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Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

The room is spacious and has everything you could possibly ask for and more! I'm in love, already planning our next trip :) the king bed is so comfortable, as is the large pullout sofabed! Didn't get to check out the restaurant across the street, definitely will next time!

Thank Karissa B
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Booked the Bali Room for a spontaneous two day getaway from Missoula. It was a little less expensive than some other properties and based on the reviews, went ahead and booked. The room had two queen beds, a kitchenette, a living area and a large bathroom. Overall, clean and tidy and good enough for being on flathead lake. Was a...

Thank keenedee
Great Falls, Montana
Reviewed 5 October 2016

This motel is a quaint often missed place to stay. The owners and staff go out of their way to accommodate your every need. Nicely remodeled theme rooms add to the enjoyment. Cross the road to the Raven and you are on the lake. Very freindly place to stay. HIghly recommended.

Thank chockoalive
Missoula, Montana
Reviewed 22 September 2016

A quiet,rural setting on Flathead Lake. Kayaks near, Great views. Lush lawn. Well kept rooms. Just a great stop. Free Wifi. Dogs welcome. The beds are good with fridges in the rooms. The staff at the motel and restaurant know the area well so can help with short trips.

Thank lba389
Longboat Key, Florida
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

Spent a day and night in Bigfork, MT on our way north to Glacier National Park. Inn cabin was clean, comfortable and casual with the rustic, rural feel that we were looking for. Nothing fancy but fit the setting perfectly. Cabins are across the street from the lake and with very limited water view, but this is a minor complaint...

Thank Chris J
Carterville, Illinois
Reviewed 31 August 2016

Was in town for a wedding and needed to be close to Big Fork. This little quaint hotel was perfect. When we arrived, check in was already complete and we had our room key within seconds, very easy! The staff was very friendly and extremely;y helpful. We stayed in the Crete room, which was fairly basic. Everything was clean and...

1Thank meyerwm
San Francisco, California
Reviewed 20 August 2016

We've stayed at a huge variety of places up near Flathead Lake, Whitefish, and Glacier National Park, always looking for a new place to train (Stand Up Paddleboard) or give classes. Woods Bay was a place that always appealed to us, but hadn't stayed, so when we decided to take a 2 day paddle trip, I looked into staying there....

Thank SRM5150
Hayden, Idaho
Reviewed 1 August 2016

We arrived and found that the hotel is across from a very busy busy road and the access for the beach that is supposed to be for the hotel guests are crowded by all of the restaurant and bar clients. Its not a lot of water front at all, super crowded! Lots of live music and noise from the bar...

1Thank nccreg
Reviewed 26 July 2016

If you are on your way to Glacier and need to make a stop to rest, this is a great option. It is not cheap, but it is charming. All the rooms are named after islands. They are sweet, ruthlessly clean and the beds are comfortable. The staff is very friendly and welcoming. The view of Flathead lake is awesome....

Thank JAnneBNYC
Castle Rock, Colorado
Reviewed 17 July 2016

I felt a little cheated. Maybe I just read everything wrong. But I thought we overlooked the lake...even though it was across the road. Nope. Can't see the lake from our room. The hotel is perpendicular to the lake...so no view. I had envisioned sitting on an adirondack chair, sipping wine, reading a book, and watching the waves lap the...

Thank motherof2dragons

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Islander Inn is a tasteful collection of guestrooms and bungalows situated just a stone-throw away from Flathead Lake. The Islander is where you can put a little distance between yourself and the rest of the world. We have a pure island lifestyle with an assortment of 8 different themed suites and bungalows. Whether you gravitate toward a Hawaiian, "Maui" style, or if you're more of a Montanan "Wild Horse Island" type of person, we offer you a unique window into a tasteful and original environment. We are also "Dog Friendly," with well behaved humans. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Islander Inn

Address: 14729 Shore Acres Drive, Bigfork, MT 59911
Region: United States > Montana > Bigfork
Price Range: $117 - $234 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
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“We stayed in the Maui room, and it was super.”
 of 5 bubbles SRM5150, 19 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Go somewhere else?? Maybe the Marina Cay Resort and hotel..??”
 of 5 bubbles nccreg, 31 Jul 2016 | Read review
“All are really the same. Different decor, but the location and quality are very uniform.”
 of 5 bubbles JAnneBNYC, 25 Jul 2016 | Read review
“We took "Jamaica" and loved it !”
 of 5 bubbles HopeSusanB, 28 Jun 2015 | Read review
“Pick any room I think they would all have something to offer.”
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