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Wild Alaska Inn at Glacier Bay

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Reviewed 1 September 2016

Ann and I stayed here several days. The area was remote yet within minutes of the airport, Glacier Bay, the ferry dock, and "downtown" Gustavus. We walked to a historical airplane crash site, saw a moose cow fairly close, went whale watching, took the tour of Glacier Bay, and were driven into town several times. Jan and Ela provided excellent...

Thank Gary H
Sitka, Alaska
Reviewed 15 August 2016

The name says it exactly. this remote southeast Alaska. A handbuilt homestead with full comforts and delightful hosts. We felt secure, welcome, safe and pampered. Whales and glaciers are around every corner and your hosts will make sure you find them. It is a trip to get here so plan no less thna two nights if you are from Southeast...

Boise, Idaho
Reviewed 12 August 2016

I wished we lived next door to this couple! They were marvelous hosts and created a warm inviting atmosphere for us in their home. They seem to attract other friendly likable people because the other guests were also easy to be with. Jan, who is a jack of all trades, was at the airport to meet us and was our...

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Reviewed 30 July 2016

The hosts were very friendly and knowledgeable. They offered a dinner meal, which was incredible, and it was for a competitive price. There was free use of bicycles to help you get around and they had great insight of the area and venues. The only downside are the beds...loud and not very comfortable. Still, it is well worth the intimate...

1Thank John P
Bozeman, Montana
Reviewed 13 July 2016

We really enjoyed our 4 night stay at Wild Alaska Inn. Our room was comfortable and clean, the food was delicious, and the hosts - Jan and Ela - were delightful. Providing transportation to/from airport and ferry, plus bikes made it really easy to get around without a car.

Thank MacElliott
Reviewed 1 July 2016

Jan & Ela were excellent hosts during our two-day stay in their lovely hand-crafted home. Our room was large, scrupulously clean, and reasonably priced with comfortable beds and pillows. Public space was friendly and accommodating as well. We were treated to fabulous breakfasts of french toast/pancakes with fresh fruit, eggs, bacon, maple or homemade birch syrup, fresh preserves, juice, coffee,...

Thank 163marthah
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 June 2016

After several days of sea kayaking out in Glacier Bay very early in the 2016 season, I sorely needed somewhere warm, comfortable and quiet to rest and clean up for a few days. Wild Alaska Inn came to my rescue! I was overwhelmed by the kindness and hospitality of the owners Jan and Ela and regretted that I had to...

1Thank Julie S
San Mateo, California
Reviewed 22 June 2016

My only regret is not being able to stay longer! A wonderful family run place that felt more like staying with a friend. The guest accommodations were clean and comfortable and well priced. They have bikes you can borrow. Jan is a great cook, and whipped up a fantastic dinner for my fellow guests.I'm a vegetarian, and didn't make dinner...

Thank DDugong
Reviewed 12 June 2016

Breakfast was wonderful, family very nice, and room clean and comfortable. Also purchased a supper meal which was amazing. We borrowed bikes to visit Glacier Bay as well, free shuttle from ferry, would recommend

Thank Cheryl p
Reviewed 24 September 2015

We enjoyed very much our several days here last year. The hosts, Jan and Ela, were a very nice and and welcoming couple who shared readily their knowledge and love of this beautiful area. Besides, their life experience is also very interesting and the subject of lively discussions around the dinner table. Last but not least, the food is plentiful...

Thank lhp2

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Wild Alaska Inn cedar house is located in lovely little town of Gustavus/Glacier Bay, Alaska -One of the most beautiful spots in the entire state, and a perfect gateway to Glacier Bay National Park.Enjoy Wild Alaska's free service that helps you arrange outdoor adventures of your choice: whale-watching, Glacier Bay Tour, sport fishing, hiking, bird watching, photography, and kayaking that are available nearby. This small family run business would like to provide you with the best, warm, friendly service at competitive prices.. Included in price is Airport/Ferry pick up and drop off.Hot breakfast is included at no extra charge for guests.Also free wireless, free parking and free use of bicycles.After busy day of adventures and activities you can warm up by the fire place, rest and enjoy home cooking during your stay at cozy Wild Alaska Inn.This charming wooden house in Gustavus, Alaska is 0.3 Miles to Wild Alaska Charters and also is the closest Inn to the Glacier Bay National Park. ... more   less 

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Address: 1 Mountain VIew Road, Glacier Bay, Gustavus, AK 99826
Region: United States > Alaska > Gustavus
Price Range: RM589 - RM709 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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 of 5 bubbles D1921KVjohnp, 29 Jul 2016 | Read review
“The room we stayed in is the only one with a private bath, so I would recommend that room. It's on the main floor, right off of the living area. It also has a quasi private deck.”
 of 5 bubbles Q7411TPmarkb, 5 Jul 2015 | Read review
“le stanze al piano terra sono 2 :la piu' grande ha anche il bagno all'interno l'altra purtroppo ha un bagno in comune e questo e' l'unico neo trovato in questo B/B anche perché per recarsi devi attraversare il salotto. le stanze al piano superiore sono 3 e tutte dividono un unico bagno in comune. quindi se disponibile,quella con il bagno e' la camera consigliata anche perché molto spaziosa.Noi eravamo in 6 e solo 2 di noi hanno avuto questo privilegio !!”
 of 5 bubbles gloriab324, 8 Oct 2014 | Read review
“Not all bedrooms have en suite bathrooms. If this is important ask ahead of time.”
 of 5 bubbles SOAPLADY071008, 31 Aug 2014 | Read review
“The only room with a private bath is the one with the queen size bed (it also has a single bed in it). Although I did not hear any complaints from people sharing a bath as to the inconvenience.”
  • Queen Bed with Private Bath
 of 5 bubbles TravellingFloyd, 29 Jun 2014 | Read review
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