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This is the only "Hotel" in McCarthy, and not going to lie I was apprehensive after seeing photos of the hotel. Photos really do not do this place justice. The staff was extremely friendly, and the hotel was impeccably clean and quaint. The walls inside...More
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
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
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
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
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US$110 - US$200 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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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
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 climates.
Best to be prepared for cool nights, warm days, sometimes (but rarely), rain.
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"I was lucky with pricing cos I was so early in the season; the location of the hotel made everything so easy"