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    The Great Bear Inn

    5672 Blankenship Road, P.O. Box 492, West Glacier, MT 59936
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    1 - 5 of 255 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    I've never written a review but had such a bad experience that I feel compelled to at least let others know about our experience as a courtesy. The owners/staff here were not friendly at all. We arrived late at night and the power happened to...More

    Thank jennes1209
    Response from Susan S, Owner at The Great Bear InnResponded 1 week ago

    You have my utmost apology for your experience. I am a bit confused as I have never had a complaint in 10 years as to the social skills of my staff, never.....When you were told that you came at a really bad time, that was...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Friendly staff welcomed us to high-ceilinged log lodge, where the rooms are spacious, especially the baths, and the common areas include dining (breakfast), a kitchen and laundry for guests, and even a pool table. Beautiful views

    Thank Jane V
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Do not book here. The property refused to honor a confirmed and paid reservation because they overbooked. I made my reservation 6 months prior and received many confirmations. Suddenly, a week before my arrival, I was notified by email that my confirmed reservation would no...More

    1  Thank kathleen f
    Response from Susan S, Owner at The Great Bear InnResponded 4 weeks ago

    we understand her complete frustration and tried to explain that this is the first year we are forced by TripAdvisor to use outside booking sources if we want our ads to show. We have had nothing but problems and will never use them again. Other...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    Our family took over the whole inn and it was incredible! Susan, Senna and her daughters were so attentive to our every need. We were celebrating my parents 60th anniversary and they gave them a gift of various huckleberry items. It was also my niece's...More

    Thank dogfiend
    Response from Susan S, Owner at The Great Bear InnResponded 4 weeks ago

    Your family was a pleasure to have. Susan

    Reviewed 2 July 2017

    We stayed in the Wolf Den (larger) cabin. The location and grounds were beautiful. The cabin was rundown. The dishwasher was broken when we arrived, and was still broken when we left. We came back to the cabin on our first day, and there was...More

    Thank jmekstrum
    Response from Susan S, Owner at The Great Bear InnResponded 5 July 2017

    We refunded this customer 33% of her stay with us due to the washer/dryer and dishwasher not having been repaired prior to her arrival. We made every effort with the repairman to avoid this situation. . Housekeeping was sent to her cabin every day to...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 261 - USD 262 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 10
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    • West Glacier
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    17 March 2017|
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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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