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Beautiful Hand Crafted Log Chalet - Great Views

Sleeps13
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 4 nights

Overview

About the property

Chalet, 2 Bedrooms + expansive Loft and basement, 1.75 Baths, Sleeps up to 13

Wouldn't it be wonderful to enjoy the mountain view from the Luxury of the Hot tub on the deck facing Mt. Alyeska? Our Beautiful Hand Crafted Log Chalet is conveniently located within walking distance to Hiking, Biking, Base of Mt. Alyeska, dining, Alaska Shopping.

We are a short driving distance to Whittier, Portgage Glacier, Seward, And even the Kenai Peninsula.

We are fully furnished, and ready for you to enjoy a relaxing getaway!

Keywords: Log Chalet


Owner
Jenny Hand
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
July 24, 2017

About Jenny Hand

After renting this property for 5 winters, two Alaskan ski families purchased this home for a winter getaway. We have made many improvements to this cabin to make it our own and provide luxury accommodations for our summer guests.

Jenny Hand purchased this cabin in 2012

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Amenities

Girdwood Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 13
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • Ski-In ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Fireplace
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • 2 fully remodeled bathrooms in 2013.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 13
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Loft - 1 queen , 1 sleep sofa /futon
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    basement - 1 sleep sofa /futon , 1 bunk bed
  • Queen size Beds (3) Three Queen Beds - 2 are in separate bedrooms, 1 in loft. Twin or Single Beds (3) bunk bed and hide a bed in basement. Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) double futon in loft (1) double in pull out couch in basement.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player ...
  • Foosball
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Ski & Snowboard
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
Attractions:
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • sight seeing
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Beautiful Hand Crafted Log Chalet - Great Views
average rating of 4.9444447 based on 18 reviews
5

Perfect location, beautiful and super clean!

  • 5 of 5

The pictures do not do this place justice. It was beautiful, immaculate and had everything we could ever need for our large party of varied ages. When I say clean, it looked like they even dusted the inside cabinets before we came...being a rental owner myself I was shocked at how clean this place was kept! If you are looking in the Girdwood area for a rental, I wouldn't stay anywhere else. Jenny was awesome to work with too!

  • Submitted: Aug 24, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
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5

Exceptional Location

  • 5 of 5

Excellent Location

The house was great. We easily accommodated the 7 members of our family. The house is well stocked and the Washer & Dryer was a plus. The place provided us the perfect location to travel to various locations and we had an experience we will never forget. Thanks

  • Submitted: Aug 7, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Bucket List Family Vacation

  • 5 of 5

This house is awesome! We reviewed many houses and were fortunate that it came available. We were a family of 11 and it very much accommodated us. This is very much their family home and the owners have everything you will need. Any questions or issues Jenny and her husband were just a phone call away. The hot tub was just a welcome after long days of hiking. Loved the community, so much to do. Can't recommend this house enough!

  • Submitted: Jul 31, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Delta, CO
5

Perfect mix of rustic & lux!

  • 5 of 5

The property was just as described, very comfortable. The location is so convenient, makes a great hub for trips to Seward, Prince William Sound & the airport for a day at Brooks Lodge. Did a lot of awesome hiking in the immediate area & when we were through, there were plenty of restaurants to enjoy.

So glad we chose Girdwood as a base & our hand crafted cabin "home-away-from-home"

  • Submitted: Jul 31, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great, relaxing experience

  • 5 of 5

We loved this house! The house was well-stocked with everything we could have needed. Everyone agreed their beds were very comfortable, and there were plenty of towels for bathing as well as after the hot tub. The kitchen had every utensil or pot and pan we could have ever needed. We enjoyed walking to the Sitzmark and Jack Sprat for dinner; the house is maybe 5 minutes walking distance from either restaurant. The hot tub was clean and wonderful to relax in after long days of hiking. Jenny was extremely responsive and attentive to our needs. We would definitely stay again and recommend it for others!

  • Submitted: Aug 15, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Minnestoa
5

Awesome place to stay

  • 5 of 5

We had a family vacation to Alaska and this cabin worked perfectly. The cabin was as good as advertised and views were great. The owners were fantastic to work with - very attentive and quick to follow up to ensure our needs were met - both before and during our trip. Will plan on staying there again on our next visit!

  • Submitted: Aug 11, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

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Additional information about rental rates

Additional Guest Fee $25 per person per night
Damage Deposit $500

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.

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