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Rose Ridge: Upscale Cottage with a View!

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Spacious living area with a south facing view.


Last updated: 03/23/2017
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Sleeps:4
  • Bedrooms:2
  • Bathrooms:1
  • Property type:Cottage
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

About the Property

cottage 2 bedrooms, 1 full bathroom, sleeps 4

The Cottage is the newest addition to Rose Ridge Vacation Chalets. Located near our Chalet, the Cottage features the same panoramic view south to the mountain ranges circling the Mat-Su Valley. On 10 wooded acres 7 miles from downtown Palmer at the base of Hatcher Pass State Recreation Area. Furnished with leather furniture and stainless steel appliances, this unit is open, spacious and bright. A deck with BBQ and eating area facing the view and landscaping complete this secluded vacation home.

Large bedrooms, one King Room and one Queen sleeps 4 comfortably. There is a tub/shower in the custom tiled bathroom and the living/kitchen area is open and ready for relaxing. The kitchen is ready to use with all cook and serving ware. We supply paper products (paper towels etc, coffee/tea and condiments) at the beginning of your stay.

Our location in the heart of Southcentral Alaska, the Cottage is perfect for this home base rental. You can explore in all directions from here to experience Alaska.

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Member since: 2006

Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few hours
Response Rate: 90%
Calendar last updated: 03/23/2017

Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 1000 sq. ft.

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 4
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only:

    Allowed outdoors...moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional
  • Concierge


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Singles
  • Limited Accessibility

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1


  • Custom tiled, tub/shower, single basin.

Other Amenities

  • Coffee/tea and condiments provided at the beginning of the stay.


  • Books
  • Books For Adults
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games For Kids
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television:

    Digital Television, over 80 channels...moreless

  • Video Library


  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities


  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Coin Laundry
  • Festivals
  • Forests
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Bird Watching
  • Horseback Riding
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Mountain:

    Set on 10 acres on a ridge with a great view of the surrounding mountains. Southern exposure....moreless

  • Mountain View:

    Beautiful views of the surrounding mountains from the south facing ridge that our homes sit on....moreless

  • Rural:

    7 miles from downtown Palmer, 12 miles from Wasilla, 1 hour from Anchorage....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Ice Skating
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing
  • Whitewater Rafting


  • Dining:

    Table seats 4. Can be expanded. 4 chairs....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people


  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Firewood
  • Free Local Calls
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Forced air heat....moreless

  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided:

    All sheets, towels and paper products provided...moreless

  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking:

    Private at the Cottage. Room for several cars....moreless

  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:


  • Shampoo
  • Telephone:

    Land line for local, calling cards, and incoming calls....moreless

  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet


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

    Everything you would need....moreless

  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer:

    on bottom of refrigerator, w/ ice maker...moreless

  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Fully stocked with dishes, linens, soaps. ...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items:

    coffee/tea, condiments, pancake fixings, usually spices....moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    Full size, freezer on the bottom....moreless

  • Stove:

    Natural gas with large cooktop...moreless

  • Toaster


  • Deck / Patio:

    with seating/table for 4...moreless

  • Deck Furniture
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Outdoor Grill:

    gas grill...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Porch Furniture
  • Terrace
  • Yard

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional


Write a review 5
from 9 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Oct 1 - Apr 30, 2017
2 night min stay
$825 $1,300
May 1 - Sep 30, 2017
2 night min stay
$1,125 $3,700

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest

My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Tax Rate 5%


Rates quotes here are based on 2 guests. There is a $20/per person, per night extra guest fee that will be added for parties larger than 2 guests. The rates will not quote correctly for weekly rates of more than two people as I offer a discount. I will send a corrected quote in my reply to your inquiry. Contact us if you have questions about rates or if this unit is not available. information about our other home.

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Last updated: 03/23/2017
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60 Miles
Nearest Airport
Ted Stevens Anchorage International
5 Miles
Nearest Golf
Fishhook Golf Course
15 Miles
Nearest Train
Alaska Railroad
5 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Glenn Highway (AK 1)
7 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
3 Miles
Nearest Ski
Government Peak Recreation Area (Nordic)

Car: Necessary

Seven miles from downtown Palmer and 12 miles to Wasilla, we are located at the base of the Hatcher Pass State Recreation site for all varieties of outdoor activities summer and winter. All services (shopping, banking, medical etc..) are within 15 minutes of Rose Ridge. Both the Reindeer and Musk Ox Farm are unique and interesting attractions nearby. We are centrally located for a perfect home base for day trips in multiple directions.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2011

About the owner: Your hosts, David & Diane Rose, are long time Palmerites who enjoy hiking, camping, hunting. David built Rose Ridge himself and Diane has an extensive knowledge of the area and its history. We have 2 grown daughters and one granddaughter.

Why the Owner Chose Palmer, AK, USA:
We have grown up in the area and wanted a piece of it to share with others. We bought this property in 2001 to expand our B&B business on the adjoining property. In 2010 we sold the B&B property and moved exclusively to this 10 acres to offer vacation homes to our guests.

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Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few hours
Response Rate: 90%
Calendar last updated: 03/23/2017

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  • Spacious living area with a south facing view.

    Spacious living area with a south facing view.

  • Front Patio.

    Front Patio.

  • Full kitchen.

    Full kitchen.

  • High pine ceilings complete the open concept.

    High pine ceilings complete the open concept.

  • King bedroom.

    King bedroom.

  • Queen bedroom.

    Queen bedroom.

  • Expansive view of surrounding mountain ranges.

    Expansive view of surrounding mountain ranges.

  • Mountain Views!

    Mountain Views!

  • Sits on South facing ridge.

    Sits on South facing ridge.

  • Fall view.

    Fall view.

  • Winter at Rose Ridge.

    Winter at Rose Ridge.

  • Sunny patio.

    Sunny patio.

  • South facing view offers lots of light.

    South facing view offers lots of light.

  • Queen bedroom. Both bedrooms offer custom lighting in a tray ceiling.

    Queen bedroom. Both bedrooms offer custom lighting in a tray ceiling.

  • Cottage bath with custom tile.

    Cottage bath with custom tile.

  • Private,Quiet location

    Private,Quiet location

  • Your own piece of Alaska woods

    Your own piece of Alaska woods

  • Shared Fire pit area with picnic table.

    Shared Fire pit area with picnic table.

  • First snow, October.

    First snow, October.

VRBO #381840

This listing was first published here in 2011.

Date last modified - Saturday, March 25, 2017

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