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Romantic Getaways in Montana

Recommendations for Romantic Montana Hotels & Lodgings

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If you truly want to escape from it all with your sweetheart, there's no place like a romantic getaway in Montana. The state's awesome beauty and wide-open skies provide plenty of ways to share quality time enjoying outdoor adventures. Montana's fascinating history provides for many interesting attractions, as well as a number of charming inns and B&Bs. Here are some recommended lodging choices for your romantic getaway in Montana.

The Lodge at Whitefish Lake

Whitefish is a fantastic town to visit any time of year; The Lodge at Whitefish Lake provides gracious hospitality, beautiful surroundings, and access to year-round recreation. Built in the tradition of great Northwest mountain lodges, The Lodge offers a long list of amenities, including fine dining, a full-service marina, a day spa and exercise facility, and concierge services. You and your sweetie will enjoy returning to the Lodge's elegant comforts after an active day spent kayaking on the lake, hiking in Glacier National Park, or skiing at Big Mountain Resort.

Kandahar Lodge at Big Mountain

Kandahar Lodge at Whitefish Mountain Resort © Angela M. Brown (2006)
Kandahar Lodge at Whitefish Mountain Resort
There are a number of lodging choices available at Whitefish Mountain Resort; Kandahar Lodge is one that will particularly appeal to couples. The Lodge's rooms and suites are comfortable and elegant, featuring kitchenettes and dining areas. The Snug Bar provides the perfect intimate setting to enjoy drinks and conversation. Cafe Kandahar offers world-class gourmet cuisine. At the Wellness Center at Kandahar Lodge, you'll have access to a hot tub, exercise facilities, and a day spa. Year-round recreation on Big Mountain, from skiing to mountain biking to trail riding, are all available within walking distance of the Lodge.

Marina Cay Resort

Marina Cay Resort offers condominium accommodations, making it a great choice when a number of couples want to plan a group getaway. Located on Flathead Lake's Bigfork Bay, you'll enjoy access to a wide range of outdoor recreation, including fishing charters, ski resorts, golf courses, and Glacier National Park.

Grand Union Hotel in Fort Benton

Grand Union Hotel in Fort Benton Montana ©Angela M. Brown
Grand Union Hotel in Fort Benton Montana
The Grand Union Hotel in the tiny town of Fort Benton provides a pleasant blend of old-fashioned elegance and modern amenities. The Grand Union was built during Fort Benton's heyday in 1882, during the Upper Missouri River's prosperous steamboat era. Guests are treated to continental breakfast in the hotel's dining room. That dining room opens to the public in the evenings, providing excellent food and service. North Central Montana is a great place for fans of natural and human history. Nearby attractions include a river trail, Old Fort Benton, and the Missouri Breaks Interpretive Center.

Toad Hall Manor B&B

This elegant and comfortable brick bed and breakfast specializes in pampering its guests with thoughtful touches. Gourmet breakfasts, massage therapy, and wonderful views are just some of the inn's amenities. Toad Hall Manor B&B is located in Butte, Montana.

Triple Creek Ranch

If you are looking for luxury in the outdoors for your romantic getaway, Triple Creek Ranch is the place for you. Located in the Bitterroot Valley, this all-inclusive mountain resort provides an intimate setting for adults only. Triple Creek's rustically-elegant cabins feature wood-burning fireplaces, refreshments, hot tubs, and porches. The main lodge offers fine dining, a wine cellar, and a library. An outdoor pool, tennis courts, a putting green, an observation deck, and a trout pond are among Triple Creek's guest facilities. Rates include outdoor recreation as trail rides, fly-casting lessons, and snowshoeing.

The Sanders Bed & Breakfast

This historic Helena mansion provides gracious hospitality in an elegant setting. As a guest, you will enjoy fresh Montana breakfasts, afternoon refreshments, a cozy front porch, and a convenient downtown location. Each of The Sanders' seven guest rooms have their own private baths.

Voss Inn

Voss Inn is a bed and breakfast inn that was originally built as a private home in 1883. This Victorian mansion is in a charming historical district, just three blocks from downtown Bozeman. It is conveniently located within walking distance of Montana State University, as well as restaurants, shops and galleries.

Goldsmith's Bed & Breakfast Inn

Goldsmith's Inn is located in a stately brick home overlooking the Clark Fork River in Missoula. Guests can choose from the Inn's uniquely-decorated suites or double rooms, each with their own hand-tiled private bath.

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