We provide an unparalleled relaxing stay. Situated in the heart of the Knik River glacial valley and nestled in the beautiful backyard of the Chugach Mountains, we offer stunning views and unique opportunities to explore Alaska. There is something for everyone!
We offer two cottage styles - with and without a loft. Both styles are stand-alone, full-service, cottages, with all the amenities needed to feel at home. Our smaller cottages, house 4 guests with two queen size beds, and the larger cottages have 3 queen size beds with a maximum capacity of 6. Come experience the unique heritage of Palmer, Alaska and above all the breathtaking beauty. Come enjoy world class fishing, whitewater rafting, boating, mountain biking, climbing, hiking, snowmobiling, ATV recreation and more! After a scenic 40 minute drive from Anchorage you’ll arrive at the PERFECT location and enjoy a 270 degree view of the surrounding mountains including the iconic Pioneer Peak.
With our knowledge of Alaska we are confident we can help you create the vacation of a lifetime. You won’t want to leave!
Property Name: Alaska Backcountry Cottages
Address 1: 3901 South Lindsey Circle #B
City : Palmer - Alaska
Postal Code : 99645
Contact Name: Linda Cox
- Gift shop
- Laundry service
Check-In / Check-Out Policies
This property has the following check-in and check-out times and policies.
Check-In: 3:00 PM
Check-Out: 11:00 AM
Property and Cancellation Policies :
GATE CODE NOTICE:
This is a gated property secured by an automatic gate. As our guest, you will be provided a gate code for your use only. Gate codes are not to be given to any person(s) who are not paying guests of Alaska Backcountry Cottages without the express authorization of the owner. Persons found on the property without owner authorization will be required to leave immediately.
This property is reserved for the accommodation and enjoyment of Alaska Backcountry Cottages guests only. No parties or social gatherings involving persons not staying as our guests are permitted without prior notification and pre-authorization.
Parking is limited to designated cottage driveways and the main parking area only. Parking on lawns, access roads, driveways of cottages not included in your reservation, and/or private areas outside the cottage complex is prohibited. Owners of vehicles parked in violation of this policy will be notified to move the vehicle to appropriate parking immediately. Non-compliance will result in the vehicle being towed at the owner's expense.
GROUP RESERVATION POLICIES:
For group reservations (2 or more cottages) 100% of the applicable rate is charged to the card on file to confirm the reservation.
If a single cottage reservation is cancelled more than 7 days prior to the arrival date, there are no additional charges and we will cheerfully refund the amount paid less a $20 service charge. If it is cancelled less than 7 days prior to the reservation, a refund is only given if the vacancy can be filled. We are also happy to apply your payment to confirm another stay (of at least the same duration) within 60 days of your cancelled reservation.
If a group reservation is cancelled more than 30 days prior to the arrival date, there are no further charges and we will cheerfully refund the amount paid less a $20 service charge per reserved cottage. If it is cancelled less than 30 days prior to the reservation, a refund is only given if the vacancies can be filled. We would also be happy to apply your payment to confirm another stay (of at least the same duration) within 60 days of your cancelled reservation.
In the unlikely event that you must cancel with less than three (3) days notice, shorten your stay or check out early, you will be responsible for the entire payment. If we can re-book your cottage(s), you might receive a full or partial refund.
Rates/policies are subject to change and may vary during high impact periods and special requests. A 30 day cancellation notice may be required for some holidays and special events.
Please print this page for your reference. Note that rates and policies are subject to change.
DEPOSITS & PAYMENTS:
100% of cottage rate(s) is collected at the time of reservation.Payment for retail items and gift certificates is collected at the time of purchase.
CREDIT CARD SECURITY:
Your credit card information is stored and processed securely. CLICK HERE for more information about credit card security.
We offer complimentary WiFi throughout the facility. Cellphone coverage indoors may occasionally be unreliable; however, complementary WiFi calling is available.
Guests ages 11 and under are considered children. Children are welcome with an accompanying adult. Children ages 5 and under stay free
NO ANIMALS/PETS ALLOWED. Guests allowing animals/pets into a cottage will be required to remove the animal/pet immediately and will be charged a $250 cleaning fee.
Alaska Backcountry Cottages is a smoke-free facility. Smoking is allowed outdoors at designated smoking areas only. If you choose to smoke, please be courteous and place your butts in the trash. Candles and/or incense are not permitted. If you smoke or burn candles/incense in a cottage there will be a $250 cleaning charge.
Damage repair charges will be assessed based on fair market replacement and labor costs.
For the mutual enjoyment of all our guests, quiet hours are between 10:00pm and 6:00am in accordance with Alaska State Law (Alaska Statute 11.61.110). Alaska Backcountry Cottages reserves the right to remove any guest(s) or visitor failing to comply with this Quiet Hours policy after receiving reasonable notice and warning.
Alaska Backcountry Cottages has a zero-tolerance policy for any violation of law, including but not limited to those involving the use, possession, growth, manufacture, or distribution of illegal or controlled substances on the Property. Guests and/or visitors violating this policy will be reported to appropriate law enforcement authorities, removed from the premises, and no refunds will be issued. Additionally, guests and/or visitors will be responsible for any remediation or clean up required as a result of any violation of this policy.
CHECK-IN AND CHECK-OUT TIMES:
Check-in: 3:00 PM-MidnightEarly luggage drop off and/or late arrival is available (see instructions below). Please call or email ahead to notify us.
Check-out: 11:00 AMGuests must check out by 11:00 AM for housekeeping purposes. Guests occupying cottages after 11:00 AM without prior approval will be charged a late check-out fee of $50 per hour.
LATE CHECK-IN INSTRUCTIONS:
This property is protected by a security gate. You will be sent a late check-in instructions email with a gate code (see Gate Code Notice above). Your key card will be in the keybox at the front door with your name posted above. A copy of your gate code will be included with your key.
A 5% Mat-Su Borough Bed Tax is charged per night per cottage.
GIFT CERTIFICATE POLICIES:
Gift certificates must be presented at check-in along with a valid driver's license. Gift certificates are transferable. Any remaining balance on gift certificates may be used until the expiration date. Gift certificates cannot be redeemed for cash.