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Gainesville, FL
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14 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We had a room on the back side of the property, so it was very quiet at night even though the hotel is on a busy street. The bed was very comfortable. The room was simple and clean. The door didn't seem to work properly, so we put a heavy suitcase in front of the door. The innkeepers were very... More 

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Austin, Texas
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8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Very old Motel and it shows it age. The woman at the front desk took too much LSD in the 60's as all my questions got answered with: Yaba - Daba - Doo. Now don't get me wrong Fred Flintstone was always one of my favorites but this woman was creepy. Pros: - Close to the East Glacier Entrance. -... More 

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Bigfork, Montana
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The motel is quaint and has lovely views. Unfortunately I didn't notice the 4 p.m. check in notice until after I booked. We had several rooms for a large wedding party and guests arriving for a 5 p.m. wedding near by. But there was no way for them to check in in time to dress and prepare in time, which... More 

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Seoul, South Korea
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36 reviews
20 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed in a room with kitchen. The motel provides facility for gas heated barbecue grill and common room for families. The owner was very friendly and shared lots of things for our family. The downside was the noise level. It is just next to the main road and railway that even at night you can hear train screaming down... More 

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Cedar G, Guest Relations Manager at Vista Motel, responded to this review

Dear Justin0277, All of us here at the Vista Motel thank you very much for your considerate review. LOVED your photos too! Glad you enjoyed your visit, and we hope you can return again. We'll provide the earplugs! ;) Best wishes and Safe return, VISTA MOTEL STAFF Lori, Amy, Kathy More 

Sheridan, Wyoming
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28 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stayed here for four nights. Very Clean, 50's feel and decor, Hotel staff are the best we have EVER experienced. Would rate this hotel at 10 instead of 5 if we could. It ain't the Waldorf decor but it is just like home. Only con is traffic noise in the Wi Fi / breakfast area but it doesn't bother... More 

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Thank Ken H
Cedar G, Guest Relations Manager at Vista Motel, responded to this review

Dear Ken H, LOVED your review! Appreciate your rating, and our friendly staff will gladly take that 10. :) Sure hope you can visit us again next summer. You're always welcome. Thank you again for your kind words. Best wishes and Safe return, VISTA MOTEL STALL Lori, Amy, Kathy More 

Sapulpa, Oklahoma
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41 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We enjoyed our stay at the Vista motel. Room was not huge but adequate with a refrigerator. No television but who needs a TV when you have Glacier National Park outside your door. This motel is located literally minutes from the west entrance of Glacier National Park.

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Thank Jimmy S
Cedar G, Guest Relations Manager at Vista Motel, responded to this review

Dear Jimmy S, Thank you so much for taking the time to comment on your stay in our little ole mountain motel. Loved your comment on who needs a TV when GNP is outside your door. Absolutely! We certainly offer guests what it's like going back in time, when electronics weren't so prevalent. Reading, playing games, and absorbing our incredible... More 

Sheffield
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157 reviews
64 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This looks like a typical, dated motel. The rooms are not dated inside - fan, a/c, fridge, table and chairs. Shower. There is a BBQ and hammock area. You can park outside the room. Office staff are very nice. Talk to her and get good advice. You can borrow DEET and bear spray if you wish. This is a fantastic... More 

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Thank Daisy3178
VistaMotelStaff, Guest Relations Manager at Vista Motel, responded to this review

Dear Daisy, So very nice reading your precise description of our motel. Thank you so much! We couldn't agree with you more about needing a sink in our 24-hr outdoor Community Room, and certainly it is on our list of project improvements. Please keep in mind, we do not offer complimentary breakfasts; only complimentary CONTINENTAL breakfasts. However, restaurants with full... More 

Hoyleton
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59 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here for 3 nights and were very pleased with our room. We had three separate sleeping rooms. There is no air conditioning in the rooms however fans are provided and it was comfortable even in August. The bathroom shower in our room was very small. The room was very clean, beds very comfortable. There are trains going by... More 

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Thank Connie K
VistaMotelStaff, Guest Relations Manager at Vista Motel, responded to this review

Dear Connie, Can't thank you enough for your kind review and accurate description of our cozy mountain motel! We're so glad you enjoyed your visit. Kind of like going back in time, isn't it, where there are no TVs and life is simple. Also glad to hear your room was comfortable, even without A/C. Of our total 25 rooms/cabins, only... More 

Cary, North Carolina
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165 reviews
23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The motel is located on the highway within a 7 minute drive to the West Glacier entrance of the park. It's a clean older property with the smallest bathroom sink I've ever seen. One great idea is they offer a small bag of clean rags in your room to use if needed. Check in staff was very friendly and welcoming.... More 

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VistaMotelStaff, Guest Relations Manager at Vista Motel, responded to this review

Dear Iwork2TravelUSA, Thank you so much for taking the time to review our sweet little mountain motel! We're unique, indeed, for many reasons; one of which is the different layouts for our rooms and cabins. There's not two alike! We try to make everyone's visit as comfortable and convenient as possible, and your comments certainly help benefit all visitors. Thanks... More 

Seattle
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8 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really enjoyed our brief stay at this motel, wood paneled walls, quiet, clean with a nice warm shower and good water pressure. The proprietors were genuinely interested in helping us plan our day in the park. The continental breakfast was basic with instant oatmeal, coffee, tea, yogurt and homemade muffins, a homey touch.

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VistaMotelStaff, Guest Relations Manager at Vista Motel, responded to this review

Thank you, happygirl57, for your kind comments. We're so glad you enjoyed your stay. We look forward to hosting you again. Best wishes and Safe journey, VISTA MOTEL STAFF :) ;) :) More 

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  • Pool
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located within minutes of some of the country's most inspiring mountain scenery, our West Glacier hotel is about 1 mile from Glacier National Park. After a day in the park, enjoy a dip in our hotel's outdoor swimming pool, relax by the fireplace in our rock room, or kick back and enjoy the sunset in our hammocks. Make our hotel in Glacier your destination for an unforgettable family vacation. At our Glacier hotel you will find everything you need to make your stay comfortable, try one of our cozy cabins, or relax in one of our hotel rooms. Bring your family and enjoy Glacier's natural beauty right from the front door of your hotel room or cabin. Our Glacier hotel is open from May 15th to September 30th every year. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Vista Motel

Address: 12340 Highway 2 East, West Glacier, MT 59936
Location: United States > Montana > West Glacier
Price Range: $107 - $137 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 19
Also Known As:
Vista Hotel West Glacier
Vista Motel West Glacier, Montana
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