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Jenny Hand

Member since: 2008
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Speaks: english

Beautiful Hand Crafted Log Chalet - Great Views

14 Reviews
Sleeps13
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type chalet
Minimum Stay 4 nights

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Overview

Girdwood Chalet Rental Photos and Description

Chalet, 2 Bedrooms + expansive Loft and basement, 1.75 Baths, Sleeps up to 13

Wouldn't it be wonderful to enjoy the mountain view from the Luxury of the Hot tub on the deck facing Mt. Alyeska? Our Beautiful Hand Crafted Log Chalet is conveniently located within walking distance to Hiking, Biking, Base of Mt. Alyeska, dining, Alaska Shopping.

We are a short driving distance to Whittier, Portgage Glacier, Seward, And even the Kenai Peninsula.

We are fully furnished, and ready for you to enjoy a relaxing getaway!

Keywords: Log Chalet

Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Jenny Hand (Owner)
Member since: 2008
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Speaks: english

About Jenny Hand

After renting this property for 5 winters, two Alaskan ski families purchased this home for a winter getaway. We have made many improvements to this cabin to make it our own and provide luxury accommodations for our summer guests.

Jenny Hand purchased this chalet in 2012

Reviews

4.9
based on 14 traveler reviews

Beautiful Hand Crafted Log Chalet - Great Views
average rating of 4.928571 based on 14 reviews
5

Great, relaxing experience

  • 5 of 5

We loved this house! The house was well-stocked with everything we could have needed. Everyone agreed their beds were very comfortable, and there were plenty of towels for bathing as well as after the hot tub. The kitchen had every utensil or pot and pan we could have ever needed. We enjoyed walking to the Sitzmark and Jack Sprat for dinner; the house is maybe 5 minutes walking distance from either restaurant. The hot tub was clean and wonderful to relax in after long days of hiking. Jenny was extremely responsive and attentive to our needs. We would definitely stay again and recommend it for others!

  • Submitted: Aug 15, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Awesome place to stay

  • 5 of 5

We had a family vacation to Alaska and this cabin worked perfectly. The cabin was as good as advertised and views were great. The owners were fantastic to work with - very attentive and quick to follow up to ensure our needs were met - both before and during our trip. Will plan on staying there again on our next visit!

  • Submitted: Aug 11, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful Place to Stay

  • 5 of 5

We stayed in the cabin in June of 2016 and had a wonderful time. The place is as beautiful as it's pictures. The living area and the loft are just lovely and so is the view. The place looks like it was just built. The bathrooms are very nice, the kitchen has all the bells and whistles you would like and is VERY well stocked with cooking equipment. Girdwood is such a lovely little town with good restaurants and good people. There is so much to do there and you are centrally located between Seward and Anchorage. The owners were so sweet and easy to work with. They answered all the questions we had promptly, both before we arrived and while we were staying there (and we had a lot). I whole heatedly recommend the Alpine Haus to anyone visiting the area!!

  • Submitted: Jul 29, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Amazing Alaskan Adventure

  • 5 of 5

This was a perfect location for our 2nd trip to Alaska making it easy to travel North or South by car or train. We came with another couple and we all loved the cabin. The accomodations were wonderful, comfortable beds, nice furniture, a beautiful kitchen and everything we needed to make us feel at home and the view was amazing! Your cabin was perfect and we can't wait to come back! Thanks Tammi!!!

  • Submitted: Sep 19, 2014
  • Stayed: Sep 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfection in every way!

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I and our friends came to Alaska for the first time this summer and I cannot say enough about renting this property. We use Homeaway and VRBO alot for vacation stays and this property was one of the best. Tammi was wonderful to work with and even left us a bottle of champagne for our 10th wedding anniversary celebration. The Alpine Haus is everything that it was advertised to be. There is plenty of room for everyone and it is decorated beautifully. We enjoyed the location and the beautiful views of Mt. Alyeska everyday from the deck. We enjoyed the hot tub on the deck as well. This property made it very easy to base out of for various day trips to Anchorage, Whittier, Seward etc. I would highly recommend this property and we will definitely come to visit again in the future with our children next time. Thank you Tammi for sharing your lovely home, it was a fantastic experience.

  • Submitted: Sep 10, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Excellent vacation home!

  • 5 of 5

The Alpine Haus was perfect for our group, three adults and two children. We loved the three different levels for downtime. The couches and beds were very comfortable. The kitchen was beautiful and functional. Everything about the house was perfect and Tammi was very helpful and pleasant to communicate with. Thanks for helping to make our vacation to Alaska so perfect!

  • Submitted: Jun 17, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Girdwood Chalet Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
$325
$2,275
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $250
Tax Rate 12.0%

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Amenities

Girdwood Chalet Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • chalet
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • Ski-In ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Fireplace
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • 2 fully remodeled bathrooms in 2013.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 13
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Loft - 1 queen , 1 sleep sofa /futon
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    basement - 1 sleep sofa /futon , 1 bunk bed
  • Queen size Beds (3) Three Queen Beds - 2 are in separate bedrooms, 1 in loft. Twin or Single Beds (3) bunk bed and hide a bed in basement. Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) double futon in loft (1) double in pull out couch in basement.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player ...
  • Foosball
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Ski & Snowboard
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
Attractions:
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • sight seeing
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling

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