With curiosity in your veins and a map in your pocket, get ready to follow in the footsteps of American explorers Lewis and Clark. As you journey through scenic Western Montana, you’ll come across a range of Helena hotels and apartment options—modern oases in the heart of a still-rustic landscape.
If your lust for adventure and culture brings you within a 6-mile distance of Helena's urban center, browse our up-to-date database of at least 20 nearby hotels and vacation rentals. Browse local art galleries brimming with paintings, sculptures, and jewelry inspired by Mount Ascension and Mount Helena, which cast rugged shadows across downtown attractions. Take a nostalgic spin on the Great Northern Carousel and tour the Original Governor’s Mansion, a masterpiece of Queen Anne-style architecture.
The best things in life—time with loved ones, self-discovery, the great outdoors—are priceless and within easy reach of Montana’s capital city. Our array of cheap hotels in Helena will be sure to satisfy even the thriftiest travelers, so those priceless pastimes really won’t cost you an arm, a leg, or your extra travel money. Save that for all the treats and souvenirs you’ll bring home from the Treasure State.
When you’re ready to splurge, this former mining town has plenty of opportunities to go glam. The state motto is “Oro y plata”—“Gold and silver”—after all. Snuggle up in a lavish ski lodge while Helena wears its pristine winter coat of plush white powder on the slopes, or wine and dine in the fine establishments lining up along Last Chance Gulch Street. Close your eyes and imagine the churning of wagon wheels outside in dusty streets…the sound of swinging saloon doors…then return to the present luxuries of a delicious meal paired with a local wine.
Dreaming of discovering more of the lakes and mountain ranges this area offers? Expand your stay to more of the Big Sky State. Whether you get into popular regional activities like snowboarding or jet-skiing, or you prefer to zigzag across the area to get close to major historic attractions, you’ll never be too far from a great place to call your home away from home.
Ride a jet ski across the surface of Hauser Lake, leaving a freshwater mist behind you all the way. Hike to your heart’s content though Helena National Forest. Meditate on the rise and fall of your breath to the soundtrack of a creek ambling toward Chessman Reservoir. You don’t have to be out among the elements to discover the region’s natural wonders. Wander through Wild Montana, an indoor/outdoor museum that celebrates flora, fauna, and the people who love it.
Wondering where to stay in Helena? Your options are as vast as the Montana horizon—and just as lovely. Book your Helena hideaway with Travelocity and take advantage of our price-matching guarantee: If you find a better deal somewhere else, we’ll match it and make up the difference. So book today and get ready for an adventure!
Last Updated On March 10th 2017