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2.5 of 5 Lodge   |   Milepost 231, George Parks Hwy, Denali National Park and Preserve, AK 99755 (Formerly McKinley Village Lodge)
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Stayed here near the end of the season. In some ways, the facility was disappointing. The room was small, it only had a double bed (why not a queen or king) and while the room was clean, the wooden window blinds had a layer of dust on them and looked like they hadn't been cleaned all season. These negatives irritated... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

We were 2 in a room with 2 big beds for 462$ for 2 nights. The room is of good standard, comfortable beds, good and clean bathroom. Well it's worth the price I suppose. But the thing is that you don't really have much choice there. There were no rooms for 2 only since this one appears to be for... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

I stayed in a newer part of the park called "Miners Park". It was what you would expect from national park lodgings, basic and simple. It's a good place to stay while you enjoy all that is Denali. We were next to a restaurant which was quite adequate for food. As it did not stay open late there was no... More 

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Longs, South Carolina
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

It appears that this place is more interested in aesthetic appeal than comfort for weary travelers. The rooms are very dark, even in the daylight. There was 1 small bar of soap to share between two people for two days. The beds are short in length. The shower curtain liner was a flimsy, decorative shower curtain. Poor constructive workmanship. For... More 

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Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
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71 reviews 71 reviews
6 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

The cabins were very small. We had to wait for twenty minutes while the staff prepared the room. The lighting was poor in the cabins. It rained the entire night which didn't help. We had breakfast in the restaurant the next morning and it was okay. The pro: nice gift shop..

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Oak Hill, Virginia, United States
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

Felt like cattle being herded. No real personality to the place. Kitschy, cheap but expensive. Restaurants close before it gets dark? One room not vacated by previous customer? Had two rooms, both end units right by the bus drop-off and pick-up so the mornings started at 0630 with staff pulling luggage on the stamped concrete walkways; "clack-clack-clack-clack-clack", followed by a... More 

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Lexington, Massachusetts, United States
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

We only ate here but the food was varied and the setting was fantastic. There is a "pub" menu and a regular more upscale menu. Both are offered in the dining room. The dining room was next to a big wide deck that overlooked a madly rushing river.Also, there is a really nice gift shop with well informed cashiers.

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Tulsa, Oklahoma
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58 hotel reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

We spent one night here after our scenic train ride from Anchorage as part of our Celebrity Cruise Line land tour. We found it to be just as we expected for staying in a National Park - if it was less rustic, I would have been disappointed! The cabin was modern, clean, and comfortable although the lighting could have been... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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32 reviews 32 reviews
4 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

The buildings are well taken care of, the rooms clean and average. Attractive lobby area that invites seating around the fireplace and a very nice gift shop.Transportation is needed to get to and from Denali Park and the area down the road where most of the shopping and restaurants are located.The hotel does provide a free shuttle, but still not... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

We had a large group stay at Denali Park Village and was, to say the least, terribly disappointed. No one in our group was happy with the rooms. We stayed in the multi-unit buildings. The beds were awful, worse than Motel 6. When we complained to the front desk we were told that they were new beds. Don't think so!... More 

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Address: Milepost 231, George Parks Hwy, Denali National Park and Preserve, AK 99755 (Formerly McKinley Village Lodge)
Location: United States > Alaska > Denali National Park and Preserve
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Denali Park Village 2.5*
Number of rooms: 188
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Mckinley Village Hotel Denali National Park And Preserve
Mckinley Village Lodge

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