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Walking distance to everything, fully equipped, Cozy & Quiet!

People4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 nights

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Details
Property
condo
People
4
Bedrooms
1
Bathrooms
1
Minimum Stay
3 nights

Description

Photos and Description of this 1 bedroom holiday condo in Girdwood - Anchorage Adventures-Girdwood

One Bedroom, One Bath Sleeps 4. Recently Renovated, 1 Block From Alyeska Resort

Spectacular space, comfortable decor with art from local Alaskan artists. One bedroom with a king size bed, one bath, couch pulls out into a queen sleeper and a day bed provided. The condo is only a short walk to skiing, mountain biking or hiking. No need to find parking, and on a busy day on the mountain its usually a shorter walk to the lift than from the resort general parking lot. View of Max's mountain and ski trails while relaxing from the couch or sitting on the deck. Condo is fully equipped, with gas fireplace, internet, cable, 52" plasma TV, Blu-Ray disc player, new appliances, microwave, pots and pans, dish wear, bake wear, coffee pot, crock pot, toaster, blender and all the utensils for a complete kitchen. Also includes a jacuzzi tub and 6 person sauna, heated floors in bath, kitchen & entry. Washer and dryer provided in this unit to keep packing light for your trip. The condo is a ground floor unit of a 4 unit building. Parking for two cars. Spacious private deck with bistro table and chairs for summer morning coffee or just relaxing in the evening with a cool drink after a day's adventure. Grill also provided for BBQ's or grilling the day's catch from one of the near by salmon steams located within a 15 min scenic drive north or south of Girdwood.

Truly, Girdwood is a spectacular, friendly laid back community with local artist and award winning chef's for some unique local dinning experiences.

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

Owner
Dee Murphy
Member since: 2013
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
28 November, 2016
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About Dee Murphy

We are Dee & Sean Murphy and we purchased and renovated the condo in early 2014. We live in Anchorage and love Girdwood for a nice, quiet getaway during all seasons.

Dee Murphy purchased this condo in 2014

Why Dee Murphy chose Alaska

Within walking distance to the mountain, resturants and shops. Recently remodeled. View of the ski slopes from the living room.

Local hikes right from the condo and lots of other trails with in a short driving distance. The drive to Girdwood is on scenic byway that has incredible views of the Turnagain arm of the Cook Inlet on one side. On the other side, towering mountains and cliffs that on most days you can spot Mt. Sheep climbing about.

What makes this condo unique

Space is very cozy and has been recently remodeled and furnished so that you feel right at home when you arrive. Fully equipped kitchen with all that you would need for a gourmet meal or just tossing something in the crockpot before a day of outdoor adventures. In floor heat in the kitchen and bathroom to keep your toes warm and also in the entryway to help dry out gear for your next outdoor adventure. Tastefully decorated with local art. Complete with W/D in this unit, so need to pack heavy!

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(18 traveller reviews)

Walking distance to everything, fully equipped, Cozy & Quiet!
average rating of 4.888889 based on 18 reviews
5

Excellent Clean & Well Maintained Palace for Adventure Seeking Couple

  • 5 of 5

The home was wonderful. It was in the perfect location, right in the middle of Girdwood with easy access to every venue around. Walking distance too. The condo itself is a no brainer to purchase for a long weekend or even a week like we did. The inside is clean, large and modern with local flares and designs throughout. Coming from NY we wanted to have a luxurious stay and have access to household items that we were not able to travel with. It was overall very tastefully decorated and catered to any traveler’s needs. The spa and Jacuzzi tub were a huge plus after hiking up and down the mountains every day. The owners were very accommodating and very fast with responding to our questions, even during our stay. I highly recommend this home to anybody who is traveling to the area.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 7, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are glad you enjoyed your stay, this summer has been spectacular for those that love outdoor adventure! Thank you for taking the time to post a review. Cheers
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5

Fantastic place!

  • 5 of 5

We had a fantastic time staying at this condo in Girdwood. The location was perfect. We lucked out and stayed during the Girdwood Forest Festival. It was in walking distance. There are many places near the condo that you can walk to including hiking trails, restaurants, places to bike, and a handy market. There a resort nearby with a tram that is fun to take to the top for amazing pictures. We had an amazing day booking a dog sledding trip with the Girdwood Dog company and met Nicolas Petit, who taught us all about the dogs if you are a dog lover. The location is great if you want to take a railroad day trip, drive to Whitter through the tunnel, visit the Alaska animal reserve, or take a drive down to Seward. The condo itself is extremely comfortable, has a well stocked kitchen, and an incredible jacuzzi bath tub. The owners were very helpful and friendly. I'd highly recommend staying at this condo! I would love to return.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 14, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Lovely area

  • 4 of 5

Girdwood was beautiful! The condo is an easy walk from a few restaurants and bars in the heart of a little mountain retreat. The condo is exactly as pictured in the photos. It is great for two people, possible 4 if you are planning on spending your time outside and not in the condo. The bathroom does have a sauna and whirlpool tub, but those are both located right next to the toilet so these options would not work well if you were traveling with friends and not very close family. For a couples weekend these amenities were wonderful! Also be prepared that the kitchen is fully stocked, but that means other than the fridge you won't have much storage room. There is a little grocery in the village so you won't have a need to over pack. If you are looking for a comfortable condo to use as your base for outdoor activities it is well set up for that! The property is nice and clean with a super comfy bed and as advertised the water was great!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 2, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your great feedback. Yes Girdwood is a great place to enjoy the outdoors! We love our time there and the many trails near by. Good point about food storage, I usually use the closet across from the kitchen for that. The cozy condo is definitely more suited for a couple or a family with small children I agree. We typically do not see many inquires for four adults since it's a one bedroom. We hope your travels bring you back to our beautiful state again. Cheers
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5

When Can We Come Back?

  • 5 of 5

We rented this place with the plan to explore the areas surrounding Girdwood, but have the condo as our home base for our stay. It was perfect! Dee and Sean were both very responsive and helpful whenever we had any questions, which honestly were not many. They had so many helpful instructions once we got into their place that we didn't really have any questions on how to access anything that we needed. The time of our visit was wonderful as well. We were able to do a lot of hiking (Flat Top Mountain in Anchorage, Bird Ridge - which was AMAZING but difficult, Winner Creek Trail and Exit Glacier/Harding Ice Field in Seward). The weather was great...didn't rain once! Girdwood is a very cute town and fairly quiet. We would recommend this place to anyone! :) Thanks for a wonderful place for our amazing vacation!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 5, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so glad you enjoyed our home and took advantage of the many hikes that are near this location. It's so perfect when the weather cooperates too!
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Beautiful condo

  • 5 of 5

I rented this wonderful condo for a staycation for my kids and I. My boys were able to walk to the mountain to ski and I enjoyed a relaxing day in the spa at the nearby resort.

The condo was stocked with everything you could possibly need for a wonderful vacation. Thank you so much to Sean and Dee for offering this condo!

  • Review Submitted: Mar 25, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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A Great Base for a Girdwood Winter Visit

  • 5 of 5

VERY comfortable 1 bedroom unit for a couple, or couple with small children. May feel a little close for 4 adults for any period of time but for just the two of us it was great. It was an easy drive from Anchorage. The excellent directions Dee provided got us to the unit with no problems. The unit is a very short walk to the Day Lodge at Alyeska and the bottom of Chair 4 (Teds Express). It is a very Quiet unit. We seldom heard the neighbors or folks in the adjoining units. Extremely well stocked kitchen (appliances and cookware) made meal preparation easy. Supply of staples and spices were very much appreciated. The washer and drier are stacked efficiency unit which although won't handle large loads allowed us to reduce the amount of clothes and ski gear we brought with us. The drier especially came in handy after one day of skiing the lower mountain when it was raining.

Dee was very responsive to e-mails and very helpful when contacted. Would not hesitate recommending this property to others and will be hoping it is available the next time we visit.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 8, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are glad you were comfortable and enjoyed the condo and Girdwood. We strive to make the property feel as if you are at home away from home. We hope to hear from you when planning your next Alaskan adventure. Cheers
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Location

Nearest Airport
38 Miles
50 minute drive from the airport
Nearest Barpub
Sitzmark - 5 minute walk
Nearest Train
3 Miles
Alaska Railroad
Nearest Motorway
3 Miles
Seward Hwy
Nearest Restaurant
Jack Sprat - 5 minute walk
Nearest Ski
Alyeska - A few minute walk
Car: necessary

Numerous hiking and biking trails. Paved path for running.

Resort provides Mt Biking as well as world class skiing.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday condo in Girdwood, Alaska

Rental Basis:
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Owner accepts payment in:
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My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£370
for 3 nights
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£123
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£137
Fri,Sat,Sun
£903
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £18 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £236
Tax Rate 12.0%

Additional guests: Add $20 per guest per night. max 2 additional guests.
Minimal rental during 12/20 -1/01 and 3/1 to 3/15
Cancellation Policy:
100% if cancelled a minimum of 30 days prior to check in.
50% if cancelled 15-29 days
Non-refundable if cancelled less than 15 days prior to check in.

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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday condo in Girdwood, USA

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 700 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • resort ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • 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
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Jacuzzi , Sauna
  • Large jacuzzi soaking tub and a sauna.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
  • New carpet, large window, pillow top king size bed. Very inviting space.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Terrace ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Sauna ...
Attractions:
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • Rock Climbing
  • roller blading
  • ski lift pass
  • ski
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • wind-surfing

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