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This property allows you to book online with a credit card. After submitting a reservation request, the owner or manager has 24 hours to accept, at which time your card will be charged and you will receive an email confirmation

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Recent Juneau reviews

  • Beautiful!

    "This home was perfect for our 3 generation family stay. We rented it for a month so that our huge family could take turns coming to Juneau. The home is spacious with breathtaking views. You can't help but feel at home during your staying in this lovely home. The owners have thought of everything you could possibly need and more. You will make incredibly memories during your stay. There is loads of closet space in every bedroom including the master. The owners are extremely quick to respond to any needs or questions. Just do it! You will not regret it for a minute!"
    Guest: C B. Date of Stay: June 2014 Review Submitted: July 18, 2014
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  • Great location

    "Very close to downtown, easy access, lovely view, nice yard owners share with guests. Bonfire pit by the water was so much fun. Two of us stayed for a week, comfortable furniture and bed. Parking available."
    Guest: Joe Date of Stay: September 2014 Review Submitted: October 3, 2014
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  • Visit Alaska in Style !!

    "Alaska Northern Sands in beyond amazing and the owners, Tom and Debbie, are wonderful people to work with. The suites are spacious, very clean and well maintained. The views of Auke Bay are stunning. The property is beautifully manicured and the surrounding landscape is impressive. This property, the location and its owners will make your Alaskan dreams come true. Words cannot describe the beauty you will find at Northern Sands and will only add to your Alaskan experience."
    Guest: Matthew S. Date of Stay: July 2014 Review Submitted: August 8, 2014
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  • Vacation

    "Gold mine museum was a short walk up the hill, and well worth the trip. House was great for us. It was older, clean, and very comfortable with a great view. Getting up the hill is a challenging hike. The owner was very helpful."
    Guest: TOBI Date of Stay: July 2014 Review Submitted: August 4, 2014
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Juneau Travel Tips

Incredible Attractions to See near Juneau Vacation Rentals

Juneau is located in a part of the world that is known for its glacial beauty. The Mendenhall Glacier is one of the most impressive in the area. It has an ice core that measures between 300 and 1,800 feet deep; at its widest point, it is almost a half-mile in diameter. Incredibly, this giant mass of ice still makes steady progress in its movement each year. The Mendenhall Glacier is only one of many glaciers that make up the much larger Juneau Icefield. Local outfitters provide guided excursions where you can go hiking and climbing in various parts of the region.

Juneau is also known for its large population of migrating humpback whales. In season, you can see them in the waterways with their young. The best way to have a close encounter with the whales is by joining a whale watching boat excursion. For the more adventurous, there are also sea kayaking excursions available where you can see these gentle giants of the sea.

Between October and April each year, visitors to Juneau can enjoy a wide variety of festivals events, live performances and art shows. If you enjoy the classics, you can take in a show at the Juneau Opera or enjoy a night out at the Juneau Symphony Orchestra.

Getting to Juneau Cabins

There are daily flights that take visitors between Seattle, Anchorage and Juneau. These scheduled jet services offer the most convenient way to get to Juneau. Juneau also serves as an air hub for flights to communities located to the southeast such as Sitka, Ketchikan and Petersburg. You can take your car to Juneau but you can’t drive there. If this sounds a little strange, it is because most communities are connected by waterways rather than roads. The Alaskan Marine Highway System is a floating roadway and ferry system that connects communities in Alaska. You can enter the system in British Columbia or Washington among other areas and then travel between destinations. For sections where there are no road connections, you can simply drive your car onto a ferry and cruise along to the next port. This is actually one of the best ways to explore the region. You can then arrive in Juneau relaxed and ready to enjoy your vacation.

Favorite Seasons to Travel to Juneau Lodging

While Juneau it known for its icy surroundings, it does enjoy some mild daytime temperatures in the summer months. An average summer daytime temperature is between 60 and 80 degrees Fahrenheit. This is perfect weather to enjoy hiking, kayaking, mountain biking and a wide variety of other outdoor activities. In the wintertime, most visitors come to enjoy the fantastic downhill and cross country skiing. Heli-skiing and snowboarding are available for the adrenalin junkies. In winter, the temperatures average around 29 degrees Fahrenheit so you need to be adequately equipped when heading outdoors.

Visitors to Alaska Vacation Rentals in Juneau

Juneau is a scenically beautiful area. If nothing else, you can come simply to enjoy the warm hospitality and incredible views. Juneau is a city with a warm cultural heart and has frequent art and cultural activities on the go. Perhaps those that have the most fun when visiting Juneau are the outdoor adventurers. In both summer and winter, there are fantastic hikes that take you exploring the surrounding areas. In the wintertime, snow enthusiasts can burn up the downhill slopes or explore the forests with cross country skiing. Other activities include mountain biking, kayaking, cruising and wildlife viewing. One thing is for certain, you’ll never be bored in Juneau.

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