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The Red Barn- Incredible View, Luxury, 15 min = GNP Perfect basecamp!

Bedrooms 2
Space 1,000 sq. ft.
Property type barn
Minimum Stay 1 - 3 nights


About the property

Five Star- on the Farm: 2 bedroom, sleeps 4. 60+ 5 star reviews. Great rate!

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Enjoy a retreat to nature in our privately owned and managed 2-Bedroom Barn. Plan a romantic getaway or honeymoon, a couples’ adventure with friends, or family trip to Glacier National Park.

Our 2nd story loft features exceptionally high standards for convenience including luxurious Egyptian cotton sheeting, spa robes, a whirlpool Jacuzzi tub, and memory-foam, pillowtop mattresses. Furnishings are stylish yet comfortable. Hardwood floors, white marble tile,butcher block countertops and exposed beams create a warm ambiance while the space retains a light and airy atmosphere with plenty of natural light flooding in through large windows.

The open floor plan allows for sweeping views of breathtaking mountains, the surrounding farm land, and a nearby water preserve. The two acre- property is nestled on the corner next to an 800 acre, third-generation family farm. The Red Barn is adjacent to our home and is located off a quiet country road. From the large private deck you can enjoy excellent wildlife and bird viewing including large herds of whitetail and mule deer grazing, wild turkeys, geese, and songbirds. Swans and bald eagles frequent the area as well. The farm is also home to an occasional moose, elk, bear, fox, coyote, and mountain lion. The deck is also the best view of the beautiful mountain waterfall in addition to views of the entire Swan Mountain Range and the Badrock Canyon leading to Glacier National Park.

While tucked away next to the farm at the base of the mountain, our location has convenient, easy access to everything the Flathead Valley has to offer. Driving times to local hot spots make this the perfect lodging option:

• 15 minutes to Glacier National Park

• 20 minutes to the resort town of Whitefish

• 20 minutes to Bigfork and Flathead Lake, largest freshwater lake West of the Mississippi

• 20 minutes to the shopping and dining of Kalispell

•10 minutes to Columbia Falls, gateway to Glacier National Park

• 35 minutes to the top of Whitefish Mountain Resort

• 20 minutes to the airport

The Barn sleeps 4 in two bedrooms (1 king bed, 1 queen bed) and is prepared with everything you need including a fully-equipped kitchen with stainless-steel appliances. After a day of hiking and adventure clean up with a full-sized washer and dryer, plush linens, and an over-sized rain shower head. Settle in with a 37” HD flat-screen TV with cable or watch a movie on the DVD player while sitting next to the cozy fireplace. BBQ on the deck or just sit back with a glass of wine and soak in the alpine glow.

Key amenities include:

New 37” HDTV, DVD player, Cable

Wireless internet throughout home

Fully-equipped kitchen

Large kitchen island with 2-seat breakfast bar

Stainless appliances: refrigerator with filtered water and ice, 4 burner smooth top range and oven, dishwasher, garbage disposal

Butcher block countertops and hardwood floors

Vaulted ceiling with beams

Mountain views and French door that leads to large deck

Open floor plan

Dining table with room for six

Electric fireplace

Bath includes washer and dryer available for your use

Jacuzzi whirlpool tub and rain shower head

Stylish décor

Highchair and pack n’ play available

Large composite deck with BBQ and table seating for six

Off-street, private parking for two vehicles and /or RV, camper or boat

We think the Red Barn @ Glacier Mountain Country is the perfect spot to launch your Glacier Park adventure or Northwest Montana vacation. We look forward to hearing from you. Please let us know if we can answer any questions you have about our property or your vacation planning.

More Details

Alyson Dorr
Member since: 2013
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
22 February, 2018

About Alyson Dorr

Casey and I were both born and raised in Northwest Montana. In fact, I was raised right on the adjacent family farm. After going to college and living in Oregon, we moved home to raise our children in this idyllic setting. After 14 years as a high school English teacher I now manage the property, work as stylist and shop keeper (visit Station 8 in town) and most of all-enjoy being mom. Casey works for a technology company . We love to ski, snowshoe, kayak, bike, hike, camp, swim, boat, fish, and of course, take in the views- particularly from our back yard. Our girls are delightful and the best adventure yet. They are definitely farm girls. We also own two lovable labs named Cedar and CoCo. According to the reviews, the dog steals the show. We also raise chickens and a huge garden. We keep our pigs on the farm too but you won't smell them!

Alyson Dorr purchased this barn in 2006

Why Alyson Dorr chose Columbia Falls

We think the Flathead is the ideal place to live and work, and while we have both traveled extensively across the globe, no wanderlust makes us question calling this our home. As we travel, we look for unique places to stay - we believe the places and people we've met on our adventures are as important as the places we've seen. We've work hard to put that thought into the details of the Red Barn - so that your stay with us will be a part of your visit to Montana, not just a place you've slept.

We would love to invite you to be our guest. We offer to you our wonderful retreat and the inside scoop on what to do and where to go in the Flathead. We look forward to hearing from you.

What makes this barn unique

Having been raised on the family farm, we built the Red Barn to incorporate all the things we love about rural Montana farm life while also maintaining luxury standards we expect when we travel. Beyond the amenities of our property, what really makes the Red Barn a unique stay is the connection to nature you will feel while you are here. In the spring and early summer you can literally hear the water plummeting from the mountain. As a frequent visitor to Glacier Park, I have continue to see more wildlife off the back deck, than on the trails in the Park. At the same time, the property has all the modern conveniences, is impeccably clean and is perfectly situated as a base camp for year-round adventures in the Flathead Valley.

Guestbook comments from the owner

One of the most beautiful, relaxing places in the West. The Red Barn is a 1,000 fully appointed apartment with two spacious bedrooms, large bathroom with W+D, gourmet kitchen, dining room, living room with big screen TV (that we hardly watched), every window has a view of something gorgeous with a huge deck overlooking acres of fields full of wildlife and a ridge that swoops down to the entrance of Glacier National Park. Close to Kalispell, Columbia Falls, White Fish with lakes, trams to the top of Big Mountain (do the luge) and 15 minutes from the West entrance of Glacier National Park. We can't wait to return. Thanks to Casey and Alyson for allowing us and friends Dave & Sue to be the first official guest. And they are Corban alums, even better yet!.
Jun 2013
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday barn in Columbia Falls in Flathead County

Property Type:
  • barn
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Min. age of primary renter: 24
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • rural ...
  • Water View ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Jacuzzi , Includes full size washer and dryer
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , Master with walk in closet
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Barbecue
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • library
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • horse riding
  • Miniature golf
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • cycling
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • ski
  • Snowboarding
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • whitewater rafting


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average rating of 4.9850745 based on 68 reviews

Beautiful place in an amazing setting!

  • 5 of 5

Fit our needs perfectly for a week long getaway. Thank you!

  • Review Submitted: 21-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time in this lovely apartment. The hostess was very easy to deal with and part of a wonderful, friendly family. We would definitely recommend The Red Barn to our family and friends.

  • Review Submitted: 02-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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A beautiful respite!

  • 5 of 5

Alison thought of everything. This was a fantastic place for us to stay. There was aesthetic beauty and natural beauty.

  • Review Submitted: 29-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful,comfortable, and within easy access of Glacier Park

  • 5 of 5

The Red Barn is an apartment that looks like it came out of a magazine. Not just beautiful but also functional and comfortable. Great for a couple or two singles. The bed linens and mattresses are luxurious. There was not a thing that we needed that wasn't provided. Kitchen is fully equipped along with basic cooking staples. Great wifi connection. Even though it is next to the owners home it is very quiet with lots of privacy. The view is amazing of the mountains by day and stargazing by night. Close proximity to Glacier Park, Kalispell, and Whitefish. Hands down the best VRBO we've ever stayed in.

  • Review Submitted: 23-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Very nice apartment with great viewa

  • 5 of 5

The Red Barn was an awesome place and very comfortable. The views were fantastic and the barn was in close proximity to the Glacier National Park. The owner was very helpful with directions to the GNP and various tourist and fishing locations in the area.

  • Review Submitted: 20-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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This was the best VRBO we've done yet.

  • 5 of 5

We got home late last night and the whole family misses MT, The Red Barn, Glacier National Park, the stars, the people and the list goes on. As a family of four The Red Barn was an ideal place to launch our daily adventures from bc of location, decor and comfort. (We would prefer to camp but that isn't in the cards for us right now.). The beds were comfy. The kitchen was well stocked and "flowed." The decor was comfortable and relaxing. All of the amenities were as described. The views from the deck kept us mesmerized. There isn't a need for TV time.

  • Review Submitted: 28-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
13 Miles
Glacier International Airport
Nearest Barpub
2.7 Miles
Silver Bullet Bar & Pizza
Nearest Golf
8.5 Miles
Meadow Lake Resort
Nearest Train
12 Miles
Whitefish - Amtrak
Nearest Motorway
0.5 Miles
U.S. HWY 206
Nearest Restaurant
6 Miles
Three Forks Grille
Nearest Ski
22 Miles
Whitefish Mountain Resort
Nearest Beach
15 Miles
Whitefish Lake Public Beach


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday barn in Columbia Falls, Montana

Rental Basis:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
Winter 2018
1 Nov 2017 - 31 May 2018
1 night minimum stay
for 1 night
Summer 2018
1 Jun 2018 - 15 Sep 2018
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £358.05
Tax Rate 7.0%

-NO additional cleaning fee for stays that meet minimum requirements.
-Damage Deposit of $500 which is Refundable if there is no damage after cleaning.

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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