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Kandahar Lodge

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3824 Big Mountain Rd P.O. Box 278, Whitefish, MT 59937-8624 See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Hot Tub
Non-Smoking Hotel
3.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here with another couple during our visit to Glacier. Overall it was a nice property. Parking is a little annoying (across the street in a gravel lot) but the hotel was clean and the rooms were well equipped. The hot tub was fun at...More

1  Thank HokieAaron88
Response from Jennifer F, Director of Sales at Kandahar LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you, Aaron, for this complimentary review. It would be nice to have more parking next to the property.

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Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

My daughter and I spent a week at the Kandahar Lodge on a hiking trip focused on Glacier National Park. Hotel was great and it is located next to Big mountain which was a great hike 10 min walk from the lodge. Lodge has one...More

1  Thank LunchboxPete
Response from Jennifer F, Director of Sales at Kandahar LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you, Pete, for this great review! We are super happy that the amenities of Kandahar Lodge suited you well. Hike on!

Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

The Kandahar Lodge was good. The room was cozy. It’s definitely older, but it’s well kept up. The continental breakfast was well stocked. Friendly staff. Easy check in/out process. There are very pretty views from the property.

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Response from Jennifer F, Director of Sales at Kandahar LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

Anna, we appreciate you writing this nice review for Kandahar. Bon Voyage!

Reviewed 11 August 2018

We loved our stay at Kandahar Lodge! Very clean rooms, we loved that it was very spacious. Good breakfast. I want to mention that this is a ski resort and it is in the mountains. about 10-15 minutes drive to the city center.

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Response from Jennifer F, Director of Sales at Kandahar LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you, Josee! We are very glad that you enjoyed your stay and appreciate you taking the time to write this review.

Reviewed 5 August 2018

We booked this online and didn't realize where it was. It's basically a ski lodge on a mountain. It's probably great in ski season. It's at least 20 minutes from Whitefish and there is nothing around it. We had paid for one night and they...More

1  Thank Sandy S
Response from Jennifer F, Director of Sales at Kandahar LodgeResponded 6 August 2018

We appreciate your review. Kandahar Lodge is a classic mountain lodge. The rooms were completely redone in 2015 - paint, carpet, bedding, furniture, lighting, blinds and framed historical Whitefish photos. Many of our guests appreciate being away from the busy-ness of the Valley in the...More

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Kandahar Lodge is a rustic, yet elegant lodge located at Whitefish Mountain Resort, 7 miles north of Whitefish and 32 miles from the west entrance of Glacier National Park. The Lodge has 50 rooms, a fully ...More licensed bar and a gourmet restaurant that serves dinner only. A continental breakfast is included in the rates. The lovely lobby has a wood burning fireplace, free WIFI and comfortable couches and chairs. Other amenities include a large outdoor hot tub, steam room, exercise room and massage treatment room. The rooms all have queen beds, down comforters, microwaves, small refrigerators and a/c. Kandahar is open from the first week of December to the first week of April (ski season) and June 1 through September 30. The Lodge opens to prearranged groups of 20 or more in the spring and fall Less
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Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Business Centre with Internet Access
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
Ski-In / Ski-Out
Room Service
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Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Kitchenette
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Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
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Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Kitchenette
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US$ 111 - US$ 283 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Kandahar Hotel Whitefish
Kandahar Lodge Whitefish, Montana
United States > Montana > Whitefish
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Sabrina L
21 April 2018|
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Response from JimfromtheJaw | Reviewed this property |
I've only stayed there during ski season and both times at the end of March. Both times it was exceptionally quiet and a joy to stay in. This is a quaint boutique hotel with a quality unlike any other. I can't comment on the... More
Charlotte H
31 December 2016|
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Response from Bonkids | Reviewed this property |
The Kandahar is right at the ski hill.
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"Queen bed with all that was needed for a comfortable stay."
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"stay away from the "smallest room choice""
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"There is no elevator. If you have trouble climbing stairs consider a room on a lower level."
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"Sleep with your room fan on to drown out your neighbors."
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