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Mt. McKinley Princess Wilderness Lodge

Mile 133 Parks Highway, Denali State Park, Trapper Creek, AK 99683
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Carol Stream, Illinois
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89 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Lodge sits in state park with great views of Mt. Denali if you're in the lucky 30% who visit when Denali can be seen. 2 of the 3 on-site restaurants offer views while dining. More of a "wilderness" feel than Denali Princess lodge because 1-story buildings are spread out across more buildings. Most buildings have outside access to rooms. Rooms... More 

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Tauranga, New Zealand
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

we arrived by coach and were directed to our room which was in a block of apartments. The staff had organised that our luggage would be taken directly to our room, which was good. The hotel had several restaurants to choose from. The ones we tried were all good.

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Alexandria, Virginia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I definitley agree that this Princess Lodge is the nicest of all. It's smaller size gives it a coziness that you can't replicate at the Denali Lodge. The roaring fire and seating arrangements make you feel right at home. The casual restaurant was really good and the wait staff really friendly. The presentations there were also excellent. We saw a... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Best things first: the view from the patio of the main lobby is magnificent. You can see Mt Mc Kinley and the setting is just amazing. The rooms are a bit aged but everything that is needed. Overall rustic lodge feeling. Had dinner at the Grizzly Bar and food is quite decent, the prices are very reasonable which is nice... More 

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West Deptford, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Out of the 3 Lodges of Princess this was by far the best Lodge for layout and choices. There were 2 places to eat and drink. Nice gift shop. Plenty to do outside with views. Shuttle to move you around the facility. Across the street were many other stores and bars. Most workers were really enjoyable to talk to.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This place is much nicer than the Denali Lodge. I would much rather come and stay here and just avoid the Denali Lodge. This lodge is more rustic and no tourist traps on or near the property. That is other than the Princess Gift shops that are everywhere. The views from this property are spectacular and offer you a much... More 

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new york
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

3rd stop on Princess land tour. Room was clean and bed comfortable. Basic accommodations . Main lodge room very nice with large wood burning fireplace. Found the prior Princess lodges in Denali and Fairbanks to be better all around . No issues here but nothing that stands out other than views.

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Cliffside Park, New Jersey
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Hotel includes a main meeting area and a restaurant. The hotel rooms are spread out over 25 buildings which are accessible by a shuttle bus to the main lodge. Average type room with average food but New York City prices. If we did Alaska again, I would skip this hotel. The chances of seeing Mt McKinley are 1 in 3.... More 

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Apple Valley, California, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This was a fabulous place. The absolute best Princess lodge out of them all! Great rooms, restaurants, a huge deck to view Mt McKinley, which we were lucky to see! The grounds are landscaped with many flower and giant vegetable gardens. They even had fire pits where they had "s'mores" in the evening. I would definitely go back!

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Naperville, Illinois
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This isolated beautiful lodge is a large complex with a great view of Mt. Mckinley. the grounds are well maintained. On-site shuttle service is provided to all the buildings. The main lodge includes two restaurants and gift shop. A shuttle service is provided to Talkeetna, a town an hour away that has TripAdvisor rated restaurants, shops and several sites of... More 

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