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3.0 of 5 Lodge   |   1 Doyon Pl # 300, Denali National Park and Preserve, AK
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 hotel reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

what a neat place! we stayed here for two nights as part of our add on excursion to a cruise. it was a wonderful and completely different experience- staying inside the park while most stay in hotels near the park entrance. the five hour bus trip to the lodge from the train station was worth every photogenic moment. Lodging prices... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

What a rip-off. Clearly the company with the operating concession cares nothing about the clients and only about the bottom line. If you must stay in Denali, stay somewhere else. Or be prepared with your own food, amenities, satellite phone. And sense of humor. The staff certainly takes the piss with their condescending attitude.

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Okemos, Michigan
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here in early June for 3 nights and had a wonderful time. The accommodations are pretty basic, as you would expect for a remote location. I found the food to be just fine, although you were limited to two choices at dinner. The location is unparalleled. What made the Roadhouse special was the staff. They couldn't have been... More

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Philadelphia
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91 reviews 91 reviews
31 hotel reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Kantishna Roadhouse is the last stop for the bus into the heart of Denali. Guests are taken there from the Park entrance on a breathtaking 90 mile bus journey. If you are lucky, you will be on a bus named "Charlie", driven by Christine Shields. She is the most charming, funny, and knowledgeable guide imaginable, and is a great... More

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Dunedin, Florida
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20 reviews 20 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very nice place, your own cabins, we panned for gold went fly fishing. This is a beautiful,quiet out of the way place. The meals were good, the little bar was fun and always busy. I was introduced to "stasch" raspberry hibiscus tea here and loved it so much when I returned to Florida I ordered 6 boxes!

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Austin, Texas
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44 hotel reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Kantishna Roadhouse is a very nice place to stay at the end of the park road in Denali National Park, The Cabins are very basic, but comfortable. The lodge is very comfortable with large windows all around so that you can see the beauty of the outdoors. Take a hike, pan for gold or sit and enjoy the views. Very... More

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Marstons Mills, Massachusetts
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12 reviews 12 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Kantishna roadhouse is a holdover from the gold mining rush at the turn of the century. Accessible only via 3 hour bus ride on kantishna bus from Denali national Park visitor center. A visit to kantishna gets you further into the park than you can visit on your own. The trip is highlighted by a great bus ride, spectacular scenery... More

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Lakeview, Ohio, United States
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38 reviews 38 reviews
7 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our stay was great here. It is a rustic lodge with great views. The staff was very accommodating and they drove us the 3-4 miles so we could hike around Wonder Lake. They also took part of the group back there when Mt. McKinley was clear so they could get some pictures. Just make sure you have a mosquito head... More

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Yorba Linda
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35 reviews 35 reviews
20 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent three nights there for our 35th wedding anniversary July 2013! Their bus picked us up a little while after we arrived by train into the Denali Train station. It was about a 6 hour bus ride back to Kantishna! Well worth it! The bus driver was a great! We saw lots of animals on the way! When we... More

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Hudson, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our trip into the park with Kirsty was the beginning of a delightful 3-night experience. We were amazed with how easily she spotted Dall sheep way up on the hillside, or a moose in the kettle pond way off in the distance. She is definitely a wealth of knowledge about the park! We thoroughly enjoyed the staff at the Kantishna.... More

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Address: 1 Doyon Pl # 300, Denali National Park and Preserve, AK
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Location: United States > Alaska > Denali National Park and Preserve
Hotel Class:3 star — Kantishna Roadhouse 3*
Also Known As:
Kantishna Roadhouse Hotel Denali National Park And Preserve

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