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31090 W Glenn Hwy, Glacier View, AK 99674-8106
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#1 of 5 Specialty lodging in Glacier View
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Experience camping like never before and feel like a real Alaskan on our off grid property. For a unique Alaskan experience, our canvas glamping tents have views and comforts for an unreal Alaskan experience. Mountain Tents are 12'x14' on a permanent cedar floor with a queen and twin bed with an 8' covered porch nestled in the forest on a small hill overlooking the Matanuska Glacier and valley. Forest Tents are intimate and secluded in the forest with a covered private deck and queen bed. Bedding includes plenty of blankets with a down comforter to keep you warm at night. Two adirondack chairs on the deck are provided for you to relax and enjoy the views. Enjoy a therapeutic soak in our cedar hot tub after a long day of adventure. Showers are located next to the hot tub. Each stall can be locked and has a bench and hooks as well as washcloths and biodegradable soap. Flushing toilets just a short walk from the tents with hand washing sinks. Our common area includes a covered deck where guests can enjoy the views, play board games, sip on beverages, charge electronics and eat snacks. A community fire pit is located on our lawn in front of the covered deck. Complementary fresh Alaskan coffee and breakfast with gluten free options provide the delicious energy needed for a day of Alaskan adventure. Stay in luxury at our Alaskan property and have an adventure of a lifetime with our multiple adventure packages. Stay In Glacier View, the best kept secret in Alaska, miss the crowds of tourists and come play like a local.
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Free parking
Wifi
Hot tub
Free breakfast
Hiking
Patio
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Gift shop
Bar / lounge
Coffee shop
Complimentary tea
Outdoor dining area
Walking tours
Board games / puzzles
Mosquito net
Non-smoking hotel
Outdoor fireplace
Outdoor furniture
Picnic area
Shared bathroom
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Seating area
Refrigerator
Electric kettle
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Mountain view
Landmark view
Non-smoking rooms
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Mountain View
Romantic
Languages Spoken
English
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jhshaw44 wrote a review Jul 2022
San Diego, California14 contributions1 helpful vote
As many people have said before, this was an extremely fun and beautiful place to stay while visiting the Sutton area. Check-in is super easy as Mandy lives on property and has thought of everything you would need during your stay. I definitely recommend one of the mountain tents as you get great view of the glacier and mountains but all of the tents come with comfortable bedding and plenty of space to relax and enjoy nature. The bathrooms and showers are super clean and easy to use and I definitely recommend enjoying a dip in the wood hot tub. Breakfast is cooked to order each morning and there are variety of options available in the kitchen all day long. It is clear Mandy has put a lot of thought and effort into this experience and I'd highly recommend staying a few nights if you are anywhere close to this area.
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Date of stay: July 2022
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Room Tip: The mountain view rooms are beautiful but are elevated up a slight incline a bit
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Belinda wrote a review Jul 2022
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I loved everything about this place. Everyone was very nice, the tents were clean and comfortable and not on you of each other. They had showers and flushing toilets close by and a common place for guests to meet each other and maybe play some games. The staff cooked you breakfast in the mornings which tasted a whole lot better than any complimentary breakfast at the big hotels. The campground is close to the Glacier View excursions (glacier hikes, zip lining) along with a coffee and ice creams stand. The only downside is you are not allowed to cook anything which is understandable due to the wildlife but there is a restaurant 10-15 minutes away.
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Date of stay: July 2022
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Anne J wrote a review Jul 2022
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My older parents (70s) were skeptical about staying here, but all of us wished we had booked multiple days! We stayed in four places in Alaska and this was by far our favorite. I cannot say enough how much we enjoyed it, how well we slept, and that she had thought of every detail to make it special and enjoying watching a moose munch on her dinner as I brushed my teeth was icing on the cake.
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Date of stay: July 2022
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Amkit wrote a review Jun 2022
San Diego, California5 contributions
This place is heaven on earth! Splendidly gorgeous! The tents and beds are so comfortable. The common areas are beautiful! Lovely kitchen and campfire (smores setup) experience. My kids had a blast! The bathrooms are so clean and modern! Breakfast was delicious and fresh! The hot tub was the highlight of the stay! Every small detail was taken care of -they even had soap/shampoo in the common showers! We even saw a mama and kid moose on the glamsite! The staff and Mandy are so friendly and helpful. Very highly recommend a stay here!
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Date of stay: June 2022
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Jeremy R wrote a review Jun 2022
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All the good reviews of this place are correct. The camp is kept in amazing shape by Mandy, who is so kind and really cares about the site. The hot tub was incredible and I would stay again! The tent and chairs were perfect for a solo getaway.
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Date of stay: June 2022
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Samantha N wrote a review Jun 2022
2 contributions1 helpful vote
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This experience was better then I ever expected. Let me just go down the list of everything because I think every part needs a highlight: The Tents: so clean, you even are required to take your shoes off prior to entering and slippers are provided!! The bed was so lush and cozy, the front deck was so relaxing to sit on and you even have a desk and mirror in there The bathrooms: I mean for a place in the middle of no where I was not even expecting a bathroom let alone flushing brand new toilets and sinks. They were also so clean it exceeded my expectations for sure. The shower/hot tub: The hot tub was phenomenal I wish I could’ve stayed in all night, then shampoo, conditioner and body wash are all provided for you in the showers it was great Common area/kitchen: this has everything you could need from games to snacks. You can also roast s’mores at night by the fire and a s’mores bar was set up in the kitchen ( I wish I took a pic of it). I was also able to grab a plastic wine cup for the hot tub and it was great!! Other fun surprises: - You get a beer at check-in - The views are phenomenal - The breakfast was soooo good - I didn’t get to see a moose on the grounds but I sure did see a lot of tracks in the morning (wish I snuck out at night and caught a glimpse) - It was nice hanging around in the common space with other people and just chat about what we’ve done in Alaska and what we still need to do!
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Date of stay: June 2022Trip type: Traveled as a couple
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livin2travel08 wrote a review Jun 2022
Laguna Niguel, California11 contributions6 helpful votes
Stayed two nights with our family of four in two mountain tents. The views are breathtaking right from the deck. Breakfast was delicious and beds were the best night sleep we had on the trip. Kids played bags while adults enjoyed a beer on the patio. The owner is extremely helpful and knowledgeable about the area and has thought of every detail. It seemed nicer than most hotels and we hope to come back one day.
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Date of stay: June 2022Trip type: Traveled with family
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Ellen W wrote a review Jun 2022
Abilene, Texas4 contributions
We booked a tent at Alpenglow to stay after we hiked on Matanuska Glacier. It was just wonderful! Totally exceeded my expectations. The hot tub was fun, the tent was really clean and nice, and Mandy thought of everything, right down to the slippers! Breakfast was so tasty, and there was plenty of it, and just relaxing on the hammock was great. The view is just incomparable. I thought I wouldn't sleep very well, but I slept so, so well! My husband, 19 year old, and 8 year old also had a really great time, and we would all love to go back!
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Date of stay: May 2022
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Steven T wrote a review May 2022
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When looking for the perfect spot to get away, then the Alpenglow luxury tents is for you. The accommodations are fantastic. The Forrest tent gives you the woods feel, but just enough sunshine to catch a tan. The beds and linens were great! The entire atmosphere, including the hot tub and HOT showers make this place an Alaska 5 Star!
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Date of stay: May 2022Trip type: Traveled as a couple
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Goblueruby wrote a review Dec 2021
Clarkston, Michigan41 contributions4 helpful votes
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On our two week trip, our night glamping at Alpenglow was our favorite! What an incredibly beautiful setting and really fun experience. Sitting around the fire at night sharing stories with fellow travelers was really fun. The hot tub was great and the platform tent very comfortable. It got a little cold on my head (I wish I had a hat), but we were super warm under a pile of heavy blankets.
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Date of stay: August 2021
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Frequently Asked Questions about Alpenglow Luxury Camping
Which popular attractions are close to Alpenglow Luxury Camping?
Nearby attractions include Matanuska Glacier (0.7 miles) and Matanuska Glacier State Recreational Site (1.2 miles).
What are some of the property amenities at Alpenglow Luxury Camping?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free breakfast, a lounge, and free parking.
Which room amenities are available at Alpenglow Luxury Camping?
Top room amenities include a refrigerator, a view of a nearby landmark, and a mosquito net.
What food & drink options are available at Alpenglow Luxury Camping?
Guests can enjoy free breakfast, a lounge, and complimentary tea during their stay.
Is parking available at Alpenglow Luxury Camping?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
Does Alpenglow Luxury Camping have any great views?
Yes, guests often enjoy the mountain view available here.