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Vista Motel

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12340 Highway 2 East, West Glacier, MT 59936
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Ritzville, Washington
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2015

We loved staying at the Vista! The staff is very helpful and friendly. Clean and great price, especially for being right at the entrance to the park. We knew we weren't going to spend a lot of time in our room so we thought, why pay so much for the ones inside the park. We were pleasantly surprised and would... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2015

Staff all friendly and helpful. Good starting point for the Glacier National Park. Rooms very comfortable. Try to get a room at the front of the motel as you get a great view towards the mountains. Complementary breakfast is available in a cabin at the front of the property with coffee, cereal and warm muffins. Although you cannot see the... More 

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Warrington, Pennsylvania
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33 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2015

Literally yards from the entrance to GNP! Staff very accomodating. Pricing was in line with the area which means it is overpriced for the level of accommodations but if you want to stay that close to the park entrance - it is what it is. Continental breakfast is very sparse, but they did have homemade muffins each day.

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Bloomfield Hills, Michigan
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2015

Knotty pine wall-to-wall, very retro feel if you remember motels in the 1960's. Spotless and clean. The staff was delightful, helpful, and knowledgeable. The mountain views are gorgeous, and it was good to have cell and internet service. The Park is a complete dead zone for both. Internet service at the Park lodges is 1994 speed.

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2015

The staff are friendly, helpful, and eager to help plan your day in Glacier and the surrounding area. It is literally right next to the west entrance to the park. We stayed in a cabin in September, and it was a chilly week. The cabin has a super powerful heater that warmed the whole place up quickly. It had a... More 

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Fort Collins, Colorado
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28 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2015

Stayed in room 19, which is on the backside of the hotel building. Thoroughly enjoyed the room very quiet and private, and the room was clean with a comfortable bed. The two negatives are that there was no comfortable chair, so only place to hang out was on the bed, and (as advertised) you have to go to the common... More 

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Rapid City, South Dakota
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2015

lots of road noise & paper thin walls. You cannot beat the location of this motel in proximity to Glacier National Park and it was clean. Breakfast was a minimal continental. Owner was great but I would not stay here again.

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Edmonton, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2015

Didn't realize there were no TV's in our room or that the WIFI didn't reach our cabin when I booked the trip but that was fine. Stayed in cabin #25, with my wife and 3 kids (8,5,2), the kids stayed on the pull out bed and my wife and I were in the separate room. We didn't notice the lack... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2015

I would highly recommend staying at the Vista Motel. The staff is friendly and accommodating, the rooms are clean, and it is conveniently located within a mile from the west entrance to the park. Ashley & Amy were very friendly & helpful in making it a wonderful visit at Glacier National Park. Ashley is a great person and was very... More 

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Oshkosh, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2015

We had originally thought we wanted to stay somewhere inside Glacier, but prices were very high and we found information on the Vista that looked positive so we were lucky to get a room there. Our interactions with calls for reservations prior to leaving home were so warm & sweet, we felt very good about reserving a room there. From... More 

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