HomeAway uses cookies to improve your site experience. Learn more. By continuing, you consent to our use of cookies.
HomeAway uses cookies to improve your site experience. Learn more. By continuing, you consent to our use of cookies.
Verified Review icon check navigate-up navigate-left navigate-right expand mail svg-lightning svg-24hr svg-house svg-sleeps svg-bedrooms svg-bathrooms svg-stay svg-toilet calendar svg-report-flag pet-dog svg-multiunit Default Owner Icon heart-filled
Book Online or call HomeAway Booking Assistance +44 (0) 800 917 5992
Book Online or call HomeAway Booking Assistance +44 (0) 800 917 5992

Meadow Retreat private guest cabin near Whitefish, Flathead County, , Montana.

Bedrooms 1
Space 320 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4

Relax and take a deep breath of fresh mountain air, while you watch and listen as the land comes alive each morning with abundant waterfowl, deer, beaver, otter, moose and more. Grab a pole and fish for brook trout from the stream that runs throughout the 100+ acre property, and then enjoy a picnic lunch beside the waterfalls. Lots of lakes, hiking trails to explore, and a quiet river to kayak on one of those beautiful lazy afternoons. The towns of Whitefish and Eureka are within 25 miles. Combine your stay with a trip to Glacier National Park (about an hour away by car), or bring your passport and visit our friendly neighbors in Canada. The Olney area is known for its unspoiled beauty. Feel free to bring your boat there are many lakes for skiing and wakeboarding. Miles of trails can be accessed from your cabin door for four-wheeling adventures or snow mobiling the Olney trails with or without a guide. If you don't have a snowmobile they are available to rent from local source. Whatever the adventure or activity you want to try it begins at your cabin door. The cabin is furnished with a full bath, one queen size bed, and a set of bunk beds to accommodate 4 persons (2 adults and 2 children) . Fry up the trout you are sure to catch in our fully stocked kitchen, barbecue on the deck, or join the locals at the country restaurant just down the road. Try an evening around the campfire searching for stars to end another perfect day at The Meadow Retreat.

No TV, internet, or cell service is available except for emergency use.

Property Description:

You will be staying in our guest cabin on our 100 acre property. The cabin is located near the main house. The cabin can sleep two adults and two children (maximum). The dimensions of cabin are about 320 sq. feet plus 190 sq feet of outdoor patio living. Kayak use depends on weather and availability of owner and kayaks.

More Details

mary baker-johnson
Member since: 2014
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
21 September, 2017


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cabin in Olney in Flathead County

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 320 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: Flexible / Check-out: Flexible
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets considered
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • rural ...
  • Waterfront ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed , 1 Bunk Bed
  • Toys ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue
  • 1 bicycles
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • sailing
  • ski
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
Cabin is located on historic Fort Steele Trail. The main supply route to Fort Steele, Canada and Missoula, Mt.


Exceptional! 5/5 -
(18 traveller reviews)

100% Complete
0% Complete
0% Complete
0% Complete
0% Complete
Meadow Retreat private guest cabin near Whitefish, Flathead County, , Montana.
average rating of 5.0 based on 18 reviews

The cabin is wonderful.

  • 5 of 5

The only problem is that the pictures shown on homeaway.com show a bunk bed and it was not there. One of the reasons why we rented the cabin was because of the extra beds shown. This was a disappointment.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 29, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

Just Perfect!

  • 5 of 5

This was a perfect little cabin with plenty of quiet. Looking for a home base to explore the area and visit Glacier NP, the cabin was so nice to come back to relax at the end of the day. There is a short hike to the waterfall on the property. The cabin was extremely clean, cozy and inviting and Mary provided everything for a very comfortable visit. Her 2 dogs were so sweet and I looked forward to their visits. I can't say enough about how much i enjoyed staying here.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 6, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
Molalla, Oregon

Beautiful setting quaint cabin

  • 5 of 5

New cabin, well stocked, great setting, very competitive price. Friendly owner, 100 acre setting with creek. Definitely would stay there again.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 29, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0


  • 5 of 5

Stayed at Mary's Cabin for my birthday, when we arrived from our long drive it was so wonderful to pull up to this darling cabin in this beautiful setting. When we stepped in side the Cabin. it was so warm and inviting (just perfect). The next morning we were greeted by Snickers and Dyson, Mary's two wonderful dog's. What a treat those two are, loved them. Mary's property is breathtaking with a fabulous waterfall and trout stream. If you want a private setting away from it all this place is for you.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 22, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 1

Relaxing & comfortable!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed in Mary's cabin with our 2 teens recently and were very pleased with everything. The cabin is small but very well-stocked and even in a little kitchen, Mary has managed to provide almost every kitchen gadget you can think of. The beds are comfortable, towels and sheets high quality. Everything was very clean and cozy. The cabin is only a half hour from shopping in Whitefish, and our son did lots of fishing on Mary's property and nearby. We also kayaked on a beautiful nearby river. We utilized the outdoor grill and fire pit as well, and were provided lots of firewood to use. Mary is very generous and kind, even allowing me the use of her washer and dryer. We would definitely stay here again!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 20, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

The perfect Cabin getaway! Cozy, quiet and cute.

  • 5 of 5

We LOVED this cabin and getaway. The cabin is beyond cozy, quiet and perfect for two or a small family. We had great fires every night, cooked lots outside on the bbq, did lots of walks and trails along the creek to the nearby waterfall! The property is beautiful (sunsets and sunrises) were very memorable. Mary is extremely kind and her hospitality shows. Her two dogs (snickers & dyson) are very friendly and always welcoming us daily and of course being the best on gaurd dogs ever. Always watching out for us. We are a close drive to whitefish and surrounding areas. Make sure to check out dickey lake. Having no service really made you disconnect while re-connecting. This was the perfect spot for it. We highly reccommend Mary's cabin. Directions were easy and we found the place just fine -follow the blue ribbons ;) ! Mary puts in tons of effort into her cabin, her on the property nearby home and the beautiful acreage she lives on. I hope to be back one day and share in another vacation with my husband and dog. Cabin had fresh bedding, towels, camp supplies, supplies for cooking, fire wood, ax, chairs and relaxing spots throughout the cabin. There is a mini fridge inside, but bring a cooler to stock. We kept it outside on the deck and ate outside every day. A must go to spot to relax, rest and have fun!!! You really do feel the Montana life here.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 14, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0


Stillwater Bar
Nearest Airport
36 Miles
Glacier International Airport-Kalispell, MT
Nearest Barpub
5 Miles
Point of Rocks
Nearest Golf
23 Miles
whitefish golf course
Nearest Train
23 Miles
Nearest Motorway
4 Miles
Hwy 93
Nearest Restaurant
5 Miles
Point of Rocks
Nearest Ski
31 Miles
Big Mountain, Whitefish
Car: necessary

The guest cabin is located close to the following attractions:

Glacier National Park (1 hr and 35 minute drive from the cabin); the charming towns of Whitefish, Eureka, and Kalispell; Hungry Horse Reservoir; Whitefish and Flathead lakes; the Bob Marshall Wilderness; and the Jewel Basin Lakes. Beautiful lakes and river a few minutes from cabin.

The area around Olney is noted for its unspoiled natural beauty, offering miles and miles of hiking,four-wheeling, cross country skiing and direct access to the Olney snowmobile trails. Bring your own snowmobile or rent in Olney from Winter Wonderland.They also offer guided tours. Hunters are welcome and can access state and federal lands directly from cabin.

There are some wonderful lakes to put your boat in for fishing, sking etc. Please do not follow Google Maps or GPS; they will take you the long way around. In the photos section, you will find a more accurate, hand-drawn map.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cabin in Olney, USA

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
Convert Currency
Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
1 Jun 2017 - 30 Sep 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights

Additional pricing information

Rates are subject to change until reservation is made.
Tenting camping is available if guests prefer to spend some nights "camping." Cabin kitchen is fully equipped with microwave,refrig,stove and outdoor gas grill.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
Ask Owner a Question