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Free Wifi
Free parking
Non-smoking hotel
Pets Allowed
Breakfast included
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Reviewed September 17, 2018

We stayed in the top floor unit for two nights and we were the only ones there - perfect situation for a restful stay. The location of River House is fantastic! Wonderful views across the water, eagles soaring by every other minute, quiet and private...More

Date of stay: July 2018
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Response from Deborah V, Owner at River HouseResponded September 19, 2018

Hi, AKTraveler50 Thanks for your thoughtful (if somewhat disturbing) review. I'm terrifically sorry that River House was not spotless for you! It should have been. I wonder if you could please tell me when you stayed at River House. I've had several different people cleaning...More

Reviewed May 26, 2018 via mobile

Spent a couple of nights in the lower unit. Couldn't of been more comfortable. It is very quiet! You have all the essentials you need including a fridge, microwave and a hotplate. The bed was comfortable. Once you step outside the view can't be beat....More

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank LamarcheK
Reviewed November 13, 2017

We stayed a couple of nights in the upper unit. The view was unbeatable! The unit itself was perfect for our weekend getaway. Private, cozy and quiet while still only minutes from town. Highly recommend and we will definitely be back!

Date of stay: November 2017
Thank Kathryn M
Reviewed October 11, 2017

This is a fabulous place with fantastic views across the water where bald eagles soar and land, and we even caught glimpses of seals. The owners provided a telescope which was very useful on a daily basis. It is an unusual place in that the...More

Date of stay: August 2017
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Reviewed July 11, 2017

Spent a couple weeks in the lower unit. It was conveniently located just minutes from town along the river and beach trails. The studio was very clean and comfortable. Deb and Rufus were gracious and helpful hosts. Highly recommend!

Date of stay: June 2017
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Charming cottage on the mouth of the Chilkat River, where the fresh water meets the saltwater. Stunning river and mountain views, great wildlife viewing opportunities. Migrating birds, brown bears, moose, More wolves, coyotes, sea lions have all been seen. Spotting scope in upstairs unit. Close to town but feels miles away. BBQ; sauna. Open spring skiing through fall silvers and Eagle Fest.Fully equipped kitchen in one unit, mini-kitchen in the other. Living area, dining table, deck, picnic table, w/d. Three night minimum; pets on approval. Less
Hotel Amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Non-smoking hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Refrigerator in room
Room service
Breakfast included
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-smoking rooms
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-smoking rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
$90 - $150 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
United States > Alaska > Haines
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-smoking rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
$90 - $150 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
United States > Alaska > Haines


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Room & Suite (6)
Dining (4)
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"Upstairs is a must"
Oct 7, 2016
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