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Rainbow Ranch Lodge

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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good15%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“hot tub”(37 reviews)
“gallatin river”(64 reviews)
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3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent three nights here while skiing at Big Sky and it was perfect for three adults and a dog. Our room (Big Horn) was actually two rooms with a bath and closet in between, and a door for privacy, plus a balcony overlooking the...More

Thank D P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A welcoming, really elegant Lodge. Too good to call it a motel. Beautiful blond wood construction, cozy rooms, a great lodge. While my family skied at Big Sky, I had the chance to immerse myself in the Lodge and its offerings. A nice complimentary breakfast...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful getaway on the banks of the Gallatin river. The hottub was a bit of a walk, but was designed to be like an infinty pool. The water is constantly fresh. Excellent views from hot tub. We had a fireplace, but the wood was too...More

Thank Joanne G
Reviewed 12 March 2018

In search of great snow we decided on Big Sky, Montana and booked Rainbow Ranch Lodge a few days before traveling. What a jewel of a resort RRL was for our 6 night vacation. The staff was very friendly. Our room, "Prairie Dog" was extremely...More

Thank lmat
Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

We stayed at the Rainbow Ranch Lodge for vacation purposes. All of the staff that we dealt with were incredibly friendly and helpful. Initially, there was a mix up with our room that was resolved without issue and in a most accommodating manner. We ended...More

Thank Barrie K
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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Restaurant
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Banquet Room
Things to do
Restaurant
Hot Tub
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Price range
US$164 - US$319 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$164 - US$319 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Stacey N
26 October 2017|
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Response from Nathan F | Reviewed this property |
I would rent a vehicle. If you're there in the winter make sure it has 4WD.
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lilies3
16 January 2017|
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Response from bentprop | Reviewed this property |
it's about 45 minutes to the West Yellowstone entrance an another hour or so depending on how frequently you stop. In my opinion, Old Faithful is overrated and over built. in the park, I prefer the northeast portion of the... More
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lilies3
16 January 2017|
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Response from rainbowranch2016 | Property representative |
Hi Rhonada, We are a pet friendly Hotel! You can use either our Riverside Rooms or Pond side Deluxe style rooms. And yes, we are located 45 minutes from West Yellowstone, MT. About a 45 minute drive from our Hotel. Let... More
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"Rooms facing the river are quieter. There was some truck noise, but not really bothersome."
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"We have a home in Big Sky so we did not stay overnight there, but everyone who did loved it!"
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"Might want to look at the river front rooms. We liked the pond side room, but people were fishing in the..."
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"Request Prairie Dog room if staying in riverside room. If you want a really nice room, stay in pondside..."
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