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Cozy Studio in Midtown - Anchorage
Cozy Studio in Midtown - Anchorage
2 guests
1 bed
1 bath
2 guests
1 bed
1 bath
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Our cozy little studio is located in the heart of Spenard (Anchorage, AK) an awesome walk/bike friendly neighborhood. Just a 15 min walk to downtown and a short walk to Bear Tooth Theatrepub, Spenard Roadhouse, Middle Way Café, Hearth Artisan Pizza, Kaladi Brothers Coffee, Grocery Stores, Walgreen's and REI. Washer/dryer free onsite. We provide handmade soap finely crafted right down the street by Denali Dreams Soap Company. Everything you need to have an enjoyable stay is provided for you.

The space

Located in the heart of Spenard this property is conveniently close to downtown (30 minute walk or 6 minute drive), midtown (10 minute walk) and the airport is about a 10 to 13 minute drive away.

Free Wi-Fi and a beautiful fenced yard. You will be staying within a block or two of Bear Tooth Theatrepub, Spenard Roadhouse, Mama O's, Chilkoot Charlie's (right next door), Buckeroo Club, Anchorage Cycle, Celestial Sweets Boutique, Cafe AK, Middle Way Café. Only a few blocks away is Carrs Grocery Store, Walgreen's, REI, Title Wave Books, Tommy's Burger Stop, La Bodega, Buckeroo Club. Local Spenard Farmers Market located directly across the street from the property (Saturday's only May - September 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM). In addition, Food Truck Carnival happens every Thursday for lunch across the street (May - September from 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM).

Guest access

Private back entrance to unit. There is a free washer/dryer onsite. The backyard is fenced and there is a patio table with umbrella.

Upon arrival pull all the way up the driveway. Please make sure to leave enough room for another car to pull up next/beside you. You will enter through the gate and there will be a lock box to the right of the door. Enter the code given to unlock the exterior door. You will need to enter the code again to place the lock box key back in the holder. The keys to your rental will be hanging on the white rack to the right when you enter the entryway and will have a #3 marked on the key tag. There will be two keys one for the two doors (exterior and entryway is engraved with an E) and the other will be for your rental. Please make sure to keep both upstairs doors locked.

Interaction with guests

There is a bridal boutique on the top floor unit of the building. We are there in the some afternoons and in the evenings Monday - Friday after 4:30 PM until around 8:30 PM and on the weekends from 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM. As life long Alaskans we are always happy to help our guests with any questions they may have.

Other things to note

We will have a couple of bikes available so that you can see more while you are in town. With weekly rentals we give one night free, which is already calculated in the rate. Anchorage has a 12% bed tax for any stay under 30 days, which is calculated into the rate nightly and weekly as well.

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Cleaning Fee £78
Security Deposit £274
Weekly Discount: 15%
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Sleeping arrangements
Common spaces
1 queen bed

House Rules
No smoking
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Check in is anytime after 4PM
Check out by 11AM
Self check-in with lockbox

No smoking on property please

Please leave muddy shoes/clothing in arctic entryway


Safety features
Smoke detector
Carbon monoxide detector
First aid kit
Fire extinguisher

1 night minimum stay

51 Reviews

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Janet User Profile
June 2015
Tara and Jake made us feel welcome but were unobtrusive so the accommodation felt private. The studio was just as it was described, compact, very clean, with all the necessaries in the kitchen and we did not find it too noisy at all. The laundry room was a bonus especially to dry out clothes in the first rainy week. The sunny garden was the another bonus for the very hot second week! It was ideally situated to explore Alaska with links to different towns and there were enough stores locally for essentials. It was particularly useful to us as it was only a five minute walk to our sons, so we hope to stay again.

Erica User Profile
August 2017
I've stayed at Tara's apartments several times for work trips now, and I hope she's always available when I come up in the future! Her apartments are clean, well-stocked and centrally located. There's off-street parking, cable, wifi, and everything you could possibly need for your trip. The decor is cute and comfortable, and she's always responsive and helpful (but not otherwise around, so the place feels like home away from home). Thanks Tara!

Leng User Profile
August 2017
Tara and her husband were wonderful hosts and made time to accommodate us even while on the verge of delivering her baby! We really enjoyed our stay, it was cozy, clean and quiet. We would definitely return to this cute studio on our next visit to Anchorage.

D. Ryan User Profile
August 2017
The studio was clean, comfortable, and conveniently located. During my extended stay (about 3 months) I was able to easily walk to the grocery store and pharmacy, restaurants, bars, and to the bus stop. My commute to downtown was easy and quick. Tara and Jake were lovely and were always available if I had questions about day trips or things to do in the neighborhood. This was the perfect apartment for me!

Jenna User Profile
May 2017
Tara's studio apartment underneath her shop is a nice and relaxing space in a popular location in Anchorage. You can't beat the location if you are actively seeking to go to shops and restaurants, but it may not be the right place for you if you are seeking complete quiet and solitude. It was perfect for me and I would love to stay there again. Communication with Tara is easy and everything is as described. Definitely a recommended location and listing in Anchorage.

Jonathan User Profile
January 2017
Excellent little Airbnb! Would recommend!

Daniel User Profile
December 2016
Wish I could give 6 stars for value. The apartment was great. Close to bars and restaurants, clean, well furnished with all the cooking stuff you need. Even cable tv and Netflix and whatnot. I was worried about noise from the bar next door, but didn't even notice, even on the weekend.

Anchorage, Alaska, United StatesJoined in August 2013
Tara User ProfileTara is a superhost.

I am a lifelong Alaskan and my husband has lived here for over 15 years. We love sharing our beautiful state with our guests. We are happy to help you plan your trip or give recommendations. When we travel we almost always stay in vacation rentals and enjoy meeting new people.

Response rate: 100%
Response time: within a few hours

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