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Recent Alaska reviews

  • Great stay

    "I had to travel to Wasilla for work. It was suggested that I stay in a cabin or a bed and breakfast because of the lack of quality hotels and I was provided some recommendations. I always stay in hotels when I travel for work and so this was a new experience and I was a little uncertain. I chose to stay at the Bear Bungalow and it is one the best lodging experiences I have ever had. The cabin was very comfortable and very accommodating. Even though I did not use it much the kitchen was well-stocked with everything you would need. The cabin view off the back deck was amazing. The owners were very accessible/helpful by phone and answered all my questions. I think I enjoyed the cabin so much because of how much it felt like being in a home. If you are going to be in or around Wasilla you need to stay here, you won't be disappointed, in fact you will be pleasantly surprised just like I was. If I get the pleasure of going back to Alaska I would want to stay here again and again!"
    Guest: Tim Date of Stay: March 2014 Review Submitted: May 11, 2014
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  • Beautiful Cabin and View

    "We loved the cabin and wished we were staying longer so much more than pics show. We went for my cousin's wedding at Settler's Bay Lodge and wished we had more time to enjoy everything offered with the cabin. Kathryn was helpful and also brought me things I forgot to do the hair before the wedding(dryer and rollers). Our daughter loved the cabin too and already said we are going back. Location seemed centralized too for all the places we went while there."
    Guest: Vianney M. Date of Stay: July 2014 Review Submitted: August 12, 2014
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  • Greatest Experience

    "We had the most wonderful time here. Mostly due to Rocky's homey condo and his gracious help and kindness. He made sure we were well provided for and had info on all kinds of things to do in Alaska. We had originally rented a car but canceled since we found no need for it. Visitors center was a block away. Short taxi to Fred Myer got us our groceries (condo was already well stocked and very homey!) Transportation to zoo, cruises,, etc., was just outside the front door and tour office just out the front door! Great places to eat and just walk to with a great jazz band at one of the Sat/Sun festivals just outside the door. Condo was clean, safe and well maintained. Our trip would have been a great trip but Rocky's help and genuine hospitality was the icing on the cake. Sorry he doesn't have more condos to rent out. He was a very big part of our trip and hope to stay in touch with him. Let him know if he's ever around our place, please let us know. Would be honored to have him as our GUEST!"
    Guest: Diann V. Date of Stay: May 2014 Review Submitted: June 13, 2014
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  • Great location in Seward

    "We certainly enjoyed our stay at Harbor Lights Condo. It is the perfect location in Seward, within walking distance to most everything, or just a short drive. It's fun being right in the harbor, my husband really enjoyed talking to all of the fisherman trying to catch Coho in the nearby stream. The morning views of the harbor and mountains were spectacular. The condo is clean and well maintained and had everything we needed. The kitchen is large and well-equipped and the gas grill convenient. The owners are on-sight and very helpful. As others have mentioned, the condo is three stories, so those that might have trouble negotiating stairs may want the heads up. Also, the upstairs bedroom has a large window type opening that overlooks the living room. There are shutters on the window, but sound does travel. It didn't bother us, but romantic getaways should consider themselves forewarned..lol."
    Guest: Laura T. Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: September 21, 2014
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Alaska Travel Tips

Getting to Alaska Vacation Rentals

Most people will fly to Alaska; the primary airport hub is in Anchorage. During the summer months, there are direct daily flights between Anchorage and other major United States cities such as Denver, Minneapolis St. Paul, Portland, Salt Lake City, Dallas Ft. Worth, Atlanta, Seattle and San Francisco. From Canada, there are frequent flights from Vancouver and Toronto. Alaska is popular vacation destination for travelers from Europe and the Far East. There are regular commercial flights from Japan, Hong Kong, Singapore, and also Frankfurt in Germany. From Anchorage, you can get domestic flights to your destination.

Sometimes if the area you are visiting is more remote, you will need to travel by seaplane or ferry to get there. The road and rail network in Alaska is limited by the rugged glacial terrain but still provides good access to most major towns and tourist attractions. Alaska is a destination where it is helpful to have some time to spare. The landscapes are so beautiful that it is sometimes worth taking the time to enjoy rather than rushing from place to place.

Activities and Attractions at Alaska Cabins

Alaska is an adventure and outdoor haven which may be surprising to some, considering the cold climate the state experiences. In both summer and winter, there are a host of great activities that can keep you occupied on your travels. Wherever you go, you will want to take your camera with you to capture the action and great scenery. Some of the great winter attractions are the Northern Lights and the Aurora Borealis. This natural light phenomenon is amazing to see. Alaska has a number of top-quality ski resorts that offer downhill and cross country skiing. Many have snowboarding terrain parks and fun ski schools for kids. Snowmobiles are commonly used to get around in the winter months. It is a popular sport too.

The more traditional way to explore the countryside is by dog sledding. The dogs are superbly trained and exceptionally fast. This is an amazing experience. There are several places in Alaska where you can go whitewater rafting on grade IV and V rapids. Be prepared for the ride of your life on the churning white waters. For paddlers, there are many kayaking opportunities. You can also test your skills in the white waters or opt for something a little more leisurely up the fjords or along the coast. In season, you can experience amazing whale, dolphin and orca sightings and get up close to these magnificent creatures of the sea. There are endless hiking opportunities in Alaska. Serious mountaineers travel to Alaska each year to conquer Denali which is North America’s tallest peak. Alaska also has a rich gold mining history and many of the museums tell tales of the early gold pioneers.

Home Comforts at Alaska Lodging

When you visit a destination as beautiful as Alaska, you won’t be spending much time in your accommodation facilities. When you do return at the end of a day, it is nice to feel at home in your surroundings. Vacation homes offer the benefit of privacy and having your own lounge to relax in at the end of a busy day. Relax in front of a roaring fireplace with a guidebook and brochures to plan the next day’s activities.

Visitors to Alaska

Alaska attracts a wide range of visitors. Some come simply to enjoy the beautiful natural scenery and wildlife viewing. Others come to participate in as many outdoor adventures as possible. Still others come to learn about the rich gold mining and pioneering history that Alaska has.

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