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Carriage House On 150 Feet Of Lake Front

Bedrooms 1
Space 565 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

Carriage House on the lake w/ year-round access

This immaculate 1 bedroom Carriage House offers you the best of all vacation spots – 150 feet of lake frontage with crystal clear water (you can count the rocks and fish swimming below you!), fantastic views, southwestern exposure for sunny days & sunsets that will stun you, eagles flying past your windows, loons and ducks swimming by, great fishing, hiking and wilderness areas close by, Flathead Lake within 45 minutes and only 1 1/4 hour's drive (50 miles) from Glacier National Park. The local gathering and eating spot is 5 minutes away. Amazing golfing, all varieties of sports, antiquing and art galleries are available throughout the Flathead Valley. Rock climbing is nearby, as is sky diving, hiking, and fishing.

Located above the owner’s garage with private entrance, this getaway sleeps 2/3 and comes completely furnished. (The living area has a fold out sleeper, but it is too small for 4 adult people. It accommodates a couple (2 adults) or a couple with a small child or one adult with 2 small children.) It includes a full kitchen, bath, living room, all linens, full appliances, cooking equipment, Wi-Fi access, TV for only VCR & DVD player, HDMI cable for using your computer, totally private views, your own BBQ & seating area overlooking the lake, separate sloping path to the lake ( bring water shoes for the rocky shore), dock & swim dock, canoe, kayak and life vests and fire pit. (Beach area is shared with owner only!) Perfect for that private vacation or for visiting family or friends in the area.

In winter, play in the snow, ice skate, cross country ski or ice fish on the lake! Year-round enjoy the neighboring towns, a variety of restaurants and ski at the world-class Whitefish Mountain Resort.

Super convenient for visiting family at 2 nearby treatment facilities.

(Contact owner for holiday minimum stay & rates.)

More Details

Member since: 2013
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
17 January, 2018

About Owner/Manager

My husband and I raised our children here during summers and all holidays before finally making the jump to living here full-time. And wondered why we did not do it sooner! I am born and raised in Montana and have found that this is the most perfect place to be!

Owner/Manager purchased this apartment in 1992

Why Owner/Manager chose Marion

The lake is literally picture-perfect! We have year-round easy access, clean water, great fishing, swimming, boating, wilderness around the corner, yet are only 20 miles from town. We watch the fawns come eat our flowers in the summer, the eagles fly by in the fall, the moose amble by in the winter, and the bunnies come out in the spring. What else could you want?

What makes this apartment unique

We love to sit out and look at the lake. It never fails to uplift our spirits and give us a new lease on life. We light a fire down by the lake summer or winter and can talk into the night with friends and family.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Marion in Flathead County

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 2
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 565 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 3
  • Max. adults: 3
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Lake View ...
  • Lakefront ...
  • rural
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • Lav in Cabinet, WC, Shower, Storage. Hair Dryer available.
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 3
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed
  • One double bed, end tables w/ drawers, full closet
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • laundrette - serviced
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • Snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(29 traveller reviews)

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Carriage House On 150 Feet Of Lake Front
average rating of 4.9310346 based on 29 reviews
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A home away from home

  • 5 of 5

Patricia and Frank took such good care of us. So warm, friendly, and accommodating, helping us get everything that we needed, and then giving us space and privacy when we needed that. Beautiful little house in a beautiful spot. And the lake, so clear, so blue , We went swimming every day, loved it.

  • Review Submitted: 29-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Very Quaint Getaway

  • 4 of 5

I enjoyed my stay, it was a nice place to come home to at night and just relax.

  • Review Submitted: 11-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Peaceful Haven

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful getaway haven! We are very familiar with the stunning area, but we were in need of a place to stay for a family event nearby! Location was perfect, Very nice accommodations, and the hosts were terrific!

Thank you Patricia and Frank for a wonderful visit!

  • Review Submitted: 06-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for being such a great guest! And for leaving the place as neat as you did - we enjoy meeting such nice people! It was good that you could enjoy your family wedding - those are special times.
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Calm and Relaxing

  • 4 of 5

The location of the rental has a beautiful view over the lake with a kayak, paddleboat and canoe at your disposal.

Patricia was very welcoming and had many helpful suggestions and ideas to make our vacation go smoothly.

We enjoyed the time spent at this rental and would recommend it to friends and family.

  • Review Submitted: 31-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad you had a nice vacation! Come back anytime.
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Very nice place, we thoroughly enjoyed our time there!

  • 5 of 5

Nice clean space. Plenty of room for cooking meals and hanging out. House was stocked with all the basics for short or long stay. Lake was awesome! Very peaceful, clean clear water great for swimming. We enjoyed using the available kayak, paddled boat and life jackets. The owners are very nice and accommodating! Great place for our Mountana adventure!

  • Review Submitted: 23-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great location

  • 5 of 5

Guest cottage is about an hour from Glacier, but right next to peace and qiite. So quiet we had deer sleeping outside our bedroom window in mid-day. The lake and surrounding mountains were very picturesque. We had no issues except not enough time to do everything we wanted. Wedding and family kept getting in the way. Great vacation spot, just give yourself enough time to enjoy everything there is to offer.

Thanks Frank and Patricia.

  • Review Submitted: 17-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the great review - we always appreciate feedback from our guests! We thoroughly enjoyed having you here. Come back anytime when you can stay longer!
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The Lodge at McGregor Lake - Restaurant & Bar
"Great prime rib on Friday and Saturday. Local color abounds!"
Marion Grille
"Great for a beer and friendly wait staff. Sandwiches are great."
Whitefish Mountain Resort Lodging
"One of the best "hills" in the country - if not the best. And there are summer activities ga..."
Scotty's Bar
"Best burgers around - bar none! (Map is wrong - it is on Hwy 93 S)"
Horseshoe Lake
"Beautiful clear lake, good fishing, nice walking, running trail around the lake"
Lost Trail National Wildlife Refuge
"14 miles north of Bitterroot Lake is a 7,885-acre migratory birds and wildlife refuge with a..."
Roger's Lake
"Great place for float-tube or pontoon boat fly fishing - artic grayling, and native cutthroa..."
Lupine Lake
"Head east on Griffin Creek Road north of Little Bitterroot Lake. It is a 3 mile hike down in..."
Glacier National Park
"What can we say? The absolute best place around - Going to the Sun Road is a MUST. Any hikin..."
Nearest Airport
32 Miles
Glacier Park International Airport
Nearest Barpub
2 Miles
Rail Line Tavern, Marion
Nearest Golf
24 Miles
Buffalo Hills Golf
Nearest Train
37 Miles
Amtrak, Whitefish, MT
Nearest Motorway
2.5 Miles
Hwy 2 West
Nearest Restaurant
2.5 Miles
Marion Grille
Nearest Ski
45 Miles
Whitefish Mountain Resort
Car: necessary

Little Bitterroot Lake is one of the clearest, cleanest lakes in Montana. It is a family-oriented lake with no public marinas and only 2 boat launches, keeping it fairly private and quiet. Trees, mountains, and wilderness surround our piece of heaven! Close year-round access to Hwy 2.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Marion, USA

Rental Basis:
per property
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My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £143.22
Tax Rate 7.0%

Terms may vary depending on length of stay. Email for particulars. If number of guests may exceed 2/3, please contact owner. There will be an extra charge of $5.00 per night if accepted.

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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