Destination guide

Explore the riverfront setting in Eagle River

Enjoy the festivals and other features of Eagle River. Travellers especially like the riverfront, skiing and forests in this romantic and scenic city. Sullivan Arena and Iditarod Trail Headquarters are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in and around Eagle River

Are you searching for attractions to visit while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that Eagle River has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Alpenglow at Arctic Valley (5.6 mi / 8.9 km)
  • Moose Run Golf Course (6.9 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Hillberg Ski Area (8.7 mi / 14 km)
  • Elmendorf State Hatchery (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
  • Settlers Bay Golf Course (12.7 mi / 20.4 km)
  • Imaginarium - Science Discovery Center (13 mi / 21 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Eagle River

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Eagle River is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Kincaid Park (19.8 mi / 31.9 km)
  • Mt. Baldy Trail (2.3 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Eagle and Symphony Lakes Trail (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
  • Centennial Park (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
  • Nunaka Valley North Park (10.1 mi / 16.3 km)
  • Muldoon Park (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Eagle River

The nearest airport is in Anchorage, AK (MRI-Merrill Field), located 11.3 mi (18.3 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Anchorage, AK (ANC-Ted Stevens Anchorage Intl.), which is 17 mi (27.4 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Eagle River?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 28 holiday lettings around Eagle River. From 16 houses to 2 cabins, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Eagle River?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Eagle River:

  • Northeast Anchorage: 26 holiday homes
  • Downtown: 72 holiday homes
  • South Addition: 83 holiday homes
  • Taku / Campbell: 27 holiday homes
  • North Star: 100 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Eagle River? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Eagle River. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Eagle River Nature Center: 127 holiday lettings
  • Eagle and Symphony Lakes Trail: 338 holiday lettings
  • St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church: 380 holiday lettings
  • Mt. Baldy Trail: 355 holiday lettings
  • Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center: 152 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Eagle River listed on where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Eagle River?

Yes, of course. offers 16 Houses in Eagle River. Our other popular types of Eagle River holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Flats: 4 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 2 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Studios and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with internet/wifi in Eagle River?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 25 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Eagle River. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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