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Arctic Getaway Bed and Breakfast

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Fairbanks, Alaska
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

The cabins were adorable and comfortable. It was nice that there separate rooms for added privacy. Breakfast was excellent! I'm looking forward to taking my next group of clients to Wiseman! Thanks for the hospitality!

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Jacksonville, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016

I had an opportunity to stay at the Arctic Getaway Bed & Breakfast for a week this past winter. I was there with Patrick Endres Alaskan Photographic's photo tour to photograph the Northern Lights. The two bedroom cabin where I stayed was very comfortable. It included a kitchenette complete with a range for cooking. If you are staying for a... More 

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Melbourne
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016

There's not much more that I can add to the previous very positive reviews that describe Bernie and Uta's hospitality, well equipped cabins and quiet and pleasant remote environment. Their breakfasts are delicious but make sure that if you staying here, you bring something to cook for dinner, You will be far better off cooking your own food than eating... More 

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East Berkshire, Vermont
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2016 via mobile

My wife and I visited to become part of the 1% club of people who visit Alaska and venture north of the Arctic Circle. Lots of history in Wiseman and recommend if you visit, stop to see Jack. He is an incredible man living here for several years with knowledge of the earlier prospectors who panned for gold there an... More 

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Ludhiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2016

The population of Wiseman is 13 people. Yes 13. and yet to have a B&B here is just awesome. All Log Cabins , with Free majestic Views of Pristine Alaska. Nice cozy Beds. wow !! Cannot wait to be here soon and for a longer stint.

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Anchorage, Alaska
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2016

I've stayed at the cabins at Arctic Getaway a number of times, and it's always wonderful. The cabins are beautifully built, cozy, warm and clean. The hosts, Uta and Bernie are sweet, helpful, knowledgeable, fascinating... I love hearing their stories of living a subsistence lifestyle off the grid. March 2015 I saw the most amazing Aurora ever when staying with... More 

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Igloo8, Owner at Arctic Getaway Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Hi Linda, thank you for your kind review! We are glad you enjoyed your stays here and hoping to see you up here again soon! More 

Regina, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2015

We stayed here as part of a photo tour with Hugh Rose and Patrick Endres for several nights in Oct. The cabins are great, comfortable and rustic at the same time. The kitchen was stocked with tea & coffee, the bathroom full of towels, and the beds cozy and warm. Bernie & Uta are friendly and knowledgeable, and welcomed us... More 

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Igloo8, Owner at Arctic Getaway Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

We are glad you enjoyed your stay here and liked our cabins - for the meals though you have to thank Hugh&Patrick, we are only responsible for the breakfast! :) More 

San Carlos, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2015

Hosts Uta and Bernie are great people Wonderful rustic cabins and free home cooked breakfast Amazing location for outdoor activities. Close to a river and beautiful scenery Made it to Deadhorse and back in 8 hrs from here.

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Peshtigo, Wisconsin
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2015

We stayed here one night on September 9th. The place looks newly remodeled and has a rustic look to it but is a excellent place to stay. The owner greeted us and was very gracious. I would highly recommend this place and would definitely stay here again.

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Cologne, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015

We spent a week at the Arctic Getway in August 2015. Uta and Berni were perfect Hosts!!! They shared their immense knowledge about Wiseman and the wilderness. Besides of stories about wildlife and hunting they had plenty of suggestions where to hike, to canoe, and where to go by car for a day ride/hike. Breakfast was delicious, served in the... More 

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  • Free Parking
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Arctic Getaway Bed and Breakfast

Address: Dalton Highway, 17 miles north of Coldfoot, Wiseman, AK 99790
Location: United States > Alaska > Wiseman
Number of rooms: 3
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