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

People4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 700 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 nights
Popular Features
  • Internet
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking
  • non smoking only
  • Fireplace
  • Barbecue
  • children welcome

Overview

About the property

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.

More Details

Owner
Dee Murphy
Member since: 2013
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
25 March, 2017

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!

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday condo in Girdwood in Anchorage

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 700 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy 4
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
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:
  • 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

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(23 traveller reviews)

Walking distance to everything, fully equipped, Cozy & Quiet!
average rating of 4.869565 based on 23 reviews
5

Perfect for our spring break family vacation!

  • 5 of 5

This place had everything we needed for a great spring break family vacation! We could cook great meals with the fully outfitted kitchen, we were able to do laundry, the kids enjoyed the jacuzzi tub, the tv (we don't have one at home) and cozy fireplace, and the proximity to skiing at Alyeska was perfect- an easy walk, even carrying our gear. I loved the library collection and coffee! Clean and lovely place and we enjoyed the stay very much!

  • Review Submitted: Mar 15, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you, we are so glad you and your family enjoyed the condo and all of the amenities offered. Nothing better then a day on the slopes then sitting by the fire enjoying a great meal at home.
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5

Very clean and comfortable

  • 5 of 5

It was wonderful to be able to walk to the lifts

  • Review Submitted: Mar 15, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the kind words and wonderful rating. Yes, it's nice to walk out the door and within a couple minute walk your sitting on the chair heading up the mountain.
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5

Fantastic, well appointed condo.

  • 5 of 5

This is a lovely, clean, well appointed VRBO within walking distance of the base of Alyeska. Dee included all the extras one could hope for when traveling, truly making this a home away from home. To me, it's the little things, like the welcoming bottle of wine, the availability of spices, tea, hot chocolate and sugar in the cupboard, and a few granola bars welcoming me after a long day of travel, that make this place shine. These extra touches made this the perfect place to land in Girdwood. The condo is just as it is advertised, with a very comfortable king sized bed, great bedding, and a bonus, the sauna off the bathroom. Everything was clean, quiet and cozy. I hope to stay here every time I am lucky enough to return to Girdwood. Thank you Dee and Sean!

  • Review Submitted: Mar 7, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so glad you enjoyed your stay and were able to spend time with friends in our little piece of Girdwood paradise. If travel plans bring you back to Alaska, we hope to have you as a guest again. Cheers!
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5

perfect rental steps from the mountain

  • 5 of 5

we couldn't have asked for a better location and rental for our skiing trip, just steps from the day lodge and a view of max's out the back door. the kitchen had just about every essential you can think of, and the drinks, coffee and wine dee left was a wonderful surprise. the place is very well maintained while also cozy which provides you with the perfect home away from home for your vacation. dee was a pleasure with the back and forth of questions/concerns and didn't hesitate to accommodate any request. we wouldn't hesitate to book here again, in fact i'm not sure we'd want to stay anywhere else.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 1, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the kind words, we are glad you trip was all you'd hoped for. We try to make our guests stay as enjoyable as possible in our little piece of paradise in Girdwood. All the snow was an added bonus!
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4

Great condo

  • 4 of 5

Had a great stay. The condo is close to the lifts & very comfortable. Really enjoyed the fireplace as temps really chilly!

  • Review Submitted: Jan 9, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are glad you enjoyed your stay and the fireplace. It's definitely a nice treat after a day outdoors.
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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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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday condo in Girdwood, USA

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£376
for 3 nights
From
£125
From
£139
Fri,Sat,Sun
£918
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £18 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £240
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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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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