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Through genuine hospitality, The Lodge at Whitefish Lake returns a sense of leisure to modern travel. The Lodge offers everything from shuttle service to boat rentals, award-winning dining, and relaxing day spa services. The beauty and serenity of Whitefish Lake and the Viking Creek Preserve have set the stage for romantic proposals and festive gatherings alike! Heated pools and relaxing hot tubs offer a fun and muscle-soothing experience for the whole family. We can provide just about anything to make your stay memorable!


Indoor Pool & Hot Tub

The Viking Falls indoor heated pool & hot tub feature a waterfall, TVs, lounge seating, and a side room for group gatherings with catering available! Viking Falls is open from 7a-11p daily.

Note: Parties in the pool area are available for lodging guests & must be arranged in advance through our catering team at [email protected]

Seasonal Lakefront Pool

Enjoy the best views in town from our lakefront pool! Hours are 7a-11p daily, late May to early October. During July & August, take advantage of poolside food & beverage service from the Tiki Bar & Grill.

Lakefront Hot Tub

If you're looking to warm up after a day on the ski slopes or soothe tired muscles after exploring Glacier National Park, the lakefront hot tub is the place to be. Open daily, year-round, 7a-11p.

Lakefront Saunas

Relax after a day of Montana Adventures in a lakefront sauna. No additional charge for lodging guests. Entrance can be obtained through the concierge or after hours through the front desk. Access is on a first-come, first-served basis.

Lodge Igloos

Relax and snuggle up while you enjoy views of wintry Whitefish Lake along with your favorite drinks, appetizers & more!

S'mores on the Terrace

Join us for the traditional lodge activity of roasting marshmallows over an open fire for tasty s'mores! All the fixings are provided nightly, 7-9p, on the Great Northern Terrace.

Nightly Refresher

Enjoy a complimentary glass of sparkling wine in the lobby nightly from 5p-6p.

Fitness Center

The fitness center offers a variety of equipment to help you maintain your exercise regime while traveling. Take advantage of cardio equipment, weights, TRX straps, yoga mats, and stability balls, while catching up on the news or watching your favorite TV show. Open 24 hours.

Snowshoe Use

Explore the Viking Creek Wetland Preserve on snowshoes*! This serene wooded area is adjacent the Viking Lodge and Viking Creek Luxury Homes, offering a pleasant on-property stroll thru nature.

  • Condition dependent

Ice Skates

Glide over the frozen waters* of pristine Whitefish Lake! Ice skates & snowshoes are available for lodging guests at no additional charge on a first come, first served basis.

  • Condition dependent

Yoga Classes

We encourage Wellness on the Road and invite guests staying at The Lodge to join a yoga class at no additional charge. All levels are welcome! Please bring your room key to classes to verify your lodging. Receive 10% off at The Coffee Dock at The Lodge or The Firebrand Restaurant after your Yoga class!


  • Saturdays at 9a. Meet at the fireplace in the main lobby 15 minutes before class time.
  • Classes may be held outdoor on the Viking Lawn weather permitting, or will be indoor.
  • Yoga Hive downtown Whitefish location. Visit yogahivemontana.com for class schedule.


Transportation to & from the airport (FCA) & Whitefish Amtrak Depot is provided based on availability for arrivals & departures scheduled between 5a & 10p. Advance reservations are required. Call 406.863.4000 or e-mail your travel details to [email protected]. We recommend departing The Lodge at least 2 hours prior to scheduled flight departures. The Lodge is not responsible for any missed flights.

Shuttle service is offered to our downtown sister property, The Firebrand Hotel & Restaurant. Shuttles depart from The Lodge every two hours at the top of the hour from 8a-4p, and hourly from 5p-11p. Shuttles depart from the Firebrand at 10 past the hour, every two hours from 8:10a – 4:10p, and 10 past the hour, every hour from 5:10p – 11:10p.

Scheduled Lodge Ski Shuttle service is available to and from Whitefish Mountain Resort during ski season. Additionally, free shuttle service to and from The Lodge and Whitefish Mountain Resort is offered through the community S.N.O.W. Bus. The Bus boards from The Lodge at the south entrance of the Viking parking lot along Wisconsin Avenue. S.N.O.W BUS SCHEDULE

Vehicle Services

The Lodge has a limited amount of rental vehicles available to our lodging guests. All vehicles seat up to five passengers. For more information or availability e-mail [email protected]

Local automobile rentals may be delivered to the Lodge, based on availability. Please note, it is critical to reserve well in advance, particularly during summer, holidays, and events.

The Lodge provides an underground parking garage, Tesla charging station, alternative electric car charging station, and on-site parking for your vehicle. Oversized vehicle and trailer parking can be accommodated only with advance request.

Private Beach & Swim Area

This spacious beach and lawn offer an alternative location for swimming and relaxing. It's a great option for guests seeking a Montana experience a little closer to nature than the lakefront or indoor pools provide.

Viking Creek Wetland Preserve

Seasonal closure in effect March 15 - May 1

Located behind the Viking Lodge, guests can enjoy a walk on the trail system during the summer and fall months and snowshoe during the winter. Wildlife, including bear, mountain lion, deer, elk, and moose have been sighted in this area along with a host of native birds.

Lawn Games

Engage in some friendly competitiveness with a variety of lawn games! See the concierge.

Library of Games & Books

Sometimes weather interferes with outdoor plans and books are finished before vacation ends. Pass the time with a family-friendly board game or a loaner book from our lodge library. Don't worry if you can't finish the book before you leave, trades are welcome!

Bell & Valet Service

Pull up to the main lodge entrance and our friendly staff is ready and waiting to welcome you, park your vehicle, and assist with luggage.


The Lodge hosts a small fleet of comfortable, efficient, fun-to-ride bikes, that guests may use, based on availability. They’re great for cruising the bike/pedetrian paths around Whitefish. Helmet included.


Stays at The Lodge include canoe use on Whitefish Lake!

  • Seasonal offering. Condition dependent.


The Concierge staff at The Lodge at Whitefish Lake has comprehensive knowledge of Whitefish, Glacier National Park, and Northwest Montana. With suggestions for hiking, golfing, shopping, touring and much more, our concierge can create an exciting family outing, a romantic getaway, or arrange group activities and transportation. We’re here to help you have fun and make memories of a lifetime!

SUP Yoga

Join Yoga Hive Montana for this fun 60-minute Stand-Up Paddleboard (SUP) Yoga session on Whitefish Lake! Lodging guests may participate at no additonal charge. Sign up with the concierge. Meet by the Marina “Hut” 15 minutes prior to class. Stand-up Paddleboards & PFDs provided.

  • Seasonal offering. Condition dependent.

Business Services

Many of our guests need to be productive during their visit. To help with this, every lodge room and suite includes a functional desk space, and we provide wireless internet access resort-wide, two business centers with computers and printer, copying, faxing, and UPS shipping.

Laundry Services

Dirty clothes happen, even when on the road! On-site washers and dryers are available for guests' use.

Add a special touch to your stay at The Lodge at Whitefish Lake! Options include in-room flowers, a Montana charcuterie board, cheese plate, romantic staging, grocery delivery, and more. Enhancements may be added when making your reservations or thru the concierge.