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Yurt Overlooking Flathead Lake

People4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 nights

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Details
Property
cottage
People
4
Bedrooms
1
Bathrooms
1
Minimum Stay
2 nights

Description

Photos and Description of this 1 bedroom holiday cottage in Somers

Studio, 1 Bedroom + Convertible bed(s), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 2-4)

The yurt is situated on a hillside overlooking the gloriously huge Flathead Lake in Somers, MT. Somers is located on the north end of the lake, next to the open space on the North Shore of the National Wildlife Refuge.

Yurt living is not for everyone but if you enjoy luxury camping in a beautiful setting, this is the place to stay.

The lake is beautiful year around. Mysterious in winter, chilly and aloof in spring, colorful in the fall and irresistible in the summer. Bring your own canoe or kayak for paddling around the lake. The yurt is perfect for relaxing in before and after enjoying the many seasonal activities of your choice.

Breakfast is included. In the yurt is a small refrigerator to hold your beverages and snacks and a electric kettle for making coffee or tea. Other meals can be had at the numerous nearby restaurants in Somers, Lakeside, Bigfork and Kalispell.

The yurt is not handicapped accessible nor suitable for toddlers due to the steps leading up to the yurt and steep hillside. No smoking or open flames inside the yurt. There is a composting toilet inside yurt. Showers provided in the main house. Picnic table and fire pit at the waters edge, wood provided. Dock and lake front is shared with property owner and resident dogs.

Keywords: Yurt

More Details
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Owner
Michele Neal
Member since: 2010
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
25 November, 2016
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Why Michele Neal chose Flathead Lake

I had a beautiful hillside above my home overlooking the lake and decided I wanted to put a yurt on the property to add sleeping area for my family and guests.

What makes this cottage unique

Besides the magnificent views of Flathead Lake year-around, you will be treated to the sight and sound of the resident eagles, swans, geese and the daily changes of the lake. Mysterious in winter, chilly and aloof in the spring, rich in color in the fall and irresistible in the summer.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Thanks you so much for sharing your yurt, beautiful views and wonderful meals with us. We really enjoyed the serenity of area and the views of the fireworks all around, were amazing. What a special stay we will always remember.
Jul 2010
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Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(29 traveller reviews)

Yurt Overlooking Flathead Lake
average rating of 4.965517 based on 33 reviews
5

Relaxing and comfortable place to get away

  • 5 of 5

A very simple, yet incredible place to get away for a weekend and enjoy amazing scenery and nature. Michele was a very kind and gracious host who cooked amazing breakfast. I definitely recommend this place to everyone!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 31, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect addition to our Montana vacation!

  • 5 of 5

There were so many positive aspects to our stay in Michele's yurt, it's hard to know where to begin. I'll start with the yurt itself, which was spacious, clean and kept us warm during the 30-degree October nights. The shower, in Michele's basement, was easily accessible. Then there is the breathtaking view of Flathead Lake from the yurt's front porch, the perfect backdrop while sitting on Michele's outdoor furniture with a cup of coffee or enjoying one of her delicious breakfasts...no joke, we did some pretty cool stuff during a week in Montana, yet all my girlfriend and I could talk about was the mini breakfast burritos, berry french toast and homemade huckleberry juice made and delivered each morning by Michele. She was incredible. Extremely pleasant and hospitable, she offered hiking suggestions nearby, and ultimately put us in touch with a guy who, even though kayaking season was over, delivered us two boats within an hour of calling him for a totally reasonable price. It was absolutely the highlight of our trip. Overall, Michele's yurt is an incredible experience, and I'd urge anyone to spend a few nights there!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 17, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Amazing Views with a great breakfast!

  • 5 of 5

This is a one of a kind stay. Being from Kansas City we had never seen a yurt before. It is amazing. Sleeping with the windows open and hearing the waves crash on the shore was the best part. Michelle makes the most amazing breakfast. It was the highlight of staying here.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 12, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful stay on Flathead Lake!

  • 5 of 5

We had an amazing experience in the yurt on the lake! Breakfast was incredible home cooked food with fresh pressed/squeezed juices each morning. We felt like we had plenty of privacy but also access to the owner for any recommendations as needed. The location gave us great access to the entire north lake region. We visited Big Fork, Whitefish, Glacier National Park and Kalispell for day trips. The stay far exceeded our expectations and we would go back again!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 2, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Fantastic base for exploring the region

  • 5 of 5

My spouse, 4-year old and I spent two nights at Michele's yurt and really had a wonderful time. The yurt is well appointed and very comfortable. Michele is a fabulous host and is very accommodating. We hope to return next summer!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 22, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Fabulous

  • 5 of 5

We so loved our stay in the yurt. Michele is a wonderful host. Her breakfasts were amazing. The location and view are incredible. I highly recommend it,

  • Review Submitted: Jul 22, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Somers, Flathead Lake

Rental Basis:
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2 night minimum stay
£160
for 2 nights
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£531
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £13 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £24
Tax Rate 7.0%

$85 for 2 persons per night and additionally $15 per person, per night for guests up to maximum 4

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Somers in Montana

Property Type:
  • cottage
Accommodation Type:
  • Bed & Breakfast
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Location Type:
  • Lakefront
General:
  • Heating ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Refrigerator ...
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - There is a composting toilet in the yurt
  • Showers are in main house at arranged times.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Queen size Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Barbecue ...
Suitability:
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • live theatre
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • Boating
  • horse riding
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • ski
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • water skiing

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