Hotels in Idaho
Imposing lakeside resort at the base of the Bitterroot Mountains in the heart of town, with some of the state's best golf courses.
The hotel leads two-hour trail rides (and half-hour sleigh rides in winter).
Microsoft cofounder Paul Allen bought the ranch in 1993. The two-story log cabin Moderne lodge on 4,000 acres has only seven guest rooms, a 45-horse stable, and the vaulted main lounge has a towering window with a spectacular view of the Tetons.
Choose from plush jewel-tone suites or cottages with full kitchens.
The best room is The Sampler, with an antique rolltop desk and a claw-foot tub.
Situated just feet from the river, South Fork Lodge is a favorite among the fly-fishing set, offering a range of accommodation options, including 18 suites, three low-key fisherman’s cabins, and an elegant four-bedroom river house.