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    Drifter's Lodge

    18404 Sterling Hwy, Cooper Landing, AK 99572-9723
    (928) 248-2115
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    Traveller (162)
    Room & Suite (18)
    Pool & Beach (13)
    Overview
    • Excellent90%
    • Very good6%
    • Average3%
    • Poor0%
    • Terrible1%
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    “fish” (43 reviews)
    “fire pit” (18 reviews)
    “kenai river” (53 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Family Rooms
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    1 - 5 of 176 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Our trip was purely fishing, and a great fishing trip it was. Austin our guide was just the best. And after our 6:00am to 11:00am Sockeye fishing trip in which we just "killed it" in fishing terms Austin drove us back to Drifters lodge so...More

    Thank Bob B
    Response from Drifters907, Guest Relations Manager at Drifter's LodgeResponded 1 week ago

    Thanks for your great review. We really enjoy hearing back from our clients that they had a great experience with us and we look forward to your next visit and hopefully you will have a few days to spend with us.

    Property's Favourite Review
    Reviewed 21 June 2017

    I don't usually write reviews on TripAdvisor or elsewhere unless I had a truly exceptional experience. In the case of Drifter's Lodge, the word "exceptional" still feels inadequate - my experience was once in a lifetime. As an avid fisherman, I was excited to go...More

    Thank Phil B
    Response from steveatdrifterslodge, Guest Relations Manager at Drifter's LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

    Thank you so much for taking your personal time and writing an extraordinary review for us at Drifters Lodge. We strive to make sure all our clients have a great experience while with us and your review shows our staff and guides did their jobs...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    This was the 2nd year I've stayed and fished with Drifter's Lodge. Everything was perfect both times. Very clean, comfortable lodge. The evening fire by the Kenai River is outstanding. I fished with Josh both times and he is one of the best guides on...More

    Thank Howard S
    Response from Drifters907, Guest Relations Manager at Drifter's LodgeResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you for the wonderful review. We are very happy that your daughter was able to cross catching a big bow off her bucket list. Josh is certainly one of our finest guides and always goes out of his way to make sure his clients...More

    Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

    Every one at the facility was willing to help out with questions and where the hot spots where. Though it was early in the season every cabin that had staff in it had fly rods geared and ready for trout. They don't take you fishing...More

    Thank Olin R
    Response from steveatdrifterslodge, Guest Relations Manager at Drifter's LodgeResponded 10 November 2017

    Thank you for the great review. Your comment at the end is priceless and we totally do live for fishing. We look forward to your next visit.

    Reviewed 28 October 2017

    Our party of four, Mom, Dad, eighteen year old and thirteen year old, were visiting the Kenai Peninsula in late June 2017. The party was split with the two girls wanting to nature watch and the boys wanting to try their hand at salmon fishing....More

    Thank JamieCakes
    Response from steveatdrifterslodge, Guest Relations Manager at Drifter's LodgeResponded 10 November 2017

    Thank you so very much for the great review. We are extremely happy that your whole family had a great time with us. It is people such as yourself that make our job so enjoyable. We look forward to your next visit.

    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Breakfast included
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 11
    • Location
    • United States >
    • Alaska >
    • Cooper Landing
    • Also Known As
    • Kenai River Drifters Hotel Cooper Landing
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    Traveller (162)
    Room & Suite (18)
    Pool & Beach (13)
    Hotel & Grounds (159)
    Family and Play Areas (14)
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    Room Tips
    "Bunk house is very nice with a large, fully equipped kitchen."
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    "The Lodge was fully booked, however everyone we encountered told us that they would stay again."
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    "Excellent location in Cooper Landing."
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    "A smart way to save money AND enjoy great views is to book a room in the large, family building, instead of a..."
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