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Reviewed 30 April 2016

We stay in Sawtelle Mountain resort for Yellowstone Trip, Sawtelle Mountain Resort was the cheapest place we could find near Yellowstone in August 2015. Well! The room and attendant are really good for us! So, if I back to West Yellowstone or Island Park, That is my first resort I choose!

Thank Thend S
Antwerp, Belgium
Reviewed 17 March 2016

We stay in Sawtelle Mountain resort in a Cabin on every snowmobile trip to Island Park, good location, restaurants and snowmobile tracks in the neighborhood. Friendly and helpful staff.Defiantly place to come back and use the rentals from the neighbor shop High Mount Adventure

Thank SnowsafariBelgium
Pasadena, California
Reviewed 6 October 2015

It's in the middle of nowhere. If you don't like people, this might be the place to go. If you're against sleeping in the car or need a shower, then come here but otherwise save yourself a few dollars and just camp in the back seat. The term "resort" is stretched beyond a bungee cord holding back a hungry elk.

1Thank GuyFromPasadena
Midland tx
Reviewed 3 September 2015

Sawtelle Mountain Resort was the cheapest place we could find near Yellowstone in July but that was not cheap. The room was small but clean. Spent the next night in the park which was 50% more expensive and no better. Staff was very helpful. My wife does not like stairs, so they changed our room. Will stay there again instead...

Thank bschne1909
Langley City, Canada
Reviewed 28 August 2015

Room was clean but old. Could use a rennovation. Staff okay but not overly friendly. We stzyed two nights and usdx it as our base to go to Yellowstone National Park. The tv didn work we went for help twice and the staff out. They had to do some spe ial switch and bottons etc and rexet and both times...

Thank Ilovegod1
Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 27 August 2015

The trees need to be trimmed. It's nice to have trees but maneuvering a large motorhome can be a problem. When leaving my space, I had to make a very sharp right turn and rake the right side of my motorhome on the tree limbs. Sites are dirt, very dusty. They have full hookups, restrooms with showers, indoor heated pool,...

Thank specialklc
Boise, Idaho
Reviewed 23 August 2015 via mobile

The rooms are clean but nothing extravagant. Very comfortable with a western feel. For the cost of the rooms it would be nice to have a breakfast bar provided. Convenient enough for those looking to get outside West Yellowstone to access the park. Great location for those fishing the Henry's Fork and Box Canyon.

Thank Tyler F
Reviewed 20 August 2015 via mobile

The room are clean and decent and the some of the reviews I read before is way too low I say it's reasonable accommodations for the price I got more from reading the other reviews the staff are very nice we came early and they let us check in early and very helpful I have traveled all over and I...

Thank Maria V
Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 12 August 2015

Booked this campsite for its proximity to Yellowstone. The reviews made the place sound OK. Arrived just before a thunder storm that lashed us with hail. Given all the hotels in West Yellowstone are $300 a night and full had no choice but to camp. Cold miserable evening with the restaurant closed at the local bar we had to cook....

3Thank Chris C
Lincoln, Nebraska
Reviewed 30 July 2015

We booked this place due to its proximity to Yellowstone, only 25 min to the west entrance, and the low cost. We were expecting something much less than what we got. SMR is wonderful, the quick check in and cert friendly staff. We had a slight issue with the tv in our room. A call to the front desk and...

Thank trooper198

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Sawtelle Mountain Resort offers room to fit any size and any budget. From a Single room to large 25 person groups. We have luxury family cabins for a party of 22 fully furnished. We have a large park for reunions with an indoor swimming pool, and spa. We have rentals of canoes and mountain bikes also. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sawtelle Mountain Resort

Address: 4133 Quakie Ln, Island Park, ID 83429-5501
Region: United States > Idaho > Island Park
Price Range: RM320 - RM1,241 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Sawtelle Mountain Resort 2.5*
Number of rooms: 55
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“All the cabins seemed to be in a good location.”
 of 5 bubbles markaU9727IF, 2 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ask to see the available RV sites and they will let you take your pick.”
 of 5 bubbles BISONFAN2014, 2 Jul 2016 | Read review
“If reserving the motel room, ask for a bottom floor, there isn't an elevator upstairs.”
 of 5 bubbles 977heavenl, 27 Jun 2016 | Read review
“For an RV spot, pick one deeper in their property to lessen road noise.”
 of 5 bubbles erixun, 24 Jun 2016 | Read review
“nice place!”
 of 5 bubbles thends, 30 Apr 2016 | Read review
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