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Flathead Lake Suites weekly Saturday to Saturday rentals for adults only is a large wooded property with 314 feet of private waterfront on Angel Point peninsula. No smoking or pets please. Free amenities include two docks with sitting benches and ladders to climb out of your swim in the lake; free canoeing, row-boating, and stand up paddle boarding; beach pavilion with life jackets; a lake platform with padded lounges and the lake flowing under the lake platform; three benchswings; a sun shelter with swivel rocking chairs; campfire area with free wood and roasting sticks for marshmallows; secluded walking trails with three picturesque bridges; a pond and Roman fountains; 26 "outside rooms" with wrought iron and log benches, and lounge chairs; and a short walk to a nearby 17 acre wild bird refuge. The panoramic views of Flathead Lake on three sides and across the lake of six mountain ranges and Glacier National Park peaks are stunning. Exclusive privacy for adults away from the bustle of the world makes Flathead Lake Suites a unique hideaway.
A wrought iron railing front porch leads into the 750 sq. ft. Chalet with vaulted ceilings, chandeliers and large windows, rain-forest gold marble flooring, mirrored sliding door closets that reflect the lake, a carpeted living area with two loveseats, large rock fireplace, 50' wide-screen television with Blue-Ray player and WiFi. The Chalet features a fully equipped modern kitchen with custom-built cabinets, granite counter-tops and peninsula, and a large dining area. The luxury bath with a custom built walk-in tile and granite shower for two, a deluxe king size bed in the bedroom, and wide sliding doors leading to a private log-railing balcony with rocking chairs and tables make the Chalet a luxurious home away from home.
The Lake Condo and Beach Condo feature king size beds, full size kitchens, two-room baths with towels and hair dryers, and comfortable sitting areas with TV and WiFi, and padded couches.
Flathead Lake Suites is a paradise high in the Rockies where you can wade on the beach (bring water shoes because it has pebbles); watch the ducks, grebes and loons on Flathead Lake; meander amid the beautiful flowers and trees; relax on the hammocks; watch squirrels, chipmunks, and other wildlife from the haven of a log arbor; and watch the bald eagles and osprey (birds with up to a five-foot wing span) soar overhead and land in Flathead Lake Suites' wooded acres.
Because Flathead Lake Suites is located on a peninsula in Flathead Lake away from the bustle of the world, you can see the colorful wide panorama of sunrises and sunsets, the moonrise and shimmer on the lake and bright stars in the clear mountain sky. The scenic beauty and woodland serenity, enhanced by wildflowers, waterfalls, reflecting pools, and moss covered rocks, make Flathead Lake Suites more than a luxurious place to stay - it is a destination highlight!
Flathead Lake Suites is adjacent to or near: Glacier National Park, numerous golf courses, Wild Horse Island, Jewel Basin, hiking and cross-country skiing in scenic forests, Blacktail Mountain and Whitefish Mountain ski resorts, the National Bison Range and Federal Bird Refuge, world-class restaurants, and all Glacier Country fun!
Keywords: Glacier National Park, Flathead Lake, Lakeside, Montana, vacation rentals, vacation lodging, chalet, condo.
Near Kalispell, Bigfork, Whitefish, and Polson.
When she was seven years old, Linda moved to the Flathead Valley with her family. Her father was a lumber man and Linda grew up hiking in Glacier Country's forests and swimming in the area's many lakes. Wayne had traveled extensively in most of Europe while he was in the military. In August 1961, before his senior year at Brigham Young University, Wayne traveled with a buddy to visit their friend who was working in Glacier National Park. Wayne thought then that Glacier Country was the most beautiful place he had ever seen in Europe or the United States. He decided it was where he wanted to be on his honeymoon. Wayne met Linda the next month in a class they were both taking. They were engaged by Christmas and married August 15, 1962, spending their honeymoon in Glacier National Park.
We both knew we wanted to live in the Flathead Valley so in 1963, we spent the summer looking at the many areas and lakes in Glacier Country. We were both teachers and we stayed with Linda's parents for the summer. We had been out all day with a realtor and still had not found what we wanted. We went home to Linda's parents' house and, in the newspaper, found an ad by owner for this magnificently situated property. It was on the end of Angel Point peninsula jutting out into Flathead Lake. Nothing had even come close to the breathtaking panoramic beauty of this place.
Linda and Wayne Muhlestein email: firstname.lastname@example.org phone 1-406-844-2204 purchased this chalet in 1963
It took us thirty years of working in California before we could come home to build. During the summers we cleared brush and got the land ready to build on. We drilled a well 286 feet deep into rock to get our great water well. We felt lucky with each step of the process because of the awesome grandeur of Flathead Lake and the six spectacular mountain ranges you can see from here. We lived in a tent, then a trailer house and finally in June 1993 we retired and came home to build. The luxury Chalet was completed in February 2011.
There are many places here on the property and on the waterfront where you feel like you are the only person(s) in the world. The osprey (birds with up to a five foot wing span) and bald eagles land in Flathead Lake Suites' trees or the 17 acre bird refuge just steps away. Relax in the hammocks or log benchswings, roast marshmallows on the campfire, fish from the dock or rowboat, canoe and swim in the lake, and cross-country ski or hike in the miles of nearby forest trails. Eleven golf courses, Glacier National Park and all Glacier Country fun are nearby.
The spectacular sunrises, sunsets, moonrises sparkling across the lake, fresh mountain air among the giant trees, blue clear lake and panoramic views are unique in the way they can be seen and experienced here. We shut the wrought iron gates with elk on them and our guests tell us that they feel they are shutting out the world.
Aloha -- Thank you so much . . . for an amazing place. You have million dollar views and a brilliant and beautiful landscaping design. We are so glad we could come. Thank you for your kindness and hospitality.
This is our second summer vacationing at the Chalet and we will definitely be back. Linda and Wayne are the most wonderful hosts, and you could not ask for a more serene and beautiful place to stay. The Chalet is well appointed and has a wonderful view of the lake and the natural setting of the home. You'll be surrounded by the sounds of nature. We saw deer, bald eagles, ospreys and humming birds during our stay. We also loved sitting by the lake and taking a plunge in the clear water. There are many beautiful hikes within a short drive and Glacier National Park is not too far as well. There are great restaurants in Lakeside and Big Fork, but you'll want to spend most of your time at the lake--it is so relaxing you really won't want to leave. We didn't!
My husband I have traveled extensively and never have I been to a more beautiful place. When we talked to Linda and Wayne about how they acquired the property and developed it over time, I am truly in awe. You are in close proximity to Kalispell, Whitefish, Columbia Falls and Glacier Park, but really, can we just stay here? It is so peaceful that you never want to leave. There are many "so-called" outdoor rooms on the property that are fun to explore and each one has it's own unique personality. The units are well furnished, modern and clean -- with a view from every window -- of which there are many. Linda and Wayne are gracious, warm and very accommodating and we could not have had a better experience.
Sandy O'Connor, Mission Viejo, California
The perfect retreat. Peaceful. Quiet. A work of art. We wish we were there now. The only way to describe the grounds would be enchanted or magical. We loved walking the trails and discovering all the hidden treasures. Every evening we saw a Humming Bird who would visit the many flowers that surrounded us and then take a bath in one of the fountains. We miss sitting on one of the three large porch swings and seeing the sunlight play on the mountains on the other side of the lake. There are so many things to do nearby. You can visit the restaurants and shops in Bigfork. Flathead Lake is right in front of you. Glacier National Park and the Jewel Basin wilderness are within easy driving range. Linda and Wayne are the perfect host. We definitely will be back again!
We never wanted to leave!! Words cannot describe the natural beauty of this place. The hosts made you feel comfortable and welcome. The chalet was private, well equipped, and had a fantastic view of the lake. The grounds were like a private park. We will definitely return.
We just got home from an amazing week at the beach condo, located on Flathead Lake. (The largest fresh water lake west of the Mississippi!) It is a wildlife haven! We enjoyed ourselves tremendously! The weather was very cooperative for our stay. Linda and Wayne were wonderful hosts and have furnished the condo nicely. Great place to go relax and enjoy the many different outdoor 'rooms'!
My husband and I stayed 1 week and wished we could have stayed longer. Wonderful hosts and the property is beautiful. The accommodation was perfect with being private, beautiful views and quiet and peaceful. Wish we were there now.
Flathead Lake Suites is an exclusive mountain hideaway for couples on a large wooded property with 314 feet of private Flathead Lake lakefront.
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My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
Rates are weekly Saturday to Saturday as many weeks as you would like. July and August for one or two adults, the Chalet is $1200 per week, the Lake Condo $900, and the Beach Condo $800. September thru June, the Chalet is $800, the Lake Condo or Beach Condo $700.
The Lounge is for rent at the same rate as the Beach Condo to those already renting at Flathead Lake Suites.
For more than two in a unit, there is an additional charge of $100/week per person.
After making your reservation, your nonrefundable $250 per week deposit check to Flathead Lake Suites should be mailed to P.O. Box 768, Lakeside, MT 59922. Linda will then email you a confirmation. Your deposit applies towards your total.
Please see Flathead Lake Suites web site at www.angelpoint.com for more information and pictures of the Lake Condo, the Lounge, and the large property with its log gazebo, sun shelter, lake platform, docks, campfire area, and more.
There is no charge for the many free amenities such as row-boating, canoeing, stand-up paddle boarding, free wood and roasting sticks for the campfire, etc. Life jackets and oars are in the beach pavilion.
Flathead Lake Suites premises and property are only for the use of our guests staying here, so we have log and other fencing around the large property. Upon arrival, please drive through the log arch with the wrought iron gates with elk on them. It is a loop drive so you can drive out the other gate easily. Please shut the gates behind you to keep the deer out. If you are bringing a boat or ATV trailer, there is room to keep them in the parking lot at the top.
A dock slip is available for a boat or wave runner for free (depending on availability) if you make arrangements with Linda prior to coming. There are public boat launches in Lakeside and Somers.
If you are staying multiple weeks, we change your sheets and towels, refurnish your paper products, and do a light cleaning on Saturdays for your unit.
We hope you make this your home away from home!
Adults only. No smoking or pets please. Weekly only, Saturday to Saturday. July and August the Chalet is $1200 per week. Lake Condo $900, Beach Condo or Lounge $800. September thru June: Chalet $800. Lake Condo or Beach Condo or Lounge $700. Your $250 nonrefundable reservation check or money order made to Flathead Lake Suites and mailed to PO Box 768, Lakeside, MT 59922 applies towards your total.