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McKinley Creekside Cabins

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09/04/2017 10/04/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Bartelso, Illinois, United States
Reviewed 6 September 2016

We stayed in the smallest cabin; no wi-fi, no micro-wave but it made no difference. We were lulled to sleep by the sounds of the creek outside our door. The place was very clean; great bedding, and good pillows. The staff were so helpful. We stayed for three nights, and have no complaints. After staying there I checked prices on...

1Thank Rita W
TraceySmith, Owner at McKinley Creekside Cabins, responded to this review

Thank you, we appreciate your business and review. The B1Q economy cabin is a good value and we are glad you enjoyed it as these rooms do get the most critique. As perhaps they should, but they are a valued cabin, along the creek, clean, quality/comfortable beds and a bath, not much more but plenty for those that appreciate the...

Cazenovia, New York
Reviewed 5 September 2016

My family of 4 stayed for 2 nights in cabin #1. The cabin was adorable and extremely comfy with an extra large bathroom and an outside porch with table and chairs that we used for dinner each night. The hosts were kind and went out of their way to supply everything you could possibly need from bbq tools at their...

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TraceySmith, Owner at McKinley Creekside Cabins, responded to this review

Thank you! We are not the fanciest, but do try to provide the basics for our visiting guests. So glad you had a good time and enjoyed the "little" things we offer and were able to utilize our beautiful pavilion and gas grill. Have a wonderful 2017!

Placerville, California
Reviewed 4 September 2016

We immensely enjoyed our stay at the Carlo cabin at Creekside. The cabin was gorgeous and so quiet! It was stocked with everything we could need and if needed more all we had to do was ask. Even for something as unusual as ear plugs! Sharing the bedroom with two queen beds with a pair of snorers, I didn't get...

1Thank animalambs330
TraceySmith, Owner at McKinley Creekside Cabins, responded to this review

Gosh, reviews like this add a bounce to my step. So glad we were able to meet your needs and expectations. We were blessed to have an amazing and attentive crew work with us, glad it showed. Have a great 2017!

St. Petersburg, Florida
Reviewed 3 September 2016

This is an excellent place to stay if you like the outdoors. We had a cabin by the creek which really made it pleasant to listen and take some small walks along the bank. The cabin is simple but had all you needed, beds were comfortable and you can hear the water from the creek to put you to sleep....

1Thank runway321
TraceySmith, Owner at McKinley Creekside Cabins, responded to this review

Awesome! Thanks for the business, great review and for enjoying what we provide...have a great 2017!

Central Illinois
Reviewed 1 September 2016

Our family of 3 (Mom, Dad and 13 yr. old son) stayed here in August for 2 nights. My love of this property begins with fantastic and friendly customer service that started from my phone call booking this 6 months in advance. I received incredible service, plus a lot of extra information about the area and help arranging excursions for...

1Thank hmusic
TraceySmith, Owner at McKinley Creekside Cabins, responded to this review

What a lovely review and we are so happy you and your family enjoyed Denali and Creekside. As you stated the cabins are simple, but we do take pride they are extremely clean, have quality beds and try to provide some essentials to make traveling and your stay easier and comfortable. Although the cabins are not "cooking" we have a...

Orlando, Florida
Reviewed 30 August 2016

Cabin # 1 was just right for two people. The parking spot was a bit tight but no big deal. The beds were comfortable and quiet surroundings. Everything appeared to be very new, paint, appliances, furniture, fixtures. Odd the way the bathroom door opened next the one of the beds, a pocket door would've been a better design but again...

1Thank DWG79
TraceySmith, Owner at McKinley Creekside Cabins, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing creekside and sharing your experience. Wifi always seems to be a challenge, but glad you were able to get signal at the Cafe'. It is an issue we continue to work on and try to improve, thanks for sharing. Have a great 2017!

Villa Grove, Colorado
Reviewed 29 August 2016

We rented a large cabin for 3 adults and 2 teens which was roomy, comfortable,all the amenities plus. A beautiful setting and very quiet. There was a large coffee pot,filters and cannister of coffee, paper plates & plastic spoons,refrig, microwave. Bathroom was supplied with large bottles of shampoo,cond,bath gel and body lotion. Mattresses were top of the line and the...

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TraceySmith, Owner at McKinley Creekside Cabins, responded to this review

Thank you for the feedback and review. Sorry you were not able to enjoy the deck do to rain, which is not uncommon in the mountians of Denali. We are excited for 2017, as the family cabins will be getting an upgrade and will have a covered deck so our guests can enjoy the great outdoors rain or shine. We...

Falls Church, Virginia
Reviewed 28 August 2016

This was a very nice place to stay near Denali....My cabin was not close to the creek and there was significant traffic noise, but the view was still lovely. The breakfasts were quite good. The drive to the entrance to Denali was 20+ minutes and I expect the places in "downtown" Denali were closer. However, I think being in a...

1Thank anniehiker
TraceySmith, Owner at McKinley Creekside Cabins, responded to this review

Thanks and we appreciate you sharing your experience. Wishing you the best in 2017!

Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

My friend and I loved it here. Stayed 2 nights in a king bed room on the 1st floor of a small bldg. The room was spartan in furnishings but clean. The bathroom was large but there was absolutely no place to set down makeup or toiletries. Could hear every move of people upstairs, but would definitely stay again. Such...

1Thank Bethsbeach
TraceySmith, Owner at McKinley Creekside Cabins, responded to this review

So glad you enjoyed your time with us and our wonderful staff. Thank you and we wish you the best in 2017!

Maple Grove, Minnesota
Reviewed 25 August 2016

We had a 2 queen cabin. Soooo comfy, easy to manage thermostat, micro, coffeemaker and fridge. Very friendly and helpful staff. Wifi works great but no phone service, which was fine for us. It was unbelievably nice to have a warm dry place after hiking the park, only 15minutes away! And make sure you eat at their cafe, it is...

1Thank KamikazeGardener
TraceySmith, Owner at McKinley Creekside Cabins, responded to this review

"Just what we needed..." What a great review and happy to hear you enjoyed your time with us. Wishing you the best in 2017!

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  • Free Parking
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
McKinley Creekside Cabins & Cafe' caters to independent travelers and small groups looking for clean, reasonably accommodations with comfortable beds that are close to Denali National Park. All of our rooms and cabins are simple tastefully decorated and AAA approved! We have cabins that cater to couples only and family friendly units. TRANSPORTATION: Sorry NO Shuttle/taxi service-you must have your own vehicle. ... more   less 

Additional Information about McKinley Creekside Cabins

Address: Mile 224 George Parks Highway, McKinley Village, Denali National Park and Preserve, AK 99755
Region: United States > Alaska > Denali National Park and Preserve > McKinley Village
Price Range: $223 - $552 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — McKinley Creekside Cabins 2.5*
Number of rooms: 32
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“I would get a corner room facing the river or a cabin... can hear a bit through the walls of the 2 storey lodge.”
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