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    McCarthy Lodge & The Ma Johnson's Hotel

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    Apr 9 Apr 10
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    101 Kennicott Avenue, P.O. Box MXY, McCarthy, Wrangell-St Elias National Park and Preserve, AK 99588
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    Reviewed 12 December 2016

    It's amazing the amount of space this place takes up, and the number of rooms there. To some people a tiny room with 2 beds would be a horrible way to spend a vacation, but this makes you get out of your room and explore...More

    Reviewed 4 December 2016

    Ma Johnson's was a wonderful trip into the past. Even though the rooms are small, they are very welcoming, clean and comfortable. We enjoyed the daily breakfast provided at the saloon and felt welcome to socialize in the parlor. The service by the staff was...More

    Reviewed 27 October 2016

    We stayed at Ma Johnson's for 3 nights at the end of August this year. I would have to say the staff are excellent! I emailed the staff a few times before and after making reservations-and they were incredibly helpful and prompt with heir responses...More

    Reviewed 5 October 2016

    The whole area of MaCarthy and Kennington is something very special.The only way to get there is over a footbridge after a 50 mile rise on a gravel road.There are no police or authorities there.Despite that you do not get a key to your room...More

    Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

    We stayed in the McCarthy/Kennecott area to walk on the glaciers and take a flight seeing trip. The hotel was very comfortable, the rooms are a little small but this is not a problem. Although the room didn't have powerpoint's we were able to get...More

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    Nearby Attractions
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    Questions & AnswersAsk a question
    Greg M
    Can you visit in the winter?
    14 November 2016|
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    Response from mikegc | Reviewed this property |
    No, it's closed in Winter.
    What is the average temperature in July there?
    5 July 2016|
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    Response from AK400400 | Property representative |
    It seems to be in the 70's during the day for most of July. Averages are kind of difficult in our area because the mountain ranges (3 converge around the towns of McCarthy & Kennicott) - these mountains create micro... More
    Do you have snow mobile rentals?
    5 July 2016|
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    Response from AK400400 | Property representative |
    There is no formal snow machine rental in this area. That said, if you call some of the local businesses in the winter, prior to arrival, there may be a rental available.
    Room Tips
    "1st floor is quieter"
    lord-xeon, 3 months agoRead review
    "Not all rooms have a sink"
    ajmaguire2016, 4 months agoRead review
    "Rooms with two beds may be larger"
    Aussieidler, 6 months agoRead review
    "Make reservations before traveling as lodging is limited"
    JanPC, 7 months agoRead review
    "Request a first floor room if you have a problem with stairs."
    ETal, 7 months agoRead review
    "Away from the street"
    Ruchei, 8 months agoRead review
    "There are different prices for different rooms with views. We took the single beds for the cheapest price..."
    Kathy E, 8 months agoRead review
    "Go early in the season."
    andeena, 8 months agoRead review
    "Top floor are great!!"
    Kelly T, 8 months agoRead review
    "Rooms at the back are quieter"
    Moyra K, 8 months agoRead review