Experience the Perfext Escape!

     Welcome to Swan River Cottage.  Located on the tranquil banks of Montana’s picturesque Swan River, Swan River Cottage will transport you to a stress free world of peace and relaxation.  Located just 3.5 miles northeast of the village of Bigfork, this navigable 10+ mile section of the Swan River is a favorite area for wildlife  including; trout, eagles, osprey and whitetail deer, as well as those who love to kayak, canoe, float-tube and fish. Whether you are seeking a peaceful retreat, a romantic getaway, or simply want to enjoy the true ‘Montana experience,’ you will find what you are looking for at Swan River Cottage. 

     A short drive (or bicycle ride on the Swan River Nature Trail), brings you to the charming village of Bigfork, where world-class art galleries, fine restaurants and unique shops, plus bike, kayak and canoe rentals, await you!  Bigfork is also home to Eagle Bend Golf Course (frequently rated one of the most challenging and beautiful golf courses in the nation), and to the Bigfork Summer Playhouse which has been rated one of the Northwest's finest repertory theaters for over 40 years. 

     Only 35 minutes from Glacier International Airport, Swan River Cottage combines the magic of a remote getaway with the convenience of nearby transportation.  Come stay with us and you will understand why Swan River Cottage is reputedly one of Montana's best kept secrets!

Enjoy a lazy
day floating down river to our private dock.