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Beaumont, California
1 review
Reviewed 22 July 2016

I stayed at the Marina Cay for a friend's wedding. The room was in the Courtyard. The room was clean, the A/C worked great, refrigerator, sitting area was perfect. The TV in the room could have been larger (I do understand though) but the staff took care of me in the Bistro area, turning on the British Open early in... More 

Thank heynowrk
Rebekah_MarinaCay, Manager at Marina Cay Resort and Conference Center, responded to this review

We are so glad you enjoyed your stay and all that the property has to offer. We always appreciate hearing the particulars of what made you stay special! And Amy wants to know if you would prefer blue or red, the XXL are ordered. Call the front desk and we will ship one to you! Can't wait until you come... More 

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6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 20 July 2016

Room wasn't ready when we arrived at check in time. Took a boat ride and checked in around 6 p.m. Went directly to shower but NO SOAP. Tried to call front desk but NO PHONE in the room. Was told they had been out of soap for 2 days but the shipment should be here tomorrow. Why didn't they tell... More 

1 Thank love2fish3567
Rebekah_MarinaCay, Manager at Marina Cay Resort and Conference Center, responded to this review

While we always appreciate constructive criticism, I feel the need to aggressively respond to your review. To begin with, you and your guests arrived prior to 2 pm, check in is at 4. You were told the room was not ready but your boat dock was. I know your room was clean and inspected by the 4 pm check in... More 

Santa Barbara, California
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41 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 July 2016

We took the time to fill out the comment card and give it to the staff member when we checked out. However, I feel that others need to know more about this place. Note that you are paying for the location, nothing more. We stayed in a 3 bedroom condo (unit 321) and from the moment you walk in you... More 

Thank travelfreak903
Rebekah_MarinaCay, Manager at Marina Cay Resort and Conference Center, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review and I am sorry you did not enjoy your stay. I did receive your comment card and had already inspected the room after your departure as I take the comments very seriously. I will say that I understand some of the furniture/bedding and carpet is older but it is all... More 

Clancy, Montana, United States
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Great views, close to town, I'd recommend it. Get a room next to the lake/bay, so you can take in the view. Good conference facilities for a medium sized conference and rooms are close to conference center.

Thank Mick K
Rebekah_MarinaCay, Manager at Marina Cay Resort and Conference Center, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us and for taking the time to write a review. Our conference facilities are something we are trying to promote, so your mention of that is appreciated. It sounds like you were here for work, hopefully you can come back again sometime to play. More 

Dublin, Ohio
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68 reviews
62 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 June 2016

We needed a base for a couple nights for our run up to Glacier NP. I don't even remember how we found Marina Cay, but I'm glad we did. This trip was a good economics lesson for our boys -- we paid a lot more for a room inside Yellowstone and it didn't offer all the amenities found here. Even... More 

Thank TeamW4
Rebekah_MarinaCay, Manager at Marina Cay Resort and Conference Center, responded to this review

We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay and it sounds like you packed quite of bit of the area activities in to your couple days stay. The Tiki Bar is now open daily at 11 and the Lounge will continue to be open Thursday-Sunday. Most importantly, we are happy to hear you enjoyed your room! We hope... More 

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6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 June 2016

I stayed at Marina Cay for a second year this time for five nights. The newly remodeled 2/2 on the river was beautiful, The reception staff were very friendly and efficient. Most helpful was Mark Taylor, who seems to do everything. He made our stay great. I would recommend Marina Cay to anyone.

Thank montana66
Rebekah_MarinaCay, Manager at Marina Cay Resort and Conference Center, responded to this review

I am glad you enjoyed your stay and were able meet Mark, who is here with us for the summer and has been a wonderful addition. We are grateful for all of our staff and I am thrilled to know you found them to be noteworthy in your review. We hope you return soon and until then, enjoy your adventures. More 

Cranbrook, Canada
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24 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 June 2016

We stayed one night at the Marina Cay and wished we could have stayed for more. We were given a warm welcome on arriving and we were blown away by our waterfront room which featured a balcony overlooking the river. The place is obviously made to accommodate boaters for there are no less than a dozen boating slips at the... More 

Thank Daryl S
Rebekah_MarinaCay, Manager at Marina Cay Resort and Conference Center, responded to this review

Thank you Daryl for your wonderful review. I am thrilled your enjoyed your stay and your room as well as the Resort itself. I hope you are able to return soon! More 

Siren, Wisconsin
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 May 2016

This place is well maintained in a convenient yet peaceful location. The condos and suites are luxurious yet affordable and the beds are comfortable. The restaurant has a limited menu but a good variety of choices and the food is delicious. Live music at the right volume. Beautiful lawn and garden and not a weed in sight. pool and hot... More 

Thank KimKarge
Rebekah_MarinaCay, Manager at Marina Cay Resort and Conference Center, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to write your review! We always love when our guests take advantage of everything the property has to offer and from the sounds of it, you did! We are thrilled that you stayed with us and hope both your race and your drive home were fantastic! See you next year? More 

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7 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 11 May 2016

Every step from the booking to the stay was wonderful! The condos were beautiful, high end, clean and wonderful. Our room was a little late (one hour) being ready due to a maintenance issue. The manager comp'd all our drinks at the lounge until the room was ready, very classy.

Thank Charlie102Hayden
Rebekah_MarinaCay, Manager at Marina Cay Resort and Conference Center, responded to this review

Thank you for your review! I am glad you enjoyed your stay. Check -in is at 4 pm and, on occasion, there are reasons a room might not be ready. Whenever that happens we try to make our guests as comfortable as possible. Thank you for staying with us and we hope to see you for Spartan next year. More 

Oceanside, California
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56 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 March 2016

Stayed for a girls' holiday week in late March and were WOW'd from the moment we walked in the door. Each of the units are uniquely decorated. Ours (325), was called the "Montana Experience" with wall mounted game and wild animal shaped features throughout. It seriously was impressive (ok, well, if you're a vegan, then you should probably pick one... More 

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Rebekah_MarinaCay, Manager at Marina Cay Resort and Conference Center, responded to this review

Thank you Ali, for such a wonderful review. I am truly glad you enjoyed your "Montana Experience" room and everything that the property has to offer. Bigfork is a wonderful town and, as you stated, the property is so centrally located you do not need a car. We cannot wait until you come back...maybe in the summer next time. Good... More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
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  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Marina Cay Resort, located on Flathead Lake's Bigfork Bay, is a year-round resort with much to offer our guests beyond the natural beauty and adventure of Northwest Montana. Welcoming everyone from individual travelers to groups and families, we offer a variety of accommodations from standard Hotel-style Rooms and Suites to well-equipped 1 to 3 Bedroom Condominium Units. All guests of the Resort have access to our outdoor pools and hot tubs, BBQ and picnic areas, Marina with watercraft rental and gasoline services, Casino, Lounge and food and beverage outlets. In the summer, make sure to stop by the waterside Tiki Bar featuring Polynesian inspired food and all your favorite tropical drinks. Fall and winter mean sitting fireside in the Lounge and watching your favorite team. Whatever your mood, or attire, the Marina Cay has an option for you! Being located on Flathead Lake offers Marina Cay Resort guests the ultimate scenic summer playground with activities such as boating, water skiing and fishing right within reach. But many other year round activities can also be found in nearby Glacier National Park, the Bob Marshall and Swan Range Wilderness Areas, Blacktail Mountain and Whitefish Mountain. These areas of Northwest Montana are not only famous for their summer activities such as hiking, biking and river rafting, but also for excellent snowshoeing, snowmobiling and ice fishing during the winter months. Visiting us without a car? Not a problem. A short walk from Marina Cay is the village of Bigfork, a picturesque and charming place chosen as "One of the 50 Great Towns of the West" and designated as "One of the 100 Best Small Art Towns of the Nation." World class art galleries, fine restaurants, live theatre and unique shops can all be found within a quaint Western setting just outside the Resort entrance. The Marina Cay Resort is centrally located in Bigfork, Montana, perfect for experiencing all of the marvels of Northwest Montana. Our dedicated staff are committed to helping you make the most out of your stay while enjoying our Montana hospitality. The toughest part of your stay will be choosing what to do with your day! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Marina Cay Resort and Conference Center

Address: 180 Vista Ln, Bigfork, MT 59911-3666
Region: United States > Montana > Bigfork
Price Range: ₹ 7,432 - ₹ 13,296 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 125
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“Ask for a lake view”
 of 5 bubbles Pauline287, 26 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Courtyard was a good location. If extra for waterfront, no reason to do that.”
 of 5 bubbles Lady1122, 21 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Reserve a waterfront room, it's worth it!”
 of 5 bubbles , 14 Sep 2016 | Read review
“It is a bit of a walk from the courtyard buildings to the main building housing the restaurant and bar and check in.”
 of 5 bubbles Onechiquita, 12 Sep 2016 | Read review
“The lower level has a dock right outside the bedroom and living room windows.”
 of 5 bubbles DrMom14, 3 Sep 2016 | Read review
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