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Last updated: 08/08/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3-5 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Big Lake house description

Property Description:

Come and enjoy the best Alaska has to offer in the middle of some of the most spectacular sceneries in the last Frontier.

The beautiful water front log home is located on the north Shore of Big Lake in 3 ½ acres, at 65 miles north of Anchorage. It is surrounded by the incredible view of the Susitna Mountain (Sleeping Lady) on the right, the Kinik Glacier and the Chugach Mountains on the left and the Magnificent Mount McKinley on the back.

It has a huge two story front window, two docks, boat landing area, large white gazebo, lake front patio with large wood stove, fire pit, grill and other amenities that will help you to enjoy this paradise. Ideal for vacations, weddings, business retreats, entertainment or any other occasion.

The three story lake house is custom decorated with an Elegant Country Victorian stile, Brazilian Cherry wood floors, granite countertops, and a Thomasville kitchen with Viking appliances. It has a comfortable and relaxing living room with a stone fire place, dining and TV areas, large master bedroom (with your own 60 inch TV, sofa chairs and private reading area), three more large bedrooms and bathrooms beautifully decorated with Alaskan Art and Pictures.

Watch your favorite Movies in our private theater. Let the family enjoy playing foosball, water sports, fishing, biking, hiking, sight seen and many more great Alaskan adventures in the summer. You can also cross country ski, snow shoe, ice skate, Ice fish, or snow mobile around the property in the winter time. Down hill or heli Skiing are also near by.

This isolated jewel also keeps you connected to the outside world through wireless internet, and dish net tv available for all your individual needs.



Keywords: Log Home

New! Log Cabins. Sleep 6 guests.

Property Type

      • House

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Suitability

          • Children Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Not Allowed

          Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 18, Beds for 12-18

          Bathrooms: 6 Bathrooms

          Other Amenities

              • Wine Rack, 2 Wine cooles, a private theatre and a private full size work out room are onsite. Catering, maid servies and profesional personal trainer by arrangement. Ideal outdoor space for weddings, any type of outdoor private parties, and business retreats, which all require a minimum of 1 weeks stay. ...moreless

              Entertainment

              • Air Hockey
              • CD Player
              • DVD Player
              • Foosball
              • Ping Pong Table
              • Pool Table
              • Satellite / Cable:

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              • Stereo
              • VCR
              • Video Game Console
              • Video Games:

                (15)...moreless

              • Video Library

              Attractions

              • Cinemas
              • Live Theater
              • Museums
              • Restaurants
              • Zoo

              Local Services & Businesses

              • ATM/Bank
              • Babysitter
              • Fitness Center
              • Groceries
              • Hospital
              • Laundromat
              • Medical Services

              Leisure Activities

              • Antiquing
              • Boating
              • Horseback Riding
              • Paddle Boating
              • Scenic Drives
              • Shopping
              • Sight Seeing
              • Sledding
              • Walking
              • Whale Watching
              • Wildlife Viewing

              Location Type

              • Lakefront
              • Mountain View

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Cross Country Skiing
              • Cycling
              • Deepsea Fishing
              • Fishing
              • Fly Fishing
              • Freshwater Fishing
              • Golf
              • Hiking
              • Hunting
              • Hunting Big Game
              • Hunting Small Game
              • Ice Skating
              • Jet Skiing
              • Kayaking
              • Mountain Biking
              • Mountain Climbing
              • Mountaineering
              • Parasailing
              • Rafting
              • Rock Climbing
              • Sailing
              • Skiing
              • Snowboarding
              • Snowmobiling
              • Swimming
              • Water Skiing
              • Whitewater Rafting
              • Wind-Surfing

              General

              • Broadband Access
              • Clothes Dryer:

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              • Computer Available
              • Covered Parking
              • Dialup Access
              • Free Long Distance:

                In USA only...moreless

              • Garage
              • Gas Fireplace
              • Linens Provided
              • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer

              Kitchen

              • Catering Available
              • Cooking Utensils

              Outside

              • Balcony:

                Huge deck with furniture to admire the lake....moreless

              • Gazebo:

                In front of a large patio with 2 comercial size grils, equiped with kitchen patio, outdoor bar, fire pit, patio furniture, out door dinner table, etc....moreless

              • Outdoor Grill

              Payment Type

              • Mastercard
              • Visa

              Pool / Spa

              • Hot Tub
               

              Reviews

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              Rental basis: Per property
              Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
              Winter
              Oct 1 - May 13
              3 night min stay
              $795 $845
              Fri, Sat
              $4,890 $18,310
              Summer
              May 15 - Sep 29
              5 night min stay
              $845 $845
              Fri, Sat
              $5,190 $19,960
              My Standard Rate
              5 night min stay
              $795 $845
              Fri, Sat
              $5,190 $19,960
              * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

              Additional information about rental rates

              Fees:

              • Refundable Damage Deposit $2,000
              • Taxes Not included

              Notes:

              Security deposit, Approved on Credit Card only, $1500. Not charged unless damages.

              50% down, non refundable.

              50% day of arrival

              VISA/MC only


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              Last updated: 08/08/2014
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              Location

              Play Volleyball at the Sand Volleyball Court. Work out at the full size Gym in the House. Excellent salmon fishing holes are nearby. Fly fishing, halibut fishing, bear sight seeing and float plane fishing trips, by arrangement. Can helicopter ski, down hill ski, snow shoe, back country ski and go on snowmobiling trips nearby. Cross country skiing, ice skating, ice fishing, northern lights viewing and snow snowmobiling can be done on site. Kayaks are available for use. Wave runners and boats are available for rent during the summer and snow mobiles during the winter at nearby venues.

               

              Owner info

              Year Purchased: 2004

              About the owner: My wife and I are originally from Guatemala, and have lived in Anchorage, Alaska since 1988. We moved our family to Alaska because we were impressed by it's natural beauty and grandeur of this state. The lake house was built in the 1980's for a project that was never finished. We bought the unfinished house in 2004, and over the last 6 years we have been remodeling and enjoying the tranquil home ever since. This beautiful lake house is now available for any guest who wishes to enjoy the wonderful summers and winters that Alaska has to offer. We have enjoyed our last 20 years in Alaska, and hope that others will find the same pleasure in their next visit.

              Why the Owner Chose Big Lake:
              Big Lake Alaska is a popular getaway destination of the residents in Alaska. It is surrounded by incredible views for an unforgettable summer or winter. The house is located in the North Shore of the lake, in an unusually flat area, with 360 degree views. From the lake house, you can see, Mount McKinley, Mount Susitna 'the Sleeping Lady', the Alaska Range, Kinik Glacier and the Chugach Mountains. The lake house is far enough from the city for great privacy and is close to many Alaskan activities.

              The Unique Benefits at this House:
              You can enjoy water sports in the summer, rentals of any motorized equipment is available close by. Access to numerous fishing holes for Salmon, trout, pike, etc. You can make arrangements to be picked up by water plane and taken to incredible fishing areas and sightseeing. Incredible sights that can be admired in the backyard. The property is only three hours from Denali National Park, 10 miles from Wasilla (Sara Palin’s home town). For more shopping and dining options, Anchorage is approximately one hour away. The lake house is also one hour from Hatches Pass, home of the Independence Mine, and a historical site. In winter, enjoy cross country skiing, snow shooing, snowmobiling, Ice Skating, and Ice fishing in the back yard. Big Lake is the start point of the famous Iron Dog Race, and Willow, which is 10 miles north is the start point of the famous dog sled Iditarod Race. Enjoy the Northern Lights in the winter clear nights or visit Hatches Pass for a heli skiing or down hill skiing adventure.


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              This listing was first published here in 2009.

              Date last modified - Tuesday, September 30, 2014

              $795 - $845 per night (USD)
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              5 Bedroom / 6 Bathroom
              Sleeps 18

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              Minimum stay: 3-5 nights
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              Member since: 2009
              Speaks: english
              • Calendar last updated 08/08/2014
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