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The Douglas Guest House

Sleeps4
Bedrooms Studio
Bathrooms1
Property type studio
Minimum Stay 3 nights

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Overview


Details
Property
studio
Sleeps
4
Bedrooms
Studio
Bathrooms
1
Minimum Stay
3 nights

Description

Douglas Studio Rental Photos and Description

Studio, Studio + Convertible bed(s), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 4)

Douglas is an island located directly across the downtown city of Juneau. The Gastineau Channel flows between Douglas and Juneau. They are connected by a bridge. During the summer months, you can watch the cruise ships come into Juneau in the morning and leave at night when they are all lit up!

Douglas is a quaint town full of history. You can eat at the corner Douglas Cafe or at the Island Pub which has unique pizza dishes which are cooked in a brick oven. Juneau/Douglas has miles and miles of beautiful hiking trails and is the home of Mendenhall Glacier.

This property is located eleven miles from the airport and only four miles from downtown Juneau. The address is 114 6th St. Douglas, AK 99824.

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Keywords: Efficiency Apartment

Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered

Owner
Owner
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
November 5, 2016
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Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(20 traveler reviews)

The Douglas Guest House
average rating of 4.7 based on 20 reviews
5

Comfortable!

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I stayed here in early November with our two dogs while waiting for her to have our first child. The "Homeaway" app that goes along with this property provides any info you could ever need. NOT that you would need anything as this place has everything your house has, even a Keurig! We were in Juneau on a budget so we cooked our own meals and the house had everything we needed, even a grill on the covered porch. The location was nice and private and the neighbors pleasant. All around great place to stay!

  • Submitted: Nov 19, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Quiet, cozy get away

  • 5 of 5

My family of four stayed at the Douglas Guest House in August this year. Although it is a studio apartment, there was enough room for the four of us to spread out. It was helpful that we were out exploring Juneau most of the day. The apartment is on Douglas Island, a short drive across the Gastineau Channel from Juneau. This was not a problem for us as we rented a car during our stay. The apartment was clean and had enough linens for all the beds and for bathing. The kitchen was well stocked with dishes, utensils and cookware which made it easy to cook breakfast and dinner. The apartment is located close to the ruins of the Treadwell Gold Mine and we enjoyed visiting the area. If we return to Juneau we would definitely stay there again.

  • Submitted: Aug 26, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
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4

Peaceful and comfortable

  • 4 of 5

We enjoyed our stay at the Douglas Guest House. It's location is very convenient to hiking on the Treadwell Mine Trails; which are extremely interesting and fun. The pizza at the pub and the sandwiches at the Cafe on Douglas Island can't be beat! We were very comfortable and enjoyed the quiet after being out and about all day!

  • Submitted: Aug 23, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Wonderful place to stay in Juneau

  • 4 of 5

We had a wonderful time staying in the Douglas Guest House! Juneau/Douglas Island is such an amazing place! The Guest House was very clean with very comfortable beds. It was a nice quiet and cozy place to return to after a day of exploring. I was amazed that there is a waterfall less than 5 minutes walking distance away from our front door! I would recommend this property to my friends or relatives. As other reviews mentioned, having a rental car was helpful. Having access to the laundry facility was also very helpful as we stayed here on the second half of our trip.

  • Submitted: Aug 9, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Would use again.

  • 4 of 5

Nice comfortable place to stay. Would recommend to any one.

  • Submitted: Jul 6, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
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3

Cozy, quiet, cubby hole

  • 3 of 5

Clean, good bed, well furnished, compact place at the end of the road in Douglas, Alaska. Dark and quiet in winter time. Only issues were no GFI outlets in kitchen so you have to put toaster on the floor of dining area to make toast. Also a bit odd to have owners personal photographs in the bathroom.

  • Submitted: Feb 10, 2016
  • Stayed: Jan 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review. There is a gfi outlet located in the dining room that is accessible from the kitchen counter. Any electrical kitchen appliance can be set on the kitchen counter and plugged into the gfi outlet in the dining room.
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Map

Nearest Airport
11 Miles
Juneau Airport
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
The Island Pub
Nearest Ferry
13 Miles
Alaska Ferry System-Auk Bay Terminal
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Douglas Cafe
Nearest Ski
10 Miles
Eaglecrest
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
Sandy Beach
Car: recommended

DOUGLAS GUEST HOUSE DIRECTIONS

Directions from Juneau airport to Douglas Guest House

Exit from airport and stay on that road until you merge onto Egan Drive. It is a 4-lane highway and you will be heading south towards downtown Juneau.

Stay on Egan Drive for approximately 7 to 8 miles.

You will head into town and the speed limit will drop to 45 m.p.h.

You will pass 2 boat harbors on your right and then come to a traffic light.

Take a right here on 10th Street, crossing over the Gastineau Channel on the Juneau-Douglas bridge.

At the roundabout, take a left to the town of Douglas.

This road is Douglas Highway.

Go about 2 miles to the town of Douglas.

The road changes to 3rd Street.

Go through town and it comes to a Y.

Veer to the right onto St. Ann’s Avenue.

You will head up a hill and go to the end and take a right onto Treadwell Street. The sign has been missing for a while. But it is the last road on the right before St. Ann’s ends in a parking lot.

Go up this steep incline and take a left onto 5th Street at the top.

Take your next right onto Laurel Dr. and go up this hill taking a sharp left onto 6th Street.

Take 6th to the end and you go right into our cul-de-sac.

Our duplex is on the left and you can park at the first parking curb to your left (just to the right of the carport/garage.)

Enter at the main entrance (to the right of where you park). You will go down the concrete steps onto the main deck. Veer to the left and go down one set of stairs to the first landing. You are at the Douglas Guest House! WELCOME!

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Rates & Availability

Douglas Studio Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Owner accepts payment in:
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Standard pricing
3 night minimum stay
$150
$800
$2,600
 

Additional information about rental rates

Reservation Fee $35 + Tax
Cleaning Fee $150 + Tax
Tax Rate 12.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

Douglas Studio Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • studio
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Mountain View
  • Water View
General:
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
Bedrooms:
  • Studio, Sleeps 4
  • Queen size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • VCR
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets considered
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • racquetball
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • tennis
Notes:
Iron, ironing board, games

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