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Last updated: 03/15/2017
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  • Minimum stay:3-5 nights
  • Sleeps:18
  • Bedrooms:5
  • Bathrooms:6
  • Property type:Estate
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

About the Property

Log House and a Log Cabin

Property Description:

Come and enjoy the Best Alaska has to Offer in the middle of some of the most spectacular sceneries in the last Frontier.
The beautiful water front log home is located on the north Shore of Big Lake in 2 ½ acres, at 65 miles north of Anchorage. It is surrounded by the incredible view of the Susitna Mountain (Sleeping Lady) on the right, the Kinik Glacier and the Chugach Mountains on the left and the Magnificent Mount Denali (McKinley before) on the back.
The three story lake house has a huge two story front window and is custom decorated with Alaskan Art and Pictures in an Elegant Country Victorian stile. I has Brazilian Cherry wood floors, granite counter tops, a Thomasville kitchen with Viking appliances, a theater, two large guess bedrooms and two full bathrooms, one Jacuzzi, a beautiful main room with chimney, dining and living room area, and a separated TV section. Exit to a covered deck with dining table and living room section, ideal for afternoon reading and coffee.
There is a large basement Apartment with a full kitchen, dining room, 2 bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms and a comfortable and relaxing living room with a fire place and TV area and 2 futon beds. A full size Gym and a large entertainment room with a pool table, air hockey, foosball table, and more
Outside, a cozy Log cabin, an out door chest board, a ping pong table, a basket ball hop, an acre of lush green yard, a dock with boat landing area, a gazebo with a wood stove , patio for sun bathing and relaxation, a large fire pit, a country swing for two, two outdoor grills, a Hot tub and a covered deck with an outdoor kitchen , bar, dining and living room areas, all water front.
Watch your favorite Movies in our private theater. Let the family enjoy playing Foosball, pool, air hockey, outdoor ping pong, water sports, fishing, biking, hiking, sight seen and many more great Alaskan adventures in the summer. During the winter you can also cross country ski, snow shoe, ice skate, Ice fish, and snow snowmobiling. Down hill or Helicopter-Skiing are available near by.
This isolated jewel also keeps you connected to the outside world through wireless internet, and dish net TV.
These and other amenities will help you to enjoy this paradise in the heart of Alaska.
The property is rented mainly for lodging, ideal for a family vacations with a 5 night minimum stay. For more information contact the owners.

Keywords: Log Home

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Member since: 2009

Speaks: english, spanish
Response time: Within a few days
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 03/15/2017

Property Type

  • Estate
  • 6000 sq. ft.

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 18
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 18, Beds for 12-18

  • Apartment /Bedroom 2: 1 bunk bed


  • Apartment Master Bedroom : 1 queen


  • Apartment/Entertaiment area: 2 sleep sofa /futon


  • Bedroom 3: 2 queen, 2 twin/ single


  • Bedroom 4: 2 double


  • Log Cabin with Master & living room: 1 king, 1 sleep sofa /futon


  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (53, Double Beds (2) full sized, Twin or Single Beds (2), Baby Cribs (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (3) futons...moreless

Bathrooms: 6 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • Wine Rack, 2 Wine coolers, a private theater and a full size work out room are onsite. Maid services and professional personal trainer by arrangement. ...moreless


  • Air Hockey
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Foosball
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable:


  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Game Console
  • Video Games:


  • Video Library


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


  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Miniature Golf
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Lakefront
  • Mountain View:

    Chugach Mountains Susitna Mountain Alaska Range and Mount Denali (formerly called McKinley) ...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Ice Skating
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Parasailing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Spelunking
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Whitewater Rafting
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining:

    Four In door and outdoor formal dining areas available....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 26 people


  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer:


  • Computer Available
  • Covered Parking
  • Dialup Access
  • Fireplace
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Free Long Distance:

    In USA only...moreless

  • Garage
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone:


  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:


  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Stove


  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher:


  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Main Floor Kitchen full Viking appliances Apartment Kitchen Full GE appliances Log Cabin Kitchenette ...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven:

    Two ovens ion the main kitchen Stove/Oven combination in the apartment kitchen No oven in the log cabin ...moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    2 Large Refrigerators/Freezer in large Kitchens Small refrigerator in Kitchenette ...moreless

  • Stove:

    Wood Stove in the Gazebo...moreless

  • Toaster


  • Boat:

    Water craft and boats rental near by in the local marina, as well as water sport gear....moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    Two covered decks and 2 patios...moreless

  • Gazebo
  • Golf:

    Near by...moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    Kayaks, canoe and a paddle boat available, Life Jackets provided. No life guard on site....moreless

  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill:


  • Ski & Snowboard:

    Cross Country Skiing on site,equipment for rent near by.....moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Hot Tub
  • Jetted Tub


Write a review 5
from 6 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
May 15 - Oct 15, 2017
3 night min stay
$5,915 $28,350
Oct 16 - May 14, 2018
3 night min stay
$5,215 $22,350
My Standard Rate
5 night min stay
$5,915 $25,350
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Refundable Damage Deposit $1,500
  • Aditional Guess / night $75
  • Tax Rate 0.05%


Wedding an Reunions that include more than the guess that is renting the house are priced should be check directly with the owner.

Care few for noise is 11 pm.

Damage Protection, No Security deposit is required, only Credit Card approval for $1,500. It will NOT be charged unless damages.

Log Cabin Rented separately $400.00 per night.

Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking

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Last updated: 03/15/2017
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65 Miles
Nearest Airport
Anchorage Airport
1 Miles
Nearest Barpub
The Islander
180 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Seward, Akaska
20 Miles
Nearest Golf
Palmer Golf Course
15 Miles
Nearest Train
Wasilla Station
5 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Parks Hhighway
4 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Big Lake Family Rstaurant
25 Miles
Nearest Ski
Hatches Pass
3 Miles
Nearest Beach
Big Lake North Park

Car: Necessary

Work out at the full size Gym in the House. Excellent salmon fishing holes are nearby. Fly fishing, halibut fishing, bear sight seeing and float plane fishing trips, by arrangement. Can helicopter ski, down hill ski, snow shoe, back country ski and go on snowmobiling trips nearby. Cross country skiing, ice skating, ice fishing, northern lights viewing and snow snowmobiling can be done on site. Kayaks, canoe and paddle boat are available for your use. Wave runners, jet skis and boats are available for rent at the local marina during the summer and snow mobiles during the winter at nearby venues.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2004

About the owner: My wife and I are originally from Guatemala, and have lived in Anchorage, Alaska since 1988. We moved our family to Alaska because we were impressed by it's natural beauty and grandeur of this state. The lake lodge was built in the 1980's for a project that was never finished. We bought the unfinished lodge in 2004, and over the last 12 years we have been remodeling and enjoying its tranquility ever since. This beautiful lake house is now available for any special guest who wishes to enjoy the wonderful summers and winters that Alaska has to offer. We have enjoyed almost 30 years in Alaska, and hope that others will find the same pleasure in their next visit.

Why the Owner Chose Wasilla, AK, USA:
Big Lake Alaska is a popular getaway destination of the visitor to Alaska. It is surrounded by incredible views for an unforgettable summers and winters. The house is located in the North Shore of the lake, in an unusually flat area, with 360 degree views. From the house, you can see, Mount McKinley, Mount Susitna 'the Sleeping Lady', the Alaska Range, Kinik Glacier and the Chugach Mountains. The lake house is far enough from the busy city and provides great privacy with great access to many Alaskan activities.

The Unique Benefits at this Estate:
You can enjoy water sports in the summer, Kayaks, paddle boats and can rent any water craft equipment close by. Access to numerous fishing holes for Salmon, trout, pike, etc. You can make arrangements to be picked up by a water plane and taken to incredible fishing areas and sightseeing. Incredible sights that can be admired in the backyard. The property is only three hours from Denali National Park, 10 miles from the city of Wasilla . For shopping and dining options, Anchorage is approximately one hour away. The lake house is also one hour from Hatches Pass, home of the Independence Mine, a famous historical site, ideal for hiking in the summer and skiing in the winter. Duting winter, enjoy cross country skiing, snow shooing, snowmobiling, Ice Skating, and Ice fishing in the back yard. Big Lake is the start point of the famous Iron Dog Race, and Willow, which is 10 miles north is the start point of the famous dog sled Iditarod Race. Enjoy the Northern Lights in the winter clear nights or visit Hatches Pass for a helicopter skiing or back country skiing adventure.

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Speaks: english, spanish
Response time: Within a few days
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 03/15/2017

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This listing was first published here in 2009.

Date last modified - Sunday, April 16, 2017

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