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    Rainbow Ranch Lodge

    42950 Gallatin Road, Gallatin Gateway, Big Sky, MT 59730
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    Overview
    • Excellent74%
    • Very good14%
    • Average7%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible2%
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    “hot tub” (33 reviews)
    “big sky” (73 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Pets Allowed
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    Breakfast included
    3.5 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 291 reviews

    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    This was an excellent dining experience. My wife had the grilled pork chop and I had the grilled walleye. The food was exceptional and the service excellent too. Sits on the Gallatin River with beautiful views. Highly recommend. Two drinks, Two salads and two entrees...More

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    Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

    The whole family enjoyed our stay at the Rainbow Ranch. The service was great and staff was very helpful. The views from the rooms are amazing. We will definitely go back! The Gallatin River is very beautiful. My husband and kids had fun fishing right...More

    Thank Kathy L
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    The Rainbow Ranch Lodge was recommended to us by a friend, so without much research we went ahead and schedule the first 3 nights of our Spring vacation there. It seemed like a great jumping off point for accessing the West entrance of Yellowstone NP...More

    Thank HeffRaleigh
    Response from rainbowranch2016, General Manager at Rainbow Ranch LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

    Hi There, Thank you for your 5 star review. I appreciate some of your concerns that were listed and they will be addressed. We look forward to serving you again! Warm Regards, Ryan Kunz

    Reviewed 15 June 2017

    Last summer my husband and I spent one night in one of their pondside luxury rooms. The interior of this particular room is beyond description, it is so nice. I have never stayed in a room with such a large and luxurious bathroom. That said,...More

    Thank Kathleen W
    Response from rainbowranch2016, General Manager at Rainbow Ranch LodgeResponded 5 weeks ago

    Hi Kathleen, Thank you for your review! We do understand that our riverside rooms are a little out dated but hope you enjoyed the proximity to the river and had a chance to light a fire and relax and unwind. We are looking to remodel...More

    Reviewed 10 June 2017

    After our disappointing stay at Jackson Lake Lodge, we were a little iffy about how our next stop would be. We'd picked Rainbow Ranch Lodge because Yellowstone lodging wasn't open for the season yet, or was booked up. We needn't have worried. All three of...More

    1  Thank Lisa S
    Response from rainbowranch2016, General Manager at Rainbow Ranch LodgeResponded 5 weeks ago

    Hi Lisa! Thank you so much for your amazing review! We make it our mission here at The Rainbow to WOW our guests at every turn. I am so very happy you and your friends had a great stay with us and I hope to...More

    Buck's T-4 Lodge
    697 reviews
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    554 reviews
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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Hot Tub
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    • Price range
    • US$189 - US$364 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 21
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    • Montana >
    • Big Sky >
    • Gallatin Gateway
    • Also Known As
    • Rainbow Ranch Hotel Gallatin Gateway ,
    • Rainbow Hotel Gallatin Gateway ,
    • Rainbow Ranch Montana
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    5.71 km away
     
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    Nearby Restaurants
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    Olive B's Big Sky Bistro
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    9.24 km away
    Rainbow Ranch Lodge Restaurant
    110 reviews
    .03 km away
    Nearby Attractions
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    lilies3
    16 January 2017|
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    Response from bentprop | Reviewed this property |
    it's about 45 minutes to the West Yellowstone entrance an another hour or so depending on how frequently you stop. In my opinion, Old Faithful is overrated and over built. in the park, I prefer the northeast portion of the... More
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    lilies3
    15 January 2017|
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    Response from rainbowranch2016 | Property representative |
    Hi Rhonada, We are a pet friendly Hotel! You can use either our Riverside Rooms or Pond side Deluxe style rooms. And yes, we are located 45 minutes from West Yellowstone, MT. About a 45 minute drive from our Hotel. Let... More
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    Thomas P
    25 June 2016|
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    Response from John R | Reviewed this property |
    The fireplace is a wood burning fireplace and they provide dry, chopped wood for you to use. There is a screen in front of the fireplace for safety and prevent coals from jumping out onto the floor.......
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    "Might want to look at the river front rooms. We liked the pond side room, but people were fishing in the..."
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    "Request Prairie Dog room if staying in riverside room. If you want a really nice room, stay in pondside..."
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    "Antelope room-facing river and nice porch"
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    "Stay on the rooms at the lower level if you can."
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