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The Great Bear Inn

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5672 Blankenship Road, P.O. Box 492, West Glacier, MT 59936
The Great Bear Inn
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Newnan, Georgia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Staying at The Great Bear Inn as I write this. This place is AWESOME from Susan the owner to her "boys" who will fix you a custom breakfast M-Sa. The rooms are super comfortable and the beds make you want to get a good nights sleep. You basically have room of the house including the game/pool room downstairs. I would... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here for four nights in June and had a wonderful time. The Inn is in a stunning location and we loved the cabin style decor. The shower was huge and tiled with a going-to-the-sun motif which is great. The Inn is close to west glacier park and the list of dining options prepared by our host was thoughtful... More 

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Oyster Bay, New York
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We loved staying at the Great Bear Inn in West Glacier. It is a real country inn, with the most comfortable hotel bed I have ever slept in. This is a huge feature after a day of hiking in Glacier. Susan, the owner, was delightful. She was full of insights about the Park and her restaurant recommendations were spot on.... More 

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Carthage, Missouri
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40 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our hostess, Susan was so sweet. We enjoyed our stay in early June 2015. The "Going To The Sun Road" opened while we were there and it made our visit even more special. We also went white water rafting. The cabin was great to come home to every evening after a long day of sight seeing. There is a nice... More 

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Gatesville, Texas
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

I wrote an earlier review of their refund policy due to illness...Prior to talking with the owner....after talking with the owner she has graciously decided to refund our deposit. We will definitely plan a stay here when we are better.

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Nashua, New Hampshire
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Great Bear is the best of both worlds. It is a few minutes from the Park entrance but in a beautiful, secluded spot that is consistent with the landscape in northern Montana. We had gorgeous views from our room and the huge porch on the main floor. The sunsets were a beautiful sight. My husband and I were the only... More 

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

This lodge exceeded expectations. I booked the economy room on the main floor. It was huge with a TV, large bathroom and new tempurpedic mattress. We had excellent dinner recommendations and delicious choices for continental breakfast, Susan the owner was very helpful. Great Bear Inn is a large modern 3 story chalet with a pool table in the basement, living... More 

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Fulton, Illinois
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

This was a great. The Inn was done in great taste reflecting the surroundings. The owner Susan was very helpful and entertaining. The dogs just added to the charm. The continental breakfast had a good selection all around. The recommendations we were given for dinner were all as described. The room was of a good size and the bed was... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014 via mobile

I recently stayed here in sept and couldn't have been more satisfied w my experience. My husband and I had a beautiful room downstairs which was immaculate. Maid service was provided everyday, as well as laundry room right down the hall. Susan the owner, is incredibly funny and most accommodating. Any request we had was met with a smile and... More 

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San Antonio, Texas
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

We were greeted by the owner, Susan, upon arrival. It is special to have that personal touch when you are not familiar with your surroundings. Susan immediately oriented us to the wonderful amenities at the Inn as well as the surrounding activities and eatery choices we could make during our stay. We even were handed complimentary anti-bear spray ( just... More 

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