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Welcome to the Samaa Retreat Center
fka Candlewycke Inn 
Meals not provided

Welcome to the Samaa Retreat fka Candlewycke Inn, under new ownership October 2020.
Weekly and Monthly discounted rentals during Sept thru January 2021 / if 7 or 30 days won't allow
you to book online, please call as I might be able to move guests around to make this work for you.  
Nightly room rentals require a 24hr break for housekeeping and sanitation between guests
Please be a safe and responsible guest assuring you self quarantined 14 days prior to arrival, we thank you

The Samaa Retreat is secluded on 10 wooded acres less than 10 minutes from the quaint village of
Bigfork, Flathead Lake and Swan River access.  Jewel Basin hiking, Glacier National Park and
2 ski resorts are approximately 45 minutes away from the Inn.

We are an adult, mature, rental rooms or entire lodge in Bigfork Montana: where Flathead Lake begins.
Open fully stocked communal kitchen and 2 fridges you share with other guests. Cooking permitted
during the hours of 8am-8pm only. Pls clean up behind yourself and be considerate to each lodging guest.
Rentals for the entire Inn (5 rooms for total of 10 guests) for local weddings or
family reunions, any reason, are also available 

Smoke-free clean, themed rooms create a warm and inviting atmosphere. King and queen size pillow-top beds 
provide the best nights sleep you'll ever experience away from home. All 5 rooms have private baths,
2 with Sani-Jet jacuzzi tubs and showers, 2 with soaking tubs and showers, 1 with shower only.  
With the new addition of Penny Capps certified massage therapist office on-site. Call for appts.

Deer kissing cat
Cats on sofa


A 50% deposit is automatically taken upon reservation. If your travel plans change and you must cancel your reservation, please notify me at least 14 (fourteen) days prior to your arrival date to cancel your reservation. There is a $25 service charge per room for cancellations or changes in your arrival plans 14 days or more in advance. In the unlikely event that you must cancel with less than fourteen (14) days notice, shorten your stay or check out early, please understand that you are responsible for your entire reservation. If I can rebook your room(s), a full or partial refund may be made. Rates/policies are subject to change and vary during high impact periods and special requests. A 30-day cancellation notice and a 50% advanced payment are required on WHOLE house bookings, some multiple room bookings and for some holidays and special events.

Meals are NOT included at this rental lodge. Extended monthly rental in the off-season are offered at discounted rate options during
Sept-May as a monthly rental agreement. Inquire to discuss the many rates and rental options that are open to meet your lodging needs.

Any time after 4 PM with a confirmed reservation, use the Welcome board to follow directions to your reserved room / your name is printed UNDER THE ASSIGNED ROOM !!
Walkups must arrive before 8 PM.

Go to the (next) rooms page to read on how to schedule a massage at the Inn with Penny Capps

Check-Out is no later than 11:00 AM.

Absolutely no smoking is allowed inside; however designated outdoor smoking areas are available.

Please note I have 2 beautiful cats on the premisesBella and Abby—and I don't allow any other pets at the Inn.

My Inn is my personal home and filled with collections of antiques and tchotchkes from my family. You may not find it conducive for young children nor are discounts available, as prices are set per person. Items lost, broken, or stained will incur an additional fee after checkout.

Damages or excessive housekeeping will incur an additional fee at checkout.  If the room cannot be rented the same day that you check out, a one (1) day fee will apply until the situation is resolved and available to rent.  Please consider how lovely and clean the room was when you arrivedit should be in the same condition when you leave.
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311 Aero Lane
Bigfork, MT 59911


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