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)


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  • Date Range Midweek Nightly Rate (Sun-Thurs) Weekend Nightly Rate (Fri-Sat) Included # of Guests
    May 22 - June 18
    2-night minimum on weekends
    $240 $510 4 midweek
    8 weekend
    June 19 - September 12
    2-night minimum; Labor Day: 3-night minimum
    $510 $550 8 midweek
    8 weekend
    September 13 - October 15
    2-night minimum
    $240 $510 4 midweek
    8 weekend
    October 16 - November 24
    November 29 - December 17
    2-night minimum on weekends
    $220 $495 4 midweek
    8 weekend
    November 25-28 (4-night minimum)
    December 18 - January 2, 2016
    3-night minimum
    $600 $600 8 midweek
    8 weekend
    January 3 - May 22, 2016
    2-night minimum on weekends
    3-night minimum on MLK & Presidents Day weekends @ $510/nt
    $220 $495 4 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.