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Cozy, Warm, and Close to Everything!

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Last updated: 09/19/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:Ask Owner
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Willow house description

An adorably cozy, beautifully appointed 3 bedroom, 1 bath single level cabin home located just north of Willow and outside of Wasilla, Alaska. Big Southwest facing windows offer an expansive view of the forest landscape. The moose wander by almost daily, and nightime viewing of the stars and aurora is not to be missed. A super comfy livingroom funiture, oversized diningroom table, and a gorgeous tongue-and-groove pine ceiling are just a few of the details that make this rustic cabin a surprisingly decadent forest retreat.

Property Type

  • House
  • 1250 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Non Smoking Only:

            No smoking indoors. large fire pit area outdoors for smoking....moreless

          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

            25 y/o...moreless

          • Children Welcome
          • Long-Term Renters Welcome
          • Events Allowed

          Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

          • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

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          • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

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          • Kids Room: 1 sleep sofa /futon, 1 bunk bed

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          • All three bedrooms are carpeted and have separate closets.

          Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

          • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

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          Kitchen & Dining

          • Dining:

            The dining area is included in the great room, making an open inviting area for eating, card and board games, etc. Seats 6 comfortably and 8 if you really really like your company ;0)...moreless

          • Kitchen:

            The kitchen, as part of the great room, is open and has lots of cabinet space....moreless

          • Dishes & Utensils:

            Fully appointed with pots and pans, china and silverware, etc....moreless

          • Stove:

            New 6-burner stainless steel stove/convection oven...moreless

          • Dining Area Seats:

            6...moreless

          • Oven
          • Pantry Items
          • Toaster
          • Seating for 6 people

          Amenities

          • Living Room:

            Walk in to the living room from the front door, and you will think you are still outside! Large windows bring the outside in....moreless

          • Heating:

            Diesel forced air for a comfortable even temperature throughout the house....moreless

          • Linens Provided
          • Towels Provided
          • Washing Machine
          • Clothes Dryer
          • Parking
          • Hair Dryer
          • Iron & Board

          Other Amenities

              • This 'cabin' is located in a rural setting in the beautiful Alaska wilderness. It is close to fishing in summer and great for snow machining and cross-country skiing in the winter. But unlike other remote cabins, it is beautifully appointed and has all the comforts of home. Return to your home away from home and sit by the camp fire or relax inside with the beautiful outside views. It's Alaska at it's best!...moreless

              Entertainment

                  • Games:

                    Taboo, SkipBo, Dominoes, Cards, Jenga - other board and card games...moreless

                  Outdoor Features

                  • Deck / Patio:

                    The small deck at the back door makes access to the outdoor grill easy!...moreless

                  Theme

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

                  Location & View

                      • Rural:

                        This lovely rural setting has it all! A decadent base-camp for your outside of Willow, Alaska, it's a perfect retreat to enjoy and explore the rivers and lakes for fishing during the summer...moreless

                      Activities

                      • Churches
                      • Snowmobiling
                      • Cross Country Skiing
                      • Mountain Biking
                      • Water Skiing
                      • Rafting
                      • Freshwater Fishing
                      • Fly Fishing
                      • Hunting
                      • Cycling
                      • Jet Skiing
                      • Kayaking
                      • Whitewater Rafting
                      • Mountaineering
                      • Hunting Small Game
                      • Hiking
                      • Hunting Big Game
                      • Groceries
                      • ATM/Bank
                      • Sledding
                      • Paddle Boating
                      • Eco Tourism
                      • Wildlife Viewing
                      • Boating
                      • Sight Seeing
                      • Walking
                      • Scenic Drives
                      • Bird Watching
                      • Restaurants
                      • Recreation Center
                      • Playground
                      • Medical Services
                      • Fishing
                       

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                      Rental basis: Per property
                      Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                      Late Summer
                      Aug 27 - Oct 14, 2014
                      3 night min stay
                      $200
                      Winter
                      Oct 15 - Feb 26, 2015
                      3 night min stay
                      $350
                      $2,000
                      Iditarod
                      Feb 27 - Mar 8, 2015
                      3 night min stay
                      $500
                      My Standard Rate
                      3 night min stay
                      $250
                      $1,500

                      Additional information about rental rates

                      Fees:

                      • Cleaning Fee $100
                      • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
                      • Tax Rate 5%

                      Notes:

                      *Cancellations*

                      In the event of cancellation prior to 60 days of occupancy, the deposit amount is refundable. In the event of cancellation within 60 days of occupancy, or early departure, rental amounts paid are unfortunately non-refundable.

                      BED TAX DETAILS:

                      http://www.codepublishing.com/AK/MatanuskaSusitnaBorough/?MatanuskaSusitnaBorough03/MatanuskaSusitnaBorough0332.html#3.32


                      Cancellation policy:

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


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                      Last updated: 09/19/2014
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                      Location

                      70 Miles
                      Nearest Airport
                      Anchorage - Ted Stevens International
                      40 Miles
                      Nearest Train
                      Talkeetna Rail Depot
                      6 Miles
                      Nearest Motorway
                      Glenn Highway
                      10 Miles
                      Nearest Restaurant

                      Car: Necessary

                      You're only minutes away from almost all the iconic Alaskan activities. A few of our favorites include:

                      • Biking

                      • Hiking

                      • Boating

                      • Fishing

                      • Hunting

                      • Dog Sledding

                      • Snow Machining

                      • Camp Fire Making

                      • Wildlife Watching

                      • Moose Tracking

                      • Aurora Watching

                      • Book Reading

                      • Cocktail Drinking

                      • Game Playing (Cards, Board-games, Etc.)

                      • New Recipe Cooking

                      • Fireplace Enjoying

                      • Sanity Restoring

                       

                      Owner info

                      Year Purchased: 2013

                      About the owner: When not enjoying our Willow cabin we can be found cruising around South East Alaska on our boat, the Myrtle-C... or working to afford our little slices of heaven. One of us works on the North Slope in the petroleum industry and one of is an IT project manager.

                      Why the Owner Chose Willow:
                      Our dream of building a little cabin in the woods came true after a searching for the perfect spot in nature to call our own. We purchased the land and started construction in 2013 and put the finishing touches on the place in early 2014. It is/was a labor of love for us and we hope you enjoy it as much as we do.

                      The Unique Benefits at this House:
                      Amazing views, cozy warm living space, a great kitchen with a fabulous gas range, full size washer and dryer, and a fire-pit just begging for stories and s'mores!


                      Contact us

                      Speaks: english

                       

                      Photos

                      • We looove to cook!

                        We looove to cook!

                      • Create a hot-spot with your smart phone and read a good (or bad ;0) e-book.

                        Create a hot-spot with your smart phone and read a good (or bad ;0) e-book.

                      • Unwind and unplug (there's great cell reception here... just in case ;0)

                        Unwind and unplug (there's great cell reception here... just in case ;0)

                      • Master - this room has a great Northern exposure - you can star gaze from bed

                        Master - this room has a great Northern exposure - you can star gaze from bed

                      • Twin bunk beds and fold out (full size) futon

                        Twin bunk beds and fold out (full size) futon

                      • Front view, during construction... a family affair

                        Front view, during construction... a family affair

                      • We've come a long way.

                        We've come a long way.

                      • Mason 'helping' Doyle install one of the heaters

                        Mason 'helping' Doyle install one of the heaters

                      • The view facing North... and a road less traveled.

                        The view facing North... and a road less traveled.

                      • The windows face directly South East for great light and gorgeous sunsets

                        The windows face directly South East for great light and gorgeous sunsets

                      • Fire Pit (we've got some pretty sweet marshmallow roasters for you to use)

                        Fire Pit (we've got some pretty sweet marshmallow roasters for you to use)

                      • These taste extra delicious here

                        These taste extra delicious here

                      • Tres Generaciones - serious evaluation of the hall while under construction

                        Tres Generaciones - serious evaluation of the hall while under construction

                      • What does he say?

                        What does he say?

                      VRBO #514699

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                      This listing was first published here in 2014.

                      Date last modified - Tuesday, August 19, 2014

                      $200 - $500 per night (USD)
                      6

                      3 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 6

                      View calendar: Updated 09/19/14
                      Minimum stay: 3 nights
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