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New Jersey
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 28 August 2014

Had a great stay at Skyline Guest Ranch with my family. Liz and the rest of the staff are simply great people who do whatever they can to make sure you have a great time. Rooms are beautiful and clean, as are the common areas. The included breakfasts are delicious. The location is great. Minutes from the great little towns... More 

2 Thank Bob K
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 25 August 2014 via mobile

Skyline Guest Ranch is a place I will come back to again and again, and I know I'm not alone in that sentiment as many of the guests there were returning for a repeat visit! The staff is friendly, kind, honest and willing to go out of their way to accommodate you. The rooms are clean comfortable and beautiful! The... More 

1 Thank Angela Ashworth F
Peachtree City, Georgia, United States
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6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 August 2014

My two daughters and Son in law stayed five nights at Skyline Ranch. The breakfast was outstanding. Liz and Jan did a great job fixing and serving the guests. The ranch is seven miles from the NE gate to Yellowstone. This is a great place to start your Yellowstone trip. The room was spacious with high ceilings and a balcony.... More 

1 Thank Michael O
2 reviews
Reviewed 22 August 2014

A beautiful cabin in a beautiful setting!! The room was very spacious for 4 adults. The breakfast was fantastic. The service and owners were wonderful. Homemade cookies every night when we came back!! The price was great. A very warm, personal feel!! The NE entrance to Yellowstone park is stunning and a must see if you are going to Yellowstone.... More 

Thank Evelyn M
Crozier, Virginia
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 19 August 2014

My daughter and I stayed at Skyline for the one night before they took us on a 5 night/6day horse packing trip through the Lamar Valley up to the Hoodoo Basin at 10,000 ft. The beds were really comfortable, the bath was nice and large and we had a great breakfast the next morning before we set off. We met... More 

1 Thank Pat1232014
Midwest City, Oklahoma
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116 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 August 2014

We stayed here between traveling over Beartooth All American Road one day and Yellowstone the next day. It is very convenient to both. The log cabin is huge and beautiful and surrounded by huge pines. Even though we didn't ride, we enjoyed watching the horses and dogs interact. Our room was on the small side, but comfortable. There are all... More 

Thank reblhrt
Bellevue, Iowa
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 August 2014

My husband and I stayed here on our way out of Yellowstone Park for one night. Cooke City is a nice location for Yellowstone and Beartooth Pass highway, beautiful drive. Nice people and very helpfull. Did not stay for the breakfast, served a little late as we wanted to do the Beartooth Pass before our next destination. Our only other... More 

1 Thank jane12323
Chesapeake Beach, Maryland
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 July 2014

My family and I just stayed here for one night on our way over the Beartooth pass into Yellowstone. It provided a perfect start to our trip. The property is beautiful and quiet, and the staff was exceptionally friendly and accommodating. My kids loved the horses, dogs, campfire, ping-pong table, and the rustic setting. The room was comfortable and clean.... More 

2 Thank Amy M
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Reviewed 30 July 2014

My wife and I stayed here for a night on our way to Yellowstone. This was the first time at a bed and breakfast. I was not sure what to expect. The owners and staff were very nice and welcoming when we checked in. The room was OK but not great. No air conditioning which was not too bad. There... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 July 2014

Spent two nights on this beautiful ranch, staying on the third floor. All amenties catered for with a home cooked breakfast every morning. There's also a hot tub outside to warm your aching feet after trekking around Yellowstone! Lost hot water in the shower on the second day but only a minor quibble for an overall extremely positive experience.

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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Paid Wifi
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  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Only 7 miles from the northeast entrance to Yellowstone National Park, Skyline Guest Ranch borders the Gallatin National Forest. The lodge is made of hand-hewn logs, nestled back in the pines. Each of our guest rooms has its own private bath, there is a hot tub out on the deck, big screen TV, foosball, ping pong and wi-fi. Breakfast is included with your room. this is a full, hot, sit-down breakfast. There is horseback riding and fishing available. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Skyline Guest Ranch and Guide Service

Address: 31 Kersey Lake Road, PO Box 1074, Cooke City, MT 59020
Region: United States > Montana > Cooke City
Price Range: $187 - $187 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
Also Known As:
Skyline Guest Ranch And Guide Service Hotel Cooke City
Skyline Guest Ranch And Guide Service Cooke City, Montana
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“The Absaroka room next to the entrance is nice with a private shower but is immediately next to the check-in counter.”
 of 5 bubbles TheHueg, 25 Oct 2016 | Read review
“If climbing stairs to your bedroom is a problem, be sure to ask for a first floor room.”
 of 5 bubbles Irene854, 24 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Upper level room was great--large & spacious w/ access to a semi-private balcony which was great for coffee in a.m. & hanging in the p.m.”
 of 5 bubbles patrickfilippelli, 26 Aug 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms were good.”
 of 5 bubbles croakingfrog, 11 Oct 2015 | Read review
“The top floor was the quietest, but it all depends on other guests.”
 of 5 bubbles 299MaryL, 20 Sep 2015 | Read review
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