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    The Great Bear Inn

    5672 Blankenship Road, P.O. Box 492, West Glacier, MT 59936
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    Free Wifi
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    1 - 5 of 259 reviews

    Reviewed 4 days ago

    We spent 3 lovely nights at the Great Bear Inn. Not an old building, it was designed beautifully with all of its wood to give it a rustic feel, while still having all the modern amenities. Our room was spacious and clean (and quiet except...More

    Thank UsaScottB
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    The facility, our room, and breakfast were great! The owner was very nice. Although we were there during the 2017 fires, the air in the Inn was very clean. I would recommend this in and cabins to anyone wanting a first class stay.

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

    Thank you for your kind words. You were a pleasure to spend time with. Susan

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    We had reservations for the middle of September. Due to the fires, we decided we needed to reschedule. Susan was very accommodating in allowing us to postpone our trip, and applying our money toward that. I understood the refund policy going in, but Susan was...More

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

    Thank you so much for your kind words. After the last review I was beginning to think I had lost my mind.. Susan

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We reserved two rooms at this hotel in February for 6-8 September. We are in N. Idaho and our friends flew out from Chicago to visit Glacier Park. On Sunday, the West Park was evacuated and closed due to fire danger and heavy smoke. We...More

    Thank mikemdd
    Response from Susan S, Owner at The Great Bear InnResponded 2 weeks ago

    Normally I respond to all reviews, but it is difficult when someone isn't willing to tell the truth, so I will let this one go.... Susan

    Reviewed 16 August 2017

    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 17 August 2017

    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

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    • 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 260 - 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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    • Montana >
    • West Glacier
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    • The Great Bear Hotel West Glacier ,
    • The Great Bear Inn West Glacier, Montana
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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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