Alaska Garden Gate B&B and Cottages

950 S. Trunk Rd. , Palmer, AK 99645 USA (Show map)

About

Enjoy the luxury of jacuzzis, fireplaces, King/Queen beds, kitchens, outstanding glacier/mountain views, and generous continental breakfasts. Between Palmer and Wasilla on 10 acres.

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Overall
4.5

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  • Guest room4.6
  • Service4.4
  • Value4.5
  • Cleanliness4.8
  • Onsite Dining4.1

Fantabulous Location

5 on January 28, 2016

My colleague and I had an 11 day job at Palmer/Wasilla areas and found the GEM of place to stay: The location was perfect and the staff and apartments were incredibly great. I recommend this place HIGHLY to anyone and everyone who needs a place to stay when in the area. I will be back as soon as I can!!!


LOVED this place!!

5 on December 21, 2015

This is a hidden gem in the Valley. The view is amazing, the cabins are cozy and clean. The price was really good for everything we got there. We will definitely be staying there again.


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5 on December 13, 2015

Great place to stay.


Fantastic!

5 on December 10, 2015

This bed and breakfast is wonderful!


Great place to stay

4.4 on September 27, 2015

Convenient, just off the freeway but away from the noise, lovely rooms with country cottage atmosphere, delicious selection of foods at breakfast, beautiful grounds


perfect stay!

4.0 on September 21, 2015

Really nice room , stayed in forest haven , very comfy!! The breakfast buffet was also really good ! Karen is a wonderful host! Excellent restaurant recommendation!! Would stay here again !


Awesome experience

4.6 on September 03, 2015

A very spacious 2 bedroom/2 bathroom unit! Loved the jacuzzi, fireplace, and full kitchen. We will definitely return!


Very Nice Stay

5 on August 12, 2015

Enjoyed Everything And Everyone At The Alaska Garden Gate B&B Cottages


Best place we stayed in our week in Alaska

4.8 on August 04, 2015

Cottage was very clean and bed was very comfortable. Location was good with a great view.


Our stay at Alaska Garden Gate B&B was great!

5 on June 25, 2015

It was a lovely place to stay. The new huge deck was wonderful and the breakfast was awesome. We highly recommend staying here!


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Rooms & Rates

Luxury Cottages

2 Luxury Cottages, which are private, stand-alone, one-bedroom buildings. Enjoy your Alaska vacation in style--king bed, two-person jacuzzi, and outstanding views. Relax at the end of your days of adventures with every comfort!

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 King

Guest Cottages

5 Queen stand-alone buildings sleep up to 4 with Queen bed in bedroom, and Queen-size pullout couch in the living room. Fresh and bright, with everything you need, in beautiful surroundings with mountain views. Make it your home away from home as you discover Alaska.

  • Maximum Capacity: 4
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen

2 Bedroom/2 Bathroom Apartment at the Inn

Large King bedroom has a master bathroom with jacuzzi/shower. Second Queen bedroom has a bathroom with tub/shower. Also spacious living room, kitchen and dining. Great for families or two couples who want to enjoy time together, but have two private bedrooms as well. Private entrance and deck have wooded and mountain views.

  • Maximum Capacity: 5
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 King , 1 Queen

Midnight Sun Guest Apartment

King apartment within main B&B/house. Come home to comfort in our largest, most open suite for easy living while you stay with us.

  • Maximum Capacity: 5
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 King

Blossoms Guest Apartment

Queen apartment within main B&B/house. Spacious bedroom, bathroom and living room/kitchen means you can spread out and enjoy the mountain views.

  • Maximum Capacity: 5
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen

Bedroom with Private Bathroom in the Inn

Bedroom with ensuite private bathroom. Queen bed with single bunk above, and also a set of single-single bunk beds. Economical private suite offers value for families or singles traveling together. If you don't need your own kitchen and living room, as in our Cottages and Apartments, you can stay for less at our beautiful B&B in our five new Bedrooms with Private Bathrooms.

  • Maximum Capacity: 5
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen , 3 Twin

Forest Haven Guest Apartment

Queen apartment within man B&B/house is studio-style for large and airy feeling. Decor and porcelain gas fireplace lend a woodsy, mountain feel...Full kitchen, living area and great views make this an easy spot to relax and take it all in.

  • Maximum Capacity: 3
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen

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Location

Location Type

Countryside, Mountains, Small town

Airport

Anchorage, AK (ANC) 34 miles

Directions to property:

From Anchorage, go north 33 miles to the junction of the Glenn (#1) and the Parks (#3) Highway. Turn onto the Parks Highway and take the first exit, Trunk Rd. Follow the curve of the exit ramp onto Trunk Road. Go halfway around the roundabout/rotary circle and continue north on Trunk Road. At the stoplight at College Drive, turn Left. Go one block. At Old Trunk Road, turn Left. Go 1/2 mile to our driveway, where there is a blue "tourist" sign with a bed symbol on it. Come up the driveway past the cottages and follow the Check In signs to the front porch of our B&B/main house.

Area Attractions

Historical interests, Lake, Museum, National/State parks, Nature area, Matanuska Glacier--walk/hike on blue ice, Musk Ox Farm, Hatcher Pass--lush nature area, Iditarod Headquarters, dog mushing, Alaska State Fair, Knik Glacier--airboat rides or flightsee, Picnic area, Religious Services, River, Ski area

Inn Details

On-site amenities

Board games, Computer, Library, Piano, Videos, Washer/dryer , Choice of down or poly pillows, Choice of feather duvets or Vellux blankets, Slippers at the door, White noise machines

Room amenities

Alarm clock, Amenities Basket, CD player, Ceiling fans, Coffee/Tea facilities, DVD Player, Desk, Fireplace, Fridge, Hairdryer, Hot tub/whirlpool tub, Internet Service, Ironing Board, Microwave, Private entrance, Radio, TV, Telephone, VCR, Wi-Fi, Wired internet

On-site activities

Bicycle riding trails, Bird watching, Boating, Canoeing, Cross-country ski trails, Fishing, Golfing, Hiking trails, Horseback riding, Hunting, Kayaking, Mountain Bike trails, Flightseeing Denali/Mt. McKinley, Dog-mushing, ATV'ing in the mountains, Snowmobiling, Panning for gold, Shopping, Sight-seeing, Snow shoe rental, Snow shoe trails, Swimming pool, Tennis courts, Whitewater Rafting

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Policies

  • Check In:: 4 p.m. - 10 p.m
  • Check Out:: 11 a.m.
  • Open All Year Round: Yes
  • Smoking Allowed: Outside only
  • Drinking Allowed: Yes
  • Alcohol Provided No
  • Suitable For Children: Yes
  • Childcare Provided: No
  • Guest Pets Allowed: Prior approval required $20 per pet per night on approval.
  • Disabled Access Limited

Terms and Conditions

  • Accepted payments AMEX, VISA, Mastercard, Travelers checks, Cash
  • Deposit Amount Required: None required. Your credit card holds your room.
  • Cancellations: You may call to cancel with no penalty up to 15 days in advance. Cancelling between 3-14 days in advance will result in a one-night charge. With less than three days' notice, you'll be charged the full amount of your stay.

Innkeepers

Name(s)

Karen Harris

Languages spoken

English, French

Resident Pets

About the innkeepers

Karen welcomes guests to Alaska Garden Gate B&;B, which puts to good use Karen's love of roses and northcountry gardening, and cooking. In her spare time she likes to cross-country ski, bicycle, and read about the Arctic. She has traveled widely in the U.S. and Europe, and has had Turkey, Thailand and the Seychelles on her list for a long time.

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Meals

Breakfast

Hot Items

  • Time Served: whenever you like!
  • Serving Location: Guest room

Signature Dish

Sourdough pancakes with warm cinnamon apples
Generous continental breakfast baskets are provided in each guest's kitchen so you can enjoy it whenever you like. Each day, a different egg entree is included, such as quiche or breakfast burritos, and it's accompanied by homemade banana bread, berry muffins or some other breakfast treat baked by Karen. Your basket also includes yogurts, oatmeals, juices, and fresh fruit--either whole fruits or delicious cut up fruit combinations. If there are certain things you don't eat, no problem! Just enjoy whatever does suit you, whenever you are up and ready to eat!


Deals

Hot Deal

20% off Winter! Choose a Cottage and save

Regular Rate: $139 now $111.12 (20% Savings:)

Choose a Luxury Cottage (reg. $149) with King bed, jacuzzi and fireplace, or Guest Cottage (reg. $139) with Queen bed and fireplace. Both include a continental breakfast basket in your cottage, so you can enjoy it whenever you like! After a day in the great outdoors, come relax by the fire and enjoy a cozy getaway! Book now for best selection! Please contact the inn directly at 1 9077462333 to redeem this deal.

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