Stayed for just 1 night on our 11 night road trip from Las Vegas to Denver. What a great choice. Was able to correspond with the owner Greg prior to booking which was appreciated, to ensure the available room suited our needs. Thorough check-in, and then after some very specific tips on the best off road places to see wildlife in Yellowstone, we left and indeed were successful in seeing everything we wanted to (except a bear!). Despite returning after 8pm, Greg had stayed to give us all a calf lassoing lesson. He was very patient and my 2 teenage daughters thought he was cool. I requested some ice, which was produced quickly, but I would suggest a small ice machine would be appreciated by guests who have forgotten to make a request before the reception closes for the evening about 9pm. Accommodation was exactly as described, with good controllable aircon and furnished to a high standard. Beds were comfortable and we slept well. Breakfast was healthly, organic and slightly quirky, geared towards health conscous "eco" types. This is a great place to stay for North Yellowstone, but the star of the show is the owner Greg, a great host, sincere and passionate about his hotel and the surrounding area.
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- We are a family-run Inn just a few miles north of Gardiner. Our first priority is to welcome you as friends and help you have an unforgettable Yellowstone experience. Comfortable, clean and inviting rooms. This is the Yellowstone you came to see: quiet, scenic mountain views, with wild animals roaming freely. •Enjoy our complimentary hot local/organic breakfast buffet May-Oct. •One-on-one personal Yellowstone itinerary planning included. •Smoke-free and pet-free property •Certificates of Excellence 2011-2016 •Free Wifi, HDTV, private bath, air-conditioning. •Some kitchenettes and full kitchens • Incredible views of the park • Porch with bistro tables/rockers (May-Oct) • Free calf roping lessons on the front lawn (May-Oct) •We make green choices: We recycle. We use earth-friendly laundry soap and natural cleaning products. Free organic toiletries in room. Duvet-style bedding for extra cleanliness. Sustainable bamboo towels. Eco-harvested Made in Montana log furniture. We are active in our local area to help keep the Yellowstone ecosystem loved, cared for, protected and valued. Savor your time with us: Relax and watch a mountain sunset. Calf roping (lassoing) with the owner right in our front yard. Tell stories to other guests on the front porch and listen to theirs. ... more less
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- Also Known As:
- Yellowstone Basin Hotel Gardiner