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Alaska Garden Gate

B&B and Cottages

A Bed and Breakfast in Alaska, Between Palmer and Wasilla

We invite you to stay with us at Alaska Garden Gate B&B and Cottages, a bed and breakfast between Wasilla and Palmer, just 35 miles north of Anchorage, Alaska. Our guests can choose a private cottage with amazing mountain views, economical apartments, or simple bedrooms with private bathrooms. As an alternative to an Anchorage hotel, we are a pet-friendly inn offering a small “village” of 20 cottages, apartments, and rooms to suit visitors from couples to families to business travelers.

The B&B is set on 10 acres in the country, with flower gardens, wildflowers and wild berries, where you can stroll the pathways and kids can play on the lawns. You’ll be in awe of the surrounding Talkeetna and Chugach mountains with 270-degree panoramic views. Our outstanding views of the mountains and Knik Glacier are the best views of any lodging within 100 miles!

Alaska Garden Gate Bed and Breakfast is conveniently located near exciting activities and things to do in Palmer, AK. Within minutes, you can explore the abandoned gold mine at Independence Mine State Park, shop Downtown Palmer’s artisan boutiques, fish for salmon, take a ride pulled by Iditarod dogs, and even trek on the Matanuska Glacier! Nearby Palmer offers ATV adventures to the Knik Glacier, a reindeer farm and musk ox farm. Easy day trips take you to flightseeing from Talkeetna, whale-watching from Seward, and tundra wildlife tours in Denali National Park. Make our Palmer B&B your home away from home while you explore Alaska on day-trips in all directions. Unpack once and save time finding new lodging each day.

After a day of touring and adventures, relax at our peaceful retreat, with comfortable King and Queen size beds, private entrances, warm fireplaces, full kitchens and living rooms, and amenities like jetted tubs and plush feather duvets in some of our choices.

At Alaska Garden Gate B&B and Cottages, start each new day with a delicious buffet breakfast. Our full hot buffet is included with every stay, served from 7:30 to 9:30 a.m. each morning in the summer. During the off-season, enjoy the convenience of a continental breakfast basket provided in your kitchen.

Whether you’re coming to celebrate and want a luxurious getaway with fireplace and jetted tub, traveling with children and relatives and need space to relax as a family, or just need something clean and comfortable when you stop through, we have it all. Contact us today; browse our wide selection of rooms and cottages, and book the best place to stay during your Alaska vacation.

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Take it all in, from our breathtaking views to every comfort: King or Queen beds, privacy, fireplaces, jetted tubs, full kitchens & living rooms, cable TV, and free Wireless Internet.

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Served Daily between 7:30am-9:30am

Full, hot breakfast served buffet-style 7:30-9:30 each morning in the summer. In the off-season, we deliver continental breakfast baskets to your fridge for your convenience.

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Alaska Garden Gate B&B and Cottages makes the perfect lodging option for your next business meeting or company retreat. We offer many on-site services and amenities to help accommodate any type of gathering. Book your next meeting or retreat with us today!

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Things to do in the Mat-Su Valley

If you are planning a visit to Palmer and the Mat-Su Valley, we have so many exciting things to do. Alaska is the perfect destination for a romantic getaway, exploring nature, or even just for some “me time.” We want to share our suggestions with you! Check out our suggested day trip itineraries.


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