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short term rentals

city of Whitefish short-term rental STANDARDS:

The residence needs to conform to the zoning and other applicable regulations, such as the building and fire codes.

No food or beverages shall be for sale with the rental of the unit.

The city prohibits “loud or unusual noises” from 10:00PM to 7:00AM daily.

Units rented shall not exceed the allowable dwelling unit density of the underlying zoning district.

Parking standards need to be met.

A local contact name and number posted on an emergency contact notice visible outside the front door.

Building shall be kept in a well-maintained fashion and trash service shall continue to be provided.

No exterior signage advertising the property shall be permitted. A business license must to acquired.

Violation of these standards or disturbing the peace related to this property may result in suspension and possible revocation of the business license and short-term rental permit, as well as possible enforcement action.

If the above standards are not met, contact Major Robinson at 863-1242 or mrobinson@cityofwhitefish.org

CITY OF WHITEFISH SHORT TERM RENTAL APPLICATION FORM AND CHECKLIST

SUNCREST HOME OWNERS ASSOCIATION STANDARDS:

The clubhouse, beach and parking lot are private facilities for use by owners and their guests only. Nightly renters are not allowed use of these facilities. 

By city ordinance and to prevent problems with bears, garbage containers may be rolled out no earlier than 4:00am on pick-up day (normally Thursday), and removed by 7:00pm the same day. Violators will be ticketed by the city. 

Suncrest is a very quiet residential neighborhood, so please enjoy it peacefully.

Please park your vehicle(s) and of those of visitors on the driveway of your nightly rental. 

Parking of boats/trailers, RVs and the like are restricted. Contact the owner/manager for commercial parking options in the area. 

Fireworks are not permitted at any time, including 4th of July. 

The use of fire pits and other open flames may be prohibited during fire season. 

When walking about the neighborhood and the city generally, dogs must be on leash. Please clean up after your pet. 

IF THE ABOVE STANDARDS ARE BROKEN CONTACT A BOARD MEMBER.