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16707 North Tongass Highway, P.O. Box 5700, Ketchikan, AK 99901
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Scottsdale, Arizona
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

My wife and I recently visited Ketchikan for the purpose of having a family fishing vacation. We found the entire experience very worthwhile --- as this family-run resort caters to your individual needs and wants to meet your expectations. We were greeted by Tommy at the airport, and from that point till being dropped off on our last day, the... More

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Portland, Oregon
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

Just back from another fantastic trip to Salmon Falls Resort. Once again, above and beyond all expectations. Fishing- If you want to slam the fish, go with Mikey P. He's born and raised in Ketchikan and knows the waters like the back of his hand. He WILL put you on the fish......and he's funny as hell. The guys on the... More

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Ketchikan, Alaska
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2013

I live on island so we did not stay at the lodge itself, but went to the restaurant that is supposed to be one of the best on island. If you want something 'special' with great food and all that, Salmon Falls was supposed to be the place to go. I was taken there to celebrate the completion of my... More

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Ketchikan, Alaska
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

While I'm sure the hotel portion of this resort (not aptly named) is almost okay, the restaurant is not worth the trip. While the wait staff is pleasant - one might say cute - the service is slow and sloppy, the menu is limited and the cooking is atrocious. We were taken to dinner by friends so I didn't want... More

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Placerville, California
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59 reviews 59 reviews
4 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2013

We had a wonderful time traveling here with friends. We went out fishing everyday for about 8 hours with their private fishing guides. The fishing was great and we also enjoyed some crabbing too. The views were spectacular. If you want to see Eagles this is the place to go. I saw hundreds daily at the resort. I also saw... More

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Fairfield County, CT
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5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2012

Nice resort, beautiful views. Relatively clean, most of the hotel staff were very friendly. The food I think was ok, expectation was high based on other posters reviews but was somewhat disappointed. Not really all inclusive, have to read fine print - appetizers are not included in dinner. Also, I believe it was the same menu every night that we... More

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Portland, Oregon
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38 hotel reviews
551 helpful votes 551 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2012

Salmon Falls Resort is the best place to stay when in Ketchikan. You’re away from downtown and all the tourist trappings, especially the cruise ships and gift shops. Not that those things are bad, but I prefer to feel like I’m in the ‘last frontier’ and closer to nature. The resort itself is almost at the end of the road... More

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Spokane, Washington
1 review
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2012

I had went to this resort first in 2009 with some friends and had the time of my life. The people running the resort bent over backward to make sure everything was top notch. I decided to make the trip again in July 2012 and it was completely different. Some of the same boat captains were there, but the attitude... More

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24 reviews 24 reviews
7 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2012 via mobile

This restaurant had been highly recommended by a local, so I expect the food is good, and I also expect the service must sometimes be better. However, our experience was poor. Four of us were there on a Tuesday night in mid July. We were seated fairly quickly, and then apparently forgotten. After about 15 minutes we asked for menus... More

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Portland, Oregon
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253 reviews 253 reviews
38 hotel reviews
551 helpful votes 551 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2012

Salmon Falls Lodge, located on the inside passage in Ketchikan, Alaska, is a beautiful, incredible, insanely majestic place to vacation. Specializing in guided Salmon and Halibut fishing, they also offer freshwater options. And, you don’t have to be a fisherman to stay here and have a fabulous time! The fishing grounds are close, the wildlife is spectacular, and the scenery... More

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Additional Information about Salmon Falls Resort

Address: 16707 North Tongass Highway, P.O. Box 5700, Ketchikan, AK 99901
Location: United States > Alaska > Ketchikan
Number of rooms: 52
Also Known As:
Salmon Falls Hotel Ketchikan
Salmon Falls Resort Ketchikan, Alaska

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