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Girdwood Cozy Oasis Close to Lifts

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Last updated: 05/16/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Mountain side - close to the base and chair lifts this executive style studio condo with room to sleep comfortably up to four adults or family of five with small children with a bunk bed (1 double bed, 1 single bed, 1 pull out trundle bed) and a queen sofa sleeper is your perfect rest stop. Snuggle up with family or friends and enjoy the views of the lighted mountain in front of the floor to ceiling brick wood burning fireplace or listen to the bubbling creek just outside your door. Perfect ambiance after a long ski day in the winter or a day of adventure in the summer. Completely refurbished with all new furniture and fixtures.

Alaska is known for its dramatic landscapes and incredible wildlife viewing opportunities and endless adventures! Our condo is centrally located in Girdwood—making us the perfect base camp for your summer or winter adventures. Whether you are traveling to Alaska via cruise, tour group or own your own, staying in Girdwood makes perfect sense.

Summer fun not to miss in or around Girdwood while you visit...
Hike the North Face Trail which starts right from the Alyeska Resort. For the more active, hike the trail up and rest on the way down by catching a complimentary scenic tram ride. For the rest of us, get a ticket for the scenic tram and take the North Face trail down at your own pace. Sea Kayaking in Prince William Sound - Just 25 miles from Alyeska and separated by a 2.5 mile one-way tunnel, Whittier is the gateway to Prince William Sound. Once a popular port of call, and a former military facility, glacier and wildlife cruises and kayaking tours depart from Whittier daily in the summer season. The Alaska Railroad also makes a stop in Whittier. Mix action and adventures with a jet-boat outing on Six Mile. This activity is perfect for families of all ages. Or for more adventure on the river take the raft tour and ride the Class IV & V rapids through the canyons of Six Mile. Take in a glacier and wildlife viewing cruise in Seward, just two hours from Alyeska. A charming coastal community and gateway to Kenai Fjords National Park and the Resurrection Bay, Seward bustles in the summer with a historic downtown. The Alaska Sealife Center is a must-visit. Alaska’s only public aquarium and ocean wildlife rescue center, the Sealife Center allows visitors close encounters with puffins, octopus, sea lions and other sealife.
Take a scenic helicopter ride and truly explore the vastness of the majestic Chugach Mountain Range. A variety of flight-seeing adventures are available, find one that fits your schedule and budget.

Winter adventures should include getting the most out of the mountain – take a lesson with a pro at the Mountain Learning Center. Whether you are new to skiing or snowboarding, or advanced and looking to up your game, the instructors at the Mountain Learning Center can turn just another day on the slopes into extraordinary fun. Dog sled with an authentic Iditarod team and explore the area. The guided tour includes presentation on the history of dog sledding in Alaska while you interact with your musher’s adventures on the trail. Visit the Girdwood Center for Visual Arts and peruse (and purchase!) works from local artists. Learn to ice climb with professional mountaineers and see glaciers and other ice formations up close. Join Chugach Powder Guides for a full day of heli or snow cat skiing in the amazing back country of the Chugach Mountain Range. The expert guides provide back country safety instruction and gear, and knowledge about the terrain, to ensure the best skiing and riding for their guests. Snowmobile through a winter wonderland of snow-filled meadows with endless scenic views. Perfect for kids and adults of all abilities, these snowmobile tours provide a group outing designed with multi-generational families in mind. Or just relax with signature treatment or service at The Spa at Alyeska. You deserve it!




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Property Type

  • Condo
  • On floor 2
  • 600 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    25 years old...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 0 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

  • Studio beds: 1 double, 1 twin/ single, 1 child bed, 1 sleep sofa /futon, 1 bunk bed

    Sofa is a queen sleeper...moreless

  • The bunk bed contains a single top bunk, a double bottom bunk with tempurpedic mattresses. There is also a pull out trundle bed perfect for a child. In addition the couch folds out into a nice queen size sleeper....moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom : toilet, combination tub/shower, jetted tub

    Tile with wood acsent...moreless

  • Tiled jetted jaccuzzi tub great for after a long day of skiing or hiking....moreless

Other Amenities

  • A studio with a view from deck, cozy atmosphere and very close to lifts and all the local attractions. Walk to the Hotel or to Town. This place is very comfortable and cozy has been completely remodeled with all new furnishings and fixtures, can sleep up to 4 comfortably. Beautiful original brick fireplace along with a full kitchen and jetted tub for those tired sore muscles after a long ski day, Cable TV, Internet and DVD....moreless

Entertainment

  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television:

    42 inch flat screen...moreless

  • Video Library

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Marina
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Mountain View
  • Resort:

    The Alyeska Resort is walking distance from the condo with a full concierge desk to book activities in the area....moreless

  • Ski-In
  • Ski-Out

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Hunting Big Game
  • Hunting Small Game
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountaineering
  • Paragliding
  • Parasailing
  • Rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Whitewater Rafting
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining Area

General

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony

Pool / Spa

  • Sauna
  • Jetted Tub

Building Type

  • Building
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer
May 1 - Aug 31, 2015
2 night min stay
$125 $130
Fri, Sat
$775

Rates are based on 3 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest

Fall
Sep 1 - Nov 22, 2015
2 night min stay
$105 $115
Fri, Sat
$695

Rates are based on 3 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest

Ski Season 2016
Nov 23 - Apr 30, 2016
2 night min stay
$125 $135
Fri, Sat
$800

Rates are based on 3 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest


Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $125
  • Cleaning Fee $35 + tax
  • Tax Rate 12%

Notes:

Rate covers 3 people, $10 additional per person per night and 12% bed tax.

Sorry we do not accommodate 1 night reservations (no exceptions).

There is a 4 night minimum rental required on Holiday Breaks.

Please inquire about Holiday rates including Christmas Break, March Spring Break month and Weekend Special Events.


Cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.


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Location

47 Miles
Nearest Airport
Anchorage International Airport
0.2 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Sitzmark
10 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Whittier
0.3 Miles
Nearest Golf
Frisbie Golf Course at the Alyeska Resort
8 Miles
Nearest Train
Prior to turn-off to Whittier
1 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Seward Highway
0.2 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Several Restaurants
0.1 Miles
Nearest Ski
Mt. Alyeska - Chair 3

Car: Recommended

While visiting Girdwood here are some ideas of activities. Ride the scenic tram to the top of Mt. Alyeska and capture the panoramic views of Turnagain Arm, surrounding mountains and “hanging” glaciers. For the active, hike the new North Face Trail to the Upper Tram Terminal and catch a complimentary ride down on the tram. Explore the floral and fauna of North America’s northern most rainforest on a hike on the Winner Creek Trail. Take a trip out to the Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center just ten minutes south down the Seward highway to see moose, bears, caribou, bison, musk ox and much more! Take a helicopter ride up to a glacier high in the mountains and dog sled with an authentic Iditarod team. See the valley surrounding Alyeska Resort from the skies with a tandem paragliding outing paired with a certified paraglider. Choose from a variety of full-day cruise adventures in Prince William Sound (Whittier) just 15 minutes south of Girdwood or Resurrection Bay (Seward) 2 hours away.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2006


Contact us

Speaks: english

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Photos

  • All new Kitchen fully furnished

    All new Kitchen fully furnished

  • tiled Bathroom with jetted tub

    tiled Bathroom with jetted tub

  • Brighton Building surrounded by Mountains all around you

    Brighton Building surrounded by Mountains all around you

  • Flying at the top of the mountain

    Flying at the top of the mountain

  • Top of Mount Alyeska!

    Top of Mount Alyeska!

  • Another view from the top of the Mountain with views in the distance of Turnigan

    Another view from the top of the Mountain with views in the distance of Turnigan

  • Northern Lights over Girdwood

    Northern Lights over Girdwood

  • Family of bears in Moose Meadow just 2 blocks from condo

    Family of bears in Moose Meadow just 2 blocks from condo

  • Pod of whales in Prince William Sound (Whittier) just 10 minutes away

    Pod of whales in Prince William Sound (Whittier) just 10 minutes away

  • Bunk bed (double & single) with twin trundle and queen size sofa sleeper

    Bunk bed (double & single) with twin trundle and queen size sofa sleeper

  • Entry into condo built in ski rack in closet

    Entry into condo built in ski rack in closet

  • Northern Lights over Moose Meadow while out X-Country Skiing.

    Northern Lights over Moose Meadow while out X-Country Skiing.

  • Slush Cup - Pond Jumping

    Slush Cup - Pond Jumping

  • Dusk over Crow Creek in the middle of Girdwood town

    Dusk over Crow Creek in the middle of Girdwood town

  • Paragliding from the top of Mt. Alyeska with view of Turnigan

    Paragliding from the top of Mt. Alyeska with view of Turnigan

  • Along the Winner Creek trail

    Along the Winner Creek trail

  • Mother and two calves in Moose Meadow

    Mother and two calves in Moose Meadow

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