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    McCarthy Lodge & The Ma Johnson's Hotel

    101 Kennicott Avenue, P.O. Box MXY, McCarthy, Wrangell-St Elias National Park and Preserve, AK 99588
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    • 1 room
      2 adults
      • 2 adults
        0 children
        • 0 children
          Traveller (130)
          Room & Suite (15)
          Dining (7)
          • Excellent66%
          • Very good24%
          • Average6%
          • Poor2%
          • Terrible2%
          2 weeks ago
          “A life-saver and absolutely fantastic generosity”
          11 Dec 2016
          Non-Smoking Rooms
          Shuttle Bus Service
          Paid Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          2.5 Star Hotel
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          1 - 5 of 233 reviews

          Reviewed 2 weeks ago

          I arrived at the carpark across the river at around 10.30 pm 16 May 2017 expecting to spend a very chilly night in the car and strike out on the 5 mile walk next day to Kennecott. Fortune shone on me and a wonderful man...More

          Thank Mary L
          Property's Favourite Review
          Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

          Perhaps our family's favorite discovery yet! McCarthy is a true adventure destination, and Ma Johnson's was the perfect time artifact at the end of the road, so to speak. Or more like a cherry on an already awesome slice of Alaskan cake. My husband and...More

          2  Thank Toby P
          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

          Thank lord-xeon
          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

          Thank Lori T
          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

          Thank ajmaguire2016
          Awards & Recognition
          GreenLeadersSilver level
          Certificate of Excellence
          • Top amenities
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          • Shuttle Bus Service
          • Things to do
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Price range
          • US$110 - US$200 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Room types
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 18
          • Location
          • United States >
          • Alaska >
          • Wrangell-St Elias National Park and Preserve >
          • McCarthy
          • Also Known As
          • McCarthy Lodge & The Ma Johnson's Hotel Alaska
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          Traveller (130)
          Room & Suite (15)
          Dining (7)
          Pool & Beach (2)
          Hotel & Grounds (124)
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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|
          Answer Show all 2 answers
          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
          Room Tips
          "I was lucky with pricing cos I was so early in the season; the location of the hotel made everything so easy"
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          "1st floor is quieter"
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          "Not all rooms have a sink"
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          "Rooms with two beds may be larger"
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