Grande Denali Lodge & Denali Bluffs Hotel

Exciting Summer Work at the gateway to Denali National Park


Are you looking for an exciting summer job in Alaska? If you like working with people and delivering great customer service, we need you on our team! We are always recruiting for enthusiastic, dedicated employees to work at the Grande Denali Lodge and the Denali Bluffs Hotel for our summer operations. Positions are available for front desk, housekeeping, food & beverage services and more. Come join our team!


Experience the rugged wilderness of Denali National Park and enjoy the adventure of a lifetime! Hike the tundra of Denali, raft the rushing whitewater of the Nenana River, or take a flight seeing tour over Mt. McKinley, North America's tallest peak. Alaska's long summer days are an adventurer's paradise; finish your work day and still have time to hike, fish, and spend time with new found friends. Don't miss this opportunity to be part of this exciting wilderness experience apply today!

Grande Denali Lodge

The Grande Denali Lodge is located just north of the entrance to Denali National Park. Perched atop a mountain, it overlooks the Denali Valley and offers guests an exceptional Alaska adventure while providing a fun and rewarding summer for staff.

The Denali Bluffs Hotel is nestled on the slopes of Sugarloaf Mountain and is just steps away from your Denali experience.

We're open mid May - mid September.

Our Jobs

  • Front Desk Staff
  • Housekeeping and Laundry Staff
  • Night Auditors
  • Servers
  • Bussers
  • Baristas
  • Hosts
  • Line Cooks
  • Prep Cooks
  • Dishwashers
  • Bell Staff
  • Maintenance
  • Security
  • Managers

Click here to view our current openings.

Denali Bluffs View

Our Ideal Candidate

We are looking for individuals who are excited about Alaska and Hospitality. We are excited to share all that the Denali Grande Lodge and the Denali Bluffs hotel has to offer.

Room and Board

Dormitory style employee housing is available to our Denali-based employees at a reasonable cost. Room charges are based on double occupancy. Discount meal programs and laundry facilities are available on-site for employees assigned to both the Grande Denali Lodge and the Denali Bluffs Hotel. Our meal plan includes 3 meals daily. RV sites are available in the area. Employee housing is within walking and biking distance of both properties.

Employee Perks

Along with all the beautiful things Alaska has to offer, discounts with tour and adventure affiliates for activities and services such as rafting, kayaking, Park tours, food and gifts are also available.

Grande Denali Lodge lobby

Getting Here and Getting Around

Anchorage International and Fairbanks International airports provide easy access to Alaska and the Denali National Park. Once you arrive in either Anchorage or Fairbanks, Denali National Park and your work location are reached via highway by either “The Park Connection” motor coach, or by car. The drive is 4 hours north if originating in Anchorage, or 2 hours south if originating in Fairbanks. Denali can also be reached via the road system from the Continental US through Canada. Please check all border crossing requirements for entering Canada, as well as for returning back into the United States. Once at Denali, shuttle service is available between our hotels and the Park, and the Park “Gulch” shopping & eating area.

Denali Park Shuttle

For Fun

For your leisure hours, enjoy outdoor activities such as camping, hiking, fishing, river rafting, kayaking, wildlife viewing, horseback riding and more – all easily accessible. A variety of restaurants, bars, gift and craft shops are also available for leisure enjoyment.

View at the Lodge

How to Apply

Begin your on-line application process by clicking on the "Apply Now" link.

Alaska owned & operated by Old Harbor Native Corporation.

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Season: Spring and Summer

Housing: Dorms and RV Spaces

Staff Size: 170

Age Requirement: Must be 21 years of age or older to live in housing. We will hire staff from ages 16-20, but they cannot live in company housing.

Location: Alaska