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Pretty Home on 6 Acres with Beautiful Kitchen, Jetted Tub & Decks

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Space 1,900 sq. ft.
Property type house

Overview

About the property

4BR/3BA - Sleeps 4-10

The Vista Valley Guest house is a well-built home situated on an elite, wooded 6 acres overlooking a valley. The home is located right up the road from historic Ester, the Malemute Saloon, and the popular Ester Community Park with a summer playground, soccer field, and winter ice skating. It's just 10 minutes from the University of Alaska and 20 minutes to downtown Fairbanks and all the Golden Heart City has to offer.

The kitchen, with cherrywood cabinets, is amply equipped with all the tools you need to cook for a group. The BBQ on the deck is a great way to enjoy the Alaska summer and the wonderful nature views. Wake up to the aroma of incredible coffee with the Nespresso fully-automatic espresso machine. For coffee purists, we also provide a burr grinder and a traditional coffee machine.

Catch up on laundry while in Fairbanks. Vista Valley Guest House has a front-loading washer and dryer available for guests and the detergent is provided.

There are four bedrooms, a total of 2 queen beds, 2 full bed, a twin trundle, and an extra rollaway cot, so there will be plenty of room for parents, kids, grandparents, or a group of friends traveling together. We provide luxury linens and towels for each of the beds and the three full bathrooms.

The sitting room with soapstone wood stove invites you to curl up with a good book, and the living room has a flat screen TV with Blu-Ray player and surround sound, with a small selection of DVD's provided. Fast wireless internet will keep you connected to family or friends while in Alaska. There is also some toys for young children available.

Relax and come enjoy the private elite getaway and beautiful view available at Vista Valley View Guest House!

Lodging Rates: $250/ night up to four people, $25 each additional person per night, plus 8% tax. Max 10 people. Cancellation policy: Cancellations or changes made within 30 days of arrival will be charged the full amount. Minimum two night stay.

More Details

Owner
Owner
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
August 18, 2017

About The Owner

Eve grew up right here on the block, and in fact, much of her family still lives in the Vista Way neighborhood, with her mom still located just a few acres away! She loves reading, music, camping, riding snow mobiles and tries to make time for travel, going to live theatre, and Sunday drives.

The Owner purchased this house in 2012

Why The Owner chose Alaska

My brother designed and built this house. I feel like I have a dream kitchen, and take a lot of pride in my brother's tile work throughout the house. We hope you can come and enjoy the space, the comfort, and the privacy available at Vista Valley Guest House, just a gorgeous 15 minute drive from Fairbanks.

Amenities

Fairbanks House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1900 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 5 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub , jetted tub , Downstairs
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Upstairs
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Upstairs Master Bathroom
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Upstairs Bedroom #3 - 1 queen , Upstairs Bedroom with Queen Bed
    Ground Floor Bedroom #4 - 1 double , Downstairs Full Bed Has Attached Bathroom with Jacuzzi Tub
    Master Bedroom - 1 queen , 1 twin/ single , 1 baby crib , Upstairs Mstr Bedroom w/ Rollaway Cot & Baby Crib in Closet.
    Upstairs Bedroom #2 - 1 double , 1 twin/ single , Full Bed With Single-Sized Trundle - Sleeps 3
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Pretty Home on 6 Acres with Beautiful Kitchen, Jetted Tub & Decks
average rating of 4.9130435 based on 46 reviews
5

Perfect for a small family gathering!

  • 5 of 5

Very nice & quiet - not in town, because we did not want to be in town, but close enough so that it was not an inconvenience to go in and enjoy Fairbanks.

  • Submitted: Jul 14, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Great view

  • 4 of 5

Very nice place to stay. We loved the view and the location was just far enough out for a quite night but close enough to drive in for dinner. Would highly recommend

  • Submitted: Jun 14, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great sunny deck and view!

  • 5 of 5

My family stayed here for my daughter's college graduation from UAF. The house was well stocked with everything we needed and we had plenty of room for 8 guests. Our host Erin was extremely helpful, friendly and responsive to our needs.

  • Submitted: May 8, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful property!

  • 5 of 5

A group of friends and I had the pleasure of staying at this home for two nights. It's very close to Fairbanks with the added bonus of being secluded, which is perfect for viewing the Northern Lights! The house is well equipped and Erin was more than happy to answer any questions we had. I would highly recommend this property!

  • Submitted: Apr 11, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Delightful!

  • 5 of 5

This home is warm and comfortable. We were here for 3 nights to view the northern lights so it was a snowy cold time. It was just far enough out of town to be away from the "city" lights yet near restaurants. The bedrooms and bathrooms met our needs (except our mattress was soft so we met in the valley of it every night). The kitchen and living areas were functional and pleasant. Our only problem was that the owner requests that shoes be taken off upon entry and there's no place to do so. The front door opens onto a very small space with tiled flooring after which the living room is covered with white carpet. Very difficult to not freeze your feet outside and keep snow boots off the carpet! Otherwise, the house was perfect.

  • Submitted: Apr 11, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great house! Very relaxing and had great views! We would definitely recommend to others!

  • 5 of 5

This is a great getaway and a great place to spend time with friends and family! Got to view the northern lights right from the yard. The house was well kept and very cozy and welcoming.

  • Submitted: Apr 4, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
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Map

Nearest Airport
10 Miles
Fairbanks International Airport
Nearest Motorway
3.2 Miles
George Parks Highway
Car: necessary

Take the beautiful drive up the Old Nenana Highway to the private retreat offered at Vista Valley Guest House, located just 5 minutes from historic Ester Gold Mining Camp, 10 minutes from University of Alaska Fairbanks, and 15 minutes from the beautiful Golden Heart city of Fairbanks and all that the interior community has to offer.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Additional Guest Fee $25 per person per night

$250 base rate up to 4 guests. $25 dollars for each additional person.

Credit card number is required to hold the reservation. Full payment is collected no later than day of check-in. Cancellations or changes made within 30 days of arrival will be charged the full amount.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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