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River View Gateway- 5 min walk to Yellowstone River

Bedrooms 4
Space 2,000 sq ft
Property type chateau / country house
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

5 Bedrooms, 3 Baths, Direct TV (movie package), Deck, BBQ, Sleeps 9

If you are looking for a basecamp for Yellowstone and Southwest Montana attractions, this is the place to do it. Located in beautiful Paradise Valley, River View Gateway is a brief 15 minutes north of Gardiner, the northern entrance to Yellowstone National Park. We are 1 hour south of Bozeman (BZN) so getting here is a breeze.

A short walk to the Yellowstone River, this location combines seclusion with easy accessibility to main attractions. Kick your feet up on a patio chair and enjoy a panoramic view of the Absaroka Mountains, Yellowstone River, and Paradise Valley. Wildlife like deer, elk, antelope, and more can be spotted with a scope from the porch! Catch a fish from one of the numerous fishing access points and grill it up for supper.

Take a hike to the top of Rams-Horn Peak and wind down with a soak at Chico Hot Springs underneath Montana's famous Big Sky. Enjoy eating inside with a fully stocked kitchen and play some games in the family room. Treat your pet(s) to their own space outside or let them politely hang out in the house. A private circle drive allows camper to turn around and provides ample parking.

Ample sleeping space is available. Downstairs hosts the master king bedroom with a full shower, toilet, and jetted tub. There is one queen bedroom with no windows and a single twin room. There is a full bathroom with a toilet, shower and sink for the queen and twin room to share. The spacious laundry facilities are also downstairs.

The kitchen, living room, two queen bedrooms, and one full bathroom is located upstairs along with the wrap around deck, BBQ, and outdoor seating. The full bathroom is split in two- one room with a toilet and sink and then a separate room with a shower, tub, and vanity.

The kitchen is fully stocked and all towels and linens are provided. AT&T does not work well- Verizon does. The house has Wifi and Cable TV so you won't miss out on work or the news! We also have many movie channels for winding down at the end of a long day of exploring Yellowstone.

**Please note the owner has renovated the small studio cabin on the same property. He is an avid fly fisherman and when he doesn't have the house booked, he may use the small cabin from time to time during guest's stay. He is very friendly, easy to talk to, and will keep to himself.**

More Details

Property Manager
Tanya Smith
Member since: 2012
Speaks english, spanish, portuguese
Response time
Within a day
Response rate
Calendar last updated:
16 July, 2018


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday chateau / country house rental in Emigrant, Montana

Property Type:
  • chateau / country house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2000 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • mobile phone
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Queen size Beds (3), Twin or Single Beds (2)
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
Pool / Spa:
  • jacuzzi
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • horse riding
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • wildlife viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • ski
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis


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River View Gateway- 5 min walk to Yellowstone River
average rating of 4.6923075 based on 13 reviews
Brigham City, UT

Amazing views!

  • 4 of 5

Amazing views from the deck and great room. We had a great time hanging out in the evenings and enjoying the beautiful scenery. The house is a nice size for a bigger group. There were 8 of us in total but plenty of space to relax without feeling crowded. Nice having three bathrooms too, but one of them is very small—the sink is basically airplane size. The master opens out the sliding door for easy access. The house was well stocked and had everything we needed. We had a great time. Only issue is the house tends to get warm during the heat of the day. We followed the instructions in the manual and ran the wall air conditioner. Helped but still a little stuffy. Would definitely stay here again since during the day we are usually out enjoying the park. Manager was very helpful. Responded quickly to emails and good follow up.

  • Review Submitted: 29/05/2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Angie and her crew were great guests! Easy to work with and left the place in good shape. In order to keep the upstairs unstuffy it's important to open the windows at night and close them first thing in the morning. We installed black out shades a year ago to help keep the sun out of the upstairs living room, which fortunately or unfortunately has huge windows for a great view, but lets a ton of sunlight in! We do have an A/C unit upstairs which helps mitigate this problem as well.
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Bel Air, MD

Great stay for a large family gathering

  • 4 of 5

A large group of us stayed almost a week for a family trip to Yellowstone. The location of the house was probably one of it's best features. It's fairly close to the park and the small town of Gardiner (which was super cute and convenient). The house itself was clean and comfortable, but the views from the deck were absolutely stunning. The pictures didn't do it justice. Tanya was very helpful and accommodating.

  • Review Submitted: 19/06/2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Greenville, SC

Emigrant House-Gateway to North Yellowstone

  • 5 of 5

We had an amazing stay over the holidays at this warm and comfortable home. It had everything we needed for our stay and kept us warm with all the amenities as we were treated to some Montana snow. The views of the mountains from the house's full plate-glass windows were breathtaking. We also had an elk herd that visited our yard almost daily and were treated to a herd of prong horns that joined them one day. What a treat! It was also great to be able to get to the North Entrance of Yellowstone in 15 minutes to see Mammoth Hot Springs, Rescue Creek, the thermal springs at the Boiling River, bison, big horn sheep, coyotes, and elk in the park. All around a fantastic winter adventure made perfect by having a lovely home base to return to each day.

  • Review Submitted: 15/01/2017
  • Date of Stay: December 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Elizabethton, TN USA

Perfect location, perfect house, awesome view!!

  • 5 of 5

This property is perfectly situated toward the southern end of Paradise Valley and only 15 minutes away from the Northern Yellowstone Entrance next to Gardiner, MT. The house is well stocked with everything you need for a comfortable and relaxing stay. The views are spectacular and with the Yellowstone River being just at the bottom of the hill (5 minute walk) even if you choose to hang out at the house all day there is plenty to do and see. Stargazing is a MUST at this house! We've stayed in other locations just outside of Yellowstone but this is by far the best experience we've had. We are already making plans to return to this exact same spot. No more vacation rental hunting for us.

  • Review Submitted: 18/08/2016
  • Date of Stay: July 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Large house with wonderful views

  • 5 of 5

We loved this pet friendly house just 15 minutes away from the northern entrance to Yellowstone. The beds and couches were comfortable, and the house did not seem cramped for our group of 10 people. The view from the porch was spectacular. It was our favorite spot to relax after long days touring Yellowstone.

  • Review Submitted: 16/07/2016
  • Date of Stay: July 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great place to stay for a trip to Yellowstone

  • 5 of 5

My large family loved the house. It is remote, but also close to Yellowstone - which is exactly what we were looking for. Plenty of room for a large group. I would definitely stay there again.

  • Review Submitted: 20/06/2016
  • Date of Stay: June 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
71 Miles
Nearest Barpub
15 Miles
Old Saloon
Nearest Golf
41 Miles
Livingston Golf & Country Club
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
Highway 89
Nearest Restaurant
20 Miles
Raven Grill, etc in Gardiner
Nearest Ski
67 Miles
Bridger Bowl (67 mi) or Big Sky (117 mi)
Nearest Point of Interest
Chico Hot Springs Resort and Day Spa
Nearest Point of Interest
North Entrance to Yellowstone National Park
Nearest Point of Interest
Rock Creek Campground
Nearest Point of Interest
Nearest Point of Interest
Nearest Point of Interest
Bozeman International Airport
Car: necessary


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday chateau / country house in Emigrant, Montana

Rental Basis:
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My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection AU$79.54
Cleaning Fee AU$202.21

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if cancelled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if cancelled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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