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Complete Alaska Vacation Package-Cottage, Boat, Vehicle & More

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  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Adventure Alaska is a small family owned business. We opperate seven cottages as well as a tackle store on the property. We live on site in our own cottage. This means we are available to answer questions like 'How do you fillet a halibut' as well as give fishing or hunting info, weather reports ect. Adventure Alaska is not only a self guided opperation we also offer guided trips and day charters. We are located in Thorne Bay, a very small community on Prince of Wales Island but we do have a gas station and a grocery store. This means that though we have a remote location you dont need to import grocerys. Access to Thorne Bay is via floatplane or ferry only. This sepperates us from the crowded places that have fisherman lining the banks shoulder to shoulder. It is quite common to hit your favorite fishing hole and not see another person all day. Though our Island is remote it is large. The third largest in the USA. With many roads that can give you access to many lakes and streams.


Why the Owner Chose Prince of Wales Island:: We like the fact that we are remote yet still only a 30 minute floatplane flight from Ketchikan. (Ketchikan gets thousands of tourists a day.) Here on Prince of Wales we experience the authentic small-town life where there is only one grocery store and the locals wave at you when they pass. We enjoy the absence of hordes of people along the streams and rivers as we fish and the scenic grandeur of God’s creation that surrounds us.

The Unique Benefits of this Cottage:: Many of our guests often comment that we are living their dream! We don’t take it for granted that there is so much to do nearby. We enjoy stream fishing, boating, hiking with our kids and dog, spotting wildlife, exploring the shoreline, beachcombing and more. Often our business keeps us too busy to enjoy this beautiful place we live, yet all these things are only minutes away!

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Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 900 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Car Available
  • Car Included
  • Staff

Suitability

  • Events Allowed
  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only:

    No indoor smoking allowed...moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7

  • Bedroom 1: 1 double, 1 twin/ single

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  • Bedroom 2: 1 double, 1 twin/ single

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  • Each bedroom comes with a twin as well as a full bed, please remember, all linens are provided, and cottages are fully furnished, you will be in style with all the comforts of home. There is a pull out in the living room for extra space if needed....moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

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Other Amenities

  • Standard packages include vehicle, boat with GPS, chart plotters, depth finders, down-riggers, tackle shop, fishing poles, canoes, crab pots, shrimp pots, fish-packing facility, freezers. All fish will be boxed and strapped at the end of your stay. This is all included at no extra charge. Also available for an extra charge are: salt water charters, guided stream fishing and vacuum sealing of your catch. The cottage is fully furnished with all the comforts of home, full kitchen with crockery, linens, living area and TV with DVD player. Travelling by float plane to Prince of Wales Island, you will leave the crowds behind. We will be on the dock to greet you, give you an orientation and answer any questions you have about fishing, exploring and how to use your equipment. Come and find out why 90% of our guests return every year!...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Pool Table
  • Television:

    TV with DVD Player and a video library...moreless

  • Video Library

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Family

Attractions

  • Bay/Sound
  • Caves
  • Coin Laundry
  • Forests
  • Marina
  • Pond
  • Rain Forests
  • Restaurants
  • Waterfalls

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Laundromat

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Near The Ocean
  • Resort
  • Water View:

    Our location in Thorne Bay while not directly on the water still provides a water view from some but not all of our cottage porches, please see our site or call for details...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Hunting Big Game
  • Hunting Small Game
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Rafting
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Spelunking

Arrival Day

  • Friday

Dining

  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access:

    Internet available in our tackle store via hardwire & wireless, wireless goes out from there but does not reach all of our cottages, please call if this is a must have and we can make sure you get a cottage with good signal...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Computer Available:

    Courtesy computer with internet available for all guests to use in our tackle store...moreless

  • Free Long Distance
  • Gas Heating
  • Internet
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Area
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Mobile Phone:

    Cell service in Thorne Bay is great for Verizon, spotty for the other providers. Some of our guests have purchased tracfone's for their trip and had good success. They are cheap and readily available at Walmart...moreless

  • PC
  • Parking Off Street
  • Shampoo
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone:

    We have a courtesy phone with free long distance for all guests to use...moreless

  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet:

    available in most cottages, please call if this is a must have and we can make sure you get a cottage with good signal...moreless

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Catering Available:

    We have a common room that guests frequently cater meals into, this works great for larger groups (up to 14) meals can also be catered into your cottage if you prefer. Please call for details...moreless

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils:

    cooking, serving and table utensils, what you would expect in a complete kitchen...moreless

  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    This is not a kitchenette,we have full size appliances, Range, Refrigerator, coffee maker, microwave, dishes, pots and pans, silverware and more. Pretty much what you would expect in a complete kitchen....moreless

  • Microwave:

    Full Size...moreless

  • Oven
  • Refrigerator:

    Full size...moreless

  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Barbecue
  • Boat
  • Boat Dock
  • Boat With Paddles
  • Canoe
  • Deck / Patio:

    some decks are covered, some are not, some have a water view so do not, please see site for full details...moreless

  • Fish Cleaning Table
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Large Cooler
  • Motorboat
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Small Cooler
  • Wood Deck

Pool / Spa

  • Hot Tub
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
  • Shared Hot Tub:

    We have a hot tub on grounds located in a private setting on the forested portion of the property...moreless

 

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Base package rate for three people $400 per night (including cottage/boat/vehicle and more
Two-Bedroom Cottage Package: (Includes: 3 People, One Cottage, Boat, Vehicle) .. Jun 15-Aug 31 ........ $400/night; Apr-Jun 14, Sep-Oct .. $4850/night; this cottage can accommodate more then three additional travelers can stay at the rate of $50.00 per person per night.  We have other one and two bedroom cottage packages available for larger or smaller groups, please contact us for rates and details.
Note: Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice. Credit Cards Accepted: Visa/Master Card/Amex/Discover. Dates available: April-November

Note: Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.


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Calendar

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Location

Adventure Alaska is the perfect vacation for those who truly want to experience Alaska on their own schedule. This package includes not only your own cozy cottage, but also a vehicle, canoes and boat with 25hp motor, GPS, downriggers, hottub, tackle store and more. Here on our island in southeast Alaska, there are endless opportunities for fishing, sightseeing, hunting and more. Our remote location means that you will not have to contend with crowds of any sort while fishing or sightseeing. Having a package with both vehicle and boat is perfect for the self-guided island explorer. We have a total of seven cottages so we can accommodate large groups. Your hosts live in a separate cottage on the property and are always available to show you hot spots for fishing as well as how to take care of your catch once you bring it back. Your Salmon & Halibut will be safe in our walk in freezer and boxed for you for your return trip home. 85% of our guests come year after year, come find out why

Other Activities: boating, kayaking, wildlife viewing

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 1997

About the owner: We are a family of four married 14 years in Aug of 2011. We are always out for an adventure and enjoy the opportunities that this location offers. Get more current up to date things we are up to on our new facebook page adventure alaska southeast facebook and let us know what you think and see what others have said

Why the Owner Chose Thorne Bay:
We like the fact that we are remote yet still only a 30 minute floatplane flight from Ketchikan. (Ketchikan gets thousands of tourists a day.) Here on Prince of Wales we experience the authentic small-town life where there is only one grocery store and the locals wave at you when they pass. We enjoy the absence of hordes of people along the streams and rivers as we fish and the scenic grandeur of God’s creation that surrounds us.


Contact us

Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • Awesome halibut caught on our charter boat!

    Awesome halibut caught on our charter boat!

  • Sightseeing on the island includes watching black bears as they fish

    Sightseeing on the island includes watching black bears as they fish

  • comes with this skiff and a vehicle

    comes with this skiff and a vehicle

  • This 349# halibut will feed your family for a while!

    This 349# halibut will feed your family for a while!

  • Start your trip with the floatplane experience!

    Start your trip with the floatplane experience!

  • Consider an optional fully guided trip

    Consider an optional fully guided trip

  • Spring Stealhead fishing

    Spring Stealhead fishing

  • Nice king salmon caught in skiff!

    Nice king salmon caught in skiff!

  • Great day + great fish = great smile!

    Great day + great fish = great smile!

  • Relax after a hard day of fishing

    Relax after a hard day of fishing

  • Kitchen

    Kitchen

  • see you in 51 weeks!

    see you in 51 weeks!

  • Chrome Prince of Wales Native Steelhead

    Chrome Prince of Wales Native Steelhead

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Date last modified - Thursday, June 18, 2015

  • Reviews
  • Sleeps
    7
  • Bedrooms
    2
  • Bathrooms
    1
  • Property type
    Cottage
Owner
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within 24 hours
  • Response rate 100%
  • Calendar last updated 08/10/2010
Email owner

+1 9078283907
(Alaska, USA)

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