Lake McDonald Lodge in Glacier Park

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Lake McDonald Lodge

Located on Lake McDonald’s eastern shore, Lake McDonald Lodge is a historic, Swiss-chalet style abode, offering three types of comfortable accommodation and a plethora of nearby Glacier Park activities. Reservations: 855-733-4522.

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  • For reservations, call 855-733-4522 and find More Info Online. (Make them early - rooms fill fast!)
  • Open daily from late May through late September.
  • Lake McDonald Lodge is located in Glacier Park’s southwestern corner, along the Going To The Sun Road.
  • Stay at Lake McDonald Lodge and enjoy Montana’s finest scenery and a host of outdoor activities.


Opened in 1914, Lake McDonald Lodge is one of Glacier National Park’s premiere accommodations, with 100 guest rooms divided between the main lodge, adjacent cottages and a motor inn. Nestled lakeside amidst towering cedars and cottonwoods, relax on the grounds or investigate the gift shop, camp store, dining areas and nearby activities. Prominent Spokane architect Kirtland Cutter designed Lake McDonald Lodge as well as the nearby Conrad Mansion, a beautifully preserved 1895 Victorian mansion for wealthy pioneer Charles E. Conrad, a founding father of Kalispell.


Located on Lake McDonald along The Going To The Sun Road; 11 miles from West Glacier, 40 miles from St. Mary Lake.


Lake McDonald Lodge and facilities open daily from May 19th - September 27th, 2017.

Nearby Attractions/Activities

  • Hiking
  • Boat Tours/Rentals
  • Bus Tours
  • Fishing
  • River Rafting
  • Horseback Riding
  • Ranger-led Programs


Main Lodge:  A National Historic Landmark, the main lodge features a large lobby with such unique touches as engraved messages in the local Native American language. Relax in rustic yet comfortable private rooms after a busy day of park activity.

  • Gift shop
  • Camp Store
  • Lounge
  • Restaurants
  • Parking
  • Available Boxed Lunches
  • ATM (lobby)
  • Room Fees: $110-$261 nightly
  • Private bathrooms
  • No elevator


  • Adjacent to Lodge
  • Duplex-style
  • Shared Porch
  • Private Bathrooms/Parking
  • Room Fees: $159-$282 nightly


Reservations are strongly encouraged; make them early as rooms fill quickly.
Phone: 855-733-4522
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