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"Serene, tranquil home near Glacier National Park, great for 2 Families!"

People12
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Separate WC's1
Space 2,000 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Very centurally located to Lakes, rivers, shopping, and dining out.

20,000 dollar remodel will be done by June 1st. New paint, window shades and lower level flooring. By June 1st a new fire pit, and beach volleyball court for the conveinance of our guest! Enjoy this air conditioned,very clean nice home. You will enjoy a very quiet, secluded, treed environment surrounded by wild animals such as deer elk, moose, birds, and ducks coming and going from the ponds which is all out your front door. This setting is truly peaceful and one of the most beautiful spots on this earth.

Tamarack Tranquility has air condition,three bedrooms, two and a half baths, master suite that includes King bed, Queen bed, twin bed, Two very nice reclining chairs, 42 inch Plasma TV, walk-in closet, kitchenette, master jetted tub, make-up counter, with french doors leading out to your own lighted private balcony. The second bedroom has a queen bed, and the third bedroom has bunk beds with a queen below and a twin above, this sleeps 10 comfortably. Cabin has two queen beds one in loft and one on the main floor, tv, refrigerator, dining table and chairs. Wireless internet provided for guests as well as Direct TV. The furniture is comfy as well as all beds, no futons, real furniture. Beautiful lighted pebble deck that is partially covered and is surrounded with flowers,shrubs,and lighted hot tub that is very private as well. We have filtered water no need to buy bottled water. Entertainment, Fire pit, ping pong table, horse shoes, most board games, cards, puzzles, can be played while staying here. We take all suggestions seriously and have updated this well maintained home for your enjoyment.

Dogs are welcome. For your pets comfort, there is a chain link fenced yard with a treed area which provides shade and cover. Dogs are not allowed in the house. Dogs can use dog door to garage to get out of cold or heat. The garage is heated.

This home is large enough to have a group or 2 families.

An additional cleaning fee of $100 and a $500 damage deposit is required for dogs. Damage deposit is refundable.

Any extra people over the limit of 12 for the Cabin and house will be an extra charge of 30.00 per person per night.

Keywords: Second home has been recently added see listing VRBO 647022. These two homes together will accommodate 22 people on 7 acres. Price is set for each home on each web site. If you have a smaller group for rental 97407 in the winter say 2 people for 150.00 per night. Prices will be adjusted for the amount of people staying.

More Details

Owner
Brenda Stewart
Member since: 2006
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
9 October, 2017

About Brenda Stewart

I am a native of Montana. Over the years I've watched the valley change into a recreational paradise. As I got older I realized what wonderful and unique opportunities this area had to offer others. I decided to provide people with the ability to stay in a comfortable home with all amenities. Having this vacation rental has provided me a fantastic opportunity to meet wonderful people from all over and develop new and lasting friendships.

Brenda Stewart purchased this house in 2000

Why Brenda Stewart chose Glacier Park

This property is very centrally located and can sleep up to 22 people with 2 homes on 7 acres. Large or small groups, family reunions, weddings, with a beautiful pond as well as a fountain.

What makes this house unique

Newly added home on the same 7 acre parcel. These two properties will accommodate up to 22 people. Rent one or two homes on this extraordinary beautiful 7 acre parcel. Price is listed individually on each vrbo site.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Guest: Nick and Emily Adams

Date of Stay: July 5, 2007 Review Submitted: July 5, 2007



It has been a great privelege for our family to be your first guests. Your home is beautiful, clean, and we thoroughly enjoyed using it as our base for exploring the entire area- such easy access to all areas! Our four girls Hannah, Olivia, Jessica and Tessa loved the hot tub. In addition, we loved sitting on your back pebble deck admiring the woods, your beautiful garden and the occassional deer! The girls will certainly miss the squirel who time after time threw down pine cones at them, much to their amusement. Many thanks for your kind hospitality and the use of your beautiful home. Nick and Emily Adams
Jul 2007
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Columbia Falls in Flathead County

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Catering available
  • Breakfast - Booking Possible
  • Lunch - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible
Floor Area:
  • 2000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • Children welcome ...
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • resort ...
  • rural ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Garage ...
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Catering Available ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Half bath - Toilet , Toilet sink
  • Full jetted tub,two sinks, shower, toilet separate area master suite bathroom! Full bath, shower, bathtub, toilet one sink, washer and dryer, 1/2 bath toilet and sink!
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 1 Large Double Bed , 1 Single Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed , 1 Single Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Cabin 4th bedroom - 2 Large Double Bed , 1 Single Bed , rollaway foam cot is available on request.
  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (5), Twin or Single Beds (2), Baby Cribs (2) infants only, Sleep Sofa (1) one or two if requested rollaway foam beds.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Player
  • Video Game Console ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Terrace ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Jacuzzi
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Miniature golf
  • Shopping
  • 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
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • Parasailing
  • Racquetball
  • rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • ski
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Jetted Tub in master bedroom, Gas Grill (BBQ)and wireless internet, No Smoking in house, Reflexology, acupressure massage are also available by an appointment.

Reviews

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"Serene, tranquil home near Glacier National Park, great for 2 Families!"
average rating of 4.9166665 based on 53 reviews
5

Terrific Place to Stay!

  • 5 of 5

Four of us stayed here from July 1-July 5. Brenda was an excellent host! She met us at the front door, gave us a tour of the house, and briefed us on establishments in the local area which we might need. The house is excellently appointed with plenty of games, books, and things to keep your mind occupied when not vegging out. We used the hot tub after it cooled down in the evening and it was a treat. We were there for a family reunion and hosted an afternoon cookout for 2 dozen people. Everyone enjoyed themselves and remarked on what a wonderful place it was. We had a medical emergency which required hospitalization for one of us and there was a chance we might have to stay an extra day or two. Brenda offered to find us a place to rent if we had to extend our time (there were others renting right behind us so we couldn't stay there) and eased our peace of mind immensely. Everything turned out OK and we were able to travel on time. The only criticism I can offer is that the air conditioning units (portable) were insufficient to comfortably cool the house down in the mid-to-upper 90s weather we experienced all week. The master bedroom on the 2nd floor was uninhabitable from mid-morning to sunset even though we had two units working all the time. Brenda stated she is planning on installing better air conditioning in the coming months, and to be fair, the temperatures were out of the ordinary even for the summer months. Other than that, we would not hesitate to revisit this most enjoyable venue and stay at Brenda's house.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 11, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: The summer was above and beyond a hot , dry, fire season. Hope 2016 is cooler with this in mind for the upcoming 2016 summer there will be ductless air conditioning system installed. Thenk you Art for the review and we so enjoyed your stay. Hope everyone is well and healthy! Brenda
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Seattle, WA
5

Truly Great Vacation

  • 5 of 5

Our family stayed at Tamarack Tranquility for Christmas this year, and it was the BEST way to spend the holiday! The house is amazing and very comfortable (and VERY clean!) - the kitchen is fully stocked, the ping pong table was a hit with everyone and the hot tub was a fanstic way to round out the day after snowboarding at Big Mountain. The Stewarts' are great hosts and do everything to make your stay wonderful. I HIGHLY recommend Tamarck Tranquility and would love to return in any season.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 15, 2008
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2007
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you, Nadine for your posting. We truly appreaciate all our guest and hope that everyone will be able to return with the same or better experience than the time before.
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4

Excellent Rental

  • 4 of 5

We stayed with our friends at this rental for a few nights .It was neat and clean and the property is set in the woods with a nice jacuzzi and pond in the backyard. We watched deer grazing through the windows.The kids loved walking around on the property.

The host was very friendly and accommodating ! The kitchen was well equipped.

One thing I want to point out is that this a 3 bedroom and not a 4 bedroom. Upstairs is a big room which has 3 beds. Downstairs are 2 bedrooms, one with a queen bed and one with a bunk bed.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 30, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: For future guests the cabin that is located 20 feet from the main house is the fourth bedroom with 2 queens, cot, table, tv, walk in closet, small refrigerator, and outside porta potty. Thank you for your great review and hope to have you all back!
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Pleasanton, CA
5

Great house(s), great location, great owner

  • 5 of 5

This place is awesome! There is the possibility of adding a second house and a cabin located in the same footprint which we took full advantage of for our 25 person family reunion that included folks from 3 years to 68 years old. The beautifully appointed main house with plenty of space and everything we could think of needing was only exceeded by the beauty of the wooded setting and 2 onsite ponds. There was fuzzball, pin pong, volleyball court, stair stepper, board games and every cooking utensil, spice, or food prep item we could ever ask for. All needed services located closely nearby and owner just the right mix of helpful but not at all bothersome, in fact we all enjoyed their infrequent visits. Despite being so close to the absolutely gorgeous Glacier National Park, we also spent a lot of time enjoying local restaurants, zip lines, horseback riding, boating, local distillery and the Huckleberry pies and shakes. Damn they are good. The biking, hiking and views of mountains and lakes, and rivers, and waterfalls inside the park was awe inspiring and should not be missed. Montana is beautiful and we are already planning a return trip.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 27, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Fantastic property in a great location

  • 4 of 5

Nestled just north of Columbia Falls and a 10 minute drive east of Whitefish, this property has a fantastic location. 10 of us stayed here for New Years (late 20's/early 30's). With lots of beds, it fit our mix of couples and singles, and had plenty of flexibility for sleeping arrangements. That said, there is not much privacy/sound control as it is very open concept through the main home. Put your early-to-bed people in the cabin and they will thank you for it later.

After you're done skiing at Big Mountain (skiwhitefish dot com) just 20 minutes away, there's no need to leave this property. There's a ping pong table and a hot tub and lots of games in the cupboards. We were well entertained, had our privacy, and had a blast hanging out in the (warm) garage, finding out who the best ping pong player was of the group. Sadly, it wasn't me.

The only word of caution would be to budget a little extra for cleaning, as the owner is meticulous and the cleaning fee doesn't account for the high standards. You will receive the property spotless: you will also pay to ensure it remains that way. In particular, we were dinged for a filter replacement to the hot tub - something I have never been charged with before through all of my stays (even with large parties). Factor it into the budget, but don't let it dissuade you from staying here.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 3, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the nice review. We try our best to provide a warm, fun and well-kept home. We encourage our guests to have a great time and take advantage of all that we have to offer. We try to make sure that each new guest is greeted with the same level of high standards that we are so proud of. With that said, there are very few occasions when extra attention is required to maintain those standards, like when pets are allowed into the house and on the furniture. Or when the hot tub is used heavily and there may have been adult beverages involved. In these types of cases, there is extra work and materials required to maintaining the quality of the property. We are grateful that you and your friends had a wonderful time and hope you understand the time and effort it takes to provide, what we believe, is an outstanding vacation home. Hope to see you all again soon. Brenda Stewart
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Chandler, AZ
5

Great house with a graceous hostess

  • 5 of 5

We'd a big family reunion and stayed at this property in July 2016. The house was perfect for our group that had kids to grand parents. The garage is well furnished not only with cots but also recreational activities (Ping pong table, board games) - the teenagers in our group had a blast.

The kitchen was well stocked and had all kind of pots/pans for us to prepare large meals. The large bath tub outside was great to relax after an active day in the Glacier NP.

The best part was the our hostess who was very responsive. When our guest count increased more than expected, she graceusly provided an extra cottage and portable toilet.

Overall, it was the best stay for our vacation and I would recommend this to anyone visiting the area.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 13, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
7 Miles
GLacier Enternational Airport FCA
Nearest Barpub
3 Miles
Truby's
Nearest Golf
9 Miles
Meadow Lake Golf Course 3 Whitefish Golf Course
Nearest Train
6 Miles
Whitefish Train Station
Nearest Motorway
4 Miles
Hwy 40 Hwy 93
Nearest Restaurant
7 Miles
Whitefish
Nearest Ski
15 Miles
Whitefish Mountain Resort
Nearest Beach
7 Miles
Whitefish Lake

Very centrally located!!! Best location in the Valley!! Must see Glacier National Park!

Must do Whitefish Winter Resort!

Second home has been recently added see listing VRBO 647022. These two homes together will accommodate 22 people on 7 acers. Price is set for each home on each web site.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Columbia Falls, Montana

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
 
Summer
15 Jun 2018 - 15 Sep 2018
3 night minimum stay
£1,545
for 3 nights
From
£446
 
Notes: Rates are based on 1 guests; add £24 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£1,241
for 3 nights
From
£345
 

Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £151.62 + Tax
Pet Fee £75.81
Property Damage Protection £44.73
Tax Rate 7.0%

On the off season may give discount depending on how many people. A couple renting for 3 nights to a week would be 150.00 per night. Please call for rates during winter months.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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