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Inuvik, Canada
Reviewed 16 August 2013

Forgot my foamy or I would have camped in the car. Should have anyways for how comfortable the bed was. I stayed here a month ago and the room was much better and more comfortable. Maybe don't stay in the annex on the bottom? Convenient location to walk home from the bar

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Flagstaff, Arizona
Reviewed 4 August 2013

The staff here are very friendly and helpful. Someone picked me up at the tiny airport and they stored my luggage until the afternoon when I could check in. You can walk everywhere in Haines from this location. The rooms are pretty old, but you know what, it's reasonably priced and it's clean and for a traveler on a budget,...

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Astoria, Oregon
Reviewed 16 July 2013

Their ad states "The Captain's Choice Motel is one of Alaska's finest motels" NOWAY ! it's old and out dated so much so that the furniture is falling apart. Don't lean on a table the top will literately fall off.The chairs are worn and badly stained. I felt so gross the 4 days we were there that I slept in...

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Shropshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 July 2013

This was, by far, the worst place we stayed in 4 weeks in Alaska.Our room loooked out at a snow bulldozer and a large refuse bin.I asked to be moved from this dull and dingy room and was told that no other room was available despite our booking having been made several months previously.The young woman on reception chastised me...

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Eagle River, Alaska
Reviewed 6 May 2013

I travel to Haines frequently and always try to stay at the Captains Choice. The staff is friendly and willing to help out with whatever they can. They offer free shuttle rides to and from the airport and ferry terminal at any time of the day or night. The hotel has a simple free breakfast with bagels and pastries. Wireless...

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Nanaimo B.C.
Reviewed 7 April 2013

First off, if you have an extra two days or so while traveling the Alcan to Alaska make sure you make the drive from Haines Junction, Yukon to Haines Alaska on the Haines highway 3/7. This road meanders along through the Yukon, BC and then into Alaska, high up in the mountains, skirting along Kluane National Park. High mountain passes...

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Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 18 February 2013

We spent 2 nights here as part of a 10 day trip around the Inside Passage. There aren't many options in Haines and, being September, there aren't many bargains to be had in Alaska. One of the main reasons we picked this hotel was the fact that they will shuttle you to and from the hotel. We flew into the...

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Chesapeake Beach, Maryland
Reviewed 28 January 2013

We stayed here from January 25-28, 2013. We had a hellacious drive from Fairbanks (ran into te ditch, lost our reaerve gas cans, lost our over head luggae carrier, deove theough the winter storm, and our battery was dead the next morning at the hotel) and picked this hotel, because it was pet friendly. We have a chiweenie, but a...

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GRAND ISLAND
Reviewed 12 January 2013

this was an absolutely marvelous visit to a place and a town that just make you feel at home... accommodations rustic and maybe even, admittedly a bit shopworn, but that's all the part of the charm, and what better than a fresh plate of local smoked fish put out as "lagniappe" in the morning... we were fortunate enough to stay...

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San Diego, California
Reviewed 27 November 2012

Fogcutter, Pioneer, cap choice that's the rounds in Haines. Stayed here while travelling through southeast, friendly staff, nice lounge about like a motel 6, other than the friendly staff. Once again flew in on Wings of Alaska ;) @mamabear

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
Internet
  • Paid Internet
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Captain's Choice Motel is one of Alaska's finest motels. Located in magnificent Haines, Alaska, our motel enjoys fantastic panoramic views of the ocean water of the Lynn Fjord, North America's longest fjord. Our beautiful rooms are luxurious, quiet and very comfortable. The panoramic views of the Lynn Fjord, Portage Cove with its small boat harbor, Fort Seward and the dramatic backdrop of the Cathedral Peaks will make a lasting impression. Our motel is AAA recommended. It is centrally located in Haines, within walking distance from all shopping and dining facilities. The Captain's Choice is pet friendly! Complimentary Continental Breakfast. CAPTAIN'S LOUNGE open daily at 5pm. Standard rooms: single, double, twin, triple, quad. Ocean view rooms with balcony: double and triple. Suites: ocean view or two rooms. Wi-Fi Access for a small fee Message center, photocopy and fax available. Up to 25 Person Facility for Meetings. Tour Arrangments Rental car fleet-UNLIMITED MILES Restaurants within walking distance ... more   less 

Additional Information about Captain's Choice Motel

Address: 108 Second Ave. N, Box 392, Haines, AK 99827
Region: United States > Alaska > Haines
Price Range: RM691 - RM779 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Captain's Choice Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 40
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Also Known As:
Captain`s Choice Hotel Haines
Choice Hotel Captains
Choice Hotel Haines
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“Request a room toward the back of the property so as to see the ocean best and to park off the main road.”
cbearlover18, 29 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Ask for an ocean view room.”
sgrundy55ply, 24 Jul 2016 | Read review
“make sure you get a good view to the South.”
MartinWJohnson, 6 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Wifi available for a fee”
Mnsightseer, 23 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Don't expect too much and it will be fine. Clean and comfortable.”
herleyberley, 30 Aug 2015 | Read review
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