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Alaska Garden Gate B & B

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950 S Trunk Rd, Palmer, AK 99645
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Stevens Point, Wisconsin
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42 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

We absolutely loved our stay at the Alaska Garden Gate Bed & Breakfast! Unfortunately for us, we only stayed one night. We wish we could have stayed longer! We stayed in the Midnight Sun Guest Apartment, and it was great. The beds were clean and comfortable, and the room was very large and spacious. The kitchen was nice, and included... More 

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Karen-GardenGate, Owner at Alaska Garden Gate B & B, responded to this review

Thanks so much for staying with us! We will look forward to your next trip to Alaska. Thanks for taking the time to write a review, too. More 

Manheim, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

The Garden Gate was very easy to find thanks to the detailed directions that Karen sent a few days before our arrival. The cottage we stayed in was very comfortable and nicely decorated. Lots of natural light with large windows with amazing views of the mountains. Breakfast was ample - broccoli, potato and cheese omelet, fresh fruit and homemade banana... More 

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gardengatebnb, Owner at Alaska Garden Gate B & B, responded to this review

Thanks so much for taking the time to share a review with others! We appreciated having you here and are glad you had a great stay! More 

Calgary, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

We stayed at Alaska Garden Gate B&B twice on our trip to Alaska. We loved the Palmer area and the property has a great view of the Knik Glacier. Both breakfasts were great and the bed very comfy with nice bedding. I loved the soothing homedics machines at the bedside and fell asleep with the ocean sounds. Karen gave us... More 

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gardengatebnb, Owner at Alaska Garden Gate B & B, responded to this review

Hi Donna, thank you very much for taking the time to share your experiences with future visitors. It was a pleasure having you here on both ends of your trip! --Karen More 

Anchorage, Alaska
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

The location is perfect for weekend getaway with wonderful food and views just a short drive. I am a very picky person and our stay in the luxury Jacuzzi cottage was FABULOS! can't wait to stay again. Kim

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gardengatebnb, Owner at Alaska Garden Gate B & B, responded to this review

Thanks so much! We'll look forward to your next stay. Thanks for taking the time to share your feedback and photos with others! --Karen More 

Roscommon, Michigan
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11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

Karen was a very gracious host. She came out to greet us , giving us a tour and making us feel very welcomed. We stayed in the one bedroom room located at the lower level in the back of the house. The breakfast was left in the fridge and was delicious. First morning we had an omelet and the second... More 

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gardengatebnb, Owner at Alaska Garden Gate B & B, responded to this review

Hello, thank you for taking the time to share your thoughts with other travelers. I appreciate it! Thanks for staying with us. --Karen More 

Norwich, United Kingdom
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45 reviews
26 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

We chose the 2 bedroom cabin as we had a friend travelling with us. It was clean, with everything we needed but very dated. There is a beautiful view of a glacier from the main bedroom window. We were left a fridge with food in for breakfast which suited us very well as our friend was being picked up early... More 

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gardengatebnb, Owner at Alaska Garden Gate B & B, responded to this review

We enjoyed hosting your stay and meeting you! Thank you for taking the time to share your comments! --Karen More 

Olathe, Colorado
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

We stayed here the end of August 2013. It was one of the worst places we stayed on our 15 day trip to Alaska. We booked the "Birch Hideaway", it was an OLD single wide trailer they had turned into two rental units. They had attempted a DIY project to make it pleasing to look at, but failed miserably. The... More 

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gardengatebnb, Owner at Alaska Garden Gate B & B, responded to this review

Hi Cindy, I'm shocked and saddened that you count your stay here among your worst in Alaska. I wish that you had expressed your unhappiness about your unit while you were staying with us last summer, so we could have helped. We want every guest to be accommodated in a style that best fits their needs. With twelve choices of... More 

Kenai, Alaska
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

We had the privilege of staying at Karen Harris's B&B while attending a State B&B Board meeting at her house. The cabin was clean, new, comfortable, quiet and private - a lovely breakfast in a basket in the fridge as well as coffee . It was like having our own little house, supplied with all we needed or wanted. We... More 

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gardengatebnb, Owner at Alaska Garden Gate B & B, responded to this review

Hi, thanks so much for taking the time to share your thoughts! We appreciate you staying with us and hope you'll come again! More 

Fairbanks, Alaska
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014

We stayed in cottage # 6 at the Alaska Garden Gate B&B and Cottages last week while attending a meeting there. The cottage was clean and had everything we could have needed. The bed was comfortable, the bathroom well laid out with hooks and space for toiletries. The breakfast supplied was very tasty! We would enjoy staying there again, and... More 

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gardengatebnb, Owner at Alaska Garden Gate B & B, responded to this review

Thank you very much for describing details about your cottage. Even with pictures, it can be hard for guests to know what to anticipate, so your sharing is a great service. It was so nice to host your stay! More 

Girdwoo, Alaska
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014

Karen has thought of every detail. I stayed in the economy cottage and with perfect simplicity it has everything you need. The grounds are immaculate and the views are incredible. Great stop on your way through this area!!!

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gardengatebnb, Owner at Alaska Garden Gate B & B, responded to this review

Please come back again to sample some of our other spots, too! Thanks for taking the time to write a review, and we appreciated having you here! More 

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