McKinley Chalet Resort

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In-room safe, desk, iron/ironing board, bed sheets
In-room safe, desk, iron/ironing board, bed sheets
Flat-screen TV
In-room safe, desk, iron/ironing board, bed sheets

Overview of McKinley Chalet Resort

McKinley Chalet Resort

3.5 star property

4.0/5 Very Good

Guests rated this property 4.3/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast available
  • Business services
  • Bar

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitizer provided
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Social distancing
Map
Milepost 238.5 George Parks Hwy, Denali National Park, AK, 99755

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationWilderness Access Center5 min drive
  • AirportDenali National Park, AK (MCL)6 min drive
  • Popular LocationDenali National Park Visitors Center6 min drive
  • Popular LocationBlack Diamond Golf Course13 min drive

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About this area

Denali National Park

In the mountains and in a national park, McKinley Chalet Resort is in a walkable area with good shopping. While the natural beauty of Denali National Park and Wilderness Access Center can be enjoyed by anyone, those looking for an activity can check out Black Diamond Golf Course. Rafting offers a great chance to get out on the surrounding water, or you can seek out an adventure with ecotours and hiking/biking trails nearby.

What's nearby

  • Denali National Park - 3 min drive
  • Wilderness Access Center - 5 min drive
  • Denali National Park Visitors Center - 6 min drive
  • Black Diamond Golf Course - 13 min drive
  • Stampede Trailhead - 36 min drive

Getting around

  • Fairbanks Intl. Airport (FAI) - 126 min drive

Restaurants

  • Moose Aka's - 2 min walk
  • Prospectors Pizzeria Alehouse - 3 min walk
  • Thai & Chinese Food To Go - 3 min walk
  • Subway - 5 min walk
  • Lynx Creek Pizza & Pub - 6 min walk

About this property

McKinley Chalet Resort

3.5-star resort, walk to Denali National Park Visitors Center
This smoke-free resort features a restaurant, a bar/lounge, and a snack bar/deli. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include a business center, concierge services, and a 24-hour front desk.
McKinley Chalet Resort offers 483 accommodations, which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature safes and coffee/tea makers. Accommodations offer separate sitting areas. Flat-screen televisions come with cable channels.

Bathrooms include showers and hair dryers. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Housekeeping is offered daily and irons/ironing boards can be requested.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

Languages

English

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Hand sanitizer provided
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast and lunch
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Free extended parking on site
  • Area shuttle (surcharge) up to 2 mi

Food and drink

  • Cooked-to-order breakfast available for a fee daily: USD 12-25 per person
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar

Restaurants on site

  • Karstens Public House

Things to do

  • Helicopter/airplane tours
  • Shopping

Family friendly

  • Snack bar/deli

Conveniences

  • ATM/banking services
  • Elevator
  • Front-desk safe
  • Gift shop/newsstand

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Luggage storage
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Business services

  • Business center

Outdoors

  • Picnic area

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)

More

  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Bed sheets

Bathroom

  • Hair dryer
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • Cable channels
  • Flat-screen TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker

More

  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Desk
  • Free local calls
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Phone
  • Safe
  • Separate sitting area

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 4 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available
Cribs (infant beds) are not available

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

  • Breakfast fee: between USD 12 and USD 25 per person (approximately)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted
Safety features at this property include a smoke detector and window guards
Be prepared: check the latest COVID-19 travel requirements and measures in place for this destination before you travel.
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

Property is also known as

McKinley Chalets
McKinley Chalets Denali National Park
McKinley Chalets Hotel
McKinley Chalets Hotel Denali National Park
Hotel Mckinley Chalet
McKinley Chalet Resort Denali National Park
McKinley Chalet Denali National Park
McKinley Chalet
Mckinley Chalet Hotel Denali National Park And Preserve
McKinley Chalet Resort Resort
McKinley Chalet Resort Denali National Park
McKinley Chalet Resort Resort Denali National Park

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Overall score and ratings

4.0

Very Good

Rating 5 - Excellent. 401 out of 997 reviews
5 - Excellent 40%
Rating 4 - Good. 321 out of 997 reviews
4 - Good 32%
Rating 3 - Okay. 146 out of 997 reviews
3 - Okay 15%
Rating 2 - Poor. 89 out of 997 reviews
2 - Poor 9%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 40 out of 997 reviews
1 - Terrible 4%

4.3/5

Cleanliness

4.0/5

Staff & service

4.0/5

Amenities

4.0/5

Property conditions & facilities

4.5/5

Eco-friendliness

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Beautiful property. Flowers all around property. Excellent on-site shuttle service around the property.
Stayed 2 nights in Jul 2022

4/5 Good

Traveled with partner
Liked: Staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The rooms need updating. However, even with staffing issues (as all places have) they did there best to accommodate our requests. The shuttle to the park and around the property was great. Never waited more than 5 minutes. Would stay again.
Stayed 3 nights in Jul 2022

1/5 Terrible

Traveled with family
Disliked: Staff & service
Staff not helpful or accommodating, we had no housekeeping per 2 nights and last morning no electricity, and in spite off all of that they couldn’t give us 15 minutes extra to leave the room
Stayed 2 nights in Jul 2022

3/5 Okay

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness
Disliked: Amenities
Nice quiet property but missing in modern amenities - eg no wifi in the rooms. No fridge or microwave. Parking is very inconvenient and confusing.
Stayed 2 nights in Jul 2022

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Nice location!
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2022