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Mountain House - Out of the Wild Guesthouses

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Property type house

Overview

About the property

Mt. House: 3 bedrooms, three bathrooms, large view property

The Mountain House is 2,000 square feet and has three bedrooms with queen beds, two with private baths, and one bathroom downstairs. Two of the bedrooms have pullout sofa sleepers. The Mt. House has a full kitchen, living room, dining area, and porch with barbecue. There is also a deck attached to the Mountain House.

Out of the Wild Guesthouse offers scenic Denali views in a private hilltop setting with the opportunity to learn about the history of mountain climbing in Alaska.

The entire property, consisting of three separate buildings, can be rented for events.

Enjoy the local performing arts, artist co-op, brewery, and restaurants in the village of Talkeetna, or spend time on the miles of trails, nearby lakes, or Talkeetna River.

More Details

Owner
Katherine Odneal
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
July 26, 2017

About Katherine Odneal

All of the buildings at the Guesthouse are custom built by the owner. You can rent one of the buildings, or all three for larger gatherings and special events.

Why Katherine Odneal chose Alaska

The property is spacious enough to be suitable for private gatherings, parties and weddings. Outdoor fire area, several lawns, deck, and large boulders.

What makes this house unique

Close to the village of Talkeetna, the property offers privacy and beautiful views.

Amenities

Talkeetna House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Summit Room - toilet , combination tub/shower , jetted tub , ensuite bathroom
    Glacier Room bathroom - toilet , shower , Beautiful views!
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , Downstairs with washer and dryer
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Summit Room - 1 queen , Beautiful view; ensuite bathroom with jacuzzi tub
    Nunivak Room - 1 queen , 1 sleep sofa /futon , Shares a bathroom with Glacier Room
    Glacier Room - 1 queen , 1 sleep sofa /futon , Beautiful views, bathroom with shower
  • Bedrooms have floor heaters for cooler weather and fans for warmer weather. Large windows in all rooms. Balcony for the Glacier Room and Summit Room.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Notes:
The landscaped lawns and large boulders, including a firepit, provide the perfect setting for a private getaway or a family gathering, wedding, or other special event. Wireless Internet in all accomodations. Satellite T.V. in Mountain House VCR/DVD player in Chalet, MountainHouse and Stone Hut Gas Grill

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(7 traveler reviews)

Mountain House - Out of the Wild Guesthouses
average rating of 4.857143 based on 7 reviews
5

Wonderful Place Stay

  • 5 of 5

We had a great stay at this rental We felt like we were at home with all the great amenities offered to us. We cooked a great meal, relaxed in living room and everyone was commenting on the beautiful and unique finishes and decorations. We all enjoyed ourselves.

  • Submitted: Jun 25, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great house with Amazing history and character

  • 5 of 5

My family visited for just a night. There were a total of 7 of us and we fit perfectly! We had an amazing camp fire and relaxing evening on the property along with the other family that was visiting! Amazing place

  • Submitted: Jun 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great place to stay in Talkeetna

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I stayed at the Mountain House along with our friends who have four small children. The house is beautiful and has great views of the Alaska Range mountains. It was well stocked with cooking utensils, sheets & towels, soap & shampoo, coffee & creamer, and several condiments.

The owner is very friendly and was eager to make sure our visit was an enjoyable one. Her husband also has several pictures and artifacts displayed from a long career in mountain climbing and this is a great touch to the decor!

The quaint village of Talkeetna is only a ten minute drive away and there were several gift shops, restaurants, and vendors selling merchandise. You can also book aircraft, watercraft and ATV tours and several businesses are available to choose from.

We definitely plan to return to the area and would book this property again!

  • Submitted: Aug 20, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful view of Mt. Denali on the hills above Talkeetna

  • 5 of 5

Our family group of 12 people (including two small children) rented the three bedroom house as well as the two bedroom unit next door. We enjoyed having such a great view of Denali and the surrounding mountains from our deck. The house was well stocked and the owners were available to answer our questions about the area.

  • Submitted: Jul 20, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Amazing and exceeded our expectations

  • 5 of 5

Four of us stayed at the Mountain house and were thrilled about it when we arrived. In my experience I usually expect less than what I see online for vacation rentals. But the Mountain House was amazing and exceeded our expectations.

We woke up the first morning with a clear view of McKinley from our bedroom window! The house was clean, well stocked and quiet. It is off the main road a couple miles but there are quite a few other homes in the "neighborhood" so you don't feel like you are completely alone in the woods. The homes are close but not visible from out of the wild.

It was an amazing start to our Alaska trip, we ended up the trip on a cruise and wanted to start with an Alaskan wilderness experience and this fit that perfectly.

  • Submitted: Jun 18, 2015
  • Stayed: May 2015
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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5

Fantastic Chalet!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed for two nights in the chalet, which is a very unique and private cabin that was perfect for two people. It had a full kitchen, bathroom, and a bed alcove in addition to the main room with big beautiful windows. We never wanted to leave and wish we could live there! Thank you for a fun trip with everything we needed and more! The main house looked gorgeous if we ever have a bigger group. Can't wait to come back :)

  • Submitted: Dec 5, 2014
  • Stayed: Nov 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Car: necessary
Other Activities:

Top Thing to do in City:

* rafting the river.

* flightseeing.

* zipline.

* hiking/biking/skiing/climbing.

* local arts/theater.

Top Thing to do in Budget:

* hiking/biking/skiing/climbing.

* fishing.

* zipline.

* canoeing.

* local arts/theater.

Top Thing to do in Family:

* hiking/biking/skiing.

* fishing/rafting.

* zipline.

* canoeing.

* local arts/theater/circus.

Outdoor activities abound in the Talkeetna area, including lakes and rivers for canoeing and rafting, as well as miles of hiking and biking trails. When you are ready to socialize the town of Talkeetna has five restaurants, a brewhouse, historic Fairview Inn, artist coop, performing arts theater, and a community center with weekly yoga classes. Denali Zipline is also open for business.

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Rates & Availability

Talkeetna House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
My Standard Rate
1 night minimum stay
$350
$2,450
$9,800
 

Additional information about rental rates

Tax Rate 5.0%

The entire Out of the Wild Guesthouses, including Mountain House, Kahiltna Chalet, and Stone Hut, can be rented for events and weddings. The Castle, (.5 miles away), can also be rented for additional accommodations. The Chalet rents for 150; the Mt. House rents for 350 per night. The Stone Hut rents for 140 per night per room; or the entire Stone Hut can be rented for $275.00 per night. 5% bed tax applies to all rentals. The Stone Hut, Chalet and Castle can be viewed on Vacation Rentasl as separate accommodations.

Payments will be collected at time of stay; contact with owner by phone to provide credit card information to secure reservation

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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