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    The White House

    Eighth & Main Sts, PO Box 41, Skagway, AK 99840-0041
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    Free Wifi
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    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    Reviewed 9 August 2015

    My wife and I had the pleasure of staying At the White House B&B during our trip to Skagway in July 2015. The White House is within a short walk of the tourist district and much of the entire town of Skagway. They will also...More

    Thank Thad K
    Response from JohnandJanTronrud, Owner at The White HouseResponded 22 August 2015

    Appreciate your comments. We tried to go with "small hotel" but got thrown into the B&B category so often, eventually we caved. It's not a bad thing, we are just a little bigger than a traditional B&B. Glad you enjoyed your time with us. All...More

    Reviewed 4 August 2015

    We can't say enough positive comments on our 2 night stay, the service was wonderful and so welcoming. Due to ferry cancellations we had to make changes in our reservations and they were so accommodating. The rooms are very clean and the décor so enjoyable....More

    Thank Jean1435
    Response from JohnandJanTronrud, Owner at The White HouseResponded 22 August 2015

    Thank you. Your kind words are much appreciated. Jan and John “True happiness is to enjoy the present, without anxious dependence upon the future, not to amuse ourselves with either hopes or fears but to rest satisfied with what we have, which is sufficient, for...More

    Reviewed 14 July 2015

    Don't bother with the rest - book this place NOW! The 10 guestrooms fill up quickly during the season, and it is clear to see why. It is charming from the moment you step through the front door. We only stayed one night, but the...More

    Thank Kim K
    Response from JohnandJanTronrud, Owner at The White HouseResponded 25 July 2015

    Thank you so very much for your kind words, and being among the "glass is half full" crowd. Our place isn't perfect, but we are trying very hard. In all these years, I had never considered, nor hand anyone mentioned the problem when someone smoking...More

    Reviewed 8 July 2015

    Mi wife and i stayed 5 nights at the White House. Location is excellent, near where "action" is but not in the middle; room was quiet and nice, bed outstanding and so was the hospitality by Jan and John. We also took bus-train to Carcross,...More

    Thank Carlos H
    Response from JohnandJanTronrud, Owner at The White HouseResponded 14 July 2015

    Looking forward to your next visit. Thank you for your kind words. John and Jan Tronrud ... "Though we travel the world over to find the beautiful, we must carry it with us or we find it not." Ralph Waldo Emerson

    Reviewed 6 July 2015

    This establishment was clean, tidy and comfortable and an easy walk to everywhere in Skagway. We were able to make tea and coffee at any time and cookies and muffins were provided. Breakfast was good. We booked the room with a small lounge and it...More

    Thank Frank_Viv
    Response from JohnandJanTronrud, Owner at The White HouseResponded 7 July 2015

    Thank you kindly. John and Jan "Many times a day I realize how much my own life is built on the labors of my fellowmen, and how earnestly I must exert myself in order to give in return as much as I have received. Albert...More

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    • US$75 - US$179 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
    • 9
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    "We had the one at the top of the stairs on the right and it was huge."
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    "Choose a room upstairs facing town. The cruise ships coming into the harbor would be fun to watch."
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    "I've stayed both downstairs and upstairs, both are very nice."
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    "Most rooms are on the 2nd floor, so they may be quieter. Stairs only, no elevator. There are 2 rooms, I..."
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