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  • Average5%
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Free Wifi
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Accessible rooms
Self-Serve Laundry
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Reviewed 4 September 2014

Lovely mountain retreat, but would not recommend. not having dinner was a letdown, we were not given the option of cancelling. we did get refund for not having dinner. Part of the charm, we thought was having dinner there as most country Inns. Susan was...More

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Response from Thegreatbearinn, Owner at The Great Bear InnResponded 8 September 2014

Again, Please read our website prior to making a reservation...Our website clearly states in three places that we are located off the main highway on a county gravel road and that there is nowhere in the West Glacier area where you will not hear train...More

Reviewed 25 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

1  Thank ThirdWrangler
Reviewed 24 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 20 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

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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
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Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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Price range
USD 170 - USD 375 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Price range
USD 170 - USD 375 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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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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16 September 2016|
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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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17 January 2016|
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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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