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Newly Remodeled Alyeska North Condo - Steps From Chair 3 - Ski In/Out

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 600 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

1 bedroom, 1 bath condo with easy slope access

Location, location, location! This summer retreat and winter ski condo provides easy access to all Girdwood has to offer. It's one of the best locations for ski access in Girdwood. Chair 3 is just above us - walk around the building to get to the lift. Take Chair 3 up and ski down to either the tram or Chair 4 to reach the rest of the mountain. Also just steps from The Sitzmark, Jack Sprat, the Bake Shop & La Bodega.

Newly remodeled one bedroom and one bath provide ample room for a family with a couple of small kids on the sofa sleeper. Indoor ski & boot storage, room for bikes on the deck. All dishes, kitchen equipment, linens and towels provided. We think the transformation is fantastic, so I left the before pics up too. We still have some loose ends and a few decor changes, but we'll continue updating as we can!

The $300 damage deposit will be refunded as soon as we have verified the parking pass has been returned and there is no damage. It usually posts back to guests credit card within 5-7 business days.

More Details

Owner
Michelle
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
June 28, 2017

About Michelle

Danny spent a few bachelor years living here full time. Michelle tried to live in Girdwood, but couldn't handle the daily commute to Anchorage. It's been a ski locker/weekend get away since we bought a house in Anchorage in 2005. We still get out to Girdwood every chance we get, and if you aren't using the condo, chances are we will be. Check out Michelle's glass art & jewelry in the Girdwood Center for Visual Arts gallery next to The Bake Shop while you're out too!

Michelle purchased this condo in 2001

Why Michelle chose Alaska

Girdwood is a laid back little ski town all year long. It's just far enough from Anchorage to get away from the hustle and bustle and has easy access to winter and summer activities. Downhill skiing at Alyeska is the biggest draw, but there are wonderful Nordic ski trails and lots of hiking & mountain biking opportunities too. Girdwood definitely has character. Walk to The Bake Shop, GCVA gallery, La Bodega for wine or to fill your growler, or Jack Sprat. Walk, bike or grab the shuttle to the hotel or downtown. Winter Creek Trail is a local favorite for waterfalls and a hand tram across the creek.

What makes this condo unique

Location, location, location. It's one of the best locations for ski access in Girdwood. Chair 3 is just above us & perfect access for families with kiddos (or beginners like Michelle). Take Chair 3 up and ski down to either the tram or Chair 4 to reach the rest of the mountain.

Amenities

Girdwood Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 600 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Resort ...
  • Ski-In ...
  • Ski-Out ...
  • Village ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • One bathroom with tub/shower combo. Heated tile floor.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
  • Comfortable queen sized bed with linens provided.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Sauna ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • festivals
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • parasailing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(8 traveler reviews)

Newly Remodeled Alyeska North Condo - Steps From Chair 3 - Ski In/Out
average rating of 4.75 based on 8 reviews
5

Awesome condo in a great location.

  • 5 of 5

This place has everything! A home away from home, we couldn't have asked for a better place to stay. Communication with the owner was fantastic and all instructions very clear. They have thought of everything! And the photos don't do the condo justice...it's so big! The location is fabulous. We would love to come back and stay again.

  • Submitted: Jun 25, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great location and well appointed

  • 5 of 5

We just enjoyed 2 spring days in Girdwood and found this condo just perfect for our needs. Close to everything we needed to do ... skiing and more skiing. The condo is really well laid out and the kitchen remodel is fantastic - everything we needed there too! Finally we loved the tasteful ski decor and support from Michelle was great. Looking forward to staying again next season!

  • Submitted: Apr 8, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Great Location for skiing and eating

  • 4 of 5

Property was very clean, well equipped and there is no better location for skiing and eating. The slopes, The Bake Shop (ate the pancakes 3 times.) and Jack Sprats are within 500 ft. We had a little trouble finding the place in middle of night since there is no address on building. Read Michelle's instructions in detail and it is all there. Mapquest correctly identifies the location. Would stay here again.

If you fly Alaska air, 1st day of skiing is free if you ski day 1. Try the shushi bar at Alyeska hotel, it is excellent . Shop in Anchorage, grocery here is small. 3 days of skiing here is more than enough.

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

FANTASTIC CONDO IN GIRDWOOD!

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful condo. Excellent location with easy access to local hiking and a very short drive to Whittier for all boating and wildlife activities. Terrific owners !

  • Submitted: Jul 21, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Very clean, nice and comfortable.

  • 4 of 5

I was very impressed with the remodel and the little extra touches. We had a very enjoyable time and the unit was very comfortable. We would stay again. The response time from the owners was excellent and very helpful. Thank you for all you did.

  • Submitted: May 28, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great rental!

  • 5 of 5

This was a great place to stay - updated and very cozy. It has great internet and cable options are great. It is right on the mountain and near good restaurants in Girdwood. Very convenient location.

  • Submitted: Apr 11, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
41 Miles
Ted Stevens International Airport, Anchorage
Nearest Barpub
30 Metres
Sitzmark
Nearest Train
4 Miles
Girdwood
Nearest Motorway
Alyeska Highway
Nearest Restaurant
30 Metres
The Bake Shop and Jack Sprat
Nearest Ski
5 Metres
Alyeska Resort
Car: recommended

Reach Girdwood via a breathtaking 40 minute drive down Turnagain Arm from Anchorage. Summer hiking & mountain biking at Alyeska Resort, dog sled rides on the glacier or in Moose Meadows, Girdwood Center for Visual Arts, and wonderful local restaurants are just feet from our slopeside condo.

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Rates & Availability

Girdwood Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Christmas 2017
Dec 21 2017 - Dec 29 2017
3 night minimum stay
$200
$1,350
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$175
$1,125
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $300
Tax Rate 12.0%

Cancellation Penalty/Refund Schedule:

Canceled more than 30 days prior to arrival 100% Refund
Canceled 15-29 days prior to arrival 50% Refund
Canceled 14 or fewer days prior to arrival 0% Refund

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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