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    Bettles Lodge

    101 Main St, Bettles, AK 99726
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    Traveller (148)
    Room & Suite (5)
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    • Excellent73%
    • Very good19%
    • Average3%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible4%
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    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Family Rooms
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

    My wife and I stayed here on their Park Collectors package to be able to set foot on the ground at Gates of the Arctic NP and Kobuk Valley NP. Other than hiking or rafting into these 2 parks, this was the best and most...More

    Thank okiedent
    Reviewed 22 July 2016

    We recently visited Bettles as a launching pad to see Gates of the Arctic and Kobuk Valley National Parks. We were pleasantly surprised to find such wonderful and hospitable people working there- from the front desk staff (Grace and Kate were so fun!) to the...More

    Thank BRosswog
    Reviewed 13 July 2016

    I went to Bettles to go above the Arctic Circle. Learned a lot about the Arctic in the nearby Park Office. Great people. Although we were there for an afternoon snack the staf made up a lunch for us and gave us our Arctic Circle...More

    Thank Eagle999
    Reviewed 19 April 2016

    My wife and I loved this place Everything was just fantastic and we totally agree with all the previous "positive" comments. A couple of things to add; - the staff create a real "warm" environment - if you are considering dog sledding we strongly suggest...More

    Thank paul t
    Reviewed 19 April 2016 via mobile

    Unique and unusual. Accommodations not luxurious, but for God's sake, this is the Arctic Circle!! Food was superb; fellow travelers incredibly interesting; lodge keepers (not natives) fun and entertaining. Dog sledding experience was wonderful!!! Don't miss it!This place has a laid-back family ambience. Book it...More

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    • Breakfast included
    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • Price range
    • US$595 - US$1,192 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 14
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    Room & Suite (5)
    Dining (4)
    Hotel & Grounds (135)
    Family and Play Areas (3)
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    Nearby Restaurants
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    68.98 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    BLM Arctic Circle Monument Sign
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    60.22 km away
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    Alex P
    6 January 2018|
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    Response from Eric F | Property representative |
    Hi Alex & Wanda, 40 lb per person weight limit on luggage as you will be traveling in a smaller airplane from Fairbanks to Bettles. Either a Cessna Grand Caravan or Piper Navajo Chieftain. I would be more than happy to... More
    15 October 2017|
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    Response from Eric F | Property representative |
    HI Zoidberg69, If you could tell me where (and when) you've heard this, I will be happy to contact your source directly and set them straight. My Wife Heather and I took over about 3 1/2 years ago and have happily accepted... More
    All, I have been reading through all the reviews of Bettle's Lodge and thought you might offer some additional insight as my wife and I are looking at a visit this Sep. We are looking at visiting either before or after a Princess land tour in Sep. If we visit prior to the tour we were looking at around 5-7 Sep and if we visit after it would be around 20-22 Sep. For anyone who has been there in the Sep timeframe I would be interested in thoughts about earlier vs later in the month, even though I realize the wx can vary greatly in any given month. One other thing we are debating is whether to spend 3 or 4 nights - any thoughts about whether we would have plenty to do if we spend 4 nights vs just 3. I realize they offer numerous flying trips or fishing trips at an extra cost but didn't know if there was plenty to do in the Bettles area itself even if we didn't take advantage of those trips that cost extra. Any other tips anyone could offer that might help two 64 year old geezers plan for this undoubtedly once in our lifetime trip would be greatly appreciated. Thanks very much for your time! v/r, elk55 Aurora, CO
    29 March 2017|
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    Response from Pat S | Reviewed this property |
    We were at Bettles Lodge in December--we went specifically to see the Northern Lights. It was cold (-20 to -30 degrees) and snowy. Eric and Heather are awesome. Eric gave us a tour of Bettles--took about an hour and it was... More
    Room Tips
    "Some room have ensuite not all so Enquiry when booking"
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    "The winter lodge has 4 rooms equiped with wirlpool/jetted tubs."
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    "Listed as "luxury" due to cost of getting/staying there. Accommodations are rustic but perfectly..."
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    "Different amenities in the 2 different lodges. Ask for details when booking."
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