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Cascade, Montana
Reviewed 8 September 2011

Great place - my out of state friends were excited - said it was the best place they had styayed in a long time, and it was also the least expensive. Rooms were spacious and clean. Fridge, microwave, coffeemaker, shower, sink, what else do you need?"

1Thank Hardycreek
Reviewed 15 September 2010

Spnt three nights in one of their four cabins. Very clean & comfortable. Very accomodating: we arrived at closing time and they cooked us a great meal to take back to our room and they found a place for us to park our trailer. The food was so good we came back to eat there after we checked out.

1Thank SteviMT
Leesburg, Florida
Reviewed 16 July 2010

In planning trip I found this site. Called motel and asked if they wrote their own reviews. They assured me --NO. Stayed 3 nights and it was a great experience.Big,very clean rooms, great beds,and a bargain price. The food they serve is excellent and a lot of it. We would stay here again in a heartbeat. JerryJessee ---Florida

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Dayton, OH
Reviewed 12 July 2010

Our family travelled in to Essex by train. The owners picked us up at the train and...knew we were running late! They serve great food. We needed to get to Kalispell to pick up our car rental and they were so very nice to give us a ride. It's about an hour, one way! In the area, you can check...

Thank hollerskier
Reviewed 16 June 2010

This motel is no frills clean facility situated between the East and West entrances to Glacier National Park. Be forewarned this location makes you isolated from the maddening crowd, but makes it at least a 25 mile drive to the nearest gas station, convenience store, etc. We had no cell, internet and spotty GPS service here and throughout the park....

1Thank njbum
Kingwood, TX
Reviewed 2 February 2010

Excellent visit. Halfway to everything. Food at the hotel is great-homecooking, homemade favorites-good selection! we will be back if ever in the area again. Wish it was closer to TX! Patsy and Luke

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Harrison, OH
Reviewed 20 July 2009

This was one of the best places I have ever stayed. Very clean, very friendly, and what a value! If you choose to stay at the Half Way, get the pancakes. The only thing one could say toward the negative is the location. However, there are some great views on your way to the Glacier entrance, so the drive isn't...

Thank Sloppydoug
Salt Lake City, Utah
Reviewed 17 July 2009

Submitted by Doug from Utah, stayed mid-July 2009 We were on a motorcycle trip to Glacier National Park. Checking online I found there were only two other places to stay in Essex and they were close to $200/night. The Half Way Motel has only 4 rooms so it fills fast. I was hesitant because of the small size, thinking they...

Thank CapnDoug
Reviewed 28 June 2009

I looked at other places to stay at Glacier but decided on the Half Way Motel because of the price and location. I was not disappointed in my stay here! It is a great place to stay! The rooms are very big with two queen size beds and plenty of room. There is a nice bathroom too. The owners of...

Thank VNikon
Reviewed 20 August 2008

Written by Sharon Nelson, Prairie Farm, WI August 20, 2008 This is my favorite place to stay in Montana. My family has stayed here many times and we have always been extremely pleased. It is very reasonable, very clean, and the rooms and bathrooms are quite spacious. The rooms have 2 comfortable queen size beds, dresser, refrigerator, microwave, tv, and...

Thank Farmwoman

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Address: 14840 US Highway 2 E, Essex, MT 59916-9735
Region: United States > Montana > Essex
Price Range: €100 - €122 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Half Way Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 4
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“There is no quiet room. The only way you will sleep well is if you live next to tracks now.”
 of 5 bubbles BrianA835, 21 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Get one at the back. It puts you furthest away from train and road noise but you'll have to carry your luggage to the room.”
 of 5 bubbles dontSeattle, 19 Aug 2016 | Read review
“If you stay here ask for the non highway side.”
 of 5 bubbles lorihQ5671AU, 19 Jul 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms are similar and in the same setting.”
 of 5 bubbles Shebamomus, 4 Jul 2013 | Read review
“I never knew they had a swimming pool, it must be the river!”
 of 5 bubbles 923JimS, 4 Oct 2012 | Read review
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