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Kirkland, Washington
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304 reviews
55 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 157 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The rooms are adequate if a bit dark. There was a futon in my room that was supposed to sleep two people but they would have to be very good friends to make it work. There is no restaurant on site but you have access to all the facilities of the Izaak Walton Inn about a mile up the road.... More 

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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice place to stay when traveling with a pet. Clean comfortable room with Wi-Fi and satellite TV. Supper at Izaak Walton inn was great. Neat history and watched Amtrak go by. Staff was great. Location perfect for us.

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Thank Gary D
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

seemed really new and nice only complaint was housekeeping, blood on the walls,bedspread, pillow and other questionable stain on bed spread. Hair in the bed and shower. Really far from store and restaurants. not much to do nearby. also smelled like something dead from under the porch so it was unpleasant to sit outside. All housekeeping issues were very obvious.... More 

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Thank Marilyn W
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7 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2016

Small room. No amenities. Clean. Bring ear plugs for the train noise. The bathroom light was burned out. There was no traveler information in the room. No people to check you in. You pick up a phone and get the code from the main hotel. Same for dinner reservations.

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1 Thank Lori H
IzaakWaltonInnEssex, General Manager at Half Way Hotel, responded to this review

Lori H, Thank you for your recent post on our TripAdvisor page! We appreciate the feedback from any of our guests and use it towards future training. We do have compendiums in the rooms at the Halfway Hotel. It lists all information needed for our guests. We also offer earplugs at the Front Desk of the Izaak Walton Inn for... More 

Shaunavon, Canada
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26 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015

We wanted to stay at the main hotel but it was full. Since it was only overnight we decided to stay at the Half Way Hotel. It was super clean and all that we needed for an over night stay. This would be a perfect over night stay but we had one complaint. The bed coverings were lacking. We received... More 

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IzaakWaltonInnEssex, General Manager at Half Way Hotel, responded to this review

Dear janebCanada, Thank you for taking the time to post your review of the Half Way Hotel on TripAdvisor! All of the rooms at the Half Way Hotel are extremely clean and we have just opened them within the last month. Thank you for your feedback on the bedding and also the WiFi networks. We appreciate this and will use... More 

Montana
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

We recently booked a stay at the Half Way Hotel which is run by the Izaak Walton Inn. We decided on this hotel because according to reviews it was extremely clean and the management seemed to be top notch. WRONG. We have 4 children and after a long day at Glacier we wanted to come to our room and relax.... More 

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Sandpoint, Idaho
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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015 via mobile

I stayed at this hotels new property " half way hotel" in an emergency evacuation from a fire at glacier. Good - The room was brand new with nice towels. Bad- room was very small. Unfinished look- no bed skirt or table of any kind. Really hard bed. Promised wifi but after 3 calls still couldn't get password to work... More 

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Thank alwaysmissbeth
IzaakWaltonInnEssex, General Manager at Half Way Hotel, responded to this review

Dear alwaysmissbeth, We appreciate your feedback on our TripAdvisor page. We made our rooms available at the Half Way for the evacuees of the Glacier National Park fire. We are glad that we were able to accommodate you. We have wireless access at the Half Way Hotel and our rooms are priced at $119/night. I would love to discuss your... More 

Herndon, Virginia
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263 reviews
52 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 136 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015 via mobile

So my family meant to stay at the Izaak Walton hotel up the street, but there was a mix-up and two of us had to stay at this hotel down the street. Based on reading the previous reviews, I think this property is under new management. It's owned by the Izaak Walton, and when we stayed, we were the inaugural... More 

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IzaakWaltonInnEssex, General Manager at Half Way Hotel, responded to this review

Dear apdemas, Thank you for your review of the Half Way Hotel! We appreciate any feedback that our guests can give us! We hope to see you again in the future for another visit! Thanks! More 

Gardiner, Montana
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63 reviews
34 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2013

This property has two cabins, each with two rooms in a wooded setting half way between East and West Glacier, about a mile from the Amtrak station. The family that owns the property also run the restaurant, general store, and post office that is beside the cabins. The family were not only very friendly but also extremely helpful. Because we... More 

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Iowa
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117 reviews
30 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2013

Most lodging options around glacier are either extremely expensive, extremely primitive, or both. While it's tiny and a fair drive from the main park entrances, the Half Way Motel is reasonably prices (for a resort area) and provides modern amenities and a clean, comfortable place to stay. The place gets its name from its location on highway 2, roughly halfway... More 

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Additional Information about Half Way Hotel

Address: 14840 US Highway 2 E, Essex, MT 59916-9735
Location: United States > Montana > Essex
Price Range: $126 - $128 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Half Way Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 4
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