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4.1 out of 5

"The rooms were super nice. The property is beautiful. And it’s location is right near the Denali National Park entrance. " More

By a verified traveler on Fri 03 Sep 2021

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Hotel Description

3.5-star resort near Denali National Park Visitors Center

Close to airport

With a stay at this Denali National Park resort, you'll be within a 5-minute walk of Denali National Park Visitors Center and Denali National Park. Wilderness Access Center is within half a mile (1 km) and Black Diamond Golf Course is within 9 miles (15 km).

Business services

A restaurant and a bar/lounge are featured at this resort. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the business center and free WiFi in public areas. You'll appreciate the area shuttle, free parking, and snack bar/deli.

Flat-screen TVs

Featuring conveniences like sitting areas and coffee/tea makers, the 483 guestrooms also offer flat-screen TVs with cable channels. Free local calls, hair dryers, and safes are also available.

Room

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

McKinley Chalet Resort ratings based on 26 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.1 out of 5 4.0 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.0 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.5 out of 5.0
Room comfort 4.5 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.5 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for McKinley Chalet Resort

Everyone (14) Couples (3) Family (6)
5 out of 5
great place to stay

Posted by on Sep 5, 2021

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5 out of 5
The rooms were super nice. The property is beautiful. And it’s location is right near the Denali National Park entrance.

Posted by on Sep 3, 2021

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3 out of 5

Posted by on Jul 22, 2021

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5 out of 5

Posted by on Jul 22, 2021

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5 out of 5
Live music by the fire pits was a big highlight. Beautiful property and rooms.

Posted by on Jul 16, 2021

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4 out of 5
Great place for a family.

Posted by on Jun 27, 2021

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5 out of 5

Posted by on Jun 27, 2021

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2 out of 5
i did not like booking a king room and getting a room with a double size bed. the front desk could care less. Karstens was great.

Posted by on Sep 20, 2019

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5 out of 5
Completely satisfied! Nice amenities. Very comfortable in room. Excellent breakfast at the village.

Posted by on Sep 18, 2019

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2 out of 5
I reserved this hotel 3 months ago for a room with a King bed. Upon arrival, I was informed they had no rooms with King or Queen beds left, and was forced to take a double bed. This was not mentioned as even a possibility on the website. It is totally unacceptable.

Posted by , from Tucson on Sep 15, 2019

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Property Features

There's a restaurant on site, as well as a snack bar/deli. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. There's an onsite business center. WiFi is free in public spaces. Tour/ticket assistance, gift shops/newsstands, and a picnic area are also featured at the business-friendly McKinley Chalet Resort. An area shuttle within 2 mi is available for a fee. Free self parking is available. This 3.5-star Denali National Park resort is smoke free.

  • 483 guestrooms or units
  • 2 levels
  • 28 buildings
  • Deli
  • Business facilities
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Outdoor picnic space
  • Gift shop
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • ATM
  • Onsite shopping
  • Bellhop
  • Elevator
  • No smoking on site
  • Bar or lounge
  • Dining venue

Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free long-term parking , Free self parking

Transport

  • Property shuttles: Area shuttle within 2 mi available for a surcharge
  • Parking: Free self parking and extended parking

Room Amenities

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.

  • Sitting area
  • Flat-screen television
  • Cable channels
  • Coffee maker
  • Shower
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Local calls (free)
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board available
  • Desk
  • Exterior corridor access
  • Ensuite bathroom

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy cooked-to-order breakfast daily.

McKinley Chalet Resort has a restaurant on site.

Karstens Public House - This restaurant specializes in American cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Open daily.

Nearby Activities

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

  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Rafting nearby
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Helicopter/airplane tours on site

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

Hotel Policies

Check-in

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

Special check-in instructions:

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

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

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed

Policies

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

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A credit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

This property is managed by a professional host. The provision of housing is linked to their trade, business, or profession. This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, and Discover. Cash is not accepted. For guests' safety, the property includes a smoke detector and window guards in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F. Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions. Contactless check-out is available. Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast and lunch.

  • Cashless transactions are available
  • Staff temperature checks are not conducted regularly
  • Temperature checks are not available to guests
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is available
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wears personal protective equipment
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Protective clothing is not available to guests
  • Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer
  • Property does not follow sanitization practices of any association
  • Staffed front desk
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is not available
  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No cribs (infant beds) available
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available for lunch
  • No gap period between guest stays

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

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

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • 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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*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.