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    The Great Bear Inn

    5672 Blankenship Road, P.O. Box 492, West Glacier, MT 59936
    (406) 630-4077
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    Reviewed 24 August 2014

    We are big fans of this place, having visited before and having recommended it highly to friends (who also enjoyed their stay). But our latest stay slightly disappointed. Unfortunately the chef was unable to cook (these things happen, of course), so we ate elsewhere in...More

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    Reviewed 23 August 2014 via mobile

    Although a very nice place - and in a cracking location we found it a bit strange to be told we had to be in bed at 10 PM - after travelling all day and after eating dinner we were using the facilities (pool table)...More

    Thank Alan B
    Response from Thegreatbearinn, Owner at The Great Bear InnResponded 25 August 2014

    Although British and Americans speak the same language, there must be a huge communication breakdown here. We would never tell a guest to "go to bed". We simply reminded this person that the Billiards Room Hours end at 10:00 as we have guests on either...More

    Reviewed 19 August 2014

    My husband and I stayed here the first week of August. We tried to get a place inside the GNP but all the hotels were booked. After doing research on Trip Advisor, I came across The Great Bear Inn and we decided to give it...More

    1  Thank Diane M
    Reviewed 19 August 2014

    We stayed at The Great Bear Inn for 4 nights, I wished it was longer! Undoubtedly the most comfortable place we have ever stayed and the best night's sleep. The Spirit Bear room was not a room, but a beautiful large suite with a private...More

    Thank P Z
    Reviewed 16 August 2014 via mobile

    Beautiful inn tucked in the woods. We were greeted by a Newfoundland and a beautiful Bull Mastiff at check in! Susan is awesome- rooms make you feel like you are at home. Clean space and awesome self serve breakfast area where sh has thought of...More

    Thank JenniferD5
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    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Price range
    • US$ 261 - US$ 262 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 10
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    • West Glacier
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    Response from Susan S | Property representative |
    Glacier Car Rentals is available for car rentals at the Amtrak Station in West Glacier.
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    Response from becky2000 | Reviewed this property |
    The mini grand is located just down the hall from the common area. During our stay it was very quiet. There is a room across the hall from the Mini grand and I believe there is a room located above the mini grand. We were... More
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    Response from Barb Y | Reviewed this property |
    It could easily accommodate 20. The eating area is a huge table so you could eat together. The inn only provides breakfast, though so if you want meals at lunch and dinner you have to go out or get food and bring it back... More
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    "The basement rooms were amazing - they seemed the most private, but they also have cabins for rent as well."
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    "Slept well and relaxed. Worth the price."
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    "The room on the main floor is next to a very loud train."
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    "Lower rooms (grand) are very large and beautifully decorated."
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