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Orca Island Cabins

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“paddle boarding”(7 reviews)
“two nights”(8 reviews)
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Paid Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
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2 Star Hotel
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Property's Favourite Review
Reviewed 18 July 2017

Great water taxi ride out to Yurt on an island and we were greeted by the owner. She was warm and welcoming and her son showed us to our Yurt. We kayaked, fished and visited her gallery where our girls bought necklaces. Great pictures and...More

Thank Ty H
Response from Dennis and Susa... S, Owner at Orca Island CabinsResponded 11 November 2017

Ty, Glad you enjoyed your visit to the island and the art work too. We'd love to have you visit with us again.

Reviewed 17 July 2017

Finally had a chance to stay at this remote "glamping" lodge in Resurrection Bay. The hosts, Dennis and Susan, are attentive, kind and enthusiastic - they clearly want each guest to experience this magical place their way - whether that's enjoying the cozy, private yurt...More

Thank Kris M
Response from Dennis and Susa... S, Owner at Orca Island CabinsResponded 11 November 2017

Kris, Thanks for "glamping" with us in Humpy Cove. Delighted that you were as active as you were and had the nice experience that you did. Your comments are appreciated.

Reviewed 14 July 2017

Do not pass go without booking this experience! From the booking experience with Yen Ly to meeting Susan and Dennis on the dock, I do not have enough words to describe how unique and enjoyable our two nights at the cabins were. The yurts exceeded...More

Thank katherinebstolz
Response from Dennis and Susa... S, Owner at Orca Island CabinsResponded 11 November 2017

Katherine, Delighted to hear that you and your husband enjoyed your stay at the island and glad to hear that you hiked up to the bunker - a recently added activity available to our guests. Additional boardwalk and another yurt are under construction for 2018...More

Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

As we pulled up to the jetty, after a half an hour ride in a tinny from Seward, a group of guests greeted us..."welcome to heaven" they said, and as we looked around at our sublime surroundings, I think they just might be right. The...More

Thank RipleyG
Response from Dennis and Susa... S, Owner at Orca Island CabinsResponded 11 November 2017

Ripley, Happy to hear that you enjoyed your visit with us at the island. Our goal has always been to provide comfortable and stylish accommodations in this remote, wilderness setting. Your comments speak to that and are appreciated.

Reviewed 6 October 2016

This place is magical. It is like glamping but completely unique and an experience of a life time. The owner will pick you up from J dock. You take a water taxi to the orca island. Your cabin is a beautiful well furnished cozy yurt....More

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Hotel description
A unique place to stay when visiting Seward Alaska, our nightly rental cabins are comfortable accommodations in a remote setting. Our rates include a 30 minute scenic cruise to the property from Seward as well as all the equipment use including kayaks, stand up paddle boards, rowing skiffs, and more.
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US$669 - US$896 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$669 - US$896 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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27 March 2018|
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Response from Dennis and Susa... S | Property representative |
In late May and June we often have high whale activity, however it can happen at anytime during the summer.
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9 October 2016|
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Response from Genna G | Reviewed this property |
Yes! Each yurt comes with a grill
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DInJude
11 April 2016|
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Response from Dennis and Susa... S | Property representative |
Hello, Thank you for your inquiry. All of our cabins are Ocean view properties, none of them are inland. Although one cabin does look like it is inland when viewing from the water; once you are on the yurt's deck you see... More
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"All 7 are special - only difference is farther out/quieter vs. closer to the public spaces/more convenient to..."
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"If looking for more privacy inquire about the yurts on the far side of the property."
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"Remember food! You need to cook; we used the grill, it was great. Be aware that there is limited/no..."
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"We stayed in the Puffin Yurt, and thought the view was fantastic - and just far enough from the south deck to..."
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