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Perfect Location! Cozy And Quiet Log Cabin; Walking Distance To Ski Lifts!!

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Half Baths1
Space 111 m²
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Mountain Views From This Newly Remodeled 2 Bedroom, 2 Bathroom Log Home.

Girdwood is the perfect location for your summer and winter adventure base. Its close proximity to Anchorage and the Kenai Peninsula make it an ideal place for a unique and memorable experience.

Relax with all the comforts of home in our beautiful and cozy log cabin. The Crystal Mountain Cabin comfortably accommodates 6 guests (or up to eight with the twin beds, for a small additional fee). This lovely cabin is a great place to get away for couples, families and friends. The large open floor plan has a great room feel downstairs with one bedroom and full bathroom. The 3/4 loft has 2 queen sized beds and is separated by a large ceiling height partition. There is a small bathroom in the loft.

The living room is a great place to spend time, with the gas fireplace that is very inviting. Our modern kitchen is fully equipped with everything you would need to cook at home. The large bathroom downstairs has its own washer and dryer.

Girdwood is home to world class downhill and cross country skiing! It is only a short, two minute walk to the lifts of Mt. Alyeska and a quicker ski home to your cabin. Moose Meadows is directly down the street and it is your access point to the extensive nordic ski trails.

More Details

Property Manager
Cindy Ryan and Doug Robbins
Member since: 2014
Speaks english
Response time
Within 12 hours
Response rate
100%
Calendar last updated:
13 December, 2017

About Cindy Ryan and Doug Robbins

This cabin is owned by life long Alaskans. Doug grew up in Seward, and Cindy in Anchorage. We love living in Alaska and would be happy to assist you with ideas of places to visit, go fishing and hiking during the summer.

Cindy Ryan and Doug Robbins purchased this cabin in 2014

Why Cindy Ryan and Doug Robbins chose Girdwood

As avid downhill and cross country skiers, we were fortunate to be able to use this wonderful cabin during the winters for many years as it belonged to family friends. We were overjoyed when they offered us the opportunity to buy it from them. It is the perfect spot to ski down for a quick lunch, break or dinner if you are night skiing. It is safe and quiet and a great place for kids.

We spent our summer totally remodeling almost every aspect of the cabin; upgrading plumbing, electrical, appliances, and decks. It was a true family effort and our 17 year old daughter worked right along with us and was a blessing as well as a huge help!!

What makes this cabin unique

This location and scenery are truly spectacular. It is on a quiet dead end street. There is no need to drive anywhere. It is walking distance to nearby restaurants, bars, and stores. Nearby trails offer great hiking and biking and the shuttle is nearby.

Guestbook comments from the manager

"This Girdwood cabin is absolutely perfect for a cozy getaway. The house has a great Alaskan mountain vibe and is equipped with all new appliances, granite counter tops, and super comfortable furniture. The cabin is close to town, but is still tucked away in a great quiet and beautiful neighborhood. We loved our time here and will definitely be returning from our hometown of San Francisco as soon as possible!"
Oct 2017
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Amenities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cabin rental in Girdwood

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 111 m²
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Max. adults: 6
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed ...
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Resort ...
  • Ski-In ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - toilet
  • Downstairs full bathroom with shower. Loft has powder room with toilet and sink.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 3 - 1 single bed , Fold out twin bed in great room.
    Bedroom 1 - 1 large double bed , 1 single bed
    Bedroom 2 - 3/4 loft w/ 2 queen beds - 2 large double bed , 2 queens with temper pedi mattresses, with partition between
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Games
  • Toys
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • ski
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • bay fishing
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

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Perfect Location! Cozy And Quiet Log Cabin; Walking Distance To Ski Lifts!!
average rating of 4.9375 based on 33 reviews
5

A lovely hidden cabin, great for summer and winter

  • 5 of 5

While this area seems to be layed out for winter guests, summer guest will find a lovely cabin near multiple sights for adventure. Rather we searched for gold, visited the Alaska Wildlife Conservation area, went dog sledding or enjoyed great food, this cabin was located close to it all. More importantly, when we returned "home", we were welcomed into a lovely cabin nestled in the trees. It felt as if we were alone in the Alaskan countryside. Everything we needed (except, according to my granddaughter, a television) was available. There was even a "merk" (a small mercantile grocery store with the necessities) within a few blocks. There was plenty of room for our party of grandparents, daughter, granddaughter, and aunt. We would definitely return to this lovely cabin should we ever find ourselves in the Girdwood vicinity.

  • Review Submitted: 08/09/2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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5

What a beautiful area!

  • 5 of 5

the home worked great for our family and the location was perfect to getting to lots of local activities.

  • Review Submitted: 23/08/2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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5

The love cabin was in a primary location!!

  • 5 of 5

Super comfortable and spacey!

  • Review Submitted: 12/08/2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Anchorage, Alaska
5

Beautiful quiet property that you would never imagine is right in the heart of Girdwood.

  • 5 of 5

The house was beautiful and very well kept. We had a great weekend and were very comfortable. You would never imagine this place is a couple of minutes walking time from the ski resort and shops with as quiet and private as it is. We will definitely be returning again in the future.

  • Review Submitted: 09/08/2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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North Carolina
5

Absolutely Alaska Perfect!!

  • 5 of 5

The property was the perfect location for the Alaskaman Extreme Triathlon. It had everything we needed and our 6 people fit in perfectly!! The property manager and owners were super attentive.

  • Review Submitted: 28/07/2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful Cabin - Walking distance to everything we needed!

  • 5 of 5

We came up for a wedding at the Crow Creek Mine. The cabin was well thought out and very welcoming for our group. This is a great place in a great location!

  • Review Submitted: 26/06/2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Crystal Mt. cabin is located in the charming and picturesque town of Girdwood. Our charming, well-appointed log cabin home is located near the base of Mt. Alyeska.

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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday cabin in Girdwood

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Winter vacation
21 Dec 2017 - 7 Jan 2018
3 night minimum stay
AU$459
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add AU$33 per night, per additional guest
 
Spring Break
8 Mar 2018 - 18 Mar 2018
3 night minimum stay
AU$459
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add AU$33 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
AU$393
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add AU$33 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning fee AU$131.05
Refundable Damage Deposit AU$393.15
Tax Rate 12.0%

Check in: 4pm; check out: 11am. 3 cars max on property. Above 6, $25 extra pp per night (max 8 total). Required to book: 50% of total Rental Rate (Nightly rate plus Anchorage bed tax of 12%, plus cleaning fee and $300 deposit). Balance due 30 days out. Written notice of cancellation must be received 30 days prior to check-in date to receive full refund. Contact us for weekly and holiday rates.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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