The Dancing Bear Lodge at Mt. Rainier

A classic Washington vacation home

Occupancy: 4-18 | Bedrooms: 6 | Beds: 5K, 3Q, 2T | Baths: 3 | 2 Private Acres

The largest of our Washington vacation homes, the Dancing Bear Lodge is a spacious, custom built 3,300 square foot home. Our newest Rainier vacation home sleeps 18 people comfortably with 8 sleeping areas and 3 bathrooms. Sleeps 14 without the bonus room and has 6 sleeping areas and 2 bathrooms.

The whole family can enjoy dinner together at our 20 person table in the large sunroom. Three decks, a large patio table and chairs, a stone patio with fire pit and a hot tub await outside.

All of our Mt. Rainier vacation homes are located near Ashford Washington. The Dancing Bear Lodge is less than 5 minutes from the west entrance to Mt. Rainier National Park WA state on the way to the Paradise Inn and visitor center.

A Classic Washington Vacation Home Rental
  • Surrounded by Pacific Northwest forests with no neighbors in sight
  • Less than 5 minutes to the Mt. Rainier National Park gate
  • Sleeps 18 comfortably (14 without bonus area)
  • 6 bedrooms, + open landing + common room and 3 bathrooms
  • Kids Welcome! XBox & XBox 360, Pool Table, Foosball table, board games, toys and childrens movies. High chairs and cribs available
  • No smoking/No pets
Vacation Home Layout (without Bonus Area)
  • Wood burning stove with firewood onsite
  • Fully equipped, large gourmet kitchen
  • Separate dining area in sunroom with seating for 20
  • Living room with open timber beams and built-in cabinets
  • Family room with wide screen TV and surround sound
  • Living room with a second TV
  • All new beds with high quality linens including quilts, comforters, flannel sheets and down pillows
  • 4 bedrooms plus 3 memory foam futon style beds in the upstairs family room and landing areas
  • 3 Kings, 3 Queens, 2 Singles. We can also convert two of the kings into 4 singles
  • 2 bathrooms, 1 full bath with a tub and a 3/4 bath with a dual head shower
Bonus Area Layout

The Bonus Area is an extra $35 per night or free for groups of 12 or more.

  • The bonus area adds 2 bedrooms and 2 King beds that can be converted into 4 twins
  • 1000 additional square feet (Scroll down to see building floor plans)
  • 8' pool table
  • Kitchenette
  • Propane stove (freestanding cast iron fireplace)
  • 3/4 bath with a tiled rain shower
  • Wide screen TV and surround sound
Vacation Home Amenities
  • 8' Hot Tub with 64 jets and built in stereo sits out in the yard under an old growth red cedar
  • High speed wireless internet access
  • New propane BBQ grill
  • Plush bath towels, quality bed linens and down blankets
  • 2 TVs with Satellite for local channels and large movie library
  • Telephone for local calls
  • XBox with over 15 games
  • Board games, puzzles and Mt. Rainier guide books
  • Foosball table
  • CD & radio/cassette player
  • New Whirlpool Duet washer and dryer
  • Starbucks Coffee, hot chocolates, teas and popcorn
  • Breakfast Included, Commercial grade Belgian waffle maker with complimentary mix and syrup
Dancing Bear Lodge Schematics

Schematics are for informational purposes and are not drawn to scale. Click to see a larger image.

Dancing Bear Lodge Main House Schematic Dancing Bear Lodge Bonus Area Schematic

Main House

Bonus Area (Second Building)


  • Check out our Last Minute Specials and other discounts!

  • JULY SPECIAL: Save $50 off each night of your stay!

    Book one of our few remaining dates in July and enjoy Mount Rainier at the peak of the season!

    Valid for new reservations only through July 31st.
  • Date Range Midweek Nightly Rate (Sun-Thurs) Weekend Nightly Rate (Fri-Sat) Included # of Guests
    January 3 - May 22
    2-night minimum on weekends
    3-night minimum on MLK & Presidents Day weekends @ $510/nt
    $220 $495 4 midweek
    8 weekend
    May 23 - June 12
    2-night minimum on weekends
    $240 $510 4 midweek
    8 weekend
    June 13 - September 13
    2-night minimum; Labor Day: 3-night minimum
    $490 $530 8 midweek
    8 weekend
    September 14 - October 16
    2-night minimum
    $240 $510 4 midweek
    8 weekend
    October 17 - November 25
    November 30 - December 18
    2-night minimum on weekends
    $220 $495 4 midweek
    8 weekend
    November 26-29 (4-night minimum)
    December 19 - January 1
    3-night minimum
    $550 $550 8 midweek
    8 weekend
    For groups of 12 or more paying guests, a second building (the Bonus Area) is included in the nightly rate.
    For groups with fewer than 12 paying guests, the Bonus Area may be added for $35/night.
    • Additional guests beyond those included in the base rate are $20/night. Children age 1-12 are $10/night, and babies under age 1 are free.
    • Federal Holidays: MLK Day, Presidents Day, Memorial Day require a 3-night stay at Shoulder Season weekend rate ($510/night).
    • No Check-Ins or Check-Outs on Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve, or Christmas Day.