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Spectacular Custom Log Cabin - Sleeps 7, Downtown Area

People7
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house

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Details
Property
house
People
7
Bedrooms
3
Bathrooms
2

Description

Photos and Description of this 3 bedroom holiday home in Talkeetna - Talkeetna Majestic

Spacious, Beautiful, Close to Activities, Restaurants and Shops

The Talkeetna Majestic is made of massive hand-scribed logs set on a private wooded lot located in an amazing little Alaskan town with room for your family or several couples. Relax on the porch with custom railing of wild iris flowers or on one of the two balconies surrounded by a birch and spruce forest. A 10 minute walk to the restaurant, shops and activities of 'Beautiful Downtown Talkeetna' -- which is about 6 blocks long! At the end of Main Street you can find the Talkeetna River and a breathtaking, awe inspiring view of Denali and the Alaska Range. Good restaurants and shops with items by Alaskan artists, Great for a day trip or on your way to Denali National Park or Fairbanks.

NEED MORE SPACE? Consider "THE LOFT CABIN" on the same property. The Loft sleeps 2-4 with an equipped kitchen and full bath. See property 589159 or call for more information.

Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed

Owner
Francine Curran
Member since: 2013
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
9 December, 2016
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About Francine Curran

The Talkeetna Majestic was started in 2005 and took 5 summers to build as a family vacation home. I think it is truly spectacular and enjoyed being there so much that in 2011 wedecided to share it with summer visitors which has been great fun. I have lived in and traveled throughout Alaska since 2000 while working in various real estate ventures.

Francine Curran purchased this house in 2005

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(53 traveller reviews)

Spectacular Custom Log Cabin - Sleeps 7, Downtown Area
average rating of 4.924528 based on 53 reviews
5

Very beautiful place.

  • 5 of 5

Great house.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 12, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wish we could have stayed longer

  • 5 of 5

everything was great, Francine was delightful. Just not long enough

  • Review Submitted: Sep 12, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

A truly beautiful home and an awesome experience!

  • 5 of 5

Majestic is just that ... majestic! This log cabin home is unique, beautifully appointed, and well furnished. The six of us (three couples) all enjoyed our private space and the homes shared areas. The kitchen is nice and we were able to cook a lavish meal for ourselves. There's also a beautiful front porch for gathering at the end of the day to enjoy drinks, appetizers and the great outdoors. The property was clean and well maintained. Majestic is located about a mile from the train station, and maybe half a mile from town -- an easy and scenic walk. Our host was also wonderful. She was customer-service focused, helpful and made great suggestions on what to do during our stay. We booked a flightseeing tour on Talkeetna Air, just blocks from the property, which was very convenient. And she recommended our fishing guide, a local who was quite knowledgable about the river and a great story teller. We ate in town at the Talkeetna Roadhouse, which offers beautiful baked goods and hugely delicious breakfasts (check out Rudy in a Parka), ordered pizza from Mountain High Pizza Pie (good pizza, not so good service) and had dinner at the Wildflower Cafe, which was sensational. We highly recommend staying at the Majestic. It was truly a unique experience and the ideal home for a vacation and celebration. You won't find anything else like this in town!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 7, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Wonderful guests -- From booking to departure it was a pleasure! I had great fun sharing my Alaska experience with you all. I'm happy the Talkeetna Majestic was part of your Alaska experience! Francine
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4

Talkeetna Beauty

  • 4 of 5

Our family really enjoyed Talkeetna and this lovely home. Francine is super easy to work with and was able to accommodate our change in schedule. She helped us with local sight seeing (Talkeetna Air Taxi is fabulous!!) and we enjoyed the Mahay Jet Boat Trip also. The only reason for only 4 stars is no outdoor grill, we have a "thing" about kitchen conveniences ie: sharp knives and the downstairs bedroom is super cramped. Talkeetna is a fun town and we were lucky enough to have sun shine apparently NOT the norm the entire time. Thanks for helping us have a great vacation in Alaska!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 20, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful home in a convenient location

  • 5 of 5

Our family of 5 (including 3 teens) was very comfortable in this cabin, with excellent space for sleeping, cooking, and relaxing. The location was quiet and private, and was an easy 1/2 mile walk into "downtown" Talkeetna for meals, souvenir shopping and/or heading out on excursions. Francine provided us with good information about local amenities and activities. During our 4 night stay, we took a flightseeing excursion with Talkeetna Air Taxi (awesome!) and a guided fishing outing (this turned out to be a bit of a disappointment, as only 1 fish was caught during our 5 hours of fishing). I would definitely recommend this property for a family or group staying in the Talkeetna area.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 15, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful home!

  • 5 of 5

The majestic was an amazing place for us to call home for two nights! Beautiful, clean, and thoughtful touches. Our family of six enjoyed our time in Talkeetna and we all enjoyed meeting Francine and hearing the history of the home. Would rent again and stay longer!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 31, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Car: not necessary

Talkeetna is fun to hang out in, with colorful folks, live music and exciting things to do. Have a drink at the historic Fairview Inn or the West Rib Pub. Listen to music in Village Park, get ice cream at Nagley's General Store...maybe see Stubbs, our mayor, the cat. Or spend time at the Talkeetna river looking at the amazing Denal view. You can take the "Hurricaine Train" of the Alaska Railroad, jetboat up a river to see eagles, go flightseeing around Denali or use Talkeetna Majestic as a base for hiking, fishing, rafting, dog sled riding, zip-lining or other Alaskan adventures. Only 2 hours north of Anchorage, great for a day trip or on your way to Denali National Park or Fairbanks.

Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Talkeetna, Alaska

Rental Basis:
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Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Summer 2017
3 May 2017 - 12 Sep 2017
1 night minimum stay
£459
for 1 night
From
£400
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £17 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £60
Refundable Damage Deposit £159
Tax Rate 5.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Talkeetna, USA

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 7 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Main Floor Bathroom - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Granite countertop, soap, shampoo and hairdryer
    Upstairs Bathroom - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Granite countertop, soap, shampoo and hair dryer.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • King Bedroom - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , Orthopedic Memory Foam Mattress. Lovely Balcony
    Queen Bedroom - 1 Large Double Bed , Main Floor. Memory Foam Mattress.
    Twin Bedroom - 2 Single Bed , Balcony, Memory Foam Matteress Toppers
    Roll-away Bed - 1 Single Bed , Twin Roll-away bed . Can put in Queen Bdrm or Living Room
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Television ...
  • Toys
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Terrace ...
Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed ...
Attractions:
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
It's hard to describe the feeling of being in the Talkeetna Majestic....the 5 picture windows and cathedral ceiling allow you to be surrounded by the beauty of the Alaskan outdoors while inside. The logs are as fresh as if newly pealed and so large one guest counted 130 growth rings. The Majestic creates a space for you to make wonderful memories of Alaska with your family and friends.

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