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The Great Bear Inn

5672 Blankenship Road, P.O. Box 492, West Glacier, MT 59936
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The Great Bear Inn
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Hermosa Beach, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We spent 5 nights at this fantastic small inn, celebrating our 25th anniversary. We stayed in the Standard Room, which was perfect! Quiet, comfortable, with a great big tub to relax in after a day of hiking. The staff felt like old friends and the other guests were all nice. The dinners, seated at a big table with the other... More

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Signal Hill, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed for five nights at the Great Bear Inn. We were greeted by big, very friendly dogs. Our comfortable room was light, spacious and quiet overlooking a forest of dense pines. The three course dinners were delicious and healthy. The Great Bear is a beautifully detailed lodge with a comfortable meeting area where people could gather around the large... More

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Philadelphia, PA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This Western lodge has an excellent, peaceful location, with a nice view, and the decor is very interesting in a thematic way; very consistent with the intended ambiance. The Grand room that we (2 people) stayed in was very spacious, comfortable, and well-appointed. We had a great stay for 3 nights. The dinners that accompany the room are truly gourmet... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had the privilege of staying at the Great Bear Inn during my vacation to Glacier National Park. The staff was very attentive and welcoming upon my arrival. It was then I realized this place was more than just another “Bed and Breakfast.” It felt like a second home! The rooms were spacious and had all the modern conveniences that... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

We were originally booked for only one night. After the first night we could not resist staying a second night. Everything was perfect. The minute we were met at the door, it felt like we were with friends we had known forever. The care from all of the staff was beyond outstanding. If we even mentioned anything we might like,... More

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Collinsville, Illinois
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

If you want comfort of home, awesome meals, to feel very protected then the great bear inn is for you. The staff is so amazing this will be our 5th trip back. So close to one of the most amazing sites I've ever seen, the West Glacier. The Great Bear Inn has everything you'll ever need away from home. Can't... More

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Yakima, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014 via mobile

Our two night stay was very very relaxing. We were close to Glacier Park so it was very convenient to visit and a short drive to Whitefish and to the ski area. The Inn is off the road so once back in for the evening you will want to have dinner there. The food was excellent prepared by the chef... More

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Columbia Falls, Montana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2013

My wife and I needed some time together and away from the house and work. Our weekend at the Great Bear Inn was more than we had hoped for! The personal care from the staff was outstanding, and the food....what can I say other than 'the best ever!' The accommodations lacked absolutely nothing. The fireplace in the bedroom was an... More

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Yorba Linda, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

Brought the family for a 7 day vacation and we had a blast.Nestled between the pines it was easy to forget the hustle and bustle of city life. The staff is awesome and accommodating and we were made to feel at home day in and day out. We are excited to have found this place and have already begun our... More

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2013

We spent 10 days at The Great Bear Inn while visiting Montana. The Inn is just minutes away from Glacier National Park. Upon arrival, we were greeted by Jackson and Emmitt two of the many dogs that patrol the property. They are there to protect the Inn and the guests from the bears. At first, we were a little intimidated... More

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Address: 5672 Blankenship Road, P.O. Box 492, West Glacier, MT 59936
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Location: United States > Montana > West Glacier
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Also Known As:
The Great Bear Hotel West Glacier
The Great Bear Inn West Glacier, Montana

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Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Room Service Suites
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The Great Bear Inn proudly provides deluxe lodging accommodations in a spectacular setting, surrounded by the grandeur of Glacier National Park. Choose from deluxe rooms in the main lodge or, beginning summer 2011, comfortable cabin accommodation on our property.The unspoiled beauty of Montana awaits you just outside our magnificent Inn. Glacier National Park is less than ten minutes away. Hiking, white water rafting, fishing, hunting (seasonal), and horseback riding - the recreation possibilities offered by Northwest Montana are endless and the beauty is unlike anything found anywhere. Now imagine having all of your dinner arrangements available at the Great Bear Inn. You won't need to make dinner reservations and drive thirty minutes to the nicer restaurants in the area or wait to be seated. The Inn is tastefully decorated in a style consistent with our location at the doorstep of Glacier National Park. ... more   less 
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