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Elegant, 2010 Historic Preservation Award! Only 2 Blocks From Downtown Bozeman!

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Minimum Stay 3 nights

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2 Bedroom, 2 Bathroom, With Luxurious Master Suite & Tesla charge port in garage

The Black Dog Hideaway is located in the more desirable south side of Bozeman's Historic District and is just 2 blocks from all that Downtown Bozeman has to offer, shopping, restaurants, bars, and even occasional street fairs. Only 2 blocks from Cooper Park, our neighborhood park, walking distance to Montana State University, and located only 25 minutes from our community ski hill, Bridger Bowl, an hour and a half from Yellowstone National Park, and a few minutes in any direction from a wealth of hiking, biking, fishing and any other outdoor activity you can imagine.

Built in 1911, and the recipient of the 2010 Historic Preservation Award, Black Dog Hideaway is your elegant and cozy home away from home. Come stay here and you will enjoy:

newly renovated custom design wood floors.

original wood trim and built -ins from this historical home’s first days.

a huge, upstairs master bedroom suite complete with a natural stone walk in shower, and a whirlpool, soaking tub.

gourmet kitchen with black granite counter tops and outfitted with everything you'll need including a dishwasher, double oven, trash compactor and pot filler over the stove.

A covered backyard deck, fenced private backyard with a beautiful green lawn, native front yard landscaping, and two front porch swings.

We have a Tesla charge port for guests who drive a Tesla.

The photographs displayed on our walls are original photos taken of our beautiful state, Montana, by a local photographer and they are for sale.

More Details
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Property Manager
Susan Kirkland
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
October 26, 2016
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About Susan Kirkland

We are Johnny and Susan Kirkland, we live in New York, on Long Island's North Shore, most of the year, but all of our 4 children have moved out west and made it their home. So, we thought we should follow suit, we just aren't quite ready to leave New York full time yet. We bought our house and stay there several times per year, so you can be sure that all of the creature comforts are available to you. Susan is a retired Special Education Teacher, who still substitute teaches on a regular basis and Johnny is a Physicist and software developer. Since our children have gone, we've picked up a new hobby of raising guide dogs. We have successfully raised Josh, who is a working guide dog, and we have raised London, who is now a Vet Service Dog for a disabled Vietnam veteran, and we have Gretha, a breeder dog for the GDF, as well as Dave and Sushi. All three are black labs who lives with us all of the time. This is where our home's name comes from, The Black Dog Hideaway is a tribute to our love for our guide dogs and the important work they do.

During your visit you may see our son John who takes care of the Black Dog Hideaway and lives in the private basement apartment with a separate entrance, or when you are making a reservation you'll talk to Sue who manages the home and bookings.

Please feel free to contact us anytime, we'd love to hear from you!

Susan Kirkland purchased this house in 2012

Why Susan Kirkland chose Montana

We fell in love with this house the moment we stepped inside, and we know that you will too! There are two adorable porch swings on the front porch, and the subtle character is amazing. Downstairs, you'll notice the original woodwork, and original built in cabinets from days gone by. Upstairs was updated with comfort in mind. This house has the best of both worlds, old world history and modern updates and comforts. Plus, you can't beat the location, and proximity to downtown Bozeman!

What makes this house unique

Please enjoy the jetted tub in the master bath. Also for your comfort we have installed baseboard heaters under each sink to warm you from the bottom up.

In the master bedroom you will find a built -in wall heater for you additional comfort. For your comfort on those very hot summer days we have installed a Mr. Slim air conditioner in the master bedroom.

The stereo is located in the master bedroom cherry wood closet, and can be heard throughout the second level on built -in speakers.

In the living room, we have installed a 55 inch 3DTV with 3D glasses for 6. Original hardwood floors have been enhanced with walnut ribbon knots and refinished to their natural beauty. With the push of a button, you can enjoy our gas fireplace and enjoy a cozy relaxing atmosphere with family and friends.

The kitchen has granite counter tops, double oven, pot filler over 5 burner gas stove, ice maker on the refrigerator door, double sink, and trash compactor.

The walk to town is easy, and close, as is Cooper Park at only two blocks away. We have a covered backyard deck with outdoor table and chairs that seat 6 for added summer entertaining. A Weber grill is also on the paver patio. Our back yard is professionally landscaped with quaint limestone walk ways, gardens, and a paver patio in keeping with our 1912 Craftsman style home. Fully fenced in yard.



Museum of the Rockies
Montana Ale Works
The Nova Cafe
Garage the Soup Shack & Mesquite Grill
Bozeman Hot Springs
Community Food Co-op West Main
Chickpea Cafe -- CLOSED
Emerson Cultural Center
Sola Cafe
Childrens Museum of bozeman
Bozeman Yellowstone International Airport - BZN
MacKenzie River Pizza Co -- Downtown Bozeman
Cafe Zydeco
Bozone Brewery
Clark's Fork
Mongolian BBQ
A & W Restaurant
"Brings back memories of the 1960's and the delicious root beer."
Ted's Montana Grill
"Ted Turner, (Turner Communications Network), and has a ranch in Montana, created Ted" his ow..."
Bridger Bowl Ski Area
"Only 30 minutes from Black Dog Hideaway!"
Nearest Airport
10 Miles
Bozeman Yellowstone International Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.2 Miles
Emerson Bar
Nearest Golf
4 Miles
Bridger Creek Golf Course
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Interstate 90
Nearest Restaurant
0.2 Miles
Emerson Grill
Nearest Ski
19 Miles
Bridger Bowl
Car: necessary


Rates & Availability

Bozeman House Rental Rates

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Fall & Winter season
Nov 13 2016 - Apr 15 2017
3 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $150
Tax Rate 7.0%

Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.
You must be 25 or older to rent this property.
NO SMOKING any where in house or on property.
For a stay of 30 nights or more contact owner.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Bozeman House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2000 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Master Suite Bathroom - toilet , shower , jetted tub , Walk In Shower with Multiple Shower Heads
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Downstairs Bedroom - 1 queen , Washer and dryer located in a closet in this bedroom.
    Master Suite - 1 queen , Walk-in closet, stereo, darkening shades, air conditioning.
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting

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