Kandahar Lodge

Whitefish Montana

Kandahar Lodge is a boutique mountain lodge located slopeside at Whitefish Mountain Resort, just a few short miles outside of Whitefish, Montana. Whitefish is truly an authentic mountain town, known for its hospitality, dining, and recreation.

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Guests staying at Kandahar Lodge love it’s proximity to the slopes at Whitefish Mountain Resort.  The resort boasts over 3000 skiable acres of amazing terrain, suitable for beginners and experts alike, and was recently ranked #10 overall in this year’s SKI Magazine Reader Survey.  At the end of your day on the mountain, you can easily ski down Hailey’s Run right to the lodge. In the morning simply ski down to chair 6 from the lodge, or catch a ride on our free shuttle to the main plaza at the resort.

Even in the summertime, Kandahar Lodge is a great place to stay. You can enjoy the mountain views and do some amazing activities in the area like heading to Glacier National Park. Bring the whole family horseback riding or just for a mountain drive to take in the breathtaking views. Any time of year Kandahar Lodge is the place to experience the mountains.

Guests who choose to stay at Kandahar Lodge enjoy not only the world-class skiing and snowboarding but also the outstanding amenities.  All guests staying at the lodge have access to amenities such as

  • The great room, with its large stone fireplace, comfortable furniture, board games, and free wi-fi, is a great place to unwind with the family.
  • Free continental breakfast.
  • The wellness center, which has a large outdoor hot tub, steam room, and exercise room. Yoga classes are also available on certain days.  Massages are available by appointment.
  • Fine dining in Cafe Kandahar. Cafe Kandahar is owned and operated by Chef Andy Blanton, a James Beard Foundation nominated chef. Cafe Kandahar specializes in the expert pairing of food and wine, and guests are able to have a meal designed and cooked specifically for them at Chef Andy’s “Chef’s Table”.
  • The Snug Bar, also owned and operated by Chef Andy. Located next to the great room, the Snug Bar is a great place for guests to relax and share stories of their day on the mountain while enjoying one of the many creative drinks prepared by the bar’s mixologists. The Snug Bar also provides beverage service to the cafe and great room.

Guests wanting to stay at Kandahar Lodge will find easy access, with Glacier International Airport being a mere 15 minutes from Whitefish. Those deciding to drive will enjoy the views on some of the most beautiful mountain roads in the country.

Staying at Kandahar Lodge has also been made easier, with the Skicoupons discount. Book directly with us to receive a 20% discount on your stay at the lodge.