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The Aurora Yurt-A Cozy Stay With Mountain, City and Aurora Views

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One of our two gorgeous yurts on Moose Mtn ski hill.
1 of 6One of our two gorgeous yurts on Moose Mtn ski hill.
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3 bedrooms
1 bathroom
5 guests
2 nights minimum
Yurt
Enjoy Fairbanks from above... in the hills with a sunny south facing view…ski or hike out your door from this beautiful deluxe yurt located right on the ski hill… Features: *Private chalet style yurt cottage on wooded hillside lot. *Skylight + out of town darkness = great northern lights viewing! *Knotty pine interior; French doors to deck; Cozy and warm… *Private deck with grill; Outdoor firepit *Scenic views + warmer temps than town + hiking and ski trails right out the door *Fully equipped kitchen; refrigerator, stovetop, microwave, coffee maker, cooking utensils, dishes, and cutlery *Fully furnished; high quality linens; 2 bedrooms plus sleeping loft with double futon. (One bedroom with two twins and second bedroom with one queen) *Full bathroom with tub+shower and private washer/dry...Enjoy Fairbanks from above... in the hills with a sunny south facing view…ski or hike out your door from this beautiful deluxe yurt located right on the ski hill… Features: *Private chalet style yurt cottage on wooded hillside lot. *Skylight + out of town darkness = great northern lights viewing! *Knotty pine interior; French doors to deck; Cozy and warm… *Private deck with grill; Outdoor firepit *Scenic views + warmer temps than town + hiking and ski trails right out the door *Fully equipped kitchen; refrigerator, stovetop, microwave, coffee maker, cooking utensils, dishes, and cutlery *Fully furnished; high quality linens; 2 bedrooms plus sleeping loft with double futon. (One bedroom with two twins and second bedroom with one queen) *Full bathroom with tub+shower and private washer/dryer *All utilities provided including TV with basic channels plus Internet/WiFi *Use of shared outdoor hot tub with rental house on the adjacent property within usage guidelines listed in guest handbook. Guidelines must be adhered to in order to avoid additional cleaning fees. * four-wheel-drive or all-wheel-drive is required during the winter months *Nearby historic sites, gold panning, dog mushing, natural hot springs, arctic cultural events, river or ice fishing, ice sculptures, and lots more! Owner is a long-time resident and retired teacher with plenty of local knowledge. Mountain Moose...An alpine getaway…and only a short drive from downtown Fairbanks! *Don't see your dates? Check our second yurt listing! More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
*21+ *NO parties/events! *extra guest fees are subject to the same cancellation guidelines. No refunds for extra guests on the reservation that do not arrive unless the owner is notified 60 days in advance; notify owner if any additional guests are added to the reservation to arrange the additional payment required Respectfully quiet; particularly after 10pm and before 8am. Conscientious of water usage. No garbage outside to avoid attracting animals. Septic system + no garbage disposal in sink
Bathrooms
1 Full bath
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About the Owner
Colleen S
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:95%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:October 2015
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Reviewed 26 December 2020

My family and I loved staying at the Yurt! So close to town, but just far enough away to get into the woods and enjoy the peace of the holiday season! Thank you for a wonderful yurt to stay in for our stay-cation! It is...More

Date of stay: December 2020
Thank AKJbchappell
Reviewed 2 April 2020

Our vacation time just happened to coincide with the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic. The panic buying and hoarding had just begun when we landed in Fairbanks. We spent our first night in a hotel in Fairbanks, got up the next morning, stopped at the...More

Date of stay: March 2020
Thank Russell_H222
Reviewed 15 March 2020 via mobile

This has got to be the most beautiful place... The yurt is so comfortable, immaculately clean. The surroundings are like a bit of heaven. It is quiet and beautiful. A place where your soul can definitely recharge. Will absolutely return to this location.

Date of stay: March 2020
1  Thank Phyllis2257
Reviewed 29 October 2019

The yurt was such a unique and amazing getaway up in Fairbanks! Even with only three hours of sunlight it felt like we accomplished quite a lot: dog sledding, aurora hunting, hot springs, and plenty of lounging around! Get a four wheel drive car, take...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank MrJukes
Reviewed 16 October 2019 via mobile

Had a great experience snuggling in the cozy yurt! If we make it back to Fairbanks we will stay here again. Xoxo

Date of stay: September 2019
Thank wendy k
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Reviewed 29 September 2019

The location of the yurts was amazing on top of the mountain. The view of the snow capped mountains was breath-taking. It was very quiet and peaceful. Not to far from town with amazing views of the surrounding area. Was able to see wildlife. It...More

Date of stay: September 2019
Thank Road751628
Reviewed 12 September 2019 via mobile

The location is unbelievable! There is so much to do nearby and the view is great! So many trails nearby to explore as well. The Yurt is cozy and very well kept! We loved staying here and will be back again!

Date of stay: September 2019
Thank Wafflez_
Reviewed 26 August 2019

We enjoyed our stay at the yurt. It is only 15-20 minutes from the grocery stores and town. Gold Dredge #8 tour was fantastic and only 15 minutes from here. They also have a fantastic gift shop there with unique items from Alaska priced very...More

Date of stay: August 2019
1  Thank Stephanie_M_5570
Reviewed 1 January 2019 via mobile

I booked this yurt for Dec 2018, and not being familiar with snowy terrain, I asked the owner about anything I should know about before booking. She failed to inform me that during the time I requested a stay, there would only be 4 hours...More

Date of stay: December 2018
4  Thank Natasha C
Reviewed 29 September 2018

We were looking for something different for our stay in the Fairbanks area. We really didn't want to stay downtown in a hotel, and we were hoping to see the Aurora (even though we knew it was a little early in the season for it)....More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Kathi T
Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Balcony
Grill
Internet Access
Linens Provided
Parking
Private Garden
Cable/satellite TV
Stereo System
Terrace
Towels Provided
TV
Wi-Fi
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Frequently Asked Questions about The Aurora Yurt-A Cozy Stay With Mountain, City and Aurora Views

The Aurora Yurt-A Cozy Stay With Mountain, City and Aurora Views is able to accommodate up to 5 guests. See all property details.

The Aurora Yurt-A Cozy Stay With Mountain, City and Aurora Views has one bathroom available. See all property details.

The Aurora Yurt-A Cozy Stay With Mountain, City and Aurora Views has 3 bedrooms available. See all property details.

Stays at The Aurora Yurt-A Cozy Stay With Mountain, City and Aurora Views must last at least 2 nights. See all property details.