Overview of Lake McDonald Lodge - Inside the Park

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  • Free WiFi
  • Free parking
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast Available



Popular LocationGlacier National Park18 min drive
Popular LocationApgar Visitor Center19 min drive
RestaurantJammer Joe's Grill & Pizzeria3 min walk
RestaurantLake McDonald Lodge Coffee Shop3 min walk
AirportKalispell, MT (FCA-Glacier Park Intl.)50 min drive

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    About this area

    West Glacier

    Located in West Glacier, Lake McDonald Lodge - Inside the Park is on the waterfront. The area's natural beauty can be seen at Lake McDonald and Glacier National Park. Take the opportunity to explore the area for outdoor excitement like mountain biking.

    Visit our West Glacier travel guide
    Popular Location

    What's nearby

    • Glacier National Park - 18 min drive
    • Apgar Visitor Center - 19 min drive
    • Bird Woman Falls - 36 min drive
    • Bob Marshall Wilderness Ranch of Montana - 38 min drive
    • St. Mary Falls - 62 min drive

    Getting around

    • West Glacier Station - 22 min drive
    • Kalispell, MT (FCA-Glacier Park Intl.) - 50 min drive


    • Russell's Fireside Dining — 1 min walk
    • Jammer Joe's Grill — 1 min walk
    • Jammer Joe's Grill & Pizzeria - 3 min walk
    • Lake McDonald Lodge Coffee Shop - 3 min walk

    About this property

    Lake McDonald Lodge - Inside the Park

    Lakefront lodge with 2 restaurants and bar/lounge
    This smoke-free lodge features 2 restaurants, a bar/lounge and a microwave in a common area. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include a 24-hour front desk and a library. All rooms are shared and offer Heating.
    Lake McDonald Lodge - Inside the Park offers 82 forms of shared accommodation.
    The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

    Property amenities


    Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

    Parking and public transport

    Free self parking

    Food and drink

    Continental breakfast available for a fee daily 6:30 AM–10 AM
    2 restaurants
    1 bar

    Things to do

    Boat tours
    Hiking/biking trails
    Horse riding/hire



    Guest services

    24-hour front desk


    If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
    In-room accessibility


    Shared microwave
    Smoke-free property

    Room amenities




    Shared accommodations



    Check-in between 4 PM and 8 PM


    Check-out before 11 AM

    Special check-in instructions

    This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in


    Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

    Children and extra beds

    Children are welcome
    Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
    Cots (infant beds) are not available

    Payment types at the property

    American Express
    Diners Club
    JCB International

    Important information

    You need to know

    Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
    Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges.
    Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

    Property is also known as

    Lake McDonald Lodge West Glacier
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    Frequently asked questions

    Can I cancel my reservation for free at Lake McDonald Lodge - Inside the Park and receive a full refund?
    Yes, Lake McDonald Lodge - Inside the Park offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Lake McDonald Lodge - Inside the Park cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
    Is this lodge pet-friendly?
    No, only service animals are welcome at the property.
    How much is parking at Lake McDonald Lodge - Inside the Park?
    Self-parking is free at this property.
    What time is check-in at Lake McDonald Lodge - Inside the Park?
    Check-in is from 4 PM to 8 PM. After-hours check-in is not available.
    What time is check-out at this property?
    Checkout is at 11 AM.
    Where is Lake McDonald Lodge - Inside the Park located?
    Situated on the waterfront, this lodge is steps away from Waterton Glacier International Peace Park and Lake McDonald. Mount Brown Lookout and Apgar Visitor Center are also within 9 miles (15 km).