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Recent Alaska reviews

  • Perfect for Kodiak!

    "We spent a week here for work/fishing and it was a perfect stay. Plenty of room for our gear and to stretch out, kitchen was well outfitted, and only a couple minutes from town. We stayed at the best western for one night and were so pleased when we arrived here, it was like coming home. The freezer was perfect to freeze and keep our fish and the deck out back was good for grilling our catch as well as hanging waders etc to dry. The owner was great to work with and everything was smooth. If I come back to Kodiak this will be my go to spot, thanks again for a wonderful stay!!"
    Guest: Anonymous Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: September 3, 2014
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  • Alaskan Fireweed House is Fine

    "Great place to base out of while staying in Juneau. Room for 4 or 5 with very nice accommodations. Save a few bucks by taking advantage of the cooking facilities which include a grill on the deck. Even on the Summer Solstice, the trees lend a light dampening effect so sleeping is easy. Tty it, you'll like it."
    Guest: WESTERN Colorado Date of Stay: June 2014 Review Submitted: June 28, 2014
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  • Snacks not required

    "Captain Rob and Chef Christina, i must say we never dreamed the cooking would be so good,but it was excellent.seafood which was all fresh,and caught by us, dungeness crabs, spotted prawns, halibut, cod, salmon,topped off a wonderful experience, in the misty forjds wilderness. the captain knew where to go, what to use, and how to catch fish, the rest was up to us and we enjoyed every minute of it.the jet boat excursion into the wilderness,more bald eagles than we could count, bears lurking in the shadows, and salmon every where up that "secret river", was the highlight , but truthfully, every day was a highlight,"
    Guest: Big Chris Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: August 12, 2014
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  • Best spot on the island

    "We fell in love with Halibut Cove and this cabin! The view from this cabin is astounding. It has all the comforts you might want and more. We had an amazing time and can't stop thinking about when we'll return."
    Guest: Breean K. Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: August 16, 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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