A CITY VIEW B&B SUITE-VACATION RENTAL, DOWNTOWN-GOV'T HILL

Laura Pannone

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Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 1 - 2 nights
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A CITY VIEW B&B SUITE-VACATION RENTAL, DOWNTOWN-GOV'T HILL

Anchorage House Rental Photos and Description

House, 2 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 4-6)

Defining the Alaskan experience, A City View Bed & Breakfast Suite/Vacation Rental is situated on Government Hill, Anchorage's most historic and charming neighborhood. The neighborhood overlooks downtown proper one mile away. The suite is a very bright and cheerful daylight basement. It is a quick 10 minute walk to downtown proper and all of the activities and shopping the downtown area has to offer.

Several parks in the neighborhood offer views of downtown, Mt. McKinley, Mt. Susitna, Cook Inlet, Knik Arm and the Port of Anchorage. A five minute walk will get you to world class salmon fishing in Ship Creek during fishing season. We even have fishing poles and bicycles you can borrow!

Also a short ten minute walk is the Tony Knowles Coastal Trail where you can ski, bike or walk and enjoy the coastal beauty. The Alaska Center for the Performing Arts, The Egan and Dena'ina Convention Centers, and The Anchorage Museum of History and Art are just minutes away.

The Iditarod starts less than a mile from the house. You can enjoy the winter festivities and be home in no time when you're ready for some hot cocoa and a movie! Or, in the Summer, enjoy a cold beer or glass of wine in the backyard around the fire pit after a hard day of fishing, shopping or sightseeing. The house was built in 1960 and strongly withstood the 1964 Good Friday Earthquake. It has been continually and lovingly updated since we bought it in 1991 (We are the second owners).

Beautifully decorated, it was put together with a little bit of romance and a lot of comfort in mind. The 1300 square foot suite welcomes you with a bright and cheerful entry. Ample extras are intended to make your stay very special and memorable. Complimentary coffee, tea and hot cocoa are provided. A continental-style breakfast to enjoy at your leisure is also provided. Upon request, we will stock the unit with grocercies prior to your arrival.

It is intended to be a true home away from home, where you can enjoy a private experience in a perfect location on a beautiful property. Your hosts are immediately available should you need anything to make your stay more enjoyable.

We truly look forward to welcoming you as you plan your trip to Alaska. We are grateful that you are interested in staying at our vacation rental.

Keywords: Beautiful home, Downtown, Government Hill, Close to Base. Fishing, Mt. McKinley view,

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Suitability:
  • pets considered
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • Long-term Renters Welcome

Laura Pannone

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Laura is a lifelong Alaskan. Her adventure-seeking family moved here from Southern Californiaha when she was just one year old in 1965. Her family loves the Alaskan outdoors and all of the activities and majestic beauty it offers. Laura is an artist. Some of her work hangs in the B&B, and special aritistic touches abound outside on the decks and in the fenced yard. If you want shopping, dining, entertainment, sightseeing, day trip, or fishing advice, we're here to help! In April of 2011, her family traveled to France and Italy for three weeks and absolutely fell in love with the people, culture, scenery, and history.

Laura Pannone purchased this house in 1991

It's perfectly located on a corner lot in a beautiful and charming destination-neighborhood close to everything, but quiet and friendly.

One mile from downtown in a quiet, secluded neighborhood, close to trails and parks right outside your door.

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 1 - 2 nights
Book with confidence
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Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
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Reviews

Reviews

5
based on 26 traveler reviews

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A City View B&B Suite-Vacation Rental, Downtown-Gov't Hill
average rating of 5.0 based on 26 reviews
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A City View B&B Suite-Vacation Rental, Downtown-Gov't Hill
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p402221vb
(907) 223-4449
Anchorage Alaska
St Louis, MO
5

First time in Alaska

  • 5 of 5
Fantastic place. Just what we needed for our stay in Anchorage with our family of 5 adults. Laura made us feel so welcome, with homemade banana bread and wonderful breakfast foods. In addition, she added so many other nice touches to make us feel very comfortable. We loved visiting with both her and her sweet dog, Luka, but felt the freedom to come and go. We loved being able prepare our dinner after buying our seafood at the local market. We would definitely recommend this place to anyone traveling to Anchorage. So much better than staying in a hotel.
  • Submitted: Aug 4, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Sightseeing
business
A City View B&B Suite-Vacation Rental, Downtown-Gov't Hill
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p402221vb
(907) 223-4449
Anchorage Alaska
Derby, Kansas
5

Great place to stay while in Anchorage!!

  • 5 of 5
Very clean, large rooms and furnished just like you would your home! It is a fully equipped two bedroom apartment. The proprietor, Laura, was a great hostess! Would definitely stay there again!
  • Submitted: Jul 10, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Pet-friendly, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
business
A City View B&B Suite-Vacation Rental, Downtown-Gov't Hill
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p402221vb
(907) 223-4449
Anchorage Alaska
San Diego, CA
5

The Perfect Intro to Anchorage!

  • 5 of 5
Exactly as described. Comfortable, clean, quiet and quaint. Thanks for a cozy and relaxed intro to anchorage. With downtown only 8 mins. away, situated in a quiet residential neighborhood we felt right at home and smiled every time we passed the swollen, cold, congested hotels of downtown.
  • Submitted: Jun 25, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Romantic Getaway
business
A City View B&B Suite-Vacation Rental, Downtown-Gov't Hill
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p402221vb
(907) 223-4449
Anchorage Alaska
Fairbanks
5

Wonderful Stay!

  • 5 of 5
This rental is so great!!! It is clean nicely decorated. The extras that Laura puts into it makes it even more special. I was so grateful when we arrived to see that breakfast was already provided for us.we got in late and was so happy that I wouldn't have to wake up early to run out for something to feed my little girl. We seriously has a hard time leaving doing our errands because the home is so comfy. I will for sure be visiting again.
  • Submitted: Mar 19, 2014
  • Stayed: Mar 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Pet-friendly, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much Tammy. I really enjoyed having your family here and look forward to welcoming you back next time.
business
A City View B&B Suite-Vacation Rental, Downtown-Gov't Hill
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p402221vb
(907) 223-4449
Anchorage Alaska
Texas
5

Clean, Spacious, Walking Distance to Downtown Anchorage

  • 5 of 5
This B&B is all that it posts and more! We arrived around 1am in the morning from a late flight and all three of us were pleasantly surprised to find a fully stocked kitchen of foods, snacks, fruit, treats, drinks, yogurt, etc... waiting for us. The interior is clean and spacious and the bedrooms are at opposite ends of the hall offering privacy from one another. Every possible detail to attention has been met to ensure guests needs are met. It doesn't hurt either that the décor is cute, original and unique. Laura was available at our every need yet not imposing at all. We found her extremely helpful and friendly and fell in love with her pet. We especially enjoyed that we could either walk are take a minutes drive to reach downtown Anchorage or any of the nearby sites. Will definitely return when our travels take us to Anchorage again.
  • Submitted: Mar 12, 2014
  • Stayed: Mar 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Romantic Getaway
business
A City View B&B Suite-Vacation Rental, Downtown-Gov't Hill
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p402221vb
(907) 223-4449
Anchorage Alaska
Texas
5

The BEST!

  • 5 of 5
Everything as advertised and much more!! Arrived after 1am to a kitchen full of foods, drinks, COFFEE and much more! Entering the very clean, nicely decorated and very spacious rooms put a smile on our all faces and a relaxed feeling of being home! The next morning we enjoyed a beautiful view of the sunrise over the mountains as well as a view of Anchorage. A very safe area and within a minute or two of a nice trail leading up a slight hill directly to downtown Anchorage - perfect for the start of the Iditarod!! We fell in love with Luka as much as the B&B and only wish we had planned more time in Anchorage. All the more reason to return and when we do - this is our Alaskan home!! Oh, and when one of us forgot an item, Laura graciously took the time to ship it home for us. She is a absolute doll, so friendly, fun, helpful, and full of information. A truly gracious hostess (and great artist too)!!
  • Submitted: Mar 9, 2014
  • Stayed: Feb 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Pet-friendly, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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Map

Map

Nearest Airport
5 Miles
Ted Stevens Anchorage International
Nearest Ferry
52 Miles
Whittier, AK
Nearest Train
1 Miles
Alaska Railroad
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
New Seward (Hwy 1)
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
Tony Knowles Coastal Trail
Nearest Barpub
1.3 Miles
Ginger
Nearest Ski
0.6 Miles
Tony Knowles Coastal Trail (x-country)
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Eagle Glen
Nearest Restaurant
1.2 Miles
Sack's
Car: recommended

Right above the heart of downtown and central to all of the must-see/must-do activities. Beautiful views abound from the nine parks in the immediate neighborhood. A quick one-mile trip gets you to downtown shops and restaurants, with local artists fare and uniquely fresh and tasty Alaskan cuisine. The Alaska Native Heritage Museum is a wonderful and welcoming place to learn about and visit with Alaska Natives and their history.

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Availability & Rates

Availability & Rates

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Anchorage House Rental Rates

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1 night minimum stay
$225
$1,295
$3,450
 

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $15 + Tax
Tax Rate 12.0%

Cancellation Policy

Policy available by contacting owner when booking.
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Amenities

Amenities

Anchorage House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1300 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Monument View ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Water View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Romantic
  • Family
  • Away From It All
  • Historic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Parking
  • Telephone ...
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
Kitchen:
  • Catering Available
  • Kitchen ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Microwave
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • Dining ...
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • Spacious and decorated in comforting and and relaxing hues and materials. Lots of extras provided. Just bring your toothbrush!
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • King size beds (2), European-style sofa loungers (2). The two sofa-loungers in the living room convert to double beds.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Books
  • Games
  • Video Library
  • Television
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • CD Player
Outside:
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Bicycles
  • Boat ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Golf ...
  • 8 garden chairs
  • 4 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • pets considered ...
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • water parks
  • live theater
  • restaurants
  • zoo
  • health/beauty spa
Leisure Activities:
  • eco tourism
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • walking
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • boating
  • shopping
  • scenic drives
  • paddle boating
  • antiquing
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • whale watching
  • miniature golf
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • racquetball
  • basketball court
  • golf privileges optional
  • tennis
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • skiing
  • golf
  • wind-surfing
  • mountain biking
  • roller blading
  • deepsea fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • equestrian events
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • hunting
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • cross country skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain climbing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting small game
  • ice skating
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