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Alaska Garden Gate B & B

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New York City, New York
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I made a reservation 8 months in advance. I confirmed my reservation 2 months in advance. I also informed Karen that the card I used to secure the reservation was compromised and I can provide a new card. She replied "Don't worry about it - we'll get the new one from you when you arrive". Well the day finally arrived!... More 

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

Hi Edward, I would have been glad to make the change to your new card when you arrived, had we not had several problems crop up during that day that of course were not your fault. I will say upfront that we let you down, and I'm very sorry. We would have liked very much to host your stay. I... More 

Greenville, South Carolina
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4 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We spend one night in the main lodge, this is a very nice place to stay, it is very clean, people are very friendly. They have kitchen that you can use very clean also and a big breakfast room for the morning. You can definitely go there, we enjoy it a lot.

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Thank jpbouteille74
Karen-GardenGate, Owner at Alaska Garden Gate B & B, responded to this review

Hi JP, it was so great to have you stay here and get to meet your family! Thanks a lot! More 

St. Petersburg, Florida
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29 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Alaskan Garden Gate B & B can be called a number of things. But we stayed in the cottages for two nights, independent structures with a bedroom, living room and bath. This part of AGGBB is not a typical B & B. The cottages are relatively new and clean if not richly appointed. Very comfortable although the mattress in... More 

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

Thank you for staying with us and taking the time to share your experience with future travelers! We agree with you--what had been very plus pillow top beds in the cottages have become too soft for some people's taste, so they are scheduled to be changed out shortly. I'm glad you enjoyed our big breakfast buffet. That's a good idea... More 

Dawson, Minnesota
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We reserved three rooms at Alaska Garden Gate B&B and Cottages for six people nine months prior to our arrival. But when we arrived after six p.m., we were told by a young employee, our rooms were not available. No manager around to speak to us in person. Previous guests were allowed to stay over. We were devastated. We were... More 

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Thank gamill2016
Karen-GardenGate, Owner at Alaska Garden Gate B & B, responded to this review

Hello, we would have loved to have you stay with us! You were such neat couples, I had been looking forward to talking with you over breakfast about your trip that you were making together. The night you were arriving was on the same one that we had to relocate another set of guests, also. We are very sorry that... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Karen extended kindness to a gentleman and his wife who had an emergency health situation arise while in Palmer. For the second time in our visit she went out of her way to accomodate our special needs, this time by scheduling for us. She is the best!

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

Hi Larry, thank you for the kind review! It was a pleasure to help. More 

Shellharbour, Australia
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26 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Situated on the outskirts of Palmer on a hill with great mountain scenery is the Alaska Garden Gate B&B. There are several nicely presented cottages in a nice flat grass and garden setting. This quiet B&B has plenty of parking and in our 2 bedroom, 2 ensuite, large lounge and full kitchen cottage was spacious, functional and clean AND huge!.... More 

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

Wow, that is high praise, to be one of the best places during your six weeks of travel! Thank you very much! Our summer staff and we year-round folks work hard to make it as perfect as we can for our guests! More 

New York, NY
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7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed in Palmer for one night and I couldn't believe how lovely this B&B was. Adorable, newly built cottages and beautiful flowers all around. Kind proprietor and pleasant breakfast with delicious bacon! I would recommend this place to anyone.

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

Hello, thank you very much for choosing our B&B for your stay in Palmer. I'm glad you enjoyed our breakfast buffet. Our seventeen year old cook, Maddie, has worked very hard the past two years to learn how to make a great breakfast. And our other girls working here this summer did a great job with the gardens and landscaping... More 

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3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2016

The folks at the Alaska Bed & Breakfast have achieved the perfect balance of the home and away felling. The place is easy to get to, offers a beautiful view of the mountains and is deceiving when seen only from the road. Once you get up the driveway, you will find a delightful and helpful staff, spacious, well appointed and... More 

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

Glad you tried our homemade rhubarb spread! We like to share with visitors what the bounty is like here in Alaska with our local berries, salmon quiches, and tasty rhubarb treats at our breakfast buffet. Thanks for taking the time to write a review and share your thoughts with future visitors! More 

Riverside, CA
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168 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 217 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2016

This B&B sits on beautiful property with a gorgeous view. We had a large 2-bedroom apartment with a full kitchen. We felt the price was reasonable for two couples sharing. The decor was pleasant, and the room was very clean. The bed was comfortable and we had a quiet night. There was good water flow from the shower head. This... More 

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Thank 4 Joyful Travel
Karen-GardenGate, Owner at Alaska Garden Gate B & B, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. I'm so sorry for the trouble during breakfast. We had put out 32 pieces of quiche for 20-some guests total, but after just a handful of guests who came right at 7:30 am, it was all gone...We didn't have additional ingredients to make more quiches, so I do apologize that we couldn't offer more of... More 

Eagle River, Alaska
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2016

I was given a gift certificate for this location and decided that it'd be the perfect break during a busy time. I live only 30 minutes away, but the atmosphere truly allowed me to feel like I was off on a peaceful vacation. The check-in process was a breeze, my cabin was clean and all the necessary amenities were all... More 

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

Hi, thanks so much for sharing about your stay with us! I appreciate you taking the time to describe our B&B for future guests. We do welcome pets, so give us a heads up that you're bringing a pet, and they are most welcome! More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to Alaska Garden Gate B&B and Cottages, between Palmer and Wasilla, Alaska, just 35 minutes north of Anchorage. Take in the breathtaking views of glaciers and mountains while relaxing in the comfortable setting of your private apartment. At Alaska Garden Gate, we offer seven cottages and five guest apartments to accommodate the needs of everyone, from corporate travelers or international tourists. We feature Queen and King beds, fireplaces, Jacuzzis, full kitchens and living rooms, cable TV and free wireless internet. Additionally, a generous breakfast buffet is provided 7:30-9:30 a.M. Make our B&B your home away from home while you explore on day-trips in all directions. From everyone at Alaska Garden Gate B&B and Cottages, we look forward to sharing our love of Alaska with you soon! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Alaska Garden Gate B & B

Address: 950 S Trunk Rd, Palmer, AK 99645-7428
Location: United States > Alaska > Palmer
Price Range: $87 - $217 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Alaska Garden Gate B & B 3.5*
Number of rooms: 14
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