This is a view of the front of our home. The vacation rental is situated as a walk-out apartment on the lower level of the home, with ample light and warmth, and accessed from rear alley parking. Guests have said it's the best place to stay in Missoula, Montana.
Why choose Garden City Guest House for your next visit to Missoula?
The Garden City Guest House is a short-term vacation rental nestled in the quiet Rose Park residential neighborhood just blocks from many services, including City parks, free Mountain Line Bus, the University of Montana and Missoula College. This spacious, private, and well-maintained lodging is within walking distance of shopping, dining, sports venues, fitness centers, trails, child care, library, churches, the Western Montana fairgrounds, and many more community and commercial centers. It is also a short distance from a variety of Missoula-area outdoor and tourist destinations, such as the Rattlesnake Wilderness, Fort Missoula Regional Park, Blue Mountain, and the Bitterroot River. At the epicenter of Missoula, Montana, this special guest house is open year-round, perfect for a weekend getaway or a longer stay in the heart of the Garden City.
Guest House Features
A lower-level garden apartment
The owner and family live on the upper two floors of this newly-remodeled, vintage 1940’s home. The guest house is thoughtfully furnished and stocked with many family-friendly touches of home, including books, movies, games, puzzles, and more. We have stocked some basic food staples in the full-size kitchen so you can arrive hungry and shop for food or dine out at your convenience. We also provide coffee, tea, and chocolates. We would like you to feel right at home during your stay at the Garden City Guest House and will do whatever we can to ensure your trip is relaxing and memorable.
Furnished to create a safe and serene environment for your stay
The 650-square foot apartment can accommodate two people comfortably, and will sleep up to four people in one queen bed and one queen sleeper sofa. The bedroom is furnished with a queen size bed, bedside tables, shelves, and a five-drawer dresser inside a spacious walk-in closet. You’ll find a 6’ couch in the living room which folds out into a queen size memory foam sleeper. All linens are provided. The guest house is available for rent by non-smokers only. Pets are not permitted.
Homey feel with modern amenities
The guest house is a non-smoking establishment with all the modern amenities such as cable access on a 42” flat screen HDTV, DVD player, and free wi-fi internet. The kitchen is well-equipped and furnished with all new stainless steel kitchen appliances, including a full-size smoothtop electric cookstove and oven, an 18” “silent” (46 DBA) dishwasher, and a French-door refrigerator with ice maker and water dispenser. You’ll also find a microwave, coffee maker, Keurig and K-cups, juicer, blender, toaster, an easy-to-clean granite composite sink with electric disposal, and many other features to make your dining-in experience easy and convenient. The full bathroom has all new fixtures and furnishings including a tub and spacious tiled shower, an ultra quiet bath fan, and brand new washer/dryer. All flooring is new, including plush carpet and cushiony rugs in the bedroom.
Designed for comfort
You’ll find lots of light in this newly redone guest house, accented by stylish mahogany trimmed windows. The daylight design allows the guest house to stay cool, even on the hottest days. For cooler nights, stay comfortable with an electric fireplace, insulated windows, and cozy furnishings. Wall heaters create the perfect temperature in each room utilizing separately zoned thermostats.
Enjoy the outdoors
This walk-out garden apartment was designed with a distinctive separate entry that feels like home, a 100 square foot private patio with BBQ grill and shaded seating, a large garden area, and free off-street parking well lit for safety and convenience. The fenced-in rear yard has been converted to a water-wise landscape with elements of the intermountain west grasslands. We maintain several fruit trees on the property—plum, pear, apple, and cherry—and our guests are free to make use of any fruit in season.
We want to provide you with every opportunity to live sustainably, even while traveling, if you should choose. We have provided equipment such as a compost bin, plastic bag dryer, recycle bin, laundry washing ball, and energy efficient appliances.