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Bob's Bungalow on Lake/Available for Special Monthly Rate in July (1-28)

Bedrooms 3
Half Baths1
Space 1,560 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 5 nights


About the property

House, 3 Bedrooms, 2.5 Baths, (Sleeps 4-8)

This light and airy lake front home looks looks up the spectacular Matanuska Glacier. Lake Lucille offers the peace and beauty of remote Alaska, but the convenience of being within the city limits of Wasilla--a ten minute drive to the grocery store and restaurants. It is accessible to many of the great wonders of Alaska and suitable day trips to glaciers, waterfalls, fishing, and hiking. Talkeetna provide a great view of Mt. Denali and some great dining and tourist shops. Hatcherpass is only forty-five minutes drive.

The kitchen living room has a large sliding door which opens to the front deck. There are three bedrooms upstairs. The master bedroom has a queen bed and overlooks the lake. The lovely private bath has a window to the woods. The larger 2nd bedroom has a king size bed and overlooks the lake. This room shares a family bath with tub or shower with a third bedroom that has twin beds and a toddler crib. It overlooks the woods.

The single car garage has a medium size upright freezer, and some recreation equipment available for use.

Nights on the Lake are quiet and calm--sit by the fire and watch the ducks, grebes, muskrats and an occassional moose.

Keywords: Lakefront Home

More Details

Vicki Malone
Member since: 2011
Speaks english
Response time
Within 2 days
Response rate
Calendar last updated:
20 June, 2018

About Vicki Malone

Vicki Malone was born and raised in Alaska. As a girl she came to the 'cabin' on Lake Lucille with her family to enjoy the wonderful summers full of water skiing, swimming, site seeing and hiking. She lives in Bethel, Alaska and enjoys time at Lake Lucille with her five grandchildren. In 2009, she tore down the old cabin and built a 3 bedroom home on the Lake. She named the new house 'Bob's Bungalow' after her dad.

Vicki Malone purchased this house in 2009

Why Vicki Malone chose Wasilla

I want to retire on Lake Lucile. The Matanuska Valley is the heart land of southcentral Alaska. You experience the wild beauty of Alaska on the lake but are really only ten minutes of all the conveniences of shopping. Anchorage is only an hour away.

What makes this house unique

This is a great home to enjoy Alaska. The day trips from here are great. I am especially fond of Hatcher Pass, the Matanuska Glacier. I love spending the day in Talkeetna and taking the train to Hurricaine Gulch. I love coming home and watching the sunset on the lake. I have the morning sun on the deck. There are days when I don't leave the Lake. It is too beautiful and relaxing.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house rental in Wasilla

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1560 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: Flexible
  • /
  • Check-out: 12:00 PM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Lakefront ...
  • Mountain View
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Garage
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , bath with shower
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , Powder room downstairs.
  • 2.5
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 large double bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 extra lg. double bed
    Bedroom 3 - 2 single bed , 1 child bed
  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (2) Child Beds (1) toddler crib
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
  • video player
  • Bicycles
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • long term rentals available
  • limited accessibility
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • museums
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horse riding
  • horseshoes
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • parasailing
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
Upright freezer in garage for storing food and fish.


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Bob's Bungalow on Lake/Available for Special Monthly Rate in July (1-28)
average rating of 4.9 based on 20 reviews
Stillwater, Minnesota

Great Home base

  • 5 of 5

Place was clean. Had everything you would need.

Great value.

  • Review Submitted: 18/01/2018
  • Date of Stay: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Fantastic Lake House

  • 5 of 5

The house was great, and the lake view is beautiful! We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at Bob's Bungalow. Vicki was easy to communicate with, and left good instructions for everything in the house. The location feels isolated, but it's a quick trip to grocery stores, etc., and not far from some wonderful hikes. I would definitely stay again.

  • Review Submitted: 10/06/2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

What a beautiful home! The view is breathtaking with the lake and mountains! The house has everything you need. The owner, Vicki is fantastic, she will make sure you have everything ! The large windows up and down make for perfect views! Theres also a great deck and hammock for lounging. This is a great rental and close to stores and restaurants. The train less than a mile away. Very short drive to Anchorage and nice scenic drive to Denali National Park area. This house is definitely a home and Vicki.makes sure its YOUR home while staying there.

  • Review Submitted: 07/06/2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Very nice

  • 4 of 5


  • Review Submitted: 08/05/2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Beautiful view! Streams of sunlight throughout the house, lifts the spirit!

  • 5 of 5

This is the second time we have had our Girlie Getaway at Bob's Bungalow. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay here again. All of us really appreciate the windows that let all of the light in. Watching the sun rise over the mountains across the lake from the deck was a peaceful, wonderful experience! We love Bob's Bungalow!

  • Review Submitted: 10/04/2017
  • Date of Stay: April 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Yokota AB, Japan

Perfect Stay

  • 5 of 5

This is a beautiful home in a great location. The lake view is magnificent. We stayed for 10 days. We were extremely comfortable and the owner was very helpful. Everything was in great condition and we loved all the "everyday staples" that were stocked in the kitchen. We will hopefully stay there again because we visit Alaska several times a year.

  • Review Submitted: 29/03/2017
  • Date of Stay: December 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
36 Miles
Anchorage International Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.5 Miles
The Mugshot?
Nearest Train
1 Miles
Alaska Railroad Wasilla Station
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Parks Highway
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Car: necessary

Waterfalls within 10 miles; Hatcher Pass & Independence Gold Mine is 45 min drive, Mt McKinley View 10 miles, Talkeetna 1hr 15 min Drive; Mt McKinley National Park 4 hr. Drive. Several Fishing spots within half hour. Forty five minutes from the Matanuska Glacier, the Glenn Highway offers some of the most scenic views in Alaska. We are located one hour from Anchorage.


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday house in Wasilla

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
25 May 2018 - 3 Sep 2018
5 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add AU$34 per night, per additional guest
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee AU$203.26

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • No refunds for cancellations made after payment is made
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