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Vista Motel

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Madison, WI
Reviewed 9 September 2016

This is a quite nice little motel very close to the west entrance to the park. I mean CLOSE! It was cozy and in excellent condition. Small rooms, but adequate. Bathroom was especially small. They have a room out front where you can hang out end enjoy the incredible views. Friendly staff. Could not ask for more.

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VistaMotelStaff, Guest Relations Manager at Vista Motel, responded to this review

Dear andre2p, Thank you for your kind review of our simple motel. Glad you enjoyed your stay. It really does save a lot of time being so close to the west entrance of Glacier National Park. It's cold enough now to make a fire in our Community Room fireplace while enjoying our incredible views. Hope you can return next season....

Caseyville, Illinois
Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

My husband and I spent one night at the Vista Motel. Our room was very clean and the bed was comfortable. The location was great, right outside the park. My favorite part of our stay was the community room. It has a great view and a fireplace, that was so nice on a cool rainy night. It was a nice...

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VistaMotelStaff, Guest Relations Manager at Vista Motel, responded to this review

Dear elbrooks, We're so glad you enjoyed your stay at Vista Motel. Also glad you got to use the fireplace in our Community Room, especially while raining. Thank you for your review. We hope you can visit again next season. Best wishes and safe travels, VISTA MOTEL STAFF Lori, Amy, Kathy

Eugene, Oregon
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

Finding a reasonably priced place to stay near Glacier National Park is a challenge. We found an opening at the Vista Motel and grabbed it, hoping it would be ok. Driving by it I worried a little because the architect is reminiscent of the fifties. I was pleasantly surprised to find it nicely remodeled and very clean and comfortable. The...

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VistaMotelStaff, Guest Relations Manager at Vista Motel, responded to this review

Dear Ani-from-Oregon, Can't thank you enough for taking the time to review your stay at Vista Motel. We appreciate your descriptive comments as they help future guests gain a better understanding of what to expect. It truly does feel like taking a step or two back in time. Hopefully you can visit us again next season. Best wishes and safe...

Reviewed 7 September 2016

Extremely friendly staff and the homemade muffins were fabulous! The views were good and close to Glacier National Park (2 min or less). Parking was limited in front of your room. We arrived very late and they held the room for us.

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VistaMotelStaff, Guest Relations Manager at Vista Motel, responded to this review

Dear Cori M, Thank you so much for your considerate review of Vista Motel! Glad you enjoyed your stay, especially the homemade huckleberry muffins. We hope you can make it back again another season. Best wishes and Safe travels, VISTA MOTEL STAFF Lori, Amy, Kathy

Reviewed 6 September 2016

We stayed the weekend and couldn't have asked for a nicer staff. Amy was a sweetheart and went the extra mile to make my disabled husband as comfortable as could be. The muffins in the morning were fresh, warm and yummy! Couldn't figure out why some people thought otherwise. Guess they thought they were staying in a 5 star hotel...

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VistaMotelStaff, Guest Relations Manager at Vista Motel, responded to this review

Dear Linda G, Thank you SO MUCH for your kind and considerate review of your stay. It's always reassuring when folks recognize our efforts, and for that we are grateful. We truly enjoyed having you and your husband, and look forward to your next visit at the Vista Motel. Best wishes always, VISTA MOTEL STAFF Lori, Amy, Kathy

Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

Stayed there last week. Close to the West Gate. Clean, room, nice bathroom clean fresh fixtures ! Nice front yard view of the park. Good rates, easy not West Glacier for supplies before entering the park.

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VistaMotelStaff, Guest Relations Manager at Vista Motel, responded to this review

Thank you, Jim P, for taking the time to review our mountain motel. We appreciate your comments, and hope you can return next season to see our continuous improvements, thanks to guests like you who take the time to share your thoughts. Best wishes, VISTA MOTEL STAFF

Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

My wife and I debated the rating for Vista, as it has both pros and cons. So, I'll give you both. Pros: - Incredibly friendly staff - They loaned us bear spray! (A $50 value) - Great location near the park entrance - Price is hard to beat Cons: - You can hear everything happening in the rooms around you....

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VistaMotelStaff, Manager at Vista Motel, responded to this review

Hi Michael B. Thank you for your review. Glad you informed us about the curtains. We fixed that and added another panel. Easy fix. The motel is a 50's motel, the reviews give adequate transparency to all future guests as to the noise factor and small rooms. Sorry you did not like our FREE complimentary breakfast. Its not a breakfast...

New York City, New York
Reviewed 1 September 2016

The location is good. It's a roadside motel. Very hot and stuffy because there's no shade. It's a good option for the price. The staff is friendly enough. The rooms are small and packed with furniture, so it's difficult to move around. But hey, we're there for the National Park and the views right? Who's in the room.

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Riverside
Reviewed 30 August 2016

We are not normally motel people but in this area there are not a whole lots of options. This roadside motel was clean and comfortable. The ladies working the front office very sweet and helpful, Wifi was available in their lobby building and it was a cozy place for their minimal continental breakfast. One great thing was they will loan...

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VistaMotelStaff, Guest Relations Manager at Vista Motel, responded to this review

Dear Debra T, Thank you so much for your kind and considerate review of our mountain motel. Glad you enjoyed your visit, and we hope you can return again. We really appreciate the time you took to review, as your comments are beneficial to future guests. Best wishes, VISTA MOTEL STAFF

Blandon, Pennsylvania, United States
Reviewed 29 August 2016

These people were very hospitable and accommodating. We arrived VERY VERY late (early morning actually) and they had our key and directions to the cabin taped to the front door. The package we sent ahead was waiting in our room (and this was VERY heavy). The rooms are dated, but the bathroom was large and the water was hot. We...

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Amenities

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  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located within minutes of some of the country's most inspiring mountain scenery, our West Glacier hotel is about 1 mile from Glacier National Park. After a day in the park, relax by the fireplace in our rock room, or kick back and enjoy the sunset in our hammocks. Make our hotel in Glacier your destination for an unforgettable family vacation. At our Glacier hotel you will find everything you need to make your stay comfortable, try one of our cozy cabins, or relax in one of our hotel rooms. Bring your family and enjoy Glacier's natural beauty right from the front door of your hotel room or cabin. Our Glacier hotel is open from May 15th to September 30th every year. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Vista Motel

Address: 12340 Highway 2 East, West Glacier, MT 59936
Region: United States > Montana > West Glacier
Price Range: $127 - $199 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 25
Also Known As:
Vista Hotel West Glacier
Vista Motel West Glacier, Montana
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Small room, close parking”
SaltLaker, 19 Sep 2016 | Read review
“The cabins are further up the hill and away from the highway.”
leetl319, 28 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Find another place to stay: "Yaba - Daba - Doo"”
billt678, 23 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Some cabins at he back are separate and quieter”
Daisy3178, 15 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Motel rooms have best views, while cabins have privacy.”
  • Cozy little room #2
  • Room window with the most amazing views of the GNP
AdithiAthreya, 4 Aug 2016 | Read review
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