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Home in country, great mtn views and close to skiing. Hot tub, sauna, fireplace

People12
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms4
Separate WC's1
Space 3,000 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 5 Bedrooms + Loft, 4.5 Baths, (Sleeps 12-16)

Relax by the pool and take in the great view of mountains and the surrounding farm land. We have finished the sauna house which includes a full bathroom and changing area. The hot tub is brand new this spring. Centrally located to Whitefish, Bigfork, Kalispell and Glacier Park, and many other attractions around the Flathead Valley. The comfortable accommodation this house provides is ample for large groups or small families. All bedrooms have new high quality Egyptian cotton sheets and plush bedding. The kitchen is equipped with cookware, utensils, modern appliances and basic cooking needs. The home was built with hand hewn logs and beautiful rough sawn cedar flooring. Rooms are attractively decorated with new paint and furnishings. *Special services (grocery shopping, experienced hiking information etc.) upon request, and for additional cost.

The house and pool area and privately situated from surrounding neighbors. On our property there is a garage with a small apartment which we currently live in. Our business is run from a shop on the same property on the outer edge. The traffic to the business has slowed dramatically so you will not notice much happening there. If you have further question on the property and its surrounding please don't hesitate to ask.

Keywords: winter activities, downhill skiing, snowmobiling, cross-country skiing, Whitefish Mountain Resort,fireplace, sauna, hot tub, log home, country setting, family accommodating, open spaces, quiet surroundings, comfortable, heated in ground pool, close to Glacier Park, close to Flathead Lake

More Details

Owner
Linda Walsten
Member since: 2012
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
14 October, 2017

About Linda Walsten

We have lived in the Flahead Valley for over 40 years and have raised children and owned a businesses in the area. Hiking, skiing and enjoying Glacier Park and Flathead Lake are just some of the reasons we love this valley. We hike Glacier Park frequently and have many books, maps and pictures to share and help plan your Glacier experience. We hope, in your visit to our home, you will experience some of these amazing adventures.

Linda Walsten purchased this house in 1986

Why Linda Walsten chose Montana

The home is centrally located to the things we love to do. We are so blessed to be close to this impressive area. We couldn't have asked for a better setting to raise a family and enjoy life.

What makes this house unique

Recently we put in an in ground heat pool that many have enjoyed including our children and grandchildren. We have just finished our pool house, Fall 2012,which includes a sauna and changing room. The property is on 20 acres and surrounded by fields. There is privacy and views all around the house.

Guestbook comments from the owner

What a wonderful getaway with our boys. We enjoyed the cozy fire place and awesome new sauna building outside. The hot tub was also nice, many options for warming up after being out in the cold weather. Centrally located between two ski resorts and many other winter actives! Highy recommended for anyone to come and enjoy the Flathead area in the winter!
Mar 2013
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Location

Nearest Airport
10 Miles
Glacier Park International Airport
Nearest Train
30 Miles
Whitefish Train Station
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Highway 35
Nearest Ski
50 Miles
Whitefish Mountain Ski Resort
Car: necessary

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Kalispell in Flathead County

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 3000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , up stairs bathroom
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , main level bathroom
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , master bath
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , basement bathroom
    Bathroom 4 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , full bathroom located in the sauna in the pool area
  • 4.5
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Loft - 1 Sofa bed/Futon , TV is located in this room
    Basement Family Area - 2 Sofa bed/Futon , TV located in this area, family room layout
    Master Bedroom - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , Attached bathroom with sink, toilet and walk in shower
    Basement Room 1 - 1 Large Double Bed , basement room
    Basement Room 2 - 1 Large Double Bed , basement room
    Top Floor Room 1 - 2 Large Double Bed , 1 Sofa bed/Futon , bunk area w/ futon mattress, not recommended for small kids
    Top Floor Room 2 - 1 Large Double Bed , 1 Sofa bed/Futon , upstairs room. bunk area has futon mattress.
  • King size beds (1) 1 king bed in master bedroom, Queen size Beds (4) 5 queen beds in 4 separate rooms, Baby Cribs (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) in family area downstairs, Bunk Beds (2) beds are in loft area in two separate rooms that have queen beds
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Barbecue
  • 6 garden chairs
  • 6 deck chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Private Pool ...
  • Sauna
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • Shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • Racquetball
  • rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • ski
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • caving
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Glacier Park hiking information can be provided if needed. Maps, books and pictures to help plan you Glacier experience. Fly fishing guide trips can be booked through our son-in-law.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(33 traveller reviews)

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Home in country, great mtn views and close to skiing. Hot tub, sauna, fireplace
average rating of 4.909091 based on 34 reviews
5

Perfect house!

  • 5 of 5

This home was the perfect property for our annual family vacation. The home had plenty of room for our group of 10. One of the biggest highlights was the pool. We spent time swimming and relaxing poolside after returning from Glacier National Park. We highly recommend renting this home.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 16, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Incredible place for a family gathering

  • 5 of 5

We had an incredible time at Linda and Craig's home. They were available when we had questions - like where to grab lunch before check-in. The house fit our group of 8 people great and had everything we needed. The location is great, easy access to the park (Linda and Craig have great recommendations), Kalispell, Bigfork and many other areas to explore. The pool and the hot tub were used almost every day by the gang. This is definitely a place we'll keep on the short list of places to stay again.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 3, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Another good multi-family holiday.

  • 4 of 5

This was our second time at this rental, and it did not disappoint again. We had 6 adults and 7 young children, and there was more than enough space for all of us. The pool was a welcome component as the weather was hot and sunny. The owners are very friendly and helpful when a few very minor things came up. The house was clean and ready for us at checkout. Overall, it was a wonderful experience for all three of our families.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 23, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great vacation

  • 5 of 5

This place was absolutely amazing and there was so much to do. The owners were so nice and very accommodating to our needs.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 7, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great place for our group of six. Good location close to Glacier and very relaxing.

  • 5 of 5

Our group of six stayed three night and loved the space and the clear skies. We spent two days at Glacier and one day around town. Very welcoming home with all the space and amenities we needed. It was somewhat cool, but the boys used the pool and the hot tub. The most amazing sunsets!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 17, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful log house near Kalispell!

  • 5 of 5

Six of us stayed in this wonderful log home near Kalispell. Roomy, beautiful, comfortable. The weather was too cold for the pool but we made good use of the hot tub and sauna! One bedroom is on the main floor, good for people who don't do stairs. Two TV rooms, one in the upstairs loft and one down in the basement living area. Be aware, no TV in main floor living room, but we liked it that way. Country place but minutes to Kalispell. Great hosts, even fresh cookies when we checked in. We would definitely stay here again.

  • Review Submitted: May 22, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Kalispell, USA

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Fall
1 Oct 2017 - 20 Nov 2017
3 night minimum stay
£729
for 3 nights
From
£243
From
£324
Fri,Sat,Sun
£1,944
 
 
Winter
21 Nov 2017 - 28 Feb 2018
3 night minimum stay
£972
for 3 nights
From
£324
From
£405
Fri,Sat,Sun
£2,512
 
Notes: Rates are based on 11 guests; add £41 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
£2,674
for 7 nights
£2,674
 

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £454.32
Tax Rate 7.0%

Due to pool maintenance we ask that if you wish to have guests or visitors over our 16 person limit, that you discuss this arrangement with the owners in advance. Thank you!

US Holidays have an extra charge of $100 a day. Including: New Years Day, Independence Day, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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