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Anchorage Cabins & Vacation Rentals

Anchorage Travel Guide

Anchorage is the largest city in Alaska and is best known as a base town for exploring the incredible wilderness surrounding the city.

Things to Do in Anchorage

The city provides easy access to the breathtaking Kenai Fjords National Park, which is packed with glaciers, lakes and wildlife, and the beautiful Chugach State Park and National Forest, which has dense forests, mountains and lakes. Both national parks have great hiking trails and camping options.

Top things to do in the city of Anchorage include visiting the Alaska Native Heritage Center, which displays traditional crafts and replicas houses of local indigenous groups, visiting the Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center and exploring the Anchorage Museum, which details local history.

Best Time to Visit Anchorage

The best time to visit Anchorage is in the summer months of June, July and August, when the weather is warm and exploring the national parks.

Cabins in Anchorage

While there are many vacation rentals in Alaska, a stay in an Anchorage vacation home is truly special. The town and surrounding area are packed with outdoor adventures. Anchorage is Alaska's largest city, and is known for its many cultural sites, such as the Alaska Native Heritage Centre, or find out more about the rich history of the area at the Anchorage Museum.

The Tony Knowles Coastal Trail is a beautiful walk, and one that is popular with visitors. The 11-mile trail is also a great spot for biking, and boasting incredible scenery along the way. Nearby are the Kenai Fjords and Lake Clark National Park, both which provide beautiful views of the Alaskan landscape.

Staying in a vacation rental in Anchorage allows guests to make use of the many facilities in town, plus all of what the Cook Inlet and beyond has to offer. There is a range of house rental options in town, however, many people choose a Anchorage cabin rental to soak up the rustic atmosphere with friends and family.

Price and Availability in Anchorage

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The most expensive month to stay in a vacation rental in Anchorage is in July, while the cheapest month is in November. The most popular time to book a vacation rental in Anchorage is in the high season in July. Anchorage has its low season in January, when less people are visiting and the vacation home occupancy rate drops.
The cheapest day to stay at a vacation rental in Anchorage tends to be Tuesday, while the most expensive day tends to be Saturday. Vacation homes in Anchorage tend to be busiest on Saturdays, while it tends to be much quieter on Tuesdays.

The Weather in Anchorage

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This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Anchorage. The hottest month in Anchorage is July, when temperatures peak at 75 ˚F. The coolest month is February, when temperatures drop to -8 ˚F. The wettest month in Anchorage is August with 3.95 inches of rain, while the driest month is March with 0.44 inches of rain.

What Expert Travelers Think

Vacation Rentals in Anchorage

At AllTheRooms.com we have accommodations from all of your favourite providers - Airbnb, VRBO, priceline and more. We have 1,083 vacation rentals, hotels and other accommodation types in Anchorage ranging from budget options to luxury places to stay. For those traveling on a budget, the cheapest place to stay in Anchorage is available at $10 per night. A typical accommodation in Anchorage costs on average $130 per night.

If you need an internet connection during your stay in Anchorage, then you can choose from over 375 places to stay that provide WiFi internet. 91 places to stay include a breakfast. You can keep up with your workout regime by staying at one of 35 accommodations that provide gym facilities. If you're planning on arriving in Anchorage by car, be sure to choose from 382 accommodations that provide parking. 23 hotels and vacation rentals have a pool or jacuzzi.

Those traveling with a dog, cat or some other animal can stay in one of 79 accommodations that are designated as pet-friendly.

In Anchorage AllTheRooms currently aggregates hotels, vacation rentals, hostels from more than 6 providers, including 281 places to stay from Airbnb, 29 accommodations from VRBO and 29 places to stay from priceline.

706 of our places to stay in Anchorage have been rated by previous guests. They rated 87% as excellent or good. You can instantly book any of 171 places to stay right now.