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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

My husband and I love spontaneity, and we knew we'd be in the Glacier valley area of Montana, but we had no idea where we'd stay each night. We ended up in Bigfork and loved the quaint look of it, and while walking around we meandered around a corner and noticed an inn. A lady chatting on the sidewalk happened... More 

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Anaconda, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We have stayed here twice and really like it. The owner built and decorated this in her own style and it is a treasure. We get a room with a balcony overlooking the Swan river as it flows into Flathead lake. The area has restaurants, pubs, theater and shopping to walk around this quiet, artistic community.

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Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

We were visiting from out of state and our friends scheduled this hotel. Well, we were a boy t worried when we saw the rating on trip advisor but we went anyway! I AM SO GLAD WE DID! We stayed in the Tuscan suite! I didn't want to leave. It had its own patio that looked at the lake (flathead... More 

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South Lake Tahoe, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2016

Avoid this place at all costs. I read a lot of reviews about it and saw a lot of negative comments about the owner. When I spoke to her on the phone, she was very nice and I thought it would be fine....people complain about stuff all the time for illegitimate reasons. Boy, was I wrong. We arrived to a... More 

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Colorado
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

We stayed in the 'Safari' room which was a unique African themed room with a king size bed. The location is great if you want to stay in downtown Bigfork. We found it a little loud as they had a private party next door and the downtown pedestrian traffic took the peacefulness away. I guess I'm just not into animal... More 

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Dickinson, North Dakota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2016

This inn has themed rooms. We were in the safari room which had a beautiful view of the lake, street level so easy to get to. Proprietor was lovely lady. Not your typical hotel room, so quaint. Two blocks from downtown which is full of excellent restaurants and unique shops.

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Langley
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2016

First thing when I looked for enough towels for the three of us, the drawer fell off the cabinet. Not enough towels, small room, beds not great. Not enough hot water for the tub or a shower, even being the first person to take the shower.

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Port of Spain, Trinidad
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2016

We booked at the Swan river inn, Big fork, MT for a total of 4 nights while we attended a friend's wedding on the Flathead lake in July 2015, we ended up only staying 3 night however as plans changed and the proprietress, Margrit, kindly accommodated our cancellation request at short notice. I will say that the property purports to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015 via mobile

3 stories above the bay. 18 foot balcony. Indoor outdoor fireplace. Full kitchen. Gorgeous interior. The Walk-in shower was amazing. 1 block from downtown. The retractable bed was also cool. Margarit knows how to decorate her rooms. Been going here for 5 years and don't plan on stopping yet.

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Frederick, Maryland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2015

We had our son's and new daughter in law's wedding at the Inn. It was just lovely. Easy to work with owner. I would like to stay at her other properties if I return to Montana. This location and local restaurants, breweries and places to visit were great. The Tuscan Suite had gorgeous furnishings. We stayed in The French Country... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Additional Information about Swan River Inn

Address: 360 Grand Dr, Bigfork, MT 59911-3611
Location: United States > Montana > Bigfork
Price Range: $103 - $154 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 15
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