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The Most Dependable of Kalispell Hotels
Welcome to the Red Lion Hotel Kalispell

Red Lion Hotel Kalispell is a mountain lodge located in the heart of Montana's favorite ski town, Kalispell. Conveniently attached to the Kalispell Center Mall and neighboring the Rocky Mountains, Red Lion Hotel Kalispell serves as the central location for Kalispell fun.

Enjoy easy accessibility to award-winning restaurants and shopping as well as Glacier National Park. From fishing on Flathead Lake to world-class skiing on Whitefish Mountain, enjoy the breathtaking views of Big Sky Country like never before.

Wake up to spectacular views of the Montana countryside, hot breakfast, and premium amenities including 24-hour dining at Café2Go, 15,807 square feet of meeting and event space in Kalispell, a state-of-the-art fitness center, and our newly renovated solarium with indoor swimming pool and sauna.

What Our Guests Say About Red Lion Hotel Kalispell

"I would definitely recommend the Red Lion Hotel in Kalispell. It is in a very central location and is attached to the Mall for very easy access to shopping."
- GeoTheo77, Medicine Hat, Canada

"We were so impressed with the friendliness of the staff at the Red Lion Hotel Kalispell. They made sure all of our questions were answered and helped with making sure we saw everything..."
- AndersonTravelGirl, Spokane, Washington

Our Hotel Features

  • Complimentary airport shuttle
  • Complimentary parking
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
  • Electric Car Charging Stations
  • 55" Flat Screen TVs
  • Laundry service
  • 24-hour dining at Café2Go
  • Magic Diamond Casino
  • Fitness center
  • Indoor solarium swimming pool
  • Sauna & Indoor hot tub
  • 12,0000+ square feet of event facilities
  • Catering and event planning services
  • Pet-friendly accommodations
RED LION HOTEL KALISPELL

20 North Main St
Kalispell, Montana 59901
Tel: (406) 751-5050

Features
Convenient Kalispell Hotel Amenities
The Best Among Hotels Near Flathead Lake

Red Lion Hotel Kalispell offers some of the most enjoyable and convenient Glacier National Park lodging amenities among hotels near Flathead Lake. Conveniently located in the heart of Montana's scenic Flathead Valley Region, we have you covered with easy access to all the top restaurants, theaters, art galleries and shops in downtown Kalispell.

Whether you're a business or a leisure traveler, enjoy our complimentary airport shuttle from the Glacier Park International Airport. Start your mornings with our signature breakfast, hot off the stove, and stay connected with complimentary Wi-Fi access, available throughout the hotel.

When you're not out exploring all Kalispell's exhilarating attractions, check out the resort-style services and amenities offered at our lodging near Glacier National Park.

  • Complimentary airport shuttle
  • Complimentary parking
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
  • Electric Car Charging Stations
  • Laundry service
  • 24-hour dining at Café2Go
  • Magic Diamond Casino
  • Fitness center
  • Indoor solarium swimming pool
  • Sauna & Indoor hot tub
  • 12,000+ square feet of event facilities
  • Catering and event planning services
  • Pet-friendly accommodations
Airport Shuttle Glacier National Park Lodging Amenities Complimentary Kalispell Transportation
To and From Glacier Park International Airport

For the convenience of our guests, Red Lion Hotel Kalispell offers complimentary Kalispell transportation to and from Glacier Park International Airport via our private airport shuttle. From arrival to departure, our hotel near Glacier Park International Airport prides itself in accommodating our guests with efficient complimentary airport transportation in Kalispell. 

A Great Way to Experience Kalispell
When’s the last time you took the scenic route?

Red Lion Hotel Kalispell Offers Complimentary Bike Rentals

Located minutes from Glacier National Park, Red Lion Kalispell is the perfect place to start your tour of Flathead Valley on one of our complimentary bicycles!

Take a cruise around Downtown to see the art, culture & shopping that Kalispell has to offer.  If mountains are more your speed, Red Lion Hotel Kalispell can point you in the direction of Going-to-the-Sun-Road - offering spectacular views of Glacier National Park.

Still not sure which path to take?  Go ahead and make your bicycle reservation with our front desk (to ensure availability) and ask for their recommendations on the best local spots. 

Red Lion Hotel Kalispell Business Trips
Professional & Productive

Red Lion Hotel Kalispell offers business-friendly accommodations for executive guests going on business trips in Kalispell, Montana. Our business amenities and services promote productivity and efficiency, just moments from elite downtown Kalispell businesses.

Ideal for Kalispell business trips, our contemporary hotel provides impressive on-site meeting facilities, complimentary Wi-Fi throughout the premises, complimentary airport transportation to and from Glacier Park International Airport and a variety of relaxing amenities, including an indoor swimming pool, a solarium, a state-of-the-art fitness center and soothing whirlpools.

Dining
Fine Kalispell Dining
Fresh Montana Cuisine

At Red Lion Hotel Kalispell, you can find a variety of Kalispell dining options. Our Kalispell, MT hotel serves has the focal point to some of the top dining in Kalispell. Enjoy our complimentary breakfast buffet and our 24-hour café, Café2Go, or explore all of the Kalispell dining options available nearby:

Restaurants

406 Bar & Grill

406 Bar & Grill blends fine Kalispell cuisine with local tap beer and cocktails in a warm and casual environment. 139 1st Ave W, Kalispell, MT. 406-755-4441

Nickel Charlie's

Open for over 50 years, Nickel Charlie's is a unique casino and eatery, serving home-style cuisine. 1275 U.S. Hwy 2 E, Kalispell, MT. 406-257-7756

The Desoto Grill

A great local BBQ restaurant in an exciting environment, a must stop while in Kalispell. 227 1st Street W, Kalispell, MT. 406-314-6095

Hop's Downtown Grill

A great place for an epic burger and craft beer. A great wine menu too. 121 S. Main Street, Kalispell, MT. 406-755-7687

Brannigan's Pub

A favorite local Irish Pub, enjoy authentic Irish dishes in the loading dock building in historic downtown. 101 E. Center St. #1, Kalispell, MT. 406-393-2418

Nightlife

Colter Coffee Roasting

Colter Coffee is a beloved local hangout offering complimentary Wi-Fi and entertaining Open Mic nights. 424 S Main Street, Kalispell, MT. 406-755-1319

Moose's Saloon

With sawdust on the floor and classic swinging bar doors, Moose's Saloon is a real Old West experience. 173 N Main Street, Kalispell, MT. 406-755-2337

VFW

VFW is a favorite among locals. Check out this sports bar and enjoy pool, darts, virtual poker and keno machines. 330 1st Ave W, Kalispell, MT. 406-752-2611

Kalispell Brewing Company

Enjoy local craft beer in a local atmosphere located downtown Kalispell. 412 S Main Street, Kalispell, MT. 406-756-2739

Dining
Breakfast is Served
Complimentary Breakfast Offered Daily

Rise and shine each morning to breakfast, a hearty buffet and a build your own omelette station will leave you satisfied and ready to start your day. For quick meals on the go, Red Lion’s signature Café2Go offers fresh, tasty snacks, beverages and premade sandwiches that you can grab on your way out. 

Breakfast Hours

Monday - Friday 6:00 - 9:00am 

Saturday - Sunday  7:00 - 10:00am 

Groups
Spacious Kalispell Facilities
Host Your Events at Red Lion Hotel Kalispell

Located just one mile from the attractions, shopping and dining of downtown Kalispell, Red Lion Hotel Kalispell offers over 12,000+ square feet of flexible Kalispell event facilities for hosting memorable corporate and social events. From scheduling your event's itinerary to designing your personalized catering menu, our event planners are available to help make your event as smooth and successful as possible. Host your event in one of our 11 state-of-the-art event facilities in Kalispell, equipped with audio-visual equipment.

Ensure effortless arrivals and departures for you and your guests with our complimentary airport shuttle to and from the Glacier Park International Airport. Entertain your guests with the Kalispell Events Calendar and our premium Kalispell, Montana hotel amenities like our indoor pool, solarium, fitness center and outdoor whirlpool. In addition, bond with your guests at a few of these local favorites:

Buffalo Hill Golf Course

Ranked by Golf Digest's one of the top courses to play, Buffalo Hill is a 27-hole, 9,585-yard course, serving as a great place to entertain guests. This destination also offers a great restaurant and bar.

North Bay Grille

Treat your guests to fine cuisine with local tap beer and trademark cocktails in a cozy Montana atmosphere at North Bay Grille, conveniently located near our Kalispell, Montana hotel.

Glacier National Park

Bring your guests out to Glacier National Park for some quality time in nature. Ride boats, hike and learn about this national park's wildlife and history.

Groups
Let us plan your next event or book a block of rooms

For room blocks or to plan an event please click here

Groups
Exceptional Kalispell Catering Services
Exquisite Menus Meet Sophisticated Decor

Host your impeccable events in our Kalispell ballrooms at Red Lion Hotel Kalispell. Whether you're planning an intimate luncheon for 10 or a grand banquet celebration for 900, book our Kalispell catering services to treat your guests to personally designed menus and tasty cocktails.

Call us at 406-751-5050 to speak with one of our catering specialists. 

Groups
Government Traveler Rate Available
Our Kalispell Hotel Offer Per Diem Rates

Red Lion Hotel Kalispell recognizes the hard work that local, state and federal government employees provide.  As our way of saying Thank You - we are offering the per diem government traveler rate.   

Red Lion Hotel Kalispell is an ideal location to rest and recharge - centrally located in downtown Kalispell and minutes from Glacier National Park. For the best government discounts on Kalispell hotels, look no further.

Need a block of rooms?

If your agency is traveling as a group contact our Sales Team at 406-751-5050 or Request a Proposal today.

Terms: Guest must have valid government ID at check in. Active duty/retired military personnel, federal, state & local government, cost contractors, the staff of public schools, colleges and universities and employees of foreign governments are eligible for the per diem rates.

Groups
Kalispell Montana Golfing
Great Group Rates Available

The Red Lion Hotel Kalispell offers great rates for group golfing outings. Northwest Montana is considered one of the world's best golfing destinations. We have nine local championship golf courses. The courses are regarded as having outstanding quality and affordability. After enjoying our Kalispell golf course during the day, the local area has many famous bars, breweries, distilleries, nightlife and terrific dining establishments that will exceed your expectations. 

Call 406-751-5050 to speak with us on our fun memorable Golf Packages and Group Golf Outings.

Groups
Kalispell Meeting Facilities
12,000 Square Feet of Modern Space

Red Lion Hotel Kalispell features over 12,000 square feet of premier meeting space in Montana. Select from 11 beautifully appointed Kalispell meeting facilities, equipped with a full range of audio-visual capabilities. The Grand Ballroom -the largest of our meeting facilities can accommodate up to 900 guests in a reception format. Experienced event planners and specialists are available to ensure that your meetings in Kalispell run as smooth and successful as possible.

Kalispell Sports & Team Travel
Relax, Bond & Win

At Red Lion Hotel Kalispell, we understand how important team bonding and relaxation is to our visiting sports teams in Kalispell, MT.

To inquire about our comfy and spacious Kalispell, Montana lodging options for Kalispell Sports & Team Travel, please contact us directly at (406) 751-5050.

Groups
The Premier Choice Among Wedding Venues in Kalispell
Modern Amenities and Timeless Sophistication Await

Red Lion Hotel Kalispell is a dream destination among wedding venues in Kalispell, MT. Whether you and your loved one are planning an intimate affair among family and friends, or a grand celebration in Big Sky Country, our accommodating hotel staff will ensure your special day is everything you have always dreamed about.

The team at Red Lion Hotel Kalispell will make sure no detail goes overlooked, no matter how small. From décor and catering menus to group accommodations for your guests, audio-visual equipment and more, our hotel staff will gladly ensure your Montana wedding goes off without a hitch. From modern elegance to rustic sophistication, our Montana wedding venues and amenities are sure to accommodate your taste and ensure your ceremony and reception are not soon forgotten.

Contact our hotel staff today to begin planning your Kalispell wedding at Red Lion Hotel Kalispell at 406-751-5050. 

Year-Round Montana Fun
From river rafting the Flathead River in Glacier National Park to skiing the Rocky Mountains at Whitefish Ski Resort, there's always things to do in Kalispell, MT. Kalispell sits nearly 3,000 feet above sea level, surrounded by towering the Rocky Mountains, pristine lakes and rivers and fertile Flathead valleys.
Elite Professional Bullriders Finals
Top 30 Cowboys Compete

It’s Bull Riding time in Kalispell Montana this December 1st and 2nd at The Majestic Valley Arena. The Top 30 cowboys of the Elite Professional Bull riders from five states are coming to the Flathead Valley to battle it out over two nights to see who will be crowned the EPB champion of the Finals. It’s Man against a 2000 lbs beast with entertainment for the whole family. This is a show you don’t want miss.

All of us at Red Lion Hotel Kalispell invite you to stay with us during the tournament. We're centrally located in Kalispell close to dining, shopping and within walking distance to Historic Downtown Kalispell.  

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A Comfortable Choice among Whitefish Hotels
Exciting Summer Activities at Whitefish Mountain

North of Kalispell is Whitefish, a cultural and artistic hub that is exactly what you would expect of a western mountain resort town. The mountain offers fresh air and pristine trails to hikers and bicyclists alike, all within a convenient distance to Red Lion Hotel Kalispell, where you’ll find the most comfortable guestrooms of hotels in Whitefish, MT.

Summers at Whitefish Mountain Resort mean one thing: world-class bicycle touring and hiking on more than 30 miles of trail, including a 10-mile cross-country network and 22 downhill trails serviced by two chairlifts.  If you’re feeling really adventurous, try rock climbing with Rock Climb Montana.  

There are also plenty of summer sports programs for children so that everyone can get in on the fun.  After you’ve experienced some incredible Whitefish hike, ride the chair to the top of the mountain to enjoy an incredible meal at The Summit. This is another excellent location to bring the kids as there is a children’s museum as well.

After hiking the trails, zip lining, riding the alpine slide, biking, and the Walk in the Treetops. Be sure to ride the gondola year round to take in awe-inspiring views of the Canadian Rockies and Glacier International Peace Park.

After your day on the mountain, you can return to Red Lion Hotel Kalispell. Hotel features including whirlpools and a sauna are among the best you’ll find at Whitefish hotels and provide the perfect relief after a long day on the mountainside.

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Stay At The Red Lion Hotel Kalispell During The Flathead Celtic Festival

The 4th Annual Flathead Celtic Festival will be held in September 2018 in Kalispell, MT, for a day of fun for the whole family. The program including Highland Athletics, Celtic music from such artists as Tra Le Gael and Broken Whistle, Irish dance exhibitions from Missoula Irish Dancers and Kalispell Irish Dancers, clan, family, educational tents, and beer and wine tent. Enjoy food with a Celtic twist from local vendors as well as local wares and those with a focus on Celtic cultures. Festivities start at 9am and last all day, including a parade of clans and welcome ceremony at noon. Bring a chair and be ready for some fun- rain or shine! Dogs on leashes are welcome too.

Check for Details as we get closer to the Festival.

Glacier Half Marathon
East Glacier Park Village

The Glacier Half Marathon at East Glacier Park Village is on a Saturday in June 2018.

The Glacier Half Marathon is produced by Vacation Races and is part of the National Park Half Marathon Series.  The marathon course runs on the border of Glacier National Park on the East side of the Park in East Glacier Park Village, Montana. The majority of the pre and post marathon activities will be held in East Glacier Park Village, MT. 

All of us at Red Lion Hotel Kalispell invite you to stay with us during the marathon; we're centrally located in Kalispell close to dining, shopping and within walking distance to Historic Downtown Kalispell.  Our guest rooms are comfortable to ensure you get your needed rest and have all the desired amenities. Book Our Glacier Half Marathon Rate. 

One of the Most Accommodating Hotels Near Glacier National Park
Embark on Your Adventure and Return to Relaxation & Bliss

Red Lion Hotel Kalispell is lucky to be one of the few hotels near Glacier National Park. Spanning the United States and Canadian border, Glacier National Park features over 1 million acres of forest, alpine meadows and lakes. With 734 hiking trails, countless lakes, spectacular glaciers, natural wildlife and unprecedented beauty, Glacier Park offers an array of year-round activities including world-class fishing, hiking, camping, boating and more.

Horseback Riding

Enjoy vista views of Flathead Lake and the Jewel Basin with Lonesome Dove horseback trail rides.

Red Bus Tours

Sit back in one of the historic 1930's red "jammer" buses and enjoy the spectacular scenery of Glacier National Park. These iconic Red Buses are considered to be the oldest intact fleet vehicles in existence to date.

River Rafting

Enjoy a true whitewater wilderness rafting experience on the Middle and the North Forks of the Flathead River, located on the southern and western boundaries of Glacier National Park.

After your Glacier National Park adventures, return to one of the most comfortable among Glacier National Park hotels and relax in plush Kalispell, MT accommodations and premium resort-style amenities.

Cross Country Skiing and Snow Shoeing 

Glacier National Park offers amazing cross country ski and snowshoe trails.  Skiers and shoers will enjoy the most spectacular scenery only available at Glacier National Park. 

Rest Comfortably Near Going-to-the-Sun Road
Enjoy the Sun and Find a Peaceful Night's Rest

Red Lion Hotel Kalispell is just a short pedal away from one of the most scenic bike routes in the nation. Going-to-the-Sun road offers 50 miles of winding mountainside terrain and a unique view of Glacier National Park's incredible interior.  

Quickly becoming one of the most popular bicycle routes amongst avid cyclists, Going-to-the-Sun road also offers a variety of options for every experience level!  So, whether you are looking for a quick trip to Sprague Creek, or are up for the challenge of reaching Logan's Pass, you can be assured that you won't regret taking your bike out. Book your stay at our Kalispell hotel today!

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Hockey in Kalispell
Take Your Vacation on Ice

With plenty of places to practice your stick-and-puck skills, Kalispell is a hockey lover's paradise. Winter activities already rule the region, but you'll be delighted with the number of ice rinks available, all within an easy distance of Red Lion Hotel Kalispell.

The Flathead Valley Hockey Association is the home of the Flathead Flames, and is an excellent place to partake in youth teams, women's teams, and adult rookie leagues. The Woodland Ice Center is ideal for those learning how to skate, with its skating lessons on hand as well as a full range of hockey programs for adults and children. The full list of programs is extensive, and includes something for everyone, especially an offer to try hockey for free. 

The Stumptown Ice Den, located in Whitefish, offers extensive event services, as well as near-daily public skating, Stick & Puck sessions, youth and adult hockey leagues, and several other winter sports, such as curling and figure skating. 

The Best Kalispell Shopping Is In Our Backyard
Tax-Free Shopping in Kalispell, MT

Bring the charm of Big Sky Country back home with a visit to the many Kalispell shopping destinations, minutes away, during your stay at Red Lion Hotel Kalispell. With no sales tax on goods, shopping in Kalispell saves you big on souvenirs and essentials.

Stop by the popular Kalispell Center Mall, located steps away from Red Lion Hotel Kalispell, on the very same premises.  Shop your favorite retail chains including:

  • JCPenney
  • Bath & Body Works
  • LensCrafters
  • Claire’s
  • Rue21
  • Maurice’s
  • Payless ShoeSource
  • And more.

In addition to the Kalispell Center Mall, our hotel is close to several other Kalispell shopping destinations including specialty fish and tackle shops, sporting goods stores, and jewelry and gift shops. Find these great retailers within minutes of our hotel in the heart of Kalispell, MT.

  • Walmart
  • Cabela’s
  • K-Mart
  • Costco
  • Target
  • Ross Dress For Less
  • Sears Hometown Store
Kalispell Regional Medical Center
Kalispell Montana

The Kalispell Regional Medical Center located in Kalispell Montana offers several health services. 

Medical Services:
  • Behavioral Health
  • Birthing Center
  • Breast Health
  • Cancer Care
  • Cardiovascular Care
  • The Clinical Pharmacy
  • Diabetes Education and Prevention
  • Diagnostic Imaging
  • Emergency Services
  • Orthopedics and Sports Medicine
  • Pediatric Services
  • Surgical Services
  • Much More

The Red Lion Hotel Kalispell would like to extend a discount to patients and visitors to Kalispell Hospitals.

Kalispell Area Ski Areas
Ski Montana

Red Lion Hotel Kalispell is a mountain lodge located in the heart of Montana's favorite ski town, Kalispell. Conveniently adjacent to the Kalispell Center Mall and neighboring the Rocky Mountains, Red Lion Hotel Kalispell serves as the central location for Kalispell fun.

Kalispell Ski Areas

Blacktail Mountain Ski Area - 3990 Blacktail Rd, Lakeside, MT  59922  (406) 844-0999

Whitefish Mountain Resort - 1015 Glades Dr, Whitefish, MT  59937  (877) 754-3474 

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Montana Dog Sled Tours
Kalispell, Montana

Montana dog sledding tours are an experience of a lifetime.  Kalispell Montana has several dog sledding tours to choose from, for the more physically active to families with small children. 

Montana dog sledding tours are available in Kalispell, Whitefish, Glacier National Park and more. 

After spending a day in the backcountry on your dog sledding adventure the Red Lion Hotel Kalispell invite you to stay with us. We're conveniently located near dining, shopping and local attractions. 

Hotel Features: 
  • Complimentary airport shuttle
  • Complimentary parking
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
  • Electric Car Charging Stations 
  • Laundry service
  • 24-hour dining at Café2Go
  • Magic Diamond Casino
  • Fitness center
  • Indoor solarium swimming pool  
  • Indoor whirlpool
  • Sauna
  • 15,807 square feet of event facilities
  • Catering and event planning services
  • Pet-friendly accommodations
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Montana Dragon Boat Festival
Kalispell, Montana

The Montana Dragon Boat Festival is an annual event in Kalispell, Montana. This year's Montana Dragon Boat Festival will be held Mid September 2018.

The Montana Dragon Boat Festival is going on its 7th year in Kalispell on Flathead Lake.  The festival consists of competitive Dragon Boat racing, water parade, kids activities, Dragon Bash, sponsored giveaways, food & beverages, live music, performances, Award ceremony and much more.

The Red Lion Hotel Kalispell invite you to stay with us during the annual Montana Dragon Boat Festival.

Hotel Features:
  • Complimentary airport shuttle
  • Complimentary parking
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
  • Electric Car Charging Stations 
  • Laundry service
  • 24-hour dining at Café2Go
  • Magic Diamond Casino
  • Fitness center
  • Indoor solarium swimming pool  
  • Indoor whirlpool
  • Sauna
  • 15,807 square feet of event facilities
  • Catering and event planning services
  • Pet-friendly accommodations
A Comfortable Choice Among Whitefish Hotels
Exciting Winter Sports at Whitefish Mountain

North of Kalispell is Whitefish, a cultural and artistic hub that is exactly what you would expect of a Western ski resort town. The mountain offers fresh powder and pristine trails to skiers and snowboarders alike, all within a convenient distance to Red Lion Hotel Kalispell, where you’ll find the most comfortable guestrooms of hotels in Whitefish, MT.

Winters at Whitefish Ski Resort mean one thing: world-class skiing and snowboarding on 97 marked trails. If you’re feeling really adventurous, try night skiing and the Terrain Park. There are also plenty of winter sports programs for children so that everyone can get in on the fun. After you’ve experienced some incredible Whitefish skiing, ride the chair to the top of the mountain to enjoy an incredible meal at The Summit. This is another excellent location to bring the kids as there is a children’s museum as well.

Once the snow has melted, summer reveals hiking trails, zip lining, an alpine slide, biking and the Walk in the Treetops. Be sure to ride the gondola year round to take in awe-inspiring views of the Canadian Rockies and Glacier International Peace Park.

After your day on the mountain, you can return to Red Lion Hotel Kalispell. Hotel features including whirlpools and a sauna are among the best you’ll find at Whitefish hotels and provide the perfect relief after a long day on the slopes.

Hotel Amenities

Here are a few of the main amenities this property offers. If you have questions about anything you don't see here please feel free to contact the Front Desk.

breakfast-offered
Breakfast
Accessibility
Accessibility Features
air-conditioning
Air Conditioning
pet-friendly
Pet Friendly
wifi
WiFi
outdoor-pool
Outdoor Pool
Free Parking
Parking
business-center
Business Center
fitness-center
Fitness Center
restaurant
Restaurant
airport-shuttle
Free Airport Shuttle
smoke-free
Smoke Free
Environmentally-Friendly
Environmentally Friendly
refrigerator
Refrigerator
microwave
Microwave
tv
Flat Screen TV

Room Types