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Trail shown. After a day of recreating, relax and watch for a moose to pass by!

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Last updated: 07/28/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2-31 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Anchorage house description

Welcome to Alder Bluff Stay!

This charming, comfortable, furnished one bedroom suite overlooks the beautiful Chester Creek greenbelt in midtown Anchorage, Alaska.

Watch for a grazing moose to meander by from the comfort of our terraced decks or head out on a miles long walk or bike ride starting right outside your private suite! Our property is exceptionally located in a quiet, residential midtown Anchorage neighborhood abutting Chester Creek's urban woods and wildlife. Paved and primitive trails are accessed right from our yard.

This rental boasts all private space with private access and forest view on the lower walkout level of our home. Location affords great potential for solitude, relaxing, hiking, biking, moose sightings! The suite's amenities include queen bed, full kitchen, toiletries, cable TV, Blu-Ray player, wireless internet, outdoor gas grill, firewood and outdoor fire pit, terraced gardens with rock walls, vibrant flower planters, trail access, expansive decks, lounge chairs, children's play-set and toys, guidebooks/books, maps for reference.

Centrally located just minutes from downtown (10 min), UAA (5 min), area hospitals (5 min), Costco (5 min), midtown shops/restaurants (5-10 min), Seward/Glenn highway (5 min), Ted Steven’s International Airport (20 min). We are licensed by the Municipality of Anchorage and the State of Alaska for lodging services. We prioritize high standards when it comes to cleanliness, comfort and customer service.

We take pride in our high standard of cleanliness, comfort and value. We work hard for our guest's excellent reviews and guestbook comments. Come be our guest!

Thank you for considering our VRBO listing. We look forward to the prospect of hosting your stay.


Property Type

  • House
  • 550 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

            Minimum age for renters is 21. ID required....moreless

          • Non Smoking Only:

            There is no smoking in or on the premises....moreless

          • Pets Not Allowed:

            We have a well-behaved lab....moreless

          • Children Welcome

          Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 3

          • One Bedroom Suite: 1 queen, 1 twin/ single, 1 child bed

            *Rollaway bed mattress can be put on floor for an adult...moreless

          • This charming suite contains four rooms including the entryway, sleeping/sitting area, full kitchen with dining table and chairs and private bathroom. Amenities include wireless internet, cable TV, Blu-Ray player, am/fm clock radio. ...moreless

          Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

          • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

            ...moreless

          • Clean, bright bathroom consists of a shower with curtain, a sink, toilet and inset cabinets. There is an exhaust fan above the shower. A bathroom rug, bath and hand towels and washcloths are provided for your use in addition to select toiletries. ...moreless

          Kitchen & Dining

          • Kitchen:

            Full kitchen furnished with cookware, dishes and utensils, coffee pot, toaster, microwave, stove, refrigerator/freezer...moreless

          • Dining Area Seats:

            3...moreless

          • Dining
          • Refrigerator
          • Stove
          • Microwave
          • Coffee Maker
          • Toaster
          • Pantry Items
          • Dishes & Utensils
          • Oven
          • Seating for 3 people

          Amenities

          • Parking:

            (One vehicle limit)...moreless

          • Living Room seats 3
          • Hair Dryer
          • Towels Provided
          • Heating
          • Linens Provided

          Entertainment

          • Television
          • Satellite / Cable
          • DVD Player
          • Books
          • Video Library
          • Toys

          Communications

              • Internet

              Outdoor Features

              • Outdoor Grill
              • Deck / Patio
              • Balcony

              Theme

              • Away From It All
              • Romantic
              • Family
              • Budget
              • Sports & Activities
              • Adventure

              Activities

              • Arboretum
              • Laundromat
              • Massage Therapist
              • Medical Services
              • Fitness Center
              • Freshwater Fishing
              • Ice Skating
              • Mountain Climbing
              • Mountaineering
              • Roller Blading
              • Hospital
              • Tennis
              • Swimming
              • Cycling
              • Mountain Biking
              • Cross Country Skiing
              • Skiing
              • Snowboarding
              • Hiking
              • Fishing
              • Rock Climbing
              • Kayaking
              • Groceries
              • ATM/Bank
              • Wildlife Viewing
              • Botanical Garden
              • Churches
              • Library
              • Playground
              • Synagogues
              • Zoo
              • Restaurants
              • Health/Beauty Spa
              • Cinemas
              • Live Theater
              • Museums
              • Beachcombing
              • Bird Watching
              • Eco Tourism
              • Paddle Boating
              • Scenic Drives
              • Walking
              • Shopping
              • Sight Seeing
              • Boating
              • Sledding
              • Racquetball
              • Basketball Court
               

              Reviews

              Write a review 4.9
              from 13 traveler reviews
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              Rental basis: Per property
              Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
              September
              Sep 3 - Sep 30, 2014
              2 night min stay
              $100
              $650 $2,200
              October
              Oct 1 - Oct 31, 2014
              31 night min stay

              $1,250
              My Standard Rate
              2 night min stay
              $120
              * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

              Additional information about rental rates

              Fees:

              • Refundable Damage Deposit $100
              • Tax Rate 12%

              Notes:

              Monthly+ stays are not assessed bed tax/taxes

              Cancellations:

              If notice of cancellation is received in writing 14+ days to arrival = Fully reimbursed.

              If notice of cancellation is received in writing within 7-13 days to arrival = 50% reimbursed.

              If notice of cancellation is received in writing 0-6 days from date of arrival = no reimbursement.

              Rates subject to change until reservation is made.

              One half of your total balance is due at the time of booking. Remaining balance is due 30 days prior to arrival. We accept personal checks or cashier's checks. 12% municipal bed tax included in total cost. For stays 30 days or longer there is no bed tax assessed. 3 night minimum unless desired days are between bookings.

              Discounted shoulder season rates begin first week in September.


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              Calendar

              Last updated: 07/28/2014
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              21 Unavailable
              22 Today
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              Location

              7 Miles
              Nearest Airport
              Ted Stevens International Airport
              60 Miles
              Nearest Ferry
              Alaska Marine Highway at Whittier
              3.5 Miles
              Nearest Train
              Alaska Railroad Depot in Anchorage

              Car: Recommended

              *State park trailheads are within 20 minutes

              *15 minutes from downtown, museums, restaurants, the airport and Alaska railroad depot

              *5 minutes from shopping malls, banks, grocery stores, gas stations and Costco

              *5 Minutes from area hospitals, the University of Alaska, Anchorage, and Alaska Pacific University

              *5 minutes from Goose Lake and neighborhood parks/playgrounds

              *1 block from nearest bus route

              * Chester Creek greenbelt walking/biking trails are accessed from our backyard

               

              Owner info

              About the owner: We are delighted to be considered for your lodging needs while in Anchorage. We welcome your business and look forward to the prospect of hosting your stay. Born and raised in Minnesota, our jobs and the lure of frontier adventure brought us to Alaska. Tony-biologist by training; lifetime painter; loves hiking new trails and revisiting old ones. Avid reader, bird watcher, Sci-Fi geek. Katie-High school teacher; worked trails/interpretation for Alaska USFS; is a Returned Peace Corps Volunteer, and an avid hiker, paddler, cycler. We have a darling school-age daughter and a happy, well-behaved lab.

              The Unique Benefits at this House:
              Business license issued by the Sate of Alaska and the Municipality of Anchorage for lodging services.


              Contact us

              Speaks: english, french

               

              Photos

              • Trail shown. After a day of recreating, relax and watch for a moose to pass by!

                Trail shown. After a day of recreating, relax and watch for a moose to pass by!

              • Welcome!

                Welcome!

              • Lower Russian Lake trailhead is less than two hours from our house.

                Lower Russian Lake trailhead is less than two hours from our house.

              • Tern Lake is 90 minutes from our house.

                Tern Lake is 90 minutes from our house.

              • Moose visit frequently.

                Moose visit frequently.

              • Welcome! Rental suite is in back. It has a private access, forest view, & trails

                Welcome! Rental suite is in back. It has a private access, forest view, & trails

              • In summer our terraced decks are accented by rustic benches and vibrant flowers.

                In summer our terraced decks are accented by rustic benches and vibrant flowers.

              • Raven Glacier on Crow Pass trail. Trailhead is less than 1 hour from our home.

                Raven Glacier on Crow Pass trail. Trailhead is less than 1 hour from our home.

              • Prince William Sound via Whittier is 90 minutes away.

                Prince William Sound via Whittier is 90 minutes away.

              • Kennecott Mine, Wrangell-St. Elias National Park

                Kennecott Mine, Wrangell-St. Elias National Park

              • Bears visit us too.  (Not so frequently!)
Photo 7/13/2013

                Bears visit us too. (Not so frequently!) Photo 7/13/2013

              VRBO #451337

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              Date last modified - Monday, July 28, 2014

              $42 - $120 per night (USD)
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              1 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
              Sleeps 3

              View calendar: Updated 07/28/14
              Minimum stay: 2-31 nights
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              Speaks: english, french
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