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Chilkoot Trail Outpost

2.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   7 Mile Dyea Road, Skagway, AK 99840
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Chilkoot Trail Outpost
Ranked #1 of 4 Skagway B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Wanaka, New Zealand
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12 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed for 2 nights and the cabin was perfect, clean and comfortable. This is what the Beach Road House in Haines should aspire to. The room has a microwave and fridge and we enjoyed using the barbecue in the gazebo on both nights and the campfire on our last night. Kathy is very friendly and helpful with lots of... More

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Phoenix, Arizona
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are visiting Skagway and want an amazing place to stay... don't pass up the Chilkoot Trail Outpost. Beautiful, quiet and absolutely amazing. The rustic, but modern and exceptionally clean, log cabins are a dream. Kathy and Fred make sure that your every need is met. Do not miss out on their evening meal.. absolutely delicious!!! (additional cost, but... More

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Lewisburg, Pennsylvania
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great location, away from the Skagway tourist locations. The cabins are nicely and simply decorated, bathrooms clean, and nice hot shower felt good. I found the breakfast to be a disappointment - eggs obviously not fresh scrambled - they were barely warm, rubbery and unseasoned. Otherwise a continental breakfast. And if you are thinking about their surf and turf, I... More

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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72 reviews 72 reviews
55 hotel reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at the Chilkoot Trail Outpost for two nights during June 2014. The Outpost is located at the end of a really scenic drive along the 7 mile Dyea Road, at the end you can (if you're lucky) spot bears grazing and harbor seals bobbing! Kathy (our host) welcomed us to the property and talked us through the package... More

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Barnstaple, United Kingdom
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38 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was our first taste of Alaksan hospitality and we were not disappointed one bit. Off the beaten track of the Skagway tourist trap it is well worth the extra couple of miles to travel to this excellent cabin based B&B location in Dyea. The hosts, Kathy and Fred, are genuinely delighted to welcome their guests. Nothing, it seems, is... More

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Newcastle, Wyoming
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This modern and comfortable bed and breakfast is located 7 miles from Skagway and near the Chilkoot trail head. The location is beautiful and Kathy and Fred do their utmost to make your stay pleasant and comfortable. The food is delicious and the cabins comfortable, with WiFi available. The location and care of the hosts make the drive from Skagway... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I booked a room for my parents for our two days stay in Alaska. These hosts were the most gracious and welcoming hosts I've ever dealt with. Wow. From the moment we registered they were friendly, accommodating, welcoming and whatever else fits. The room we booked was quaint but fully loaded and there isn't anything else needed for a vacation... More

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Markham, Canada
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

We booked a two-day stay at Chilkoot Trail Outpost on an impulse based on a strong recommendation from friends who live in Whitehorse, Yukon. It was one of the best decisions we made during our10-day vacation. Cathy and Fred took care of everything including booking us on the Fjord Express from Skagway to Juneau as well at the White Pass... More

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dallas, texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

What a delight to discover with the help of tripadvisor.com this quiet and spectacular setting near the somewhat crowded and hectic scene of Skagway. Highly recommended for the scenic 8-9 mile drive from Skagway and the fascinating history of nearby (2-3 miles) Chilkoot trailhead and Dyea ghost town. Rental car definitely needed. Extremely friendly, gracious and knowledgable hosts. Guest cabin... More

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Carcross, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

We had the most wonderful experience visiting last week end, my grand daughters and I. The chilkoot trail Outpost is a sacred place that will nourish you mind, body and soul. I long to go back , thank you

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Address: 7 Mile Dyea Road, Skagway, AK 99840
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Location: United States > Alaska > Skagway
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — Chilkoot Trail Outpost 2*

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Located at the famous Chilkoot Trail, your local Outpost hosts, the Hosford family, pledge a one of-a-kind Alaskan experience in lodging. We will be happy to assist you in planning your stay to maximize you visit. Enjoy the beautiful landscape where the ocean meets the river surrounded by snow-capped mountains. Distinguished in Alaska Business magazine, the Outpost was named among the top 15 high-end accommodations Alaska Style. Comforts include a hearty full Alaskan breakfast, cooking gazebo, bicycles, s'mores by the campfire, wi/fi, satellite TV, in-room coffee/treats, microwave, fridge and private baths. New in 2012, 1800 Sq Ft Retreat and Convention Center. ... more   less 
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