This is the ideal location for travelers who want to stay close to Denali National Park. The 112 original Hillside Rooms and 64 RiverView Premium Rooms are nestled on the shoulder of Sugarloaf mountain, above the Denali National Park entrance. The courtesy shuttle will take you to the Denali National Park visitors center, Alaska Railroad depot, Denali bus depot and area attractions in just minutes. You’re invited to be inspired by the expansive Denali landscape from our unique setting on the slopes of Sugarloaf Mountain.
With great food and beverage options, comfortable rooms, and inviting gathering areas, it is easy to unwind after a day of exploration and adventures. The hotel buildings are connected by a network of walking paths and comfortable patio chairs are placed strategically for great views. Stroll along our paths to the Brandon Pavilion for a covered overlook of the Nenana River Canyon.
Cozy Inside, Glorious Outside
Many guests come to the main building’s timbered great room to the enjoy the art and photographs, and often end up staying a while, enjoying the views and the opportunity to swap stories with fellow travelers. The Perky Moose Pantry and Café is perfect for a quick bite to eat, with everything from coffee and a quick breakfast to light dinner and locally brewed beer! Casual homestyle BBQ and a variety of tasty beverages will be ready for you at the Mountaineer Grill and Bar when you return after a day of exploring Denali National Park. A specialty cocktail or local microbrew on the deck of the Mountaineer Grill and Bar is truly spectacular on a sunny summer evening!