Destination guide

The scenic city of Whitefish awaits you

The glaciers, mountains and lake are the perfect backdrop to your holiday home in Whitefish. This scenic city is known for its hiking, parks and skiing. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Whitefish

Do you want to discover things to do while you're in town? Travellers enjoy Whitefish for its hiking, skiing and boating. Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Whitefish a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Whitefish Lake Golf Club (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • The Whitefish Trail - Lion Mountain Trailhead (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Whitefish Mountain Ski Resort (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Big Sky Waterpark (9 mi / 14.5 km)
  • Northern Pines Golf Club (10 mi / 16.1 km)
  • House of Mystery and Montana Vortex (10 mi / 16.1 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather averages in Whitefish

Whitefish is well known for its skiing. To make the most of the cold weather activities, you might consider visiting in December, February, January or March, when snowfall averages 54.50 inches and temperatures average -9°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the mountains and other natural features in Whitefish

Whitefish is famous for its panoramic lake views, beautiful parks and glaciers. Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Whitefish. These are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Riverside Park (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Whitefish Lake State Park (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • The Whitefish Trail - Lion Mountain Trailhead (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Lone Pine State Park (16.3 mi / 26.2 km)
  • Foys Lake (16.9 mi / 27.2 km)
  • Apgar Visitor Center (17.7 mi / 28.4 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Whitefish

The nearest airport is in Kalispell, MT (FCA-Glacier Park Intl.), located 8.1 mi (13.1 km) from the city centre.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, the main station serving the city is Whitefish Depot.

Where to stay near Whitefish?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,130 holiday rentals near Whitefish. From 401 Houses to 132 Cabins, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Whitefish for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Whitefish?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Whitefish. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Stumptown Ice Den: 1,206 holiday rentals
  • The Whitefish Trail - Lion Mountain Trailhead: 1,203 holiday rentals
  • Alpine Theatre Project: 1,215 holiday rentals
  • Dick Idol Signature Gallery: 1,200 holiday rentals
  • Whitefish Depot: 1,200 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Whitefish listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Whitefish?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 401 Houses in Whitefish. Our other popular types of Whitefish holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 132 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 132 holiday houses
  • Condos/Apartments: 386 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Chalets and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Whitefish?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 208 holiday homes with pool available in Whitefish. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.