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Seal River Heritage Lodge

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Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Reviewed 21 November 2014

This is a very unique experience where we were able to see polar bears both right at the lodge and hiking through the surrounding area. We were there right before the bay froze and bears were preparing to head out on the ice. In addition we saw arctic hare, herds of caribou, snowy owl, a pack of wolves (in the...

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3Thank Gabrielle S
St Albans
Reviewed 20 November 2014

I've given 5 stars a (very) few times before, but I don't think I've been anywhere before when i couldn't think of a single negative thing to stay. It's undoubtedly very expensive, but when you consider the cost of getting guests, and all their supplies, there, it seems much more reasonable. And more importantly, you get something priceless for your...

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1Thank St_Albans_City
Reviewed 16 November 2014

There is no better place for an intimate look at life in the north than Churchill Wild's Seal River Lodge. From the star of the show ursus maritimus the great polar bear waiting on the coast of Hudson Bay for it to freeze to arctic fox, arctic hare and willow ptarmigan, wild life viewing opportunities at the Lodge abound. Whether...

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2Thank Barb C
Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 11 November 2014

Cool, crisp Arctic air, no city lights or crowds of people for miles upon miles. No road noise, just the quiet whispers of nature. Even the polar bears are unnoticed by the common ear as they slowly (or surprisingly quickly) hop out of the bushes and entice another bear playmate to spar. All this beauty can be found just steps...

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4Thank Th8nkfl_Colleen
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 19 October 2014

Ever thought of giving a polar bear an Eskimo kiss? The folks at Churchill Wild can show you how it’s done! We spent an exciting 10 days at Seal River Lodge and Schmok Lake Caribou Camp getting up close to polar bears, caribou and wolves. At the same time, we enjoyed the magnificent autumnal tundra and gourmet meals. As we...

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5Thank Mary S
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 16 October 2014

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 30 September 2014

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Johnstown, Colorado
Reviewed 29 September 2014

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Reviewed 28 September 2014

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Bournemouth
Reviewed 26 August 2014

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“Rooms are all very nice”
amadeusny, 2 Dec 2016 | Read review
“all rooms are great.”
johnhL9767DO, 21 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ask for room near the main lodge to be warmer :)”
IreneT28, 3 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Rooms are basic but warm and comfy, beds are big and really nice to sleep in.”
449MargaretS, 22 Nov 2015 | Read review
“Our rooms were assigned by lodge staff. It was very comfortable, large enough for all of our gear. Nice hot showers too!”
victoriacalling, 21 Nov 2015 | Read review
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