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Knik River Lodge

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29979 E. Knik River Road, 50 miles north of Anchorage, Palmer, AK 99645
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Irondequoit, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2015

What an absolute treasure! It may be at the end of the road but it is so amazingly worth it! Saw a few moose while we were driving in. This place is the best! All of the cabins are situated so that everyone gets the view of the river and mountains no matter where you stay. The folks that own... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2015

I cannot say enough good things about Tanalian Aviation... they made our wedding day an experience of a lifetime. We arranged our wedding with these guys to get married on Knik glacier, and took off at Knik River Lodge. Our party was a total of 11 people (including us & photographer). We used two separate helicopters; 1 dedicated for my... More 

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Massachusetts
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2015

Stayed there one night and it was definitely one of the highlights of an Alaska trip. The cabins were fabulous with decks and were wonderfully done and super comfy. There is a bonfire and chairs for chatting with a glass of wine. A yurt for dinner although the kitchen is small in a building next door, the food that came... More 

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Horseheads, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2015

had a wonderful two night stay at the Knik River Lodge in Palmer, AK. The cabins were clean, spacious and comfortable. had dinner twice at the yurt where Peter and his crew prepare a delightful dinner for his guests. The food and service were incredible and so was the view from the cabin. The East Knik River Road takes you... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2015

The 25 or so cabins have a little deck overlooking the mountains, a large "king" bed with numerous pillows and a terrific ambience. The yurt restaurant featured very good food and decent wine, a village Fevre Chablis, for decent price. This is my kind of place.

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Wasilla, Alaska
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2015

I only spent one night here, but the stay was fantastic. The views are amazing, and the room had rustic charm but a very modern bathroom and shower. The Breakfast spread delivered to my door included muffins which were still warm from the oven. The Helicopter flight was rained out, but the view on the drive there and back was... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2015

Beautiful cabins in a stunning wilderness. Lovely view from the patio looking towards the river and mountains. The restaurant serves lovely food $35 for a three course meal. Wine is reasonably priced. The chef was a lovely guy the owners told me they were lucky to have him there. Be sure to drive to hatcher pass where after a while... More 

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Anchorage, Alaska
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015

Wow... unsure where to really start with the review. The location is absolutely spectacular; so near the river, surrounded by beautiful woods at the foot of a gorgeous mountain. The beds are comfy with cozy duvets to keep one warm. If the duvet isn't quite enough, each cabin has a heater that gets things hot in no time at all.... More 

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Asheville, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2015

The Cabins are spacious, clean and cute with lovely private bathroom, food excellent and our helicopter excursion to the glacier was fun amazing and educational. We had our 2 young adult children age 22 and 23 who thought it was spectacular!

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Traverse City, Michigan
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2015

My family and I visited the Knik River Lodge in mid August 2015. Unfortunately we arrived late, around 7:30PM and had to leave early the next morning to make it up to Denali by 1:00pm so we weren't able to enjoy the KRL as much as we would have liked. The cabins were beautiful inside, very clean, cozy, and modern.... More 

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