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Billings, Montana
Reviewed October 14, 2016

My Mom and I stayed at the lovingly restored Barrister B&B and thoroughly enjoyed our stay. Pleasant conversation, peaceful surroundings though you are right smack in the middle of historic downtown Helena, and delicious homemade breakfast. We plan to return someday. Thank you Nick and Staff!

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Lecanto, Florida
Reviewed October 8, 2016

The Barrister is a wonderfully restored house in the heart of Helena. We only had one night and we came in late, but they picked us up at the airport and spent time showing us around the city and then throughout the house.Definitely would go back.

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Santa Cruz, California
Reviewed October 6, 2016

Delightful stay with a gracious host, entertaining conversation with other guests over sherry in the evening, and a wonderful breakfast all in a lovingly restored building. All added up to a very comfortable and refined stay in Helena.

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Olympia, Washington
Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

A pleasant gem of a B&B. The hosts are friendly and informative. A nice wine social hour and tasty breakfast. We stayed in the Barrister room and highly recommend it. Comfortable and spacious by any B&B standard. Easy walking distance to downtown and very friendly people are all around. Cool capital building to explore. Well worth the stay!

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Edmonton, Canada
Reviewed August 3, 2016

This beautiful Victorian villa is a short distance from the Last Chance Gulch, and across the street from the Cathedral. The hosts are extremely friendly and the entire ground floor is open for the enjoyment of the guests. Really liked the afternoon wine on the verandah. The room was elegant, with a beautiful decorative fireplace. Fine toiletries are provided in...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed June 30, 2016

We booked from London and right from the start had a good feeling about Barrister B&B. What a wonderful house and delightful rooms with many little special touches (but it would spoil the surprise if I told you in advance). Nick & sister Lianne are a wonderful couple who spent time on the porch with us chatting about life, politics...

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Aurora, Colorado
Reviewed May 31, 2016

Breakfasts were great. We reserved all five rooms for us, our kids and their families for a long holiday weekend. Their were 11 of us in all. Accommodations were excellent. The location was very good for our activities in Helena and surrounding area. The owners were very nice people. They spent a few minutes each day serving as hosts, not...

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Victor, Montana
Reviewed May 26, 2016

We had a great over night stay at the Barrister. This was our second time to enjoy this grand home. It is always a privilege for us to experience restored, historical structures. The Barrister definitely allows one to do just that. This late 1800s home has been restored to showcase beautiful craftsmanship and exquisite attention to details of the era....

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Cumming, Georgia
Reviewed May 24, 2016

This was our first visit to The Barrister House. Nick is an excellent host and very cordial and welcoming. Our room was very nice, roomy and comfortable. Although this is an older property, they have done a wonderful job of updating it in a very elegant fashion. Breakfast was very good. We got acquainted with other B&B guests at breakfast...

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Hemel Hempstead, United Kingdom
Reviewed August 15, 2015

Stayed here for four nights. Very friendly hosts who are always on hand to help and give guidance about Helena. 5:30 each day on the porch wine and eats available and all guests get together to discuss day. Bedrooms spacious, each with private bathrooms either ensuing or just across the hallway. Breakfasts traditional American eg French toasts, omelettes, eggs and...

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Airport Transportation
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Step into Montana's history while surrounding yourself with comfort and luxury in an 1874 Victorian mansion, where our specialty is warm Western hospitality. The 5 guest bedrooms are spacious, and carefully decorated to provide and intimate atmosphere, as well as warmth and comfort. All rooms have a queen bed, private baths, color T.V., DSL high speed internet connection and are appointed with antiques. The entire first floor of the mansion. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Barrister Bed & Breakfast

Address: 416 N Ewing St, Helena, MT 59601-4038
Location: United States > Montana > Helena
Price Range: $109 - $124 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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“I don't think there are any 'bad' rooms”
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 of 5 bubbles 477ralphk, Jun 30, 2016 | Read review
“The Barrister Room is the best”
 of 5 bubbles hicksfamily6, May 31, 2016 | Read review
“We had the suite upstairs which was very nice and roomy.”
 of 5 bubbles janb540, May 24, 2016 | Read review
“All rooms different”
 of 5 bubbles hatchcarolyn, Aug 15, 2015 | Read review
“all rooms here were beautiful and appear to be very comfortable.”
 of 5 bubbles hertel4, Mar 28, 2015 | Read review
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