$1,900,000
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Listed by: Shawn Evans

Phone: 907-456-6008

Mobile: 907-378-4791

Fax: 907-456-6474

Info: Shawn has been with
Alaska Commercial Properties, Inc. for over 10 years. Specializing in Commercial Sales & Leasing

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Address: 101 Kennicott
City: McCarthy
State: AK
Zip: 99566
Country: United States
Neighborhood: Wrangell - St. Elias National Park
Price: $1,900,000
Beds: 30
Baths: 11
Floors: 2
Year Built: 1923
Annual Property Tax: 0
Status: Active
Full Description: ***THIS OPERATES AS 2 SEPARATE HOTELS***
About Ma Johnson’s Historic Hotel
Ma Johnson’s Historic Hotel – a living museum. Pete and Ma Johnson were real characters who had McCarthy’s first hotel. It burnt to the ground in 1921. They worked and rebuilt it and in August 1923 it reopened. The thriving community needed a boarding house more than a hotel. After the copper mines closed the venerable, old hotel sat dormant for most of the next 25 years. Today, guests enjoy an authentic throwback to pioneer days.

As a wonderfully restored living museum, everything that looks 100 years old is from the heyday of McCarthy. Today’s biggest travel trend is searching and satisfying the need for an authentic experience. Our guests find what they are searching for: an authentic Alaska bush community experience.

About Lancaster’s Backpacker Hotel
Lancaster’s Backpacker hotel is a budget hostel style accommodation in downtown McCarthy, with private rooms for 1 – 4 guests. Centrally located in downtown McCarthy, Lancaster's allows us to house budget minded travelers who prefer not to camp. McCarthy is steeped in adventure travel and it makes sense to cater to a young crowd.


Home Features
  • Hardwood Floors
  • Patio/Deck
  • Washer/Dryer


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