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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
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Hot Tub
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
3.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Walk into a cozy extremely well kept wood frame building, a crackling fireplace to the left and a friendly welcoming staff behind the desk! Easy check in, parking out front if you are lucky, heated ski and boot lockers and a hot tube apres ski....More

Date of stay: January 2019
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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

Date of stay: August 2018
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Response from Jennifer F, Director of Sales at Kandahar LodgeResponded 30 August 2018

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

Reviewed 4 December 2018

Kandahar Lodge, though 600 miles from home, has Kandahar Restaurant, our "go to" restaurant for our Anniversary Dinner, prepared by Chef Andy Blanton.The Lodge is 1500 feet above the floor of Flathead Valley, offering cooler evening breezes in the Summer.The rooms are quiet and comparable...More

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Date of stay: July 2018
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Response from kandaharlodge1981, Public Relations Manager at Kandahar LodgeResponded 10 December 2018

Thank you for staying at Kandahar Lodge and taking the time to review us. We are happy to hear you enjoyed your time while staying with us. We look forward to seeing you during your next visit! Please come visit us again soon!!

Reviewed 4 December 2018

We visited on a sleepy day in September with seemingly very few other guests and the staff was super courteous and accommodating. Food was great and service was really personable. We will definitely be stopping by next time we are in the area.

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Date of stay: September 2018
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Response from kandaharlodge1981, Public Relations Manager at Kandahar LodgeResponded 10 December 2018

Thank you for staying at Kandahar Lodge and taking the time to review us. We are happy to hear you enjoyed your time while staying with us. We look forward to seeing you during your next visit! Please come visit us again soon!!

Reviewed 23 November 2018

Great overall with the exception of not a ADA compliant property, no elevator or handicap parking. As this was an off season stay at a ski resort, I should have read all the fine print when booking. That said staff was friendly and room was...More

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Date of stay: August 2018
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Response from kandaharlodge1981, Public Relations Manager at Kandahar LodgeResponded 10 December 2018

Thank you for staying at Kandahar Lodge and taking the time to review us. We always strive to please our guests and take all comments seriously as a chance to review and improve where necessary. Although we only have three levels, we understand that while...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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HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Spa
Air Conditioning
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Microwave
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
Ski-In / Ski-Out
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Kitchenette
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Kitchenette
Number of rooms
50
Price range
US$ 143 - US$ 286 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Kandahar Hotel Whitefish
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Kandahar Lodge Whitefish, Montana
Location
United States > Montana > Whitefish
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Kitchenette
Number of rooms
50
Price range
US$ 143 - US$ 286 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Kandahar Hotel Whitefish
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Kandahar Lodge Whitefish, Montana
Location
United States > Montana > Whitefish
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beana525
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
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Response from Bonkids | Reviewed this property |
The Kandahar is right at the ski hill.
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Room Tips
"Should stairs offer too much difficulty for you, book early to try for a first floor room. Wi-Fi, but no..."
Dream68378267066
4 Dec 2018
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"If you need an elevator you have too much stuff!"
MTBFraser
22 Nov 2018
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"Broken lamps, few utensils. Spa a joke"
NorthStar10226964081
15 Nov 2018
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"No elevator and all rooms are upstairs. The beds and pillows are extremely comfortable, and there is a..."
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15 Nov 2018
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