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Billings, Montana
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241 reviews
43 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We hadn't been to Big Fork in over a year. We are so glad that we got to visit and stay at Marina Cay. This was the perfect location. Our room was beautiful and comfortable. it was also very inexpensive. It was a great trip. We can't wait to return to Big Fork again.

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Thank MontanaSplash
Rebekah_MarinaCay, Manager at Marina Cay Resort and Conference Center, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review! We are so happy you enjoyed your stay in Bigfork and your room here at the Marina Cay. The property is open year round so you do not have to wait another year before you return. Hope you get to see you again soon. More 

Phoenix, Arizona
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62 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The resorts Tiki bar offers a great respite. Stopped in for a late lunch/early dinner. They make Terrific drinks and we split a huge club sandwich. Bartender was very friendly and attentive. We will definitely return on our next trip to bigfork.

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Thank AZRoadqueen
Rebekah_MarinaCay, Manager at Marina Cay Resort and Conference Center, responded to this review

Thank you for writing your review...straight, simple and to the point. The Tiki Bar is fun and we are glad you liked the drinks, food and service. Look forward to seeing you next time. More 

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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My family really enjoyed our stay at the Marina Cay. The staff was extremely helpful and friendly. Amy and Rebekka were especially nice, and they went out of their way to make our stay special. Our room was very comfortable and clean, and we had a great view of the lake/inlet. The atmosphere at Marina Cay is very family friendly... More 

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Thank Kathleen D
Rebekah_MarinaCay, Manager at Marina Cay Resort and Conference Center, responded to this review

We are really happy to hear you enjoyed your stay! I always appreciate when employees are mentioned by name and I will be sure to pass your comments on to Amy. We hope that you are able to return soon and that the rest of your travels were fantastic as well. More 

Chicago, Illinois
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our family has stayed at this resort for years - every summer. Unfortunately, thsi will be the last year for us. The resort has really gone downhill in terms of the service and the facilities. The staff is unfriendly and not interested in being helpful, which is compounded by the multiple maintenance requests that we have had to make at... More 

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Thank jwlsc
Rebekah_MarinaCay, Manager at Marina Cay Resort and Conference Center, responded to this review

I am so sorry you did not enjoy your room at the Marina Cay! I have scoured our maintenance work orders to try and determine what room you were in and have come up empty. I would really appreciate it if you would contact me so I can find out the details of your stay and attempt to remedy your... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed here for my sister's wedding. There was a mix up with my reservation and when I showed up, there was not a room ready for me. Rebecca went out of her way to take care of us and make it right. They found us a room for the night and upgraded our room to a suite for our... More 

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Rebekah_MarinaCay, Manager at Marina Cay Resort and Conference Center, responded to this review

Thank you so much Katie for taking the time to write your review and for being so understanding. You and your entire family were such a joy to have on property. We are so glad you enjoyed your stay and truly hope you are able to come back. More 

Beaumont, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2016

I stayed at the Marina Cay for a friend's wedding. The room was in the Courtyard. The room was clean, the A/C worked great, refrigerator, sitting area was perfect. The TV in the room could have been larger (I do understand though) but the staff took care of me in the Bistro area, turning on the British Open early in... More 

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Thank heynowrk
Rebekah_MarinaCay, Manager at Marina Cay Resort and Conference Center, responded to this review

We are so glad you enjoyed your stay and all that the property has to offer. We always appreciate hearing the particulars of what made you stay special! And Amy wants to know if you would prefer blue or red, the XXL are ordered. Call the front desk and we will ship one to you! Can't wait until you come... More 

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6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016

Room wasn't ready when we arrived at check in time. Took a boat ride and checked in around 6 p.m. Went directly to shower but NO SOAP. Tried to call front desk but NO PHONE in the room. Was told they had been out of soap for 2 days but the shipment should be here tomorrow. Why didn't they tell... More 

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Rebekah_MarinaCay, Manager at Marina Cay Resort and Conference Center, responded to this review

While we always appreciate constructive criticism, I feel the need to aggressively respond to your review. To begin with, you and your guests arrived prior to 2 pm, check in is at 4. You were told the room was not ready but your boat dock was. I know your room was clean and inspected by the 4 pm check in... More 

Santa Barbara, California
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41 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2016

We took the time to fill out the comment card and give it to the staff member when we checked out. However, I feel that others need to know more about this place. Note that you are paying for the location, nothing more. We stayed in a 3 bedroom condo (unit 321) and from the moment you walk in you... More 

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Thank travelfreak903
Rebekah_MarinaCay, Manager at Marina Cay Resort and Conference Center, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review and I am sorry you did not enjoy your stay. I did receive your comment card and had already inspected the room after your departure as I take the comments very seriously. I will say that I understand some of the furniture/bedding and carpet is older but it is all... More 

Clancy, Montana, United States
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

Great views, close to town, I'd recommend it. Get a room next to the lake/bay, so you can take in the view. Good conference facilities for a medium sized conference and rooms are close to conference center.

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Thank Mick K
Rebekah_MarinaCay, Manager at Marina Cay Resort and Conference Center, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us and for taking the time to write a review. Our conference facilities are something we are trying to promote, so your mention of that is appreciated. It sounds like you were here for work, hopefully you can come back again sometime to play. More 

Dublin, Ohio
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66 reviews
61 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016

We needed a base for a couple nights for our run up to Glacier NP. I don't even remember how we found Marina Cay, but I'm glad we did. This trip was a good economics lesson for our boys -- we paid a lot more for a room inside Yellowstone and it didn't offer all the amenities found here. Even... More 

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Thank TeamW4
Rebekah_MarinaCay, Manager at Marina Cay Resort and Conference Center, responded to this review

We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay and it sounds like you packed quite of bit of the area activities in to your couple days stay. The Tiki Bar is now open daily at 11 and the Lounge will continue to be open Thursday-Sunday. Most importantly, we are happy to hear you enjoyed your room! We hope... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Banquet Room
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Marina Cay Resort, located on Flathead Lake's Bigfork Bay, is a year-round resort with much to offer our guests beyond the natural beauty and adventure of Northwest Montana. Welcoming everyone from individual travelers to groups and families, we offer a variety of accommodations from standard Hotel-style Rooms and Suites to well-equipped 1 to 3 Bedroom Condominium Units. All guests of the Resort have access to our outdoor pools and hot tubs, BBQ and picnic areas, Marina with watercraft rental and gasoline services, Casino, Lounge and food and beverage outlets. In the summer, make sure to stop by the waterside Tiki Bar featuring Polynesian inspired food and all your favorite tropical drinks. Fall and winter mean sitting fireside in the Lounge and watching your favorite team. Whatever your mood, or attire, the Marina Cay has an option for you! Being located on Flathead Lake offers Marina Cay Resort guests the ultimate scenic summer playground with activities such as boating, water skiing and fishing right within reach. But many other year round activities can also be found in nearby Glacier National Park, the Bob Marshall and Swan Range Wilderness Areas, Blacktail Mountain and Whitefish Mountain. These areas of Northwest Montana are not only famous for their summer activities such as hiking, biking and river rafting, but also for excellent snowshoeing, snowmobiling and ice fishing during the winter months. Visiting us without a car? Not a problem. A short walk from Marina Cay is the village of Bigfork, a picturesque and charming place chosen as "One of the 50 Great Towns of the West" and designated as "One of the 100 Best Small Art Towns of the Nation." World class art galleries, fine restaurants, live theatre and unique shops can all be found within a quaint Western setting just outside the Resort entrance. The Marina Cay Resort is centrally located in Bigfork, Montana, perfect for experiencing all of the marvels of Northwest Montana. Our dedicated staff are committed to helping you make the most out of your stay while enjoying our Montana hospitality. The toughest part of your stay will be choosing what to do with your day! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Marina Cay Resort and Conference Center

Address: 180 Vista Ln, Bigfork, MT 59911-3666
Location: United States > Montana > Bigfork
Price Range: $109 - $217 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 125
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