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ALYESKA HOUSE -CUSTOM BUILT,GREAT VIEWS,SPACIOUS ROOMS

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Advertiser since 2009
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Sleeps10
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

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ALYESKA HOUSE -CUSTOM BUILT,GREAT VIEWS,SPACIOUS ROOMS

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

Overview

Girdwood House Rental Photos and Description

House, 4 Bedrooms + Loft, 3 Baths, (Sleeps 8-10)

Located in beautiful Girdwood, Alaska, The Alyeska House is the perfect place from which to base your Alaskan adventure.

Do you want to see and experience the 'real' Alaska, without hordes of people accompanying your every move? Are you interested in hiking, biking, fishing, kayaking, dog sledding and/or white water rafting? Do you want to set your own itinerary, based around things that you and your companions are interested in? If you answered yes to any of these questions then The Alyeska House in Girdwood is just what you've been looking for.

Arguably the finest rental property in Girdwood, The Alyeska House has everything you'd expect from a top end vacation rental. Two gas fireplaces, a hot tub on the front balcony, an enormous commercial styled kitchen, a master bed and bathroom complete with cable television and a walk in steam shower set The Vail House apart from other Girdwood properties.

In addition to the amenities offered at The Alyeska House, we also offer assistance in planning and booking your vacation. We know arranging a trip to Alaska is no small undertaking and are ready and willing to help. Our reservation manager, Luke, has years of experience living and working throughout south central Alaska. He can help with all facets of your vacation planning and is happy to offer friendly advice on what can and can't be missed on your trip.

Girdwood's location near Anchorage and very near the Kenai Peninsula make it a premium destination from which to base your Alaskan adventure. Whittier, the gateway to Prince William Sound, is located a mere 20 miles south of Girdwood and offers great day cruises with lots of glaciers, guided kayak trips and kayak rentals, water taxis and fishing charters. Within a hours drive of Girdwood you can find flight seeing trips (heli and fixed wing), fishing charters, amazing hiking and biking trails, class 5 white water, world class kayaking and awesome wildlife viewing. The world renowned Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center is just a fifteen minute drive from the Alyeska House and offers up close views of brown and black bears, musk oxen, moose, caribou, and elk, among others.

The Alyeska House is located in a quiet neighborhood near the base of Mount Alyeska. An undeveloped meadow sits across Vail Drive to the south, and views of Max's and Alyeska Mountains can be seen to the north. Contact us today for more information on the house or planning your Alaskan vacation.

Keywords: Girdwood Vacation Rental, Custom House, Family Retreat

More Details
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Owner
Advertiser since 2009
Call Owner
Enter your email address to view the phone number
Speaks english

About The Owner

Tom and Jody are long time Alaskan residents with strong ties to Seattle. Tom has been actively involved in the fishing industry for over 30 years. Jody raised two boys and now works for a kayak company in Southeast Alaska during the summer months. They both enjoy hiking, biking, kayaking, skiing and gardening.

The Owner purchased this house in 2000

Why The Owner chose Girdwood

Girdwood is an adventurers dream come true. Nowhere else in the country or world does there exist such awe inspiring scenery and access to outdoor adventure. Located in the heart of Alaska's famed Chugach Mountain Range, Girdwood is a mecca for outdoor enthusiasts 12 months of the year. The long summer days provide almost 18 full hours of bright sunshine during and around Summer Solstice, giving visitors ample opportunity to enjoy Alaska's wonders.

What makes this house unique

The Alyeska House is located in a quiet part of Girdwood with a large back yard and spectacular views of meadows and the valley's surrounding mountains. Several restaurants, small shops and The Alyeska Resort are within a 5 minute drive of the house.

Guestbook comments from the owner

"Thanks so much to Luke for helping us during our time in Girdwood. We were planning our first trip to Alaska and found his advice to be honest and extremely helpful. If you've never been to Alaska, we would recommend booking your first trip today! There's really no other place like it in the country or the whole world. We couldn't have been more happy with our decision to stay at the vail house. It was perfect for us and we would certainly come back if possible in the future. The quiet neighborhood has lots of wildlife - our first night there we saw two moose and a porcupine perusing the neighborhood. Thanks again and we hope to return in the future." Roger and Gerry.
May 2009
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Why HomeAway

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights
Pay with confidence
Pay with confidence
Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
Add vacation protection services to your booking
Three services to protect your trip:
Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
Guarantee the rental meets your expectations
Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.

Reviews

Reviews

4.9
based on 12 traveler reviews

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Alyeska House -Custom Built,Great Views,Spacious Rooms
average rating of 4.9166665 based on 13 reviews
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Alyeska House -Custom Built,Great Views,Spacious Rooms
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p289680vb
-(907) 830-5607
Girdwood Alaska
Ohio
5

Family reunion and wedding in Girdwood, AK

  • 5 of 5
The Alyeska house made our week in Girdwood even more pleasurable. It was perfect for our entire family, was within walking distance of just about everything we wanted to do, and had a floor plan that allowed us to interact together and also have some quiet private time when needed. I would highly recommend this lovely home to anyone wanting above average accomodations in a beautiful private setting. We had an outstanding stay. Thanks to Jodi and Tom for allowing us to share there beautiful home.
  • Submitted: Jul 25, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children
business
Alyeska House -Custom Built,Great Views,Spacious Rooms
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p289680vb
-(907) 830-5607
Girdwood Alaska
5

Perfect place for large group for grooms out of town family

  • 5 of 5
We have visited Girdwood at least 6 times before this visit. This visit was special as our son was getting married in Girdwood and we had family coming up from the lower 48. We also needed a place to host the rehearsal dinner. The kitchen is great - lots of dishes, glasses, etc. The caterers were impressed. The sleeping arrangements were wonderful for 3 couples and 4 individuals. The house is beautiful, the views are breathtaking from the living room. We had a couple of small issues, but the owner was on them immediately. The owner is very easy to work with - we would definitely recommend this house! Thanks, Jody!
  • Submitted: Jul 21, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers
business
Alyeska House -Custom Built,Great Views,Spacious Rooms
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p289680vb
-(907) 830-5607
Girdwood Alaska
4

Wonderful stay

  • 4 of 5
The home was comfortable and our families enjoyed it very much.
  • Submitted: Jan 30, 2014
  • Stayed: Jan 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
business
Alyeska House -Custom Built,Great Views,Spacious Rooms
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p289680vb
-(907) 830-5607
Girdwood Alaska
Philadelphia
5

I would absolutely recommend this house to anyone!

  • 5 of 5
This property was easy to rent, fully stocked and the owners easy to contact with questions. The kitchen was large and well equipped. The hot tub was a bonus and required little attention. I would not hesitate to rent this property again.
  • Submitted: Aug 6, 2013
  • Stayed: Jul 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers
business
Alyeska House -Custom Built,Great Views,Spacious Rooms
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p289680vb
-(907) 830-5607
Girdwood Alaska
Soldotna
5

Home away from home

  • 5 of 5
Wonderful! We were so pleased with the space within the home, the colors, decor, placement of the rooms and quite honestly, it was stocked well. We mini vacation in Girdwood each year and are in high hopes to come back to this home next year. Thank you Jody for allowing us to enjoy your beautiful home.
  • Submitted: Feb 24, 2013
  • Stayed: Feb 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Families with Teenagers, Romantic Getaway
business
Alyeska House -Custom Built,Great Views,Spacious Rooms
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p289680vb
-(907) 830-5607
Girdwood Alaska
Michigan
5

AMAZING

  • 5 of 5
our family is from Michigan and this house was a great get away. The nights were spent on the balcony with beautiful views. My son thoroughly enjoyed the loft and was able to look out over a mountain. We hiked Alyeska and saw bears right on the trail!
  • Submitted: Dec 19, 2011
  • Stayed: Sep 2011
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, People with Disabilities, Romantic Getaway

Map

Map

Nearest Point of Interest
Double Musky Restaurant
Nearest Point of Interest
The Alyeska Resort
Nearest Point of Interest
Crow Creek Mercantile
Nearest Point of Interest
Chair 5 Restaurant
Nearest Point of Interest
Coast Pizza
Nearest Point of Interest
The SilverTip Grill
Nearest Point of Interest
Jack Spratt Restaurant
Nearest Point of Interest
Girdwood Ski and Cyclery

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Availability & Rates

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Girdwood House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$500
$3,150
$4,950
 

Additional information about rental rates

cleaning fee $150
Property Damage Protection $49
Tax Rate 12.0%
Notes 12% Bed tax not included in base rate
$125 cleaning for stays less than 7 nights
Cancellation policy per owner cotract

Cancellation Policy

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

Amenities

Amenities

Girdwood House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Queen size Beds (2), Double Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (2)
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Video Games
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • horseshoes
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • wildlife viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
Large Back Yard, Lots of Driveway parking, Basketball Hoop

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