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 in the room, and the hotel. The Park Service needs to think and act like a profit-making entity, and rehab this hotel.
- 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
- Also Known As:
- Lake Mcdonald Hotel West Glacier
- Lake McDonald Lodge West Glacier, Montana