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“lower unit”(4 reviews)
“couple weeks”(2 reviews)
“fantastic views”(2 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Rooms
Pets Allowed
Breakfast included
Room Service
Fitness center
Wheelchair access
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, wolves, coyotes, sea lions have all been seen. Spotting scope in upstairs unit...
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3 River Road, Haines, AK 99827
3.1 miles to Haines Municipal Airport
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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

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!

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

Thank Pikey1951
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!

Thank emilydelaney2
Reviewed October 7, 2016

The river house is all about its location. Close to Haines yet you feel very isolated and have the views all to yourself. We stayed in the upper apartment. I also saw the lower apartment. The difference is vast. If at all possible always stay...More

Thank Bubbavon
Response from Deborah V, Owner at River HouseResponded October 30, 2016

Thanks for the great review, and the awesome photos! You got some good ones. And thanks for being so good natured and accommodating about my temporary lapse on your staying here at my home (tip: don't get old!). Hope to see you back here again!...More

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Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free Parking
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
Price range
$90 - $150 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Price range
$90 - $150 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveler (19)
Room & Suite (6)
Dining (4)
Pool & Beach (4)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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