Top 8 Yurts In And Near Glacier National Park, USA - Updated 2021

Yurts In & Near Glacier National Park, USA
Catherine
Catherine
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While some yurts are commonly found in Mongolia and Kyrgyzstan, travellers may still try it around Glacier National Park. Nestled in the Rockies’ of Montana, tourists who wish to hike through the mountains visit the place as it is one of the desirable activities of the park. If you have a permit, you can even camp on the campsites along the trails! However, I propose trying out the yurts in the area. These yurts are far more modern in style and much more convenient- some with electricity or air-conditioning, as opposed to the traditional yurts used by the nomads in Central Asia. While staying in yurts may be unconventional, its uniqueness is what makes it truly enjoyable and livable. Everything you need to know about living in one may be on the list below. So take the chance and check out these top eight yurts in and near Glacier National Park, USA.

1. Beautiful upscale yurt bordering on Flathead Lake (from USD 191)

Those looking for yurts near Glacier National Park should consider this listing. Considered one of the best yurts in Montana, this two-bedroom yurt is in complete isolation on the northern end of Flathead Lake. Guests may indulge in the beautiful, outstanding 360-degree views of Flathead Lake, Glacier Park and Whitefish Mountain to the north, the Swan Mountains to the east, and the Blacktail Mountain. But that doesn’t end there! During the day, clear blue skies are set to greet you warmly and for the finale, the gleaming stars of Montana at night. As it is in the secluded area, guests will need to bring a car which they can freely park on site. There’s also an ample living-dining space, and a kitchen well equipped for all the guests’ needs. The yurt is air-conditioned and features a heating facility at the same time, so guests need not worry whatever season they’ll be visiting. Also, if you happen to share this wonderful trip with a baby, you may ask for a crib which also makes it kid-friendly.

Beautiful Luxury Yurt bordering on Flathead Lake
Somers, Montana, United States
152 reviews
Yurt 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
also grest wifi and super comfy bed
beds were super comfy
the space was comfortable luxurious and had all the amenities you can think of
i also liked the burts bees shampoo and conditioner beds were very comfortable
the kitchen has beautiful appliances and is nicely stocked
Cleanliness:
it was clean impeccably decorated and cozy
the yurt was very clean cozy and had nice modern features and thoughtful touches including a beautiful kitchen
this unique space is very clean and has amazing views
Host:
linda was a tremendously helpful host
linda is a fantastic host
linda was an awesome host
linda was perfect host helpfull and provided all the info needed
linda and her husband were great hosts
Location:
location was easy and convenient to stores and services
great place to stay if you’re looking for a unique offering in montana near glacier national park
a very quiet and peaceful setting yet close to everything
this place is perfection
quiet very clean close to wonderful restaurants/stores/lakes/mountains
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2. Spencer mountain solar yurt (from USD 137)

If the first one is in a remote with open field space, this time, let’s check out the yurt that can be found in the woods on a mountainside. Surrounded by trees and lush vegetation, this solar-powered yurt rental near Glacier National Park is the perfect spot to enjoy activities like hiking and horseback riding. Tourists may find various trails for bikes to see more of the beauty the neighbourhood has to offer. It is only 5 miles (8 km) downtown Whitefish and will only take 45 minutes to drive to the Glacier National Park. The kitchen features basic cooking necessities and appliances such as a stove, a refrigerator, and a coffeemaker. Guests may also hang out in the backyard where a BBQ grill is available for use. Unfortunately, travellers may only experience this yurt on the latter part of May until end of September each year. So you better plan your visit during these months!

Spencer Mountain Solar Yurt
Whitefish, Montana, United States
155 reviews
Yurt 3 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
it was decorated nicely and had all the linens and kitchen supplies we needed
awesome yurt give glamping a try everything you need in a cozy well-equipped lodging with lots of light
i'm not much of a camper and i found it really comfortable and relaxing
all of the fun of camping but you get to sleep in a bed (my favorite part)
Cleanliness:
everything was clean and tidy on arrival
it was clean and spacious
the house is sparkling clean and well equipped
the toilet and shower were clean and worked great
everything is exactly as described well-maintained clean and adorable
Host:
hosts were very responsive
the hosts were kind and really helpful
great hosts really easy to communicate with and the yurt is better then they describe
great and accommodating hosts
and the hosts were so friendly as well :)
Location:
beautiful atmosphere and location
great place near town but felt secluded
the location is beautiful and the inside is so cozy
if you ha e the opportunity book this location
so close to whitefish for a nice evening out as well
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3. Glamping in Polebridge, MT near Glacier National Park

What’s a better way to completely enjoy and relax? Stay in a place where there’s no Wi-Fi and completely disconnect yourself from the stress of the hurly-burly city! This yurt is a traditional Mongolian Ger where there’s no electricity and running water. However, the clean drinking water in a container will be handy at the property. Just like some of the yurts you’ll find in town, this private accommodation is only available during the months of June through mid-September. But trust me, these are the best months to enjoy this place! Please do also take note that as it is nestled in the woods, there would be no public transportation present during your visit. I suggest bringing a four-wheel drive to go in and out of the property conveniently!

Glacier National Park Yurt in Polebridge, MT
Flathead, Montana, United States
40 reviews
Yurt 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 0 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
it had so much character and history as well as amazing breakfast sandwiches
it can get cold there at night and we appreciated our warm cozy bed
Cleanliness:
it is very clean and nicely decorated and never felt cramped it was perfect a perfect experience
Host:
she was a very responsive and helpful host
she was a great host and was prompt to answer any questions we may have had
robin was a kind host and we loved our stay
addie works as a baker at the mercantile and was extremely friendly and accessible
robin was an enthusiastic and attentive host and we'd look forward to staying at the ger again
Location:
great accommodations near glacier national park
unique decor and location make this perfect for glamping
private setting and great location within walking distance to the polebridge market and restaurant
it's close to many of the trails and attractions on the west side of the park
the location is also perfect for experiencing glacier but away from the crowded hustle and bustle of tourists
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4. A bright and cozy yurt (from USD 129)

Here’s yet another treat for solo travellers or couples who wish take advantage of staying in a lovely and cozy yurt. It is conveniently in about 7 miles (11 km) from the Glacier National Park, so it’s easier to visit! Travellers may access common areas like the bathroom and the kitchen. There you’ll see a small refrigerator, a propane stove, a toaster oven, and some of the primary cooking utensils for convenience. This yurt is also dog-friendly so guests may tag his or her best buddy along during the trip. They are very much welcome just like the adults staying in the yurt. Although dogs are not allowed in the Glacier National Park, there’s a dog kennel available on site for your Fido to rest safe and sound while you are away!

Mooseshroom Yurt
Columbia Falls, Montana, United States
98 reviews
Yurt 5 Beds 1 Bedroom 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
amazing shower and amenities
nice couch to relax on small kitchen in the yurt
Cleanliness:
very clean and cozy
very clean very comfortable
it was beautiful clean and warm
the mooseshroom was cozy clean and comfy
we had a great stay at this clean and cozy yurt
Host:
host was very friendly and thoughtful
teri was a great host and very welcoming
terri is a great host
terri was a wonderful host
terri was a great host
Location:
location provides easy park access
the location was also perfect
location was super close to west entrance of glacier
amazing place and location will definitely come back :)
such a great spot close to the entrance of the park so easy access
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5. Beautiful private yurt (from USD 240)

Enjoy glamping near Glacier National Park by renting this beautiful yurt. For only about 7 miles (11 km), tourists may reach the West Glacier entrance quickly in Glacier National Park from this property. Nestled in the serene woods of Coram, the yurt is earth-friendly and will give its guests all the conveniences and comfort even though it is hidden in the woodlands. The yurt functions like a house where a sitting area, a dining space, and a bathroom is available. It has an attached bathroom complete with shower, toilet, washer, and a dryer. The kitchen comes with a stove, a refrigerator, and a sink for your use during your stay.

Stay uniquely @GNP- Yurtsville Retreat Green
Coram, Montana, United States
25 reviews
Yurt 0 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
the location worked very well for us the yurt was clean & well appointed
Host:
vern is an incredibly courteous and gracious host
Location:
we loved our stay at vern's place highlights: easy check in wonderful location comfy bed
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6. A brand new yurt (from USD 240)

This yurt has recently opened its doors to travellers on July 1, 2018. As it is new, guests will instantly feel fresh, cozy, and may take advantage of using spick and span amenities and equipment. Example of these is the kitchen, the bathroom, the bedroom, and the living area. Again, there would be no public transportation available in the area, so it’s better to bring a car or rent one before your stay. There’s a gas station accessible nearby and a spacious parking space for the guests. You’ll find two local restaurants not far from the property and two adventure parks namely Glacier Highline & Amazing Fun Center.

Yurtsville Retreat-7mi to GNP-Stay like no other!
Coram, Montana, United States
48 reviews
Yurt 1 Bed 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
during the day an oscillating fan is available and helps a bit
happy the fire heater worked and really warmed up the space
the room was large enough to easily fit a queen bed sitting area and kitchen with dining table
great bed full kitchen comfortable living room and lots of space
Cleanliness:
the bathroom was clean and very useful
the yurt is clean and cute
Host:
vern is a great host and highly responsive and accommodating
the owners were excellent at communicating with us about our stay
Location:
coram is very well situated and close to glacier
it is an easy driving distance to glacier park
i would highly recommend this location
only 7 miles from the park so the perfect location for exploring glacier from the west entrance
great location near gnp and columbia falls
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7. Furnished yurt in forest settings (from USD 99)

Surrounded by the scenic natural beauty of Montana, this yurt is apt for a couple looking for a romantic getaway home. Set on acres of wooded property, this yurt offers comfortable accommodation for up to two guests. Elevated slightly above the ground, the yurt has a small deck with seating to admire the surrounding beauty. Inside, there is a comfortable bed, a skylight, seating and some storage space. Guests will also have access to a common bath and kitchen house. Other shared amenities include a fire pit, a barbecue grill, a picnic area, and hammocks. Glacier National Park is a short drive away.

The Glacier Yurt
Coram, Montana, United States
27 reviews
Yurt 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
we surely appreciated the soarkling clean common areas thanks terri
the yurt itself was clean and cozy
Host:
the host is happy inviting and has great advice to make the most out of your stay
loved the yurt and terri provided a great friendly experience for us in a beautiful yard
they are both so sweet and friendly
i am not always one for chatting up airbnb hosts but terri is well worth talking to
Location:
i dont know why you are still uncertain about booking this place after reading all this amazing reviews
we slept super well each night after hiking in glacier national park
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8. Well-equipped yurt nestled amongst trees (from USD 121)

Nestled amongst the trees of Whitefish in Montana is this lovely yurt on stilts. The back deck of the yurt offers stunning views of the forest. The interior of the yurt is very well-appointed and comes equipped with an open-plan dining area and kitchen, a modern private bathroom, a log bunk bed, a queen-size bed, and a fully furnished living area. A front porch is also available for enjoying your morning coffee. The downtown area is just a 10-minute drive away.

~ Franklin's Tower ~
Whitefish, Montana, United States
56 reviews
Yurt 3 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
it was very nice and clean and welcoming
terrific location unique experience beautiful scenery clean and open
it was clean put together and cute and was overall perfect
amazing place the bed was comfortable and very spacious
Host:
valerie was a great host
valerie left great local recommendations and was friendly and helpful in all communication
Location:
great location very fun clamping experience
this was a great unique beautiful place thoroughly enjoyed my stay in it
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Alternative accommodations

The beauty of Glacier National Park is best explored on the move. And by renting an RV, you get the dual benefits of freedom to move around whenever the mood strikes you along with easy access to your living and sleeping quarters. Choose from motorhomes, trailers, camper vans and more and the make the most of your Glacier National Park trip.

A must-try experience

Staying in yurts is something one person should experience in his or her lifetime. It may be unusual and in some cases, not luxurious, but hey, this could be your chance to savour that much-needed break and disconnect to the city for a little while. Whether you’re here to admire the scenic beauty of the region or visit some of the best theme parks and amusement parks in Montana, you’re sure to have a good time. Enjoy the most out of your visit to Glacier National Park and take time to experience staying at one of the yurts on our list!

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