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BluesBerry Inn

Formerly the Lazy J. The original lodge and cabins were constructed using real logs. Restaurant planned reopening summer 2010. The property was purchased by the present ownership in 2009 and renamed BluesBerry Inn - because of those wild blueberries that grow around here and gospel blues. When the movie "Into the Wild" was produced c. 2006, the cast stayed here. Located 27 miles south of the entrance to Denali National Park with Alaska Range views!
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Free Internet
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Non-Smoking Hotel
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Healy Lake Airport33 mi
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Clean, affordable, large rooms in a great location. Rod is a great host and cares about every need of his guests. We had a wonderful time getting to know him and his puppy Luke. Rod is like an instant cousin, you just want to adopt him into the family as we did ours. We miss him
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Buckwheat Smith is a cheerful soul who'll offer you hospitality. Our room was clean, had a TV (we didn't turn it on), table with a coffee pot (he'll grind coffee beans fresh for you) and clean linens. You'll have some choices of rooms with either a shower or tub (not both) or r
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The room was simple, but very clean, plenty of hot water with a comfortable bed. I slept very well the three nights I was there this September. Rod is a remarkable host. A piece of Americana with an interesting story. He went so far as to lend me a can of Bear deterrent spray w
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Rod was extremely friendly, helpful, and resourceful. I would try this place again in the future. Unfortunately, our plans changed last minute and we had to cancel the day off. The park is located very close to the Denali park which makes it convenient.
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Rod Smith runs a nice inn close to Denali without Denali prices. And he's only 13 miles from a great breakfast place that serves reindeer sausage. I originally booked a room in Rod's main building. When he saw I was traveling with my son, he gave us a free upgrade to a private lo
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The mountains behind the cabin
Open in winter?
Not sure, but if the website does not say one way or the other. I would call the owner. He is a nice guy and would appreciate a winter time phone call.
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רוצה להזמין 2 חדרים זוגיים ללילה אחד בתאריך 8.8.2015-9.8.2015
רוצה להזמין 2 חדרים זוגיים ללילה אחד בתאריך 8.8.2015-9.8.2015
"Staying alone, use the main building. Staying with someone, use a cabin."
"The Mountain Sheep room"
"There are no good rooms here."
"stay somewhere else"
"Close to Denali and Much Better Prices!"
United StatesAlaskaDenali National Park and PreserveCantwell
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