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    Drifter's Lodge

    18404 Sterling Hwy, Cooper Landing, AK 99572-9723
    (928) 248-2115
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    • Excellent90%
    • Very good6%
    • Average3%
    • Poor0%
    • Terrible1%
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    “fish” (44 reviews)
    “fire pit” (19 reviews)
    “kenai river” (54 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    11 - 15 of 177 reviews

    Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

    Excellent service, clean with views. A campfire in the evening right above the river and private cabins with kitchenettes. Many guides out of this outfit with half and full day options. Continental breakfast and coffee is ready to go early

    Thank Dr_Veritas
    Response from steveatdrifterslodge, Guest Relations Manager at Drifter's LodgeResponded 10 November 2017

    Thank you so much for the great review. We strive to make Drifters Lodge a place that we would enjoy going to and your review let's us know that we are achieving our goal.

    Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

    We spent another wonderful weekend with Drifters Lodge. This was our third time here and one of the best yet. We've taken a large group raft trip and two fishing trips with this outfit in the last few years and highly recommend either/both. This time...More

    Thank Julie M
    Response from steveatdrifterslodge, Guest Relations Manager at Drifter's LodgeResponded 10 November 2017

    Thank you for the great review. We especially love to get reviews from our repeat customers as it shows that we are acomplishing our goals to make your time with us enjoyable. We look forward to your next visit.

    Reviewed 21 September 2017

    Our guide was fantastic and worked really hard for us so we could catch fish. Not every day can be like the one we had, but I wish they could! Austen did great, he was the only guide on the river that wasn't using an...More

    Thank bhfrank2017
    Response from steveatdrifterslodge, Guest Relations Manager at Drifter's LodgeResponded 10 November 2017

    Thank you for the wonderful review. We are very glad that you had such a great day of fishing with Austen and that our staff assisted you so well. We look forward to your next fishing trip with us.

    Reviewed 4 September 2017

    Incredible staff top to bottom. We stayed in the Russian House. Very nice and comfortable and GREAT views. Fishing and rafting were incredible with outstanding guides. 5 star service. Great expanded continental breakfast in the morning and if they provide you lunch for your excursion...More

    Thank Barbara S
    Response from steveatdrifterslodge, Guest Relations Manager at Drifter's LodgeResponded 10 November 2017

    Wow what a great review. Thank you so much for the kind words. It sounds like we were able to make your time with us a success. Please let us know if we can further assist you in the future. Have a great day.

    Reviewed 4 September 2017

    The lodge is easy to find and right by the glorious Kenai River. We had a splendid trip down the river with the helpful if slightly garrulous Tommy (a young, helpful guy). There's a self-service breakfast with the usual array of stodgy foodstuffs (hello buns...More

    Thank boavisa
    Response from Drifters907, Guest Relations Manager at Drifter's LodgeResponded 8 December 2017

    Thank you, Tommy is one of those amazing human beings. We have more than our share of staff that you could call, “one in a million” pretty darn lucky. Drifters Breakfast we will put more effort into our continental breakfast in 2018 The Campfire is...More

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    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Breakfast included
    • Airport Transportation
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 11
    • Location
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    • Alaska >
    • Cooper Landing
    • Also Known As
    • Kenai River Drifters Hotel Cooper Landing
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    Pool & Beach (13)
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    Family and Play Areas (14)
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    Room Tips
    "Bunk house is very nice with a large, fully equipped kitchen."
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    "The Lodge was fully booked, however everyone we encountered told us that they would stay again."
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    "Excellent location in Cooper Landing."
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    "A smart way to save money AND enjoy great views is to book a room in the large, family building, instead of a..."
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