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Newly Completed Mountainside Private Retreat

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

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Overview


Details
Property
house
Sleeps
10
Bedrooms
2
Bathrooms
3
Minimum Stay
2 - 3 nights

Description

Girdwood House Rental Photos and Description

2 Master Suites, 3 Bath, Steam, Hot Tub And Mountain And Inlet Views On 26 Acres

Enjoy your Alaskan adventure in style. This Newly constructed 4100 SqFt private retreat is located on 26 acres. Take in the stunning views from the home and all the amenities the home has to offer. This one of a kind property features two luxurious master suites and three living areas (two of which have amenities to sleep two) and a loft area that will comfortably sleep two more. This home sleeps 10 people with five beds total. Some features include: infloor heat, steam shower, three gas fireplaces, Wifi, fax/printer, blueray dvd players, outdoor hot tub,and two car heated garage. Walk out the front door to the Max's mountain trail or take a shorter walk from the home to the virgin creek falls. This home has so many features and

is well equipped to make your stay here a trip that you will never forget. A perfect place to stay in beautiful Girdwood, Alaska.

Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Property Manager
Sarah Faulkner-Mattingley
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
December 2, 2016
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Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(16 traveler reviews)

Newly Completed Mountainside Private Retreat
average rating of 5.0 based on 16 reviews
5

Breathtaking

  • 5 of 5

Absolutely amazing. The setting, the home, everything! The photos don't do this place justice.

  • Submitted: Nov 21, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Amazing property tucked away and surrounded by Sitka spruce and views in every direction.

  • 5 of 5

This property is special. You truly feel as though you are alone deep in the forest while being only a couple minutes from the resort and all the fun Girdwood has to offer. The architecture and design of this house is perfect. Just out your back door are the Virginia creek falls and there are views from every room. Sarah does an excellent job of accommodating guests through quick communication and flexible scheduling. We will definitely be back here.

  • Submitted: Oct 3, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful property. The home was extreme comfortable.

  • 5 of 5

We would definitely return to this property.

  • Submitted: Aug 7, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
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5

Very Nice Retreat

  • 5 of 5

The home was very nice in every way. Using the garage was a bonus, it was raining off and on. We had two couple vacationing together and spend the bulk of the day together on activities. When we returned there was plenty of spaces for some separate couple time, so we weren't with each other constantly. Kept the trip upbeat.

The Bedroom views are great. We had sunny, cloudy, rainy weather and the mountain was right there, then disappeared, then back again and it feels like you can touch it.

I liked I could get up early and work on business correspondence and calls without disturbing others, letting others sleep in, and be done and ready for fun when everyone was up.

  • Submitted: Aug 3, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect wedding retreat

  • 5 of 5

We rented the mountain house for the week of my wedding for several of our friends to stay with us and we were so happy we did!

The house is beautiful and an amazing place to host friends. We had ten people staying with us and it never felt too crowded. There are only two bedrooms and then various pull out couches in the living room and upstairs lofts.

The house is full of modern amenities like a steam shower, six person hot tub, and beautiful kitchen that made it fun to cook group meals.

The wide open spaces were put to good use as we frantically prepped for the wedding the night before. It was a mini wedding sweat shop with irons and steamers going full blast.

The path to Max's Mountain and Virgin Falls is right out the back doors.

Sarah, the property manager, was very friendly and easy to work with. She was so kind to offer us late checkout since it was going to be the day after the wedding and there weren't any guests immediately checking in.

My only regret is that my husband and I didn't get to lounge in bed longer. It was all late nights and early mornings, but we did take time to admire the view one afternoon, which is stunning.

  • Submitted: Jul 8, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Fantastic Mountain Retreat!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed here three nights to enjoy skiing and a small birthday party for our young daughter. This place is huge and wonderful in virtually every way. The only "problem" I can think of is the fact that there are only two bedrooms in such a cavernous home. The sleeper sofas worked fine for our extra guests, so not a huge deal for a short stay such as ours. However, large parties seeking a longer term stay may want a place with more private bedrooms.

We will very likely book again to stay here in the future. We have rented many homes in Girdwood, AK and this is the only truly private home (huge property - no neighbors to see) that we have found. Awesome.

  • Submitted: Feb 29, 2016
  • Stayed: Feb 2016
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Map

Nearest Airport
40 Miles
Anchorage
Nearest Motorway
3 Miles
Alyeska Hwy
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Jack Sprats, Double Musky, Seven Glaciers
Nearest Ski
1 Miles
Alyeska Resort
Car: necessary

Girdwood is a year-round ski resort community in Alaska. It lies in a valley in the Chugach Mountains near the end of the Turnagain Arm of Cook Inlet, 36 miles (61 km) southeast of Anchorage proper.

It is surrounded by seven permanent glaciers. Summer activities include hiking, fishing , rafting and mountain biking but Girdwood is best known for winter skiing and snowboarding at Alyeska Resort on Mount Alyeska. Girdwood has the northernmost rain forest in the world. Many visiters choose to base their Alaskan vacation out of Girdwood because of it's small unique mountain side community.

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Rates & Availability

Girdwood House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
winter break
Dec 21 2016 - Jan 2 2017
3 night minimum stay
$695
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $50 per night, per additional guest
 
Spring Break
Mar 10 2017 - Mar 19 2017
3 night minimum stay
$695
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $50 per night, per additional guest
 
summer
Jun 1 2017 - Sep 1 2017
3 night minimum stay
$695
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $50 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$695
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $50 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

cleaning fee $250
Refundable damage deposit $1,000
Property Damage Protection $99
Tax Rate 12.0%

Reservations cancelled more than 45 days prior to arrival will receive a refund on the amount paid minus processing fees. This fee varies but is never more than $40. All rates are for accommodations only. If you would like to see about having a small gathering (NO MORE THAN 29 PEOPLE) there will be an additional event fee charged to be determined at time of booking. Any plans must be approved by us prior to booking if you intend to have more guests than requested at time of booking in the home at anytime.
Our cancellation policy is as follows: If you cancel your reservation 45 days or more prior
to your reserved date then you will receive a full refund minus a $40.00 cancellation fee.
Any cancellations less than 45 days prior to your reservation you will only be refunded your
payment if we are able to rebook the property for the dates you had reserved. If we do
rebook the property then you will receive a refund for the full amount paid less a $40
cancellation fee.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

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

Girdwood House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 4100 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • Water View
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • suite 1 bath -
    suite 2 bath - steam shower
    guest bath - large soaking tub and shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 king , Fireplace, large closet, private bath with lg steam shower
    sleeping area 3 - 1 sleep sofa /futon , queen sized sleeper sofa in loft living area
    Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Private bath with walk-in shower, walk-in closet
    sleeping area 4 - 2 twin/ single , loft room with two twin pull out beds
    sleeping area 5 - 1 queen , 1 sleep sofa /futon , queen sized sleeper sofa in living area 3
  • fireplace, large screem tv, private bath, large walk-in closet and heated floors.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
Onsite Services:
  • Private Chef
Attractions:
  • churches
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • rafting
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • tennis
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
Private chef must be arranged at time of booking.

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