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Vista, Ca
Reviewed 30 September 2013

Spent 1 night here after driving Beartooth Highway and before going into Yellowstone National Park at the northeast entrance. Cooke City, ha, ha, is hardly a City, not even a town, about 2 blocks along the highway. Clean comfortable place to stay. Run by owners and it shows. Little signs everywhere in the room telling you everything you need to...

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cookecitymt, Owner at Cooke City's Elk Horn Lodge, responded to this review

We are glad you enjoyed your stay at our motel in our "City"! LOL Yes, our motel is owner run and managed so we really appreciate your kind words! Thanks for staying with us! Lisa and Jeff

Reviewed 29 September 2013 via mobile

We stayed one night at the Elk Horn Lodge. It was clean, the beds were comfortable, and it had everything you would expect in a small town like Cooke City. The owners were very helpful in telling us about the park and restaurants. If I am ever in Cooke City again, I will definitely stay here.

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cookecitymt, Owner at Cooke City's Elk Horn Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks for staying with us! We truly appreciate your business! Thanks for the kind words, Lisa and Jeff

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 September 2013

This was our third stay at the Elk Horn and we stayed for five nights in Cabin 2. Once again everything was exceptionally clean and well run. The cabin is very cosy and comfortable with plenty of room and you feel really at home here. The beds are really comfy and there is small kitchenette which is really useful. Jeff...

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cookecitymt, Owner at Cooke City's Elk Horn Lodge, responded to this review

It's wonderful to have repeat customers! We know you could choose anywhere and we are so pleased that you return to stay with us year after year! What a compliment for customers to say they feel at home here! Thanks for continuing to stay with us. Who are you kidding?? Since posting this response you have already booked for next...

Westbrook, Connecticut
Reviewed 22 September 2013

This is a very clean and well run small motel that is owned and managed by a very friendly and accommodating couple. We stayed in Cabin 1 which is an efficiency cabin having a small well equipped immaculate kitchen. Bathroom is well maintained. Decor is western style. Beds are comfortable. We were there three days and very happy with daily...

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cookecitymt, Owner at Cooke City's Elk Horn Lodge, responded to this review

We are so glad you enjoyed your stay with us in Cabin 1! Thanks for taking the time to give us a review and highly recommending our place. Since Jeff and I (owners) do all the cleaning, laundry, hospitality etc., ourselves, we really appreciate your kind words about our establishment and our cleanliness. Thanks again, Lisa and Jeff

Pensacola, FL
Reviewed 18 September 2013

Lisa and Jeff, the owners and operators of Elk Horn Lodge, helped to make our stay a very enjoyable one. We asked them many questions and they were always very willing to help us and send us in the right direction for whatever we were hoping to see--and told us about places to go that we didn't know about. The...

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cookecitymt, Owner at Cooke City's Elk Horn Lodge, responded to this review

We are so glad you enjoyed your stay in Cozy Cabin #2 at the Elk Horn Lodge! Some people even call it home! We love to travel. so when guest come here we like to help them enhance their stay while in Cooke City! We hope you guys get to return too! We love having our repeat customers! Thanks for...

Austin, Texas
Reviewed 3 September 2013

I am a bit amazed that previous reviewers have awarded this inn an "excellent" rating. It may very well be the best in Cooke City, for all I know, but it most certainly is not an excellent hotel. It is a clean but somewhat dowdy and dated property that recalls some of the roadside "motels" of the 50s and the...

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cookecitymt, Owner at Cooke City's Elk Horn Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks for taking time to give us a review! We are so sorry that you did not find our Lodge likeable. It is hard to compare Cooke City Lodging with the likes of those you found in Lake Tahoe, Costa Rica, the UK or Scotland! Every year we update our lodging and this year we furnished our guests with 2013...

Charlotte, North Carolina, United States
Reviewed 3 September 2013

I stayed at the Elk Horn Lodge while fly fishing a short distance away in the Lamar Valley of Yellowstone. Upon checking in the owner gave us recommendations on where to eat in Cooke City and also a few off the beaten path fishing locations to explore while in the Park. We stayed in one of the cabins which was...

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cookecitymt, Owner at Cooke City's Elk Horn Lodge, responded to this review

It was great having you and your Dad as guests at the Elk Horn Lodge! We are so happy that you enjoyed your stay with us while fishing the NE corner of the park! Jeff wished he could have fished with you! Thanks for taking time to give us a review! Lisa and Jeff

Sheboygan Falls
Reviewed 3 September 2013

I spent three nights at the Elkhorn and in retrospect, wish that I had reserved a room for a couple of more. The owners were friendly, accommodating, upbeat about their business, and just nice to be around. For example, when I arrived they had just walked in the door from a few days of vacation time, but still made me...

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cookecitymt, Owner at Cooke City's Elk Horn Lodge, responded to this review

We are so glad you enjoyed your stay with us! We love it when guests feel right at home! That is the greatest compliment we can receive! They don't call Cooke City the Coolest Small Town In America for nothing! Glad you enjoyed all that our town has to offer! Thanks for staying with us and taking time to give...

Clear Spring, Maryland
Reviewed 22 August 2013

When I called to make our reservation, I spoke with Lisa, and she was very helpful. She anticipated that many people arrive into Cooke City late after a long day in the park and said late arrivals were no problem. We rented one of the cabins and it was clean and comfortable. The futon, which was occupied by my son,...

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cookecitymt, Owner at Cooke City's Elk Horn Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks for bringing to our attention that the Futon wasn't the greatest! If customers do not inform us, we do not know if there is a problem! Since you enlightened us, we just purchased a foam topper for it! We want our guests to sleep comfortably! Sorry, but we are not able to keep the hot tub open until 10:00....

Flat Rock, Indiana
Reviewed 14 August 2013

We stayed at the Elk Horn Lodge for 5 nights while doing day trips into Yellowstone and on the Beartooth Scenic Highway. It's located very conveniently to the NE entrance to the park. Jeff & Lisa add the personal touch, making us feel at home & taking the time to chat & make recommendations. Our room was basic but clean...

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cookecitymt, Owner at Cooke City's Elk Horn Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks for choosing the Elk Horn Lodge as your base camp while touring Yellowstone! We are so delighted that you enjoyed your stay and our "Coolest Small Town In America!" Thanks, Lisa and Jeff

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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Elk Horn Lodge is a family owned and operated business located on Main Street, mid-town in Cooke City. We offer cozy cabins with kitchenettes as well as deluxe motel rooms. All units have two beds, full bath, Flat Screen TV'S, Direct TV, WIFI, small refrigerator, microwave, coffee maker, hair dryers and are non-smoking and no pets. We also have a gas grill and outdoor hot tub available for your use. The Elk Horn Lodge is your perfect basecamp for Yellowstone National Park and the Beartooth Mountains. We are open year around and always offer reasonable rates. We are the only AAA approved lodging in the area. ... more   less 

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Address: 103 Main St, Cooke City, MT 59020
Region: United States > Montana > Cooke City
Number of rooms: 8
Also Known As:
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Cooke City's Elk Horn Lodge Montana
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“cabin 1 was great ... i looked in the deluxe room they looked great as well”
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“Upper rooms do not have an elevator, so if stairs are a problem pick a lower room or the individual cabins.”
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“Any room would be great here, but we really enjoyed the cabin.”
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“don't pay extra for a cabin, the hotel rooms are just as big and nicer!!”
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