10 Best Vrbo Vacation Rentals In Hamilton, Montana - Updated 2021

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Maria Cristina
Maria Cristina
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Hamilton is the quintessential small American town in Montana with its picturesque scenery of lush farms, orchards, and active ranches spread all over its valley. The cultural center and the county seat of Bitterroot Valley was originally created as a planned community by Marcus Daly, Montana’s Copper King. Aside from the Daly Mansion, there are historic structures, novelty shops, and highly acclaimed restaurants that attract tourists to this culture-rich laid-back city. The Ravalli County Museum built in the 1900s is among the finest small town museums and in the National Register’s list of Historic Buildings. It’s also known for clean living with lots of fresh air, clean water, and open spaces with various options for outdoor recreation with its numerous streams and mountains. Experience better quality of living by booking one of the best Vrbo vacation rentals in Hamilton, Montana, we’ve listed below. Check them out!

1. A warm and cozy cottage (from USD 98)

This old bunkhouse was transformed into a cozy cottage for five guests. It’s located behind the main house of the owners on a working farm 2 miles (3.21 km) outside Hamilton within the Bitterroot Mountains. The spacious cottage was updated with modern features like a heated slab floor for extra warmth; a well-designed open plan where guests can eat, cook, and relax while watching TV; a space-saving loft containing three twin beds. The main bedroom has a queen-sized bed, a private bathroom, and access to a tiny patio. The cottage is fenced in with its own driveway and access. Be aware that the barnyard animals fenced off from the cottage tend to be noisy. Book this cottage if you want the farm life experience for two nights.

The Cottage at Farmstead Hollow; Warm and Cozy Retreat 2 miles West of Hamilton
89 reviews
cottage 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The cottage is very charming
The kitchen had everything we needed
The kitchen was stocked with everything I needed to cook and bake meals
The furnishings are stylish and comfortable
Our rating would be 3 5 stars for the bunkhouse and 5 stars for the kindhearted owners
Cleanliness:
It's quiet clean and lovely with large windows and beautiful property
The property was just as advertised - clean
and we were able to see the newborn baby pigs
The cottage was sparkling clean and very cozy
Host:
Megan and her family are wonderful warm hosts and only added to our experience
Very friendly and inviting family made us feel welcomed
Our hosts were very nice and helpful
They went out of their way to help with our rescued pet they hung out with him for a couple of hours while we finished up what we had to do in the valley
Also the farm animals are too cute
Location:
There are several grocery stores within a 5 min drive and very conveniently located
but still out enough to relax
The location is perfect close to numerous trails a convenient distance to town but still surrounded by nature
and it's well built
so it's easy to go to restaurants or the grocery store but far enough away that there is no road noise
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2. Lovely cottage by the pond (from USD 327)

This huge cottage on Golden Pond drive is perfect for 10 guests. It’s surrounded by a natural forest where various wildlife roams and near a pond with lots of waterfowl. Enjoy awesome mountain views from the floor-to-ceiling windows that wrap around the house bordering the living room, dining area, den, and the four spacious bedrooms with ensuite bathrooms. The open kitchen is equipped with high-class appliances to cook family-sized meals. There’s a covered porch offering a relaxing view of the pond and Lavender fields. Modern conveniences like air-conditioning, heating, cable TV, free internet, laundry facilities, and free parking are provided with the required minimum three-night stay.

Wildlife Habitat on 32 Acres in Western Montana
57 reviews
House 4 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The kitchen is equipped with great cooking & serving accessories
The kids enjoyed watching the resident deer
We also enjoyed fishing the pond in the front yard and were able to catch and release several trout
The grounds were immaculate and we all enjoyed the wildlife and ponds
The only thing missing for it to be "an all inclusive" resort is the pool which we did not want or need
Cleanliness:
Very clean comfortable and very well
We were 6 adults and 2 children (1 infant 1 toddler) and never got in each others
We and our guests thoroughly enjoyed the spacious grounds and relaxing atmosphere
In addition the property is it's own fabulous "nature preserve" which added to the enjoyment of all especially the grandchildren
Host:
Marilyn was extremely helpful as well
There were several deer ducks and canadian geese on the grounds while we were there The owner made us feel welcome and was very helpful
We were so pleased to find this spacious lovely home which met and even surpassed our expectations
We took full advantage of everything the house had to offer including the pool table hot tub and beautiful deck
The home and property are absolutely beautiful and very well maintained
Location:
It is within easy access to the Bitterroot river
We like to get out and about
we were greeted every morning by grazing deer and the sound of bullfrogs
Marilyn is so thoughtful and every detail has been thoughtfully addressed
This house is beautifully located on 32 wooded acres with two ponds and loads of wildlife
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3. A beautifully restored house on Main Street (from USD 150)

The Scandia House on Main Street was a former pleasure house renovated into an elegant two-floor apartment. It’s a cozy homestay for four guests with its two spacious bedrooms with queen beds and two luxurious bathrooms. A living room with a bar and fireplace is on the ground floor along with a huge fully equipped kitchen and a dining area. The top-floor roof deck is designed with loungers and dining tables so guests can enjoy dining and drinking outdoors with panoramic views of the city and mountains. A two-night stay is required provided with heating, air-conditioning, free internet, cable TV, parking, and washing facilities. Be aware that the owner’s dog roams the premises.

Beautifully Restored house of pleasure on Main St above Blodgett Canyon Wine Bar
94 reviews
villa 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
Tin ceilings in a fully renovated flat with roof deck access Not your typical accommodation
I don't know if it might be noisy on nights when the wine bar is open and the back patio/rooftop is crowded
We used the fully-equipped kitchen to make ourselves breakfast several times Everything was easy and comfortable
we were always happy to get home and relax in the living room or the back patio/rooftop (which is accessible and empty on days when the wine bar is closed)
(the patio area is next to the bedrooms)
Cleanliness:
Everything is very clean and welcoming
The rooms were very quiet and we slept great every night
everything and more cant wait to return
Host:
He showed us around when we arrived
He was responsive and very kind
Your communication personal tour of the house and all the touches of home
He was easy to communicate with and was there when we checked in
bowls of candy refridge with breakfast makings and ice cream in the freezer) made for a fun getaway
Location:
Beautifully restored property very conveniently located in downtown Hamilton Walking distance to shops and restaurants Loved it
Very short walk to Naps and Bitterroot Brewing
we were walking distance to cute shops
We loved the location and ability to explore the Bitterroot Valley and also Missoula
Craig is a top notch host
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4. A well-appointed downtown apartment (from USD 175)

Up for rent is a one-bedroom apartment unit in the ground floor of a historic building a block away from the Main Street on the South 3rd. It’s near the city center, groceries, and restaurants with access to outdoorsy activities like winter sports, fishing, and mountain trekking. Tastefully decorated in a mix of new and old décor with an Asian motif its modest layout features a small but cozy living room for entertaining guests or watching TV and a tiny fully stocked kitchen in another room with a counter as the dining area. To sleep four guests comfortably, there’s a queen bed in the bedroom and a fold-out couch in the living room with a private bathroom on the side. Enjoy your morning coffee out in the garden in the conservatory or out on the patio. The unit is not recommended for children below 12 years of age.

Tastefully Furnished Downtown Apartment In The Historic Wesley Building.
41 reviews
Apartment 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The hosts anticipated our every need
The apartment was so beautiful
We stayed at this one bedroom one bath apartment while attending a wedding
and you felt like you were visiting old friends
so it's very private
Cleanliness:
The apartment and surroundings are lovely and Wes and Eileen are wonderful hosts
Very clean in the midst of downtown Hamilton
very clean and well appointed with a full kitchen Wes and Eileen
Host:
are gracious experienced hosts
The hosts are thoughtful creative urbane people
Eileen and Wes are delightful
this Vrbo Warm regards Shea & Cec
We were met with a complimentary bottle of champagne to greet us and were greeted by Wes and given a tour of our apartment and the grounds We were given Wes' cell phone number and he asked that we ...
Location:
The property's in a quiet neighborhood that's within easy walking distance of downtown shops and a large park
we walked just a few blocks to restaurants and shopping daily
The location was perfect Very close to the downtown shops restaurants and farmers market Owners
The location was ideal - a quiet residential area adjacent to the downtown business district that enabled us to feel completely safe yet we could easily walk to the many great restaurants and shops
The home is within walking distance of the best restaurants shops etc in Hamilton
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5. A quaint log cabin with a hot tub (from USD 250)

This log cabin is in Bitterroot Valley center near the canal, close to Darby and Hamilton and 3 miles (4.8 km) to Lake Como. It’s a spacious cabin with a gorgeous wooden structure decorated with fine wooden furniture. The two huge bedrooms are furnished with enough queen beds to sleep up to six guests with a private bathroom supplied with a heated tub and shower. It also has a fully stocked kitchen with a dining area beside a living room surrounded by wide picture windows. Relax on the covered patio with bistro chairs and soak in the hot tub while enjoying awesome mountain views.

Authentic Quaint Log Cabin on 2400 Private Acres w/ Stellar Views & Hot Tub
81 reviews
cabin 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The master bedroom had a comfortable mattress and great views
The cabin is breathtaking and the kids loved relaxing in the hot tub
The cabin is tidy and well-appointed with everything we needed
The kitchen is modern with all the conveniences
The evening was a perfect time to catch a sunset over those mountains from the hot tub
Cleanliness:
Very clean and well-appointed
The cabin was so clean
Not only is the cabin beautiful and impeccably clean
The cabin itself is super clean and well appointed
Host:
Amazing experience Beautiful fully stocked cabin John the owner was super kind and attentive
Janie & John are amazing hosts
John and Jani were wonderful hosts
You have the feeling of being remote
So relaxing We slept in and made breakfast then relaxed and took in the views all day
Location:
The Harlan Cabin is a dream
Groceries or restaurants in Hamilton or Darby are not far away
Although secluded there is easy access to the highway and a variety of activities
yet you are within a fifteen minute drive to all of the necessities
The mountains are so beautiful from every window of the cabin
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6. A modern apartment in a historic building (from USD 135)

This bright and spacious basement apartment has a well-planned layout cozy for three guests. The unit has its own private entrance in a historic building on the Main Street a block away from South 3rd. The open plan is shared by a modern living room with a sofa bed that sleeps one guest and a fully equipped kitchen with a bar type counter that seats four guests. A divider separates the sleeping area from the other rooms and it’s furnished with a queen bed that sleeps two more guests, large cabinets, and a grey metal filing cabinet that works as a dresser. The bathroom beside the kitchen is supplied with a tub and shower and free bath essentials. The landscaped garden surrounding the building has a patio and a sun parlor perfect for hanging out.

Casual Contemporary Apartment in the Historic Downtown Wesley Building.
41 reviews
Apartment 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
Comfy bed Well equipped kitchen Plenty of hot water
If that was really comfortable
there was coffee in the kitchen and a hair dryer in the bathroom
I liked how the bed was tucked away from the rest of the apartment
Next time I'd stay upstairs in one of the other apartments with windows
Cleanliness:
Wes and Eileen were wonderfully accommodating The location was perfect and the apartment was immaculately clean
Our apartment was spacious clean and comfortable
The apartment is clean and adorable I loved the bright colors and open floor plan
I think The apartment was decorated really nicely colors and all was stylish
The building and yard are gorgeous
Host:
They were friendly and very helpful
Wes & Eileen are wonderful friendly hosts
They really made sure we felt at home and that all of our needs were met
well appointed throughout and as good as any 5 star hotel
They worked with me on booking with very short notice
Location:
Quiet lovely neighborhood within walking distance of shops and food
The River Park is very close and a great way to take in the beaut of the Bitterroot Valley
The grounds are gorgeous Within walking distance to so many downtown businesses
The location was convenient yet quiet nestled in the heart of downtown Hamilton within walking distance to the quaint town
Within a block of downtown where there is great dining options
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7. A charming lodge in the historic city (from USD 120)

This quaint and cute lodging in South Hamilton has everything a couple needs for a four-night holiday. It’s designed with a tiny lounge cozy for watching TV, a fully stocked kitchen that can cook full meals, a bedroom with a queen bed, and a private bathroom with a walk-in shower. The backyard is surrounded by a lush garden with a picket fence where you can enjoy barbecues and al fresco dining on the patio with some privacy. It’s near shops, diners, groceries, Rocky Mountain Labs, and the River Park Trail System accessible by taking a leisurely stroll with your companion.

Charming Lodging in Historic Hamilton, Montana
31 reviews
House 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The bed is super comfortable
House has everything one could need Excellent kitchen comfy bed nice towels cute patio
The kitchen was complete with everything you need to cook
On arrival there were lovely fluffy towels in the spotless bathroom a new LCD TV with plenty of cable TV channels to watch a WIFI internet connection that was good enough to stream my UK TV when n...
It was also very convenient to have use of the washer/dryer
Cleanliness:
The accommodations are very clean and bright
The house was very well appointed and very comfortable
There were so many good place to eat in town that I don't think I can actually list a favorite
The apartment had everything we needed and is adorable and quite spacious
However I didn't call her very often during my stay because everything was readily available including shampoo and dishwasher detergent :)
Host:
The owner was really nice and friendly
Hamilton is also close to fly fishing hiking golf
The owner was extremely helpful friendly and responsive to all requests and queries from the start and made sure we felt at home
adorable peaceful lovely
Kris was a great host
Location:
I could walk to the library restaurants and the Saturday market
Loved the patio area and it is located in a great location in Hamilton
Several good restaurants were from walking distance to Whity Gate
Centrally locates easy walk to town and shops/restaurants
Easy walk to groceries good dining spots and main street shops
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8. Marvelous house on the Bitterroot River (from USD 200)

This gorgeous stucco house is a true standout in the middle of a private ranch surrounded by natural forest with the Bitterroot River to its west. It contains four bedrooms and two full bathrooms which are distributed to its two floors and contains enough big beds to host eight guests comfortably. The house has a country-style dining area and living room in contrast to the ultra-modern fully equipped kitchen. If you’re not indoors enjoying air-conditioning, cable TV, and free internet, relish the outdoors by doing some hiking, biking, fishing, riding the horses, or driving the ATV. Stay for at least two nights.

Quaint Country Stucco House on Bitterroot River on 2400 Acres of Private Land
44 reviews
House 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The house is very comfortable and the amenities are many
The house is very comfortable and the beds were wonderful
The gazebo overlooking the Bitterroot river was just perfect for enjoying that morning cup of coffee
It was extremely clean and was fully equipped with everything you would need to make a vacation great
We felt like part of the community
Cleanliness:
The property was beautiful & clean
The house was clean and the property was amazing Thanks for making our stay so great
and we look forward to returning
Host:
John and Jani were wonderful hosts always quick with communication and very hospitable
Our hosts Jani and John were wonderful and very accommodating
and he was even more generous with his time and advice in person
Our hosts were friendly and came by the property to welcome us our first night and give us tips on where to visit during our trip
home was clean and well-furnished and the hosts were amazing
Location:
The house is perfectly located for exploring the Bitterroot Valley
restauarants breweries and groicery stores
It's peaceful just a few minutes to Darby or Hamilton if you'd like to eat out or forgot something in your bags
The property is only a few minutes walk to fantastic fishing on the Bitterroot river
The location of the home is perfect to travel to any place in the Bitterroot Valley
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9. The awesome log house (from USD 500)

Hidden in the woodlands West of Hamilton’s town center and near the river is this massive log house with gorgeous wooden interiors spacious enough to host twenty guests. The excellent craftsmanship features two floors each designed with an open layout shared by the living room, dining area, and a gourmet kitchen. A wrap-around balcony, floor-to-ceiling Cathedral windows, and a cozy loft overlooking the living room with a fireplace are the jaw-dropping features of the second floor. The six huge bedrooms containing either a king, queen, or double beds are distributed on all floors including the loft. The master bedrooms on each floor have ensuite bathrooms while the other rooms share bathrooms. The landscaped garden is perfect for evening strolls and hosting small weddings. Comforts like air-conditioning, heating, cable TV, free internet, indoor fireplace, and laundry facilities are provided during your five-night stay. Children and pets are welcome.

Beautiful Secluded Log Home 5 minutes from town.
67 reviews
House 6 Bedrooms 5 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
(the four little boys shared the loft with their own TV )
Alarm was too high to reach
Everyone had their own space and their own comfortable bed
It had many amenities that our families with children enjoyed
The town of Hamilton is darling
Cleanliness:
The house was spacious and clean Perfect fit for our family
The house itself was neat and well taken care of
Host:
My family and I love love love the lodge
no repairman available and new property manager distracted with family gathering
We're ready to make the long trip again next summer
Fire alarm was chirping due to low battery
Two days later new property manager returned my call and says she was not available to receive calls Not very professional
Location:
There were also good hikes just minutes from the house
It was also located in a beautiful and quiet location
great scenery and lots of quiet
Our group 4 wheeled from Arizona to Montana on dirt roads to arrive at the end of their journey at this beautiful home
Overall a beautiful place to stay for out daughters
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10. Cute one-bedroom cottage with a loft

Remodeled in 2014, this charming little cottage now has more cozy space updated with modern amenities like air-conditioning, satellite TV, Wi-Fi, heating, and an indoor fireplace. To sleep six guests, there’s a sleeper sofa in the living room for two guests, a bedroom with a queen bed that sleeps two more, and a loft with a twin bed and trundle for another two guests. The modest open space is fitted with a small living room, fully stocked kitchen, and a folding table for the dining area. The fenced-in garden has bistro chairs where you can enjoy a cup of coffee outdoors. Walking distance to shops, diners, and Hamilton’s Farmers Market it’s the ideal location for a family vacation.

Grove St. Cottage - clean, quiet, private, affordable house in town
35 reviews
House 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The kitchen is very well stocked with everything a cook could need
- the cottage is situated in the access alley to the homes
Nice little cottage that was immaculate
Amy was easy to work with
The cottage is absolutely charming
Cleanliness:
so it does not look like the picture from the street
Host:
and they had nothing but good things to say about it
The owners were very attentive to our needs and were great hosts
The heat sources were more than adequate to keep us toasty during the cool nights Will definitely keep this cottage in mind on our next trip to Hamilton
She answered emails right away Hamilton is a quiet lovely and very friendly town
With that said I would recommend Grove St Cottage or any of Amy's properties to anybody
Location:
The perfect place for a couple or a family to stay Located in a quiet neighborhood walking distance to downtown
Cute cozy house close to downtown Hamilton Quiet neighborhood
Well supplied Within waking distance of many activities
From the minute we saw the little wooden bear holding a "Welcome" sign we felt at home
I've never seen anything like it
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Impressive homes in Hamilton

Whether it’s a small cottage or a remodeled unit in a historic building, the vacation homes in Hamilton never fail to impress. They offer the coziest homestays in a relaxing small town environment surrounded by the lovely landscape of rivers and mountains. You’ll be booking them again when you return to Hamilton, Montana.

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