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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We stayed two nights at The Black Bear Inn while visiting Southeast Alaska. It was wonderful. Our hosts Nicole and Jim offered many helpful hints on places to visit and things to do. Our room was the stand alone cottage, which we very much enjoyed....More

Thank Jon M
Response from Nicole C, Owner at Black Bear InnResponded 3 days ago

Thank You for taking the time to write a review. We are glad that you enjoyed staying in the Bunkhouse Cabin. It was built about 1910 and was floated to our property from Yes Bay in 1940. Jim moved it up from the beach, to...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

What a great place to stay. We had everything we could possibly need....hot tub, laundry, grill, and beautiful views. We were about 2.5-3 miles from downtown. Nicole and Jim were fantastic hosts and helped us with tours and other items. They even helped my husband...More

Thank Katherine J
Response from Nicole C, Owner at Black Bear InnResponded 3 days ago

We were very happy to get your review. It is rewarding to know that you and your friends really liked the Eagles Nest Vacation Rental apartment. It is our goal to provide accommodations that allow our guests to feel right at home. Please let us...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We were so happy we found this hidden treasure for our stay in Ketchikan. I say hidden because it is tucked into the trees with beautiful gardens and a spectacular ocean view from the back.Our room was lovely with a comfortable bed and large luxurious...More

Thank NTHiker
Response from Nicole C, Owner at Black Bear InnResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your review. Since most travelers to Southeast Alaska choose to take a cruise, it is only because of guests like you, who are able to take the time to write, that we can continue to stay open and offer real...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The view on this property is breathtaking. We enjoyed our stay at the Black Bear Inn, Ketchikan, AK., and our hosts, Jim and Nicole, were very hospitable. We initially booked a different room at the Inn, however, the owners upgraded us to a larger cabin...More

Thank JRSackmann
Response from Nicole C, Owner at Black Bear InnResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for sharing you thoughts about the Black Bear. It was our pleasure to have met you and have you stay with us. Your kind words mean a lot to us. We hope you are having a great summer and look forward to seeing...More

Reviewed 5 November 2017

We visited the Black Bear inn in August and has a wonderful stay. Nicole and Jim were the perfect hosts making us feel at home, helpful with finding anything from restaurants and rental car to nature trails and the best guided tours. The inn is...More

Thank 189541Anne
Response from Nicole C, Owner at Black Bear InnResponded 13 March 2018

Jim and I want you to know how much your review mean to us. I know from personal experience that after one gets home and return to the continues pressures of day to day life, it is not easy to take the time to write...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Room amenities
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Hot Tub
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USD 214 - USD 291 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
USD 214 - USD 291 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
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Marcia T
2 March 2017|
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Response from Nicole C | Property representative |
When guests arrive after 9:00 PM and do not rent a car, we suggest that they take a cab to the Inn. We are only 2.3 miles North of the ferry landing and there are cabs waiting at the terminal when the boat arrives. The... More
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Bettynesbitt
11 December 2016|
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Response from Nicole C | Property representative |
Hi Liz , I just saw your question and wanted you to know that to city bus dose stop at the Black Bear Inn every hour and will take you to many of the places you will want to visit, if you do not rent a car. Many of our... More
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NotLadyGaga
1 April 2015|
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Response from Nicole C | Property representative |
I am not sure why we got this question. Although I have been to Mazatlan, the Black Bear Inn is in Ketchikan, Alaska. If you are planning a trip to Southeast Alaska, please give me a call. I am happy to assist you with your... More
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"If you visit here, book the Bunkhouse. It has the most room and the kitchenette makes it easy to dine in if..."
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"Apartment room overlooks the water and has extra space to sit and take in the views."
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"Recommend speaking directly with Nicole as you prepare to book. She can describe options and provide tips and..."
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"we really liked Raven's Haven, but any would be great"
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