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Yr Round Two-Level Private Apartment - Mountain View- Queen/Kitchen/Jacuzzi

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Rufous Hummingbird on the stairs to Fireweed House

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Last updated: 12/11/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Juneau apartment description

Sunny efficiency apartment with built-in Queen bed/ Single pull-out. (Possible separate King Bedroom add-on.) Apartment is two-level. Full kitchen with gas range. Skylights. Upper reading deck off kitchen/ living area and lower deck with gas BBQ. Jacuzzi bath/ shower combination. Laundry can be made available upon request. Wi-Fi. Wood burning stove. Off-street parking.

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Property Type

  • 2 story
  • Apartment
  • On floor 1
  • 650 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Long-Term Renters Welcome
          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

            24 years old...moreless

          • Children Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Not Allowed
          • Wheelchair Inaccessible

          Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 3, Beds for 3

          • Bedroom 1: 1 queen, 1 twin/ single

            Open concept apartment/ spacious and bright...moreless

          • Large efficiency apartment--with closet/ storage. Picture window to the mountains. If additional space (beyond the stand-alone apartment) is needed, a king bedroom with private jacuzzi bath may be added. The King bedroom is located in the Main House, just a few steps away from the Fireweed Apartment....moreless

          Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

          • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower, jetted tub

            6-foot jetted tub/extra closet space in bath/large mirrors...moreless

          • Jacuzzi tub/ shower combination. Large mirrors. Closet in bathroom. A second bath would be available if the King bedroom in the Main House is booked as an add-on with the apartment....moreless

          Other Amenities

              • If additional sleeping arrangements are needed, a King bedroom with private bath in the Main House (where the owners/managers reside) may be added. Please call for details. A yellow labrador--'Joe'--is part of our family; so guests must not have a pet allergy and must be comfortable around a large, friendly dog. ...moreless

              Entertainment

              • Books

              Theme

              • Adventure
              • Away From It All
              • Romantic
              • Sports & Activities
              • Tourist Attractions

              Attractions

              • Churches
              • Cinemas
              • Health/Beauty Spa
              • Library
              • Live Theater
              • Marina
              • Museums
              • Playground
              • Recreation Center
              • Restaurants
              • Water Parks
              • Winery Tours

              Local Services & Businesses

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

              Leisure Activities

              • Beachcombing
              • Bird Watching
              • Boating
              • Scenic Drives
              • Shelling
              • Shopping
              • Sight Seeing
              • Sledding
              • Walking
              • Whale Watching
              • Wildlife Viewing

              Location Type

                  • Mountain View:

                    Picture window view of the mainland mountains above Juneau. The Douglas Island mountains are in your backyard! Private, secluded location--only 8 minutes from downtown Juneau....moreless

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Basketball Court
                  • Cross Country Skiing
                  • Cycling
                  • Deepsea Fishing
                  • Fishing
                  • Fly Fishing
                  • Hiking
                  • Hunting
                  • Hunting Big Game
                  • Hunting Small Game
                  • Ice Skating
                  • Kayaking
                  • Mountain Biking
                  • Mountain Climbing
                  • Mountaineering
                  • Pier Fishing
                  • Racquetball
                  • Rafting
                  • Rock Climbing
                  • Sailing
                  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
                  • Ski Lift Privileges
                  • Ski Privileges Optional
                  • Skiing
                  • Snowboarding
                  • Snowmobiling
                  • Sound/Bay Fishing
                  • Swimming
                  • Tennis
                  • Water Skiing
                  • Wind-Surfing

                  Dining

                  • Child's Highchair
                  • Dining:

                    Open kitchen/dining/living with drop leaf table and long counter for eating/work surface...moreless

                  • Dining Area
                  • Seating for 4 people

                  General

                  • Clothes Dryer:

                    Available upon arrangement with owner...moreless

                  • Hair Dryer
                  • Heating:

                    Electric baseboard with two zone valves which independently control heat to the apartment (one in downstairs bath/ one upstairs)...moreless

                  • Internet:

                    Wireless Wi-Fi. Limited movie download...moreless

                  • Iron & Board
                  • Linens Provided
                  • Living Room:

                    open living area with kitchen/dining...moreless

                  • Parking:

                    Parking for 2 cars...moreless

                  • Towels Provided
                  • Washing Machine:

                    Available upon arrangement with owner...moreless

                  • Wood Stove:

                    (Guest purchases firewood or provides on own from local store)...moreless

                  Kitchen

                  • Coffee Maker
                  • Dishes & Utensils:

                    Service for 4-6...moreless

                  • Kitchen

                  Outside

                  • Balcony:

                    Small covered balcony on second level off living/bedroom...moreless

                  • Outdoor Grill:

                    Piped in Gas BBQ...moreless

                  • Ski & Snowboard:

                    Only 1/4 mile to the Eaglecrest Ski Area access road (and then 5 miles to the top of the mountain). Closest lodging in Juneau to this ski area - open from Dec to mid-April....moreless

                   

                  Reviews

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                  Rental basis: Per property
                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                  off-season rental
                  Sep 6 - Mar 31, 2015
                  2 night min stay
                  $149
                  $750 $1,850

                  Rates are based on 2 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest

                  Spring Rate
                  Apr 1 - May 15, 2015
                  2 night min stay
                  $199
                  $1,225

                  Rates are based on 2 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest

                  High Season Summer
                  May 16 - Sep 15, 2015
                  2 night min stay
                  $249
                  $1,610

                  Rates are based on 2 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest

                  My Standard Rate
                  2 night min stay
                  $149
                  $750

                  Rates are based on 2 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest

                  * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                  Additional information about rental rates

                  Fees and Rental Conditions:

                  • One-time Cleaning Fee $200 + tax
                  • Property Damage Protection $89
                  • Tax Rate 12%

                  Notes:

                  60-day cancellation policy.

                  Until confirmed, rates may be subject to change.

                  Fees quoted are for double occupancy only. Please call to confirm rates if a third guest is added.


                  Cancellation policy:

                  100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.


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                  Calendar

                  Last updated: 12/11/2014
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                  Location

                  17 Miles
                  Nearest Airport
                  Juneau International Airport
                  5 Miles
                  Nearest Barpub
                  Red Dog Saloon
                  24 Miles
                  Nearest Ferry
                  Auke Bay Ferry Terminal
                  Juneau
                  Nearest Motorway
                  North Douglas Highway
                  5 Miles
                  Nearest Restaurant
                  Downtown Juneau
                  6 Miles
                  Nearest Ski
                  Eaglecrest Ski Area
                  3 Miles
                  Nearest Beach
                  North Douglas Harbor

                  Car: Necessary

                  Douglas Island 4-acre parcel/ 8 min. from downtown*** Private/ serene setting!

                  Juneau is a beautiful state capital with many contrasts--the icy landscapes of winter, the refreshing rain in our forever-green landscape, the crisp blue summer skies with billowy white clouds, the long daylight of summer (18+ hours in June), and the short daylight of winter (about 6 1/2 in December).

                  With the 1,500 square mile Juneau Icefield at our backdoor, we always encourage summer guests to book a flightseeing trip or a helicopter ride to get the birds-eye view of this magnificent glacial landscape. Another absolute 'must' for our visitors is the Tracy Arm Fjord cruise--a day-long adventure that your hosts will be glad to set up for you and your family--if you want to watch for whales, seals, bears, mountain goats and eagles and see huge icebergs up close, this is the day-long trip for you!

                  With time and this location as your home base, consider adding a day-long trip to Skagway to experience the White Pass & Yukon Route Railroad with an excursion to the Summit; a day at Admiralty Island National Monument to the Brown Bear Sanctuary--guided and unguided brown bear viewing is best in July and August; a zipline adventure; enjoy the Tram ride up Mount Roberts for beautiful hiking or just for lunch; a day-long king salmon or halibut fishing charter; a walking tour of the Juneau historic district; sea kayaking; the Mendenhall Glacier--one of the few glaciers in the world to which you can drive; and days and days of incredible hiking and exploring around the Juneau area!

                   

                  Owner info

                  Year Purchased: 1995

                  About the owner: Jeff and Danith met in Alaska about 30 years ago and decided to share the joy and the beauty of their homes in the Tongass National Forest with other travelers. They created and established the Fireweed House and Guest House complex and have continued to improve the standard of excellence for visitor lodging to Juneau over the last 19 years.

                  Why the Owner Chose Juneau:
                  This unique property is comprised of three separate homes on a four-acre parcel--there are no other such properties available to visitors in the Juneau area. The Apartment is across from the Main House where the owners reside. It is completely private in a stand-alone building. Set up for double occupancy, this large efficiency has a Queen pillow-top bed and also has a single pull-out bed for a child or a guest who would like a separate bed. (If additional sleeping arrangements are needed, a king bedroom in the Main House may be available as an add-on.) The Apartment kitchen has a gas range, refrigerator, microwave, coffee-maker, toaster and coffee grinder for those who like a fresh roast in the morning. The Guest House which sleeps 4-5 people is the larger booking (a separate booking on VRBO) but, with the Fireweed Apartment, adds accommodations for a larger group traveling to Juneau. The Main House where the owners reside to provide on-sight management and travel advice if desired completes this setting. In developing the property, the pristine Alaskan wilderness and the magnificent views have been maintained --yet all in close proximity to the many Juneau travel adventures, shopping, and dining. With both the Fireweed Apartment and the Guest House, larger groups traveling together can stay at the same complex but enjoy their own independent private, plush accommodations.

                  The Unique Benefits at this Apartment:
                  As we developed Fireweed House, we wanted to maintain the lovely view and the ambiance of the Apartment warmth, the special touches of the Guest House, and the details that would convey to guests just how much we care about the success of each and every traveler's stay in Juneau. Since both the Apartment and the Guest House are open year-round, try a winter ski holiday or a summer getaway.


                  Contact us

                  Speaks: english

                   

                  Photos

                  • Rufous Hummingbird on the stairs to Fireweed House

                    Rufous Hummingbird on the stairs to Fireweed House

                  • Mainland Mountain View from Fireweed House

                    Mainland Mountain View from Fireweed House

                  • Thomas Glacier as seen from Fireweed House

                    Thomas Glacier as seen from Fireweed House

                  • Jeffrey's Salmon Catch of the Day!!

                    Jeffrey's Salmon Catch of the Day!!

                  • Living area/ Wood-burning corner stove

                    Living area/ Wood-burning corner stove

                  • Winter comes to Fireweed Apartment!

                    Winter comes to Fireweed Apartment!

                  • Iceberg in Mendenhall Lake

                    Iceberg in Mendenhall Lake

                  • Waterfall as seen from Mendenhall Glacier Visitors' Center

                    Waterfall as seen from Mendenhall Glacier Visitors' Center

                  • Winter Scene at Eaglecrest Ski Area -- only 5 miles from your apartment

                    Winter Scene at Eaglecrest Ski Area -- only 5 miles from your apartment

                  • Heinzelman Ridge from Fireweed House

                    Heinzelman Ridge from Fireweed House

                  • Red Breasted Sapsucker at Fireweed House

                    Red Breasted Sapsucker at Fireweed House

                  • Lena Beach near Juneau

                    Lena Beach near Juneau

                  • Deck with new piped-in Gas BBQ

                    Deck with new piped-in Gas BBQ

                  • Coming in from the upstairs deck to living area

                    Coming in from the upstairs deck to living area

                  • Bright kitchen/ hard wood floors

                    Bright kitchen/ hard wood floors

                  • Sandy Beach on Douglas Island as seen from the Mt. Roberts Tram

                    Sandy Beach on Douglas Island as seen from the Mt. Roberts Tram

                  • Queen Pillow-top Bed

                    Queen Pillow-top Bed

                  • Winter view from Fireweed Apartment

                    Winter view from Fireweed Apartment

                  • Gastineau Channel as seen from Mt. Roberts Tram

                    Gastineau Channel as seen from Mt. Roberts Tram

                  • Downtown Juneau from Mt. Roberts

                    Downtown Juneau from Mt. Roberts

                  • Mendenhall Glacier from the Air

                    Mendenhall Glacier from the Air

                  • A clear day mountain view from Fireweed House

                    A clear day mountain view from Fireweed House

                  • Douglas Island and Juneau-Douglas Bridge from Mt. Roberts Tram

                    Douglas Island and Juneau-Douglas Bridge from Mt. Roberts Tram

                  • Juneau Sunset Sky

                    Juneau Sunset Sky

                  VRBO #472446

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                  This listing was first published here in 2013.

                  Date last modified - Sunday, December 28, 2014

                  $149 - $249 per night (USD)
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                  1 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 3

                  View calendar: Updated 12/11/14
                  Minimum stay: 2 nights
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                  Member since: 2012
                  Speaks: english
                  • Calendar last updated: 12/11/2014
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