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Palmer, Alaska
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73 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 February 2015

The house is large. The owners live upstairs while the downstairs has all the B&B rooms, a large, well-stocked kitchen, and a comfortable living room. Everything in the house is wheel-chair accessible, a luxury not usually found at B&B's. The hostess, Annie, is very friendly and accommodating. The bed was really comfortable, and there is plenty of privacy. The breakfast... More 

Thank DigginLife
mirfield united kingdom
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15 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 June 2014

We stayed just for one night midway through our tour of North West USA. We could not fault the Darby and we were very happy with our room whilst the bed provided our best night sleep of the trip. The toiletries were also the best of our trip and and I am hoping to order some online. Annie was a... More 

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La Grange, Texas, United States
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53 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 March 2014

I had not expected to find this kind of luxury in such an out of way place. The breakfasts are outstanding. We stayed several days and a different multi-course breakfast was offered each morning which incorporated fresh and local produce. Accommodations are quite comfortable and clean with a large living area and outside area to enjoy. Local scenery was so-so,... More 

Thank Sharon T
palm harbor fl
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74 reviews
30 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 September 2013

The Darby bed and breakfast is a few miles out of town but it was a great place to stay. Thirteen of us booked the Darby for our motorcycle trip thru western Montana on our way to Glacier National Park. When we arrived Annie had laid out some warm freshly baked cookies for us. One of us used the wood... More 

Thank weberdeb
Missoula, MT
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 24 May 2013 via mobile

My girlfriend and I stayed there and found it to be everything that previous reviews had stated. The hospitality was unparalleled. With the beginnings of the transition of the managing from Inge to Josh and Annie, we found there to be no hiccups, and the service to be flawless. They set us up for night of wine tasting with Keith... More 

Thank grizfanatic
Mechanicsville, Virginia
1 review
Reviewed 8 May 2013

My wife and I booked reservations for the 19th and 20th of April. We had never stayed there before and did not know what to expect. When we arrived at 10:15 PM Inge was waiting up for us and showed us to our room. I was down in the back and could hardly move, and did not know how sleeping... More 

Thank Doug D
Vancouver, Canada
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77 reviews
58 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 174 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 October 2012

I spent one night here while passing through the Bitterroot Valley on a solo motorcycle trip, based on previous TripAdvisor reviews. I wasn't disappointed, and it made for a perfect evening pit stop - more like staying over at friend's country house than checking into a motel. Inge came out to greet me as I arrived and invited me to... More 

Thank Snowkarver
Berkeley, California, United States
1 review
Reviewed 5 October 2012

just spent 3 days there with my boyfriend. inge and monte couldn't have been friendlier. running in the morning outside the Darby was spectacular and returning for our just reward - Inge's food was awesome. monte was informative and sweet, loved hearing his views on the land and life. will go back! btw, book a massage and hot tub!

Thank Brooke D
San Rafael, California
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4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 5 October 2012

Everyone raves about Inge and her cooking, and deservedly so. She could not have been more gracious or accommodating with our dietary preferences or changing schedule. Her breakfasts were superb and varied, and featured superb local ingredients, baked goods, preserves, etc. Fabulous. But let's not forget Monte, whose laid-back friendliness and enthusiasm for the wild beauty and wide-open spaces provides... More 

Thank THardy1
Maui, Hawaii
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107 reviews
33 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 August 2012

We booked The Darby on past reviews and we have absolutely NO regrets. From the first step into The Darby until we left, we were treated royally. The guest rooms are large and comfortable, a bed that you just sink into and are asleep immediately, and the bath had signature soaps and lotion, soft luxurious bath towels and a heated... More 

Thank WahineHanapepe

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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about The Darby

Address: 4485 Thorning Loop, Darby, MT 59829-9743
Region: United States > Montana > Darby
Hotel Class:3 star — The Darby 3*
Number of rooms: 5
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