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Denali Hideaway - Half a Mile off the Highway, a Million Miles from Ordinary

Bedrooms 2
Space 700 sq. ft.
Property type apartment


About the property

Denali Hideaway is located a half mile off of the Parks Highway, nestled in the small town of Healy, just 11 miles north of Denali National Park. Built by a talented local carpenter, this breathtaking, beautiful Alaskan home is an excellent retreat after a long day of adventuring in Alaska's Interior.

Our two bedroom, one bathroom residence is attached, yet private, with an entrance of it's own. It comfortably sleeps four with a queen bed and two twin beds, full bath, living room with a mini-fridge, microwave and other small kitchen appliances to make your stay more enjoyable. The home's original owner and master craftsman took precise care in the building of the entire home - including crafting all of the home's ceilings, support beams and intricacies.

Located in Healy, there are a variety of restaurants, a local brewery, a small convenience store, a quaint local coffee shop, an Alaskan lake and many local trails. For more entertainment, restaurants and activities, simply drive 11 miles to just outside the entrance to Denali National Park. This bustling tourist hub, known to locals as "Glitter Gulch", is home to dozens of restaurants, nightly shows, several gift shops as well as your gateway to many more adventurous activities.

More Details

Member since: 2017
Premier Partner

This VRBO partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
February 20, 2018

About Kami

This home is owned by Dakota and Kami MacIver. They are both lifelong Alaskans & high school sweethearts who settled down in their hometown to raise a family of their own. Our growing family enjoys many of Alaska's abundant resources such as: fishing in south central Alaska, subsistence hunting and gathering berries in the fall, and managing a trapline in the winter. We also enjoy camping, taking out our ATV, and coaching youth hockey in the winter. We are also active members of our local church and enjoy volunteering there too.

Kami purchased this apartment in 2015

What makes this apartment unique

This property is perfect for staying with families. With one bedroom for parents, and another bedroom for kids, there's still room to play in the living area!


Healy Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 700 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:30 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Min. age of primary renter: 20
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • Quiet Time: Monday - Thursday 9 pm. Friday - Sunday 10 pm. Please keep in mind our hardworking neighbors as you enjoy our small community.
  • Family
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Coffee Maker
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
  • Games
  • Television ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • churches
  • library
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • photography
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • whitewater rafting


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Denali Hideaway - Half a Mile off the Highway, a Million Miles from Ordinary
average rating of 4.875 based on 24 reviews

Great space

  • 5 of 5

Lovely space! Very well insulated and heated too! We were nice and toasty even though it was cold outside.

  • Submitted: Feb 20, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Best place we ever stayed around Denali Nationl Park

  • 5 of 5

A beautiful two bedroom apartment. Very convenient to the National Park and Healy. Owners are there to take care of any need you have.

  • Submitted: Feb 5, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Clean, great host.

  • 5 of 5

Only thing the place needs is a little bit of a kitchen area, other then that. Very nice and quiet.

  • Submitted: Dec 21, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great place near Denali

  • 5 of 5

Kami was so great with helping us plan our stay. They made sure to have vehicle plug in available, as well as snow shovel/ice scraper. The place was very clean and cozy. I would definitely stay here again!

  • Submitted: Nov 17, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the kind review! It was a pleasure meeting you and your dad. How lucky to visit during such a beautiful snowfall!
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  • 5 of 5

Cozy and comfortable!

  • Submitted: Oct 25, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Birthday getaway

  • 5 of 5

We are Alaskans who live only a few hours north and thought we'd run to Denali for the weekend to celebrate my husband and I's birthdays. We're usually hotel people, but I'd heard VRBO is the way to go. The price was great and Kami was very helpful with restaurant suggestions and even called our first choice to see if it was still open this late in the season. The Denali Hideaway was clean and quiet and very inviting. The architecture (ceiling beam work was memorizing). Thanks for your hospitality and attention to details!

  • Submitted: Oct 1, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
108 Miles
Fairbanks International Airport
Nearest Train
12 Miles
Alaska Railroad
Car: necessary




Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $100
Tax Rate 7.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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