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B&B Walk to Mendenhall Glacier Kitchen Bikes Beer
B&B Walk to Mendenhall Glacier Kitchen Bikes Beer


Private room

1 Guest

1 Bedroom

1 Bed

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About this listing

Private room for one in a quiet scenic neighborhood one mile from Tongass National Forest and Mendenhall Glacier.
Free make your own healthy breakfast.
Kitchen access and small frig for your use.
Free laundry and bikes.
Lots of hiking, tourist, dining information for Juneau.
Two night minimum stay.
Hosts are 19 year Juneau residents.
Price INCLUDES 12% city sales and hotel tax.

The space

B&B is located in the bottom of our home. We live upstairs.
Guest will have private room with a sofa to sleep on. It is not a pull out sofa.
Shared bathroom with our roommate Justin who lives downstairs.
The room has an Alaskan decor.
It is a pleasant flat 30-40 minute walk to the Tongass National Forest, home of the Mendenhall Glacier.

There are two bicycles you can borrow with a lock and helmets.

There is NO TV in your room.

Wireless Internet provided.

Bathroom has tub and shower. Towels, hair dryer, shampoo, iron and toiletries provided.

There is a portable electric heater.

Ingredients provided to make your own healthy breakfast (eggs, toast, butter, jam, peanut butter, cereal, steel cut oats, half and half, orange juice and milk. We do the breakfast dishes.

Enjoy complimentary hot drinks all day (coffee, tea, hot chocolate).

There is a refrigerator in garage for your use. You can use kitchen to cook additional meals. Just clean up after yourself.

Grocery store and restaurants 2.5 miles away. Get there by bus or flat bike ride.

Free Alaskan beer made in Juneau for guests 21 and older. Each guest gets one free beer, a non-alcoholic beer, a glass of wine or a sparkling fruit juice drink per day. Additional drinks $2 each.

We have a lush green front and back yard and a wooden deck.
Room has view of trees. We recycle.

Lots of Alaska books for you to enjoy.

We get local newspaper and have lots of brochures on local things to do and restaurant menus.

Hiking, trail and cabin information provided.

Luggage storage. No smoking allowed indoors and no pets.

We are happy to answer questions, but please read getting around section before sending us transportation questions.

Please contact us if you would like to check in early or check out late before booking.

Contact us if you have questions.

Guest access

Use of host's kitchen and all kitchen utensils (plates, silverware, microwave, blender etc). We will do your breakfast dishes. If you make other meals, you do do your own dishes.
There is refrigerator in the kitchen with your breakfast ingredients which you can also use for your own food. Cupboard space available for your food. You can eat at the dining table or on our deck. You can use kitchen to cook meals if you clean up after yourself.
Washer, dryer and detergent available for your use at no charge.

Interaction with guests

We enjoy helping our guests make good use of their time in Juneau. We are busy with outdoor activities and our volunteer work, but always available to answer your questions. We know Juneau well and are knowledgable about what is going on with local events. If you want to socialize that's good but won't be offended if you prefer privacy.

Other things to note

We have two pet rats. You are welcome to play with them or ignore them. They lives in a cage in garage and never go into guest room.


The space
Accommodates: 1
Bathrooms: 1 (Shared bathroom)
Bedrooms: 1
Beds: 1
Check In: 12PM (noon) - 11PM
Check Out: 11AM
Pet Owner: Other pet(s)
Room type: Private room

Amenities

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House Rules
No smoking
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Check in time is 12PM (noon) - 11PM

No smoking indoors including e-cigarettes. You may smoke outside or on our deck. Please remove your shoes indoors.


Cancellations

Moderate

Cancel up to 5 days before your trip and get a full refund, including service fees.


Safety features
First aid kit
Smoke detector
Carbon monoxide detector
Safety card
Fire extinguisher

Availability
2 nights minimum stay

55 Reviews


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Jesse User Profile
March 2017
I was in town to visit a friend and needed a place to sleep. Christina and Steve's place was nice and clean

Anton User Profile
March 2017
Very warm welcome by Cristina and Steve at their comfortable home a short distance from the glacier. Every morning, I was able to load up on oatmeal while discussing Alaska state politics. On the weekend, there's a snow bus to Eaglecrest Ski Area that stops a block from their house!

Ashley User Profile
September 2016
Very easy check in/out and great neighborhood location near the glacier. Highly recommend staying in this area over downtown. TV had every channel you can imagine which was nice at the end of the day and settling into bed. Cristina and Steve were super friendly, offering up a ton of ideas on things to do and even dropping us off at the airport! Thank you for a great stay!

Khine User Profile
September 2016
They have great hospitality, a beer per day, breakfast -> dinner as I left very early in the morning so I got another meal as a dinner instead of breakfast :))

Jenny User Profile
September 2016
This was a great stay! I wanted to pick a place closer to the glacier so we could go hiking and wouldn't need to take a bus or cab as much and this spot is super close. Even better Christina and Steve let you use two of their bikes to get there even quicker. They also have a bookcase full of helpful info for food or things to do, maps, trail information all available in your room! They both were very helpful and have us a bunch of info for bus scheduling and trail info, and let us know when the northern lights were out so we could see them!

Aaron & Ariel User Profile
August 2016
Christina and Steve were very welcoming hosts. Christina was kind enough to allow me to cook my breakfast as an evening dinner as I had to leave very early. Their house was a little noisy, but with the complementary beer and a cozy bed I had no problem sleeping.

Dennis User Profile
August 2016
Conversational atmosphere, wall decorations and reading materials were all appreciated. I commented on a lack of drawers for storing non-hanging clothes and they promptly added some.

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Juneau, Alaska, United States · Joined in November 2012
Cristina And Steve User Profile

We have lived in Juneau for eighteen years. We are a retired couple. We do volunteer work at local planetarium and Steve teaches astronomy at university. We have traveled a lot. Steve's favorite country is India and Cristina loves Italy. We enjoy hiking, kayaking and cross country skiing. We aren't artists but love the numerous arts opportunities in Juneau. We love movies, Netflix, reading and playing with our albino rat.

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