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Sunset View Resort

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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good0%
  • Average0%
  • Poor23%
  • Terrible18%
  • 8 Oct 2014
    “Beautiful Wedding, awful business woman”
  • 6 Oct 2014
    “Be wary of promises!”
5322 South Big Lake Road, Big Lake, AK 99652 See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Suites
Spa
Laundry Service
Breakfast included
Pool
3.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 9 October 2014

We held our daughter’s wedding at this beautiful Big Lake resort and although the grounds and homes sound wonderful for a night or weekend stay, we don’t recommend ever dealing with the owner Kathy Giles for booking a wedding. Not knowing in advance how many...More

Date of stay: August 2014
9  Thank 907WorldTraveler
Response from AlaskaResort, Owner at Sunset View ResortResponded 15 October 2014

August 2 Wedding: I would like to address your concerns: 1. My husband/partner is available when I cannot be on site at the resort or at planned meetings and he was there to show you around the property. You informed him you were pleased with...More

Reviewed 6 October 2014

I traveled from Oregon to attend a wedding at this venue. I booked my room very early and was told I would receive a confirmation email. I never did, even after three additional calls. The owner, Kathy, said she was busy and would send me...More

Date of stay: August 2014
3  Thank Jonathon25
Response from AlaskaResort, Owner at Sunset View ResortResponded 15 October 2014

August 2 Wedding I would like to address your concerns; 1. I apologize if I did not send an e-mail confirmation upon request. An oversight on my part. 2. The Mother of the Bride was in charge of disbursing which families were to go into...More

Reviewed 6 October 2014

Our Stay-cation Getaway at Sunset View Resort Last month my Mother came to visit. I wanted to do something nice for her while she was here – something Alaskan! Coming from Mississippi, a place with a beauty all it’s own, I knew she would appreciate...More

Date of stay: August 2014
2  Thank JoshAlaska
Response from AlaskaResort, Owner at Sunset View ResortResponded 16 October 2014

Thank You; It was a pleasure having you stay with Sunset View. This is the second year with us and we enjoy the respect and care you take of our property. Look forward to you coming again.

Reviewed 6 October 2014

This resort is in the most gorgeous setting, and the house and rooms are nice. Unfortunately, you have to deal with the owner, Cathy, who is very deceptive and sneaky. We were there as part of a large wedding party and we had rented all...More

Date of stay: August 2014
4  Thank MarisaBell
Response from AlaskaResort, Owner at Sunset View ResortResponded 15 October 2014

August 2 Wedding; I will address your concerns; 1. You only rented the Upper Hillside Room, which was a large suite with two queen beds. You were given a verbal confirmation. 2. On the room confirmation you were always scheduled for the Large suite with...More

Reviewed 3 October 2014 via mobile

We were excited to stay in this beautiful location and spend time with family and friends. We stayed in the McKinley House which is very nice. The challenge we had was with the owner Kathy. She was unorganized and unfriendly. To start it took over...More

Date of stay: August 2014
4  Thank Todd V
Response from AlaskaResort, Owner at Sunset View ResortResponded 16 October 2014

August 2 Wedding Addressing your concern; 1. Check in was supposed to be at 3:00PM and your family started checking in at 1:00PM Your room was not quite ready and therefore you were disgruntled. We were very sorry, however you did arrive earlier than expected....More

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About
Description
Where luxury and relaxation meet the beauty of Alaska's wild side, Sunset View Resort offers waterfront accommodations on Big Lake for executive business retreats, sophisticated destination weddings, More and memorable family vacations. Host your corporate event or invite your entire family for a reunion. No matter your need, the exquisite accommodations at Sunset View Resort are sure to please. Choose between three adjoining homes across eight manicured acres of pristine lakefront property, or reserve the entire resort for 22+ overnight guests. Learn more about Sunset View Resort and how we can accommodate your specific Alaskan dream by visiting our web site. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Laundry Service
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Suites, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
11
Price range
US$199 - US$495 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United States > Alaska > Big Lake
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
11
Price range
US$199 - US$495 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United States > Alaska > Big Lake
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"Everyone seemed to be completely SATISFIED!"
568claudep
9 Aug 2013
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"Rooms on main floor in McKinley View are VERY noisy. Room in ground floor in McKinley View is a fire hazard."
KellyAnne687
14 Oct 2012
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"There is one room that has an adjoining one that's good for families. The Master Suite is spendy but..."
Cheers_all
15 Sep 2012
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