Rent Your Vacation Home or Condo in Girdwood, Alaska

As Alaska continues to experience rapid growth, so does the demand for short-term rental accommodations in Girdwood. With visitors coming from all over the world to enjoy the beauty of Alaska, short-term rentals provide a convenient way for locals to earn extra income. While short-term rentals can be a lucrative business opportunity, it is important to do your research first. There are many factors that can affect your short-term rental property’s success, including location, amenities, and availability. By taking these factors into account, you can increase the likelihood that your property will attract guests looking for a memorable vacation experience.

When partnering with RedAwning for your property management needs, we can make sure your Girdwood rental is set up correctly and ready to generate the most amount of revenue possible per stay.

Current Vacation Rental Trends in Girdwood

During the month of November, Girdwood is projected to generate over $269/night for a 2 bedroom vacation rental, on average! There were 263 vacation active rental properties in Girdwood.  251 are renting the entire place, and 12 are shared rooms.  On average, during the month of November 2023, each vacation rental property in Girdwood is booked 36% of the time, and most hosts are projected to generate $2,518 or more during the month of November! See how much you could earn with our free vacation rental income calculator.

$269.00 Per Night*


35% Occupied*


$2,518.00 Per Month*

* Based on the median average of all vacation rentals in the Girdwood area.
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Successful short-term vacation rentals in Girdwood, Alaska

With the positive vacation rental trends in Girdwood, Alaska, we have seen an increase in tourists looking for short-term rentals. When you are choosing to offer your home as a short-term rental, there are certain things to keep in mind. First and foremost is that you need to make sure you have a valid license. If you do not, it could result in fines or even jail time if someone gets hurt on your property. You also want to be sure that you check all the health codes for any potentially hazardous items such as food products and medication. And finally, make sure to check with the local fire department about permits if you plan on smoking or using open flames during your stay. While there are certainly some risks involved with offering your home as a short-term rental, there are many benefits as well. For starters, it is a great way to earn extra income. And secondly, it can be good for the environment by reducing overcrowding at hotels and resorts. And lastly, it can be fun for people who love being around other people and enjoy interacting with new cultures and ideas.

Positive vacation rental trends in Girdwood, Alaska when you considering renting out your Girdwood home as a short-term rental include: Girdwood has a wide range of activities to keep tourists occupied and happy. From whale watching tours in Juneau to dog sledding in Anchorage, the town is great for a day trip. If you're looking for something more active, there's also kayaking, mountain biking and hiking available. For those wanting to get away from it all, there are plenty of opportunities to do so - whether it's going on a cruise around the Inside Passage or taking in some nearby scenery like Denali National Park or Mount McKinley. Pets are allowed if they are on a leash and clean up after themselves.

RedAwning takes the guess-work out of Girdwood property management, and we work with you to ensure your Girdwood short-term rental is set up perfectly to attract guests and maximize your rental revenue, from day-one.

See how much your Girdwood vacation rental could earn:

Revenue Projections for Vacation Rentals in Girdwood, Alaska during December, 2023

Based on a 2 bedroom, which is the most common Girdwood vacation rental home size, we've come up with an estimated rental amount you could charge per night and how much demand there is for each day in December. Higher bars below can command higher prices, if your Girdwood vacation rental is available during these days.

Average Daily Price & Percent Occupied Next Month In Girdwood

Note: These averages are based on a 2 bedroom home in Girdwood. If you'd like to find out how much revenue your home could make by providing the number of bedrooms and specifics about your vacation rental, please try our  free vacation rental calculator and/or speak with one of our vacation rental experts about your vacation home, condo or unique vacation rental experience.

Interested in learning how you can maximize your vacation rental revenue in Girdwood, Alaska?

If you are a speculative home buyer or have another home in Alaska, check out our other Alaska Vacation Rental Management reports in AnchorageFairbanksJuneauHomerKenai PeninsulaSeldoviaPalmerWasilla,  and Cordova, Alaska or view all of our vacation rental market reports

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