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THE HIGHTOWER SUITE- A Luxury top floor Condo in the Center of Girdwood/Alyeska!

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 92 m²
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

2 BR 2 BA top floor with a great mountain view.

Modern, clean and spacious!! This premium condominium is centrally located in the town square of Girdwood. Restaurants, bars, grocery store, coffee shop and Community Park are all situated within walking distance of this luxury property. Alyeska – Alaska’s largest ski resort is only one-mile away, easily accessible by a free local shuttle bus service every 20 minutes!

This well-appointed unit is your home away from home. Comfortably sleeping up to 6 people. Both bedrooms are furnished with a comfortable queen size bed, dresser and closet with private access to their own full bathrooms. The Master bedroom has a private bathroom with dual “his and hers” sinks and full size walk in closet. There is a pullout couch in the living room that offers a full size mattress.

The kitchen is fully equipped with everything you will need while you are away from home. Cook a delicious meal and enjoy dining with family and friends in the dining area with seating for six. Enjoy a relaxing meal or an early morning cup of coffee on the balcony table with the beautiful mountain views in the background.

Are you driving to Girdwood? We got you covered there to. The heated garage is a huge plus, especially during the winter months where it has been known to snow up to 40 inches over night!

Year-round there is always something fun going on in Girdwood. With abundant hiking and biking trails or the numerous festivals and events like – Slushcup, Oktoberfest, the Blueberry Festival or the Frostbite Festival (and many more) Girdwood has something for everyone. The Community Park includes tennis courts, kid’s playground, skate park, baseball field, Frisbee golf course, and hosts the annual Forest Fair and Fungus Fair. Want to enjoy a great meal or have some drinks with friends – Chair 5, Oso Loco, and The Silvertip Grill are only a quick five-minute walk away. The Double Musky, one of the best restaurants in Alaska is just around the corner. No matter what time of year Girdwood is the place to be - with numerous outdoor activities, restaurants and bars, boutiques and shops, Crow Creek Mercantile and the Alyeska Ski Resort - Girdwood can supply any need any time of year.

Don’t miss out on this premium rental, book today!

More Details

Owner
Bjorn Bork
Member since: 2015
Speaks english, german
Response time
Within 12 hours
Response rate
90%
Calendar last updated:
8 October, 2017

About Bjorn Bork

I grew up in Homer Alaska, my wife is from Berlin. We share a passion for skiing, snowboarding hiking fresh air and the outdoors. I moved to Girdwood in 2007 and have enjoyed the fun ski town vibe that Girdwood offers.

Bjorn Bork purchased this condo in 2009

Why Bjorn Bork chose Alaska

I am the original owner of this condo. It was purchased brand new in 2009. Since then this condo has been our home until we converted it into a vacation rental in 2015. I chose Girwood/Alyeska because it is one of the major ski/snowboard destinations in North America. Known for steep slopes, 650 inches of snow on average (978" in 2011-2012) and access to some amazing backcountry in the Chugiak range.

What makes this condo unique

Great central location in the Girdwood town square. 1 minute drive to the Alyeska Ski Resort. Plush towels, heated garage, mountain views, quiet neighbors, immaculately clean, fresh air, Alaskan wildlife.

Map

Nearest Airport
38 Miles
Ted Stevens International Airport, Anchorage
Nearest Barpub
0.2 Miles
Chair 5 Restaurant and Bar
Nearest Train
2.4 Miles
Alaska Railroad, Girdwood stop
Nearest Motorway
4 Miles
Seward Highway
Nearest Restaurant
0.3 Miles
Double Musky Inn
Nearest Ski
1 Miles
Alyeska Ski Resort
Car: recommended

Girdwood community park includes tennis courts, kids playground, skate park, baseball field, frisbee golf course, vollyball court.

Amenities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday condo rental in Girdwood

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 3
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 92 m²
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Elevator ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage ...
  • 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
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Main bathroom - toilet , bath with shower , bath (no shower) , shower enclosure
    Private bathroom connected to main bedroom - toilet , bath with shower , bath (no shower) , shower enclosure , Dual his and her sinks, body length mirror, Hair dryer
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Main bedroom - 1 large double bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 large double bed , Secondary entrance to main bathroom.
    Fold out sofa - 1 double bed , 1 sofa bed/futon
  • Main bedroom with walk in closet, his and her sinks and private bathroom.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • ski
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

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THE HIGHTOWER SUITE- A Luxury top floor Condo in the Center of Girdwood/Alyeska!
average rating of 4.65625 based on 32 reviews
5

Clean. Owner accommodating.

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful condo. We used it as a home base for numerous day hikes.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 31, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Relaxing stay

  • 5 of 5

We made a very good decision to make our first stop on our first trip to Alaska in Girdwood in The Hightower Suite. The suite suited our needs for eight enjoyable days. The quaint little town of Girdwood has a number of restaurants for it's size and we ate at four of them which were all very different and very good. Things to do close by are Crow Creek Mine, Alyeska Resort in the ski area and the Alaska Conservation Center. About 1 hour & 30 minutes away is Seward and further down the road from Girdwood is Homer which is about 3hours and 30 minutes which we made a over nite.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 24, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Disappointing

  • 1 of 5

The owner double booked the condo on our first night so we had to find a motel at 2am which was not easy and was expensive. The condo's microwave didn't work and the threads on the caps for the air mattresses were stripped so, needless to say, it was uncomfortable.

We loved the location though.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 31, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect for us!

  • 5 of 5

We were a group of 4 adults and one infant. It worked perfectly for us. Location was good. It was clean. Separate bedrooms and bathrooms. Kitchen had everything we needed. Laundry!! Questions were answered quickly. Perfect.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 20, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Excellent in every way!

  • 5 of 5

What a find! Centrally located, quiet, spacious, and with every feature one could ever want. Clean and nicely furnished. Kitchen well stocked (including oils and spices), plenty of linen, and even a movie collection! Didn't want to write a review so that it would be available for us alone! Thanks!!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 20, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Our stay at The Hightower Suite exceeded our expectations!

  • 5 of 5

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay here! The condo was clean, had all the amenities we needed and the beds were very comfortable. We even saw a bear strolling through the parking lot! We took the tram up Mt. Alyeska and had lunch and the next day went to Whittier. Overall, our Girdwood stay was fun and relaxing.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 17, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday condo in Girdwood

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Nightly Rate
1 Oct 2017 - 31 Oct 2017
2 night minimum stay
A$216
A$1,529
A$4,350
 
 
Nightly Rate
1 Nov 2017 - 30 Nov 2017
2 night minimum stay
A$216
A$1,529
A$4,350
 
 
Nightly Rate
18 Dec 2017 - 5 Jan 2018
3 night minimum stay
A$383
A$1,529
A$4,350
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
A$255
A$1,529
A$4,350
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable Damage Deposit A$255.86
Checkout Cleaning fee A$95.95 + Tax
Tax Rate 12.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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