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Wild Alaska Inn at Glacier Bay

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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good17%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
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“wonderful place”(6 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
Room Service
Family Rooms
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Reviewed 1 week ago

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

Thank ShiningC1
Response from Ela K, Manager at Wild Alaska Inn at Glacier BayResponded 1 week ago

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 1 week ago

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

Thank Xiaoman Z
Response from Ela K, Owner at Wild Alaska Inn at Glacier BayResponded 1 week ago

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 3 weeks ago

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

Thank kath2002
Response from Ela K, Owner at Wild Alaska Inn at Glacier BayResponded 3 weeks ago

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 5 weeks ago 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

Thank emilyyi
Response from Ela K, Owner at Wild Alaska Inn at Glacier BayResponded 3 weeks ago

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

Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

Wild Alaska Inn was the perfect spot for our trip to Glacier Bay. Janusz and Ela went out of their way to make our stay comfortable. They provided transportation to and from the ferry and in getting around the area in their electric cars.They were...More

Thank faithdavis7
Response from Ela K, Owner at Wild Alaska Inn at Glacier BayResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you Faith, and thank you for mentioning our Electric mode of transportation we provide to our guests. . This season we used only one tank of gas for our passenger van, the two little electric monsters did outstanding job saving lots and lots of...More

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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 ...More 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. Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Airport Transportation
Non-Smoking Hotel
Shuttle Bus Service
Pool
Beachfront
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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MarkNela3639
9 August 2016|
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Response from 163marthah | Reviewed this property |
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
30 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"
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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..."
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"le stanze al piano terra sono 2 :la piu' grande ha anche il bagno all'interno l'altra..."
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"Not all bedrooms have en suite bathrooms. If this is important ask ahead of time."
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