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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good20%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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“the bus”(121 reviews)
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Reviewed 8 February 2018

We spent a couple of nights at the lodge. The staff was great and helped us in any way they could. There was a board with different activities that one can sign up for including biking, hiking, picking blueberries, historic walks, etc. The meals served...More

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Reviewed 11 January 2018

Given some glowing reviews about this property, I feel compelled to file one, despite not wanting to be negative. I am suspect about the positive reviews since EVERYONE staying at the lodge at the same time as me in September 2017 expressed negative feelings about...More

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Reviewed 6 October 2017

Our creekside cabin at the Denali Backcountry Lodge was fantastic and the bus trips in and out provided great wildlife viewing made all the more enjoyable by the colourful drivers/guides. However, for an expensive resort, the food was well below expected quality. preparation and presentation...More

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1  Thank 117cliven
Response from Christopher H, General Manager at Denali Backcountry LodgeResponded 15 November 2017

117cliven, The fantastic portions of your trip that included the bus trips and your cabin at the Denali Backcountry Lodge are what we would fully expect to hear. We are happy to hear that we met your expectations in those areas and certainly hope that...More

Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

If you want to disconnect from your electronics, this is the place! This place is at mile marker 92, it's at the end of the only road that enters Denali National Park. A lot of outdoor activities for both adults and kids. We took the...More

2  Thank jlipp5240
Response from Kimberly K, Operations Assistant at Denali Backcountry LodgeResponded 17 November 2017

Hello jlipp5240, Thank you for your review. We're glad that you enjoyed the vast landscapes and wildlife of Denali National Park and Preserve on your day trip on one of our Denali Backcountry Adventures. Happy to hear your family enjoyed lunch and activities at our...More

Reviewed 2 October 2017

We had an amazing 3 night stay at the Denali Backcountry Lodge! I am so happy that we splurged on this part of our trip because the views are worth every penny. The other options to take the bus out & back for a day...More

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Response from Kimberly K, Operations Assistant at Denali Backcountry LodgeResponded 17 November 2017

Hello vabekah, Thank you for your review. We're glad that you enjoyed the vast landscapes and wildlife of Denali National Park and Preserve during your stay at our Denali Backcountry Lodge. Our Lodge in the Kantishna area is a place where time stands still, nourishes...More

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US$ 529 - US$ 858 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$ 529 - US$ 858 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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EnjoyingNC
1 November 2017|
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Response from Barbara G | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can go on self guided hikes straight from the lodge. Staff will have information
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KarlaMarie
20 August 2017|
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Response from Bill C | Reviewed this property |
The bus leaves from the train station. Some people on our bus left their car at the train station or across the street at the park visitor center.
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"Ask if there is a room available that does not share a wall with another room."
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"Expensive but a room by the water worth it!"
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"for best view get a river side cabin."
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"There are no bad choices as these are individual cabins all on the ground floor."
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