YEAR ROUND: 4-ACRE MOUNTAIN VIEW RETREAT, 2-KING-BEDROOM CEDAR HOME

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Jeffrey and Danith Watts

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Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 3 nights

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YEAR ROUND: 4-ACRE MOUNTAIN VIEW RETREAT, 2-KING-BEDROOM CEDAR HOME

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Fireweed House provides lodging for travelers who prefer complete privacy, with the convenience of an 8-minute drive to the downtown Juneau historic district. In this secluded location, there are no other visible neighboring houses.

Located on a 4-acre parcel on Douglas Island--just a short drive across the bridge to Juneau--Fireweed House offers an all-cedar Guest House--with vaulted ceilings, 2 king bedrooms, Jacuzzi bath, laundry, wood burning stove, luxurious linens, a 900-square foot wrap-around deck with gas BBQ, marble-tile and slate floors, Italian tile counter tops, plus many features including a new 5-burner gas range, Wi-Fi, and Cable TV.

Although the Guest House comfortably sleeps 4, a futon and full-size sofa can extend sleeping for an additional 1-2 children, if needed, in the Main Room.

For couples traveling together, additional sleeping and privacy may be added with Fireweed Apartment which accommodates 2 adults plus a child with a queen pillow-top bed, a single fold-up bed, another private Jacuzzi bath, a second kitchen, and a second gas BBQ. The additional space also has access to a separate laundry.

Choose Fireweed House and you will not be disappointed--whether you are on vacation, looking for a business retreat, searching for a stopover during relocation, or a short-term rental--look to a new experience over a hotel and you will be pleasantly surprised with this beautiful location!!

AVAILABLE YEAR-ROUND.

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Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • pets considered
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only

Jeffrey and Danith Watts

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Jeff and Danith met in Alaska about 30 years ago and decided to share the joy and the beauty of their homes in the Tongass National Forest with other travelers. They created and established the Fireweed House and Guest House complex and have continued to improve the standard of excellence for visitor lodging to Juneau over the last 19 years.

Jeffrey and Danith Watts purchased this cabin in 1995

This unique property is comprised of three separate homes on a four-acre parcel--there are no other such properties available to visitors in the Juneau area.

The Guest House is totally secluded but is connected by a short wetlands path to the Main House where the owners reside to provide on-sight management and travel advice if desired. In developing the property, the pristine Alaskan wilderness and the magnificent views have been maintained --yet all in close proximity to the many Juneau travel adventures, shopping, and dining.

And with the ability to add Fireweed Apartment, larger groups traveling together can stay at the same complex but enjoy their own independent private, plush accommodations.

As we developed Fireweed House, we wanted to maintain the incredible warmth and the special touches of the Guest House, the lovely view and the ambiance of the Apartment, and the details that would convey to guests just how much we care about the success of each and every traveler's stay in Juneau.

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 3 nights

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Nearest Airport
13 Miles
Juneau International Airport
Nearest Ferry
18 Miles
Auke Bay Ferry Terminal
Nearest Motorway
0.01 Miles
Douglas Highway
Nearest Beach
8 Miles
Sandy Beach
Nearest Ski
6 Miles
Eaglecrest Ski Area
Nearest Restaurant
6 Miles
The Hangar at the Wharf
Car: necessary

Douglas Island 4-acre parcel/ 8 min. from downtown***

Juneau is a beautiful state capital with many contrasts--the icy landscapes of winter, the refreshing rain in our forever-green landscape, the crisp blue summer skies with billowy white clouds, the long daylight of summer (18+ hours in June), and the short daylight of winter (about 6 1/2 in December).

With the 1,500 square mile Juneau Icefield at our backdoor, we always encourage summer guests to book a flightseeing trip or a helicopter ride to get the birds-eye view of this magnificent glacial landscape. Another absolute 'must' for our visitors is the Tracy Arm Fjord cruise--a day-long adventure that your hosts will be glad to set up for you and your family--if you want to watch for whales, seals, bears, mountain goats and eagles and see huge icebergs up close, this is the day-long trip for you!

With time and this location as your home base, consider adding a day-long trip to Skagway to experience the White Pass & Yukon Route Railroad with an excursion to the Summit; a day at Admiralty Island National Monument to the Brown Bear Sanctuary--guided and unguided brown bear viewing is best in July and August; a zipline adventure; enjoy the Tram ride up Mount Roberts for beautiful hiking or just for lunch; a day-long king salmon or halibut fishing charter; a walking tour of the Juneau historic district; sea kayaking; the Mendenhall Glacier--one of the few glaciers in the world to which you can drive; and days and days of incredible hiking and exploring around the Juneau area!

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Availability & Rates

Juneau Cabin Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Minimum Stay
 
Spring Rate
Apr 1 2014 - May 15 2014
$349
$2,200
3 nights
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $50 per night, per additional guest
 
High Season Summer Rates
May 16 2014 - Sep 5 2014
$419
$2,800
3 nights
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $50 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
$319
$2,000
3 nights
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $50 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $89.00
Tax Rate 12.0%
Notes A one-time turnover/cleaning fee ($200-300 depending on the booking length) is added to each stay.

Accidental Property Damage Protection ($89 one-time fee) is required on all reservations--processed at the time of booking through CSA, HomeAway Inc.'s partner for this protection. Cancellation policy is 60 days prior to arrival.

Monthly rentals of 30+ days will not incur the 12% lodging tax.

Cancellation Policy

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

Juneau Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1150 sq. ft.
  • 1 story
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Adventure
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Parking ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Wood Fireplace
  • Wood Stove ...
  • Heating ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Linens Provided ...
Kitchen:
  • Stove ...
  • Oven ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , jetted tub , Also full-size washer/dryer in this bathroom
  • 1
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king
    Other (See Description) - 1 sleep sofa /futon , plus full-length sofa could accommodate a youth
  • King size beds (1) Two King bedrooms in Guest House, Queen size Beds (1) One queen pillow-top bed in Fireweed Apartment (as supplementary accommodation), Twin or Single Beds (1) One single pull-out bed in Fireweed Apartment, Baby Cribs (1) Portable baby crib available upon request, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) single Futon + long sofa for additional single sleeper in the Guest House
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Television ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Music Library ...
Outside:
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • pets considered ...
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
Pool / Spa:
  • jetted tub ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • health/beauty spa
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • wildlife viewing
  • boating
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • sound/bay fishing
  • basketball court
  • snorkeling/diving
  • hunting big game
  • cross country skiing
  • kayaking
  • racquetball
  • rock climbing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • ski lift privileges
  • ski privileges optional
  • skiing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • rafting
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