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Cottage On Flathead Lake With Private Beach, Dock, Deck, and Yard

Bedrooms 1
Space 240 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

One Bedroom Cottage On the Lakeshore - Private Beach, Dock, and Yard

This relaxing, romantic, get-away cottage is located on the shore of Flathead Lake. The water's edge is within a stone's throw from your door. The owners live on the adjacent lot. The cottage is their family guest cabin. Located in a quiet neighborhood, you can enjoy the cottage's private beach, dock, deck, and lawn. See the lake from your bed. Have your morning coffee in bed - watch the sun rise. Listening to the waves at night, while sitting at the beach is amazing. Put your feet up, the views of the lake and the mountains are incredible. Our rates include the Montana Bed Tax.

The newly remodeled one-level, 12' x 20' (240 sq.ft.) cabin at the water's edge features: one bedroom, one bath with a shower (no tub), a kitchenette, large windows, and a wrap around deck.

Amenities: New queen size bed; bedding, pillows, towels, and paper products are provided; electric heat; wireless internet; BBQ in the yard; lawn furniture; and one parking space next to the cottage.

Kitchenette includes: Microwave with some microwaveable cooking dishes provided, toaster, coffee maker with filters, bar sized refrigerator with a small freezer, paper plates, cups, and utensils. Guests provide their own meals. Great restaurants are nearby. No daily maid service - original one time linen/towel set up is included.

Suitability: The “Dunwandering” Cottage is a retreat for adults wanting privacy, quiet, and relaxation. Maximum - 2 people on the property - this includes the dock. No visiting boaters. Renters may not bring or have rented sail boats, motorized boats or “wave runners” on the property. We have no safe place to moor them. Please feel free to bring your own float toys or non-motorized water craft (as none are provided.) No events are allowed (example: wedding, dinners, or birthday party.) Non-smokers only please. Camp fires, fireworks, or pets are not permitted. Not suitable for children: mainly due to the close proximity to the Lake. Minimum age limit for Renters: 25 yrs old - ID’s of both people are required and will be checked. Not Wheel Chair Accessible - due to narrow door ways.

Any questions? Don't hesitate to call.

Flathead Lake is the largest and one of the cleanest natural freshwater lakes in the West. It is approximately 15 miles wide, 23 miles long, and has 161 miles of shoreline. The lake offers great recreation: swimming - on site; nearby - local site seeing boat tours, kayak tours, and fishing charters.

While in the area, visit one of the Flathead Valley’s nine championship golf courses; horse boarding, lessons, and trail rides are nearby; The Event at Rebecca Farm (a world class horse event) is in July; and Glacier National Park is an hour’s drive away. Glacier Park offers ranger led walks, horseback riding, boat tours, fishing, a hikers paradise and the 52 mile “Going to the Sun Highway”, a National Historic Landmark that crosses the Continental Divide at Logan Pass.

Special Request: This is a quiet, residential neighborhood. Because we respect our neighbors, we ask that there be no loud music, etc. during your stay. We look forward to having you as our guests.

More Details

Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
May 11, 2017

Guestbook comments from the owner

Thank you so very much, we had a wonderful time. The cottage was so well equipped, right down to the tooth brush. The next time we come to Flathead we will certainly make reservations with you. Thank you again.
Jun 2015
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Lakeside Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 240 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • not suitable for children ...
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
Location Type:
  • Beachfront
  • Lake View
  • Lakefront ...
  • Mountain View
  • Waterfront ...
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining Area
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • Newly remodeled: One bathroom with vanity, one sink, a shower stall, and a toilet. Original one time linen/towel set up is included. Bathroon paper products are also included.
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
  • Newly remodeled: One bedroom with small closet and a sitting area with two chairs. Bedding and pillows are provided for the new queen size bed. Large windows on three sides provide ventilation and enhance the views of the lake and mountains. There is an exterior door out onto the deck. Original one time linen/towel set up is included.
  • Books
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
  • churches
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
A private lakeshore beach and dock are available for the guests to use. Guests are welcome to bring their own float toys, life jackets, or non-motorized water crafts (kayak or canoe) - as these are not provided. Please be aware that the lake can get really rough. Water craft may not be tied to the dock - they need to be put into the yard - and are the renters responsibility. Wireless internet is available.Great restaurants are nearby.


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(14 traveler reviews)

Cottage On Flathead Lake With Private Beach, Dock, Deck, and Yard
average rating of 4.857143 based on 15 reviews

Stay on Flathead Lake

  • 5 of 5

Oh my gosh, we had such a great time. Sheri was so great to work with and the accommodations were comfortable and the view was breathtaking. We will definitely come back!!!

  • Submitted: Sep 13, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful and quiet place to relax and view sunrise on Flathead Lake.

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I stayed at The Cottage on Flathead Lake this August 10th -12th. Sheri and Don Anderson greeted us and made us feel at "home" away from home. They were courteous and helpful and gave advice about stores and places to eat nearby. Their cottage was extra clean and neatly tucked away on the lake for a secluded retreat from the big city. We spent two weeks touring 4 National Parks and this was our most favorite place to stay. We definitely recommend the Cottage for anyone who enjoys some quiet time on the water and occasional views of Bald Eagles and crystal clear water. Larry Brisendine

  • Submitted: Aug 26, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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A very beautiful setting right on Flathead Lake! My husband and I enjoyed the quiet beauty.

  • 5 of 5

We spent 5 nights in this beautiful place. There were plenty of activities to keep us busy but we especially enjoyed the quiet solitude with a good book.

  • Submitted: Jun 7, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Simply amazing!

  • 5 of 5

The owners were friendly and accommodating! I really enjoyed just talking with them and they helped me find fun things to do while in the area. Being next door they seemed to be mindful to allow privacy but were available if needed! I will be back again some day!

  • Submitted: May 27, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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It was beautiful! A spectacular spot!

  • 5 of 5

We had an absolutely wonderful stay! Don and Sheri we're wonderful and accommodating. The cabin was small but perfect for a lake get away! What a small piece of paradise. It was quiet and relaxing and we never wanted to leave! We also enjoyed fun located near our stay. We went on a zip line tour and golfed. Lots of things to do! High recommendation from us!

  • Submitted: Aug 16, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Simple, cozy accommodations with beautiful views

  • 4 of 5

We had a great time during our stay at Dun Wandering cabin. We enjoyed soaking up the sun and taking in the beautiful views on our private dock. Sheri and Don were excellent hosts, accommodating all of our needs while there. The cottage was exactly as we expected: small but well maintained, clean, and equipped with everything we needed. I would certainly recommend this property to anyone looking for a quiet getaway on scenic Flathead Lake.

  • Submitted: Jul 30, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
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Nearest Airport
25 Miles
Glacier International Airport - Kalispell, MT
Nearest Golf
15 Miles
Buffalo HIll - Kalispell; Eagle Bend - Bigfork
Nearest Train
30 Miles
Amtrak - Whitefish, MT
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Highway 93
Nearest Restaurant
1.5 Miles
Lakeside Restaurants
Car: necessary


Rates & Availability

Lakeside Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Early Spring
Apr 1 2017 - May 31 2017
2 night minimum stay
Early Summer
Jun 1 2017 - Jun 24 2017
2 night minimum stay
Jun 25 2017 - Sep 4 2017
2 night minimum stay
Sep 5 2017 - Sep 30 2017
2 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $300

* RATES (MT Bed Tax is included in the rate) VARY BY SEASON: $120.00 to $200.00 per night - Please contact owner for quote
* 2 night minimun stay - Occasional 1 night may be available - Discount with four night consecutive stay
* A refundable security/damage deposit is required prior to arrival.
* We accept HomeAway payment options.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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