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Wild Alaska Inn at Glacier Bay

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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.
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Free Parking
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Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Gustavus Airport2 mi
Excursion Inlet Seaplane Base Airport11 mi
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All reviews great hosts crepes other guests wonderful place private bath glacier bay home made accommodating hosts great stories sablefish look forward to going back bad weather breakfast was delicious bed was comfortable humpback whales blueberries enjoyed our stay
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Reviewed 20 September 2018

We stayed downstairs in the queen bedroom with private bath in August of this year. Our accommodations were so clean and well-appointed. The bed was super cozy and comfortable. Jan and Ela are so gracious, welcoming, and interesting. The meals--breakfast and dinner--were fresh and delcious...More

Date of stay: August 2018
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Reviewed 6 September 2018

Due to bad weather our flight from Glacier Bay to Anchorage was canceled. My friends and I stayed at Wild Alaska Inn hosted by Jan and Ela. It is a wonderful place. The fireplace is very warm for a raining day. Jan and Ela are...More

Date of stay: August 2018
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Response from Ela K, Manager at Wild Alaska Inn at Glacier BayResponded 7 September 2018

Thank you kindly for your review. Glad we could help with your travel plans. it was pleasure to have you as Guests staying with us. Please visit us next time you are in Alaska. Jan

Reviewed 6 September 2018

We randomly called taxi at Gustavus airport, Jan answered. “Heavy rain now? Don’t worry meet me outside. Stay warm inside”. As we were passing through Gustavus, we saw no obvious signs of any restaurant or lodging services. Jan said “we had B & B, you...More

Date of stay: August 2018
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Response from Ela K, Owner at Wild Alaska Inn at Glacier BayResponded 9 September 2018

Thank you Xiaoman for your kind review. We are so Glad that we met, your kayaking adventure in Glacier Bay was a success, and we could have you as Guests, thank you for your kind words about my cooking skills. Its the fish! , not...More

Reviewed 26 August 2018

Glacier Bay is an unforgettably beautiful place to visit! The Wild Alaska Inn is suitably rustic, with beautiful woodwork and a warm fireplace. The family is kind and welcoming. The host is a whale watcher captain with 20 years of experience. He helped us to...More

Date of stay: August 2018
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Response from Ela K, Owner at Wild Alaska Inn at Glacier BayResponded 28 August 2018

Thank you kindly for your review. as you mentioned about our experience whale watching, I shall say, that it is nothing comparing to your experience with breaching humpback next to the boat. I even saw that again on national news. something for sure to remember...More

Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

Jon and Ela are very friendly, helpful couple. They are also wonderful books. The sablefish they cooked for us was the best fish dinner on ever had. Jon is a photographer, sailer, as well as an excellent engineer. He told us amazing stories about his...More

Date of stay: August 2018
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Response from Ela K, Owner at Wild Alaska Inn at Glacier BayResponded 28 August 2018

Thank you Emily for your kind review, we enjoyed your visit very much, please come back, best regards, JAn

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8 August 2016|
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Around $35 at Wild Alaska Inn with fresh salmon or halibut, salad, side dish, dessert, coffee, fresh made bread. Everything was fresh, beautifully prepared, and delicious! We thought it was a good value. We didn't explore... More
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Carrol V
29 January 2016|
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Response from stltraveler_7 | Reviewed this property |
You will need to e-mail the hosts at the Inn: Jan and Ela Kunat jekunat at gmail I had Ella book the forestry service all day tour of the bay for us - I used my MC. She will drive you to the park and pick you up for a... More
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Cheryl p
14 January 2016|
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Response from stltraveler_7 | Reviewed this property |
Greetings, We took the Glacier Bay tour through the National Park Service. Since we stayed at Wild Alaska Inn, Jan and Ella did this for us, and drove us to the park [I believe they are now charging $7/per person for the... More
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"They're all the same"
D1921KVjohnp
29 Jul 2016
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"The room we stayed in is the only one with a private bath, so I would recommend that room. It's on the..."
Q7411TPmarkb
5 Jul 2015
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"le stanze al piano terra sono 2 :la piu' grande ha anche il bagno all'interno l'altra..."
gloriab324
8 Oct 2014
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"Not all bedrooms have en suite bathrooms. If this is important ask ahead of time."
SOAPLADY071008
31 Aug 2014
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PRICE RANGE
US$143 - US$144 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
United StatesAlaskaGustavus
NUMBER OF ROOMS
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