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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 25 September 2018

Wow, where do we start? We were able to see the Northern lights, 3 of the 4 nights. Only 15 miles from a 360 mountain top view also. We just sat on the porch and watched God's paintings! The yurt was clean and well stocked....More

Date of stay: September 2018
1  Thank mardi f
Reviewed 24 June 2018

This yurt was a great way to experience Alaska. The view was beautiful and the yurt was very comfortable. We enjoyed the information shared by the owner of things to do in the area and attended several locations. We would love to stay again when...More

Date of stay: June 2018
1  Thank dmozal
Reviewed 10 March 2018

We always wanted to see the Northern Lights and for years just talked about it. We finally took the plunge and flew to Fairbanks and stayed in this amazing yurt! There were 4 adults and it was plenty big enough for all of us. When...More

Date of stay: February 2018
1  Thank KathyP1375
Reviewed 19 February 2018

Great stay here at Coleen's yurt B! My boyfriend and I headed to Anchorage and Fairbanks in search of the Northern Lights. We were lucky to have seen them earlier in the week and ended our trip here at the Yurt. The location is right...More

Date of stay: February 2018
Thank Dhuey85
Reviewed 31 January 2018

I wasn't sure that staying in yurt when it's -29 outside was a great idea, but it was! It was warm and cozy and the beds had big fluffy comforters and flannel sheets. When we arrived after midnight, the yurt was light up and warm...More

Date of stay: January 2018
Thank JacquelynKr
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Reviewed 23 January 2018 via mobile

Cozy, yet spacious, secluded yet close enough to Fairbanks. Was a wonderful and relaxing stay! Amazing views! Colleen is the perfect hostess, available for anything at anytime! Could not have been more happy with the clean and well kept accommodations! Planning on a return trip...More

Date of stay: January 2018
Thank terric766
A FlipKey verified reviewer
LaFayette, Georgia
154
Reviewed 10 December 2017

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Date of stay: December 2017
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Colleen the owner of the yurt we stayed in was super nice and helpful and the yurt was so warm and comfortable. We even got to see the northern lights directly above the yurt!! We went to Chena Hot Springs and soaked in the beautiful...More

Date of stay: November 2017
2  Thank I4386BKkatiem
Reviewed 25 October 2017

This yurt on the side of a mountain provided a perfect view of the Alaskan Mountain Range as well as the wildlife who came to eat right outside the cabin. This was our first time to stay in a yurt, and we were hooked. We...More

Date of stay: October 2017
Thank CheryllD286
A FlipKey verified reviewer
Prescott, Arizona
5
Reviewed 27 September 2017

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Date of stay: September 2017
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
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