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Alaska's Ridgewood Wilderness Lodge

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Kenai, Alaska
Reviewed 8 November 2016

My husband and I are residents of Kenai, AK. A friend had recommended Ridgewood Wilderness Lodge in Halibut Cove for a quick and accessible weekend away. I had never been there before. From the initial boat ride over to the return trip back to Homer, our trip was well worth it! We went in February so I wasn't quite sure...

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Islamorada, Florida
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Our stay with the Sidelingers was a highlight of our three-week trip to Alaska. They all made us feel like a part of their family. We were fascinated by their knowledge of the area and the state coming from having moved here 40 years ago. Kevin treated us to a great hike on our first afternoon. We were in awe...

Thank SeaFree
Reviewed 16 October 2016

Waking up early, getting a cup of coffee and sitting out on the deck in the still morning air able to hear whales breathe and breach was one thing my wife will never forget. The lodge built by Sidelingers, is beautiful, in the midst of the wilderness, you can walk from extreme comfort into home of bear, sea lions, otters,...

Thank Brian P
Colorado Springs, Colorado
Reviewed 6 October 2016

From our first phone call to the Ridgewood Lodge to our last goodbyes on the dock after our stay, the Sidelingers made every effort to make our trip special...and it was! The pictures on the website don't do justice to the beauty of the lodge and the panoramic views of Halibut Cove and Katechmak Bay. This is a family owned...

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Texarkana, Texas
Reviewed 28 September 2016

We had the most wonderful time and marriage ceremony at Ridgewood Wilderness Lodge. Kevin and Lucinda made us feel like family from the time we arrived. The lodge is beautiful and they are amazing hosts. Lucinda's homemade blueberry cheesecake was so delicious and most of all their company was enjoyable. If you are looking for a wonderful place to stay...

Thank pgill2016
Louisville, Kentucky
Reviewed 15 September 2016

This is not a lodge but someone's personal home and the bedrooms are in that home. Bedrooms are small with nowhere to put clothes so we lived out of our suitcases while here.We had to remove all shoes in the hallway upstairs before we could enter our bedrooms so they could keep the carpet new. Bathrooms also very small and...

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Sacramento, California
Reviewed 24 June 2016

My wife and I stayed at the Ridgewood Lodge and were blown away by the location, the lodge itself and our warm and welcoming hosts. Kevin and Lucinda and Bowman and Jess were amazing and we felt like family from day 1! We are already planning our return trip. The food was exceptional, the lodge is stunning (and made completely...

1Thank MonachusBellator
Bern, Switzerland
Reviewed 7 January 2016

We passed a great time in the Ridgewood Wilderness Lodge. Kevin constructed their wonderful house himself. It became a very nice lodge in the middle of wonderful nature. We liked the good food, the interesting outdoor activities and the perfect service.

Thank andreas_traveler
Los Gatos, California
Reviewed 19 November 2015

Our family's stay at the Ridgewood Lodge was the highlight of our Alaskan vacation. The Sidelinger family who runs the lodge provides a perfect blend of relaxation and adventure. They work hard to take care of everything you may need, from the delicious meals to the customized wilderness treks. Everything is taken care of with love and a smile. The...

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Carlsbad Cal
Reviewed 5 October 2015

Heaven on Earth! The Ridgewood Inn was not only the four best days of my 10 day Alaska vacation, but four of the best days of my life (and I have travelled to many parts of the world on a variety of different wonderful vacations). 1) The VIEWS and SCENERY – Absolutely breathtaking!! Majestic mountains with snowcaps in the background,...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Soak up the Alaskan wilderness with your hosts Kevin & Lucinda Sidelinger, at this intimate, timber framed lodge on Ishmailof Island adjoining Kachemak Bay State Park, part of the Kenai Peninsula Mountain Range. Enjoy three gourmet meals a day, and highly personal attention with majestic scenery, miles of beaches, and secluded salt water coves right out the front door. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Alaska's Ridgewood Wilderness Lodge

Address: 46514 Sidelinger Trail, Halibut Cove, AK 99603
Region: United States > Alaska > Halibut Cove
Price Range: $667 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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“All rooms are bedrooms inside of the owners house.”
tbramer1, 14 Sep 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in the large upstairs room which was away from the other rooms on the main floor of the lodge.”
StevenS242, 8 Jul 2014 | Read review
“All the rooms are great and each has a private bath.”
tiniac, 14 Aug 2013 | Read review
“The main floor guest room at the end of the house is very private. The room is small, but there's a large, very comfortable lounge area just outside the room that has wonderful views of the cove.”
aliceatalla, 20 Sep 2012 | Read review
“There are no bad rooms..”
Nina500, 9 Jul 2012 | Read review
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