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    Ma Johnson's Hotel

    101 Kennicott Avenue, P.O. Box MXY, McCarthy, Wrangell-St Elias National Park and Preserve, AK 99588
    (907) 554-4402
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    • Excellent67%
    • Very good24%
    • Average5%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible2%
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    “mccarthy lodge” (30 reviews)
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    Public Wifi
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    11 - 15 of 218 reviews

    Reviewed 27 October 2016

    We stayed at Ma Johnson's for 3 nights at the end of August this year. I would have to say the staff are excellent! I emailed the staff a few times before and after making reservations-and they were incredibly helpful and prompt with heir responses...More

    Thank ajmaguire2016
    Reviewed 5 October 2016

    The whole area of MaCarthy and Kennington is something very special.The only way to get there is over a footbridge after a 50 mile rise on a gravel road.There are no police or authorities there.Despite that you do not get a key to your room...More

    1  Thank malcolmweiner
    Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

    We stayed in the McCarthy/Kennecott area to walk on the glaciers and take a flight seeing trip. The hotel was very comfortable, the rooms are a little small but this is not a problem. Although the room didn't have powerpoint's we were able to get...More

    1  Thank Bill G
    Reviewed 26 September 2016

    We decided we had to visit McCarthy after watching the Edge of Alaska reality(?) TV series. Of course we drove in on the infamous McCarthy road. They had three inches of rain that day. That was an adventure of its own but, apart from the...More

    Thank Aussieidler
    Reviewed 20 September 2016

    Spent four nights here and everything was perfect. The owner even woke us up the first night we were there at midnight so we could view the Northern Lights. Breakfast was first class as was the service and food/drink in the Golden Saloon. This is...More

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    • US$110 - US$200 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 20
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    • Wrangell-St Elias National Park and Preserve >
    • McCarthy
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    Questions & Answers
    11 June 2017|
    Response from AK400400 | Property representative |
    Please contact the hotel reception for Dog friendly room availability. Thee is a 20 Lb weight limit.
    Greg M
    14 November 2016|
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    Response from Helen B | Reviewed this property |
    No. The hotel is only open seasonally. Check their website for dates.
    5 July 2016|
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    Response from AK400400 | Property representative |
    It seems to be in the 70's during the day for most of July. Averages are kind of difficult in our area because the mountain ranges (3 converge around the towns of McCarthy & Kennicott) - these mountains create micro... More
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    "I was lucky with pricing cos I was so early in the season; the location of the hotel made everything so easy"
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    "1st floor is quieter"
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    "Not all rooms have a sink"
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    "Rooms with two beds may be larger"
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