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Our Favorite Idaho Hotels and Motels

Our Favorite Idaho Hotels & Motels
Let these outstanding local businesses help make your Idaho vacation fantastic!

(Island Park)
Sawtelle Mountain Resort                                                                                              208-558-9366

Welcome to Sawtelle Mountain Resort! Our Island Park Idaho Resort is centrally located near tons of outdoor activities, and has a spectacular view of the Sawtelle and Jefferson Mountains, just 5 minutes away. We are also just 20 minutes from West Yellowstone Montana, Yellowstone National Park, and right down the road from Idaho's Henry's Lake and Island Park Reservoir. If you enjoy fishing, hiking, snowmobiling, four-wheeling, boating, mountain biking, or just exploring the outdoors - Sawtelle Mountain Resort is the perfect place for you. Our property has a number of facilities to meet all of your lodging needs including a 36 room hotel, 55 RV spots, newly built cabins, tent sites, indoor swimming pool, hot tubs, and bunk house rooms. Our Island Park hotel's 36 spacious, cozy hotel rooms will make you feel comfortable and at ease. Our beautiful Sawtelle Cabins are very spacious and look similar to a condo with an upstairs, downstairs, and a loft. Each cabin has a private hot tub to relax in after a long day. Our cabins each sleep 6 people, but 3 cabins can adjoin to sleep 18 people for large families and group events. In addition to the hotel and cabins, Sawtelle Mountain Resort has some of the best Island Park camping. We offer a beautiful campground with amazing Island Park RV spots and tent sites. Our Island Park campground is deep in the woods with a lot of privacy. The RV Park has 65 RV sites with 20/30/50 AMP service, full hookups, and plenty of room for big rigs, pull-outs, and extra vehicles. And our campground is the only campground that has an indoor swimming pool in Island Park! While staying with us, we'll meet your needs and make your stay extremely enjoyable. Stay with us and enjoy our pool, indoor and outdoor guest hot tubs, horseshoe pits, pavilion, and volleyball net. Make Sawtelle Mountain Resort your choice of Island Park resorts.  208-558-9366

(Lava Hot Springs)
Lava Hot Springs Inn                                                                                                      800-527-5830

Welcome to the Lava Hot Springs Inn!  Our historic inn is the perfect place for you to take some time to soothe the soul or enjoy a romantic getaway, and it’s all waiting here for you!  Whether you’d like to enjoy our charming hotel, bed and breakfast, vacation rental or cottage, the Lava Hot Springs Inn has exactly what you’ve been looking for.  And all of these lodging choices include our Outdoor Mineral Hot Pools and a Full Buffet Breakfast.  For thousands of years Native Americans were very aware of the healing powers of these mineral waters of Lava Hot Springs, and now you can experience them for yourself!  And all of our outdoor pools are open to the public.  Our charming historic hotel provides standard rooms as well as spa rooms that have  a heart-shaped jetted tub that are perfect for a romantic getaway.  Additional services include all types of Massage Therapy such as Swedish, Hot Stone, Deep Tissue, Reflexology and Aquatic Bodywork.  We also have a brand new Water Therapy Pool that’s one of our best, providing a remarkable view of the river while the soothing mineral waters do their “magic”.  Conveniently located at the top of main street, and the entrance to the town of Lava Hot Springs, you are just steps away from the fun shops, visitor center and restaurants found along the famous main street of Lava Hot Springs. And there’s one thing for sure, and that is you won’t find a more friendly hotel, motel, bed and breakfast or vacation rental in all of Southeast Idaho.  So give us at call at  208-776-5830  or click on the link below, and come enjoy Lava Hot Springs’ most renowned historic hotel and soothing mineral waters... because you deserve it.

(Ashton, ID)
Rankin Motel                                                                                                                    208-652-3570

Welcome to the The Rankin!  For 95 years, The Rankin has been providing outstanding hospitality to the Ashton area.  D.K. Rankin built the original auto camp about 1924, and ever since people from all ovr the world have enjoyed our cozy cabins and rooms.  Surrounded by the beautiful landscapes of Southern Idaho, and decorated with quilts, pieces of original furniture and vintage pictures, this charming environment will help make your stay with us a very special stop during your travels. 
Just off Highway 20, The Rankin is located in the perfect spot to be your launching point for Henry's Fork fishing, Yellowstone National Park and Grand Teton National Park adventures. The town of West Yellowstone, the major gateway to Yellowstone Park, is only 55 miles form The Rankin, and Jackson Hole and Grand Teton National Park is close by as well.  In addition, nearby is the legendary Henry's Fork of the Snake River that is famous for it's world class fly fishing.  And, Island Park, Mesa Falls and Harriman State Park are within 30 minutes as well. Our motel rooms provide our guests with a great country décor and amenities include queen beds, bathrooms with shower and tub, satellite TV, free WiFi, a small refrigerator, microwave coffee maker and A/C. Cabins are extremely cozy and  include separate rooms for privacy, 1 queen and 1 double bed, bathroom with shower, satellite TV free WiFi, a small refrigerator, microwave, coffee maker and A/C. And NEW to The Rankin, is the Farmhouse which offers two bedrooms, one bath and a full kitchen along with a private drive. Our landscaped grounds create a great place to relax!  Picnic tables, a grill and firepit are available for our guests.  Dave's Jubilee Market is right next door for convenient grocery, deli and gas. Whether you are playing for the weekend, or the entire week, The Rankin Motel, Cabins and Farmhouse is the perfect place and choice for your adventures to this beautiful part of Idaho. The 3rd, 4th and 5th generations of Rankin family members are here to assist you with your adventures.  Call 208 652 3570, or click on the link below.  Let our 95 years of hospitality and experience make your Yellowstone Park trek wonderful!

(Saint Anthony, ID)
Silver Horseshoe Inn                                                                                                       208-624-2400

Welcome to the Silver Horseshoe Inn!  Located in downtown Saint Anthony Idaho, this legendary historic building is ideally located for visitors wishing to explore Mesa Falls, Saint Anthony Sand Dunes, Island Park, Driggs, Rexburg, Bear World, Henry’s Fork River, Yellowstone National Park, Grand Teton National Park and Jackson Wyoming.  We provide both extended stay and overnight hotel rooms, where both include full kitchens with high-end quality appliances and high-end quality amenities.  The Silver Horseshoe Inn has a fascinating and colorful history that includes tunnels, ghosts and even Chicago Mafia!  There are thousands of cattle brands found on the walls of the hotel, as well as throughout the famous Silver Horseshoe Inn Steakhouse and Saloon.  This “branding” began in the 1940’s, where the proprietor Roy Powell (father-in-law of the original Mrs. Powell’s cinnamon roll franchise) provided such outstanding food and entertainment, that cowboys and ranchers from all around flocked here to enjoy a delicious steak and to leave their brand!  Today, there are now 4 generations of ranch family’s brands burned throughout our historic hotel, restaurant and saloon. Whether you are traveling for business or on vacation, the Silver Horseshoe Inn has a room to perfectly suit your needs... which include our Comfort Suites, Double Suites, Executive Suites and Deluxe Suites.  Plus our convenient location puts you close to all of the area’s attractions.  So if you’re looking for the perfect place to stay during your vacation that not only has a deep and colorful history, but has high-end modern amenities, great food and an ideal location, then the Silver Horseshoe Inn in downtown Saint Anthony, Idaho is waiting for you. Give us a call at 208-624-2400 or click on the link below and make your reservations today, and then let our fantastic staff and wonderful hotel take care of your lodging needs during your next Idaho vacation.


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