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Rainbow Ranch Lodge

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Basin, MT
Reviewed 26 February 2012

4 of us went to the RRL for a Wine Dinner and night. Our rooms were very comfortable and beautiful. We were all pleased with our experince. The Wine dinner was amazing as was the wine and kitchen staff. In the morning we found a wonderful breakfast with perfect pastries. Thak you Rainbow for a wonderful time!

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Helena MT
Reviewed 5 February 2012

We just returned from a weekend visit to the Rainbow Ranch and can't wait to go back! The location is one of the prettiest places in Montana and we enjoyed the scenic drive ro the losge. My husband planned a birthday get-away at RR, which was complicated by my food allergies. My husband worked with the staff to make sure...

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Coeur d'Alene, Idaho
Reviewed 31 January 2012

We stayed for two nights on our way into Yellowstone. The facility, food, service, etc. was all excellent. We chose to stay in the larger rooms (more expensive) on the pond, but they were well worth it. True, wood burning fireplace, huge bathroom with jacuzzi tub and walk in shower. Staff was great (especially Matt the bartender). We will be...

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1Thank Don B
Reviewed 2 January 2012

The Rainbow Ranch is a perfect destination for vacations to Big Sky or Yellowstone. We have been coming to Big Sky Montana for the past 20 years - since we both teenagers - and this vacation was the best we have ever enjoyed. We have a condo in the Meadow in Big Sky, but had too many family members for...

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Orlando, Florida
Reviewed 2 January 2012

From the moment I called to inquire about a reservation through checkout this was one of the most amazing travel experiences I have had in 30 years of globetrotting. The lodge is lovely, beautifully maintained and peaceful. The landscape was a winter wonderland, and I cannot wait to see it in summer too! The Ermine suite is rustic elegance, warm...

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Billings, Montana
Reviewed 14 December 2011

My husband and I looked at a few diff places in Big Sky and once we walked into the Rainbow Ranch it was an instant love for the place and what comes along with it:) And the beauty of the location, lodge,dinning,and staff:) Mollie for one is who I would look at as ROYALTY!!! She came with this great package...

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Del Mar, California
Reviewed 28 November 2011

My husband and I spent a weekend in this wonderful lodge surounded by gorgeous scenery and absolutely loved it. The personnel are the friendliest and best informed of anywhere we've stayed. The setting amidst snow-covered meadows and mountains was exquisite. Each night, when we returned to our room, a fire had been laid and was only a match-strike away. Both...

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Thank Lindadelmar
new jersey
Reviewed 16 November 2011

we chose the Rainbow Ranch Lodge b/c it is halfway between Bozeman and Yellowstone. it was a wonderful place to stay, despite being on the main road. our room, and i think all the rooms??) faced away from the road towards the Gallatin River. the Room was more than spacious with tons of closet space, as was the bathroom with...

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Helena, Montana
Reviewed 23 October 2011

My family (three boys 2, 4,5) husband and I stayed here for a weekend in the shoulder season (October) – it was terrific! I can’t wait to come back. This is not a working Dude ranch rather a 5-star style lodge. Everything at this lodge is understated and extremely comfortable and in tip-top shape – there is not a hair...

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Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 18 October 2011

Planning a destination wedding initially seemed be an overwhelming task. The wedding planner at the Ranch, Mollie Eckman, was amazing. During the months before this destination wedding she responded to our calls and e-mails promptly and always with great recommendations and suggestions. On the wedding day she was there throughout the entire event overseeing everything so that we could all...

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rainbowranchlodge, General Manager at Rainbow Ranch Lodge, responded to this review

Wow, where to begin! From the beginning phone calls to the last dance, it was a pleasure to plan such a special occasion with you. Having your friends and family at Rainbow Ranch was a treat. It was awesome to be a part of such a magical celebration. We can't wait to see you again!!!! All our love, Mollie and...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Rainbow Ranch Lodge is an intimate twenty-one room hotel and gourmet restaurant located on the banks of the Gallatin River in Big Sky, Montana. Whether riverside or pondside, accommodations at Rainbow Ranch Lodge provide a sanctuary for post-adventure relaxing or a romantic getaway for two. Located in a sweeping valley in the heart of the Rocky Mountains, the Rainbow Ranch Lodge's location is ideal for both summer and winter activities. Our proximity to Yellowstone National Park affords our guests endless opportunities for outdoor adventure and exploration, including world-class fly fishing, horseback riding, hiking, whitewater rafting, and kayaking. Whether you choose an experienced local guide service or venture out on your own, the breathtakingly rugged, natural beauty of southwest Montana will restore and rejuvenate your senses. One of the top 10 winter destinations in North America, the Big Sky area offers a variety of winters activities including downhill skiing at Big Sky Resort, Moonlight Basin and Lone Mountain Ranch, as well as cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, snowmobiling, dog sledding, and winter fly fishing. If your winter preferences lean more towards comfort and warmth, the Rainbow Ranch Lodge's spa services and luxurious guest rooms provide the perfect alternative to a day spent outdoors. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Rainbow Ranch Lodge

Address: 42950 Gallatin Road, Gallatin Gateway, Big Sky, MT 59730
Region: United States > Montana > Big Sky > Gallatin Gateway
Price Range: $254 - $494 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Rainbow Ranch Lodge 3.5*
Number of rooms: 21
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Also Known As:
Rainbow Ranch Hotel Gallatin Gateway
Rainbow Hotel Gallatin Gateway
Rainbow Ranch Montana
Rainbow Ranch Lodge Montana/Gallatin Gateway
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“Antelope room-facing river and nice porch”
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“Be sure to get a room with a fireplace”
364chuckg, 29 Dec 2016 | Read review
“We stayed "pond side" in the Osprey Room. It was very nice.”
Montanalu, 24 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Rooms in front of pond were gorgeous but could hear the people walking around the upstairs.”
Wetoutwest, 23 Oct 2016 | Read review
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