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Belton Chalet

12575 Hwy 2 East, PO Box 206, West Glacier, MT 59936
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Ranked #3 of 7 hotels in West Glacier
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 5 days ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Lafayette, Ca
14 reviews 14 reviews
8 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed here on the night of 8-2-2014 and I will not stay here again. The room was hot and they had only a fan. There was no way too get breeze. The manager was totally uncommitted to client service. We had booked 8-2 and 8-4. We had called several times and said keep calling often a cancellation. We found... More

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Jackson Ohio
18 reviews 18 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

After white knuckling the GTTSR we were the impressed with the Belton Chalet. Again chosen because of Trip Advisor recommendations our original plan had two nights, but because of the EB mess we had to cut it to one night. The rental company wanted $75 to pick up the car we got in East Glacier and originally we figured we... More

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Oak Lawn, Illinois
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

First the Restaurant: Wonderful! We were a large group of 21 and Melinda worked with me before we went to Glacier. She gave us the private Heritage Room. I chose six items from the menu and she printed a special menu for us. The food was wonderful. Everyone was happy with their meal. My granddaughter and I stayed at the... More

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Aurora, Colorado
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I want to thank Brad and the owners of the Belton Chalet for helping us in a very sticky situation. Our hotel plans went awry at another location and we showed up at the Belton Chalet at 11:00pm with no where to stay. Everything in town was booked - literally. Another hotel was giving people blankets so they could sleep... More

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Tucson, Arizona
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76 reviews 76 reviews
11 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

When I die & go to travel heaven I will stay at the Belton Chalet. We hunt out historic properties and if you don't know what this means, or think you might want the local chain motor inn because it's got a color TV or ... please! don't book this and complain. This restoration is the most outstanding we have... More

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75 reviews 75 reviews
12 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

No A/C or TV or elevator and the rooms were very small. This is an old railroad hotel. I was here with a group. Although it got down in the 40's at night the room was still "warm". There was a fan we ran the entire time and we kept the windows open the entire time. I didn't see any... More

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42 reviews 42 reviews
7 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed the night here. Great place to stay and the location has a great view. Sat on our deck and enjoyed the evening. The trains are loud but the have ear plugs in the room if you need them. This was a nice place to stay after the Going The Sun Road.

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Richmond, Virginia, United States
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60 reviews 60 reviews
5 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We love coming here and this time we brought some cousins and stayed in the Lewis cabin. Note... if you can't handle passing trains and road noise, stay someplace else. Love the lodge with ping pong down below... Food is always top notch esp fresh fish or beef. We collect the Ware plates and enjoy the proximity to both the... More

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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Loved staying at the Belton Chalet along with a 3 year old. Perfect location with easy access to GNP. Amazing brunch spot just a 3 minute walk down the street. Exceptionally well maintained property with all the ambiance and feel of the "chalet era" from the past. Rooms on the small end but super clean, bed super comfy. They provided... More

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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here four nights while enjoying Glacier. It's just outside the park entrance and nicer than any of the park properties. The rooms are clean and comfortable, and the staff are friendly and informative. While many complain about the proximity to the railroad, we didn't mind it. We would definitely return.

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Address: 12575 Hwy 2 East, PO Box 206, West Glacier, MT 59936
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Location: United States > Montana > West Glacier
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We are a 1910 National Historic Landmark hotel built by James J. and Louis Hill of the Great Northern Railway. After being closed for fifty years, the property underwent a three-year restoration completed in 1999 and is now a National Historic Landmark. The Belton Chalet was the first chalet built for Glacier Park and the park’s first winter headquarters. Belton Chalet, family owned, once again welcomes guest from across the world. Thank you for being our guest and a part of our history. ... more   less 
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