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Mt. McKinley Princess Wilderness Lodge

4.0 of 5 Lodge   |   Mile 133 Parks Highway, Denali State Park, Trapper Creek, AK 99683
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Ocean City, Md
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I can't figure out why there aren't more three star ratings of this place. I travel a lot and review a lot on Trip Advisor and feel this places reviews are not in sync with my experience. The place is rustic and bare-bones.... Everything feels like it needs a remodel. The restaurants there feel a little greasy and not the... More

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Oakland, New Jersey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This lodge is in a beautiful setting, with a view of Mt. McKinley ( also called Denali). Our room was rustic, but quite comfortable. All room are in out buildings, but nothing was too far away. The ride to Talkeetna, was about 45 minutes, where we had our flight tour. The bus ride was the only negative. The mountain is... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

What a wonderful peaceful place. There is something about looking at the highest mountain in North America while sipping a cold beer in the bar in the middle of a wilderness. peaceful does not do it justice. Stayed here as part of a Princess Cruise / Land deal. Cruise Alaska is the best thing in the world. Princess Cruises does... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

WOW!! That's all you can say, if and when you actually see the majestic Mt. McKinley.(Note: you will find the mountain is also called Denali) It is so breathtaking. We were at the lodge as part of a cruise/tour and of course were told it doesn't "come out" very often, so on the 2nd day when we were there, it... More

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Rice Lake, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to this lodge from the Princess Cruise. Our room, customer service and setting was beautiful. The only down fall was the bus ride into town to book tours and take the tours. It was very scenic and relaxing

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Palm Desert, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The lodge and grounds are absolutely gorgeous. That said, we encountered very little ability to communicate with the outside world. We had just visited the Denali Lodge where we enjoyed wifi in our rooms. When we reached McKinley, there was little or no access even inside the lodge.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I spent a night here on our land tour portion of a Princess Cruise and land tour in June of 2014. This lodge is beautiful inside and out. The separate lodge buildings with the rooms were well kept and very nice. The main lodge had a gift shop, places to eat, beautiful fireplaces with lots of comfy... More

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This lodge is outside of Denali National Park but has a great view of Mount McKinley (when it decides to come out from behind the clouds!). There is a large decking area to view the mountain, which gets very crowded when the mountain does peak out. The rooms are comfortable and spacious but we would have liked a deck to... More

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Camden, Arkansas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The McKinley Princess lodge was our second stop on our Alaskan vacation. The grounds were beautiful, even though it was rainy and cloudy most of the time we were there. It is VERY spread out so take that into consideration as well when needing to get to the main building. They do have a shuttle service that will pick you... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Mt. McKinley Princess Wilderness Lodge was wonderful! My new husband and I were surprised with an upgrade and got to stay upstairs in the main lodge in a suite. The view was unmatched and the room was very big. Bed was comfortable and tub had jets ( we did not use but would be nice if we wanted to).... More

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Address: Mile 133 Parks Highway, Denali State Park, Trapper Creek, AK 99683
Location: United States > Alaska > Trapper Creek
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Hotel Class:4 star — Mt. McKinley Princess Wilderness Lodge 4*
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