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FLATHEAD 'On The Lake' Custom Log Cabin...Enjoy Year 'Round!!

Bedrooms 1
Space 600 sq ft
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

NEW this year - rent our one room TREE HOUSE with Flathead Lake access!

A place to call home while enjoying Montana's wonderful outdoors, this cozy log cabin is in its natural wooded habitat yet close to city amenities. Walk out your door to your own private boat dock right on Flathead Lake.... Bring your water toys! Great views of Big Mountain ski area to Glacier Park to Bigfork & the Missions Mountains. Central location on Flathead Lake's west shore south of Lakeside, this one bedroom, cozy log cabin has a queen bed, kitchen, shower, woodstove & a futon couch to sleep 4 comfortably. No boat of your own? We also have a canoe, 2 kayaks and 2 paddleboards available for your use!!! Owners live in the house on the adjacent lot with separate boat dock.

If you are looking for a peaceful get-a-way or an 'on the water' sporting water vacation.....This Flathead Lake location has it! With your own boat dock out the door, there is plenty of room for your water toys! Flathead Lake is like a small ocean, lots of wide open space for everyone! If the mountains are for you - Blacktail ski area is minutes away or pack your lunch & hiking boots to test the trails of Big Mountain, only 40 minutes drive. In Winter, both areas offer great snow skiing! Just two miles to the town of Lakeside, stop to enjoy fine dining, fun shops, the local bars, boat cruises from the bay. Cherry season is the end of July, first part of August - orchards are within walking distance! The cabin is minutes away in both directions, from Polson & Somers Bay, too.

Head north to Glacier National Park, 40 miles, (hiking, scenery, wildlife, lakes), with a stop at the water slides along the way for the young-at-heart! For the culturally inclined, BigFork has the Summer Playhouse with different live shows nightly, only 20 minutes by car. Fine dining, quaint shops, museums & the marina are also attractions. Check out the Flathead Valley for golfing, fishing, hunting, water recreation,boating, tubing, marinas, horseback riding, hiking, Montana wilderness, downhill skiing, cross country skiing, snow shoeing, fine dining - all out your back door or a short drive away!

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Melanie Vankoten- Eve
Member since: 2011
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
16 July, 2018

About Melanie Vankoten- Eve

We are native Montanans, Joe is a CPA, I am a retired Insurance Agency owner. We have invested in farms & ranches for the past 20+ years. Between us we have 8 children, ages 17 to 37....

Melanie Vankoten- Eve purchased this cabin in 2005

Why Melanie Vankoten- Eve chose Angel Point

Both Montanan natives, we moved from the eastern side of the state to the Valley many years ago. Living in Whitefish & Rollins before settling in Lakeside, we decided Flathead Lake is our favorite place to be summer or winter. The views are amazing in any season, the lake an ever-changing tapestry with wind, snow & ice, sunshine & blue skies, fog, rain, sunrises & sunsets. We are on the lake for summer fun but also close to ski areas in the winter....

What makes this cabin unique

WOW! Montana at its finest! The Flathead Lake is amazing area .... whatever the season, the views change daily! Central location for you to base from while you enjoy your summer/fall/winter vacation plans.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cabin in Angel Point in Lakeside

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 600 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • Max. adults: 4
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beachfront
  • Lakefront
  • Mountain View
  • Waterfront
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • High toilet, shower, sink.
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 5
  • KING size Beds (1) Cozy, private bedroom with brand new KING bed with views out to the lake each morning!. Sleep Sofa or Futon (1) Full size in the living room, complete with bedding and pillows. Also, fullsize air mattress available.
  • Books ...
  • Games ...
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • ski
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Snowboarding
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing
Our wooden boat dock is great for suntanning or lounging, available for a boat or other water craft tie-up. Canoe, kayaks & paddle boards available for our guests use.


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FLATHEAD 'On The Lake' Custom Log Cabin...Enjoy Year 'Round!!
average rating of 4.4857144 based on 35 reviews
Windsor, CO

Summer fun in Glacier country

  • 4 of 5

Just got back from a marvelous stay at Flathead Lake. Mel and Joe were great hosts, assisting us with various things, and even providing a great welcoming basket of goodies for us to enjoy! The location is pristine, and in the best spot on the entire lake. Town of Lakeside is full of friendly, helpful, and modest people. No elitism here. Just hard working people trying to assure your pleasure, while visiting this piece of heaven. Hiked Glacier National, a short 45 minutes away, and saw the beautiful town of Whitefish, and Kalispell. Whitefish lake is a must also, and can be reached in 30 minutes from the cabin. Tamarak Brewery in town is great. We purchased a growler and filled it with a fresh new brew every couple of days. Pulled our boat to Flathead, and the dock and facilities at this cabin are wonderful with great mooring, dock lights, and great ladder to lake providing for wonderful late afternoon swims. Can't imagine going a year without returning to this special place. Oh, and buy the way, returned with over 25 pounds of Mackinaw fillets in the cooler. What fun!

See you all next year........

  • Review Submitted: 24-Sep-2012
  • Date of Stay: September 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Denver, CO

Cozy Cabin Lakeside, MT Cabin

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed a lovely stay at this cabin in Lakeside, MT on Flathead Lake. The rustic, one-bedroom cabin is nestled into the woods, perched above the lake, with easy access to the water. Our pups had so much fun playing in the water and we were able to launch our kayaks from their dock. Even more importantly, the views from the front porch were absolutely gorgeous! We started our mornings and ended our nights taking in the beauty of the scenery. Despite the cabin being in close proximity to the main house, we had complete privacy. The owners were fully responsive to our needs and willing to assist with any questions/concerns. The wood-burning stove in the center of the cabin kept us warm on the cool, rainy nights. I would definitely recommend this rental and would happily stay here again! Thanks much!

  • Review Submitted: 10-Jul-2018
  • Date of Stay: June 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Tacoma wa

Best time ever

  • 5 of 5

I haven’t enjoyed my self like that in a long time. It was quite and clean and most of all beautiful. I’d recommend this cabin to anyone who wants to get away.

  • Review Submitted: 17-Jun-2018
  • Date of Stay: June 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Amazing trip!

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed everything about this cabin and area. Lakeside is beautiful and several restaurants with wonderful food. The cabin was very clean and perfect for me and my husband. Extra bonus was sweet Matador meeting us each day when we got back. Thank you for a great experience will definitely visit again.

  • Review Submitted: 16-Jun-2018
  • Date of Stay: June 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful little cabin on my the leeward side of Flathead Lake!

  • 4 of 5

Cozy little place with a beautiful view of the lake. Owners left us a nice bottle of wine along with some snacks. Very nice. But don't be surprised if a 100+lb German Shepherd comes to keep an eye on you. He was a nice dog- no worries, but left lots of land mines to step into.

Nice little wood burning stove kept the place plenty warm through the cold temps outside. Thanks for a great weekend.

  • Review Submitted: 22-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Glad you enjoyed your beautiful Fall weekend. Our German Shepherd, Matador, is our official greeter, and when you were asking on the cabin's woodstove, I wish you would have mentioned the "land mines". We are in the midst of our hectic Fall schedule, but always take pride in the inside and outside of our properties, and, had we been aware, certainly would have taken care of for you. We would love to have you as one of our returning guests!
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Beautiful view of Flathead Lake and close to Glacier National Park & Whitefish!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at Melanie's Angel Point cabin during our honeymoon and loved it! The cabin is located right on beautiful Flathead Lake and has all the toys (canoe, kayaks and paddle boards) that you would need to enjoy it. The cabin was super clean, the bed comfortable, and Melanie was nice enough to leave a bottle of champagne, some huckleberry treats, and coffee for us when we arrived. We made changes to our reservation which Melanie was more than patient with and helped adjust the reservation in VRBOs system. Overall great experience and we will definitely be back!

  • Review Submitted: 18-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Car: necessary

Flathead Lake Cherry picking late July & August... right down the road!


Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £76.83
Pet Fee £38.41
Property Damage Insurance £60.7
Refundable Damage Deposit £384.15

We offer various discounts throughout the year! Email or call Melanie to inquire. Pet fee may be more, depending on number of, age & breed of your pet. We are a pet friendly property!!!!

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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