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Snowbird Chalet 1 at the Foot of Mt. Alyeska

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Half Baths1
Property type chalet
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

Chalet, 2 Bedrooms + Loft, 1.5 Baths, (Sleeps 4-6)

Chalet at the foot of Mt. Alyeska. Two bedrooms plus loft area. Completely furnished, full kitchen with utensils. 1.5 baths, washer/dryer. Wireless internet, cable TV. Non-smoking.

The kitchen, open dining area, bath and queen sized bed are on the first floor. The second bedroom, half-bath and loft area are upstairs. Air mattresses and bedding if the loft is needed (best for kids.)

Available weekly ($850) or monthly ($2400) from May 1, 2017 through November 15th, 2017. Contact Bob or Rosanne. Check out 10 AM and check in at 4 PM (due to same day turnarounds that may occur.) Deviation to these times must be cleared with the owners ahead of time. Please notify us of late arrival times as we love to meet you at the cabin for check in.

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More Details

Owner
Robert Thornley
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
May 21, 2017

About Robert Thornley

Robert and Rosanne Thornley welcome you to Snowbird Chalet 1. We enjoy skiing at Mt. Alyeska.

Robert Thornley purchased this chalet in 2006

Why Robert Thornley chose Alaska

The chalet is a 5-minute walk from Chair 4 at Mt. Alyeska

What makes this chalet unique

Mt. Alyeska is a major ski resort with approximately 2500 ft of vertical. In summer the mountain is open for hiking or you may choose to ride the tram to the top of the mountain. There are many other hiking and mountain biking trails originating from Girdwood. Whittier, on Prince William Sound, is about 20 miles while the Kenai Peninsula is about 50 miles.

Amenities

Anchorage Chalet Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • chalet
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • Ski-In
General:
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace
Kitchen:
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • 1.5
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Queen size Beds (1), Double Beds (1)
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
Attractions:
  • churches
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(6 traveler reviews)

Snowbird Chalet 1 at the Foot of Mt. Alyeska
average rating of 4.8333335 based on 6 reviews
5

This Best Place to Stay in Girdwood

  • 5 of 5

My newlywed wife and I could not imagine staying anywhere else in Girdwood during our Alaskan honeymoon. The cabin was very large and comfortable, and the neighborhood was very quiet with lots of trees despite being so close to everything in town. It felt like having an entire home to ourselves... but at motel prices. In addition, Bob was quick and easy to communicate with, and Rosanne made sure the cabin was very clean prior to our arrival. We highly recommend staying at The Snowbird Chalet.

  • Submitted: Jun 19, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Pretty Nice Cabin

  • 4 of 5

The cabin was very nice, well stocked with the necessities and pretty. The only drawback (that you cannot tell from the picture) is that this cabin is in a little cul-de-sac with 5 others. They are right on top of each other and we had a perfect view into the cabin beside us. It still would of been nice had there not been party kids in one of the cabins that were loud and obnoxious tearing up the parking lot at midnight. The first and last nights weren't so bad though and I would stay here again, just maybe not on a weekend when the place is bound to be busier.

  • Submitted: Jun 15, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Cleveland OH
5

Best value for the $$$

  • 5 of 5

Located at the bottom of Mt Alyeska Resort in Girdwood, you are in the center of anywhere you need to go in South Central Alaska (Anchorage, Kenai, Seward, even a short day trip to the outskirts of Denali)

Robert (the owner) is very helpful and accommodating.

If you want the resort amenities , go there but.....

If you are looking for a condo that is lovely, we'll maintained, clean and bigger than you'd imagine, stay here.

2 bedrooms, 1.5 baths and full kitchen so you have everything you need. Less than an hour to Anchorage to load up on your supplies for the week. Although, there is a mercantile in town in case you forget something on the run.

Fyi - go to Walmart in Anchorage (45 min away) for groceries. Best prices!!

The upstairs loft area (which houses the 2nd bathroom & .5 bath) has a wonderful view of the top of Mt Alyeska.

I've looked around before we came here and this is the best value in this area for the price! Book it!!

  • Submitted: May 31, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Ed, Thank you very much for the kind words. We will try to keep it up. Bob
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5

Great place

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time at the chalet. It was great to have a clean, comfy place to stay while we explored the area. The owner was very friendly and helpful. I hope that we can stay at the chalet again on our next trip to Alaska.

  • Submitted: Sep 24, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Anchorage
5

Beautiful & cozy chalet at the right price!!

  • 5 of 5

We loved this chalet so much! It was very clean and furnished. I loved how roomy it was for a family of 4. You can't get a better feeling of space and privacy anywhere else compared to staying at a hotel! Having 1 and a half bathrooms was convenient. We brought our own board games, but discovered there were already board games there, it was fun playing all of it during our down times in the evenings before bed. It features a big deck for the family to have a relaxing BBQ. We'll definitely be sure to choose this chalet again in the future!

Chanelle G.

Anchorage, AK

  • Submitted: Jun 2, 2015
  • Stayed: May 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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anchorage
5

great place

  • 5 of 5

I had a wonderful experience. Very clean an cozy even for six girls. The best was not having to pay per extra people. Very affordable recommend to all.

  • Submitted: Aug 13, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are glad you enjoyed the chalet. Thank you very much for the review.
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Map

Nearest Airport
40 Miles
Anchorage
Nearest Barpub
0.3 Miles
Sitzmark
Nearest Ski
Alyeska
Car: recommended

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Rates & Availability

Anchorage Chalet Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$150
$1,050
$3,000
 

Additional information about rental rates

Tax Rate 12.0%

$100 refundable deposit required only with pets.
No city bed tax for stays of 30 days or more. Check with owner about availability and monthly rates begining in Sept 2013

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.

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