Fort Benton – Hotels and Lodges

Grand Union Hotel

More than 100 years of history are on display in the hotel and in historic Fort Benton. Built at the height of Fort Benton’s prosperity and the steamboat era on the Upper Missouri River, the Grand Union hotel was once proclaimed the finest hotel between St. Louis and Seattle. Over 300 guests, including some of the most prominent men and women in Montana history, attended the hotel’s opening with the biggest party the town and Territory had ever seen. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places and recipient of several state and national restoration awards the Grand Union is Montana’s oldest operating hotel and state and national landmark.

Fort Benton – Vacation Rentals

Studio 1214 @ 12th and Front

Cute loft with 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom and amenities to suite 5. Downtown lodging on Front Street views overlooking the river. Next to Fort Benton’s Golden Triangle Brewery with an amazing outdoor seating area and walking trails across the street.

Shep’s Den

Family owned and operated since 1986, the Pioneer Lodge offers affordable and comfortable rooms, a friendly atmosphere, and a piece of history for your stay in Ft. Benton, Montana. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, our building is the remodeled Pioneer Mercantile Store, originally built in 1916.

Emily’s Vacation Cottage

Entire residential home with 2 bedrooms, 1 bath and amenities to suite 7. A comfortable and relaxing furnished home located in historic Fort Benton, Montana. Accommodations for up to 6 people. Restaurants, shopping, museums and the historic levee and downtown district are a walk away. Your comfort is our goal. Pet fee apply.

Celeste Suite @ 12th & Front

Cute guest suite with 1 bed, 1 bath and can accommodate up to 4 guests. The studio apartment is two doors down from the Brewery and right across from the river and walking trails. The location is downtown and has great outdoor seating and gathering areas.

The Captains House

The Captain’s House is full of history and makes you feel right at home. This two-bedroom house with 1 queen bed, 1 double bed, and a futon couch. Both bedrooms have closets and drawers for you to use. The house is equipped with 1 full bathroom, a ready to use kitchen, and a BBQ upon request. The living room has plenty of seating, historic books, cards and kids’ toys! The house is located right downtown and a block away from the boat dock and river walking path. Restaurants, shops, museums, playgrounds and so much more are all within walking distance.

Cute and Cozy Craftsman

Experience Fort Benton in this cute and cozy craftsman just 2 blocks from Downtown! This house is perfect for entertaining and is also perfectly equipped for a family! This four bedroom, one and 1/2 bath has outdoor spaces that include a front porch perfect for taking in the sights and sounds of Fort Benton and a back patio. Restaurants, shopping, and the Mighty Mo’ are blocks away!

Outskirts of Fort Benton

Virgelle / Coal Banks – Virgelle Merc

Stay in some rustic cabins right by Coal Banks put-in. The whole area is decorated with rustic antiques that take you back in time. It’s the perfect place for large groups, small retreats, events and more. Considered one of Montana’s hidden gems.

Great Falls – Arvon Hotel

In a restored 19th-century boarding house, this warm, eclectic boutique hotel is a 9-minute walk from Gibson Park and a 10-minute walk from the Great Falls Historic Trolley. The C.M. Russell Museum is 1 mile away

Great Falls – Crystal Inn Hotel and Suites

Located right by the airport and perfect for groups flying in late or flying out early. The Crystal in has an indoor pool, hot tub and gym. They offer shuttles to and from the airport, in to town and much more.