! Amazing ~ this place... More

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Fort Pierce, Florida
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19 reviews 19 reviews
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here for 2 nights while hiking in glacier. The view is beautiful, and the lake is amazing. Our beds were comfortable, and there was wifi, but no appliances and the rooms were small. No TVs, and very few outlets. The room was clean, and very close to gift shops, restaurants, and more. I recommend this hotel.

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Plainfield, IL
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25 reviews 25 reviews
6 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We arrived around midnight, so could not see anything out the back of the hotel. As soon as I woke up in the morning I peeked out the back curtains, and had to wake up the whole family to show them the fantastic view. We had spent 3 days driving- and this view alone made it all worth while. The... More

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Louisville, Kentucky
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here with friends. We each had a beautiful view from the balcony of Lake McDonald and the mountains behind. The rooms were very basic, yet clean and comfortable. We enjoyed our stay and would definitely stay here again. Very quiet, relaxing and convenient to everything.

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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:
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Village Hotel At Apgar
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Built in 1956, the Village Inn at Apgar is located on the shores of Lake McDonald. This quaint 36 room motor inn offers stunning views from every room of Lake McDonald and the mountain panorama forming the Crown of the Continent. One-bedroom kitchenettes are available, as well as one- and two-bedroom units that can accommodate up to six people. One-bedroom kitchenette rooms are located on the 1st floor and are equipped with basic utensils, refrigerator, stove, microwave, and coffee maker. One-bedroom units are located on both floors and can accommodate a maximum of two people. All rooms are rustic yet comfortable with double and/or twin beds and a private bathroom. Second story rooms are accessed via stairs only and all rooms have an incredible lake view. A limited number of ADA-accessible rooms are available and are booked based on space available ... more   less 
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