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Kenai Fjords Wilderness Lodge

Fox Island (aka Renard Island), Resurrection Bay, mail-1304 4th Avenue, Seward, AK 99664
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Ranked #21 of 40 Specialty lodging in Seward
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Texarkana, Texas
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My husband and I spent 3 days and 2 nights on Fox Island in June of this year and I simply can't say enough good things about it. The accomodations are superb and the view is out of this world. The service is above and beyond what I have seen many other lodges and the food was exquisite. I have... More

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Conshohocken, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

This place was truly magical. You arrive on the island and the staff all get to know you so they can talk to everyone by name. You have the ocean and mountains out the large sliding glass doors in the front of your cabin and a beautiful brackish Lake out back. The service and scenary were spectacular. The only change... More

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Hollidaysburg, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2013

We stayed in the cabins on Fox Island in August 2013. Every relaxing, unplanned minute was perfection. It was rainy, gray, and gloomy the entire 3 days we were there, but the beauty and serenity still prevailed. My husband and I were married in the beautiful new day lodge, a small wedding of only 14 guests. The chef (oh my... More

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Sasolburg,South Africa
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16 reviews 16 reviews
13 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2013

Was there in Aug 2013 to stay for two nights and enjoyed every minute of it.The staff was excellent and the same goes for the food which was well prepared.We had one day of rain all day long and it would be nice if the lounge can have WiFi so that people can entertain themselves on such days because it... More

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Rhode Island
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2013

My boyfriend and I stayed at the Wilderness lodge for the first time in 2012 (july) and enjoyed it so much that we stayed again this year (2013 July). The new lodge was spacious and takes advantage of the view. We enjoyed spending time on the deck in the adirondack chairs looking for wildlife. The staff (Kelsey, Katie and Chris)... More

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seward
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2013

My family just returned from an amazing over night stay at Fox Island. Beautiful beache with stunning views. The staff Brian, Chris and Kelsey were attentive to our every need and the food was decadent. A great get away we'd like to exsperience again.

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Doylestown, Pennsylvania
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2013

We were so looking forward to spending the night on this island and enjoying what it had to offer. The rooms were very nice. But that was it. Food, which was to be gourmet, was tepid and skimpy portions. My husband was hungry. The cruise people, who got a salmon buffet, had a better deal!!!!! Then to go kayaking, they... More

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San Diego, California
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33 reviews 33 reviews
14 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2012

The website for this Lodge is so misleading that we actually expected that we would be hiking and kayaking. Silly us. We also thought we would be away from the predictable tourist routes of Alaska. Silly us again. Fox Island is the site of two distinct tourist oriented venues on the same small beach. One is th Wilderness Lodge. The... More

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Rolling Hills Estates, California
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39 hotel reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2012

If you decide to book a stay at the Kenai Fjords Wilderness Lodge on Fox Island, be prepared for lots of rain, a soggy trail, and a sedentary lifestyle. If you want to kayak like we did, chances are that you will be unable to because of the weather. Remember that this lodge is located in a temperate RAIN forest... More

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Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2012

I booked this stay for my family - husband, 10 yo, and me - so far in advance, that I had no idea what we were heading into. Everything we did was a delightful surprise. Gourmet meals cooked just for you and a few other guests. Quiet, rustic cabins in such a secluded, gorgeous setting that you really fell away... More

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Address: Fox Island (aka Renard Island), Resurrection Bay, mail-1304 4th Avenue, Seward, AK 99664
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Location: United States > Alaska > Seward
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
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