Featuring stunning views of Mt. Denali, Backwoods Lodge is located in Cantwell in a quiet, forested area. Denali National Park is 26.7 miles away. Free WiFi is offered throughout the property and parking outside of rooms is offered as well.

The Backwoods Lodge features 40-inch flat-screen TVs with satellite and premium channels. A microwave and fridge are included, as well as a coffee maker. Rooms include a hot pot to boil water. Towels and bed linen are offered. Backwoods Lodge also includes propane barbecues.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.0 for a two-person trip.

Backwoods Lodge has been welcoming Booking.com guests since 23 Aug 2017.

Property highlights

Top location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.0)

Free private parking available on-site


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Room type
1 single bed
1 large double bed
1 large double bed
1 single bed
2 large double beds
2 single beds
1 large double bed
2 bunk beds
1 large double bed
1 futon bed
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Travel Sustainable property
Travel Sustainable property
This property is part of the Travel Sustainable programme, which means it’s taken significant steps to make your stay more sustainable.
Property questions and answers
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  • Is this place pet friendly?
    During our winter months *September thru May* we are, for a small fee. During the summer months *June thru September* we are not.
    Answered on 22 May 2020
  • What is available for dining?
    We have BBQ grills available for all to use. Utensils and propane provided you need only to bring the food to grill.
    Answered on 3 March 2020
  • Hello, If we take the train from anchorage, how would we get to the hotel?
    Hello, You would need a vehicle for transportation. There is no transportation available in Cantwell.
    Answered on 27 April 2021
  • Is there any bus or taxi available from Denali park entrance to backwoods lodge?
    No, there is no transportation from Denali Park entrance to our lodge. Thank you. Carol
    Answered on 8 June 2021
  • Hi! On a clear mid September night, can I see Aurora Borealis on your property?
    If the Aurora's are out that night, yes you could.
    Answered on 11 August 2021
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Facilities of Backwoods Lodge
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bath or shower
  • Private bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Linen
  • Alarm clock
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Barbecue
  • BBQ facilities
  • Dining table
  • Kitchenware
  • Electric kettle
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Kitchenette
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
  • Hiking
Living Area
  • Dining area
  • Seating Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable channels
  • Satellite channels
  • Radio
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Tea/Coffee maker
WiFi is available in the rooms and is free of charge.
Free private parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed).
    • Daily housekeeping
    • Private check-in/check-out
    • Fax/photocopying
    • Express check-in/check-out
    • Wake up service/Alarm clock
    Reception services
    • Invoice provided
    Safety & security
    • Fire extinguishers
    • Smoke alarms
    • Key access
    • Non-smoking throughout
    • Allergy-free room
    • Hardwood or parquet floors
    • Heating
    • Private entrance
    • Carpeted
    • Fan
    • Family rooms
    • Non-smoking rooms
    • Entire unit located on ground floor
    Languages spoken
    • English

    House rules

    Backwoods Lodge takes special requests - add in the next step!


    16:00 - 19:00

    Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in


    Until 11:00 hours


    Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

    Children and beds

    Child policies

    Children of any age are welcome.

    To see correct prices and occupancy information, please add the number of children in your group and their ages to your search.

    Cot and extra bed policies

    Cots and extra beds are not available at this property.

    Age restriction

    The minimum age for check-in is 18


    Pets are not allowed.

    Mastercard Visa Discover American Express Backwoods Lodge accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

    The fine print

    Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

    Please inform Backwoods Lodge in advance of your expected arrival time. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation.

    This property will not accommodate hen, stag or similar parties.

    FAQs about Backwoods Lodge

    • Backwoods Lodge offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

      • Hiking

    • Check-in at Backwoods Lodge is from 16:00, and check-out is until 11:00.

    • Room options at Backwoods Lodge include:

      • Double
      • Triple
      • Bungalow

    • The prices at Backwoods Lodge may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

    • Backwoods Lodge is 1.7 miles from the centre of Cantwell.