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Glacier Bay Country Inn

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Winner: James Beard "America's Classic"
2010

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The Gustavus Inn wins this prestigious lodging award in 2010. Visit us and see why we were chosen among thousands...

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WHALE WATCHING
AT  ITS BEST !

Come see the Whales with us!
See and hear the amazing humpback whales of Icy Straits onboard the MV/ Taz!
(Cross Sound Express)

An unforgettable experience...

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ORGANIC FOOD!

You'll love our organic garden!
The Blue Heron garden is packed full of delicious organic goodies that we prepare daily for our customers.

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HIGHLINER HALIBUT!

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In the dangerous and ultra-competitive commercial fishing industry, "Highliner" is the title of respect bestowed upon those top fisherman who through dedication, tenacity, innovation, daring and sometimes luck, bring in the biggest catches...

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Lodging Options in Gustavus & Glacier Bay, Alaska

Bear Track Inn
The Bear Track Inn is a classic Gustavus landmark...


Scattered about the community of Gustavus and into Glacier Bay are a number of charming Inns, Lodges, and Bed & Breakfasts to accomodate all your lodging needs.


This page lists the options available to you for planning your stay in the area.

Gustavus plays a key role as one of Alaska's favorite tourism destinations because of its unique status of being the recognized "Gateway to Glacier Bay Park".

For those integrating Gustavus and Glacier Bay into a larger Southeast Alaskan vacation, we recommend you visit our lodging options in Southeast Alaska section for making plans in towns nearby.



Gustavus & Glacier Bay


The lodges and Bed and Breakfasts listed on this page are the only places to stay when visiting Glacier Bay National Park. It is from these bases that 99% of all visitors to Glacier Bay arrange their plans and develop their itineraries for the adventures and activities of the area.



Glacier Bay Country InnGlacier Bay Country Inn

Gustavus, Alaska 99826
(907) 697-2288
E-Mail & Reservations

Glacier Bay Country Inn is a luxury Alaska fishing and touring lodge located near the entrance of Glacier Bay National Park. It rests on its own 164 acre piece of Alaskan Paradise, this is no ordinary lodge. Guests can enjoy a wide variety of adventures including kayaking with the whales, scenic hiking, tours into Glacier Bay National Park and world class Halibut and Salmon fishing.

The property itself offers many activities such as hiking, bike riding, wildlife viewing, watching movies in the theater room, playing games or socializing in the recreation room, relaxing after an adventurous day in the jacuzzi, and sitting around the fire after dinner. Select one of our fishing or adventure pre-packages or we will work with you to create your own custom itinerary.



Gustavus InnGustavus Inn at Glacier Bay

P.O. Box 60 - Gustavus, Alaska 99826
1-800-649-5220, Fax: (907) 607-2255
E-Mail & Reservations


Gustavus Inn is located in the center of town, near the airport and dock in the Salmon River meadow. We offer acclaimed wild caught seafood and garden and wild edible dining. Full meal service, free bikes, airport pickups, courtesy National Park nature walk transfers, and tour planning with 30 years experience.

Spacious rooms with private bath, natural history library, free wifi, on site kitchen garden enhance your stay with the Lesh Family, since 1965. Honored by the James Beard Foundation as an "American Classic in 2010". Daily rate of $ 210 per person is all inclusive.



Visit our website for all the details...Fairweather Adventures Bed & Breakfast

P.O. Box 148 - Gustavus, Alaska 99826
Phone: (907) 697-2334 (May- August), (907) 723-3065 (September- May)
E-Mail & Reservations


Fairweather Adventures at Glacier Bay offers exciting Alaskan sportfishing packages and day trips. The comfortable and charming Bed & Breakfast is located approximately two miles from the Gustavus Dock and sits in a private two acre meadow surrounded by a towering forest of Sitka Spruce and Western Hemlock.

The peaceful setting is ideal for listening to the birds and viewing the wildlife that frequent our area. The B&B has three clean and comfortable guest rooms featuring private baths with overnight accommodations for up to eight persons.

Please visit our website for more details about our rooms, rates, and adventures.



Visit the Growley Bear Lodge Website...Growley Bear Lodge

Box 163 - Gustavus, Alaska 99826
TOLL FREE at (888) 878-8610
E-Mail & Reservations



The Growley Bear is perfect for those looking for that "Alaskan log cabin" feeling in a comfortable and clean environment. Locally operated by year round residents, we offer down home, personalized service and look forward to catering to your perfect Alaskan dream vacation.

Our property is strategically located near the "town center", where you are equally distanced from the Beartrack Mercantile, the local hardware, bait, and supply stores, the local boat dock and beach, and the Mt. Fairweather Golf course.



Visit our website now!Wild Alaska Inn

Gustavus, Alaska 99826
(907) 697-2704
E-Mail & Reservations



After a busy day of adventures and activities let us welcome you to our cozy and comfortable Bed & Breakfast where you can warm up by the fire and rest while you enjoy home cooking during your stay at the Wild Alaska Inn. We provide airport and ferry dock transfers as well as transportation for any activities or tours we book for our guests including kayaking, whale-watching, fishing, and Glacier Bay Tours.

Charming Wild Alaska Inn has an excellent location – close to the National Park and the town. Both are easy to cycle to using our free bikes. We are a small family business and would like to provide you with the best warm and friendly service at competitive prices.

Many outdoor adventures of your choice may be arranged through Wild Alaska Inn. Breakfast is included at no extra charge for all our guests. (Dinners are available if requested for an additional charge and need to be booked in advance.)

Mention "Gustavus.com" upon booking 2 or more nights to receive a 20% discount on whale-watching!



Budget Rentals at the Golf course!Budget Rentals

P.O. Box 51 - Gustavus, Alaska 99826
Please call (907) 697-2214
E-Mail & Reservations

"Delivering a rich man's view for the average man's budget"

Simply put, these are Gustavus' best bargain deals for lodging. Located on the grounds of the Fairweather golf course, (which you never need a reservation to golf on), the Budget Rentals are clean, comfortable, and available for reservation.

Each cabin has 3 twin beds, 1 double, plus a fold out cot.  Also, hot plate, microwave, refrigerator, and a great view of the Fairweather mountains. There is a separate restroom and shower building and outdoor covered barbeque grill area.



Glacier Bay LodgeGlacier Bay Lodge

Managed by Aramark Leisure
Phone: (907) 697-4000 or (888) 229-8687
E-Mail & Reservations


Take an amazing boat tour to magnificent tidewater glaciers - some towering 200 feet above the waterline. Marvel at spectacular scenery, including the snow-capped Fairweather Range. Glide through serene and unspoiled waters on a sea kayak. Enjoy flight-seeing, hiking, biking, or fishing, as well as fine dining and shopping for native crafts and gifts.

The ultimate Alaska vacation is waiting for you at Glacier Bay National Park. As your one source for lodging, tours and other activities, we'll help you get the most from your visit to this crown jewel of our National Parks - a wonderland of glaciers, mountains, wildlife and amazing natural beauty, like virtually no place on earth.

Glacier Bay Lodge is the official concessionaire for Glacier Bay National Park, providing the only accomodations located within the park limits.



Visit the Eagles Nest Lodge websiteGlacier Bay Eagles Nest Lodge

Located in Gustavus, Alaska 99826
Phone: (801) 376-6513
E-Mail & Reservations

Glacier Bay Eagles Nest lodge is a full service lodge with the best value in Alaska fishing. We specialize in catching world class Salmon and gigantic Halibut, offering various fishing packages for groups and individuals.

All you need to do is bring your rain gear, a change of clothes and your tooth brush. We pack your fish (up to 2 x 50 lbs boxes included), clean your rooms, and make your breakfast, lunch, and dinner. YOU will be responsible for reeling in the fish...

Our facilities, including a spacious 2000 square foot recreation room, can accommodate groups up to twenty people. While you dine on excellently prepared meals, you can watch the meadow for moose and bear that wander through on occasion.


Visit our website for all the details...Alaskan Angler's Inn
(Home of Deep Blue Charters)

31 State Dock Road, Gustavus AK 99827
In Alaska call ( 907) 697-2343, or Toll Free 1-866-510-2800

E-mail & Reservations


We have very comfortable accomodations with pool table, satellite tv with premier channels, fully equipped commercial kitchen, barbeque deck, fax, wireless high speed internet and lots of windows for wildlife viewing. We can host groups of 2 as well as Corporate and family groups of up to 30.

All rooms include two queen beds and futon, complete with kitchenettes and private baths and our two large cabins can accomodate 5 fishermen each.

We are the home of DEEP BLUE CHARTERS - promising to give you the FISHING EXPERIENCE of a LIFETIME! Our experienced Captains will take you and your group to the best fishing the "Inside Passage" has to offer!



Aimee's GuesthouseAimee's Guest House

P.O. Box 40 - Gustavus, Alaska 99826
(907) 697-2330
E-Mail & Reservations


Spacious, gracious vacation rental apartments in this former smoked salmon 'foundry' on the Salmon River are a great place to call home while you explore Gustavus.

Full kitchens, laundry, telephones, bikes. Central location, splendid views, quiet comfort.



Cottonwood LodgeCottonwood Lodge & Cabin Rentals

2101 Gustavus Road - Gustavus, Alaska 99826
P.O. Box 34015 Juneau, Alaska 99803
(907) 697-2227
E-Mail & Reservations

The Cottonwood Lodge is one of the newest lodging facilities in Gustavus. Situated on ten wooded acres, we offer individual cabins in their own private setting. Each cabin has bathroom and fully equipped kitchen.

Enhance your Alaskan experience by staying in one of the comfortable cabins at the Cottonwood Lodge.



Bear Track InnBear Track Inn

P.O. Box 255 - Gustavus, Alaska 99826
(907) 697-3017, or Toll Free (in US) - (888) 697-2284
E-Mail & Reservations

Experience Alaska in Grand Fashion! Situated on the tranquil shores of Icy Straits in Gustavus, Alaska sits a majestic lodge - the Glacier Bay's Bear Track Inn.

The Bear Track Inn features exquisite accommodations, incredible activities, scrumptious meals in our restaurant, true Alaskan ambience and hospitality - All with Glacier Bay National Park serving as your backdrop.



Annie Mae LodgeAnnie Mae Lodge

P.O. Box 55 - (#2 Grandpa's Farm Road) - Gustavus, Alaska 99826
(907) 697-2346, or Toll Free (800) 478-2346, Fax: 907) 697-2211
E-Mail & Reservations

A peaceful retreat on the bank of the Good River, the Annie Mae offers premier lodging combined with down home comfort and hospitality. Family owned with years of local experience. Courtesy van/ free bikes.

Our services include custom Glacier Bay tour packaging. Let ANNIE MAE ACTIVITIES arrange a variety of exciting adventures for you. Boat and plane tours, fishing, whale-watching, kayaking, and more.

Mention "Gustavus.com" upon booking any of our services to receive a 10% discount on lodging!



Make the Glacier Bear your own for a few days...Glacier Bear Rental House

P.O. Box 300 - Gustavus, Alaska 99826
(907) 209-5098
E-Mail & Reservations

The Glacier Bear is a two bedroom house on two forested acres of land centrally located in Gustavus. It has sparkling clean rooms, all freshly painted, newly lamintated wood floors, and a full kitchen and bath, along with a washer/ dryer. One bedroom has a queen, the other has 2 twins, and each couch folds out to a queen size bed also.

Free travel advice for air, lodging, tours and activities. You'll likely want at least two nights to enjoy all the area offers. Please see our website for pictures of the inside, and more descriptions of the Glacier Bear and local activities.



Blue Heron Bed & Breakfast

P.O. Box 77 - Gustavus, Alaska 99826
Phone & Fax-(907) 697-2293
E-Mail & Reservations


See our website for details!Our 10 acre homestead is located near Glacier Bay National Park, less than 1/4 mile from the beach and the Salmon River, and across the way from Gustavus' cafes and shopping. We offer privacy with 2 Deluxe View Rooms and 2 Deluxe Kitchenette Cottages. Full breakfast provided, private tub/showers, laundry, free bikes & courtesy van service.

VISIT OUR WEBSITE for useful information and great photos! Prompt and thorough answers are given to your inquiries. Don't miss our sunroom & onsite giftshop!

In the mood for adventure? Let BLUE HERON TOURS arrange amazing, customized tours for your stay in Glacier Bay and the surrounding Southeast areas (Juneau, Outer Coast, etc.)


 

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More Lodging in Gustavus

There are also a few other lodging choices available in Gustavus. Here's the information we know about them:

Meadow View Vacation Homes

Located in Gustavus, but their business address is: 460 n. 2970 E - St. George, Utah 84790

(435) 632-1256

This house is a perfect get-away for small family and friends reunions, business/employee workshops, quilter, artist and writer groups! There are four queen size beds and 2 double beds. It also has plenty of room for two more if they don't mind bringing their air mattresses and sleeping bags! Accommodates up to 14 people. Wheel chair accessible!

Gustavus Getaway

14 Lupine Way - Gustavus, Alaska 99826

(907) 752-2153

The Gustavus Getaway Cottage is a private house located in Gustavus, which is easily accessible from Juneau by airtaxi, jet, or ferry, and is available in 2013, from June 1 through August 15.

This wood paneled, 600 sq ft cozy cottage is in a quiet secluded location, yet still in the heart of Gustavus. The cottage, with its spacious, open, sunny interior is fully furnished and equipped with most household items. There is a full kitchen with stove and microwave, full bath with a claw foot tub, and washer/dryer. A queen size bed and twin futon are located in the upstairs loft and a queen size futon couch is located on the main floor to accommodate one or two more people.

Glacier Bay Cottage

P.O. Box 47 - Gustavus, Alaska 99826

(907) 697-2282

Glacier Bay Cottage in Gustavus caters to the independent traveler. This small two-story house is conveniently located at the 4-Corners in the center of Gustavus, yet is very private and rural. Outside your window you'll find a horse and a donkey in our pasture, plus spruce and willow trees. It is a very short walk to the health food store / deli, grocery store and a café / gallery as well as to a quiet river, ocean beach, and hiking trail.




Lodging in Juneau & Other Southeast Alaskan Towns

The lodging choices listed on this page are all for the town of Gustavus and its immediate surrounding area- given that this page is part of Gustavus.com, a website focusing on Gustavus and Glacier Bay National Park in Southeast Alaska.

Indeed, Gustavus and Glacier Bay are spectacular destinations- but after visiting them, (more than likely by way of Juneau), you'll most likely be under the magical spell Southeast Alaska (known simply as "Southeast") puts on you, and want to see more...

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GLACIER BAY
PHOTO TOURS!

Glacier Bay Photo Tours!

Glacier Bay Photo Tours
offers week-long adventures specializing in observing, learning about and photographing the unmatched wilderness and wildlife of Glacier Bay National Park. One day tours are also available.

Visit our website, email us, or call (907) 697-2140 for more information.


We also DO WEDDINGS in Gustavus and surrounding area!