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Highlights Fairbanks

  • Mountainside landmarks
  • Destination in Alaska
  • Family getaway
  • Outdoor adventures
  • Natural landscapes
  • Hiking trails

Best Vacation Rentals in Fairbanks

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Fairbanks, Fairbanks North Star
Vacation Rental • 635 ft² • 1 Bedroom
(14 reviews)
Hand built log cabin less than 5 miles from Fairbanks and Ester, 8 miles from Fairbanks International airport and an easy 22 miles on the highway to Santa Claus House and downtown North Pole. Very convenient location for visiting the Fairbanks area. The house has a queen size bed and a sofa . Upstairs is an enclosed loft. Less than 5 minutes up the road is a nice hiking trail that can take you all the way to Ester Dome. The village of Ester offers the Golden Eagle Saloon where you can meet friendly locals and grill your own burger. On your visit to Ester you will also pass the friendly log ...
from $123 / night
Fairbanks, Fairbanks North Star
Vacation Rental • 1249 ft² • 3 Bedrooms
(25 reviews)
With temperatures averaging -20 below, and frequent snowfall, enjoy the luxury of a heated garage. Would you come to AK to stay in the City? If you envision staying in rugged rural Alaska in a cozy tranquil setting this could be the place for you! Duplex built by second generation Alaskans. Art work & decorative items are all from local AK artists/photographers, as well as items from the villages where I worked in the bush communities. Cozy, 3 bedroom 1 bathroom, sleeps six, 1250 sq ft. with heated garage, 3 steps in garage -living quarters all on one floor. Master bedroom has 1 queen ...
from $149 / night
Fairbanks, Fairbanks North Star
Vacation Rental • 8 Guests • 2 Bedrooms
(18 reviews)
The Aurora Cabin is a fully furnished log home that is perfect for a Family vacation, or extended stay. The Aurora Cabin was designed for your comfortable stay with large bedrooms with two queen beds per room, comfortable living room, large full bathroom and washer & dryer With our vans we can provide transportation and tours. Being a family ran business we are small enough able to be very flexible with your itinerary making your stay relaxing and unforgettable.The spaceOur cabins are located close enough to Fairbanks to make getting here easy but still very much in the country. No worr...
from $158 / night

Prices and availability

Vacation rental prices in Fairbanks

$270for 11 Feb - 18 Feb
$280 annual average
Average price per week

Vacation rentals availability in Fairbanks

15%for 11 Feb - 18 Feb
50% annual average
Percentage of available rentals

Vacation rentals in Fairbanks

Wonderful rental locations in Fairbanks

Organize your next mountain vacation in the splendid city of Fairbanks. You will find this city located in the Fairbanks North Star Borough in the state of Alaska, United States of America. This is the largest city in the interior region of Alaska and it has a population of about 30,696 inhabitants. If you are looking for a big city to enjoy the state of Alaska, this will be the place for you. This area also holds a long and rich history, the Athabascan peoples used to inhabit the area for thousands of years, some remnants are even 3,500 years old. If you are looking to enjoy nature, discover history or just be in the snow, then Fairbanks is the perfect place for you.

Vacation Rentals in Fairbanks

The stunning natural landscape that surrounds the city of Fairbanks can assure you that plenty of the rental properties here will provide you with scenic views. Imagine waking up in the morning and breathing the fresh mountain air while sipping on a hot cup of coffee. Have friends over for dinner in your large dining room and share a nice meal all together. Cozy up by the fireplace with your partner on a cold winter night. These are just some of the opportunities awaiting you in Fairbanks.

Vacations in Fairbanks

The area and getting around

You will find that Fairbanks is reachable in many modes of transportation. You can make your journey by plane, train, and car. During the summer season, the Alaska Railroad has routes that run daily connecting Anchorage and Fairbanks with several midway stops in Talkeetna and Denali National Park. If you want to make the trip by plane, the closest airport will be the Fairbanks International Airport which will provide commercial flights from national and international cities.

Where to eat in Fairbanks

Being the largest city in Alaska, you will find that Fairbanks has plenty of restaurants you can enjoy during your stay. One of the most unique restaurants in the city is The Pump Ho use. This restaurant is based on the design of an 1890s workshop and has a beautiful view of the Chena River. The menu is filled with American comfort food items, perfect for a casual night out. On the other hand, if you are looking for something a little different, go to Lemongrass Thai Cuisine. Here you will be able to taste some delicious Thai dishes such as curries, noodle pad thai, and noodle soups.

Travelers and activities

Fairbanks for outdoor explorers

You can enjoy the beautiful outdoors of Fairbanks in many ways while visiting the city. One of the most fun outdoor activities you can enjoy in Fairbanks is the Dog Sledding and Mushing Experience. During this trip, you will be able to go sledging for five miles with authentic Alaskan huskies. Another unique outdoor activity is seeing the Arctic Circle and Northern Lights Tour. On this tour, you will be brought to one of the most isolated roads in the area to see the stunning Northern Lights.

Fairbanks for family activities

Visit Fairbanks with your entire family and enjoy these activities altogether. Stay active and enjoy the local wilderness while on this 8.5-mile hike from Angel Rocks to Chena Hot Springs. Another fun activity for people of all ages is the Geophysical Institute. ​​Here you will learn about everything from solar and interplanetary physics, volcanology, seismology and ice.

Did you know that the coldest temperature ever recorded in Fairbanks was -66°F in 1934?

Top 5 travel tips for Fairbanks

1.Fountainhead Antique Auto Museum

Learn about the history of cars. This museum will teach you about the history of automobile technology and transportation in Alaska and displays more than 80 historic cars.

2.Running Reindeer Ranch

Admire the reindeer of Alaska. The tours go through the boreal forest and will teach you about the region’s natural history and the habitat of the animals.

3.Morris Thompson Cultural Center

Learn about the local culture. This establishment has a mix of interactive exhibits and cultural programs about the region’s history and the indigenous communities.

4.McKinley Explorer

Go on a scenic train ride. This ride will offer a spectacular 360-degree view of the wilderness from their rooftop dome windows.

5. Chena River State Recreation Area

Spend the day in nature. This park area has plenty of nature trails you can enjoy. If you are lucky, you will be able to spot a grizzly bear or a moose.

FAQs: Vacation Rentals in Fairbanks

How much do the vacation rentals in Fairbanks cost on average?

Last year, rentals in this destination had an annual average cost of around $229 per night.

What time of year offers, on average, the best vacation rental prices in Fairbanks?

If you want to save the maximum during your visit to Fairbanks, pack your bags and travel there in November ($186 per night on average), May ($204), or April ($207), to find the lowest prices for the whole year.

When are vacation rentals more expensive in Fairbanks?

Following the data observed last year, costs per night for accommodation here are usually higher, on average, during the months of October ($249), February ($248), and August ($245).

Is Fairbanks a good location for a last-minute getaway?

It is better to book your stay with plenty of time when visiting Fairbanks, as only 27% of our properties are usually available throughout the year.

What time of the year can I find more available vacation rentals?

The most available months are, on average, October (with an availability of 47%), September (45%), and November (38%), according to the trends observed in the prior year.

How many rentals does Holidu have in Fairbanks?

Holidu offers around 170 accommodations in Fairbanks from 2 different partners, so find the perfect type of accommodation you are looking for. You can count on us!

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